Death-bed Scenes, Or, Dying with and Without Religion: Designed to Illustrate the Truth and Power of Christianity

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Davis Wasgatt Clark
Carlton & Porter, 1851 - Christian martyrs - 569 pages

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Contents

Justin Martyr
39
Epipodius and Alexander
40
Vivia Perpetua
42
Blandina
45
Laurentius
47
Julian of Cilicia
48
Cyprian of Carthage
49
John Huss
51
Jerome of Prague
56
Esch and Voes
60
Henry Zuphten
63
The two Wirths
66
John Leclerc
70
Schuch
73
The Hermit of Livry
75
John Lambert
77
Ann Askew
80
Adam Wallace
84
Hugh Laverick and John Aprice
86
Bishops Ridley and Latimer
87
John Rogers Page
97
Lawrence Saunders
104
John Hooper Bishop of Worcester and Gloucester
105
Dr Rowland Taylor
108
Mr Thomas Tomkins
112
Mr Thomas Haukes
113
Mr Christopher Waid
114
Mr Dirick Carver
115
Mr Robert Glover
116
Mr John Philpot
117
Mrs Cicely Ormes
120
Lord Viscount Winceslaus
122
Sir Gasper Kaplitz
123
Mr Christopher Chober
124
Hugh McKail
129
Monsieur Homel
130
A Negro Martyr
132
MINISTERS OF THE GOSPEL 1 Risdon Darracott
133
Edward Payson D D
140
Richard Baxter
148
Dr Doddridge
150
John Wesley
157
Richard Watson
167
Rev W Day
170
Mr MLaren of Edinburgh
171
Bernırd Gilpin
172
Henry Martyn
175
Rer Thomas Scott
181
Richard Cecil
186
Claudius Buchanan
189
Rev R Hall
195
Rev John Ely
197
Rev Dr Hamilton
199
Rev David Simpson
200
Dr Wilbur Fisk
205
Rev S B Bangs
211
John Fletcher Page
213
Dr Isaac Watts
218
Rev Charles Wesley
220
The Venerable Bede
222
Rev Charles Simeon
224
Matthew Henry
225
Rev A M Toplady
226
Ziegenbalg
228
John Elliot
230
Thomas Tregoss
232
Joseph Alleine
233
James Hervey
238
Dr Donne
243
Jeremiah Evarts
245
Bishop Bedell
248
John Knox
253
Samuel Rutherford
254
Dr Wm P Chandler
255
Wm Romaine
257
CHRISTIAN MEN 1 Robert Boyle
258
John Howard
260
John Locke
279
Joseph Hardcastle
282
Sir Walter Raleigh
284
Louis IX King of France
288
Blaise Pascal
290
Louis Duke of Orleans
291
Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton
293
Petumber
299
Lord William Russell
307
Col David Mack
313
CHRISTIAN WOMEN
319
Hannah More
331
Charlotte Elizabeth
337
Hannah Housman
349
Jane Ratcliff
356
Lady Jane Grey
364
Mrs Legare
372
A Young Woman Page
396
Isabella Graham
397
Mrs Mary Francis
399
CHRISTIAN CHILDREN AND YOUTH 1 Wilberforce Richmond
402
Eliza M
408
Eliza Cunningham
412
Ellen Foulds
419
Sophia Trentham
422
The Little Boys Last Prayer
423
Mary Frances Right
424
I have a Great High Priest
425
Son of the Duke of Hamilton
426
The Dying Miner Boy
427
The Mountain Boy
428
Spiritual Recognitions
429
Franky
430
Cardinal Richelieu
434
Cardinal Wolsey
435
Cæsar Borgia
437
Sir John Mason
438
Salmasius
439
Pope Eugenius
440
Cardinal Beaufort
441
Dr Johnson
442
A Dying Nobleman
443
Dying Without Religion
447
THE DYING SINNER 1 Louis XV of France Page
449
A Dying Follower of the World
450
Lord Chesterfield
453
Philip III King of Spain
456
Terrors of Death
457
Sir Thomas Smith
460
Duke of Buckingham
461
A Sceptical Physician
463
A Young Lady
464
I Wont Die
466
Talleyrand
467
Sir Thomas Scott
468
William Emmerson
469
Dying Regrets
473
A Rich Man
474
Louisa
475
Madame De Pompadour
481
THE DYING BACKSLIDER 1 William Pope
483
The Mother of David Hume
493
Death of an Aged Backslider
494
The Apostate
498
Peter Dean
503
Francis Spira
504
A Young Woman
507
THE DYING PERSECUTOR 1 Some of the Early Persecutors
510
Death of several Pèrsecutors in the Reign of Mary
511
Maximin
514
Philip II of Spain
519
Thomas Paine
526
Servin
533
A Dying Infidel
539
INSENSIBILITY IN THE HOUR OF DEATH
546
Rousseau
552
Robert Burns
559

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Page 340 - Fear not, thou worm Jacob, and ye men of Israel; I will help thee, saith the Lord, and thy redeemer, the Holy One of Israel.
Page 169 - O God, Thou art my' God; early will I seek Thee: My soul thirsteth for Thee, my flesh longeth for Thee In a dry and thirsty land, where no water is ; To see Thy power and Thy glory, So as I have seen Thee in the sanctuary.
Page 246 - Verily, verily, I say unto thee, When thou wast young, thou girdedst thyself, and walkedst whither thou wouldest: but when thou shalt be old, thou shalt stretch forth thy hands, and another shall gird thee, and carry thee whither thou wouldest not.
Page 30 - Ye have brought this man unto me, as one that perverteth the people : and behold, I, having examined him before you, have found no fault in this man touching those things whereof ye accuse him: No, nor yet Herod: for I sent you to him ; and lo, nothing worthy of death is done unto him. I will therefore chastise him, and release him.
Page 26 - And others had trial of cruel mockings and scourgings, yea, moreover of bonds and imprisonment: They were stoned, they were sawn asunder, were tempted, were slain with the sword: they wandered about in sheepskins and goatskins; being destitute, afflicted, tormented; (Of whom the world was -not worthy:) they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth.
Page 280 - I have a short and plain answer: let him study the Holy Scripture, especially the New Testament; therein are contained the words of eternal life : it has God for its author, Salvation for its end, and Truth, without any mixture of error, for its matter...
Page 28 - Peter said unto him, Though I should die with thee, yet will I not deny thee.
Page 95 - I renounce and refuse, as things written with my hand contrary to the truth which I thought in my heart, and written for fear of death, and to save my life if it might be...
Page 25 - Their blood is shed In confirmation of the noblest claim, Our claim to feed upon immortal truth, To walk with God, to be divinely free, To soar and to anticipate the skies.
Page 246 - Oh that I had wings like a dove ! Then would I fly away, and be at rest.

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