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Page 74 - IV THE ORGANIC UNITY OF THE FAMILY "The children gather wood, and the fathers kindle the fire, and the women knead dough, to make cakes to the queen of heaven, and to pour out drink offerings unto other gods, that they may provoke me to anger."—JEREMIAH vii. 18.
Page 52 - and warmeth them in the dust, and forgetteth that the foot may crush them, or that the wild beast may break them. She is hardened against her young ones, as though they were not hers, her labor is in vain without care [in our
Page 193 - WHEN AND WHERE THE NURTURE BEGINS "When I call to remembrance the unfeigned faith that is in thee, which dwelt first in thy grandmother Lois, and thy mother Eunice, and I am persuaded that in thee also."—II
Page 332 - 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 136 - the saints which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ"; and this, again, makes a like distribution; addressing the classes of husbands, wives, fathers, mothers, children, servants, and masters, all as being included in the church at
Page 163 - when he sojourned in the land of promise, as in a strange country, dwelling in tents with Isaac and Jacob, heirs with him of the same promise.
Page 315 - THE CHRISTIAN TEACHING OF CHILDREN "But continue thou in the things which thou hast learned and hast been assured of, knowing of whom thou hast learned
Page 130 - of Paul to the Ephesians and Colossians. These epistles are formally inscribed to churches or Christian brotherhoods— "to the saints, which are at Ephesus, and to the faithful in Christ Jesus"—"to the saints