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" Teach me to live, that I may dread The grave as little as my bed ; Teach me to die, that so I may Rise glorious at the awful day. "
The Infant School Manual: Or, Teacher's Assistant - Page 266
by Mary W. Howland - 1831 - 274 pages
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Proclaim Praise: Daily Prayer for Parish and Home : an Order of Prayer for ...

Gabe Huck - Religion - 1995 - 118 pages
...wrong this day we've done; Your peace give to the world, O Lord, That all might live in one accord. Teach me to live that I may dread The grave as little as my bed; Teach me to die that so I may Rise glorious on that final day. One of these psalms, another appropriate psalm, or the Canticle of...
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I Will Lie Down This Night

Melissa Musick Nussbaum - Religion - 1995 - 152 pages
...wrong this day we've done; Your peace give to the world, O Lord, That all might live in one accord. Teach me to live that I may dread The grave as little as my bed; Teach me to die that so I may Rise glorious of that final day. Enlighten us, O blessed Light. And give us rest throughout this night....
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Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - Reference - 1997 - 625 pages
...author, lexicographer. Quoted in lames Boswell, life of Dr. Johnson, entry, Oct. 26, 1769(1791). 30 Teach me to live that I may dread The grave as little as my bed. THOMAS KEN, (1637-1711) British churchman, hymn-writer. "Evening Hymn," St. 3(1695). 31 Death never...
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Selected Critical Writings

David Herbert Lawrence - Art criticism - 1998 - 365 pages
...verse of the 'Evening Hymn' ('Glory to thee, my God, this night') of Bishop Thomas Ken (1637-171 1): 'Teach me to live, that I may dread | The grave as little as my bed; | leach me to die, that so I may | Rise glorious at the awful day.' lie can't . . . life, alone: cf....
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - Reference - 1998 - 669 pages
...the light; 5524 Keep me, O keep me, King of Kings, Beneath thy own almighty wings. 5550 'Evening Hymn he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to 5551 'Morning Hymn' Redeem thy mis-spent time that's past, And live this day as if thy last. KENDALL...
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Names of Israel

John Koessler - Religion - 1998 - 167 pages
...embrace it as a friend whose mission is to lead me into Your presence. In the words of the hymn wnter: "Teach me to live that I may dread/ The grave as little as my bed. " Amen. Il CALLED BY THE NAME OF THE LORD The Lord will establish you as his holy people, as he promised...
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Sylvia's Lovers

Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell - Fiction - 1982 - 533 pages
...grave as little as her bed: the third stanza of the Evening Hymn by Bishop Thomas Ken (1637-171 1): Teach me to live, that I may dread The grave as little as my bed; Teach me to die, that so I may Rise glorious at the awful day. Page 82. (1) First Day: Sunday. Alice is avoiding the term she regards...
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Favourite Hymns: 2000 Years of the Magnificat

Religion - 2001 - 206 pages
...ill that I this day have done, That with the world, myself and thee, I, ere I sleep, at peace may be. Teach me to live, that I may dread The grave as little as my bed; Teach me to die, that so I may Pvise glorious at the awful day. O may my soul on thee repose, And with sweet sleep my eyelids close,...
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Young People's Hymnal

William Gadsby - Hymns, English - 2002 - 452 pages
...that I this day have done, That with the world, myself, and Thee, I, ere I sleep, at peace may be. 3 Teach me to live, that I may dread The grave as little as my bed: Teach me to die, that so I may Rise glorious at the awful day. 4 When in the night I sleepless lie, My soul with heavenly thoughts...
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Under a Sickle Moon: A Journey Through Afghanistan

Peregrine Hodson - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 240 pages
...marching? And when would we be able to sleep? I remembered a long forgotten line from a school hymn: '. . . teach me to live that I may dread, the grave as little as my bed.' I was very tired. I dozed off and was woken by Nazim Khan, still astride his horse, calling my name....
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