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Page 32 - The Greek Testament: with a critically revised Text; a Digest of Various Readings; Marginal References to verbal and Idiomatic Usage; Prolegomena; and a Critical and Exegetical Commentary. For the Use of Theological Students and Ministers, By HENRY ALFORD, DD, Dean of Canterbury. Vol. I., containing the Four Gospels.
Page 2 - Must stand acknowledged, while the world shall stand, The most important and effectual guard, Support and ornament of virtue's cause. There stands the messenger of truth : there stands The legate of the skies ! His theme divine, His office sacred, his credentials clear. By him the violated law speaks out Its thunders ; and by him, in strains as sweet As angels use, the gospel whispers peace.
Page 2 - I venerate the man, whose heart is warm, Whose hands are pure, whose doctrine and whose life Coincident exhibit lucid proof That he is honest in the sacred cause.
Page 3 - His heart is as firm as a stone ; Yea, as hard as a piece of the nether millstone.
Page 16 - First Latin Writer, comprising Accidence, the Easier Rules of Syntax illustrated by copious Examples, and Progressive Exercises in Elementary Latin Prose, with Vocabularies. By GL BENNETT, MA , Head-Master of the High School, Plymouth; formerly Assistant-Master at Ruby School.
Page 36 - WAY OF LIFE : A Book of Prayers and Instruction for the Young at School, with a Preparation for Confirmation. Compiled by a Priest, i8mo.
Page 3 - Yet touched and shamed by ridicule alone." * 326-372 The pulpit, not satire, is the proper corrector of sin. A description of the true preacher and his office, followed by one of the false preacher, " the reverend advertiser of engraved sermons," 330 Strutting and vapouring. Cf. Macbeth, v. 5. " Life 's but a walking shadow, a poor player, That struts and frets his hour upon the stage, And then is heard no more ; it is a tale Told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, Signifying nothing.
Page 2 - Its thunders; and by him, in strains as sweet As angels use, the gospel whispers peace. He 'stablishes the strong, restores the weak, Reclaims the...
Page 30 - Recommended in the Guide to the Choice of Classical Books, by JB Mayor, MA, Professor of Classical Literature at King's College, late Fellow and Tutor of St. John's College, Cambridge. " Mr. Sidgwick has put on the title-pages of these modest little volumes the words * Rugby Edition,' but we shall be much mistaken if they do not find a far wider circulation.