The Witness of the Psalms to Christ and Christianity

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John Murray, 1878 - Bible - 400 pages
 

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Contents

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Page 45 - Yet, after all, who uttered the sentence, 'Those Mine enemies, who would not that I should reign over them, bring hither and slay them before Me ' ? ' Who is to say, ' Depart from Me, ye cursed;' ' Depart from Me, all ye workers of iniquity,' in the words of the 6th Psalm ? 2
Page 329 - were no Liturgical Psalms before the Exile. But in Jeremiah a time is foretold when shall be heard ' the voice of joy, and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride, the voice of them that shall say, Praise the Lord of Hosts, for
Page 207 - or set them down among those fore-intended employments of it in worship which would lead us to a conviction of the working of a Divine purpose. The utterances of the Psalms, indeed, have exercised a great influence upon Christian devotion. Evening, and morning, and at noon, Will I pray and cry aloud : And lie shall hear my voice.
Page 283 - in the Apocalypse:— Satan shall be loosed out of his prison, and shall go out to deceive the nations . . . And they went up on the breadth of the earth, and compassed the camp of the Saints about . . . and fire came down from God out of heaven and devoured them.
Page 281 - rejoice, and let the earth be glad : Let the sea roar, and the fulness thereof. Let the field be joyful, and all that is therein : Then shall all the trees of the wood rejoice before the Lord.
Page 48 - Babylon the Great is fallen, is fallen. . . . Reward her even as she rewarded you: and double unto her double according to her works.' * No one at this time can, of course, be ignorant of the impression which has been produced upon all later expositions of these Psalms by the words of Herder, in his
Page 282 - against them that oppress the Church':— They have consulted together with one consent: they are confederate against Thee: The tabernacles of Edom and the Ishmaelites. . . . O my God ... as the fire burneth a wood, and as the flame setteth the mountains on fire; so persecute them with Thy tempest. 1
Page 104 - though we be tied and bound with the chain of our sins. And over all is that strange refrain, full of longing as of watchers looking for the break of dawn in some dark sky — More than watchers for the morning, Watching for the morning.
Page 271 - I will utter dark sayings of old : Which we have heard and known, And our fathers have told us. We will not hide from their children, Showing to the generation to come The praises of the Lord, and His strength.
Page 179 - Upon Thy right hand did stand the queen in gold of Ophir. Hearken, O daughter, and consider, and incline thine ear; Forget also thine own people, and thy father's house.

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