Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" 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
Full view - About this book

A present for young churchmen

Present - Christian literature - 1843 - 223 pages
...study, and would often say to Dr. Saravia, who saw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life, " 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 ;' then, Lord, let thy servant depart...
Full view - About this book

Last Hours of Christians; or, an Account of the deaths of some eminent ...

Henry CLISSOLD - Christian biography - 1847 - 231 pages
...study, and said often to Dr. Saravia, (who saw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life,) " that he did not beg a long life of God for any other reason but to live to finish his three remaining books of Ecclesiastical Polity, and then, Lord, let...
Full view - About this book

The Churchman's companion, Volume 3

1848
...being forty-six years of age. Yet he did not leave his study, observing to his friend Dr. Saravia, "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...
Full view - About this book

An ecclesiastical biography, containing the lives of ancient ..., Volume 6

Walter Farquhar Hook - 1850
...his study, and said often to Dr. Saravia (who saw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life) "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...
Full view - About this book

The Works of that Learned and Judicious Divine, Mr. Richard Hooker ..., Volume 1

Richard Hooker - Church polity - 1850 - 630 pages
...study, and said often to Dr. Saravia, (who saw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life,) " 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...
Full view - About this book

Walton's Lives of Dr. John Donne: Sir Henry Wotton, Mr. Richard Hooker, Mr ...

Izaak Walton - 1857 - 456 pages
...study, and said often to Dr. Saravia — who saw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life, — " 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...
Full view - About this book

Walton's Lives of Dr. John Donne, Sir Henry Wotton, Richard Hooker, George ...

Izaak Walton, Thomas Zouch - Great Britain - 1865 - 386 pages
...study, and said often to Dr. Saravia — who saw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life, — " 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...
Full view - About this book

The Works of that Learned and Judicious Divine, Mr. Richard Hooker ..., Volume 1

Richard Hooker, Isaac Walton - Church polity - 1874
...study, and said often to Dr. Saravia, (who saw him daily, and was the chief comfort of his life,) " 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...
Full view - About this book

The Dublin University Magazine, Volume 86

1875
...the last, striving to finish his " Ecclesiastical Polity." To a friend who visited him daily he said, he did not " beg a long life of God for any other reason but to live and finish the three remainingbooks, and then ' Lord, let thy servant depart in...
Full view - About this book

The Quiver: An Illustrated Magazine for Sunday and General Reading

Christian life - 1876
...with him every day relates that all the time he was most solicitous in his study, and often said " that he did not beg a long life of God for any other reason but to Uve to finish his three remaining books of Polity ; and then, Lord, let Thy servant depart...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF