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" That he did not beg a long life of God for any other reason, but to live to finish his three remaining Books of Polity; and then, 'Lord, let thy servant depart in peace;'"* which was his usual expression. "
A New and General Biographical Dictionary: Containing an Historical and ... - Page 220
1784
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The Works of that Learned and Judicious Divine Mr. Richard Hooker ...

Richard Hooker - Church polity - 1793 - 597 pages
...life) That be did not beg a long life of God, for any ether reafon, but to live to fint/h his tbree remaining books of Polity ; and then, Lord, let thy fervant depart in peace ., which was his ufual expreffion. And God heard his prayers, though he denied the benefit of them as compleated by himfelf...
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Lives of Dr. John Donne; Sir Henry Wotton; Mr. Richard Hooker; Mr. George ...

Izaak Walton, Thomas Zouch - Authors, English - 1796 - 518 pages
...ftudy, and faid often to Dr. Saravia (who faw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life,) " That he did not beg a " long life of God, for any other reafon, but to live to finifh his three re" maining books of Polity ; and then, Lord, let thy fervant depart in '*' peace";" which...
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The Christian guardian (and Church of England magazine).

1828
...several months, during which he did not relax in his studies, telling his friend Dr. Saravia, who visited him daily, " that he did not beg a long life of God for any other reason, but to live to finish his three remaining books of Polity; and then. Lord, let thy servant...
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 16

Art - 1803
...and illiheral appellations. III. In Walton's Lives, p. 180, Mr. Hooker is introduced, as declaring that " he did not beg a long life of God, for any other reaibn but to live to finilh his three remaining books of Polity ; anil, tnen, (Lord let thy fcr=viint...
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General biography; or, Lives, critical and historical, of the most ..., Volume 5

John Aikin - 1804
...strove particularly to finish his " Ecclesiastical Polity ;" and said often- to a friend who visited him daily, that " he did not beg a long life of God for any other reason, but to live to finish the three remaining books of Polity ; and then, Lord, let thy servant...
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The Lives of John Donne: Sir Henry Wolton, Mr. Richard Hooker, Mr ..., Volume 1

Izaak Walton - 1805
...ftudy, and faid often to Dr. Saravia, (who faw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life,) " That he " did not beg a long life of God for any " other reafon, but to live to finifh his " three remaining books of Polity ; and " then, Lord, let thy fervant depart in " peace ;" which...
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The Lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr. Richard Hooker ..., Volume 1

Izaak Walton - 1805
...life,) " That he " did not beg a long life of God for any " other reafon, but to live to finifh his '" three remaining books of Polity ; and " then, Lord,...thy fervant depart in " peace ;" which was his ufual expreffion. And God heard his prayers, though he denied the Church the benefit of them, as completed...
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The Lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Mr. Richard Hooker ..., Volume 1

Izaak Walton - 1805
...ftudy, and faid often to Dr. Saravia, (who faw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life,) " That he " did not beg a long life of God for any " other reafon, but to live to finHh his " three remaining books of Polity ; and " then, Lord, let thy fervant depart in " peace ;"...
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The works of ... Richard Hooker. To which is prefixed the life of ..., Volume 1

Richard Hooker - 1807
...his life,) 'That he did not beg a long life uf God for any other reafon, but to live to finijh his three remaining books of Polity ; and then, Lord,...fervant depart in peace; which was his ufual expreflion. And God heard his prayers, though he denied the benefit of them as completed by himfelf; and it is...
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Miscellaneous Works of the Rev. Charles Buck, Author of the ..., Volume 3

Charles Buck - Children - 1808
...He strove particularly to finish his Ecclesiastical Polity, and said often to a friend who visited him daily, that " he did not beg a long life of God for any other reason, but to, live to finish the three remaining books of Polity ; and then, Lord let thy servant...
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