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" It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; that stretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in: that bringeth the princes to nothing; he maketh the judges... "
The Freethinking Christians' quarterly register - Page 4
1823
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Theron and Aspasio: Or, A Series of Dialogues and Letters, Upon ..., Volume 2

James Hervey - 1767
...Impertinence ; in order to maintain a more uninterrupted Communion with that Mighty BEING, who fttteth upon the Circle of the Earth, and the Inhabitants thereof are as Grajhoppers before HIM*. Welcome to Theron, was the fliady Bower ; welcome the cool Afpe<S, and the...
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Amyntas and Philetus: or, Christian conversation, 7 dialogues

Titus Knight - 1770
...vouchfafes to look down upon the moft exalted natures, that inhabit the higheft heavens. HE fitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as fro/hoppers, HE fits enthroned above all his mighty works, and fees the fummit of creation in the vale...
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The Scripture-theory of the Earth: Throughout All Its Revolutions, and All ...

William Worthington - Bible and geology - 1773 - 502 pages
...nothing, and all the inhabitants of the earth are counted lefs than nothing, and vanity. Whojitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grafs-hoppers *. Who doth whatfoever pleafeth him, in heaven, and in earth, in the feas, and in all...
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The Works of the English Poets: With Prefaces, Biographical and ..., Volume 45

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...becomes foolifh." His tranlcendcnt eminence above all things is moft ;lobly reprefented, when lie " fits upon the circle of " the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as gral's" hoppers i All nations before him are as the drop *' of a bucket, and as the fmall iluft of...
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Institutes of Natural and Revealed Religion: To which is Prefixed ..., Volume 1

Joseph Priestley - Natural theology - 1782
...the beginning ? have ye not " underftood from the foundations of the " earth ? It is he that fitteth upon the " circle of the earth, and the inhabitants " thereof are as grafshoppers ; that ftretch" eth out the heavens as a curtain, and " fpreadeth them out as a tent to...
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 58

Tobias George Smollett - English literature - 1784
...a bucket : they are of no more value than the fmall dull that cleaves to the balance : God fitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grafs-hoppers : yea, they are ftill lefs confiderable, all nations before him are as nothing.' There...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Swift. Thompson. Watts ...

1794
...becomes foolith." His tranfcendent eminence above all things is molt nobly reprefented, «hen he " fits upon the circle of the earth, and •* the inhabitants thereof are as grafshoppers : •* All nations before him are as the drop of a buc«' ket, and as the (malí dull...
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Sermons, tr. by R. Robinson (H. Hunter)

Jacques Saurin - 1800
...told you from the beginnmg ? Have ye not understood from the foundations of the earth ?. It is he that sitteth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers; that stretchcth out the heavens as a curtain, and spreadeth them out as a tent to dwell in: thai bringeth...
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Lectures on the prophecies of Isaiah, Volume 3

Robert MacCulloch - 1800
...and filver, 'filver, and timber, and imagine them to have created the earth. 22 It is he that fitted* upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grafshoppers ; that flretcheth out the heavens as a curtain, and fpreadeth them out as a tent to dwell...
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The Christian Observer, Volume 14, Issue 1

1815
...that, though the Almighty is '' the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity;" though "He rideth upon the circle of the earth, and the inhabitants thereof are as grasshoppers;" though before Him ''the nations are us a drop in the bucket, and the small dust of the balance ;" yet...
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