Ambition: Ahithophel
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2 Samuel 17:23
And when Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not followed, he saddled his ass, and arose, and got him home to his house, to his city, and put his household in order, and hanged himself, and died, and was buried in the sepulcher of his father.
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King of Kings and Lord of Lords
... But their ambition, appetites, and worldly policy, engaged them in such measures ...
Word and Spirit can perceive His interference He permitted Ahithophel to give ...
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Pardoned Sin Punished
... And Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David's counsellor, from his city,
even ... vain, headstrong, with a dash of craft and a large amount of ambition. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture f/pardoned sin punished.htm

The Betrayal
... Afterwards came the sorrow that worketh death, which drove him, like Ahithophel,
his prototype ... asks no place on the right hand of the throne, his ambition is of ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 9 1863/the betrayal.htm

Discussion of the Subject of Permission
... counsel of Hushai, because he considered that the curse, advised by Ahithophel,
would be ... right, as when alms are given to a poor man, from ambition and pride ...
/.../arminius/the works of james arminius vol 3/discussion of the subject of.htm

Satan's Banquet
... Ahithophel first presents the lordly dish of love and kindness to David, then ... we
must labour after souls, and sympathise with him in that ambition of his heart ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 5 1859/satans banquet.htm

The Barren Fig-Tree;
... go the reins of their inordinate affections after pride, ambition, gluttony; pampering ...
I might here also discourse of Absalom, Ahithophel, and Judas, who were ...
/.../bunyan/the works of john bunyan volumes 1-3/the barren fig-tree.htm

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