History of Brazil, Volume 2

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Longman, Hurst, Rees, and Orme, 1817

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Page 702 - And he took him aside from the multitude, and put his fingers into his ears, and he spit, and touched his tongue; and looking up to heaven, he sighed, and saith unto him, Ephphatha, that is, Be opened.
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