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Page 591 - And he spake of trees, from the cedar tree that is in Lebanon even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall: he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fishes.
Page 545 - And they slew the sons of Zedekiah before his eyes, and put out the eyes of Zedekiah and bound him with fetters of brass, and carried him to Babylon.
Page 333 - And John also was baptizing in JEnon near to Salim, because there was much water there: and they came, and were baptized.
Page 353 - And Jesus, when he came out, saw much people, and was moved with compassion toward them, because they were as sheep not having a shepherd: and he began to teach them many things.
Page 359 - Woe unto thee, Chorazin ! woe unto thee, Bethsaida ! for if the mighty works, which were done in you, had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago in sackcloth and ashes.
Page 568 - He restored the border of Israel from the entering in of Hamath unto the sea of the Arabah...
Page 6 - AND it came to pass, that after we were gotten from them, and had launched, we came with a straight course unto Coos, and the day following unto Rhodes...
Page 355 - Minyeh. Arculfus did not himself .visit Capernaum ; but he describes the place as he saw it from a neighbouring hill : " It had no wall ; and being confined to a narrow space 'between the mountain and lake, it extended a long way upon the shore from west to east, having the mountain on the north and the lake on the south.
Page 39 - The flat roofs of the houses in this region are constructed by laying, first, large beams at intervals of several feet ; then, rude joists ; on which again are arranged small poles close together, or brushwood ; and upon this is spread earth or gravel rolled hard. This rolling is often repeated especially after rain ; for these roofs are apt to leak. For this purpose a roller of stone is kept ready for use on the roof of every house. Grass is often seen growing on these roofs.