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DAILY SACRIFICE, THE

- Ordained in mount Sinai - Nu 28:6

- A lamb as a burnt offering morning and evening - Ex 29:38,39; Nu 28:3,4

- Doubled on the sabbath - Nu 28:9,10

- REQUIRED TO BE

. With a meat and drink offering - Ex 29:40,41; Nu 28:5-8

. Slowly and entirely consumed - Le 6:9-12

. Perpetually observed - Ex 29:42; Nu 28:3,6

- Peculiarly acceptable - Nu 28:8; Ps 141:2

- Secured God's presence and favour - Ex 29:43,44

- Times of offering, were seasons of prayer - Ezr 9:5; Da 9:20,21; Ac 3:1

- Restored after the captivity - Ezr 3:3

- The abolition of, foretold - Da 9:26,27; 11:31

- ILLUSTRATIVE OF

. Christ - Joh 1:29,36; 1Pe 1:19

. Acceptable prayer - Ps 141:2


DAN, THE TRIBE OF

- Descended from Jacob's fifth son - Ge 30:6

- Predictions respecting - Ge 49:16,17; De 33:22

- PERSONS SELECTED FROM

. To number the people - Nu 1:12

. To spy out the land - Nu 13:12

. To divide the land - Nu 34:22

- Strength of, on leaving Egypt - Nu 1:38,39

- Led the fourth and last division of Israel - Nu 2:31; 10:25

- Encamped north of the tabernacle - Nu 2:25

- Offering of, at dedication - Nu 7:66-71

- Families of - Nu 26:42

- Strength of, entering Canaan - Nu 26:43

- On Ebal, said amen to the curses - De 27:13

- Bounds of its inheritance - Jos 19:40-46

- A commercial people - Jud 5:17; Eze 27:19

- Restricted to the hills by Amorites - Jud 1:34

- A PART OF

. Sent to seek new settlements - Jud 18:1,2

. Tool Laish and called it Dan - Jos 19:47; Jud 18:8-13,27-29

. Plundered Michah of his idols and his ephod - Jud 18:17-21,27

. Set up Micah's idols in Dan - Jud 18:30,31

- Reproved for not aiding against Sisera - Jud 5:17

- Samson was of - Jud 13:2,24,25

- Some of, at coronation of David - 1Ch 12:35

- Ruler appointed over, by David - 1Ch 27:22


DARKNESS

- Created by God - Ps 104:20; Isa 45:7

- Originally covered the earth - Ge 1:2

- Separated from the light - Ge 1:4

- Called night - Ge 1:5

- Caused by the setting of the sun - Ge 15:17; Joh 6:17

- Inexplicable nature of - Job 38:19,20

- Exhibits God's power and greatness - Job 38:8,9

- DEGREES OF, MENTIONED

. Great - Ge 15:12

. That may be felt - Ex 10:21

. Thick - De 5:22; Joe 2:2

. Gross - Jer 13:16

. Outer or extreme - Mt 8:12

- EFFECTS OF

. Keeps us from seeing objects - Ex 10:23

. Causes us to go astray - Joh 12:35; 1Jo 2:11

. Causes us to stumble - Isa 59:10

- Often put for night - Ps 91:6

- Called the swaddling band of the sea - Job 38:9

- Cannot hide us from God - Ps 139:11,12

- THE WICKED

. The children of - 1Th 5:5

. Live in - Ps 107:10

. Walk in - Ps 82:5

. Perpetuate their designs in - Job 24:16

. Are full of - Mt 6:23

- MIRACULOUS

. On mount Sinai - Ex 19:16; Heb 12:18

. Over the land of Egypt - Ex 10:21,22

. At the death of Christ - Mt 27:45

. Before the destruction of Jerusalem - Mt 24:29

- ILLUSTRATIVE OF

. Greatness and unsearchableness of God - Ex 20:21; 2Sa 22:10,12; 1Ki 8:12; Ps 97:2

. Abstruse and deep subjects - Job 28:3

. Secrecy - Isa 45:19; Mt 10:27

. Ignorance and error - Job 37:19; Isa 60:2; Joh 1:5; 3:19; 12:35; Ac 26:18

. Anything hateful - Job 3:4-9

. A course of sin - Pr 2:13; Eph 5:11

. Heavy afflictions - Job 23:17; Ps 112:4; Ec 5:17; Isa 5:30; 8:22; 59:9

. The power of Satan - Eph 6:12; Col 1:13

. The grave - 1Sa 2:9; Job 10:21,22

. The punishment of devils and wicked men - Mt 22:13; 2Pe 2:4,17; Jude 1:6,13


DAY

- The light first called - Ge 1:5

- Natural, from evening to evening - Ge 1:5; Le 23:32

- Artificial, the time of the sun's continuance above the horizon - Ge 31:39,40; Ne 4:21,22

- Prophetical, a year - Eze 4:6; Da 12:12

- ARTIFICIAL, DIVIDED INTO

. Break of - Ge 32:24,26; So 2:17

. Morning - Ex 29:39; 2Sa 23:4

. Noon - Ge 43:16; Ps 55:17

. Decline of - Jud 19:8,9; Lu 9:12; 24:29

. Evening - Ge 8:11; Ps 104:23; Jer 6:4

- Sometimes divided into four parts - Ne 9:3

- Later subdivided into twelve hours - Mt 20:3,5,6; Joh 11:9

- Time of, ascertained by the dial - 2Ki 20:11

- Succession of, secured by covenant - Ge 8:22

- Made for the glory of God - Ps 74:16

- Proclaims the glory of God - Ps 19:2

- Under the control of God - Am 5:8; 8:9

- A TIME OF JUDGMENT CALLED A DAY OF

. Anger - La 2:21

. Wrath - Job 20:28; Zep 1:15,18; Ro 2:5

. Visitation - Mic 7:4

. Destruction - Job 21:30

. Darkness - Joe 2:2; Zep 1:15

. Trouble - Ps 102:2

. Calamity - De 32:35; Jer 18:17

. Adversity - Pr 24:10

. Vengeance - Pr 6:34; Isa 61:2

. Slaughter - Isa 30:25; Jer 12:3

. Evil - Jer 17:17; Am 6:3; Eph 6:13

. The Lord - Isa 2:12; 13:6; Zep 1:14

- A TIME OF MERCY CALLED A DAY OF

. Salvation - 2Co 6:2

. Redemption - Eph 4:30

. Visitation - Jer 27:22; 1Pe 2:12

. God's power - Ps 110:3

- A TIME OF FESTIVITY CALLED A

. Good day - Es 8:17; 9:19

. Day of good tidings - 2Ki 7:9

. Day which the Lord has made - Ps 118:24

. Solemn day - Nu 10:10; Ho 9:5

. Day of gladness - Nu 10:10

- The time for labour - Ps 104:22

- Wild beasts hide during - Ps 104:22

- ILLUSTRATIVE OF

. Time of judgment - 1Co 3:13; 4:3

. Spiritual light - 1Th 5:5,8; 2Pe 1:19

. The path of the just - Pr 4:18


DEAD, THE

- They who have departed this life - Ge 23:2; 25:8; Job 1:19

- TERMS USED TO EXPRESS

. Corpses - 2Ki 19:35; Na 3:3

. Carcases - Nu 14:29,32,33; 1Ki 13:24

. Those who are not - Mt 2:18

. Deceased - Isa 26:14; Mt 22:25

- CHARACTERISED BY

. Being without the Spirit - Jas 2:26

. Being incapable of motion - Mt 28:4; Re 1:17

. Ignorance of all human affairs - Ec 9:5

. Absence of all human passions - Ec 9:6

. Inability to glorify God - Ps 115:17

- Return not to this life - Job 7:9,10; 14:10,14

- Eyes of, closed by nearest of kin - Ge 46:4

- Were washed and laid out - Ac 9:37

- Were wrapped in lined with spices - Joh 19:40

- MOURNING FOR, OFTEN

. Very great - Ge 27:35; Jer 31:15; Mt 2:18; Joh 11:33

. Loud and clamorous - Jer 16:6; Mr 5:38

. By hired mourners - Jer 9:17,18; Am 5:16

. With plaintive music - Jer 48:36; Mt 9:23

. Testified by change of apparel - 2Sa 14:2

. Testified by taring the hair - Jer 16:7

. Testified by covering the head - 2Sa 19:4

. Testified by rending the garments - Ge 37:34; 2Sa 3:31

. Lasted many days - Ge 37:34; 50:3,10

- Regard often shown to the memory of - Ru 1:8

- Too soon forgotten - Ps 31:12; Ec 9:5

- Heathenish expressions of grief for, forbidden - Le 19:28; De 14:1,2

- All offerings to, forbidden - De 26:14

- Touching of, caused uncleanness - Nu 19:11,13,16; 9:6,7

- In a house rendered it unclean - Nu 19:14,15

- Even bones of, caused uncleanness - Nu 19:16; 2Ch 34:5

- A priest not to mourn for, except when near of kin - Le 21:1-3; Eze 44:25

- High priest in no case to mourn for - Le 21:10,11

- Nazarites not to touch or mourn for - Nu 6:6,7

- Those defiled by, removed from the camp - Nu 5:2

- Uncleanness contracted from, removed by the water separation - Nu 19:12,18

- IDOLATERS

. Tore themselves for - Jer 16:7

. Offered sacrifices for - Ps 106:28

. Invoked and consulted - 1Sa 28:7,8

. Consecrated part of their crops to - De 26:14

- The Jews looked for a resurrection from - Isa 26:19; Ac 24:15

- Instances of, restored to life before Christ - 1Ki 17:22; 2Ki 4:34-36; 13:21

- Instances of, restored by Christ - Mt 9:25; Lu 7:15; Joh 11:44; Ac 9:40; 20:12

- ILLUSTRATIVE OF

. Man's state by nature - 2Co 5:4; Eph 2:1,5

. A state of deep affliction - Ps 88:5,6; 143:3; Isa 59:10

. Freedom from the power of sin - Ro 6:2,8,11; Col 3:3

. Freedom from the law - Ro 7:4

. Faith without works - 1Ti 5:6; Jas 2:17,26

. Diviners - Isa 8:19

. Impotence - Ge 20:3; Ro 4:19


DEATH, ETERNAL

- The necessary consequence of sin - Ro 6:16,21; 8:13; Jas 1:15

- The wages of sin - Ro 6:23

- The portion of the wicked - Mt 25:41,46; Ro 1:32

- The way to, described - Ps 9:17; Mt 7:13

- Self-righteousness leads to - Pr 14:12

- God alone can inflict - Mt 10:28; Jas 4:12

- IS DESCRIBED AS

. Banishment from God - 2Th 1:9

. Society with the devil - Mt 25:41

. A lake of fire - Re 19:20; 21:8

. The worm that dies not - Mr 9:44

. Outer darkness - Mt 25:30

. A mist of darkness for ever - 2Pe 2:17

. Indignation, wrath - Ro 2:8,9

- IS CALLED

. Destruction - Ro 9:22; 2Th 1:9

. Perishing - 2Pe 2:12

. The wrath to come - 1Th 1:10

. The second death - Re 2:11

. A resurrection to damnation - Joh 5:29

. A resurrection to shame - Da 12:2

. Damnation of hell - Mt 23:33

. Everlasting punishment - Mt 25:46

- Shall be inflicted by Christ - Mt 25:31,41; 2Th 1:7,8

- Christ, the only way of escape from - Joh 3:16; 8:51; Ac 4:12

- Saints shall escape - Re 2:11; 20:6

- Strive to preserve others from - Jas 5:20

- Illustrated - Lu 16:23-26


DEATH, NATURAL

- By Adam - Ge 3:19; 1Co 15:21,22

- Consequence of sin - Ge 2:17; Ro 5:12

- Lot of all - Ec 8:8; Heb 9:27

- Ordered by God - De 32:39; Job 14:5

- Puts an end to earthly projects - Ec 9:10

- Strips of earthly possessions - Job 1:21; 1Ti 6:7

- Levels all ranks - Job 3:17-19

- Conquered by Christ - Ro 6:9; Re 1:18

- Abolished by Christ - 2Ti 1:10

- Shall finally be destroyed by Christ - Ho 13:14; 1Co 15:26

- Christ delivers from the fear of - Heb 2:15

- Regard, as at hand - Job 14:1,2; Ps 39:4,5; 90:9; 1Pe 1:24

- Prepare for - 2Ki 20:1

- Pray to be prepared for - Ps 39:4,13; 90:12

- Consideration of, a motive to diligence - Ec 9:10; Joh 9:4

- When averted for a season, is a motive to increased devotedness - Ps 56:12,13; 118:17; Isa 38:18,20

- Enoch and Elijah were exempted from - Ge 5:24; Heb 11:5; 2Ki 2:11

- All shall be raised from - Ac 24:15

- None subject to in heaven - Lu 20:36; Re 21:4

- Illustrates the change produced in conversion - Ro 6:2; Col 2:20

- IS DESCRIBED AS

. A sleep - De 31:16; Joh 11:11

. The earthly house of this tabernacle being dissolved - 2Co 5:1

. Putting off this tabernacle - 2Pe 1:14

. God requiring the soul - Lu 12:20

. Going the way whence there is no return - Job 16:22

. Gathering to our people - Ge 49:33

. Going down into silence - Ps 115:17

. Yielding up the spirit - Ac 5:10

. Returning to dust - Ge 3:19; Ps 104:29

. Being cut down - Job 14:2

. Fleeing as a shadow - Job 14:2

. Departing - Php 1:23


DEATH OF CHRIST, THE

- Foretold - Isa 53:8; Da 9:26; Zec 13:7

- Appointed by God - Isa 53:6,10; Ac 2:23

- Necessary for the redemption of man - Lu 24:46; Ac 17:3

- Acceptable, as a sacrifice to God - Mt 20:28; Eph 5:2; 1Th 5:10

- Was voluntary - Isa 53:12; Mt 26:53; Joh 10:17,18

- Was undeserved - Isa 53:9

- MODE OF

. Foretold by Christ - Mt 20:18,19; Joh 12:32,33

. Prefigured - Nu 21:8; Joh 3:14

. Ignominious - Heb 12:2

. Accursed - Ga 3:13

. Exhibited His humility - Php 2:8

. A stumbling block to Jews - 1Co 1:23

. Foolishness to Gentiles - 1Co 1:18,23

- Demanded by the Jews - Mt 27:22,23

- Inflicted by the Gentiles - Mt 27:26-35

- In the company of malefactors - Isa 53:12; Mt 27:38

- Accompanied by supernatural signs - Mt 27:45,51-53

- Emblematical of the death to sin - Ro 6:3-8; Ga 2:20

- Commemorated in the ordinance of the Lord's supper - Lu 22:19,20; 1Co 11:26-29


DEATH OF SAINTS, THE

- A sleep in Christ - 1Co 15:18; 1Th 4:14

- Is blessed - Re 14:13

- Is gain - Php 1:21

- IS FULL OF

. Faith - Heb 11:13

. Peace - Isa 57:2

. Hope - Pr 14:32

- Sometimes desired - Lu 2:29

- Waited for - Job 14:14

- Met with resignation - Ge 50:24; Jos 23:14; 1Ki 2:2

- Met without fear - 1Co 15:55

- Precious in God's sight - Ps 116:15

- God preserves them to - Ps 48:14

- God is with them in - Ps 23:4

- Removes from coming evil - 2Ki 22:20; Isa 57:1

- LEADS TO

. Rest - Job 3:17; 2Th 1:7

. Comfort - Lu 16:25

. Christ's presence - 2Co 5:8; Php 1:23

. A crown of life - 2Ti 4:8; Re 2:10

. A joyful resurrection - Isa 26:19; Da 12:2

- Disregarded by the wicked - Isa 57:1

- Survivors consoled for - 1Th 4:13-18

- The wicked wish theirs to resemble - Nu 23:10

- Illustrated - Lu 16:22

- Exemplified

. Abraham - Ge 25:8

. Isaac - Ge 35:29

. Jacob - Ge 49:33

. Aaron - Nu 20:28

. Moses - De 34:5

. Joshua - Jos 24:29

. Elisha - 2Ki 13:14,20

. One thief - Lu 23:43

. Dorcas - Ac 9:37


DEATH OF THE WICKED, THE

- Is in their sins - Eze 3:19; Joh 8:21

- Is without hope - Pr 11:7

- Sometimes without fear - Jer 34:5; 2Ch 36:11-13

- Frequently sudden and unexpected - Job 21:13,23; 27:21; Pr 29:1

- Frequently marked by terror - Job 18:11-15; 27:19-21; Ps 73:19

- Punishment follows - Isa 14:9; Ac 1:25

- The remembrance of them perishes in - Job 18:17; Ps 34:16; Pr 10:7

- God has no pleasure in - Eze 18:23,32

- Like the death of beasts - Ps 49:14

- Illustrated - Lu 12:20; 16:22,23

- Exemplified

. Korah - Nu 16:32

. Absalom - 2Sa 18:9,10

. Ahab - 1Ki 22:34

. Jezebel - 2Ki 9:33

. Athaliah - 2Ch 23:15

. Haman - Es 7:10

. Belshazzar - Da 5:30

. Judas - Mt 27:5; Ac 1:18

. Ananias - Ac 5:5,9,10

. Herod - Ac 12:23


DEATH, SPIRITUAL

- Alienation from God is - Eph 4:18

- Carnal-mindedness is - Ro 8:6

- Walking in trespasses and sins is - Eph 2:1; Col 2:13

- Spiritual ignorance is - Isa 9:2; Mt 4:16; Lu 1:79; Eph 4:18

- Unbelief is - Joh 3:36; 1Jo 5:12

- Living in pleasure is - 1Ti 5:6

- Hypocrisy is - Re 3:1,2

- Is a consequence of the fall - Ro 5:15

- Is the state of all men by nature - Ro 6:13; 8:6

- The fruits of, are dead works - Heb 6:1; 9:14

- A call to arise from - Eph 5:14

- Deliverance from, is through Christ - Joh 5:24,25; Eph 2:5; 1Jo 5:12

- Saints are raised from - Ro 6:13

- Love of the brethren, a proof of being raised from - 1Jo 3:14

- Illustrated - Eze 37:2,3; Lu 15:24


DECEIT

- Is falsehood - Ps 119:118

- The tongue, the instrument of - Ro 3:13

- Comes from the heart - Mr 7:22

- Characteristic of the heart - Jer 17:9

- God abhors - Ps 5:6

- Forbidden - Pr 24:28; 1Pe 3:10

- Christ was perfectly free from - Isa 53:9; 1Pe 2:22

- SAINTS

. Free from - Ps 24:4; Zep 3:13; Re 14:5

. Purposed against - Job 27:4

. Avoid - Job 31:5

. Shun those addicted to - Ps 101:7

. Pray for deliverance from those who use - Ps 43:1; 120:2

. Delivered from those who use - Ps 72:14

. Should beware of those who teach - Eph 5:6; Col 2:8

. Should lay aside, in seeking truth - 1Pe 2:1

- Ministers should lay aside - 2Co 4:2; 1Th 2:3

- THE WICKED

. Are full of - Ro 1:29

. Devise - Ps 35:20; 38:12; Pr 12:5

. Utter - Ps 10:7; 36:3

. Work - Pr 11:18

. Increase in - 2Ti 3:13

. Use, to each other - Jer 9:5

. Use, to themselves - Jer 37:9; Ob 3:7

. Delight in - Pr 20:17

- FALSE TEACHERS

. Are workers of - 2Co 11:13

. Preach - Jer 14:14; 23:26

. Impose on others by - Ro 16:18; Eph 4:14

. Sport themselves with - 2Pe 2:13

- Hypocrites devise - Job 15:35

- Hypocrites practise - Ho 11:12

- False witnesses use - Pr 12:17; 14:5

- A characteristic of Antichrist - 2Jo 1:7

- A characteristic of the Apostasy - 2Th 2:10

- EVIL OF

. Keeps from knowledge of God - Jer 9:6

. Keeps from turning to God - Jer 8:5

. Leads to pride and oppression - Jer 5:27,28

. Leads to lying - Pr 14:25

- Often accompanied by fraud and injustice - Ps 10:7; 43:1

- Hatred often concealed by - Pr 26:24-28

- The folly of fools is - Pr 14:8

- The kisses of an enemy are - Pr 27:6

- Blessedness of being free from - Ps 24:4,5; 32:2

- Punishment of - Ps 55:23; Jer 9:7-9

- Exemplified

. The devil - Ge 3:1,4,5; Joh 8:44

. Rebecca and Jacob - Ge 27:9,19

. Laban - Ge 31:7

. Joseph's brothers - Ge 37:31,32

. Pharaoh - Ex 8:29

. David - 1Sa 21:13

. Job's friends - Job 6:15

. Doeg - Ps 52:1,2

. Herod - Mt 2:8

. Pharisees - Mt 22:16

. Chief Priests - Mr 14:1


DECISION

- Necessary to the service of God - Lu 9:62

- Exhortations to - Jos 24:14,15

- EXHIBITED IN

. Seeking God with the heart - 2Ch 15:12

. Keeping the commandments of God - Ne 10:29

. Being on the Lord's side - Ex 32:26

. Following God fully - Nu 14:24; 32:12; Jos 14:8

. Serving God - Isa 56:6

. Loving God perfectly - De 6:5

. Blessedness of - Jos 1:7

- OPPOSED TO

. A divided service - Mt 6:24

. Double-mindedness - Jas 1:8

. Halting between two opinions - 1Ki 18:21

. Turning to the right or left - De 5:32

. Not setting the heart aright - Ps 78:8,37

- Exemplified

. Moses - Ex 32:26

. Caleb - Nu 13:30

. Joshua - Jos 24:15

. Ruth - Ru 1:16

. Asa - 2Ch 15:8

. David - Ps 17:3

. Peter - Joh 6:68

. Paul - Ac 21:13

. Abraham - Heb 11:8


DEDICATION

- Consecration of a place of worship - 2Ch 2:4

- Solemn confirmation of a covenant - Heb 9:18

- Devoting any thing to sacred uses - 1Ch 28:12

- SUBJECTS OF

. Tabernacle - Nu 7:1-89

. Temple of Solomon - 1Ki 8:1-63; 2Ch 7:5

. Second temple - Ezr 6:16,17

. Persons - Ex 22:29; 1Sa 1:11

. Property - Le 27:28; Mt 15:5

. Spoils of war - 2Sa 8:11; 1Ch 18:11

. Tribute from foreigners - 2Sa 8:10,11

. Walls of cities - Ne 12:27

. Houses when built - De 20:5; Ps 30:1

- By idolaters in setting up idols - Da 3:2,3

- THINGS DEDICATED TO GOD

. Esteemed holy - Le 27:28; 2Ki 12:18

. Placed with the treasures of the Lord's house - 1Ki 7:51; 2Ch 5:1

. Special chambers prepared for - 2Ch 31:11,12

. Levites place over - 1Ch 26:20,26; 2Ch 31:12

. Applied to the repair and maintenance of the temple - 2Ki 12:4,5; 1Ch 26:27

. For support of priests - Nu 18:14; Eze 44:29

. Given to propitiate enemies - 2Ki 12:17,18

. Law respecting the release of - Le 27:1-34

- Of property often perverted - Mr 7:9-13

- Illustrated of devotedness to God - Ps 119:38


DEFILEMENT

- Forbidden to the Jews - Le 11:44,45

- THINGS LIABLE TO CEREMONIAL

. The person - Le 5:3

. Garments - Le 13:59

. Furniture - Le 15:9,10; Nu 19:14,15

. Houses - Le 14:44

. The land - Le 18:25; De 21:23

. The sanctuary - Le 20:3; Zep 3:4

- CEREMONIAL CAUSED BY

. Eating unclean things - Le 11:8; Ac 10:11,14

. Eating things that died - Le 17:15

. Touching a dead body or a bone - Nu 9:6,7; 19:11,16

. Touching a grave - Nu 19:16

. Touching a dead beast - Le 5:2; 11:24-28

. Being alone with a dead body - Nu 19:14

. Mourning for the dead - Le 21:1-3

. Having a leprosy - Le 13:3,11; Nu 5:2,3

. Having an issue - Le 15:2; Nu 5:2

. Touching anything defiled by an issue - Le 15:5-11

. Going into a leprous house - Le 14:46

. Sacrificing the red heifer - Nu 19:7

. Burning the red heifer - Nu 19:8

. Gathering the ashes of the red heifer - Nu 19:10

. Touching an unclean person - Nu 19:22

. Child bearing - Le 12:2

- Causes of, improperly enlarged by tradition - Mr 7:2; Mt 15:20

- MORAL, CAUSED BY

. Following the sins of the heathen - Le 18:24

. Seeking after wizards - Le 19:31

. Giving children to Molech - Le 20:3

. Making and serving idols - Eze 20:17,18; 22:3,4; 23:7

. Blood shedding - Isa 59:3

- Moral, punished - Le 18:24,25,28,29

- Those under, removed from the camp - Nu 5:3,4; De 23:14

- PRIESTS

. To decide in all cases of - Le 10:10; 13:3

. Specially required to avoid - Le 21:1-6,11,12

. Not to eat holy things while under - Le 22:2,4-6

. Punished for eating of the holy things while under - Le 22:3

- Cleansed by legal offerings - Nu 19:18,19; Heb 9:13

- Neglecting purification from, punished by cutting off - Nu 19:13,20

- Ceremonial, abolished under the gospel - Ac 10:15; Ro 14:14; Col 2:20-22

- ILLUSTRATIVE

. Of sin - Mt 15:11,18; Jude 1:8

. Of unholy doctrines - 1Co 3:16,17


DELIGHTING IN GOD

- Commanded - Ps 37:4

- Reconciliation leads to - Job 22:21,26

- Observing the sabbath leads to - Isa 58:13,14

- SAINTS' EXPERIENCE IN

. Communion with God - So 2:3

. The law of God - Ps 1:1; 119:24,35

. The goodness of God - Ne 9:25

. The comforts of God - Ps 94:19

- HYPOCRITES

. Pretend to - Isa 58:2

. In heart despise - Job 27:10; Jer 6:10

. Promises to - Ps 37:4

. Blessedness - Ps 112:1


DELUGE, THE

- Sent as a punishment for the extreme wickedness of man - Ge 6:5-7,11-13,17

- CALLED THE

. Flood - Ge 9:28

. Waters of Noah - Isa 54:9

- Noah forewarned of - Ge 6:13; Heb 11:7

- Long-suffering of God exhibited in deferring - Ge 6:3; 1Pe 3:20

- The wicked warned of - 1Pe 3:19,20; 2Pe 2:5

- Noah saved from - Ge 6:18-22; 7:13,14

- Date of its commencement - Ge 7:11

- Came suddenly and unexpectedly - Mt 24:38,39

- PRODUCED BY

. Forty days' incessant rain - Ge 7:4,12,17

. Opening up of the fountains of the great deep - Ge 7:11

- Increased gradually - Ge 7:17,18

- Extreme height of - Ge 7:19,20

- Time of its increase and prevailing - Ge 7:24

- Causes of its abatement - Ge 8:1,2

- Decrease of gradual - Ge 8:3,5

- Date of its complete removal - Ge 8:13

- Complete destruction of whole earth effected by - Ge 7:23

- Entire face of the earth changed by - 2Pe 3:5,6

- Traditional notice of - Job 22:15-17

- THAT IT SHALL NEVER AGAIN OCCUR

. Promised - Ge 8:21,22

. Confirmed by covenant - Ge 9:9-11

. The rainbow a token - Ge 9:12-17

. A pledge of God's faithfulness - Isa 54:9,10

- ILLUSTRATIVE

. Of the destruction of sinners - Ps 32:6; Isa 28:2,18

. Of baptism - 1Pe 3:20,21

. (Unexpectedness of,) of suddenness of Christ's coming - Mt 24:36-39; Lu 17:26,27-30


DENIAL OF CHRIST

- In doctrine - Mr 8:38; 2Ti 1:8

- In practice - Php 3:18,10; Tit 1:16

- A characteristic of false teachers - 2Pe 2:1; Jude 1:4

- Is the spirit of Antichrist - 1Jo 2:22,23; 4:3

- Christ will deny those guilty of - Mt 10:33; 2Ti 2:12

- Leads to destruction - 2Pe 2:1; Jude 1:4,15

- Exemplified

. Peter - Mt 26:69-75

. The Jews - Joh 18:40; Ac 3:13,14


DESERT, JOURNEY OF ISRAEL THROUGH THE

- Date of its commencement - Ex 12:41,42

- Their number commencing - Ex 12:37

- Their healthy state commencing - Ps 105:37

- A mixed multitude accompanied them in - Ex 12:38; Nu 11:4

- Commenced in haste - Ex 12:39

- Conducted with regularity - Ex 13:18

- Under Moses as leader - Ex 3:10-12; Ac 7:36,38

- By a circuitous route - Ex 13:17,18

- Order of marching during - Nu 10:14-29

- Order of encamping during - Nu 2:1-34

- Difficulty and danger of - De 8:15

- CONTINUED FORTY YEARS

. As a punishment - Nu 14:33,34

. To prove and humble them - De 8:2

. To teach them to live on God's word - De 8:3

- Under God's guidance - Ex 13:21,22; 15:13; Ne 9:12; Ps 78:52; Isa 63:11-14

- Under God's protection - Ex 14:19,20; Ps 105:39; Ex 23:20; Ps 78:53

- With miraculous provision - Ex 16:35; De 8:3

- Their clothing preserved during - De 8:4; 29:5; Ne 9:21

- Worship of God celebrated during - Ex 24:5-8; 29:38-42; 40:24-29

- Justice administered during - Ex 18:13,26

- Circumcision omitted during - Jos 5:5

- Caused universal terror and dismay - Ex 15:14-16; Nu 22:3,4

- Obstructed by the surrounding nations - Ex 17:8; Nu 20:21

- Territory acquired during - De 29:7,8

- Marked by constant murmurings and rebellions - Ps 78:40; 95:10; 106:7-39

- Constant goodness and mercy of God to them during - Ps 106:10,43-46; 107:6,13

- Commenced from Rameses in Egypt - Ex 12:37

- TO SUCCOTH - Ex 12:37; Nu 33:5

- TO ETHAM - Ex 13:20; Nu 33:6

- BETWEEN BAALZEPHON AND PIHAHIROTH - Ex 14:2; Nu 33:7

. Overtaken by Pharaoh - Ex 14:9

. Exhorted to look to God - Ex 14:13,14

. The cloud removed to the rear - Ex 14:19,20

. Red Sea divided - Ex 14:16,21

- THROUGH THE RED SEA - Ex 14:22,29

. Faith exhibited in passing - Heb 11:29

. Pharaoh and his host destroyed - Ex 14:23-28; Ps 106:11

. Israel's song of praise - Ex 15:1-21; Ps 106:12

- THROUGH THE WILDERNESS OF SHUR OR ETHAM - Ex 15:22; Nu 33:8

- TO MARAH - Ex 15:23; Nu 33:8

. Murmuring of the people on account of bitter water - Ex 15:24

. Water sweetened - Ex 15:25

- TO ELIM - Ex 15:27; Nu 33:9

- BY THE RED SEA - Nu 33:10

- THROUGH THE WILDERNESS OF SIN - Ex 16:1; Nu 33:11

. Murmuring for bread - Ex 16:2,3

. Quails given for one night - Ex 16:8,12,13

. Manna sent - Ex 16:4,8,16-31

- TO DOPHKAH - Nu 33:12

- TO ALUSH - Nu 33:13

- TO REPHIDIM - Ex 17:1; Nu 33:14

. Murmuring for water - Ex 17:2,3

. Water brought from the rock - Ex 17:5,6

. Called Massah and Meribah - Ex 17:7

. Amalek opposes Israel - Ex 17:8

. Amalek overcome - Ex 17:9-13

- TO MOUNT SINAI - Ex 19:1,2; Nu 33:15

. Jethro's visit - Ex 18:1-6

. Judges appointed - Ex 18:14-26; De 1:9-15

. Moral law given - Ex 19:3; 20:1-26

. Covenant made - Ex 24:3-8

. Moral law written on tables - Ex 31:18

. Order for making the tabernacle - Ex 24:1-27:21

. Tribe of Levi taken instead of the first-born - Nu 3:11-13

. Aaron and his sons selected for priesthood - Ex 28:1-29:46; Nu 3:1-3,10

. Levites set apart - Nu 3:5-9

. Golden calf made - Ex 32:1,4

. Tables of testimony broken - Ex 32:19

. People punished for idolatry - Ex 32:25-29,35

. God's glory shown to Moses - Ex 33:18-23; 34:5-8

. The tables of testimony renewed - Ex 34:1-4,27-29; De 10:1-5

. Tabernacle first set up - Ex 40:1-38

. Nadab and Abihu destroyed for offering strange fire - Le 10:1,2; Nu 3:4

. Passover first commemorated - Nu 9:1-5

. Second numbering of the people - Nu 1:1-46; Ex 38:25,26

- TO KIBROTHHATTAAVAH - Nu 33:16

. Complaining punished by fire - Nu 11:1-3

. Called Taberah - Nu 11:3

. Murmuring of the mixed multitude and of Israel, for flesh - Nu 11:4-9

. Flesh promised - Nu 11:10-15,18-23

. Seventy elders appointed to assist Moses - Nu 11:16,17,24-30

. Quails sent for a month - Nu 11:19,20,31,32

. Their murmuring punished - Nu 11:33; Ps 78:30,31

. Why called Kibrothhattaavah - Nu 11:34

- TO HAZEROTH - Nu 11:35; 33:17

. Aaron and Miriam envy Moses - Nu 12:1,2

. Miriam punished by leprosy - Nu 12:10

. Delayed seven day for Miriam - Nu 12:14,15

- TO KADESHBARNEA IN WILDERNESS OF RITHMAH OR PARAN - De 1:19; Nu 32:8; 12:16; 33:18

. The people anxious to have the land of Canaan searched - De 1:22

. Moses commanded to send spies - Nu 13:1,2

. Persons selected as spies - Nu 13:3-16

. Spies sent - Jos 14:7; Nu 13:17-20

. Spies bring back evil report - Nu 13:26-33

. The people terrified and rebel - Nu 14:1-4

. Punishment for rebellion - Nu 14:26,35; 32:11-13; De 1:35,36,40

. Guilty spies slain by plague - Nu 14:36,37

. People smitten by Amalek for going up without the Lord - Nu 14:40-45; De 1:41-44

- RETURNED BY THE WAY TO THE RED SEA - Nu 14:25; De 1:40; 2:1

. Sabbath breaker stoned - Nu 15:32-36

. Rebellion of Korah - Nu 16:1-19

. Korah punished - Nu 16:30-35

. Plague sent - Nu 16:41-46

. Plague stayed - Nu 16:47-50

. God's choice of Aaron confirmed - Nu 17:1-13

- TO RIMMONPAREZ - Nu 33:19

- TO LIBNAH OR LABAN - Nu 33:20; De 1:1

- TO RISSAH - Nu 33:21

- TO KEHELATHAH - Nu 33:22

- TO MOUNT SHAPHER - Nu 33:23

- TO HARADAH - Nu 33:24

- TO MAKHELOTH - Nu 33:25

- TO TAHATH - Nu 33:26

- TO TARAH - Nu 33:27

- TO MITHCAH - Nu 33:28

- TO HASHMONAH - Nu 33:29

- TO MOSEROTH OR MOSERA - Nu 33:30

- TO BENE-JAAKAN - Nu 33:31

- TO HORHAGIDGAD OR GUDGODAH - Nu 33:32; De 10:7

- TO JOTBATHAH OR LAND OF RIVERS - Nu 33:33; De 10:7

- Several of these stations probably revisited - De 10:6,7; Nu 33:30-32

- TO EBRONAH - Nu 33:34

- TO EZIONGABER - Nu 33:35

- TO KADESH IN THE WILDERNESS OF ZIN - Nu 20:1; 33:36; Jud 11:16

. Miriam dies and is buried - Nu 20:1

. Second murmuring for water - Nu 20:2-6

. Moses striking the rock instead of speaking to it, disobeys God - Nu 20:7-11

. Moses and Aaron punished - Nu 20:12

. Called Meribah to commemorate the murmuring - Nu 20:13; 27:14

. Orders given respecting Edom - De 2:3-6

. The king of Edom refuses a passage - Nu 20:14-21; Jud 11:17

- TO MOUNT HOR - Nu 20:22; 33:37

. Aaron dies - Nu 20:28,29; 33:38,39

. Arad conquered - Nu 21:1-3; 33:40

. Called Hormah - Nu 21:2,3

- TO ZALMONAH - Nu 33:41

. Murmuring of the people - Nu 21:4,5

. Fiery serpents sent - Nu 21:6

. Brazen serpent raised up - Nu 21:7-9

- TO PUNON - Nu 33:42

- TO OBOTH - Nu 21:10; 33:43

- TO IJEABARIM BEFORE MOAB - Nu 21:11; 33:44

. Orders given respecting Moab - De 2:8,9

- TO ZARED OR DIBON-GAD - Nu 21:12; 33:45

- TO ALMONDIBLATHAIM - Nu 33:46

- ACROSS THE BROOK ZERED - De 2:13

. Time occupied in going from Kadeshbarnea to this station - De 2:14

. Order to pass through Ar - De 2:18

. Orders given respecting Ammon - De 2:19

- ACROSS THE ARNON - Nu 21:13-15; De 2:24

- TO BEER OR THE WELL - Nu 21:16

- TO MATTANAH - Nu 21:18

- TO NAHALIEL - Nu 21:19

- TO BAMOTH - Nu 21:19

- TO THE MOUNTAINS OF ABARIM - Nu 21:20; 33:47

. The Amorites refuse a passage to Israel - Nu 21:21-23; De 2:26-30

. Sihon conquered - Nu 21:23-32; De 2:32-36

. Og conquered - Nu 21:33-35; De 3:1-11

. Reubenites obtained the land taken from the Amorites - Nu 32:1-42; De 3:12-17

- RETURN TO THE PLAINS OF MOAB - Nu 22:1; 33:48,49

. Balak sends for Balaam - Nu 22:5,6,15-17

. Balaam not permitted to curse Israel - Nu 22:9-41; 23:1-24:25

. Israel seduced to idolatry by advice of Balaam - Nu 25:1-3; Re 2:14

. Israel punished - Nu 25:5,9

. Third numbering - Nu 26:1-62

. All formerly numbered over twenty years old, except Caleb and Joshua, dead - Nu 26:63-65; 14:29

. The law of female inheritance settled - Nu 27:1-11; 36:1-9

. Appointment of Joshua - Nu 27:15-23

. Midianites destroyed and Balaam slain - Nu 31:1-54; 25:17,18

. The law rehearsed - De 1:3

. The law written by Moses - De 31:9

. Moses beholds Canaan - De 34:1-4

. Moses dies and is buried - De 34:5,6

. Joshua ordered to cross Jordan - Jos 1:2

. Two spies sent to Jericho - Jos 2:1

- ACROSS THE RIVER JORDAN - Jos 4:10

- Illustrative of the pilgrimage of the church - So 8:5; 1Pe 1:17


DESERTS

- Vast barren plains - Ex 5:3; Joh 6:13

- Uninhabited places - Mt 14:15; Mr 6:31

- DESCRIBED AS

. Uninhabited and lonesome - Jer 2:6

. Uncultivated - Nu 20:5; Jer 2:2

. Desolate - Eze 6:14

. Dry and without water - Ex 17:1; De 8:15

. Trackless - Isa 43:19

. Great and terrible - De 1:19

. Waste and howling - De 32:10

- Infested with wild beasts - Isa 13:21; Mr 1:13

- Infested with serpents - De 8:15

- Infested with robbers - Jer 3:2; La 4:19

- Danger of travelling in - Ex 14:3; 2Co 11:26

- Guides required in - Nu 10:31; De 32:10

- PHENOMENA OF, ALLUDED TO

. Mirage or deceptive appearance of water - Jer 15:18

. Simoom or deadly wind - 2Ki 19:7; Jer 4:11

. Tornadoes or whirlwinds - Isa 21:1

. Clouds of sand and dust - De 28:24; Jer 4:12,13

- MENTIONED IN SCRIPTURE

. Arabian or great desert - Ex 23:31

. Bethaven - Jos 18:12

. Beersheba - Ge 21:14; 1Ki 19:3,4

. Damascus - 1Ki 19:15

. Edom - 2Ki 3:8

. Engedi - 1Sa 24:1

. Gibeon - 2Sa 2:24

. Judea - Mt 3:1

. Jeruel - 2Ch 20:16

. Kedemoth - De 2:26

. Kadesh - Ps 29:8

. Maon - 1Sa 23:24,25

. Paran - Ge 21:21; Nu 10:12

. Shur - Ge 16:7

. Sin - Ex 16:1

. Sinai - Ex 19:1,2; Nu 33:16

. Ziph - 1Sa 23:14,15

. Zin - Nu 20:1; 27:14

. Of the Red Sea - Ex 13:18

. Near Gaza - Ac 8:26

- Heath often found in - Jer 17:6

- Parts of, afforded pasture - Ge 36:24; Ex 3:1

- Inhabited by wandering tribes - Ge 21:20,21; Ps 72:9; Jer 25:24

- The persecuted fled to - 1Sa 23:14; Heb 11:38

- The disaffected fled to - 1Sa 22:2; Ac 21:38

- ILLUSTRATIVE OF

. Barrenness - Ps 106:9; 107:33,35

. Those deprived of blessings - Ho 2:3

. The world - So 3:6; 8:5

. The Gentiles - Isa 35:1,6; 41:19

. What affords no support - Jer 2:31

. Desolation by armies - Jer 12:10-13; 50:12


DESPAIR

- Produced in the wicked by divine judgments - De 28:34,67; Re 9:6; 16:10

- LEADS TO

. Continuing in sin - Jer 2:25; 18:12

. Blasphemy - Isa 8:21; Re 16:10,11

- Shall seize upon the wicked at the appearing of Christ - Re 6:16

- Saints sometimes tempted to - Job 7:6; La 3:18

- Saints enabled to overcome - 2Co 4:8,9

- Trust in God, a preservative against - Ps 42:5,11

- Exemplified

. Cain - Ge 4:13,14

. Ahithophel - 2Sa 17:23

. Judas - Mt 27:5


DEVIL, THE

- Sinned against God - 2Pe 2:4; 1Jo 3:8

- Cast out of heaven - Lu 10:18

- Cast down to hell - 2Pe 2:4; Jude 1:6

- The author of the fall - Ge 3:1,6,14,24

- Tempted Christ - Mt 4:3-10

- Perverts the Scripture - Mt 4:6; Ps 91:11,12

- Opposes God's work - Zec 3:1; 1Th 2:18

- Hinders the gospel - Mt 13:19; 2Co 4:4

- Works lying wonders - 2Th 2:9; Re 16:14

- Assumes the form of an angel of light - 2Co 11:14

- THE WICKED

. Are the children of - Mt 13:38; Ac 13:10; 1Jo 3:10

. Turn aside after - 1Ti 5:15

. Do the lusts of - Joh 8:44

. Possessed by - Lu 22:3; Ac 5:3; Eph 2:2

. Blinded by - 2Co 4:4

. Deceived by - 1Ki 22:21,22; Re 20:7,8

. Ensnared by - 1Ti 3:7; 2Ti 2:26

. Troubled by - 1Sa 16:14

. Punished, together with - Mt 25:41

- SAINTS

. Afflicted by, only as God permits - Job 1:12; 2:4-7

. Tempted by - 1Ch 21:1; 1Th 3:5

. Sifted by - Lu 22:31

. Should resist - Jas 4:7; 1Pe 5:9

. Should be armed against - Eph 6:11-16

. Should be watchful against - 2Co 2:11

. Overcome - 1Jo 2:13; Re 12:10,11

. Shall finally triumph over - Ro 16:20

- TRIUMPH OVER, BY CHRIST

. Predicted - Ge 3:15

. In resisting his temptations - Mt 4:11

. In casting out the spirits of - Lu 11:20; 13:32

. In empowering his disciples to cast out - Mt 10:1; Mr 16:17

. In destroying the works of - 1Jo 3:8

. Completed by his death - Col 2:15; Heb 2:14

. Illustrated - Lu 11:21,22

- CHARACTER OF

. Presumptuous - Job 1:6; Mt 4:5,6

. Proud - 1Ti 3:6

. Powerful - Eph 2:2; 6:12

. Wicked - 1Jo 2:13

. Malignant - Job 1:9; 2:4

. Subtle - Ge 3:1; 2Co 11:3

. Deceitful - 2Co 11:14; Eph 6:11

. Fierce and cruel - Lu 8:29; 9:39,42; 1Pe 5:8

. Cowardly - Jas 4:7

- The Apostasy is of - 2Th 2:9; 2Ti 4:1

- Shall be condemned at the judgment - Jude 1:6; Re 20:10

- Everlasting fire is prepared for - Mt 25:41

- Compared to

. A fowler - Ps 91:3

. Fowls - Mt 13:4

. A sower of tares - Mt 13:25,28

. A wolf - Joh 10:12

. A roaring lion - 1Pe 5:8

. A serpent - Re 12:9; 20:2


DEVOTEDNESS TO GOD

- A characteristic of saints - Job 23:12

- Christ, an example of - Joh 4:34; 17:4

- GROUNDED UPON

. The mercies of God - Ro 12:1

. The goodness of God - 1Sa 12:24

. The call of God - 1Th 2:12

. The death of Christ - 2Co 5:15

. Our creation - Ps 86:9

. Our preservation - Isa 46:4

. Our redemption - 1Co 6:19,20

- SHOULD BE

. With our spirit - 1Co 6:20; 1Pe 4:6

. With our bodies - Ro 12:1; 1Co 6:20

. With our members - Ro 6:12,13; 1Pe 4:2

. With our substance - Ex 22:29; Pr 3:9

. Unreserved - Mt 6:24; Lu 14:33

. Abounding - 1Th 4:1

. Persevering - Lu 1:74,75; 9:62

. In life and death - Ro 14:8; Php 1:20

- SHOULD BE EXHIBITED IN

. Loving God - De 6:5; Lu 10:27

. Serving God - 1Sa 12:24; Ro 12:11

. Walking worthy of God - 1Th 2:12

. Doing all to God's glory - 1Co 10:31

. Bearing the cross - Mr 8:34

. Self-denial - Mr 8:34

. Living to Christ - 2Co 5:15

. Giving up all for Christ - Mt 19:21,28,29

. Want of, condemned - Re 3:16

- Exemplified

. Joshua - Jos 24:15

. Peter, Andrew, James, John - Mt 4:20-22

. Joanna - Lu 8:3

. Paul - Php 1:21

. Timothy - Php 2:19-22

. Epaphroditus - Php 2:30


DIET OF THE JEWS, THE

- In patriarchal age - Ge 18:7,8; 27:4

- In Egypt - Ex 16:3; Nu 11:5

- In the wilderness - Ex 16:4-12

- Of the poor, frugal - Ru 2:14; Pr 15:17

- Of the rich, luxurious - Pr 23:1-3; La 4:5; Am 6:4,5; Lu 16:19

- ARTICLES USED FOR

. Milk - Ge 49:12; Pr 27:27

. Butter - De 32:14; 2Sa 17:29

. Cheese - 1Sa 17:18; Job 10:10

. Bread - Ge 18:5; 1Sa 17:17

. Parched corn - Ru 2:14; 1Sa 17:17

. Flesh - 2Sa 6:19; Pr 9:2

. Fish - Mt 7:10; Lu 24:42

. Herbs - Pr 15:17; Ro 14:2; Heb 6:7

. Fruit - 2Sa 16:2

. Dried fruit - 1Sa 25:18; 30:12

. Honey - So 5:1; Isa 7:15

. Oil - De 12:17; Pr 21:17; Eze 16:13

. Vinegar - Nu 6:3; Ru 2:14

. Wine - 2Sa 6:19; Joh 2:3,10

. Water - Ge 21:14; Mt 10:42

- Expressed by bread and water - 1Ki 13:9,16

- Generally prepared by females - Ge 27:9; Pr 31:15; Isa 8:13

- WAS TAKEN

. In the morning, sparingly - Jud 19:5; Ec 10:16,17

. At noon - Ge 43:16; Joh 4:6,8

. In the evening - Ge 24:11,33; Lu 24:29,30

. Often sitting - Ge 27:19; 43:33

. Often reclining - Am 6:4; Joh 13:23

. With the hand - Mt 26:23; Lu 22:21

- Thanks given before - Mr 8:6; Ac 27:35

- Purification before - 2Ki 3:11; Mt 15:2

- A hymn sung after - Mt 26:30

- Men and women did not partake of together - Ge 18:8,9; Es 1:3,9

- Articles of, often sent as presents - 1Sa 17:18; 25:18,27; 2Sa 16:1,2


DILIGENCE

- Christ, an example - Mr 1:35; Lu 2:49

- REQUIRED BY GOD IN

. Seeking him - 1Ch 22:19; Heb 11:6

. Obeying him - De 6:17; 11:13

. Hearkening to him - Isa 55:2

. Striving after perfection - Php 3:13,14

. Cultivating Christian graces - 2Pe 1:5

. Keeping the souls - De 4:9

. Keeping the heart - Pr 4:23

. Labours of love - Heb 6:10-12

. Following every good work - 1Ti 5:10

. Guarding against defilement - Heb 12:15

. Seeking to be found spotless - 2Pe 3:14

. Making our call sure - 2Pe 1:10

. Self-examination - Ps 77:6

. Lawful business - Pr 27:23; Ec 9:10

. Teaching religion - 2Ti 4:2; Jude 1:3

. Instructing children - De 11:19

. Discharging official duties - De 19:18

- Saints should abound in - 2Co 8:7

- IN THE SERVICE OF GOD

. Should be preserved in - Ga 6:9

. Is not in vain - 1Co 15:58

. Preserves from evil - Ex 15:26

. Leads to assured hope - Heb 6:11

- God rewards - De 11:14; Heb 11:6

- IN TEMPORAL MATTERS, LEADS TO

. Favour - Pr 11:27

. Prosperity - Pr 10:4; 13:4

. Honour - Pr 12:24; 22:29

- Illustrated - Pr 6:6-8

- Exemplified

. Jacob - Ge 31:40

. Ruth - Ru 2:17

. Hezekiah - 2Ch 31:21

. Nehemiah - Ne 4:6

. Psalmist - Ps 119:60

. Apostles - Ac 5:42

. Apollos - Ac 18:25

. Titus - 2Co 8:22

. Paul - 1Th 2:9

. Onesiphorus - 2Ti 1:17


DISCIPLINE OF THE CHURCH

- Ministers authorised to establish - Mt 16:19; 18:18

- CONSISTS IN

. Maintaining sound doctrine - 1Ti 1:3; Tit 1:13

. Ordering its affairs - 1Co 11:34; Tit 1:5

. Rebuking offenders - 1Ti 5:20; 2Ti 4:2

. Removing obstinate offenders - 1Co 5:3-5,13; 1Ti 1:20

- Should be submitted to - Heb 13:17

- Is for edification - 2Co 10:8; 13:10

- Decency and order, the objects of - 1Co 14:40

- Exercise, in a spirit of charity - 2Co 2:6-8

- Prohibits women preaching - 1Co 14:34; 1Ti 2:12


DISEASES

- Often sent as punishment - De 28:21; Joh 5:14

- Often brought from other countries - De 7:15

- Often through Satan - 1Sa 16:14-16; Job 2:7

- Regarded as visitations - Job 2:7-10; Ps 38:2,7

- Intemperance a cause of - Ho 7:5

- Sins of youth a cause of - Job 20:11

- Over-excitement a cause of - Da 8:27

- Were many and divers - Mt 4:24

- MENTIONED IN SCRIPTURE

. Ague - Le 26:16

. Abscess - 2Ki 20:7

. Atrophy - Job 16:8; 19:20

. Blindness - Job 29:15; Mt 9:27

. Boils and blains - Ex 9:10

. Consumption - Le 26:16; De 28:22

. Demoniacal possession - Mt 15:22; Mr 5:15

. Deafness - Ps 38:13; Mr 7:32

. Debility - Ps 102:23; Eze 7:17

. Dropsy - Lu 14:2

. Dumbness - Pr 31:8; Mt 9:32

. Dysentery - 2Ch 21:12-19; Ac 28:8

. Emerods - De 28:27; 1Sa 5:6,12

. Fever - De 28:22; Mt 8:14

. Impediment speech - Mr 7:32

. Itch - De 28:27

. Inflammation - De 28:22

. Issue of blood - Mt 9:20

. Lameness - 2Sa 4:4; 2Ch 16:12

. Leprosy - Le 13:2; 2Ki 5:1

. Loss of appetite - Job 33:20; Ps 107:18

. Lunacy - Mt 4:24; 17:15

. Melancholy - 1Sa 16:14

. Palsy - Mt 8:6; 9:2

. Plague - Nu 11:33; 2Sa 24:15,21,25

. Scab - De 28:27

. Sunstroke - 2Ki 4:18-20; Isa 49:10

. Ulcers - Isa 1:6; Lu 16:20

. Worms - Ac 12:23

- Children subject to - 2Sa 12:15; 1Ki 17:17

- FREQUENTLY

. Loathsome - Ps 38:7; 41:8

. Painful - 2Ch 21:15; Job 33:19

. Tedious - De 28:59; Joh 5:5; Lu 13:16

. Complicated - De 28:60,61; Ac 28:8

. Incurable - 2Ch 21:18; Jer 14:19

- Physicians undertook the cure of - Jer 8:22; Mt 9:12; Lu 4:23

- Medicine used for curing - Pr 17:22; Isa 1:6

- Art of curing, defective - Job 13:4; Mr 5:26

- God often entreated to cure - 2Sa 12:16; 2Ki 20:1-3; Ps 6:2; Jas 5:14

- Not looking to God in, condemned - 2Ch 16:12

- THOSE AFFLICTED WITH

. Anointed - Mr 6:13; Jas 5:14

. Often laid in the streets to receive advice from passers by - Mr 6:56; Ac 5:15

. Often divinely supported - Ps 41:3

. Often divinely cured - 2Ki 20:5; Jas 5:15

- Illustrative of sin - Isa 1:5


DISOBEDIENCE TO GOD

- Provokes his anger - Ps 78:10,40; Isa 3:8

- Forfeits his favour - 1Sa 13:14

- Forfeits his promised blessings - Jos 5:6; 1Sa 2:30; Jer 18:10

- Brings a curse - De 11:28; 28:15

- A characteristic of the wicked - Eph 2:2; Tit 1:16; 3:3

- The wicked persevere in - Jer 2:21

- Heinousness of, illustrated - Jer 35:14

- Men prone to excuse - Ge 3:12,13

- Shall be punished - Isa 42:24,25; Heb 2:2

- Acknowledge the punishment of, to be just - Ne 9:32,33; Da 9:10,11,14

- Warnings against - 1Sa 12:15; Jer 12:17

- Bitter results of, illustrated - Jer 9:13,15

- Exemplified

. Adam and Eve - Ge 3:6,11

. Pharaoh - Ex 5:2

. Nadab - Le 10:1

. Moses - Nu 20:8,11,24

. Saul - 1Sa 28:18

. The prophet - 1Ki 13:20-23

. Israel - 2Ki 18:9-12

. Jonah - Jon 1:2,3


DIVINATION

- An abominable practice - 1Sa 15:23

- All who practised it, abominable - De 18:12

- PRACTISED BY

. Diviners - De 18:14

. Enchanters - De 18:10; Jer 27:9

. Witches - Ex 22:18; De 18:10

. Charmers - De 18:11

. Wizards - De 18:11; 1Sa 28:3

. Consulters of familiar spirits - De 18:11

. Magicians - Ge 41:8; Da 4:7

. Astrologers - Isa 47:13; Da 4:7

. Sorcerers - Jer 27:9; Ac 13:6,8

. Necromancers - De 18:11

. Soothsayers - Isa 2:6; Da 2:27

. False prophets - Jer 14:14; Eze 13:3,6

- EFFECTED THROUGH

. Enchantments - Ex 7:11; Nu 24:1

. Sorcery - Isa 47:12; Ac 8:11

. Observing times - 2Ki 21:6

. Observing heavenly bodies - Isa 37:13

. Raising the dead - 1Sa 28:11,12

. Inspecting the inside of beasts - Eze 21:21

. The flight of arrows - Eze 21:21,22

. Cups - Ge 44:2,5

. Rods - Ho 4:12

. Dreams - Jer 29:8; Zec 10:2

. Connected with idolatry - 2Ch 33:5,6

. Books of, numerous and expensive - Ac 19:19

. A lucrative employment - Nu 22:7; Ac 16:16

- THOSE WHO PRACTISED

. Regarded as wise men - Da 2:12,27

. Regarded with awe - Ac 8:9,11

. Consulted in difficulties - Da 2:2; 4:6,7

. Used mysterious words and gestures - Isa 8:19

- A system of fraud - Eze 13:6,7; Jer 29:8

- Frustrated by God - Isa 44:25

- Could not injure the Lord's people - Nu 23:23

- THE LAW

. Forbade to the Israelites the practice of - Le 19:26; De 18:10,11

. Forbade seeking to - Le 19:31; De 18:14

. Punished with death those who used - Ex 22:18; Le 20:27

. Punished those who sought to - Le 20:6

- The Jews prone to - 2Ki 17:17; Isa 2:6


DIVISIONS

- Forbidden in the church - 1Co 1:10

- Condemned in the church - 1Co 1:11-13; 11:18

- Unbecoming in the church - 1Co 12:24,25

- ARE CONTRARY TO THE

. Unity of Christ - 1Co 1:13; 12:13

. Desire of Christ - Joh 17:21-23

. Purpose of Christ - Joh 10:16

. Spirit of the church - 1Co 11:16

- Are proof of a carnal spirit - 1Co 3:3

- Avoid those who cause - Ro 16:17

- Evil of, illustrated - Mt 12:25


DIVORCE

- Law of marriage against - Ge 2:24; Mt 19:6

- PERMITTED

. By the Mosaic law - De 24:1

. On account of hardness of heart - Mt 19:8

- Often sought by the Jews - Mic 2:9; Mal 2:14

- Sought on slight grounds - Mt 5:31; 19:3

- Not allowed to those who falsely accused their wives - De 22:18,19

- WOMEN

. Could obtain - Pr 2:17; Mr 10:12

. Could marry after - De 24:2

. Responsible for vows after - Nu 30:9

. Married after, could not return to first husband - De 24:3,4; Jer 3:1

. Afflicted by - Isa 54:4,6

- Priests not to marry women after - Le 21:14

- Of servants, regulated by law - Ex 21:7,11

- Of captives, regulated by law - De 21:13,14

- Forced on those who had idolatrous wives - Ezr 10:2-17; Ne 13:23,30

- Jews condemned for love of - Mal 2:14-16

- Forbidden by Christ except for adultery - Mt 5:32; 19:9

- Prohibition of, offended the Jews - Mt 19:10

- Illustrative of God's casting off of the Jewish church - Isa 50:1; Jer 3:8


DOCTRINES, FALSE

- Destructive to faith - 2Ti 2:18

- Hateful to God - Re 2:14,15

- Unprofitable and vain - Tit 3:9; Heb 13:9

- SHOULD BE AVOIDED BY

. Ministers - 1Ti 1:4; 6:20

. Saints - Eph 4:14; Col 2:8

. All men - Jer 23:16; 29:8

- The wicked love - 2Ti 4:3,4

- The wicked given up to believe - 2Th 2:11

- TEACHERS OF

. Not to be countenanced - 2Jo 1:10

. Should be avoided - Ro 16:17,18

. Bring reproach on religion - 2Pe 2:2

. Speak perverse things - Ac 20:30

. Attract many - 2Pe 2:2

. Deceive many - Mt 24:5

. Shall abound in the latter days - 1Ti 4:1

. Pervert the gospel of Christ - Ga 1:6,7

. Shall be exposed - 2Ti 3:9

- TEACHERS OF, ARE DESCRIBED AS

. Cruel - Ac 20:29

. Deceitful - 2Co 11:13

. Covetous - Tit 1:11; 2Pe 2:3

. Ungodly - Jud 1:4,8

. Proud and ignorant - 1Ti 6:3,4

. Corrupt and reprobate - 2Ti 3:8

- Try, by Scripture - Isa 8:20; 1Jo 4:1

- Curse on those who teach - Ga 1:8,9

- Punishment on those who teach - Mic 3:6,7; 2Pe 2:1,3


DOCTRINES OF THE GOSPEL, THE

- Are from God - Joh 7:16; Ac 13:12

- Are taught by Scripture - 2Ti 3:16

- Are godly - 1Ti 6:3; Tit 1:1

- Immorality condemned by - 1Ti 1:9-11

- Lead to fellowship with the Father and with the Son - 1Jo 1:3; 2Jo 1:9

- Lead to holiness - Ro 6:17-22; Tit 2:12

- Bring no reproach on - 1Ti 6:1; Tit 2:5

- MINISTERS SHOULD

. Be nourished up in - 1Ti 4:6

. Attend to - 1Ti 4:13,16

. Hold, in sincerity - 2Co 2:17; Tit 2:7

. Hold steadfastly - 2Ti 1:13; Tit 1:9

. Continue in - 1Ti 4:16

. Speak things which become - Tit 2:1

- Saints obey, from the heart - Ro 6:17

- Saints abide in - Ac 2:42

- A faithful walk adorns - Tit 2:10

- The obedience of saints leads to surer knowledge of - Joh 7:17

- THOSE WHO OPPOSE ARE

. Proud - 1Ti 6:3,4

. Ignorant - 1Ti 6:4

. Doting about questions - 1Ti 6:4

. Not to be received - 2Jo 1:10

. To be avoided - Ro 16:17

- Not endured by the wicked - 2Ti 4:3


DOG, THE

- Despised by the Jews - 2Sa 3:8

- DESCRIBED AS

. Impatient of injury - Pr 26:17

. Unclean - Lu 16:21; 2Pe 2:22

. Carnivorous - 1Ki 14:11; 2Ki 9:35,36

. Fond of blood - 1Ki 21:19; 22:38

. Dangerous and destructive - Ps 22:16

- Infested cities by night - Ps 59:14,15

- Nothing holy to be given to - Mt 7:6; 15:26

- Things torn by beasts given to - Ex 22:31

- Sacrificing of, an abomination - Isa 66:3

- Price of, not to be consecrated - De 23:18

- WHEN DOMESTICATED

. Employed in watching flocks - Job 30:1

. Fed with the crumbs - Mt 15:27

- Manner of, in drinking alluded to - Jud 7:5

- ILLUSTRATIVE

. Of Gentiles - Mt 15:22,26

. Of covetous ministers - Isa 56:11

. Of fools - Pr 26:11

. Of apostates - 2Pe 2:22

. Of persecutors - Ps 22:16,20

. Of obstinate sinners - Mt 7:6; Re 22:15

. Of false teachers - Php 3:2

. (Dumb,) of unfaithful ministers - Isa 56:10

. (Dead,) of the mean - 1Sa 24:14; 2Sa 9:8


DOVE, THE

- Clean and used as food - De 14:11

- Offered in sacrifice - Ge 15:9; Le 1:14

- Impiously sold in the court of the temple - Mt 21:12; Joh 2:16

- CHARACTERISED BY

. Simplicity - Mt 10:16

. Comeliness of countenance - So 2:14

. Softness of eyes - So 1:15

. Sweetness of voice - So 2:14

. Richness of plumage - Ps 68:13

- Mournful tabering of, alluded to - Na 2:7

- Dwells in rocks - So 2:14; Jer 48:28

- Frequents streams and rivers - So 5:12

- Sent from the ark by Noah - Ge 8:8,10,12

- Why considered the emblem of peace - Ge 8:11

- The harbinger of spring - So 2:12

- ILLUSTRATIVE

. Of the Holy Spirit - Mt 3:16; Joh 1:32

. Of the meekness of Christ - So 5:12

. Of the church - So 2:14; 5:2

. Of mourners - Isa 38:14; 59:11

. Of converts to the church - Isa 60:8

. (In its flight,) of the return of Israel from captivity - Ho 11:11


DRAGON, THE

- Often of a red colour - Re 12:3

- DESCRIBED AS

. Powerful - Re 12:4

. Poisonous - De 32:33

. Of solitary habits - Job 30:29

- Its mournful voice alluded to - Mic 1:8

- Its wailing alluded to - Mic 1:8

- Its snuffing up the air alluded to - Jer 14:6

- Its swallowing of its prey alluded to - Jer 51:34

- FOUND IN

. The wilderness - Mal 1:3

. Deserted cities - Isa 13:22; Jer 9:11

. Dry places - Isa 34:13; 43:20

- A species of, in rivers - Ps 74:13; Isa 27:1

- ILLUSTRATIVE

. Of cruel and persecuting kings - Isa 27:1; 51:9; Eze 29:3

. Of enemies of the church - Ps 9:13

. Of wicked men - Ps 44:19

. Of the devil - Re 13:2; 20:2,7

. (Poison of,) of wine - De 32:33


DREAMS

- Visions in sleep - Job 33:15; Da 2:28

- Often by imaginary - Job 20:8; Isa 29:8

- Excess of business frequently leads to - Ec 5:3

- God's will often revealed in - Nu 12:6; Job 33:15

- FALSE PROPHETS

. Pretended to - Jer 23:25-28; 29:8

. Not to be regarded in - De 13:1-3; Jer 27:9

. Condemned for pretending to - Jer 23:32

- Vanity of trusting to natural - Ec 5:7

- THE ANCIENTS

. Put great faith in - Jud 7:15

. Often perplexed by - Ge 40:6; 41:8; Job 7:14; Da 2:1; 4:5

. Anxious to have, explained - Ge 40:8; Da 2:3

. Consulting magicians on - Ge 41:8; Da 2:2-4

- God the only interpreter of - Ge 40:8; 41:16; Da 2:27-30; 7:16

- MENTIONED IN SCRIPTURE OF

. Abimelech - Ge 20:3-7

. Jacob - Ge 28:12; 31:10

. Laban - Ge 31:24

. Joseph - Ge 37:5-9

. Pharaoh's butler and baker - Ge 40:5-19

. Pharaoh - Ge 41:1-7

. Midianite - Jud 7:13-15

. Solomon - 1Ki 3:5-15

. Nebuchadnezzar - Da 2:1,31; 4:5,8

. Daniel - Da 7:1-28

. Joseph - Mt 1:20,21; 2:13,19,20

. Wise men - Mt 2:11,12

. Pilate's wife - Mt 27:19

- ILLUSTRATIVE OF

. Prosperity of sinners - Job 20:5-8,; Ps 73:19,20

. Impure imaginations - Jude 1:8

. Enemies of the church - Isa 29:7,8


DRINK OFFERING

- Antiquity of - Ge 35:14

- Sacrifices accompanied by - Ex 29:40; Le 23:13

- Quantity appointed to be used for each kind of sacrifice - Nu 15:3-10

- For public sacrifices provided by the state - Ezr 7:17; Eze 45:17

- Not poured on the altar of incense - Ex 30:9

- Omission of, caused by bad vintage - Joe 1:9,13

- IDOLATROUS JEWS

. Offered to the queen of heaven - Jer 7:18; 44:17-19

. Reproved for offering, to idols - Isa 57:5,6; 65:11; Jer 19:13; Eze 20:28

- Idolaters often used blood for - Ps 16:4

- Vanity of offering, to idols - De 32:37,38

- ILLUSTRATIVE OF THE

. Offering of Christ - Isa 53:12

. Pouring out of the Spirit - Joe 2:28

. Devotedness of ministers - Php 2:17


DRUNKENNESS

- Forbidden - Eph 5:18

- Caution against - Lu 21:34

- Is a work of the flesh - Ga 5:21

- Is debasing - Isa 28:8

- Is inflaming - Isa 5:11

- Overcharges the heart - Lu 21:34

- Takes away the heart - Ho 4:11

- LEADS TO

. Poverty - Pr 21:17; 23:21

. Strife - Pr 23:29,30

. Woe and sorrow - Pr 23:29,30

. Error - Isa 28:7

. Contempt of God's works - Isa 5:12

. Scorning - Ho 7:5

. Rioting and wantonness - Ro 13:13

- The wicked addicted to - Da 5:1-4

- False teachers often addicted to - Isa 56:12

- Folly of yielding to - Pr 20:1

- Avoid those given to - Pr 23:20; 1Co 5:11

- DENUNCIATIONS AGAINST

. Those given to - Isa 5:11,12; 28:1-3

. Those who encourage - Hab 2:15

- Excludes from heaven - 1Co 6:10; Ga 5:21

- Punishment of - De 21:20; Joe 1:5,6; Am 6:6,7; Mt 24:49-51

- Exemplified

. Noah - Ge 9:21

. Nabal - 1Sa 25:36

. Uriah - 2Sa 11:13

. Elah - 1Ki 16:9,10

. Benhadad - 1Ki 20:16

. Belshazzar - Da 5:4

. Corinthians - 1Co 11:21




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