Tag Archives: George Herbert

Lent By George Herbert

Welcome deare feast of Lent: who loves not thee, He loves not Temperance, or Authoritie, But is compos’d of passion. The Scriptures bid us fast; the Church sayes, now: Give to thy Mother, what thou wouldst allow To ev’ry Corporation. … Continue reading

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Easter Wings By George Herbert

Lord, who createdst man in wealth and store, Though foolishly he lost the same, Decaying more and more, Till he became Most poore: With thee O let me rise As larks, harmoniously, And sing this day thy victories: Then shall … Continue reading

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Church Music By George Herbert

Sweetest of sweets, I thank you: when displeasure Did through my body wound my mind, You took me thence, and in your house of pleasure A dainty lodging me assigned. 2 Now I in you without a body move, Rising … Continue reading

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Easter by George Herbert

Rise, heart, thy lord is risen. Sing his praise Without delays, Who takes thee by the hand, that thou likewise With him may’st rise: That, as his death calcinиd thee to dust, His life may make thee gold, and, much … Continue reading

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Easter Wings By George Herbert

Lord, who createdst man in wealth and store, Though foolishly he lost the same, Decaying more and more, Till he became Most poor: With thee O let me rise As larks, harmoniously, And sing this day thy victories: Then shall … Continue reading

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Famous Poets

Title: Famous Poets Author: FamousPeople.Com Full Text & Source: http://www.thefamouspeople.com/poets.php The Internet, Online, 06/11/2014 Abstract: Poets What do William Wordsworth, Charles Wright and W. B. Yeats have in common? The answer is that they were all world famous poets whose … Continue reading

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