Long is the way And hard, that out of hell leads up to light.
John Milton (1608 - 1674)
Source: Paradise Lost. Book ii. Line 432.
Contributed by: Zaady
God is decreeing to begin some new and great period in His Church, even to the reforming of Reformation itself. What does He then but reveal Himself to His servants, and as His manner is, first to His Englishmen?
He who reigns within himself, and rules passions, desires, and fears, is more than a king.
Oft-times nothing profits more Than self-esteem, grounded on just and right Well manag'd.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book viii. Line 571
Servant of God, well done, well hast thou fought The better fight, who singly has maintained Against revolted multitudes the cause Of truth, in word mightier than they in arms.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book vi. Line 29.
What hath night to do with sleep?
His sleep Was aery light, from pure digestion bred.
Source: Paradise Lost
Millions of spiritual creatures walk the earth Unseen, both when we wake, and when we sleep.
Source: Paradise Lost. Book iv. Line 677.
Son of Heav'n and Earth, Attend: that thou art happy, owe to God; That thou continuest such, owe to thyself, That is, to thy obedience; therein stand.
Peace hath her victories No less renown'd than war.
Copyright © 2014 Gaiam, Inc.