Observations Upon the Plagues Inflicted Upon the Egyptians: In which is Shewn the Peculiarity of Those Judgments, and Their Correspondence with the Rites and Idolatries of that People. To which is Prefixed, a Prefatory Discourse, Concerning the Grecian Colonies from Egypt
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Page 365 - Egyptians•, and the camp of Israel: and it was a cloud and darkness to them, but it gave light by night to these: so that the one came not near the other all the night. And the children of Israel went into the midst of the sea upon the dry ground: and the waters were a
Page 169 - 30. And Pharaoh rose up in the night, he and all his servants, and all the Egyptians ; and there was a great cry in Egypt; for there was not a house where there was not one dead. It may be urged, as each dead
Page 255 - that all the people that were in the camp trembled — > — • V. 18. And Mount Sinai was altogether on A smoke, because the Lord descended upon, it in fire: and the smoke thereof ascended as the smoke of a furnace, and the whole mount quaked greatly.
Page 225 - iv. 10. And Moses said unto the Lord, 0 my Lord, I am not eloquent, neither heretofore, nor since thou hast spoken unto thy servant ; but I am slow of speech, and of a slow tongue. V. 11. And the Lord said unto him, Who hath made
Page 210 - into his bosom : and when he took it out, behold his hand was leprous as snow. V. 7- And he said, Put thine hand into thy bosom again; and he put his hand into his bosom again, and plucked it out of his bosom, and behold it was turned again as his other flesh. 1
Page 215 - every one that is bitten, when he looketh upon it, shall five. And Moses made a serpent of brass, and put it upon a pole; and it came to pass, that if a serpent had bitten any man,
Page 88 - will sever in that day the land of Goshen, in which my people dwell, that no swarms of flies shall be there; to the end thou mayest know that I am the Lord in the midst of the earth. And I will put a division between my people and thy people: to-morrow shall this sign
Page 14 - 2-0. And Moses and Aaron did so, as the Lord commanded: and he lift up the rod and smote the waters that were in the river, in the sight of Pharaoh, and in the sight of his servants: and all the waters that were in the river, were turned to blood.
Page 366 - chariots, and his horsemen. And it came to pass, that in the morning watch the Lord looked unto the host of the Egyptians through the pillar of fire and of the cloud, and troubled the host of the Egyptians, and took off their chariot-wheels, that they drave them heavily. It is probable that, when the Egyptians were thus troubled and