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" And for the Sadducees, they take away fate, and say there is no such thing, and that the events of human affairs are not at its disposal; but they suppose that all our actions are in our own power, so that we are ourselves the causes of what is good,... "
The works of Flavius Josephus. To which are added, 3 dissertations. Tr. by W ... - Page 214
by Flavius Josephus - 1814
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The Genuine Works of Flavius Josephus: The Jewish Historian ..., Volume 1

Flavius Josephus - 1806
...its disposal; but they suppose that all our actions are in our own power ; so that we are onfsclves the causes of what is good, and receive what is evil...these opinions, in the second book of the Jewish war. Now the generals of Demetrius being witling to recover the defeat they had sustained, gathered a greater...
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The last nine books of the Antiquities of the Jews, with the life of Flavius ...

Flavius Josephus - 1809
...difpofal, but they fuppofe that all our actions are in our own power, fo that we are purfelves the caufes of what is good, and receive what is evil from our own folly. However, I have given a more exaët account of thefe opinions in the fécond book of the Jewifh War. 10. But now the generals of...
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Antiquities of the Jews ... Compiled from Authentic Sources: And ..., Volume 1

William Brown - 1823
...iii. 8. sequences of human affairs are not at its disposal ; but they suppose that all our actions are in our own power ; so that we are ourselves the causes...good, and receive what is evil from our own folly.''* In another place he tells us, that " the doctrine of the Sadducees is, that the souls die with the...
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The Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic Jewish ..., Volume 2

Flavius Josephus - 1826
...that the events of human affairs are not at its disposal, but they suppose that all our actions are in our own power, so that we are ourselves the causes...these opinions in the second book of the Jewish War. 11. When Simon and Jonathan had finished these affairs, they returned to Jerusalem, where Jonathan...
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The Works of Flavius Josephus...: With Three Dissertations, Concerning Jesus ...

Flavius Josephus - 1830 - 648 pages
...that the events of human affairs are uot at its disposal, but they suppose that all our actions are in our own power, so that we are ourselves the causes...more exact account of these opinions in the second hook of the Jewish War. 10. But now the generals of Demetrius being willing to recover the defeat they...
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Tracts of the American Unitarian Association

1849
...that the events of human affairs are not at its disposal ; but they suppose that all our actions are in our own power, so that we are ourselves the causes...good, and receive what is evil from our own folly." As to the charge of Epicurism, if by this is meant that the Preacher recommends the pleasures of sense,...
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Lectures on the Gospel according to Luke, Volume 3

James Foote - 1849
...that the events of human affairs are not at its disposal ; but they suppose that all our actions are in our own power, so that we are ourselves the causes...good, and receive what is evil from our own folly:" which is, in fact, to say that they denied the two great doctrines of practical religion providence...
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The Works: Comprising the Antiquities of the Jews; A History of the Jewish ...

Flavius Josephus - 1850 - 662 pages
...human affaira are not at its disposal ; but they suppose that all our actions are in our power, ,* that we are ourselves the causes of what is good,...Jewish War. 10. But now the generals of Demetrius being ¡Hing to recover the defeat they had had, gathered a greater army together than they had before,...
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The Works of Flavius Josephus, the Learned and Authentic Jewish Historian ...

Flavius Josephus - 1850 - 648 pages
...affairs are not at its disposal, but they suppose that all our actions are in our own ¡jowei, that we are ourselves the causes of what is good,...is evil from our own folly. However, I have given more exact account of these opinions in the second book of the Jewish War. 10. But now the generals...
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Works: With Three Dissertations, Concerning Jesus Christ, John the Baptist ...

Flavius Josephus - 1851 - 648 pages
...ourselves the causes of what i^ good, and receive what is evil from our own fully. However, I have given 8 more exact account of these opinions in the second book of the Jewish War. 10. [tut now the general* of Di metriuf, being willing to recover (.lie defeat they had had, gatheied a...
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