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" There's not a chain That hellish foes, confederate for his harm, Can wind around him, but he casts it off With as much ease as Samson his green withes. He looks abroad into the varied field Of nature, and though poor perhaps, compared... "
Poems, - Page 117
by William Cowper - 1817
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The Life and Works of William Cowper: Now First Completed by the ..., Volume 7

William Cowper - 1835
...tyranny that doom'd them to the fire. But gives the glorious sufferers little praise.* * See Hume, He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. There's not a chain That hellish foes, confederate for his harm, Can wind around him, but he...
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The Works of William Cowper, Esq., Comprising His Poems ..., Volume 9

William Cowper - 1836
...indeed 730 The tyranny that doom'd them to the fire, But gives the glorious sufferers little praise24. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. There's not a chain That hellish foes confederate for his harm 735 Can wind around him, but...
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Poems by William Cowper: To which is Prefixed a Memoir of the Author by John ...

William Cowper - 1837 - 514 pages
...this. She execrates indeed The tyranny, that doom'd them to the fire, But gives the glorious sufTrers little praise.* He is the freeman, whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves besides. There's not a chain, That hellish foes, confed'rate for his harm, Can wind around him, but...
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A Third Book for Reading and Spelling: With Simple Rules and Instructions ...

Samuel Worcester - 1837
...chance ; From gayety that fills the bones with pain, The mouth with blasphemy, the heart with wo. 15. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free. And all are slaves besides. There ra not a chain, That hellish foes confederate for his harm, Can wind around him, but...
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The Young Man's Book of Elegant Poetry: Comprising Selections from the Works ...

American poetry - 1838 - 320 pages
...contrite Mary's, when — forgiven — An angel smiled, recording it in heaven ! ANON CHRISTIAN LIBERTY. HE is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. There 'a not a chain That hellish foes confederate for his harm Can wind around him, but he...
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Christian Truth: A Family Guide to the Chief Truths of the Gospel ...

Edward Bickersteth (rector of Watton, Herts.) - Meditation - 1838 - 548 pages
...the poet Cowper expressed the privileges even in this life of him who receives the truth of God: • He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves besides. There's not a chain That hellish foes, confederate for his harm, Can wind around him, but...
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An Inquiry Respecting the Self-determining Power of the Will: Or, Contingent ...

Jeremiah Day - Free will and determinism - 1838 - 200 pages
...freedom, is an exemption from the controlling influence and bondage of evil propensities and passions. " He is the freeman, whom the truth makes free; And all are slaves beside." This may be called, for distinction's sake, moral freedom. It is far from implying, that the...
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An Inquiry Respecting the Self-determining Power of the Will: Or, Contingent ...

Jeremiah Day - Free will and determinism - 1838 - 200 pages
...freedom, is an exemption from the controlling influence and bondage of evil propensities and passions. " He is the freeman, whom the truth makes free ; And all are slaves beside." This may be called, for distinction's sake, moral freedom. It is far from implying, that the...
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The Inquirer, Volume 1

1838
...Hindoo, let us advert to our own situation, to that of our friends, and thousands of our countrymen. " He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside." Alas ! how few attain this noble elevation ! How few are delivered from " the fear of man...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1839 - 516 pages
...tyranny that doom'd them to the fire, But gives the glorious sufferers littla praise1. 1 See Hume. He is the freeman whom the truth makes free, And all are slaves beside. There's not a chain That hellish foes confederate for his harm Can wind around him, but he...
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