Studia Biblica Et Ecclesiastica: Essays in Biblical and Patristic Criticism, by Members of the University of Oxford, Volume 3

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Clarendon Press, 1891 - Bible

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Page 21 - The Lord God of heaven, which took me from my father's house, and from the land of my kindred, and which spake unto me, and that sware unto me, saying, Unto thy seed will I give this land; he shall send his angel before thee, and thou shalt take a wife unto my son from thence.
Page 21 - And the Lord said, Because the cry of Sodom and Gomorrah is great, and because their sin is very grievous, I will go down now, and see whether they have done altogether according to the cry of it, which is come unto me; and if not, I will know.
Page 9 - For Ezra had prepared his heart to seek the law of the LORD, and to do it, and to teach in Israel statutes and judgments.
Page 12 - And Moses turned, and went down from the mount, and the two tables of the testimony were in his hand : the tables were written on both their sides ; on the one side and on the other were they written. And the tables were the work of God, and the writing was the writing of God, graven upon the tables.
Page 19 - ... now changed from that which we made use of: for its middle shaft was fixed upon a basis, and the small branches were produced out of it to a great length, having the likeness of a trident in their position, and had every...
Page 249 - ... definite language of Photius. At any rate it does not seem to me safe to go beyond the warrant of our actually existing text. Zahn himself has surely supplied a warning against his own reconstruction when it leads him to interpose the treatment of several other Epistles between that of i and z St.
Page 118 - Peshitto, it is not surprising that they should not have been always contented with the Syriac text. Whether it was directly or indirectly that Ephrem obtained from some Greek text these variants is a matter of small consequence, but it is important to show that such variants were known and sometimes preferred by a Syriac writer of the fourth century. ADDITIONAL NOTE. No attempt has been made in this paper to deal with the quotations of Aphraates, except so far as they hear upon those of Ephrem.
Page 9 - And he declared unto you his covenant, which he commanded you to perform, even ten commandments; and he wrote them upon two tables of stone. 14 And the LORD commanded me at that time to teach you statutes and judgments, that ye might do them in the land whither ye go over to possess it.
Page 315 - None but recognized belligerents in a regular war can exercise belligerent rights against neutral commerce. " We are now in a position to sum up the results of a long inquiry. Much uncertainty has been felt as to the rights and duties of neutral powers toward a maritime force whose belligerency has not been recognized. The rules of international law are deduced from the practice of states, and in this matter practice has not been quite uniform or consistent.

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