The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind, Volume 1

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Macmillan, 1920 - World history
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A universal history of the world written in 1920 by novelist H.G. Wells.
 

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Page 565 - While He yet talked to the people, behold, His mother and His brethren stood without, desiring to speak with Him. Then one said unto Him :— "Behold, Thy mother and Thy brethren stand without, desiring to speak with Thee.
Page 566 - And when he was gone forth into the way, there came one running, and kneeled to him, and asked him, Good Master, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life ? And Jesus said unto him, Why callest thou me good ? there is none good but one, that it God.
Page 189 - And it came to pass that night, that the angel of the LORD went out, and smote in the camp of the Assyrians an hundred fourscore and five thousand : and when they arose early in the morning, behold, they were all dead corpses.
Page 280 - This will be the manner of the king that shall reign over you : He will take your sons, and 1 That is, where is the glory? appoint them for himself, for his chariots, and to be his horsemen ; and some shall run before his chariots.
Page 566 - Then Jesus beholding him loved him, and said unto him, One thing thou lackest : go thy way, sell whatsoever thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven : and come, take up the cross, and follow me.
Page 285 - And all the vessels of the house of God, great and small, and the treasures of the house of the LORD, and the treasures of the king, and of his princes; all these he brought to Babylon. 19 And they burnt the house of God, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem, and burnt all the palaces thereof with fire, and destroyed all the goodly vessels thereof.
Page 280 - And it came to pass on the morrow when the Philistines came to strip the slain, that they found Saul and his three sons fallen in Mount Gilboa.
Page 566 - Then the Pharisees and scribes asked him, Why walk not thy disciples according to the tradition of the elders, but eat bread with unwashen hands?
Page 279 - And said unto him, Behold, thou art old, and thy sons walk not in thy ways: now make us a king to judge us like all the nations.
Page 568 - They said unto him, Grant unto us that we may sit, one on thy right hand, and the other on thy left hand, in thy glory.

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