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" And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness: for they kindled a fire, and received us every one, because of the present rain, and because of the cold. "
Works of the Late Dr. Benjamin Franklin: Consisting of Memoirs of His Early Life - Page 234
by Benjamin Franklin - 1810 - 274 pages
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Oceanus, Or, A Peaceful Progress O'er the Unpathed Sea

Frances Osborne - Geography - 1850 - 307 pages
...the inhabitants were, without doubt, an uncivilised race, for he calls them a barbarous people! ' And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness:...received us every one, because of the present rain, and D because of the cold.' Here it was that from the circumstance of St. Paul experiencing no evil effects...
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Discourse on the Rectitude of Human Nature

George Washington Burnap - Theological anthropology - 1850 - 409 pages
...shore. But, on the contrary, what is the testimony of the Evangelist ? " And the barharous people showed us no little kindness : for they kindled a fire, and...because of the present rain, and because of the cold." And yet, man in the state of nature is " indisposed, disabled, and made opposite to all that is good,...
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Family reading. The New Testament narrative, harmonized and explained by the ...

bart Edward Cust (hon. sir) - 1850
...endeavouring to prey upon the shipwrecked crew, and to profit by their misfortune, they " showed them no little kindness : for they kindled a fire, and...because of the present rain, and because of the cold ;" but from the sticks, when they began to grow warm by the fire 7, " there came a viper out of the...
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The Homilies of S. John Chrysostom, Archbishop of Constantinople, on the ...

Saint John Chrysostom - Bible - 1849 - 740 pages
...been set at liberty, if he had not appealed unto Caesar. HOMILY LIV. Page 710. Acts \\vni. 2, 3. And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness;...because of the present rain, and because of the cold. And when Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks, and laid them on the fire, there came a viper out of...
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The Acts of the Apostles

Tamil language - 1851 - 189 pages
...CHAPTER XXVIII. AND when they were escaped, then they knew that the island was called Melita. 2 And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness...because of the present rain, and because of the cold. 3 And when Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks, and laid them on the fire, there came a viper out...
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Tales of the sea and land

Frances Osborne - 1851 - 307 pages
...the inhabitants were, without doubt, an uncivilised race, for he calls them a barbarous people! ' And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness:...received us every one, because of the present rain, and D because of the cold.' Here it was that from the circumstance of St. Paul experiencing no evil effects...
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Select Miscellanies: Chiefly Illustrative of the History, Christian ...

Wilson Armistead - Society of Friends - 1851
...concerning Paul and his companions, many of whom were criminal prisoners : — ' The barbarous people showed us no little kindness, for they kindled a fire, and...because of the present rain, and because of the cold.' Those who called themselves ' Christians,' imprisoned, persecuted, cursed, and threatened with the...
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Journal of the American Oriental Society, Volume 1

American Oriental Society - Electronic journals - 1851
...the Apostles, it is true, the inhabitants are spoken of as barbarians ; " the barbarous people showed us no little kindness ; for they kindled a fire and...one, because of the present rain and because of the cold."f But the act of humanity, which is here thus gratefully recorded, confirms the common interpretation...
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Scripture lessons for elementary classes 1855, 62-1917

1854
...1—6 ; 11—14. AND when they were escaped, then they knew that the island was called Melita. And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness...because of the present rain, and because of the cold. And when Paul had gathered a bundle of sticks, and laid them on the fire, there came a viper out of...
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Benjamin Franklin and Jonathan Edwards: Selections from Their Writings

Benjamin Franklin, Jonathan Edwards - American literature - 1920 - 368 pages
...the wild Arabs. St. Paul, too, in the Relation of his Voyage and Shipwreck on the Island of Melita says the Barbarous People shewed us no little kindness;...because of the present Rain, and because of the Cold. [1784?] A PETITION OF THE LEFT HAND, TO THOSE WHO HAVE THE SUPEKINTENDENCY OF EDUCATION I address myself...
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