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Page 114 - Beautiful for situation, the joy of the whole earth, is mount Zion, on the sides of the north, the city of the great King.
Page 33 - And the children of Israel cried unto the LORD : for he had nine hundred chariots of iron ; and twenty years he mightily oppressed the children of Israel.
Page 339 - ... till they were spoiled and carried out of their land, and were scattered through all the earth: yet there remained a small people, and a ruler in the house of David: 16 Of whom some did that which was pleasing to God, and some multiplied sins. 17 Ezekias fortified his city, and brought in water into the midst thereof: he digged the hard rock with iron, and made wells for waters.
Page 114 - The Lord bless thee, and keep thee; the Lord make his face to shine upon thee, and give thee peace.
Page 106 - Towards the end of the first or the beginning of the second century after Christ, these lands were incorporated in the Roman empire.
Page 120 - Our fathers, who were in this place, turned their backs to the Temple and their faces to the east, but we lift our eyes to God.
Page 122 - Israel, thy people, hath sinned, done perversely, and transgressed before thee, as it is written in the law of Moses, thy servant, ' For this day he will expiate for you, to purge you from all your sins, that ye may be clean before the Lord.
Page 116 - ... were brought, they blew nine times more. On the eve of the Sabbath, they blew six times more : thrice to interdict the people from doing work, and thrice to separate the holy day from the work day.