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" Forasmuch therefore as your treading is upon the poor, and ye take from him burdens of wheat : ye have built houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them ; ye have planted pleasant vineyards, but ye shall not drink wine of them. For I know your... "
Cobbett's Weekly Register - Page 565
1833
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Cobbett's Political Register, Volume 86

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1834
...oppressors of the poor are denounced in these words, in verses 1 1 •nd 12. " Forasmuch as your tread" ing is upon the poor, and ye take from " him burdens of...but ye shall not " dwell in them ; ye have planted plea" sant vineyards, but ye shall not drink * won* of them. For I know your ma'• nifold transgressions...
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Book for Parents: The Genius and Design of the Domestic Constitution, with ...

Christopher Anderson - Domestic education - 1834 - 420 pages
...then they " looked to other gods, and loved flagons of wine." A contemporary prophet, Amos, says, " Ye have built houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not...planted pleasant vineyards, but ye shall not drink wine of them : " and why ? Because they were at ease in Zion, and trusted or dwelt securely on the mountain...
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Selections from Cobbett's Political Works: Being a Complete ..., Volume 5

William Cobbett - Great Britain - 1835
...application. " They hate " him that rcbukelk in the yate, and they abhor him that spvakcth "uprightly. Forasmuch, therefore, as your treading is upon the...shall not dwell in them ; ye have planted pleasant vine" yards, but ye shall not drink wine of them. For I know your manifold " transgressions and your...
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The Holy Bible: According to the Authorized Version, Containing ..., Volume 3

Bible - 1838
...in the gate, and they abhor him that speaketh uprightly. 11 Forasmuch therefore as your treading i* [BC i- ;. 16 And the LORD their God shall save them in that day as the flock of his people : of them. 1*2 For I know your manifold transgressions and your mighty sins : they afflict the just,...
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Works: With Some Account of His Life and Sufferings, Volume 4

Joseph Hall - Brownists - 1837
...V. 10. They hate him that rebuketh in the gate, and they abhor him that spcaketh uprightly. V. 11. Forasmuch therefore as your treading is upon the poor,...houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them. Forasmuch therefore as ye do grievously oppress the poor, and extort from him costly gifts; howsoever...
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The Works of Joseph Hall: Paraphrases of hard texts

Joseph Hall - Bishops - 1837
...rebuke the wicked man upon the bench of justice ; and they abhor him, that speaketh justly. y. 11. Forasmuch therefore as your treading is upon the poor,...houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them. Forasmuch therefore as ye do grievously oppress the poor, and extort from him costly gifts ; howsoever...
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The Evangelical Register: A Magazine for Promoting the Spread of ..., Volume 13

1841
...punishment thereof; because they have sold the righteous for silver, and the poor for a pair of shoes." " Forasmuch, therefore, as your treading is upon the...planted pleasant vineyards, but ye shall not drink wine of them." We have heard of a widowed mother, standing in motionless terror over the corpse of her only...
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The Union Bible Dictionary

Frederick Adolphus Packard - Bible - 1837 - 648 pages
...more elegant structures were \tuilt of hewn and squared stones. Amos says to the luxurious Israelites, Ye have built houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them. (Amos v. 11.) When Solomon was about to raise the temple, he commanded, and th<-y brought great stones,...
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The holy Bible, with a comm. arranged in lectures, by C. Girdlestone, Volume 4

Charles Girdlestone - 1842
...fortress. 10 They hate him that rebuketh in the gate, and they abhor him that speaketh uprightly. 11 Forasmuch therefore as your treading is upon the poor, and ye take from him burdens of Israel to seek Him. wheat : ye have built houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in them; ye...
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The Works of James Pilkington, B.D., Lord Bishop of Durham

James Pilkington - Bible - 1842 - 703 pages
...one gross sin by another. " Ye have builded houses of hewn stone, but ye shall not dwell in Amos v. them; ye have planted pleasant vineyards, but ye shall not drink wine of them." The reason of this is set down by Almighty God in the same verse, in these words : " Your...
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