The history of the holy Bible; an abridgment of the Old and New Testament

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Page 184 - Son, why hast thou thus dealt with us? Behold, thy father and I have sought thee sorrowing." And he said unto them, "How is it that ye sought me? wist ye not that I must be about my Father's business? And they understood not the saying which he spake unto them.
Page 174 - tidings of great joy, which shall be unto all people. For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord. And this shall be a sign unto you; ye shall find the child wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a
Page 66 - Ye have seen what I did to the Egyptians, and how I bare you on eagles' wings, and brought you unto myself. Now, therefore, if ye will obey my voice, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure to me, above all people, for all the earth is mine;
Page 19 - And they said one to another, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.
Page 129 - heard. Happy are thy men, happy are these thy servants, which stand continually before thee, and that hear thy wisdom. Blessed be the Lord thy God, which delighted in thee, to set thee on the throne of Israel: because the Lord loved Israel for ever, therefore made he thee king, to do judgment and justice.
Page 212 - Lo, these many years do I serve thee, neither at any time transgressed I thy commandment: and yet thou never gavest me a kid, that I might make merry with my friends. But as soon as this thy son was come, who has
Page 129 - I heard in mine own land of thy acts and of thy wisdom. Howbeit I believed not the words, until I came, and mine eyes had seen it: and, behold, the half was not told me: thy wisdom and prosperity exceedeth the fame which I
Page 177 - it was written by the prophet, " And thou Bethlehem, in the land of Juda, art not the least among the princes of Juda: for out of thee shall come a Governor, that shall rule my people Israel.
Page 66 - and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure to me, above all people, for all the earth is mine; and ye shall be unto me as a kingdom of priests, and a holy
Page 32 - See, the smell of my son is as the smell of a field which the Lord hath blessed: therefore, God give thee of the dew of heaven, and the fatness of the earth, and plenty of corn and wine. Let people serve thee, and nations bow down to thee; be lord over thy brethren, and let thy mother's sons bow down to thee: cursed

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