I could never hear the AveMary bell* without an elevation, or think it a sufficient warrant, because they erred in one circumstance, for me to err in all, that is, in silence and dumb contempt ; whilst therefore they directed their devotions to her, I... The Living Age ... - Page 150by Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - 1854Full view
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Literary Criticism - 1866
...hear the Ave-Mary bell without an ' though misplaced in circumstances, there is something in it of '.elevation, or think it a sufficient warrant because...they erred ' in one circumstance, for me to err in all,—that is, in silence ' devotions to her, I offered mine to God, and rectified the errors ' and...