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" O th' exceeding grace Of highest God ! that loves his creatures so, And all his works with mercy doth embrace, That blessed angels he sends to and fro, To serve to wicked man, to serve his wicked foe. " How oft do they their silver bowers leave To come... "
A cyclopædia of poetical quotations, arranged by H.G. Adams - Page 40
by Cyclopaedia - 1853 - 733 pages
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The Churchman's companion

1882
...embrace, That blessed Angels He sends to and fro, To serve to wicked man, to serve His wicked foe ! How oft do they their silver bowers leave To come...golden pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivant,1 Against foul fiends to aid us militant ! They for us fight, they watch and duly ward,...
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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1847
...were of angels, he murmured to himself and the stream at his feet those beautiful lines — How ofi do they their silver bowers leave To come to succour...golden pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivants Against foul fiends, to aid us militant. They for us fight, they watch and daily ward,...
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Containing legends of the angels and archangels, the evangelists, the ...

Mrs. Jameson (Anna) - Christian art and symbolism - 1848
...fro To serve to wicked man, to serve his wicked foe ! How oft do they their silver bowers leave, And come to succour us that succour want ? How oft do...Against foul fiends, to aid us militant '( They for tis fight, they watch, and duly ward. And their bright squadrons round about us plant, And all for...
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Poetry for schools

Frederick Charles Cook - 1849
...doth embrace, That blessed angels He sends to and fro To serve to wicked man, to serve his wicked foe! How oft do they their silver bowers leave To come...us plant; And all for love, and nothing for reward: O why should Heavenly God to men have such regard ? LONDON: APPROVED SCHOOL BOOKS. MRS. PALLISER'S...
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The Sacred Poets of England and America: For Three Centuries

Rufus Wilmot Griswold - American poetry - 1849 - 552 pages
...serve his wicked foe ! How oft do they their silver bowers leave To come to succor us, that succor want ! How oft do they with golden pinions cleave...and nothing for reward : Oh ! why should heavenly God to man have such regard ! WISDOM, TRUE RICHES. IN vain do men The heavens of their fortune's fault...
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The Poetry and Poets of Britain: From Chaucer to Tennyson ; with ...

Daniel Scrymgeour - English poetry - 1850 - 528 pages
...silver bowers leave To come to succour us that succour want I i The ipWer.— Sec Ovid, Met. vi. 5-14J. How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The flitting...us plant ; And all for love and nothing for reward : O, why should heaveuly God to men have such regard ? THE CHAMBER OF MEMORY IN THE CASTLE OV ALMA....
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Lays for the Sabbath: A Collection of Religious Poetry

Religious poetry - 1850 - 288 pages
...succor want ! How oft do they with golden pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivants. Against foul fiends, to aid us militant ! They for...us plant ; And all for love, and nothing for reward ; 0 ! why should heavenly God to man have such regard ! THOUGHTS IN PROSPECT OF DEATH. SAD, solitary...
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The Eclectic Magazine: Foreign Literature, Volume 21

1850
...do they, with golden pinions cleave The flitting skies, like flying pursuivant Against foul fiende to aid us, militant ! They for us fight : they watch...us plant. And all for love, and nothing for reward — 0 why should Heavenly God to men have such regard ! SFRNSEB'S l-'.u.uu: QUEEN. [Dec. chair, and...
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The Works of Edmund Spenser: With a Selection of Notes from Various ...

Edmund Spenser, Henry John Todd - 1850 - 562 pages
...embrace, That blessed Angels he sends to and fro, To serve to wicked man, to serve his wicked foe ! ) ) h ) pinçons cleave The flitting skyes, like flying pursuivant, Against fowle feendes to ayd us militant...
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Hymns and Poems for the Sick and Suffering

Thomas Vincent Fosbery - Hymns, English - 1850 - 400 pages
...embrace, That blessed angels He sends to and fro To serve to wicked man, to serve His wicked foe ! How oft do they their silver bowers leave, To come...us that succour want ; How oft do they with golden pineons cleave The flitting skyes, like flying pursuivant, Against foule feendes to aid us militant...
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