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" Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel? may I not wash in them, and be clean? "
Devotional verses - Page 58
by Bernard Barton - 1826
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Scripture biography: or Lives and characters of the principal personages ...

John Watkins - 1833
...recovery. Naaman, thinking himself insulted, despised the mode prescribed for his cure : " Are^not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than...waters of Israel ? may I not wash in them and be clean ? So he turned and went away in a rage." At this moment one of his servants remonstrated with him upon...
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Letters to an Anxious Inquirer: Designed to Relieve the Difficulties of a ...

Thomas Charlton Henry - Christian life - 1833 - 290 pages
...now, for the first time, we understand the spirit of the Syrian general's reply to the prophet — "Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel ?" And the force of his servant's answer, " My father, if the Prophet had bid thee...
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Short Discourses to be Read in Families, Volume 1

William Jay - Christian life - 1834
...gospel is, " Go and wash in Jordan seven times ; and be clean" — the language of the sinner is, " Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better...waters of Israel ? may I not wash in them and be clean ?" No. And the reason is, that your cure can only come from God, and he has determined to save you...
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The Biblical Reader: Consisting of Rhetorical Extracts from the Old and New ...

Bible - 1834 - 263 pages
...call on the name of the Lord his God, and strike his hand over the place, and re. cover the leper. 12 Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better...waters of Israel ? May I not wash in them, and be clean 1 So he turned away in a rage. 13 And his servants came near, and spake unto him, and said, My father,...
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Sermons. To which is prefixed, a biogr. memoir [signed P.].

John Johnston - 1834
...cannot be tempted with evil, neither terapteth he any man." Page 137 SERMON VIII. 2 KINGS, v. 12 — " Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better...of Israel? may I not wash in them, and be clean?" 152 SERMON IX. 2 KINGS, v. 18 — • In this thing the Lord pardon thy servant, that when my master...
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Sermons delivered in the chapel of the Foundling hospital, London

Charles Lawson (M.A.) - 1834
...men, in that he hath raised him from the dead. 33 SERMON IV. NAAMAN THE SYRIAN. 2 KINGS v. 12.—Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better...waters of Israel ? may I not wash in them, and be clean ? . . . .47 SERMON V. THE DOCTRINE OF THE TRINITY. 2 CORINTHIANS xiii. 14.—The grace of the Lord...
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Book of Isaiah

Edward J. Young - Bible - 1965 - 534 pages
...words the heart of the entire oracle is contained. Once Damascus was a great and flourishing city. "Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better than all the waters of Israel?" Naaman had asked (2 Kings 5:12a). Now Damascus, named here for all that follows,...
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Chapters into Verse: Poetry in English Inspired by the Bible: Volume 1 ...

Robert Atwan, Laurance Wieder - Poetry - 1993 - 512 pages
...and call on the name of the LORD his God, and strike his hand over the place, and recover the leper. Are not Abana and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus, better...waters of Israel? may I not wash in them, and be clean? So he turned and went away in a rage. And his servants came near, and spake unto him, and said, My...
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Rotherham's Emphasized Bible

Religion - 2016 - 1208 pages
..."horse." In some cod. (w. 2 ear. pr. edns.) both written and read: "horses"— Gn 12 Are not |Abanah* and Pharpar, rivers of Damascus | better' than all the waters of Israel? may I not bathe |in them], and be clean ? So he turned, and went away in a rage. 1:i Then drew near his servants...
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Health and Illness: Images of Difference

Sander L. Gilman - Education - 1995 - 200 pages
...Testament, but from the Old. He quotes Naaman's words from 2 Kings 5, who praised the waters of Damascus as 'better than all the waters of Israel. May I not wash in them and be clean?' For Naaman, 'the favorite of the king', was a leper, and his house in Damascus had been turned into...
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