A Memoir of the Rev. Henry Martyn

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Seeley, Burnside, and Seeley, 1844 - Christian biography - 446 pages
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Good reference for jews in shiraz, Bushehr, and other parts of Iran. He landed in Bushehr on the 22nd of may 1811.

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Page 61 - The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe.
Page 94 - The God of Abraham praise, At whose supreme command From earth I rise — and seek the joys At his right hand ; I all on earth forsake, Its wisdom, fame and power, And him my only portion make, My shield and tower.
Page 91 - And now, brethren, I commend you to God, and to the Word of His grace, Which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.
Page 109 - Tell me, O thou whom my soul loveth, where thou feedest, where thou makest thy flock to rest at noon...
Page 256 - And the Lord will create upon every dwelling place of mount Zion, and upon her assemblies, a cloud and smoke by day, and the shining of a flaming fire by night : for upon all the glory shall be a defence.
Page 98 - Two are better than one ; because they have a good reward for their labour. For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him up.
Page 100 - Blessed is the people that know the joyful sound: they shall walk, O Lord, in the light of thy countenance. In thy name shall they rejoice all the day: and in thy righteousness shall they be exalted.
Page 277 - An altar of earth thou shalt make unto me, and shalt sacrifice thereon thy burnt offerings, and thy peace offerings, thy sheep, and thine oxen : in all places where I record my name I will come unto thee, and I will bless thee.
Page 253 - O that I had wings like a dove ! then would I flee away and be at rest.
Page 139 - Seeing then that all these things shall be dissolved, what manner of persons ought ye to be in all holy conversation and godliness...

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