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" Behold, I go forward, but he is not there ; and backward, but I cannot perceive him : on the left hand, where he doth work, but I cannot behold him : he hideth himself on the right hand, that I cannot see him : but he knoweth the way that I take : when... "
Select British Classics - Page 47
1803
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The Evangelical Magazine

1808
...who said, ' 1 know that ray Redeemer liveth,' said afterwards, in respect to providential dealings, 'Behold, I go forward, but he is not there; and backward, but I cannot perceive him.' ' O that it were now with me as in times past, when his candle shined upon ray head! and when,...
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Short Discourses to be Read in Families, Volume 2

William Jay - 1812
...guide who could not lead Mm astray. And thus Job relieved his mind, under a pressure of perplexity. " Behold, I go forward, but he " is not there, and backward, but 1 cannot perceive him; " on the left hand, where he doth work, but I cannot " behold him : he hideth...
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The Works of Joseph Butler ...: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author ...

Joseph Butler - 1813
...those affections raised to the highest pitch. He is not indeed to be discerned by any of our senses. " I go forward, but he is not there ; and backward,...I cannot perceive him : On the left hand where he doth work, but I cannot behold him : He hideth himself on the right hand, that I cannot see him. O...
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Sacred extracts from the scriptures of the Old and New Testaments: for the ...

1814 - 360 pages
...come, even to his seat ! 4 I would order my cause before him, and fill my mouth "with arguments. 8 Behold, I go forward, but he is not there : and backward, but I cannot perceive him :. 9 On the left hand, where he doth work, but I cannot behold him : he. hideth himself on the right...
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Ezra to Malachi

1815
...me. 7 There the righteous might dispute with him ; so should I be delivered for ever from my judge. 8 Behold, I go forward, but he is not there ; and backward, but I cannot perceive him : , 9 On the left hand, where he doth work, but I cannot behold him: he hideth himself on the right...
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Sermons, and other discourses, Volume 2

Samuel Lavington - 1815
...complaining, " Why standest thou afar off, O Lord '{" " Why hidest thou thyself in time of trouble?" " Behold, I go forward, but he is not there ; and backward, but I cannot perceive him :" " O that I knew where I might find him !" " My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me!" And...
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The Christian Disciple, Volume 3

1815
...shall I love him? How low must a man have sunk ere a doubt could have suggested itself. But you say, '-I go forward, but he is not there; and backward, but I eannot perccive him." strange perversion of reason! Is it not enough that he is omnipresent, and...
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The Christian Philosopher: A Collection of the Best Discoveries in Nature ...

Cotton Mather - 1815 - 324 pages
...even therefore mount upward, in acknowledgment of the God who orders it. I will no longer complain, Behold, I go forward, but He is not there, and backward, but Tcannot perceive him - t on the left hand, where He doth work, but I cannot behold Him ; He hideth...
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The Works of the Rev. Richard Cecil ...: With a Memoir of His Life, Volume 2

Richard Cecil, Josiah Pratt - 1816
...wish to understand the cause : but, while / would fill my mouth with arguments upon it, yet, says he, behold! I go forward, but he is not there; and backward, but I cannot perceive him : on the left-hand where he doth work, but I cannot behold him : he hideth himself on the right-hand, that I...
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Elegant extracts

Elegant extracts - 1816
...While we are in the body he is not less present with us, because he is concealed from us. ' Oh that I ' knew where I might find him ? (says ' Job). Behold I go forward, but he is ' Dot there ; and backward, but 1 cannot perceive him : on the left hand, where he does work,...
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