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" Of law there can be no less acknowledged, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world ; all things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power... "
The Obligations of the World to the Bible: A Series of Lectures to Young Men - Page 95
by Gardiner Spring - 1839 - 404 pages
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The admission of the Catholics into the legislature inconsistent ..., Volume 1

Admission - 1827
...concludes his first Book of Ecclesiastical Polity, speaking of Law, states the condition on which " all things in heaven and earth do her homage; the...least, as feeling her care; and the greatest, as not exempted from her pmver" In Ireland, the conditions have so often been forgotten, that the homage has...
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The Congregational magazine [formerly The London Christian ..., Volume 3

1827
...parts of Hooker are so arranged as to present indisputable coincidences, ne ver till no w pointed, out. All things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, (1) Almighty God hath created and appointed J all things, in heaven, earth, and waters, (2) in a...
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Eloquence of the United States, Volume 5

Speeches, addresses, etc., American - 1827
...and earth do it homage, the very least as feeling its care, and the greatest as not exempt from its power. Both angels and men and creatures, of what condition soever, though each in different sort and manner, yet all, with uniform consent, admiring it as the parent of peace and happiness."t...
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The North American Review, Volume 24

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1827
...Hooker, where he says, ' Of law no less can be acknowledged than that her seat is in the bosom of God ; her voice, the harmony of the world ; all things in heaven and VOL. xxtv. — NO. 55. 44 earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest...
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The North American Review, Volume 24

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - American fiction - 1827
...Hooker, where he says, ' Of law no less can be acknowledged than that her seat is in the bosom of God ; her voice, the harmony of the world ; all things in heaven and VOL. xxiv. — NO. 55. 44 earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest...
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A Discourse on the Study of the Law of Nature and Nations

Sir James Mackintosh - International law - 1828 - 89 pages
...omnes, constans, sempiterna, quse speaks in so sublime a strain : — " Of law, no less can be said, than that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice...do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, the greatest as not exempted from her power ; vocet ad officium jubendo, vetando a fraude deterreat,...
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The Works

Richard Hooker, John Keble, Richard William Church - Anglican Communion
...each as in nature, so in degree, distinct from other. [8.] Wherefore that here we may briefly end : of Law there can be no less acknowledged, than that...least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power, both3 Angels and men and creatures of what condition soever, though each In...
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Shakespeare and Elizabethan Poetry: A Study of His Earlier Work in Relation ...

M. C. Bradbrook - Drama - 1979 - 279 pages
...Cressida has its parallel in Hooker's encomium on law: Of law there can be no less acknowledged then that her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the world: all things in heavne and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest not exempted from...
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Annual Proceedings

Iowa State Bar Association - Bar associations - 1896
...in these beautiful worck: "Law! Her seat is the bosom of God, her voice the harmony of the universe; all things in heaven and earth do her homage, the very least as feeling her care, and the greatest is not exempt from her power." Made up as the law is, with a body of rules of conduct, which checki...
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Religion, Order, and Law

David Little - Social Science - 1984 - 269 pages
...eloquent summary of Hooker's position exists than the famous concluding paragraph of Book I of the Laws: Of Law there can be no less acknowledged, than that...least as feeling her care, and the greatest as not exempted from her power: both Angels and men and creatures of what condition soever, though each in...
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