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SINCE I am coming to that holy room , Where with thy quire of saints for evermore
I shall be made thy music , as I come I tune my inftrument here at the door , And ,
what I must do then , think here before . Since my physicians by their loves are ...
Being thus settled according to the defires of his heart , his first study was the
statutes of the college ; by which he conceived himself bound to enter into holy
orders , which he did , being made deacon with all convenient speed . Shortly
And having by pious reasons and prayers moulded them into holy resolutions for
the time to come , he would incline them to confession and bewailing their fins ,
with purpose to forsake them , and then to receive the Communion , both as a ...
to maintain this holy fire of love conftantly burning on the altar of a pure : heart ,
his advice was to watch and pray ; and always keep themselves fit to receive the
Communion , and then to receive it often ; for it was both a confirming and ...
... and tread the footsteps of primitive piety ' ; and yet , as that great example of
meekness and purity , even our blessed Jesus , was not free from false
accusations , no more was this disciple of his , this most humble , most innocent ,
holy man .
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Important as a source especially for Donne and Herbert, though I believe Amy Charles was critical of Walton in her life of Herbert . Walton does tend to idealize his subjects. Read full review