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" The king spake, and said, Is not this great Babylon, that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty? "
Sacred History, Selected from the Scriptures: With Annotations and ... - Page 172
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The Christian's Consolations Against the Fears of Death: With Seasonable ...

Charles Drelincourt - 1824 - 612 pages
...that profane' monarch, who cried, Is not this great Babylon that I have built for the house of the kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty ? On the contrary, grant that I may devoutly adore him by whom I reign ; and that I m;iy prostrate...
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The Itinerary of a Traveller in the Wilderness ... The Second Edition

Ann Taylor - 1825 - 245 pages
...XXIII. The King spake, and said, Is not this great Babylon, that I have built for the house of the kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty 1 DANIEL, chap, iv, ver. 30. ' O KING, live for ever!' for the narrow term of a mortal life, it seems,...
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The Select Works of William Penn, Volume 1

William Penn - 1825
...mouth, with this haughty question, "Is not this great Babylon that I have built for the house of the kingdom by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty c ?" But we are told, that while the words were in his mouth, "a voice from heaven rebuked the pride...
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Discourses on Prophecy: In which are Considered Its Structure, Use and ...

John Davison - 1825 - 553 pages
...man's own feeling and wisdom. " Is not this great. Babylon that I have " built for the house of the kingdom, by the might " of my power, and for the honour of my majesty*?" This was the arrogancy of an elated king : but the bias of nature, the ordinary movement of human feeling,...
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Illustrations of the holy Scriptures, Volume 1

George Paxton - 1825
...Vol. iii, p. 45. ; ' boasted, " Is not this great Babylon which I have builded for the house of the kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty :"1 and he was instantly visited with a similar punishment, but proportioned to the greater enormity...
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The cottage Bible and family expositor; the authorized tr., with ..., Volume 2

Thomas Williams (Calvinist preacher) - 1825
..." built by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty?" Alas! poor vain mortal ! — " he O king Nebuchadnezzar, the kingdom is departed from thee!" What follows need not to be strained to...
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Juvenile essays which obtained the prizes proposed by the proprietor of The ...

Teacher's offering - 1825 - 129 pages
...he claims, in Dan. iv. 30 ; " Is not this great Babylon, that ' I have built, for the house of the kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty ?" This city was fortified by immense walls, 87 feet thick, and 350 high, built in an exact square,...
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A New Universal Biography: First series, from the creation to the birth of ...

John Platts - 1825
...palace of Babylon, he began to say, " Is not this great Babylon, which I have built for the house of the kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty ?" Scarcely had he pronounced these words, when he fell into a distemper or distraction, which so altered...
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The Congregational magazine [formerly The London Christian ..., Volume 1

1825
...height of his pride, he said, " Is not this great Babylon which I have built, for the house of the kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty ? But while the word was in the king's mouth, there fell a voice from heaven, saying, О king Nebuchadnezzar,...
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An Introduction to the Critical Study and Knowledge of the Holy ..., Volume 3

Thomas Hartwell Horne - 1825
...arrogant boost : " Is not this great Babylon, which I have built for tlie house [or capital] of my kingdom, by the might of my power, and for the honour of my majesty :" (Dun. iv. 30) It contained many streets, adorned with houses, three or four stories high ; and these...
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