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" Elijah mocked them, and said: Cry aloud, for he is a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is on a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth and must be awaked. "
Overland Monthly and Out West Magazine - Page 684
1895
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Contemplations on the sacred history, altered from the works of J ..., Volume 3

Joseph Hall (bp. of Norwich.) - 1799
...filent. Elijah himfelf forgets his aufterity, and derides their mockery of devotion. " Cry aloud— *c for he is a god — either he is talking, << or he is purfuing, or he is on ajour<' ney, or peradventure he fleepeth, and -" muft be awakened." THE idolaters...
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Discourses on the Malevolent Sentiments

John Hey - 1801 - 213 pages
...knives and lancets, till the " blood gushed out upon them;"—"at noon Elijah " mocked them and said, cry aloud : for he is a God, " either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a " journey, or pcradventure he sleepeth and must be " awaked." Here is malice mixed with delicate and refined ridicule....
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The Works of the Rev. John Witherspoon, D.D. L.L.D. Late President of the ...

John Witherspoon - 1801
...another example of the fame kind ; " And it came to pafs at noon, that Elijah mocked them, " and faid, Cry aloud : for he is a god, either he is talking* " or he is purfuing, or he is in a journey, or peradven" ture he fleepeth, and niuft be awaked." There are a good...
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The Christian observer [afterw.] The Christian observer and advocate, Volume 69

1869
...zealous devotion of the priests of Baal, when he laughed at their tears, and played upon their earnest, " d toge travelling, or he is sleeping, and must be awaked." He adds, — and we do not think that the admonition...
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An abridgment of Scripture history, consisting of lessons selected from the ...

Sarah Trimmer - 1835
...voice, nor any that answered. And they leaped upon the altar which was made. And at noon, Elijah mocked them, saying, Cry aloud, for he is a god, either he is talking or is pursuing, or is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked. And they cried aloud...
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A Short and Plain Exposition of the Old Testament: With Devotional ..., Volume 3

Job Orton, Robert Gentleman - 1805
...which put all 27 things into motion. And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud : for he [is] a god ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, [or] perad28 venture he sleepeth, and must be awaked. And they cried aloud, and cut themselves after their...
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Beauties of the Bible: Being a Selection Form the Old and New Testaments ...

Ezra Sampson - 1806 - 338 pages
...Elijah upon the falie prophets, when lie faid id them, wliilfl they were vehemently calling upon Baal, Cry aloud ; for he is a god : either he is talking, or he is purfuing, or he is on a journey, or peradvenand mufl be awaked. CHAPTER IV. EXTRACTS fROM THE LAW OF...
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Select parts of the holy Bible, for the use of the negro slaves, in the ...

1807
...made. . . .'. 27 And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud: for he it a god; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure'he sleepeth, ac'd must be awaked. 28 And they cried aloud, and cut themselves after their...
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Contemplations upon the principal passages of the Old and New ..., Volume 1

Joseph Hall (bp. of Norwich.) - 1808
...too light, to flout their zealous devotion. He laughs at their tears, and plays upon their earnest ; Cry aloud ; for he is a God : either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is travelling, or he is sleeping, and must be awaked. Scorns and taunts arc the best answers, for serious...
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The works of ... Joseph Hall, with some account of his life and ..., Volume 1

Joseph Hall (bp. of Norwich.) - 1808
...too light, to flout their zealous devotion. He laughs at their tears, and plays upon their carnest ; Cry aloud ; for he is a God : either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is travelling, or he is sleeping, and must be awaked. Scorns and taunts are the best answers, for serious...
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