A Biblical and Theological Dictionary: Explanatory of the History ... and Customs of the Jews ... With an ... Exposition of the Principal Doctrines of Christianity ...

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Carlton & Porter, 1856 - Theology - 1003 pages

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Page 14 - the bottomless pit, and shut him up, and set a seal upon him, that he should deceive the nations no more till the thousand years should be fulfilled : and after that he must be loosed a little season," Rev. xx, 1-3. ABYSSINIAN CHURCH, a branch of the Coptic church, in upper
Page 351 - that they teach no other doctrine but the form of sound words. In like manner he says to Titus, " For this cause left I thee in Crete, that thou shouldest set in order the things that are wanting, and ordain elders in every city, as I had appointed thee,
Page 86 - as it remains at this day so far as concerns the person of the Son of God, who is said to be " begotten of his Father before all worlds; God of God, Light of Light, very God of very God, begotten, not made, of one substance with the Father, by whom all things were made,
Page 144 - It is mentioned only in Psalm xxxvii, 35, 36 : "I have seen the ungodly in great power, and flourishing like a green bay-tree. Yet he passed away, and lo, he was not. Yea, I sought him, but he could not be found." Aben Ezra, Jarchi, Kimchi, Jerom, and some others say that the original may mean only
Page 249 - he sojourned in the land of promise, dwelling in tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob, the heirs with him of the same promise ;" but this " faith" did not respect the fulfilment of the temporal promise ; for St. Paul adds, " they looked for a city which had foundations, whose builder and maker is God,
Page 372 - existence of God, but exhorted them to confidence in his promises, when called by him to contend with mountainous difficulties: "Have faith in God ; for verily I say unto you, that whosoever shall say unto this mountain, Be thou removed, and be thou cast into the sea, and shall not
Page 171 - his people: for the life of the flesh is in the blood; and I have given it to you upon the altar to make atonement for your souls : for it is the blood that maketh an atonement for the soul,
Page 131 - said unto Simon, Seest thou this woman! I entered into thine house ; thou gavest me no water for my feet, but she hath washed my feet with her tears, and wiped them with the hairs of her head. Thou gavest me no kiss ; but this woman, since the
Page 216 - And he spake of trees, from the cedar in Lebanon even unto the hyssop that springeth out of the wall • he spake also of beasts, and of fowl, and of creeping things, and of fishes." All these productions, it is acknowledged, have perished. Again, it is said in 1 Chron. xxix,
Page 180 - caused violent heat, thirst, and inflammation. By divine command " Moses made a serpent of brass," or copper, and " put it upon a pole ; and it came to pass, that if a serpent had bitten any man, when he beheld the serpent of brass, he lived,

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