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answered Madeleine asked Madeleine Auvergne Bignon calm calmly Catherine Cherson child churchyard cottage countenance cure Dame Ursula death deep deleine Detrimont doctor door Dubois earnestly exclaimed eyes faith farewell fear feel felt five hundred francs gave gazed gentle give glance grave grief hand happy heard heart heaven hill holy hospital of Mont-Saint-Jean hour Jean Renaud Jeanne knew leine leine's Lise live look and smile Madame Madeleine looked Madeleine's mairie Mandrin Marie Michon Marie's Maurice mayor Michel mind Mont Mont-Saint Morel morning Mother Pierre neighbouring never notary observed once pale passed pause poor priest replied Madeleine rich Saint Martin's Day Saint-Jean seemed sick silent smile snow soon sorrow speak spoke surprise tell thought thousand francs told tone took uttered village whilst whole widow wish woman words young girl
Page 71 - Christian soul, from this world, in the name of God the Father Almighty, who created thee; in the name of Jesus Christ, the son of the living God, who suffered for thee; in the name of the Holy Ghost, who has been poured out upon thee...
Page 296 - Now Thou dost dismiss Thy servant, O Lord, according to Thy word, in peace; because mine eyes have seen Thy salvation, which Thou hast prepared before the face of all peoples : a light to the revelation of the Gentiles, and the glory of Thy people Israel.
Page 71 - DEPART, Christian soul, out of this world, in the name of God the Father Almighty, who created thee ; in the name of Jesus Christ, Son of 'the living God, who suffered for thee ; in the name of the Holy Ghost, who sanctified thee ; in the name of the angels, archangels, thrones, and dominations, cherubim and seraphim ; in the name of the patriarchs and prophets, of the holy apostles and evangelists, of the holy martyrs and confessors, of the holy monks and hermits, of the holy virgins, and of all...
Page 95 - ... as though it were the most natural thing in the world.'
Page 61 - Well, but what is to be done?" asked Madeleine, sorely puzzled. "I know not," abruptly answered the widow; "I am a poor, ignorant woman : how should I ? But there are wise men in the land paid to find out every thing ; let them find out that.
Page 28 - I have gleaned this short sketch, we read : " Though free from mystic tendencies, Madeleine delighted in mental prayer, which to her was thought. It was besides the only mode in which she could relieve her heart, from the many feelings with which it was crowded. No one in Mont Saint Jean could have understood her.