A Mission in China

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Oliphant, Anderson & Ferrier, 1907 - Missions - 293 pages
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OCLC Number: 5060511
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Missions -- China.
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Page 69 - Agree with thine adversary quickly, whiles thou art in the way with him ; lest the adversary deliver thee to the judge, and the judge deliver thee to the officer, and thou be cast into prison ; verily I say unto thee, thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid the uttermost farthing.
Page 69 - officer, and thou be cast into prison ; verily I say unto thee, thou shalt by no means come out thence, till thou hast paid the uttermost farthing. If any man sue thee at law to take away thy coat, let him have
Page 9 - which we did eat in Egypt freely ; the cucumbers, and the melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlic ; but now our soul is dried away.
Page 220 - that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in,
Page 177 - and his learning will not be solid ; hold faithfulness and sincerity as first principles ; have no friends not equal to yourself ; when you have faults, do not fear to abandon them. The superior man thinks of virtue, the small man thinks of comfort. The superior man is
Page 249 - There was something chaotic and complete before the birth of heaven and earth. How still it was and formless, standing alone, and undergoing no change ; proceeding everywhere, and in no danger of being exhausted ! It may be regarded as the mother of all things. I do not know its name, but designate it Tao
Page 113 - And there were set six waterpots of stone, after the manner of the purifying of the Jews, containing two or three firkins apiece.
Page 224 - may be shot by the arrow. But there is the dragon. I cannot tell how he mounts on the wind through the clouds, and rises to heaven. To-day I have seen Lao-tsz, and can only compare him
Page 224 - swim, and how animals can run. But the runner may be snared, the swimmer may be hooked, and the flier may be shot by the arrow. But there is the dragon. I cannot tell how he mounts on the wind through the clouds, and rises to heaven. To-day I have seen
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