An Introduction to the Old Testament: Critical, Historical and Theological, Containing a Discussion of the Most Important Questions Belonging to the Several Books, Volume 2
Williams and Norgate, 1862
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Page 435 - Then I said, I will not make mention of him, nor speak any more in his name. But his word was in mine heart as a burning fire shut up in my bones, and I was weary with forbearing, and I could not stay.
Page 292 - As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.
Page 312 - There went up a smoke out of his nostrils, and fire out of his mouth devoured ; coals were kindled by it.
Page 275 - Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; And I shall dwell in the house of the Lord for ever.
Page 225 - For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut doWn, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not cease. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground ; yet, through the scent of water it will bnd, and bring forth boughs like a plant.
Page 225 - But man dieth, and wasteth away : Yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where is he? As the waters fail from the sea, And the flood decayeth and drieth up : So man lieth down, and riseth not. Till the heavens be no more, they shall not awake, Nor be raised out of their sleep.
Page 380 - Live joyfully with the wife whom thou lovest all the days of the life of thy vanity...
Page 466 - And if thou say in thine heart, How shall we know the word which the Lord hath not spoken ? when a prophet speaketh in the name of the Lord, if the thing follow not, nor come to pass, that is the thing which the Lord hath not spoken, but the prophet hath spoken it presumptuously: thou shalt not be afraid of him.