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Page 501 - Thanksgiving to the Lord of life! to Him all praises be. Who from the hands of evil men hath set his handmaid free; All praise to Him before whose power the mighty are afraid, Who takes the crafty in the snare which for the poor is laid!
Page 98 - But when he came the second time, He came in power and love ; Softer than gale at morning prime Hovered his holy Dove. 3 The fires that rushed on Sinai down In sudden torrents dread, Now gently light, a glorious crown, On every sainted head.
Page 187 - French preferment ; taking a coule in one country, a crozier in another, and a grave in a third; neither bred where born, nor beneficed where bred, nor buried where beneficed ; but wandering in several kingdoms.
Page 365 - Bay, including North and South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. Among the Shawanese Indians, who some years ago emigrated from Florida, and are now settled in Ohio, there is preserved a tradition which seems of importance here ; viz. that Florida was once inhabited by white people, who were in possession of iron implements. Judging from the ancient accounts, this must have been an Irish christian people, who, previous to the year 1000, were settled in this region.
Page 330 - And thus, where'er I went, all things to me Assumed the one deep colour of my mind ; Great nature's prayer rose from the murmuring sea, And sinful man sighed in the wintry wind. The thick-veiled clouds by shedding many a tear, Like penitents, grew purified and bright, And, bravely struggling through earth's atmosphere, Passed to the regions of eternal light.
Page 223 - ... hedges to part ech mans ground from other ; and the ground seemeth to be nothing else within but rockes and stones : Yet it is very fruitfull and plentifull of grasse, and graine, as may appeare by the abundance of kine and cattel there : insomuch that we had good muttons (though somewhat lesse then ours in England) for two shillings or five groates a piece, good pigges and hennes for 3. pence a piece. The greatest want is industrious, painefull, and husbandly inhabitants to till and trimme the...
Page 398 - The Teach Cormac, lying to the south-east of the Forradh, with which it is joined by a common parapet, may be described as a double enclosure, the rings of which upon the western side become connected. Its diameter is about 140 feet.
Page 364 - And so it was, from isle to isle we passed, Like wanton bees or boys on flowers or lips ; And when that all was tasted, then at last We thirsted still for draughts instead of sips. I learned from this there is no Southern land Can fill with love the hearts of Northern men. Sick minds need change ; but, when in health they stand 'Neath foreign skies, their love flies home again.