An Arabic version of the Acts of the Apostles and the seven Catholic epistles: from an eighth or ninth century ms. in the Convent of St. Catharine on Mount Sinai : with a treatise, On the triune nature of God, with translation from the same codex, Volume 50; Volume 357

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Margaret Dunlop Gibson
C.J. Clay, 1899 - Bibles - 107 pages

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Page 15 - I will declare the decree : the Lord hath said unto me, Thou art my son ; this day have I begotten thee. Ask of me, and I shall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts of the earth for thy possession.
Page 34 - John answered, saying unto them all, I indeed baptize you with water : but one mightier than I cometh, the latchet of whose shoes I am not worthy to unloose : he shall baptize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire...
Page 28 - He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh. The Lord shall have them in derision. Then shall he speak to them in his wrath, and vex them in his sore displeasure.
Page 30 - Rejoice greatly, О daughter of Zion ; shout, О daughter of Jerusalem : behold, thy King cometh unto thee : he is just, and having salvation ; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass.
Page 34 - And I knew him not, but he that sent me to baptize with water, the same said unto me, Upon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descending, and remaining on him, the same is he which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost. And I saw, and bare record that this is the Son of God.
Page 34 - Behold the Lamb of GOD which taketh away the sins of the world. This is he of whom I said, After me cometh a man, which is preferred before me : for he was before me.
Page 25 - When did the eyes of the blind see, and the ears of the deaf hear, and the feet of the lame come on like a hart, and the tongues of the dumb speak plainly, save when the Christ appeared to us...
Page 10 - Our God shall come, and shall not keep silence: a fire shall devour before him, and it shall be very tempestuous round about him.
Page 10 - Blessed is He that cometh in the Name of the Lord. God is the Lord, and He hath appeared unto us.
Page 2 - ... comprising the older Scripture, and if the writer had not in many cases deliberately imitated the style of the Koran and used its perspicuous language. For example, he begins his discourse with an imitation of the Fatha, or opening chapter of the Koran, as the following sentences will show : We ask thee, O God, by thy mercy and thy power, to put us among those who know thy truth and follow thy will and [fear] thy wrath and adore thy excellent names in thy sublime attributes. Thou art the compassionate,...

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