The land and the Book; or, Biblical illustrations drawn from the manners and customs, the scenes and scenery, of the Holy land. Central Palestine and Phœnicia (Google eBook)
T. Nelson, 1883
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Acre amongst ancient appears Arabs Banias beautiful Bedawin Beisan Bible Biblical built called Capernaum Carmel castle church cliffs columns Crusaders descend east entire Esdraelon farther flocks Galilee Gennesaret Gerizim Gibeon Hasbany Hasbeiya Hebrew Hermon hill Holy hour Huleh hundred feet Hunin inhabitants Israel Jacob Jaulan Jenin Jerusalem Jesus Jews Jezreel Jordan Josephus Josh Joshua Kedesh Kefr Kenites Khan Kings Kishon lake land Lebanon Lord Luke mentioned Midianites miles modern Moslem mountain Nablus Naphtali narrative Nazareth Palestine passed plain probably prophet proverbs region remains ride ridge river road rock Roman round ruins sacred Samaria Samaritans says scene Sea of Galilee seen Shechem Sheikh shore side Sidon Sisera Solomon stone suppose Tabor Tell temple tents thou thousand Tiberias tombs town trees tribes Tyre unto valley valley of Jezreel village Wady walls wild
Page 39 - Entreat me not to leave thee, or to return from following after thee : for whither thou goest, I will go ; and where thou lodgest I will lodge : thy people shall be my people, and thy God my God: " Where thou diest, will I die, and there will I be buried; the Lord do so to me, and more also, if aught but death part thee and me.
Page 588 - Let Asher be blessed with children ; Let him be acceptable to his brethren, And let him dip his foot in oil. Thy shoes shall be iron and brass ; And as thy days, so shall thy strength be.
Page 508 - He bowed the heavens also, and came down: and darkness was under his feet. And he rode upon a cherub and did fly : yea, he did fly upon the wings of the wind.
Page 213 - ... spirits of devils, working miracles, which go forth unto the kings of the earth and of the whole world, to gather them to the battle of that great day of God Almighty.
Page 80 - I believe in God, the Father Almighty, maker of heaven and earth. And in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord ; who was conceived by the Holy Ghost, born of the Virgin Mary...
Page 86 - ... and all that heard him were astonished at his understanding and answers. And when they saw him they were amazed, and his mother said unto him, Son, why hast thou thus dealt with us ? Behold, thy father and I have sought thee, sorrowing.
Page 112 - Therefore I will make Samaria as an heap of the field, and as plantings of a vineyard: and I will pour down the stones thereof into the valley, and I will discover the foundations thereof.
Page 52 - This will be the manner of the king that shall reign over you: He will take your sons, and appoint them for himself, for his chariots, and to be his horsemen: and some shall run before his chariots. And he will appoint him captains over thousands, and captains over fifties; and will set them to ear his ground, and to reap his harvest, and to make his instruments of war, and instruments of his chariots. And he will take your daughters to be confectionaries, and to be cooks, and to be bakers.