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[From The Reason of Church Government urged against Prelaty, 1641.] ... a folly
as wisest men go about to commit, having only confessed and so committed, I
may trust with more reason, because with more folly, to have courteous pardon.
The thing which I had to say, and those intentions which have lived within me
ever since I could conceive myself anything worth to my country, I return to crave
excuse that urgent reason hath plucked from me, by an abortive and fore- dated ...
... of Enoch and Eliah, besides the purity of the place — that certain pure winds,
dews, and clouds preserve it from corruption ; whence exhorts to the sight of God
; tells them they cannot see Adam in the state of innocence by reason of their sin.
showing the reason of his coming — to keep his watch, after Lucifer's rebellion,
by the command of God — and withal expressing his desire to see and know
more concerning this excellent and new creature, Man. The Angel Gabriel, as by
Thus, in his Reason of Church Government (1641), taking the public into his
confidence in various matters relating to himself, and informing them particularly
how his mind had been recently occupied with thoughts of a great English poem
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LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - VivalaErin - LibraryThing
The shortest answer is: John Milton was a poetic genius. PL is so beautiful, you can't help but feel for Adam and Eve. Even Satan is a great character - he so wants to be an epic hero. This poem is a masterpiece, and he wrote it completely blind. Beautiful, absolutely amazing. קרא סקירה מלאה
LibraryThing Reviewביקורת משתמש - StefanY - LibraryThing
Historical significance and beautifully descriptive prose aside, I couldn't get into this book at all. Maybe it's too much familiarity with the plot or the inevitability of the impending doom of the ... קרא סקירה מלאה