|Grocott & Ward, comps. Grocotts Familiar Quotations, 6th ed. 189-?.|
|When once thy foot enters the church, be bare|
God is more there than thou: for thou art there
Only by his permission. Then beware,
And make thyself all reverence and fear.
Herbert.The Temple Church Porch, Verse 68.
| Some to church repair,|
Not for the doctrine, but the music there.
Pope.On Criticism, Line 342.
|I joy, dear mother, when I view|
Thy perfect lineaments and hue
Both sweet and bright:
Beauty in thee takes up her place,
And dates her letters from thy face,
When she doth write.
Herbert.The British Church, Verse 1.
|Who builds a church to God, and not to fame,|
Will never mark the marble with his name.
Pope.Moral Essays, Epi. III. To Bathurst, Line 285.
|For he loveth our nation, and hath built us a synagogue.|
St. Luke, Chap. vii. Ver. 5.
| [The elders of the Jews to Jesus on behalf of the centurions servant, who was sick and ready to die.]|| 6|
| Fond fools|
Promise themselves a name from building churches.
Randolph.The Muses Looking-glass, Act III. Scene 1.