The Works of Hannah More, Volume 1

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Page 197 - Art Thou He that cometh or look we for another? And Jesus answered and said unto them, Go your way and tell John the things which ye do hear and see : the blind receive their sight and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, and the dead are raised up and the poor have good tidings preached to them : and blessed is he whosoever shall find none occasion of stumbling in Me.
Page 161 - Such a nation might truly say to corruption, thou art my father, and to the worm, thou art my mother and my sister.
Page 265 - For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not bear false witness, Thou shalt not covet; and if there be any other commandment, it is briefly comprehended in this saying, namely, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. Love worketh no ill to his neighbour ; therefore love is the fulfilling of the law.
Page 287 - A new commandment give I unto you, that ye love one another.
Page 105 - Cease ye from man, whose breath is in his nostrils : for wherein is he to be accounted of?
Page 237 - What man is he that desireth life, and loveth many days, that he may see good?
Page 54 - Thou sayst the thing I mean, And now I hope to cure thy spleen : This world, which clouds thy soul with doubt, Is but a carpet inside out. "As when we view these shreds and ends We know not what the whole intends, So when on earth things look but odd They're working still some scheme of God. " No plan, no pattern, can we trace : All wants proportion, truth and grace ; The motley mixture we deride, Nor see the beauteous upper side.
Page 413 - O that they were wise, that they understood this, that they would consider their latter end!
Page 394 - So, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God.
Page 181 - For our light affliction, which is but for a moment, worketh out for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory.

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