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" Philosophy baptized In the pure fountain of eternal love Has eyes indeed ; and viewing all she sees As meant to indicate a God to man, Gives Him his praise, and forfeits not her own. "
The Task: A Poem. In Six Books - Page 75
by William Cowper - 1810 - 193 pages
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The Christian Review, Volume 7

Baptists - 1842
...by the things that are made." " The true philosophy, baptized In the pure fountain of eternal love, Has eyes indeed ; and viewing all she sees As meant...man, Gives Him his praise, and forfeits not her own." In the moving orbs of heaven she reads " Fair hieroglyphics of his peerless power, Marks how the labyrinthian...
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The Christian Review, Volume 2

Baptists - 1837
...felt its spirit, and exemplified its worth in the happiest manner. " Learning has borne such fruits in other days, On all her branches. Piety has found Friends in the friends of science ; and true prayer Has flowed from lips wet with Castalian dews." The length to which we have pursued these reflections...
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Annual Meeting: Proceedings, Constitution, List of Active Members, and Addresses

American Institute of Instruction - 1868
...already taught us in poetry, — that " Philosophy, baptized In the pure fountain of eterual love, Has eyes indeed ; and, viewing all she sees As meant to indicate a God to men, Gives him his praise, and forfeits not her own.' THE FOUNDERS OF THE INSTITUTE, From Arnold we...
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The Devil & Doctor Dwight: Satire & Theology in the Early American Republic

Colin Wells - Literary Criticism - 2002 - 254 pages
...the greater glory of God. "Piety has found / Friends in the friends of science, and true pray 'r / Has flow'd from lips wet with Castalian dews. / Such was thy wisdom, Newton, childlike sage!" Cowper had written in The Task a few years earlier.12 Yet, as the tone of Cowper 's insistence also...
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