Saint Francis of Assisi: A Biography

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Longmans, Green, and Company, 1912 - 428 pages

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Page 327 - Bring my soul out of prison, that I may praise thy name: the righteous shall compass me about; for thou shalt deal bountifully with me.
Page 44 - For whom he foreknew, he also predestinated to be made conformable to the image of his Son; that he might be the firstborn amongst many brethren.
Page 326 - Peter saith unto him, Lord, dost thou wash my feet? Jesus answered and said unto him, What I do thou knowest not now; but thou shalt know hereafter. Peter saith unto him, Thou shalt never wash my feet. Jesus answered him, If I wash thee not, thou hast no part with me.
Page 259 - Then the master of the house, being angry, said to his servant, go out quickly into the streets, and lanes of the city, and bring in hither the poor, and the maimed, and the halt, and the blind.
Page 325 - Now before the feast of the Passover, when Jesus O knew that his hour had come to depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own who were in the world, he loved them to the end.
Page 44 - Brethren, we are debtors, not to the flesh, to live according to the flesh ; for if you live according to the flesh, you shall die ; but if by the spirit you mortify the deeds of the flesh, you shall live.
Page 66 - All these have I kept from my youth, what is yet wanting to me ? 21 JESUS saith to him: If thou wilt be perfect, go, sell what thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shall have treasure in heaven : and come, follow me.
Page 326 - Ye call me Master and Lord: and ye say well; for so I am. If I then, your Lord and Master, have washed your feet; ye also ought to wash one another's feet. For I have given you an example, that ye should do as I have done to you.
Page 58 - And as ye go, preach, saying, The kingdom of heaven is at hand. Heal the sick, raise the dead, cleanse the lepers, cast out devils.
Page 327 - I cried to the Lord with my voice: with my voice I made supplication to the Lord.

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