Leon; or, Old Paul's treasure

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Page 206 - THERE is a land of pure delight, Where saints immortal reign, Infinite day excludes the night, And pleasures banish pain. 2 There everlasting spring abides, And never-withering flowers : Death, like a narrow sea, divides This heavenly land from ours.
Page 41 - God, before whom my fathers Abraham and Isaac did walk, the God which fed me all my life long unto this day : the angel which redeemed me from all evil, bless the lads...
Page 176 - Then since the Lord retaineth His love for children still, Though now as King He reigneth On Zion's heavenly hill, We'll flock around His banner Who sits upon the throne, And sing aloud, Hosanna ! To David's royal son.
Page 207 - IMMAJTDEL'S ground, And soon shall hear the trumpet sound, And then we shall with JESUS reign, And never, never part again. What ! never part again ? No ! never part again : And then we shall with JESUS reign, And never, never part again.
Page 24 - ... extreme jealousy and suspicion. When they visit it is, generally speaking, in an unfriendly way — literally to plunder and devour each other. And of all the peoples of East Africa none had stood so much aloof from others, none had maintained their exclusiveness so rigidly as the Gallas. Hitherto their hand had been against every man and every man's hand against them ; they were the Ishmaelites — the Bedouins, if you please — of Africa. They were regarded, not only as a brave and powerful,...

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