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Example sentences for "harps"

Lexicographically close words:
harpooned; harpooner; harpooners; harpooning; harpoons; harpsichord; harpsichords; harpy; harquebusiers; harquebuss
  1. We sent the covered carriage to meet the train indicated, and waited like two newly strung harps for the first sound of the returning wheels.

  2. Over the water Like roses glide Her hundreds of passengers Packed inside, To where in her garden Tremble and gleam The harps and lamps Of the World of Dream.

  3. Footnote 113: We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof.

  4. Zion, with the harps of God in their hands, and with the song of the Lamb in their mouths.

  5. And yet behold, they are set down; and yet behold, they have crowns on their heads, their harps in their hands, and sing aloud of salvation to their God and the Lamb.

  6. Several had broad green body scarfs, with gold tinsel shamrocks and harps intertwined.

  7. These wore crape hat-bands, and green rosettes with harps in the centre.

  8. Angels are waiting on the shores of immortality to see the final result, and are already tuning their harps to sound your victory through the universe.

  9. His voice seems to sound across the gulf of death, in accents soft and sweet as the harps of angels, "I am the resurrection and the life.

  10. There was also that met them with harps and crowns, and gave them to them--the harps to praise withal, and the crowns in token of honour.

  11. Seraphs from their golden harps draw Notes to swell the songs of gladness.

  12. And I will cause the noise of thy songs to cease; and the sound of thy harps shall be no more heard.

  13. His musicians would accompany him, and dispense sweet strains on their harps and lutes, in harmony with the quiet waters.

  14. Two priests with their harps are waiting to commence the hymns of praise.

  15. Flutes, lutes and harps are shown in the tomb pictures.

  16. Remember that this cruel voluptuary is the sweet singer of Israel, who had taught men songs of purer piety and subtler emotion than the ruder harps of older singers had ever flung from their wires.

  17. There was also that met them with Harps and Crowns, and gave them to them, the Harps to praise withal, and the Crowns in token of honour.

  18. That evening I saw her again; she was walking in a garden where there was music, and this music of harps and violins was grateful to me.

  19. As he finished his letter, he heard the sound of harps and violins.

  20. The murmur of harps continued, and through the wall before her issued a litter in which a woman lay.

  21. There was a murmur of harps in the distance, and she wondered whence it could come.

  22. What are the chairs and harps and dippers in comparison?

  23. Two beautiful harps of this period are still preserved--the Fitzgerald Harp and the Fogarty Harp.

  24. Then dissolved from the brow of the Teacher Clouds with the lightnings therein, and lie spake in accents more gentle, Soft as the evening's breath, as harps by Babylon's rivers.

  25. Solomon caused a throne to be made of the ivory, and the sandal-wood was used for ornamenting the harps and lutes of the musicians who played in the temple.

  26. Far into the distance sounded the joyous notes of the cymbals, harps and trumpets, whilst the songs bursting from the lips of the Levites echoed again and again from the mountains.

  27. And David spake to the chief of the Levites to appoint their brethren to be the singers with instruments of music, psalteries and harps and cymbals, sounding, by lifting up the voice with joy.

  28. Now see the confusion, the shame, and the fear that followed those harps and timbrels and trumpets.

  29. And as she entered, the harps and songs within seemed to be hushed to music soft as the dreamy murmur of a summer noon.

  30. She spoke of a palace, of a home, of fields of fragrant lilies, of white-robed saints walking among them with harps and songs, and of One who welcomed her.

  31. He thought he was in the church at Caerphilly, and found many harps hanging about the pulpit, wrapped in coverings of green.

  32. Then, said he, “I will take down the harps of heaven in this place.

  33. He says: “I never spent a short time in greater comfort, for the ark of God had appeared there, and the harps of one hundred and forty souls had been tuned to the song of redemption.

  34. These harps and pianos and all such are old ones--awful old.

  35. The above list will hopefully give you a few useful examples demonstrating the appropriate usage of "harps" in a variety of sentences. We hope that you will now be able to make sentences using this word.