Miraculous Prophecies and Predictions of Eminent Men, from the Earliest Records: Relating to the Revolutions of Empires and Kingdoms, Particularly England and France, with a Picture of Present Times

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Edwards and Knibb, 1821 - 254 pages
 

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Page 253 - And there shall be signs in the sun and in the moon and in the stars, and upon the earth distress of nations with perplexity, the sea and the waves roaring, men's hearts failing them for fear and for looking after those things which are coming on the earth ; for the powers of heaven shall be shaken.
Page 232 - Ye friends to truth, ye statesmen who survey The rich man's joys increase, the poor's decay, 'Tis yours to judge, how wide the limits stand Between a splendid and a happy land. Proud swells...
Page 107 - For they have shed the blood of saints and prophets, and thou hast given them blood to drink ; for they are worthy.
Page 185 - For, behold, I create new heavens and a new earth: And the former shall not be remembered, nor come into mind. But be ye glad and rejoice for ever in that which I create: For, behold, I create Jerusalem a rejoicing, and her people a joy.
Page 92 - Here is the patience of the saints: here are they that keep the commandments of God, and the faith of Jesus.
Page 21 - He shall have dominion also from sea to sea, and from the river unto the ends of the earth.
Page 52 - And the same hour was there a great earthquake, and the tenth part of the city fell, and in the earthquake were slain of men seven thousand: and the remnant were affrighted, and gave glory to the God of heaven.
Page 228 - When I consider that those parliaments (the members of which are all created by the court, the presidents of which can act only by immediate direction) presume even to mention privileges and freedom, who, till of late, received directions from the throne with implicit humility; when this is considered, I cannot help fancying that the genius of freedom has entered that kingdom in disguise. If they have but three weak monarchs more successively on the throne, the mask will be laid aside, and the country...
Page 198 - Behold, I will make them of the synagogue of satan, who say they are Jews, and are not, but do lie ; behold, I will make them to come and worship before thy feet, and to know that I have loved thee.
Page 85 - And the ten horns which thou sawest are ten kings, which have received no kingdom as yet ; but receive power as kings one hour with the beast.

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