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that which was done. For tho that the king of Israel had rent partners with Simon. And Jesus man was above forty years old, on his clothes, that he sent to the said unto Simon, Fear not; from whom this miracle of healing was king, saying, Wherefore hast thou henceforth thou shalt catch men. shewed. rent thy clothes? let bim come

Luke vili, 35. Then they went now to me, and he shall know MIRACLES, A WORK OF that there is a prophet in Israel.

out to see what was done; and

came to Jesus, and found the man, DIVINE POWER.

Matth. xvil, 19-21. Then came out of whom the devils were des Deut. viil, 4. Thy raiment was the disciples to Jesus apart, and parted, sitting at the feet of Jesus, ed not old upon thee, neither said, Why could not we cast him clothed, and in his right mind: and did thy foot swell, these forty out? And Jesus said unto them, they were afrald. years.

Because of your unbelief: for John ix, 32. Since the world beNeh. ix, 21. Yea, forty years verily I say unto you, If ye have gan was it not heard that any man didst thou sustain them in the faith as a grain of mustard-seed, opened the eyes of one that was wilderness, so that they lacked ye shall say unto this mountain, born blind. nothing: their clothes waxed not Remove hence to yonder place, and old, and their feet swelled not. it shall remove; and nothing shall noised abroad, the multitude came

Acts il, 6, 12. Now, when this was Jer. XXXVI, 26. But the king this kind goeth not out but by because that every mau heard be impossible unto you. Howbeit

together, and were confounded, commanded Jerahmeel the son of prayer and fasting. Hammelech, and Seraiah the son

them speak in his own language. of Azriel, and Shelemiah the son


And they were all amazed, and of Abdeel, to take Baruch the

were in doubt, saying one to anscribe, and Jeremiah the prophet: and he is thy God, that hath


Deut. x, 21. He is thy praise, other, What meaneth this? but the LORD hid them. for thee these great and terrible that it was be which sat for alms

Acts iil, 10, 11. And they knew Luke iv, 30. But he, passing things, which thine eyes bave at the Beautiful gate of the temthrough the midst of them, weut seen. bis way.

ple: and they were filled with

1 Sam. iv, 8. Woe unto tis! who wonder and amazement at that Acts xiv, 19, 20. And there came shall deliver us out of the hand of which had happened unto him. thither certain Jews from Antioch these mighty Gods? these are the And as the lame man which was and Iconium, who persuaded the Gods that smote the Egyptians healed held Peter and John, all people, and, having stoned Paul, with all the plagues in the wilder- the people ran together unto them drew him out of the city, suppos- ness.

in the porch that is called Soloing he had been dead. How beit, as the disciples stood round about the children of Israel saw how the

2 Chron. VII, 3. And when all mon's, greatly wondering. him, he rose up, and came into the fire came down, and the glory of upon all' the church, and upon as

Acts v, 11. And great fear camo city: and the next day he depart- the LORD upon the house, they many as heard these things. ed with Barnabas to Derbe.

bowed themselves with their faces Acts xix, 11, 12. And God to the ground upon the pavement, Mark vi, 5. And he could there wrought special miracles by the and worshipped, and praised the do no mighty work, save that be hands of Paul: So that from his LORD, saying, For he is good; for laid his hands upon a few sick body were brought unto the sick his mercy endureth for ever. folk, and healed them. handkerchiefs or aprons, and the Ps. cvi, 12. Then believed they Marle ix, 16, 17, 19 28 29. diseases departed from them, and his words; they sang his praise. And he asked the scribes, What the evil spirits went out of them.

Isa. II, 9. Awake! awakel put on question ye with them? And one BEYOND THE POWER OF Max.

strength, O arm of the LORD; of the multitude answered and awake! as in the

ancient days, ia said, Master, I have brought unto 2 Kings lv, 30, 31. And the the generations of old. Art'thou thee my son, which hath a dumb mother of the child

said, 48 the not it that hath cut Rahab, and spirit. He answereth him, and LORD liveth, and as thy soul liveth, wounded the dragon?

Saith, faithless generation, how I will not leave thee. And he

Matth. xv, 31. Insomuch that long shall I suffer you? Bring him

long shall I be with you? how arose, and followed her. And

the multitude wondered, when Gehazi passed on before them, they saw the dumb to speak, the into the house, his disciples asked

unto me. And when he was como and laid the staff upon the face of maimed to be whole, the lame to him privately, why could not we voice nor hearing: wherefore he walk, and the blind to see and cast him oui?' And he said unto went again to meet him, and told they glorified the God of Israel.

them. This kind can come forth by bim, saying, The child is not

Matth. xxl, 20. And when the nothing, but by prayer and fasting. awaked,

disciples saw it, they marvelled, Luke ix, 39-41. And, lo, a spirit 2 Kings V, 6-8. And he brought saying, How soon is the fig tree taketh bim,and he suddenly

crieth withered away!

out; and it teareth him ihat he the letter to the King of Israel, saying, Now, when this letter is

Luke iv, 36. And they were all foameth again; and, bruising him, come unto thee, Behold, I have amazed, and spake among them- hardly departeth from him. And therewith sent Naaman my ser selves, saying, What a word is I besouglīt thy disciples to cast vant to thee, that thou mayest this for with authority and power him out, and they could not. And

the recover him of his leprosy. And he commandeth unclean Jesus answering, sald, O faithless it came to pass, when the king of spirits, and they come out. and perverse generation, how Israel had read the letter, that he Luke v, 8-10. When Simon long shall I be with you, and rent his clothes, and said, Am I Peter saw it, he fell down at suffer you? Bring thy son hither. God, to kill and to make alive, Jesus' knees, saying, Depart from that this man doth send unto me me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord. MIRACLES UNDER THE OLD to recover a man of his leprosy? For he was astonished, and all

TESTAMENT. Wherefore consider, I pray you, that were with him, at the draught

MIRACULOUS INTERPOSITION IN and see how he seeketh a quarrel of the fishes which they had taken:

CONNECTION WITH KNOCH. against me. And it was so, when And so was also James and John, Elisha thu man of God had beard 'the sons of Zebedoe, which were Gen, V, 24. And Enoch walked

with God: and he was not; for things, and the fowl of the heaven; | down, and it was dark, behold a God took him.

and they were destroyed from smoking furnace, and a burning Heb. xi, 5. By faith Enoch was the earth: and Noah only remain- lamp that passed between those translated that he should not see ed alive, and they that were with pieces. death; and was not found, because him in the ark. And the waters

WITH Lor. God had translated him: for be prevailed upon the earth an hun

Gen. xlx, 11. And they [angels) fore his translation he had this dred and fifty days.

smote the men that were at tho testimony, that he pleased God.

door of the house with blindness, THE EBB,

both small and great: so that they IN CONNECTION WITH

Gen. viil, 1-5, 13--16. . God wearied themselves to find tho

made a wind to pass over the door.

earth, and the waters asswaged:
The fountains also of the deep,


and the windows of heaven, were Gen. xxi, 19. And God opened Gen. vi, 17. And, behold, I stopped, and the rain from hea- her eyes, and she saw a well of even I, do bring a flood of waters

ven was restrained: And the wa-water, and she went and filled the upon the earth, to destroy all ters returned from off the earth bottle with water, and gave the flesh, wherein is the breath of continually: and after the end of lad drink. life, from under heaven; and

the hundred and fifty days the every thing that is in the earth rested in the seventh month, on waters were abated. And the ark

WITH JUDAH. shall die.

Gen. xxxvili, 7. And Er, Judah's the seventeenth day of the month, first-born, was wicked in the sight Gen. vil, 2-4, 6, 7, 13, 15, 16. Of upon the mountains of Ararat of the LORD; and the LORD slow every clean beast thou shalt take And the waters decreased contin-him. to thee by sevens, the male and ually until the tenth month: in his female: and of beasts that are the tenth month, on the first day

IN CONNECTION WITH not clean by two, the male and liis of the month, were the tops of the

MOSES. female. or fowls also of the air mountains seen. And it came to THE MIRACLE AT HIS COMMISSION. by sevens, the male and the pass in the six hundredth and first female; to keep seed alive upon year, in the first month, the first LORD said unto him, what is that

Exodus iv, 2-4, 6, 7. And the the face of all the earth. For yet day of the month, the waters were in thine hand? And he said, A seven days, and I will cause it to dried up from off the earth; and rod. And he said, Cast it on iho rain upon the earth forty days Noah removed the covering of the . and forty nights; and every living ark, and looked, and, behold, the ground, and it became a serpent;

ground. And he cast it on the substance that I have made will I face of the ground was dry. And and Moses fled from before it. destroyfromoff the faceoftheearth. in the second month, on the seven And Noah was six bundred years and twentieth day of the month; Put forth thine hand, and take it

And the LORD said unto Moses, old when the flood of waters was was the earth dried, And God upon the earth. And Noah went spake unto Noah, saying, Go forth his hand and caught it, and it

by the tail. And he put forth in, and his

sons, and his wife, and of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and became a rod in his hand: And his sons' wives with him, into the thy sons, and thy sons' wives with he LORD sald furthermore unark, because of the waters of the thee. flood. In the self-same day en

to him, Put now thine band tered Noah, and Shem, and Ham,

into thy bosom. And he put and Japheth, the song of Noah,

Job xxii, 15, 16. Hast thon mark- his haud into his bosom: and and Noah's wife, and the three ed the old way which wicked men when he took it out, behold, his wives of his sous with them, into have trodden? Which were cut hand was leprous as snow. And the ark: And they went in 'unto down out of time, whose founda- he said, Put thine hand into thy Noah into the ark two and two of tion was overflown with a flood. bosom again. And he put his all flesh, wherein is the breath of Heb. xi, 7. By faith Noah, being band into his bosom again; and life. And they that went in, went warned of God of things not seen plucked it out of his bosom, and, in male and female of all flesh, as as yet, moved with fear, prepared behold, it was turned again as his God had commanded him; and an ark to the saving of his house;

other flesh. the LORD shut him in.

by the which he condemned the Ecod. vii, 9, 10. When Pharaoh

world, and became heir of the shall speak unto you, saying, THE OVERFLOW.

righteousness which is by faith. Shew a miracle for you: then thou Gen., i, 11, 12, 17, 18, 20, 23, 24old world, but saved Noah the rod, and cast it befuro Pharaoh,

2 Pet. 11,5. And spared not the slalt say unto Aaron, Take thy fountains of the great deep broken eighth person, a preacher of right- and it shall become a serpent. up, and the windows of heaven eousness, bringing in the flood. And Moses and Aaron went in

unto Pharaoh, and they did so as were opened. And the rain was upon the world of the ungodly.

the LORD had commanded : and upon the earth forty days and

2 Pet. 1il, 5, 6. For this they wil- Aaron cast down his rod before forty nights. And the flood was lingly

are ignorant of, that by the Pharaoh, and before his servants, forty days upon the earth; and word of God the heavens were of and it became a serpent. the waters increased, and bare up old, and the earth standing out of the ark, and it was lift up above the water and in the water:

THE TEN PLAGUES. the earth. And the waters pre- Whereby the world that then was, valled, and were increased greatly being overflowed with water, per: WATER TURNED INTO BLOOD. upon the earth; and the ark went ished

Exod. vii, 19, 25. And the LORD upon the face of the waters. Fif

spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, teen cubits upward did the waters MIRACULOUS INTER- Take thy rod, and stretch out prevail; and the mountains were covered. And every living sub


thine band upon the waters of

Egypt, npon their streams, upon stance was destroyed which was IN CONNECTION WITH ABRAHAM their rivers, and upon their ponds, upon the face of the ground, both Gen. xv, 17. And it came to and upon all their pools of water, man, and cattle, and the creeping pass, that, when the sun went that they may become blood; and


that there may be blood through- | swarm of flies into the house of Pharaoh made his servants and out all the land of Egypt, both in Pharaoh, and into his servants' his cattle flee into the houses: vessels of wood, and in vessels of houses, and into all the land of And he that regarded not the stone. And seven days were ful- Egypt: the land was corrupted by word of the LORD left his servants filled, after that the LORD had reason of the swarm of flies. And and his cattle in the field. And smitten the river.

Moses. went out from Pharaoh, the LORD said unto Moses, Stretch

and entreated the LORD. And the forth thine hand toward heaven, FROGS.

LORD did according to the word of that there may be hail in all the E.cod. viil, 5--15. And the LORD Moses; and he removed the land of Egypt, upon man, and spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, swarms of flies from Pharaoh, upon beast, and

upon every Stretch forth thine hand with thy from his servants, and from bis herb of the field, throughout rod over the streams, over the people; there remained not one. the land of Egypt. And Moses rivers, and over the ponds, and And Pharaoh hardened his heart stretched forth his rod toward cause frogs to come up upon the at this time also, neither would he heaven; and the LORD sent thunland of Egypt. And Aaron stretch- let the people go.

der and hail, and the fire ran along ed out his hand over the waters

upon the ground; and the LORD

MURRAIN OF BEASTS. of Egypt; and the frogs came up,

rained hail upon the land of and covered the land of Egypt. Exod. ix, 3-7. Behold, the hand Egypt. So there was hail, and And the magicians did so with of the LORD is upon thy cattle fire mingled with the hail, very their enchantments, and brought which is in the field, upon the grievous, such as there was none up frogs upon the land of Egypt. horses, upon the asses, upon the like it in all the land of Egypt Then Pharaoh called for Moses camels, upon the oxen, and upon since it became a nation. And and Aaron, and said, Entreat the the sheep: there shall be a very the hail smote throughout all the Lord, that he may take away the grievous murrain. And the LORD land of Egypt all that was in the frogs from me, and from my peo- shall sever between the cattle of field, both man and beast; and the ple; and I will let the people go, Israel and the castle of Egypt: hail smote every herb of the field, that they may do sacrifice unto and there shall nothing die of all anl brake every tree of the field. the Lord. And Moses said unto that is the children's of Israel. Only in the land of Goshen, where Pharaoh, Glory over me: when and the LORD appointed a set the children of Israel were, was shall I entreat for thee, and for time, saying, To-morrow the LORD there no hail. And Pharaoh sent, thy servants, and for thy people, shall do this thing in the land. and called for Moses and Aaron, to destroy the frogs from thee and And the LORD did that thing on aud said unto them, I have sinned thy houses, that they may remain the morrow, and all the cattle of this time: the Lord is rightovus, in the river only? And he said, Egypt died; but of the cattle of and I and my people are wickexi.. To-morrow. And he said, Be it the children of Israel died not Entreat the LORD, (tor it is according to thy word; that thou one. And Pharaoh sent, and, be- enough.) that there be no more mayest know that there is none hold, here was not one of the mighty thunderings and hail; and like unto the LORD our God. And cattle of the Israelites dead. And I will let you go, and ye shall the frogs shall depart from thee, the heart of Pharaoh was harden- stay no longer. And Moses said and from thy houses, and from ed, and he did not let the people out of the city, i will spied

unto him, As soon as I am gone thy servants, and from thy people; go. they shall remain in the river

abroad my hands unto the LORD; only. And Moses and Aaron went


and the thunder shall cease, nel out from Pharaoh; and Moses Exod. ix, 8, 9. And the LORD ther shall there be any more baut; cried unto the Lord becarise of said unto Moses and unto Aaron, that thou mayest know how that

And the frogs which he had brought Take to you handtuls of ashes of the earth is the Lord's. against Pharaoh. And the Lord the furnace, and let Moses sprin- Moses went out of the city from did according to the word of kle it toward the heaven in the Pharaoh, and spread abrval liis Moses; and the frogs died out of sight of Pharaoh; And it shall hands unto the Lord; and the the houses, out of the villages, and become small dust in all the land thunders and hail ceased, and the out of the fields. And they ga- of Egypt, and shall be a boil rain was not poured upon the thered them together upon heaps; breaking forth with blains upon

earth. And when Pharaoh SAW and the land stank. But when man, and upon beast, throughout thunders, were ceased, be sinned

that the rain, and the hail, and the Pharaoh saw that there was re- all the land of Egypt. spite, he hardened his heart, and

yet more, and hardened his heart, hearkened not unto them; as the

(See under DISEASE.) he and his servants. And the LORD had said,

heart of Pharaoh was hardened, HAIL.

neither would he let the children (MAGICIANS, see under Exod. ix, 16, 18-29, 33-35. And of Israel go; as the LORD lad IDOLATRY.)

in very deed for this cause have I spoken by Moses.
raised thee up, for to shew in


thee my power, and that my name

may be declared throughout all E.cod. x, 1, 12 - 20. And the Exod. vii, 17. And they did so: the earth. for Aaron stretched out his hand about this time, I will cause it to Pharaoh: for I have liardened bis

Behold, to-morrow LORD said unto Moses, Go in uuto with his rod, and smote the dust rain a very grievous hail, such as heart, and the heart of his serof the earth, and it became lice in hath not been in Egypt since the vants, that I might shew these my man and in beast; all the dust of foundation thereof even until now. signs before him: And the LORD the land became lice throughout Send therefore now, and gather said unto Moses, Stretch out thing all the land of Egypt.

thy cattle, and all that thou hast hand over the land of Egypt for

in the field; for upon every man the locusts, that they may come FLIES.

and beast which shall be found in up upon the land of Egypt, and Exod. viii, 23, 24, 30-32. And I the field, and shall not be brought eat every herb of the land, even will put a division between my home, the hail shall come down all that the bail liath left. And people and thy peuple: to-morrow upon them, and they shall die. Moses stretched forth his rod over shall this sign be. And the LORD He that feared the word of the the land of Egypt, and the LORD did so: and there came a grievous LORD among the servants of brought an east wind upon the

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land all that day, and all that of the captive that was in the nacle. And when the cloud was night; and when it was morning, dungeon, and all the first-born of taken up from over the tabernathe east wind brought the locusts. cattle. And Pharaoh rose up in cle, the children of Israel went And the locusts went up over all the night, he, and all his servants, onward in all their journeys: But the land of Egypt, and rested in and all the Egyptians; and there if the cloud were not taken up, all the coasts of Egypt: very was a great cry in Egypt: for there then they journeyed not till the grievous were they; before them was not a house where there was day that it was taken up. For there were no such locusts as not one dead,

the cloud of the LORD was upon they, neither after them shall be

Neh. ix, 10. And showedst signs the tabernacle by day, and fire was such. For they covered the face and wonders upon Pharaoh, and on it by night, in the sight of all of the whole earth, so that the on all his servants, and on all the the house of Israel, throughout all land was darkened; and they did people of his land; for thou knew their journeys. the fruit of the trees which the tbein: so didst thou get thee a that the tabernacle was reared up, hail had left: and there remained name, as it is this day.

the cloud covered the tabernacle, not any green thing in the trees, or in the herbs of the Meld, first-born or Egypt, both of man and at even there was upon the

Ps. cxxxv, 8. Who smote the namely, the tent of the testimony: through all the land of Egypt. and beast.

tabernacle as it were the appearThen Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron in haste; and he said,

Jer, xxxii, 20, 21. Which hast So it was alway: the cloud covered

auce of fire, until the morning. I have sinned against the LORD set signs and wonders in the land it by day, and the appearance of your God, and against you. Now of Egypt, even unto this day, and fire by night. And when the therefore forgive, 1 pray thee, my in Israel, and among other men; cloud was taken up from the ta. sin only this once, and entreat the and hast made thee a name, as at bernacle, then after that the chilLORD your God, that he may take this day; And hast brought forth dren of Ísrael journeyed: and in away from me this death only. thy people Israel out of the land the place where the cloud abode, And he went out from Pharaoh, of Egypt with signs; and with there the children of Israel pitchLond turned a miglity strong

west and with a stretched-out arm, aud ment of the Lord the children of wind, which took away the low with great terror.

Israel journeyed, and at the comcusts, and cast them into the Red

mandment of the Lord they pitchSea; there remained not one lo


ed: as long as the cloud abode cust in all the coasts of Egypt. Exod. xiv, 27, 28. And Moses upon the tabernacle they rested But the Lord hardened Pharaoh's stretched forth his hand over the in their tents. And when the heart, so that he would not let the sea, and the sea returned to his cloud tarried long upon the taberchildren of Israel go.

strength when the morning ap: nacle many days, then the children

peared; and the Egyptians fled of Israel kept the charge of the DARKNESS.

against it; and the LORD overthrew Lord, and journeyed not. And 80 Erod. x, 21-23. And the LORD the Egyptians in the midst of the it was, when the cloud was a few said unto Moses, Stretch ont thine sea. And the waters returned, days upon the tabernacle; accordhand toward heaven, that there and covered the chariots, and the ing to the commandment of the may be darkness over the land of borsemen, and all the host of Lord they abode in their tents, Egypt, even darkness which may Pharaoh that came into the sea and according to the command be felt. And Moses stretched after them; there remained not to ment of the LORD they journeyed. forth his hand toward heaven; much as one of them. .

And so it was, when the cloud and there was a thick darkness in

abode from even unto the mornall the land of Egypt three days:


ing, and that the cloud was taken They saw not one another, neither Exod. xiii, 21, 22. And the LORD up in the morning, then they jourrose any from his place for three went before them by day in a pil. neyed: whether it was by day or days: but all the children of Israel lar of a cloud, to lead them the by night that the cloud was taken had light in their dwellings. way; and by night in a pillar of up, they journeyed. Or whether AND FIRST-BORN DESTROYED.

fire, to give them light; to go by it were two days, or a month, or a

day and night. He took not away year, that the cloud tarried upon Exod. xl, 4-6. And Moses said, the pillar of the cloud by day, nor the tabernacle, remaining thereun, Thus saith the Lord, About mid- the pillar of fire by night, from be- the children of Israel abode in night will I go out into the midst fore the people.

their tents, and journeyed not: of Egypt: And all the first-born in Exod. xiv, 19, 20. And the angel but when it was taken up, they the land of Egypt sliall die, from of God, which went before the journeyed. At the commandment the first-born of Pharaoh that camp of Israel, removed and went of the Lord they rested in their sitteth upon his throne, even unto behind them; and the pillar of the tents, and at the commandment of the first-born of the maid-servant cloud went from before their face, the LORD they journeyed: they that is behind the mill; and all the and stood behind them: And it kept the charge of the Lord, at first-born of beasts. And there came between the camp of the the commandment of the LORD by sball be a great cry throughout all Egyptians and the camp of Israel; the hand of Moses. the land of Egypt, such as there and it was a cloud and darkness Num. xiv, 10. But all the conwas none like it, nor shall be like to them, but it gave light by night gregation bade stone them with It any more.

to these: so that the one came not stones. And the glory of the LORD Exod. xil, 28-30. And the child near the other all the night. appeared in the tabernacle of the dren of Israel went away, and did Exod. xl, 34-38. Then a cloud congregation before all the chilo as the LORD had commanded covered the tent of the congrega-dren of lɛrael. Muses and Aaron, so did they. tion, and the glory of the LORD Num. Xvi, 42, 43. And it came to And it came to pass, that at mid- Alled the tabernacle. And Moses pass, when the congregation was night the LORD smote all the first was not able to enter into the teut gathered against Moses and born in the land of Egypt, from of the congregation, because the against Aaron, that they looked the first-born of Pharaoh that sat cloud abode therenn, and the toward the tabernacle of the conon his throne, unto the first-born glory of the LORD filled the taber-gregation : and, bebold, the cloud

covered it, and the glory of the murmured against Moses, saying,

WATER FROM THE ROCK. LORD appeared. And Moses and What shall we drink? And he Aaron came before the tabernacle cried upto the LORD; and the LORD said unto Moses, Go on before the

Exod. xvii, 5, 7. And the LORD of the congregation.

shewed him a tree, which when

he had cast into the waters, the people, and take with thee of tho Ps. Ixxviii, 14. In the day.time made for them a statute and an waters were made sweet: there he elders of Israel; and thy rod,

wherewith tlou smotest the river, also he led them with a cloud, ordinance, and there he proved take in thine hand, and go. And and all the night with a light of

he called the name of the place them. fire.

Massah, and Meribah, because of Ps. xcix, 7. He spake unto them


the chiding of the children of Is. in the cloudy pillar: they kept his Exod. xvi, 15, 19, 21, 31, 35. And rael, and because they tempted testimonies, and the ordinance when the children of Israel saw it, the LORD, saying, Is the LORD that he gave them.

they said one to another, It is among us, or not?, 39. He spread a cloud for was. And Muses said unto them, manna; for they wist not what it

AARON'S ROD BUDDING. a covering, and fire to give light This is the bread wbich the LORD in the night.

Num. xviii, 1-9. And the LORD hath given you to eat. And Moses spake unto Moses, saying, Speak Neh. ix, 12, 19. Moreover, thou said, Let no man leave of it till unto the children of Israel, and leddest them in the day by a the morning. And they gathered take of every one of them a rod, cloudy pillar, and in the night by it every morning, every man ac- according to the house of their a pillar of fire, to give them light cording to his eating; and when fathers, of all their princes, accordin the way wherein they should the sun waxed hot, it melted. And ing to the house of their fathers, go.

Yet thoa, in thy manifold the house of Israel called the name twelve rods: write thou every mercies, forsookest them not in thereof Manna: and it was like man's name upon his rod. And the wilderness; the pillar of the coriander seed, white; and the thou shalt write Aaron's name cloud departed not from them by taste of it was like wafers made upon the rod of Levi: for one rod day, to lead them in the way; nei- with honey. And the children of shall be for the head of the house ther the pillar of fire by night, to Israel did eat manna forty years, of their fathers. And thou shalt shew them light, and the way until they came to a land inhabito lay them up in the tabernacle of wherein they should go.

ed; they did eat manna until they the congregation before the testi

came unto the borders of the land mony, where I will meet with TRANSFIGURATION OF MOSES. of Canaan.

you. And it shall come to pass, Exod. xxxiv, 29 35. And it came Joshua v, 12. And the manna that the man's rod whom I shali to pass, when Moses came down ceased on the morrow after they choose shall blossom: and I will from mount Sinai with the two had eaten of the old corn of the make to cease trom me the murtables of testimony in Moses' land; neither had the children of murings of the children of Israel, hand, when he came down from Israel manna any more; but they whereby they murmur against the mount, that Moses wist not did eat of the fruit of the land of you. And Moses spake untu the that the skin of his sacs shone Canaan that year.

children of Israel, and every one while he talked with him. And

of their princes gave hiin a rod wben Aaron and all the children of Israel saw Moses, behold, the

Deut. vill, 3, 16. And he humbled aplece, for each prince one, accord

ing to their fathers' houses, even skin of his face shone: and they thee, and suffered thee to hunger, twelve rods; and the rod of Aaron were afraid to come nigh him and fed thee with manna, which was among their rods. And Moses And Moses called unto them; and thou knewest not, neither did they laid up the rods before the LORD Aaron and all the rulers of the fathers know; that he might make in the tabernacle of witness. And congregation returned unto him: and Moses talked with them. And by bread only, but by every word it came to pass, that on the mor

row Moses went into the taberafterward all the children of Jg.

that proceedeth out of the mouth rael came nigh: and he gave them of the Lord doth man live. Who rod of Aaron, for the house of in commandment all that the Lord had spoken with him in manna, which thy fathers knew Levh, was budded, and brought

forth buds, and bloomed blossoms, mount Sinai. And til Moses had not, that he might humble thee, and yielded almonds. And Moses done speaking with them, he put a vail on his face. But when to to do theo good at thy latter fore the Lord unto all the children

end. ses went in before the LORD, to

of Israel: and they looked, and speak with him, he took the vail Neh. ix, 20. Thou gavest also took every man his rod. off, until he came out. And he thy good Spirit to instruct them, came out, and spake unto the and withheldest not thy manna

THE LEPROSY OF MIRIAN. children of Israel that which he from their mouth, and gavest was commanded. And the chil-them water for their thirst.

Num. xii, 10. And the cloud dedren of Israel saw the face of Mo- John vi, 49. Your fathers dia parted from off the tabernacle; ses, that the skin of Moses' face eat manna in the wilderness, and and, behold, Miriam became lopshone; and Moses put the vail up- are dead.

rous, white as snow: and Aaron on his face again, until he went in

looked upon Miriarn, and, behold,

QUAIL 8. to speak with Him.

she was leprous.
Exod. xvi, 13. And it came to
pass, that at even the quails camo

DESTRUCTION OF KORAI. 2 Cor. Ili, 13. And not as Moses, up, and covered the camp; and in which put á vail over his face, that the morning the dew lay round Num. XVI, 31-33. And it came to the children of Israel could not about the host.

pass as he had made an end of stedfastly look to the end of that

speaking all these words, that the which is abolished.

ground clave asunder that was Psalm cv, 40. The people asked, under them: And the earth WATER SWEETENED.

and he brought quails, and satis- opened her mouth, and swallowed

fled them with the bread of hoa-them up, and their houses, and all Exod. xv, 24, 25. And the people I ven.

the men that appertained unto

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