... Papers Presented at the Fifth Annual Session of the Summer Assembly of the Jewish Chautauqua Society: Held at Atlantic City, N. J., July 7 to July 28, 1901

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Jewish Publication Society of America, 1902 - Jews - 118 pages
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Page 101 - and he said unto his servant, Set on the great pot, and seethe pottage for the sons of the prophets. And one went out into the field to gather herbs, and found a wild vine, and gathered thereof wild gourds, his lap full, and came and shred them into the pot of pottage, for they knew them not,
Page 101 - And they poured out for the men to eat ; and it came to pass, as they were eating of the pottage, that they cried out and said, O man of God, there is death in the pot,
Page 101 - and he cast it into the pot, and he said, Pour out for the people that they may eat. And there was no harm in the pot.
Page 57 - the exile, Ezekiel, who formulated the doctrine of individual responsibility and individual retribution. "The soul that sinneth, it alone shall die ; the son is not responsible for the sins of the father, nor the father for the iniquity of the son ; the righteousness of the righteous shall save him alone, and the wickedness of the wicked shall fall upon his head alone.
Page 57 - divine justice according to which "the fathers had eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth were set on edge." The situation was met with singular courage and boldness by the prophet of
Page 66 - over into the hand of the wicked; he covereth the faces of the judges thereof ; if it be not he, who then is it ?
Page 64 - over into the hand of the wicked ; he covereth the faces of the judges thereof ; if it be not he, who then is it ?
Page 61 - and thou hast withholden bread from the hungry. Thou hast sent widows away empty, and the arms of the fatherless have been broken.
Page 61 - Is not thy wickedness great ? neither is there any end to thine iniquities. For thou hast taken pledges of thy brother for naught, and stripped the naked of their clothing. Thou hast
Page 70 - the grave : the dead praise not the Lord, neither any that go down into silence.

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