The Works of Thomas Carlyle: Oliver Cromwell's letters and speeches, with elucidations

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Chapman and Hall, 1897
 

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Page 160 - The Lord shall send the rod of thy strength out of Zion: rule thou in the midst of thine enemies.
Page 174 - In that day shall the Lord of hosts be for a crown of glory, and for a diadem of beauty, unto the residue of his people...
Page 173 - Is it, therefore, infallibly agreeable to the Word of God, all that you say ? I beseech you, in the bowels of Christ, think it possible you may be mistaken.
Page 147 - Lord, according as his divine power hath given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness, through the knowledge of him that hath called us to glory and virtue : whereby are given unto us exceeding great and precious promises : that by these ye might be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.
Page 174 - For precept must be upon precept, precept upon precept; line upon line, line upon line; here a little, and there a little: 11.
Page 160 - Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek. 5 The Lord at thy right hand shall strike through kings in the day of his wrath.
Page 186 - If your forces had been in a readiness to have fallen upon the back of Copperspath, it might have occasioned supplies to have come to us. But the only wise God knows what is best. All shall work for Good. Our spirits * are comfortable, praised be the Lord, — though our present condition be as it is. And indeed we have much hope in the Lord ; of whose mercy we have had large experience.
Page 160 - He shall judge among the heathen, he shall fill the places with the dead bodies ; he shall wound the heads over many countries. He shall drink of the brook in the way: therefore shall he lift up the head.
Page 301 - ... with me. Truly I can find in my heart to allow him not only a sufficiency but more, for his good. But if pleasure and self-satisfaction be made the business of a man's life, [and...
Page 194 - Hill ; there we uplift it, to the tune of Bangor, or some still higher score, and roll it strong and great against the sky...

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