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" Upon this, the king did neither rebuke them nor reject their impious flattery. But, as he presently afterwards looked up, he saw an owl sitting on a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings,... "
The works of Flavius Josephus. To which are added, 3 dissertations. Tr. by W ... - Page 158
by Flavius Josephus - 1814
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THE ACTS OF THE APOSTLES. WITH NOTES, COMMENTS, MAPS, AND ILLUSTRATIONS.

REV. LYMAN ABBOTT - 1876
...up, he saw an owl Sitting on a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings, as it had once been...looked upon his friends and said : 'I, whom you call a god, am commanded presently to depart this life ; while Providence thus reproves the lying words...
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The Acts of the Apostles, with notes by L. Abbott

Lyman Abbott - 1876
...up, he saw an owl sitting on a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings, as it had once been...looked upon his friends and said : 'I, whom you call a god, am commanded presently to depart this life ; while Providence thus reproves the lying words...
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Peter the Apostle

William Mackergo Taylor - 1877 - 371 pages
...on a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of evil tidings, as it had once been the messenger of good...looked upon his friends, and said, ' I whom you call a god am commanded presently to depart this life. While Providence thus reproves the lying words you...
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The Acts of the Apostles (I-XIV)

Joseph Rawson Lumby - 1879 - 188 pages
...he saw an owl sitting upon a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings, as it had once been...tidings to him ; and fell into the deepest sorrow. A violent pain also arose in his belly, having begun with great severity. He therefore looked upon his...
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The Acts of the Apostles, with intr. and notes by J.R. Lumby

Joseph Rawson Lumby - 1879
...he saw an owl sitting upon a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings, as it had once been...tidings to him ; and fell into the deepest sorrow. A violent pain also arose in his belly, having begun with great severity. He therefore looked upon his...
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The new Sunday school teachers' Biblical dictionary

1879 - 7 pages
...an owl sitting over his head, and forthwith under•tood that tliia bird was the messenger of evil tidings, as it had once been the messenger of good tidings to him, and therefora fell into the deepest sorrow' (Joseph. Autiq. xix. 8. 2). Palestine is not distinguished...
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The Jesus of History and the Jesus of Tradition Identified

George Solomon - 1880 - 282 pages
...up, he saw an owl sitting on a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings, as it had once been...looked upon his friends, and said, ' I whom you call a god am commanded presently to depart this life, while Providence thus reproves the lying words you...
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Present Day Tracts on Subjects of Christian Evidence, Doctrine ..., Volume 7

Religious Tract Society (Great Britain) - 1883
...flattery. But presently afterwards ... a violent pain arose in his belly, having begun with great seventy. He therefore looked upon his friends and said, ' I whom you call a god, am commanded presently to depart this life, while Providence thus reproves the lying words you...
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Harmonic Arrangement of the Acts of the Apostles: Arranged with ...

George Whitefield Clark - 1884 - 263 pages
...he saw an owl "Q2 sitting on a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings, as it had once been the messenger of good tidings to him ; and he fell into the deepest sorrow. A severe pain also arose in his bowels, and began in a most violent...
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The Acts of the Apostles

1885 - 387 pages
...he saw an owl sitting upon a certain rope over his head, and immediately understood that this bird was the messenger of ill tidings, as it had once been...tidings to him ; and fell into the deepest sorrow. A violent pain also arose in his belly, having begun with great severity. He therefore looked upon his...
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