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Page 77 - And Naboth said to Ahab, The Lord forbid it me, that I should give the inheritance of my fathers unto thee.
Page 27 - And it came to pass, that when Isaac was old, and his eyes were dim, so that he could not see, he called Esau his eldest son, and said unto him, My son: and he said unto him, Behold, here am I.
Page 19 - And the LORD appeared to him by the oaks of Mamre, as he sat at the door of his tent in the heat of the day.
Page 17 - Wishing to know if there were room on the earth on which the foot of man might rest, he opened the window of the ark, and sent forth a raven.
Page 89 - He was not however left entirely without comforters ; three of his friends came to mourn with him and comfort him, but when they saw him so afflicted, they thought he must have been guilty of great sins.
Page 9 - Eden, in the happy state! have described; but the time came when a wicked angel, who had sinned against God, and who had been cast down from heaven, saw them in their state of innocence, and tried to make them as miserable as himself. This wretched spirit hid himself under the form of a serpent, and when Eve was near that tree...
Page 79 - Elijah asked Elisha what he should do for him before he was taken away ; and Elisha asked that a double portion of Elijah's spirit might rest upon him.