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12 results for "prayers"
1. Hebrew Bible, Job, 39, 38 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236
2. Hebrew Bible, Proverbs, 30.1-30.4 (9th cent. BCE - 3rd cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •petitions / prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236
30.1. "דִּבְרֵי אָגוּר בִּן־יָקֶה הַמַּשָּׂא נְאֻם הַגֶּבֶר לְאִיתִיאֵל לְאִיתִיאֵל וְאֻכָל׃", 30.1. "אַל־תַּלְשֵׁן עֶבֶד אֶל־אדנו [אֲדֹנָיו] פֶּן־יְקַלֶּלְךָ וְאָשָׁמְתָּ׃", 30.2. "כֵּן דֶּרֶךְ אִשָּׁה מְנָאָפֶת אָכְלָה וּמָחֲתָה פִיהָ וְאָמְרָה לֹא־פָעַלְתִּי אָוֶן׃", 30.2. "כִּי בַעַר אָנֹכִי מֵאִישׁ וְלֹא־בִינַת אָדָם לִי׃", 30.3. "וְלֹא־לָמַדְתִּי חָכְמָה וְדַעַת קְדֹשִׁים אֵדָע׃", 30.3. "לַיִשׁ גִּבּוֹר בַּבְּהֵמָה וְלֹא־יָשׁוּב מִפְּנֵי־כֹל׃", 30.4. "מִי עָלָה־שָׁמַיִם וַיֵּרַד מִי אָסַף־רוּחַ בְּחָפְנָיו מִי צָרַר־מַיִם בַּשִּׂמְלָה מִי הֵקִים כָּל־אַפְסֵי־אָרֶץ מַה־שְּׁמוֹ וּמַה־שֶּׁם־בְּנוֹ כִּי תֵדָע׃", 30.1. "The words of Agur the son of Jakeh; the burden. The man saith unto Ithiel, unto Ithiel and Ucal:", 30.2. "Surely I am brutish, unlike a man, And have not the understanding of a man;", 30.3. "And I have not learned wisdom, That I should have the knowledge of the Holy One.", 30.4. "Who hath ascended up into heaven, and descended? Who hath gathered the wind in his fists? Who hath bound the waters in his garment? Who hath established all the ends of the earth? What is his name, and what is his son’s name, if thou knowest?",
3. Hebrew Bible, Isaiah, 40.12-40.14 (8th cent. BCE - 5th cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •petitions / prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236
40.12. "מִי־מָדַד בְּשָׁעֳלוֹ מַיִם וְשָׁמַיִם בַּזֶּרֶת תִּכֵּן וְכָל בַּשָּׁלִשׁ עֲפַר הָאָרֶץ וְשָׁקַל בַּפֶּלֶס הָרִים וּגְבָעוֹת בְּמֹאזְנָיִם׃", 40.13. "מִי־תִכֵּן אֶת־רוּחַ יְהוָה וְאִישׁ עֲצָתוֹ יוֹדִיעֶנּוּ׃", 40.14. "אֶת־מִי נוֹעָץ וַיְבִינֵהוּ וַיְלַמְּדֵהוּ בְּאֹרַח מִשְׁפָּט וַיְלַמְּדֵהוּ דַעַת וְדֶרֶךְ תְּבוּנוֹת יוֹדִיעֶנּוּ׃", 40.12. "Who hath measured the waters in the hollow of his hand, And meted out heaven with the span, And comprehended the dust of the earth in a measure, And weighed the mountains in scales, And the hills in a balance?", 40.13. "Who hath meted out the spirit of the LORD? Or who was His counsellor that he might instruct Him?", 40.14. "With whom took He counsel, and who instructed Him, And taught Him in the path of right, And taught Him knowledge, And made Him to know the way of discernment?",
4. Hebrew Bible, Ecclesiastes, 11.5 (5th cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •petitions / prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236
11.5. "כַּאֲשֶׁר אֵינְךָ יוֹדֵעַ מַה־דֶּרֶךְ הָרוּחַ כַּעֲצָמִים בְּבֶטֶן הַמְּלֵאָה כָּכָה לֹא תֵדַע אֶת־מַעֲשֵׂה הָאֱלֹהִים אֲשֶׁר יַעֲשֶׂה אֶת־הַכֹּל׃", 11.5. "As thou knowest not what is the way of the wind, Nor how the bones do grow in the womb of her that is with child; Even so thou knowest not the work of God Who doeth all things.",
5. Anon., 1 Enoch, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 6.1-8.4, 6.6, 7, 7.1, 8, 9, 9.4, 9.5, 9.6, 9.7, 9.8, 9.9, 9.10, 9.11, 10, 10.11, 11, 12, 12.4, 13, 14, 15, 15.3, 15.3-16.4, 15.4, 16, 39.1, 82.2, 82.3, 82.4, 82.6, 83, 84, 84.2, 84.3, 84.4, 84.5, 84.6, 91, 91.1, 91.2, 91.3, 91.4, 91.5, 91.6, 91.7, 91.8, 91.9, 91.10, 91.18, 91.19, 100.10-102.3, 101.1, 106.5, 106.13, 106.14, 106.16, 106.17 (3rd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •nan Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236, 667
9.6. things, and nothing can hide itself from Thee. Thou seest what Azazel hath done, who hath taught all unrighteousness on earth and revealed the eternal secrets which were (preserved) in heaven, which
6. Anon., Jubilees, 4.15 (2nd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 664
4.15. And in the seventh jubilee in the third week Enos took Nôâm his sister to be his wife, and she bare him a son in the third year of the fifth week, and he called his name Ke.
7. Septuagint, Ecclesiasticus (Siracides), 1.2-1.3, 1.9, 1.16, 18.45 (2nd cent. BCE - 2nd cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •petitions / prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236
1.2. The sand of the sea, the drops of rain,and the days of eternity -- who can count them? 1.3. The height of heaven, the breadth of the earth,the abyss, and wisdom -- who can search them out? 1.3. Do not exalt yourself lest you fall,and thus bring dishonor upon yourself. The Lord will reveal your secrets and cast you down in the midst of the congregation,because you did not come in the fear of the Lord,and your heart was full of deceit. 1.9. The fear of the Lord is glory and exultation,and gladness and a crown of rejoicing. 1.16. The fear of the Lord is the crown of wisdom,making peace and perfect health to flourish.
8. Septuagint, Wisdom of Solomon, 9.13-9.18 (2nd cent. BCE - 1st cent. BCE)  Tagged with subjects: •petitions / prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236
9.13. For what man can learn the counsel of God?Or who can discern what the Lord wills?" 9.14. For the reasoning of mortals is worthless,and our designs are likely to fail, 9.15. for a perishable body weighs down the soul,and this earthy tent burdens the thoughtful mind. 9.16. We can hardly guess at what is on earth,and what is at hand we find with labor;but who has traced out what is in the heavens? 9.17. Who has learned thy counsel, unless thou hast given wisdom and sent thy holy Spirit from on high? 9.18. And thus the paths of those on earth were set right,and men were taught what pleases thee,and were saved by wisdom.
9. Anon., 2 Baruch, 54.1-54.13, 56.12 (1st cent. CE - 2nd cent. CE)  Tagged with subjects: •petitions / prayers, by enoch •prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236, 667
10. New Testament, John, 1.28 (1st cent. CE - 1st cent. CE)  Tagged with subjects: •prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 664
1.28. Ταῦτα ἐν Βηθανίᾳ ἐγένετο πέραν τοῦ Ἰορδάνου, ὅπου ἦν ὁ Ἰωάνης βαπτίζων. 1.28. These things were done in Bethany beyond the Jordan, where John was baptizing.
11. Origen, Commentary On John, None (3rd cent. CE - 3rd cent. CE)  Tagged with subjects: •prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 664
12. Anon., 4 Ezra, 3.31, 4.5-4.9, 5.36-5.39  Tagged with subjects: •petitions / prayers, by enoch Found in books: Stuckenbruck (2007), 1 Enoch 91-108, 236
3.31. and hast not shown to any one how thy way may be comprehended. Are the deeds of Babylon better than those of Zion? 4.5. I said, "Speak on, my lord." And he said to me, "Go, weigh for me the weight of fire, or measure for me a measure of wind, or call back for me the day that is past." 4.6. I answered and said, "Who of those that have been born can do this, that you ask me concerning these things?" 4.7. And he said to me, "If I had asked you, `How many dwellings are in the heart of the sea, or how many streams are at the source of the deep, or how many streams are above the firmament, or which are the exits of hell, or which are the entrances of paradise?' 4.8. Perhaps you would have said to me, `I never went down into the deep, nor as yet into hell, neither did I ever ascend into heaven.' 4.9. But now I have asked you only about fire and wind and the day, things through which you have passed and without which you cannot exist, and you have given me no answer about them!" 5.36. He said to me, "Count up for me those who have not yet come, and gather for me the scattered raindrops, and make the withered flowers bloom again for me; 5.37. open for me the closed chambers, and bring forth for me the winds shut up in them, or show me the picture of a voice; and then I will explain to you the travail that you ask to understand." 5.38. And I said, "O sovereign Lord, who is able to know these things except he whose dwelling is not with men? 5.39. As for me, I am without wisdom, and how can I speak concerning the things which thou hast asked me?"