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Slide set: God moves in a mysterious way (song: Riley Brothers, 6 slides, 1892)

Descriptive data for this set (listed below slide images)
Slide 1
'His wonders' -- Paul and the viper
Slide 2
'His Designs' -- Israelites saved from Pharaoh
Slide 3
'Clouds big with mercy' -- Mordecai's triumph
Slide 4
'Judge not the Lord' -- Daniel delivered
Slide 5
'Bud may have a bitter taste' -- Jacob's lament
Slide 6
'He will make it plain' -- Jacob brought before Pharaoh
Other related organisations

in stock of Riley Brothers, 1892-1914 (item ref. 498)

in stock of North of England Temperance League,  1906 (item ref. 228)

in stock of J. Lizars, 1909 (item ref. 446)

Main type of image
drawing / painting / print
Main usage of set
Date of first manufacture
Reading or song

William Cowper, God moves in a mysterious way (1774)

Related slide set

see generic title God moves in a mysterious way (generic set title – 3 different versions are known)

People appearing in slides

PAUL, Saint   (fl. C1st) – slide 1


The Lizars catalogue omits Slide 5, renumbering Slide 6 as 5 in their list.


6 slides known to exist in private collection

Lucerna ID  3000813

Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 29 March 2024

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