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Jer. xil, 3. But thou, O LORD, Zech. xiil, 7. Awake, O sword, mouth; then we water the sheep. knowest me: thou hast seen me, against my shepherd, and against And it came to pass, When Jacob and tried mine heart toward the man that is my fellow, saith saw Rachel the daughter of Laban thee: pull them out like sheep for the LORD of hosts: smite the his mother's brother, and the the slaug and epare them shepherd, and the sheep shall be sheep of Laban his mother's for the day of slaughter.

scattered: and I will turn mine brother, that Jacob went near, and hand upon the little ones.

rolled the stone from the well's SYMBOLS OF INNOCENCE Matth. ix, 36. But when he saw mouth, and watered the flock of

AND HELPLESSNESS. the multitudes, he was moved Laban his mother's brother.
Gen. xxii, 13. And Abraham

with compassion on them, be- Exod. ii, 16-19. Now the priest lifted up his eyes, and looked, and cause they fainted, and were scat- of Midian had seven daughters: behold behind him a ram caught tered abroad, as sheep having no and they came and drew water, in a thicket by his horns: and shepherd.

and filled the troughs to water Abraham went and took the ram, Matth. x, 6. But go rather to their father's flock. And the and offered him up for a burnt the lost sheep of the house of shepherds came and drove them offering in the stead of his son. Israel.

away: but Moses stood up and

helped them, and watered their Num. xxvii, 17. Which may go

Matth. XV, 24. But he answered flock. And when they came to out before them, and which may and said, I am not sent but unto Reuel their father, he said, How go in before them, and which the lost sheep of the house of is it that ye are come so soon to may lead them out, and which Israel.

day? And they said, An Egypmay bring them in; that the con

Mark vi, 34. And Jesus, when tian delivered us out of the hand gregation of the LORD be not as he came out saw much people, of the shepherds, and also drew sheep which have no shepherd. and was moved with compassion water enough for us, and watered

1 Kin. xxii, 17. And he said. I toward them, because they were the flock. saw all Israel scattered upon the as sheep not having a shepherd:

Num. xxxii, 16. And they came hills, as sheep that have not a and he began to teach them many near unto him, and said, we will shepherd: and the LORD said, things.

build sheepfolds here for our cattle These have no master: let them Acts viii, 32. The place of the and cities for our little ones. Teturn every man to his house in scripture which he read was this,

Judg. v, 16. Why abodest thou peace.

He was led as a sheep to the among the sheepfolus, to hear the 2 Chron. xvill, 16. Then he said, slaughter; and like a lamb, dumb bleatings of the fiocks? For the I did see all' Israel scattered before his shearer, so opened he divisions of Reuben there were upon the mountains, as shoep not his mouth.

great searchings of heart. that have no shepherd: and the Rom. vlli, 36. As it is written, LORD said, These have no master; For ihy sake we are killed all the went to the entrance of Gedor,

1 Chron. iv, 39, 40. And they let them return therefore every day long; we are counted as sheep even unto the east side of the man to his house in peace. for the slaughter.

valley, to seek pasture for their Ps. xliv, 22. Yea, for thy sako 1 Pet. ii, 25. For ye were as

flocks. And they found fat pasture are wo killed all the day long; sheep going astray; but aro now

and good, and the land was wide, we are counted as sheep for the returned unto the 'Shepherd and and quiet, and peaceabla; for they slaughter Bishop of your souls.

of Ham had dwelt there of old. Ps. cxix, 176. I have gone astray

Çant. I, 7, 8. Tell me, 0 thou like a lost sheep; scck thy servant; PASTURES AND FOLDS.

whom my soul loveth, where thou for I do not forget thy command

Gen. xxi, 25–30. And Abraham Nock to rest at noon: for why

feedest, where thou makest thy ments.

set seven ewe lambs of the flock should I be as one that turneth Isa, lii1,7. He was oppressed, by themselves. And Abimelech and he was afflicted, yet he open. said unto Abraham, What mean panions? If thou know not, O

aside by the flocks of thy comed not his mouth: he is brought these seven ewe lambs which thou fairest among women, go thy as a lamb to the slaughter, and as thou hast set by themselves? And a sheep before her shearers is he said, For these seven ewe lambs way forth by the footsteps of the dumb, so he openeth not his shalt thon take of my hand, that the shepherds' tents.

flock, and feed thy kids beside mouth.

they may be a witness unto me, Jer. I, 6, 17. My people hath that I have digged this well. Çant. iv, 1. Behold, thou art been lost sheer: thoir shepherds

fair, my love; behold, thou art have caused them to go astray, he looked, and behold' a well in thiy locks: thy hair is as a flock of

Gen. xxix, 2, 8, 7, 8, 10. And fair, thou hast doves' eyes within they have turned them away on the field, and, lo,

there were three goats, that appear from mount the mountains: they have gone flocks of sheep lying by it; for out Gilead. from mountain to hill, they have of that well they watered the

Çant. vi, 5, 6. Turn away thine rael is a scattered sheep; the flocks; and a great stone was upon eyes from me,

for they have overlions have driven him away: first the king of Assyria hath devoured were all the flocks gathered: and come me: thy hair is as a flock of him; and last this Nebuchadrezzar they rolled the stone from the goats that appear from Gilead. king of Babylon hath broken his well's mouth, and watered the Thy teeth are as a flock of sheep

which go up from the washing, bones.

sheep, and put the stone again whereof every one beareth twins,

upon the well's mouth in his amd there is not one barren among Micah ii, 12. I will surely as place. And he said, Lo, it is yet

them. semble, 0 Jacob, all of thee; I will high day, neither is it time that surely gather the remnant of Is- the cattle should be gathered to

Ezek. xxvII, 21. Arabia, and all rael; I will put them together as gether: water ye the sheep, and the princes of Kedar, they occuthe sheep of Bozrah, as the flock go and feed them. And they said, pied with thee in lambs, and rams, in the midst of their fold: they We cannot, until all the flocks be and goats: in these were they thý shall make great noise by reason gathered togother, and till they merchants. of the multitude of men.

roll the stone from the well's Ezek. xxxiv, 14, 18. I will seed them in a good pasture, and upon his father's house, I will go up, be ruler over my people, over the high mountains of Israel shall and shew Pharaoh, and say unto Israel. their fold be: there shall they lie him, My brethren, and my father's

Luke 11, 8. And there were in in a good fold, and in a fat pasture house, which were in the land of the same country shepherds abidshall they feed upon the mountains Canaan, are come unto me; And ing in the field, keeping watch over of Israel. I will feed my fock, the men are shepherds, for their their flock by night. and I will cause them to lie down, trade hath been to feed cattle; and saith the Lord God.

John x, 1-6. Verily, verily, I say they have brought their flocks, unto you, He that entereth not by aricah it, 12. I will surely as- and their

herds, and all that they the door' into the sheepfold, but semble, O Jacob, all of thee; I will have. And it shall come to pass; climbeth up some other way, the surely gather the remnant of Is. When Pharaoh shall call you, and same is a thief

and a robber.''But rael; I will put them together as shall say, What is your occupa- he that entereth

in by the door is the sheep

of Bozrah, as the flock thon? That ye shall say, Thy ser: the shepherd of the sheep. To in the midst of their fold: they vants' trade hath been about shall make great noise by reason cattle from our

youth even until him the porter openeth; and the of the multitude of men.

now, both we,

and also our fathors: sheep hear his voice: and he call

that ye may dwell in the land of eth his own sheep by name, and Zeph. ii, 6, 7. And the sea coast Goshen; for every shepherd is an (putteth forth his own sheep, he

leadeth them out. And when he shall be dwellings and cottages abomination unto the Egyptians. for shepherds, and folds for flocks.

goeth before them, and the sheep And the coast shall be for the Gen. xlvii. 3, 5, 6. And Pharaoh follow him: for they know his remnant of the house of Judah; said unto his brethren, What is voice. And a stranger will they they shall feed thereupon: in the your occupation? And they said not follow, but will flee from him: houses of Ashkelon shall they lie unto Pharaoh, Thy servants are for they know not the voice of down in the evening: for the shepherds, both we, and also our strangers. This parable spake Lord their God shall visit them, fathers. And Pharaoh spake un- Jesus unto them: but they underand turn away their captivity,

to Joseph, saying, Thy father and stood not what things they were thy brethren are come unto thee. which he spake unto them.

The land of Egypt is before thee; TENDING THE FLOCK.

in the best of the land make thy Gen. iv, 2. And she again bare father and brethren to dwell; in Ps. xxiii, 1-4. The LORD is my his brother Abel. And Abel was the land of Goshen let them dwell: shepherd; I shall not want. He a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a and if thou knowest any men of maketh me to lie down in green tiller of the ground.

activity among them, then make pastures: he leadeth me beside the them rulers over my cattle.

still waters. Gen. xxix, 6, 9. And he said un

He restoreth my

soul: he leadeth me in the paths of to them, Is he well? And they E.cod. iii, 1. Now Moses kept righteousness for his name's sake. said, He is well: and, behold, the flock of Jethro his father in Yea, though I walk through the Rachel his daughter cometh with law, the priest of Midian: and he valley of the shadow of death, I the sheep:

And while he yet led the flock to the backside of the will fear no evil: for thou art with spake with them, Rachel came desert, and came to the mountain me; thy rod and thy staff they with her father's sleep: for she of God, even to Horeb.

comfort me. kept them.

1 Sam. xvi, 11. And Samuel said Gen. xxx, 35, 36. And he remove unto Jesse, Are here all thy chile people like a flock by the hand of

P3. Ixxvii, 20. Thou leddest thy ed that day the he goats that were

dren? ringstraked and spotted, and all maineth yet the youngest, and, be

And he said, There re- Moses and Aaron. the she goats that were speckled hold, he keepeth the sheep. And

Ps. lxxviii, 52. But made his own and spotted, and every one that Samuel said unto Jesse, send and people to go forth like, sheep, and brown among the sheep, and gave till he come hither. had some white in it, and all the fetch him: for we will not sit down guided them in the wilderness like

a flock. them into the hand of his sons.

Ps. Ixxx, 1-3. Give ear, o ShepAnd he set three days' journey 1 Sam. xvii, 15, 20. But David herd of Israel, thou that leadest betwixt himself and Jacob: and went and returned from Saul to Joseph like a flock; thou that Jacob fed the rest of Laban's feed his father's sheep at Beth- dwellest between the cherubims, flocks.

lehem. And David rose up early shine forth. Before Ephraim and Gen. xxxi, 38, 39. This twenty in the morning, and left the sheep Benjamin and Manasseh stir up years have I been with thee; thy with a keeper.

thy strength, and come and save ewes and thy she goats have not 1 Sam. xxiv, 3. And he came to us. Turn us again, () God, and cast their young, and the rams of the sheepcotes by the way, where cause thy face to shine; and we thy flock have I not eaten. That was a cave; and Saul went in to shall be saved. which was torn of beasts I brought cover his feet: and David and his PS. C, 3. ... We are his peonot unto thee; I bare the loss of it; men remained in the sides of the ple, and the sheep of his pasture. of my hand didst thou require it, cave.

Isa. xiii, 14. And it shall be as whether stolen by day, or stolen by night.

1 Sam. XXV, 15, 16. But the men the chased roe, and as a sheep

were very good unto us, and we that no man taketh up: they shall Gen. xxxiii, 13. And he said un- were not hurt, neither missed we every man turn to his own people, to him, My lord knoweth that the any thing, as long as we were con- and flee every one into his own children are tender, and the flocks versant with them, when we were land. and herds with young are with in the fields: They were a wall Isa. xxxviii, 12. Mino age is deme: and if men should overdrive unto us both by night and day, parted, and is removed from mo them one day, all the flock will all the while we were with them as a shepherd's tent: I have cut die. keeping the sheep.

off like a weaver my life: he will Gen. xxxvii, 12. And his breth


cut me off with pining sickness: ren went to feed their father's shalt thou say unto my servant from day even to night wilt thou flock in Shechem.

David, Thus saith the Lord of make an end of me. Gen. xlvi, 31-34. And Joseph hosts, I took thee from the sheep- Isa. xl, 11. He shall feed his said unto his brethren, and unto cote, from following the sheep, to flock like a shepherd: he shall

gather the lambs with his arms, hands of bim that telleth them,, between the rams and the he and carry them in his bosom, and saith the LORD.

goats. Seemeth it a small thing shall gently lead those that are

Ezek. xxxiv, 1, 2, 4-13, 16-26, 28- unto you to have eaten up the with young.

31. And the word of the LORD good pasture, but ye must tread 180. xliv, 28. That saith of came unto me, saying, Son of man, down with your feet the residue Cyrus, He is my shepherd, and prophesy against the shepherds of your pastures and to have shall perform all my pleasure of Israel, prophesy, and say unto drunk of the deep waters, but ye even saying to Jerusalem, Thou them, Thus saith the Lord God must foul the residue with your shalt be built; and to the temple, unto the shepherds; Woe be to the feet? And as for my fock, they Thy foundation shall be laid. shepherds of Israel that do feed eat that which ye have trodden Isa. lxiii, 11. Then he remem; herds feed the flocks? The dis- that which ye have fouled with

themselves! should not the shep with your feet; and they drink bered the days of old,

Moses, and eased have ye not strengthened, your feet. Therefore thus saith that brought them up out of the neither have ye healed that which the

Lord God unto them; Behold, sea with the shepherd of his flock? was sick, neither have ye bound 1, even I, will judge between the where 18 he that put his holy up that which was broken, neither fat, cattlo and between the lean Spirit within him?

Because ye have thrust have ye brought again that which cattle.

was driven away, neither have ye with side and with shoulder, and Jer. vi, 3. The shepherds with sought that which was lost; but pushed all the diseased with your their flocks shall come unto her; with force and with cruelty have horns, till ye have scattered them they shall pitch their tents against ye ruled them. And they were abroad; Therefore will I save my her round about; they shall feed scattered, because there is no shep-flock, and they shall no more be a every one in his place.

herd; and they became meat to all prey; and I will judge between Jer. xiii, 20. Lift up your eyes, the beasts of the field, when they cattle and cattle. And I will set and behold them that come from were scattered. My 'sheep wan up one shepherd over them, and the north: where is the flock that dered through all the mountains, he shall feed them, even my serwas given thee, thy beautiful and upon every high hill: yea, my vant David; he shall feed them, flock?

flock was scattered upon all' the and he shall be their shepherd. Jer. xxiii, 4. And I will set up face of the earth, and none did And I the LORD will be their God, shepherds over them which shall search or seek after them. There and my servant David a princo feed them; and they shall fear no fore, ye shepherds, hear the word among them; I the LORD have more, nor be dismayed, neither of the LORD; As I live, saith the spoken it. And I will make with shall they be lacking, saith the Lord God, surely because my them a covenant of peace, and will LORD.

flock became a prey, and my flock cause the evil beasts to cease out Jer. xxxi, 10. Hear the word of became meat to every beast of the of the land: and they shall dwell the LORD, O ye nations, and de- feld, because there was no shep- safely in the wilderness, and sleep clare it in the isles afar off, and berd, neither did my shepherds in the woods. And I will make say, He that scattered Israel will search for my flock, but the shep- them and the places round about gather him, and keep him, as a my flock; Therefore,' o ye shep- cause the shower to come down

herds fed themselves, and fed not my hill a blessing; and I will shepherd doth his flock.

herds, hear the word of the Lord; in his season; there shall be showJer. xliii, 12. And I will kindle Thus saith the Lord God; Behold, ers of blessing. And they shall a fire in the houses of the gods of I am against the shepherds; and no more be a prey to the heathen, Egypt; and he shall burn them, I will require my flock at their neither shall the beast of the and carry them away captives: and hand, and cause them to cease land devour them; but they shall ho shall array himself with the from feeding the flock; neither dwell safely, and none shall make land of Egypt, as a shepherd put- shall the shepherds feed them them afraid. And I will raise up teth on his garment; and he shall selves any more; for I will deliver for them a plant of renown, and go forth from thence in peace. my flock from their mouth that they shall be no more consumed Jer. xxv, 34-36. Howl, ye shep- For thus saith the

Lord God, Be- bear the

shame of the heathen any they may not be meat for them. with hunger in the land, neither selves in the ashes, ye principal of hold, I, even I, will both search more. Thus shall they know that the flock: for the days of your As a shepherd seeketh out his them, and that they, even the

my sheep, and seek them out. I the LORD their God am with are accomplished; and ye shall fall flock in the day that he is among house of Israel, are my people,

saith the Lord GOD. And ye my like a pleasant vessel. And the will I seek out

my sheep, and will flock, the flock

of my pasture, arn flee, nor the principal of the rock deliver them out of all places men, and I am your God, saith to escape. A voice of the cry of where they have been scattered the Lord God. the shepherds, and an howling of in the cloudy and dark day. And

Amos 1, 2. And he said, The the principal of the flock, shall I will bring

them out from the LORD will roar from Zion, and be heard: for the LORD hath spoiled people, and

gather them from

the utter his voice from Jernsalem; their pasture.

countries, and will bring them to and the habitations of the shep

their own land, and feed them up- herds shall mourn, and the top of Jer. xxxill, 12, 13. Thus saith on the mountains of Israel by the Carmel shall withér. the LORD of hosts; Again in this rivers and in all the inhabited place, which is desolate without places of the country. I will seek

Micah v, 5. And this man shall man and without beast, and in all that which was lost, and bring be the peace, when the Assyrian the cities thereof, shall be an habi- again that which was driven shall come into our land: and tation of shepherds causing their away, and will bind up that which when he shall tread in Blocks to lie down. In the cities was broken, and will strengthen palaces, then shall we raise against of the mountains, in the cities of that which was sick: but I will him seven shepherds, and eight the vale, and in the cities of the destroy the fat and the strong; I principal men. south, and in the land of Benjamin, will feed them with judgment. Micah vii, 14. Feed thy people and in the places about Jerusalem, And as for you, O my flock, thus with thy rod, the flock of thine and in the cities of Judah, shall saith the Lord Gov; Behold, I heritage, which dwell solitarily the flocks pass again under the judge between cattle and cattle, in the wood in the midst of Car

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mel: let them feed in Bashan and the mountains, and seeketh that the flocks in the gutters in the Gilead, as in the days of old. which is gone astray? And if so watering troughs when the flocks Nahum iii, 18. Thy shepherds to you, he rejoiceth more of that conceive when they came to drink.

be that he find it, verily I say un- came to drink, that they should nobles shall dwell in the dust: thy sheep, than of the ninety and And the flocks conceived before people is scattered upon the

nine which went not asiray. the rods, and brought forth cattle mountains, and no man gathereth Matth. xxv, 32, 33. And before ringstraked, speckled, and spottthem.

him shall be gathered all nations: ed. And Jacob did separate the Zech. x, 2, 3. Therefore

and he shall separate them one lambs, and set the faces of the they went their way as a flock; videth

his sheep from the goats: all the brown in the flock of La

from another, as a shepherd di- flocks toward the ringstraked, and they were troubled, because there was no shepherd. Mine anger

And he shall set the sheep on his ban; and he put his own flocks by was kindled against the shepherds,

right hand, but the goats on the themselves, and put them not un

left. and I punished the goats: for the

to Laban's cattle. And it came to Lord of hosts hath visited his John , 7-11, 13-16, 26. Then pass, whensoever the stronger flock the house of Judah, and hath said. Jesus unto them again, laid the rods before the eyes of made them as his goodly horse in Verily, verily, I say unto you, I am the cattle in the gutters, that they the battle. voice of the howling of the

shep- and
robbers: but the sheep
did not he put them not

in: 80 the feebler Zech. xi, 3-10, 15-17. There is a ever came before me are thieves might conceive among the rods. herds for their glory is spoiled: if any man enter in, he shall be wero Laban's, and

the stronger lions for the pride of Jordan is saved, and shall go in and out, and Jacob's. And

the man increased spoiled. Thus saith the LORD my

find pasture. The thiet cometh exceedingly, and had much cattle, God; Feed the flock of the slaugh, not, but for to steal, and to kill, vants, and camels, and asses.

and maidservants, and menserter; Whose possessors slay them, and to destroy: I am come that and hold themselves not guilty: they might have life, and that Gen. xxxi, 8, 9. If he said thus, and they that sell them say, they might have it more abun- The speckled shall be thy wages; Blessed be the Lord; for I am dantly. I am the good shepherd: then all the cattle bare speckled! rich: and their own shepherds for the sheep. The hireling floeth, ed shall be thy hire; then bare

the good shepherd giveth his life and if he said thus, The ringstrakmore pity the inhabitants of the because he is an hireling, and all the cattle ringstraked. Thus land, saith the Lord: but, lo, I will careth not for the sheep. I am God hath taken away the cattle deliver the men every one into the good shepherd, and know my of your father, and given them to his neighbour's hand, and

into the sheep, and am known of mine. As me. hand of his king: and they shall the Father knoweth me, even so

Deut. vii, 14. Thou shalt be smite the land, and out of their know I the Father: and I lay blessed above all people: there hand I will not deliver them. And down my life for the sheep. And shall not be male or female barren I will feed the flock of slaughter, other sheep.I have, which

are not among you, or among your cattle. even you, O poor of the flock of this fold: them also I must

Job xxl, 10. Their bull genderAnd I took unto me two staves; bring, and they shall hear my the one I called Beauty, and the voice; and there shall be one fold, eth, and faileth not; their cow other I called Bands; and' 1 fed the and one shepherd. But ye be- calveth, and casteth not her calf. flock. Three shepherds also I cut lieve not, because ye are not of P3. cvil, 41. Yet setteth he the off in one month; and my soul my sheep, as I said unto you. poor on high from affliction, and lothed them, and their soul also John xxi, 15, 16. So when they maketh him families like a flock. abhorred me. Then said I, I will had dined, Jesus saith to Simon

Ps. cxliv, 13. That our garners not feed you: that that dieth, let it Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest die; and that that is to be cut off , thou me more than these?. He of store: that our sheep may bring

may be fuli, affording all manner let it be cut off; and let the rest saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou forth thousands and ton thousands eat every one the flesh of another. knowest that I love thee. He

in our streets. And I took my staff, even Beauty, saith unto him, Feed my lambs. and cut it asunder, that I might He saith to him again the second

Çant. iv, 2. Thy teeth are like a break my covenant which I had time, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest flock of sheep that are even shorn, made with all the people. And thou me? He saith unto him, Yea, which came up from the washing; the LORD said unto me, Take unto Lord; thou knowest that I love whereof every one bare twins, thee yet the instruments of a fool- thee. He saith unto him, Feed and none is barren among them. ish shepherd. For, lo, I will raise my sheep.

Ezek. XXXVI, 87. Thus saith the up a shepherd in the land, which Heb. xiii, 20.

Our Lord God; I will yet for this be shall not visit those that he cut Lord Jesus, that great shepherd enquired of by the house of Israel, off, neither shall seek the young of the sheep, through the blood of to do it for

them; I will increase one, nor heal that that is broken, the everlasting covenant.

them with men like a flock. nor feed that that standeth still. but he shall eat the flesh of the 1 Peter V, 4. And when the chief

GOAT. fat, and tear their claws in pieces. Shepherd shall appear, ye shall Woe to the idol shepherd that receive a crown of glory that

WILD GOAT. leaveth the flock! the sword shall fadeth not away.

1 Sam. xxiv, 2. Then Saul took be upon his arm, and upon his

three thousand chosen men out right eye: his arm shall be clean MULTIPLICATION. of all Israel, and went to seek dried up, and his right eye shall be utterly darkened.

Gen. XXX, 37-43. And Jacob David and his men upon the rocks took him rods of green poplar,

of the wild goats. Matth. xviii, 12, 13. How think and of the hazel and chesnut tree;

Job xxxix, 1. Knowest thou the ye? if a man hath an hundred and pilled white strakes in them, time when the wild goats of the sheep, and one of them be gone and made the white appear which rock bring forth... astray, doth he not leave the was in the rods. And he set the Ps. civ, 18. The high hills are a ninety and nine, and goeth into rods which he had pilled before I refuge for the wild goats.


| visited his wife with a kid; and he bring into the house of the LORD

said, I will go in to my wife into thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a LED IN FLOCKS.

the chamber. But her father kid in his mother's milk. Gen. xxxii, 14. Two hundred would not suffer him to go in. she goats, and twenty he goats. . .

1 Sam. xix, 13, 16. And Michal Judges vi, 19. And Gideon took an image, and laid it in the Gen. xxxvii, 14, 31. And he said went in, and made ready a kid, bed; and put a pillow of goats' to him, Go,' i 'pray thee, see and unleavened cakes of an ephah hair for his bolster, and covered whether it be well with thy of flour: the flesh he put in a it with a cloth. And when the brethren, and well with the flocks; basket, and he put the broth in a messengers were come in, behold, and bring me word again. And pot, and brought it out unto him there was an image in the bed, they took Joseph's coat, and under the oak, and presented it.

with a pillow of goats' hair for his killed a kid of the goats, and 1 Sam. x, 3.Theu shalt thou go bolster. dipped the coat in the blood. on forward from thence, and thou 1 Kin. xx, 27. And the children shalt come to the plain of Tabor, are for thy clothing, and the goats

Prov. xxvii, 26, 27. The lambs of Israel were numbered, and and there shall meet the three are the price of the field. And were all present, and went against mengoing up to God to Beth-el, one thou shall have goats' milk enongh them: and the children of Israel carrying three kids, and another for thy food, for the food of thy pitched before them like two carrying three loaves of bread, little flocks of kids; but the and another carrying a bottle of household, and for the mainten

ance for thy maidens. wine. Syrians filled the country. 2 Chron. xvii, 11. Also some of

1 Sam. xvi, 20. And Jesse took the Philistines brought Jehosha- an ass laden with bread, and a SYMBOL OF MACEDON. phat presents, and tributo silver, bottle of wine, and a kid, and

Daniel vill, 3-7. Then I lifted and the Arabians brought him sent them by David his son unto up mine eyes, and saw, and, beflocks, seven thousand and seven Saul.

hold, there stood before the river hundred rams, and seven thou- Luke xv, 29. And he answering a ram which had tuo horns; and sand and seven hundred he goats. said to his father, Lo, these many the two horns were high; but one Çant. 1, 8.

Go thy way years do I serve thee, neither was higher than the other, and the forth by the footsteps of the flock, transgressed I at any time thy higher came up last. I saw the and feed thy kids beside the commandment: and yet thou never ram pushing westward, and northshepherds' tents.

gavest me a kid, that I might ward, and southward; so that no

make merry with my friend. Çant. iv, 1. Thy hair is

beasts might stand before him,

neither was there any that could as a flock of goats, that appear from mount Gilead.

deliver out of his hand; but he did MILK, FLESH, AND HAIR.

according to his will, and becamo Çant. vi, 5. Thy hair is

Gen. xxvii, 9, 14, 16, 17. Go now great. And as I was considering, as a flock of goats that appear to the flock, and fetch me from behold, an ho goat came from the from Gilead.

thence two good kids of the goats; west on the face of the whole

and I will make them savoury earth, and touched not the ground: LED BY A HE GOAT.

meat for thy father, such as he and the goat had a notable horn Jer. 1. 8.

Remove out of the loveth: And he went, and fetched, between his eyes. And he came midst of Babylon, and go forth and brought them to his mother: to the ram that had two horns, out of the land of the Chaldeans, and his mother, made savoury which I had seen standing before and be as the he goats before the meat, such as his father loved. the river, and ran unto him in the flocks,

And she put the skins of the kids fury of his power. And I saw him

of the goats upon his hands, and come close unto the ram, and he Jer. 11, 40. I will bring them upon the smooth of his neck: And was moved with choler' against down like lambs to the slaughter, she gave the savoury meat and him, and smote the ram, and like rams with he goats.

the bread, which she had pre- brake his two horns: and there

pared, into the hand of her son was no power in the ram to stand KIDS A FREQUENT PRE-Jacob.

before him, but he cast him down SENT.

Exod. XXXV, 26. And all the to the ground, and stamped upon Gen. xxxviii, 17. And he said, I women whose heart stirred them him: and there was none that will send thee a kid from the up in wisdom spun goats' hair. could deliver the ram out of his flock. And she said, Wilt thou Num. XXXi, 20. And purify all

hand. give me a pledge, till thou send your raiment, and all that is made

of skins, and all work of goats' OF THE WICKED. Judges xv, 1. But it came to pass hair, and all things made of wood.

Matth. xxv, 33. And he shall set within a while after, in the time Exod. xxiii, 19. The first of the the sheep on his right hand, but of wheat harvest, that Samson firstfruits of thy land thou shalt the goats on the left.

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