"The Penny Heart"
HEART-STONE. INTRODUCTORY. “WELL, I am a very old woman, and I know
how little value people are apt to set upon 'old wives' tales:' but for all that my tale
is quite true. Why should it not be true?” “Nay, Aunt, no one that knows you would
Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then hare we confidence towards God," —
1 John in. 21. And could we have any confidence towards God if that heart did
condemn us P If our own hearts cauld lay serious things to our charge, would it
cross on his bosom; the true Christian carries the cross in his heart ; and a cross
inside the heart, my friends, is one of the sweetest cures for a cross on the back. If
you have a cross in your heart — Christ crucified in you, the. hope of glory — all ...
3 God only knows the love of God: O that it now were shed abroad, In this poor
stony heart! For love I sigh, for love I pine: This only portion, Lord, be mine, Be
mine this better part! 4 O that I could for ever sit With Mary at the master's feet! Be
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on a May morning, upon this spot Ah ! then my heart was young and green as the
leaves you see gambolling there in the slight breeze, and have yet to be torn from
their mother tree, and driven to and fro by stormier winds. The morning was as ...
In those which follow however, we shall observe a separate and complicated
respiratory apparatus; and that the form of the heart and its large vessels are
adapted in accurate correspondence, with that of the gills or lungs, and according
It is clear that at heart he went a long way with the reformers, whose tenets he
cautiously abstains from censuring, even in letters to dignitaries of the church,
where he speaks of Luther himself in no very friendly terms. But he was of a timid
But, though ceaseless gratitude is due — though duty and happiness here unite,
and it is, " a joyful and pleasant thing to be thankful," it is nevertheless the
property of love to beget love ; and where the love of God is shed abroad in the
If the spirit and the heart be willing, it will pass on to outward actions in all things,
where it ought, or can. He that hath a charitable soul will have a charitable hand,
and will give his money to the poor, as he hath given his heart to God. For these ...
... his appetite leaves him; upon such a man the Lord looks down in pity, as he
has promised to do, on the contrite in heart. Mr. B. — Then I suppose the Church
of Rome sins in making it obligatory on all her members to fast, instead of leaving
I'm a cad, but I'm not dumb enough to let you break my heart again. He might be
planning to leave you. And for that I'm sorry since it's obvious you're mad for the
guy. Still.” Liam said out loud what I'd been too frightened to admit. For all my ...