Missionary life in Samoa: as exhibited in the journals of the late George Archibald Lundie, during the revival in Tutuila in 1840-41

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Robert Carter, 1846 - Missions - 313 pages
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Missions -- Samoan Islands.

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Page 135 - And 1 will bring the third part through the fire, and will refine them as silver is refined, and will try them as gold is tried : they shall call on my name, and I will hear them : I will say, It is my people : and they shall say, The LORD in my God.
Page 251 - ... lead me on; I loved to choose and see my path; but now lead thou me on. I loved the garish day, and, spite of fears, pride ruled my will: remember not past years. So long thy power hath...
Page 307 - How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of him that bringeth good tidings, that publisheth peace; that bringeth good tidings of good, that publisheth salvation; that saith unto Zion, Thy God reigneth!
Page 157 - See, the Lord hath called by name Bezaleel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, of the tribe of Judah ; and he hath filled him with the spirit of God, in wisdom, in understanding, and in knowledge, and in all manner of workmanship...
Page 236 - Go labour on ! thy hands are weak, Thy knees are faint, thy soul cast down ; Yet falter not ; the prize is near, The throne, the kingdom, and the crown...
Page 83 - William ;' and those who witnessed it will not forget the stunning and agonizing effect which the news of his death produced. The man seemed at once unhinged ; he dropped his paddle, and bowed his head and wept.
Page 69 - Ascended in safety, and tools were held in readiness to cut away the mast, should that be necessary. Many an anxious eye watched the steady descent of the weather-glass ; and many a look and prayer went up to Him that rides upon the storm. At a quarter to twelve, the mercury began to rise ; by one, the rain had ceased, the wind was not perceptibly abated, but the sun sent down a few feeble rays to cheer our hearts, and lead to hope for better things. By two he shone warm and smiling, and by four...
Page 126 - ... a few minutes, when the house seemed to shake, and the Spirit to dart his arrows of conviction with such a powerful hand, that the whole place was on the move. Women were carried out by dozens, convulsed and struggling, so as to drive five or six men about like trees in the wind, who were exerting all their strength to hold and convey them away.
Page 158 - And whatsoever ye do, in word or in deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through him.
Page 157 - Nevertheless I am continually with thee : thou hast holden me by my right hand. 24 Thou shalt guide me with thy counsel, and afterward receive me to glory.

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