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" THE groves were God's first temples. Ere man learned To hew the shaft, and lay the architrave, And spread the roof above them — ere he framed The lofty vault, to gather and roll back The sound of anthems ; in the darkling wood, Amid the cool and silence,... "
The Christian Reformer, Or, New Evangelical Miscellany - Página 139
1826
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Republic of Shade: New England and the American Elm

Thomas J. Campanella - 2003 - 228 páginas
...vegetation. None expressed this more colorfully than William Cullen Bryant in his "Forest Hymn" (1825): The groves were God's first temples. Ere man learned...offered to the Mightiest solemn thanks And supplication. If the ill-fated Lombardy poplar was the sylvan expression of classicism, the elm was Gothicism in...
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Trees: Woodlands and Western Civilization

Richard Hayman - 2003 - 261 páginas
...of the proper reverence for holiness. In 'Forest Hymn' (1825) the forest was the primordial church: The groves were God's first temples. Ere man learned...The sound of anthems; in the darkling wood Amidst its cool and silence, he knelt down, And offered to the Mightiest solemn thanks And supplication. The...
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The Overstory Book: Cultivating Connections with Trees

Craig R. Elevitch - 2004 - 526 páginas
...expressed the American, or New World, version of the forest as a form of primitive church or temple: The groves were God's first temples. Ere man learned To hew the shaft and lay the architectrave And spread the roof above them — ere he framed The lofty vault, to gather and roll...
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Different Views in Hudson River School Painting

Judith H. O'Toole - 2005 - 160 páginas
...Nature without Man The groves were God's first temples, Kre man learned To IK-\V tin- shaft, and lav the- architrave, And spread the roof above them —...ere he framed The lofty vault, to gather and roll hack The sound of' anthems; in the darkling wood. Amidst the eool and silence, lie knelt down. Anil...
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Duke's Handbook of Medicinal Plants of the Bible

James A. Duke - 2007 - 552 páginas
...their Creator. William Cullen Bryant beautifully praised the cedars, clearly predicting my sentiments: "The groves were God's first temples, Ere man learned To hew the shaft . . ." Solomon, in one of the first recorded "botany lectures," spoke of trees "from the cedar that...
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