Minutes of the Committee of Council on Education, with Appendices, Volume 2

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Page 740 - Or of the eternal co-eternal beam, May I express thee unblamed ? since God is light, And never but in unapproached light Dwelt from eternity, dwelt then in thee, Bright effluence of bright essence increate. Or hear'st thou rather pure ethereal stream, Whose fountain who shall tell? before the sun, Before the heavens thou wert, and at the voice Of God, as with a mantle, didst invest The rising world of waters dark and deep, Won from the void and formless infinite.
Page 740 - Orphean lyre, I sung of chaos and eternal night, Taught by the heavenly muse to venture down The dark descent, and up to reascend, Though hard and rare...
Page 594 - For I have told him that I will judge his house for ever for the iniquity which he knoweth ; because his sons made themselves vile, and he restrained them not.
Page 739 - THESE, as they change, ALMIGHTY FATHER, these Are but the varied God. The rolling year Is full of THEE. Forth in the pleasing Spring THY beauty walks, THY tenderness and love. Wide flush the fields ; the softening air is balm ; Echo the mountains round ; the forest smiles ; And every sense, and every heart is joy.
Page 743 - A further development of iron smelting and later on of coal mining took place at the end of the 18th and the beginning of the 19th century.
Page 710 - The Bell strikes One. We take no Note of Time, But from its Loss. To give it then a Tongue, : B5 Is wise in Man.
Page 726 - Within his iron cave, th' effusive south Warms the wide air, and o'er the void of heaven Breathes the big clouds with vernal showers distent. At first a dusky wreath they seem to rise, Scarce staining ether ; but by swift degrees, In heaps on heaps the doubling vapour sails Along the loaded sky, and mingling deep Sits on th...
Page 737 - Similar triangles are to one another in the duplicate ratio of their homologous sides.
Page 146 - Be to their faults a little blind, Be to their virtues very kind, Let all their thoughts be unconfined, A.nd clap your padlock on the mind.
Page 740 - The rising world of waters dark and deep, Won from the void and formless Infinite! Thee I revisit now with bolder wing. Escaped the Stygian pool, though long detained In that obscure sojourn, while in my flight, Through utter and through middle darkness borne.

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