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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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Literature and Poetry: Studies on the English Language; the Poetry of the ...

Philip Schaff - English language - 1890 - 436 pages
...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 Sand ford : "In lyric flow and fire, in crushing force and majesty, the...
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Historical Account of Some of the More Important Versions and Editions of ...

Charles William Darling - Bible - 1894 - 173 pages
...exquisite beauty, purer morality, finer strains of poetry and eloquence, and more important history than could be collected within the same compass from all other books that were ever composed is any age or idiom. The Bible accords in a wonderful manner with universal history, and there is nothing...
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The Highest Critics Vs. the Higher Critics

Leander Whitcomb Munhall - Bible - 1896 - 249 pages
...contain, independently of a Divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of...that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom." Sir Matthew Hale once said, " I have been acquainted somewhat with men and books, and have had long...
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Annual Report of the Union of American Hebrew Congregations, Volume 5

Union of American Hebrew Congregations - Jews - 1897
...impossible that we can study it too much, or esteem it too highly. It contains more sublimity and beauty than could be collected within the same compass from...other books that were ever composed, in any age or idiom." Why should not these, our prophets, preach the word of God to those who are yet smarting under...
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The Divinity of the Book of Mormon: Proven by Archaeology. ...

Louise Palfrey - Book of Mormon - 1903 - 226 pages
...William Jones says that the Scriptures contain, independently of its divine origin, more sublimity, and finer strains, "both of poetry and eloquence,...that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom," while Kitto declares that "no production whatever has any pretensions to rival it in dignity of composition."...
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The World's Great Sermons, Volume 10

Grenville Kleiser - Sermons - 1908
...sublimity, more exquisite beauty, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence than could be collected from all other books that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom." Liberal religion must be as broad as Sir William Jones. This is a very needy —orld, and many are...
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The World's Great Sermons, Volume 10

Grenville Kleiser - Sermons - 1908
...exquisite beauty, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence than could be collected from all othei1 books that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom." Liberal religion must be as broad as Sir William Jones. This is a very needy world, and many are the...
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The Wesleyan-Methodist Magazine, Volume 43

Arminianism - 1820
...contain, independently of a Divine origin, more true sublimity, more exquisite beauty, purer morality, more important history, and finer strains both of...books that were ever composed in any age or in any nation. The two parts of which the Scriptures consist are connected by a chain of compositions which...
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The Literary Primacy of the Bible

George Peck Eckman - Bible as literature - 1915 - 209 pages
...sublimity, more exquisite beauty, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence than could be collected from all other books that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom." "There are," said John Milton, "no songs to be compared with the songs of Zion, no orations equal to...
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The Literary Primacy of the Bible

George Peck Eckman - Bible as literature - 1915 - 209 pages
...sublimity, more exquisite beauty, and finer strains of poetry and eloquence than could be collected from all other books that were ever composed in any age or in any idiom." "There are," said John Milton, "no songs to be compared with the songs of Zion, no orations equal to...
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