A Critical and Historical Introduction to the Canonical Scriptures of the Old Testament, Volume 1

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Page 62 - If we may judge from its testimony respecting the Shepherd of Hermas, it was written at the end of the second, or the beginning of the third century...
Page 31 - Amram to Moses ; Moses to Joshua ; Joshua to the Elders ; the Elders to the Prophets ; the Prophets to the Wise Men ; and then from one to the other down to Solomon. The sign of distress is very little different from that of the Freemasons.
Page 60 - Origen, who lived at the end of the second and the beginning of the third century...
Page 53 - Jesus which he spake, teaching gentleness and long-suffering : for thus he said :* ' Be ye merciful, that ye may obtain mercy ; forgive, that it may be forgiven unto you ; as you do, so shall it be done unto you ; as you give, so shall it be given unto you ; as ye judge, so shall ye be judged ; as ye show kindness, so shall kindness be shown unto you : with what measure ye mete, with the same shall it be measured to you.
Page 304 - So they read in the book in the law of God distinctly, and gave the sense, and caused them to understand the reading.
Page 60 - Tertullian, all agree in receiving the four Gospels, the Acts of the Apostles, the thirteen Epistles of Paul, the First Epistles of Peter and John, and the Apocalypse.
Page 288 - James's Treatise on the Corruptions of Scripture, Councils, and Fathers, by the Prelates, Pastors, and Pillars of the Church of Rome.
Page 333 - There be two manner of nations which my heart abhorreth, and the third is no nation: they that sit upon the mountain of Samaria, and they that dwell among the Philistines, and that foolish people that dwell in Sichem.
Page 203 - Hamadani, who flourished towards the end of the third and the beginning of the fourth century...
Page 103 - Wisdom of Solomon, the Wisdom of Jesus the son of Sirach...

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