Protestantism in Michigan: Being a Special History of the Methodist Episcopal Church and Incidentally of Other Denominations : Notices of the Origin and Growth of the Principal Towns and Cities of the State, Biographical Sketches of Many Prominent Pastors and Laymen Connected with the Birth and Growth of Protestantism in Michigan
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Page 336 - For ye may all prophesy one by one, that all may learn, and all may be comforted.
Page 224 - It was my guide, my light, my all, it bade my dark forebodings cease ; and through the storm and danger's thrall it led me to the port of peace. Now safely moored — my perils o'er, I'll sing, first in night's diadem, for ever and for evermore, the Star— The Star of Bethlehem...
Page 276 - FOR an overcoming faith To cheer my dying hours, To triumph o'er the monster, Death, And all his frightful powers ! 2 Joyful with all the strength I have, My quivering lips should sing, "Where is thy boasted victory, grave, And where the monster's sting?
Page 371 - Jesus can make a dying bed Feel soft as downy pillows are, While on his breast I lean my head, And breathe my life out sweetly there.
Page 196 - In My Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and receive you to Myself; that where I am, there you may be also.
Page 119 - ... that had been imported — were emptied into the bay, without the least injury to other property. " All things were conducted with great order, decency, and perfect submission to government.
Page 224 - Deep horror then my vitals froze, death-struck, -I ceased the tide to stem; when suddenly a star arose — it was the Star of Bethlehem.
Page 369 - No chilling winds nor pois'nous breath Can reach that healthful shore ; Sickness and sorrow, pain and death, Are felt and fear'd no more.
Page 119 - On the instant a shout was heard at the porch ; the warwhoop resounded ; a body of men, forty or fifty...