The Bible Story Told for Children: From the Time of Abraham to the Time of Christ

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Walker, Fuller, 1866 - Bible - 100 pages

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Page 88 - By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song ; and they that wasted us required of us mirth, saying, Sing us one of the songs of Zion.
Page 88 - If I forget thee, O Jerusalem, Let my right hand forget her cunning. If I do not remember thee, Let my tongue cleave to the roof of my mouth ; If I prefer not Jerusalem above my chief joy.
Page 80 - And the king answered the people roughly, and forsook the old men's counsel that they gave him ; and spake to them after the counsel of the young men, saying, My father made your yoke heavy, and I will add to your yoke ; my father also chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.
Page 45 - I have had before me as a pillar of fire by night and a pillar of cloud by day a policy of true Canadianism, of moderation, of conciliation.
Page 70 - Come to me, and I will give your flesh to the fowls of the air and to the beasts of the field." Then David said to the Philistine, "You come to me with a sword, and with a spear, and with a...
Page 41 - They fill the ditches which are dug to stop them with their bodies, and extinguish by their numbers the fires, which are kindled. They pass over walls and enter the doors and windows of houses, Joel 2: 7 — 9.
Page 71 - Saul hath slain his thousands and David his tens of thousands," Saul was uneasy in the presence of David, and more than once made attempts upon his life.
Page 81 - Jeroboam was afraid to let his people go up to Jerusalem to worship, lest they should be led away from him by the people of Judah.
Page 28 - Canaan ; and, when Jacob heard there was grain in Egypt, he sent his sons to buy some.

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