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" For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? "
Sermons - Page 129
by Hugh Blair - 1820
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Sentimental Beauties from the Writings of Dr. Blair: Selected with a View to ...

Hugh Blair - English literature - 1798 - 326 pages
...the effect which a change of condition may produce on his moral character and his eternal interefts; how can he know what is good for him all the days of his vain life, ivbicb. fpendeth a Jhadyw. Inftead therefore of la-. menting this ignorance only, he fhould confider...
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Sacred hours; or, Extracts for private devotion & meditation

Sacred hours - 1804
...for thou dost not enquire wisely concerning this. For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow? for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun? For he knoweth not that which shall be...
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Select parts of the holy Bible, for the use of the negro slaves, in the ...

1807
...increase vanity, v. hat is man the better ''. 12 For who knoweth what 2.1 good for nun in tin-, life, all all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow :' for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun ? CHAP. VII. 1 Remedies against vanity,...
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Sermons,

Hugh Blair, James Finlayson - Presbyterian Church - 1808
...placed at- the head of the greatest empire in the East. Who knoweth 'what is good for man in this life ? all the days of his vain life, which he spendeth as a: shadow. An extensive contemplation of human affairs will lead us to this conclusion, Thatj among the different...
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The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments; Together with the ...

1809 - 959 pages
...? CHAP, vi, vii. Remedies against vanity. SST 12 For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow ? for who can tell a man what shall be after him under the sun ? CHAP. VII. 1 Remedies against vanity,...
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Pneumatologia: Or, A Discourse Concerning the Holy Spirit, Wherein an ...

John Owen - Holy Spirit - 1810 - 338 pages
...the matter of our prayers, we know not : ' For who knoweth what is good for man? in this life, •U the days of his vain life, which he spendeth as a shadow I' — In these, also, we need to be • taught of God.' 2. The Spirit of God alone acquaints us with...
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Something, Volume 1

James Fennell - 1809
...5, 1810. [VoL. I. WHAT IS GOOD FOR MAN > " Far -wko kno-aeth -what it good for man in thw life, att the days of his vain life, which he spendeth as a shado-w ?" WE listened to an excellent sermon delivered on this text last sunday, and our subsequent reflections...
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A Commentary on the Book of Ecclesiastes: Never Before Published Separately

Edward Reynolds - Bible - 1811 - 404 pages
...occasion of his greater misery, Rom. i. 22 ; 2 Pet. ii. 18, 19 ; Rom. vi. 21 ; Prov. i. 13, 18, 19. — " All the days of his vain life which he spendeth as a shadow?" If by chance, rather than by choice, he happens to take that way and course which was best for him...
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The Christian's Magazine: Designed to Promote the Knowledge and ..., Volume 4

John Mitchell Mason - Religion - 1811
...sentiment expressed by Solomon, Eccl. vi. 12. " For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life, which he spendeth as a shadow?" We are but ill judges of our own happiness. We often desire, with great earnestness, objects, which,...
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The Christian's Magazine, Volume 4

John Mitchell Mason - Religion - 1811
...sentiment expressed by Solomon, Eccl. vi. 152. " For who knoweth what is good for man in this life, all the days of his vain life, which he spendeth as a shadow?" We are but ill judges of our own happiness. We often desire, w'ith great earnestnrs9, objects, which,...
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