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" They drank wine, and praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone. "
LIFE PICTURES FROM THE BIBLE, OR ILLUSTRATIONS OF SCRIPTURE CHARACTER - Page 435
by LE ROY J. HALSEY, D.D. - 1860
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Peter Parley's Book of Bible Stories: For Children and Youth : with Engravings

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Bible stories, English - 1838 - 256 pages
...High,'were brought forward, and out of th*sm did Belshazzar and his idolatrous court drink, while they praised the gods of gold and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone. But while they were thus openly sinning against the only God, and giving themselves up to their own...
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Pictorial Illustrations of the Old and New Testaments

Hobart Caunter, Richard Westall, John Martin - Bible - 1838 - 400 pages
...sacred vessels did not pass without its punishment. In the umist of their ahominahle festivity, while " they drank wine and praised the gods of gold and of silver, of hrass, of iron, of wood. and of stone ; in the same hour came forth fingers of a man's hand, and wrote...
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Practical sermons, Volume 1

George Windus Woodhouse - 1839
...gold, and could delight in the company of his lords and his concubines. Hut when there came forth the fingers of a man's hand, and wrote over against the candlestick, upon the plaister of his palace-wall, at that very moment his joy and revelry were gone. It little mattered...
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The Captivity of the Jews: And Their Return from Babylon

Jews - Bible - 1840 - 192 pages
...guests, " the king and his princes, his wives and his concubines," profaned these sacred vessels. " They drank wine, and praised the gods of gold and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood and of stone ;" thus directly insulting the Most High, whose almighty power had been, not long before, expressly...
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The Bible cyclopŠdia: or, Illustrations of the civil and natural history of ...

William Goodhugh, William Cooke Taylor - 1841
...their impiety: we are further told that in the midst of this wanton and sacrilegious revelry, they ': praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone;" that as they drank their wine, and polluted the hallowed vessels, they blasphemously exulted over that...
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History of the Egyptians: From Rollin and Other Authentic Sources, Both ...

Egypt - 1841 - 116 pages
...aggravate sacrilege by ingratitude against the Author of all their enjoyments, he and his nobles, etc., " praised the gods of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone." But this desecration was marked by the eye of <"´od, nor did their impiety escape punishment. As they...
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The sacred cabinet of literature and art. Pr

Sacred cabinet - 1841
...dominion. When, too, Belshazzar was feasting with a thousand of his lords, a mysterious hand came forth and wrote over against the candlestick, upon the plaster of the wall of the king's palace, some words in letters of light ; but none could decipher them, till Daniel read in them the doom of...
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Ephraim Holding's domestic addresses, friendly remarks, and scraps of experience

Ephraim HOLDING (pseud. [i.e. George Mogridge.]) - 1841 - 236 pages
...chalice, brimmed with the juice of the grape, sparkling and moving itself aright, had been quaffed to the gods of gold and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone; and the golden vessels of the house of the Lord had been grasped by the unhallowed hands, and drained...
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Sequel to American Popular Lessons

Eliza Robbins - Bible - 1841 - 376 pages
...his princes, his wives and his concubines, drank hi them. 4. They drank wine, and praised the goda of gold, and of silver, of brass, of iron, of wood, and of stone. 5. In the same hour came forth fingers of a man's hand, and wrote over against the candlestick upon...
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Universalism Examined, Renounced, Exposed: In a Series of Lectures ...

Matthew Hale Smith - Universalism - 1842 - 396 pages
...Jerusalem ; " vessels consecrated to the service of the Lord of Hosts. The king and his companions " drank wine, and praised the gods of gold and of silver,...of wood, and of stone. In the same hour came forth the fingers of a man's hand, and wrote upon the plaster of the wall." No one knew the nature of the...
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