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" Alas, sir ! a commonwealth ought to be but as one huge christian personage, one mighty growth and stature of an honest man, as big and compact in virtue as in body... "
The Yale Literary Magazine - Side 49
1839
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Five Problems of State and Religion ...

Will Converse Wood - 1877 - 379 sider
...Milton says, " A nation ought to be like some huge [Christian] personage, — one mighty growth or stature of an honest man, as big and compact in virtue as in body." Of the two, indeed, the State is more compact as an organism than the Church : so erroneous is the...
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History of the Town of Gardner, Worcester County, Mass: From the ...

William Dodge Herrick - 1878 - 535 sider
...with Milton that, " a nation ought to be as but one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth or stature of an honest man, as big and compact in virtue as in body, for look, what the ground and causes are of single happiness to one man, the same ye shall •find them to a whole state...
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Public Documents of Massachusetts, Bind 1

Massachusetts - 1878
...same is true of a commonwealth), "ought to be as one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth or stature of an honest man, as big and compact in virtue as in body, for look what the ground and causes are of single happiness to one man, the same ye shall find them to a whole State."...
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The Chief Actors in the Puritan Revolution

Peter Bayne - 1878 - 512 sider
...authority." His conception of the nation as a whole is pointedly Miltonic. "A commonwealth ought to be but as one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth and stature of an honest man." Woe betide the commonwealth if the Church is denied freedom and self-government. " Must Church-government,...
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The House of Cromwell and the Story of Dunkirk

James Waylen - 1880 - 389 sider
...legislator's notice. Milton with the daring of youth had once said, " a commonwealth ought to be but as one huge christian personage, one mighty growth and stature of an honest man." The aspiration was poetic, it was even prophetic and biblical, but as yet it was far enough out of...
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Education, Bind 8

1888
...secured by every student. There is pressing need of this. " A state," says Milton, " ought to be as one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth and stature of an honest man." Few would diminish the time and pains given to mathematics or to mental or moral philosopy. Perhaps...
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The British Quarterly Review, Bind 73

1881
...satisfied. For as Milton, its great poet and prophet, has fitly said, 'A commonwealth ought to be but as one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth and...the grounds and causes are of single happiness to one man, the same ye shall find them to a whole State.' * The whole life, public and private, penetrated...
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The British Quarterly Review, Bind 73–74

Henry Allon - 1881
...satisfied. For as Milton, its great poet and prophet, has fitly said, ' A commonwealth ought to be but as one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth and...the grounds and causes are of single happiness to one man, the same ye shall find them to a whole State.' * The whole life, public and private, penetrated...
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Jubilee lectures: a historical series, Bind 1

Congregational union of England and Wales - 1882
...satisfied. For as Milton, its great poet and prophet, has fitly said, " A Commonwealth ought to' be but as one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth and...the grounds and causes are of single happiness to one man, the same ye shall find them to a whole State." * The whole life, public and private, penetrated...
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Third period: Modern phases

Joseph Henry Allen - 1883
...State which made the finest inspiration of Puritanism. He says, — " A Commonwealth ought to he but as one huge Christian personage, one mighty growth and...honest man, as big and compact in virtue as in body." And again, of the Puritan Colonies across the sea : — " What numbers of faithful and free-horn Englishmen...
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