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Deuteronomy 28:49
The LORD shall bring a nation against you from far, from the end of the earth, as swift as the eagle flies; a nation whose tongue you shall not understand;
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Job 9:26
They are passed away as the swift ships: as the eagle that hastens to the prey.
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Proverbs 30:19
The way of an eagle in the air; the way of a serpent on a rock; the way of a ship in the middle of the sea; and the way of a man with a maid.
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Jeremiah 4:13
Behold, he shall come up as clouds, and his chariots shall be as a whirlwind: his horses are swifter than eagles. Woe to us! for we are spoiled.
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Jeremiah 49:22
Behold, he shall come up and fly as the eagle, and spread his wings over Bozrah: and at that day shall the heart of the mighty men of Edom be as the heart of a woman in her pangs.
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Lamentations 4:19
Our persecutors are swifter than the eagles of the heaven: they pursued us on the mountains, they laid wait for us in the wilderness.
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The Sheltering Wing
... in Moses' song, of God's protection and guidance as that of the eagle who stirred ...
Does it not speak to us of the necessity of swift flight, with all the powers ...
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Mighty in Word and Deed
... This new Teacher would startle all, as an eagle suddenly appearing in a ... With another
'straightway,' Mark paints the swift flight of the rumour over all the ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture d/mighty in word and deed.htm

"What is Your Life?"
... Rather the quickness, the rapid flight through the thin web ... or sudden than the swoop
of an eagle on its ... seaside, nothing more fleet than the swift sailing away ...
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Caput xv.
... The representation of the Eagle [224] denotes the kingly, and soaring, and swift
in flight, and quickness in search of the nourishment which makes strong, and ...
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Touching Next Upon the Training of a virgin, He Speaks of ...
... you let that bird of which we read, "Thy youth shall be renewed like the eagle's,"
[3272] holding its course on high, swift in its virgin flight, be ignorant ...
/.../ambrose/works and letters of st ambrose/chapter ii touching next upon.htm

The Strong Forerunner and the Stronger Son
... The beginning of the gospel was the anticipation and the proclamation of strength
like the eagle's, swift of flight, and powerful to strike and destroy. ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture d/the strong forerunner and the.htm

There is a Blessedness in Reversion
... So riches make themselves wings; they fly away as an eagle toward heaven ... Riches and
honour are constantly in flight; they pass away like a swift stream, or ...
/.../the beatitudes an exposition of matthew 51-12/2 there is a blessedness.htm

Striking Similes
... Like a summer-dried fountain. Like a swift eagle in the morning glare breasting
the whirlwind with impetuous flight. Like a thing at rest. ...
/.../kleiser/fifteen thousand useful phrases/section viii striking similes.htm

The Secret of Immortal Youth
... shall lift up their wings as the eagle,' implying, of course, the steady upward
flight towards the ... however severe the struggle, and however swift the pace ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture h/the secret of immortal youth.htm

The Creation of Fowl and Water Animals.
... of living, sharp talons, curved beak, swift wings, allowing ... for his support, and
even in their flight they help ... The eagle shows the greatest injustice in the ...
/.../basil/basil letters and select works/homily viii the creation of.htm

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