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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 Works of Flavius Josephus ...

Flavius Josephus - 1856
...cornthat the events of human affairs arc 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 ii good, and receive what is evil from our own folly. However, I have given a mow ixact account of...
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The Works of Flavius Josephus

Flavius Josephus - 1857 - 880 pages
...disposal; but they suppose that all our actions ire in our own power, so that we are ourse) ves (he causes of what is good, and receive what is evil from our own folly. However, I have p ven a more exact account of these opinions in the second book of the Jewish War. 10. But now the...
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Works

Flavius Josephus - 1858 - 881 pages
...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, and receive what is evil frum our own folly. However, I have given a more exact account of these opinions in the second book...
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Works: To which are Added Three Dissertations Concerning Jesus Christ, John ...

Flavius Josephus - 1860 - 879 pages
...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...is evil from our own folly. However, I have given e more exact account of these opinions in the second bouk of the Jewish War. 10. But now the generals...
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The Hidden Wisdom of Christ and the Key of Knowledge: Or, History ..., Volume 1

Ernst von Bunsen - 1865
...that the events of human aSairs 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.' 2 ' They suppose that God is not concerned in our doing or not doing what is evil; and they say, that...
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The Hidden Wisdom of Christ and the Key of Knowledge; Or, History of the ...

Ernst Christian L. von Bunsen - 1865
...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...what is good, and receive what is evil from our own folly.'2 ' They suppose that God is not concerned in our doing or not doing what is evil ; and they...
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A New Translation of Job, Ecclesiastes and the Canticles: With Introductions ...

George Rapall Noyes - 1867 - 351 pages
...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 self-indulgence, ...
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A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Acts of the Apostles, Volume 1

Paton James Gloag - 1870
...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 " (Joseph. Ant. xiii. 5. 9). Tims, according to them, human virtue depended upon man's own efforts....
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The Bible dictionary, Volume 2

1875
...this first occasion on which le refers to them, he only says that they suppose all our actions are in our own power, so that we are ourselves the causes of what is good, and receive evil in consequence of our own folly ["Antiq.," xiii. 5, 9]. Afterwards he states that the Sadducees...
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The National Sunday School Teacher, Volume 12

Edward Eggleston, Marshall Curtiss Hazard - 1877
...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." Ant. 13: 5, 9. " But the doctrine of the Sadducees is this, that souls die with the bodies; nor do...
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