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The Bible in the Holy Land, Extr. from 'Sinai and Palestine' for the Use of ...
Arthur Penrhyn Stanley
No preview available - 2019
Abraham ancient appearance approach ascent beautiful Benjamin Bethel Bethlehem called cave chief close course David Dead deep descended descent described Desert distance earth east eastern Egypt eyes feet forest Gibeon green hand heights hills House immediately important Israel Israelites Jericho Jerusalem John Jordan Josh Joshua Judæa Judah Judges Kings lake land less looked Lord Mark Matt miles Mount mountains natural night northern Olives Olivet once Palestine pass passage plain Post 8vo present probably prophets range ravine remains rest ridge rising river road rock rocky rose round ruins sacred scene seems seen shore side sight situation slopes southern spring stands stones stood streams striking summit Temple Terebinth took towers traveller trees tribe unto valley village walls western whole wide wild wilderness
Page 148 - Is not this the carpenter's son ? is not his mother called Mary? and his brethren, James, and Joses, and Simon, and Judas? And his sisters, are they not all with us?
Page 135 - Behold the fig-tree, and all the trees; when they now shoot forth, ye see and know of your own selves that summer is now nigh at hand. So likewise ye, when ye see these things come to pass, know ye that the Kingdom of God is nigh at hand.
Page 25 - Thou shalt also consider in thine heart, that, as a man chasteneth his son, so the LORD thy God chasteneth thee. Therefore thou shalt keep the commandments of the LORD thy God, to walk in his ways, and to fear him. For the LORD thy God bringeth thee into a good land, a land of brooks of water, of fountains and depths that spring out of valleys and hills...
Page 77 - And it came to pass at the time of the going down of the sun, that Joshua commanded, and they took them down off the trees, and cast them into the cave wherein they had been hid, and laid great stones in the cave's mouth, which remain until this very day.
Page 99 - So Moses the servant of the LORD died there in the land of Moab, according to the word of the LORD. And he buried him in a valley in the land of Moab, over against Beth-peor: but no man knoweth of his sepulchre unto this day.
Page 41 - Judah is a lion's whelp; from the prey, my son, thou art gone up. He stooped down, he couched as a lion, and as an old lion. Who shall rouse him up? The sceptre shall not depart from Judah, nor a lawgiver from between his feet, until Shiloh come; and unto him shall the gathering of the people be.
Page 51 - Judah seven years and six months : and in Jerusalem he reigned thirty and three years over all Israel and Judah. And the king and his men went to Jerusalem unto the Jebusites, the inhabitants of the land : which spake unto David, saying, Except thou take away the blind and the lame, thou shalt not come in hither: thinking, David cannot come in hither.
Page 27 - Who can stand before his indignation? and who can abide in the fierceness of his anger? his fury is poured out like fire, and the rocks are thrown down by him.