“Alley’s : A Light to the Manville Community”“Alley’s : A Light to the Manville Community”

Pastor Bob’s Page

Frances, the wife of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, died tragically on July 10, 1861. Her dress had caught fire the previous day in an accident involving a candle. Longfellow sank into a depression. For Christmas 1864, Longfellow penned the lines of “I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day,” one of the most famous Christmas carols:

God’s Plan of Salvation

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