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The Beauties of modern sacred poetry

  • 200 Pages
  • 3.29 MB
  • English
Board of Publication, Presbyterian Church of Canada , [Toronto?]
English Religious poetry, Christian poetry, Poésie religieuse anglaise, Poésie chrét
Statementsystematically arranged by William M"Combie
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 89186, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 89186
The Physical Object
Pagination4 microfiches (200 fr.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24949242M
ISBN 100665891865

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The beauties of the poets; being a collection of moral and sacred poetryFirst published: 13 May, The Beauties of the Poets: or a Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry from the Most Eminent Authors.

There were around twelve editions of this collection published up until The NCBEL are aware of only one copy of this edition, making this an astonishingly scarce Rating: % positive.

The Beauties of the Poets: A Collection of Moral and Sacred Poetry, Compiled by T. Janes Hardcover – by Thomas Janes (Author) See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editionsAuthor: Thomas Janes.

This book is a publication of 34 lectures by Bishop Robert Lowth, a lecturer at Oxford University on the topic of Hebrew poetry. These lectures were originally published in Latin. This is an English translation with additional notes, first published in /5(1). The remaining lectures deal with elegaic poetry (2 lectures), didactic poetry (1 lecture), lyric poetry (4 lectures), the idyllium or the hymn (1 lecture) and dramatic poetry The Beauties of modern sacred poetry book lectures).

In summary, while it's an older text it is a foundation for the study of Hebrew by: Sacred Poetry From Around the World. Discover Sufi poetry, Hindu poetry, Buddhist poetry, Christian mystical poetry, and poetry from other sacred and secular traditions.

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Jane Hirshfield is the author of nine collections of poetry, including the forthcoming Ledger (Knopf, March ), The Beauty (Knopf, ), longlisted for the National Book Award, Come Thief (Knopf, Aug ), After (HarperCollins, ), which was named a Best Book of by The Washington Post, The San Francisco Chronicle, and /5.

Beginning with selections from the earliest sacred masterpieces -- the Upanishads, the Books of Psalms, and the Bhagavad Gita (in new translations by the editor) -- this extraordinary anthology also contains poems by the Taoist and Buddhist masters; Rumi and other Sufi masters; Christian poets such as Francis of Assisi, Dante, /5.

Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): (external link) http Author: William McCombie. Sacred poems is a collection of inspirational poems and poetry by Robert Longley.

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The site contains over poems about life and death. Many poems were for funerals but others are simply inspirational or motivation for people in times of need.

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Love Poems from God offers selections of poetry from East and West. Hafiz, St. Teresa of Avila, Kabir, St.

Francis of Comparative religion, spirituality and mysticism are passions of mine. I find that, in the various traditions of Eastern and Western mysticism, dogmatic differences disappear, leaving an ecstatic, beautiful love for God/spirit /5.

Rediscovering Beauty in the Sacred. The three transcendentals—truth, beauty, and goodness—were ideals once harmoniously integrated in the Catholic worldview not only in the transmission of the faith but also in the arts: literature, art, music, architecture, poetry.

In a book that is itself beautifully written, renowned philosopher Roger Scruton explores this timeless concept, asking what makes an object--either in art, in nature, or the human form--beautiful. This compact volume is filled with insight and Scruton has something interesting and original to say on almost every page/5.

For poetry products or artwork based on the poem Best of Seven or other poems- check here. For signed poetry prints contact us directly. Share: Rate: Previous The Strength Within. Next The Measure of a Man. About The Author. admin. Robert Longley is a coach, author of many books, world explorer and fixer of things.

He has been writing. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. Since its first publication inJerome Rothenberg's Technicians of the Sacred has educated a generation of poets, artists, and readers to the multiple faces and possibilities of poetry throughout the world.

Hailed by Robert Creeley as "both a deeply useful work book and an unequivocal delight," and by the Los Angeles Times Book Review as one of the hundred most recommended American books 5/5(8).

Vol. Jastrow, Morris. Babylonia and Assyria: The tales of Babylon that survived its fall; Earth's Coldest language: the Sumerian Texts in the Akkadian, or oledst Semitic tongue, The writings of Hammurapi, The creation epic, The epic of Gilgamesh and the goddess Ishtar, Other religious legends, Moral and philosophical texts, The Tel-El-Amarna letters, Records of Pages:   The Sacred Wood: Essays on Poetry and Criticism Contents: Introduction -- The perfect critic -- Imperfect critics: Swinburne as a critic.

A romantic aristocrat [George Wyndham]. The local flavour. A note on the American critic. The French intelligence -- Tradition and the individual talent -- The possibility of a poetic drama -- Euripides and.

A delightful collection of soul-inspiring poems from the world's great religious and spiritual traditions, accompanied by Ivan M. Granger's meditative thoughts and commentary. Rumi, Whitman, Issa, Teresa of Avila, Dickinson, Blake, Lalla, and many others. These are poems of seeking and : Poetry Chaikhana.

that seem arresting and unsettling to the modern reader. The sacred imagery in erotic poetry is often specifically drawn from Catholic practices and doc-trines - as is notoriously the case in the poetry of John Donne.

Ever since John Carey's landmark book. The Longing in Between suggests that we can find in sacred poetry a useful grammar of awareness and insight.

Toward this end, this book gathers a diverse selection of poetry from the metaphorical chambers of mystics worldwide, a collection of luminous flames further illuminated by commentaries rich with visionary insights.5/5(8). Sacred poetry from twelve mystics and saints, rendered brilliantly by Daniel Ladinsky, beloved interpreter of verses by the fourteenth-century Persian poet Hafiz In this luminous collection, Daniel Ladinsky -- best known for his bestselling interpretations of the great Sufi poet Hafiz -- brings together the timeless work of twelve of the world's finest spiritual 5/5(6).

Any conversation about poetry and the body must begin with Walt Whitman, whose nine-part poem "I Sing the Body Electric" celebrates and glorifies the body in all its manifestations, whether stretched, flabby, or poem ends with a litany of body parts, ultimately concluding that "these are not the parts and poems of the body only, but of the soul.".Poems of the Spiritual Journey by Dorothy Walters Introduction by Andrew Harvey: $ PURCHASE also Amazon and B&N or ask at your local independent book store: This beloved collection of poetry by Dorothy Walters explores the spiritual journey through its ecstasies, struggles, and vistas.On Beauty.

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Beauty, like the beast, is something objective. It is a property of natural or artificial things—a complex property that a thing has because of the disposition of other properties. Beauty is objective in the .