Saint Paul

Standard Name: Paul, Saint
Used Form: St Paul

Connections

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Cultural formation Lydia Maria Child
As to religion, LMC had a natural leaning towards piety, but disliked most of the Christian sects of which she had experience. She found the Unitarians too cold, the Swedenborgians (to whom early in her...
Cultural formation Susanna Parr
It was hard to persuade him to leave his current congregation, and the question of his maintenance was also in play. Stucley, meanwhile, regularly insisted that SP should attend every meeting about Church affaires and...
Family and Intimate relationships Mary Bosanquet Fletcher
Being middle-aged and having published advice to single women, she was afraid she might be making a mistake in getting married. The marriage, however, though brief, was extremely happy.
Parkes, Bessie Rayner. Vignettes. Alexander Strahan, 1866.
431-3
At the wedding ceremony, John...
Health Sara Coleridge
SC linked her physical and mental deterioration to problems with her reproductive organs. She expressed disgust at her body, writing in one of her letters a quotation from Saint Paul , O who will deliver...
Intertextuality and Influence Sarah Tytler
She recommends Barrie as a model for aspiring writers and, with an echo of St Paul , praises his avoidance of vulgar sensationalism: To his honour be it spoken, his stock-in-trade has been of the...
Intertextuality and Influence Anne Askew
Although it says Not oft use I to wryght / In prose nor yet in ryme,
Askew, Anne. The Examinations of Anne Askew. Beilin, Elaine V.Editor , Oxford University Press, 1996.
150
it is passionately confident in tone. The stanza about the bloody force which has usurped the throne of...
Intertextuality and Influence Mary Elizabeth Braddon
Naomi, who has the same energy, strength of faith, and nobility of character as her father, struggles for much of the novel against the limitations on female employment. Early on she asks herself What use...
Intertextuality and Influence Barbara Hofland
Again the title-page quotes Saint Paul . The heroine, one of three daughters of a clergyman, personifies the virtue of the title even at the end, in happy love. The eldest sister, meanwhile, behaves like...
Intertextuality and Influence Alison Cockburn
She resisted still more firmly the conventions around opening and closing letters, having a detestation of lyeing epithets of humble servants and stuff, and dear Sir and nonsense. Pliny and Cicero and Paul never begun...
Intertextuality and Influence Lucy Hutton
LH draws on a wide range of sources to buttress her argument. These include the results of her reading—Milton , and the story of the Greek Atalanta (whose male inventors, she says, were not...
Intertextuality and Influence Elizabeth Warren
The quotation about the wrath of God that stands at the head of this polemical work, from Saint Paul 's First Epistle to the Romans, gives it the appearance of a sermon on a...
Intertextuality and Influence Marie Corelli
The title page quotes from Saint Paul : For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high...
Intertextuality and Influence Anne Locke
AL 's title-page quotes from Saint Paul 's Epistle to the Romans: The spirit beareth witnesse to our spirit that wee are the sons of God . . . . The sentence goes on...
Intertextuality and Influence Maria De Fleury
MDF 's title-page quotes an exhortation to meekness from St Paul 's Epistle to Timothy: if Huntington had borne this advice in mind, she says, she would not have needed to write. She takes...
Intertextuality and Influence Dinah Mulock Craik
Driven by her husband's misappropriation of funds to the point of leaving him, and reminded by him of Saint Paul 's injunction against breaking her marriage vow, Josephine Scanlan replies, St. Paul was not a...

Timeline

About 1606
Anna Walker beautifully transcribed a copy of her devotional work A Sweete Savor for Woman, designed for presentation to its dedicatee, James I's queen, Anne of Denmark .