Last Words of Saints and Sinners: 700 Final Quotes from the Famous, the Infamous, and the Inspiring Figures of History
The last words of the dying have fascinated readers throughout history. They reveal the fears, hopes, courage, and legacies of both the famous and not-so-famous. This collection of seven hundred quotes includes the last words of commoners, atheists, poets, and politicians along with noted Christians and martyrs. Excellent for casual reading and as a ready reference source for the pastor or public speaker.
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... if the separation of the soul from the body happens in a different manner , it is not without the express leave and orders of our Heavenly Father .
... the wickedness of Abimelech , which he did unto his father in slaying his seventy brethren with his unmerciful hand , upon his own guilty head .
I cannot call thee father . " Benny Hawkins was a small boy bitten by a dog who , as he died of hydrophobia , said to his father , " Sit down , papa .
To God above He prayed — " Father , forgive them for they know not what they do . " To the Thief He said — " Today thou shalt be with me in Paradise .
He died upon his knees committing his spirit to Christ , even as Christ died committing His spirit to His Father . " Lord Jesus , receive my spirit .
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Good book, with some interesting and insightful quotes. It also has references to the Bible and gives a good glimpse into the assurance we have through our Lord & Saviour Jesus Christ, as well as tying that assurance to the last words of both saints AND sinners. Read full review