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 Ammon biography .ms
Ammon is figured in human form, wearing on his head a plain deep circlet from which rise two straight parallel plumes, perhaps representing the tail feathers of a hawk.
Ammon was entitled "lord of the thrones of the two lands," or, more proudly still, "king of the gods." Such indeed was his unquestioned position when suddenly he was overthrown and his worship proscribed.
Ammon was the Graecized name of a major Egyptian deity, in the native language Amun, "the hidden one" (alternative spelling "Amon").   (1029 words) - AMMON, AMMONITES.
The small nation of Ammon could face Israel only in alliance with other non-Israelites (compare II Chron.
According to the Moabite stone, the southeastern quarter, attributed by many scholars to Ammon, could not have belonged to it; and nothing is known concerning an extension north of the Jabbok river.
It is possible that Ammon is derived from the name of a tribal divinity. /view.jsp?artid=1414&letter=A   (1541 words) > News > Nation -- Summations, deliberations set to begin in Hamptons murder trial
Ammon, 52, was struck more than 30 times in the head with a blunt object.
Authorities allege the slaying occurred as Ammon slept between 2:30 and 3 a.m.
Pelosi testified Wednesday that it was Generosa Ammon who wanted her husband dead. /news/nation/20041210-0314-bankerslain.html   (452 words)

 Reduction and Enlargement: Harold Bloom's Mormons - FARMS Review
The Ammon story is a "narrative analogy" for the David story and is clearly intended as such in the text—you are supposed to see the connection between the Ammon story and the Goliath narrative and if you think the connection is one of plagiarism you just don't understand biblical narrative.
Ammon, the shepherd, refuses the worldly ambitions that are the consuming passions of David's life, who puts down his staff to take up the sword.
This explains Lamoni's response when he hears of Ammon's exploits: he fears it is the Great Spirit punishing them "because of their murders" (Alma 18:2); the king is as guilty as the thieves, for the thieves have no fear of appearing in the palace (Alma 19:21-22). /display.php?table=review&id=114   (4699 words)

 Pastor John's
The nations called Moab and Ammon are considered together because the men, Moab and Ammon, were brothers, children of incest involving Lot and his two daughters (Gen.19).
During the era of the Judges, Moab and Ammon were among the nations used by God to afflict and oppress disobedient Israel (Jud.3:12-30; 10:6-18; 1Sam.12:9).
To Moab belonged the land nearest to Canaan, and to Ammon belonged the region to the east, with the Jabbok River, where it dips to the south, as its western border (Dt.3:16; Josh.12:2). /broad/manda.htm   (2956 words)

 Ammon (nation) -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
The traditional history of Ammon as related in the (The collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible) Old Testament is not free from obscurity, due to the uncertain dating of the various references.
Both the Ammonites and Moabites are sometimes spoken of under the common name of the children of Lot ((The fifth book of the Old Testament; contains a second statement of Mosaic Law) Deuteronomy 2:19; (An Old Testament book consisting of a collection of 150 Psalms) Psalms 83:8).
For the extinct mollusc see (One of the coiled chambered fossil shells of extinct mollusks) Ammonite. /encyclopedia/a/am/ammon_(nation).htm   (578 words) > News > Nation -- Prosecutor: Pelosi's own testimony was 'disastrous' for him
Pelosi, 41, was having an affair with Ammon's estranged wife at the time of the murder, having been introduced to her a year earlier when he was hired to work on a renovation project at her Manhattan townhouse.
Ammon, 52, ran a private equity firm and he was chairman of Jazz at Lincoln Center.
As the jury delivered a guilty verdict in the 2001 murder of East Hampton investment banker Theodore Ammon, all Pelosi could do was shut his eyes, hang his head and fight off tears. /news/nation/20041214-0328-bankerslain.html   (501 words)

 On the Description of National Varieties
National varieties do not have to do with what is (actively) used all over the country, but they consist of what is (passively) accepted and intelligible all over the country (in Ammon's terminology: Gebrauchsbereich vs.
For the description of national standards, it is crucial what language features are passively accepted all over the country, and not what is actively used all over the country.
For a close we may briefly entice the question whether national varieties of English and German are on the way of converging or on the way of diverging. /3_00/grzega.html   (5567 words)

 Ammon - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
For the ancient Caananite nation, see Ammon (nation).
Ammon is an Egyptian proper noun that can refer to at least two distinct entities.
For the persons in the Book of Mormon named Ammon, see Ammon (Book of Mormon). /wiki/Ammon   (113 words)

 Boone Co. growth crowds 50-year-old nursery
Ammon will walk out to his nursery in the early mornings before the heat of the day and stand amid his many rows of trees.
Ammon and his family say their rural way of life has been replaced by a development boom.
Ammon and airport officials have all but settled on a price, but they could have taken the property through eminent domain if he hadn't agreed. /editions/1999/06/28/loc_boone_co_growth.html   (1036 words)

Moab was the settled and civilized half of the nation of Lot, and Ammon formed its predatory and Bedouin section.
The history of the kingdom of Ammon is usually linked with her neighbors, Moab and Edom, to the south.
East of the Jordan the three kingdoms of Ammon, Moab, and Edom remained during the entire period of the Israelite monarchy, though expanding and contracting according to the fortunes of war. /empire/ammonpg.htm   (568 words)

 Palestinians Escape His Hand
Therefore, he is already saying that EDOM, MOAB, and AMMON (since they are his own people) will be allowed protection (if and when the king enters the INTERNATIONAL arena).
Ammon, located to the northeast of the Dead Sea, between the rivers Arnon and Jabbok, was one of ancient Israel's neighbors and, quite often, one of her enemies.
Alexander must have known the shrine of Zeus Ammon in the Macedonian town Aphytis, and it is perhaps not too far-fetched to assume that Alexander spared the house of Pindar (above) because of the statue. /Ammon.html   (1159 words)

 Late wife accused in death of millionaire - The Washington Times: Nation/Politics - December 11, 2004
Gerald Shargel, the lawyer for Daniel Pelosi, the electrician accused of the 2001 slaying of Theodore Ammon, told jurors the whereabouts of Generosa Ammon on the night of her husband's death remain unknown.
Ammon split, he received $2 million in a postnuptial agreement, but nothing in her will after she died.
Ammon on Oct. 21, 2001, while the 52-year-old slept in the bedroom of his East Hampton mansion. /national/20041210-112600-5679r.htm   (495 words)

A BJS study conducted in 40 of the Nation's largest urban counties found An estimated 7,100 juvenile defendants were charged with felonies in adult criminal court in 1998.
Of the defendants who had State felony charges filed against them in the Nation's 75 most populous counties during May 2000, Less than half of defendants with an active criminal justice status, such as parole (23%) or probation (41%), at the time of arrest were released, compared to 70% of these with no active status.
If are looking for a local Ammon attorney, look no further as will help you find the right lawyer. /lawyers-attorneys/Idaho/Ammon/Fela-Lawyers-Attorneys.asp   (534 words)

 Nation/World Briefs - 12/14/04
As members of the Electoral College met across the nation to affirm the results of last month's election, the 20 GOP electors in Ohio voted unanimously for Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney.
Ammon was beaten more than 30 times in the head.
Capping an eight-week trial filled with tales of adultery and family betrayal, a jury found 41-year-old Daniel Pelosi guilty of murdering investment banker Theodore Ammon in East Hampton in 2001. /2004/nation/0412/14/A04-32435.htm   (730 words)

When Christians of this generation follow after the Kenites, who now control our nation, as well as the United Nations; God will allow them to be ripped off by their own government, just as the Ammonites were by Nebuchadnezzar.
Ammon was one of the sons of Lot, the nephew of Abraham.
Because of Ammon's rejoicing, "aha", over the fall of Judah, and their profanity of the sanctuary, God said that these Ammonites would be delivered into slavery. /ezekiel/ezekiel25.htm   (2757 words)

The tribes directly related to Lot were those of Moab and Ammon, of which the former established itself east of the Dead Sea, and the latter settled on the eastern side of the Amorrhite kingdom which extended between the Arnom and the Jeboc.
It thus appears that the Israelites of old claimed actual kinship with some of the most powerful nations of the East, although the nearness or remoteness of this kinship cannot be determined at the present day.
According to the Biblical classification of the descendants of Noe (Genesis 10), it is clear that the semitic group included the Arabs, Babylonians, Assyrians, Arameans, and Hebrews, to which peoples modern ethnographers add, chiefly on linguistic grounds, the Phoenicians and Chanaaneans. /cathen/08193a.htm   (6992 words)

 Ammon Idaho Resource Guide, City or community of Ammon, Idaho Facts, Information, Relocation, Real Estate, Advertising
Ammon is positioned 43.47 degrees north of the equator and 111.96 degrees west of the prime meridian.
The distance from Ammon to Washington DC is 1944 miles.
The amount of land area in Ammon is 5.822 sq. /idcountyammon.htm   (187 words)

 RavFrand List - Rabbi Frand on Parshas Ki Seitzei -
Even though Ammon and Moav had no principles, even though they were prepared to make "deals with the devil," nonetheless, when it came to the Jews, their hatred was so profound that any civility was impossible.
Ammon and Moav are not being held accountable for failing to be "nice guys".
We reject Ammon and Moav because their hatred for the Jewish people was so profound and pervasive, that it did not allow them to act even in their own best interest. /learning/ravfrand/5761/kiseitzei.html   (1073 words)

 Missoulian: Library director Bette Ammon moving on to Coeur d'Alene Public Library
After eight years as director, during which she has overseen a remodel of the library and an increased budget for materials, staffing and hours, Ammon is leaving next month for a new job as director of the Coeur d'Alene Public Library.
Ammon's hope is to connect the library regionally much like Missoula's library.
Ammon looks back on her time in Missoula with pride. /articles/2005/03/20/news/local/news08.txt   (682 words) - Suspect in millionaire banker's death predicts acquittal
Pelosi, 41, was having an affair with Ammon's estranged wife, Generosa, at the time of the slaying.
A sophisticated security system that was installed in Ammon's home under Pelosi's supervision was unplugged at the time of the killing and the system's computer hard drive disappeared.
Pelosi and Generosa Ammon were married three months after the slaying, although they later split. /news/nation/2004-11-27-banker-slain_x.htm   (642 words)

 Commentary on The Book of Ezekiel (chapters 26-32)
Ammon and Moab were seen as brother nations descended from Lot (Genesis 19.37-38), while Edom was seen as descended from Esau (Genesis 32.3; 36.8).
According to Josephus it was an historical fact that Ammon no longer existed as a nation after Nebuchadnezzar had first destroyed it, and then the Bedouins from the east had plundered it and taken it over.
As against Ammon, Moab and Edom the Philistines, who inhabited the coastal plain, were a foreign nation with no ties of kinship with Israel. /ok/bibleteaching/ezekielc.html   (20249 words)

 Commentary Isaiah 14 - 18
Ammon was pushed to the east while Moab occupied the area inherited by Reubenites in the time of Joshua.
This loss of national identity before the return of the Jews from Babylon may be part of the reason why LXX translators never use the word Palestine or Philistine in Isaiah.
The southern half of former Ammonite territory was taken and occupied by the kingdom of Sihon and the northern portion by the Kingdom of Og. /~fmoeller/14-18.htm   (4908 words)

Ammon’s malice toward Judah was revealed in their mocking (v 3) and gloating (v 6) over Judahs misfortune at the hands of Babylon.
Ammon and Israel had been in conflict since the time of Jehthah during the period of the judges (Jud 10-11).
Ammon had tried to expand its territory at Israel’s expense as recently as Jer 49:1 and had initially sided with Babylon. /~shorecc/Sermons/081901.htm   (1111 words)

 Arutz Sheva - Israel National News
Moses, bidding farewell to his nation just weeks before his death, narrates the experiences of the young nation during their forty-years of wandering in the Sinai wilderness, en route to the Holy Land.
"It was under these guidelines that the nation of Israel conquered and settled the Land of Israel, knowing full well that this was their land to embrace.
There is not, nor has there ever been, a Palestinian nation. /article.php3?id=3965   (3837 words)

 Kol HaKollel - Ki Seitzei - 5761 -
Ammon and Moav are nations that descend from Lot.
We are even forbidden to remind a convert of his original family or nation, as it would cause the convert feelings of incomplete acceptance.
G-d is displaying kindness to the children of Israel, preventing the ingrained selfishness and mean-spirited traits of Ammon and Moav from infecting the Jewish people. /learning/kolhakollel/5761/kiseitzei.html   (698 words)

 Supplements for Preparing Gospel Doctrine Lessons in Hebrew
We learn something of Ammon's teaching skills, power and authority as he follows the spirit and likewise, takes the king back to the creation and progresses forward as prophecies were fulfilled and are still being anticipated.
In the Book of Mormon's accounts of rescues and unusual service, Ammon takes the opportunity afforded him because of his service to the king, to take the King back to the thing he believed, (the great spirit) and then brings him forward to an understanding of whom the "great spirit" was.
I would like to think that Ammon's experience might be a parallel to what may happen eventually to the Jews in Israel. /gospel/2000les25.htm   (875 words)

 CBS News Part III: Murder In The Hamptons September 2, 2005 17:30:05
Spitz insists Ammon was dead by 1 a.m., and Shargel proves that Pelosi was miles away from East Hampton during that time.
In October 2001, millionaire Ted Ammon was found bludgeoned to death in his East Hampton mansion.
But in the end, the jury voted that whatever his exact role was that night, Pelosi intended to kill Ammon, and took part in the murder. /stories/2004/02/10/48hours/main599465.shtml   (1427 words)

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