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first, that he went through the Lord God; Because thou hast AND SOMETIMES TO corn fields; and his disciples pluck- clapped thine hands, and stamped IMPART HEALING OR ed the ears of corn aml vid eat, with the feet, and rejoiced in rubbing them in their hands. heart with all thy despite against


GIFT. Luke xxii, 21. But, behold, the the land of Israel. hand of him that betrayeth me is Nahum iii, 19. There is no heal.

Num. xxvii, 18. And the LORD

thee with me on the table.

Tako ing of thy bruise; thy wound is said unto Moses, Luke xxiv, 40. And when he grievous: all that hear the bruit Joshua the son of Nun, a man in had thus spoken, he shewed them of thee shall clap the hands over whom is the spirit, and lay thine his hands and his feet.

thee: for upon whom hath not thy hand upon him.

wickedness passed continually? Mark v, 23. And besought him Acts xx, 34. Yea, yo yourselves

greatly, saying, My little daughknow, that these hands have


ter lieth at the point of death: 1 ministered unto my necessities,

pray thee come and lay thy hands and to them that were with me.

SOMETIMES TO TAKE on her, that she may be heale l;

and she shall live. 1 Cor. iv, 12. And labour, working with our own hands: being not thine' hand upon the lad, do no mighty work, save that he

Gen. xxii, 12. And he said, Lay Mark vi, 5. And he could there reviled, we bless; being persecut- neither do thou any thing untó laid his hands upon a few sick ed, we suffer it. him.

folk, and healed them. 1 Thess. iv, 11. And that ye

Gen. xxxvII, 22. And Rouben study to be quiet, and to do your said unto them, shed no blood, was setting, all they that had any

Luke iv, 40. Now when the sun own business, and to work with out cast him into this pic that is sick with divers diseases brought your own hands, as we command in the wilderness, and lay no them unto him; and he laid his hand upon him.

hands on every one of them, and Used in a great variety of idioms,

healed them. examples of which are too numNeh. xiii, 21. Then I testified

Acts vi, 6. Whom they set beerous to be quoted; Thus: "Ad against them, and said unto them. Hand," signifies near either in Why lodge yo about the wall? il fore the apostles: and when they time or space.--"By the Hand," ye do so again, I will lay hands had prayed, they laid their hands

on you. by means of .-" Into" or " In

From that time forth on them. the Hand," into or in the power

came they no more on the sab- Acts viii, 17, 18. Then laid they

bath, of, and " From the Hand," from

their hands on them, and they re

And the power of

Esther ii, 21. In those days, ceived the Holy Ghost. while Mordecai sat in the king's when Simon saw that through

gate, two of the kiug's chamber- laying on of the apostles' hands TO CLAP HANDS, THE lains Bigthan and Teresh, of those the Holy Ghost was given, ho EXPRESSION OF SUDDEN which kept the door, were wroth, offered them monoy. FEELING, USUALLY OF

and sought to lay hand on the Acts xiii, 3. And when they had king Ahasuerus.

fasted and prayed, and laid their CONTEMPT, SOMETIMES OF JOY.

Esther il, 6. And he thought hands on them, they sent them scorn to lay hands on Mordecat

away. Kings xi, 12. And he brought alone; for they had shewed him

Acts xix, 6. And when Paul had forth the king's son, and put the the people of Mordecal: where- laid his hands upon them, the crown upon him, and gave him the fore Haman sought to destroy all Holy Ghost came on them; and testimony; and they made him the Jews that were throughout they spake with tougues, and king, and anointed him; and they the whole kingdom of Ahasuerus, prophesied. clapped their hands, and said, even the people of Mordecai. Acts xxviii, 8. And it came to God save the king. Job xxvii, 23. Men shall clap sought to lay hands on him, they flux: to whom Paul entered in,

Matth. xxl, 46. But when they lay sick of a fever and of a bloody

pass, that the father of Publius their hands at him, and shall hiss feared the multitude, because they and prayed, and laid his hands on him out of his place. took him for a prophet.

him, and healed him. Job xxxiv, 37. For he addeth

Luke xxi, 12. But before all rebellion unto his sin, he clappeth these, they shall lay their hands gift that is in thee, which was

1 Tim. iv, 14. Neglect not the his hands among us, and multipli- on you, and persecute you, de- given thee Ly prophecy, with the eth his words against God.

livering you up to the synagogues, laying on of the hands of the Ps. xlvii, 1. O clap your hands, and into prisons, being brought presbytery. all ye people; shout unto God with before kings and rulers for my

1 Tim. v, 22. Lay hands suddenthe voice of triumph. name's sake.

ly on no man, neil er be partaker Ps. xcvili, 8. Let the floods clap John vil, 30. Then they sought of other men's sins: keep thyself their hands: let the hills be joyful to take him: but no man laid pure. together.

hands on him, because his hour Isa, lv, 12. For ye shall go out was not yet come.

TO LIFT UP OR SPREAD with joy, and be led forth with

Acts lv, 3. And they laid hands peace: the mountains and the

on them, and put them in hold THE HANDS TO GOD, THE hills shall break forth before you into the next day: for it was now

POSTURE OF PRAYER; Into singing, and all the trees of eventide.

TO LIFT UP ANOTHER'S the field shall clap their hands.

Acts xxi, 27. And when the

HANDS IS TO COMFORT. Lam. 11, 15. All that pass by seven days were almost ended, Gen. xiv, 22. Aud Abram said clap their hands at thee; they hiss the Jews which were of Asia, to the king of Sodom, I have lift and wag their head at the daugh when they saw him in the temple, up mine hand unto the LORD, tho ter of Jerusalem.

stirred up all the people, and laid most high God, the possessor of Ezek. xxv, 6. For thus saith the hands on him.

heaven and earth. 112

Ps. XXVIII, 2. Hear the voice of to the LORD: though hand join in thousand persons that cannot dismy supplications, when I cry hand, he shall not be unpunished. corn between their right hand and unto thee, when I lift up my hands toward thy holy oracle.

Gal. 11, 9. And when James, their left hand: and also much

cattle? Cephas, and John, who seemed Ps. Ixiil, 4. Thus will I bless to be pillars, perceived the grace

Zech. xli, 6. In that day will I thee while I live: I will lift up my that was given unto me, they make the governors of Judah like hands in thy name.

gave to me and Barnabas the an hearth of fire among the wood, Ps. cxix, 48. My hands also will right hands of fellowship. .

and like a torch of Are in a sheaf; I lift up unto thy commandments,

and they sball devour all the peowhich I have loved; and I will

ple round about, on the right

LEFT HAND OFTEN USED hand and on the left.. meditate in thy statutes. Ps. CXXXIV, 2. Lift up your


Matth. vi, 3. But when thou hands in the sanctuary, and bless


doest alms, let not thy left hand the LORD.

Gen. xxiv, 49. And now if ye know what thy right hand doeth. Ps. cxli, 2. Let my prayer be will deal kindly and truly with

Matth. xx, 21. And he said unto set forth'before theo as incense; my master, tell me: and if not, her, What

wilt thou? She saith and the lifting up of my hands tell me; that I may turn to the unto him, Grant that these my as the evening sacrifice. right hand, or to the left.

two sons may sit, the one on thy Lam. it, 19. Arise, cry out in the Ecod. xiv, 22. And the children right hand, and the other on the night: in the beginning of the of Israel went into the midst of left, in thy kingdom. watches pour out thine heart like the sea upon the dry ground: and 2 Çor. vi, 7. By the word of water before the face of the Lord: the waters were a wall unto them truth, by the power of God, by the lift np thy hands toward him for on their right hand, and on their armour of righteousness on the the life of thy young children, that left.

right hand and ou the left. faint for hunger in the top of Deut. xvil, 20. That his heart be every street.

not listed up above his brethren, LEFT HANDED. 1 Tim. ii, 8. I will therefore that and that he turn not aside from men pray every where, lifting up the commandment, to the right children of Ísrael cried unto the

Judges fil, 15. But when the holy hands, without wrath and hand, or to the left. doubting.

LORD, the LORD raised them up a Josh. I, 7. Only be thon strong deliverer, Ehud the son of Gera,

and very courageous, that thou a Benjamite, a man lefthanded: Heb. xii, 12. Wherefore lift up to all the law, which Moses my sent a present unto Eglon the

mayest observe to do according and by him the children of Israel the hands which hang down, and servant commanded thee: turn king of Moab. the feeble knees.

not from it to the right hand or
to the left, that thou mayest prog-

Judges xx, 16. Among all this TO LIFT UP THE HAND per whithersoever thou goest.

people there were seven hundred

chosen men lefthanded; every AGAINST IS TO REBEL. 2 Sam. xlv, 19. And the king one could sling stones at an hair 2 Sam. xx, 21. The matter is said, Is not the hand of Joab with breadth, and not miss. not so: but a man of mount thee in all this? And the woman Ephraim, Sheba the son of Bichri answered and said, As thy soul by name, hath lifted up his hand liveth, my lord the king, none can

RIGHT HAND. against the king, even against turn to the right hand or to the David. .... left from ought that my lord the to the nail, and her right hand to

Judges v, 26. She put her hand 1 Kings xi

. 26. And Jeroboam king hath spoken: for thy servant the workmen's hammer, and with the son of Nebat, an Ephrathite Joab, he bade me, and ho put all the hammer she sinote Sisera,

she these words in the mouth of thine smote off his head, when she had of Zereda, Solomon's servant,

handmaid. whose mother's name was Zeruah,

pierced and stricken through his a widow woman, even he lifted 2 Kings xxii, 2. And he did that temples. up his hand against the king.

which was right in the sight of the

LORD, and walked in all the way TO GIVE THE HAND IS THE not aside to the right hand or to of David his father, and turned



1 Kings il, 19. Bath-sheba thereJOIN HANDS, THAT OF Job xxiil, 9. On the left hand fore went unto king Solomon, to COMBINATION. where he doth work, but I cannot speak unto him for Adonijah.

behold him: he hideth himself on And the king rose up to meet 2 Kings X 15. And when be the right hand, that I cannot see her, and bowed himself unto her; was departed thence, he lighted him.

and sat down on his throne, and on Jehonadab the son of Rechab coming to meet him: and he Prov. iii, 16. Length of days is caused a seat to be set for the saluted him, and said to him, Is in her right hand; and in her left king's mother, and she sat on his thine heart right, as my heart is hand riches and honour.

right hand. with thy heart? And Jehonadab

Çant. 11, 6. His left hand is un

Job xl, 14. Then will I also conanswered, It is. If it be, give me der my head, and his right hand

fess unto thee that thine own thine hand. And he gave him doth embrace me.

right hand can save thee. his hand; and he took him up to him into the chariot.

Isa. Ilv, 3. For thou shalt break

P3. Xvi, 8, 11. I have set tho forth on the right hand and on LORD always before me: because Prov. xl, 21. Though hand join the left; and thy seed shall inherit he is at my right hand, I shall not in hand, the wicked shall not be the Gentiles, and make the desol- be moved. Thou wilt shew me unpunished: but the seed of the ate cities to be inhabited.

the path of life: in thy presence is righteous shall be delivered.

Jonah iv, 11. And should not I there are pleasures for evermore.

fulners of joy; at thy right hand Prov. IVI, 6. Every one that is spare Nineveh, that great city, proud in heart is an abomination wherein are more than sixscore Ps. cx, 1. The LORD said unto

my Lord, sit thou at my right Daniel v, 6. In the game hour to you bandfuls of ashes of the hand, until I make thine enemies came forth fingers of a man's furnace, and let Moses sprinkle it thy footstool.

hand, and wrote over against the toward the heaven in the sight Eccles. x, 2. A wise man's heart candlestick upon the plaister of of Pharaoh. is at his right hand; but a fool's the wall of the king's palace: and

Ruth ii, 16. And let fall also the king saw the part of the hand some of the handfuls of purpose heart at his left.

that wrote. Isa. Ixill, 12. That led them by

for her, and leave them, that she the right hand of Moses with his

Mark vii, 33. And he took him may glean them, and rebuke ber glorious arm. ...

aside from the multitude, and put not:

his fingers into his ears, and he Jer. xxii, 24. As I live, saith the spit, and touched his tongue.

1 Kings xvii, 12. And she said, LORD, though Coniah the son of

As the LORD thy God liveth, I Jehoiakim king of Judah were the

John viil, 6. This they said, have not a cake, but an handful signet upon my right hand, yet tempting him, that they might of meal in a barrel, and a little

have to accuse him. But Jesus oil in a cruse. ... would I pluck thee thence.

stooped down, and with his finger Matth. v, 30. And if thy right wrote on the ground, as though sent unto him, and said, The gods

1 Kings xx, 10. And Ben-hadad hand offend thee, cut it off, and he heard them not. cast it from thee.....

do so unto me, and more also, if

John xx, 25. The other disciples the dust of Samaria shall suffice Mark xiv, 62. And Jesus said, I therefore said unto him, We have for handfuls for all the people that am: and ye shall see the son of seen the Lord. But he said unto follow me. man sitting on the right hand of them, Except I shall see in his power, and coming in the clouds hands the print of the nails, and handful of corn in the earth upon

Ps. lxxii, 16. There shall be an of heaven.

put my finger into the print of the the top of the mountains; the Mark avi, 19. So then after the nails, and thrust my hand into his fruit thereof shall shake' like Lord had spoken unto them, he side, I will not believe.

Lebanon, was received up into heaven, and sat on the right hand of God.

Eccles. iv, 6. Better is an handActs vii, 55, 56. But he, being Exod. viii, 19. Then the magici- hands full with travail and vexa

ful with quietness, than both the full of the Holy Ghost, looked up ans said unto Pharaoh, This is the

tion of spirit. stedfastly into heaven, and saw finger of God. the glory of God, and Jesus stand- 1 Kings xii, 10. Thus shalt Jer. ix, 22. Speak, thus saith the And said, Behold, I see the heav- finger shall be thicker than my field, and as the handful after the ing on the right hand of God, thou say unto them, My little LORD, Even the carcases of men ens opened, and the Son of man father's loins. standing on the right hand of

harvest man, and none shall

P3. cxllv, 1. Blessed be the LORD gather them. God.

my strength, which teacheth my Colos. iil, 1. If ye then be rigen hands to war, and my fingers to

Exek. xiii, 19. And will ye pollute with Christ, seek those things fight.

me among my people for handwhich are above, where Christ Prov, vii, 3. Bind them upon bread.

fuls of barley and for pieces of sitteth on the right hand of God.

thy fingers, write them upon the

table of thine heart. PARTS OF THE HAND.

BOSOM OR BREAST. Isa. Iviii, 9. Then shalt thou

call, and the LORD shall answer; Ecod. iv, 6. And the LORD said THUMB.

thou shalt cry, and he shall say, furthermore unto him, Put now Exod. xxix, 20. Then shalt thou Here I am. If thou take away thine hand into thy bosom. And kill the ram, and take of his blood, from the midst of thee the yoke, he put his hand into his bosom: and put it upon the tip of the the putting forth of the finger, and when he took it out, behold, right ear of Aaron, and upon the and speaking vanity.

his hand was leprous as snow. tip of the right ear of his sons, Luke xi, 20. But if I with the 1 Kings iii, 20. And she arose at and upon the thumb of their right finger of 'God cast out devils, no midnight, and took my son from hand.

doubt the kingdom of God is beside me, while thine handmaid Judges i, 6,7. But Adoni-bezek come upon you.

slept, and laid it in her bosom, fled; and they pursued after him,

and laid her dead child in my and caught him, and cut off his


bosom. thumbs and his great toes. And Adoni-bezek said, Threescore and

Deut. xxi, 12. Then thou shalt

Luke xviii, 13. And the publican, ten kings, having their thumbs bring her home to thine house; standing afar off, would not lift up and their great toes cut off, gath- and she shall shave her head, and so much as his eyes unto heaven, ered their meat under my table. pare her nails.

but smote upon his breast, saying,

God be merciful to me a sinner. Dan. iv, 33. The same hour was the thing fulflled upon Nebuchad

Luke xxiii, 48. And all the people FINGER.

nezzar: and he was driven from that came together to that sight, E.cod. xxix, 12, and thou shalt men, and did eat grass as oxen, beholding the things which were take of the blood of the bullock, and his body was wet with the done, smote their breasts, and reand put it upon the horns of the dew of heaven, till his hairs were

turned. altar with thy finger, and pour all grown like eagles' feathers, and John xill, 25. He then lying on the blood beside the bottom of the his nails like bird's claws.

Jesus' breast saith unto him, altar.

Lord, who is it? 2 Sam. xxi, 20. And there was

DIANDFUL. yet a battle in Gath, where was a man of great stature, that had on Gen. xli, 47. And in the seven Jer. xxxii, 18. Thou showest every hand six fingers, and on plenteous years the earth brought loving-kindness unto thousands, every foot six toes, four and forth by handfuls.

and recompensest the iniquity of twenty in number, and he also Exod. ix, 8. And the LORD said the fathers into the bosom of their was born to the giant.

unto Moses and unto Aaron, Take children after them: the Great, the Mighty God, the LORD of hosts, is


Nahum 11, 1.

Keep the his name.

Gen. xxxvil, 34. And Jacob rent thy loins strong, fortify thy power

munition, watch the way, make Luke vi, 38. Give, and it shall be his clothes, and put sackcloth up- mightily. given unto you; good measure, on his loins, and mourned for his pressed down, and shaken toson many days.

1 Peter I, 13. Wherefore gird up gether, and running over, shall

the loits of your mind, be sober,

Exod. xxviii, 42. And thou shalt and hope to the end, for the grace men give into your bosom. .... make them linen breeches to that is to be brouglit unto you at Luke xvi, 22, 23. And it came to

cover their nakedness; from the the revelation of Jesus Christ. pass, that the beggar died, and loins even unto the thighs they was carried by the angels' into shall reach. Abraham's bosom: the rich man 1 Kings xli, 10. And the young

EXPRESSIVE OF LINEAGE also died, and was buried; And men that were grown up with

OR DESCENT. in hell he lift up his eyes, being in him spake unto him, saying, Thus Gen. xxxv, 11. And God said torments, and seeth Abraham afar shalt thou speak unto this people unto him, I am God Almighty; be off, and Lazarus in his bosom. that spake unto thee, saying, Thy fruitful and multiply: a nation,

father made our yoke heavy, but and a company of nations, shall BACK. .

make thou it lighter unto us; thus be of thee, and kings shall come 1 Sam. 2, 9. And it was so, that, little finger shall be thicker than

shalt thou say unto them, My out of thy loins. when he had turned his back to

Gen. xlvi, 26. All the souls that go from Samuel, God gave

my father's loins. im

came with Jacob into Egypt, another heart: and all those signs

1 Kings xx, 31. And his servants which came out of his loins, became to pass that day.

said unto him, Behold now, we sides Jacob's sons' wives, all the

have heard that the kings of the souls were threescore and six. Ezek. vill, 16. And he brought house of Israel are merciful kiugs: me into the inner court of the let us, I pray thee, put sackcloth thou shalt not build the house;

1 Kings viil, 19. Nevertheless, LORD's house; and, behold, at the on our loins, and ropes upon our but thy son that shall come forth door of the temple of the LORD, heads, and go out to the king of out or thy loins, he shall build the between the porch and the altar, Israel, peradventure he will save house unto my name, were about five and twenty men, thy life. with their backs toward the temple of the LORD, and their faces countenance was changed, and his had sworn with an oath to him, that

Acts il, 30. Therefore being a Dan. V, 6. Then the king's

prophet, and knowing that God toward the east; and they wor- thoughts troubled him, so that the shipped the sun toward the east. joints of his loins were loosed, and to the flesh, he would raise up

of the fruit of his loins, according his knees smote one against an

Christ to sit on his throne, other. 1 Kings xiv, 9. But hast done evil above all that were before

Ps. Ixvi, 11. Thou broughtest us

Heb. vii, 5, 10. And verily they thee: for thou hast gone and made into the net; thou laidest amic they that are of the sons of Levi,

who receive the office of the thee other gods, and molten tion upon our loins.

priesthood, have a commandment images, to provoke me to anger, Ps. Ixix, 23. Let their eyes be to take tithes of the people acand hast cast me behind thy darkened, that they see not; and cording to the law, that is, of their back.

make their loins continually to brethren, though they come out of Ps. xxi, 12. Therefore shalt thou shake.

the loins of Abraham. For he make them turn their back, when Isa. xxi, 3. Therefore are my

was yet in the loins of his father thou shalt make ready thine loins filled with pain. Pangs have

when Melchisedec met him. arrows upon thy strings against taken hold upon me, as the pangs (See Girdle under Dress.) the face of them.

of a woman that travaileth..... Ps. cxxix, 3. The plowers plowed Ezek. 1, 27. And I saw as the

RIBS. upon my back: they made long colour of amber, as the appeartheir furrows.

Gen. ii, 21, 22. And the LORD ance of fire round about within it; God caused a deep sleep to fall Prov. x, 13. In the lips of him from the appearance of his loins upon Adam, and he slept: and he that hath understanding wisdom even upward, and from the appear took one of his ribs, and closed up is found: but a rod is for the back ance of his loins even downward, the flesh instead thereof; And the of him that is void of understand- I saw as it were the appearance rib, which the LORD God had taken ing

of fire, and it had brightness from man, made he a woman, and Isa. 1, 6. I gave my back to the round about.

brought her unto the man. smiters, and my cheeks to them Ezek, vill, 2. Then I beheld, and 2 Sam. ii, 23. Howbeit he refusthat plucked off the hair: I hid not lo a likeness as the appearance of ed to turn aside: wherefore Abner my face from shame and spitting. fre: from the appearance of his with the hinder end of the spear Jer. xvili, 17. I will scatter them from his loins, even upward, as the that the spear came out behind

loins, even downward, fire; and smote him under the fifth rib; as with an east wind before the appearance of brightness, as the him. enemy; I will shew them the back, colour of amber. and not the face, in the day of their calamity.

Ezek. xxi, 6. Sigh therefore,

2 Sam. iii, 27. . . . . and (Joab] thou son of man, with the break the fifth rib, that he died. ....

smote film (Abner) there under Jer. xxxii, 33. And they have ing or thy lolns, and with bitterturned unto me the back, and ness sigh before their eyes.

2 Sam. iv, 6. And they came not the face: though I taught them, rising up early and teach

Ezek. xlvii, 4. Again he measur- thither into the midst of the house, ing them, yet they have not hear-ed a thousand and brought me as though they would have fetched kened to receive instruction. through the waters; the waters wheat; and they smote him

under were to the knees. Again he the fifth rib: and Rechab and Rom. xi, 10. Let their eyes be measured a thousand, and brought Baanah his brother escaped. darkened, that they may not see, me through; the waters were to 2 Sam, xx, 10. But Amasa took and bow down their back alway. the loing.

no heed to the sword that was in

Joab's band; so he smote bim tion that set not their heart | covetous practices; cursed chil. therewith in the fifth rib, and shed aright, and whose spirit was not dren. out his bowels to the ground. stedfast with God. For their

heart was not right with him, TO HARDEN THE HEART,

neither were they sted in his HEART.

IS TO PERSIST IN DIScovenant. Erod. xxviii, 29. And Aaron

OBEDIENCE. Ps. xcv, 10. Forty years long shall bear the names of the chil..was I grieved with this genera

Exod. iv, 21. And the LORD said judgment upon his heart, when he do err in their heart, and they do all those wonders before Phadren of Israel in the breastplate of tion, and said, It is a people that unto Moses, When thou goest to goeth in unto the holy place, for have not known my ways. a memorial before the Loen con

Prov. vi, 18. An heart that de hand: but I will harden his heart,

raoh which I have put in thino tinually.

viseth wicked imaginations, feet that he shall not the people go. 2 Sam. xviil, 14. Then said Joab, that be swift in running to misI may not tarry thus with thee. chief.

Exod. xiv, 17. And I, behold, I And he took three darts in his hand, and thrust them through

Prov. xxiil, 7. For as he thinketh will harden the hearts of the the heart of Absalom, while he in his heart, so is he: Eat and Egyptians, and they shall follow was yet alive in the midst of the drink, saith 'he to thee; but his them: and I will get me honour oak,

upon Pharaoh, and upon all his heart is not with thee.

host, upon his chariots, and upon 2 Kings ix, 24. And Jehu drew the song of 'men is full of evil

, and

Eccles. ix, 3. . . . . The heart of his horsemen. a bow with his full strength, and madness is in their heart while Heshbon would not let us pass

Deut. 11, 30. But Sihon king of smote Jehoram between his arins, and the arrow went out at his they live, and after that they go to by him: for the Lord - thy God heart, and he sunk down in his the dead.

hardened his spirit, and made his chariot.

Jer, vil, 24. But they hearkened heart obstinate, that he might deHeart is, as with us, the favourite walked in the counsels and in the peareth this day.

not, nor inclined their ear, but liver him into thy hand, as apsymbol of sentiment of almost imagination of their evil heart, every kind, examples of which and went backward, and not for- LORD to barden their hearts, that

Josh. xi, 20. For it was of the will be found more appropri- ward. ately under other heads and sub

they should come against Israel jects. We subjoin other pecul. nor inclined their ear, but walked them utterly, and that they might

Jer. xl, 8. Yet they obeyed not, in battle, that he might destroy iarities.

every one in the imagination of have no favour, but that he might their evil heart. ....

destroy them; as the LORD com. HEART, THE SEAT OF EVIL.

Jer. xvi, 12. And ye have done manded Moses. Gen. vi, 6. And God saw that the wickedness of man was great in the hold, ye walk every one after the ye harden' your hearts, as the

worse than your fathers; (for, be- 1 Sam. vi, 6. Wherefore then do earth, and that every imagination imagination of his evil heart, that of the thoughts of his heart was they may not hearken unto me.)

Egyptians and Pharaoh hardened

their hearts? When he had only evil continually.

Jer. xvii, 9. The heart is deceit did they not let the people go,

wrought wonderfully among them, Gen. viii, 21. And the LORD sinelled a sweet savour; and the ful above all things, and desper

and they departed? LORD said in his heart, I will not ately wicked: who can know it? again curse the ground any more

2 Chron. xxxvi, 13. And he also

Hosea iv, 8. They eat up the sin rebelled against 'king Nebuchadfor man's sake; for the imagina- of my people, and they set their nezzar, who had made him swear tion of man's heart is evil froin heart on their iniquity.

by God: but he stitfened his neck, his youth.

Matth. xii, 35. A good man, out and hardened his heart from turnDeut. xv, 9. Beware that there of the good treasure of the heart, ing unto the LORD God of Israel. be not a thought in thy wicked bringeth forth good things: and an heart, saying, "The seventh year, evil man, out of the evil treasure, beart, as in the provocation, and

Ps. xcv, 8. Harden not your the year of release, is at hand; and bringeth forth evil things. thine eye be evil against thy poor

as in the day of temptation in the

Matth. xv, 19. For out of the brother, and thou givest him heart proceed evil thoughts, mur

wilderness. nought, and be cry unto the LORD ders, adulteries, fornications,

Prov. xxviii, 14. Happy is the against thee, and it be sin unto thefts, false witness, blasphemies.

man that feareth alway: but ho thee.

that hardeneth his heart shall 2 Chron. xxvi, 16. But when he

John xiii, 2. And supper being fall into mischief. was strong, his heart was lifted up into the heart of Judas Iscariot, thou made us to err from thy ended, (the devil having now put

Isa, Ixiii, 17. LOR!), why hast to his destruction: for he transgressed against the LORD his God, Simon's son, to betray him.) and went into the temple of the

Rom. il, 5. But, after thy hard ways, and hardened our heart

froin thy fear? Return, for thy LORD to burn incense upon the ness and impenitent heart, treas. servants sake, the tribes of thiuo altar of incense. urest up unto thyself wrath

inheritance. eths of his heart's desire, and velation of the righteous judgment Israel will'not hearken unto thee;

P3. x, 3. For the wicked boast- against the day of wrath and reblesseth the cuvetous, whom the of God.

for they will not hearken unto LORD abhorreth.

Heb. iii, 12. Take heed, brethren, me: for all the house of Israel are Ps. lviii, 2. Yea, in heart ye lest there be in any of you an evil

impudent and hard-hearted.

arting work wickoddess; ye weigh the heart of unbeliet, in violence of your hands in the from the living God.


2 Peter ii, 14. Having eyes full

ISTIC EPITHETS CONNECTPs. lxxvill, 8, 37. And might not of adultery, and that cannot cease

ED WITH HEART AS SEAT be as their fathers, a stubborn and from sin; beguiling unstable souls:

OF RELIGIOUS FEELING. rebellious generation; a genera. Ian heart they bave exercised with


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