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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The dying testimonies we are to consider can animate us to renewed zeal and fresh activity in life and to say in humble trust , yet with holy boldness ...
So we have the pronouncement , " Against thine holy child Jesus , whom thou has anointed , both Herod and Pontius Pilate , with the Gentiles and the people ...
of being " a man full of faith and of the Holy Spirit , " and when he came to suffer and die for Christ's sake , his enemies gazing at it saw his ...
Among his conspicuous works are Exposition of the Epistle To The Hebrews and The Holy Spirit . He died peacefully having survived all his children .
He gave much time to prayer vigils , consoled orphans , pilgrims and strangers , and covered England with his holy doctrines .
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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