Moss-side by Marion Harland, Volumen19

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Página 201 - Ye fearful saints, fresh courage take, The clouds ye so much dread, Are big with mercy, and shall break In blessings on your head.
Página 136 - GOD is the refuge of his saints, When storms of sharp distress invade ; Ere we can offer our complaints, Behold him present with his aid. 2 Let mountains from their seats be hurled Down to the deep, and buried there ; Convulsions shake the solid world, Our faith shall never yield to fear.
Página 11 - Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!
Página 126 - Surely he hath borne our griefs, And carried our sorrows : Yet we did esteem him stricken, Smitten of God, and afflicted. "But he was wounded for our transgressions, He was bruised for our iniquities : The chastisement of our peace was laid upon him ; And with his stripes we are healed.
Página 154 - Thou shall have fame ! Oh, mockery ! give the reed From storms a shelter — give the drooping vine Something round which its tendrils may entwine — Give the parched flower a rain-drop, and the meed Of love's kind words to woman!
Página 94 - Till the air is dark with pinions. -So disasters come not singly ; •But as if they watched and waited, Scanning one another's motions, When <he first descends, the others Follow, follow, gathering flock-wise Round their victim, sick and wounded, First a shadow, then -a sorrow, Till the air is dark with anguish.
Página 133 - I would not have you ignorant, brethren, concerning them which are asleep, that ye sorrow not even as others which have no hope, for if we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so them also which sleep in Jesus will God bring with him.
Página 234 - Unless another master-hand like Carleton's should appear, it is in his pages, and his alone, that future generations must look for the truest and fullest picture of the Irish peasantry, who will ere long have passed away from the troubled land, and from the records of history."— Edinburgh Review, Oct.
Página 127 - Take as much time as you like, and tell me in your own way, dear." " Mamma showed me that part of this was fulfilled while Our Saviour was upon earth — in His works and sufferings, and his being despised and rejected by the Jews, His own people, who did not believe that He was wounded for their transgressions and bruised for their iniquities, when He died upon the cross to save them. They thought that He was smitten by God for his own sins ; that He was as wicked as the two thieves they crucified...
Página 233 - Prescott's Works in point of style rank with the ablest English historians, and paragraphs may be found in which the grace and elegance of Addison are combined with Robertson's cadence and Gibson's brilliancy.

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