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" Arabia. 2. There is a certain bird called a phoenix. Of this there is never but one at a time, and that lives five hundred years. And when the time of its dissolution draws near, that it must die, it makes itself a nest of frankincense, and myrrh, and... "
The genuine and apocryphal Gospels compared, a charge - Page 33
by Samuel Butler (bp. of Lichfield and Coventry.) - 1822
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The Tunbridge Wells guide; or an account of the ancient and present state of ...

Jasper Sprange - 1797
...having illustrated- the' doctrine of a resurrection by several apt similitudes, at last says — ' Let us consider that, '•wonderful type of the resurrection, which •. •' is seen in the Eastern countries (ie} Arabia.. ' There is a certain bird called a Phcenix, '- of this there is never but one at a time...
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The Genuine Epistles of the Apostolical Fathers,: St. Barnabas, St. Ignatius ...

William Wake - Apostolic Fathers - 1810 - 403 pages
...the providence of the Lord raises it again ; and of one seed many arise, and bring forth fruit. 25. Let us consider that wonderful type of the resurrection,...of this there is never but one at a time, and that livefe five hundred years. And when the time of its dissolution, draws near that it must die, it makes...
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The Tunbridge Wells Guide; Or, An Account of the Ancient and Present State ...

Jasper Sprange - Tunbridge Wells (England) - 1814 - 332 pages
..."Let us consider that wonderful type of resurrection, which is seen in the Eastern countries ft. e.) Arabia. • " There is a certain bird called a Phoenix,...this there is never but one at a time, and that lives Jhe hundred yearn. And when the time of dissolution draws near, that it must die, it makes itself a...
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The Apocryphal New Testament: Being All the Gospels, Epistles, and Other ...

William Hone - Apocryphal books (New Testament) - 1820 - 251 pages
...!•> type of the resurrection which is seen ia the Eastern countries; that is to say, in Arabia. 2 There is a certain bird called a Phoenix ; of this there is never but one at a time : and that live* five hundred years. And when the time of its dissolution drawsnear, that it must die, it makes...
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The Apocryphal New Testament: Being All the Gospels, Epistles, and Other ...

William Hone - Apocryphal books (New Testament) - 1820 - 271 pages
...seen in the Eastern countries; that is to say, in Arabia. 2 There is a certain lard called a Phoanix ; of this there is never but one at a time : and that live* five hundred years. And when the time of its dissolution draws near, that it must die, it makes...
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The Apocryphal New Testament: Being All the Gospels, Epistles, and Other ...

William Hone - 1824 - 334 pages
...bring forth fruit. CHAP. XI. The Resurrection further proved, LET us consider that wonderful 2type of the resurrection, which is seen in the Eastern countries ; that is to say, in Arabia. 2 There is a certain bird called a Phoenix : of this there is never but one at a time ; and that lives...
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The Genuine Epistles of the Apostolic Fathers: St. Clement, St. Polycarp, St ...

Hermas - Christian literature, Early - 1834 - 503 pages
...forth fruit. CHAP. XII. The resurrection further proved. LET us consider that wonderful 'type of,sjgll the resurrection, -which is seen in the Eastern countries ; that is to say, in Arabia. 2 There is a certain bird called a pho3nix : of this there is never but one at a time ; and that lives...
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Doctrinal Errors of the Apostolical and Early Fathers

William Osburn (Jr.) - Apostolic Fathers - 1835 - 337 pages
...character. Clement of Rome thus illustrates the resurrection , — " Let us consider that wonderful sign of the resurrection which is seen in the eastern countries ; that is so say, in Arabia. There is a certain bird called a Phoenix ; of this there is never but one at a time;...
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The Inquirer, Volume 2

1839
...us consider that wonderful sign (of the resurrection) which is seen in the Eastern regions, that is, in Arabia ; there is a certain bird called a Phoenix, of this there is never but one at a time, and it lives five hundred years : and when the time of its dissolution draws near that it should die, it...
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The Christian reformer; or, Unitarian magazine and review [ed. by ..., Volume 8

Robert Aspland - 1841
...credulity of Clement is discernible in the following weak argument for the resurrection of the body : " Let us consider that wonderful type of the resurrection...to say, in Arabia. There is a certain bird called a Plwnix. Of this there is never but one at a time, and that lives five hundred years. And when the time...
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