Biographical Notices of Some of the Most Distinguished Jewish Rabbies: And Translations of Portions of Their Commentaries, and Other Works, with Illustrative Introductions and Notes
Biographical notices of Jarchi, Judah Hallevi, Aben Ezra, Maimonides, David Kimchi, Abarbanel, and Saadias the Gaon.
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Aben Ezra Abraham according angel appear applied Assyria bear behold blessed Book called captivity cause chap character Christians commanded COMMENTARY David death denotes dream earth employed English evident explained exposition expresses father give given hand hath Hebrew holy honor Hosea iniquity interpretation Isaiah Israel Jerusalem Jewish Jews Judah judge Kimchi king kingdom knowledge known land language latter learned literal living Lord Maimonides meaning mentioned Messiah mind Moses mouth natural original pass passage peace persons portion present probably prophecy prophetic prophetic vision quoted Rabbi reader reference regarded relates remarkable respecting righteous root says sense servant sins speak Spirit stand supposed Targum thee thing thou tion translation true unto verse vision whole word writers written
Page 131 - And many nations shall come, and say, "Come, and let us go up to the mountain of the Lord, and to the house of the God of Jacob; and he will teach us of his Ways, and we will walk in his paths:" for the law shall go forth of Zion, and the word of the Lord from Jerusalem.
Page 171 - Thus saith the Lord, The heaven is My throne, and the earth is My footstool : where is the house that ye build unto Me? and where is the place of My rest? For all those things hath Mine hand made, and all those things have been, saith the Lord : but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite spirit, and trembleth at My word.
Page 43 - The secret things belong unto the LORD our God: but those things which are revealed belong unto us and to our children for ever, that we may do all the words of this law.
Page 208 - Who would not fear thee, O King of nations ? for to thee doth it appertain : forasmuch as among all the wise men of the nations, and in all their kingdoms, there is none like unto thee.
Page 42 - Thy people also shall be all righteous : they shall inherit the land for ever, the branch of my planting, the work of my hands, that I may be glorified.
Page 79 - And he went up from thence unto Beth-el: and as he was going up by the way, there came forth little children out of the city, and mocked him, and said unto him, "Go up, thou bald head...
Page 133 - Yet now, if Thou wilt forgive their sin—; and if not, blot me, I pray Thee, out of Thy book which Thou hast written.
Page 105 - That the saying of Esaias the prophet might be fulfilled, which he spake, Lord, who hath believed our report? and to whom hath the arm of the Lord been revealed...
Page 241 - Then said he unto me, Son of man, dig now in the wall; and when I had digged in the wall, behold a door. And he said unto me, Go in, and behold the wicked abominations that they do here.
Page 81 - And in that day will I make a covenant for them with the beasts of the field, and with the fowls of heaven, and with the creeping things of the ground: and I will break the bow and the sword and the battle out of the earth, and will make them to lie down safely.