The Book of Wisdom: The Greek Text, the Latin Vulgate, and the Authorised English Version (Google eBook)

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William John Deane
Clarendon Press, 1881 - Bible - 224 pages
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Page 125 - I beheld, and the same horn made war with the saints, and prevailed against them ; Until the Ancient of days came, and judgment was given to the saints of the most High; and the time came that the saints possessed the kingdom.
Page 24 - The LORD possessed me in the beginning of his way, Before his works of old. I was set up from everlasting, From the beginning, Or ever the earth was. When there were no depths, I was brought forth; When there were no fountains abounding with water.
Page 31 - Then shall the righteous man stand in great boldness before the face of such as have afflicted him, and made no account of his labours. When they see it they shall be troubled with terrible fear, and shall be amazed at the strangeness of his salvation, so far beyond all that they looked for. And they repenting and groaning for anguish of spirit, shall say within themselves ; this was he whom...
Page 36 - Hath not the potter power over the clay, of the same lump to make one vessel unto honour, and another unto dishonour?
Page 27 - The souls of the righteous are in the hand of God, and there shall no torment touch them.
Page 212 - He sendeth out his word, and melteth them : he causeth his wind to blow, and the waters flow.
Page 47 - For God made not death: neither hath he pleasure in the destruction of the living. For he created all things, that they might have their being: and the generations of the world were healthful; and there is no poison of destruction in them, nor the kingdom of death upon the earth: (for righteousness is immortal: ) but ungodly men with their works and words called it to them...
Page 178 - I have spread out my hands all the day unto a rebellious people, which walketh in a way that was not good, after their own thoughts...
Page 218 - Egyptians, and took off their chariot wheels, that they drave them heavily: so that the Egyptians said, Let us flee from the face of Israel ; for the Lord fighteth for them against the Egyptians.
Page 17 - But he who was of the bondwoman was born after the flesh; but he of the freewoman was by promise. Which things are an allegory: for these are the two covenants; the one from the mount Sinai, which gendereth to bondage, which is Agar.

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