Comments about Beecher Smith
The Recording Angel's Report To The Widow*
Dear Mrs. Scofield: In answer to your fervent prayers
for your cousin Abner, it is my distinct pleasure
to inform you of the great progress he has made.
His acts of benevolence, generosity and self-sacrifice
have been duly recorded in the book, Golden Deeds of Men.
His salvation is now virtually assured.
When people, not ordinarily so disposed, do acts of kindness
we credit them a thousand-fold more than usual—
on account of the strain. His self-sacrifice for you
has greatly exceeded all our expectations.
Years ago, ...