Memoirs of John Quincy Adams: Comprising Portions of His Diary from 1795 to 1848, Volume 12

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J.B. Lippincott & Company, 1877 - United States
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Page 194 - Jesus saith unto him, Thou hast said. Nevertheless I say unto you, hereafter shall ye see the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, and coming in the clouds of heaven.
Page 36 - Convention you represent for the Presidency of the United States, for four years from the 4th of March next, has been received.
Page 287 - I am Alpha and. Omega, the beginning and the ending, saith the Lord, which is, and which was, and which is to come, the Almighty.
Page 287 - ALAS ! how swift the moments fly ! How flash the years along ! Scarce here, yet gone already by, The burden of a song. See childhood, youth, and manhood pass, And age, with furrowed brow ; Time was— Time shall be— drain the glassBut where in Time is now...
Page 273 - Behold, the LORD thy God hath set the land before thee : go up and possess it, as the LORD God of thy fathers hath said unto thee ; fear not, neither be discouraged.
Page 270 - Upon calls of the House, or in taking the yeas and nays on any question, the names of the members shall be called alphabetically, except that "Mr. Speaker
Page 194 - And said. This fellow said, I am able to destroy the temple of God, and to build it in three days.
Page 116 - Houses is assembled, and ready to receive any communication he may be pleased to make them.
Page 232 - That the President of the United States forthwith cause notice to be given to the government of Great Britain that the convention between the United States and Great Britain concerning the territory of Oregon of the sixth of August, 1827...
Page 51 - The annexation of Texas to this Union is the first step to the conquest of all Mexico, of the West India Islands, of a maritime, colonizing, slave-tainted monarchy, and of extinguished freedom.