And he stood up, and signified by the Spirit that there would be a great famine throughout all tlie world, or Roman empire. ... AGAlViE, feasts of friendship, love, or kindness, in use among the primitive Christians. It is very probable that they were instituted in memory of the lost supper of Jesus Christ with his disciples, which supper was concluded before he ... for it seems very likely that Pliny speaks of these Agape in his famous letter to Trajan : aquot; After then- scl^ice to Christ , (quasi Deo, )anbsp;...
|Title||:||Calmet's Dictionary of the Holy Bible, as Published by the Late Mr. Charles Taylor, with the Fragments Incorporated. The Whole Condensed and Arranged in Alphabetical Order. Illustrated with Maps, and Engravings on Wood|