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" Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world ; all things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power... "
Prose Quotations from Socrates to Macaulay: With Indexes. Authors, 544 ... - Page 401
by Samuel Austin Allibone - 1880 - 752 pages
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Parlament und Demokratie in Grossbritannien: Studien zur Entwicklung und ...

Gerhard Albert Ritter - Democracy - 1972 - 378 pages
...großen Ordnungsfaktors der Welt behandelt. So schreibt Hooker am Ende des ersten Buches seines Werkes: „Of Law there can be no less acknowledged, than...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power: both Angels and men and creatures of what condition...
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Proceedings of the ... Annual Meeting of ..., Volume 15, Part 1903; Volume 16

Law - 1903
...Virginia soil, I feel that I am home again and in the bosom of my friends. Hooker eloquently said, " Of Law there can be no less acknowledged than that...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care and the greatest as not exempted from her power." He was, however, speaking of law in its broadest...
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The Works

Richard Hooker, John Keble, Richard William Church - Anglican Communion
...each as in nature, so in degree, distinct from other. [8.] Wherefore that here we may briefly end : of Law there can be no less acknowledged, than that...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power, both3 Angels and men and creatures of what condition...
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Religion, Order, and Law

David Little - Social Science - 1984 - 269 pages
...eloquent summary of Hooker's position exists than the famous concluding paragraph of Book I of the Laws: Of Law there can be no less acknowledged, than that...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power: both Angels and men and creatures of what condition...
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The Book of Enoch Or I Enoch: A New English Edition

Matthew Black, James C. VanderKam - Religion - 1985 - 467 pages
...Ecclesiastical Polity, i, 16.8: 'Of Law there can be no less acknowledged than that ... her voice is the harmony of the world: all things in heaven and...care, the greatest as not exempted from her power.' The underlying idea that a breach of divine law leads to a condign punishment becomes another leitmotiv...
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Southern Pamphlets on Secession, November 1860-April 1861

Jon L. Wakelyn - History - 1996 - 418 pages
...to guard one's privileges. How beautifully, and how truly is it said, by the great Richard Hooker, "Of law, there can be no less acknowledged, than that...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power; both angel and men, and creatures of what condition...
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The People's Welfare: Law and Regulation in Nineteenth-century America

William J. Novak - Reference - 1996 - 396 pages
...by invoking Hooker: "Of law no less can be acknowledged than that her seat is in the bosom of God; her voice, the harmony of the world; all things in...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power." Such legal reverence involved much more than a prevailing...
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Einheit, Abstraktion und literarisches Bewusstsein: Studien zur ...

Philipp Wolf - Christian poetry, English - 1998 - 345 pages
...repräsentiert die ultimative Apotheose des Gesetzes: „Of Law there can be no less acknowledged, than her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony...in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least in feeling her care and the greatest not exempted from her power" (Hooker 1593 (ed. 1963), I, XVI,...
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God's New Israel: Religious Interpretations of American Destiny

Conrad Cherry - History - 1998 - 410 pages
...of obedience: "of law there can be no less acknowledged than that her seat is in the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world; all things in...do her homage; the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power; both angels and men and creatures of what condition...
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Richard Hooker: Prophet of Anglicanism

Philip Bruce Secor - Biography & Autobiography - 1999 - 362 pages
...reason, the instrument of virtue. Hooker's famous summary cannot be improved upon or heard too often. [O]f law there can be no less acknowledged, than that...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power; Angels and men and creatures of what condition soever,...
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