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" And, lo, thou art unto them as a very lovely song of one that hath a pleasant voice, and can play well on an instrument: for they hear thy words, but they do them not. "
Autobiography: A Collection of the Most Instructive and Amusing Lives Ever ... - Page 100
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Durham County: A History of Durham County, North Carolina

Jean Bradley Anderson - History - 1990 - 678 pages
...musical excerpts from Mendelssohn, Mozart, and Beethoven. Hook suggested its biblical inscription: "And lo, thou art unto them as a very lovely song of one that has a pleasant voice and can play well on an instrument."16 The new building opened in 19oo and the...
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Genizah Research After Ninety Years: The Case of Judaeo-Arabic

Society for Judaeo-Arabic Studies. Congress - Foreign Language Study - 1992 - 194 pages
...words of this letter and how beautifully they are put while ignoring its contents. For it is written "And lo, thou art unto them as a very lovely song...well on an instrument: for they hear thy words, but they do them not." [Ezekiel 33:32] (Revell 1923, p. 187. My emphasis) It is hard to imagine that Saadya...
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Chapters into Verse: Poetry in English Inspired by the Bible: Volume 1 ...

Robert Atwan, Laurance Wieder - Poetry - 1993 - 514 pages
...they will not do them: for with their mouth they shew much love, but their heart goeth after their covetousness. And, lo, thou art unto them as a very...well on an instrument: for they hear thy words, but they do them not. And when this cometh to pass, (lo, it will come,) then shall they know that a prophet...
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The Story of the Seer of Patmos

Stephen N. Haskell - Literary Collections - 1993 - 452 pages
...moch love, hut their heart goeth alter their toveteoиsиess. And, lo, thou art unto them as a wry lovely song of one that hath a pleasant voice, and...play well on an instrument : for they hear thy words, hut they do them nut. Eм- u : ls,31. For in him we live, and move, and have our heing ; as certain...
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Modern Theories of the Universe: From Herschel to Hubble

Michael J. Crowe - Science - 1994 - 468 pages
...routine work of an observatory. It would be easy to mention the names of men well known, to whom I was "as a very lovely song of one that hath a pleasant voice." They heard my words, but for a time were very slow to avail themselves of this new power of research....
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Six Books on the Priesthood

Saint John Chrysostom - Clergy - 1996 - 164 pages
...occasioned his exile and premature death. His enduring title, "of the Golden Mouth", might suggest "a very lovely song of one that hath a pleasant voice and can play well upon an instrument"; it might imply the ability to pour forth a stream of "beautiful truths", as they...
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The Acoustic World of Early Modern England: Attending to the O-Factor

Bruce R. Smith - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 400 pages
...to act. In a sermon preached at Whitehall on 12 February 1619, Donne took as his text Ezekiel 33:32: "And lo, thou art unto them as a very lovely song, of one that hath a pleasant voyce, and can play well on an instrument; for they hear thy words, but they doe them not." For a preacher...
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Levinas between Ethics and Politics: For the Beauty that Adorns the Earth

B.G. Bergo - Philosophy - 1999 - 330 pages
...goeth after their covetousness." 30:32. "And, lo, thou art unto them as a song of loves (also 'jests' ) of one that hath a pleasant voice and can play well on an instrument: for they hear they words, but they do them not." 30:33. "And when this cometh to pass, (lo, it will come,) then shall...
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The Acoustic World of Early Modern England: Attending to the O-Factor

Bruce R. Smith - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 400 pages
...Ezekiel 33:32: "And lo, thou art unto them as a very lovely song, of one that hath a pleasant voyce, and can play well on an instrument; for they hear thy words, but they doe them not." For a preacher to "play well" does not mean "to be the working upon the understanding...
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Models and Contacts: Arabic Literature and Its Impact on Medieval Jewish Culture

Rina Drory - Literary Criticism - 2000 - 292 pages
...words of this letter and how beautifully they are put without obeying its contents. For it is written 'And lo, thou art unto them as a very lovely song...well on an instrument: for they hear thy words, but they do them not' [Ezekiel 33,xxxii]. (Réveil 1923:87, my emphasis) It is hard to imagine that Sa'adya...
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