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Page 147 - He shall not depart out of darkness; the flame shall dry up his branches, and by the breath of his mouth shall he go away.
Page 106 - Greeks, showed some iavor to that sect, in order to make use of them in his conquest of the country. He even prevailed upon their patriarch Benjamin to emerge from his desert and hold a conference with him ; and subsequently declared that " he had never conversed with a Christian priest of more innocent manners or venerable aspect.