The Torchlight: Or, Through the Wood

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Derby & Jackson, 1856 - 446 pages

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Page 297 - As he clothed himself with cursing like as with his garment, so let it come 'into his bowels like water, and like oil into his bones. 19 Let it be unto him as the garment which covereth him, and for a girdle wherewith he is girded continually.
Page 233 - Hither, as to their fountain, other stars Repairing, in their golden urns draw light...
Page 355 - Tis midnight with my soul till He, Bright morning star, bids darkness flee. 3 Ashamed of Jesus! sooner far Let evening blush to own a star: He sheds the beams of light divine O'er this benighted soul of mine.
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Page 297 - Who layeth the beams of his chambers in the waters : who maketh the clouds his chariot ; who walketh upon the wings of the wind...
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