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The Book of Koheleth, Commonly Called Ecclesiastes, Considered in Relation ...
Charles Henry H Wright
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Aboth according adduced Arab Ben Sira Book of Ecclesiastes Book of Esther Book of Koheleth Book of Proverbs Book of Wisdom Bottcher Buddhism Canon Chron clause comp Compare considers critics death Delitzsch notes Delitzsch observes evil Ewald existence Exod explained expression Ezra fact favour fool Ges.-Kautzsch Ginsburg Glossary Graetz Greek Hartmann heart Hebrew Hence Herzfeld Hitzig Holy interpretation Isaiah Israel Jerusalem Jewish judgment Kalisch king Knobel latter maintains meaning Midrash Mishna note on chap noun occurs Old Testament participle passage Pessimism philosopher phrase prophets Prov Proverbs Rabbi reading reference regarded remarks Renan rendering Sanhedrin says Schopenhauer Scriptures sense Shammai signification Sira Solomonic authorship Song of Songs speaks spoken Symm Synagogue Talmud Targ Targum things thou translation vanity verb verse viii Vulg wise word writer Zockler
Page 20 - Refrain from these men, and let them alone: for if this counsel or this work be of men, it will be overthrown ; but if it is of God, ye will not be able to overthrow them ; lest haply ye be
Page 271 - Ah sad and strange, as in dark summer dawns The earliest pipe of half-awakened birds To dying ears, when unto dying eyes The casement slowly grows a glimmering square ; So sad, so strange the days that are no more."— The Princess.
Page 212 - A noble army, men and boys, The matron and the maid, Around the Saviour's throne rejoice, In robes of light arrayed ; They climbed the steep ascent of heaven, Through peril, toil, and pain ; O God ! to us may grace be given,
Page 231 - a land of darkness and of the shadow of death, a land of darkness, as darkness itself, and of the shadow of death, without any order, and where the light is as darkness
Page 239 - For the stars of heaven and the constellations thereof shall not give their light. The sun shall be darkened in his going forth, and the moon shall not cause her light to shine.
Page 240 - Before their face the people shall be much pained ; all faces shall gather blackness. The earth shall quake before them ; the heavens shall tremble: the sun and the moon shall be dark, and the stars shall withdraw their shining.
Page 203 - Answer not a fool according to his folly, lest thou also be like unto him. Answer a fool according to his folly, lest he be wise in his own conceit.
Page 63 - Righteous art thou, O Lord, when I plead with thee; yet let me talk with thee of thy judgments : wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper ? Wherefore are all they happy that deal very treacherously ?
Page 166 - You gaze TO-DAY while You are You—how then To-MORROW, You, when shall be You no more ? " Waste not your Hour, nor in the vain pursuit Of This and That endeavour and dispute ; Better be jocund with the fruitful grape Than sadden after none, or bitter, Fruit