The Theistic Conception of the World: An Essay in Opposition to Certain Tendencies of Modern Thought

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Harper, 1875 - Theism - 426 pages
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Page 346 - O Lord, thou hast searched me and known me. Thou knowestmy downsitting and mine uprising, Thou understandest my thought afar off. Thou compassest my path and my lying down, and art acquainted with all my ways. For there is not a word in my tongue, but lo, O Lord, Thou knowest it altogether.
Page 205 - Every particle of matter in the universe attracts every other particle with a force whose direction is that of the line joining the two, and whose magnitude is directly as the product of their masses, and inversely as the square of their distance from each other.
Page 136 - Male and female created He them. And God blessed them ; and God said unto them, Be fruitful and multiply, and replenish the earth, and subdue it; And have dominion over the fishes of the sea, And over the birds of the heavens, And over
Page 207 - any thing else, by and through which their action and force may be conveyed from one to another, is to me so great an absurdity that I believe no man who has in philosophical matters a competent faculty of thinking can ever fall into it. Gravity must
Page 408 - his lord's will, and prepared not himself, neither did according to his will, shall be beaten with many stripes. But he that knew not, and did commit things worthy of stripes, shall be beaten with yew stripes."
Page 355 - planted the ear, shall He not hear? He that formed the eye, shall He not see ? He that chastiseth the heathen, shall not He correct ? He that teacheth man knowledge, shall not He know
Page 409 - in Sodom, it would have remained until this day. But I say unto you, That it shall be more tolerable for the land of Sodom in the day of judgment than for thee.
Page 425 - RECLUS'S EARTH. The Earth: a Descriptive History of the Phenomena of the Life of the Globe. By ELISEE RECLUS. With 234 Maps and Illustrations, and 23 Page Maps printed in Colors. 8vo, Cloth, $5 00. RECLUS'S OCEAN. The Ocean, Atmosphere, and Life. Being the Second Series of a Descriptive History of the Life of the Globe. By ELISEE
Page 135 - in the expanse of the heavens, to give light upon the earth: And it was so. And God made the two great luminaries: The greater luminary to rule the day ; The lesser luminary to rule the night.
Page 136 - saw that it was good. And God said, Let us make MAN in our image, after our likeness; And let him have dominion over the fish of the sea, And over the birds of the heavens, And over the cattle, And over

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