|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|That day of wrath, that dreadful day,|
When heaven and earth shall pass away,
What power shall be the sinners stay?
How shall he meet that dreadful day?
Scott.Lay of the Last Minstrel, Canto VI. Line 31.
| [From the Dies iræ, dies illa, used by the Romish Church in the office of the dead, and attributed to Thos. de Celano, a friar of the Fourteenth century, but more generally to Frangipani, Cardinal Malabranchia.] (See Rileys Class. Dict.)|| 2|
|The day of wrath, that dreadful day,|
Shall the whole world in ashes lay,
As David and the Sybils say.
Roscommon.On the Day of Judgment, Verse 1.