The Gentile nations: or, The history and religion of the Egyptians, Assyrians, Babylonians, Medes, Persians, Greeks, and Romans, collected from ancient authors and Holy Scripture, and including the recent discoveries in Egyptian, Persian, and Assyrian inscriptions: forming a complete connexion of sacred and profane history, and showing the fulfilment of sacred prophecy, כרך 2
Longman, Brown, Green, and Longmans, 1853
מה אומרים אנשים - כתיבת ביקורת
לא מצאנו ביקורות במקומות הרגילים
מהדורות אחרות - הצג הכל
according afterward Ahriman altar ancient Antony appears appointed army Asia Assyria Athenians Athens Attica augur authority body Caesar called Carthage Carthaginian character Cicero command conduct consul Corinth death defeated deity destroyed Divine doctrines dominion earth Egypt empire enemy equally Etruria Etruscan evil extended fact faith fire fleet genius goddess gods Grecian Greece Greek Hannibal Herodotus honour human idolatry important influence Italy Jugurtha Jupiter king kingdom legends Livy Macedon Macedonian Marius means mind Mithras moral nations obtained Octavius opinion oracle Ormuzd period Persian person philosophy Plato Plutarch political Pompey pontifex maximus possessed priests primitive principal prophecy prophet punishment regarded reign religion religious respecting rites Roman Rome Romulus sacred sacrifice Satanic seems senate Sicily slain Socrates soul sovereign Sparta spirit success supposed supreme Surush Sylla temple Thebes Thessaly tion triad tribes Trojans troops truth whilst whole worship Zeus Zoroaster
עמוד 783 - Now the serpent was more subtle than any beast of the field which the Lord God had made. And he said unto the woman, Yea, hath God said, Ye shall not eat of every tree of the garden?
עמוד 704 - And whereas thou sawest the feet and toes, part of potters' clay, and part of iron, the kingdom shall be divided; but there shall be in it of the strength of the iron, forasmuch as thou sawest the iron mixed with miry clay.
עמוד 559 - God, the immortality of the soul, and a future state of rewards and punishments have be,en esteemed useful engines of government.
עמוד 706 - I considered the horns, and behold, there came up among them another little horn, before whom there were three of the first horns plucked up by the roots : and, behold, in this horn were eyes like the eyes of a man, and a mouth speaking great things.
עמוד 554 - I saw the ram pushing westward, and northward, and southward; so that no beasts might stand before him, neither was there any that could deliver out of his hand; but he did according to his will, and became great.
עמוד 618 - And Cush begat Nimrod : he began to be a mighty one in the earth. He was a mighty hunter before the Lord. Wherefore it is said, even as Nimrod the mighty hunter before the Lord. And the beginning of his kingdom was Babel, and Erech and Accad and Calneh, in the land of Shinar.
עמוד 554 - And as I was considering, behold, an hegoat came from the west, on the face of the whole earth, and touched not the ground : and the goat had a notable horn between his eyes.
עמוד 706 - After this I saw in the night visions, and behold a fourth beast, terrible and powerful, and strong exceedingly ; and it had great iron teeth : it devoured and brake in pieces, and stamped the residue with his feet : and it was diverse from all the beasts that were before it ; and it had ten horns.