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W. Garrett Horder, comp. The Poets’ Bible: New Testament. 1895.

Zacharias Incredulous

Richard Crashaw (c. 1613–1649)

LUKE I. 12.

TO have a child thou deem’st so strange a thing,

That thou art made a child for wondering.

Whilst for a sign too eagerly thou dost call,

Except by sign thou canst not ask at all.