Memorial Services Held in the House of Representatives and Senate of the United States: Together with Remarks Presented in Eulogy of Carter Glass, Late a Senator from Virginia
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1949 - 98 páginas
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ability Address American appointed beloved body born carry CARTER GLASS character Clerk close colleagues committee Congress Constitution continue contribution convention conviction courage death deceased deep Democratic departed devotion died District duty earth efforts elected eternal expressed faith father Federal feel freedom friends gave give Government greatest heart honor hope hour House of Representatives integrity January knew land late legislative liberty live Lord Lynchburg memory mind moral never o'clock party passing peace political position President PRESIDENT pro tempore principles privilege Record remember Reserve resolution Resolved respect schools Secretary Senator GLASS served Somewhere soul Speaker speech spirit stand term things Thou thought throughout tion tomorrow Treasury tribute true United States Senate University Virginia voice Wilson
Página 54 - Let music swell the breeze, And ring from all the trees Sweet freedom's song! Let mortal tongues awake; Let all that breathe partake; Let rocks their silence break, The sound prolong! 4 Our fathers...
Página 14 - Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. Wherefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which today is, and tomorrow is cast into the oven, shall he not much more clothe you, O ye of little faith?
Página 73 - If in the opinion of the people the distribution or modification of the constitutional powers be in any particular wrong, let it be corrected by an amendment in the way which the Constitution designates. But let there be no change by usurpation, for though this in one instance may be the instrument of good, it is the customary weapon by which free governments are destroyed.
Página 43 - Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
Página 42 - Lord, thou hast been our dwelling place in all generations. Before the mountains were brought forth, or ever thou hadst formed the earth and the world, even from everlasting to everlasting, thou art God.
Página 63 - That no free government, or the blessings of liberty, can be preserved to any people, but by a firm adherence to justice, moderation, temperance, frugality, and virtue, and by frequent recurrence to fundamental principles.
Página 19 - Second, they desire to see no territorial changes that do not accord with the freely expressed wishes of the peoples concerned ; Third, they respect the right of all peoples to choose the form of government under which they will live; and they wish to see sovereign rights and self-government restored to those who have been forcibly deprived of them...
Página 55 - The Lord bless you, and keep you. The Lord make his face to shine upon you, and be gracious unto you. The Lord lift up his countenance upon you, and give you peace, both now and evermore.
Página 54 - ALL hail the power of Jesus' name ! Let angels prostrate fall ; Bring forth the royal diadem, And crown him Lord of all.
Página 97 - Resolved, That the Secretary communicate these resolutions to the House of Representatives and transmit a copy thereof to the family of the deceased. Resolved, That as a further mark of respect to the memory of tne deceased the Senate do now take a recess until 11 o'clock am tomorrow.