A General View of the History of the English Bible

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Macmillan, 1905 - Bible - 356 pages
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Page 121 - That low man seeks a little thing to do, Sees it and does it: This high man, with a great thing to pursue, Dies ere he knows it.
Page 199 - Lord are right, and rejoice the heart; the commandment of the Lord is pure, and giveth light unto the eyes. 9 The fear of the Lord is clean, and endureth for ever; the judgments of the Lord are true, and righteous altogether. 10 More to be desired are they than gold, yea, than much fine gold; sweeter also than honey, and the honey-comb.
Page 198 - It goeth forth from the uttermost part of the heaven, and runneth about unto the end of it again : and there is nothing hid from the heat thereof.
Page 198 - THE heavens declare the glory of God ; and the firmament showeth his handy work. One day telleth another ; and one night certifieth another. There is neither speech nor language ; but their voices are heard among them. Their sound is gone out into all lands ; and their words into the ends of the world.
Page 200 - Be wise now therefore, O ye kings : be instructed, ye judges of the earth. Serve the LORD with fear, and rejoice with trembling. Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish from the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.
Page 121 - Was it not great? did not he throw on God, (He loves the burthen) — God's task to make the heavenly period Perfect the earthen? Did not he magnify the mind, show clear Just what it all meant?
Page 199 - Lord is pure, and giveth' light un'to the eyes. 9. The fear of the Lord is clean, and en'dureth for ever : the judgments of the Lord are true, and' righteous' altogether. 10. More to be desired are they than gold, yea,' than much fine gold : sweeter also than' honey', and the honeycomb. 11. Moreover, by them is thy' servant taught : and in keeping of them' there is' great reward. 12. Who can tell how oft' he offendeth ? O cleanse thou
Page 200 - In the day-time also he led them with a cloud, and all the night with a light of fire. 15 He clave the rocks in the wilderness, and gave them drink as out of the great depths. 16 He brought streams also out of the rock, and caused waters to run down like rivers.
Page 324 - 3. Each Company to go twice over the portion to be revised, once provisionally, the second time finally, and on principles of voting as hereinafter is provided. ' 4. That the Text to be adopted be that for which the evidence is decidedly preponderating ; and that when the Text so adopted differs from that from which the Authorised Version was made, the alteration be indicated in the margin.
Page 24 - If God spare my life, ere many years I will cause a boy that driveth the plough shall know more of the Scripture than thou dost.

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