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" While I do rest, my soul advance: Make my sleep a holy trance: That I may, my rest being wrought, Awake into some holy thought, And with as active vigour run My course, as doth the nimble sun. "
Spirit of the English Magazines - Page 14
1821
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The Cottager's monthly visitor, Volume 13

1833
...those watchful foes, \Vhose eyes are open while mine close ; Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest ; While I do rest, my soul advance,...holy trance, That I may, my rest being wrought, Awake unto some holy thought, And with as active vigour run My course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a...
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Sir Thomas Browne's Works: Religio medici. Pseudoxia epidemica, books 1-3

Sir Thomas Browne - 1835
...those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my soul advance...My course as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death ; — O make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die ! And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now...
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Religio Medici: To which is Added Hydriotaphia, Or Urn-burial; a Discourse ...

Sir Thomas Browne - Urn burial - 1841 - 266 pages
...those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my soul advance,...My course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death ; O make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die ; And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now my...
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Hymns and Anthems

William Johnson Fox - Anthems - 1841 - 100 pages
...hallowed rest. XCIV. WHILE I do rest, my soul advance, Let me sleep a holy trance, That I may take my rest being wrought Awake into some holy thought ; And with as cheerful vigour run My course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death : 0 let me try, By sleeping,...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate, Volume 43

1843
...foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temple blest. While I do rest, my soul advance, Make my sleep...My course as doth the nimble Sun. Sleep is a death; oh make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die; And as gently lay my head On my grave as now my bed....
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The Christian Observer, Volume 42

Religion - 1843
...foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temple blest. While I do rest, my soul advance, Make my sleep...My course as doth the nimble Sun. Sleep is a death ; oh make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die; And as gently lay my head On my grave as now my bed....
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Religio medici. Its sequel, Christian morals. With resemblant passages from ...

sir Thomas Browne - 1844
...those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close ; Let no dreams my head infest, Hut such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my soul advance,...course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death, O make me try, By sleeping, what it is to die ; And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now my bed....
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Religio Medici [and] Its Sequel Christian Morals

Sir Thomas Browne - Christian ethics - 1844 - 226 pages
...those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open while mine close ; Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest While I do rest, my soul advance,...course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death, O make me try. By sleeping, what it is to die ; And as gently lay my head On my grave, as now my bed....
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The Congregational magazine [formerly The London Christian ..., Volume 9

1845
...those watchful foes, Whose eyes are open, while mine close. Let no dreams my head infest, But such as Jacob's temples blest. While I do rest, my soul advance ; Make my sleep an holy trance : That I may, my rest being wrought, Awake into some holy thought : And with as active...
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Hymns and Anthems

William Johnson Fox - Hymns, English - 1845 - 107 pages
...hallowed rest. XCIV. WHILE I do rest, my soul advance, Let me sleep a holy trance, That I may take my rest being wrought Awake into some holy thought ; And with as cheerful vigour run My course, as doth the nimble sun. Sleep is a death : O let me try, By sleeping,...
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