Other editions - View all
afterwards alluded Almighty amongst appeared atheist attended believe blessed character child cholera Christian Church Church of England City Missionary Clerkenwell condition conversation costermongers course court criminal death delirium tremens destitute died disease district Divine drink drunkards drunkenness earth effect endeavour evil extreme faith father feel glory habits hand heart heaven hope infidelity instruction intemperance intoxicating Jesus Christ juvenile delinquents labours lived London City Mission Lord mind miserable morning mother neighbourhood never night observed occasion persons poor pray prayer present priest prison public worship Ragged School reader received religion religious Religious Tract Society remark replied respecting Roman Catholic Romanist Sabbath Sabbath breaking Saffron Hill Saint Dominic Saviour says Scripture sinner sins Society Socinian soul Spirit Street temperance movement thee thou tion tracts unto Vanderkiste visited walked whilst woman wretched write young
Page 31 - I was made a member of Christ, a child of God, and an inheritor of the kingdom of heaven.
Page 219 - twould a saint provoke," (Were the last words that poor Narcissa spoke ;} " No, let a charming chintz and Brussels lace Wrap my cold limbs, and shade my lifeless face : One would not, sure, be frightful when one's dead — And — Betty — give this cheek a little red.
Page 133 - WHO is this that darkeneth counsel by words without knowledge? Gird up now thy loins like a man ; for I will demand of thee, and answer thou me.
Page 59 - Poor naked wretches, wheresoe'er you are, That bide the pelting of this pitiless storm, How shall your houseless heads and unfed sides, Your loop'd and window'd raggedness, defend you From seasons such as these ? O, I have ta'en Too little care of this ! Take physic, pomp ; Expose thyself to feel what wretches feel, That thou mayst shake the superflux to them, And show the heavens more just.
Page 338 - Moreover the light of the moon shall be as the light of the sun, and the light of the sun shall be sevenfold, as the light of seven days, in the day that the LORD bindeth up the breach of his people, and healeth the stroke of their wound.
Page 331 - ... THE glories of our blood and state Are shadows, not substantial things; There is no armour against Fate; Death lays his icy hand on kings: Sceptre and Crown Must tumble down, And in the dust be equal made With the poor crooked scythe and spade. Some men with swords may reap the field, And plant fresh laurels where they kill : But their strong nerves at last must yield ; They tame but one another still : Early or late They stoop to fate, And must give up their murmuring breath When they, pale...
Page 209 - Look not thou upon the wine when it is red, when it giveth its color in the cup, when it moveth itself aright. At the last it biteth like a serpent, and stingeth like an adder.
Page 335 - Awake, O north wind; and come, thou south; Blow upon my garden, That the spices thereof may flow out. Let my beloved come into his garden, And eat his pleasant fruits.