The Mothers' friend, ed. by Ann Jane, Volumes 5-7

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Ann Jane
1864
 

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Page 222 - Anew shall paint the plain; The woods shall hear the voice of spring, And flourish green again: But man departs this earthly scene, Ah!
Page 228 - Yet still to His footstool in prayer I may go, And ask for a share in His love, And if I thus earnestly seek Him below, I shall see Him and hear Him above...
Page 49 - They cross the stream and are gone for aye. We may not sunder the veil apart That hides from' our vision the gates of day...
Page 106 - THERE is a fountain filled with blood, Drawn from Immanuel's veins ; And sinners, plunged beneath that flood, Lose all their guilty stains.
Page 18 - He that hath an ear, let him hear what the Spirit saith unto the churches; To him that overcometh will I give to eat of the hidden manna, and will give him a white stone, and in the stone a new name written, which no man knoweth saving he that receiveth it.
Page 25 - My voice shalt thou hear in the morning, O Lord; in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up.
Page 26 - Let my prayer be set forth before thee as incense ; And the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice.
Page 49 - Over the river, the boatman pale Carried another — the household pet ; Her brown curls waved in the gentle gale — Darling Minnie!
Page 30 - THERE is no flock, however watched and tended, But one dead lamb is there ! There is no fireside, howsoe'er defended, But has one vacant chair ! The air is full of farewells to the dying, And mournings for the dead; The heart of Rachel, for her children crying, Will not be comforted...
Page 68 - Just as I am, poor, wretched, blind ; Sight, riches, healing of the mind, Yea, all I need, in Thee to find, O Lamb of God, I come...

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