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" For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, And that the tender branch thereof will not cease. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, And the stock thereof die in the ground, Yet through the scent of water it will... "
Dialogues on the other world, tending to illustrate the writings of the Prophets - Page 53
by J. Fawcett - 1759
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The Unitarian Miscellany and Christian Monitor, Volume 3

Jared Sparks, Francis William Pitt Greenwood - Unitarianism - 1822
...not cease. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground; yet through the scent of water it will bud and bring forth boughs like a plant. But man wasteth away; yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where is her" Such are the striking emblems of human...
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Euthanasia; or, The state of man after death

Luke Booker - 1822
...thereof will not cease. Though its root wax old in the earth, and its stock die in the ground, yet, through the scent of water, it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant; but man dieth and wasteth away: Man giveth up the ghost, and where is he ?" * These melancholy reflections...
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Select British divines, ed. by C. Bradley

Charles Bradley - 1822
...it. " There is hope of a tree if it be cut down, and the root thereof wax old in the earth, yet by the scent of water it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant," Job xiv. 8. This poor declining soul, though it sit thus sad at the gates of hell, may rouse up itselfat...
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A Treatise on the Genius and Object of the Patriarchal, the ..., Volume 2

George Stanley Faber - Covenant theology - 1823
...cease. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground; yet, through the scent of 'water ; it will bud and bring forth boughs like a plant. But man dieth and wasteth away: yea, man giveth up the ghost ; and where is he 1 As the waters fall from the...
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The Tract magazine; or, Christian miscellany. [Continued as] The Tract ...

Tract magazine - 1864
...cease. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground ; yet through the scent of water it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant. " But man dieth, and wasteth away ; yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where is he ? " If a man die, shall he...
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A directory for the afflicted: being select extracts from the first fourteen ...

Religion - 1824 - 226 pages
...total death ; so the root of a tree dying in this sense buds and brings forth, as, " Verse 9. ' Yet through the scent of water it will bud and bring forth boughs like a plant.' " This is an elegant metaphor, as if a tree smollcd the water as soon as it came near ; give it water...
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Touchstone of Sincerity

John Flavel - Meditations - 1824 - 392 pages
... " there is hope of a tree if it be cut down, and the root thereof wax old in the earth, yet by the scent of water it will bud, and bring forth boughs like ,1 plant." Job xiv. 8, 9. This poor declining soul, as sad as it sits stthe gi'tes of bell, m;iy rouse...
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Sermons and plans of sermons, on many of the most important texts of holy ...

Joseph Benson - 1824
...of moisture from the earth, and rain ; scent or smell being here figuratively ascribed to a tree ; " it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant. But man," though of so much nobler nature, " dieth, and wasteth away ; yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where...
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Death bed scenes; or, The Christian's companion; on entering the dark valley ...

Timothy East - 1825
...cease. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground ; Yet through the scent of water it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant. But man dieth, and wasteth away ; yea, man giveth up the ghost, and where is he ? If a man die shall he live...
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Discourses: doctrinal and practical ; delivered in Essex Street Chapel, Volume 1

Thomas Belsham - Sermons, English - 1826
...not cease. Though the root thereof wax old in the earth, and the stock thereof die in the ground, yet through the scent of water it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant." Yet, even in these cases the analogy is incomplete : for if the vegetable life be destroyed, the plant...
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