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The Land of the Gospel: Notes of a Journey in the East
Edmond Dehault De Pressense
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The Land Of The Gospel: Notes Of A Journey In The East
Edmond Dehault De Pressense
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Page 3 - The Jewish Temple and the Christian Church. A Series of Discourses on the Epistle to the Hebrews.
Page 8 - An admirable book to put into the hands of youth and general readers." — Literary Gazette. " This familiar explanation of the most interesting phenomena is well calculated to unfold the wonders of astronomy to those who are unacquainted with the mysteries of that science ; while those who have learned its principles will derive pleasure from the speculations on the different aspects of our system, as viewed from the sun and the several planets.
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Page 107 - Reader. Because of the palace which is deserted — People. \ We sit alone and weep. Reader. Because of the Temple which is destroyed, Because of the walls which are broken down, Because of our greatness which is departed, Because of the precious stones of the Temple ground to powder, Because of our priests who have erred and gone astray, Because of our kings who have contemned God — People. We sit alone and weep.
Page 1 - Wherefore henceforth know we no man after the flesh ; yea though we have known Christ after the flesh, yet now henceforth know we him no more.
Page 27 - The blessings of thy father have prevailed above the blessings of my progenitors unto the utmost bound of the everlasting hills; they shall be on the head of Joseph, and on the crown of the head of him that was separate from his brethren.
Page 98 - The city was built upon two hills, which are opposite to one another, and have a valley to divide them asunder, at which valley the corresponding rows of houses on both hills end. (137) Of these hills, that which contains the upper city is much higher, and in length more direct. Accordingly it was called the Citadel...
Page 27 - Binding his foal unto the vine, And his ass's colt unto the choice vine; He washed his garments in wine, And his clothes in the blood of grapes : His eyes shall be red with wine, And his teeth white with milk.
Page 11 - Od. cloth, The Congregational Year Book, Containing the Proceedings of the Congregational Union and General Statistics of the Denomination. *,* The large circulation of the above, and its constant use as a work of reference, recommend it as a desirable medium for...