Early Indiana Trials and Sketches: Reminiscences

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Moore, Wilstach, Keys & Company, printers, 1858 - 640 pages
 

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Page 127 - And he said, Come. And when Peter was come down out of the ship, he walked on the water, to go to Jesus.
Page 110 - And must this body die? This mortal frame decay? And must these active limbs of mine Lie mouldering in the clay?
Page 488 - Is not the whole land before thee? separate thyself, I pray thee, from me : if thou wilt take the left hand, then I will go to the right ; or if thou depart to the right hand, then I will go to the left.
Page 98 - And while the lamp holds out to burn The vilest sinner may return.
Page 94 - The most able men — from the East and the West, from the North and the South...
Page 127 - But that ye may know that the Son of man hath power on earth to forgive sins, (then saith he to the sick of the palsy,) Arise, take up thy bed, and go unto thine house.
Page 270 - These swords are accompanied with an injunction not to unsheath them for the purpose of shedding blood, except it be for self-defence, or in defence of their country and its rights ; and in the latter case, to keep them unsheathed, and prefer falling with them in their hands to the relinquishment thereof.
Page 95 - This for sin could not atone ; Thou must save, and Thou alone ; In my hand no price I bring, Simply to thy cross I cling.
Page 157 - I shall correct the procedure ; but that done, return with joy to that state of things, when the only questions concerning a candidate shall be, is he honest ? Is he capable ? Is he faithful to the Constitution ? I tender you the homage of my high respect.
Page 111 - Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. Earth and sky fled from his presence, and there was no place for them. And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and books were opened. Another book was opened, which is the book of life. The dead were judged according to what they had done as recorded in the books.

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