The Twentieth Plane: A Psychic Revelation Reported by Albert Durrant Watson

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George W. Jacobs & Company, 1919 - Spirit writings - 312 pages

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Page 217 - The same day there came certain of the Pharisees, saying unto him, " Get thee out, and depart hence: for Herod will kill thee." And he said unto them, " Go ye, and tell that fox, Behold, I cast out devils, and I do cures to-day and to-morrow, and the third day I shall be perfected.
Page 128 - The world's great age begins anew, The golden years return, The earth doth like a snake renew Her winter weeds outworn: Heaven smiles, and faiths and empires gleam Like wrecks of a dissolving dream.
Page 118 - I look" for the hour when that supreme Beauty, which ravished the souls of those Eastern men, and chiefly of those Hebrews, and through their lips spoke oracles to all time, shall speak in the West also. The Hebrew and Greek Scriptures contain immortal sentences, that have been bread of life to millions. But they have no epical integrity; are fragmentary ; are not shown in their order to the intellect. I look for the new Teacher...
Page 137 - Oh ! pleasant, pleasant were the days, The time, when, in our childish plays, My sister Emmeline and I Together chased the butterfly ! A very hunter did I rush Upon the prey : — with leaps and springs I followed on from brake to bush ; But she, God love her ! feared to brush The dust from off its wings.
Page 137 - STAY near me— do not take thy flight ! A little longer stay in sight ! Much converse do I find in thee, Historian of my infancy; Float near me ; do not yet depart ! Dead times revive in thee : Thou bring'st, gay creature, as thou art ! A solemn image to my heart, My father's family...
Page 23 - And they know on the other hand, that if but one account of the intercourse of men with separate spirits be admitted, their whole castle in the air, Deism, Atheism, Materialism, falls to the ground.
Page 63 - ... which seem to watch ; these huge sobs ; these monsters glimpsed at; this roaring, disturbing these nights of darkness ; these furies, these frenzies, these tempests, these rocks, these shipwrecks, these fleets crushing each other, these human thunders mixed with divine thunders, this blood in...
Page 62 - These waves ; this ebb and flow ; this terrible go and come ; this noise of every gust ; these lights and shadows; these vegetations belonging to the gulf; this democracy of clouds in full hurricane; these eagles...
Page 215 - But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet ; and when thou hast shut the door, pray to thy Father which is in secret ; and thy Father, which seeth in secret, shall reward thee openly.
Page 107 - ... wrinkling of the waves, there was a sepulchral solemnity. Except the hostile whistling of the wind, everything was silent. The catastrophe was rising majestically from the depths. It seemed more like an apparition than an attack. Nothing moved on the rocks, nothing stirred on the ships.

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