Poems, Religious, Historical, and Political, Vol II

Poems, Religious, Historical, and Political, Vol II

Poems, Religious, Historical, and Political, Vol II, English.
Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. Eliza R. Snow.
1877. Only known edition. 85 songs.

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Dedication (Return to top)
1.
Dedication (To Brigham Young)

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Servant of God, most honored—most beloved

Poems (Return to top)
3.
Stanzas

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Why should we grasp the shadow

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The Ultimatum of Human Life

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The sun had set, and twilight’s shady mood

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The Past Year

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A Year! What is a Year? ’Tis but a link

13.
Whatever Is, Is Right

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Whatever is, is right

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My Bankrupt Bill

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I know, some critics have pronounced it weak

22.
Contrast

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The storm is past: all nature is serene

24.
Immortality

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Yes, Immortality: That bosom word

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Confidence

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Has earth to boast, a fairer, brighter gem

32.
The Grand Conquest

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Time, in a tour of near six thousand years

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Nationality

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Most courteously, this evening, I’ll present

41.
The Hopes of Heaven

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43.
To a Stranger

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Far from the land that gave thee birth

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Contentment

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Contentment is wealth

47.
Narcissa to Narcissus

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Deaf was my ear—my heart was cold

48.
To a Young Saint

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Fair, youthful Maiden, dost thou comprehend

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The Hero’s Reward

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Well may the fire of glory blaze

52.
The Day Is Dawning

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Lo! the mighty God remembers

53.
The Lamanite

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58.
The Thoughts of Home

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O, is there aught so gently strange

60.
My Own—My Country’s Flag

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I love that Flag. When in my childish glee

62.
Ode to Liberty

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Hail, the Day when Freedom, first

65.
The Year Has Gone

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List to that sound—that rolling chime

67.
Peace in the States

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69.
The Hypocrite and the Traitor

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I hate hypocrisy—that velvet thing

73.
The Champion

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What champion comes with piercing eye

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The God I Worship

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Let the pagan claim for his god of war

77.
Our Religion

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Who can describe its worth?

79.
To Be, or Not to Be

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To be a Saint, or not to be

81.
What Is, and What Is Not for Woman

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’Tis not for her to plough the deep

82.
The Grave

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83.
The Tattler

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It has been said by some, that woman’s heart

86.
Hints at Matters of Fact in Utah

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Say, have we “fallen on evil times”

88.
How ’70 Leaves Us and How ’71 Finds Us

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Time makes no pauses: Each incoming year

92.
Ourselves and Our Enemies

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We’ll beat our foes at every game

95.
A Voice from Utah

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Think you our nation is improving?

97.
The Kingdom of God

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The kingdom of God is a kingdom of Order

99.
The Fountain and Streams of Life

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I Am Thy Child

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101.
Man Capable of Higher Developments

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Man’s tide of existence is fearfully changed

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Life’s Compounds

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Our life abounds with mingled light and shade

107.
Whom I Pity

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I pity those who know no happiness

109.
The Year 1872

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The year is stepping out

112.
Florence

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Beneath high, villa-dotted hills

113.
At the Sea of Galilee

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I have stood on the shore of the beautiful sea

115.
Change

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117.
The Ship

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The ship was launched: It was forced to ride

119.
My Country—A Lamentation (Prose)

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Columbia, my country!

123.
The Fathers—Wouldn’t They Be Astonished?

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Could our country’s noble sages

125.
Address (Prose)

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Latter-Day Saint Ladies of Utah

133.
Good Society (Prose)

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How sweet is the association of hearts united

139.
Psalm (Prose)

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O Lord our God, Thou art great and glorious

144.
A Jubilee Poem

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This day, on history’s brightest page

148.
Song of a Missionary’s Children

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The long, long time, dear father

150.
Annie’s Sympathy

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Annie’s Sympathy

152.
Angel Whisperings to the Dying Child

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Angel Whisperings to a Dying Child

153.
My Father Dear

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My own dear loving father

155.
Santa Claus

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To Santa Claus

156.
Address to Parents

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With much respect, Fathers, and Mothers too

159.
In Memoriam

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’Tis sad to part with those we dearly love

162.
In Memory of Willard Richards

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Hear that low, plaintive sound!

163.
Reflections on the Departure of Jedediah M. Grant

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165.
Lines

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Be cheered, O Zion!

166.
In Memory of George A. Smith

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A friend of God—a friend of man

169.
Caroline

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To live a Saint—a Saint to die

170.
Alice

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She is not dead. She has laid aside

171.
Eloquence

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There is an eloquence that breathes throughout

173.
Woman

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Before this noble audience

179.
One of Time’s Changes

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The times are changed from what they were

181.
Temple Song

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Hark, hark! angelic minstrels sing

183.
Retirement

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I love retirement. To my spirit ’tis

184.
Reflections

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Twas in the house of mourning. Friends had met

186.
A Winter Soliloquy

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I hear—I see its tread as Winter comes

187.
My Epitaph

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’Tis not the tribute of a sigh

189.
Our Nation

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How came this mighty nation?

192.
To, She Knows Who

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Dear Lady—My Sister

194.
To Mrs. ———

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Pleasure sat gently smiling when

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To Mrs. Harriet Gray

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Fare you well, beloved mother

200.
To a Philanthropist

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Most honored Sir: I’d fain address my pen

202.
The Ladies of Utah

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Why are you in these mountains

205.
Crossing the Atlantic

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We’re on the Minnesota

207.
London

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Far, far away from our dear native land

210.
Apostrophe to Jerusalem

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Thou City with a cherished name

213.
Personification of Truth, Error, Etc.

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I love the beauties of the vale

281.
Funeral of President Brigham Young

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That morning dawned as bright and beautiful