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" Then spake Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon; and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon. "
Willis's Current Notes: A Series of Articles on Antiquities, Biography ... - Page 88
by George Willis - 1856
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The comparative coincidence of reason and Scripture, Volume 3

1832
...transcribed as recorded by Dr. Horne, and clearly owes its origin to the command issued forth by Joshua, " Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou, moon, in the valley of Ajalon." Such, Dr. Horne continues to observe, " are the shadowy scenes, which by the faint glimmering...
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The Monthly Repository and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 3

1833
...by an explanatory plate.] The stupendous miracle recorded in the book of Joshua, when the Prophet " said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon," has for centuries been a fruitful subject of discussion and controversy. Scoffers and infidels...
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Dean Ireland scholarship [and] Craven scholarship [afterw.] Ireland and ...

Oxford univ, exam. papers, scholarships
... 'Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon.' Who, in reading this magnificent Hebraism, in his conception, sees aught but the heroic...
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Tales of Travel, etc

F. B. MILLER - Children's stories, English - 1833 - 198 pages
...that while the declining rays were thrown on the lofty hill, Joshua uttered that sublime command, ' Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon ; and thou, moon, in the valley of Ajalon.' " When issuing from the valley, the flying Amorites descended on the wide plain beyond,...
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A Grammar of Elocution

Rev. Samuel Wood - 1833
...principal emphasis, that of force, on kill and steal, makes them much stronger and more impressive. Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon ; and thou, Moon, in the valley of Ajalon. — Joshua x. 12. But if we were to use the rising instead of the falling inflection, thus,...
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Horć homileticć, or Discourses, in the form of ..., Volume 20; Volume 35

Charles Simeon - 1833
...way, it must yield to his prayer. Accordingly, no sooner did this righteous man issue the command, " Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon," than all the laws of nature were suspended, " and the sun stood still, and the moon stayed,...
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Scripture biography: or Lives and characters of the principal personages ...

John Watkins - 1833
...rise to many speculations. As the people were engaged in the pursuit of the Amorites, Joshua said, " Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon. And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves of...
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Scripture Biography for the Young: With Critical Illustrations and ..., Volume 5

Thomas Hopkins Gallaudet - 1839
...would prolong the continuance of daylight, and secure the complete overthrow of the Canaanites. " He said, in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou Moon, in the valley of Ajalon. And the sun stood still, and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves upon...
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Museum of Painting and Sculpture: Or, Collection of the Principal ..., Volume 15

Etienne Achille Réveil - Artists - 1834
...to the Lord in the day when the Lord delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon; and thou, Moon, in the walley of Ajalon. And the sun stood still , and the moon stayed, until the people had avenged themselves...
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Annals of the Congress of the United States

United States. Congress - Law - 1853
...elements, the inundations of theOhio,or the waters of the Mississippi. As well say, as Joshua did of old, " Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon, and thou moon in the valley of Ajalon," as to attempt to eject a 74 gun ship by militia; and it seems to be determined that we...
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