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Page 302 - Hearken, O daughter, and consider, and incline thine ear; Forget also thine own people, and thy father's house; So shall the king greatly desire thy beauty: For he is thy Lord; and worship thou him.
Page 20 - And all the kings of the earth sought the presence of Solomon, to hear his wisdom, that God had put in his heart.
Page 23 - The position to which he succeeded was unique ; never before, and never after, did the kingdom of Israel take such a place among the great monarchies of the East ; able to ally itself, or to contend on equal terms with Egypt and Assyria, and stretching from the River Euphrates to the borders of Egypt, from the Mediterranean to the Gulf of Akaba itself; — receiving annual tribute from many subject princes.
Page 34 - But for the gardens, one may safely affirm, that if Solomon made them, in the rocky ground which is now assigned for them, he demonstrated greater power and wealth in finishing his design, than he did wisdom in choosing the place for it.
Page 302 - Kings' daughters were among thy honourable women : upon thy right hand did stand the queen in a vesture of gold, wrought about with divers colours.
Page 189 - Until the day breathe, and the shadows flee away, Turn, my beloved, and be thou like a gazelle or a young hart Upon the mountains of spices. Q By night on my bed I sought him whom my soul loveth; I sought him, but I found him not.
Page 296 - He is my Beloved and He is my Friend : O daughters of Jerusalem.
Page 68 - PRAISE ye the Lord in his holy places: praise ye him in the firmament of his power. Praise ye him for his mighty acts : praise ye him according to the multitude of his greatness. Praise him with sound of trumpet : praise him with psaltery and harp. Praise him with timbrel and choir : praise him with strings and organs. Praise him...
Page 46 - There is an opening in front about a foot or more in height, which is built up with clay at the commencement, and broken down at the end of each smelting operation. The bellows are usually made of a goat's skin, which has been stripped from the animal without ripping open the part covering the belly.