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" Himself, as conscious of his awful charge, And anxious mainly that the flock he feeds May feel it too ; affectionate in look, And tender in address, as well becomes A messenger of grace to guilty men. "
Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle - Page 124
1851
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The Emigrant Mechanic and Other Tales in Verse: Together with Numerous Songs ...

Thomas Cowherd - Canadian poetry - 1884 - 318 pages
...though much admired By curious eyes and judgments ill informed. To me is odious." " Such should still he affectionate in look, And tender in address, as well becomes A messenger of Grace to guilty man." -Cmofrr. How strange the various scenes through which we pass In our life's journey — onward...
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The merchant evangelist, a memoir of W. M'Gavin

William Reid - 1884
...and language, such a stamp of good sense and sterling honesty as to recall vividly Cowper's lines : ' In language plain ; And plain in manner. Decent, solemn, chaste, And natural in gesture. Much impressed Himself, as conscious of his awful charge, And anxious mainly that the flock he feeds May...
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Sunlight and Shadow: Or, Gleanings from My Life Work : Comprising Personal ...

John Bartholomew Gough - Drinking of alcoholic beverages - 1884 - 542 pages
...have sat for the portrait of Cowper's model preacher. "Simple, grave, sincere. In doctrine uncomipt; in language plain, And plain in manner ; decent, solemn, chaste, And natural in gesture ; much impressed Himself, as conscious of his awful charge; And anxious mainly that the flock he feeds May...
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Apostolic Life as Revealed in the Acts of the Apostles, Volume 2

Joseph Parker - Apostles - 1884
...himself direct me. I would trace His master strokes, and draw from his design. I would express him simple, grave, sincere ! In doctrine, uncorrupt ; in language, plain ; And plain in manner ; decorous, solemn, chaste, And natural in gesture ; much impressed Himself, as conscious of his awful...
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William Griffith: memorials and letters

Richard Chew - Clergy - 1885 - 247 pages
...himself direct me. I would trace His master strokes, and draw from his design. I would express him simple, grave, sincere ; In doctrine uncorrupt ; in...well becomes A messenger of grace to guilty men.' Mr. Griffith occasionally refers to his pulpit labours in his correspondence. Here is an excerpt from...
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The poetical works of William Cowper [ed.] with prefatory notice by E. Hope

William Cowper - 1885
...himself direct me. I would traco His master-strokes, and draw from his design. I would express him simple, grave, sincere ; In doctrine uncorrupt ; in...in manner ; decent, solemn, chaste, And natural in gestur* ; much impress'd Himself, as conscious of his awful charge, And anxious mainly that the flock...
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The Art of Oratorical Composition: Based Upon the Precepts and Models of the ...

Charles Coppens - Elocution - 1885 - 307 pages
...honest in the sacred cause. . . .• I would express him simple, grave, sincere ; In doctrine incorrupt, in language plain, And plain in manner; decent, solemn, chaste, And natural in gesture ; much impressed Himself, as conscious of his awful charge, And anxious mainly that the flock he feeds May...
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Homiletic Review, Volume 9

1885
...contrasts these performers with the good preacher, who is "Simple, grave, sincere : In doctrine uncomipt ; In language plain. And plain in manner : decent, solemn, chaste. And natural in gesture ; much impressed Himself as conscious of his awful charge. And anxious mainly that the flock he feeds May...
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The Art of Oratorical Composition: Based Upon the Precepts and Models of the ...

Charles Coppens - Elocution - 1885 - 307 pages
...cause. . . . I would express him simple, grave, sincere ; In doctrine incorrupt, in language piain, And plain in manner; decent, solemn, chaste, And natural in gesture ; much impressed Himself, as conscious of his awful charge, And anxious mainly that the flock he feeds May...
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A Memorial of the Rev. James W. Dale, D.D.

James Roberts - Clergy - 1886 - 135 pages
...character and life may be fitly described in the words of the Christian poet : "I would express him simple, grave, sincere; In doctrine uncorrupt ; in...well becomes A messenger of grace to guilty men." From the Rev. Thomas D. Jester, successor to Dr. Dale, as Pastor of the Middletown Presbyterian Church,...
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