Scenes from Life in Cairo: A Glimpse Behind the Curtain

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Seeley, Jackson, & Halliday, 1883 - Cairo (Egypt) - 293 pages

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Page 158 - Cast thy bread upon the waters, and thou shalt find it after many days.
Page 133 - By their fruits ye shall know them. Do men gather grapes of thorns, or figs of thistles ? Even so every good tree bringeth forth good fruit; but the corrupt tree bringeth forth evil fruit.
Page 238 - The law of thy mouth is dearer to me than thousands of gold and silver...
Page 154 - For with Thee is the fountain of life : and in Thy light we shall see light.
Page 293 - delight is in the law of the Lord shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water — his leaf shall not wither, he shall bring forth fruit in his season and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.
Page 65 - Behold, as the eyes of servants look unto the hand of their masters; and as the eyes of an handmaid look unto the hand of her mistress : so do our eyes wait upon the Lord our God, until he have mercy upon us.
Page 106 - Let him that is athirst come, and whosoever will let him drink of the water of life freely.
Page 272 - There is but one God, and Mohammed is the prophet of God," appears generally the most conspicuous.
Page 172 - Gentiles have stuck fast in the destruction which they prepared .... the wicked shall be turned into hell, and the nations that forget God,
Page 159 - Bless the Lord, O my soul, who healeth all thy diseases ; who redeemeth thy life from destruction...

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