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Scripture Readings for Schools and Families, by C. M. Yonge
Charlotte Mary Yonge
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Abner Absalom according angel anointed answered arose asses battle Behold Blessed bread bring brought burnt called captain child children of Ammon children of Israel commanded daughter David dead deliver departed destroy earth enemies evil eyes face father fear fell field fight gave Gilead give given ground hand head hear heard heart host hundred Jephthah Jesse Joab Jonathan Jordan Joshua Judah judge king king's kingdom land LESSON LORD hath messengers morning night offering pass peace Philistines pray thee priests returned Samson Samuel Saul Saul's saying sent seven sheep shew side slew smote Solomon sons soul spake spirit stone stood surely sword taken tell thine thing thou hast thou shalt thousand thy servant told took tribes turned unto the LORD unto thee voice Wherefore wife woman young
Page 195 - ... also when they shall be afraid of that which is high, and fears shall be in the way, and the almond tree shall flourish, and the grasshopper shall be a burden, and desire shall fail : because man goeth to his long home, and the mourners go about the streets : or ever the silver cord be loosed, or the golden bowl be broken, or the pitcher be broken at the fountain, or the wheel broken at the cistern. Then shall the dust return to the earth as it was : and the spirit shall return unto God who gave...
Page 27 - And if it seem evil unto you to serve the LORD, choose you this day whom ye will serve ; whether the gods which your fathers served that were on the other side of the flood, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land ye dwell : but as for me and my house, we will serve the LORD.
Page 175 - My heart is inditing * a good matter : I speak of the things which I have made touching the king : My tongue is the pen of a ready writer. Thou art fairer than the children of men : Grace is poured into thy lips : Therefore God hath blessed thee for ever.
Page 163 - And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind : for the LORD searcheth all hearts, and understandeth all the imaginations of the thoughts : if thou seek him, he will be found of thee ; but if thou forsake him, he will cast thee off for ever.
Page 139 - Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me. Cast me not away from thy presence; and take not thy holy spirit from me. Restore unto me the joy of thy salvation; and uphold me with thy free spirit. Then will I teach transgressors thy ways; and sinners shall be converted unto thee.
Page 166 - David the son of Jesse said, ' And the man who was raised up on high, ' The anointed of the GOD of Jacob, ' And the sweet psalmist of Israel, said, ' The Spirit of the LORD spake by me, ' And his word was in my tongue. ' The GOD of Israel said, ' The Rock of Israel spake to me, ' HE that rulcth over men must be just,
Page 172 - She is like the merchants' ships; she bringeth her food from afar. She riseth also while it is yet night, and giveth meat to her household, and a portion to her maidens. She considereth a field, and buyeth it: with the fruit of her hands she planteth a vineyard. She girdeth her loins with strength, and strengthened!
Page 72 - And ye shall cry out in that day because of your king which ye shall have chosen you; and the Lord will not hear you in that day.
Page 177 - ... behold, I have done according to thy words : lo, I have given thee a wise and an understanding heart; so that there was none like thee before thee, neither after thee shall any arise like unto thee.
Page 174 - My beloved spake, and said unto me, Rise up, my love, my fair one, and come away. For lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone; The flowers appear on the earth; the time of the singing of birds is come, and the voice of the turtle is heard in our land; The fig-tree putteth forth her green figs, and the vines with the tender grape give a good smell. Arise, my love, my fair one, and come away.