King, "By the grace of God.": An historical romance, Volume 1

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R. Bentley, 1871

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Page 61 - Now the bright morning star, day's harbinger, Comes dancing from the east, and leads with her The flowery May, who from her green lap throws The yellow cowslip, and the pale primrose. Hail bounteous May that dost inspire Mirth and youth, and warm desire; Woods and groves are of thy dressing, Hill and dale doth boast thy blessing. Thus we salute thee with our early song, And welcome thee, and wish thee long.
Page 74 - But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever. 9 I will praise thee for ever, because thou hast done it: and I will wait on thy name; for it is good before thy saints.
Page 166 - That they may be avenged of them; as it is written, Such honour have all his saints.
Page 230 - And be thou a faithful Dispenser of the Word of God, and of his holy Sacraments; In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen.
Page 257 - His praise, — and our lives too ; and grant we may never forget His goodness to us. These things seem to strengthen our faith and love, against more difficult times. Sir, pray for me, That I may walk worthy of the Lord in all that He hath called me unto ! — I have committed my Son to you ; pray give him advice.
Page 249 - Behold, how good and joyful thing it is, brethren, to dwell together in unity...
Page 221 - At this moment there was a loud knocking at the door, and when Frank Herbert opened it, the sergeant of his regiment stood before
Page 249 - At the concluding words of the chorus—" For there the Lord promised His blessing and life for evermore"—" for evermore" resounded through the vault of heaven, and then followed a prolonged "Amen.
Page 233 - ... and that he was the chosen instrument in the hands of the Lord to deliver up the malefactress he had brought into the camp this morning.
Page 190 - I was taught the history of _ my people, how they sat and wept by the waters of Babylon, when they thought of thee O Zion! There in the heavens I see thy dazzling image, and here in my heart will I faithfully guard it. In my parents...

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