Suche Bilder Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive Mehr »
Anmelden
Books Bücher 91 - 100 von 118 in Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament, adversity is the blessing of the...
" Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament, adversity is the blessing of the New, which carrieth the greater benediction and the clearer revelation of God's favour. "
The Works of Francis Bacon: Lord Chancellor of England - Seite xxxix
von Francis Bacon - 1834
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Critical, Historical and Miscellaneous Essays, Band 3

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1860
...show the extent of the . . change : " Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testa- *• ° r• ment; adversity is the blessing of the New, which carrieth the greater benediction and the clearer evidence of God's favour. Yet, even in the Old Testament, if you listen to David's harp you shall hear...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The Harvard Classics, Band 3

Charles William Eliot - 1909
...through the waves of the world. But to speak in a mean.1 The virtue of prosperity is temperance; the virtue of adversity is fortitude; which in morals...greater benediction, and the clearer revelation of God's favor. Yet even in the Old Testament, if you listen to David's harp, you shall hear as many hearse-like...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The Twentieth Century

1878
...enemy or unfriendly ally. ' Prosperity,' says &con, 'was the blessing of the Old Testament, adversity the blessing of the New, which carrieth the greater benediction and the clearer Delation of God's favour.' The experience of the Order of St. John affords abundant confirmation of...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The Apocalypse of John

Sean P. Kealy - 1987 - 260 Seiten
...prescriptions for happiness, than in any other sayings. The provocative statement of Francis Bacon that, while prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament adversity is the blessing of the New, is a convenient summary of the newness of Jesus' approach and his radical demands. In his classical...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

The Concise Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1989 - 343 Seiten
...is the denomination of the New. Benjamin Whichcote (1609-1683) Provost of King's College, Cambridge Prosperity is the Blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New. Francis Bacon (1561-1626) English philosopher, essayist It gives me a deep, comforting sense that "things...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

All the Promises of the Bible

Herbert Lockyer - 1990 - 352 Seiten
..."He had compassion on her, and said unto her, Weep not." Luke 7:13 Bacon writing on adversity says, "Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament;...the New, which carrieth the greater benediction." But both sections of Scripture reveal a mixture of prosperity and adversity, with promises attached...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

The Columbia Dictionary of Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1993 - 1092 Seiten
...BACON (1561- 1 626), English philosopher, essayist. statesman. Essays, "Of Adversity" 11597-1625). 2 iter. Perseus in the Wind, ch. 17(1948). 3 FRANCIS BACON (1S6I -1626). English philosopher, essayist, statesman. Essays. 'Of Adversity" {1 597-1...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

Eschatologische Identität: eine Untersuchung über das Verhältnis von ...

Heiko Schulz - 1994 - 624 Seiten
...oder Interessen" (ebd., 289). 4. Kapitel: Transsubstantiation des Leidens. Ein Exkurs zur Theodizee Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament, adversity is the blessing of the New. Francis Bacon Jedes Böse ist ein Übel, aber nicht jedes Übel böse - zumindest wenn man der Leibnizschen...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

Famous Lines: A Columbia Dictionary of Familiar Quotations

Robert Andrews - 1997 - 625 Seiten
...British poet. "The Hound of Heaven," st. 1 , Poems (1893). Merry England (London, July 1890). Bible 1 Prosperity is the blessing of the Old Testament; adversity is the blessing of the New. FRANCIS BACON, (1561-1626) British philosopher, essayist, statesman. Essays, "Of Adversity," (1597-1...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - 1998 - 669 Seiten
...quarter; and sever it wholly from their serious affairs and actions of life. 692 Essays 'Of Adversity' e ... I would to God they would either conform, or be more wise, and not be catched! 8 693 Essays 'Of Adversity' Prosperity is not without many fears and distastes; and adversity is not...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch




  1. Meine Mediathek
  2. Hilfe
  3. Erweiterte Buchsuche
  4. EPUB herunterladen
  5. PDF herunterladen