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" The Scriptures, contain, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all other... "
Memoirs of the Life, Writings and Correspondence of Sir William Jones - Page 365
by John Shore Baron Teignmouth - 1806 - 531 pages
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The Methodist Pulpit, South

William T. Smithson - Methodist Church - 1859 - 426 pages
...more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more impartial history, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all other books ever composed in any age." So likewise Bishop Horne, a learned prelate, whose writings are invariably...
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The Ladies' Repository, Volume 20

1860
...contain independently of a divine origin more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of...of which the Scriptures consist are connected by a peculiar chain of compositions. Their antiquity no man doubts, and the unrestrained application of...
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LIFE PICTURES FROM THE BIBLE, OR ILLUSTRATIONS OF SCRIPTURE CHARACTER

LE ROY J. HALSEY, D.D. - 1860
...contain, independently of a Divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, more pure morality more important history, and finer strains both of...books that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom/'7 Said the greatest of English advocates, Lord Erskine, " I have been ever deeply devoted to...
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The elements of success: illustr. in the life of A. Laurence and others

Elements - Success - 1862 - 232 pages
...more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more impartial history, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all other books ever composed in any age." Sir Matthew Hale said : " There is no book like the Bible for excellent...
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The Youth's magazine, or Evangelical miscellany

1863
...contain, independently of a Divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite heauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of...that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom. — Sir Wm. Jo/icn. EDUCATION". — Education is the means by which our faculty of reason is made both...
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Triumphs of the Bible,: With the Testimony of Science to Its Truth

Henry Tullidge - Apologetics - 1863 - 439 pages
...sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of poetry, than could be collected within the same compass, from all other books that were composed in any age, or in any idiom." Here was opened a poetic fountain more in. spiring far than...
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A Hand-book on Christian Baptism ...

Richard Ingham - Baptism - 1865
...more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence than could be collected within...that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom.'' — In Do., p. via. Dr. R. VAU‹HAN.— " What we say of the system of doctrines presented in the Gospel,...
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A Commentary on the Holy Scriptures: Critical, Doctrinal, and ..., Volume 8

Johann Peter Lange, Philip Schaff - Bible - 1874
...this volume, independently of its divine origin, contains more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, more important history and finer strains both of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected from all other books." Sir DK Sandford: "In lyric flow and fire, in crushing force and majesty, the...
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The miner of Perranzabuloe (W. Murrish) or, Simple records of a good man's life

William Davis Tyack - Christian biography - 1866 - 156 pages
...Scriptures, contain, independently of tlteir Divine origin, more important history, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence, than could be collected within the same compass from all the books that were ever composed in any nation " The antiquity of those compositions no man doubts...
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The Ordinance of Levites

James Suter - Levites - 1867 - 96 pages
...contain, independently of a divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains, both of...within the same compass, from all other books that ever were composed, in any age or any idiom," (Sir William Jones) (D.) Number of Hebrews in the' United...
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