Hermon Sentence Examples
Hermon Husband (c. 1724-1795) was the chief agitator of measures for relief, but, since, as a Quaker, he discouraged violence, the cause was left without a recognized leader.
There are numerous mission stations throughout Basutoland, to several of which Biblical names have been given, such as Shiloh, Hermon, Cana, Bethesda, Berea.
Hermon is referred to as a northern limit, and Salecah is alluded to in addition to the other cities already mentioned.
The southern extension of the latter, Mount Hermon, may in many respects be treated as a separate mountain.
Among those for boys Phillips Academy, at Andover, the Groton school, and the Mount Hermon school are well-known examples.Advertisement
In 1879 Moody opened the Northfield seminary for young women, at Northfield, Mass., and in 1881 the adjacent Mount Hermon school for boys; in each a liberal practical education centres about Bible training; the boys do farm-work and the girls house-work.
Hermon in Syria, overlooking a deep amphitheatre from which a brook flows to the Hasbani.
The original seat and present home of the nucleus of the Maronites is Mt Lebanon; but they are also to be found in considerable force in Anti-Lebanon and Hermon, and more sporadically in and near Antioch, in Galilee, and on the Syrian coast.
It is perhaps to be identified with Hermon.
The ridge of Hermon, rising into a dome-shaped summit, is 20 m.Advertisement
The view from Hermon is very extensive, embracing all Lebanon and the plains east of Damascus, with Palestine as far as Carmel and Tabor.
Other small temples are found on the sides of Hermon, of which twelve in all have been explored.
The conical hill immediately south of Tabor was thus named Little Hermon, and is still so called by some of the inhabitants of the district.
About the same time, or a little later (in the reign of Saladin), it believes that Hermon was colonized by a population of 15,000 Hira and Yemenite Arabs, who had sojourned awhile in Hauran.
The Shehab family, originally Hira Arabs, which had governed Hauran under the early caliphs of Damascus, and thereafter held power in Hermon, intermarried with the Maan; and in the latter's day of weakness sided with the Kaisi faction and obtained the supreme amirate of the Mountain.Advertisement
But two longer streams with less water contest their claim, the Nahr Barrighit from Coelesyria, which rises near the springs of the Litany, and the Nahr Hasbany from Hermon.
Meanwhile, the Hauran, the old seat of the Shehab family and Hermon Druses, had been steadily receiving a Druse influx, since the day of Ain Dara (see above).