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" Thou hast had pity on the gourd, for the which thou hast not laboured, neither madest it grow ; which came up in a night, and perished in a night. And should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than six score thousand persons that cannot... "
The Eclectic Review - Page 347
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The whole works of Richard Graves, collected by his son, R.H. Graves, Volume 3

Richard Hastings Graves - 1840
...slight suffering), and should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than six-score thousand persons, that cannot discern between their right hand and their left, and also much cattle ?"* Now, let me ask, can we, after such a declaration as this, believe that God could ever issue unconditional...
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Tracts on the Church and the Prayer-book

Frederick William Faber - 1840
...night and perished in a night: and should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than six score thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left hand, and also much cattle 2 ?" Lastly, we come to a passage in which all the others seem to meet,...
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The natural history of society in the barbarous and civilized state

William Cooke Taylor - 1840
...wall of defence. The prophet Jonah describes Nineveh, as " that Great City, wherein are more- than six score thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left hand, and also much cattle." In this passage the mention of cattle clearly intimates that pastures...
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Notes: Critical, Explanatory, and Practical on the Book of the ..., Volume 1

Albert Barnes - 1840
...and evil, is an expression that denotes infancy. Thus in Nineveh it is said there were " more than six score thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and left hand," commonly supposed to denote infants. Jonah iv. 2. Comp. Deut. i. 39. The meaning is, that...
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A Scripture Herbal

Lady Maria Callcott - 1842 - 544 pages
...of oil their traditions allow them to burn on such occasions. that great city, wherein are more than six score thousand persons, that cannot discern between their right hand and their left hand, and also much cattle?" GRASS. FestucaJluitans, Glyceria jluitans, — Sheep's Fescue, Flote...
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The Unity of the Church

Henry Edward Manning - 1842 - 373 pages
...night and perished in a night : and should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than six score thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left hand ; and also much cattle ?" 1 — can we doubt, I say, that He who chose out those people by...
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Sermons

James Gratrix - 1843
...great city, wherein," though there may be many sinners whose iniquity is full, " are more than sixscore thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left," and who consequently are free from actual sin ? It is to be hoped that this instruction brought Jonah to...
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A Scripture Account of the Faith of and Practice of Christians: Consisting ...

Hugh Gaston - 1843 - 336 pages
...Ixxi. 6. Jonah iv. 11. God said, Should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than six score thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left ! Mark x. 14. Jesus said, Suffer little children to come unto me, and forbid them not ; for of...
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A Casket of Four Jewels, for Young Christians

1843 - 128 pages
...population. " Should not^I spare Nineveh, that great city, whereiiI are, THE CHRISTIAN CITIZEN. more than six score thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left?" Almost every foreign visitor, who writes of this country, expresses astonishment at its vastness....
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Bible stories, for the young, tr. from the 30th Germ. ed

Christian Gottlob Barth - 1844
...night, and perished in a night. And should not I spare Nineveh, that great city, wherein are more than six score thousand persons that cannot discern between their right hand and their left hand; and also much cattle ?"a 52. THE LAST KINGS OP JUDAH. AFTER the division of the kingdom,...
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