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Page 156 - And it shall come to pass in that day, I will hear, saith the Lord, I will hear the heavens, and they shall hear the earth; and the earth shall hear the corn, and the wine, and the oil; and they shall hear Jezreel.
Page 22 - Then he which had received the one talent came and said, Lord, I knew thee that thou art an hard man, reaping where thou hast not sown, and gathering where thou hast not strawed : and I was afraid, and went and hid thy talent in the earth : lo, there thou hast that is thine.
Page 41 - This is the true use of the heroic, of a life transcending life's ordinary possibilities. Such a life is a direct call upon the soul, saying, " Friend, come up higher ;" and the heart recognizes its voice, and exults in it, claims it as the voice of kindred risen to a more exalted sphere. It is like air from a mountain summit, where we could not live, and yet which seems our native air and braces us in every nerve.
Page 97 - and a time comes to the soul when individualism becomes cramping, narrowing ; when we feel conscious that we cannot breathe and move freely either in work or prayer, except through the universal organic whole.' ' What,' I resumed, ' is Christianity itself, but living to the whole instead of living to the part ? It gives the heart Christ instead of self for its spring and centre ; it says unto it, " Behold the Man ;" not Paul now, nor Apollos, not even Christ Jesus himself as a man ; if we have known...
Page 152 - So the heathen shall fear the name of the Lord, and all the kings of the earth thy glory. When the Lord shall build up Zion, he shall appear in his glory.
Page 149 - Mere spirituality seems to exhaust the soil that rears it, so that Christianity must always gain much from extraneous sources. It does so, in our own day, from science and general social progress. These are its friends, though sometimes disguised ones ; and Christ still gathers where he did not straw, and reaps where he did not sow.
Page 52 - And as is the earthy, such are they also that are earthy; and as is the heavenly, such are they also that are heavenly. And as we have borne the image of the earthy, we shall also bear the image of the heavenly.