Rubies and Diamonds (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from Rubies and Diamonds A good man (a minister) was once lying dangerously ill, and prayers were' being offered up at his bedside by members of his congregation that he would be spared to them. In doing so they made mention, among other things, of his tender watch fulness in feeding the lambs of the ﬂock, and used the expres sion, Lord, tho-u knowest how he loves Thee. The sick man heard them, and said, Ah, children, do not pray thus! When Mary and Martha went to Jesus, their message was not 'lord, he who loveth Thee is sick, ' but, 'he whom Thou lovest. It is not my imperfect love to Him that gives me comfort, but His perfect love for me. There is no fear in love: but perfect love casteth out fear. I Jno. A: 18. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 244 pages
- 152 x 229 x 13mm | 331g
- 23 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 207 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white