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But, sir, though it were more so than is even possible to you, yet there may be some among you that are not equally right in their actions: and you know that in the story of the children of Israel, one Achan in the camp removed God's blessing from them, and turned His hand so against them, that six-and-thirty of them, though not concerned in the crime, were the objects of divine vengeance, and bore the weight of that punishment.
Local intellectuals like comrade Ghulam Mohammad Laghari, Miskeen Jehan Khan Khoso and Mir Mohammad Talpur also addressed on the occasion and paid tribute to Mir Achan Talpur.
After the operation was called-off, the forces left the area and as soon as they reached the nearby Achan village, the protesters pelt stones on them'.
I begin with the characters of Rahab (the Indigenous Helper) and Achan (the Renegade Invader), who appear at the outset of Israel's conquest narrative (Joshua 2:1-24 and 7: 1-26 respectively).
86) After the English defeat at Hispaniola, Cromwell himself feared he had put personal gain before godly purpose, the sin of Achan.
GORDON S N S TRACHA TR N ACHAN ACHA admits his side admits his side have some work to do ahead of Sunday 's clash with Gibraltar after Christophe Berra's late goal earned a narrow friendly win over Northern Ireland last night.
por eso ya ves, ajnemonach ja'el yo tambien llegue ya' tyi k'ala lon kwan hasta alla en donde esta donjuan, entonces tyi iyalu [quien] entonces dijo: che' mach ma' achan sujtyel "para que ya no regreses a ye'tyela trabajar atyile tyi najty para que no] vengas de lejos, anach otyoty ya' ya'i tay casa ahi, anach templo ya'i tay templo ahi, mach anik najtyi anetylayi no estas lejos de ahi alak'ajach an kotyoty cerca tengo mi casa", che' tsa'yala asi dijo; 44.
20) Then Wang proceeds to retell the story of chapters 7 and 8--how Joshua and the elders sought God for an answer to their defeat; how they were instructed by God to identify the person who had secretly hoarded some of the valuables from the city of Jericho; the execution of Achan by stoning and the destruction of what he had secretly kept against God's express command; and the following second attack on Ai and victory.
Gordon St r achan last night hit back at Germany striker Lukas Podolski by insisting Scotland are not the down and outs of European football.
Pramod Achan is clinical director of Orthopaedic Surgery at Barts Health NHS Trust.