The Life and Writings of Mrs. Harriet Newell

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American Sunday School Union, 1831 - Missionaries - 267 pages
 

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Page 43 - In the multitude of my thoughts within me thy comforts delight my soul.
Page 118 - Should fate command me to the farthest verge 'Of the green earth, to distant barb'rous climes, Rivers unknown to song ; where first the sun Gilds Indian mountains, or his setting beam Flames on the...
Page 25 - Tis greatly wise to talk with our past hours ; And ask them, what report they bore to heaven : And how they might have borne more welcome news.
Page 61 - I will bear the indignation of the Lord, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me : he will bring me forth to the light, and I shall behold his righteousness.
Page 109 - So shall my walk be close with God, Calm and serene my frame; So purer light shall mark the road That leads me to the Lamb.
Page 114 - My best desires are faint and few, I fain would strive for more ; But when I cry, " My strength renew !
Page 204 - Bless the Lord, O our souls, and all that is within us bless his holy name.
Page 138 - Although the fig-tree shall not blossom, neither shall fruit be in the vines ; the labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall yield no meat ; the flock shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be no herd in the stalls ; yet I will rejoice in the Lord, and joy in the God of my salvation.
Page 130 - To me remains nor place nor time, My country is in every clime; I can be calm and free from care On any shore, since God is there.
Page 267 - ... trust a prayerful consideration of the subject in its various attitudes, particularly in relation to the probable success and the difficulties attending such an attempt ; and that after examining all the information which they can obtain, they consider themselves as devoted to this work for life, whenever God in his providence shall open the way.

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