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" Almighty God, the giver of all good things, without whose help all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace .all wisdom is folly : grant, I beseech Thee, that in this undertaking thy Holy Spirit may not be withheld from me, but that I may promote... "
Anecdotes, Religious, Moral, and Entertaining - Page 71
by Charles Buck - 1831
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The Beauties of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.: Consisting of Maxims and Observations ...

Samuel Johnson - 1804 - 394 pages
...occasion: " Almighty GOD, the giver of all good things, without whose help all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace all wisdom is folly ; grant,...the salvation of myself and others : — grant this, O LORD, for the sake of thy son, JESUS CUJUST. Amen." The first Paper of the Rambler was published...
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The Truth and Excellence of the Christian Religion Exhibited: In Two Parts ...

Hannah Adams - Apologetics - 1804 - 384 pages
...without whofe grace all wifdom is folly ; grant, I befeech thee, that in this undertaking thy holy fpirit may not be withheld from me, but that I may promote thy glory, and the falvation of myfelf and others : grant this, O Lord, for the fake of thy fon Jefus Chrift. Amen." The...
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Sacred hours; or, Extracts for private devotion & meditation, Volume 1

Sacred hours - 1804
...Rambler. Almighty God, the giver of all good things, without whose help all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace all wisdom is folly ; grant, I beseech thee, that in this my undertaking thy holy Spirit may not be withheld from me ; but that I may promote thy glory, and...
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The Works of Samuel Johnson, LL.D.

Samuel Johnson - English literature - 1806
...prayer t ' Almighty God, the giver of all good things, without whose help all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace all wisdom is folly ; grant,...thy glory, and the salvation ' of myself and others : Qrant this, O Lord, for the sake of thy Son Jesus Christ. Amen." — . The work was conducted in...
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Prayers and Meditations

Samuel Johnson - Meditations - 1806 - 192 pages
...RAMBLER. .A. L MIGHTY God, the giver of alj good things, without whose help all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace all wisdom is folly; grant, I beseech Thee, that in this my undertaking, thy Holy Spirit may not be withheld from me, but that I may promote thy glory, and...
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The Life of Samuel Johnson, LL. D.: Comprehending an Account of ..., Volume 1

James Boswell - Authors, English - 1807
...vinegar, sugar, and witness agree!" without whose help all labour is ineffectual, and with- 1 7 50 out whose grace all wisdom is folly : grant, I beseech...Thee, that in this undertaking thy Holy Spirit may not 41. be with-held from me, but that I may promote thy glory, and the salvation of myself and others:...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius, Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...it. ''Almighty God, the giver of all good-things, • without whose help, all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace, all wisdom is folly, grant...and the salvation of myself and others; grant this O Lord, for the sake of thy son Jesus Christ, Amen." This gives a picture of the m'md of Johnson in...
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius: Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...of it. '' Almighty God, the giver of all good things, without whose help, all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace, all wisdom is folly, grant...holy Spirit may not be with-held from me, but that 1 may promote thy glory, and the salvation of myself and Others; grant this O Lord, for the sake of...
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Four Discourses on Subjects Relating to the Amusement of the Stage: Preached ...

James Plumptre - Theater - 1809 - 284 pages
...is ineffectual, and without whose grace all wisdom is folly ; grant, 1 beseech Thee, that in this my undertaking, thy Holy Spirit may not be withheld from...but that I may promote thy glory, and the salvation both of myself and others ; grant this, O Lord, for the sake of Jesus Christ. Amen." (See Johnson's...
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Essays, Biographical, Critical, and Historical: Illustrative of ..., Volume 1

Nathan Drake - Adventurer - 1809 - 499 pages
...religion. " Almighty God, the giver of all good things, without whose help all labour is ineffectual, and without whose grace all wisdom is folly : grant, I beseech thee, that in this my undertaking, thy Holy Spirit may not be withheld from me, but • Boswell's Life of Johnson, vol....
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