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Letter "C" » Corinthian
«I this day was spectator of the most magnificent Triumph that certainly ever floted on the Thames, considering the innumerable number of boates & Vessels, dressd and adornd with all imaginabe Pomp: but, above all, the Thrones, Arches, Pageants & other representations, stately barges of the Lord Major, & Companies, with varius Inventions, musique, & Peales of Ordnance from both the vessels & shore, going to meet & Conduct the new Queene from Hampton Court to White-hall, at the first time of her Coming to Towne, exceeding in my opinion, all the Venetian Bucentoro?s &c on the Ascention, when they go to Espouse the Adriatic: his Majestie & the Queene, came in an antique-shaped open Vessell, covered with a State or Canopy of Cloth of Gold, made in forme of a Cupola, supported with high Corinthian Pillars, wreathed with flowers, festoones & Gyrlands: I was in our new-built Vessell, sailing amongst them»
Author: John Evelyn
, sailing vessel
, The Adriatic
«And by their prayer for you, which long after you for the exceeding grace of God in you. (2 Corinthians 9:14)»
«And Crispus, the chief ruler of the synagogue, believed on the Lord with all his house; and many of the Corinthians hearing believed, and were baptized.»
«O ye Corinthians, our mouth is open unto you, our heart is enlarged.»
«Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things (I Corinthians 13:7).»
«Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, as though God were entreating through us; we beg you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God. [2 Corinthians 5:20]»
«Though I speak with the tongues of men and angels and have not charity, I am become as sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. (I Corinthians 13:1-3)»
«And now abideth faith, hope and charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity (I Corinthians 13:13).»
«Defraud ye not one the other, except it be with consent for a time, that ye may give yourselves to fasting and prayer; and come together again, that Satan tempt you not for your incontinency. (1 Corinthians 7:5)»
«Nobility is a graceful ornament to the civil order. It is the Corinthian capital of polished society.»