Requiem et somnum


  • And thou shalt be secure, because there is hope; yea, thou shalt dig about thee, and thou shalt take thy rest in safety. Also thou shalt lie down, and none shall make thee afraid; Jó 11:18,19
  • I laid me down and slept; I awaked; for the LORD sustained me. Psalmi 3:5
  • I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, LORD, only makest me dwell in safety. Psalmi 4:8
  • Thou shalt not be afraid for the terror by night; nor for the arrow that flieth by day; Psalmi 91:5
  • It is vain for you to rise up early, to sit up late, to eat the bread of sorrows: for so he giveth his beloved sleep. Psalmi 127:2
  • When thou liest down, thou shalt not be afraid: yea, thou shalt lie down, and thy sleep shall be sweet. Proverbia 3:24
  • The sleep of a labouring man is sweet, whether he eat little or much: but the abundance of the rich will not suffer him to sleep. Eclesiastes 5:12
  • He shall enter into peace: they shall rest in their beds, each one walking in his uprightness. Isaiæ 57:2
  • If thou turn away thy foot from the sabbath, from doing thy pleasure on my holy day; and call the sabbath a delight, the holy of the LORD, honourable; and shalt honour him, not doing thine own ways, nor finding thine own pleasure, nor speaking thine own words: Then shalt thou delight thyself in the LORD; and I will cause thee to ride upon the high places of the earth, and feed thee with the heritage of Jacob thy father: for the mouth of the LORD hath spoken it. Isaiæ 58:13, 14
  • Whether therefore ye eat, or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God. Ad Corinthios I 10:31
  • There remaineth therefore a rest to the people of God. For he that is entered into his rest, he also hath ceased from his own works, as God did from his. Ad Hebræos 4:9,10