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Page 545 - OF Man's first disobedience, and the fruit Of that forbidden tree, whose mortal taste Brought death into the world, and all our woe, With loss of Eden, till one greater Man Restore us, and regain the blissful seat, Sing, heavenly muse, that on the secret top Of Oreb, or of Sinai, didst inspire That shepherd, who first taught the chosen seed, In the beginning, how the heavens and earth Rose out of chaos...
Page 99 - Sings his Sicilian fold, His sheep, his hapless love, his blinded eyes ; And how a call celestial round him rang And heavenward from the fountain-brink he sprang, And all the marvel of the golden skies.
Page 546 - Upon their tongues a various spirit, to rase Quite out their native language ; and, instead, To sow a jangling noise of words unknown : Forthwith a hideous gabble rises loud, Among the builders ; each to other calls Not understood...
Page 98 - So answerest thou ; but why not rather say : " Hath man no second life ? — Pitch this one high ! Sits there no judge in Heaven, our sin to see ? — " More strictly, then, the inward judge obey ! Was Christ a man like us ? Ah ! let us try If -we then, too, can be such men as he...
Page 99 - And this rude Cumner ground, Its fir-topped Hurst, its farms, its quiet fields, Here cam'st thou in thy jocund youthful time, Here was thine height of strength, thy golden prime ! And still the haunt beloved a virtue yields.
Page 317 - ... no adoration is intended, or ought to be done, either unto the sacramental bread and wine there bodily received, or unto any corporal presence of Christ's natural flesh and blood. For the sacramental bread and wine remain still in their very natural substances, and therefore may not be adored, (for that were idolatry, to be abhorred of all faithful Christians...
Page 508 - Whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I deny before my Father who is in heaven.
Page 208 - Trinity had never been unkind to me. There used to be much snap-dragon growing on the walls opposite my freshman's rooms there, and I had for years taken it as the emblem of my own perpetual residence even unto death in my University.
Page 547 - With tract oblique, At first, as one who sought access, but fear'd To interrupt, side-long he works his way...
Page 575 - Moreover, if any case should arise of extreme difficulty, and beyond the knowledge of all the judges of the nations of the Scots, it is to be duly referred to the chair of the Archbishop of the Gaedhil, that is to say, of Patrick, and the jurisdiction of this bishop (of Armagh). But if such a case as aforesaid, of a matter at issue, cannot be easily disposed of (by him), with his counsellors in that (investigation), we have decreed that it be sent to the apostolic seat, that is to say, to the chair...

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