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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To strut is stupid — to preach is tiresome — to lament is weak . The best answer to life's irony is — irony . " But irony is not fitting on the part of ...
While hanging alive for two days , he preached to the people , exhorting them to be constant and faithful to the truth . Egeas , the Proconsul responsible ...
Both were attracted to the scene of John the Baptist's preaching , and their characters have much in common . Sometimes this Philip of Bethsaida is ...
It is reckoned that after the Ascension , Matthew preached the Gospel in ... of the Fourth Century , speaks of him as preaching in Ethiopia and Arabia .
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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