Oh, that I might have brought you up.

“I leave you here; Oh, that it had pleased the Lord, that I might have brought you up; I should so gladly have done my best with respect to it; but it seems that it is not the Lord’s will. ”

– Janneken Munstdorp to her daughter, Martyrs Mirror, p. 985

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One Response to “Oh, that I might have brought you up.”

  1. mdmcginn Says:

    What would you write to your daughter if you knew you were about to be executed for your faith?

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