The foot of the Cross; or, The sorrows of Mary

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Thomas Richardson and Son, 1858 - Sorrows of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Devotion to - 492 pages
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Page 87 - And Simeon blessed them, and said to Mary His mother : ' Behold, this Child is set for the fall and for the resurrection of many in Israel, and for a sign which shall be contradicted ; and thy own soul a sword shall pierce, that, out of many hearts, thoughts may be revealed.
Page 84 - And it was revealed unto him by the Holy Ghost, that he should not see death before he had seen the Lord's Christ.
Page 195 - And he went down with them, and came to Nazareth, and was subject unto them : but his mother kept all these sayings in her heart. And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and man.
Page 315 - The voice of the Lord is upon the waters: the God of glory thundereth: the Lord is upon many waters.
Page 323 - O all ye that pass by the way, attend, and see if there be any sorrow like to my sorrow : for he hath made a vintage of me, as the Lord spoke in the day of his fierce anger.
Page 322 - From above hath he sent fire into my bones, and it prevaileth against them : he hath spread a net for my feet ; he hath turned me back : he hath made me desolate and faint all the day.
Page 210 - But there are also many other things which JESUS did : which, if they were written every one, the world itself I think, would not be able to contain the books that should be written.
Page 194 - And he said to them: How is it that you sought me? Did you not know that I must be about my Father's business?
Page 151 - ... whistling wind, or a melodious noise of birds among the spreading branches, or a pleasing fall of water running violently, or a terrible sound of stones cast down, or a running that could not be seen of skipping beasts, or a roaring voice of most savage wild beasts, or a rebounding echo from the hollow mountains; these things made them to swoon for fear. For the whole world shined with clear light...
Page 80 - And they sat with him on the ground seven days and seven nights, and no one spoke a word to him, for they saw that his suffering was very great.

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