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A Story of One Short Life, 1783 to 1818

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Published: 1888
Language: English
Wordcount: 10,103 / 37 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 74.5
LoC Category: BV
Downloads: 201
Added to site: 2009.09.19 25316
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Genres: Religion, Biography

A biography of Samuel John Mills, missionary.

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es unless the number was increased of young men ready to devote their lives to this cause. He and his friends then separated for the purpose of establishing societies in other colleges. Mills went to Yale, hoping there to find kindred spirits. This was not the case, but God had sent him for another purpose, and that to know Obookiah, a heathen boy from the Sandwich Islands. This acquaintance greatly increased his zeal.

Sometimes a little seed, wafted by the wind, is borne far from its mother plant to take root in a foreign soil: but its fruit may be returned whence it came. This littl



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