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" The night is come, like to the day Depart not thou great God away ! Let not my sins, black as the night, Eclipse the lustre of thy light ; Keep still in my horizon, for to me The sun makes not the day, but thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples... "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 14
1821
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The Living Age, Volume 90

1866
...COME. THE night is come. Like to the day, Deport not Tliou, great God, away; Let not my sins, hlnck as the night, Eclipse the lustre of Thy light : Keep...horizon, for to me The sun makes not the day, but Thee. Thon whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep : Guard me 'gainst tho>e watchful foes Whose...
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The Augustine hymn book, a hymnal for all Churches, compiled by D. Thomas

Augustine hymn book - 1866
..." Yet the Lord wlll command Hix lmmykindness in the day-time."— Ps. xlii. 8. THE night is come ; like to the day, Depart not Thou, great God, away; Let not my sins, all black as night, Eclipse the lustre of Thy light. 2 Keep Thou still in heaven ; for me The sun makes...
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Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle

Missions - 1867
...bells of our horses, in respect to veracity— SIR THOMAS BROWNE'S EVENING HYMN. " The night is come, like to the day ; Depart not Thou, great God, away....night, Eclipse the lustre of Thy light. Keep still iu my horizon; for to mo The sun makes not the day, but Thee. Thou, whose nature cannot sleep, On my...
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A household book of English poetry, selected with notes by R.C. Trench

Richard Chenevix Trench (abp. of Dublin) - 1868
...never changes, Thy God, thy Life, thy Cure. 20 Henry Vaughan. CXXXI EVENING HYMN. The night is come, like to the day; Depart not Thou, great God, away....Thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep! Guard me 'gainst those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close; 10 Let no...
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England's Antiphon

George MacDonald - English literature - 1868 - 332 pages
...yields to the death of sleep. I follow it with the succeeding sentence of the prose. The night is come. Like to the day, Depart not thou, great God, away....thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep ; Guard me 'gainst those watchful foes Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams...
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Hymns and Poems for the Sick and Suffering

Thomas Vincent Fosbery - Christian poetry - 1868 - 346 pages
...nofo anB ebermore. amen. EVENING HYMN. Sir Thomas Browne. r I ''HE night is come ; like to the day _I_ Depart not Thou, great God, away : Let not my sins,...Thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep ; Guard me 'gainst those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams...
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Religio medici, Hydriotaphia, and the Letter to a friend, with an intr. and ...

sir Thomas Browne - 1869
...an half adieu unto the world, and take my farewell in a colloquy with God : — The night is come, like to the day ; Depart not thou, great God, away....thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep ; Guard me 'gainst those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams...
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Favourite English poems and poets

English poems - 1870 - 672 pages
...and Knighted by Charles II. in 1671. Author of the " Religio Medici," &c.] ' I .'HE night is come, like to the day; -*- Depart not Thou, great God, away....Thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep ! Guard me 'gainst those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close ; Let no dreams...
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A Household Book of English Poetry

Richard Chenevix Trench - English poetry - 1870 - 438 pages
...happy strife, That struck God dead, but raised man to life. 30 cxxxvn EVENING HYMN. The night is come, like to the day; Depart not Thou, great God, away....of thy light. Keep still in my horizon ; for to me 5 The sun makes not the day, but Thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep !...
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A Household Book of English Poetry

1870 - 438 pages
...for to me 5 The sun makes not the day, but Thee. Thou whose nature cannot sleep, On my temples sentry keep ! Guard me 'gainst those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close; 10 Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my soul advance;...
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