« ZurückWeiter »
RUTH. Naomi. Rural habits. A whole family. A broken
family. Going to Moab. Orpah. Contrast. Naomi's ex-
postulation. Arrival at Bethlehem. Charities of life. Boaz.
Courtship. Strange custom. Loosing of the shoe. Develop-
ment of character. Tender relations. Step parents. Reli-
THE PRAYING MOTHER.
HANNAH. Shiloh. Sorrowful woman. Cause of joy. A
praying mother. Richard Knill. Bishop Hall. John Q.
YOUNG WOMAN'S FRIEND.
She wept - to leave the sunny flowers
That gemmed the sylvan scene,
Upon the glittering green,
She wept - that all the shining host
That gazed upon her then
That sinless bower again ;
SHE SHALL BE CALLED WOMAN. GEN. 2:23. This earth which we inhabit has rising from its surface some towering mountain peaks, now ranged in order, like the rocky ridges of the west, and now standing alone, like Etna or Vesuvius. For ages these mountains have stood look