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Old Testament Narratives: Selected and Edited, with an Introduction and Notes
Charles Elbert Rhodes
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Old Testament Narratives: Selected and Edited, with an Introduction and ...
Charles Elbert Rhodes
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Aaron Abraham according answered Assyria Babylon behold Bible blessed bowed bread brethren bring brother brought called Canaan child children of Israel commanded Daniel daughter David delivered destroyed dream earth Egyptians Elijah Esther evil eyes face father fear field gave give given gods gold hand hath head heard heart heaven Hebrew hundred Isaac Jacob Jehovah Jehovah said unto Jerusalem Jews Jonathan Joseph Joshua Judah Judg king king's kingdom laid land of Egypt living lord month Moses night pass Pharaoh Philistines pray thee priests prophets returned river Samuel Saul saying sent serve seven sight smote Solomon sons speak spirit stone stood story sword tell thereof thing thou hast thou shalt thousand thy servant told took turned unto Jehovah unto Moses unto thee voice wife woman
Page 94 - And the Lord said, I have surely seen the affliction of my people which are in Egypt, and have heard their cry by reason of their task-masters; for I know their sorrows. And I am come down to deliver them...
Page 25 - And the Lord God said unto the serpent, Because thou hast done this, thou art cursed above all cattle, and above every beast of the field: upon thy belly shalt thou go, and dust shalt thou eat all the days of thy life: And I will put enmity between thee and the woman, and between thy seed and her seed; it shall bruise thy head, and thou shalt bruise his heel.
Page 126 - And mount Sinai was altogether on a smoke, because the Lord descended upon it in fire: and the smoke thereof ascended as the smoke of a furnace, and the whole mount quaked greatly.
Page 40 - And they came to the place which God had told him of ; and Abraham built an altar there, and laid the wood in order, and bound Isaac his son, and laid him on the altar, upon the wood. And Abraham stretched forth his hand, and took the knife to slay his son. And the angel of the Lord called unto him out of heaven, and said, Abraham, Abraham : and he said, Here am I.
Page 245 - There were two men in one city ; the one rich, and the other poor. The rich man had exceeding many flocks and herds: but the poor man had nothing, save one little ewe lamb, which he had bought and nourished up : and it grew up together with him, and with his children; it did eat of his own meat, and drank of his own cup, and lay in his bosom, and was unto him as a daughter.
Page 202 - And the LORD said unto Samuel, Hearken unto the voice of the people in all that they say unto thee : for they have not rejected thee, but they have rejected me, that I should not reign over them.
Page 125 - Thus shalt thou say to the house of Jacob, and tell' the children of Israel ; Ye have seen what I did unto the Egyptians, and how I bare you on eagles' wings, and brought you unto myself. Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people : for all the earth is mine : And ye shall be unto me a kingdom of priests, and an holy nation.
Page 34 - And they said, Go to, let us build us a city and a tower, whose top may reach unto heaven; and let us make us a name, lest we be scattered abroad upon the face of the whole earth.
Page 40 - And Isaac spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father: and he said, here am I, my son. And he said, Behold, the fire and the wood: but where is the lamb for a burnt offering?