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The Gentle Women Companion

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...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org COMPANION Title: THE GENTLEWOMANS COMPANION Author: Language: English Subject: Fiction, Li... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...anion. London: Printed by A. Maxwell for Dorman Newman at the King's Arms in the Poultry, 1673. Ed. Katherine Ellison. 1999. Profile Des... ... , but likewise from the many learned and incomparable Writings of Famous Women, ancient and modern, particularly Anna Commena who wrote the Eastern... ...splay your levity than by wanton Gesticulations. Decency, when she seeth Women, whose modesty should be the Ornament of their beauty, demean themse... ..., by bidding them look back to preceding times, and there they shall find Women (though Pagans) highly censured, for that their outward carriage onl...

...Excerpt: To all Young Ladies, Gentlewomen, and all Maidens whatever. I Have formerly sent forth amongst you two little books; the first called, The Ladies Directory1; the other, The Cooks Guide2, Both which have found very good Acceptance. It is near Seven years since I began to write this Book, at the desire of the Bookseller3, and earnest intreati...

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Women in the Bible

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... views on marriage Gender roles in Christianity Female disciples... ... Jesus Jesus' interactions with women List of women in the Bible... ...ctions with women List of women in the Bible Ordination of women... ...ons with women List of women in the Bible Ordination of women (C... ...omen in the Bible Ordination of women (Catholic, Protestant) Pau... ...men (Catholic, Protestant) Paul the Apostle and women Women as t... ...rotestant) Paul the Apostle and women Women as theological figur... ...en as theological figures Women in the Bible Women in Christiani... ...as theological figures Women in the Bible Women in Christianity ...

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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott; 1832-1888

...Texts Collection Project Gutenberg Consortia Center Bringing the world's eBook Collection Together http://w... ... http://www.Gutenberg.us Project Gutenberg Consortia Center is a member of the World eBook Library Consortia, http://WorldLibrary.net ... ... the World eBook Library Consortia, http://WorldLibrary.net The mission of the Project Gutenberg Consortia Center is to provide a similar... ...r Bringing the world's eBook Collection Together http://www.Gutenberg.us LITTLE WOMEN by LOUISA MAY ALCOTT This text was digitized (typed by hand)... ...hers 2103 N. Liberty Street Portland OR 97217-4971 BBS: (503) 286-5577 This text is in the public domain. FORWARD 1 ... ...and on her family's experiences for her work. As one of four daughters growing up in Boston. At the age of eight, she moved with her family to ... ... written by Louisa May. She was educated at home, and became a school teacher in Boston. She saw her first story printed in a Boston newspaper a... ...ble and less of a daily struggle for her parents in their later years. LITTLE WOMEN was published in 1869, and has gone on to be- come one of Am... ...69, and has gone on to be- come one of America's classics. This copy of LITTLE WOMEN has been transposed to disk and is supplied by NEW WAVE PUB...

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Women's Bible

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...(צאנה וראינה), a 1616 Yiddish-language prose work The Woman's Bible, an 1890s feminist critique of the Bible ... ...), a 1616 Yiddish-language prose work The Woman's Bible, an 1890s feminist critique of the Bible ...

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The Holy Bible

...ure Collection World Public Library.org VERSION, VOLUME III Title: THE HOLY BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSION, VOLUME III Author: Language: English... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...lgate Diligently Compared with the Hebrew, Greek, and Other Editions in Divers Languages THE OLD TESTAMENT First Published by the English ... ... to the custom of the Hebrews, who in their genealogies took no notice of women; but as they were near akin, the pedigree of the one sheweth that of... ...1:11. Amen I say to you, there hath not risen among them that are born of women a greater than John the Baptist: yet he that is the lesser in the k... ...4:21. And the number of them that did eat, was five thousand men, besides women and children. 14:22. And forthwith Jesus obliged his disciples to ...

...CONTENTS The New Testament Gospel According to St. Matthew Gospel According to St. Mark Gospel According to St. Luke Gospel According to St. John Acts of the Apostles Epistle of St. Paul to the Romans First Epistle of St. Paul to the ...

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Bible

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...The Gutenberg Bible, the first printed Bible The Bible (from Koine Greek τὰ ... ...nberg Bible, the first printed Bible The Bible (from Koine Greek τὰ βιβλία, tà biblía, "the books") is a canonic... ... βιβλία, tà biblía, "the books") is a canonical collection of texts sacred in Judaism and Christianity. There is no single "Bible" and many Bibles wit... ...There is no single "Bible" and many Bibles with varying contents exist.[1] The term Bible is shared between Judaism and Christianity, although the con... ...though the contents of each of their collections of canonical texts is not the same. Different religious groups include different books within their B... ...ent religious groups include different books within their Biblical canons, in different orders, and sometimes divide or combine books, or incorporate ... ...called the Bible books the "scriptures" and referred to them as "holy," or in Hebrew כִּתְבֵי הַקֹּדֶשׁ (Kitvei hakkodesh), and Christians now commonl... ...an savagery, self-interest, and narrow-mindedness. It has inspired men and women to acts of great service and courage, to fight for liberation and hum... ... Women ...

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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott; 1832-1888

...AY ALCOTT 1832-1888 Louisa May Alcott's novel brings to life vividly the life of New England during the nineteenth century. A life that was ... ...r family's experiences for her work. As one of four daughters growing up in Boston. At the age of eight, she moved with her family to nearby Co... ...ces for her work. As one of four daughters growing up in Boston. At the age of eight, she moved with her family to nearby Concord. There she s... ...ge of eight, she moved with her family to nearby Concord. There she spent the happiest years of her younger life, even though she experienced the c... ... by Louisa May. She was educated at home, and became a school teacher in Boston. She saw her first story printed in a Boston newspaper at the age... ...ears later. Interrupting her career as a writer,she served as a nurse in a Washington hospital during the Civil War. The thing that pleased ... ...ess of a daily struggle for her parents in their later years. LITTLE WOMEN was published in 1869, and has gone on to be- come one of America's c... ...as gone on to be- come one of America's classics. This copy of LITTLE WOMEN has been transposed to disk and is supplied by NEW WAVE PUBLISHERS, ... ... AM - 10 PM LITTLE WOMEN c 1869 by...

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Hebrew Bible

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...Many scholars advocate use of the term Hebrew Bible as a neutral substitute in English to be preferred in... ...Many scholars advocate use of the term Hebrew Bible as a neutral substitute in English to be preferred in academic writin... ...any scholars advocate use of the term Hebrew Bible as a neutral substitute in English to be preferred in academic writing over Old Testament, which al... ...h to be preferred in academic writing over Old Testament, which alludes to the Christian doctrine of supersessionism, and Tanakh, the common Hebrew ac... ...rsessionism, and Tanakh, the common Hebrew acronym which may be unfamiliar in other languages. This is one of a series of categori... ... This is one of a series of categories for articles relating to matters in those books of the Bible which both Jews and Christians recognise as can... ... a series of categories for articles relating to matters in those books of the Bible which both Jews and Christians recognise as canonical. For the pu... ... W Wisdom (personification) Women in the Hebrew Bible Worship of angels ... ... W Wisdom (personification) Women in the Hebrew Bible Worship of angels ...

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Who Wrote the Bible

By: Washington Gladden

...ssic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: WHO WROTE THE BIBLE? Author: WASHINGTON GLADDEN Language: English Subject: Fiction... ...... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...ly agreed concerning the literary history of the Bible. The doctrines taught in the Bible will not be discussed; its claims to a supernatural origin w... ... recital of the matter of the mixed marriages between the Jewish men and the women of the surrounding tribes, which caused Ezra great distress, and wh... ... great distress, and which he succeeded in annulling, so that these “strange women,” as they are called, were all put away. To our eyes this seems a p... ...sor Murray supposes that this particular psalm was used for rehearsal by the women singers. Some of these inscriptions designate the airs to which the...

...Excerpt: Chapter 1. A LOOK INTO THE HEBREW BIBLE. The aim of this volume is to put into compact and popular form, for the benefit of intelligent readers, the principal facts upon which scholars are now generally agreed concerning the literary history of the...

...Table of Contents: Who Wrote the Bible?, 1 -- Washington Gladden, 1 -- Chapter I. A LOOK INTO THE HEBREW BIBLE, 1 -- Chapter II. WHAT DID MOSES WRITE?, 6 -- Chapter III. SOURCES OF THE PENTATEUCH, 14 -- Chapter IV. THE EARLIER HEBREW HISTORIES, 23 -- Cha...

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Bible errata

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...roughout history, printers' errors and peculiar translations have appeared in Bibles published throughout the world. ... ...ghout history, printers' errors and peculiar translations have appeared in Bibles published throughout the world. ... ...ors and peculiar translations have appeared in Bibles published throughout the world. Contents ... ... Contents Manuscript Bibles 1 The Book of Kells, circa... ... Manuscript Bibles 1 The Book of Kells, circa 800 1.1 ... ...he Book of Kells, circa 800 1.1 The Book of Deer, 10th-century 1.2 ... ... A page from the genealogy of Jesus, in Kells The Book of Kells, circa 800 ... ...k of Kells, circa 800 The genealogy of Jesus, in the Gospel of Luke, has an extra ancestor at Luke 3:26 (the second name ... ..., making 1 Peter 3:5 read, "For after this manner in the old time the holy women also, who trusted God, adorned themselves, being in subjection to the...

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Who Wrote the Bible

By: Washington Gladden

...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: WHO WROTE THE BIBLE? Author: WASHINGTON GLADDEN Language: English Subject: Fiction, ... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...agreed concerning the literary history of the Bible. The doctrines taught in the Bible will not be discussed; its claims to a supernatural origin wi... ...cital of the matter of the mixed marriages between the Jewish men and the women of the surrounding tribes, which caused Ezra great distress, and whi... ...eat distress, and which he succeeded in annulling, so that these "strange women," as they are called, were all put away. To our eyes this seems a pi... ... Murray supposes that this particular psalm was used for rehearsal by the women singers. Some of these inscriptions designate the airs to which th...

...A LOOK INTO THE HEBREW BIBLE. The aim of this volume is to put into compact and popular form, for the benefit of intelligent readers, the principal facts upon which scholars are now generally agreed concerning the literary history of the...

...CONTENTS. I. A LOOK INTO THE HEBREW BIBLE II. WHAT DID MOSES WRITE? III. SOURCES OF THE PENTATEUCH IV. THE EARLIER HEBREW HISTORIES V. THE HEBREW PROPHECIES VI. THE LATER HEBREW HISTORIES VII. THE POETICAL BOOKS VIII. THE EARLIER NEW TESTAMENT WRITIN...

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Luther Bible

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... Martin Luther's 1534 bible ... ... 1522 Complete Bible published 1534 ... ...(1545 revised 5th edition)[2] Genesis 1:1 in other translations ... ... (1545 revised 5th edition)[3] John 3:16 in other translations ... ... The Luther Bible is a German language Bible translation from Hebrew and anc... ...language Bible translation from Hebrew and ancient Greek by Martin Luther. The New Testament was first published in 1522 and the complete Bible, conta... ... and ancient Greek by Martin Luther. The New Testament was first published in 1522 and the complete Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments and A... ...w Testament was first published in 1522 and the complete Bible, containing the Old and New Testaments and Apocrypha, in 1534. The ... ...tiplied and spread by printers that even tailors and shoemakers, yea, even women and ignorant persons who had accepted this new Lutheran gospel, and c...

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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott; 1832-1888

...Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LITTLE WOMEN Author: LOUISA MAY ALCOTT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Lite... ...... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ... serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...... ......................................................................1 Little Women i Little Women Louisa May Alcott CHAPTER I • CHAPTER II • CHAPTE... ...r far away, where the fighting was. Nobody spoke for a minute; then Meg said in an altered tone, "You know the reason Mother proposed not having any p...

...Excerpt: Chapter One. ?Christmas won?t be Christmas without any presents,? grumbled Jo, lying on the rug. ?It?s so dreadful to be poor!? sighed Meg, looking down at her old dress. ?I don?t think it?s fair for some girls to have plenty of pretty things, and other girls nothing at all,? added little Amy, with an injured sn...

Table of Contents: Little Women, 1 -- Louisa May Alcott, 1 -- Little Women -- i

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Jemima (Bible)

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... Jemima (also written Jemimah, , Ymiymah) was the oldest of the three beautiful daughters of Job, named in the Bible... ...mah, , Ymiymah) was the oldest of the three beautiful daughters of Job, named in the Bible as given to him in the later part of his life, after God m... ...Ymiymah) was the oldest of the three beautiful daughters of Job, named in the Bible as given to him in the later part of his life, after God made Job... ...f the three beautiful daughters of Job, named in the Bible as given to him in the later part of his life, after God made Job prosperous again. Jemim... ...emima's younger sisters are named as Keziah and Keren-Happuch . Job's sons, in contrast, are not named. Jemima, along with her sisters, was descr... ...ed. Jemima, along with her sisters, was described as more beautiful than all the other women in the land. Also, unusually and in common with her si... ...ma, along with her sisters, was described as more beautiful than all the other women in the land. Also, unusually and in common with her sisters, Jem... ...ong with her sisters, was described as more beautiful than all the other women in the land. Also, unusually and in common with her sisters, Jemima wa... ...ences at the end of the Book of Job, Jemima is not mentioned elsewhere in the Bible. The name Jemima in Hebrew literally means "warm", i.e. affectio...

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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott; 1832-1888

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LITTLE WOMEN Author: LOUISA MAY ALCOTT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Litera... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...erve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well a... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...k #514] [Updated: January 6, 2003] LITTLE WOMEN LITTLE WOMEN by Louisa May Alcott CHAPT... ... away, where the fighting was. Nobody spoke for a minute; then Meg said in an altered tone, "You know the reason Mother proposed not having any pr...

...The four young faces on which the firelight shone brightened at the cheerful words, but darkened again as Jo said sadly, ?We haven?t got Father, and shall not have him for a long time.? She didn?t say ?perhaps never,? but eac...

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Bible John

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...e nickname of a serial killer who is believed to have murdered three young women after meeting them at the Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow, Scotland, b... ...r who is believed to have murdered three young women after meeting them at the Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow, Scotland, between 1968 and 1969. As of ... ...e murdered three young women after meeting them at the Barrowland Ballroom in Glasgow, Scotland, between 1968 and 1969. As of 2013, the killer has nev... ...rrowland Ballroom in Glasgow, Scotland, between 1968 and 1969. As of 2013, the killer has never been identified although the known movements and modus... ...Glaswegian serial killer Peter Tobin suggests that he may have been behind the killings. However this has never been proven and the case remains unsol... ...of 25-year-old nurse Patricia Docker was found by a man on his way to work in a lane behind Carmichael Place, Glasgow. The lane was only yards from he... ...ne behind Carmichael Place, Glasgow. The lane was only yards from her home in Langside Place. She had been raped and strangled. The previous night, sh... ... to escape her killer. She also had a deep bite mark on her leg. All three women were menstruating at the time of their death. Suspect The suspect wa... ...that have become part of the legend of Bible John: such as him calling the women "adulterous, " a hole in one at golf that he claimed his cousin had s...

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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott; 1832-1888

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LITTLE WOMEN Author: LOUISA MAY ALCOTT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Litera... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...erve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well a... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...ated: September 6, 2003] Edition: 13 LITTLE WOMEN LITTLE WOMEN by Louisa May Alcott CHAPTER O... ... away, where the fighting was. Nobody spoke for a minute; then Meg said in an altered tone, "You know the reason Mother proposed not having any pr...

...The four young faces on which the firelight shone brightened at the cheerful words, but darkened again as Jo said sadly, ?We haven?t got Father, and shall not have him for a long time.? She didn?t say ?perhaps never,? but eac...

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Bible Black

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... game developed by ActiveSoft and published on July 14, 2000. Sei Shoujo is the original creator of the games artwork, character design and penned ... ...ator of the games artwork, character design and penned the original script for the game. Milky Studio has since adapted the game into several adult a... ... Milky Studio has since adapted the game into several adult anime adaptations. The first adaptation, simply titled Bible Black, consisted of six episo... ...game into several adult anime adaptations. The first adaptation, simply titled Bible Black, consisted of six episodes animating numerous scenes from t... ...ous scenes from the video game. The following year, a two-episode OVA titled Bible Black: Origins was released, which served as a prequel to the e... ...rigins was released, which served as a prequel to the events of Bible Black. In April 2004, Milky Studio produced a sequel series titled Bible Bla... ... characters during the plot of Bible Black. The Japanese game was republished in 2006 as Bible Black Slim featuring extended scenes, followed by a sh... ...turing extended scenes, followed by a short sequel named Bible Black Infection in 2008. Neither of which the games original artist/writer Sei Shoujo w... ...Yoshitani's father stored in his deposit box. The group's leader takes the two women and a pair of female bank tellers to a bathroom to sexually assau...

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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott; 1832-1888

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LITTLE WOMEN Author: LOUISA MAY ALCOTT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Litera... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...erve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well a... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ... Louisa May Alcott May, 1996 [eBook #514] PGCC Collection: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott* eBook file: lwmen10.htm or lwmen10.zip Corr... ... away, where the fighting was. Nobody spoke for a minute; then Meg said in an altered tone, "You know the reason Mother proposed not having any p...

...The four young faces on which the firelight shone brightened at the cheerful words, but darkened again as Jo said sadly, ?We haven?t got Father, and shall not have him for a long time.? She didn?t say ?perhaps never,? but eac...

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Hannah (Bible)

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...ew חַנָּה, also occasionally transliterated as Channah or Ḥannah; pronounced in English as ˈhænə entry "Hannah" ) is the wife of Elkanah mentione... ...ted as Channah or Ḥannah; pronounced in English as ˈhænə entry "Hannah" ) is the wife of Elkanah mentioned in the Books of Samuel . According to ... ...h mentioned in the Books of Samuel . According to the Hebrew Bible she was the mother of Samuel . The Hebrew word "Hannah" has many meanings and ... ... Samuel . The Hebrew word "Hannah" has many meanings and interpretations, with the most common being the ancient Hebrew meaning of "grace" or "favour/... ...ty" and "passion".http://www.behindthename.com/name/hannah Biblical narrative In the biblical narrative, Hannah is one of two wives of Elkanah ; t... ...1:10), while Eli the High Priest was sitting on a chair near the doorpost. In her prayer she asked God for a son and in return she vowed to give t... ....c.)."Samuel", Jewish Encyclopedia, 1901-1906. Vows were made by both men and women, especially in extreme circumstances to ask for God's interventio... ...ney that would go to the support of the priests and the sanctuary.The Torah, A Women's Commentary, URJ Press and Women of Reform Judaism, 2008. p 773-... ...would hear her vow, taking no chance that anyone could nullify it.The Torah, A Women's Commentary, page 99. This power of nullification stems from the...

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Little Women

By: Louisa May Alcott; 1832-1888

...assic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: LITTLE WOMEN Author: LOUISA MAY ALCOTT Language: English Subject: Fiction, Litera... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...erve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well a... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ... Louisa May Alcott May, 1996 [eBook #514] PGCC Collection: Little Women by Louisa May Alcott* eBook file: lwmen10.htm or lwmen10.zip Corr... ... away, where the fighting was. Nobody spoke for a minute; then Meg said in an altered tone, "You know the reason Mother proposed not having any pr...

...The four young faces on which the firelight shone brightened at the cheerful words, but darkened again as Jo said sadly, ?We haven?t got Father, and shall not have him for a long time.? She didn?t say ?perhaps never,? but eac...

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Heli (Bible)

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...Heli is a Biblical individual mentioned in the Gospel of Luke as the grandfather of Jesus. In Luke's account of th... ...Heli is a Biblical individual mentioned in the Gospel of Luke as the grandfather of Jesus. In Luke's account of the g... ...23 Jesus, when he began his ministry, was about thirty years of age, being the son (as was supposed) of Joseph, of Heli, of Matthat, of Levi (...) He... ...osed) of Joseph, of Heli, of Matthat, of Levi (...) Heli is not mentioned in the genealogy of Jesus from David via David's son Solomon in the Gospel ... ...d) of Joseph, of Heli, of Matthat, of Levi (...) Heli is not mentioned in the genealogy of Jesus from David via David's son Solomon in the Gospel of ... ... Harry A. Ironside (1930) considered that it was simply preference to drop women's names out of the genealogy, hence Joseph was son in law of Heli.Luk... ...reference to drop women's names out of the genealogy, hence Joseph was son in law of Heli.Luke H. A. Ironside reprint 2007 "Women's names are dropped ... ...ogy, hence Joseph was son in law of Heli.Luke H. A. Ironside reprint 2007 "Women's names are dropped out of this genealogy, but here we are told that ... ...descendant of Solomon) had had a wife called "Esther" (not recorded in the Bible) with whom he fathered Jacob (Joseph's father), but Matthan died and ...

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Who Wrote the Bible

By: Washington Gladden

...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: WHO WROTE THE BIBLE? Author: WASHINGTON GLADDEN Language: English Subject: Fiction, ... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...agreed concerning the literary history of the Bible. The doctrines taught in the Bible will not be discussed; its claims to a supernatural origin wi... ...cital of the matter of the mixed marriages between the Jewish men and the women of the surrounding tribes, which caused Ezra great distress, and whi... ...eat distress, and which he succeeded in annulling, so that these "strange women," as they are called, were all put away. To our eyes this seems a pi... ... Murray supposes that this particular psalm was used for rehearsal by the women singers. Some of these inscriptions designate the airs to which th...

...The aim of this volume is to put into compact and popular form, for the benefit of intelligent readers, the principal facts upon which scholars are now generally agreed concerning the literary history of the Bible. The doctri...

...CONTENTS. I. A LOOK INTO THE HEBREW BIBLE II. WHAT DID MOSES WRITE? III. SOURCES OF THE PENTATEUCH IV. THE EARLIER HEBREW HISTORIES V. THE HEBREW PROPHECIES VI. THE LATER HEBREW HISTORIES VII. THE POETICAL BOOKS VIII. THE EARLIER NEW TESTAMENT WRITIN...

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Bible Christian Church

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...Mount Calvary Bible Christian Chapel (now the Pett Methodist Chapel) was built in 1848 at Pett, East Sussex. ... ...t Calvary Bible Christian Chapel (now the Pett Methodist Chapel) was built in 1848 at Pett, East Sussex. The Bibl... ...s built in 1848 at Pett, East Sussex. The Bible Christian Church was a Methodist denomination founded by William ... ...ilt in 1848 at Pett, East Sussex. The Bible Christian Church was a Methodist denomination founded by William O’Br... ...y William O’Bryan, a Wesleyan Methodist local preacher, on 18 October 1815 in North Cornwall, with the first society, just 22 members, meeting at Lake... ...leyan Methodist local preacher, on 18 October 1815 in North Cornwall, with the first society, just 22 members, meeting at Lake Farm in Shebbear, Devon... ...th Cornwall, with the first society, just 22 members, meeting at Lake Farm in Shebbear, Devon.[1] Contents ... ...tence. The Bible Christians recognised the ministry of women, calling then 'Female Special Agents'. A number of women appear on th... ...d to by the Bible Christian Conference. There were less than five of these women ministers in 1907 when the separate existence of the Bible Christians...

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Little Women

By: Alcott Louisa May

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: Little Women Author: Alcott Louisa May Language: English Subject: Ficti... ...... ..., serials, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our miss... ...lopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and ed... ... is to serve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line a... ...ncludes any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copy... ...... ...cott Louisa May 1832-1888 Available from: Oxford Text Archive P-1894 Little Women Louisa May Alcott Published: 1869 Louisa... ...and on her family's experiences for her work. As one of four daughters growing up in Boston. At the age of eight, she moved with her family to ne...

...Excerpt: Louisa May Alcott, 1832-1888. Louisa May Alcott's novel brings to life vividly the life of New England during the nineteenth century. A life that was tranquil, secure, and productive. It is little wonder, for she drew on her own and on her family's experiences for her work. As one of four daughters grow...

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African Bible Colleges

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...African Bible College refers to one of several Bible colleges in Africa, with three campuses as of 2009. The colleges offe... ...African Bible College refers to one of several Bible colleges in Africa, with three campuses as of 2009. The colleges offer university-le... ...o one of several Bible colleges in Africa, with three campuses as of 2009. The colleges offer university-level education with a Christian emphasis, wi... ... colleges offer university-level education with a Christian emphasis, with the aim of training men and women for Christian leadership and service. The... ...evel education with a Christian emphasis, with the aim of training men and women for Christian leadership and service. The four-year curriculum is des... ...References History The first campus of the college was opened in 1978 in Liberia in West Afric... ... History The first campus of the college was opened in 1978 in Liberia in West Africa. In 1991 the second college opened in Mal... ...978 in Liberia in West Africa. In 1991 the second college opened in Malawi in Central Africa, and in 2005 a third campus opened in Uganda in East Afri... ...evel education with a Christian emphasis, with the aim of training men and women for Christian leadership and service. The four-year curriculum is des...

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The Countess of Lincolns Nursery

By: Elizabeth Knevet Clinton

...ture Collection World Public Library.org LINCOLNES NURSERIE Title: THE COUNTESS OF LINCOLNES NURSERIE Author: ELIZABETH KNEVET CLINTON Languag... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...acket do Authors make about this": The Debate Over Maternal Breastfeeding in Early Modern England . . . I II. "And to be short, the mothers milke is... ...sis on the unnaturalness of a non-nursing mother, seems designed to shame women into breastfeeding. Yet despite this strong endorsement of maternal ... ...cknowledges that religious, economic, and social factors resulted in many women using wet nurses for their children. Jacques Guillemeau likewise dis... ...nursing because of the assumed avoidance of sexual intercourse by nursing women).7 Guillemeau accepts that social pressures sometimes outweigh moral...

...Introduction: What a racket do Authors make about this: The Debate Over Maternal Breastfeeding in Early Modern England In the seventeenth century, the vast majority of noble- and gentlewomen employed commoners as wet nurses. This practice, in combination with rising religious cons...

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The Story Bible

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... The Story Bible The front cover of The Story Bible ... ... Bible The front cover of The Story Bible ... ... LC Class BS550.2 .B76 The Story Bible is a fiction book by Pearl S. Buck ... ... The Story Bible is a fiction book by Pearl S. Buck summarizing the whole Bible in two separate volumes: Vol. 1, The Old Testament,... ...le is a fiction book by Pearl S. Buck summarizing the whole Bible in two separate volumes: Vol. 1, The Old Testament, and Vol. 2, The New Testament, w... ... The Story Bible The Story Bible is a book for anyone interested in the bible. Whether it is for reading popular bib... ...matched ability to tell stories this renown author retells 72 of the bibles most memorable stories in “language both understandable and enjoyable to t... ...eaving the campus. In 1934 Pearl got an invitation to the United States to speak at a Presbyterian women luncheon. She left China never to return. ... ...turn to the United States she continued her outstanding writing career, and became an advocate for women and minority group rights. In 1973 she died o...

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Kansas Women in Literature

By: Nettie Garmer Barker

... by NETTIE GARMER BARKER 3 Kansas Women in Literature by Nettie Garmer Barker ‘‘We are proud of... ... by NETTIE GARMER BARKER 3 Kansas Women in Literature by Nettie Garmer Barker ‘‘We are proud of Kansa... ...Literature by Nettie Garmer Barker ‘‘We are proud of Kansas, the beautiful queen, And proud are we of her fields of corn; But... ...lds of corn; But a nobler pride than these I ween, Is our pride in her children, Kansas born!’’ --Ellen P. Allerton-- --O... ...dren, Kansas born!’’ --Ellen P. Allerton-- --Or adopted. In this galaxy of bright women, the State has a noble pride for every ... ...--Ellen P. Allerton-- --Or adopted. In this galaxy of bright women, the State has a noble pride for every name, be its owner Kansas b... ... P. Allerton-- --Or adopted. In this galaxy of bright women, the State has a noble pride for every name, be its owner Kansas born or ... ...htier force for good than its ‘‘walls of corn.’’ EFFIE GRAHAM. The last place one would expect to find romance is in arithmetic and yet... ...s the way to find it there. Miss Graham is one of the most talented women of the state. Ex-Gov. Hoch has called her ‘‘one of the most gifte...

...We are proud of Kansas, the beautiful queen, And proud are we of her fields of corn; But a nobler pride than these I ween, Is our pride in her children, Kansas born!’’......

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The Woman's Bible

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... Handwritten draft of commentary covering the Book of Genesis, Chapter II, verses 21–25, concerning Adam and Eve ... ... 363551 The Woman's Bible is a two-part non-fiction book, written by Elizabeth Cady... ... non-fiction book, written by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and a committee of 26 women, published in 1895 and 1898 to challenge the traditional position of ... ..., written by Elizabeth Cady Stanton and a committee of 26 women, published in 1895 and 1898 to challenge the traditional position of religious orthodo... ...anton and a committee of 26 women, published in 1895 and 1898 to challenge the traditional position of religious orthodoxy that woman should be subser... ...ontroversy and antagonism at its introduction.[3] Many women's rights activists who worked with Stanton were opposed to the public... ...he publication of The Woman's Bible; they felt it would harm the drive for women's suffrage. Although it was never accepted by Bible scholars as a maj... ...lose to her, publication of the book effectively ended Stanton's influence in the suffrage movement.[4] Cont... ...n's subservience. In the early 19th century advocates of women's rights began to accumulate r...

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The Bible in Spain

By: George Borrow

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE BIBLE IN SPAIN Author: GEORGE BORROW Language: English Subject: Fict... ...ssic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE BIBLE IN SPAIN Author: GEORGE BORROW Language: English Subject: Fiction, Liter... ...... ...als, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is... ...as, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educator... ...s any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights... ...in Astruria; generosity in Aragon; probity in Old Castile; and the peasant women of La Mancha can still afford to place a silver fork and a snowy ... ..., though tolerably wide; its banks were white with linen which the washer− women had spread out to dry in the sun, which was shining brightly; I h... ... About a league from the town beneath a hill we found four people, men and women, all very black like the strange man, and we joined ourselves wit...

...Preface: It is very seldom that the preface of a work is read; indeed, of late years, most books have been sent into the world without any. I deem it, however, advisable to write a preface, and to this I humbly call the attention of the courteous reader, as...

...Table of Contents: The Bible in Spain, 1 -- George Borrow, 1 -- AUTHOR'S Preface, 2 -- Chapter I, 6 -- Chapter II, 11 -- Chapter III, 16 -- Chapter IV, 21 -- Chapter V, 25 -- Chapter VI, 30 -- Chapter VII, 33 -- Chapter VIII, 37 -- Chapter IX, ...

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Appalachian Bible College

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... Athletics Men's and Women's Basketball, Men's Soccer and Women's Volleyball ... ... www.abc.edu The school is unrelated to Appalachian State University. ... ...ed to Appalachian State University. Appalachian Bible College is a small, non-profit, private, Christian college north of B... ...y particular denomination, it generally serves independent churches within the fundamental Bible and Baptist associations. ... ...omination, it generally serves independent churches within the fundamental Bible and Baptist associations. C... ...rnal links History The school was founded in 1950 by Dr. Lester E. Pipkin and Rev. Robert S. G... ... History The school was founded in 1950 by Dr. Lester E. Pipkin and Rev. Robert S. Guelich. Pipkin served a... ... President until he was replaced by Daniel L. Anderson, current president, in 1983.[1] Academics All students t... ... Academics All students that enroll in ABC's dual major program degree have one major in Bible & Theology, ...

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The Bible in Spain

By: George Borrow

... Classic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE BIBLE IN SPAIN Author: GEORGE BORROW Language: English Subject: Fictio... ...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org Title: THE BIBLE IN SPAIN Author: GEORGE BORROW Language: English Subject: Fiction, Literat... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...n Astruria; generosity in Aragon; probity in Old Castile; and the peasant women of La Mancha can still afford to place a silver fork and a snowy na... ... though tolerably wide; its banks were white with linen which the washer- women had spread out to dry in the sun, which was shining brightly; I hear... ...About a league from the town beneath a hill we found four people, men and women, all very black like the strange man, and we joined ourselves with t...

...Author?s Preface: It is very seldom that the preface of a work is read; indeed, of late years, most books have been sent into the world without any. I deem it, however, advisable to write a preface, and to this I humbly call the attention of the courteous reader, as...

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Nazarene Bible College

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...ge Nazarene Bible College Seal ... ... Type Bible College Affiliation ... ...ble College (NBC) is a Bible College located on 43 acres (170,000 m2) in Colorado Springs, Colorado founded in 1964,[2] chartered in 1967, and ap... ...o Springs, Colorado founded in 1964,[2] chartered in 1967, and approved by the Colorado Department of Education to grant degrees in 1970.[3] NBC has a... ...967, and approved by the Colorado Department of Education to grant degrees in 1970.[3] NBC has a 14:1 student-to-faculty ratio.[2] Admission is noncom... ...BC has a 14:1 student-to-faculty ratio.[2] Admission is noncompetitive and the academic year is divided into trimesters, similar to the quarter calend... ...to trimesters, similar to the quarter calendar system, but granting credit in semester hours. Nazarene Bible College is a private ... ...serving over 1400 students through both campus and online course delivery. The average students' age is 38 years old, and there is no housing on campu... ...ge is 38 years old, and there is no housing on campus. The ratio of men to women is slightly less than 2:1. Additionally, 80% are married, and 75% are...

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Kansas Women in Literature

By: Nettie Garmer Barker

...ature Collection World Public Library.org LITERATURE Title: KANSAS WOMEN IN LITERATURE Author: NETTIE GARMER BARKER Language: English Subject... ...Collection World Public Library.org LITERATURE Title: KANSAS WOMEN IN LITERATURE Author: NETTIE GARMER BARKER Language: English Subject: Fict... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...erve the public, aid students and educators by providing public access to the world's most complete collection of electronic books on-line as well a... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...... ...Garmer Barker December, 1995 [eBook #377] PGCC Collection: Kansas Women in Literature *eBook File: kswom10.htm or kswom10.zip Corrected E...

...EFFIE GRAHAM. The last place one would expect to find romance is in arithmetic and yet?Miss Effie Graham, the head of the Department of Mathematics in the Topeka High School, has found it there and better still, in her lecture ?Living Arit...

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Trinity Bible College

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...Trinity Bible College (TBC) is a private college in Ellendale, North Dakota, affiliated with the Assemblies of God USA. ... ...ege (TBC) is a private college in Ellendale, North Dakota, affiliated with the Assemblies of God USA. History T... ... History The school was first founded in Devils Lake in 1948, but after several moves, settled in Ellendale in 19... ... several moves, settled in Ellendale in 1972 where it assumed ownership of the former campus of the North Dakota State Normal and Industrial School fo... ...ate Normal and Industrial School for a mere $1 and an agreement to upgrade the campus and facilities. The school primarily offers instruction in Bibli... ...upgrade the campus and facilities. The school primarily offers instruction in Biblical studies, with programs in business, intercultural studies, mini... ...ation, and music. Athletics Trinity Bible College teams participate as a member of the National Christian Colle... ...NCCAA). Men's sports include basketball, cross country and football; while women's sports include basketball, cross country and volleyball. ... ...l. External links Trinity Bible College ...

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The Gentlewoman's Companion: Or, A Guide to the Female Sex

By: Hannah Woolley

...ic Literature Collection World Public Library.org COMPANION Title: THE GENTLEWOMAN'S COMPANION Author: HANNAH WOOLLEY Language: English Subje... ...... ...s, bibliographies, dictionaries, encyclopedias, and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is t... ..., and other reference works in a number of languages and countries around the world. Our mission is to serve the public, aid students and educators ... ...any service that offers this file for download or commercial distribution in any form, (See complete disclaimer http://WorldLibrary.net/Copyrights.h... ...reat Britain Date: 1600-1699 Date: 1675 Practical advice for women in all classes and situations. Emphasis on skill rather than educatio... ...ritain Date: 1600-1699 Date: 1675 Practical advice for women in all classes and situations. Emphasis on skill rather than education. Bl... ...ions. Emphasis on skill rather than education. Blames men for restraining women and encourages girls to think seriously and critically. Presents rec... ...posterous suspitions of some to vanish, who vainly imagine that Books are Womens Academies, wherein they learn to do evil with greater subtilry and ...

...Excerpt: Practical advice for women in all classes and situations. Emphasis on skill rather than education. Blames men for restraining women and encourages girls to think seriously and critically. Presents recipes and medical advice as well as material ab...

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Perth Bible College

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... Website pbc.wa.edu.au Perth Bible Colleg... ... pbc.wa.edu.au Perth Bible College (PBC) is an interdenominational Bible college in Perth, We... ... 4 References 5 External links History The college ... ... 5 External links History The college was established in 1928, and... ... History The college was established in 1928, and is a participating member of the South Pacific Association of Bible Colleg... ...Association of Bible Colleges, with all PBC courses internationally recognised by evangelical and parachurch agencies. PBC is approved by the Australi... ...ical and parachurch agencies. PBC is approved by the Australian federal government as a Higher Education Provider.[1] In 2007, the... ...parachurch agencies. PBC is approved by the Australian federal government as a Higher Education Provider.[1] In 2007, the college ... ...ngelical We believe in the urgent need to reach our broken world with the gospel of Jesus Christ and to train men and women to be ...

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The Bible in Spain

By: George Borrow

...THE BIBLE IN SPAIN by GEORGE BORROW The Bible in Spain George Borrow Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World... ...LE IN SPAIN by GEORGE BORROW The Bible in Spain George Borrow Copyright © 2002 All Rights Reserved World Wide. Wor... ...Access Collection. http://worldLibrary.net - This eBook was obtained from the World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membership... ...World eBook Library Consortia enhanced PDF eBook Collection. Membership to the World eBook Library Consortia is only $8.95 per year. Your $8.95 helps ... ... variety of global literacy programs. 60,000 PDF eBooks and PDF eDocuments in 104 languages have been optimized for text to speak. Let your computer r... ...olumes. The work now offered to the public, and which is styled THE BIBLE IN SPAIN, consists of a narrative of what occurred to me during a residence... ...in Astruria; generosity in Aragon; probity in Old Castile; and the peasant women of La Mancha can still afford to place a silver fork and a snowy napk... ..., though tolerably wide; its banks were white with linen which the washer- women had spread out to dry in the sun, which was shining brightly; I heard... ... About a league from the town beneath a hill we found four people, men and women, all very black like the strange man, and we joined ourselves with th...

...It is very seldom that the preface of a work is read; indeed, of late years, most books have been sent into the world without any. I deem it, however, advisable to write a preface, and to this I humbly call the attention of the courteous reader, as...

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Anchor Bible Series

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... The Anchor Bible project, consisting of a Commentary Series, Bible Dictionary, and Reference Library, is a scholarly and commerci... ...ary, and Reference Library, is a scholarly and commercial co-venture begun in 1956, when individual volumes in the commentary series began produ... ...holarly and commercial co-venture begun in 1956, when individual volumes in the commentary series began production. Having initiated a new era of... ...ies began production. Having initiated a new era of cooperation among scholars in biblical research, over 1, 000 scholars — representing Jewish, Cat... ... Protestant, Muslim, secular, and other traditions — have now contributed to the project. Their works offer discussions that reflect a range of view... ...sions that reflect a range of viewpoints across a wide theological spectrum. The Anchor Bible project continues to produce volumes that keep readers... ...reflect a range of viewpoints across a wide theological spectrum. The Anchor Bible project continues to produce volumes that keep readers current on... ...oduce volumes that keep readers current on recent scholarship and are grounded in analysis. The works bring advances in science and technology to bear... ...eference Library include: Susan Ackerman, Warrior, Dancer, Seductress, Queen: Women in Judges and Biblical Israel. 1998. ISBN 0-385-48424-0 Joseph Bl...

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