Beauties of the Bible: Being a Selection Form the Old and New Testaments, with Various Remarks and Brief Dissertations, Designed for the Use of Christians in General, and Particularly for the Use of Schools, and for the Improvement of Youth
Harry Croswell, 1806 - Bible - 338 pages
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Abimelech Abſalom againſt alſo anſwered aroſe aſked becauſe behold bleſſed brethren brother caſt cauſe children of Iſrael Chriſt Chriſtian darkneſs David deſtroy diſciples duſt earth Egypt Elijah evil father firſt fleſh hand haſ hath heard heart heaven himſelf hoſt houſe Jeruſalem Jeſus Jews Joſeph king land Lord ſaid unto maſter Midian midſt Moſes moſt muſt Nebuchadnezzar paſs perſons Pharaoh Philiſtine praiſe pray preſence prieſts priſon raiſed reſt riſe roſe ſaid unto ſake ſame ſat Saul ſave ſaw ſaying ſea ſee ſeen ſend ſent ſerve ſet ſeven ſhe Shechem ſhew ſhip ſhould ſin ſleep ſome ſon ſorrow ſoul ſpake unto ſpeak ſpirit ſpoken ſtand ſtone ſtood ſtrength ſuch ſuffer ſun ſurely ſword themſelves thereof theſe things thine thoſe thou art thou haſt thou ſhalt thouſand thy ſervant thyſelf underſtanding unto the Lord unto thee whatſoever whoſe whoſoever wiſdom wiſe words worſhip ye ſhall
Page 224 - He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not. He came unto his own, and his own received him not.
Page 258 - But a certain Samaritan, as he journeyed, came where he was. And when he saw him he had compassion on him and went to him, and bound up his wounds, pouring in oil and wine, and set him on his own beast, and brought him to an inn, and took care of him. And on the morrow when he departed, he took out two pence and gave them to the host, and said unto him, 'Take care of him; and whatsoever thou spendest more, when I come again, I will repay thee.
Page 247 - Moreover if thy brother shall trespass against thee, go and tell him his fault between thee and him alone: if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother. But if he will not hear thee, then take with thee one or two more, that in the mouth of two or three witnesses every word may be established. And if he shall neglect to hear them, tell it unto the church: but if he neglect to hear the church, let him be unto thee as an heathen man and a publican.
Page 261 - And he said unto him. If they hear not Moses and the prophets, neither will they be persuaded, though one rose from the dead.
Page 66 - And it came to pass on the third day in the morning, that there were thunders and lightnings, and a thick cloud upon the mount, and the voice of the trumpet exceeding loud ; so that all the people that was in the camp trembled.
Page 164 - THE FOOL hath said in his heart, There is no God. They are corrupt, they have done abominable works, there is none that doeth good.
Page 228 - Again, ye have heard that it hath been said by them of old time, Thou shalt not forswear thyself, but shalt perform unto the Lord thine oaths : but I say unto you, Swear not at all : neither by heaven ; for it is God's throne : nor by the earth ; for it is his footstool...
Page 52 - And we said unto my lord, We have a father, an old man, and a child of his old age, a little one ; and his brother is dead, and he alone is left of his mother, and his father loveth him.
Page 253 - And the scribe said unto him, Well, Master, thou hast said the truth: for there is one God; and there is none other but he: And to love him with all the heart and with all the understanding and with all the soul and with all the strength and to love his neighbour as himself, is more than all whole burnt offerings and sacrifices. And when Jesus saw that he answered discreetly, he said unto him, Thou art not far from the kingdom of God.