Historic Manual of the Reformed Church in the United States

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Inquirer Printing Company, 1885 - Reformed Church - 433 pages
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Page 82 - And thou, Rochelle, our own Rochelle, proud city of the waters, Again let rapture light the eyes of all thy mourning daughters. As thou wert constant in our ills, be joyous in our joy, For cold, and stiff, and still are they who wrought thy walls annoy.
Page 88 - And the king answered the people roughly, and forsook the old men's counsel that they gave him ; and spake to them after the counsel of the young men, saying, My father made your yoke heavy, and I will add to your yoke ; my father also chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.
Page 126 - TESUS, my Redeemer, lives, •^ Christ, my trust, is dead no more ! In the strength this knowledge gives, Shall not all my fears be o'er ; Calm, though death's long night be fraught Still with many an anxious thought?
Page 232 - For thus saith the Lord, Ye have sold yourselves for nought; And ye shall be redeemed without money.
Page 380 - The harvest truly is great, but the laborers are few; pray ye therefore the Lord of the harvest, that he would send forth laborers into his harvest.
Page 371 - Enable us ever to realize that there is one body and one spirit, even as we are called in one hope of our calling ; one Lord, one faith, one baptism ; one God and Father of all, who is above all, and through all, and in us all...
Page 229 - In the Revolutionary war. Esteemed, respected, and supported by Washington, He gave military Skill and Discipline To the Citizen Soldiers, who, (Fulfilling the Decrees of Heaven,) Achieved the Independence of the United States. The highly polished Manners of the Baron were graced By the most noble Feelings of the Heart ; His Hand, open as Day to melting Charity, Closed only in the Grasp of Death.
Page 230 - Better is a poor and a wise child than an old and foolish king, who will no more be admonished.
Page 246 - College, any estate, in any messuage, lands, tenements, hereditaments, goods, chattels, moneys, and other effects, by gift, grant, bargain, sale, conveyance, assurance, will, devise, or bequest, of any person or persons whatsoever : Provided, The same do not exceed, in the whole, the yearly value of...
Page 127 - Jesus, my Redeemer, lives, And His life I soon shall see ; Bright the hope this promise gives ; Where He is, I too shall be. Shall I fear then? Can the Head Rise and leave the members dead?

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