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" The Lord of all, himself through all diffused, Sustains, and is the life of all that lives. Nature is but a name for an effect, Whose cause is God. "
The Works of William Cowper, Esq., Comprising His Poems, Correspondence, and ... - Page 227
by William Cowper - 1836
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The Olive Branch and Christian Inquirer: Devoted to Science ..., Volume 1

Universalism - 1828
...which WH call nature have their source and origin, in the power of the Deity in constant exercise. " The Lord of all, himself through all diffused, Sustains,...is but a name for an effect, Whose cause is God." — COWPEB. Let him withdraw for a moment, his preserving energy from creation, and all things would...
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1828 - 427 pages
...conscious cause ? The Lord of all, himself through all difl'us'd, Sustains, and is the life of all mat lives. Nature is but a name for an effect, Whose cause is God. He feeds the sacred fire By which the mighty process is maintain'd, Who sleeps not, is not weary ; in whose sight...
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Conversations on Some Leading Points in Natural Philosophy: Designed to ...

Bourne Hall Draper - Animals - 1828 - 104 pages
...AND TO EXPAND THE YOUTHFUL WIND: BY THE REV. BH DRAPER. Kature is but the name for an effect Whoai; cause is God. He feeds the secret fire By which the mighty process is maintained ; And his beneficence no charge exhausts. COWPE*. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION". UTZOA: '.••...
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A Monotessaron; Or The Gospel of Jesus Christ, According to the ..., Volume 1

John S. Thompson - Bible - 1828 - 156 pages
...testimony can prove a miracle ;" and talk loudly of Nature and its laws. But Cowper has well said : Nature is but a name for an effect, whose cause is God. The uniform course of circumstances, in animal and vegetable life, which we daily observe, does not...
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The Christian Mariner's Journal; Or, a Series of Observations and ...

CHRISTIAN MARINER. - 1829 - 264 pages
...pride, and not sunk in ignorance, avows it; and the poorest reptiles which crawl the earth, prove it. " The Lord of all, himself through all diffused, Sustains,...is but a name for an effect, Whose cause is God." What a rich and diversified picture does the gilded heaven present to us on a clear night! Cold must...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1830
...unless impell'd To ceaseless service by a ceaseless force, And under pressure of some conscious cause ? The Lord of all, himself through all diffused, Sustains,...secret fire, By which the mighty process is maintain'd, Who sleeps not, is not weary ; in whose sight Slow circling ages are as transient days ; Whose work...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...force, And under pressure of some conscious cause f The Lord of all, himself through all diffus'd, Sustains, and is the life of all that lives. Nature...secret fire By which the mighty process is maintain'd, Who sleeps not, is not weary ; in whose sight Slow-circling ages are as transient days ; Whose work...
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Sermons on some of the most interesting subjects in theology

George Townsend - Sermons, English - 1830 - 486 pages
...Omnipotent ; and there is no such thing as nature, considered as a system of laws, independent of God. Nature is but a name, for an effect, whose cause is God. All is God, and the laws of God. The common course of things is the usual law, and a miracle is nothing...
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The Task, and Other Poems

William Cowper - 1831 - 179 pages
...force, And under pressure of some conscious cause? 220 The Lord of all, himself through all diffus'd, Sustains, and is the life of all that lives. Nature...maintain'd, 225 Who sleeps not, is not weary; in whose sight Slow circling ages are as transient days; Whose work is without labour; whose designs No flaw deforms,...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1832 - 537 pages
...conscious cause? The Lord of all, himwlf through all diffused, Sustains, and is the life of all that liven. Nature is but a name for an effect, Whose cause is God. He feeds the sacred fire By which tlie mighty process is maintained ; Who sleeps not, is not weary ; in whose sight...
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