The Life of Thomas Ken, D.D.: Deprived Bishop of Bath and Wells : Viewed in Connection with Public Events, and the Spirit of the Times, Political and Religious, in which He Lived : Including Some Account of the Fortunes of Morley, Bishop of Winchester, His First Patron and the Friend of Izaak Walton, Brother-in-law of Bishop Ken, Volumen2
J. Murray, 1831
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The Life of Thomas Ken, D. D. Deprived Bishop of Bath and Wells
William Lisle Bowles
Vista completa - 1830
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Página 12 - AWAKE, my soul, and with the sun Thy daily stage of duty run ; Shake off dull sloth, and joyful rise To pay thy morning sacrifice.
Página 78 - I was witness of; the King sitting and toying with his concubines, Portsmouth, Cleveland, Mazarin, &c. A French boy singing love songs in that glorious gallery, whilst about twenty of the great courtiers and other dissolute persons were at basset round a large table, a bank of at least £2,000 in gold before them; upon which two gentlemen who were with me made reflections with astonishment.
Página 232 - A stranger yet to pain ! I feel the gales that from ye blow A momentary bliss bestow, As, waving fresh their gladsome wing, My weary soul they seem to soothe, And, redolent of joy and youth, To breathe a second spring.
Página 308 - As for my religion, I die in the Holy Catholic and Apostolic faith, professed by the whole Church, before the disunion of East and West ; more particularly I die in the Communion of the Church of England, as it stands distinguished from all Papal and Puritan innovations, and as it adheres to the doctrine of the Cross.
Página 193 - Some feelings are to mortals given, With less of earth in them than heaven ; And if there be a human tear From passion's dross refined and clear, A tear so limpid and so meek, It would not stain an angel's cheek, 'Tis that which pious fathers shed Upon a duteous daughter's head...
Página xxxiii - If any man among you seem to be religious, and bridleth not his tongue, but deceiveth his own heart, this man's religion is vain.
Página 219 - Or midst the chase, on every plain, The tender thought on thee shall dwell : Each lonely scene shall thee restore ; For thee the tear be duly shed ; Beloved, till life can charm no more ; And mourn'd, till Pity's self be dead.
Página 232 - I carol'd on thy side? Is it — that oft, since then, my heart has sigh'd, As Youth, and Hope's delusive gleams, flew fast? Is it — that those, who circled on thy shore, Companions of my youth, now meet no more? Whate'er the cause...
Página 142 - If it be so, our God whom we serve is able to deliver us from the burning fiery furnace, and He will deliver us out of thine hand, O king. But if not, be it known unto thee, O king, that we will not serve thy gods, nor worship the golden image which thou hast set up.