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Published by Constable in London .
Written in English


  • Tobias (Biblical figure) -- Drama.,
  • Bible. O.T. Apocrypha. Tobit.

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Edition Notes

Statementby James Bridie [pseud.]
LC ClassificationsPR6025.A885 T6 1932
The Physical Object
Pagination82 p. 18 cm.
Number of Pages82
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL243424M
LC Control Numberca 34000101

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The Book of Tobias is to them no more than are the Testament of Job, the Book of Jubilees, and the story of Ahikhar. From the standpoint of historical criticism it is to be grouped with these three apocryphal (J.T. Marshall, Principal of the Baptist College, Manchester, in . When Tobit and Sarah pray to God for deliverance, God sends the angel Raphael to act as intercessor. Tobit regains his sight, and Sarah marries Tobit’s son Tobias. The story closes with Tobit’s song of thanksgiving and an account of his death. The book is primarily concerned with the problem of reconciling evil in the world with divine justice. The Book of Tobit describes how Raphael directs Tobias to use an ointment made from a fish to heal his father Tobit's blindness and how Raphael guides Tobias to scare away the demon that had been tormenting Sarah. By chap Tobias still thinks that the wise and mysterious stranger accompanying him on his journey is a man. 68 White Hart Lane, London SWPZ - Phone +44 (0)20 Email [email protected]

4 Tobias went out to look for a man who knew the way to go with him to Media. Outside he found Raphael the angel standing facing him, though he did not guess he was an angel of God.. 5 He said, 'Where do you come from, friend?' The angel replied, 'I am one of your brother Israelites; I have come to these parts to look for work.' Tobias asked, 'Do you know the road to Media?'.   DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSION (DRV) Tobias is the 17th book of the Bible and one of the historical books in the Old Testament. In the text, Raphael, after revealing his angelic nature, commanded both.   Tobias is the entity who first appeared to Geoffrey Hoppe on an airplane in Tobias is an angelic being who has lived many lifetimes on Earth and came back through the angelic realms for what he calls the "biggest evolution of consciousness humanity has /5(52).   Tobias is the 17th book of the Bible and one of the historical books in the Old Testament. In the text, Raphael, after revealing his angelic nature, commanded both father and son to tell all the.

Dating from , Tobias and the Angel is the work of the well-known Renaissance painter, Andrea del Verrocchio. It depicts a scene from the canonical Book of Tobit, wherein a young boy, Tobias, is instructed by his father, the merchant Tobit, to go on a long journey to collect a debt. Tobit and Sarah both pray for death to end their suffering. God deputes an angel to deal with the situation. Tobit, morosely anticipating death, offers sagely advice to his son Tobias. The angel Raphael, diguised as Azariah, offers his services for Tobias' journey and they set forth (with Tobias' dog). Tobias catches an ugly but useful fish.   Tobit’s son Tobiah (or Tobias) sets off on a quest, in the company of an angel disguised as a human named Azarias — and a dog. In the end, he marries the girl, saves his father and escapes. Tobias and the Angel is a story from the Book of Tobit, which is comes from a part of the Old Testament known as 'The Apocrypha'. This is a collection of ancient books that are separate from the bible as most of us know it, though the Apocrypha do appear in .