Ladder in Jacob's Vision
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Genesis 28:12
And he dreamed, and behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to heaven: and behold the angels of God ascending and descending on it.
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The Brazen Serpent
... And then He passes on to speak"in precise parallelism with the position that He
took up when He likened Himself to the Ladder of Jacob's vision"of Himself ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture i/the brazen serpent.htm

Of Jacob's Mission to Mesopotamia to Get a Wife, and of the vision ...
... And behold a ladder set up on the earth, and the top of it reached to ... in whom is
no guile!" [964] because Israel who saw this vision is no other than Jacob. ...
/.../augustine/city of god/chapter 38 of jacobs mission to.htm

The Presence of God.
... of spiritual capacity often do; for Jacob's recorded antecedents ... lead us to expect
the dream and the vision, and the ... he dreamed his dream of the ladder set up ...
// at rugby/x the presence of god.htm

The Heavenly Pathway and the Earthly Heart
... of the form of the vision as a broad stair or sloping ascent, rather than a ladder,
reaching right ... Jacob had thought himself alone; the vision peoples the ...
/.../maclaren/expositions of holy scripture k/the heavenly pathway and the.htm

Condemned to Die
... This man of faith beholds the ladder of Jacob's vision, representing Christ, who
has connected earth with heaven, and finite man with the infinite God. ...
/.../white/the acts of the apostles/lesson 50 condemned to die.htm

Christmas Day.
... They allude evidently to Jacob's vision, to the ladder reaching from earth to heaven,
on which the angels were ascending and descending continually. ...
/.../ christian life/lecture xxii christmas day.htm

On the Words of the Gospel, John i. 48,"When Thou Wast under the ...
... a stone at his head; and in his sleep he saw a ladder reaching from ... This did Jacob
see ... in it, had not some great prophecy been to be understood in that vision. ...
/.../sermons on selected lessons of the new testament/sermon lxxii on the words.htm

General Index
... Jacob, father of the twelve tribes . . . . . 97 Jacob's vision
and the ladder . . . . . 36 Jehova . . . . . ...
// catechism no 4/general index.htm

The Bishop of Durham's Tapestry
... Take but one instance: In Jacob's vision you see, on the one side, a little paltry
ladder and an angel climbing it in the attitude of a chimney sweeper; and on ...
/.../wesley/the journal of john wesley/the bishop of durhams tapestry.htm

Question of the Active Life
... This is what was signified by Jacob's vision of the Angels ascending the
ladder"whereby was meant the contemplative life"and descending the ladder ...
/.../aquinas/on prayer and the contemplative life/question clxxxi of the active.htm

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