A History of Germany: From the Invasion of Germany by Marius to the Battle of Leipzic, 1813 : on the Plan of Mrs. Markham's Histories, for the Use of Young Persons
J. Murray, 1847 - Germany - 480 pages
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Page 217 - What shall we say then ? Shall we continue in sin, that grace may abound ? God forbid. How shall we, that are dead to sin, live any longer therein...
Page 271 - But when they shall lead you, and deliver you up. take no thought beforehand what ye shall speak, neither do ye premeditate: but whatsoever shall be given you in that hour, that speak ye: for it is not ye that speak, but the Holy Ghost.
Page 299 - Into thy hands I commend my spirit : .for thou hast redeemed me, O Lord, thou God of truth.
Page 443 - Land ! So weit die deutsche Zunge klingt Und Gott im Himmel Lieder singt, Das soll es sein!
Page 471 - In London ladies of the highest rank contended for the honour of a kiss from the smoky mouth of the old general ; who would sit for hours together at his window, tranquilly enjoying his pipe, and nodding kindly to the crowds who besieged his lodgings throughout the day. On the 18th of the following June Napoleon was defeated at Waterloo, and having surrendered himself to Captain Maitland of the Bellerophon, was conveyed a prisoner to the island of St. Helena, where he died on the 5th of May, 1821.
Page 273 - And when he had thus spoken, one of the officers which stood by struck Jesus with the palm of his hand, saying, Answerest thou the high priest so ? 23 Jesus answered him, If I have spoken evil, bear witness of the evil : but if well, why smitest thou me?
Page 485 - The style of this astonishing production is so clear and unaffected, and conveys, with so much simplicity, so great a mass of profound knowledge, that it should be placed in the hands of every youth, the moment he has mastered the general rudiments of edu.
Page 104 - I have loved righteousness and hated iniquity — therefore do I die in exile.