Annual Obituary Notices of Eminent Persons who Have Died in the United States. For 1857[-1858]

Front Cover
Phillips, Sampson, 1858 - United States

From inside the book

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 361 - If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, let my right hand forget her cunning. If I do not remember thee, let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth...
Page 392 - Go to now, ye that say, To-day or to-morrow we will go into such a city, and continue there a year, and buy, and sell, and get gain : 14 Whereas ye know not what shall be on the morrow.
Page 392 - For what is your life ? It is even a vapor, that appeareth for a little time, and then vanisheth away.
Page 71 - Blessed are the dead which die in the Lord : Yea, saith the Spirit, that they may rest from their labours: and their works do follow them.
Page 64 - CLAY, be communicated to the family of the deceased by the Clerk. Resolved, That as a further mark of respect for the memory of the deceased, this House do now adjourn.
Page 302 - He knew whom he had believed, and was persuaded that He was able to keep that which he had committed unto Him against that day.
Page 361 - ... having the testimony of a good conscience; in the communion of the catholic Church ; in the confidence of a certain faith ; in the comfort of a reasonable, religious, and holy hope ; in favour with thee our God, and in perfect charity with the world.
Page 64 - Resolved, That as a testimony of respect for the memory of the deceased, the members and officers of this House will wear the usual badge of mourning for thirty days. Resolved, That the proceedings of this House, in relation to the death of the Hon.
Page 398 - May our light afflictions, which are but for a moment, work out for us a far more exceeding and eternal weight of glory ; while we look not at the things which are seen and temporal, but at the things unseen and eternal.
Page 64 - I wish to add a few words to what has been said as a tribute to Dr.

Bibliographic information