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" Which he did ; but at the ninth hour he said to me, ' I have some little articles of value in my chest, such as pepper, napkins, and incense ; run quickly, and bring the priests of our monastery to me, that I may distribute among them the gifts which... "
The Complete Works of Venerable Bede: Life, poems, letters, etc - Page lxxxii
by Saint Bede (the Venerable) - 1843
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The Sunday scholar's companion

1882
...the morning appeared, that is, Wednesday, he ordered us to write with all speed what he had begun. There was one of us with him, who said to him, ' Most...will joyfully give my brothers what God has given me.' ONWARD AND UPWARD. masses and prayers, which they readily promised; but they all mourned and wept...
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Cassell's library of English literature, selected, ed. and arranged by H. Morley

Cassell, ltd - 1883 - 492 pages
...make ready, and write fast." Which ho did, but at the ninth hour he said to me, " I have some littlo articles of value in my chest, such as pepper, napkins,...joyfully give my brothers what God has given unto me." Ho spoke to every one of them, admonishing and entreating them that they would carefully say TO AD...
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Stories from English History

Louise Creighton - 1883 - 382 pages
...priests of our monastery to me, that I may distribute among them the gifts which God has bestowed upon me. The rich in this world are bent on giving gold and silver and other precious things, but I with much charity and joy will give my brothers that which God has given to me." When the monks came...
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English Writers: An Attempt Towards a History of English Literature, Volume 2

Henry Morley - 1888 - 438 pages
...other things said, ' Go on quickly, I know not how long I shall hold out, and whether my Maker will not soon take me away.' But to us he seemed very well...gold and silver and other precious things ; but I, in love, will joyfully give my brothers what God has given unto me.' He spoke to every one of them, admonishing...
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The Monthly Chronicle of North-Country Lore and Legend, Volume 2

1888 - 600 pages
...of us with nim who said to him, "Most dear master, there is still one chapter [of St. John's Gospel] wanting ; do you think it troublesome to be asked...joyfully give my brothers what God has given unto me." * * * Having said much more he passed the day joyfully till the evening ; and the boy above mentioned...
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English Writers: An Attempt Towards a History of English Literature, Volume 2

Henry Morley - 1888 - 436 pages
...there is still one chapter wanting : do you think it troublesome to be asked any more qupstions ? ' He answered, ' It is no trouble. Take your pen, and...gold and silver and other precious things ; but I, in love, will joyfully give my brothers what God has given unto me.' He spoke to every one of them, admonishing...
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A Short History of English Literature for Young People

Elizabeth Stansbury Kirkland - 1892 - 486 pages
...articles of value in my chest, such as pepper, napkins, and incense ; run quickly and bring the brethren to me, that I may distribute among them the gifts which God has bestowed on me. ' Having said much more, he passed the day joyfully till the evening, and the lad above mentioned said,...
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Bede's Ecclesiastical History of England

Saint Bede (the Venerable) - 1907 - 488 pages
...was done. But at the ninth hour he said to me, ' I have certain treasures in my coffer, some spices, napkins and incense ; run quickly and bring the priests...among them the gifts which God has bestowed on me.' And this I did trembling, and when they were come, he spoke to every one of them, admonishing and entreating...
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The Way of the Mountains

Elias Hershey Sneath - 1916 - 312 pages
...value in my desk, such as peppercorns, napkins, and incense. Run quickly and bring the priests of the monastery to me, that I may distribute among them...which God has bestowed on me. The rich in this world give gold and silver and precious things ; but I with joy give my brothers what God has given me.'...
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The London Quarterly Review, Volume 32

William Lonsdale Watkinson, William Theophilus Davison - 1869
...other things said, ' Go on quickly, I know not how long I shall hold out, and whether my Maker will not soon take me away.' But to us he seemed very well...among them the gifts which God has bestowed on me.' . . . Having said much more, he passed the day joyfully till the evening ; and the boy, above mentioned,...
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