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" Thou preparedst room before it, and didst cause it to take deep root, and it filled the land. The hills were covered with the shadow of it, and the boughs thereof were like the goodly cedars. She sent out her boughs unto the sea, and her branches unto... "
An Abridgment of Elements of Criticism - Page 204
by Lord Henry Home Kames - 1831 - 300 pages
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1788 - 2 pages
...fetf.2. " publica, fluctuum tempeftates pro bellis civili" bus, portum pro pace atque concordia, dicit." A finer or more correct allegory is not to be found...than the following, in which a vineyard is made to reprefent God's own people the Jews. Thou haft brought a vine out of Egypt : thou haft caft out the...
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Dionysius Longinus On the Sublime: Translated from the Greek. With Notes and ...

Longinus, William Smith - Rhetoric, Ancient - 1800 - 215 pages
...this of Plato. The royal author speaks thus of the people of Israel, under the Metaphor of a vine : " Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt: thou hast " cast out the heathen and planted it. Thou madest " room for it, and when it had taken root, it filled the "' land. The hills were covered with...
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English Grammar: Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners : with an ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1805 - 336 pages
...under the imags of a vine ; and the figure is carried throughout with great exactness and beauty. " Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt: thou hast cast out the heathen and planted it. Thou preparedst room before it; and didst cause it to t^ke deep root, and it filled the land. The hills...
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English Grammar: Adapted to the Different Classes of Learners : with an ...

Lindley Murray - English language - 1805 - 336 pages
...vine; and the figure is carried throughout with great exactness and beauty. " Thou hast brought a \ine out of Egypt: thou hast cast out the heathen and planted it. Thou preparedst room before it; and didst cause it to-t-ike deep root, and it filled the land. The hills...
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Elements of Criticism, Volume 2

Lord Henry Home Kames - Criticism - 1807
...fluctuum tempeftates pro bellis civili** bus, portum pro pace, atque concordia, dicit." A finer or move correct allegory is not to be found than the following, in which a vineyard is made to reprefent God's own people the Jews. Thou haft brought a vine out of Egypt : thou haft caft out the...
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A Scripture Account of the Faith and Practice of Christians: Consisting of ...

Hugh Gaston - Bible - 1807 - 506 pages
...the Lord. LXXX. The Lord filantc d, ioatere rf, and madf fruitful, the Je iai*h church. Ps. Ixxx. 8. Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt, thou hast cast out the heathen and planted it. Ver. 15. Ps. Ixxii. 16. Isa. iv. 2. In that day shall the branch of the Lord be beautiful and glorious,...
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Lectures on Rhetoric and Belles Lettres, Volume 1

Hugh Blair - English language - 1807
...under the image of a vine, and the figure is supported throughout with great correctness and beauty ; " Thou " hast brought a vine out of Egypt, thou hast cast out the hea" then, and planted it. Thou preparedst room before it, and " didst cause it to take deep root,...
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The British Cicero: Or, A Selection of the Most Admired Speeches ..., Volume 1

Oratory - 1808 - 1587 pages
...represented under the image of a vine, has often been quoted as a fine example of metaphorical language. " Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt : thou hast cast out the heathen, and planted it : thou madest room for it ' and when it had taken root, it filled the land. The hills were covered with the...
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Sermons

Joseph Hall - 1808
...right, of Confederation, of Redemption. /*•rael is my Son, yea my first-born ; saith God to Pharaoh! Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt ; thou hast cast out the heathen and planted it; saith the Psalmist; Ixxx. 8. •* O the blasphemous diffidence of foolish men ! Can we, dare we, impute...
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The works of ... Joseph Hall, with some account of his life and ..., Volume 3

Joseph Hall (bp. of Norwich.) - 1808
...LXXX. '2 Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh stir up thy strength, and come to save us. LXXX. 8 Thou hast brought a vine out of Egypt: thou hast cast out the heathen, and planted it. LXXX. 13 The boar out of the wood doth waste it, and the wild beasts of the field do devour it. Thy...
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