Faithful and true; or, The Evans family, by the author of 'Win and wear'.

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T. Nelson and Sons, 1864 - 320 pages

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Page 208 - God, and whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.
Page 278 - A SIMPLE child That lightly draws its breath, And feels its life in every limb, What should it know of death ? I met a little cottage girl : She was eight years old she said ; Her hair was thick with many a curl That clustered round her head. She had a rustic, woodland air, And she was wildly clad ; Her eyes were fair, and very fair ; Her beauty made me glad. " Sisters and brothers, little maid ! How many...
Page 273 - Yes, for me, for me He careth With a brother's tender care ; Yes, with me, with me He shareth Every burden, every fear. Yes, o'er me, o'er me He watcheth — Ceaseless watcheth, night and day Yes, e'en me, e'en me He snatcheth From the perils of the way.
Page 273 - Yes, in me, in me, he dwelleth ; I in him and he in me ! And my empty soul he filleth, Here and through eternity. Thus I wait for his returning, Singing all the way to heaven ; Such the joyful song of morning, Such the tranquil song of even LIFE FEOM THE DEAD.
Page 254 - Wherefore is light given to him that is in misery, and life unto the bitter in soul; Which long for death, but it cometh not ; and dig for it more than for hid treasures; Which rejoice exceedingly, and are glad, when they can find the grave?
Page 275 - Then the presidents and princes sought to find occasion against Daniel concerning the kingdom; but they could find none occasion nor fault; forasmuch as he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him. Then said these men, We shall not find any occasion against this Daniel, except we find it against him concerning the law of his God.
Page 271 - And he ran unto Eli, and said, Here am I; for thou calledst me. And he said, I called not; lie down again.
Page 255 - Bless the Lord, O my soul ; and all that is within me, bless his holy name ; who forgiveth all thine iniquities, who healeth all thy diseases, who redeemeth thy life from destruction...
Page 274 - Mine eyes shall be upon the faithful of the land, that they may dwell with me : he that walketh in a perfect way, he shall serve me. 7 He that worketh deceit shall not dwell within my house : he that telleth Lies shall not tarry in my sight.
Page 277 - Well done, good and faithful servant! thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many. Enter thou into the joy of thy Lord!

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