John Penry, the pilgrim martyr

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Page 90 - Wherefore come out from among them, and be ye separate, saith the LORD, and touch not the unclean thing; and I will receive you, And will be a Father unto you, and ye shall be my sons and daughters saith the LORD Almighty...
Page 65 - Let your conversation be without covetousness; and be content with such things as ye have : for he hath said, " I will never leave thee, nor forsake thee." So that we may boldly say, "The Lord is my helper, and I will not fear what man shall do unto me.
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Page 199 - I was with my lot — and content I am, and shall be, with my undeserved and untimely death : beseeching the Lord, that it be not laid to the charge of any creature in this land — for I do, from my heart, forgive all those that seek my life, as I desire to be forgiven in...
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Page 197 - Thracian, forget mine own danger ; but my loyalty to my prince did I never forget. And being now to end my days before I am come to the one half of my years, in the likely course of nature, I leave the success of...

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