Anf-01 ix.vi.xxxvii Pg 6 And again: “Keep thy tongue from evil, and thy lips that they speak no guile; depart from evil, and do good; seek peace, and pursue it.”4359
Jer. vii. 3; Zech. vii. 9, 10, Zech. viii. 17; Isa. i. 17–19.
Anf-02 iv.ii.iii.xii Pg 2.1
Anf-03 v.iv.iii.xix Pg 6 be fond of the divine expostulations:2926
Isa. i. 16, 17.
Anf-03 v.iv.v.xvii Pg 29 I recognise here that ancient doctrine of Him who “prefers mercy to sacrifice.”4120
Isa. i. 17.
Anf-03 v.iv.v.xxix Pg 54 charging it as a fault upon the vine of Sorech,4703
Isa. i. 17.
Anf-03 v.iv.v.xiv Pg 23 To him, for whom in every stage of lowliness there is provided so much of the Creator’s compassionate regard, shall be given that kingdom also which is promised by Christ, to whose merciful compassion belong, and for a great while have belonged,3955
Isa. i. 17, 18.
3955 Jamdudum pertinent. those to whom the promise is made. For even if you suppose that the promises of the Creator were earthly, but that Christ’s are heavenly, it is quite clear that heaven has been as yet the property of no other God whatever, than Him who owns the earth also; quite clear that the Creator has given even the lesser promises (of earthly blessing), in order that I may more readily believe Him concerning His greater promises (of heavenly blessings) also, than (Marcion’s god), who has never given proof of his liberality by any preceding bestowal of minor blessings. “Blessed are they that hunger, for they shall be filled.”3956
Anf-01 viii.iv.lxxxii Pg 3 Now, if you know certain amongst us to be of this sort, do not for their sakes blaspheme the Scriptures and Christ, and do not assiduously strive to give falsified interpretations.
Isa. i. 23.