The Modern Reader's Bible: The Books of the Bible with Three Books of the Apocrypha : Presented in Modern Literary Form
Richard Green Moulton
Macmillan, 1907 - Bible - 1733 pages
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Aaron according altar answered Assyria Babylon behold blessed blood border bread brethren bring brother brought burnt called cause children of Israel commanded covenant cubits daughter David delivered destroy drink dwell earth Egypt evil eyes face families father field fire five four gate gave give given gold hand hath head hear heard heart heaven holy hosts hundred Jacob Jerusalem Judah king king's land Levites live LORD thy meeting midst month Moses offering pass peace Philistines pray priest princes prophet reigned round saith the LORD Saul saying sent servants serve seven shalt thou side sight silver Solomon sons soul spake unto speak stones surely sword tent thereof thine thing thou hast thou shalt thousand took tree tribe turned twenty unto the LORD unto thee voice wife
Page 484 - The wolf also shall dwell with the lamb, and the leopard shall lie down with the kid; and the calf and the young lion and the fatling together; and a little child shall lead them. And the cow and the bear shall feed; their young ones shall lie down together: and the lion shall eat straw like the ox. And the sucking child shall play on the hole of the asp, and the weaned child shall put his hand on the cockatrice
Page 5 - And the LORD God planted a garden eastward in Eden; and there he put the man whom he had formed. And out of the ground made the LORD God to grow every tree that is pleasant to the sight, and good for food; the tree of life also in the midst of the garden, and the tree of knowledge of good and evil.
Page 534 - As for me, this is my covenant with them, saith the Lord ; My spirit that is upon thee, and my words which I have put in thy mouth, shall not depart out of thy mouth, nor out of the mouth of thy seed, nor out of the mouth of thy seed's seed, saith the Lord, from henceforth and for ever.
Page 484 - ... but with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and reprove with equity for the meek of the earth: and he shall smite the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.
Page 55 - And the Lord said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people which are in Egypt, and have heard their cry by reason of their task-masters; for I know their sorrows. And I am come down to deliver them out of the hand of the Egyptians, and to bring them up out of that land unto a good land and a large, unto a land flowing with milk and honey...
Page 473 - When ye come to appear before Me, who hath required this at your hand, to tread My courts ? Bring no more vain oblations ; incense is an abomination unto Me : the new moons and sabbaths, the calling of assemblies, I cannot away with ; it is iniquity, even the solemn meeting.
Page 8 - And God said unto Noah, The end of all flesh is come before me ; for the earth is filled with violence through them ; and, behold, I will destroy them with the earth.
Page 524 - It is a light thing that thou shouldest be my servant To raise up the tribes of Jacob, And to restore the preserved of Israel: I will also give thee for a light to the Gentiles, That thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth.
Page 555 - Thus saith the Lord, Let not the wise man glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty man glory in his might, let not the rich man glory in his riches: but let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am the Lord which exercise lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness, in the earth: for in these things I delight, saith the Lord.
Page 334 - And, behold, the LORD passed by, and a great and strong wind rent the mountains, and brake in pieces the rocks before the LORD; but the LORD was not in the wind: and after the wind an earthquake ; but the LORD was not in the earthquake: and after the earthquake a fire; but the LORD was not in the fire : and after the fire a still small voice.