What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Abimelech Abraham Abram Achish amended version Ammonites amongst Amorites ancient anointed answered appears asked beasts Beersheba believe blessing blood book of Joshua book of Judges Book of Origins brother called Canaan Canaanites Chapter command cried David death deity desert Deuteronomy earth Egypt Egyptian ephod Esau Exodus faith father fear fell gave Genesis Gideon give God's gods hand heart Hebrews Hebron honor idea inhabitants Isaac Israel Israelites Jacob Jephthah Jerubbaal Jonathan Jordan Joseph Joshua Judah Judges king land legend Levite lived look means Midianites Moses mountain narrative nation nature never once patriarchs Philistines priests prince promise prophets religion religious sacred sacrifice Samuel sanctuary Saul Saul's Shechem slave sons of Israel soon speak spirit stone stood story tell temple things thou thought told took tribes truth victory warriors whole wife words worship of Yahweh writer Yahweh
Page 46 - You will not surely die. For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.
Page 68 - For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a door-keeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness.
Page 333 - And Moses was an hundred and twenty years old when he died: his eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.
Page 531 - For the living know that they will die, but the dead know nothing, and they have no more reward; but the memory of them is lost.
Page 222 - For he shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways. They shall bear thee up in their hands, lest thou dash thy foot against a stone.
Page 292 - He humbled you, causing you to hunger and then feeding you with manna, which neither you nor your fathers had known, to teach you that man does not live on bread alone but on every word that comes from the mouth of the LORD.
Page 418 - Twins, the Crab, the Lion, the Virgin, the Scales, the Scorpion, the Archer, the Goat, the Waterer, and the Fishes. Fig. 183. The 12 signs of the zodiac, together with the sun, and the earth revolving around him, are represented at fig.
Page 485 - The beauty of Israel is slain upon thy high places : How are the mighty fallen ! Tell it not in Gath, — publish it not in the streets of Askelon ; Lest the daughters of the Philistines rejoice, Lest the daughters of the uncircumcised triumph. Ye mountains of Gilboa, let there be no dew, Neither let there be rain, upon you, nor fields of offerings : For there the shield of the mighty is vilely cast away, The shield of Saul as though he had not been anointed...