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The War Within: Being A Few Admonitory Thoughts Upon Some Modern Temptations
John Edwards Le Bosquet
Geen voorbeeld beschikbaar - 2019
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Pagina 2 - The most racking pangs succeeded : a grinding in the bones, deadly nausea, and a horror of the spirit that cannot be exceeded at the hour of birth or death.
Pagina 10 - ! Christian ! up and smite them, Counting gain but loss : Smite them by the merit ] Of the Holy Cross ! Christian!
Pagina 133 - He fought his doubts and gather'd strength, He would not make his judgment blind, He faced the spectres of the mind And laid them ; thus he came at length To find a stronger faith his own, And Power was with him in the night, Which makes the darkness and the light, And dwells not in the light alone...
Pagina 15 - Well done, good and faithful servant ; thou hast been faithful over a few things, I will make thee ruler over many things ; enter thou into the joy of thy lord. Then he which had received the one talent came, and said, Lord I knew thee that thou art a hard man, reaping where thou hast not sown, and gathering where thou hast not strewed : and I was afraid, and went and hid thy talent in the earth : lo, there thou hast that is thine.
Pagina 2 - There was something strange in my sensations, something indescribably new and, from its very novelty, incredibly sweet. I felt younger, lighter, happier in body ; within I was conscious of a heady recklessness, a current of disordered sensual images running like a mill race in my fancy, a solution of the bonds of obligation, an unknown but not an innocent freedom of the soul.
Pagina 1 - The right-hand horse is upright and cleanly made ; he has a lofty neck and an aquiline nose ; his colour is white, and his eyes dark ; he is a lover of honour and modesty and temperance, and the follower of true glory ; he needs no touch of the whip, but is guided by word and admonition only.
Pagina 134 - There hath no temptation taken you but such as man can bear: but God is faithful, who will not suffer you to be tempted above that ye are able ; but will with the temptation make also the way of escape, that ye may be able to endure it.
Pagina 11 - Well I know thy trouble, 0 my servant true ; Thou art very weary, 1 was weary too ; But that toil shall make thee Some day all mine own, And the end of sorrow Shall be near my throne.