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" Two things have I required of thee ; deny me them not before I die. Remove far from me vanity and lies ; give me neither poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for me : lest I be full and deny thee, and say, Who is the Lord ? or lest I be poor... "
The Holy Bible: Containing the Old and New Testaments and the Apocrypha - Page 76
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The Christian's Defence Against the Fears of Death: With Seasonable ...

Charles Drelincourt - Death - 1810 - 576 pages
...kingdom, Prov. xxx. Therefore Agur presented this excellent prayer unto God, " Give me neither poverty nor riches •, feed me with food convenient for me...poor and steal, and take the name of my God in vain." Wretched man ! to what purpose dost thou labour so carefully to gather up riches for thy children ?...
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Sermons on the Doctrines and Duties of Christianity

Henrietta Maria Bowdler - 1810 - 220 pages
...for ourselves, every wise man would say with Agur in the book of Proverbs,* " Give me neither poverty nor riches, feed me with food convenient for me, lest...poor^ and steal, and take the name of my GOD in vain." But He, who best knows what is fit for us, has not left us this choice. He has * Proverbs xxx. 8, 9....
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The Works of the English Poets, from Chaucer to Cowper: Including ..., Volume 16

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810 - 782 pages
...require^ And belter things than those which we desire. Dryd. Palnm. St Arc. Give me neither poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for me :...poor and steal, and take the name of my God in vain. Agur's Prayer. Prov. ch. xxj, v. 8, 9. INTRODUCTION. PERMIT me, Stanhope ', as I form'd thy youth To...
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The Spectator, Volume 8

Alexander Chalmers - 1810
...consideration that Agur founded his prayer, which, for the wisdom of it, is recorded in holy writ: "Two things have I required of thee, deny me them...poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for roe ; lest I be full and deny thee, and say, Who is the Lord ? or lest I be poor, and steal, and take...
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The Confession of Faith: The Larger and Shorter Catechism with the Scripture ...

Church of Scotland - Presbyterianism - 1810 - 600 pages
...inscription, TO THE UNKNOWN GOD. Whom therefore ye ignorantly worship, him declare I unto you. f Prov. xxx. 9. Lest I be full, and deny thee, and say, Who is the...poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain. ^ Mai. i. 6. A son honouretb his father, and a servant his master : if then I be a father, where is...
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The Christian's defence against the fears of death, tr. by M. D'Assigny ...

Charles Drelincourt - 1810
...prayer unto God, " Give me neither poverty nor riches ; feed me with food convenient for me ; Jest I be full and deny thee, and say, Who is the Lord...poor and steal, and take the name of my God in vain." Wretched man ! tp what purpose dost thou labour so carefully to gather up riches for thy children ?...
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The English Reader: Or, Pieces in Prose and Poetry, Selected from the Best ...

Lindley Murray - Electronic books - 1810 - 231 pages
...moderate views of human life, and human happiness. Remember, and admire, the wisdom of Agur's petition: " Remove far from me vanity and lies. Give me neither..."riches. Feed me with food convenient for me : lest I be fullr and deny thee ; and say, who is the Lord ? or lest I be potiiy and steal ; am1 take the name...
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Smart, Wilkie, P. Whitehead, Fawkes, Lovibond, Harte, Langhorne, Goldsmith ...

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...me neither poverty nor riches; feed ma with food convenient for me : Lest I be full and deny thce, and say, Who is the Lord ? Or lest I be poor and steal, and take the name of my God in vain. Agur's Prayer. Prov, cb. xxx, v. 81 9. INTRODUCTION. PERMIT me, Stanhope', as I form'd thy youth To...
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The works of ... William Huntington ... to the close of the year MDCCCVI.

William Huntington (works.) - 1811
...new, Levit. xxvi. 10. And David prays God to send the store promised. And Agur presumed likewise: " Two things have I required of thee; deny me them not...poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain," Prov. xxx. 7 — 9. But these Old Testament saints had the pre-eminence ; it must not be so done in...
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The guide to domestic happiness [by W. Giles].

William Giles - Marriage - 1811 - 244 pages
...to envy, falser hood, dishonesty, perjury. Let us therefore say with Agur, Give me neither poverty nor riches; feed me with food convenient for me: lest...poor, and steal, and take the name of my God in vain. But even those christians, Philetus, who move in this middle sphere, are not exempt from the calamities...
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