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What congregations need most is not altogether formal sermons, but thoughtful, helpful talks containing a fresh, uplifting, and spiritual outlook over life, with a practical bearing on the occasions and duties of life.

This place being recommended to him, both by its quiet seclusion, and the unsophisticated manners of its inhabitants, he determined to pass the remnant of his days here, and, by devoting them to the purposes of piety, charity, and science, to discharge his duty to his Creator, his species, and himself; "for the love of knowledge," he added, "has long been my chief source of selfish enjoyment.

Higher yet is executive force, the power to adjust responsibilities and duties in such a way as to get back a high economic return in the way of service.

Certainly there was a very high tariff on apples in his dayso high that humanity has not yet succeeded in paying off the duty on the one ADAM ate.

It was in at a country hotel, then, that the young Southern pedestrian turned for temporary rest and a meal, and pitiless was the cross-examination instituted by the inevitable lank, middle-aged gristly man, before he could reconcile it with his duty as a cautious public character to reveal the treasures of the larder.

This I did at once, and after providing them with a comfortable little home, I returned and reported for duty at Fort Larned.

Upon reaching Fort McPherson, I found that the Third Cavalry, commanded by General Reynolds, had arrived from Arizona, in which Territory they had been on duty for some time, and where they had acquired quite a reputation on account of their Indian fighting qualities.

Never had the disciplined Wolverines performed a sea duty with so ragged a routine as the getting in of the boat containing the live man and the dead body.

"You are sent by inspiration, for I am doing my poor best to convince this obdurate Yankee to turn from evil courses and do a duty by the country that will in future make his name illustrious.

But yet "Don't you think, sir," I said that evening at dinner, the subject being reintroduced by my father himself, "that we have some duty towards them when we draw so much from them?" "Certainly," he said; "I take as much trouble about their drains as I do about my own.

And, Rudolph, you have my word of honor that henceforth I shall bear in mind more constantly my duty toward one of my best and oldest friends.

This musician was in the service of Frederick the Great, and finding himself one night on duty under the windows of the King, playing the Jew's harp with so much skill, that Frederick, who was a great amateur of music, thought he heard a distinct orchestra.

she exclaimed, "must ye learn your duty from a woman?" And, seizing a catapult, she discharged a stone which laid the masked warrior stunned and senseless on the ground.

In my horror at Rosedale, I, too, believed that John had been in a plot to entrap Wesley; but IIknow better now, and I have come to tell you that it is no less my duty than my right to see that your brother's memory is made as spotless as his life."

Every man on the parade-ground understood full well that if he would save his life it stood him in hand to get back to his post of duty without unnecessary delay, and in a very few minutes those whose turn it was to go on duty were setting about the regular routine as laid down since the besiegers displayed unusual activity.

Among the causes of the abundant sickness, in March, along the Niagara frontier, given by the surgeons, were "severe duty during the inclement weather, exposure on the lake in open transports, bad bread made of damaged flour, either not nutritious or absolutely deleterious, bad water impregnated with the product of vegetable putrefaction, and the effluvia from materials of animal production with which the air was replete."

It's my last duty before going to bed."

* * * * * THE YOUNG LADY'S FRIEND; a MANUAL of PRACTICAL ADVICE and INSTRUCTION to Young Females on their entering upon the Duties of Life after quitting School.

If the applicant is satisfactory, the lady of the house pays her a bonus of one krone or two kroner called "hand money"that is, she crosses her hand with silver as an evidence of good faithand the girl agrees to report for duty within one week after New Year's or Midsummer's day, as the case may be.

'Perfect love casteth out fear' and there is no duty about it, for when we love, it is a joy to serve and give.

This flight broke up the conference; and the captain, after exhorting his wife and daughter to set an example of fortitude to the rest of the females, left the house, to look after his duties among the men.

I put Gammer Sing on sentry duty over the entrance, and, Borradaile coming up, we inspected it, and found enough grain to last us some months.

She did not therefore enter on her duties until March 31, 1865.

The authorities of Winchester are performing their duty after a pretty fashion, trulyto permit these villainous plots to be hatched tinder their very noses.

That, if God truly said that man was made in His image, and said, moreover, as it were at the same moment, that, therefore, whoso sheds man's blood, by man shall his blood be shedour duty was to trust God, to obey God, and to do our duty against the murderer, however painful to our feelings it might be.

To the House of Representatives of the United States: I herewith transmit to the House of Representatives copies of a correspondence between the Department of State and the British legation in this city, relative to the reciprocal admission of the natural products of the United States and Canada free of duty into the territories of both countries.

In battle do your duty like a man.

From that moment Antar made the service of women his special duty above all others.

They shared the duties between them.

Yet their conquest had not been meditated and planned; ever serenely loyal in their dealings with others, they owed it simply to the fulfilment of duty throughout their long years of toil.

They speak of duties near and farthe duty of ministering to a parent, the duty of serving one's prince; and it is from them that one becomes conversant with the names of many birds, and beasts, and plants, and trees."

Before we were hailed by the sentinels I came to believe that every member of the besieging army was more or less incapacitated for duty through having drank too much rum, for we heard nothing whatsoever from any one in the enemy's camp, although we were in fairly good view of them for no less than half an hour.

Nothing could equal the audacity of the plunderers, although a party of the Lanark militia was doing duty around the wreck.

By reference to "HEYL'S Rates of Duties on Imports," page 36, art.

19, 8,123 " " " 21, 8,684 " " " 23, 9,046 " " In ninety-seven days 12,867 were sent home sick; and on the 22d of October there were only 4,000 effective men left fit for duty out of this army of about 40,000 healthy men, who had left England within less than four months.

Colonel Gardiner was truly sensible that every day brought its duties along with it, and he was constantly careful that no pretence of amusement, friendship, or even devotion itself, might prevent their being properly discharged.

And he read to me the entry as follows: "P.C. 462A reports that at 2.07 a.m., while on duty outside the National Gallery, he heard a revolver shot, followed by a man's cry.

He admitted it to be reasonable that slaves should be dutied like other imports; but should consider a rejection of the clause as an exclusion of South Carolina from the Union.

Classified employees who receive an annual salary of $1000 or more per annum may be granted twenty-eight days' leave per annum to cover absences from duty due to illness or other causes.

Whereas by the new bill a small duty per gallon was laid on at the still-head, and the license was to cost but twenty shillings, which was to be granted only to such as had licenses for selling ale.

I must be of the world excus'd in this, If the great dutie to your Maiestie, Makes me all other lesser to neglect.

They know the want of health that have bene sick: My selfe, sometimes acquainted with the like, Do learne in dutie of a kinde regard To pittie him whose hap hath bene so hard, How long, I pray ye, hath she absent bene?

From duties behind the scenes to missions on the front lines, the service members said they feel that these efforts are making headway in the fight to combat the pandemic.

Mr. C. Townsend imposes Import Duties in America.

According to the Articles agreed on:] [Footnote 14: 'where to rejoin us.'] [Page 192] If that his Maiesty would ought with vs, We shall expresse our dutie in his eye, And let him know so.

But while I forbear to recommend any further reduction of the duties beyond that already provided for by the existing laws, I must earnestly and respectfully press upon Congress the importance of abstaining from all appropriations which are not absolutely required for the public interest and authorized by the powers clearly delegated to the United States.

In an age that knows no "must," And no voice insistently Speaks of duty unto me; Let me tread the happy ways Of those by-gone yesterdays.

Francis, half pacified, was seated on the billiard-table, an old grey-haired huissier, who was always on duty up-stairs, taking care of him.

But on Monday, the protesters took over the entire entrance into the secretariat preventing workers from going into their offices and carrying out their daily duties unlike before.

Under the Deputy First Sea Lord there will be one Director of Operations Division (Foreign)Captain C.P.R. Coode, D.S.O. The chief change on the Maintenance side of the Board relates to the distribution of duties amongst the Civil Members.

In one of the most luxurious dining-saloons on one of the most luxurious of the great German linersI promised my trustworthy informant not to be more definitethe man who was head-waiter during the year preceding the war impressed those under him with being much more interested in some mysterious business ashore than in his duties aboard ship.

For this reason as they recommended Moral Duties to qualifie and season the Will for a future Life, so they prescribed several Contemplations and Sciences to rectifie the Understanding.

Affection to God and the duties whereunto we engage, is requisite to right covenanting, and that in its flower and vigour, height and supremacy.

Just like police and doctors who perform their duties amid Covid, you too have to become corona warriors.

Dr. Fraser's loyalty took a practical form early in February, 1779, when he joined the British forces on board H. M. S. (Captain R. Christian) on duty off the coasts of South Carolina and Georgia.

Yet the practice cannot be sheer suicide, when the Dutch peasant-girl plods bloomingly through her daily duties beneath a dozen successive involucres of flannel.