Elsie Dinsmore

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Sovereign Grace Publishers,, 1993 - 328 páginas
A pious young girl has difficulty establishing a relationship with her worldly father who seems indifferent to her religious principles.

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The first book in the series I tried to find out what this was actually all about. I'm usually very generous with books written such a long time ago, because life and views and experiences and beliefs ... Leer comentario completo

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Referenced in 'Jo of the Chalet School', this is the first of the much maligned 'Elsie' books. It features the rather too-good-to-be-true Elsie, who is brought up with her aunts and uncles of similar ... Leer comentario completo

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Página 11 - For what glory is it, if, when ye be buffeted for your faults, ye shall take it patiently? But if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye take it patiently, this is acceptable with God.
Página 272 - Man that is born of woman is of few days and full of trouble. He cometh forth like a flower and is cut down ; he fleeth also as a shadow and continueth not.
Página 164 - The bird that can sing and won't sing must be made to sing, they say,
Página 146 - In that day there shall be a fountain opened To the house of David and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem For sin and for uncleanness.
Página 20 - Oft I walk beneath the cloud, Dark as midnight's gloomy shroud ; But, when fear is at the height, Jesus comes, and all is light.
Página 283 - ... voice through mazes running, Untwisting all the chains that tie The hidden soul of harmony; That Orpheus...
Página 147 - He says, * Him that cometh unto Me, I will in nowise cast out ; ' and He is such a precious Saviour, so kind and loving.
Página 30 - The good are better made by ill. As odors crushed are sweeter still.

Acerca del autor (1993)

Martha Finley was born in 1828 in Chillicothe, Ohio. She lived in Circleville, Ohio South Bend, Indiana and finally Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. She began her writing career by writing short stories for Sunday School papers. Her most popular works are the Elsie Dinsmore series which consisted of 28 titles. In addition, she wrote the Mildred Keith series which consisted of 7 titles. She also wrote over 50 short books and pamphlets and numerous short stories and articles. Finley died in 1909.

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