Essays Political, Social, and Religious, Volume 3

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Longmans, Green, and Company, 1900 - Europe
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Page 172 - HEAR, O heavens, and give ear, O earth: For the Lord hath spoken, I have nourished and brought up children, And they have rebelled against me. The ox knoweth his owner, And the ass his master's crib: But Israel doth not know, My people doth not consider.
Page 437 - La tua benignitą non pur soccorre A chi dimanda, ma molte fiate Liberamente al dimandar precorre. In te misericordia, in te piotate, In te magnificenza, in te s' aduna Quantunque in creatura č di bontate.
Page 302 - And I looked, and there was none to help; And I wondered that there was none to uphold : Therefore mine own arm brought salvation unto me; And my fury, it upheld me.
Page 536 - When the centuries behind me like a fruitful land reposed ; When I clung to all the present for the promise that it closed ; LOCKSLEY HALL. 589 When I dip into the future far as human eye could see — Saw the vision of the world, and all the wonder that would be.
Page 422 - Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me ; for I am meek and lowly of heart, and ye shall find rest unto your souls.
Page 302 - Behold my servant, whom I uphold ; mine elect, in whom my soul delighteth ; I have put my spirit upon him : he shall bring forth judgment to the Gentiles.
Page 301 - Comfort ye, comfort ye, my people, saith your God. Speak ye comfortably to Jerusalem, and cry unto her, that her warfare is accomplished, that her iniquity is pardoned: for she hath reeeived of the Lord's hand double for all her sins.
Page 266 - Endurance is the crowning quality, And patience all the passion of great hearts ; These are their stay, and when the leaden world Sets its hard face against their fateful thought, And brute strength, like...
Page 100 - The kings of the earth stand up, and the rulers take counsel together * against the Lord, and against his Anointed: Let us break their bonds asunder, * and cast away their cords from us.
Page 181 - MOTHER ! whose virgin bosom was uncrost With the least shade of thought to sin allied ; Woman ! above all women glorified, Our tainted nature's solitary boast...

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