Life and letters of Mandell Creighton, D. D. Oxon. and Cam., sometime bishop of London ...

Longmans, Green, and co., 1904

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第80页 - Therefore is my spirit overwhelmed within me : my heart within me is desolate. I remember the days of old : I meditate on all thy works : I muse on the work of thy hands.
第63页 - And there shall none be admitted to the Holy Communion, until such time as he be confirmed, or be ready and desirous to be confirmed.
第355页 - And forasmuch as nothing can be so plainly set forth, but doubts may arise in the use and practice of the same; to appease all such diversity (if any arise) and for the resolution of all doubts, concerning the manner how to understand, do and execute the things contained in this Book...
第300页 - Christ was the word that spake it, ~ He took the bread and brake it, And what his word did make it, That I believe, and take it.
第102页 - He prayeth best who loveth best All things both great and small; For the great God who loveth us, He made and loveth all.
第91页 - It rests at present mainly on an equilibrium of forces which might easily be upset. There is always a temptation to the possessors of power — be they an individual, an institution, or a class — to use it selfishly or harshly. Liberty is a tender plant and needs jealous watching. It is always unsafe in the world, and is only secure under the guardianship of the Church; for the Church possesses the knowledge of man's eternal destiny — which alone can justify his claim to freedom.
第507页 - ALMIGHTY God, with whom do live the spirits of just men made perfect, after they are delivered from their earthly prisons; We humbly commend the soul of this thy servant, our dear brother, into thy hands, as into the hands of a faithful Creator and most merciful Saviour; most humbly beseeching thee, that it may be precious in thy sight.
第404页 - Like lightning in the summer night Their mirth shall be, so quick and free; And oh! the flash of their delight I shall not see, I may not see. In deeper dream, with wider range, Those eyes shall shine, but not on mine: Unmoved...
第392页 - I LOVE to look on a scene like this Of wild and careless play, And persuade myself that I am not old, And my locks are not yet...
第502页 - Speaking about elementary education, he said : ' Our present system has been on trial long enough to show that it is a failure. We have looked upon education as an end in itself, instead of as a means to an end, the fitting of the children for their work in life.