Exegetical Essays on Several Words Relating to Future Punishment

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for Perkins and Marvin, 1830 - Future punishment - 156 pages
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OCLC: 3428670
Related Subjects: Future punishment. | Greek language, Biblical.

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Page 88 - from beneath is moved for thee, to meet thee at thy coming. The prophet is speaking of the king of Babylon, who was to be slain, and when he should go down into the under-world or Sheol, the ghosts or umbrae of the dead there would rise up to meet him with insult and contumely. Our English Version renders
Page 118 - Before I go whence I shall not return; even to the land of darkness and the shadow of death ; a land of darkness, as darkness itself, and of the shadow of death, without any order ; where even the light is
Page 116 - Job 7: 9, As the cloud is consumed and vanisheth away, so he that goeth down to the grave shall come up no more. He shall return no more to his house, neither shall his place know him any more. 2
Page 2 - Andover." In conformity to the Act of the Congress of the United States, entitled, " An Act for the encouragement of Learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned :" and also to an act entitled, "An act supplementary to an act, entitled, An ant for the encouragement of learning, by securing
Page 117 - Now he is dead, wherefore should I fast 1 Can I bring him back again ? I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me. (2) It
Page 152 - Dreadful beyond the power of language to describe, beyond what any human mind can possibly conceive, must be the condition of those, who will finally be cast into the lake of fire, which is the SECOND death, and there be tormented with the beast and the false prophet, day and night, FOREVER and EVER.
Page 90 - The living, the living, he shall praise thee ; as I do this day : the father to the children shall make known thy truth, ie thy faithfulness." This last clause makes the whole plain ; and one is ready to wonder, that so much skepticism about the views of the Hebrews in regard to a future state of existence, could have been eked out of the verse in question.
Page 85 - the next verse seems plainly to indicate, that deliverance from temporal death is here meant. It runs thus ; " O God ! the proud are risen up against me ; and the assemblies of violent men have sought after my soul
Page 120 - Ps. 17: 15, As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness ; I shall be satisfied when I awake in thy likeness. Here the Psalmist refers to a distinction, to be made between himself and the prosperous wicked who have a full portion in the present world. Consequently the distinction is not in matters of worldly good; but in something after the present life. So
Page 102 - Jer. 21: 8, I have set before you the way of life, and the way of death. Prov. 5: 5, Her feet go down to death.

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