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reed shaken by the wind

by Gavin Maxwell

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Published by Eland, U.S. distributor, Dufour Editions in London, Chester Springs, PA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Tigris River Valley,
  • Iraq
    • Subjects:
    • Tigris River Valley -- Social life and customs.,
    • Iraq -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGavin Maxwell.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS70.7 .M3 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 223 p. :
      Number of Pages223
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3754515M
      ISBN 100907871372
      LC Control Number2003447452
      OCLC/WorldCa31516133

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A reed shaken with the wind. This may either refer to John's gesture in preaching, who might wave to and fro as a reed does, when shaken by the wind; and Christ's question is, did ye go out only to see and observe the preacher's gesture, to see him move his body to and fro.

Was it not to hear his doctrine, and receive benefit for your souls. A reed shaken by the wind (καλαμον υπο ανεμου σαλευομενον — kalamon hupo anemou saleuomenon). Latin calamus. Used of the reeds that grew in plenty in the Jordan Valley where John preached, of a staff made of a reed (Matthew ), as a measuring rod (Revelation ), of a writer‘s pen (3 John ).

“A reed shaken with the wind” in Bible language means a person blown about by every wind of doctrine. Ephesians says, “That we henceforth be no more children, tossed to and fro, and carried about with every wind of doctrine, by the sleight of men, and cunning craftiness, whereby they lie in.

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A reed shaken with the wind. What. Matthew ,8 And as they departed, Jesus began to say unto the multitudes concerning John, What went ye out into the wilderness to see. A reed shaken with the wind. wilderness. Luke And the child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, and was in the deserts till the day of his shewing unto Israel.

Luke   In Maxwell toured the reed marshes of Southern Iraq with explorer Wilfred Thesiger. Maxwell\'s account of their trip appears in A Reed Shaken By The Wind, later published under the title People of the Reeds.

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Author Biography. Maxwell's schooling, a succession of disasters all the way up to his time at Oxford, gave him a lifelong sympathy for the despised and oppressed."Without craftsmanship, inspiration is a mere reed shaken in the wind." (Johannes Brahms) Many years ago, I was told, by an influential person in the Welsh musical world, that my music would never get anywhere as it was "too thought out" and didn't display the "white-hot heat of creativity.".