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Page 294 - And this shall be the plague wherewith the LORD will smite all the people that have fought against Jerusalem; Their flesh shall consume away while they stand upon their feet, and their eyes shall consume away in their holes, and their tongue shall consume away in their mouth.
Page 266 - Woe is me, my mother, that thou hast borne me a man of strife and a man of contention to the whole earth!
Page 79 - even theological truth, has been sunk in a deep well, whence it cannot be drawn forth without much effort." This the wise world has long found out. But these pensive sayings are ill suited for a time when the naked sword is out of its sheath. Each side believed that it was the possessor at least of truth enough to fight for; and what is peculiar in the struggle is that each party and sub-division of a party...
Page 296 - Great Shepherd of the sheep, who, through the blood of the everlasting covenant...
Page xiii - JESUS did, the which, if they should be written, every one, I suppose that even the world itself could not contain the books that should be written.
Page 332 - •In the department of critical exposition, it is long since anything comparable to it has appeared in this country." — Free Church Magazine. Br to. W. Heng-stenberg-. T?GYPT and the BOOKS of MOSES ; or, the Books of Moses Illustrated by the Monuments of Egypt.
Page 332 - THE UNION OF THE HOLY SPIRIT AND THE CHURCH, in the Conversion of the World.
Page 235 - Helmichius himself, as he owned to me, ever did. For I affirm that in the interpretation of the Scriptures Calvin is incomparable, and that his Commentaries are more to be valued than anything that is handed down to us in the Bibliotheca of the Fathers ; so much so, that I concede to him a certain spirit of prophecy [interpretation] in which he stands distinguished above others, above most, yea above all.