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" Alas ! alas ! Why, all the souls that were, were forfeit once; And He that might the vantage best have took, Found out the remedy: How would you be, If he, which is the top of judgment, should But judge you as you are? O, think on that; And mercy then... "
The Plays of William Shakespeare : Accurately Printed from the Text of the ... - Page 129
by William Shakespeare, George Steevens - 1805
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The Moral Vision of the New Testament: Community, Cross, New CreationA ...

Richard Hays - Religion - 1996 - 528 pages
...condemned to die, "Your brother is a forfeit of the law,/ and you but waste your words." She replies, Why, all the souls that were were forfeit once; And...will breathe within your lips, Like man new made." Similarly, Matthew's summons to the disciples to forgive, to obey Jesus' words, is nothing other than...
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The Desire of the Nations: Rediscovering the Roots of Political Theology

Oliver O'Donovan - Political Science - 1999 - 304 pages
...But if that pure judgment were set loose among us, all would be destroyed, judge and judged alike. 'How would you be / If he which is the top of judgment...will breathe within your lips / Like man new made!' (Measure 11.2). We should, therefore, not invoke it. But this does not mean there is no place for justice...
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Shakespeare the Playwright: A Companion to the Complete Tragedies, Histories ...

Victor L. Cahn - Drama - 1996 - 865 pages
...ii, 55). Gradually Isabella grows more impassioned, and her thoughts have more powerful implications: How would you be If He, which is the top of judgment,...will breathe within your lips. Like man new made. (II, ii, 75-79) Her address emphasizes the religious necessity of mercy, that Angelo's denial is anti-Christian....
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Shakespeare's Political Pageant: Essays in Literature and Politics

Joseph Alulis, Vickie B. Sullivan - Drama - 1996 - 276 pages
...truncheon, nor the judge's robe, Become them with one half so good a grace As mercy does. (2.2.59-63) Why, all the souls that were, were forfeit once, And...might the vantage best have took Found out the remedy. (2.2.73-75) Here, it is clear, Isabella is conceiving of mercy as something entirely distinct from...
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Theo-Drama: Theological Dramatic Theory, Vol. 1: Prolegomena

Hans Urs von Balthasar - Religion - 1998 - 5 pages
...But he, like you, would not have been so stern." She even refers to the redemption of all by Christ: Why, all the souls that were were forfeit once; And...that; And mercy then will breathe within your lips (II, 2). Angelo, however, quotes the "law". He shows mercy by being just. Isabella: "O it is excellent...
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Measure for Measure

William Shakespeare - Drama - 1999 - 83 pages
...you but waste your words. ISAB. Alas, alas! \\1iy, all the souls that were were forfeit once; And Me that might the vantage best have took Found out the...remedy. How would you be, If He, which is the top of judgement,- should But judge you as you are? O, think on that; And mercy then will breathe within your...
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Adaptations of Shakespeare: A Critical Anthology of Plays from the ...

Daniel Fischlin, Mark Fortier - Drama - 2000 - 320 pages
...what a prisoner. ANGELO Your brother is a forfeit of the law, And you but waste your words. ISABELLA Alas, alas; Why, all the souls that were were forfeit...remedy. How would you be, If He, which is the top of judgement, should But judge you as you are? O think on that, And mercy then will breathe within your...
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Measure for Measure

William Shakespeare - Drama - 2000 - 109 pages
...have took, 74 Found out the remedy. How would you be, If he, which is the top of judgment, should 76 But judge you as you are? O think on that, And mercy...will breathe within your lips, Like man new made. 79 ANGELO Be you content, fair maid, It is the law, not I, condemn your brother. ao Were he my kinsman,...
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莎士比亞通論: 喜劇

顏元叔 - Comedy - 2001 - 812 pages
...她搬出上帝以為 論據: An 芭 Isab. Your brother is a forfeit of the law, And you but waste your words. Alas, alas! Why, all the souls that were, were forfeit...remedy. How would you be If He, which is the top of judgement, should But judge you as you are? 0, think on that, And mercy then will breathe within your...
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The Loves of Shakespeare's Women

Susannah York - Drama - 2001 - 112 pages
...marshal's truncheon, nor the judge's robe Become them with one half so good a grace As mercy does. Alas, alas! Why, all the souls that were were forfeit...remedy. How would you be, If He, which is the top of judgement, should But judge you, as you are? O, think on that And mercy then will breathe within your...
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