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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... which must be faced with a manly spirit . In medieval times , death was a favorite theme . Mystery plays , for example , nearly all ended in heaven or ...
To heaven and earth He shouted — " It is finished ! " To His Father He whispered — " Father , into Thy hands I commend my spirit . " Jesus was born to die .
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 ...
... into Thy hands I commend my spirit . " Bartholomew , Nathanael Bartholomew to give him his full name , was led to Christ by Philip .
... a life full of " Works of faith , labor of love and patience of hope ; " his was a devoted spirit in the service of the One to whom Paul owed so much .
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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