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" Oh may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence... "
Proceedings - Page 161
by Nebraska. State Board of Agriculture - 1913
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Personality and Theism: Two Essays

Frederic Henry Hedge - 1887 - 52 pages
...sense of ideas and influences derived from all the past. Grandly George Eliot breathes the wish, — " Oh may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal...In minds made better by their presence, — live In thoughts sublime that pierce the night like stars. ... So to live is heaven, — To make undying music...
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Mohammed, Buddha, and Christ: Four Lectures on Natural and Revealed Religion

Marcus Dods - 1887 - 240 pages
...to the Positivist offset to personal annihilation so winningly presented by George Eliot : — " O may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead...again In minds made better by their presence : live Sn pulses stirred to generosity, In deeds of daring rectitude, in scorn For miserable aims that end...
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A College of Colleges

T. J. Shanks - 1887 - 288 pages
...have loved : according to the number of the cups of cold water we have given in the name of Christ. " Oh, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In lives made better by their presence." 1C. K CHAPTER XIII. DIVINE CHOICE OF INSTRUMENTS. Address by...
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Martin Luther: And Other Essays

Frederic Henry Hedge - 1888 - 326 pages
...sense of ideas and influences derived from all the past. Grandly George Eliot breathes the wish, — " Oh may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal...In minds made better by their presence, — live In thoughts sublime that pierce the night like stan. ... So to live is heaven, — To make undying music...
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The Holy Bible, According to the Authorized Version (A. D. 1611 ..., Volume 1

1888
...and many similar passages ; nor is it the immortality of posthumous memory, as in the famous lines: " Oh may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal...live again In minds made better by their presence ! " but it is a state of deep and sentient blessedness, — " a rest " (oxfiraixm, hr. 7 ; Heb. iii....
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The Harvard Advocate, Volumes 46-47

1888
...even thought the idea worthy to take the place of their discarded faith in the soul's eternal life. "Oh, may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal...live again In minds made better by their presence ; *t*«** go JO livc is heaven : To make undying music in the world." In the line of such thoughts...
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Stray Chapters in Literature, Folk-lore, and Archaeology

William Edward Armytage Axon - 1888 - 308 pages
...the lives of genius have not been without avail. They are not dead, but can still be heard in .... The choir invisible Of those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence : In pulses stirred to generosity, live In deeds of daring rectitude, in scorn For miserable aims that...
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Report of Proceedings of the ... Annual Session of the Georgia ..., Volume 17

Georgia Bar Association - 1901
...that company of all noble souls who constitute what George Eliot has called "the choir invisible," " Those immortal dead who live again In minds made better by their presence .... And with their mild persistence urge men's souls To vaster issues, " in that heavenly choir, "whose...
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The Cyclopędia of Practical Quotations, English and Latin: With an Appendix ...

1889 - 899 pages
...influence, of one true loving human soul on another. w. GEORGE ELIOT— Janet's Kepentance. Ch. XIX. 0 may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead...live In pulses stirred to generosity, In deeds of during rectitude, in scorn For miserable aims that end with self, In thoughts sublime that pierce the...
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Book Notes: A Monthly Literary Magazine and Review of New Books, Volume 1

1898
...lames Lane Allen selected the title for his beautiful story " The Choir Invisible," from this poem. O may I join the choir invisible Of those immortal dead...made better by their presence: live In pulses stirred in generosity, In deeds of daring rectitude, in scorn For miserable aims that end with self, In thoughts...
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