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alabaster, Matt. 26:7; Mark 14:3; Luke 5:11; Psa. 81:16; manna, Num. 11:8; meal, 1 7:37.

Kin. 17:12; barley, Judg. 7:13. BOXING. FIGURATIVE, 1 Cor. 9:26

How PREPARED : Mixed with oil, Ex. 29:2, (R. V.).

23; honey, Ex. 16:31; with leaven, or ferment, BOX TREE, Isa. 41:19; 60:13.

see leavened, in paragraph above, also see BOZEZ, a rock near Gibeah, 1 Sam. 14:4. LEAVEN, Kneaded, Gen. 18:6; Ex. 8:3: 12:34;

BOZKATH, a city of Judah, Josh. 15: 1 Sam. 28:24; 2 Sam. 13:8; 7:18; Hos. 7:4. 39; 2 Kin. 22:1..

Made into loaves, 1 Sam. 10.3: 17:17; 25:18; BOZRAH. 1. A city of Edom, Gen. 36: 1 Kin. 14:3; Mark 8:14; cakes, 2 Sam. 6:19; 1 33. Sheep of, Mic. 2:12. Prophecies concern- Kin. 17:12; wafers, Ex. 16:21; 29:23; cracknels, ing, Isa. 34:6; 63:1; Jer. 49:13,22; Amos 1:12. 1 Kin. 14:3. Baked in ovens, Ex. 8:3; Lev. 2. A town of Moab, Jer. 48:24.

2:4; 7:9; 11:35; 26:26: Hos. 7:4; in pans, Lev. BRACELET. Present of, Gen. 24:22. 2:5,7; 2 Sam. 13:6-9. on hearths, Gen. 18:6; Worn by women, Gen. 24:30; Isa. 3:19; by on coals, 1 Kin. 19:6; Isa. 44:19; John 21:9; men, Gen. 38:18,25. Dedicated to the taber-coals of dung, Ezek. 4:12, 15. nacle, Ex. 35:22; Num. 31:50. Taken as spoils, Made by men, Gen. 40:2; women, Lev. 26:26; Num. 31:50; 2 Sam. 1:10.

1 Sam. 8:13, Jer. 7:18. Traffic in, Jer. 37:21; FIGURATIVE: Ezek. 16:11.

Mark 6:37. BRAMBLE, Isa. 34:13; Luke 6:44. Al- SACRIFICED, Lev. 21:6,8,17,21,22; 22:25; 1 legory of, Judg. 9:14,15.

Sam. 2:36; 2 Kin. 23:9. By idolaters, Jer, 7:18; BRANCH, FIGURATIVE: Prov. 11:28; 44:19. Hos. 14:S; Isa. 60:21; John 15:2–5. Pruning See SHEWBREAD; OFFERINGS. of, Isa. 18:5; Dan. 4:14; John 15:6; Rom. 11: FIGURATIVE: Isa. 55:2; 1 Cor. 10:17; 2 17,21. Fruitless, cut off, John 15:2,6. A Cor. 9:10. Christ, John 6:32–35. title of Christ, Psa. 80:15; Isa. 4:2; 11:1; Jer. SYMBOLICAL: Of the body of Christ, 23:5; 33:15; Zech. 3:8; 6:12. Symbolic name Matt. 26:26; Acts 20:7; 1 Cor. 11:23, 24. of Joshua, Zech. 6:12.

BREASTPLATE. 1. For high priest, See GRAFTING.

Ex. 25:7. Directions for the making of, Ex. BRASS, or more probably COPPER. 28:15-30. Made by Bezaleel, Ex._39:8,21. Smelted, Ezek. 22:20; Job 28:2. A mineral Freewill offering of materials for, Ex. 35:9, of Canaan, Deut. 8:9; Josh. 22:8; of Syria, 2 27. Worn by Aaron, Ex. 29:5; Lev. 8:8. Sam. 8:8. Tyrians traded in, Ezek. 27:13. 2. Armor for soldiers, Rev. 9:9,17. Abundance of, for the temple, 1 Kin. 7:47; 1 FIGURATIVE: Isa. 59:17. For he put on Chr. 22:14. Articles made of: altar, vessels, righteousness as a breastplate, and an helmet and other articles of the tabernacle and of salvation upon his head; temple, Ex. 38:28–31; 1 Kin. 7:14–47; Ezra 8: Eph. 6:14. Stand therefore, having your 27; cymbals, 1 Chr. 15:19; trumpets, 1 Cor. loins girt about with truth, and having on 13:1; armor, 1 Sam. 17:5,6; 2 Chr. 12:10; the breastplate of righteousness; bows, see Bows; fetters, Judg. 16:21; 2 Kin. 1 Thess. 5:8. But let us, who are of the day, 25:7; gates, Psa. 107:16; Isa. 45:2; bars, 1 Kin. be sober, putting on the breastplate of faith 4:13; idols, Dan. 5:4; Rev. 9:20; mirrors, Ex. and love; and for an helmet the hope of sal38:8; household vessels, Mark 7:4; money, vation. Matt. 10:9; Mark 12:41 (marg.).

BREATH. Of life, Gen. 2:7; 7:22; Acts Workers in: Tubal-cain, Gen. 4:22; Hiram, 17:25. Of God, 2 Sam. 22:16; Job 4:9; 15:30; 1 Kin. 7:14; Alexander, 2 Tim. 4:14.

33:4; 37:10; Psa. 18:15; 33:6; Isa. 30:33. See BRAZIER; COPPER; MOLDING.

FIGURATIVE: Ezek. 37:9. FIGURATIVE: Lev. 26:19; Deut. 33:25; Isa. BREECHES, for the priests, Ex. 28:42; 48:4; Jer. 1:18; Ezek. 1:7; Dan. 2:32,39; 7:19; 39:28; Lev. 6:10; 16:4; Ezek. 44:18. 10:6; Zech. 6:1; Rev. 1:15.

BRIBERY. Ex. 23:8. And thoushalttake BRAVERY. See BOLDNESS; COURAGE. no gift: for the gift blindeth the wise, and BRAY, to pound, Prov. 27:22.

perverteth the words of the righteous. BRAZEN SEA. See LAVER.

Deut. 16:18. Judges and officers shalt thou BRAZEN SERPENT. Made by Moses make thee in all thy gates, which the LORD for the healing of the Israelites. Num. 21:9. thy God giveth thee, throughout thy tribes : Worshiped by Israelites, 2 Kin. 18:4. A and they shall judge the people with just symbol of Christ, John 3:14,15.

judgment. 19. Thou shalt not wrest judgBRAZIER. 1. An artificer in brass and ment; thou shalt not respect persons, neither copper, Gen. 4:22; 2 Tim. 4:14.

take a gift: for a gift doth blind the eyes of 2. A utensil used for warming houses, Jer. the wise, and pervert the words of the right36:22-24.

BREAD. Called the STAFF OF LIFE, Ezek. Deut. 27:25. Cursed be he that taketh re4:16; 5:16; 14:13.

ward to slay an innocent person. KINDS OF: Bread of affliction, 1 Kin. 22:27; 1 Sam. 8:1. And it came to pass, when Psa. 127:2; Hos. 9:4; Isa. 30:20; leavened, Lev. Samuel was old, that he made his sons 7:13; 23:17; Hos. 7:4; Amos 4:5; Matt. 13:33; judges over Israel. 3. And his sons unleavened, Gen. 19:3; Ex. 29:2; Judg. 6:19; walked not in his ways, but turned aside 1 Sam. 28:24.

after lucre, and took bribes, and perverted Made of wheat flour, Ex. 29:2; 1 Kin. 4:22; 1 judgment


Job 15:34. Fire shall consume the taber-gressions and your mighty sins: they afflict pacles of bribery.

the just, they take a bribe, and they turn Psa. 26:9. Gather not my soul with sinners, aside the poor in the gate from their right. nor my life with bloody men: 10. In whose Mic, 7:3. That they may do evil with both hands is mischief, and their right hand is full hands earnestly, the prince asketh, and the of bribes.

judge asketh for a reward ; Prov. 15:27. He that is greedy of gain INSTANCES OF: Delilah, Judg. 16:5. Samtroubleth his own house; but he that hateth uel's sons. See above. The false prophet, gifts shall live.

Shemaiah, Neh. 6:10-13. Ben-hadad, 1 Kin. Prov. 17:8. A gift is as a precious stone in 15:19. Haman bribes Ahasuerus to destroy the eyes of him that hath it: whithersoever the Jews, Esth. 3:9. Chief priests bribe it turneth, it prospereth. 23. A wicked man Judas, Matt. 26:15; 27:3-9; Mark 14:11; Luke taketh a gift out of the bosom to pervert the 22:5. Soldiers bribed to declare that the disways of judgment.

ciples stole the body of Jesus, Matt. 28:12-15. Prov. 18:16. A man's gift maketh room for Felix seeks a bribe from Paul, Acts 24:26. him, and bringeth him before great men, BRICK. Used in building: Babel, Gen.

Prov. 21:14. A gift in secret pacifieth an- 11:3; cities in Egypt, Ex. 1:11,14; houses, ger: and a reward in the bosom strong wrath. Isa. 9:10; altars, Isa. 65:3. Made by Israel

Prov. 25:14. Whoso boasteth himself of a ites, Ex. 5:7-19; 2 Sam. 12:31; Jer. 43:9; Nah. false gift is like clouds and wind without 3:14. rain.

BRICK-KILN, Jer. 43:9; Nah. 3:14. Prov. 28:21. To have respect of persons is Captives tortured in, 2 Sam. 12:31. not good: for for a piece of bread that man BRIDE. Ornaments of, Isa. 49:18; 61:10; will transgress.

Jer. 2:32; Rev. 21:2. Presents to, Gen. 24:53. Prov. 29:4. The king by judgment estab- Maids of, Gen. 24:59,61; 29:24,29. lisheth the land: but he that receiveth gifts FIGURATIVE: Psa. 45:10–17; Ezek. 16:8overthroweth it.

14; Rev. 19:7,8; 21:2,9; 22:17. Eccl. 7:7. A gift destroyeth the heart. BRIDEGROOM. Ornaments of, Isa. Isa. 1:23. Thy princes are rebellious, and 61:10. Exempt from military duty, Deut. companions of thieves: everyone loveth gifts, 24:5. Companions of, Judg. 14:11. Joy with, and followeth after rewards: they judge not Matt. 9:15; Mark 2:19,20; Luke 5:34,35. the fatherless, neither doth the cause of the Parable of, Matt. 25:1-13. Song of, Song widow come unto them.

4:7-16. Isa. 5:22. Woe unto them that are mighty FIGURATIVE: Ezek, 16:8-14. to drink wine, and men of strength to min- BRIDLE, Psa. 32:9; Prov. 26:3; Rev. gle strong drink: 23. Which justify the 14:20. wicked for reward, and take away the right- FIGURATIVE: 2 Kin. 19:28; Psa. 39:1; Jas. eousness of the righteous from him!

1:26. Isa. 33:15. He that walketh righteously,and See Bit. speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the BRIER. FIGURATIVE: Isa, 5:6; 55:13; gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands Ezek. 2:6; 28:24. from holding of bribes, that stoppeth his ears BRIGANDINE, a coat of mail, Jer. 46: from hearing of blood, and shutteth his eyes 4; 51:3. from seeing evil; 16. He shall dwell on high: BRIMSTONE, Fire and, rained upon his place of defence shall be the munitions Sodom, Gen. 19:24; Luke 17:29. In Palesof rocks: bread shall be given him; his tine, Deut. 29:23. waters shall be sure.

FIGURATIVE: Job. 18:15: Psa. 11:6; Isa. Ezek. 13:19. And will ye pollute me among 30:33; Ezek. 38:22; Rev. 9:17,18; 14:10; 19:20; my people for handfuls of barley and for 21:8. pieces of bread, to slay the souls that should BROOK. See RIVER. not die, and to save the souls alive that should BROTH, Judg. 6:19,20; 2 Kin. 4:38; Isa. not live, by your lying to my people that 65:4. Symbolical, Ezek. 24:5. hear your lies?

BROTHEL. See High PLACE. Ezek. 22:12. In thee have they taken gifts BROTHER. Signifies a relative, Gen. to shed blood; thou hast taken usury and in- 14:16; 29:12; neighbor, Deut. 23:7; Judg: 21: crease, and thou hast greedily gained of thy 6; Neh. 5:7; any Israelite, Jer. 34:9; Obad. neighbours by extortion, and hast forgotten 10; mankind, Gen. 9:3; Matt. 18:35; 1 John me, saith the Lord God. 13. Behold, there- 3:15; companion, 2 Sam. 1:20; 1 Kin. 13:30; fore I have smitten mine hand at thy dis- 20:33. Love of, Prov. 17:17; 18:21; Song 8:1. honest gain which thou hast made, and at Unfaithful, Prov. 27:10. Reuben's love for thy blood which hath been in the midst of Joseph, Gen. 37:21,22. Joseph's, for his thee.

brethren, Gen. 43:30--34; 45:1-5; 50:19-25. Amos 2:6. Thus saith the LORD; For three A fraternal epithet, especially among Christransgressions of Israel, and for four, I will tians. Instituted by Christ, Matt. 12:50; 25: not turn away the punoshment thereof; be- 40; Heb. 2:11,12. Used by disciples, Acts cause they sold the righteous for silver, and 9:17; 21:20; Rom. 16:23; 1 Cor. 7:12; 2 Cor. the poor for a pair of shoes ;

2:13; Peter, 1 Pet. 1:22. Used among the Amos 5:12. ForIknow yourmanifoldtrans-Israelites, Lev. 19:17; Deut. 22:1-4.


Brother's widow, law concerning Levirate Lack of, a disgrace, 2 Kin. 9:10; Prov. 30: marriage of, Deut. 25:5-10; Matt. 22:24; Mark 17; Jer. 16:4; 22:19; Ezek. 39:15. Directions 12:19; Luke 20:28.

given about, before death, by Jacob, Gen. BROTHERLY KINDNESS. See 49:29, 30; Joseph, Gen. 50:25. Burial of Gog, BROTHER ; CHARITABLENESS; FELLOWSHIP; (multitude) requiring 7 months, Ezek. 39: FRATERNITY; FRIENDSHIP; LOVE.

12,13. BUCKET, 24:7; Isa. 40:15.


Gen. 23; 25:9. Prepared by Jacob, Gen. BUILDER, of the tabernacle. See BE- 50:5; Asa, 2 Chr. 16:14; Joseph, Matt. 27:60. ZALEEL ; MASTER WORKMAN.

On hills, 2 Kin. 23:16; Josh. 24:33. In valFIGURATIVE: Psa. 118:22; Matt. 21:42; leys, Jer. 7:32. Acts 4:11; 1 Pet. 2:7; Heb. 11:10.

Family, Gen. 47:30; 49:29; Acts 7:16. Of See CARPENTER.

kings, 1 Kin. 2:10; 2 Chr. 32:33; a place of BUILDING. FIGURATIVE: 2 Cor. 5:1. honor, 2 Chr. 24:16, 25; 21:20. For poor and BUKKI. 1. Son of Abishua, 1 Chr. 6:5, strangers, Jer. 26:23; Matt. 27:7. 51; Ezra 7:4.

Tombs : In houses, 1 Sam. 25:1; 1 Kin. 2:34; 2. A prince of Dan, Num. 34:22.

in gardens, 2 Kin. 21:18,26; John 19:41; in BUKKIAH, a Levite, 1 Chr. 25:4,13. caves, Gen. 23:9; under trees, Deborah's, BUL, the eighth month (November). Gen. 35:8; King Saul's, 1 Sam. 31:13. The temple completed in, 1 Kin. 6:38. Jero- Closed with stones, Matt. 27:60,66; John boam institutes an idolatrous feast in, to 11:38; 20:1. Sealed, Matt. 27:66. Marked correspond with the Feast of Tabernacles, 1 with pillars, Rachel's, Gen. 35:20, and inKin, 12:32,33; 1 Chr. 27:11.

scriptions, 2 Kin. 23:17. Painted and garBULL, wild, caught in nets, Isa. 51:20. nished, Matt. 23:27, 29. With shelves, Isa. Blood of, in sacrifice, Heb. 9:13; 10:4. 14:15. Demoniacs dwelt in, Matt. 8:28. Any See BULLOCK; OFFERINGS.

who touched, were unclean, Num. 19:16,18; BULLOCK, OR OX (Synonymous terms Isa. 65:4. Refused to the dead, Rev. 11:9. in A. V.). Uses of: For sacrifice, Ex. 29:3, Robbed, Jer. 8:1. 10-14,36; Lev. 4:8,16; Num. 7:87,88; 28:11- See CREMATION; DEAD, THE; DEATH; EL31; 29; plowing, 1 Sam. 14:14; 1 Kin. 19:19; EGY; GRAVE; MOURNING. Prov. 14:4; Isa. 32:20; Jer. 31:18; treading FIGURATIVE: Isa. 22:16; Rom. 6:4; Col. out corn, Deut. 25:4; with wagons, Num. 2:12. 7:3-8; 2 Sam. 6:3-6.

BURNING, as a punishment. See PunLaws concerning: Trespass by, Ex. 21:2836; theft of, Ex. 22:1-10; rest for, Ex. 23:12; BURNING BUSH, Ex, 3:2-5; Acts 7:30. not to be muzzled, when treading grain, BURNT OFFERING. See OFFERINGS, Deut. 25:4; 1 Cor. 9:9; 1 Tim. 5:18; not to be BURNT. yoked with an ass, Deut. 22:10.

BUSH, BURNING. See BURNING BUSH. Twelve brazen, under the molten sea in BUSHEL, about one peck, Matt. 5:15; Solomon's temple, 1 Kin. 7:25; 2 Chr. 4:4; Mark, 4:21; Luke 11:33. Jer, 52:20.

BUSYBODY. Lev. 19:16. Thou shalt See BULL; CATTLE.

not go up and down as a talebearer among SYMBOLICAL: Ezek. 1:10; Rev. 4:7.

thy people: neither shalt thou stand against BULRUSH (papyrus, R. V.), Moses' ark the blood of thy neighbour: I am the LORD. of, Ex. 2:3. Boats made of, Isa. 18:2.

Prov. 20:3. It is an honour for a man to FIGURATIVE: Isa. 58:5.

cease from strife: but every fool will be BULWARK, Deut. 20:20; 2 Chr. 26:15; meddling. Eccl. 9:14.

2 Thess. 3:11. For we hear that there are FIGURATIVE: Psa. 48:13; Isa. 26:1. some which walk among you disorderly, BUNAH, son of Jerahmeel, 1 Chr. 2:25. working not at all, but are busy bodies. 12.

BUNNI. 1. A Levite, a teacher with Now them that are such we command and Ezra, Neh. 9:4.

exhort by our Lord Jesus Christ that with 2. Ancestor of Shemaiah, Neh. 11:15. quietness they work, and eat their own 3. A family of Jews, Neh. 10:15.

bread. BURDEN. FIGURATIVE: Of oppres- 1 Tim. 5:13. And withal they learn to be sions, Isa. 58:6; Matt. 23:4; Luke 11:16; Gal. idle, wandering about from house to house; 6:2. Of the prophetic message, Isa. 13:1; 15:1; and not only idle, but tattlers also and busy17:1; 19:1.

bodies, speaking things which they ought BURGLARY. See THEFT.

not. BURIAL. Rites of, Jer. 34:5. Soon after 1 Pet. 4:15. But let none of you suffer as death, Deut. 21:23; Josh. 8:29; John 19:38–42; a murderer, or as a thief, or as an evil Acts 5:9,10. With spices, 2 Chr. 16:14; Mark doer, or as a busybody in other men's 16:1; Luke 23:56. Bier used at, 2 Sam. 3:31; matters. Luke 7:14. Attended by relatives and friends: See TALEBEARER; SPEAKING, EVIL. Of Jacob, Gen. 50:5-9; Abner, 2 Sam. 3:31; BUTLER. Pharaoh's, imprisoned and child of Jeroboam, 1 Kin. 14:13; the son of released, Gen. 40; 1 Kin. 10:5; 2 Chr. 9:4; the widow of Nain, Luke 7:12, 13; Stephen, Neh. 1:11; 2:1. Acts 8:2.

BUTTER, Gen. 18:8; Deut. 32:14; Judg

5:25; 2 Sam. 17:29; Job. 20:17; Isa. 7:15,22. Made by churning, Prov. 30:33.

BUZ. 1. Son of Nahor, Gen. 22:21. 2. Father of Jahdo, 1 Chr. 5:14. BUZZI, father of Ezekiel, Ezek. 1:3.


CAB, a dry measure containing about Beth-lehem, 1 Chr. 2:24. one quart, 2 Kin. 6:25. See MEASURE.

CABBON, a place in Judah, Josh. 15:40. CABINET, heads of departments in government. David's, 2 Sam. 8:15-18; 15:12; 223-26; 1 Chr. 27:32-34; Solomon's, 1 Kin. 4:1-7; Hezekiah's, Isa. 36:3: Artaxerxes', Ezra


See COUNSELLOR; MINISTER, PRIME. CABUL. 1. A city in the N. of Palestine, Josh. 19:27.

2. Name given by Hiram to certain cities in Galilee, 1 Kin. 9:13.


1. AUGUSTUS, Luke 2:1. 2. TIBERIUS, Luke 3:1; 20:22. 3. CLAUDIUS, Acts 11:28. 4. NERO, Phil. 4:22. CESAREA. A seaport in Palestine. Home of Philip, Acts 8:40; 21:8; Cornelius, the centurion, Acts 10:1,21; Herod, Acts 12: 19 23; Felix, Acts 23:23,24. Paul conveyed to, by the disciples to save him from his enemies, Acts 9:30; by Roman soldiers to be tried by Felix, Acts 23:23–35.

CESAREA PHILIPPI, a city in the N. of Palestine; visited by Jesus, Matt. 16: 13; Mark 8:27; Luke 9:18. CAGE, for birds, unclean, Jer. 5:27; Rev. 18:2. CAIAPHAS. High priest, Luke 3:2; sonin-law of Annas, John 18:13. Prophesies concerning Jesus, John 11:49-51; 18:14. Jesus tried before, Matt. 26:2,3,57,63-65; John 18: 24.28. Peter and other disciples accused before, Acts 4:1-22.

port, Num. 13:26-30; 14:6-9. Assists in dividing Canaan, Num. 34:19. Life of, miraculously saved, Num. 14:10-12. Leader of the Israelites after Joshua's death, Judg. 1:11,12. Age of, Josh. 14:7-10. Inheritance of, Josh. 14:6-15; 15:13-16. Descendants of, 1 Chr. 4:15.

CALAMUS. A sweet cane of Palestine, Song 4:14; Ezek. 27:19. An ingredient of the holy ointment, Ex. 30:23; Isa. 43:24. Commerce in, Jer. 6:20, Ezek 27:19.

CALEB-EPHRATAH, a place near

CALCOL, son of Zerah, 1 Chr. 2:6. CALDRON, in the tabernacle, 1 Sam. 2:14; temple, 2 Chr. 35:13; Jer. 52:18,19. FIGURATIVE: Ezek. 11:3-11.

CALF. Offered in sacrifice, Mic. 6:6. Golden, made by Aaron, Ex. 32; Deut. 9:16; Neh. 9:18; Psa. 106:19; Acts 7:41.

Images of, set up in Beth-el and Dan by Jeroboam, 1 Kin. 12:28-33; 2 Kin. 10:29. Worshiped by Jehu, 2 Kin. 10:29. Prophecies against the golden calves at Beth-el, 1 Kin. 13:1-5,32; Jer. 48:13; Hos. 8:5,6; 10:5,6, 15; 13:2; Amos 3:14; 4:4; 8:14. Altars of, destroyed, 2 Kin. 23:4,15–20.

"Calves of the lips," a metaphor signifying worship, Hos. 14:2.

CALKERS, Ezek. 27:9.27.

Partakers of, justified, Rom. 8:30; walk worthy of, Eph. 4:1; 2 Thess. 1:11; blessed

CAIN. 1. Son of Adam, Gen. 4:1. Jeal-ness of receiving, Rev. 19:9; is to be made ousy and crime of, Gen. 4:3-15; Heb. 11:4; 1 sure, 2 Pet. 1:10; praise God for, 1 Pet. 2:9; John 3:12; Jude 11. Sojourns in the land of illustrated, Prov. 8:3,4; Matt. 23:3-9. Nod, Gen. 4:16. Children and descendants of, Gen. 4:17, 18.

2. A city of Judah, Josh. 15:57. CAINAN. 1. Called also KENAN. Son of Enos, Gen. 5:9-15; 1 Chr. 1:2; Luke 3:37. 2. Son of Arphaxad, Luke 3:36. CALAH, an ancient city of Assyria, Gen. 10:11.12.

Rejection of, leads to judicial blindness, Isa. 6:9, with Acts 28:24-27; Rom. 11:8-10; delusion, Isa. 66:4; 2 Thess. 2:10,11; withdrawal of the means of grace, Jer. 26:4-6; Acts 13:46; 18:6; Rev. 2:5; temporal judg ments, Isa. 28:12; Jer. 6:16,19; 35:17; Zech. 7: 12-14; rejection by God, Prov. 1:24-32; Jer. 6:19.30; condemnation, John 12:48; Heb. 2: 1-3; 12:25; destruction, Prov. 29:1; Matt. 22: 3-7.-Bible Text-Book.

CALL, PERSONAL: By Christ, Isa. 55:5; Rom. 1:6; by his Spirit, Rev. 22:17; by his works, Psa. 19:2,3; Rom. 1:20; by his ministers, Jer. 35:15; 2 Cor. 5:20; by his gospel, 2 Thess. 2:14. Is from darkness to light, i Pet. 2:9. Addressed to all, Isa. 45:22; Matt. 20:16. Most reject, Prov. 1:24: Matt 20:16. Effectual to saints, Psa. 110:3; Acts 13:48; 1 Cor. 1:24. Not to many wise, 1 Cor. 1:26.

To saints, is of grace, Gal. 1:6; 2 Tim. 1:9; according to the purpose of God, Rom. 8:28; 9:11,23,24, without repentance, Rom. 11:20; high, Phil. 3:14; holy, 2 Tim. 1:9; heavenly, Heb. 3:1; to fellowship with Christ, 1 Cor. 1:9; to holiness, 1 Thess. 4:7: to a prize, Phil. 3:14; to liberty, Gal. 5:13; to peace, 1 Cor. 7:15; Col. 3:15; to glory and virtue, 2 Pet. 1:3; to the eternal glory of Christ, 2 Thess. 2:14; 1 Pet. 5:10; to eternal life, 1 Tim. 6:12.


TO SPECIAL RELIGIOUS DUTY: ABRAHAM, Gen. 12:1. Now the LORD had said unto Abram, Get thee out of thy country, and from thy kindred, and from thy father's house, unto a land that I will shew thee: 2. And I will make of thee a great nation, and I will bless thee, and make thy name great ; and thou shalt be a blessing: 3. And I will bless them that bless thee, and curse him that curseth thee : and in thee shall all families of the earth be blessed.

CALEB. One of the two survivors of the Israelites permitted to enter the land of promise, Num. 14:30,38; 26:63-65; 32:11-13; Deut. 1:34-36; Josh. 14:6-15. Sent to Canaan as a spy, Num. 13:6. Brings favorable re

Isa. 51:2. Look unto Abraham your father, Aaron the Levite thy brother? I know that and unto Sarah that bare you: for I called he can speak well. And also, behold, he him alone, and blessed him, and increased cometh forth to meet thee: and when he him.

seeth thee, he will be glad in his heart. 15. Heb. 11:8. By faith Abraham, when he And thou shalt speak unto him, and put was called to go out into a place which he words in his mouth: and I will be with should after receive for an inheritance, thy mouth, and with his mouth, and will obeyed;

teach you what ye shall do. 16. And he MOSES: Ex. 3:2. And the angel of the LORD shall be thy spokesman unto the people: appeared unto him in a flame of fire out of and he shall be, even he shall be to thee inthe midst of a bush: and he looked, and, be- stead of a mouth, and thou shalt be to him hold, the bush burned with fire, and the instead of God. bush was not consumed. 4. And when the Psa. 105:26. He sent Moses his servant; LORD saw that he turned aside to see, God and Aaron whom he had chosen. called unto him out of the midst of the bush, Acts 7:34. I have seen, I have seen the afand said, Moses, Moses. And he said, Here fliction of my people which is in Egypt, and am I. 10. Come now therefore, and I will I have heard their groaning, and am come send thee unto Pharaoh, that thou mayest down to deliver them. And now come, I bring forth my people the children of Israel will send thee into Egypt. 35. This Moses out of Egypt.

whom they refused, saying, Who made thee Ex. 4:1. And Moses answered and said, a ruler and a judge? the same did God send But, behold, they will not believe me, nor to be a ruler and a deliverer by the hand of hearken unto my voice: for they will say, the angel which appeared to him in the The LORD hath not appeared unto thee. 2. bush. And the LORD said unto him, What is that AARON AND HIS SONS: Ex. 4:14-16, see in thine hand? And he said, A rod. 3. And above, and Psa. 105:26. he said, Cast it on the ground. And he cast Ex. 28:1. And take thou unto thee Aaron it on the ground, and it became a serpent; thy brother, and his sons with him, from and Moses fled from before it. 4. And the among the children of Israel, that he may Lord said unto Moses, Put forth thine hand, minister unto me in the priest's office, ei en and take it by the tail. And he put forth Aaron, Nadab and Abihu, Eleazar and his hand, and caught it, and it became a rod Ithamar, Aaron's sons. in his hand: 5. That they may believe that Heb. 5:4. And no man taketh this honour the LORD God of their fathers, the God of unto himself, but he that is called of God as Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of was Aaron. Jacob, hath appeared unto thee. 6. And JOSHUA: Num. 27:18. And the LORD said the LORD said furthermore unto him, Put unto Moses, Take thee Joshua the son of now thine hand into thy bosom. And he Nun, a man in whom is the spirit, and lay put his hand into his bosom: and when he thine hand upon him; 19. And set him betook it out, behold, his hand was leprous as fore Eleazar the priest, and before all the

7. And he said, Put thine hand into congregation; and give him a charge in thy bosom again. And he put his hand into their sight. 22. And Moses did as the LORD his bosom again; and plucked it out of his commanded him: and he took Joshua, and bosom, and, behold, it was turned again as set him before Eleazar the priest, and behis other flesh. 8. And it shall come to fore all the congregation: 23. And he laid pass, if they will not believe thee, neither his hands upon him, and gave him a charge, hearken to the voice of the first sign, that as the LORD commanded by the hand of they will believe the voice of the latter sign. Moses. 9. And it shall come to pass, if they will not Deut. 31:14. And the LORD said unto believe also these two signs, neither hearken Moses, Behold, thy days approach that thou unto thy voice, that thou shalt take of the must die: call Joshua, and present yourwater of the river, and pour it upon the dry selves in the tabernacle of the congregation, land : and the water which thou takest out that I may give him a charge. And Moses of the river shall become blood upon the and Joshua went, and presented themselves ay land.

10. And Moses said unto the in the tabernacle of the congregation. LORD, O my Lord, I am not eloquent, neither 23. And he gave Joshua the son of Nun a heretofore, nor since thou hast spoken unto charge, and said, Be strong and of a good thy servant: but I am slow of speech and courage: for thou shalt bring the children of a slow tongue. 11. And the LORD said of Israel into the land which I sware unto unto him, Who hath made man's mouth? them: and I will be with thee. or who maketh the dumb, or deaf, or the Josh. 1:1. Now after the death of Moses seeing, or the blind? have not I the LORD? the servant of the LORD, it came to pass, 12. Now therefore go, and I will be with thy that the LORD spake unto Joshua the son of mouth, and teach thee what thou shalt say. Nun, Moses' minister, saying, 2. Moses my 13. And he said, O my Lord, send, I pray servant is dead; now therefore arise, go over thee, by the hand of him whom thou wilt this Jordan, thou, and all this people, unto send. 14. And the anger of the LORD was the land which I do give to them, even to kindled against Moses, and he said, Is not the children of Israel. 3. Every place that


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