"He sang the creation of the world, the origin of man, and all the history of Genesis; and made many verses on the departure of the children of Israel out of Egypt, and their entering into the land of promise
, with many other histories from holy writ."
The Egypt of one family was the Land of Promise
to the family who saw it from a distance, till by residence there it became it turn their Egypt also; and so they changed and changed.
But the tang of the fir summons onward and upward to some 'far-off, divine event'--some spiritual peak of attainment whence we shall see with unfaltering, unclouded vision the spires of some aerial City Beautiful, or the fulfilment of some fair, fadeless land of promise
You heard the rigid interdictions; you saw the menacing forms of toil and danger, forbidding your access to this land of promise
; but you heard without dismay; you saw and disdained retreat.
'The fair land of promise
lately looming on the horizon is again enveloped in impenetrable mists, and for ever withdrawn from the eyes of a drifting wretch whose Doom is sealed!
The tide was adverse to making the expedition by water, and Wolfert was too impatient to get to the land of promise
to wait for its turning; they set off, therefore, by land.
At the same time, the glorious event allows the descendants of the pioneering families and the migrants from all over the country who came to settle in the 'Land of Promise
' to honor their forebears and trade wonderful, important, heartfelt stories of their family's past and present.
The Bangsamoro is now the government in the region and we trust that it will be able to succeed where the national government had failed, so that together with the other leaders of the other regions of the island, they will finally bring about the "land of promise
" that is Mindanao.
'Mindanao is not only the land of promise
but of promising engineers in the field of electronics.
The Palace recognized how Alonto 'devoted his professional career in contributing to the socioeconomic transformation of Mindanao from a land of promise
to a land of fulfillment.'
Uhuru said his decision to work with the President was to ensure that Jubilee supporters also join their NASA counterparts in 'the land of promise