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" When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room, lest a more honorable man than thou be bidden of him; and he that bade thee and him come and say to thee, ' Give this man place ;' and thou begin with shame to take the lowest... "
Travels in Mesopotamia - Page 229
by James Silk Buckingham - 1827
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Parochial Sermons Preached in St. Ann's Church Brooklyn, N.Y.

Benjamin Clarke Cutler - Sermons - 1857 - 362 pages
...forth a parable to them which were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the chief rooms, saying, When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room, lest a more honorable man than thou be bidden of him ; and he that bade thee, and him, come and say to thee, give...
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The Book of common prayer. [Followed by] Selections from the Psalms of David ...

1857
...parable to those which were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the chief rooms ; saying unto them, When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room; lest a move, honourable man than thou be bidden o? \vrnv.-. Too and he that bade thee and him come and say...
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THE LIFE OF OUR BLESSED LORD AND SAVIOUR JESUS CHRIST : AND THE LIVE AND ...

REV. JOHN FLEETWOOD - 1857
...affronts, and that humility is the surest method of gaining respect. " When thou art bidden," said he, " of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room ; lest a more honorable man than thou be bidden of him; and he that bade thee and him, come and say to thee, Give...
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Sermons on Various Subjects, Delivered on Various Occasions

Ira L. Potter - Sermons, American - 1858 - 280 pages
...our view under the idea of a feast or wedding. We quote his own beautiful and impressive language : " When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room, lest a more honorable man than thou be bidden of him ; and he that bade thee and him come and say to thee, ' Give...
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Gospel thoughts: or Christ in the Prayer book, a series of meditations on ...

William Trevor Nicholson - 1859
...us," and that even though we could do all, yet should we be " unprofitable servants." THE GOSPEL. " When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit...down in the highest room ; lest a more honourable man titan thou be bidden of him ; and he that bade thee and him, come and say to thee, Give this man place...
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A Commentary, Critical, Expository and Practical, on the Gospel of Luke: For ...

John Jason Owen - Bible - 1859 - 400 pages
...to an entertainment. At the same time his words were addressout the chief rooms; saying unto them, 8 When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room; lest a more honorable man than thou be bidden of him; ed directly to the guests assembled on the present occasion....
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A Select Glossary of English Words Used Formerly in Senses Different from ...

Richard Chenevix Trench - English language - 1859 - 232 pages
...meaning once, it has it no longer. Thus the reader who accepts the words of our Authorized Version, " When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room" (Luke xiv. 8), according to the present use of ' room' may easily fall into a slight misunderstanding,...
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A harmony of the four Gospels in English: according to the common version

Edward Robinson - Bible - 1859 - 216 pages
...those which were bidden, when he marked * how they chose out the chief rooms ; saying unto them, ' When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room,b lest a 1 more honourable man than thou be bidden of him ; ' and he that bade thee and him come...
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The words and works of our blessed Lord and their lessons for daily life, by ...

Mary Matilda Howard, Jesus Christ - History - 1860
...were bidden, when He marked how they chose out the chief rooms" places " saying unto them, When thou art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest room" best seat " lest a more honourable man than thou be bidden of him ; and he that bade thee and...
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The New Testament for English Readers: The three first gospels

Henry Alford - Bible - 1863
...were bidden, when he marked how they chose out the chief z rooms ; saying unto them, 8 When thou B art bidden of any man to a wedding, sit not down in the highest b room ; lest a more honourable man than thou c be bidden of him ; 8 and he that bade thee and him...
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