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" Then spake Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon; and thou Moon, in the valley of Ajalon. "
Transactions [ed. by T. O'Flanagan.]. - Page 140
by Gaelic society of Dublin - 1808
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Georgiana and Her Father, Or, Conversation on Natural Phenomena

Selina Martin - 1832 - 208 pages
...uphold the planets in their course, my dear. The potent command was issued, " in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou, moon, in the valley of Ajalon : and the sun stood still, and the moon stayed ; " to the utter consternation of the Canaanitish...
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History of the Jews of all ages, by the author of History in all ages

Jews - 1832 - 12 pages
...cries of the vanquished, and the triumphant shouts of the pursuing squadrons, his command was heard, " Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon ; and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon." Those heavenly bodies obeyed his command, for it was the Omnipotent God who spoke by his...
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A scriptural commentary on the Book of Genesis and the Gospel ..., Volume 1

Charles Lambert Coghlan - 1832
...Joshua to the Lord, in the day when the Lord delivered np the Amorites before the children of Israel : Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon. And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed : And there was no day like that before it,...
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Scripture biography: or Lives and characters of the principal personages ...

John Watkins - 1833
...given rise to many speculations. As the people were engaged in the pursuit of the Amorites, Joshua said, " Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon. And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves of...
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Tales of Travel, etc

F. B. MILLER - 1833 - 198 pages
...that while the declining rays were thrown on the lofty hill, Joshua uttered that sublime command, ' Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon ; and thou, moon, in the valley of Ajalon.' " When issuing from the valley, the flying Amorites descended on the wide plain beyond,...
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A Grammar of Elocution

Rev. Samuel Wood - 1833
...principal emphasis, that of force, on kill and steal, makes them much stronger and more impressive. Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon ; and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon. — Joshua x. 12. But if we were to use the rising instead of the falling inflection, thus,...
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Dean Ireland scholarship [and] Craven scholarship [afterw.] Ireland and ...

Oxford univ, exam. papers, scholarships
... 'Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon.' Who, in reading this magnificent Hebraism, in his conception, sees aught but the heroic...
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Horę homileticę, or Discourses, in the form of ..., Volume 20; Volume 35

Charles Simeon - 1833
...way, it must yield to his prayer. Accordingly, no sooner did this righteous man issue the command, " Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon," than all the laws of nature were suspended, " and the sun stood still, and the moon stayed,...
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The Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 3

1833
...stupendous miracle recorded in the book of Joshua, when the Prophet " said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon," has for centuries been a fruitful subject of discussion and controversy. Scoffers and infidels...
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Scripture Biography for the Young: With Critical Illustrations and ..., Volume 5

Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet - 1839
...of daylight, and secure the complete overthrow of the Canaanites. " He said, in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou Moon, in the valley of Ajalon. And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves upon...
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