Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Shall there be evil in the City, and the Lord hath not done it? "
Lowe's Edinburgh magazine - Page 466
1847
Full view - About this book

Held Captive by Indians: Selected Narratives, 1642-1836

Richard VanDerBeets - History - 1994 - 374 pages
...should be ready to run out against the Heathen, but the Scripture would quiet me again, Amos 3. 6, Shal there be evil in the City, and the Lord hath not done it? The Lord help me to make a right improvement of His Word, and that I might learn that great lesson,...
Limited preview - About this book

Early American Writing

Giles B. Gunn - Fiction - 1994 - 629 pages
...say? God seemed to leave his People to themselves, and order all things for his own holy ends. Shal there be evil in the City and the Lord hath not done it?19 They are not grieved for the affliction of Joseph, therefore shal they go Captive, with the first...
Limited preview - About this book

The English Literatures of America, 1500-1800

Myra Jehlen, Michael Warner - History - 1997 - 1118 pages
...should be ready to run out against the heathen, but the scripture would quiet me again, Amos 3. 6, sugar sweet then! my Deare sweet Lord, I see Saints Heaven-los The Lord help me to make a right improvement of His word, and that I might learn that great lesson,...
Limited preview - About this book

The Biography of Satan

Kersey Graves - 1997 - 160 pages
...all these things" (Isaiah). Could 42 language be more explicit than this? And the prophet Amos asks, "Shall there be evil in the city, and the Lord hath not done itf " And Job speaks in the same strain, and puts forth the same doctrine: "We receive good at the...
Limited preview - About this book

Women's Indian Captivity Narratives

Kathryn Zabelle Derounian-Stodola - Fiction - 1998 - 356 pages
...should be ready to run out against the Heathen, but that Scripture would quiet me again, Amos 3. 6. Shall there be evil in the City, and the Lord hath not done it? The Lord help me to make a right improvement of his word, and that I might learn that great lesson,...
Limited preview - About this book

The Wages of Sin: Sex and Disease, Past and Present

Peter L. Allen - Health & Fitness - 2000 - 202 pages
...BODINGS OF A DESOLATING JUDGMENT "Shall a trumpet be blown in the City, and the people not be afraid? Shall there be evil in the City, and the Lord hath not done it?" With these words from the book of Amos, Thomas Vincent began his 1667 pamphlet God's Terrible Voice...
Limited preview - About this book

Americana: The Americas in the World Around 1850 (or 'seeing the Elephant ...

James Dunkerley - History - 2000 - 642 pages
...degraded by superstition, and siftfed] as chaff from wheat the vicious out of mixed populations ... shall there be evil in the city and the Lord hath not done it'.7' Yet the president of the neighbouring Wisconsin State Medical Society was only addressing one...
Limited preview - About this book

Feminist Theory and Literary Practice

Deborah L. Madsen - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 253 pages
...to both personal and communal admonition. She reminds us of the scriptural warning that there cannot 'be evil in the city and the Lord hath not done it' (p. 58). Through providence God manipulates the agents of evil for the scourging of his chosen people...
Limited preview - About this book

Nemesis Divina: (Edited and Translated with Explanatory Notes by M.J. Petry)

Carl von Linné - Foreign Language Study - 2001 - 483 pages
...understanding: nor yet favour to men of skill; but time and chance happeneth to them all. Amos 3: 6: Shall there be evil in the city, and the Lord hath not done it? Let it go as it goes, it goes as God wills. Ecclesiasticus 1 8: 4: To whom hath he given power to declare...
Limited preview - About this book

A Body of Doctrinal Divinity: Or a System of Evangelical Truths

John Gill - Religion - 2001 - 732 pages
...follow it, are by the providence of God. In this sense are we to understand the prophet when he says, Shall there be evil in the city, and the Lord hath not done it? Amos iii. 6. he means any public calamity, affliction, and distress ; even cities themselves come to...
Limited preview - About this book




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