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1  In heart you are an Irish man but your pride is too powerful.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce
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2  No king or emperor on this earth has the power of the priest of God.
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3  A power, akin to that which had often made anger or resentment fall from him, brought his steps to rest.
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4  It gave him an intense sense of power to know that he could, by a single act of consent, in a moment of thought, undo all that he had done.
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5  The world for all its solid substance and complexity no longer existed for his soul save as a theorem of divine power and love and universality.
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6  And let you, Stephen, make a novena to your holy patron saint, the first martyr, who is very powerful with God, that God may enlighten your mind.
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7  Gradually, as his soul was enriched with spiritual knowledge, he saw the whole world forming one vast symmetrical expression of God's power and love.
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8  The voice of the director urging upon him the proud claims of the church and the mystery and power of the priestly office repeated itself idly in his memory.
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9  He would hold his secret knowledge and secret power, being as sinless as the innocent, and he would be a priest for ever according to the order of Melchisedec.
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10  Even that night as he stumbled homewards along Jones's Road he had felt that some power was divesting him of that sudden-woven anger as easily as a fruit is divested of its soft ripe peel.
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11  He listened in reverent silence now to the priest's appeal and through the words he heard even more distinctly a voice bidding him approach, offering him secret knowledge and secret power.
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12  He waited in fear, his soul pining within him, praying silently that death might not touch his brow as he passed over the threshold, that the fiends that inhabit darkness might not be given power over him.
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