Page images


hear my voice, and open the door, | thresholds: for he shall uncover his house, then he shall add the I will come in to him, and will the cedar work.

fifth part of the money of thy sup with him, and he with me.

Acts xx, 9. And there sat in a estimation unto it, and it shall bo Rev, iv, 1. After this I looked, window a certain young man

his. and, behold, a door was opened in named Eutychus, being fallen in- Acts xxviil, 30. And Paul dwelt heaven: and the first voice which to a deep sleep: and as Paul was two whole years in his own hired I heard was as it were of a trum- long preaching, he sunk down house, and received all that came pet talking with me; which said, with sleep, and fell down from in unto him. Come up híther, and I will shew the third loft, and was taken up thee things which must be here- dead.


Gen. xliii, 30. And Joseph made WINDOW.

2 Kin. vil, 2. Then a lord on haste; for his bowels did yearn upGen. vi, 16. A window shalt whose hard the king leaned an- on his brother and he sought thou make to the ark, and in a swered the man of God, and said, where to weep; and he entered incubit shalt thou finish it above; Behold, v the LORD would make to his chamber, and wept there. and the door of the ark shalt thou windows in heaven, might this set in the side thereot; with lower, thing be? And he said, Behold, went forth through the porch, and

Judges iii, 23-25. Then Ehud second, and third stories shalt thou shalt see it with thine eyes, shut the doors of the parlour upon thou make it. but shalt not eat thereof.

him, and locked them. When he Gen. xxvi, 8. And it came to Eccles. xii, 3.

And those was gone out, his servants came; pass, when he had been there a that look out of the windows be and when they saw that, behold, long time, that Abimelech king of darkened.

the doors of the parlour were the Philistines looked out at a Çant. ii, 9. My beloved is like a locked, they said, Surely he window, and saw, and, behold, roe or a young hart: behold, he covereth his feet in his summer Isaac was sporting with Rebekah standeth behind our wall, he chamber. And they tarried till his wife.

looketh forth at the windows, they were ashamed: and, behold, Josh. ii, 15, 21. Then she let shewing himself through thé he opened not the doors of the them down by a cord through the lattice.

parlour; therefore they took a key, window: for her house was upon Isa. liv, 12. And I will make and opened them: and, behold, the town wall, and she dwelt up- thy windows of agates, and thy their lord was fallen down dead on the wall. And she said, AC-gates of carbuncles, and all tby

on the earth. cording unto your words, so be it. borders of pleasant stones.

1 Kin. XX, 30. But the rest fled And she sent them away, and

to Aphek, into the city; and there they departed: and she bound


a wall fell upon twenty and seven the scarlet line in the window.

thousand of the men that were

2 Kin, xx, 11. And Isaiah the 1 Sam. xix, 12. So Michal let prophet cried unto the Lord: and


And Ben-hadad fed, and David down through a window; he brought the

came into the city, into an inner

shadow ten and he went, and fled, and degrees backward, by which it

chamber. escaped. had gone down in the dial of

1 Kin. xxii, 25, 39. And Micaiah 1 Kin. vii, 4, 5. And there were Ahaz.

said, Behold, thou shalt see in windows in three rows, and light

that day, when thou shalt go into

Isa, xxxviii, 8. Behold, I will was against light in three ranks. bring again the shadow of the Now the rest of the acts of Ahab,

an inner chamber to hide thyself. And all the doors and posts were degrees, which is gone down in the and all that he did, and the ivory square, with the windows and

sun dial of Ahaz, ten degrees back- house which he made, and all light was against light in three

ward. So the sun returned ten the cities that he built, are they ranks.

degrees, by which degrees it was not written in the book of the 2 Kin. 1, 2. And Ahaziah fell gone down.

chronicles of the kings of Israel? down through a lattice in his upper chamber that was in Sa

2 Kin. iv, 11. And it fell on a day, TENURE.

that he camo maria, and was sick.

thither, and he Lev. xxv, 29-31. And if a man- turned into the chamber, and lay 2 Kin. xiii, 17. And he said, sell a dwelling house in a walled there. Open

the window eastward. And city, then he may redeem it withhe opened it. Then Elisha said, in a whole year after it is sold; servants said, None, my lord, O

2 Kin. vi, 12. And one of his Shoot. And he shot. And he within a full year may he redeem king: but Elisha, the prophet that said, The arrow of the LORD'S it. And if it be not redeemed is in Israel, telleth the king of deliverance, and the arrow of within the space of a full year, Israel the words that thou speakdeliverance from Syria: for thou then the house that is in the shalt smite the Syrians in Aphek, walled city shall be established

est in thy bedchamber. till thou have consumed them. for ever to him that bought it

2 Kin, ix, 2. And when thou Jer. ix, 21. For death is come up throughout his generations: it comest thither, look out there into our windows, and is entered shall not go out in the jubilee. But Jehu the son of Jehoshaphat the into our palaces, to cut off the the houses of the villages which son of Nimshi, and go in, and children from without, and the have no wall round about them make him arise up from among young men from the streets.

shall be counted as the fields of his brethren, and carry him to an Joel ii, 9. They shall run to and the country: they may be redeem- inner chamber. fro in the city; they shall run up-ed, and they shall go out in the Esther i, 6. Where were white, on the wall, they shall climb up jubilee.

green, and blue, hangings, fastenupon the houses; they shall enter

Lev. xxvii, 14, 15. And when a ed with cords of fine linen and In at the windows like a thief.

man shall sanctify his house to be purple to silver rings and pillars Zeph. ii, 14. And flocks shall lie holy unto the Lord, then the of marble: the beds were of gold down in the midst of her, all the priest shall estimate it, whether it and silver, upon a pavement of beasts of the nations:

be good or bad: as the priest shall red, and blue, and white, and their voice shall sing in the win- estimate it, so shall it stand. And black, marble. dows; desolation shall be in the lif he that sanctified it will redeem


Mark xiv, 14, 15. And whereso Ezek. xxi, 14. Thou therefore, I heart upon your bed, and be still, ever he shall go in, say ye to the son of man, prophesy, and smite Selah. goodman of the house, The Mas-thine hands together, and let the ter saith, Where is the guest- sword be doubled the third time, chief upon his bed; he setteth

Ps. xxxvi, 4. He deviseth mis. chamber, where I shall eat the the sword of the slain: it is the himself in a way that is not good; passover with my disciples? And sword of the great men that are

he abhorreth not evil. he will shew you a large upper slain, which entereth into their room furnished and prepared: privy chambers.

Ps. xli, 3. The LORD win there make ready for us.

strengthen him upon the bed of

Haggai i, 4. Is it time for you, languishing: thou wilt make all his Luke ii, 7. And she brought ye, to dwell in your cieled bed in his sickness. forth her firstborn son, and houses, and this house lie waste?

Prov. vii, 16, 17. I have decked wrapped him in swaddling clothes, Matth. xxiii, 6. And love the my bed with coverings of tapestry, and laid him in a manger, because uppermost rooms at feasts, and with carved works, with fino there was no room for them in the chief seats in the synagogues. linen of Egypt. I have perfumed the inn.

Matth. xxiv, 26. Wherefore if my bed with myrrh, aloes, and cinActs 1, 13. And when they were they shall say unto you, Behold, namon. come in, they went up into an he is in the desert; go not forth:

Prov. xxii, 27. If thou hast nothupper room, where abode both behold, he is in the secret cham-ing to pay, why should he take Peter, and James, and John, and bers; believe it not. Andrew, Philip, and Thomas,

away thy bed from under thee? Bartholomew, and Matthew

Çant. I, 16. Behold, thou art

FURNITURE. James the son of Alphæns, and

fair, my beloved, yea, pleasant; Simon Zelotes, and Jadas the


also our bed is green. brother of James.

Gen. xlvii, 31. And he said, Isa. xxviii, 20. For the bed is Acts ix, 37. And it came to pass Swear unto me. And be sware shorter than that a man can in those days, that she was sick, unto him. And Israel bowed stretch himself on it; and tho and died: whom when they had himself upon the bed's head. covering narrower than that he washed, they laid her in an upper Deut. iii, 11. For only Og king

can wrap himself in it. chamber. of Bashan remained of the rem

Isa. Ivii, 2. He shall enter into Acts xx, 8. And there were nant of giants; behold, his bed-peace: they shall rest in their many lights in the upper cham- stead was a bedstead of iron; is it beds, each one walking in his upber, where they were gathered not in Rabbath of the children of rightness. together. Ammon?

Ezek. xxiii, 41. And satest upon 1 Sam. xix, 13, 15. And Michaled before it, whereupon thou

a stately bed, and a table preparP3. xix, 5, Which is as a bride-took au image, and laid it in the groom coming out of his chamber, bed, and put a pillow of goats' bast set mine incense and mine and rejoiceth as a strong man to hair for his bolster, and covered run a race. it with a cloth. And when Saul

Amos vi, 4. That lie upon beds Ps. xxxi, 8. And hast not shut sent messengers to take David, of ivory, and stretch themselves me up into the hand of the enemy: she said, He is sick. And Sauí upon their couches, and eat the

lambs out of the flock, and the thou hast set my foot in a large David, saying, Bring

him up to calves out of the midst of the room. Prov. xxi, 9. It is better to dwell me in the bed, that I may slay

stall. him.

Mark iv, 21. And he said unto In a corner of the housetop, than with a brawling woman in a wide

1 Kin. xxi, 4. And Ahab came in them, is á candle brought to be house. to his house heavy and displeased put under a bushel, or under a

bed? and not to be set on a candloÇant. i, 4. Draw me, we will because of the worl which Naboth

the Jezreelite had spoken to him: stick? pun after thee; the king hath

for he bad said, I will not give Act: v, 15. Insomuch that they brought me into his chambers: thee the inheritance of my fathers. brought forth the sick into the we will be glad and rejoice in And he laid hiin down upon his streets, and laid them on beds and thee.

bed, and turned away his face, couches, that at the least the Çant. il, 4. He brought me to and would eat no bread.

shadow of Peter passing by might the banqueting house, and his

2 Kings 1, 4. Now therefore thus overshadow some of them. banner over nie was love.

saith the LORD; Thou shalt not Çant, iii, 4. It was but a little come down from that bed on

BOTTLE, PITCHER. that I passed from them, but I which thou art gone up, but shalt found him whom my soul loveth: surely die. And Elijah departed.

Gen. xxi, 14. And Abraham I held him, and would not let

rose up early in the morning, and

2 Kings iv, 21. And she went him go, until I had brought him up, and laid him on the bed of and gave it unto Hagar, putting it

took bread, and a bottle of water, into my mother's house, and into the man of God, and shut the door the chamber of her that conceived

on her shoulder, and the child, upon him, and went out. me.

and sent her away: and she deIsa. xxvi, 20. Come, my people, shall comfort me, my couch shall wilderness of Beer-sheba.

Job vii, 13. When I say, My bed | parted, and wandered in the enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee: hide ease my complaint.

Ps. Ivi, 8. Thou tellest my thyself as it were for a little mo

Job xvil, 13. If I wait, the grave wanderinge: put thou my tears ment, until the indignation be is mine house: I have made my into thy bottle: are they not in thy overpast. bed in the darkness.

book? Jer. xxii, 14. That saith, I will

Job xxxiN, 15. In a

ream, in Ps. cxix, 83. For am become build me a wide house and large vision of the night, when deep like a bottle in the smoke; vet do chambers, and cutteth him out sleep falleth upon men, in slum-I not forget thy statutes. windows; and it is cieled with berings upon the bed.

Jer. xix, 1, 10. Thus saith the cedar, and painted with vermil- P3. iv, 4. Stand in awe, and sin LORD, Go and get a potter's ion. not: commune with your own earthen,bottle, and take of the

ancients of the people, and of the hand of him that betrayeth me is , house? And she said, Thine hand, ancients of the priests; Then with me on the table.

maid hath not any thing in the shalt thou break the bottle in

John xii, 2. There they made house, save a pot of oil. the sight of the men that go with him a supper; and Martha served: Neh. xiii, 8. And it grieved me thee.

but Lazarus was one of them that sore: therefore I cast forth all the Mark ii, 22. And no man putteth sat at the table with him.

household stuff of Tobiah out of new wine into old bottles: else the new wine doth burst the bottles, Let their tablo be made a snare,

Rom. xi, 9.
And David saith, the chamber.

Luke ix, 17. And they did eat, and the wine is spilled, and the and a trap, and a stumblingblock, and were all filled: and there was bottles will be marred: but new and a recompence unto them.

taken up of fragments that rewine must be put into new bot

mained to them twelve baskets. tles.


2 Tim. ii, 20. But in a great Gen, xxiv, 14, 15. And let it come to pass, that the damsel to whom

1 Sam. 1, 9. So Hannah rose op house there are not only vessels I shall say, Let down thy pitcher, after they had eaten in Shiloh, of gold and of silver, but also of I pray thee, that I may drink; and and after they had drunk. Now wood and of earth; and some to she shall say, Drink, and I will Eli the priest sat upon a seat by a honour and some to dishonour. give thy camels drink also: let the post of the temple of the LORD.

THE HEARTH. same be she that thou bast ap- 1 Sam. iv, 18. And it came to pointed for thy servant Isaac; and pass, when he made mention of

FIRE. thereby shall I know that thou the ark of God, that he fell from Exod. xxxv, 3. Ye shall kindle hast shewed kindness unto my off the seat backward by the side no fire throughout your habitamaster. And it came to pass, be- of the gate, and his neck brake, tions upon the sabbath day. fore he had done speaking, that, and he died: for he was an old

1 Kings iv, 40. So they poured behold, Rebekah came out, who man, and heavy. And he had

out for the men to eat. And it was born to Bethuel, son of Mil- judged Israel fory years.

came to pass, as they were eating cah, the wife of Nahor, Abraham's 1 Kings is, 19. Bath-sheba there of the pottage, that they cried brother, with her pitcher upon her fore went unto king Solomon, to out, and said, Othou man of God, shoulder.

speak unto him for Adonijah. there is death in the pot. And Judges vii, 16. And he divided And the king rose up to meet her, they could not eat thereof. the three hundred men into three and bowed himself unto her, and

Isa. Xxx, 14. And he shall break companies, and he put a trumpet sat down on his throne, and caused it as the breaking of the potters in every man's hand, with empty a seat to be set for the king's vessel that is broken in pieces; he pitchers, and lamps within the mother

, and she sat on his right shall not spare: so that there shall pitchers. hand.

not be found in the bursting of it Lam. iv, 2. The precious sons of 2 Chron. is, 17-19. Moreover a sherd to take fire from the Zion, comparable to fine gold, the king made a great throne of hearth, or to take water withal how are they esteemed as earthen ivory, and overlaid it with pure out of the pit. pitchers, the work of the hands of gold. And there were six steps to

Isa. xliv, 16. He burneth part the potter!

the throne, with a footstool of thereof in the fire; with part theregold, which were fastened to the of he eateth flesh; he roasteth

throne, and stays on each side of roast, and is satisfied: yea, he TABLE.

the sitting place, and two lions warmeth himself, and saith, Aha, Judges i, 7. And Adoni-bezek standing by the stays: And twelve I am warm, I have seen the fire. said, Threescore and ten kings, lions stood there on the che side having their thumbs and their and on the other upon the six

Jer, vii, 18. The children gather · great toes cut off, gathered their steps. There was not the like wood, and the fathers kindle the mcat under my table: as I have made in any kingdom.

fire, and the women knead their done, so God hath requited me.

dough, to make cakes to the And they brought him to Jeru- the gate throngh the city, when I drink offerings unto other gods,

Job xxix, 7. When I went out to queen of heaven, and to pour out. salem, and there he died. prepared my seat in the street!

that they may provoke me to 1 Kin. x, 5. And the meat of his

anger. table, and the sitting of his ser- OTHER ARTICLES. vants, and the attendance of his Gen. xxxi, 37. Whereas thon be taken up a curse by all the

Jer, xxix, 22. And of them shall ministers, and their apparel, and hast searched all my stuff, what captivity of Judah which are in his cupbearers.

hast thou found of all thy house- Babylon, saying, The Lord make Neh. V, 17. Moreover there hold stuff? set it here before my thee like Zedekiah and like Ahab, were at my table an hundred and brethren and thy brethren, that whom the king of Babylon roast fifty of the Jews and rulers, be- they may judge betwixt us both.

ed in the fire. side those that came unto us from

Exod. xxxviii, 8. And he made among the heathen that are about the laver of brass, and the foot of sat in the 'winter-house in the

Jer. xxxvi, 22, 23. Now the king us.

it of brass, of the lookingglasses P. XXIII, 5. Thou preparest a of the women assembling, which ninth month: and there was a fire

on the hearth burning before table before me in the presence of assembled at the door of the

him. And it came to pass, that mine enemies: thou anointest my tabernacle of the congregation.

when Jehudi had read three or head with oll; my cup runneth Judges v, 26. She put her hand four leaves, he cut it with the penover.

to the nail, and her right hand to knife, and cast it into the fire that Mark vii, 4. And when they the workmen's hammer; and with

was on the hearth, until all the come from the market, except the hammer she smote Sisera, roll was consumed in the fire that they wash, they eat not.

And she smote off his head, when she was on the hearth. many other things there be, had pierced and stricken through

Ezek. xv, 4. Behold, it is cast which they have received to hold, his temples..

into the fire for fuel; the fire deas the washing of cups, and pots, 2 Kings iv, 2. And Elisha said voureth both the ends of it, and brazen vessels, and of tables. unto her, What shall I do tor thee? the midst of it is burned. Is it Luke xxii, 21. But, behold, the tell me, what hast thou in the meet for any work?



Matth. xvil, 15. Lord, have , selves about with sparks: walk in them? God distributeth sorrows mercy on my son: for he is luna- the light of your fire, and in the in his anger. tick, and soro vexed: for ofttimes sparks that ye have kindled. he falleth into the fire, and oft in- This shall ye have of mine hand; shined upon my head, and when

Job xxix, 3. When his candle to the water.

ye shall lie down in sorrow, Mark xiv, 54. And Peter follow- Isa. Ixiv, 2. As when the melting darkness.

by his light I walked through ed him afar off, even into the palace fire burneth, the fire causeth the of the high priest: and he sat with waters to boil, to make thy name

P3. xviii, 23. For thou wilt light the servants, and warmed himself known to thine adversaries, that my candle: the LORD my God will at the fire.

the nations may tremble at thy enlighten my darkness. Luke xxii, 56. Bat a certain presence!

P3. cxix, 105. Thy word is a maid beheld him as he sat by the Jer. I, 13. And the word of the lamp unto my feet, and a light fire, and earnestly looked upon LORD came unto me the second unto my path. him, and said, This man was also time, saying, What seest thou? with him. And I said, I see a seething pot; righteous rejoiceth: but the lamp

Prov. xiii, 9. The light of the John xviii, 18. And the servants and the face thereof is toward the of the wicked shall be put out. and officers stood there, who had north. made a fire of coals; for it was Ezek. xxiv, 3, 6, 11, 12. And utter father or his mother, his lamp

Prov. xx, 20. Whoso curseth his cold: and they warmed them- a parable unto the rebellious selves: and Peter stood with them, house, and say unto them, Thus shall be put out in obscure darkand warmed himself.

saith the Lord God; Set on a pot, Acts xxviil, 2. And the barbar- set it on, and also pour water into Prov. xxiv, 20. For there shall

it. ous people shewed us no little

Wherefore thus saith the be no reward to the evil man; the kindness: for they kindled a fire, Lord Gop; Woo to the bloody candle of the wicked shall be put and received us every one, because city, to the pot whose scum is out. of the present rain, and because of therein, and whose scum is not the cold. gone out of it! bring it out piece that her merchandise is good: her

Prov. xxxi, 18. She perceiveth by piece; let no lot fall upon it. candle goeth not out by night.

Then set it empty upon the coals Job xviil, 5. Yea, the light of thereof, that the brass of it may Jer. xxv, 10. Moreover I will the wicked shall be put out, and be hot, and may burn, and that the take from them the voice of mirth, the spark of his fire shall not filthiness of it may be molten in and the voice of gladness, the shine.

it, that the scum of it may be con- voice of the bridegroom, and the Ps. xxxix, 3. My heart was hot sumed. She hath wearied herself voice of the bride, the sound of within me, while I was musing with lies, and her great scum the millstones, and the light of the the fire burned: then spake I with went not forth out of her: her candle. my tongue. scum shall be in the fire.

Matth. v, 15. Neither do men P3. Ixxxiii, 14. As the fire burn- Micah i, 4. And the mountains light a candle, and put it under a eth a wood, and as the flame set- shall be molten under him, and bushel, but on a candlestick; and teth the mountains on fire. the valleys shall be cleft, as wax

it giveth light unto all that are in Ps. cii, 3. For my days are con- before the fire, and as the waters the house.

Matth. xxv, 1, 7, 8. Then shall sumed like smoke, and my bones that are poured down a steep are burned as an hearth. place.

the kingdom of heaven be likened P3. cxl, 10. Let burning coals

Micah ill, 3. Who also eat the unto ten virgins, which took their fall upon

them: let them be cast flesh of my people, and flay their lamps, and went forth to meet the into the fire; into deep pits, that skin from off them; and they break bridegroom. Then all those virthey rise not up again. Ps. cxli, 7. Our bones are scat- pieces, as for the pot, and as flesh lamps. And the foolish said unto within the caldron.

the wise, Give us of your oil; for tered at the grave's mouth, as

our lamps are gone out. when one cutteth and cleaveth

Zech, iii, 2. And the LORD said wood upon the earth.

unto Satan, The LORD rebuke Luke viil, 16. No man, when he Prov. x, 26. As vinegar to the thee, o Satan; even the Lord

that hath lighted a candle, covereth it

hath chosen Jerusalem rebuke with a vessel, or putteth it under teeth, and as smoke to the eyes, thee: is not this a brand plucked a bed; but setteth it on a candle80 is the sluggard to them that out of the fire?

stick, that they which enter in send him. Prov. xxvi, 20. Where no wood

Zech. xii, 6. In that day will i may see the light. is, there the fire goeth out: 80 make the governors of Judah like

Luke xi, 36. If thy whole body where there is no talebearer, the an hearth of fire among the wood, therefore 'be full of light, having

and like a torch of fire in a sheaf; no part dark, the whole shall be strife ceaseth.

and they shall devour all the peo- full of light, as when the bright Çant. viii, 6. Set me as a seal ple round about, on the right shining of a candle doth give thee upon thine heart, as a seal upon hand and on the left: and Jerusa- light. thine arm: for love is strong as lem shall be inhabited again in death; jealousy is cruel as the her own place, even in Jerusalem. having ten pieces of silver, if she

Iruke xv, 8. Either what woman grave; the coals thereof are coals of fire, which hath a most vehe- ax is laid unto the ront of the candle, and sweep the house, and

Matth. iii, 10. And now also tho lose one piece, doth not light a ment flame.

trees: therefore every tree which seek diligently till she find it? Isa. xlvil, 14. Behold, they shall bringeth not forth good fruit is be as stubble; the fire shall burn hewn down, and cast into the

Acts xvi, 29. Then he called for them; they shall not deliver them- fire.

a light, and sprang in, and came selves from the power of the

trembling, and fell down before flame: there shall not be a coal to


Paul and Silas, warm at, nor fire to sit before it.

Job, xxi, 17. How oft is the candle Rev. xvill, 23. And the light of a Isa. I, 11. Behold, all ye that of the wicked put out? and how candle shall shine no more at all kindle å fire, that compass your loft cometh their destruction upon | In thee. ...

LEPROSY IN HOUSES. 1 Chron. vii, 24. (And his daugh- DIFFERENT KINDS OF Lev. xiv, 34-41. When ye be come ter was Sheran, who built Beth

CITIES Into the land of Canaan, which I horon the nether, and the upper,

ROYAL give to you for a possession, and and Uzzen-sherah.) I put the plague of leprosy in a

1 Chron. viii, 12. The sons of

Num. xxi, 26. For Heshbon was house of the land of your posses- Elpaal; Ebor, and Misham, and the city of Sihon the king of the sion; And he that owneth the Shamed, who built Ono, and Lod, the former king of Moab, and house shall come and tell the with the towns thereof. priest, saying, It seemeth to me

taken all his land out of his hand, there is as it were a plague in the 2 Chron. viii, 5, 6. Also he built even unto Arnon. house: Then the priest shall com. Beth-horon the upper, and Beth- Josh.x, 2. Tliat they feared mand that they empty the house, horon the nether, fenced cities, greatly, because Gibeon was a before the priest go into it to see with walls, gates, and bars; And great city, as one of the royal the plague, that all that is in the Baalath, and all the store cities cities, and because it was greater house be not made unclean: and that Solomon had, and all the than Ai, and all the men thereof afterward the priest shall go in to chariot cities, and the cities of the were mighty. see the house: And he shall look horsemen, and all that Solomon 2 Sam. xli. 26. And Joab fought on the plague, and, behold, if the desired to build in Jerusalem, and against Rabbah of the children of plague be in the walls of the house in Lebanon, and throughout all Ammon, and took the royal city. with hollow strakes, greenish or the land of his dominion. reddish, which in sight are lower

TREASURE. than the wall; Then the priest 2 Chron. xxvii, 4. Moreover he shall go out of the house to the built cities in the mountains of Ecod. i, 11. Therefore they did door of the house, and shut up the Judah, and in the forests he built set over them taskmasters to

amict them with their burdens. house seven days: And the priest castles and towers. shall come again the seventh day.

And they built for Pharaoh treaand shall look: and, behold, v the provided him cities, and posses

2 Chron. xxxii, 29. Moreover he sure-cities, Pithom and Raamses. plagne be spread in the walls of sions of flocks and herds in abundthe house; Then the priest shall lance: for God had given him sub

COMMERCIAL. command that they take away the stance very much.

Isa. xxiil, 11. He stretched ont stones in which the plague is, and

his hand over the sea, he shook they shall cast them into an un- Jonah iii, 3. So Jonah arose, and the kingdoms: the LORD hath given clean place without the city: And went unto Nineveh, according to a commandment against the merhe shall cause the house to be the word of the LORD. Now chant city, to destroy the strong scraped within round about, and Nineveh was an exceeding great holds thereof. they shall pour out the dust that city of three days' journey.

Ezek. xxvii, 3. And say unto they scrape off without the city

Tyrus, O thou that art situate at into an unclean place.


the entry of the sea, achich art a

merchant of the people for many CITIES.

Gen. x1, 8. So the Lord scattered isles, Thus saith the Lord God; 0

them abroad from thence upon Tyrus, thou hast said, I am of IRECTION.

the face of all the earth: and they perfect beauty. Gen. x, 11, 12. Out of that land left off to build the city. went forth 'Asshur, and builded

CII ARIOT. Nineveh, and the city Rehoboth, 1 Kings xv, 21, 22. And it came and Calah, And Resen between to pass, when Baasha heard there- 2 Chron. i, 14. And Solomon Nineveh and Calah: the same 13 a of, that he left off buiding of rathered chariots and horsemen:

and he had a thousand and four Ramah, and dwelt in Tirzah. great city.

hundred Gen. xi, 4, 5. And they said, Go Then king Asa made a proclama thousand horsemen, which he

chariots, and twelve to, let us build us a city and a

was exempted: and they took away

placed in the chariot cities, and tower, whose top may recauch into the stones of Ramah, and the tim with the king at Jerusalem, heaven; and let us make us a ber thereof, wherewith Baasha name, lest we be scattered abroad had builded; and king Asa built had four thousand stalls for horses

2 Chron. ix, 25. And Solomon upon the face of the whole earth with them Geba of Benjamin, and and chariots, and twelve thousand And the LORD came down to see the city and the tower, which the Mizpah.

horsemen; whom he bestowed in children of men builded.

the chariot cities, and with the

king at Jerusalem, 1 Kings ix, 17-19. And Solomon

NAMING. built Gezer,' and Beth-horon the

STORE. Gen. iv, 17. . ,. He builded a nether, And Baalath, and Tadmor city, and called the name of the in the wilderness, in the land, city, after the name of his son, Tadmor in the wilderness, and all

2 Chron, vill, 4. And he built And all the cities of store that

Enoch. Solomon had, and cities for his

the store cities, which he built in

Hamath. chariots, and cities for his horse- Judges xviii, 29. And they callmen, and that which Solomon de-ed the name of the city Dan, after sired to build in Jerusalem, and the name of Dan their father, who

FENCED AND FORTIFIED in Lebanon, and in all the land of was born unto Israel: howbeit the

CITIES. his dominion. name of the city was Laish at tho

Num. xiii, 28. Nevertheless the 1 Kings xil, 25. Then Jeroboam first,

people be strong that dwell in the built Shechem in mount Ephraim, 1 Kings xvi, 24. And he bought land, and the cities are walled, and dwelt therein; and went out the hill Samaria of Shemer for two and very great: and moreover wo from thence, and built Penuel.

talents of silver, and built on the saw the children of Anak there. 2 Kings xiv, 22. He built Elath, hill, and called the name of the Num. xxxii, 17. But we ourand restored it to Judah, after city which he built, after the name selves will go ready armed before that the king slept with his of Shemer, owner of the hill, the children of Israel, until we fathers. Samaria.

have brought them unto their 52

« PreviousContinue »