Over the water

Front Cover
0 Reviews

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 122 - For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called : but God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty...
Page 128 - And the eye cannot say unto the hand, I have no need of thee: nor again the head to the feet, I have no need of you.
Page 135 - I find in it all the qualities of excellence as a book : lucid, perspicuous at a glance, concise, correct ; completely fulfilling its purpose."— Thomas Carlyle.
Page 134 - Cleopatra's Needle. A History of the London Obelisk, with an Exposition of the Hieroglyphics. By the Rev. J. KING, Lecturer for the Palestine Exploration Fund. With Illustrations. Crown 8vo., 2s. 6d. cloth boards. " Mr. King's account of the monument seems fairly full and satisfactory.'* Saturday Review.
Page 134 - Prophecy : Its Nature and Evidence." Crown Svo. 5s. cloth boards. A clear concise statement, in the face of modern objections, of the argument for the authority of Scripture. For the student and general reader. Christian Ministry to the Young. A Book for Parents, Pastors, and Teachers. By SAMUEL G. GREEN, DD Crown Svo. 2s. cloth boards. " The author deserves hearty thanks for the freshness, earnestness, and skill which he has brought to bear upon his theme.
Page 131 - The Harvest Of a Quiet Eye ; or, Leisure Thoughts for Busy Lives. By the Rev. JR VERNON, MA, Rector of St.
Page 134 - By George Rawlinson. MA, Camden Professor of Ancient History, Oxford, and Canon of Canterbury, author of " The Origin of Nations," "The Five Great Monarchies,
Page 130 - Pictures from the German Fatherland. Drawn with Pen and Pencil. By the Rev. SAMUEL G. GREEN, DD With fine Engravings.
Page 135 - Illustrations. 6s. 6d. cloth boards. Worthies of Science. Memoirs of Christian Scientific Men. By the Rev. JOHN STOUGHTON, DD, Author of "Homes and Haunts of Luther," "Our English Bible,
Page 130 - THE RELIGIOUS TRACT SOCIETY'S LIST. ILLUSTRATED GIFT BOOKS. A New Edition, 8*. handsome cloth ; 25s. morocco elegant. English Pictures. Drawn with Pen and Pencil. By the late Rev. SAMUEL MANNING, LL.D., and the Rev. SG GREEN, DD With Coloured Frontispiece and numerous Wood Engravings.

Bibliographic information