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Page 87 - For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness.
Page 53 - It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him a helper fit for him. So out of the ground the Lord God formed every beast of the field and every bird of the air, and brought them to the man to see what he would call them; and whatever the man called every living creature, that was its name.
Page 58 - You will not surely die. For God knows that when you eat of it your eyes will be opened, and you will be like God, knowing good and evil.
Page 289 - I will say of the LORD, He is my refuge and my fortress : My God; in him will I trust. Surely he shall deliver thee from the snare of the fowler, And from the noisome pestilence.
Page 289 - For he shall give his angels charge over thee, to keep thee in all thy ways. They shall bear thee up in their hands, lest thou dash thy foot against a stone.
Page 104 - Whoever sheds the blood of man, by man shall his blood be shed; for God made man in his own image.
Page 268 - Since God has made all this known to you, there is no one as intelligent and wise as you. 40 You will be over my house, and all my people will obey your commands. Only with regard to the throne will I be greater than you.
Page 186 - And he said, • Take now thy son, thine only son Isaac, whom thou lovest, and get thee into the land of Mori ah ; and offer him there for a burntoffering upon one of the mountains which I will tell thee of.
Page 220 - God give thee of the dew of heaven, and of the fatness of the earth, and plenty of corn and wine: let peoples serve thee, and nations bow down to thee: be lord over thy brethren, and let thy mother's sons bow down to thee : cursed be every one that curseth thee, and blessed be every one that blesseth thee.