Little servant maids

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Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1848 - Women household employees - 465 pages
 

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Page 103 - For what glory is it, if, when ye be buffeted for your faults, ye shall take it patiently? but if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye take it patiently, this is acceptable with God.
Page 134 - Whose adorning, let it not be that outward adorning of plaiting the hair, and of wearing of gold, or of putting on of apparel; but let it be the hidden man of the heart, in that which is not corruptible ; even the ornament of a meek and quiet spirit, which is in the sight of GOD of great price.
Page 218 - And say, How have I hated instruction, and my heart despised reproof; And have not obeyed the voice of my teachers, nor inclined mine ear to them that instructed me!
Page 103 - Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear ; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the froward.
Page 218 - A SOFT answer turneth away wrath: But grievous words stir up anger. The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright : But the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness. The eyes of the Lord are in every place, Beholding the evil and the good.
Page 351 - Train up a child in the way it should go, and when it is old it will not depart from it.
Page 218 - He that diligently seeketh good procureth favour : but he that seeketh mischief, it shall come unto him.
Page 103 - For this is thankworthy, if a man for conscience toward God, endure grief, and suffer wrong undeserved.
Page 184 - ... to do with the rest. She wore pink stockings, and her feet were as small as mice and twisted like mice in the traps of the open-toed, cork-soled shoes she had on. She began her statement of fact with her teeth showing white in her mouth, and her voice was husky. She said it beautifully, repeating it first to one side of the room and then to the other, with her hands clasped on her stomach, holding the shawl. 'This is a personal one,' said Miss Del Monte in a whisper to Mr.
Page 113 - Him who searcheth all hearts, and understandeth all the imaginations of the thoughts, it is simply because your heart is still darkened.

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