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" Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament, adversity is the blessing of the New, which carrieth the greater benediction, and the clearer revelation of God's favour. Yet even in the Old Testament, if you listen to David's harp, you shall hear as... "
The English language: its grammar and history. Together with a treatise on ... - Page 169
1869
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The Precious Stones of the Heavenly Foundations

Augusta Browne - Heaven - 1859 - 328 pages
...harp, you shall hear as many hearse-like airs as carols; and the pencil of the Holy Spirit hath labored more in describing the afflictions of Job than the...Solomon. Prosperity is not without many fears and distrusts; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. We see, in needleworks and embroideries,...
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Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays and Poems, Volumes 3-4

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay, Edwin Percy Whipple - English literature - 1860
...favour. Yet, even in the Old Testament, if you listen to David's harp you shall hear as many hearse-like airs as carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost...; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. W see in needleworks and embroideries it is more pleasing to have a lively work upon a sad and solemn...
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Critical, Historical, and Miscellaneous Essays

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - English literature - 1897
...favour. Yet, even in the Old Testament, if you listen to David's harp you shall hear as many hearse-like airs as carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost...more in describing the afflictions of Job than the feh'cities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes ; and adversity is not without...
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LECTURES ON ENGLISH LITERATURE

HENRY REED - 1860
...David's harp, you shall hear as many hearse-like airs as carols : and the pencils of the Holy Ghost have laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job than the felicities of Solomon. "f The moral use of tragic poetry consists then in such employment of poetic truth that the poet's...
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The poem of the book of Job done into Engl. verse, by the earl of Winchilsea

Job (the patriarch) - 1860
...VEESE. BY THE EARL OF WINCHILSEA, (LATE VISCOUNT MAIDSTONE.) " The pencil of the Holy Ghost has labour'd more In describing the afflictions of * Job than the felicities of Solomon." — BACON'S ESSAYS. LONDON: SMITH, ELDER AND CO., 65, CORNHILL. M.DCCC.LX. PBEFACE. No man who ever...
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Critical and Miscellaneous Essays, Volume 2

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1861
...peneil of the Holy Ghost hath laboured more in deseribing the afflietions of Job than the felieities of Solomon. Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes ; and adversity is not without eomforts and hopes. We see in needleworks and embroideries it is more pleasing to have a lively work...
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What I Saw in Lancashire: A Plea for the Distressed Operatives : to which is ...

John Baillie - Great Britain - 1862 - 30 pages
...Hewitson" c. " I was an hungered, and ye gave me meat ; naked, and ye clothed me.— MATT, xxv, 85, 36. " Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes...and adversity is not without comforts and hopes." — LOKD BACON. profits to bx gtjjplicb- io % gtlitf of % gli LONDON : JAMES NISBET, BEENEE'S STEEET....
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The Church of England sunday school quarterly magazine, Volume 15

1862
...harp, you ehall hear as many hearse-like airs as carols — and the pencils of the Holy Ghost have laboured more in describing the afflictions of Job, than the felicities of Solomon." — Bacon. SELF-DENIAL. y order to gain a correct idea of this lofty virtue, it ie necessary to establish...
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Wise sayings of the great and good

1864
...favour. Yet even in the Old Testament, if you listen to David's harp, you shall hear as many funereal airs as carols ; and the pencil of the Holy Ghost...; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. Essay on Adversity. — LORD BACON. ADVICE. Insincerity in asking Nothing is less sincere than our...
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The Mother of the Wesleys: A Biography

John Kirk - 1864 - 351 pages
...eternal reunion 1 VIII. EMBARRASSMENTS. If you listen to David's harp, you shall hear as many hearse-like airs, as carols : and the pencil of the Holy Ghost...; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. —BACON. EVEN in our own days, the position of many clergymen in the Church of England, and many ministers...
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