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a's place abbreviations able according advan advantage alphabet appear assurance attend auxiliary beginning brevity called CHAP column comma common comparative comparison consider considerable consists consonant difference distinct marks dot in th easy examples express follow frequent give given greatest hand initial instance joined lay pen learner learning legibility length letter lines Lord's Mavor's mean memory method minutes mode modesty never observe omitted particular person plate preceding prepositions proceed pronoun reader require rest right line rule scheme second place serve shameful shew short short-hand Signification simple sound speaker specimen stands sufficient suppose termination thing thought tion turned twice its usual verb vowels whole words write the character written
Page 46 - Oh, that I were as in months past, As in the days when God preserved me; When his candle shined upon my head, And when by his light I walked through darkness...
Page 46 - When the ear heard me, then it blessed me ; and when the eye saw me, it gave witness to me : Because I delivered the poor that cried, and the fatherless, and him that had none to help him. The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me : and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.
Page 45 - As I was in the days of my youth, when the secret of God was upon my tabernacle...
Page 46 - The blessing of him that was ready to perish came upon me, and I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy. I put on righteousness, and it clothed me ; my judg-. incut was a robe and a diadem ; I was eyes to the blind, and feet was I to the lame ; I was a father to the poor, and the cause which I knew not I searched out.
Page 46 - And they waited for me as for the rain ; and they opened their mouth wide as for the latter rain.
Page 46 - I was eyes to the blind, And feet was I to the lame. I was a father to the poor, And the cause which I knew not, I searched out. And I brake the jaws of the wicked, And plucked the spoil out of his teeth.
Page 49 - It is more than probable that the prince abovementioned possessed both these qualifications in a very eminent degree. Without assurance, he would never have undertaken to speak before...
Page 46 - When I went out to the gate through the city, when I prepared my seat in the street!
Page 49 - ... malice. Every one ought to cherish and encourage in himself the modesty and assurance I have here mentioned. A man without assurance is liable to be made uneasy by the folly or ill-nature of every one he converses with. A man without modesty is lost to all sense of honour and virtue.
Page 44 - Our Father, Who art in Heaven, hallowed be Thy Name, Thy kingdom come, Thy will be done, on earth as it is in Heaven. Give us this day our daily bread, and forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors. Lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil, for Thine is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.