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" Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, till there be no place, that they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth... "
Guy's Royal Victoria spelling book for very young children - Page 24
by Joseph Guy - 1850 - 139 pages
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Justice and Social Order

Emil Brunner - Religion - 2002 - 256 pages
...check upon land speculators. Cf. the reference to unrestrained acquisition of land in Isa. v. 8: "Wo unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, till there be no place where they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth!" 53. An instructive general view of the changes...
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God Speed the Plough: The Representation of Agrarian England, 1500-1660

Andrew McRae - Business & Economics - 2002 - 352 pages
...mode injected a crucial moral imperative into their arguments. The complaint morality of Isaiah 5.8 ('Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field . . .') was countered by that of Isaiah 2.4; the ploughman in the common fields was confronted by the...
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The Holy Bible and the Law

Jacob W. Ehrlich - Law - 1962 - 240 pages
.... . "thou shalt not covet thy neighbor's house" — unlawful acquisition is prohibited. Isaiah says "Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field until there be no place, that they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth." It must be assumed...
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A Dictionary of Quotations from the Bible

Margaret Miner, Hugh Rawson - Reference - 2003 - 305 pages
...that thou shouldest not vow, than that thou shouldest vow and not pay. Ecclesiastes 5:5. PROPERTY 7 Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field...they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth! Isaiah 5:8. (The Lord promises to lay desolate such grand estates.) 8 Set not thy heart upon thy goods....
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Florence Nightingale on Mysticism and Eastern Religions: Collected Works of ...

Florence Nightingale, rard Vall&#233 - History - 2003 - 558 pages
...at first, but afterwards the last state of that man will be worse than the first.119 "Woe unto them that lay field to field, till there be no place, that they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth."120 Alas, alas, poor Egypt! The governors have great difficulty in keeping the fellahs from...
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Religious Organizations in Community Services: A Social Work Perspective

Terry Tirrito, PhD, Toni Cascio, PhD - Social Science - 2003 - 216 pages
...to small farms and subsistence-wage labor. Isaiah (5:8) addressed this growing practice, declaring "Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, till there be no room and ye be made to dwell alone in the midst of the land." In addition, a merchant class began to...
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The Gospel of God's Love: Old Testament Sermons

Daniel G. Samuels - Religion - 2003 - 284 pages
...foreclosures on loans, or even violent means. Thus did Isaiah warn the rulers and people of this practice: Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, till there be no room, and ye be made to dwell, alone in the midst of the land . . . Of a truth many houses shall be...
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What the Bible Says About the Collapse of the Universe: Book Ii: The ..., Book 2

Stanley Lotegeluaki - Science - 2004 - 664 pages
...for righteousness, but behold a cry. The Lord condemns New York city and urban sprawl. Is 5:8-10 8. Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field...they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth! 9. In mine ears said the Lord of hosts. Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, even great and fair,...
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The Millennial Chronologically Dated Old Testament of Jehovah

Walter Curtis Lichfield - Religion - 2005 - 624 pages
...and he looked for judgment,, but behold oppression; for righteousness, but behold a cry. 5:8 Woe uoto them that join house to house, (that) lay field to...they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth! 5:9 In mine ears (said) the Lord of hosts, Of a truth many houses shall be desolate, (even) great and...
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Natural Visions: The Power of Images in American Environmental Reform

Finis Dunaway - History - 2005 - 246 pages
...from Isaiah that is almost the basic theme of the book: 'Woe unto them that build house to house and lay field to field, till there be no place that they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth.'" 46 A place to be alone in the midst of the earth: wanting to protect such places, Adams and Newhall...
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