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Page 273 - And the LORD turned a mighty strong west wind, which took away the locusts, and cast them into the Red sea; there remained not one locust in all the coasts of Egypt.
Page 270 - And they possessed his land, and the land of Og king of Bashan, two kings of the Amorites, which were on this side Jordan toward the sunrising; 48 From Aroer, which is by the bank of the river Arnon, even unto mount Sion, which is Hermon...
Page 267 - And when he had sent the multitudes away, he went up into a mountain apart to pray: and when the evening was come, he was there alone. 24 But the ship was now in the midst of the sea, tossed with waves : for the wind was contrary. 25 And in the fourth watch of the night Jesus went unto them, walking on the sea.
Page 293 - Machterus, from two springs of contrary " natures, one hot and sweet, the other cold and bitter ; •' which, meeting together, have many excellent virtues, " giving health, both by drinking and bathing, for several " diseases :" though Herod the Great tried them in vain by the advice of his Physicians, they being like to kill him, instead of curing him.
Page 150 - Perea (Kiavepav, to cross the water, is frequent in the travels of our Saviour) being a country containing all the land once belonging to Reuben, Gad, and Manasseh on the east of Jordan. (3) Decapolis, that is, a land with ten cities therein ; the just proportion of command given to the good servant who improved his five to ten pounds, "Take thou authority over ten cities