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" Consider the lilies of the field; they toil not, neither do they spin: yet Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. "
The Dublin University Magazine: A Literary and Political Journal - Page 281
1871
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Sermons Preached at St. Paul's Cathedral, the Foundling Hospital, and ...

Sydney Smith - Electronic book - 1846 - 429 pages
...Gospel of St. Luke, which is full of remarkable passages. " Consider," says St. Luke in this chapter, " the lilies of the field, they toil not, neither do they spin ; yet I say to you, that Solomon, in all his glory, was not equal to one of these. If God then so clothe...
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Masterman Ready, Or The Wreck of the Pacific: Written for Young People

Frederick Marryat - Adventure stories - 1846 - 484 pages
...earth, and yet how matchless ! Does not our Redeemer beautifully point it out, where he says, ' Consider the lilies of the field ; they toil not, neither do they spin ; and yet I say unto you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these.' "...
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The Christian Treasury, Volume 1

Protestantism - 1846
...of the air: they sow not, neither do they reap ; yet your heavenly Father i feedeth them. Consider the lilies of the field: | they toil not, neither do they spin ; yet Solomon ' in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. Wherefore, if God so clothe the...
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The Speeches of the Right Honourable John Philpot Curran

John Philpot Curran - Ireland - 1847 - 603 pages
...continually for food. It teaches them to imitate those saints on the pension list that are like the lillies of the field, they toil not, neither do they spin, and yet are arrayed like Solomon in his glory. In fine, it teaches a lesson, which, indeed, they might have learned from Epictetus, that...
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Knowles' Elocutionist: A First-class Rhetorical Reader and Recitation Book ...

James Sheridan Knowles - Elocution - 1847 - 322 pages
...its side, and even our Saviour himself gives it the weight and the solemnity of his example. " Behold the lilies of the field : they toil not, neither do they spin ; yet your heavenly father careth for them." He expatiates on the beauty of a single flower, and draws...
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Discourses on the Christian Revelation, Viewed in Connection with the Modern ...

Thomas Chalmers - Astronomy - 1848 - 358 pages
...its side, and even our Saviour himself gives it the weight and the solemnity of his example. " Behold the lilies of the field; they toil not, neither do they spin, yet your heavenly Father careth for them." He expatiates on the beauty of a single flower, and draws...
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On Heroes, Hero-worship, and the Heroic in History: Six Lectures

Thomas Carlyle - Hero worship - 1849 - 218 pages
...he know what it is we are to do ? The highest Voice ever heard on this Earth said withal, " Consider the lilies of the field ; they toil not, neither do they spin: yet Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these." A glance, that, into the deepest deep...
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Lectures on the English Poets

William Hazlitt - English poetry - 1849 - 255 pages
...of life." So a greater authority than Lord Byron has given his testimony on this subject : " Behold the lilies of the field, they toil not, neither do they spin ; yet I say unto you, that even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these." Shakspeare...
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The practical Christian: or The devout penitent, ed. by H.H. Sherlock

Richard Sherlock - 1849
...in Thy sight, than in the censorious eyes of men. II. "And why take ye thought for raiment? Consider the lilies of the field ; they toil not, neither do they spin : " And yet I say unto you, that Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these p." How...
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Curran and His Contemporaries

Charles Phillips - Ireland - 1850 - 496 pages
...continually cry for bread : it teaches them to imitate those saints on the pension list that are like the lilies of the field — they toil not, neither...and yet are arrayed like Solomon in all his glory : in fine, it teaches a lesson, which indeed they might have learned from Epictetus, that it is sometimes...
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