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" Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler say ? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods : because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection. "
The Ship-dwellers: A Story of a Happy Cruise - Page 135
by Albert Bigelow Paine - 1910 - 393 pages
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The Pleasing Expositor; Or, Anecdotes Illustrative of Select Passages of the ...

John Whitecross - 1831 - 288 pages
...of reasoning to persuade us to their opinions, but very little in italics." Chap, xvii, ver. 18. Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of...Stoicks, encountered him. And some said, What will this habbler say ? other some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods ; because he preached unto...
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The Lady of the Manor: Being a Series of Conversations on the ..., Volume 2

Mary Martha Sherwood - 1831
...and when they heard of the resurection, they mocked him, saying, that he seemed to be a setter-forth of strange gods, because he preached unto them Jesus and the resurrection. (Acts xvii.) So far indeed the heathen philosophers judged rightly, that the raising up of the body...
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Remarks on the Unitarian Belief: With a Letter to a Unitarian Friend on the ...

Nehemiah Adams - 1832 - 175 pages
...the only opposition to the Apostles on thia ground was made by the heathen themselves, who said, " He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange Gods ...he preached unto them JESUS and the resurrection." Without doubt, therefore, the Jews in the days of the Apostles were so well convinced that the Messiah...
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A scriptural commentary on the Book of Genesis and the Gospel ..., Volume 2

Charles Lambert Coghlan - 1832
...Samaritan, and hast a devil. John viii. 48. What will this babbler say? (scad the epicureans, SfC. of Paul) Ac. Jtvii. 18. Northieves, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor extortioners, shall inherit the kingdom...
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An Exposition of the Creed: With an Appendix, Containing the Principal Greek ...

John Pearson - 1832 - 616 pages
...when they heard of the resurrection they mocked him, some saying, that he seemed to be a setter-forth of strange gods, because he preached unto them Jesus and the resurrection." (Acts xvii. 18.) Butas the ancient philosophers thought a creation impossible, because they looked...
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Liturgia Britannica tutamen: an essay toward a revision of the Book of ...

1833
...daily with them that met with him. Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoics, encountered him. And some said, "What will this babbler...he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection. And they took him, and brought him unto Areopagus, saying, May we know what this new doctrine, whereof...
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Six Sermons Delivered at the General Convention of Universalists, at Its ...

Universalist Church of America. General Convention. Concord, N.H. 1832 - 1833 - 141 pages
...philosophers of the Epicurians and stoicks. And some said '" What will this babbler say?" Others thought him to be "a setter forth of strange gods; because he preached unto them Jesus, and the resurrection." And they took him, and brought unto Areopagus the place where the Athenians held their supreme...
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The Biblical Reader: Consisting of Rhetorical Extracts from the Old and New ...

Ebenezer Porter - 1834 - 263 pages
...daily with them that met with him. 18 Then certain philosophers of the Epicureans, and of the Stoicsj encountered him. And some said, What will this babbler...he preached unto them Jesus and the resurrection. 19 And they took him, and brought him unto Areopagus, saying, May we know what this new doctrine, whereof...
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An Essay on Primitive Preaching

Rev. John Petherick (of Totnes.) - 1834 - 141 pages
...there, in the presence of renowned heathens ? We are briefly told, in the page of sacred history : " And some said, What will this babbler say ? other...some, He seemeth to be a setter forth of strange gods ;" Why ? because he preached to them Jesus and the resurrection ; having exhibited, with a degree...
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The Remains of the Rev. Charles Wharton, D.D.: With a Memoir of ..., Volume 1

Charles Henry Wharton, George Washington Doane - 1834
...should " suffer and rise again from the dead."|| At Athens he was regarded by the Philosophers, as " a setter forth of strange gods, because he preached unto them Jesus and the resurrection."IT But when he " stood in the midst of" the Areopagus, he repeated the substance of the...
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