The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical, ecclesiastical & literary miscellany, Volume 32

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Page 185 - The righteous also shall hold on his way, and he that hath clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.
Page 431 - Lord hath not spoken ? when a prophet speaketh in the name of the Lord, if the thing follow not, nor come to pass, that is the thing which the Lord hath not spoken, but the prophet hath spoken it presumptuously: thou shalt not be afraid of him.
Page 313 - Ah God, for a man with heart, head, hand, Like some of the simple great ones gone For ever and ever by, One still strong man in a blatant land, Whatever they call him, what care I, Aristocrat, democrat, autocrat — one Who can rule and dare not lie.
Page 266 - How small, of all that human hearts endure, That part which laws or kings can cause or cure.
Page 282 - Two voices are there — one is of the sea, One of the mountains — each a mighty voice : In both from age to age, thou didst rejoice, They were thy chosen music, Liberty...
Page 179 - I am for going on, and venturing my eternal state with Christ, whether I have comfort here or no. If God doth not come in, thought I, ' I will leap off the ladder, even blindfold, into eternity, sink or swim, come heaven come hell ! Lord Jesus, if thou wilt catch me, do ; if not, I will venture for thy name...
Page 179 - I thought with myself, if I should make a scrambling shift to clamber up the ladder, yet I should either with quaking, or other symptoms of fainting, give occasion to the enemy to reproach the way of God and his people for their timorousness. This, therefore, lay with great trouble upon me, for methought I was ashamed to die with a pale face, and tottering knees, for such a cause as this.
Page 443 - But Jesus answered and said, Ye know not what ye ask. Are ye able to drink of the cup that I shall drink of, and to be baptized with the baptism that 1 am baptized with ? They say unto Him, We are able. And He saith unto them, Ye shall drink indeed of my cup, and be baptized with the baptism that I am baptized with...
Page 307 - I do not praise this man: the man was flawed For Adam — much more, Christ! his knee unbent, His hand unclean, his aspiration pent Within a sword-sweep — pshaw! — but since he had The genius to be loved, why let -him have The justice to be honoured in his grave.
Page 69 - Although they all attend mass every day, and say many Paternosters in public (the women carrying long rosaries in their hands, and any who can read taking the office of Our Lady with them, and with some companion reciting it in the church verse by verse, in a low voice, after the manner of churchmen...

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