The death of Abel; tr. [by M. Collyer] with a sketch of the life of the author. To which is now first added, The death of Cain [by W. H. Hall]. To which is subjoined, Death, a vision, by J. Macgowan
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Abel Adam addressed affection affliction Almighty angels appears approached arms attended awful beauty behold beloved blessed blood body bosom brother Cain Cain's called celestial clouds continued Conversation curse dark dear death delight desire divine dreadful dream dust dying earth embrace eternal evil exclaimed eyes faith fall father fear fixed flowers follow friends fruits give grace grief hand happiness hath head heart heaven hell holy hope horror hour husband leave light live look Lord means Mehala mind misery morning mother nature never night once pain parents passed peace pleased pleasure possessed praise prayer present promise reason receive replied rest sacred silent sinner smile soon sorrow soul spirit tears tender thee thing Thirza thou thought tion turned unto virtue voice weep wife wretched
Page ccxxxv - Therefore, if thou bring thy gift to the altar, and there rememberest that thy brother hath aught against thee, leave there thy gift before the altar, and go thy way, first be reconciled to thy brother, and then come and offer thy gift.
Page 457 - But I am a worm, and no man; a reproach of men, and despised of the people. All they that see me laugh me to scorn : they shoot out the lip, they shake the head, saying, He trusted on the LORD that he would deliver him: let him deliver him, seeing he delighted in him.
Page ccxxx - And now art thou cursed from the earth, which hath opened her mouth to receive thy brother's blood from thy hand; When thou tillest the ground, it shall not henceforth yield unto thee her strength; a fugitive and a vagabond shalt thou be in the earth.
Page ccxxv - And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering unto the LORD. And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his flock and of the fat thereof.
Page ccxxxi - Behold, thou hast driven me out this day from the face of the earth; and from thy face shall I be hid; and I shall be a fugitive and a vagabond in the earth ; and it shall come to pass, that every one that findeth me shall slay me.
Page 387 - Let me die the death of the righteous, and let my latter end be like his.
Page ccxiv - And when the woman saw that the tree was good for food, and that it was pleasant to the eyes, and a tree to be desired to make one wise, she took of the fruit thereof, and did eat, and gave also unto her husband with her ; and he did eat. And the eyes of them both were opened, and they knew that they were naked; and they sewed fig leaves together, and made themselves aprons.
Page 129 - How sleep the brave, who sink to rest By all their country's wishes blest ? When Spring, with dewy fingers cold, Returns to deck their hallowed mould, She there shall dress a sweeter sod Than Fancy's feet have ever trod.
Page 407 - ... the wicked shall be turned into hell, with all the nations that forget God.