A vision of Balaams asse
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A vision of Balaams asse VVherein hee did perfectly see the present estate of the Church of Rome. Written by Peter Hay Gentleman of North-Britaine, for the reformation of his countrymen. Specially of that truly noble and sincere lord, Francis Earle of Errol, Lord Hay, and great Constable of Scotland.

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Published by Printed [by Eliot"s Court Press] for Iohn Bill. Cum priuilegio in London .
Written in English


  • Catholic Church -- Controversial literature.

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Edition Notes

SeriesEarly English books, 1475-1640 -- 1070:10.
The Physical Object
Pagination[24], 286, [2] p.
Number of Pages286
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18466838M

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Balaam the son of Beor hath said, and the man whose eyes are open hath said: He hath said, which heard the words of God, which saw the vision of the Almighty, falling into . The Open movth of Balaams asse: first, to his master Balaam: secondly, to his masters chaplins: thirdly, his apologie to the ministry: fourthly, his resolution of the question, touching guiltinesse of bloud in this warre: fifthly, his petition to the king: and this is all that Balaams asse will speak for this term. KJV: I shall see him, but not now: I shall behold him, but not nigh: there shall come a Star out of Jacob, and a Sceptre shall rise out of Israel, and shall smite the corners of Moab, and destroy all the children of Sheth. WEB: I see him, but not now.I see him, but not near. A star will come out of Jacob. A scepter will rise out of Israel, and shall strike through the corners of Moab, and. Balaam's Ass A quick overview of the story: Balac, the King of Moab, was concerned about Israel's victories against the Amorrhites, so he sent messengers with gifts to the diviner Balaam, trying to induce Balaam to curse Israel (Balaam was known for his effective curses and blessings).

Other Titles. Balaams asse cudgeld: or The cry of town and countrey against scandalous and seditious scriblers. Get this from a library. Balaams asse cudgeld: or The cry of town and countrey against scandalous and seditious scriblers. [Robert Chamberlain] -- 1 sheet ([1] p.). Signed: Rob. Chamberlain. Verse: "What ailes the asse. The Lord himself claimed to be the “light of the world” (Jn. ). In John’s conclusion to the book of Revelation, he depicts Christ as “the root and the offspring of David, the bright, the morning star” (Rev. b). Some see a connection between this text and Balaam’s prophecy (Mounce , . Balaam's Ass. 20 likes. Informing the masses about vital news in the church, so we can all pray more intelligently. BALAAM'S ASS SPEAKS He is still talking back to heretics, hirelings, and the Antichrist Pope. This is one of several blogs associated with Blessed Quietness Journal at See a list of other blogs down the right of the page.

"The warning of the Book of Balaam, son of Beor, who was a seer of the gods." 1. Echoing the Bible exactly, the phrase “Balaam son of Beor" is found three times in the first four lines of the Balaam wall inscription that dates to BC. 2. according to Hebrew myth (preserved in the biblical Book of Numbers), the ass on which the soothsayer Balaam rode to Balak, the king of the state of Moab, in order to curse the Israelites, who were waging war against Moab, and guarantee a Moabite victory. Balaam (B.C. ), the son of beor, a man endowed with the gift of prophecy. (Numbers ) He is mentioned in conjunction with the five kings of Midian, apparently as a person of the same rank.(Numbers ) cf. Numb He seems to have lived at Pethor, (; Numbers ) on the river Euphrates, in was his reputation that when the Israelites were encamped in the plains.   Balaam, a sorcerer, was summoned by King Balak of the Moabites to curse the Israelites as Moses was leading them toward Canaan. Balak promised to pay Balaam handsomely for bringing evil upon the Hebrews, whom he feared. In the night God came to Balaam, telling him not to curse the Israelites. Balaam sent the king's messengers away.