Through the Postern Gate: A Romance in Seven Days

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G. P. Putnam's sons, 1912 - 269 pages

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Page 245 - And they said among themselves, "Who shall roll us away the stone from the door of the sepulchre?" And when they looked, they saw that the stone was rolled away: for it was very great.
Page 272 - An ideal love story — one that justifies the publishing business, refreshes the heart of the reviewer, strengthens faith in the outcome of the great experiment of putting humanity on earth. The Rosary is a rare book, a source of genuine delight.
Page 246 - The eighth Sunday after Trinity. The Collect. OGod, whose never-failing providence ordereth all things both in heaven and earth ; we humbly beseech thee to put away from us all hurtful things, and to give us those things which are profitable for us, through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Page 249 - And entering into the sepulchre, they saw a young man sitting on the right side, clothed in a long white garment; and they were affrighted.
Page 255 - Already in our society there is a favored class who need take no thought for the morrow— what they shall eat, or what they shall drink, or wherewithal they shall be clothed.
Page 231 - I shall conclude this paper with three specimens, classed by Mr. Turner as " The Pastoral," " The Amatory," and "The Inviatory." The second is omitted in Ritson's Garland, and the others contain different readings :— " The Pastoral. " Little boy Bluet, come blow me your horn ; The cow 's in the meadow, the sheep in the corn, But where is the little boy tenting the sheep 1 He 's under the haycock fast asleep.
Page 71 - ... kept back His next work to another day, it would follow that for the remainder of a day He would have ceased from working and left it vacant, which would be superfluous. The day, therefore, of the preceding work is one with the day of the work that follows. On the contrary, It is written (Gen. i), The evening and the morning were the second day . . . the third day, and so on.
Page 98 - And as he said this, he took both her hands in his, and looked into her eyes beseechingly.
Page 102 - And the earth brought forth grass, and herb yielding seed after his kind, and the tree 32 yielding fruit, whose seed was in itself, after his kind: and GOD (Elohim- Father, Son, Holy Spirit) saw that it was good. 13. And the evening and the morning were the third day. The Fourth Day- Sun, Moon and Stars for Lights, Time Signs and Seasons AO 14. And GOD (Elohim- Father, Son, Holy Spirit) said, 30 shamayim- the heavens 3 ' dasha'- sprout, bring forth 32 Think of Calvary- the tree producing fruit Lord*-...

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