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" He used often to say, that if he were to choose a place to die in, it should be an inn; it looking like a pilgrim's going home, to whom this world was all as an inn, and who was weary of the noise and confusion in it. "
Curiosities of London: Exhibiting the Most Rare and Remarkable Objects of ... - Page 403
by John Timbs - 1855 - 800 pages
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The Church of England quarterly review

Religion - 1839
...it should be an inn; because it looked like a pilgrim going home, in whose eyes the world resembled an inn, and who was weary of the noise and confusion in it ; he also considered the attendance and solicitude of friends an entanglement upon the dying man. His...
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Anecdotes, religious, moral, and entertaining: alphabetically arranged and ...

Charles Buck - Philosophy - 1841 - 514 pages
...tg. me a sinner.' There was a remarkable circumstance in Dr. Leighton's death. He often used to say, that, if he were to choose a place to die in, it should...whom this world was all as an Inn, and who was weary with the noise and confusion of it. He added, that the officiousness and care of friends were an entanglement...
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The General Baptist repository, and Missionary observer [afterw.] The ...

...because it was there that Archbishop Leighton halted for the last time on earth. " If I had the power to choose a place to die in it should be an inn," remarked that Christian veteran, " it looks like a pilgrim going home, to whom the whole world is but...
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The works of Robert Leighton, D. D., Archbishop of Glasgow

Robert Leighton, James Aikman - Theology - 1844 - 687 pages
...Anno Dmj 1684, yEtatis sure 7^Two remarkable circumstances attended his death. He used often to say, that if he were to choose a place to die in, it should be an inn, it looking so like a pilgrim's going home, to whom this world was all as an inn. It was his opinion also, that...
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The History of the Church of Scotland: From the Reformation to the ..., Volume 3

Thomas Stephen - Scotland - 1844
...pleurisy, and died in two days afterwards, at the Bell Inn, in Warwick-lane. " He used often to say, that if he were to choose a place to die in, it should be an inn; it looked like a pilgrim going home, to whom this world was all as an inn," and he had his desire1....
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The story of Justin Martyr : Sabbation and other poems

Richard Chenevix Trench - 1844 - 282 pages
...this or that befal, He watches and has care of all. * "He [Archbishop Leighton] used often to say, that if he were to choose a place to die in, it should be an inn, it looks like a pilgrim's going home, to whom this world was all as an inn, and who was weary of the noise...
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The Churchman's Sunday companion

1844
...Archbishop Sandys'* Sermons. There were two remarkable circumstances, in his death. He used often to say, that, if he were to choose a place to die in, it shou bl be an inn : it looking like a pilgrim's going home, to whom this world was all as an inn, and...
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Last Hours of Christian Men, Or, An Account of the Deaths of Some Eminent ...

Henry Clissold - Christian biography - 1847 - 316 pages
...William, Lord Russell, by Lord John Russell vol. ii. ought not to be unnoticed. He had often said, that if he were to choose a place to die in, it should be an Inn. In such a place he thought that a Christian believer might properly finish his pilgrimage ; the whole...
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A practical commentary upon the first Epistle of st. Peter

Robert Leighton (abp. of Glasgow.) - 1849
...Bell Inn, in Warwick-lane. During his life, he had been often used to say, " that if he had the power to choose a place to die in, it should be an inn. It looked (he said) like a pilgrim's going home, to whom the whole world was but a large and noisy inn,...
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Bishop Burnet's history of his own time: from the restoration of King ...

Gilbert Burnet - History - 1850 - 949 pages
...clergy, that became us. There were two remarkable circumstances in his death. He used often to say, that if he were to choose a place to die in, it should be an inn ; it looked like a pilgrim's going home, to whom this world was all as an inn, and who was weary of the...
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