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" BY THE rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song; and they that wasted us required of us mirth,... "
Scripture Natural History - Page 101
by Alexander Fletcher - 1845
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A Manual of the Book of Psalms: Or, The Subject-contents of All the Psalms

Martin Luther - History - 1837 - 408 pages
...Jews in captivity. The prophet cuneth Edam and Babel. BY the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea> we wept, when we remembered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. For there they that carried us away captive required of us a song ; and they that wasted us required of...
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The every-day book and table-book; or, Everlasting calendar of ..., Volume 1

William Hone - 1837 - 954 pages
...the children of Israel lamented their captivity : — " By the rivers of Babylor, there we sat down, yea, we wept when we remembered Zion : we hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. • The wicker-baskets made by our forefathers are the subject of an epigram by Martial : — " From...
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The book of trees

Book - 1837 - 232 pages
...daughters of Israel, during the Babylonian captivity : " By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion ; we hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst of them." This passage has been elegantly THE WILLOW. paraphrased in the following lines, by the Rev....
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The Holy Bible Containing the Old and New Testaments: Translated Out of the ...

1837 - 680 pages
...harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. 3 For there they that carried us away captive. -equired saying^ Sing us one of the [ones of Zion. 4 How shall we sing the LORD'S song in a strange land '....
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Scriptural Anthology; Or, Biblical Illustrations: Designed as a Present for ...

Nathan Covington Brooks - Bible - 1837 - 220 pages
...and thy God. THE CAPTIVITY. By the rivers of Babylon we sat down ; yea we wept when we remem bered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof. For there they that carried us away captive, required of us a song ; and they that wasted us, required...
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The Philosophy of Sound, and History of Music

William Mullinger Higgins - Music - 1838 - 276 pages
...gratification, was in all probability entirely neglected. " By the rivers of Babylon there we sat down, yea we wept when we remembered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof, for there they that carried us away captive required of us a song, and they that wasted us required of...
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Help to the Reading of the Bible

Benjamin Elliott Nicholls - Bible - 1838 - 304 pages
...captivity the Church had ever suffered (Ps. cxxxvii.) " By the rivers of Babylon there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof." But then " the harp of prophecy was most inspired with hope, then the grandest revelations were made...
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Selections from modern authors, for the use of schools, by mrs. Gething

Gething - 1838 - 426 pages
...reminded us of the pathetic lament of the Hebrew exiles : — " By the rivers of Babylon, there we sat ; yea, we wept when we remembered Zion. We hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst thereof." It was, indeed, an affecting sight to look round on our little band of Scottish emigrants, thus congregated...
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Colloquies: Imaginary Conversations Between a Phrenologist and the Shade of ...

J. Slade - Phrenology - 1838 - 370 pages
...daughters of Israel under the Babylonish captivity — " By the rivers of Babylon there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion ; we hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst of them." How truly beautiful and pathetic is this and the rest of the lamentation of these Israelitish...
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Colloquies: Imaginary Conversations Between a Phrenologist and the Shade of ...

J. Slade - Phrenology - 1838 - 400 pages
...daughters of Israel under the Babylonish captivity—" By the rivers of Babylon there we sat down, yea, we wept, when we remembered Zion ; we hanged our harps upon the willows in the midst of them." How truly beautiful and pathetic is this and the rest of the lamentation of these Israelitish...
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