Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud : for he is a god ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked. "
Encyclopaedia Britannica; Or A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and ... - Page 358
1823
Full view - About this book

Practical Discourses Concerning the Christian Temper: Being Thirty-eight ...

John Evans - 1825 - 568 pages
...stupidity, and shew their folly to all the people, by an irony, 1 Kings xviii. 27. " Cry aloud," says he, " for he is a god ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is on a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked." Here was no violation of truth, in saying in the matter,...
Full view - About this book

Practical Discourses Concerning the Christian Temper...: To which is Now ...

John Evans - 1825 - 562 pages
...stupidity, and shew their folly to all the people, by an irony, 1 Kings xviii. 27. " Cry aloud," says he, " for he is a god ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is on a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked." . Here was no violation of truth, in saying in the matter,...
Full view - About this book

Elements of Moral Philosophy, Volume 1

Daniel Dewar - 1826
...worshippers of Baal, — irony founded on the notions which the worshippers entertained of their deity. " Cry aloud: for he is a God ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked. And they cried aloud, and cut themselves...
Full view - About this book

Elements of Moral Philosophy and of Christian Ethics, Volume 1

Daniel Dewar - 1826
...worshippers of Baal, — irony founded on the notions which the worshippers entertained of their deity. " Cry aloud : for he is a God ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or per ad venture he sleepeth, and must be awaked. And they cried aloud, and cut themselves...
Full view - About this book

Scripture history, from the Creation to the birth of Christ

Andrew Thomson (of Bristol.) - 1826 - 394 pages
...that answered. And they leaped upon the altar." Elijah therefore mocked them and said, " Cry alond, for he is a god : either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked. And they cried alond, and cat themselves...
Full view - About this book

A Scriptural view of the Catholic question, in remarks upon a petition ...

1826 - 188 pages
...importunate addresses of his besotted priests, when Elijah mocked them and said, "cryaloud, " for Baal is a God ; either he is talking, or he "is pursuing, or he is in a journey, orperadven" ture he sleepeth, and must be awaked."—Nothing is more galling to people,...
Full view - About this book

Oriental observations and occasional criticisms ... illustrating ...

John Callaway - 1827 - 110 pages
...chief sultana, or queen downger. 1 Kings, xviii. 27. And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud ; for he is a god : either...talking, or he is pursuing, or he is on a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked. Homer's deities are represented travelling, disputing,...
Full view - About this book

The Quarterly Christian Spectator

1836 - 698 pages
...in the bible. Elijah was bitterly sarcastic when he said to the prophets of Baal, " Cry aloud ; lor he is a god : either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is on a journey ; or, peradventure, he sleepeth, and must be awaked." The inspired preacher employs irony on a most solemn...
Full view - About this book

Appendix to Lectures on English Grammar: Containing an Additional Number of ...

Joseph Hervey Hull - 1828 - 84 pages
...When the prophet Elijah challenged the priests of Baal to prove the truth of their deity, he mocked them, and said, " Cry aloud, for he is a god ; either...talking, or he is pursuing, or he is on a journey ; or peradventure he sleepeth, and must be awaked." Hyperbole, gives us the highest idea of an object, and...
Full view - About this book

Poetry for Schools: Designed for Reading and Recitation. The Whole Selected ...

Eliza Robbins - 1828 - 408 pages
...answered. And they leaped upon the altar which was made. And it came to pass at noon, that Elijah mocked them, and said, Cry aloud : for he is a god ; either he is talking, or he is pursuing, or he is in a journey, or peradventure he sleepeth,and must be awaked. And they cried aloud, and cut themselves...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF