The Philosophy of History: Or A Philosophical and Historical Dissertation, on the Origin, Manners, Customs, and Religion of the Different Nations, and People, of Antiquity; with a Clear and Concise Exposition, of the Usages, and Opinions Common Amongst Them: And, in Particular, of Their Religious Rites, Ceremonies, and Superstitions: Interspersed with a Great Variety of Other Useful and Highly Interesting Matter ...
T. North, 1829 - 326 من الصفحات
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Abraham adopted ages Alexander ancient animals antiquity appear Arabia Arabia Petraea Arabs Asia Babylon Bacchus barbarous believe Bramins called celebrated ceremonies Chaldeans CHAPTER Chinese Christian Clement of Alexandria Colchis common custom death Deucalion devils divine doubt earth Egypt Egyptians emperors empire erected Euphrates existence fables fact father favour Flavius Josephus Gauls gods Greece Greeks heaven Hebrews Herodotus historian holy honour human hundred idea India inhabitants Jerusalem Jewish Jews Josephus king language laws learned live Lord Midhurst Midian miracles Moses mysteries Nabonassar nature neighbours never Ogyges opinion oracles Pentateuch Persians Petworth Phoenicians possessed prayers predictions present day pretended Priapus priests probable prodigies prophet Pulborough punishments race reign religion respect Romans Rome sacred Sanchoniathon Scythians serpent Sibyl signifies soul speak species Storrington superstition Syria temple thing thou thousand tion truth Vespasian wandering word worship Zoroaster
الصفحة 291 - Hell from beneath is moved for thee to meet thee at thy coming: it stirreth up the dead for thee, even all the chief ones of the earth ; it hath raised up from their thrones all the kings of the nations.
الصفحة 292 - And the angels which kept not their first estate, but left their own habitation, he hath reserved in everlasting chains under darkness, unto the judgment of the great day.
الصفحة 185 - ... and had a wall great and high, and had twelve gates, and at the gates twelve angels, and names written thereon, which are the names of the twelve tribes of the children of Israel.
الصفحة 294 - There were giants in the earth in those days ; and also after that, when the sons of God came in unto the daughters of men, and they bare children to them, the same became mighty men which were of old, men of renown.
الصفحة 292 - And Enoch also, the seventh from Adam, prophesied of these, saying, Behold, the Lord cometh with ten thousands of His saints, to execute judgment upon all, and to convince all that are ungodly among them of all their ungodly deeds which they have ungodly committed, and of all their hard speeches which ungodly sinners have spoken against Him.
الصفحة 264 - PLEAD thou my cause, O Lord, with them that strive with me, and fight thou against them that fight against me. 2 Lay hand upon the shield and buckler, and stand up to help me. 3 Bring forth the spear, and stop the way against them that persecute me : say unto my soul, I am thy salvation.
الصفحة 265 - I will bring my people again, as I did from Basan ; mine own will I bring again, as I did sometime from the deep of the sea. 23 That thy foot may be dipped in the blood of thine enemies, and that the tongue of thy dogs may be red through the same.
الصفحة 265 - God shall wound the head of his enemies, and the hairy scalp of such a one as goeth on still in his wickedness.