Les Anglais au moyen âge. L'épopée mystique de William Langland

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Hachette et cie, 1893 - Mysticism in literature - 275 pages
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Page 237 - As I walked through the wilderness of this world, I lighted on a certain place where was a Den, and 1 laid me down in that place to sleep : and as I slept, I dreamed a
Page 235 - many days, and often took my bible, and sat in hollow trees and lonesome places till night came on : and frequently in the night, walked mournfully about by myself : for I was a man of sorrows in the times of the first workings of the Lord in me.
Page 234 - The Lord... forbad me to put off my hat to any high or low, and I was required to Thee and Thou all men and women, without any respect to rich or poor, great or small. And as I travelled up and down, 1 was not to bid people Good morrow or Good evening, neither might I bow or scrape with my
Page 236 - therewith? Every one doth think his own religion rightest, both Jews, Moors and pagans; and how if all our faith, and Christ and Scriptures should be but a think-so too?
Page 233 - it may seem, I protest before the eternal God is true, neither am I any way superstitiously deceived herein, since I did not only clearly
Page 253 - and be haywarde' and liggen out a [nyghtes, And kepe my corn in my croft' fro pykers and theeues? Other shappe shon other clothes' other shep other kyn [kepe, Heggen other harwen
Page 238 - This day Jesus has enabled me to preach seven times: once in the church, twice at the girls' hospital, once in the park, once at the old people's hospital, and afterwards, twice in a private house... Both in the church and park the Lord was with us. The girls in the hospital were
Page 166 - un bois, sur une bruyère; Au pied d'un arbre vint s'asseoir Un jeune homme vêtu de noir Qui me ressemblait comme un frère. .. Partout
Page 233 - the noise, but in the serenest sky that ever I saw, being without all cloud, did to my thinking see the place
Page 236 - it the second time, a voice did suddenly dart from heaven into my soul, which said wilt thou leave

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