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Judith of the plains

Marie Manning

Judith of the plains

a novel

by Marie Manning

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Marie Manning.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.M321 J
The Physical Object
Pagination330 p. ;
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6933195M
LC Control Number03026877
OCLC/WorldCa3950298

Douglas, a wild rider of the plains, loves Judith, vivid, fearless, a lover of dogs and horses, capable of fierce passions, scornful of every meanness, afire to every beauty. Around these two spirited young folks is woven a beautiful romance, full of adventure and danger. The Project Gutenberg EBook of Judith Of The Plains by Marie Manning. "The ways of men cooks is a sealed book to you, I reckon, or you wouldn't be so unconcerned—'specially in the matter of coffee. All men has got the notion that coffee must be b'iled in a bag, and if they 'ain't got a regular bag real handy, they take what they can get.

"Judith of the Plains" by Marie Manning. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. The book of Judith is a well-told story in a literary form reminiscent of apocalyptic writing. Holofernes is shown as the epitome of the power of evil. Judith, whose name means “the Jewish woman,” represents God’s cause and symbolizes the Jewish people which wishes to .

The Book of Judith does not exist in the Hebrew Bible, and is consequently excluded from the Protestant Canon of Holy Scripture. But the Church has always maintained its canonicity. St. Jerome, while rejecting in theory those books which he did not find in his Hebrew manuscript, yet consented to translate Judith because “the Synod of Nicaea. Next Chapter of Judith >>> The Book of Judith, Chapter 2 We hope that you find the content of the Book of Judith, Chapter 2 from the Douay Rheims Version of the Catholic Bible helpful to your Bible studies and for references which allow you to read the books and individual verses of this chapter.


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Full text is unavailable for this digitized archive article. Subscribers may view the full text of this article in its original form through TimesMachine. Judith, BOOK OF.—HISTORY.—Nabuchodonosor, King of Ninive, sends his general Holofernes to subdue the Jews.

The latter besieges them in Bethulia, a. Book of Judith, apocryphal work excluded from the Hebrew and Protestant biblical canons but included in the Septuagint (Greek version of the Hebrew Bible) and accepted in the Roman canon.

The book relates that Nebuchadrezzar, king of Assyria, sent his general Holofernes on an expedition against. And Judith offered for an anathema of oblivion all the arms of Holofernes, which the people gave her, and the canopy that she had taken away out of his chamber. And the people were joyful in the sight of the sanctuary, and for three months the joy of this victory was celebrated with Judith.

The oldest extant text of Judith is the preservation Judith of the plains book –7 inscribed on a third-century A.D. potsherd. Whatever the reasons, the rabbis did not count Judith among their scriptures, and the Reformation adopted that position.

The early Church, however, held this book in high honor. The Book of Judith has an extraordinary teaching about what God is and is not (Judith ). It says that God is not a human being to be bargained with or put to the test.

Nor can we ever hope to understand God’s purpose. The Book of Judith —considered canonical by Roman Catholics, Apocrypha Literature by Protestants, and non-canon by Jews—tells the story of the ignominious defeat of the Assyrians, an army bent on world domination, by the hand of a Hebrew woman (Judith ).

Catholics with very few exceptions accept the book of Judith as a narrative of facts, not as an allegory. Even Jahn considers that the genealogy of Judith is inexplicable on the hypothesis that the story is a mere fiction ("Introductio", Vienna,p.

Why carry out the genealogy of a fictitious person through fifteen generations. Judith of the Plains. Marie Manning. 0 (0 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader. Book Excerpt. Judith Chapters. 1 It was the twelfth year of Nebuchadnezzar who reigned over the Assyrians in the great city of Nineveh. Arphaxad was then reigning over the Medes in Ecbatana.

2 He surrounded this city with walls of dressed stones three cubits thick and six cubits long, making the rampart seventy cubits high and fifty cubits wide.

The Book of Judith Chapter 1 1. Now Arphaxad king of the Medes had brought many nations under his dominions, and he built a very strong city, which he called Ecbatana, 2.

Of stones squared and hewed: he made the walls thereof seventy cubits broad, and thirty cubits high, and the towers thereof he made a hundred cubits Size: KB.

Judith of the plains: a novel. [Marie Manning] -- Mary Carmichael, a young girl from the East, arrives in Wyoming to take a job as a governess for a sheep rancher in the Wind River Mountains.

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In the Book of Tobit it is the home of Gabael (Tb ;20; ; ;5). * [ ] Chelodites: Greek Cheleoud, probably a corruption of “Chaldeans,” i.e., the Neo-Babylonians. * [ ] Mention of Persia suggests a postexilic setting for the book, since this area would have been designated Media before the middle of the fifth century B.C.

Full text is unavailable for this digitized archive article. Subscribers may view the full text of this article in its original form through TimesMachine. Except the Book of Judith, other Deuterocanonical books are the First and Second Maccabees, seven books Tobit, Wisdom, Sirach, Baruch and some parts of Esther and Daniel that make the part of the Catholic Old Testament but not the Hebrew.

The Old Testament contains 46 books and it. * [ – 21] Achior (Heb. “brother of light”) traces the covenant of Israel from Abraham to the exile and defends the inviolability of the people because their powerful God will defend them if they do not sin.

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Open : HISTORY Nabuchodonosor, King of Nineveh, sends his general Holofernes to subdue the Jews. The latter besieges them in Bethulia, a city on the southern verge of the Plain of Esdrelon. Achior, the Ammonite, who speaks in defense of the Jews, is maltreated by him and sent into the besieged city.