Against Excessive Fondness for Jewels and Gold Ornaments.
... griffins guard gold, and the sea hides the pearl-stone ... the Hebrews by the prophet,
says, "They made to Baal things of silver and gold," that is, ornaments. ...
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It is not Enough that God Know us to be Chaste: we must Seem So ...
... exults over the very pointings which are made at it ... I fear the neck, beset with pearl
and emerald nooses ... Let us cast away earthly ornaments if we desire heavenly ...
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... He is not the Creator; if He was made, He did ... City had 12 gates--each one a
pearl--inscribed with ... a little symbolism was attached to the ornaments of Ahasuerus ...
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On the Words of the Gospel, "When Jesus had Finished These Sayings ...
... or marks upon her, take away her ornaments; if a ... For there are eunuchs which were
made eunuchs from their ... Imagine the Trinity to be a single pearl, alike on ...
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The Treasure House
... Pearl Drops, keenly humorous, is a famous mimic and I ... days later the gifts and silver
ornaments which indicate ... at the sacrifices I have seen made by parents ...
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Letter Xlv (Circa AD 1120) to a Youth Named Fulk, who Afterwards ...
... not hesitated to steal that most precious pearl of Christ ... whom the profession which
you have made separates you ... furs of all kinds, and purple ornaments to cover ...
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Clement of Alexandria.
... teaches by example, 538. made perfect in knowledge, 539. ... Ointments, abuse of, 253.
Ornaments, unsuited to Christians, 267-270. ... Mustard Seed, 578. Pearl, 578. ...
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... For of those nothing serviceable could be made, but out ... that thou mayest wear one
pearl drop, countless ... their necklaces, and their golden ornaments, and pearls ...
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... A lily among thorns, a pearl on a dunghill, and ... pleads by her titles, her features,
and ornaments, that she ... light was darkened, and so the eye made dim, even ...
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What Use Heavenly Contemplation Makes of Consideration, the ...
... of thy eternal habitation, and the glorious ornaments of thy ... is this to the Almighty
Power which made the heavens ... every several gate is of one pearl, and the ...
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Nave's Topical Index1 Timothy 2:9
In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with modesty and sobriety; not with braided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array;Nave's Topical Index
Pearl: "Pearl of Great Price"
Pearl: General Scriptures Concerning
Pearl: Ornaments Made of
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