Vault of Earth
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Concerning the Heaven.
... Isaiah, Who hath established the heavens like a vault [1692] : and also because
when the sun, moon, and stars set they make a circuit round the earth from west ...
/.../john/exposition of the orthodox faith/chapter vi concerning the heaven.htm

Remarks on the Creation of the World.
... of, on account of the heaven which God made covering the waters and the earth like
a ... in these words: "It is God who made the heavens as a vault, and stretched ...
/.../theophilus/theophilus to autolycus/chapter xiii remarks on the creation.htm

"Behold the Man. "
... By his fingers for a dwelling. Was heaven's vault sublime upreared: Jesus suffered
when to save us. He as man on earth appeared. Lofty Angels! God-like spirits, ...
// welsh hymns/ii behold the man.htm

The Difficulty and Excellence of virginity; the Study Of
... the earth, not turning aside from their aim, until having, by swiftness of thought,
lightly bounded above the world, and taken their stand truly upon the vault ...
/.../chapter i the difficulty and excellence.htm

We have Now, Then, to Refute that Statement of his which Runs as ...
... on earth, would not be gods, but only certain demons, much inferior to those wise
men among mankind, who on account of their virtue ascend to the vault [4079 ...
/...// against celsus/chapter ii we have now.htm

Thanksgiving to God for the Pardon Granted to the Offenders ...
... instance, hath remained immoveable, according as the prophet says, "He placed the
heaven as a vault, and stretched it out as a tent over the earth." [1505] But ...
/.../chrysostom/on the priesthood/homily xii thanksgiving to god.htm

Of the Burial of the Dead: that the Denial of it to Christians ...
... has well said: "He who has no tomb has the sky for his vault." [67] How ... formed anew,
all the members of it being gathered not only from the earth, but from the ...
// of god/chapter 12 of the burial of.htm

The Oration. To-Day is the Festival of Our Great Emperor: and we ...
... itself, to him the heavens above, and the choirs beyond the vault of heaven ... The
everlasting ages which were before this heaven and earth, with other periods ...
/.../pamphilius/the life of constantine/chapter i the oration to-day is.htm

Argument. --Novatian
... who has suspended the heavens in lofty sublimity, has established the earth with
its ... For in the solid vault of heaven He has both awakened the light-bringing ...
/.../a treatise of novatian concerning the trinity/chapter i argument novatian.htm

The Nativity
... Deep-rooted groves, whose heads sublimely rise,. Earth-born, and yet ambitious of
the skies; ... Thou azure vault where, through the gloom of night,. ...
/.../translations from the french of madame de la mothe guion/the nativity.htm

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia
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See ASTRONOMY, sec. III, 1.



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