Strength Perfected in Weakness, Memorials of M. Richards, Ed. by E.A.H

Strength Perfected in Weakness, Memorials of M. Richards, Ed. by E.A.H

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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. 1880 edition. Excerpt: ...she said to me towards the evening, "Prayer is the very breath of my tried soul; it is absolutely necessary to the maintenance of my spiritual life. And, do you know, I find it impossible for me to cease breathing thus. Thanks be to my God, that I have experienced that so much as I enjoyed the presence of my Saviour, so much prayer and praise do I offer up without ceasing. March 31.--ft Sunday morning; and my dear wife singing melodiously at early dawn that old Welsh hymn--"Gwnes addunedan fil I gadw'r llwybr cul Ond methu'r wyf, Preswylydd maur y berth, Chwanega etto m nerth, I ddringo r creigydd Serth Heb flinso rawy." April 4.--In reply to a remark made by a friend upon the severity of the weather, she said--"He knoweth our frame;" yes, and last month hath wrought fearful work on my poor frail frame. But what a remarkable expression--"frame" a frail thing; but blessed be God, " He knoweth my frame: " and He is able to succour me in all my trials. He is a tempted Saviour. He knoweth experimentally all that I have to go through. It is no small trial to feel the winter contracting, straining, and twisting all my joints and sinews, and to be filled with pain; and indeed, when left, to myself, I find many a murmuring discord coming out; but when I remember, and when I find out, that my Saviour endured all these, and more, I find a complete relief to my soul. "He took our infirmities, and bare our sicknesses. " MApril 8.--A restless night. And very often, after a severe night of pain, which of course weakens me, the Evil One comes to interfere with me. He is a real coward, for he watches the opportunity of my weakness, and dashes at me at once. This morning, especially, he tried to prevail on me...show more

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  • Paperback | 44 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 95g
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  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236654854
  • 9781236654854