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Labour in vain: or, What signifies little or nothing

Ward, Edward

Labour in vain: or, What signifies little or nothing

Viz. I. The poor man"s petitioning at court. II. Expectation of benefit from a covetous man in his life-time. III. The marriage of an old man to a young woman. IV. Endeavours to regulate mens manners by preaching or writing. V. Being a Jacobite. VI. Confining an insolvent debtor. VII. Promise of secrecy in a conspiracy. VIII. An enquiry after a place

by Ward, Edward

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Edition Notes

Other titlesLabour in vain, What signifies little or nothing
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 1879:7
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2], 29, [1] p
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15423002M

Gen "In the beginning." To expound the term "beginning", of Christ, is altogether frivolous. For Moses simply intends to assert that the world was not perfected at its very commencement, in the manner in which it is now seen, but that it was created an empty chaos of heaven and earth. 39 For unless they shall be carried by these virgins through this gate, they cannot change their colours; therefore do not labour in vain. 40 So the building that day was done, howbeit the tower was not finished; for it was afterwards to be built, therefore now also there was some delay made of it.

Chapter 2. The vanity of human courses in the works of pleasure, planting, equipage, amassing wealth,, Wisdom preferable to folly, ; yet little difference between the wise and the foolish in the events of life, The vanity of amassing wealth for heirs, when whether they will be foolish or wise cannot be ascertained, There is much sorrow in the labour of man, 22, I am not much given to write book reviews because, as the saying goes, birds do not make good ornithologists. But with the publication of J. M. Coetzee's latest novel, The Childhood of Jesus (Harvill Secker, London; Viking, New York) I am moved to address the issue of reader engagement or, shall we say, responsibility/5.

In the case of similitude, nothing is more powerful than the imagination of the mother; for if she fix her eyes upon any object it will so impress her mind, that it oftentimes so happens that the child has a representation thereof on some part of the body. And, if in act of copulation, the woman earnestly look on the man, and fix her mind on him, the child will resemble its father.   Besides which he wrote the "Book of Answers," to the questions of Augustine, the first bishop of the English nation, as we have shown above, inserting the same book entire in this history; besides the useful little "Synodical Book," which he composed with the bishops of Italy on the necessary affairs of the church; and also familiar letters to.


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And why should I be at the labour of Printing, or charge of Paper. Auth. Print it by all means; it may imploy some to add to it, the History of the Printer. Print. What, that my Pains was Labour in Vain, and Charge signify'd Little or Nothing.

Unless the LORD builds the house, those who build it labor in vain. Unless the LORD watches over Labour in vain: or city, the watchman stays awake in vain.

Berean Study Bible A song of ascents. Of Solomon. Unless the LORD builds the house, its builders labor in vain; unless the LORD protects the city, its watchmen stand guard in vain. New American Standard Bible. PSALM Psalms The theme of this Psalm, that human enterprises only succeed by the divine blessing, was probably associated with the building of the temple by Solomon, its author.

It may have been adopted in this view, as suited to this series especially, as appropriately expressing the sentiments of God's worshippers in relation to the erection of the second temple. If I be wicked, why then labour I in vain. If he was that wicked person, that hypocrite, Bildad and his other friends took him to be, it was in vain for him to make his supplications to God, as they advised him; so Gersom gives the sense of the words; since God hears not sinners, such as live in sin, regard iniquity in their hearts, and practise it in their lives, at least secretly, as it was.

For, (1.) There is labour in getting knowledge. (2.) There is little good to be done with it. (3.) There is no satisfaction in it. And, if this is vanity and vexation, all other things in this world, being much inferior to it in dignity and worth, must needs be so too.

A great scholar cannot be happy unless he be a true saint. Leviathan or The Matter, Forme and Power of a Common-Wealth Ecclesiasticall and Civil, commonly referred to as Leviathan, is a book written by Thomas Hobbes (–) and published in (revised Latin edition ).

Its name derives from the biblical work concerns the structure of society and legitimate government, and is regarded as one of the earliest and most Author: Thomas Hobbes. It is labour under the sun; that is a phrase peculiar to this book, where we meet with it twenty-eight times.

There is a world above the sun, a world which needs not the sun, for the glory of God is its light, where there is work without labour and with great profit, the work of angels; but he speaks of the work under the sun, the pains of.

doing nothing, differs little from a highwayman who lives on those who travel his way. Outside the pale of society, the solitary, owing nothing to any man, may live as he pleases, but in society either he lives at the cost of others, or he owes them in labour the cost of his keep; there is.

Haggai VAIN TOIL Haggai A large emigration had taken place from the land of captivity to Jerusalem. The great purpose which the returning exiles had in view was the rebuilding of the Temple, as the centre-point of the restored nation.

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For that the knowledge of good and evil signifies nothing but the concupiscence of the flesh, the Apostle testifies; calling it the law, and desire of sin. in the earth: and, because that beasts should bring forth in pain--should plow in sweat--should eat their food with labour and fear, that the earth.

Verse 1. ECCLESIASTES CHAPTER 1. All is vanity; our labour great and unprofitable, Ecclesiastes The whole course of things is always going and returning, Ecclesiastes Nothing in nature is satisfied, Ecclesiastes Nothing new; old things are forgot, Ecclesiastes The search after wisdom is itself a vain labour; cannot supply our natural wants, nor satisfy our desires; but.

The Biblical Illustrator. Psalms To eat the bread of sorrows. The bread of toil and the fruit of righteousness. Labour is the law of life, and to this law nothing in God’s Word is opposed. “Man goeth forth unto his work and to his labour until the evening” is a description good for all time.

Online Library of Liberty. This is a facsimile or image-based PDF made from scans of the original book. Facsimile PDF small: Fifthly, “all animals have sense; but a dog is an animal:” here it signifies little more, but that the latter proposition is joined to the former, as the minor of a syllogism.

Except the LORD build the house, they labour in vain that build it. The word vain is the keynote here, and we hear it ring out clearly three times.

Men desiring to build know that they must labour, and accordingly they put forth all their skill and strength; but let them remember that if Jehovah is not with them their designs will prove failures.

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The understanding left to itself, in a sober, patient, and grave mind, especially if it be not hindered by received doctrines, tries a little that other way, which is the right one, but with little progress; since the understanding, unless directed and assisted, is a thing unequal, and quite unfit to contend with the obscurity of things.

The Dead Know Nothing - What does this story mean and how does it apply to my life. Read from Ecclesiastes (King James Version).

all the days of thy vanity: for that is thy portion in this life, and in thy labour which thou takest under the sun. 10 Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy might To forget, in the internal. (1.) The business of this world described. It is labour; the word signifies both care and toil.

It is work that wearies men. There is a constant fatigue in worldly business. It is labour under the sun; that is a phrase peculiar to this book, where we meet with it twenty-eight. presidential quotes President Dwight D. Eisenhower Every advance in this half-century--Social Security, civil rights, Medicare, aid to education, one after another--came .The Tower According to A.

E. Waite The Meaning of the Tower Tarot Card in Divination It is a little surprising that the device has not so far been allocated to the destruction Of Solomon's Temple, when the lightning would symbolize the fire and sword with which that edifice was visited by the King of the Chaldees.

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