Christ's Second Coming Fulfilled

Paperback | February 3, 2012

byMarion Morris

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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. 1917. Excerpt: ... MISCELLANY A MISCELLANEOUS COLLECTION When Daniel Webster made his last visit to John Adams, the aged ex-President said: "I am as well as a man of ninety could expect. You see I am afflicted with an incurable disease--old age. My house is getting very shaky and so far as I can see, the landlord is not going to make any more repairs."--Selected. The naively expressed reasons which led Bunyan himself to hesitate about publishing the Pilgrim's Progress, are equally applicable to its being acted; and Dr. MacDonald's friends and critics differ as widely in their judgment as did Bunyan's friends of old. Says the author: "When I had thus put my ends together, I showed them others, that I might see whether They would condemn them or would justify. And some said, Let them live; some, Let them die; Some said, John, print it; others said, Not so; Some said, It might do good; others said. No."--Selected. Most books, like their authors,' are born to die; of only a few books can it be said that death hath no dominion over them, they live, and their influence lives forever.--/. Smarts. The books for all time were written, as Ruskin again says, "because the author has something to say which he perceives to be true and useful, or helpfully beautiful; so far as he knows, no one has yet said it; so far as he knows, no one else can say it. He is bound to say, clearly and melodiously, if he may--clearly at all events. In the sum of his life he finds this to be the thing, or group of things, manifest to him; this the piece of true knowledge, or sight, which his share of sunshine and earth has permitted him to seize. He would fain set it down forever; engrave it on rock, if he could, saying, This is the best of me; for the rest I ate, and drank, and slept, and loved, and hated,...

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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. 1917. Excerpt: ... MISCELLANY A MISCELLANEOUS COLLECTION When Daniel Webster made his last visit to John Adams, the aged ex-President said: "I am...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:30 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.06 inPublished:February 3, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217811299

ISBN - 13:9780217811293

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