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Samson Agonistes

By: John Milton

... http://www.Gutenberg.us Project Gutenberg Consortia Center is a member of the World eBook Library Consortia, http://WorldLi... ...ary.net The mission of the Project Gutenberg Consortia Center is to provide a similar framework for the collection of eBook collections as... ...nberg.us 1671 SAMSON AGONISTES by John Milton ... ...ind of those and such like passions, that is to temper and reduce them to just with a kind of delight, stirr'd up by reading or seeing those passions ... ...ple, within the space of 24 hours. ARGUMENT The Argument Samson made Captive, Blind, and now in the Prison at Gaza, there t... ...d by the Philistins as a day of Thanksgiving for thir deliverance from the hands of Samson, which yet more troubles him. Manoa then departs to prosecu... ... my fort of silence to a Woman. Chor. In seeking just occasion to provoke The Philistine, thy Countries Enemy, Thou never wast remiss, I bear ... ...would not seem To count them things worth notice, till at length Thir Lords the Philistines with gather'd powers Enterd Judea seeking mee, who t... ...d the noise, Oh it continues, they have slain my Son. Chor. Thy Son is rather slaying them, that outcry From slaughter of one foe could not as...

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Samson Slaying a Philistine

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...Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562, Giambologna (1529-1608) V&A Museum no. A.7- 1954 The sculpture o... ...Museum no. A.7- 1954 The sculpture of Samson Slaying a Philistine is the earliest of the great marble groups by G... ...no. A.7- 1954 The sculpture of Samson Slaying a Philistine is the earliest of the great marble groups by Giambolo... ... 1954 The sculpture of Samson Slaying a Philistine is the earliest of the great marble groups by Giambologna (152... ... left Italy. It was commissioned in about 1562, by Francesco de Medici for a fountain in Florence, but was later sent as a gift to Spain. The group wa... ...ictoria and Albert Museum in 1954. The sculpture shows Samson wielding the jawbone of an ass in order to slay one of the Philistin... ... Samson ... ... Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562, Giambologna (1529-1608) V&A Museum no... ...no. A.7- 1954 The sculpture of Samson Slaying a Philistine is the earliest of the great marble groups by Giambolo...

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Samson Agonistes

By: John Milton

... 1671 SAMSON AGONISTES ... ...ar, or terror, to purge the mind of those and such like passions, that is to temper and reduce them to just with a kind of delight, stirr'd up by read... ...c Poets, both to adorn and illustrate thir discourse. The Apostle Paul himself thought it not unworthy to insert a verse of Euripides into the Text of... ...to the Text of Holy Scripture, I Cor. 15.33. and Paraeus commenting on the Revelation, divides the whole Book as a Tragedy, into Acts distinguisht eac... ...o antient rule, and best example, within the space of 24 hours. ARGUMENT The Argument Samson made Captive, Blind, and now i... ...that this Feast was proclaim'd by the Philistins as a day of Thanksgiving for thir deliverance from the hands of Samson, which yet more troubles him. ... ...words (O weakness!) Gave up my fort of silence to a Woman. Chor. In seeking just occasion to provoke The Philistine, thy Countries Enemy, Th... ...But they persisted deaf, and would not seem To count them things worth notice, till at length Thir Lords the Philistines with gather'd powers En... ... ruin indeed methought I heard the noise, Oh it continues, they have slain my Son. Chor. Thy Son is rather slaying them, that outcry From slau...

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Samson

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... Abdon Samson ... ... Samson (; Hebrew: שִׁמְשׁוֹן, Modern Shimshon, Tiberian Šimšôn, m... ...chapters 13 to 16). According to the biblical account, Samson was given supernatural strength by God in order to combat his enemie... ...in order to combat his enemies and perform heroic feats[2] such as killing a lion, slaying an entire army with only the jawbone of an ass, and destroy... ... to combat his enemies and perform heroic feats[2] such as killing a lion, slaying an entire army with only the jawbone of an ass, and destroying a pa... ...on, slaying an entire army with only the jawbone of an ass, and destroying a pagan temple. Samson had two vulnerabilities, however: his attraction to ... ...al narrative Samson's activity takes place during a time when God was punishing the Israelites, by giving them "into the hand... ...hen God was punishing the Israelites, by giving them "into the hand of the Philistines".[4] The Angel of the Lord appears to Manoah, an Israelite from... ...ple will soon have a son who will begin to deliver the Israelites from the Philistines.[7] The wife believed the Angel of the Lord, but her husband wa...

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Samson Agonistes

By: John Milton

...SAMSON AGONISTES by JOHN MILTON Samson Agonistes John Milton Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wid... ...Book Library Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments... ...f that sort of Dramatic Poem which is call'd Tragedy. • The ARGUMENT • SAMSON AGONISTES Of that sort of Dramatic Poem which is call'd Tragedy. T... ...ose and such like passions, that is to temper and reduce them to just with a kind of delight, stirr'd up by reading or seeing those passions well imit... ...thir discourse. The Apostle Paul himself thought it not unworthy to insert a verse of Euripides into the Text of Holy Scripture, I Cor. 15.33. and Par... ...tient rule, and best example, within the space of 24 hours. The ARGUMENT SAmson made Captive, Blind, and now in the Prison at Gaza, there to labour ... ...ort of silence to a Woman. Chor. In seeking just occasion to provoke The Philistine, thy Countries Enemy, Thou never wast remiss, I bear thee witne... ...ot seem To count them things worth notice, till at length Thir Lords the Philistines with gather'd powers Enterd Judea seeking mee, who then Safe ... ... noise, Oh it continues, they have slain my Son. Chor. Thy Son is rather slaying them, that outcry From slaughter of one foe could not ascend. Man...

...SAmson made Captive, Blind, and now in the Prison at Gaza, there to labour as in a common work-house, on a Festival day, in the general cessation from labour, comes forth into the open Air, to a place nigh, somewhat retir'd t...

· Of that sort of Dramatic Poem which is call'd Tragedy. · The ARGUMENT · SAMSON AGONISTES

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Samson Agonistes

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... Samson Agonistes ( Greek for "Samson the ") is a tragic closet drama by John Milton . It appeare... ... Samson Agonistes ( Greek for "Samson the ") is a tragic closet drama by John Milton . It appeared with the public... ...gain'd in 1671, as the title page of that volume states: "Paradise Regained / A Poem / In IV Books / To Which Is Added / Samson Agonistes". It is gen... ...volume states: "Paradise Regained / A Poem / In IV Books / To Which Is Added / Samson Agonistes". It is generally thought that Samson Agonistes was be... ... on this. Background Milton began plotting various subjects for tragedies in a notebook created in the 1640s. Many of the ideas dealt with the topic... ... in a notebook created in the 1640s. Many of the ideas dealt with the topic of Samson, and he gave them titles such as Samson pursophorus or Hybristes... ...udges 16:23. The drama starts in medias res . Samson has been captured by the Philistines, had his hair, the container of his strength, cut off and h... ...folding: Samson is granted the power to destroy the temple and kill all of the Philistines along with himself. However, this event does not take place... ...the noise. ::Oh it continues, they have slain my son. :Chor. Thy son is rather slaying them; that outcry ::From slaughter of one foe could not ascend....

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Samson Agonistes

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... . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 The Persons. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 4 SAMSON Agonistes. - i - Of that sort of Dramatic Poem which is call’d... ...d such like passions, that is to temper and reduce them to just measure with a kind of delight, stirr’d up by reading or seeing those passions well im... ...thir discourse. The Apostle Paul himself thought it not unworthy to insert a verse of Euripedes into the Text of Holy Scripture, I Cor. 15.33. an... ...15.33. and Paræus commenting on the Revelation, divides the whole Book as a Tragedy, into Acts distinguisht each by a Chorus of Heav- enly Harpi... ...that sort of Dramatic Poem which is call’d Tragedy Milton The ARGUMENT. SAmson made Captive, Blind, and now in the Prison at Gaza, there to labo... ... Philistins as a day of Thanksgiving for thir deliverance from the hands of Samson, which yet more troubles him Manoa then departs to prosecute hi... ... silence to a Woman. Chor. In seeking just occasion to provoke The Philistine, thy Countries Enemy, Thou never wast remisse, I bear thee ... ...eem To count them things worth notice, till at length 250 Thir Lords the Philistines with gather’d powers Enterd Judea seeking mee, who then ... ...se, Oh it continues, they have slain my Son. Chor. Thy Son is rather slaying them, that outcry From slaughter of one foe could not ascend....

... power by raising pity and fear, or terror, to purge the mind of those and such like passions, that is to temper and reduce them to just measure with a kind of delight, stirr?d up by reading or seeing those passions well imitated. Nor is Nature wanting in her own effects to make good his assertion: for so in Physic things of melancholic hue and quality are us?d against mel...

Table of Contents: Of that sort of Dramatic Poem which is call?d Tragedy, 1 -- The ARGUMENT., 2 -- The Persons., 3 -- SAMSON Agonistes., 4

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Samson and Delilah (opera)

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... Samson and Delilah , Op. 47, is a grand opera in three acts and four scenes by Camille Saint-Saëns ... ...and Ducal) Theater (now the Staatskapelle Weimar ) on 2 December 1877 in a German translation. The opera is based on the Biblical tale of Sa... ...r 1877 in a German translation. The opera is based on the Biblical tale of Samson and Delilah found in Chapter 16 of the Book of Judges in th... ...lilah's aria s are particularly well known: "" and " Throughout its history, Samson et Dalila has served as a star vehicle for many singers. The rol... ...y well known: "" and " Throughout its history, Samson et Dalila has served as a star vehicle for many singers. The role of Delilah is considered to b... ... great opera roles for the mezzo-soprano . Libretto Although the libretto of Samson et Dalila is taken from Chapter 16 of the Book of Judges, the o... ...arned him both fame and leadership among the Hebrews. The accounts of Samson's slaying of a lion and his triumph over 1000 Philistines while wielding ... ... Hebrews. The accounts of Samson's slaying of a lion and his triumph over 1000 Philistines while wielding only the jawbone of an ass are omitted. Sain... ...ritone Hans von Milde Abimélech, satrap of Gaza bass Dengler First Philistine tenor Karl Knopp Second Philistine bass Felix Schmidt Phi...

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Samson Agonistes

By: John Milton

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: SAMSON AGONISTES Author: JOHN MILTON Language: English Subject: Fiction,... ..., bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to... ...rld's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the inst... ...... ...... ..............................................................................2 SAMSON AGONISTES .......................................................... ...y fort of silence to a Woman. Chor. In seeking just occasion to provoke The Philistine, thy Countries Enemy, Thou never wast remiss, I bear thee wit... ... not seem To count them things worth notice, till at length Thir Lords the Philistines with gather'd powers Enterd Judea seeking mee, who then Saf... ...the noise, Oh it continues, they have slain my Son. Chor. Thy Son is rather slaying them, that outcry From slaughter of one foe could not ascend. Ma...

...to be of power by raising pity and fear, or terror, to purge the mind of those and such like passions, that is to temper and reduce them to just with a kind of delight, stirr?d up by reading or seeing those passions well imitated. Nor is Nature wanting in her own effects to make good his assertion: for so in Physic things of melancholic hue and quality are us?d against mel...

...Table of Contents: Samson Agonistes, 1 -- John Milton, 1 -- Of that sort of Dramatic Poem which is call'd Tragedy, 1 -- The ARGUMENT, 2 -- SAMSON AGONISTES, 2...

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Giambologna

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...known as Giovanni da Bologna and Giovanni Bologna (1529 – 13 August 1608), was a sculptor, known for his marble and bronze statuary in a late Re... ...ears in Florence, where he had settled in 1553. Ten years later, he was named a member (Accademico) of the prestigious Accademia delle Arti del Dise... ...nish Habsburgs would entice him into permanent employment. He was interred in a chapel he designed himself in the Santissima Annunziata . Work ... ...cean political propaganda, such as Florence defeating Pisa and, less overtly, Samson Slaying a Philistine, for Francesco de' Medici (1562).The marb... ...litical propaganda, such as Florence defeating Pisa and, less overtly, Samson Slaying a Philistine, for Francesco de' Medici (1562).The marble figu... ...opaganda, such as Florence defeating Pisa and, less overtly, Samson Slaying a Philistine, for Francesco de' Medici (1562).The marble figure for a M...

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The Works of John Bunyan Volume 1

By: John Bunyan

...bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to s... ...d's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instru... ...... ...Temptations, when we meet them at first, are as the lion that roared upon Samson; but if we overcome them, the next time we see them, we shall find ... ... kept from consenting to these so horrid suggestions, and have rather, as Samson, bowed myself with all my might, to condemn sin and transgression w... ...overing of some notorious sinners out of his clutches (Luke 10:17-19). Samson, when he would pull down the Philistines' temple, took hold of the ... ...ng upon the best; they are for promising of life to the profane, and for slaying the souls that God would have live; they are also men that hunt so... ... before everlastings, temporals before eternals, to be racked and always slaying before the life that is blessed and endless; here is the sting! Al... ...he is too much as to this forgotten by us. We satisfy ourselves with the slaying of the sacrifice; we look not enough after our Aaron as he goes in...

...When the Philistine giant, Goliath, mocked the host of Israel, and challenged any of their stern warriors to single combat, what human being could have imagined that the gigantic heathen would be successfully met in the mortal struggl...

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List of public art in Enfield

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... Samson Slaying a Philistine North west of te... ... Samson Slaying a Philistine North west of terrace, ... ... Samson Slaying a Philistine North west of terrace, Trent Pa... ... Samson Slaying a Philistine North west of terrace, Trent Park... ...sh Heritage Accessed 27 June 2014 ^ : V&A Search the Collections Accessed 28 June 2014 ... ...emorial A Conversation with Oscar Wilde ... ... Samson Slaying a Philistine North west of te... ... Samson Slaying a Philistine North west of terrace, ... ... Samson Slaying a Philistine North west of terrace, Trent Park...

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The Poetical Works of John Milton

...bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to s... ...d's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instru... ...... ...he Paradise Lost, from the edition of 1667; and the Paradise Regain'd and Samson Agonistes from the edition of 1671. The most interesting portio... ... have no manuscript to compare, reads 'Warbl'st.' So the original text of Samson, l. 670, has 'temper'st.' The retention of the old system of punc... ... where hee is specially emphatic in the concluding lines of the poem. In Samson Agonistes it is more frequent (e.g. lines 124, 178, 193, 220, 252, ... ... of silence to a Woman. Chor: In seeking just occasion to provoke The Philistine, thy Countries Enemy, Thou never wast remiss, I hear thee witne... ... things worth notice, till at length 250 Thir Lords the Philistines with gather'd powers Enterd Judea seeking mee, who then Safe ... ...ise, Oh it continues, they have slain my Son. Chor: Thy Son is rather slaying them, that outcry >From slaughter of one foe could not ascend. ...

...This edition of Milton?s Poetry is a reprint, as careful as Editor and Printers have been able to make it, from the earliest printed copies of the several poems. First the 1645 volume of the Minor Poems has been printed entire; then follow in order the poems a...

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Mannerism

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...ck of clear perspective. Mannerism is a period of European art that emerged from the later years of the Italian H... ... 17th century.[1] Stylistically, Mannerism encompasses a variety of approaches influenced by, and reacting to, the harmonious idea... ... While High Renaissance explored harmonious ideals, Mannerism wanted to go a step further.[2] Mannerism is notable for its intellectual sophistication... ... Giambologna, Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562 ... ... Giambologna, Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562 ... ... Giambologna, Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562 ...

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A Second Book of Operas

By: Henry Edward Krehbiel

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: A SECOND BOOK OF OPERAS Author: HENRY EDWARD KREHBIEL Language: English Su... ...bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to s... ...d's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instru... ... his "Barber of Seville," Verdi's "Nebuchadnezzar," Rossini's "Moses," "Samson et Dalila," Goldmark's "Konigin von Saba," The Biblical operas of ... ...ativity, Christ dramas, Hebbel and Wagner, Parsifal," CHAPTER IV "SAMSON ET DALILA" The predecessors of M. Saint-Saens, Voltaire and Rame... ...rmances, As oratorio and opera in New York, An inquiry into the story of Samson, Samson and Herakles, The Hebrew hero in legend, A true type for ... ... occurs the oppression of the Israelites by the Egyptian taskmasters, the slaying of one of the overseers by Moses, who, till then regarded as the k... ... Priest, Signor Campanari; Abimelech and An Old Hebrew, M. Plancon; First Philistine, Signor Rinaldini; Second Philistme, Signor de Vachetti; conduc... ...apid course in operatic Palestine. The insurrection is but begun with the slaying of Abimelech, yet as the Philistines, bearing away his body, leave...

...r, Mozart and Bertati, Beethoven?s readaptations of his own works, Rossini and his ?Barber of Seville,? Verdi?s ?Nebuchadnezzar,? Rossini?s ?Moses,? ?Samson et Dalila,? Goldmark?s ?Konigin von Saba,? The Biblical operas of Rubinstein, Mehul?s ?Joseph,? Mendelssohn?s ?Elijah? in dramatic form, Oratorios and Lenten operas in Italy, Carissimi and Peri, Scarlatti?s oratorios, ...

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Victoria and Albert Museum

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... an 11 metre high, blown glass chandelier by Dale Chihuly was installed as a focal point in the rotunda at the V&A's main entrance. ... ... The Victoria and Albert Museum (often abbreviated as the V&A), London, is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, ho... ...ndon, is the world's largest museum of decorative arts and design, housing a permanent collection of over 4.5 million objects. It was founded in 1852 ... ...), Agostino Busti, Bartolomeo Ammannati, Giacomo della Porta, Giambologna (Samson Slaying a Philistine (Giambologna) c. 1562, his finest work outside ... ...tino Busti, Bartolomeo Ammannati, Giacomo della Porta, Giambologna (Samson Slaying a Philistine (Giambologna) c. 1562, his finest work outside Italy),... ..., Bartolomeo Ammannati, Giacomo della Porta, Giambologna (Samson Slaying a Philistine (Giambologna) c. 1562, his finest work outside Italy), Bernini (... ...eptune and Triton c. 1622–3), Giovanni Battista Foggini, Vincenzo Foggini (Samson and the Philistines), Massimiliano Soldani Benzi, Antonio Corradini,... ...ion.[142] Giambologna—Samson Slaying a Philistine, c. 1562 R... ...2] Giambologna—Samson Slaying a Philistine, c. 1562 Rodin is...

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A Second Book of Operas

By: Henry Edward Krehbiel

...OOK OF OPERAS by HENRY EDWARD KREHBIEL A Second Book Of Operas Henry Edward Krehbiel Copyright © 2002 All Rights R... ...p://worldLibrary.net - To download the PDF version of this document become a member of the World eBook Library Consortia and gain unlimited access to ... ...Book Library Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments... ... ORATORIO • CHAPTER III. RUBINSTEIN'S "GEISTLICHE OPER" • CHAPTER IV. "SAMSON ET DALILA" • CHAPTER V. "DIE KONIGIN VON SABA" • CHAPTER VI. "HE... ...o the Biblical story indicated by its title. That opera is Saint- Saens's "Samson et Dalila." I have seen others whose titles and dramatis personae su... ...ra. It was not the Lord Chamberlain who stood in the way of Saint-Saens's "Samson et Dalila" in the United States for many years, but the worldly wisd... ...d occurs the oppression of the Israelites by the Egyptian taskmasters, the slaying of one of the overseers by Moses, who, till then regarded as the ki... ...h Priest, Signor Campanari; Abimelech and An Old Hebrew, M. Plancon; First Philistine, Signor Rinaldini; Second Philistme, Signor de Vachetti; conduct... ...rapid course in operatic Palestine. The insurrection is but begun with the slaying of Abimelech, yet as the Philistines, bearing away his body, leave ...

...CHAPTER I. BIBLICAL OPERAS: Whether or not the English owe a grudge to their Lord Chamberlain for depriving them of the pleasure of seeing operas based on Biblical stories I do not know. If they do, the grudge cannot be a deep one, for it is a long time since Biblical operas were in ...

...· CHAPTER I. BIBLICAL OPERAS · CHAPTER II. BIBLE STORIES IN OPERA AND ORATORIO · CHAPTER III. RUBINSTEIN'S GEISTLICHE OPER · CHAPTER IV. SAMSON ET DALILA · CHAPTER V. DIE KONIGIN VON SABA · CHAPTER VI. HERODIADE · CHAPTER VII. LAKME · CHAPTER VIII. PAGLIACCl · CHAPTER IX. CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA · CHAPTER X. THE CAREER OF MASCAGNI · CHAPTER XI. IRIS · CHAPTER XII...

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Shemot (parsha)

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...n Interlinear Chumash, at 3. Joseph and all of his generation died, and a new Pharaoh arose over Egypt who did not know Joseph. He told his peopl... ...become too numerous and required shrewd dealing, lest they multiply and in a war join Egypt’s enemies. So the Egyptians set taskmasters over the Israe... ...brew women were more vigorous than the Egyptian women and delivered before a midwife could get to them. God rewarded the midwives because they feared ... ...upon their trumpets to be remembered and delivered from their enemies in Samson called on God to deliver him from the Philistines in Hannah pr... ...red from their enemies in Samson called on God to deliver him from the Philistines in Hannah prayed for God to remember her and deliver her fr... ... you.” With the letter mem , Isaac was redeemed from the land of the Philistines, as in the Philistine king Abimelech told Isaac, “Go from us... ...tions between the fruitfulness of and between the killings of and God’s slaying of Pharaoh’s people in, for example, and between the winds of and...

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The Legends of the Jews, Volume 4: Bible Times and Characters from the Exodus to the Death of Moses

By: Louis Ginzberg

...bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to s... ...d's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instru... ...... ...-Campaigns of KenaS--Othniel--Boaz and Ruth--Deborah--Gideon--Jephthah--Samson--The Crime of the Crime of the Benjamites. III. SAMUEL AN... ...orty-five thousand of their number, and routed the rest. (110) SAMSON The last judge but one, Samson, was not the most important of... ...n to them at a time when they had given up all hope of having children. Samson's birth is a striking illustration of the shortsightedness of hum... ...re Agag, the king of Amalekites. His argument was the law prohibits the slaying of an animal and its young on the same day. How much less permis... ..., the king of demons, was raging among the inhabitants of the city, and slaying them in large numbers. After another period of ten days, whi... ...rse pronounced by David against me and my descendants on account of the slaying of Abner. If not, he cannot put me to death." Solomon realized t...

...War with the Armenians--Allotment of the Land. II. THE JUDGES The First Judge--Campaigns of KenaS--Othniel--Boaz and Ruth--Deborah--Gideon--Jephthah--Samson--The Crime of the Crime of the Benjamites. III. SAMUEL AND SAUL Elkanah and Hannah--The Youth of Samuel--Eli and His Sons--The Activities of Samuel--The Reign of Saul--The Court of Saul. IV. DAVID 4 David's Birth and D...

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Sculpture

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...The Dying Gaul, or The Capitoline Gaul [1] a Roman marble copy of a Hellenistic work of the late 3rd century BCE Capit... ...ptural process led to an almost complete freedom of materials and process. A wide variety of materials may be worked by removal such as carving, assem... ... Types of sculpture A basic distinction is between sculpture in the round, free-standing sculpt... ... Giambologna, Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562 ... ... Giambologna, Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562 ... ... Giambologna, Samson Slaying a Philistine, about 1562 ...

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She and Allan

By: H. Rider Haggard

..., bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to... ...rld's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the inst... ...... ......................................................119 CHAPTER XVIII. THE SLAYING OF REZU .......................................................... ...XVI. ALLAN'S VISION • CHAPTER XVII. THE MIDNIGHT BATTLE • CHAPTER XVIII. THE SLAYING OF REZU • CHAPTER XIX. THE SPELL • CHAPTER XX. THE GATE OF DEATH ... ...abbits fascinated by a snake, until our people came up and killed them. This slaying went on all down the last steep slope of the ridge, on which I su... ...st mournful and uncanny noise to hear. Then, as I think did the hosts of the Philistines when David brought down Goliath by his admirable shot with a ... ...eared to be old? Was there perchance, after all, some truth in the legend of Samson and did it dwell in that gigantic beard and those long locks of hi...

...Excerpt: My friend, into whose hands I hope that all these manuscripts of mine will pass one day, of this one I have something to say to you. A long while ago I jotted down in it the history of the events that it details with more or less completeness. This I did for my own satisfaction. You will have noted how memory fails us as we advance in years; we recollect, ...

... SWAMP, 61 -- Chapter X. THE ATTACK, 69 -- Chapter XI. THROUGH THE MOUNTAIN WALL, 75 -- Chapter XII. THE WHITE WITCH, 81 -- Chapter XIII. ALLAN HEARS A STRANGE TALE, 88 -- Chapter XIV. ALLAN MISSES OPPORTUNITY, 97 -- Chapter XV. ROBERTSON IS LOST, 103 -- Chapter XVI. ALLAN'S VISION, 113 -- Chapter XVII. THE MIDNIGHT BATTLE, 119 -- Chapter XVIII. THE SLAYING OF REZU, 124 --...

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She and Allan

By: H. Rider Haggard

...Book Library Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments... ...UNTAIN WALL • CHAPTER XII. THE WHITE WITCH • CHAPTER XIII. ALLAN HEARS A STRANGE TALE • CHAPTER XIV. ALLAN MISSES OPPORTUNITY • CHAPTER XV. RO... ...LLAN'S VISION • CHAPTER XVII. THE MIDNIGHT BATTLE • CHAPTER XVIII. THE SLAYING OF REZU • CHAPTER XIX. THE SPELL • CHAPTER XX. THE GATE OF DEAT... ...ts of mine will pass one day, of this one I have something to say to you. A long while ago I jotted down in it the history of the events that it deta... ...its fascinated by a snake, until our people came up and killed them. This slaying went on all down the last steep slope of the ridge, on which I supp... ...ed by the occupation, gained courage every moment. 107 CHAPTER XVIII. THE SLAYING OF REZU At last we were on the plain, the bemused remnant of Rezu'... ... mournful and uncanny noise to hear. Then, as I think did the hosts of the Philistines when David brought down Goliath by his admirable shot with a st... ...red to be old? Was there perchance, after all, some truth in the legend of Samson and did it dwell in that gigantic beard and those long locks of his?...

...hould be given to the world even after my own death, because they, or many of them, are so unusual that I feared lest they should cause smiles and in a way cast a slur upon my memory and truthfulness. Also, as you will read, as to this matter I made a promise and I have always tried to keep my promises and to guard the secrets of others. For these reasons I proposed, in ca...

...IT · CHAPTER IX. THE SWAMP · CHAPTER X. THE ATTACK · CHAPTER XI. THROUGH THE MOUNTAIN WALL · CHAPTER XII. THE WHITE WITCH · CHAPTER XIII. ALLAN HEARS A STRANGE TALE · CHAPTER XIV. ALLAN MISSES OPPORTUNITY · CHAPTER XV. ROBERTSON IS LOST · CHAPTER XVI. ALLAN'S VISION · CHAPTER XVII. THE MIDNIGHT BATTLE · CHAPTER XVIII. THE SLAYING OF REZU · CHAPTER XIX. THE SPELL · CHAPTER ...

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A Second Book of Operas

By: Henry Edward Krehbiel

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: A SECOND BOOK OF OPERAS Author: HENRY EDWARD KREHBIEL Language: English ... ..., bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to... ...rld's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the inst... ..............................................................11 CHAPTER IV. "SAMSON ET DALILA"......................................................... ... AND ORATORIO • CHAPTER III. RUBINSTEIN'S "GEISTLICHE OPER" • CHAPTER IV. "SAMSON ET DALILA" • CHAPTER V. "DIE KONIGIN VON SABA" • CHAPTER VI. "HE... ... the Biblical story indicated by its title. That opera is Saint− Saens's "Samson et Dalila." I have seen others whose titles and dramatis personae... ...nd occurs the oppression of the Israelites by the Egyptian taskmasters, the slaying of one of the overseers by Moses, who, till then regarded as the... ...h Priest, Signor Campanari; Abimelech and An Old Hebrew, M. Plancon; First Philistine, Signor Rinaldini; Second Philistme, Signor de Vachetti; con... ... rapid course in operatic Palestine. The insurrection is but begun with the slaying of Abimelech, yet as the Philistines, bearing away his body, lea...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. BIBLICAL OPERAS. Whether or not the English owe a grudge to their Lord Chamberlain for depriving them of the pleasure of seeing operas based on Biblical stories I do not know. If they do, the grudge cannot be a deep one, for it is a long time since Biblical operas were in ...

...Table of Contents: A Second Book Of Operas, 1 -- Henry Edward Krehbiel, 1 -- Chapter I. BIBLICAL OPERAS, 1 -- Chapter II. BIBLE STORIES IN OPERA AND ORATORIO, 6 -- Chapter III. RUBINSTEIN'S GEISTLICHE OPER, 11 -- Chapter IV. SAMSON ET DALILA, 1...

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The Legends of the Jews Volume 4

By: Louis Ginzberg

...p://worldLibrary.net - To download the PDF version of this document become a member of the World eBook Library Consortia and gain unlimited access to ... ...Book Library Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps to support a variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments... ...MPAIGNS OF KENAZ • OTHNIEL • BOAZ AND RUTH • DEBORAH • GIDEON • JEPHTHAH • SAMSON • THE CRIME OF THE BENJAMITES • III. SAMUEL AND SAUL • ELKANAH AND... ...• THE THREE MEN IN THE FURNACE • EZEKIEL REVIVES THE DEAD • NEBUCHADNEZZAR A BEAST • HIRAM • THE FALSE PROPHETS • DANIEL'S PIETY • XI. THE RETURN OF ... ...the enemy, slew forty-five thousand of their number, and routed the rest. SAMSON The last judge but one, Samson, was not the most important of the ju... ...born to them at a time when they had given up all hope of having children. Samson's birth is a striking illustration of the shortsightedness of human ... ...spare Agag, the king of Amalekites. His argument was the law prohibits the slaying of an animal and its young on the same day. How much less permissib... ...eus, the king of demons, was raging among the inhabitants of the city, and slaying them in large numbers. After another period of ten days, which he ... ... curse pronounced by David against me and my descendants on account of the slaying of Abner. If not, he cannot put me to death." Solomon realized the ...

...SES The early history of the first Jewish conqueror in some respects is like the early history of the first Jewish legislator. Moses was rescued from a watery grave, and raised at the court of Egypt. Joshua, in infancy, was swallowed by a whale, and, wonderful to relate, did not perish. At a distant point of the sea-coast the monster spewed him forth unharmed. He was found...

...E ARMENIANS · ALLOTMENT OF THE LAND · II. THE JUDGES · THE FIRST JUDGE · CAMPAIGNS OF KENAZ · OTHNIEL · BOAZ AND RUTH · DEBORAH · GIDEON · JEPHTHAH · SAMSON · THE CRIME OF THE BENJAMITES · III. SAMUEL AND SAUL · ELKANAH AND HANNAH · THE YOUTH OF SAMUEL · ELI AND HIS SONS...

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The Legends of the Jews Volume 4

By: Louis Ginzberg

..., bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to... ...rld's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the inst... ...... ............................................................................18 SAMSON ..................................................................... ...GNS OF KENAZ • OTHNIEL • BOAZ AND RUTH • DEBORAH • GIDEON • JEPHTHAH • SAMSON • THE CRIME OF THE BENJAMITES • III. SAMUEL AND SAUL • ELKANAH ... ... the enemy, slew forty−five thousand of their number, and routed the rest. SAMSON The last judge but one, Samson, was not the most important of the ... ... spare Agag, the king of Amalekites. His argument was the law prohibits the slaying of an animal and its young on the same day. How much less permis... ...deus, the king of demons, was raging among the inhabitants of the city, and slaying them in large numbers. After another period of ten days, which h... ...e curse pronounced by David against me and my descendants on account of the slaying of Abner. If not, he cannot put me to death." Solomon realized t...

...ES, The early history of the first Jewish conqueror in some respects is like the early history of the first Jewish legislator. Moses was rescued from a watery grave, and raised at the court of Egypt. Joshua, in infancy, was swallowed by a whale, and , wonderful to relate, did not perish. At a distant point of the sea?coast the monster spewed him forth unharmed. He was foun...

.... THE JUDGES, 10 -- THE FIRST JUDGE, 10 -- CAMPAIGNS OF KENAZ, 11 -- OTHNIEL, 13 -- BOAZ AND RUTH, 13 -- DEBORAH, 15 -- GIDEON, 17 -- JEPHTHAH, 18 -- SAMSON, 19 -- THE CRIME OF THE BENJAMITES, 20 -- III. SAMUEL AND SAUL, 22 -- ELKANAH AND HANNAH, 22 -- THE YOUTH OF SAMUEL, 23 -- ELI AND HIS SONS, 23 -- THE ACTIVITIES OF SAMUEL, 24 -- THE REIGN OF SAUL, 25 -- THE COURT OF S...

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The Bible, King James Version, Book 7 : Judges

..., bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to... ...rld's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the inst... ...... ...re knew nothing thereof; 07:003:003 Namely, five lords of the Philistines, and all the Canaanites, and the Sidonians, and t... ...31 And after him was Shamgar the son of Anath, which slew of the Philistines six hundred men with an ox goad: and he also deli... ...ed the wickedness of Abimelech, which he did unto his father, in slaying his seventy brethren: 07:009:057 And all the evil of the men o... ...things as these. 07:013:024 And the woman bare a son, and called his name Samson: and the child grew, and the LORD blessed him. 07:0... ... in the camp of Dan between Zorah and Eshtaol. 07:014:001 And Samson went down to Timnath, and saw a woman in Timnath of th... ... thou goest to take a wife of the uncircumcised Philistines? And Samson said unto his father, Get her for me; for she pleaseth...

..., took it: and he gave him Achsah his daughter to wife. 07:001:014 and it came to pass, when she came to him, that she moved him to ask of her father a field: and she lighted from off her ass; and Caleb said unto her, What wilt thou?...

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The Book of Judges

By: Various

...IC ONIC ONIC ONIC ONIC BOOK BOOK BOOK BOOK BOOK IS IS IS IS IS A A A A A PUBLICA PUBLICA PUBLICA PUBLICA PUBLICATION TION TION TION TI... ... ENNSYL ENNSYL ENNSYLV V V V VANIA ANIA ANIA ANIA ANIA S S S S ST T T T TA A A A ATE TE TE TE TE U U U U UNIVERSITY NIVERSITY NIVERSITY NIVERSITY NIVE... ... J J J JIM IM IM IM IM M M M M MANIS ANIS ANIS ANIS ANIS ,, ,,, F F F F FA A A A ACUL CUL CUL CUL CULTY TY TY TY TY E E E E EDIT DIT DIT DIT DITOR OR ... ...the least such as before knew nothing thereof; 3 Namely, five lords of the Philistines, and all the Canaanites, and the Sidonians, and the Hivites tha... ...re years. 31 And after him was Shamgar the son of Anath, which slew of the Philistines six hundred men with an ox goad: and he also delivered Israel. ... ...God rendered the wickedness of Abimelech, which he did unto his father, in slaying his seventy brethren: 57 And all the evil of the men of Shechem did... ... us such things as these. 24 And the woman bare a son, and called his name Samson: and the child grew, and the LORD blessed him. 25 And the Spirit of ... ...him at times in the camp of Dan between Zorah and Eshtaol. Chapter 14 A nd Samson went down to Timnath, and saw a woman in Timnath of the daughters of... ...ople, that thou goest to take a wife of the uncircumcised Philistines? And Samson said unto his father, Get her for me; for she pleaseth me well. 4 Bu...

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The Whole Revised and Diligently Compared with the Latin Vulgate by Bishop Richard Challoner A.D. 1749-1752 Volume I : The First Part of the Old Testament

...bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to s... ...d's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instru... ...... ..., Nephthuim. 10:14. And Phetrusim, and Chasluim; of whom came forth the Philistines, and the Capthorim. 10:15. And Chanaan begot Sidon his firs... ... another tribe in Israel. Dan shall judge, etc. . .This was verified in Samson, who was of the tribe of Dan, and began to deliver Israel. Judges ... ...ame down, and the Chanaanite that dwelt in the mountain: and smiting and slaying them pursued them as far as Horma. Numbers Chapter 15 ... ... and are afflicted by the Philistines. An angel foretelleth the birth of Samson. 13:1. And the children of Israel did evil again in the sight of ... ...hings that are to come. 13:24. And she bore a son, and called his name Samson. And the child grew, and the Lord blessed him. 13:25. And the S... ...d did as God had commanded him, and defeated the army of the Philistines, slaying them from Gabaon to Gazera. 14:17. And the name of David became ...

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Expositions of Holy Scripture Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, Ruth, And First Book of Samuel, Second Samuel, First Kings, And Second Kings Chapters I to Vii

By: Alexander Maclaren

...bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to s... ...d's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the instru... ...... ... was the same,--the faithlessness of the people. Unbelief and sin turn a Samson into a weakling, and make Israel flee before the ranks of the Phili... ...n a Samson into a weakling, and make Israel flee before the ranks of the Philistines. The great encouragement given to Joshua in entering on his... ...his hand, who spoke in autocratic and divine fashion. When the parents of Samson were apprised of the coming birth of the hero, it was 'the Angel of... ..., is not the same. The kinsman-avenger took no heed of the motive of the slaying. His duty was to slay, whatever the slayer's intention had been. T... ...nd for the boldness with which the book traces the physical strength of a Samson, in spite of his wild animalism, and the bravery of a Jephthah, not... ... king's displeasure on account of his murders of Abner and Amasa, and his slaying of Absalom had made the breach irreparable. No doubt, David had ma...

...A revelation is presupposed by the notion of faithfulness. It is not possible in heathenism. ?Dumb idols,? which have given their worshippers no promises, cannot be thought of as faithful. By its grand conception of Jehovah a...

...ESS (Deut. vii. 9) THE LESSON OF MEMORY (Deut. viii. 2) THE EATING OF THE PEACE-OFFERING (Deut. xii. 18) PROPHETS AND THE PROPHET (Deut. xviii. 9-22) A CHOICE OF MASTERS (Deut. xxviii. 47, 48) THE SPIRIT OF THE LAW (Deut. xxx. 11-20) GOD'S TRUE TREASURE IN MAN (Deut. xxxii. 9; TITUS ii. l4) THE EAGLE AND ITS BROOD (Deut. xxxii. 11) THEIR ROCK AND OUR ROCK (Deut. xxxii. 31)...

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Expositions of Holy Scripture

By: Alexander Maclaren

..., bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to... ...rld's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well as offer a variety of services and resources that support and strengthen the inst... ...... ...eason was the same,—the faithlessness of the people. Unbelief and sin turn a Samson into a weakling, and make Israel flee before the ranks of the Phil... ... turn a Samson into a weakling, and make Israel flee before the ranks of the Philistines. The great encouragement given to Joshua in entering on his h... ...in his hand, who spoke in autocratic and divine fashion. When the parents of Samson were apprised of the coming birth of the hero, it was 'the Angel o... ...ives, is not the same. The kinsman−avenger took no heed of the motive of the slaying. His duty was to slay, whatever the slayer's intention had been. ... ..., and for the boldness with which the book traces the physical strength of a Samson, in spite of his wild animalism, and the bravery of a Jephthah, no... ...the king's displeasure on account of his murders of Abner and Amasa, and his slaying of Absalom had made the breach irreparable. No doubt, David had m...

...st keep His commandments, or no.??DEUT. viii.2. The strand of our lives usually slips away smoothly enough, but days such as this, the last Sunday in a year, are like the knots on a sailor?s log, which, as they pass through his fingers, tell him how fast it is being paid out from the reel, and how far it has run off....

...BOOK OF DEUTERONOMY, 4 -- GOD'S FAITHFULNESS, 4 -- THE LESSON OF MEMORY, 5 -- THE EATING OF THE PEACE?OFFERING, 10 -- PROPHETS AND THE PROPHET, 11 -- A CHOICE OF MASTERS, 12 -- THE SPIRIT OF THE LAW, 14 -- GOD'S TRUE TREASURE IN MAN, 16 -- THE EAGLE AND ITS BROOD, 20 -- THEIR ROCK AND OUR ROCK, 23 -- GOD AND HIS SAINTS, 24 -- ISRAEL THE BELOVED, 27 -- 'AT THE BUSH', 28 -- ...

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