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BACKSLIDERS.-BACKSLIDING OF ISRAEL.

Jer. 14:7. O LORD, though our iniquities Ezek. 11:21. As for them whose heart testify against us, do thou it for thy name's walketh after the heart of their detestable sake: for our backslidings are many; we things and their abominations, I will recomhave sinned against thee. 10. Thus saith pense their way upon their own heads, saith the LORD unto this people, Thus have they the Lord GOD. vs. 1-21. (See Parable of hered to wander, they have not refrained the Vine, Ezek. 15.] their feet, therefore the LORD doth not ac Ezek. 16:43. Because thou hast not reept them; he will now remember their in- membered the days of thy youth, but hast quity, and visit their sins.

fretted me in all these things; behold, thereJer. 15:1. Thus saith the LORD unto me, fore I also will recompense thy way upon Though Moses and Samuel stood before me, thine head, saith the Lord GOD: [See Paraylmy mind could not be toward this people: bles of an Unfaithful Wife, Ezek. 16; 23 ; cast them out of my sight, and let them go Hos. 2; 3.) forth. 03. 2-14.

Hos. 1:6. And God said unto him, Call her Jer. 18:13. Therefore thus saith the LORD ; name Lo-ruhamah; for I will no more have Ask ye now among the heathen, who hath mercy upon the house of Israel; but I will duard such things: the virgin of Israel hath utterly take them away: 9. Then said God, se ne a very horrible thing. 14. Will a man Call his name Lo-ammi: for ye are not my eave the snow of Lebanon which cometh people, and I will not be your God. VS. 1-9. from the rock of the field ? or shall the cold Hos. 4:6. My people are destroyed for lack

wing waters that come from another place of knowledge: because thou hast rejected te forsaken? 15. Because my people hath knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou furgotten me, they have burned incense to shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast rinity, and they have caused them to forgotten the law of thy God, I will also tumble in their ways from the ancient forget thy children. 10. They shall eat, and aths, to walk in paths, in a way not cast not have enough: they shall commit whoreup; Jer. 19.

dom, and shall not increase: because they Jer. 32:31. This city hath been to me as have left off to take heed to the LORD. v. 16. a provocation of mine anger and of my fury Hos. 5:11. Ephraim is oppressed and rom the day that they built it even unto broken in judgment, because he willingly this day; that I should remove it from be- walked after the commandment. Therefore tore my face, v. 30.

will I be unto Ephraim as a moth, and to the Jer. 50:6. My people hath been lost sheep: house of Judah as rottenness. v8. 1-15. their shepherds have caused them to go Hos. 6:4. O Ephraim, what shall I do unto stray, they have turned them away on the thee? O Judah, what shall I do unto thee? Tountains; they have gone from mountain for your goodness is as a morning cloud, and Dhill, they have forgotten their restingplace. as the early dew it goeth away. 7. They like

Ezek. 23. And he said unto me, Son of men have transgressed the covenant: there man, I send thee to the children of Israel, to have they dealt treacherously against me. a rebellious nation that hath rebelled against vs. 4-11; Hos. 8:14; 9:1-17; 13:16. me: they and their fathers have trans Hos. 11:2. As they called them, so they Tessed against me, even unto this very day. went from them : 7. And my people are 1. For they are impudent children and stiff- bent to backsliding from me: though they hearted. I do send thee unto them; and called them to the most High, none at all thou shalt say unto them, Thus saith the would exalt him. Lord GOD. 5. And they, whether they will Hos. 14:1. O Israel, return unto the LORD bear, or whether they will forbear, (for they thy God; for thou hast fallen by thine iniqare a rebellious house,) yet shall know that uity. there hath been a prophet among them. Åmos. 2:4. Thus saith the LORD; for three 6. And thou, son of man, be not afraid of transgressions of Judah, and for four, I will them, neither be afraid of their words, not turn away the punishment thereof; bethrough briers and thorns be with thee, and cause they have despised the law of the thou dost dwell among scorpions; be not LORD, and have not kept his commandafraid of their words, nor be dismayed at ments, and their lies caused them to err, their looks, though they be a rebellious house. after the which their fathers have walked : 7. And thou shalt speak my words unto Zeph. 1:6. Them that are turned back from them, whether they will hear, or whether the LORD; and those that have not sought they will forbear: for they are most re- the LORD, nor enquired for him. l-llious. 8. But thou, son of man, hear Mal. 1:6. A son honoureth his father, and what I say unto thee; Be not thou rebellious a servant his master: if then I be a father, like that rebellious house: open thy mouth, where is mine honour? and if I be a master, and eat that I give thee.

where is my fear? saith the LORD of hosts Fzek. 5:6. She hath changed my judg- unto you, O priests, that despise my name. ments into wickedness more than the na- And ye say, Wherein have we despised thy tions, and my statutes more than the coun- name? tries that are round about her: for they have Mal. 3:7. Even from the days of your refused my judgments and my statutes, they fathers ye are gone away from mine ordihave not walked in them.

vs. 1-17.

nances, and have not kept them.· Return

unto me, and I will return unto you, saith Artificial, as an idolatrous practice, forbid the LORD of hosts. But ye said, Wherein den, Lev. 21:5; Deut. 14:1. shall we return?

INSTANCES OF: Elisha, 2 Kin. 2:23. Ileb. 3:16. For some, when they had heard, BALL, playing at, Isa. 22:18. did provoke: howbeit not all that came out BALM, a medicinal balsam, Gen. 37-25 of Egypt by Moses. 17. But with whom was 43:11; Jer. 8:22; 46:11; 51:8; Ezek. 27:17. he grieved forty years? was it not with them BAMAH, a high place, Ezek. 20:29. that had sinned, whose carcases fell in the BAMOTH. A camping place of the Is wilderness? 18. And to whom sware he that raelites, Num. 21:19,20. Called BAMOTH they should not enter into his rest, but to BAAL, a city of Reuben, Josh. 13:17. them that believed not?

BANI. 1. A Gadite, 2 Sam. 23:36. INSTANCES OF ISRAEL'S BACKSLIDING: At 2. A Levite, 1 Chr. 6:46. Meribah, Ex. 17:1-7; when Aaron made the 3. A descendant of Pharez, 1 Chr. 9:4. golden calf, Ex. 32; after Joshua's death, 4. Father of returned exiles, Ezra 2:10; 10 Judg. 2; during Asa's reign, 2 Chr. 15; 29. Called BINNUI, Neh. 7:15. Hezekiah's reign, 2 Chr. 30:2-12.

5. A Levite of the returned exiles, Neh. 3 BAD COMPANY. See COMPANY, EVIL. 17; 8:7; 9:4,5; 10:13; 11:22. BADGER. (R. V., SEAL or PORPOISE.) BANISHMENT, Ezra 7:26. Of Adam Skins of, used for covering of tabernacle, Ex. and Eve, from Eden, Gen. 3:22-24. Of Cain, 25:5; 26:14; 35:7,23; 36:19; 39:34; Num. 4:6,8, to be “a fugitive and vagabond,” Gen. 4:14. 10,11,12,14,25. For shoes, Ezek. 16:10. (R. V., Of Jews, from Rome, Acts 18:2. Of John, ta SEALSKIN.)

Patmos, Rev. 1:9. BAG. See PURSE.

See EXILE. BAGPIPE. (R. V.,) Dan. 3:5.

BANNER. FIGURATIVE: Psa. 20:5 BAHURIM, a village between the fords 60:4; Song 2:4; 6:4; Isa. 13:2. of the Jordan and Jerusalem, 2 Sam. 3:16; See ENSIGN; STANDARD. 16:5; 17:18; 19:16; 1 Kin. 2:8.

BANQUET. See FEASTS. BAIL. See SURETY ; CREDITOR; DEBT ; BAPTISM. JOHN'S: Matt. 3:5. Then DEBTOR.

went out to him Jerusalem, and all Judæa, BAJITH, a place of idolatrous worship and all the region round about Jordan, 6. in Moab, Isa. 15:2.

And were baptized of him in Jordan, confessBAKBAKKAR, a Levite, 1 Chr. 9:15. ing their sins. 7. But when he saw many of

BAKBUK, an ancestor of the Nethinim, the Pharisees and Sadducees come to his Ezra 2:51; Neh. 7:53.

baptism, he said unto them, O generation of BAKBUKIAH, a Levite, Neh. 11:17; vipers, who hath warned you to flee from 12:9,25.

the wrath to come? 8. Bring forth therefore BAKER, 1 Sam. 8:13; Jer. 37:21; Hos. fruits meet for repentance: 11. I indeed bap7:4,6. Pharaoh's chief baker, Gen. 40. tize you with water unto repentance: but he See BREAD.

that cometh after me is mightier than I, whose BALAAM, son of Beor. From Mesopo- shoes I am not worthy to bear: he shall baptamia, Deut. 23:4. A soothsayer, Josh. 13:22. tize you with the Holy Ghost, and with fire: A prophet, Num. 24:2-9; 2 Pet. 2:15,16. Balak 13. Then cometh Jesus from Galilee to Jorsends for, to curse Israel, Num. 22:5-7; Josh. dan unto John, to be baptized of him. 14. 24:9; Neh. 13:2; Mic. 6:5. Anger of, rebuked But John forbad him, saying, I have netal by his ass, Num. 22:22-35; 2 Pet.2:16. Coun- to be baptized of thee, and comest thou to sel of, an occasion of Israel's corruption me? 15. And Jesus answering said unto him, with the Midianites, Num. 31:16; Rev. 2:14, Suffer it to be so now: for thus it becomethi 15. Covetousness of, 2 Pet. 2:15; Jude 11. us to fulfil all righteousness. Then he sufDeath of, Num. 31:8; Josh. 13:22.

fered him. 16. And Jesus, when he was barBALAC. See BALAK.

tized, went up straightway out of the water: BALAH, a city of Simeon, Josh. 19:3. and, lo, the heavens were opened unto him, Called BILHAH, 1 Chr. 4:29.

and he saw the Spirit of God descending like BALAK, king of Moab, Num. 22:4; Josh. a dove, and lighting upon him: Mark 1:8-10; 24:9; Judg. 11:25; Mic. 6:5. Tries to bribe Luke 3:7,8; John 10:40. Balaam to curse Israel, Num. 22:5-7, 15–17. Matt. 21:25. The baptism of John, whence See BALAAM.

was it ? from heaven, or of men? Mark 11:30; BALANCES. Used for weighing, Job Luke 20:4. 31:6; Isa. 40:12, 15; Ezek.5:1. Money weighed Mark 1:4. John did baptize in the wilderwith, Isa. 46:6; Jer. 32:10. Must be just, Lev. ness, and preach the baptism of repentance 19:36; Prov. 16:11; Ezek. 45:10. False bal- for the remission of sins. 5. And there went ance used, Hos. 12:7; Amos 8:5; Mic. 6:11; an out unto him all the land of Judæa, and they abomination, Prov. 11:1; 20:23.

of Jerusalem, and were all baptized of him FIGURATIVE: Job 6:2; 31:6; Psa. 62:9; in the river of Jordan, confessing their sins Isa. 40:12; Dan. 5:27; Rev. 6:5.

Luke 3:12. Then came also publicans to he BALDNESS, Lev. 13:10,41. A judg- baptized, and said unto him, Master, what ment. Isa. 3:24; Jer. 47:5; 48:37; Ezek. 7:18. shall we do? 21. When all the people were bapArtificial, a sign of mourning, Isa. 22:12; Jer. tized, itcame to pass thatJesus also being bap 16:6; Ezek. 27:31; 29:18; Amos. 8:10; Mic. 1:16. I tized, and praying, the heaven was opened.

BAPTISM.

Luke 7:29. All the people that heard him, ordained to be a witness with us of his resurand the publicans, justified God, being bap- rection. tized with the baptism of John. 30. But the Acts 2:38. Peter said unto them, Repent, Pharisees and lawyers rejected the counsel and be baptized every one of you in the name of God against themselves, being not bap- of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and tizzi of him.

ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. John 1:25. And they asked him, and said 41. Then they that gladly received his word unto him, Why baptizest thou then, if thou were baptized : and the same day there were be not that Christ, nor Elias, neither that added unto them about three thousand souls. prophet? 26. John answered them, saying, Acts 8:12. When they believed Philip i baptize with water: but there standeth preaching the things concerning the kingone among you, whom ye know not; 28. dom of God, and the name of Jesus Christ, These things were done in Bethabara beyond they were baptized, both men and women. Jurian, where John was baptizing. 31. I 13. Then Simon himself believed also: and knew him not: but that he should be made when he was baptized, he continued with manifest to Israel, therefore am I come bap- Philip, v. 16. tizing with water. 33. He that sent me to bap 36. And as they went on their way, they tize with water, the same said unto me, came unto a certain water: and the eunuch l'pon whom thou shalt see the Spirit descend- said, See, here is water; what doth hinder ing, and remaining on him, the same is he me to be baptized ? 37. Philip said, If thou which baptizeth with the Holy Ghost. believest with all thine heart, thou mayest. John 3:23. And John also was baptizing in And he answered and said, I believe that Enon, near to Salim, because there was Jesus Christ is the Son of God. 38. And he much water there: and they came, and were commanded the chariot to stand still: and taptized.

they went down both into the water, both Acts 1:5. John truly baptized with water; Philip and the eunuch; and he baptized but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost him. Dut many days hence. 22. Beginning from Acts 9:18. And immediately there fell from the baptism of John, unto that same day that his eyes as it had been scales: and he received he was taken up from us, must one be or- sight forth with, and arose, and was baptized. dained to be a witness with us of his resur Acts 10:46. Then anwered Peter, 47. Can fection.

any man forbid water, that these should not Acts 10:37. That word, I say, ye_know, be baptized, which have received the Holy which was published throughout all Judæa, Ghost as well as we? 48. And he commanded and began from Galilee, after the baptism them to be baptized in the name of the Lord. which John preached;

Acts 16:14. And a certain woman named Acts 11:16. Then remembered I the word Lydia, a seller of purple, of the city of Thyof the Lord, how that he said, John indeed atira, which worshipped God, heard us: baptized with water ; but ye shall be bap- whose heart the Lord opened, that she attized with the Holy Ghost.

tended unto the things which were spoken Acts 19:3. And he said unto them, Unto of Paul. 15. And when she was baptized, what then were ye baptized ? And they said, and her household, she besought us, saying, Unto John's baptism. 4. Then said Paul, If ye have judged me to be faithful to the John verily baptized with the baptism of Lord, come into my house, and abide there. repentance, saying unto the people, that they 33. He took them the same hour of the night, should believe on him which should come and washed their stripes; and was baptized, after him, that is, on Christ Jesus.

he and all his, straightway. CHRISTIAN: Matt. 28:19. Go ye there Acts 18:8. Many of the Corinthians hearing fore, and teach all nations, baptizing them believed, and were baptized. 25. This man in the name of the Father, and of the Son, was instructed in the way of the Lord; and and of the Holy Ghost:

being fervent in the spirit, he spake and Mark 16:16. He that believeth and is bap- taught diligently the things of the Lord, tized shall be saved ;

knowing only the baptism of John, John 3:5. Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I Acts 19:4. Then said Paul, John verily bapsay unto thee, Except a man be born of water tized with the baptism of repentance, saying and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the unto the people, that they should believe on kingdom of God. 22. After these things came him which should come after him, that is, Jesus and his disciples into the land of Judæa; on Christ Jesus. 5. When they heard this, and there he tarried with them, and baptized. they were baptized in the name of the Lord

John 4:1. The Lord knew how the Phari- Jesus. Seps had heard that Jesus made and baptized Acts 22:16. And now why tarriest thou ? more disciples than John, 2. (Though Jesus arise, and be baptized, and wash away thy himself baptized not, but his disciples) sins, calling on the name of the Lord.

Acts 1:5. John truly baptized with water; Rom. 6:3. Know ye not, that so many of but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost us as were baptized into Jesus Christ were not many days hence. 22. Beginning from baptized into his death? 4. Therefore we are the baptism of John, unto that same day buried with him by baptism into death: that that he was taken up from us, must one be like as Christ was raised up from the dead

own name.

by the glory of the Father, even so we also 3:16.) 16. And Jesus, when he was baptized, should walk in newness of life.

went up straightway out of the water: and, 1 Cor. 1:13. Were ye baptized in the name lo, the heavens were opened unto him, and of Paul ? 14. I thank God that I baptized he saw the Spirit of God descending like a none of you, but Crispus and Gaius; 15. Lest dove, and lighting upon him: Luke3:22; John any should say that I had baptized in mine 1:32,33.

16. And I baptized also the Luke 24:49. And, behold, I send the proinhousehold of Stephanas: besides, I know ise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in not whether I baptized any other. 17. For the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach power from on high. the gospel :

John 3:5. Jesus answered, Verily, verily, 1 Cor. 10:1. Moreover, brethren, I would I say unto thee, Except a man be born of not that ye should be ignorant, how that all water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into our fathers were under the cloud, and all the kingdom of God. passed through the sea; 2. And were all bap Acts 1:5. John truly baptized with water; tized unto Moses in the cloud and in the sea; but ye shall be baptized with the Holy Ghost

1 Cor. 12:13. By one Spirit are we all bap- not many days hence. tized into one body, whether we be Jews or Acts 2:1. And when the day of Pentecost Gentiles, whether are be bond or free; and was fully come, they were all with one accord have been all made to drink into one Spirit. in one place. 2. And suddenly there came a

1 Cor. 15:29. What shall they do which are sound from heaven as of a rushing mighty baptized for the dead, if the dead rise not at wind, and it filled all the house where they all? why are they then baptized for the dead? were sitting. 3. And there appeared unti

Gal. 3:27. As many of you as have been them cloven tongues like as of fire, and it sat baptized into Christ have put on Christ. upon each of them. 4. And they were all

Eph. 4:5. One Lord, one faith, one baptism, filled with the Holy Ghost, and began tospeak

Eph. 5:26. That he might sanctify and with other tongues, as the Spirit gave them cleanse it with the washing of water by the utterance. 38. Peter said unto them, Repent, word,

and be baptized every one of you in the name Col. 2:12. Buried with hiin in baptism, of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and wherein also ye are risen with him through ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. the faith of the operation of God, who hath 41. Then they that gladly received his word raised him from the dead.

were baptized : and the same day there were Heb. 6:2. Of the doctrine of baptisms, and added unto them about three thousand souls. of laying on of hands, and of resurrection of Acts 8:15. Who (Peter and John), when the dead, and of eternal judgment.

they were come down, prayed for them, that 1 Pet. 3:18. Christ also hath once suffered they might receive the Holy Ghost: 16. (For for sins, the just for the unjust, that he might as yet he was fallen upon none of them: only bring us to God, being put to death in the they were baptized in the name of the Lord flesh, but quickened by the Spirit: 21. The Jesus.) 17. Then laid they their hands on like figure whereunto even baptism doth also them, and they received the Holy Ghost. now save us (not the putting away of the filth Acts10:38. How Godanointed Jesusof Nazof the flesh, but the answer of a good con- areth with the Holy Ghost and with power: science toward God,) by the resurrection of 44. While Peter yet spake these words, the Jesus Christ :

Holy Ghost fell on all them which heard the OF THE HOLY GHOST: Isa. 41:3. I will word. 45. And they of the circumcision which pour my spirit upon thy seed, and my bless- believed were astonished, as many as came ing upon thine offspring :

with Peter, because that on the Gentiles also Joel 2:28. And it shall come to pass after was poured out the gift of the Holy Ghost. ward, that I will pour out my spirit upon all 47. Can any man forbid water, that these flesh; and your sons and yourdaughters shall should not be baptized, which have received prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, the Holy Ghost as well as we? your young men shall see visions: 29. And Acts 11:15. And as I began to speak, the also upon the servants and upon the hand- Holy Ghost fell on them, as on us at the bemaids in those days will I pour out my spirit.ginning. 16. Then remembered I the word

Zech. 12:10. And I will pour upon the house of the Lord, how that he said, John indeed of David, and upon the inhabitants of Jeru-baptized with water; but ye shall be baptized salem, the spirit of graceandof supplications: with the Holy Ghost. and they shall look upon me whom they have Acts 19:2. He said unto them, Have yerepierced, and they shall mourn for him, as one ceived the Holy Ghost since ye believedi And mourneth for his only son, and shall be in they said unto him, We have not so much as bitterness for him, as one that is in bitterness heard whether there be any Holy Ghost. 6. for his firstborn.

And when Paul had laidhishands upon them, Matt. 3:11. I indeed baptize you with water the Holy Ghost came on them; unto repentance:but hethat cometh after me 1 Cor. 12:13. By one Spirit are we all bapis mightier than I, whose shoes I am not tized into one body, whether we be Jews or worthy to bear: he shall baptize you with the Gentiles, whether we be bond or free; and Holy Ghost, and with fire: (Mark 1:8; Luke have been all made to drink into one Spirit.

BAPTISM.

BATHING. Tit. 3:5. Not by works of righteousness 2:1-11; Isa. 4:1; Luke 1:25. Miraculously which we have done, but according to his removed, Instances of: Sarai, Gen. 17:15-21; merty he saved us, by the washing of regen- Rebecca, Gen. 25:21; Manoah's wife, Judg. eration, and renewing of the Holy Ghost; 6. 13; Hannah, 1 Sam. 1:6–20; Elisabeth, Luke Which he shed on us abundantly through Je- 1:5-25. Sent as a judgment, Gen. 20:17,18. sus Christ our Saviour;

See CHILDLESSNESS. 1 Pet. 3:20. Which sometime were disobe- BARSABAS. 1. Surname of Joseph, dient, when once the longsuffering of God Acts 1:23. waited in the days of Noah, while the ark was 2. Judas, Acts 15:22. a preparing, wherein few, that is, eight souls BARTER. See COMMERCE. were saved by water. 21. The like figure BARTHOLOMEW, one of the apos: whereunto eren baptism doth also now save tles, Matt.10:3; Mark 3:18; Luke 6:14; Acts 1:13. us (not the putting away of the filth of the BARTIMEUS, a blind man, Mark 10:16-flesh, but the answer of a good conscience 52; Matt. 20:29–34; Luke 18:35-43. toward God,) by the resurrection of Jesus BARUCH. 1. An amanuensis of Jere. Christ:

miah, Jer. 32:12-16; 36:1-32; 43:3-6; 45:1,2. See HOLY SPIRIT.

2. Son of Labai, Neh. 3:20; 10:6. BARABBAS, a prisoner released by Pi. 3. A descendant of Pharez, Neh. 11:5. late, Matt. 27:16-26; Mark 15:7-15; Luke BARZILLAI. 1. A friend of David, 2 23:18-25; John 18:40; Acts 3:14.

Sam. 17:27-29; 19:31-39; 1 Kin. 2:7; Ezra. BARACHEL, father of Elihu, Job 32:2,6. 2:61; Neh. 7:63.

BARACHIAH. Called also BERECHIAH, 2. Father of Adriel, 2 Sam. 21:8. atherof Zechariah, Zech. 1:1,7. Called BARA- 3. A priest, Ezra 2:61; Neh. 7:63. CHIAS in Matt. 23:35.

BASHAN. A region E. of the Jordan BARAK, a judge in Israel, Judg. 4; 5; and N. of Arnon, Gen. 14:5. Og, king Heb. 11:32.

of, Josh. 13:12. Allotted to the two and one BARBARIAN, a foreigner, Acts 28:2-4; half tribes, which had their possession E. Rom. 1:14; 1 Cor. 14:11; Col. 3:11.

of the Jordan, Num. 32:33; Deut. 3:10-14; See STRANGER.

Josh. 12:4-6; 13:29-31; 17:1. Invaded and BARBER, Ezek. 5:1.

taken by Hazael, king of Syria, 2 Kin. 10: BARIAH, son of Shechaniah, 1 Chr. 3:22. 32,33. Retaken by Jehoash, 2 Kin. 13:25. BAR-JESUS, a false prophet, Acts 13:6. Fertility and productiveness of, Isa. 33:9;

BAR-JONA, surname of Peter, Matt. Jer, 50:19; Nah. 1:4. Forests of, famous, 16:17.

Isa. 2:13; Ezek. 27:6; Zech. 11.2. Distin. BARKOS, a Jew whose descendants re- guished for its fine cattle, Deut. 32:14; Psa. turned from exile, Ezra 2:53; Neh. 7:55. 22:12; Ezek. 39:18; Amos 4:1; Mic. 7:14.

BARLEY. A product of Egypt, Ex. 9:31; See ARGOB; ASHTAROTH; EDREI; JAIR. Palestine, Deut. 8:8; 1 Chr. 11:13; Jer. 41:8. BASHAN-HAVOTH-JAIR, a name Fed to horses, 1 Kin. 4:28. Used in offerings, given to Argob, Deut. 3:14. Num. 5:15; Ezek. 45:15. Traffic in, 2 Chr. BASHEMATH, wife of Esau, Gen. 26. 2:10; Hos. 3:2. Tribute in, 2 Chr. 27:5. Priests 34; 36:3,4,10,13,17. estimated value of, Lev. 27:16; 2 Kin. 7:1; BASIN. Made of gold, 1 Kin. 7:50; 1 Chr Rev. 6:6. Absalom burns Joab's field of, 28:17; 2 Chr. 4:8,22; Ezra 1:10; 8:27; of brass 2 Sam. 14:30.

Ex. 27:3; 38:3; 1 Kin. 7:45. Loaves of, John 6:9,13.

See TABERNACLE, FURNITURE OF. BARN, 2 Kin. 6:27; Job 39:12; Prov. 3:10; BASKET, Gen. 40:16,17; Ex. 29:3,23,32; Joel 1:17; Hag. 2:19; Matt. 6:26; 13:30; Luke Lev. 8:2; Num. 6:15; Deut. 26:2; 28:5,17; 2 12:18,24.

Kin. 10:7. Received the fragments after the See GARNER.

miracles of the loaves, Matt. 14:20; 15:37; 16: BARNABAS, called also JOSES. A 9,10. Paul let down from the wall in, Acts prophet, Acts 13:1. Anapostle, Acts 14:14. A 9:25; 2 Cor. 11:33. Levite who gave his possessions to be owned BASMATH, daughter of Solomon, 1 in common with other disciples, Acts 4:36,37. Kin. 4:15. troes to Antioch to find Paul, brings him to BASON. See BASIN. Antioch, Acts 9:25-27. Accompanies Paul to BASTARD, excluded from the congre: Jerusalem, Acts 11:30. Returns with Paul to gation, Deut. 23:2. Antioch, Acts 12:25. Goes with Paul to Se- INSTANCES OF: Ishmael, Gen. 16:3,15; leucia, Acts 13; to Iconium, Acts 14:1-7. Gal. 4:22; Moab and Ammon, Gen. 19:36,37; Called Jupiter, Acts 14:12–18. Goes to Derbe, Jephthah, Judg. 11:1; David's child by Bath · Acts 14:20. Is sent as a commissioner to Je- sheba, 2 Sam. 11:2-5. rusalem, Acts 15; Gal. 2:1-9. Disaffected FIGURATIVE: Zech. 9:6; Heb. 12:8. towards Paul, Acts 15:36-39. Is reconciled BAT, Lev. 11:19; Deut. 14:18; Isa. 2:20. to Paul, 1 Cor. 9:6. Piety of, Acts 11:24. De- BATH, a Hebrew measure for liquids votion of, to Jesus, Acts 15:26.

containing about eight gallons, three quarts, BARREL, an earthen jar, 1 Kin. 17:12, 1 Kin. 7:26,38; Ezra 7:22; Isa. 5:10; Ezek. 45: 14.16; 18:33

10,11,14. BARRENNESS, sterility of women. BATHING. See ABLUTION; PURIFICA A reproach, Gen. 30:22,23; °1 Sam. 1:6,7; TION.

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