A bright sunset; or, Recollections of the last days of a young football player [W.E. Riddell, by C.E.L. Riddell].

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Page 141 - SLEEP on, beloved, sleep, and take thy rest ; Lay down thy head upon thy Saviour's breast : We love thee well ; but Jesus loves thee best...
Page 86 - Peace, perfect peace, with loved ones far away ? In Jesus' keeping we are safe and they.
Page 100 - So nigh, so very nigh to God, I cannot nearer be ; For in the person of His Son, I am as near as He.
Page 128 - Tsidkenu seem'd nothing to me. Like tears from the daughters of Zion that roll, I wept when the waters went over his soul ; Yet thought not that my sins had nail'd to the tree Jehovah Tsidkenu — 'twas nothing to me.
Page 142 - The hour is coming, in the which all that are in their graves shall hear the voice of the Son of man, and shall come forth; they that have done good, unto the resurrection of life, and they that have done evil, unto the resurrection of damnation (John v.
Page 100 - By nature and by practice far, How very far from God ! Yet now, by grace, brought nigh to him, Through faith in Jesus
Page 128 - I ONCE was a stranger to grace and to God ; I knew not my danger, and felt not my load ; Though friends spoke in rapture of Christ on the tree, Jehovah, my Saviour, seemed nothing to me.
Page 69 - Father, I will that those whom thou hast given me be with me where I am, that they may behold my glory...
Page 142 - Until made beautiful by Love Divine, Thou, in the likeness of Thy Lord shalt shine, And He shall bring that golden crown of thine — Good-night ! Only " good-night," beloved — not
Page 128 - When free grace awoke me, by light from on high, Then legal fears shook me, I trembled to die; No refuge, no safety in self could I see, — Jehovah Tsidkenu my Saviour must be.

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