Helen Rothsay; A Book for Boys and Girls

Helen Rothsay; A Book for Boys and Girls

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1863 edition. Excerpt: ... they talk to me, mamma. Can you repeat some of the verses you like best, Eddie? O yes, a great many. The one that I like the very best of all, is in The Lord is my Shepherd-- He leadeth me beside the still waters. When I lie here in the boat, and it is calm and quiet, I think the Lord is leading me beside the still waters. It is beautiful, mamma, because I feel as if I was going home to God, and as if I was with you, too. Then I can say all those verses about the woman of Samaria at Jacob s well. I think a great deal about living waters, and when I see any one very good and kind, I think they must have been drinking at Jesus well. And, mamma, I want to tell you one verse you always make me think of, if-- If What, darling? If you will not feel badly. _ Perhaps it will comfort me, dear. It is in Revelations. I love to read Revelations, and when I find a verse I like, I learn it. This is the one, For the Lamb which is in the HELEN ROTHSAY. midst of the throne shall feed them, and shall lead them unto the living fountains of water, and God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes. The last of it, mamma, I always think of when you look as if the tears would come, if you d only let them. Thank you, darling, I will think of it too, when the tears want to come, said his mother, and she thought, Verily, out of the mouths of babes and sucklings thou hast perfected praise. After a few moments silence, Mrs. Rothsay said, Eddie, I know you were always very attentive at our Bible lessons and readings, but I never knew you thought so much about these things. How long have...
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  • Paperback | 34 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 82g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236617185
  • 9781236617187