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" Few passages can be cited in the oratory of modern times of a more electrical effect than the singularly felicitous and striking allusion to Mr. Pitt's resisting the torrent of Jacobin principles : — " He stood between the living and the dead, and the... "
Court of Queen's Bench Ireland: A Report of the Proceedings on an Indictment ... - Page 354
1844 - 987 pages
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Short Sayings of Great Men: With Historical and Explanatory Notes

Anecdotes - 1882 - 610 pages
...him, " Mr. Pitt preferred power to principle ; " but of his resistance to Jacobinical principles, " He stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed." Fox said of his rival's speech on the renewal of the war with France, in 1803, "He has spoken...
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Communion memories, the record of some sacrammental Sundays, including an ...

John Ross MacDuff - 1885
...words of another, " was from a cloudless April sky in the courts of the Temple." Like another Aaron, " He stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed." In the lowly emblem of our text, the Corn of Wheat dies, and becomes the life of a perishing...
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Contributions of the Old Residents' Historical Association, Lowell ..., Volume 2

Old Residents' Historical Association of Lowell (Mass.) - Lowell (Mass.) - 1888
...the unremitting care, the fidelity and patience with which the good physician ministered unto them. ' He stood between the living and the dead and the plague was staid.' ' This was only one of the many of the duties which he performed as a public medical benefactor...
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The Life and Times of Cotton Mather

Abijah Perkins Marvin - 1892 - 582 pages
...zealous for my sake among them." 3. "What may be done by one minister ? " Aaron was but one man, yet he stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed. A volume came out in London in 1695 which may properly be connected with this year, because...
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The Quiver

1894
...close to the tomb of Catherine Mompesson in Eyam churchyard. It bears the very appropriate text«: "And he stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed" ; " For the work of Christ he came nigh unto death, hazarding his life " ; and the brief statement...
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Home Readings for All Seasons ...

English literature - 1894 - 952 pages
...close to the tomb of Catherine Mompesson in Eyam churchyard. It bears the very appropriate texts: "And he stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed " : " For the work of Christ he came nigh unto death, hazarding his life " ; and the brief statement...
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The Documents of the Hexateuch: The Deuteronomical writers and the priestly ...

William Edward Addis - Bible - 1898
...had begun among the people, but he put in the incense and made propitiation for the people. 13. Thus he stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed. 14. But they that died of the plague were fourteen thou sand, seven hundred, besides those...
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A Popular Handbook on the Origin, History, and Structure of Liturgies

John Comper - Liturgics - 1898 - 216 pages
...and put Num. xvi. 4s. on incense, and made an atonement for the people, smitten with the plague. " He stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed." Outram, as quoted by Mr Willis, well says : "As the Jewish high priest was a shadowy image...
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A Necrology of the Physicians of Lowell and Vicinity, 1826-1898: Prepared ...

David Nelson Patterson - Obituaries - 1899 - 121 pages
...unremitting 97 care, the fidelity and patience with which the good physician ministered unto them. 'He stood between the living and the dead and the plague was staid.' " This was only one of the many of the duties which he performed as a public medical benefactor...
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The Central Literary Magazine, Volume 14

1899
...periods we frequently catch the echo of the magnificent outbursts of the Hebrew prophets and poets. " He stood between the living and the dead, and the plague was stayed " (Numbers xvi.), said Wilberforce, describing Pitt's unwavering opposition to the revolutionary...
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