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" AVENGE, O Lord, thy slaughtered saints, whose bones Lie scattered on the Alpine mountains cold; Even them who kept thy truth so pure of old, When all our fathers worshipped stocks and stones... "
An Historical Discourse Delivered at the Celebration of the Second ... - Page 139
by William Hague - 1839 - 192 pages
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Milton and the Ends of Time

Juliet Cummins - 2003 - 254 pages
...Avenge O Lord thy slaughter'd Saints, whose bones Lie scatter'd on the Alpine mountains cold, Ev'n them who kept thy truth so pure of old When all our Fathers worship't Stocks and Stones, Forget not: in thy book record their groanes Who were thy Sheep and in...
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The Waldensian Way to God

Joseph Visconti - 2003 - 576 pages
...Avenge, O Lord, thy slaughter 'd saints, whose bones Lie scatter 'd on the Alpine mountains cold, Ev'n them who kept thy truth so pure of old, When all our fathers worshipp 'd stocks and stones; Forget not: in thy book record their groans Who were thy sheep and in...
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The Treasury of David: Spurgeon's Classic Work on the Psalms

Charles Haddon Spurgeon - 704 pages
...endured from their haughty enemies, we join our voices in the great martyr cry with the bard of Paradise: Avenge, O Lord, Thy slaughtered saints, whose bones Lie scattered on the Alpine mountains cold; Even those who kept Thy truth so pure of old, When all our fathers worshiped stocks and stones, Forget not:...
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Truth Triumphant: The Church in the Wilderness

Benjamin George Wilkinson - 2004 - 437 pages
...persecution of the Waldenses led John Milton to write his famous sonnet, "On the Late Massacre in Piedmont." Avenge, O Lord, Thy slaughtered saints, whose bones Lie scattered on the Alpine mountains cold, Ev'n them who kept Thy truth so pure of old When all our fathers worshiped stocks and stones. Forget...
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Staten Island: Isle of the Bay

Margaret Lundrigan - 2004 - 159 pages
...memorialized the victims in the opening lines of his sonnet "Of the Late Massacre in Piedmont," writing: Avenge, O Lord, thy slaughtered saints, whose bones Lie scattered on the Alpine mountains cold, 1'Acn them who kept thy truth so pure of old, When our fathers worshipped stocks and stones. While...
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The Concise Encyclopedia of the Revolutions and Wars of England, Scotland ...

Stephen C. Manganiello - 2004 - 613 pages
...Avenge, 0 Lord, thy slaughter'd saints, whose bones Lie scatter'd on the Alpine mountains cold, Ev'n them who kept thy truth so pure of old, When all our fathers worshipp'd stocks and stones; Forget not: in thy book record their groans Who were thy sheep and in...
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Manuel Zapata Olivella and the "darkening" of Latin American Literature

Antonio D. Tillis - 2005 - 148 pages
...Avenge O Lord thy slaughter'd Saints, whose bones Lie scatter'd on the Alpine mountains cold, Ev'n them who kept thy truth so pure of old When all our Fathers worship't Stocks and Stones, Forget not.19 The idyllic scene has suddenly been repudiated as if it...
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Religion und Gewalt: Konflikte, Rituale, Deutungen (1500-1800)

Kaspar von Greyerz, Kim Siebenhuner, Kim Siebenhüner - 2006 - 432 pages
...watched closely. It inspired John Milton to compose his sonnet, "On the Late Massacre in Piedmont." Avenge, O Lord, thy slaughtered saints, whose bones,...When all our fathers worshipped stocks and stones, 66 PRESCOT STEPHENS, The Waldensian Story: A Study in Faith, Intolerance and Survival. Lewes, Sussex...
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Wordsworth's Philosophic Song

Simon Jarvis - 2006
...p. 63. 55 There is also of course an allusion to Milton's sonnet on the massacre of the Piedmontese, 'Even them who kept thy truth so pure of old / When all our Fathers worshipped stocks and stones.' John Milton, Complete Shorter Poems, ed. John Carey (London: Longman, 1971), p. 409. 56 Thirteen-Book...
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Protestant Nonconformist Texts: 1550 to 1700

Robert Tudur Jones, Kenneth Dix, Alan Ruston - 2006 - 421 pages
...(London and Harlow, 1980), 411-12. Avenge, O Lord thy slaughter'd saints, whose bones Lie scatter'd on the Alpine mountains cold; Even them who kept thy truth so pure of old, When all our fathers worship'd stocks and stones, Forget not: in thy book record their groans Who were thy sheep and in...
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