Christian Researches in Asia: With Notices of the Translation of the Scriptures Into the Oriental Languages
J. Smith ... and sold by J. Deighton, Cambridge; and Cadell and Davies ... London., 1811 - 270 pages
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Page 178 - And they shall fall by the edge of the sword, and shall be led away captive into all nations : and Jerusalem shall be trodden down of the Gentiles until the times of the Gentiles be fulfilled.
Page 150 - Verily I say unto you, Wheresoever this gospel shall be preached throughout the whole world, this also that she hath done shall be spoken of for a memorial of her.
Page 157 - But when it pleased God, who separated me from my mother's womb, and called me by his grace, to reveal his Son in me, that I might preach him among the heathen; immediately I conferred not with flesh and blood: neither went I up to Jerusalem to them which were apostles before me; but I went into Arabia, and returned again unto Damascus.
Page 178 - But the court which is without the temple leave out, and measure it not; for it is given unto the Gentiles: and the holy city shall they tread under foot forty and two months.
Page 206 - Man ; the field is the world ; the good seed are the children of the kingdom ; but the tares are the children of the wicked one ; the enemy that sowed them is the Devil ; the harvest is the end of the \vorld ; and the reapers are the angels.
Page 179 - All ye inhabitants of the world, and dwellers on the earth, see ye, when he lifteth up an ensign on the mountains ; and when he bloweth a trumpet, hear ye.
Page 204 - The last prediction, which is the clearest and strongest of all, " They shall not teach every man his neigh" bour, saying, Know the Lord, for ALL shall " know him, from the least to the greatest," is expressly quoted by the Apostle Paul, Heb.
Page 163 - Ye hypocrites, ye can discern the face of the sky and of the earth ; but how is it that ye do not discern this time?