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Page 297 - Jesus answered them, and said, My doctrine is not mine, but his that sent me. If any man will do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it be of God, or whether I speak of myself.
Page 387 - personality for so long. It is, perhaps, the dealing with mountaineer life which suggests Craddock so quickly, and the new author does not suffer by the comparison. The conversations, while perfectly natural, are full of a rough romance that suggests the skill of George Eliot in putting the sharpest wisdom and the most poetic poetr/ into the mouths of the least cultivated of her men and women. " Though the great charm of the book is in wise, or witty, or tender touches like these, there is quite...
Page 296 - O God, if there be a God, save my soul, if I have a soul !' This was followed by a general laugh.
Page 23 - Father; whence he shall come to judge the quick and the dead ; and in the Holy Ghost...
Page 387 - is worked out so beautifully, with sucl natural and such artistic touch, and the whole plot is set in such a frame of delicate and charming work, that the treatment goes for more than the subject, although the reader is certainly absorbed in finding out the result.
Page 62 - No man can come to Me, except the Father, who hath sent Me, draw Him : and I will raise him up in the last day.