Memorials of James Henderson, M.D. -- Medical Missionary to China

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J. Nisbet, 1867 - 215 стор.

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Сторінка 99 - Only take heed to thyself, and keep thy soul diligently, lest thou forget the things which thine eyes have seen, and lest they depart from thy heart all the days of thy life : but teach them thy sons, and thy sons...
Сторінка 6 - Christian soul,' though weeping may endure for a night, joy cometh in the morning.
Сторінка 87 - Go your way and tell John what things ye have seen and heard : the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up...
Сторінка 54 - Much as it is to be regretted that there are so few records of those important years, it is scarcely to be wondered at Severe and unceasing were his labours ; many were the hidden conflicts that he had to brave. " I know only one thing," he used to say in after days, " that could have kept me from falling or fainting in those years— the grace of God ; that, with the memory of my mother, kept me up.
Сторінка 25 - ... every evening. 4. Never let me trifle with a book, with which I have no present concern. In applying myself to any book, let me first recollect what I may learn by it and then beg suitable assistance from God, and let me continually endeavour to make all my studies subservient to practical religion and ministerial usefulness.
Сторінка 67 - ... of the humblest character, and that, twenty years before, he had been a barefooted lad, herding sheep on the muir of Rhynie ; that, some thirteen years ago, he could not have written his own name, and nevertheless he had forced his way to the University of Edinburgh, had taken prizes in classes of two hundred medical students, received the diploma of the College of Surgeons, and won for himself the respect and friendship of men of the highest Christian character and professional distinction....
Сторінка 70 - Thus saints, that seem to die in earth's rude strife, Only win double life: They have but left our weary ways To live in memory here, in Heaven by love and praise.
Сторінка 99 - The Lord bless thee and keep thee, The Lord make his face to shine upon thee and be gracious unto thee, The Lord lift up the light of his countenance upon thee and give thee peace ! — Num.
Сторінка 85 - And he took the elders of the city, and thorns of the wilderness and briers, and with them he taught the men of Succoth.
Сторінка 201 - Society has sustained bv the decease of its eminent and esteemed first President and friend, Sir William Siemens, and its sincere sympathy with Lady Siemens and the members of the family in their bereavement.

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