The works of Philo Judaeus, the contemporary of Josephus, Volume 4 (Google eBook)

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H. G. Bohn, 1855 - Philosophy, Ancient
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Page 423 - On that day the LORD made a covenant with Abram, saying, "To your descendants I give this land, from the river of Egypt to the great river, the river Euphra'tes, 19 the land of the Ken'ites, the Ken'izzites, the Kad'monites, - the Hittites, the Per'izzites, the Reph'aim, 21 the Amorites, the Canaanites, the Gir'gashites and the Jeb'usites.
Page 249 - For this cause a man shall leave his father and his mother, and shall cleave to his wife; and they shall become one flesh.
Page 418 - And he said unto Abram, Know of a surety that thy seed shall be a stranger in a land that is not theirs, and shall serve them; and they shall afflict them four hundred years; and also that nation, whom they shall serve, will I judge: and afterward shall they come out with great substance.
Page 95 - And thy life shall hang in doubt before thee; and thou shalt fear day and night, and shalt have none assurance of thy life: In the morning thou shalt say, Would God it were even! and at even thou shalt say, Would God it were morning! for the fear of thine heart wherewith thou shalt fear, and for the sight of thine eyes which thou shalt see.
Page 161 - Judaea, but also of many by reason of the colonies which it has sent out from time to time into the bordering districts of Egypt, Phoenicia, Syria in general, and especially that part of it which is called CceloSyria, and also into those more distant regions of Pamphylia, Cilicia, the greater part of Asia Minor as far as Bithynia, and the furthermost corners of Pontus. And in...
Page 406 - I am the Lord thy God, who brought thee out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of bondage.
Page 206 - Like Leaves on Trees the Race of Man is found, Now green in Youth, now with'ring on the Ground, Another Race the following Spring supplies, They fall successive, and successive rise; So Generations in their Course decay, So flourish these, when those are past away.
Page 386 - And the Lord God formed man of the slime of the earth, and breathed into his face the breath of life; and man became a living soul.
Page 58 - Distinguish'd by the straits, on either hand, Now rising cities in long order stand, And fruitful fields : so much can time invade The...
Page 236 - The sun reveals the secrets of the sky ; And who dares give the source of light the lie ? The change of empires often he declares, Fierce tumults, hidden treasons, open wars. He first the fate of Caesar did foretell, And pitied Rome, when Rome in Caesar fell ; In iron clouds concealed the public light, And impious mortals feared eternal night.

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