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The Measure of Reality: Quantification in Western Europe, 1250-1600
Alfred W. Crosby
Limited preview - 1997
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Page 87 - Is any sick among you ? Let him call for the elders of the Church ; and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord. And the prayer of faith shall save the sick, and the Lord shall raise him up ; and if he hath committed sins they shall be forgiven him.
Page 138 - Take, eat ; this is my Body which is given for you : Do this in remembrance of Me. Likewise after supper He took the cup ; and, when He had given thanks, He gave it to them, saying, Drink ye all of this ; for this is my blood of the New Testament, which is F shed for you and for many for the remission of sins : Do this, as oft as ye shall drink it, in remembrance of Me.
Page 127 - But when they came to Jesus, and saw that he was dead already, they brake not his legs: but one of the soldiers with a spear pierced his side, and forthwith came there out blood and water.
Page 126 - The place of the scripture which he read was this. He was led as a sheep to the slaughter : and like a lamb dumb before his shearer, so opened he not his mouth: In his humiliation his judgment was taken away : and who shall declare his generation ? for his life is taken from the earth.
Page 36 - Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth : for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, that shall he speak : and he will show you things to come. He shall glorify me : for he shall receive of mine, and shall show it unto you.
Page 182 - As smoke is driven away, so drive them away: as wax melteth before the fire, so let the wicked perish at the presence of God.
Page 137 - Holy, holy, holy, Lord God of Sabaoth. Heaven and earth are full of Thy glory. Hosanna in the highest.
Page 99 - But the souls of the righteous are in the hand of God, and there shall no torment touch them. In the sight of the unwise they seemed to die: and their departure is taken for misery. And their going from us to be utter destruction: but they are in peace.