The Churchman; a monthly magazine in defence of the venerable Church and constitution of England. Enlarged ser, Volume 6

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Page 26 - And prosperity within thy palaces. For my brethren and companions' sakes, I will now say, peace be within thee." LAICUS. NISMES IN 1830.—BY MRS. E. SMITH. (Continuedfrom page 812.) IF the morning of the 5th of August, 1830, was tumultuous and alarming, the day was destined to conclude in a manner unprecedented in the annals of
Page 223 - TRB DESULTORY PAPERS.—No. III. SACRIFICE OF THE FIRSTBORN. To the Editor of the Churchman. " Wherewith shall I come before the LORD, and bow myself before the high God ? Shall I come before him with burnt-offerings, with calves of a year old ? Will the LORD be pleased with thousands of rams, or with ten thousands of rivers of oil ? SHALL 1 GIVE MY FIRSTBORN
Page 288 - Beside the bed where parting life was laid, And sorrow, guilt, and pain by turns dismayed, The reverend champion stood. At his controul, Despair and anguish tied the struggling soul; Comfort came down the trembling wretch to raise, And his last faltering accents
Page 194 - the letter is allegorised: says the imitative Clement§. I may add, that something of the same covert mode of explanation may be observed, if we compare together St. James and St. John. For, while the former intimates in the letter, that, by the prayer of Elias, it rained not on the earth by the space of three years and six
Page 288 - Would I describe a preacher such as Paul, Were he on earth, would hear, approve, and own, Paul should himself direct me. I would trace Hia master-strokes, and draw from his design; I would express him simple, grave, sincere; In doctrine uncorrupt; in language plain, And plain in manner; decent, solemn, chaste, And natural in gesture ; much
Page 65 - left hand, and will cause thine arrows to fall out of thy right hand. Thou shall fall upon the mountains of Israel, thou, and all thy bands, and the people that is with thee: I will give thee unto the ravenous birds of every sort, and to the beasts of the field, to be devoured * (xxxix.
Page 41 - • I think people are injudicious, who talk against the Roman Catholics, for worshipping saints, and honouring the Virgin and images. These things may perhaps be idolatrous : I cannot make up my mind about it. But, to my mind, it is the carnival, which is real practical idolatry. As it is written :' The people sat down to eat and drink, and rose up to play
Page 247 - Keep thy foot when thou goest to the house of God, and be more ready to hear than to give the sacrifice of fools ; for they consider not they do evil.
Page 18 - Pharisees, hypocrites, for ye shut up the kingdom of heaven against men ; for ye neither go in yourselves, neither suffer ye them that a«? entering to go
Page 298 - I know when one is dead, and when one lives: She dead as earth!—lend me a looking-glass. If that her breath will mist or stain the stone, Why then she lives."—King Lear, Act v. Scene 3.

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