143), and predicts to Xerxes his defeat by the Greeks (vii.
I-II ought undoubtedly to be read in immediate connexion with chap. vii.; it presupposes the alliance of Syria and northern Israel, whose destruction it predicts, though opening a door of hope for a remnant of Israel.
Prjevalsky, indeed, predicts of northern Tibet that it will prove a " second California " in course of time.
I seq.) predicts that in the latter times (in the ideal restoration of the people) all persons, free and bond, male and female, shall have the spirit of prophecy - that is, the old order shall be set aside and a new religious constitution established.
In this brochure he predicts solemnly that on the 29th of March 1 The name "Stella" is simply a translation of Esther.
He predicts that "the increase in the acre yields in this country has only begun.
For long ages astronomy and astrology (which might be called astromancy, on the same principle as "chiromancy") were identified; and a distinction is made between "natural astrology," which predicts the motions of the heavenly bodies, eclipses, &c., and "judicial astrology," which studies the influence of the stars on human destiny.
He predicts that within twenty years, the first person to live to one thousand will be born.