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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... loved not their lives unto the death , need to be re - told for an age like ours when it is far too easy to be a Christian .
The saint answered with a joyful face in the words of the Psalmist , " I was glad when they said unto me , we will go into the house of the Lord .
... and Judge of all Judges , laying on me the mace of His office , saying unto me : ' I arrest thee and warn thee to make ready , and that thou fail not to ...
... the wickedness of Abimelech , which he did unto his father in slaying his seventy brethren with his unmerciful hand , upon his own guilty head .
everlasting tabernacles , that by my going out , there may be an entering in unto thee of many that are akin to me , and that they may rest in thy majesty .
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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