The Principal Motives & Circumstances that Induced Moses Marcus to Leave the Jewish, & Embrace the Christian Faith: With a Short Account of His Sufferings Thereupon

Front Cover
J. Humphreys, 1724 - 126 pages

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 76 - Thus saith the LORD; If ye can break my covenant of the day, and my covenant of the night, and that there should not be day and night in their season; Then may also my covenant be broken with David my servant, that he should not have a son to reign upon his throne; and with the Levites the priests, my ministers.
Page xvi - Trust in him. at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us.
Page 66 - Seventy weeks are determined upon thy people and upon thy holy city, to finish the transgression, and to make an end of sins, and to make reconciliation for iniquity, and to bring in everlasting righteousness, and to seal up the vision and prophecy, and to anoint the most Holy.
Page 25 - Take my yoke on you, and learn of me, that I am meek and lowly in heart; and ye shall find rest unto your souls.
Page xxvi - ... the whole earth may be filled with the knowledge of the Lord, as the waters cover the sea.
Page 76 - For thus saith the LORD, David shall never want a man to sit upon the throne of the house of Israel: neither shall the priests the Levites want a man before me to offer burnt-offerings, and to kindle meat-offerings, and to do sacrifice continually.
Page ix - Marcus describes the predictable reaction to his conversion of his once most endearing and indulgent Parents, who spared for nothing of their precious Treasures, wherewith they abound, to make me Great and Happy in this World; but have now conceived a mortal Hatred to me, upon the Account of this religious Difference; and deny me Bread to eat, and Raiment to put on. By whom being rejected, I quickly found my...
Page 21 - Dsfire of me, and I Jhall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance : and the utmoft parts of the earth for thy pojfejfion.
Page 76 - then may alfo my Covenant be broken with David my Servant, that He Jhould not have a Son to reign upon Us Throne.
Page xvii - Parting of my Father's Heart. When I was about thirteen, my Father went to India, and left me to the particular Care of my Mother, and my Tutor, and...

Bibliographic information