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Friend of Youth: Or New Selection of Lessons, in Prose and Verse, for ...
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Page 15 - And God created great whales and every living creature that moveth, which the waters brought forth abundantly after their kind, and every winged fowl after his kind : and God saw that it was good.' 1 " And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth.
Page 15 - And God blessed them, saying, Be fruitful and multiply, and fill the waters in the seas, and let fowl multiply in the earth." " And God made the beast of the earth after his kind, and cattle after their kind, and every thing that creepeth after his kind:
Page 294 - Whose beard descending swept his aged breast; The ruined spendthrift now no longer proud, Claimed kindred there, and had his claims allowed. Pleased with his guests, the good man learned to glow, Careless their merits or their faults to scan, And quite forgot their vices in their
Page 27 - Behold yon breathing prospect bids the Muse Throw all her beauty forth. But who can paint Like Nature ? Can imagination boast, Amid its gay creation, hues like hers ? Or can it mix them with that matchless skill, And lose them in each other, as appears In every bud that blows ? If fancy thea
Page 46 - O THOU eternal One! whose presence bright All space doth occupy, all motion guide; Unchanged through time's all-devastating flight; Thou only God ! There is no God beside ! Being above all beings ! Mighty one ! Whom none can comprehend and none explore ; Who fill'st existence with Thyself alone : Embracing all,—supporting,—ruling o'er,— Being whom we call
Page 16 - In the self same day entered Noah, and Shem, and* Ham, and Japheth, the sons of Noah, and Noah's wife and the three wives of his sons with them, into the ark." " And they went in unto Noah into the ark, two and two of all flesh, wherein is the breath of
Page 15 - And to every beast of the earth, and to every fowl of the air, and to every thing that creepeth on the earth wherein there is life, I have given,
Page 294 - ready smile a parent's warmth exprest, Their welfare pleased him, and their care distrest; To them his heart, his love, his griefs were given, But all his serious thoughts had rest in heaven. As some tall
Page 210 - ADAM was all in tears, and to his guide Lamenting turn'd full sad ;—O what are these ? Death's ministers, not men, who thus deal death Inhumanly to men, and multiply Ten thousand fold the sin of him who slew His brother! For of whom such massacre Make they but of their brethren, men of men ? Milton,
Page 276 - Behold the market-place, with poor o'ersprcad, The man of Ross divides the weekly bread ; He feeds yon alms-house, neat, but void of state, Where age and want sit smiling at the gate. Him portion'd maids, apprentic'd orphans blest, The young who labor, and the old who rest Is any sick ? The Man of Ross