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Page 316 - youth, when thou wast refused, saith thy God. For ( a small moment have I forsaken thee; < but .with great mercies will I gather thee. In a little wrath I hid my face from thee for a moment, but with everlasting kindness will I have mercy on thee, saith the Lord, thy redeemer."* „.. The
Page 162 - The Lord looketh from heaven ; He beholdeth all the sons of men. From the place of his habitation he looketh upon all the inhabitants of the earth. He fashioneth their hearts alike ; He considereth all their works.
Page 248 - Princes and lords may flourish and may fade, A breath can make them as a breath has made; But a bold peasantry, their country's pride, When once destroy'd, can never be supplied.
Page 56 - the ways of thy heart, and in the sight of thine eyes: but know thou, that for all these things God will bring thee into judgment.
Page 131 - The offering of Christ once made, is that perfect redemption, propitiation, and satisfaction for all the sins of the whole world, both original and actual!
Page 208 - O woman, in our hours of ease Uncertain, coy, and hard to please, , And variable as the shade By the light quivering aspen made
Page 283 - Placed for his trial on this bustling stage, From thoughtless youth to ruminating age, Free in his will to choose or to refuse, Man may improve the crisis, or abuse ; Else, on the fatalist's unrighteous plan, Say to what bar amenable were man ?'
Page 11 - At church with meek, and unaffected grace, His looks adorned the venerable place ; Truth from his lips prevail'd with double sway ; And fools