Why it is Called Quadragesima, when the Fast is Only Kept for ...
... (1) As roughly corresponding to the forty days fast of Moses, Elijah, and the Lord
Himself, (2) because "forty" is the number associated with a time of ...
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Elijah's Weakness, and Its Cube
... commanded, or, like the flight from Jezreel, was Elijah's own doing; but, in any
case, he must have wandered in the desert, to have taken forty days to reach it ...
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The Physical Tendencies of Fasting and Feeding Considered the ...
... and drink, which he had found on being awakened by an angel, he too himself, in
a space of forty days and nights ...  "What (doest) thou, Elijah, here?" [1046 ...
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... said when he met him, 'If I tell my Lord, Behold, Elijah is here ... not.' Consider,
again, his strange activity and strength, as when he goes, forty days and forty ...
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Elijah the Great Heart of Israel.
... ate and drank again, and went on the strength of that food forty days and forty
nights, till ... and when the Lord said, "What doest thou here, Elijah?" he said ...
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God's Low Whisper
... and ate and drank and went in the strength of that food forty days and forty nights
to ... As soon as Elijah heard it, he wrapped his face in his mantle and ...
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Ignorance of Numbers, Too, Prevents us from Understanding Things ...
... so speak, cannot but be anxious, for example, to ascertain what is meant by the
fact that Moses and Elijah, and our Lord Himself, all fasted for forty days. ...
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... And He was in the wilderness forty days tempted of Satan; and He was with ... He had
formerly plunged Elijah into despair and a desire to die, immediately after ...
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That we Ought to Give Ourselves to God with Regard to Things Both ...
... "Yet forty days, and Nineveh ... I have seen thy tears; behold, I will add unto thy days
fifteen years.". ... was it by Moses, by Ezra, by Daniel and Elijah, by Hannah ...
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The Temptation of Jesus
... Moses failed after his forty days' fast, when in indignation he cast the Tables
of the Law from him; Elijah failed before his forty days' fast; Jesus was ...
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Nave's Topical Index1 Kings 19:8
And he arose, and did eat and drink, and went in the strength of that meat forty days and forty nights to Horeb the mount of God.Nave's Topical Index
Forty: Days by Elijah
Forty: Days by Jesus
Forty: Days by Moses
Forty: Days by Spies in the Land of Promise
Forty: Days for Embalming
Forty: Days of Flood, Before Sending Forth the Raven
Forty: Days of Probation, Given to the Ninevites
Forty: Days of Rain, at the Time of the Flood
Forty: Days: Christ's Stay After the Resurrection
Forty: Days: Symbolical
Forty: Stripes: Administered in Punishing Criminals
Forty: Years: Egypt to be Desolated
Forty: Years: Peace in Israel
Forty: Years: To be Restored After
Forty: Years: Wanderings of the Israelites in the Wilderness
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