Friends' Miscellany, Volume 11

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John Comly, Isaac Comly
editors, 1838 - Quakers
 

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Page 115 - I hear a voice, saying, write, blessed are the dead who die in the Lord, for they rest — for they rest, from their labours, and their works, works of piety and love recorded in our hearts and kept in eternal remembrance — their works do follow them.
Page 216 - Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir tree, And instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle tree: And it shall be to the Lord for a name, For an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.
Page 39 - As the Father hath loved me, so have I loved you : continue ye in my love. If ye keep my commandments, ye shall abide in my love : even as I have kept my Father's commandments, and abide in his love.
Page 36 - Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. Ye are my friends, if ye do whatsoever I command you. Henceforth I call you not servants; for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth: but I have called you friends; for all things that I have heard of my Father I have made known unto you.
Page 175 - Zion, to give unto them beauty for ashes, the oil of joy for mourning, and the garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; that they might be called trees of righteousness, the planting of the Lord, that he might be glorified.
Page 37 - We had much prayer, love, and harmony ; and we all agreed to walk by the same rule and to mind the same thing.
Page 290 - So may we wholly commit ourselves to thy fatherly care: and while we press forward to the mark of the prize of our high calling...
Page 87 - For honourable age is not that which standeth in length of time, nor that is measured by number of years ; but wisdom is the grey hair unto men, and an unspotted life is old age.
Page 214 - Over the scene, the morning stars sing together, and the sons of God shout for joy ; while the divine Creator himself, complacently beholds it, and proclaims it GOOD.
Page 395 - But with the talents of an angel, a man may be a fool.

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