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" O that I had wings like a dove : for then would I flee away, and be at rest. "
The Psalms of David; printed from the Book of common prayer - Page 12
1848
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The family prayer and sermon book, Volume 2

Charles John Vaughan - 1880
...home for us. Sometimes, in our best moments, we have felt our desires go forth after it. We have even said, " O that I had wings like a dove ! for then would I flee away thither and be at rest." And yet, when we have tried to grasp it, we have been like the hungry man...
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Credulities Past and Present: Including the Sea and Seamen, Miners, Amulets ...

William Jones - Superstition - 1880 - 560 pages
...the lips of Mar)' Stuart's husband : " Hear my prayer, O Lord, and hide not Thyself from my petition. My heart is disquieted within me, and the fear of death is fallen upon me. Tearfulness and trembling are come upon me, and an horrible dread hath overwhelmed me. It is not an...
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Credulities Past and Present: Including the Sea and Seamen, Miners, Amulets ...

William Jones (F.S.A.) - Superstition - 1880 - 560 pages
...Thyself from my petition. My heart is disquieted within me, and the fear of death is fallen upon me. Fearfulness and trembling are come upon me, and an horrible dread hath overwhelmed me. It is not an open enemy that hath done me this dishonour, for then I could have borne it. It was even...
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Of the imitation of Christ, in four books, by Thomas Kempis, tr. and ed ...

1881
...long as any thing holds me back, I cannot freely fly to Thee. He longed to fly freely to Thee, who said, — 'O, that I had wings like a dove, for then would I flee away and be at rest.' Who is more at rest than he who has a single eye to the glory of God ? and who is more free than he...
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Thoughts on the Lord's Prayer

Frederic Cavan Blyth - Lord's prayer - 1881 - 384 pages
...release from all the troubles and temptations which here disquiet his soul, and say with the Psalmist, " O that I had wings like a dove ! for then would I flee away, and be at rest. I would make haste to escape, because of the stormy wind and tempest " (Ps. Iv. 6 — 8) ? By death...
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Pebbles from the brook, sermons

Richard Newton - 1881
...was one of the best kings that ever lived. He was a truly pious man. And yet we hear him exclaiming, 'O that I had wings like a dove, for then would I flee away and be at rest ! ' This shows that his head was uneasy, although it wore a crown. Dionysius was the king of Sicily....
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The mantle of prayer, a book of devotions compiled chiefly from those of ...

Lancelot Andrewes (bp. of Winchester.) - Christian life - 1881 - 176 pages
...HOLY SPIRIT from me. O give me the comfort of Thy help again, and stablish me with Thy free SPIRIT. My heart is disquieted within me, and the fear of death is fallen upon me. Fearfulness and trembling are come upon me, and an horrible dread hath overwhelmed me. But Thou hast...
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A companion to the New Testament

John Henry Blunt - Bible - 1881 - 413 pages
...Good Lord, deliver us," the prophetic words of the Psalm bring it more home to our understanding, " My heart is disquieted within Me : and the fear of death is fallen upon Me. Tearfulness and trembling are come upon Me: and an horrible dread hath overwhelmed Me. And I said,...
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The Treasury of the Psalter: An Aid to the Better Understanding of the ...

Bible - 1881 - 590 pages
...and am vexed. 3 The enemy crieth s0, and the ungodly cometh on so fast : for they are minded to do me some mischief, so maliciously are they set against me. 4 My heart is disquieted with3 Lit. For strangers have risen up agamst me ; and violent men have sought after my soul ; they...
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The teacher's Prayer book; the Book of common prayer, with introductions ...

Alfred Barry (bp. of Sydney) - 1882
...on so fast : for they are minded to do me some misehief; so malieiously are they set against me. t My heart is disquieted within me : and the fear of death is fallen upon me. 5 Fearfulnessandtremhllngare eome upon me : and an horrihle dread hath overwhelmed me. 6 And I said,...
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