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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... must be the meaning of their reds and their golds . They are happy as they die . God , let me die As the leaves die , 16 / Last Words of Saints and Sinners.
The gods conceal from those who are to live How happy a thing it is to die , So that they may continue to live . " From a collection of miscellaneous ...
... the figurative language of Bunyan , I might date this letter from " The Land of Beulah " , of which I have been for some weeks a happy inhabitant .
... breast as soon as his happy spirit was set at liberty , bearing the words : " Remember the words which I spake unto you while I was present with you .
... and remain everlastingly happy , world without end , Amen ! " Richard Baxter of Kidderminster , who preached as a dying man to dying men and women ...
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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