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" I long that the husbandman should sing portions of them to himself as he follows the plough, that the weaver should hum them to the tune of his shuttle, that the traveller should beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey. "
The Church of England: The medieval church - Page 458
by Henry Donald Maurice Spence-Jones - 1897
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Anglican Essays: A Collective Review of the Principles and Special ...

William Lang Paige Cox - 1923 - 337 pages
...language, as if Christ had taught unintelligent mysteries, understood only by some theologians. ... I long that the husbandman should sing portions of...beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey." Erasmus wrote a series of Latin paraphrases of all the books of the New Testament except the Revelation...
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Christianity and the State: A Series of Lectures Delivered Before the ...

Samuel Parkes Cadman - 1924 - 370 pages
...Turks and Saracens. It may be that they might be ridiculed by many, but some would take them to heart. I long that the husbandman should sing portions of...beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey." 20 Some writers insist that what is wanted to deliver modern 19 Cf. "London Times Literary Supplement,"...
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The Literatures of Greece and Israel in the Renaissance

Francis Brigham Denio - 1925 - 61 pages
...Literatures of Greece and Israel in the Renaissance should sing portions of them to himself as he followed the plough ; that the weaver should hum them to the tune of his shuttle; and that the traveler should beguile the tedium of the road by repeating their stories." Among the...
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Tyndale Bible Dictionary

Walter A. Elwell, Philip Wesley Comfort - 2001 - 1336 pages
...the first step. It may be that they might be ridiculed by many, but some would take them to heart. I long that the husbandman should sing portions of...beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey. But what materials were used by the early translators and copyists who worked so painstakingly over...
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Law, the State, and the International Community

James Brown Scott - 2002 - 1052 pages
...the first step. It may be that they might be ridiculed by many, but some would take them to heart. I long that the husbandman should sing portions of...beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey. Erasmus was, indeed, the apostle of enlightenment an enlightenment which included both knowledge...
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The Origin of the Bible

Philip W. Comfort - 2003 - 331 pages
...the first step. It may be that they might be ridiculed by many, but some would take them to heart, I long that the husbandman should sing portions of...beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey. But what materials were used by the early translators and copyists who worked so painstakingly over...
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A History of Reading

Steven R. Fischer - 2004 - 384 pages
...be read and understood, not only by Scots and Irishmen, but also by Turks and Saracens [Muslims] ... I long that the husbandman should sing portions of...that the weaver should hum them to the tune of his shuttle.21 Everywhere in Europe, the Bible began to appear in printed vernacular editions (New Testament/Old...
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The Catholicity of Protestantism

Robert Newton Flew - 2002 - 156 pages
...Gospel, should read the Epistles of Paul ... I long that the fanner should sing portions of them as be follows the plough, that the weaver should hum them to the tune of his shuttle" (Erasmus). object of cold speculation, and viewed from without. The Holy Spirit is the Bond by which...
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The Old Grammar Schools

...the first step. It may be that they might be ridiculed by many, but some would take them to heart. I long that the husbandman should sing portions of...beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey.' Does it seem futile to look for this spirit of ' understanding' in the present age, when we contemplate...
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Saint George, Volume 7

John Howard Whitehouse, Richard Warwick Bond, John Bryan Booth - 1904
...Novum Instrumentum (1516) : " I long that the husbandman should sing a portion of the Scriptures to himself as he follows the plough, that the weaver...beguile with their stories the tedium of his journey." Seebohm, p. 327. Not even our too neglected countryman, Tyndale to whom more than to any one...
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