The Life of Rev. Orange Scott: Compiled from His Personal Narrative, Correspondence, and Other Authentic Sources of Information. In Two Parts, Volumes 1-2

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C. Prindle and L. C. Matlack, 1847 - Abolitionists - 307 pages
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Page 279 - And at that time there was a great persecution against the church which was at Jerusalem ; and they were all scattered abroad throughout the regions of Judea and Samaria, except the apostles. 2 And devout men carried Stephen to his burial, and made great lamentation over him.
Page 89 - We declare that we are as much as ever convinced of the great evil of slavery ; therefore, no slaveholder shall be eligible to any official station in our Church hereafter ; where the laws of the state in which he lives will admit of emancipation, and permit the liberated slave to enjoy freedom.
Page 273 - My heart and my flesh faileth ; but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever.
Page 279 - Know ye not that there is a prince and a great man fallen this day in Israel?
Page 237 - ... clear as the sun, fair as the moon, and terrible as an army with banners...
Page 102 - How awesome is this place! This is none other than the house of God, and this is the gate of heaven.
Page 278 - shine as the brightness of the firmament, and as the stars for ever and ever.
Page 95 - Congress, which has full and exclusive power to abolish slavery in the District of Columbia and in the Territories, and to abolish the domestic as well as the foreign slave-trade, shrinks from touching the subject.
Page 65 - Come, let us meet together in some one of the villages in the plain of Ono. But they thought to do me mischief. 3 And I sent messengers unto them, saying, I am doing a great work, so that I cannot come down: why should the work cease, whilst I leave it, and come down to you?
Page 266 - O what are all my sufferings here, If, Lord, thou count me meet With that enraptured host to appear, And worship at thy feet ! Give joy or grief, give ease or pain, Take life or friends away, But let me find them all again In that eternal day.

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