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" In such access of mind, in such high hour Of visitation from the living God, Thought was not ; in enjoyment it expired. No thanks he breathed, he proffered no request; Rapt into still communion that transcends The imperfect offices of prayer and praise,... "
Blackwood's Magazine - Page 509
1838
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The Rural Life of England, Volume 1

William Howitt - Country life - 1838 - 448 pages
...one of the noblest passages of the language, as witnessing the sun rise from some bold head-land, and Rapt into still communion that transcends The imperfect offices of prayer and praise. And, indeed, the mountaineer must be generally excepted from that torpor of mind I have alluded to....
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Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 3

William Evans Burton, Edgar Allan Poe - 1838 - 444 pages
...was my happiness; I could not know what was its measure. In such access of soul — in such high hoar Of visitation from the living God, Thought was not ; in enjoyment it expired. My mind was a thanksgiving to the power That made me ; it was blessedness and love. In the centre and...
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The Rural Life of England, Volume 1

William Howitt - Country life - 1838 - 428 pages
...one of the noblest passages of the language, as witnessing the sun rise from some bold head-land, and Rapt into still communion that transcends The imperfect offices of prayer and praise. And, indeed, the mountaineer must be generally excepted from that torpor of mind I have alluded to....
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Sabbath Recreations: Or, Select Poetry of a Religious Kind

Emily Taylor - American poetry - 1839 - 306 pages
...sensation, soul, and form, All melted into him ; they swallowed up His animal being; in them did he live, And by them did he live ; they were his life....the power That made him; it was blessedness and love ! Oh, then, how beautiful, how bright appear'd The \vritten promise ! He had early learn'd To reverence...
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Portfolio of an Artist

American literature - 1839 - 276 pages
...sensation, soul, and form All melted into him ; they swallowed up His animal being ; in them did he live, And by them did he live ; they were his life,...imperfect offices of prayer and praise His mind was a thansgiving to the Power That made him ; it was blessedness and love ! Wordsworth. GENIUS — JUDGMENT...
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London Saturday Journal..., Volume 1

1839 - 444 pages
...sensation, soul, and form All melted into htm ; they swallowed up His animal being; In them did he live. And by them did he live; they were his life....transcends The imperfect offices of prayer and praise, //(* mind uxu a Uianktgmng to the Pou-er Ttiat made kirn ,• it vat llcstedncti and love.' " The author...
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Methodist Magazine and Quarterly Review, Volume 10; Volume 21

Methodist Church - 1839 - 510 pages
...spectacle : sensation, soul, and form, All melted into him ; they swallowed up His animal being ; and they were his life ; In such access of mind, in such...living God, Thought was not ; in enjoyment it expired." .Excursion, book, i, p. 397. But we have a still higher eulogium to pronounce opon our author than...
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The Sabbath

Henry A. Worcester - Sabbath - 1840 - 140 pages
...sensation, soul, and form All melted into him; they swallowed up His animal being ; in them did he live ; And by them did he live ; they were his life....the power That made him; it was blessedness and love ! " The tone and manner in which Mr. Clifford repeated these lines, had an influence almost inspiring...
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The Voice of Conscience: a Narrative Founded on Fact

Mrs. Quintin Kennedy - 1840 - 322 pages
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The Peel Club Papers for Session 1839-40

Peel Club, Glasgow - English literature - 1840 - 256 pages
...joy which were spent in communing with nature, as seasons of direct intercourse with Deity : — " In such access of mind, in such high hour Of visitation...living God, Thought was not; in enjoyment it expired." The scenes he witnessed were too vast, and their effect upon his mind of too overpowering a nature...
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