Biblical Researches in Palestine, Mount Sinai and Arabia Petraea: A Journal of Travels in the Year 1838, Volum 1

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Crocker & Brewster, 1841
 

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near Ajrůd 64 65 Ajrûd 65 Bîr Suweis 66 Suez 6669 Tell
72
Sea near Suez 79 Passage through the sea 81 Character of
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Wady Ghŭrŭndel Elim 99 100 Wady Wŭtah 100 101
100
Country further south 104 105 Route of the Israelites
106
Jebel etTih 110112 Three passes through it 111 112 Turn off
113
Arab cemetery 119 Wady elBúrk 119 Camel gives out 120 Bat
125
FROM SUEZ TO MOUNT Sinal
130
Pass Nūkb Hawy 128 129 View of modern Horeb 130 Plain
132
Sheikh Husein 138 Topography of the region and meas
148
Disappointment this not the place where the law was given
158
Return to the convent through elLeja 166 Pretend
168
Expenses at the convent disappointment of the superior 172 173 Pro
175
pled with anchorites and monks in the 4th century 180 Account given
183
The archbishop 192 193 Life of the monks 193 194
196
The Muzeiny their origin 198 199 Jebeliyeh or serfs 199202
204
SECTION IV
214
Tuweilebs evening visit 216 March 30th Various Wadys 217 Wady
220
Jebel etTih 224 225 Encamp 225 Character of the region 225
225
camp
231
Shells and shellfish of the Red Sea 233 234 April
238
journey Sheikh Husein of the Alawin 244 Change our plan and con
246
Origin of the name Akabah 253 The Hajroute its stations
253
road 257 258 Head of the Pass 258 Leave the Hajroad and turn
259
April 7th View of Jebel Arâif 263 264 Wateringplace
265
Division of waters between the Arabah and the Mediterranean
271
Mountainous tract N of Jebel Araif 274 275 Ancient Roman
274
Kusâimeh and wells 280 Wady elAin traces of former cultivation
283
ern church and large fortress 285 286 Return to our road 287 Vio
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elKúrn and well 296 Ruins of Khủlasah Elusa 296298 Uncertainty
300
Wide and fine plain 305 306 Enter the mountains 307 Reach Dho
310
ness peasants dwelling in caves 313 Strong camels 314 Approach
317
Elyâs wide view 323 Horses of pilgrims 323 First view of Jerusa
324
the Church of the Holy Sepulchre 330 English Protestant service
331
Grave and story of Costigan 339 Cemetery of
343
Plat and garden at the S W corner of the Haram
351
Gates of the city shut on Friday noon 356 Second visit
358
sephus to be received with caution 415 His description of the temple
419
Hewn and bevelled 423 Are of Jewish architecture 424 Remains
428
How the present remains came to be preserved
437
Capture by the crusaders and massacre in the Haram 441 442
443
Reservoirs under the Haram 445 446 Vaults beneath the area of
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The present citadel 454 Ancient tower 455 Its measurements
457
Probably there was a wall between Zion and Ophel 461 Second Wall
463
ty of the investigation 471 472 Probable position of a few 473
478
Upper Pool 483 484 Lower Pool 485 486 Pool
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ranean passage between this fountain and Siloam 500 We pass through
504
Irregular flow witnessed by us 505507 Is this the troubling of
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Muhammedans and Jews 516 517 Sepulchral Monuments viz Tombs
527
Tomb of Helena commonly called Tombs of the Kings 528 Descrip
533
longed to Helena 536538 Tombs of the Prophets
539
NOTES AND ILLUSTRATIONS NOTE I DIOCLETIANS Column at Alexandria
541
THEBES The Sea put for the Nile
542
THEBAN TOMBS
543
RATE OF TRAVEL with Camels and Horses
544
Suez Historical Notices
545
WADY TAWARIK Not called Wady etTih
546
VALLEY OF THE SEVEN Wells Mr Smiths Letter 547 XI ANCIENT CANAL between the Nile and Red Sea The French Measurements doubtful 54...
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PelusiAC NILE Not anciently navigable
549
Manna References and analysis
550
HOREB AND Sinai Use of these names
551
PHARAN Feiran
552
The CONVENT AND ITS SERPs Extract from Eu tychius
556
PASSPORT from the Governor of Akabah Transla tion
558
HAJ Stations and Convoy
559
Abdeh EBODA Doubts and Notices
560
Routes from Sinai across the Desert to Gaza and He bron and Elevations 561565
561
Elusa Name etc
565
ZION AND Akra according to Clarke and Olshausen 566
566
Tombs South or HINNOM Presumption of Dr Clarke
567
TOMB OF Helena Extract from Pausanias
569
TOMB OF HELENA Carelessness of Writers Dr Clarke and Chateaubriand
570

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Side 426 - And Jesus went out and departed from the temple; and his disciples came to him for to show him the buildings of the temple. And Jesus said unto them, "See ye not all these things? Verily I say unto you, There shall not be left here one stone upon another that shall not be thrown down.
Side 72 - Moses stretched out his hand over the sea; and the LORD caused the sea to go back by a strong east wind all that night, and made the sea dry land, and the waters were divided. And the children of Israel went into the midst of the sea upon the dry ground: and the waters were a wall unto them on their right hand, and on their left.
Side 160 - And the people went about, and gathered it, and ground it in mills, or beat it in a mortar, and baked it in pans, and made cakes of it : and the taste of it was as the taste of fresh oil. And when the dew fell upon the camp in the night, the manna fell upon it.
Side 71 - For Pharaoh will say of the children of Israel, They are entangled in the land, the wilderness hath shut them in.
Side 500 - So there was gathered much people together, who stopped all the fountains, and the brook that ran through the midst of the land, saying, Why should the kings of Assyria come, and find much water...
Side 3 - Forasmuch then as we are the offspring of God, we ought not to think that the Godhead is like unto gold, or silver, or stone, graven by art and man's device.
Side 79 - Israelites probably came out upon the eastern shore. Here, at our evening devotions, and near the spot where it was composed and first sung, we read and felt in its full force, the magnificent triumphal song of Moses : " The Lord hath triumphed gloriously ; the horse and his rider he hath thrown into the sea...
Side 69 - And they departed from Rameses in the first month, on the fifteenth day of the first month; on the morrow after the passover the children of Israel went out with an high hand in the sight of all the Egyptians.
Side 160 - And when the dew that lay was gone up, behold, upon the face of the wilderness there lay a small round thing, as small as the hoar frost on the ground.
Side 72 - And Moses stretched forth his hand over the sea, and the sea returned to his strength when the morning appeared; and the Egyptians fled against it; and the Lord overthrew the Egyptians in the midst of the sea.

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