Hebrews

Definitions

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  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Hebrews a New Testament book traditionally included among the epistle of Saint Paul but now generally considered not to have been written by him
    • n Hebrews the ethnic group claiming descent from Abraham and Isaac (especially from Isaac's son Jacob); the nation whom God chose to receive his revelation and with whom God chose to make a covenant (Exodus 19)
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Quotations

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    “Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some have unwittingly entertained angels. [Hebrews 13:2]”
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    “Now faith is the assurance of things hoped for, the conviction of things not seen. [Hebrews 11:1]”
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    “And without faith it is impossible to please him, for he who comes to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of those who seek him. [Hebrews 11:6]”
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    “Faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. [Hebrews 11:1]”
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    “For you have need of endurance, so that when you have done the will of God, you may receive what was promised. [Hebrews 10:36]”

Usage

In literature:

Perhaps even the very first words were written in Hebrew; we know that in later times the prophets and historians of the Jews wrote in Hebrew.
"The Bible in its Making" by Mildred Duff
I was born a Hebrew, and a Hebrew I desire to die.
"The International Monthly, Volume 5, No. 3, March, 1852" by Various
The Hebrew national literature centres in the thought of God.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 3" by Various
He too captivated the captive Hebrews.
"The Lords of the Ghostland" by Edgar Saltus
No Egyptian or Babylonian or Hebrew or Greek or Roman ever hesitated to attack a weaker nation on the ground that it would be wrong to do so.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 6, Slice 4" by Various
So he was prepared by the king himself to deliver the Hebrews from his control.
"Training the Teacher" by A. F. Schauffler
These priests constituted a {19} very important class of religious workers among the ancient Hebrews.
"The Christian View of the Old Testament" by Frederick Carl Eiselen
Hebrew and Christian Records: An Historical Enquiry concerning the Age and Authorship of the Old and New Testaments, by the Rev.
"Bible Myths and their Parallels in other Religions" by T. W. Doane
The reader has been further confused by a poetic and inexact rendering of many Hebrew phrases.
"The Next Step in Religion" by Roy Wood Sellars
There is but one blot upon the life of this first mother of the Hebrews.
"Oriental Women" by Edward Bagby Pollard
Monsieur Rene d'Esparvieu, however, never worked at night, and did not read Hebrew.
"The Revolt of the Angels" by Anatole France
What two ideas of sacrifice did the Hebrews hold and which idea was symbolized in the offering of Isaac?
"The Bible Story" by Rev. Newton Marshall Hall
A class in Hebrew was held daily by Dr. S. M. Vail, and attended by forty students.
"The Story of Chautauqua" by Jesse Lyman Hurlbut
You see a printing-office, with posters up; on those posters are Hebrew characters.
"The Religious Life of London" by J. Ewing Ritchie
It's a Hebrew word meaning 'God's healing.
"Ghetto Tragedies" by Israel Zangwill
The first Hebrew types appeared as early as 1475.
"The Century of Columbus" by James J. Walsh
It is the study of the Psalms in the Hebrew.
"Henry Martyn Saint and Scholar" by George Smith
Some of these they opened, and presented to me to read; but it was to no purpose, as I was unacquainted with the Hebrew language.
"The International Monthly, Volume 4, No. 2, September, 1851" by Various
While in Greek and Hebrew, God has uttered mighty words of wisdom, and has filled the earth with His glorious paeans.
"What and Where is God?" by Richard La Rue Swain
Nor would they read as Hebrew, although the characters appeared to have some connection with Hebrew.
"St. Nicholas v. 13 No. 9 July 1886" by Various
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In poetry:

The words of an Hebrew exile,
Like to some sweet song's refrain,
That sweetly goeth and cometh
And echoes through heart and brain,
"Be sure that the day is coming
"When Erin shall rise again
"My Own Green Land" by Nora Pembroke
The Hebrew, who the desert trod,
And felt the fiery serpent's bite,
Looked up to that ordained of God,
And found that life was in the sight.
So, the worm-bitten's fiery veins
Cool, when he drinks what God ordains.
"Hymns and Odes for Temperance Occasions III" by John Pierpont
Their threats and fury all went wide;
They could not touch his Hebrew pride.
Their sneers at Jesus and His band,
Nameless and homeless in the land,
Their boasts of Moses and his Lord,
All could not change him by one word.
"Religion And Doctrine" by John Hay
'Tis noon. At noon the Hebrew bowed the knee
And worshipped, while the husbandmen withdrew
From the scorched field, and the wayfaring man
Grew faint, and turned aside by bubbling fount,
Or rested in the shadow of the palm.
"Noon" by William Cullen Bryant
This title read many of the Jews without any pity;
And the place where Jesus was crucified was nigh to the city;
And the title was written in Hebrew, and Greek, and Latin,
And while reading the title the Jews did laugh and grin.
"The Crucifixion of Christ" by William Topaz McGonagall
Then Pharaoh wavered--more--he called the Hebrews in his haste
Imploring respite--pleading his repentance bitterly--
For there was death on every side, and all the land was waste;--
So the western wind of God blew the locusts out to sea.
"In Egypt" by Virna Sheard

In news:

A daily dose of Hebrew.
A daily dose of Hebrew .
Thousands of investors get $19M from '3 Hebrew Boys' scam.
The Hebrew Home at Riverdale has so far relied on a strategy of secrecy as it seeks to expand its campus, neighbors say.
Suit says Hebrew National's products not kosher.
The maker of Hebrew National is standing by the kosher status of its hot dogs and other meats.
Hebrew Health Care Grants Hospice Patient's Birthday Wish.
Martha's Vineyard Hebrew center helps fill Food Pantry shelves.
It began as a game, but when I got texts in return in Hebrew , I realized I was onto something.
My kids study Hebrew and Spanish, but mostly because I want them to.
Hadassah- Hebrew University medical students simulated a terror attack on Jerusalem's new light rail as their final test at the completion of a 10-day trauma course.
"Outcasts – The Lepers of Penikese Island" at the Hebrew Center.
Vanessa Hidary, the ' Hebrew Mamita,' brings her act to Birmingham for fundraiser.
Vanessa Hidary says that although she's known as the Hebrew Mamita, her favorite audience is a mixed crowd.
NBA All-Star Amare Stoudemire in Israel to trace potential Jewish roots and study Hebrew .
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In science:

Shaviv∗ Racah Institute of Physics, Hebrew University, Jerusalem 91904, Israel and Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Toronto, 60 St.
The Spiral Structure of the Milky Way, Cosmic Rays, and Ice Age Epochs on Earth
He studied at the Hebrew University (BSc and MSc) and completed his Ph.D. at Princeton University under the direction of William Thurston.
Random-Turn Hex and other selection games
Fe XVI calculations from the Hebrew University Lawrence Livermore Atomic Code (HULLAC), which will be available in the next APEC release, give a scaling factor of 0.83 (D.
The Transparency of Solar Coronal Active Regions
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem Einstein Institute of Mathematics Edmond J.
Abstract elementary classes near aleph_1
We would also like to thank MSRI and the Institute for Advanced Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem where some of the research was done.
The fundamental group of random 2-complexes
Nati Linial and Doron Puder Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel.
Words Maps and Spectra of Random Graph Lifts
Einstein Institute of Mathematics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. current: Department of Mathematics, Weizmann Institute of Science.
On the Shortest Identity in Finite Simple Groups of Lie Type
Partially supported by the Landau Center at the Mathematics Institute of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem (supported by Minerva Foundation, Germany), and by Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft.
On the polygonal diameter of the interior, resp. exterior, of a simple closed polygon in the plane
PhD thesis, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel, September 2001.
Short Propositional Refutations for Dense Random 3CNF Formulas
This work was started while M.K. was visiting Princeton University and finished during his visit at the Hebrew University where he was supported by the Israel Science Foundation (Grant no. 1105/10).
Absolutely continuous spectrum for random operators on trees of finite cone type
Greenberg, On the spectrum of graphs and their universal coverings, (in hebrew), Ph.D. thesis, Hebrew University, 1995.
Expansion of Random Graphs: New Proofs, New Results
Aumann, “Rule-rationality versus act-rationality,” discussion paper series, Center for Rationality and Interactive Decision Theory, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 2008.
Evolutionary Exploration of the Finitely Repeated Prisoners' Dilemma--The Effect of Out-of-Equilibrium Play
This set was first constructed by Nanopoulos, Antoniadis, Hagelin and Ellis (NAHE) in the construction of the flipped SU (5) . nahe=pretty, in Hebrew.
Generation Mass Hierarchy in Superstring Derived Models
This work was written while the author visited The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. ‡ Institute of Mathematics, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, Israel.
Convergence in homogeneous random graphs
LP would like to apply to Giovannino and himself the old hebrew saying, in the words of Lorenzo Da Ponte: E da’ discepoli imparai pi`u che da tutti.
Aging in a simple model of a structural glass
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