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" Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on. Four corners to my bed, Four angels round my head; One to watch and one to pray And two to bear my soul away. "
The Norfolk Garland: A Collection of the Superstitious Beliefs and Practices ... - Page 48
edited by - 1872 - 405 pages
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John Begg Shaw - 1876
...After a little reflection : " Mark told me to say, ' Our Father, which art in heaven. Amen ;' and, ' Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, bless the bed that I lie on. Amen.' " " And do you say this when you go to bed and get up ?" "Please, when I ain't very sleepy I...
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History of the Fylde of Lancashire

John Porter - Fylde (England) - 1876 - 484 pages
...overspread, Two at the feet and two at the head. If any ill thing me betide, Beneath your wings my body hide. Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on." Bacon was considered to prove the finest and best if the hogs were slaughtered before the moon began...
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Daft Davie and other sketches of Scottish life and character

Sarah R. Whitehead - 1876 - 360 pages
...For me, I'm content at night with the auld prayer that my mother learned me when I was a bairn : ' Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, bless the bed that I lie on;' and I have been keepit from evil as weel as you, I can tell you, Margaret Beatson." "But oh, Mrs. Rarity,...
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Sermons for Children

Mark Guy Pearse - Children's sermons - 1876 - 164 pages
...he was a boy the people were so dark and foolish that they knelt and said a jumble of rhymes about " Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on." So let us thank God, dear boys and maidens, that we have learned to say, Our Father which art in heaven....
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History of the Fylde of Lancashire

John Porter - Fylde (England) - 1876 - 484 pages
...following prayer, a common one amongst the children of the Fylde about one hundred years ago : — "Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on ; There are four corners to my bed, And four angels overspread, Two at the feet and two at the head....
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The Belfry: quarterly papers on art, history, and archæology

...before I wake, I hope that God my soul will take.' Then there is another very well-known distich : ' Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John Bless the bed that I lie on.' But it is only natural that the favourite hymn should be a commendation of the infant sleeper to the...
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Annals of Winchcombe and Sudeley

Emma Brocklehurst Dent, Emma Dent - Sudeley Castle - 1877 - 341 pages
...even of greater interest than the Cumnor Bedstead, the angels being highly suggestive of the wellknown prayer : " Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on. Four corners to my bed, Four angels at their head, One to read and one to write, And two to guard my bed at night." * When...
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Occasional Papers and Reviews

John Keble - Jews - 1877 - 506 pages
...to the four Evangelists, which comes into some part of very many of our poor men's devotion : — " Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on :" — we could wish to bring to his notice a passage in S. Chrysostom on I Cor. Hom. 43, § 7, Oxf....
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Mama's biographies from the Church service calendar

Elizabeth Allnatt - 1878 - 227 pages
...Mama, I then asked her, ' What hymn do you say, Nurse ? ' and she said it is that pretty one : — ' Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on ; Four posts around my bed, Four angels guard my head.' 0 Mama! Mimie did laugh so, I thought dear old Nurse...
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Monthly Packet, Volume 27

1879
...Creed, the collect ' Lighten our darkness,' and finished up with the quaint old couplet beginning — ' Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John, Bless the bed that I lie on,' And after he had finished he said triumphantly, " Hoo d'ye think I've deea't ? I said 'em gay weel....
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