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In Sura of Hajar/45-46 it is read: "there was for Saba, aforetime.
We did aforetime grant to the Children of Israel the Book the Power of Command, and Prophet-hood; We gave them, for Sustenance, things good and pure; and We favored them above the nations (45:16).
When a local slave who could translate for Job was found, and the identity of his master could be ascertained, he was sent back to Maryland, where Tolsey apparently made an effort at treating him better than he had aforetime, even setting aside a place for him to conduct his daily prayers in peace.
After such city has arisen people forget that what seems one nation had aforetime been many.
257: "Fair sweet Father, Jesu Christ, if ever I [Lancelot] did thing that pleased Thee, Lord for Thy pity never have me not in despite for my sins done aforetime, and that Thou show me something of that I seek.
thesis, Banu Isra'il fi al-Qur'an wa alSunna [The Children of Israel in the Koran and the Sunna], which Bostom excerpted in English,36 states that the Jewish people "were cursed from aforetime and were exiled from his [Allah's] mercy, and miserable wretchedness al-dhullah wal-maskana was decreed as their lot, for horrible punishment became their dominant trait" (p.
Whenever they are given to eat of one of the fruits thereof they say: This is that which we were given aforetime, and they were given a likeness of it .
Such exhibitionism, which I saw manifested among members of distinguished Yankee families, was painful to observe; for it showed that our aforetime leadership class was turning senile and socially destructive.
There is added he, who was hurled down by the golden spear--Typhon, who aforetime, when mounting into heaven on the rocks of Ossa, essayed to double the height of Olympus by piling thereon the Emathian mount.
If you be grown great, after you were of small account, and have gotten you substance, after you were aforetime needy in the city which you know, forget not how it fared with you in time past.
And the other, a form hovering dark and mother-like, her awful face black with the mists of centuries, had aforetime quailed at that white master's command, had bent in love over the cradles of his sons and daughters, and closed in death the sunken eyes of his wife--aye, too, at his behest had laid herself low to his lust, and borne a tawny man-child to the world, only to see her dark boy's limbs scattered to the winds by mid-night marauders riding after 'cursed Niggers'.
Such souls aforetime have inspired and guided worlds, and if we be not wholly bewitched by our Rhinegold, they shall again.
Revelation of the justice of God would, in essence, represent a claim to knowledge of the end of history aforetime.
Three great capchers hev we made: New Orleens we capcherd, Kentucky we capcherd, and the President--him who aforetime strayed from us--we capcherd.