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" Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars' hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN GOD. Whom therefore ye... "
The Lure of the Mediterranean: The Ship Dwellers: a Story of a Happy Cruise - Page 135
by Albert Bigelow Paine - 1911 - 393 pages
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The Church of England magazine [afterw.] The Church of ..., Volumes 32-33

1852
...Hill, stretches forth the band, and thus addresses this worldly-wise but spirituallyblinded people : " Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. For, as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, To the unknown...
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Select Remains of the Rev. William Nevins: With a Memoir

William Nevins - 1836 - 398 pages
...When one is to be but his own companion, why will he make himself so very ill company to himself? " Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are," (more than ordinarily disposed to the reverence of that which is divine.) The finest exordium in ancient...
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Select Remains...with a Memoir

William Nevins - 1836
...When one is to be but his own companion, why will he make himself so very ill company to himself? " Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are," (more than ordinarily disposed to the reverence of that which is divine.) The finest exordium in ancient...
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The Gospels and Acts in English and Hindustha'ni'

1837
...either to tell , or to bear some new thing.) 22 f Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. 23 For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN...
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The Edinburgh Christian Instructor, Volume 23

1823
...becoming the messenger of everlasting truth. Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars-hill, and said, ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. For as I passed by and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription 'To the unknown...
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Sermons on Various Subjects

Christmas Evans - 1837 - 408 pages
...sermon in Athens was founded on natural divinity. Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars-hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with thl -inscription, to the unknown...
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The Dublin university magazine, Volume 32

University magazine - 1848
...saw the city wholly given to idolatry" (v. 16) ; and thus he addressed its inhabitants (v. 22) " Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious," In the original, deisirfaimon-esterous [??1/'1{], word which signifies literally...
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Infinity, Faith, and Time: Christian Humanism and Renaissance Literature

John Spencer Hill - 1997 - 200 pages
...work is dedicated, did not live to hold the book and turn its pages. PART ONE The Expanding Universe Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN...
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Religion

Grant Hess - 1998 - 9 pages
...inclusive of the 17th chapter of Acts, we read: "Then Paul stood in the midst of Mars' hill, and said, Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious. For as I passed by, and beheld your devotions, I found an altar with this inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN...
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Against Coercion: Games Poets Play

Eleanor Cook - 1998 - 318 pages
...takes place in Athens, center of arts and learning, as Paris also was in Wordsworth's time. It opens: "Ye men of Athens, I perceive that in all things ye are too superstitious," Paul here preaching against the altar to the unknown God, and quoting Greek poetry. Wordsworth's "blessed...
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