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Subject: MOSES
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A FLOW'RET IN THE GARLAND; FOR OUT GREAT CENTENARIAN, by MIRIAM DEL BANCO    Poem Text                
First Line: Somewhere I have read or heard it
Last Line: For thy gift — for montefiore.
Subject(s): Angels; God; Heaven; Montefiore, Moses Haim (1784-1885); Prayer; Religion; Paradise; Theology


AT SINAI, by ISABELLA ROSA HESS    Poem Text                
First Line: Down from the mist-clad mountain moses came
Last Line: Whate'er the lord hath bidden, shall we do!
Alternate Author Name(s): Hadassah
Subject(s): Bible; God; Jews; Moses; Sinai, Mount; Ten Commandments; Judaism


ATTA TROLL; A SUMMER-NIGHT'S DREAM: CAPUT 9, by HEINRICH HEINE    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Like the tongue as red as scarlet
Last Line: "sprang from moses mendelssohn!"
Subject(s): Animals; Bears; Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786)


BURIAL OF MOSES, by CECIL FRANCES ALEXANDER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: By nebo's lonely mountain
Last Line: Of him he loved so well.
Alternate Author Name(s): Humprheys, Cecil Frances; Alexander, C. F., Mrs.
Subject(s): Death; Jews; Moses; Religion; Dead, The; Judaism; Theology


CHARITY, by MATTHEW PRIOR    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Did sweeter sounds adorn my flowing tongue
Last Line: For ever blessing, and for ever blessed.
Subject(s): Bible; God; Heaven; Knowledge; Moses; Religion; Paradise; Theology


ESCAPING, by LARS LUNDKVIST    Poem Source                
First Line: He was the only one who succeeded in escaping
Last Line: And his name. It was moses
Subject(s): Gratitude; Moses; Survival


GALILEE, by KELLY CHERRY    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Suppose another time while walking on water
Last Line: Over his head, was drifting even then %toward the nakedness of eternity?
Subject(s): Moses; Religion


GEORGE MOSES HORTON, MYSELF, by GEORGE MOSES HORTON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I feel myself in need
Last Line: And dart from world to world.
Subject(s): Horton, George Moses (1797-1883)


GERMANY; A WINTER TALE: CAPUT 16, by HEINRICH HEINE    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: The carriage's jolting woke me up
Last Line: "when I view the matter closely."
Subject(s): Chezy, Helmine (1783-1856); Germany; Karschin, Anna Luise (1711-1791); Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786); Mendelssohn-bartholdy, Felix (1809-1847); Chezy, Wilhelmine Christiane Von Klencke; Germans; Karsch, Anna


GOD LET MOSES SEE HIS BACK, by FLORENCE WEINBERGER    Poem Source                
First Line: Outside a bankrupt seaside motel
Last Line: Her eyes fixed on some invisible point
Subject(s): Art And Artists; Moses


IN OUR YARD, by WILLIAM ALEXANDER PERCY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Moses, moses, seeing god
Last Line: That held a mocking-bird.
Subject(s): God; Moses


INTERCESSION OF THE SAINTS, by JOHN HENRY NEWMAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: While moses on the mountain lay
Last Line: And stay heaven's rising flame.
Subject(s): Moses


INVOCATION, by JILL ALEXANDER ESSBAUM    Poem Source                
First Line: Moses come down from that peak
Last Line: Hands like a matador, come, come to me
Subject(s): Moses; Religion


IS LIFE WORTH LIVING?, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text                
Last Line: His country's treasure and his people's pride
Subject(s): "jews;memory;montefiore, Moses Haim (1784-1885);" Judaism


IT ALWAYS FELT TO ME A WRONG, by EMILY DICKINSON                    Poet's Biography
Last Line: My justice bleeds for thee!
Variant Title(s): Poem: 521; Poem: 59
Subject(s): Moses


JOCHANAN HAKKADOSH: NOTE, by ROBERT BROWNING    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Moses the meek was thirty cubits high
Last Line: "keeps falling, nor has reached the bottom yet."
Subject(s): Moses


JOCOSERIA: PRELUDE, by ROBERT BROWNING    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Wanting is - what?
Last Line: Grows love!
Subject(s): Moses


MIRIAM, by PENINA MOISE    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Amid the flexile reeds of nile a lovely infant slept
Last Line: Farewell, inspired miriam, thou lost star of the sea
Subject(s): Miriam (bible); Moses; Women In The Bible


MIRIAM, by UNKNOWN    Poem Source                
First Line: Oh, miriam! Pearl of the morning, gazelle of the palm-land, soul of my spirit
Last Line: Thy bitterness, oh, miriam, is sweeter than all their sweetness!
Subject(s): Akiva Ben Joseph, Rabbi (50-135 A.d.); Miriam (bible); Moses; Women In The Bible


MONTEFIORE, by AMBROSE BIERCE    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I saw - 'twas in a dream, the other night
Last Line: And in a moment was a lonely man!
Subject(s): Charity; Dreams; Jews; Montefiore, Moses Haim (1784-1885); Philanthropy; Nightmares; Judaism


MONTEFIORE, by MIRIAM DEL BANCO    Poem Text                
First Line: Somewhere I have seen the picture
Last Line: Blessed be thou for montefiore!
Subject(s): Montefiore, Moses Haim (1784-1885)


MOSES, by JOHN STUART BLACKIE    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I will sing high-hearted moses
Last Line: Stooped to borrow from the jew.
Subject(s): Egypt; Hebrew Literature; Jews; Moses; Nile (river); Judaism


MOSES, by LUCILLE CLIFTON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I walk on bones
Last Line: God had got his eye on
Subject(s): Bible; Moses; Old Age; Slavery; Serfs


MOSES, by LUCILLE CLIFTON    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I walk on bones
Last Line: Like a bush %god got his eye on
Subject(s): Bible; Moses; Old Age; Slavery


MOSES, by PETER JOHNSON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I believe in the god of the hebrews
Subject(s): Moses; Religion; Theology


MOSES, by PETER JOHNSON    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I believe in the god of the hebrews
Last Line: Streetlights with each whack
Subject(s): Moses; Religion


MOSES, by JOHN HENRY NEWMAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Moses, the patriot fierce, became
Last Line: To gain his future rest!
Subject(s): Moses


MOSES AND THE DERVISH, by EDWARD ROBERT BULWER-LYTTON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: God, that heaven's seven climates hath spread forth
Last Line: The circumstance according to the worth.
Alternate Author Name(s): Meredith, Owen; Lytton, 1st Earl Of; Lytton, Robert
Subject(s): Bible; God; Jews; Moses; Sinai, Mount; Judaism


MOSES IN THE DESERT, by JAMES MONTGOMERY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Go where a foot hath never trod
Last Line: That power belongs to god alone.
Alternate Author Name(s): The Common Lot
Subject(s): Bible; Egypt; God; Jews; Moses; Judaism


MOSES MENDELSSOHN, by MIRIAM DEL BANCO    Poem Text                
First Line: Once, through a night of darkness and of shadow
Last Line: Should mark thy people, moses mendelssohn!
Subject(s): Jews; Mendelssohn, Moses (1729-1786); Judaism


MOSES ON MOUNT NEBO, by I. SOLOMON    Poem Text                
First Line: He stood on nebo's lofty crest
Last Line: He sleeps, his sepulchre unknown.
Subject(s): Bible; Death; Graves; Jews; Moses; Dead, The; Tombs; Tombstones; Judaism


MOSES ON MOUNT SINAI, by RICHARD MONCKTON MILNES    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Up a rough peak, that toward the stormy sky
Last Line: "nature's just bounds and thy discerning will!"
Alternate Author Name(s): Houghton, 1st Baron; Houghton, Lord
Subject(s): Moses; Sinai, Mount


MOSES: A PLAY, by ISAAC ROSENBERG    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Pharaoh's desires
Last Line: They take it thus or die
Subject(s): Jews; Moses


MOSES: A STORY OF THE NILE: 9. THE DEATH OF MOSES, SELECTION, by FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: His work was done; his blessing lay
Last Line: We know where he is laid.
Subject(s): Moses


MOSES: A STORY OF THE NILE: FLIGHT INTO MIDIAN: 3, by FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: The love of moses for his race soon found
Last Line: For the priest of midian.
Subject(s): Moses


MOSES: A STORY OF THE NILE: FLIGHT INTO MIDIAN: 4, SELECTION, by FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Men grow strong in action, but in solitude
Last Line: The oppressed go free.
Subject(s): Moses


MOSES: A STORY OF THE NILE: FLIGHT INTO MIDIAN: 5, SELS., by FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER                    Poet's Biography
Subject(s): Moses


MOSES: A STORY OF THE NILE: FLIGHT INTO MIDIAN: 6, SELECTION, by FRANCES ELLEN WATKINS HARPER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: But pharaoh was strangely blind, and turning
Last Line: Triumph was the requiem of their foes.
Subject(s): Moses


MOUNT SINAI, by HORATIO (HORATIUS) BONAR    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: From sinai's top the lightnings flashed
Last Line: For none can see his face and live.
Subject(s): Bible; God; Jews; Moses; Sinai, Mount; Judaism


OLD MAN IS LIKE MOSES, by VICENTE ALEIXANDRE    Poem Source                
First Line: Every man can be like that
Last Line: The thing the others will see
Subject(s): Death; Evening; Moses


ON SEEING MICHELANGELO'S MOSES, by JULIA JOHNSON DAVIS    Poem Text                
First Line: Jovelike, imperious, and unafraid
Last Line: This is no man. It is the voice of god.
Subject(s): Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564); Moses; Sculpture & Sculptors


ON THE PICTURE OF THE FINDING OF MOSES BY PHARAOH'S DAUGHTER, by CHARLES LAMB    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: This picture does the story express
Last Line: Because I from the waters drew him.
Alternate Author Name(s): Elia
Subject(s): Bible; Egypt; Hebrew Literature; Jews; Moses; Judaism


OUT OF EGYPT, by DOROTHEA DE PASS    Poem Text                
First Line: The flaming sunset bathed the distant hills
Last Line: Of sin.
Subject(s): Bible; Israel; Jews; Moses; Nile (river); Judaism


PASSAGE OF THE RED SEA, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text                
First Line: "in doubt, in weariness, in woe"
Last Line: Was rolling o'er their head
Subject(s): Egypt;jews;moses;red Sea; Judaism


PEARLS OF THE FAITH: 77. AL-MUTAHALI, by EDWIN ARNOLD    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Tis written in the chapter 'of the cave'
Last Line: Exalted art thou past our ken.
Variant Title(s): Moses And The Angel
Subject(s): Angels; Bible; God; Islam; Jews; Moses; Judaism


SEMITIC INTERLUDE; A SONNET SEQUENCE, by MARTIN FEINSTEIN    Poem Text                
First Line: Pharaoh is mighty on his throne
Last Line: But hears the bright voice of the blinded bird.
Subject(s): Courts & Courtiers; Egypt; Jews; Moses; Royal Court Life; Royalty; Kings; Queens; Judaism


SINAI, by GORDON BOTTOMLEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I am the moses: I the mouth of god
Last Line: I strike the steel to unavoidable things.
Subject(s): Moses


SIR MOSES MONTEFIORE, by E. YANCEY COHEN    Poem Text                
First Line: Sweet blue-eyed charity, devout and calm
Last Line: This hero crested with his hundred years!
Subject(s): Jews; Montefiore, Moses Haim (1784-1885); Judaism


SONNET ADDRESSED TO SIR MOSES MONTEFIORE, by CANON JENKINS    Poem Text                
First Line: If patriarchal days alone were thine
Last Line: Leaning on god, to wait the coming day.
Subject(s): Jews; Montefiore, Moses Haim (1784-1885); Judaism


THE 'MOSES' OF MICHAEL ANGELO, by ROBERT BROWNING    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: And who is he that, sculptured in huge stone
Last Line: Had been your error in adoring him.
Subject(s): Art & Artists; Jews; Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564); Moses; Sculpture & Sculptors; Judaism


THE BURNING BUSH (DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF SALLIE LYTTLE HATTON), by HENRY HARVEY FUSON    Poem Text                
First Line: The burning bush, a scarlet flame
Last Line: Shall live another day!
Alternate Author Name(s): Fuson, H. H.
Subject(s): God; Moses


THE DEATH OF MOSES, by MARY ANN EVANS    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Moses, who spake with god as with his friend
Last Line: "he dwells not with you dead, but lives as law."
Alternate Author Name(s): Eliot, George; Cross, Marian Lewes; Evans, Marian; Ann, Mary
Subject(s): Angels; Bible; Death; God; Law & Lawyers; Moses; Religion; Dead, The; Attorneys; Theology


THE DEATH OF MOSES, by ALEXANDER LOUIS FRASER    Poem Text                
First Line: See moses nebo's slopes ascend
Last Line: From doors against thee barred!
Subject(s): Bible; Death; Moses; Dead, The


THE DEATH OF MOSES, by JESSIE G. MCCARTEE    Poem Text                
First Line: Led by his god, on pisgah's height
Last Line: And mourn your prophet dead!
Subject(s): Moses


THE DEATH OF MOSES, by JOHN HENRY NEWMAN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: My father's hope! My childhood's dream!
Last Line: But seen, and not possest?
Subject(s): Moses


THE DEATH OF MOSES, by ROBERT SOUTHEY    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Israel, my hour is come
Last Line: And triumphantly fight for the lord.
Subject(s): Christianity; Death; Faith; God; Moses; Dead, The; Belief; Creed


THE FIRST SONG OF MOSES, by GEORGE WITHER    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Now shall the praises of the lord be sung
Last Line: The seed of israel safe and dry-shod came.
Subject(s): Bible; God; Jews; Moses; Judaism


THE STREAM IN THE DESERT, by JESSIE G. MCCARTEE    Poem Text                
First Line: From the parch'd bosom of the desert bursting
Last Line: Burst forth, and bade the dying pilgrim live.
Subject(s): Moses


THE UNSEEN FACE, by GEORGE MACDONALD    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: I do beseech thee, god, show me thy face.'
Last Line: Thou hadst beheld god's face, and straightway died!
Subject(s): Christianity; Faces; God; Moses


THE YOUNG MOSES, by ANONYMOUS    Poem Text                
First Line: The world was at his feet
Last Line: "to lead them, if the might, from bondage"
Subject(s): Bible;egypt;god;jews;moses; Judaism


THEOLOGICAL EXPERTS, by FREDERIC ROWLAND MARVIN    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: When the gay monkey reigns
Last Line: To their sweet serenade.
Subject(s): Moses; Religious Education; Teaching & Teachers; Sunday Schools; Yeshivas; Parochial Schools


TO A DARK MOSES, by LUCILLE CLIFTON    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: You are the one
Subject(s): African Americans; Moses; Negroes; American Blacks


TO A DARK MOSES, by LUCILLE CLIFTON    Poem Source                 Poet's Biography
First Line: You are the one
Last Line: I am burning %I am not consumed
Subject(s): African Americans; Moses


TOUCH WHAT HE LOST, by FLORENCE WEINBERGER    Poem Source                
First Line: If moses had
Last Line: To the rock
Subject(s): Moses


VIOLIN SONGS: THE TEMPLE OF GOD, by GEORGE MACDONALD    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: In the desert by the bush
Last Line: In his heart he makes his home.
Subject(s): David (d. 962 B.c.); God; Jesus Christ; Job (bible); Moses; Prayer; Temples; Mosques


VISION OF MOSES, by JOHN BYROM    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: Moses, to whom by a peculiar grace
Last Line: "murder'd the father of that very child."
Subject(s): Bible; Moses; Religion; Theology


YIGDAL, by ALICE LUCAS    Poem Text                 Poet's Biography
First Line: The living god we praise, exalt, adore!
Last Line: Praised be his glorious name for evermore.
Alternate Author Name(s): Montefiore, Julia
Subject(s): God; Jews; Moses; Prophecy & Prophets; Judaism