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" My Lord, when I lost the freedom of my cell, which was my college; yet, I found some degree of it in my quiet country parsonage : but I am weary of the noise and oppositions of this place, and indeed God and nature did not intend me for contentions, but... "
Biographia evangelica - Page 296
by Erasmus Middleton - 1816
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OUTLINES OF ENGLISH LITERATURE

THOMAS B. SHAW, B.A. - 1866
...the work itself. " MY LORD,—When I lost the freedom of my- cell, which was my college, yet I found ^some degree of it in my quiet country parsonage....place; and, indeed, God and nature did not intend rne for contentions, but for study and quietness. And, my Lord, my particular contests here with Mr....
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Power of Religion on the Mind in Retirement: Affliction & at the Approach of ...

Lindley Murray - Religion - 1868 - 370 pages
...peaceful residence. "When I lost," said he, "the freedom of my cell which was my college, yet I found some degree of it in my quiet country parsonage. But...me for contentions, but for study and quietness." His desire was, to be placed in a situation, " where," as he piously expresses himself, " I may see...
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The Sunday teachers' treasury, ed. by W.M. Whittemore

William Meynell Whittemore - 1868
...controversies which were likely enough to trouble him as a result of that study. As he himself says, " God and nature did not intend me for contentions, but for study and quietness." As a writer, Hooker is without a rival in his particular line. There is a dignity, gravity, and correctness...
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Monthly Packet, Volume 7

1869
...pique. My Lord, (he writes,) when I lost the freedom of my cell, which was my college, yet I found some degree of it in my quiet country parsonage. But...and quietness. And, my Lord, my particular contests with Mr. Travers have proved the more unpleasant to me, because I believe him to be a good man, and...
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The Monthly Packet of Evening Readings for ..., Volume 7, Parts 37-42; Volume 28

1869
...pique. My Lord, (he writes,) when I lost the freedom of my cell, which was my college, yet I found some degree of it in my quiet country parsonage. But...and quietness. And, my Lord, my particular contests with Mr. Travers have proved the more unpleasant to me, because I believe him to be a good man, and...
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The Monthly Packet of Evening Readings for ..., Volume 7, Parts 37-42; Volume 28

1869
...my cell, which was my college, yet I found gome degree of it in my quiet country parsonage. But lam weary of the noise and oppositions of this place ;*...and quietness. And, my Lord, my particular contests with Mr. Travers have proved the more unpleasant to me, because I believe him to be a good man, and...
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A Book about the Clergy, Volume 1

John Cordy Jeaffreson - Clergy - 1870 - 370 pages
...lord, when I lost,' the epistle begins, 'the freedom of my cell, which was my college, yet I found some degree of it in my quiet country parsonage. But...and, indeed, God and nature did not intend me for Part III. — Clerical Women. 267 contentions, but for study and quietness. For, my lord, my particular...
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A First Sketch of English Literature, Part 3

Henry Morley - English literature - 1873 - 912 pages
...to the Archbishop, " My Lord, when I lost the freedom of my cell, which was my college, yet I found some degree of it in my quiet country parsonage :...intend me for contentions, but for study and quietness. My Lord, my particular contests with Mr. Travers here have proved the more unpleasant to me, because...
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The Works of that Learned and Judicious Divine, Mr. Richard Hooker ..., Volume 1

Richard Hooker, Isaac Walton - Church polity - 1874
...this purpose : " My Lord, when I lost the freedom of my cell, " which was my college ; yet, I found some degree of it in " my quiet country parsonage...did not intend me for contentions, but for study and quiet" ness. My Lord, my particular contests with Mr. Travers " here have proved the more unpleasant...
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The Works of that Learned and Judicious Divine, Mr. Richard Hooker ..., Volume 1

Richard Hooker, Izaak Walton - Church of England - 1875
...to this purpose: " My Lord, when I lost the freedom of my cell, " which was my college; yet, I found some degree of it in " my quiet country parsonage...did not intend me for contentions, but for study and quiet" ness. My Lord, my particular contests with Mr. Travers " here have proved the more unpleasant...
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