The Haunted Heart

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Appleton, 1915 - 395 pages

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Page 181 - Set me as a seal upon thine heart, as a seal upon thine arm: for love is strong as death; jealousy is cruel as the grave: the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehement flame.
Page 89 - The heart of the wise is in the house of mourning ; but the heart of fools is in the house of mirth.
Page 319 - ... like my peers The heroes of old, Bear the brunt, in a minute pay glad life's arrears Of pain, darkness and cold. For sudden the worst turns the best to the brave, The black minute's at end, And the elements' rage, the fiend-voices that rave, Shall dwindle, shall blend, Shall change, shall become first a peace out of pain, Then a light, then thy breast, O thou soul of my soul ! I shall clasp thee again, And with God be the rest...
Page 306 - For this cause shall a man leave father and mother, and shall cleave to his wife, and they two shall be in one flesh. Therefore now they are not two, but one flesh. What therefore God hath joined together, let no man put asunder.
Page 199 - For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor powers, nor things present, nor things to come ; nor might, nor height, nor depth, nor any other creature, shall be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Page 256 - Whose harvest the hungry eateth up, And taketh it even out of the thorns, And the robber swalloweth up their substance.
Page 385 - ... name of the patriarchs and prophets, of the holy apostles and evangelists, of the holy martyrs and confessors, of the holy monks and hermits, of the holy virgins, and of all the saints of God. Let thy place be this day in peace, and thy abode in holy Sion, through Christ our Lord. Amen. God of mercy ! God of goodness ! O God. who, according to the multitude of thy mercies, forgivest the sins of such as repent, and graciously remittest the guilt of their past offences, mercifully regard this thy...
Page 306 - And the Pharisees coming to him asked him: Is it lawful for a man to put away his wife?
Page 352 - Love watcheth, and sleeping slumbereth not. When weary it is not tired ; when straitened it is not constrained ; when frightened it is not disturbed ; but like a vivid flame and a burning torch, it mounteth upwards, and securely passeth through all. Whosoever loveth knoweth the cry of this voice.
Page 134 - Instinctively she felt that if it were to be done at all, it must be rushed.

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