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Mother Stories from the New Testament

A Book of the Best Stories from the New Testament that Mothers can tell their Children

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Author: Anonymous
Published: 1906
Language: English
Wordcount: 15,526 / 49 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 88.2
LoC Category: PN
Downloads: 663
Added to site: 2005.11.27
mnybks.net#: 11584
Origin: gutenberg.org
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rather than laying up treasures in heaven by pleasing God and working in His service. Death will come when they least expect it, and they will have to leave all their earthly riches, and go where no treasure has been laid up for them.

And He said unto His disciples, "Take no thought for your life, what ye shall eat; neither for the body, what ye shall put on; for the life is more than meat, and the body more than raiment. For all these things do the nations of the world seek after, and your Father knoweth that ye have need of these things. But rather seek ye the kingdom of God; and all these things shall be added unto you. Fear not, for it is the Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom. Sell what ye have and give alms; provide yourselves a treasure in the heavens that faileth not, where no thief approacheth, or moth corrupteth."

[Illustration: THE RICH FOOL.]


THE UNFRUITFUL TREE.

A certain man had a fig-tree planted in his vineyard, and he came and sought fruit thereon

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