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Page 101 - Because that, when they knew God, they glorified him not as God, neither were thankful, but became vain in their imaginations. and their foolish heart was darkened. Professing themselves to be wise, they became fools, and changed the glory of the uncorruptible God into an image made like to corruptible man, and to birds, and fourfooted beasts, and creeping things.
Page 156 - I am the LORD, and there is none else, there is no God beside me: I girded thee, though thou hast not known me: That they may know from the rising of the sun, and from the west, that there is none beside me. I am the LORD, and there is none else. I form the light, and create darkness: I make peace, and create evil: I the LORD do all these things.
Page 295 - And a river went out of Eden to water the garden ; and from thence it was parted, and became into four heads.
Page 102 - Babylon hath been a golden cup in the Lord's hand, that made all the earth drunken : the nations have drunken of her wine; therefore the nations are mad.
Page 156 - I am the LORD, and 5 there is none else ; beside me there is no God : I will gird thee, though thou hast not known me : that they may know from the rising of the 6 sun, and from the west, that there is none beside me : I am the LORD, and there is none else.
Page 350 - " thou hast said in thine heart; I will ascend into " Heaven ; I will exalt my throne above the stars " of God; I will sit also upon the mount of the eott" gregation, in the sides of the north. I will ascend " above the heights of the clouds; I will be like the
Page 363 - ... his pocket; but the theft boded him no good. As soon as he had touched unhallowed ground the flower vanished, and he lost his senses. Of this injury the Fair Family took no notice at the time. They dismissed their guests with their accustomed courtesy, and the door was closed as usual. But their resentment ran high. For though, as...
Page 241 - When that power awakes, then has this world its full expansion; but when he slumbers with a tranquil spirit, then the whole system fades away.
Page 101 - Wherefore God also gave them up to uncleanness, through the lusts of their own hearts, to dishonour their own bodies between themselves : Who changed the truth of God into a lie, and worshipped and served the creature more than the Creator, who is blessed for ever. Amen.