Alcuin of York: Lectures delivered in the cathedral church of Bristol in 1907 and 1908
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge, 1908 - 329 pages
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Page 209 - It is better to dwell in a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide house.
Page 248 - My voice shalt thou hear betimes, O Lord : early in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up.
Page 243 - OUT of the deep have I called unto thee, O LORD ; LORD, hear my voice. 0 let thine ears consider well the voice of my complaint. If thou, LORD, wilt be extreme to mark what is done amiss; O LORD, who may abide it ? For there is mercy with thee: therefore shalt thou be feared.
Page 208 - And no man putteth new wine into old bottles; else the new wine will burst the bottles and be spilled, and the bottles shall perish.
Page 303 - And the key of the house of David will I lay upon his shoulder ; so he shall open, and none shall shut ; and he shall shut, and none shall open.
Page 239 - Who art thou that judgest another man's servant ? to his own master he standeth or falleth : yea, he shall be holden up ; for God is able to make him stand.
Page 136 - Whoso is simple, let him turn in hither!" and as for him that wanteth understanding, she saith to him, "Stolen waters are sweet, and bread eaten in secret is pleasant.
Page 248 - Lord : early in the morning will I direct my prayer unto thee, and will look up. 4 For thou art the God that hast no pleasure in wickedness; neither shall any evil dwell with thee.