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On the power of the supreme being. A poetical essay

Christopher Smart

On the power of the supreme being. A poetical essay

By Christopher Smart, ...

by Christopher Smart

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Published by printed by J. Bentham. Sold by W. Thurlbourn in Cambridge, C. Bathurst, J. Newbery, London; and J. Hildyard at York in Cambridge .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2908, no. 13.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination13,[3]p.
Number of Pages13
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16889811M

This is my own edition of R.W. Emerson's classic book of essays, published in just before the outbreak of the Civil War. I have added a full annotation of the text, an Introduction, a bibliography of Emerson's sources and related readings and a short Chronology of Emerson's life/5(14). The writer of the following research paper attempts to discuss the arguments regarding the existence of Supreme Being and talk about whether this Supreme Being created StudentShare Our website is a unique platform where students can share their papers in a .

In the Book of Ecclesias we are admonished “of making many books there is no end; and much study is a weariness of the flesh. But, to fear God, and keep his commandments: for this is the whole duty of man”, is the greater for acquiring knowledge and revelation. Pushpadanta was a king of the divine species of Gandharvas, renowned for their powers of delectable singing. This Gandharva used to steal flowers for his daily worship of the Supreme Being, Lord Shiva from the flower gardens of a king’s flower gardens. Once the king came to know about this. He caused ‘nirmalya’ to be thrown in the Gandharva’s way in order to spell ruin on him.

[I read it in The Norton Anthology: American Literature ( ) Volume B] This fifteen-page-long essay published in Essays, Second Series () analyses the identity of poets and what makes one a unique and real poet, by exploring the human connections with the senses, nature, and the intellect. I found this read very eye-opening, so I highly recommend it/5(12). The Seatonian Prize is awarded by the University of Cambridge for the best English poem on a sacred subject, and is open to any Master of Arts of the university. Seaton and his prize are referred to in the poem by George Gordon, Lord Byron, English Bards and Scots Reviewers. The prize was founded by the Rev. Thomas Seaton, educated at Stamford School and a Fellow of Clare College, who.


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On the immensity of the Supreme Being. Cambridge: Printed by J. Bentham, printer to the University ; Sold by W. Thurlbourn in Cambridge, C. Bathurst in Fleet-street, J. Newbery in St. Paul's Church-yard, London, and J. Hildyard at York, On the eternity of the Supreme Being: a poetical essay. [Christopher Smart] Home.

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Subjects: God -- Poetry. God -- Attributes -- Poetry. THIS ESSAY ON The GOODNESS of the SUPREME BEING. Is Inscribed, By His Lordship's Most obliged, And obedient Servant, C. SMART. Orpheus, for so the Gentiles call'd thy name, Israel's sweet Psalmist, who alone couldst wake.

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Now A POETICAL ESSAY. 9 Now fled before his face, Ihunnlng in hafte Th' infection of his mifery. Man's Fundamental Reverence to the Supreme Being A. The God of the Old Testament is no less omnipotent today. By definition, the theoretical notion of an all-consuming being points to human limitation and protects the God from being touched by constantly varying human perception.

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The prize was only worth 17 pounds each year before 7 pounds were deducted for the publication of the poem. A paperback original, Bloom's stand–alone introduction to The Best Poems of the English Language. A notable feature of Harold Bloom's poetry anthology The Best Poems English Language is his lengthy introductory essay, here reprinted as a separate book.

For the first time Bloom gives his readers an elegant guide to reading poetry––a master critic's distillation of a lifetime of teaching Reviews: Jacobin recently published an article by Harrison Fluss about the Robespierrist Cult of the Supreme Being, instituted An okay article, overall, useful for sharing an obscure bit of revolutionary history (if for no other reason).

The piece is marred by several historical inaccuracies and theoretical assumptions, which I address in a piece that is forthcoming on a couple of websites.Home — Essay Samples — Religion — Bible — Basic Devotion To The Supreme Being By Man This essay has been submitted by a student.

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