The Histories of Rabban Hormizd the Persian and Rabban Bar-'Idta; The Syriac Texts Volume 2

The Histories of Rabban Hormizd the Persian and Rabban Bar-'Idta; The Syriac Texts Volume 2

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1902 edition. Excerpt: ... flew abroad and spread everywhere: The company of the heretics became furiously enraged, and they blasphemed-Blessed shalt thou be, O our father, when in the clouds from above there appeareth: The King Christ, Who shall be borne aloft by angeltsl-3 On Satan and the heretics anger shall flow: And on every one who served, and sacrificed, and was submissive unto them In rays of light among the company of the righteous thou shalt shine: And thou shalt shine brightly with the angels and shalt also be triumphant When on the righteous the light of thy Lord shall rise and shine forth: And like the stars in little or muchshall be abundant Blessed shalt thou be, O our father, on the day wherein thy Lord shall open His door: And His light shall shine forth and be extended upon all, and every one shall desire Him When the weight of the sufferings of every one who is smitten shall be cast away: And also the foul matter which cometh from every one that is wounded shall be purged from him When Satan shall not be at rest with him that is wounded: A.nd shall be in pain and anguish, and be tortured abundantly When with weeping he afflicteth his heart and crieth out through his trouble: And all his congregation is hurled headlong into Gehenna When his appointed season is cut short and upon him bursteth: Fierce wrath, and he shall be pained and troubled every hour by his emotions-When to dust by the voice of the Son every man He sendeth: -And from the earth without let or hindrance he riseth and cometh forth-When the Lord shall praise and give honour to every man according to his merit: And shall bestow upon him the reward of his actions, whether good or evil When the wicked and the rebels are slain with tortures: And the fiends and the devils shall more

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  • Paperback | 48 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 3mm | 104g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236795520
  • 9781236795526