On Both Sides of the Sea: A Story of the Commonwealth and the Restoration. A Sequel to "The Draytons and the Davenants."

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Dodd & Mead, 1867 - Great Britain - 510 pages
 

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Page 35 - And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Holy Father, keep through thine own name those 'whom thou hast given me, that they may be one, as we are.
Page 175 - For his merciful kindness is great toward us: and the truth of the Lord endureth for ever. Praise ye the Lord.
Page 330 - it is not my design to drink or sleep ; but my design is, to make what haste I can to be gone.
Page 486 - ... ready to perish for hunger and destitution, yet not asking one penny for relief, which to me appeared a stranger sight than any I had yet beheld.
Page 253 - The Lord cause His face to shine upon you, and comfort you in all your adversities ; and enable you to do great things for the glory of your Most High God, and to be a relief unto His people. My dear son, I leave my heart with thee. A good night !' — and therewith sank into her long sleep.
Page 246 - But go thou thy way till the end be: for thou shalt rest, and stand in thy lot at the end of the days.
Page 304 - Christian people at that day, when thou, the eternal and shortly expected King, shalt open the clouds to judge the several kingdoms of the world, and distributing national honours and rewards to religious and just commonwealths, shalt put an end to all earthly tyrannies, proclaiming thy universal and mild monarchy through heaven and earth...
Page 328 - All the promises of God are in Him: yes, and in Him Amen ; to the glory of God by us,— by us in Jesus Christ." "The Lord hath filled me with as much assurance of His pardon, and His love, as my soul can hold." — " I think I am the poorest wretch that lives : but I love God ; or rather, am beloved of God.
Page 324 - Not that I speak in respect of want ; for I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, therewith to be content. I know both how to be abased, and I know how to abound : everywhere and in all things I am instructed both to be full and to be hungry, both to abound and to suffer need.
Page 302 - Thou, therefore, that sittest in light and glory unapproachable, Parent of angels and men! next thee I implore, omnipotent King, Redeemer of that lost remnant whose nature thou didst assume, ineffable and everlasting Love ! And thou, the third subsistence of divine infinitude, illumining Spirit, the joy and solace of created things ! one tripersonal Godhead ! look upon this thy poor and almost spent and expiring church...

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