A true and faithful relation of the sufferings of ... mr. Alexander Shields, written with his own hand

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Page 111 - For they vex you with their wiles, wherewith they have beguiled you in the matter of Peor, and in the matter of Cozbi, the daughter of a prince of Midian, their sister, which was slain in the day of the plague for Peor's sake.
Page 110 - And they shall be as mighty men, which tread down their enemies in the mire of the streets in the battle : and they shall fight, because the Lord is with them, and the riders on horses shall be confounded.
Page 108 - And the remnant of Jacob shall be among the Gentiles in the midst of many people as a lion among the beasts of the forest, as a young lion among the flocks of sheep : who, if he go through, both treadeth down, and teareth in pieces, and none can deliver.
Page 102 - Zebulun and Naphtali were a people that jeoparded their lives unto the death In the high places of the field.
Page 111 - Thou shalt surely smite the inhabitants of that city with the edge of the sword, destroying it utterly, and all that is therein, and the cattle thereof, with the edge of the sword.
Page 116 - For strangers are risen up against me, and oppressors seek after my soul : they have not set God before them. Selah. 4 Behold, God is mine helper : the Lord is with them that uphold my soul.
Page 118 - Let the high praises of God be in their mouth, and a two — edged sword in their hand; To execute vengeance upon the heathen, and punishments upon the people; To bind their kings with chains, and their nobles with fetters of iron; To execute upon them the judgment written: this honour have all his saints.
Page 109 - Then said I, What come these to do? And he spake, saying, These are the horns which have scattered Judah, so that no man did lift up his head : but these are come to fray them, to cast out the horns of the Gentiles, which lifted up their horn over the land of Judah to scatter it.
Page 99 - Moreover, he made high Places in the Mountains of Judah, and caufed the Inhabitants of Jerufalem to commit Fornication, and compelled Judah thereto. 12 And there came a WRITING to him from ELIJAH the Prophet, faying, Thus faith the LORD GOD of David thy Father, Becaufe thou haft not WALKED in the WAYS of...
Page 4 - Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish from the way, when his wrath is kindled. — Ps. ii. 10—12. He shall cut off the spirit of princes : and is terrible to the kings of the earth.

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