What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
Acts Ananias ancient Antilibanus Antioch Apostle Arab Arabia arch architectural Aretas authority Awaaj Barada Bashan beauty Bozrah buildings called character Christian Cloth Boards colonnaded Conybeare and Howson Corinthian order court Damascene Damascus desert distance east eastern Epistles of St ethnarch feet fertile Five foliage formed gates gateway Gaulanitis Ghutah Greco-Syrian Greeks and Syrians height Hermon Herod Herod Antipas Hieromax History house of Judas Jebel Jerusalem Jewish Jews Jordan Josephus Judaea Kings Land of Israel miles mountain municipium natural Paul Paul's visit perhaps pillars plain population Porter portion prayer preach prefect of Syria present probably quoted range region religion religious Roman Rome route ruler sacred scarcely scene Scripture Scythopolis Seleucid side Sinai and Palestine sojourn Stanley Strabo stream streets synagogues Syrian city temple Tiberius tion town Trachonitis tract traveller Tristram Vitellius Vitringa walls worship xviii xxii yards Zenodorus
Page 131 - Which things are an allegory : for these are the two covenants ; the one from the mount Sinai, which gendereth to bondage, which is Agar. • For this Agar is mount Sinai in Arabia, and answereth to Jerusalem which now is, and is in bondage with her children. But Jerusalem which is above is free, which is the mother of us all.
Page 127 - Whereupon, O king Agrippa, I was not disobedient unto the heavenly vision : but shewed first unto them of Damascus, and at Jerusalem, and throughout all the coasts of Judaea, and then to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, and do works meet for repentance.
Page 122 - Brother Saul, the Lord, even Jesus, that appeared unto thee in the way as thou earnest, hath sent me, that thou mightest receive thy sight, and be filled with the Holy Ghost. And immediately there fell from his eyes as it had been scales: and he received sight forthwith, and arose, and was baptized.
Page 52 - I will buy with you, sell with you, talk with you, walk with you, and so following ; but I will not eat with you, drink with you, nor pray with you.
Page 121 - Arise, and go into the street which is called Straight, and inquire in the house of Judas for one called Saul of Tarsus; for behold he prayeth, and hath seen in a vision a man named Ananias, coming in, and putting his hand on him, that he might receive his sight.