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" The world recedes: it disappears! Heaven opens on my eyes! my ears With sounds seraphic ring: Lend, lend your wings! I mount! I fly! O Grave! where is thy Victory? O Death! where is thy Sting. "
The Methodist new connexion magazine and evangelical repository - Page 496
1867
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An English Anthology of Prose and Poetry, Shewing the Main Stream of English ...

Sir Henry John Newbolt - English literature - 1922 - 1011 pages
...strife, And let me languish into life. Hark ! they whisper; Angels say, Sister Spirit, come away ! What is this absorbs me quite, Steals my senses, shuts my sight, Drowns my spirits, draws my breath t Tell me, my soul, can this be Death t The world recedes ; it disappears...
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A Book of British and American Verse

Henry Van Dyke, Hardin Craig, Asa Don Dickinson - American poetry - 1922 - 1908 pages
...And let me languish into life ! * Hark ! they whisper ; Angels say, Sister Spirit, come away ! What is this absorbs me quite? Steals my senses, shuts my sight, Drowns my spirits, draws my breath? Tell me, my Soul, can this be Death? ia The world recedes ; it disappears...
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The Poems of Alexander Pope: A One-volume Edition of the Twickenham Text ...

Alexander Pope - Poetry - 1963 - 850 pages
...come away. What is this absorbs me quite ? Steals my senses, shuts my sight, 10 Drowns my spirits, draws my breath ? Tell me, my Soul, can this be Death ? The world recedes; it disappears! Heav'n opens on my eyes ! my ears With sounds seraphic ring : 15 Lend, lend your wings ! I mount !...
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The English Presbyterian Messenger

1857
...strife, And let me languish into life. " Hark ! they whisper ; angels say, Sister spirit, come away, What is this absorbs me quite, Steals my senses, shuts my sight, Drowns my spirits, draws my breath ? Tell me, my soul, can this be death ? " The world recedes, it disappears...
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Improvement Era, Volume 5, Issue 1

1901
...strife, And let me languish into life. Hark! they whisper; angels say, "Sister spirit, come away." What is this absorbs me quite? Steals my senses, shuts my sight, Drowns my spirits, draws my breath? Tell me, my soul, can this be death? The world recedes; it disappears! Heaven...
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Chapters into Verse: Poetry in English Inspired by the Bible: Volume 1 ...

Robert Atwan, Laurance Wieder - Poetry - 1993 - 432 pages
...strife, And let me languish into life. Hark! they whisper; Angels say, Sister Spirit, come away. What is this absorbs me quite? Steals my senses, shuts my sight, Drowns my spirits, draws my breath? Tell me, my soul, can this be death? The world recedes; it disappears! Heaven...
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The Missouri Harmony, Or, A Collection of Psalm and Hymn Tunes, and Anthems ...

Music - 1994 - 240 pages
...whisper, angels say, Sister spirit come away, Sister spirit come away. What is this absorbs me \'iite, Steals my senses, shuts my sight. Drowns my spirit, draws my breath, 533 •H1 B — -i F ^_ -ff1 ft 1 ,_ r-, • S^ in fi y *-H = = 1 — F T 1 -| 1 1 3J^^ *i~ — V*^...
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Collected Works of Lindley Murray

Lindley Murray - 1996 - 5240 pages
...And let me languish into life. Hark! they whisper ; angels say, " Sister spirit, come away." — What is this absorbs me quite ; Steals my senses, shuts my sight, Drowns my spirits, draws my breath ? Tell me, my soul, can this be death ? The world recedes ; it disappears...
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The Schubert Song Companion

John Reed - Music - 1997 - 510 pages
...say, elsewhere. The poem is a kind of secular version of Pope's poem which Schubert set in Verklarung: 'The world recedes, it disappears/ Heaven opens on my eyes, my ears/ With sounds seraphic ring.' But what worlds away from the conventional piety of that earlier (1813) song is the rhapsodic afflatus...
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Great Preaching on the Resurrection

Resurrection - 1984 - 266 pages
...Christian, I can fancy that he will say: Hark! they whisper: angels say, Sister spirit, come away. What is this absorbs me quite— Steals my senses— shuts...draws my breath? Tell me, my soul, can this be death? We know not when he is dying. One gentle sigh, and the spirit breaks away. We can scarcely say, "He...
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