The British encyclopedia, or, Dictionary of arts and sciences, Volume 6

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Page 9 - And in that day ye shall ask me nothing. Verily verily I say unto you ; Whatsoever ye shall ask the Father in my name, he will give it you.
Page 9 - Then answered Jesus and said unto them, Verily, verily, I say unto you, The Son can do nothing of himself, but what he seeth the Father do : for what things soever he doeth, these also doeth the Son likewise.
Page 2 - SOLSTICE, in astronomy, that time when the Sun is in one of the solstitial points ; that is, when he is at his greatest distance from the equator, 'thus called, because he then appears to stand still, and not to change his distance from the equator for some time ; an appearance owing to the obliquity of our sphere, and which those living under the equator are strangers to. The solstices are two in each year, the xstival, or summer solstice ; and the hyemal or winter solstice.
Page 4 - ... 6. In fair weather, when the mercury falls much and low, and thus continues for two or three days before the rain comes, then a deal of wet may be expected, and probably high winds.

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