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" May we know what this new doctrine, whereof thou speakest, is? 20 For thou bringest certain strange things to our ears : we would know therefore what these things mean. 21 (For all the Athenians, and strangers which were there, spent their time in nothing... "
The Yale Literary Magazine - Page 173
1854
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian, Volume 9

1847
...has received a graphic and pregnant delineation from the pen of the sacre^f' historian : — " For all the Athenians, and strangers which were there,...nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear, some new thing." (Acts xvii. 21.) Demosthenes, in one of his Orations, delivered three centuries earlier,...
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian, Volume 14

1854
...to lack no audience there ; for "all the Athenians and the strangers that were there," says Luke, " spent their time in nothing else but either to tell or to hear some new thing." This character of them is abundantly sustained by ancient writers. Demosthenes observes,...
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Twenty-four Sermons, on Various Subjects

Brian Hill - 1822 - 433 pages
...Athenians, and the strangers among them, concerning whom we read in the Acts of the Apostles, that they spent their time in nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear some new thing ; and whether what they hear, and what they report be true, is with them a matter of little...
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The British essayists, with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volumes 37-38

British essayists - 1823
...The following verse in the Acts of the Apostles bears testimony to the truth of this remark — " For all the Athenians and strangers which were there, spent their time in nothing else, but either to hear or tell some new thing." Of how many of my countrymen does this at present constitute the only...
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Works of the Right Reverend Beilby Porteus, Late Bishop of London ..., Volume 2

Beilby Porteus - 1823
...were new, they would be well received. For the Athenians, as we learn from the highest authority, " spent their " time in nothing else but either to tell or " to hear some new thing."* When therefore St. Paul came to Athens, and preached to that celebrated school of philosophy...
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The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ: Translated Out of ...

1824 - 429 pages
...bringest certain strange things to our ears ; we would know therefore what these things mean. 21 (For all the Athenians and strangers which were there,...nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear some new thing.) 22 If Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars-hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive...
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A Christian Directory, Or, A Body of Practical Divinity and Cases of ...

Richard Baxter - 1825
...bringest certain strange things to our ears : we would know therefore, what these things mean. (For all the Athenians and strangers which were there,...nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear some new thingd)." To this kind of professors, the greatest truths grow out of fashion, and they grow weary...
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The New Testament, arranged in chronological & historical order ..., Volume 2

George Townsend - 1825
...strange things to our Athens, ^dwf&n ears : we would know therefore what these things mean. ol. ' 21 (For all the Athenians, and strangers which were there,...in nothing else, but either to tell or to hear some new thing.) 22 Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars' Hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that...
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The cottage Bible and family expositor; the authorized tr., with ..., Volume 3

Thomas Williams (Calvinist preacher) - 1825
...bringest certain strange things to our ears: we would know therefore what these things mean. 21 (For d, I know that ye all, among whom I ha»e gone preaching the kingdom of God. new thing.) 22 Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars' hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that...
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Philomathic Journal and Literary Review, Volume 3

1825
...them a new pleasure; and of the whole population of .Ath«Asy '"«**• read in Scripture,' that "</// the Athenians and' strangers which were there, spent...nothing else, but either to tell, or to hear some new thins.'" Of many other cities, in modern times, it would not be iar from the truth to make the...
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