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" O true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows are an abomination of the work of Satan; therefore avoid them, that ye may prosper. Satan seeketh to sow dissension and hatred among you, by means of wine and lots, and to divert... "
Goethe's West-Easterly Divan - Page 247
by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe - 1877 - 264 pages
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical ..., Volume 29

1855 - 528 pages
...Ubicini, pp 502, 603. ' We have not space for a description of this mode of divination, but the fol' O true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows, are an abomination of the work of Satan ; therefore avoid them, that ye may prosper. Satan seeketb to sow dissension and...
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Mahometanism

John Gibson Cazenove - Islam - 1856 - 140 pages
...in every emergency by the countrymen of Mahomet.2 Yet how are these things treated in the Koran? ' O true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows, are an abomination of the work of Satan ; therefore avoid them, that ye may prosper. Satan seeketh to sow dissension and...
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Letters to Indian Youth on the Evidences of the Christian Religion: With a ...

John Murray Mitchell - Apologetics - 1857 - 222 pages
...also some thing of use to men, but their sinfulness is greater than their use." And in Sura 5th, " O true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows, are an abomination of the work of Satan." Here the earlier chapters are held to abrogate the later. ,11 It is possible...
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The Koran, Commonly Called the Alcoran of Mohammed

1860 - 692 pages
...inadvertently. Therefore keep your oaths. Thus GOD declareth unto you his signs, that ye may give thanks. O true believers, surely wine, and lots," and images,* and divining arrows,' are an abomination of the work of Satan j therefore avoid them that ye may prosper. Satan seeketh to sow dissension and...
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The History of Chess: From the Time of the Early Invention of the Game in ...

Duncan Forbes - Chess - 1860 - 398 pages
...place among sundry abominations to be carefully eschewed by "the Faithful" iu general. His words are, " O true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows, are an abomination of the works of Satan, therefore avoid ye them, that ye may prosper."1 Now, all the eminent Musalnian...
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The Koran, Commonly Called the Alcoran of Mohammed

1860 - 688 pages
...O true believers, surely wine, and lots," and images,d and divining arrows,' are an abomination of the work of Satan ; therefore avoid them that ye may prosper. Satan sceketh to sow dissension and hatred among you, by means of wine and lots, and to divert you from remembering...
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Nephaleia, Or, Total Abstinence from Intoxicating Liquors in Man's Normal ...

John Mair - Temperance - 1861 - 322 pages
...sin, and some things of use unto men, but their sinfulness is greater than their, use."* Again, " 0 true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows, are an abomination of the work of Satan ; therefore, avoid them, that ye may prosper. Satan seeketh to sow dissension...
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The Christian Review, Volume 28

Baptists - 1863 - 734 pages
...men ; but their sinfulness is greater than their use." Again (ch. v.) he takes stronger ground : " 0 true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images and divining arrows,* are an abomination of the work of Satan ; therefore avoid them, that ye may prosper. Satan seeketh to sow dissension and...
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The British Quarterly Review, Volume 36

Henry Allon - Christianity - 1862 - 538 pages
...forbade all three ; made abstinence from strong drink an essential part of piety, and declared to the believers, 'Surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows, are an abomination, [are] of the work of Satan. . . . Satan seeketh to sow dissension and hatred amongst you by means of...
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The Koran, Commonly Called The Alcoran of Mohammed

1870 - 482 pages
...inadvertently. Therefore keep your oaths. Thus GOD declareth unto you his signs, that ye may give thanks. 0 true believers, surely wine, and lots, and images, and divining arrows, are an abomination of the work of Satan ; therefore avoid them that ye may prosper. Satan seeketh to sow dissension and...
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