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with a new sword, thonght to Rev. 11, 12. And to the angel of the sword, out of weakness were havo slain David.

the church in Pergamos write; inade strong, waxed valiant ir Neh, iv, 18. For the builders. These things saith lio which hath figlit, turned to flight the armies every one had his sword girded the sharp sword with two edges. of the aliens. by his side, and so builded: and le that sounded the trumpet was wielded SO AS TO STRIKE AND ALSO TO PIERCE WITH by me.

ITS POINT.
WITII ITS EDGE.
Gen. xxxiv, 26. And they slew every one his fellow by ihe head

2 Sam. 11, 16. And they caught P3. xlv, 3. Gird thy sword upon Hamor and Shechern his son with an, ihrust his sword in his fellow'i thy thigh, o most mighty, with the edge of the sword, and took

side. thy glory and thy majesty. Dinah out of Shechem's house,

Cant. iil. 8. They all hold and went out. swords, being expert in war: overy Exod. xvii. 13. And Joshua dis- cometh out of the body; yea, the

Job xx, 25. It to drawn, and man hath his sword upon his comfited Amalek and his peoplo glittering sword cometh out of thigh because of fear in the night. with the edge of the sword.

his gall; terrors are upon him. WHETTED IN ORDER TO BE Num. xxl, 24. And Israel smoto Prov. xii, 18. There is that

him with the edgo of the sword, speaketh like the pierciors of a SHARP AND BRIGHT.

and possessed his land from Ar- sword; but the tongue of the wise Deut. xxxii, 41. If I whet my non unto Jabbok, even unto the is health. glittering sword, and mino hand children of Ammon: for the bortake hold on judgment; I will der of the cbildren of Ammon was

Isa. xiv, 19. But thou art cast render vengeance to mine ene- strong.

out of thy grave like an abomin. mies, and will reward them that

able branch, and as the raiinent

Josh. vi, 21. And they utterly of those that are slain, thrust hate me.

destroyed all that was in the city, through with a sword, that go P3. vii, 12. If he turn not, he will both man and woman, young and down to the stones of the pit; as a whet his sword; he hath bent his old, and ox, and sheep, and ass, carcase trodden under fuet. bow, and made Il ready. with the edge of the sword.

Ezek. xvi, 40. They shall also Erek. xxi, 9-11, 28. Son of man,

Josh, vill, 24. And it camo to bring up a company against thee, prophesy, and say, Thus saith the

pass, when' Israel had made an and they shall stone thee with Lord; Say, A sworu, a sword is end of slaying all the inhabitants stones, and thrust theo through sharpened, and also furbislied: It of Al in the held, in the wilder- with their swords. is sharpened to make a sore

ness wherein they chased them, Ezek. XXI, 15. I have set the slaughter; it is furbished that it and when they were all fallen on point of the sword against all may glitter: should we then make mirthi? it contemneth the rod of the edge of the sword, until they their gates, that their heart may

consumed, that all the faint, and their ruins be multiplied: my son, as every tree. And he hath given it to be furbished, that

Israelites returned unto Ai, and ah! it is made bright, it is wrapped

smote it with the edge of the up for the slaughter. it may be handled; this sword is

sword. sharpened, and it is furbislied, to

Luke, II, 35. (Yea, a sword shall give it into the hand of the slayer.

Judges iv, 15. And tho LORD pierce through thy own soul also,) And thou, son of man, prophesy discomfited Sisera, and all his ihat the thoughts of many hearts and say, Thus saith the Lord chariots, and all his bost, with the may be revealed. God concerning the Ammonitos, edge of the sword before Barak; and concerning their reproach; so that Sisera lighted down of A PRINCIPAL WEAPON OF even say thou, The sword, the nis chariot, and led away on his

WAR. sword is drawn: for the slaughter leot.

Exod. v, 21. And they said unto it is furbished, to consume because Ps. Ixxxix, 43. Thou hast also them, The Lord look upon you, of the glittering.

tornod the edge of his sword, and an 1 judge; because yo have made Nahum III, 3. The horseman lift-bast not made him to stand in the our savour to be abhorrod iu tho eth up both the bright sword and battle.

eyes of Pharaoh, and in the eyes the glittering spear.

Jer. XXI, 7. And nfterward, saith of his servants, to put a sword in

the LOR, I will deliver Zedekiab their hand to slay us. WAS SOMETIMES TWO king of Judah, and his servants, Judges vii, 14, 22. And his felEDGED.

and the people, and such as are low answered and said, This is

left in this city from the pestil. nothing else save the sword of Ps. cxlix, 6. Let the high praises ence from the sword, and from Gideon the son of Joash, a man of of God be in their mout, and a tho famine, into the hand of Ne- Israel: for into his hand hath God twoodged sword in their hand,

buchalrezzar king of Babylon, delivered Midian, and all the host. Prov. v, 4. But her end is bitter and into the hand of their ene And the three hundred blew the as wormwood, sbarp as a two-mics, and into the hand of those trumpets, and the LORD set every edged sworu.

that seek their life: and he shall man's sword against his fellow, Heb. iv, 12. For the word of smite them with the edge of the even throughout all the host; and God is quick, and powerful, and sword; he shall not spare thein, the host od to Beth-shittah in sharper than any twoedged sword, neither have pity, por have zereratlı, and to the border of piercing even to the dividing mercy.

Abel-meholalı, unto Tabbath. asunder of soul and spirit, and of Luke xxi, 24. And they shall 1 Sam. xv. 33. And Sumuel said, tho joints and mirroiv, and is a all by the edge of the sword, and As thy sword hath made women discerner of the thoughts and in- shall be led away captive into all childless, iv shall thy mother be 'ents of the heart.

nations; and Jerusalem shall be chililless among women. And Reo. I, 16. And he had in his trodden down of the Grntiles, Samuel hewed Agaz in pieces beEight hand seven stars; and cut of until the times of the Gentiles bofore the Lord in Gilgul. ais mouth went a sharp twoedged fulfilled.

1 Sam. xxi, 9. And the priest *word: and his countenance 1003 Heb. xl. 34. Quenched the viol. said, The sword of Goliath the 13 the sun shineth in his strength. I enco of fire, escaped tho edgo of Philistine, whom thou slowest in

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the valley of Elah, behold, it 18 they would unto thoso that hated him of his adrersaries: and the hire, wrapped in a cloth behind them.

sword shall devour, and it shall The ephod: if thou wilt take that,

Matth. XXVI, 51. And, behrla, be satiate and made drunk with take it: for there is no other save

one of them which were with their blood: for the Lord God of that here.

And David said: Jesus stretched out his hud, and hosts hath a sacrifice in the north There is none like that; give it drew his sword, and struck a ser country by the river Euplırates. me.

vant of the high priest's, and Jer. xlviii, 10. Cursed be he that 1 Sam. xxil, 10, 13. And he en- sinote off his car.

dueth the work of the Lord de. quirer of the LORD for him, and

Luke xxii. 36. Then said he un-ceitfully, and cursed be lie that gave him victuals, and gav: him to them, but now, he that laha keepell back liis sword from the sword of Goliath the Philis- purse, let him take it, and like

blood. tine. And Saul s.uid unto him. wise his scrip: and he that hath E:ek. V, 2. Thou shalt burn Why have yo conspired against no sword, let him sell his garment, with fire a third part in the midst me, thou and the son of Jesse, in and buy one.

of the city, when the days of the that thou hast given him bread, and a sworil, and hast enquired of hour sejd Jesus to the multitulos, take a thiril part, and smite about

Matth. xxvi, 55. In that same siese are fulfilled; and thou shalt God for hiin, that lie should rise

it with a knife; and a third part Are ye come out as against a against me, to lio in wait, as at this day?

thief with sworils and stilves for thou shalt scatter in the wind; to take me? I sat daily with you

and I will draw out a sword after 2 Sam. ii, 26. Then Abner called teaching in the temple, and ye

them. to Joab an 1 said, Shall the sword laid no hold on ine.

E-ck. xi. 8. Ye have foared the devour for ever? knowest thou not that it will be bitterness in the

Luke xxii. 33. And they said, sword; and I will bring a sword latter end? how long shall it be ord, behold, here are two swords upon you, saith the Lord God.

Ezek. xxi, 12. Cry and howl, son then, ere tlou bid the people and he said unto tlıcm, It is

of man; for it shall be upon my return froin

enough. following

their brethren?

people, it shall be upon all the 2 Sam. iil, 29. Let it rest on the Job xv, 22. lle belicveth not princes of Israel: terrors by reas

on of the sword chall be upon my head of Joab, and on all his that he shall return out of darkfather's house; and let there not nes, and he is waited for of this people: smito therefore upon thy

thigh. fai: from the house of Joab one word.

E:ek. XXX, 22. Therefore thus

Job xxvii, 14. If his children be saith the Lord Gor; Behold, I am that hath an issue, or that is al leper, or that leaneth on a staff, multiplied, it is for the sworil: against Pharaoh king of lrypt, or that falleth on the sword, or anil liis spring shall not be and will break his

aims, the that lacketh bread. satisfied with bread,

strong, and that which was bro2 Sam. xi, 23. Then David said P's. lxxviil. 62. IIe gave his ken; and I will cause the sword to unto the messenger, Thus shalt people over also unto the sworili full out of his hand. thou say unto Joal), Let not this and was wroth with his inlcritthing displease thee, for the sworilance.

Ezek. XXXV, 5. Becacso thou devoureth one as well as another:

thou hast haula perpetual liatred,

Isa. xxxi. 8. Then shall the and hast shed the blood of the make thy battle more strong Assyrian fall with the sworil, not children of Israel by the force against the city and overthrow it: of a mighty man; and the sword, of the sword in the time of their and encourage thou hlin.

not or a mean mun. Shol devour calamity, in the time that their 2 Sam. xii, 10. Now thereforo binn: but he shall flee from the iniquity had an end. the sword shall never derrırt from sword, and liis young inen shall be

Ezek. xxxix, 23. And the heaththine house; because thou hast discomfited.

en sall know that the house of despisod me, and hast taken the Isa. lxv, 12. Therefore will I Israel went into captivity for wife of Uriah the Ilittite to bo thy number you to the sworil, and yellvir iniquity: because they tres. wife.

shall all bow down to the slaugh-' pa se against me, therefore !aid 2 Sam. Xx, 10. But Amasa took ter: because when I calleil, voi i mny face from them, and gave no heed to the sword that was in did not answer; when I sprake, ye them into the hand of their Joab's hand: so he smote liim did not liear; but did evil before enemies; su fell they all by the therewith in the fifth rib. and mine eyes, and dil choose tiut sword. shed out his bowels to the ground, wherein I delighted not.

Juel il, 8. Neither shall ono and struck him not again; and he Jer. xv, 2, 9. And it shall come thrust another; they shall walk died. So Joab and Abisliai liis to pass, if they say unto thee, every one in his path: and when brother pursued after Shela tho whither shall we go forth? then they fall upon the sword, they son of Bichri.

thou shalt tell them, Thus guith shall not be wounded. 1 Kings fil, 24. And the king the Lord; Such as are for deutlı,

Amos ix, 10. All the sinners of Bil, Bring me a sworil, And to death; and such as are for the they brought a sword before the sword, to the sword; and such as which say. The evil shall not

my people shall die by the sworil, king.

are for the finino, to the famine; overtake nor prevent us. Ezra ix, 7. Since the days of and such as are for the captivity, our fathers, hare we been in a to the captivity. She that hath

Zech. xi, 17. Woe to the idol great trespass unto this day; and borno seven

languislieto: she shepherd that leareth the flock! for our iniquities have we, our hath given up the ghost; her sun

the sword shall be upon his arm. kings, and our priests, been do- is gone down while it was yet livered into the land of the king day: she hath been ashamed and MEANS OF GREAT SLAUGIIof the lands, to the sword, to cap- con ounded; and the residue of

TER. tivity, and to a spoil, and to coi them will I deliver to the sword Gen. xxvii, 40. And by thy fusion of face, as it is this day. before their enemics, saith the sword shalt thou live, anii shalt Edther ix, 6. Thus the Jews LORD.

serve thy brother; and it shall smoty all their enemies with the Jer. xlvi, 10. For this is the day come to pass when thou shalt stroke of the sword, and slaughter, of the Lord Gop of hosts, a day of have the dominion, that thou shalt and destruction, and did what vengeance, that he may arengo brezk his yoko from off thy neck.

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Ecod. xxil. 21. And my wrath' yoning men with the sword in the the son of Shaphan with the shall wax hot, and I will kill you house of their sanctuary, and had sword, an l slow him, whom the with the storil; and your wives no compassion 1; yao'ng man ! king of Babylon lind made govershall be widow's, and your chil- or maiden, old min, or him that nur over the land. drer fatherless. stooped for age: he gave them all

Erel. v, 12. A third part of theo Ler. xxvi, 7. And ye shall chase into his hand.

slal die with the pestilence, and your enemies, and they shall fall

with famine shull they be conbefore you by the sword.

Ps. xliv, 3. For they got not the sumed in the mi Ist of thee; and an Nim. xiv, 43. For the Amale- land iu possession by their own third part slull full by the sword kites and the Canaanites are sword, noither did their own arm round about thee; and I will scat there before you, and ye shall fall save thein; but thy riglit land, and ter it third part into all the winds. by the sworil: becanse ye are thine arin, and the light of thy and I will draw out a sword alter turned away froin

the

LOR., countenance, because thou laust them. therefore the LORD will not be a favour unto thein.

Exe!.. vi, 12. IIo that is far oft with you.

P3. Ixxviii, 64. Their priests foll shall «lie of the pestilence, and the Num. xxxi, 8. And they slew by the sword, and their widows Wat is ncarshall fill by the sword; the kings of Midian, !eside the made no lamentation.

and he that remaineth anl is berest of them that were slain;

Isa, iii. 25. Thy men shall fall sieged shell dia by the funinc: namely, Evi, ani Rekem, and by the sword, and thy miglity in thus will I accomplish my fury Zur, ant llur, and Reba, five the war.

upon them. kings of Midian: Bulaam also the

Isa. xiii, 15. Every one that is Erek. xi 10. Yo shall fall by the son of Bror tlicy sleir with the found shall be tbrust through; sword; I will julge you in the sword.

and every one that is joined uito buriler of Israel; and ye shall know Dent. xxviii, 22. The Lord shall them shuail fall by the sword. that I am the l.ORD. emite thico with a constiinption,

Isa. xxxvii, 7. 38. Behold, I will Ezek. xvii. 21. And all his fugi. and with a fever, anl with an in- sent a blast upon him, and lie tives withi all liis bands slull fall Nammation, and with an extremo shall hear a rumour, and return to by the sword, anil they that re. burning, and with the sword.

his own laul; anı I will cusu main shall be scattered towaru all Josh. X. 11.

They were hiin to full by the sword in his own win ls: anil yo smll know that I more which died with hailstones land. And it came to pass, as he the Lord have spoken it. than they whom the children of wis worshipping in the house of Exek. xxiii, 23. And I will set Israel slow with the sword. Nisroch his goil, that Adr.mmel my jealousy against thee, and

ech and Sharezer lhis sons sinote they shall deal furiously with Josh. xi. 10. And Joshua at that him with the sword; and they thee: they shall take away thy time turned back, and took Hazor, escaped into the land of Armenia: nose and thine cars; and thy and sinto the king thereof with and Esar-haddon his son reigned remnant shall fall by the sword: the sworl: for 11zr beforetime in luis stead. was the head of all those kingdoms.

they shall take thy sons and thy

Jer. xi, 22. Therefore thus saith daughters; and thy residue shall 2 Sam. 1,12. And they mourned, the LORD of hosts, Behold, I will be devoured by the firo. and wept, and fisted until cven, punish them: the young men shall for Saul, anil for Jonathan his

Ezek. xxiv, 21. Speak into the dio by the sivoral; tlicir sons and honse of Israel, Thus saith thie son, and for the people of the

their daughters shall dio by Lord God; Behold, I will profane Lond, and for the house of Israel; famine. because they were fallen by the

my sanctuary, the excellency of sword.

Jer. xix, 7. And I will make your strength, the desire of your

void the counsel of Judah and eyes, and that which your soul 1 Kings xix, 10. And he said, I Jerusalem in this place; and I will pitieth; and your sons and your have been very jealous for the LORD God of hosts: for the child before their enemics, and by the shall full by the sword.

cause them to fall by the sworil daughters whom ye have left dren of Israel have forsaken thy hands of them that seek their Ezek. xxv, 13. Therefore thus Covenant, thrown down thine lives: and their carcases will I saith the Lord Gov; I will also altarz. and slain thy proplets sivo to be meat for the fowls of stretch out mine

hand upon with the sword; and I, even Iony, ile heaven, aud for the bcasts of Edom, and will cut off man and am left; and they suck my life, to the cartlı.

beast from it; and I will make take it away.

Jer. XX, 4. For thus saith thoit desolate from Teman; and they 2 Kings six, 7. Dehold, I will Lonn, Behold, I will make thee a of Dedan shall full by the sworu. send a blast upon him, and he terror tv tlıyscle, and to all thy shall bear a rimonir, and shall frienis: and they shall fall by tho Libyil, and Lydia, and all the

E:ck, xxx, 5, 6. 17. Ethiopia, and return to his own landl; and I will sword of their enemies, and inino mingled people, and Chub, and cause him to fall by the sword in eyes shall beholil it: and I will the men of the land that is in his own land.

give all Jarlah into the hand of league,snall fall with them by tho 2 Chron. xxi. 4. Now when Jc- the king of Babylon, and lie shall suori. Thus saith the LORD; horin was riven up to the king carry them captive into Babylon, They also that uplo Egypt shall dom of his father, he strengthen- and shall slay them with the Pill; and the pride of her power ed hinsell, and slew all his breth. sword.

shall come down: from the tower ren with the sword, and divers also of the princes of Israel.

Jer. xxxix, 18. For I will surely of Syene shall they fall in it by

deliver theo, ani thon shalt not the sworil, saith the Lord Gon. 2 Chron. xxix, 9. For, lo, our full by the sworil, but thy lifo shall | The young men of Aven and of fathers have fallen by the swor 1, bo for a prey unto thee: because I'l-beseth shall full by the sword: and our sons and our daughters thon luust pilt thy trust in me, and these cities shall go into capand our wives are in captivity for saith the Lonn.

tivity. this.

Jer, xli. 2. Then aroso Ishmael Ezek. xxxil, 27. And they shall 2 Ciron. XXXVI, 17. Thereforo the son of Nothniah, and the ten not lie with the mighty that are he brought upon them the king men that were with him, and Pillen of the uncircunciscd, which of the Chaldoes, who slew their smote Gedaliah the son of Abikam are gono down to hell with their

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Ezek. v, 17. So will send uso! laid their swords under their

you famine and evil boasts, and heads, but their iniquities shall

INFLICTION.

they shall bereave thee; ithid pesbe upon their bones, though they

Deut. xxxii, 42. I will make tilence and blood shall pass were the terror of the mighty in thine arrows drunk with blood, through thee; and I will bring tno the land of the living.

and my sword shall devour flesli; sword upon thee. I the LORD

and that with the blood of the have spoken it. Dan. xi, 33. And they that un- slain and of the captives, from the derstand among the people shall beginning of revenges upon the sword upon that land, and say,

Ezek. xiv, 17, 21. Or if I bring a instruct many yet they shall fall

enemy. by the sword, and by flame, by

Sword, go through the land; so captivity, and by spoil, many

2 Chron. xx, 9. If, when evil that I cut off man and beast from day8.

cometh upon us, as the sword, it: For thus saith the Lord God; judgment, or pestilence, or famine,

llow much more when I send my Hos. xill, 16. Samaria shall be we stand before this house, and in

four sore judgments upon Jerucome desolate: for she hath re- thy presence, (for thy name is in salem, the sword, and the famine, belled against lier God: they shall this house,) and cry unto thee in and the noisome beast, and the

all by the sword: their infants our affliction, then thou wilt hear pestilence, to cut off from it man shall be dashed in pieces, and and help.

and beast? their women with child shall be ripped up Job xlx, 29. Be ye afraid of the

Zech, xiii, 7. Awake, Osword, sword: for wrath bringeth the against my Shepherd, and against

the man that is my fellow, saith Amos iv, 10. I have sent among punishments of the sword, that yo

the Lord of hosts: emite the Shepyou tho pestilence after the man may know there is a judgment.

herd, and the sheep shall be scatner of Egypt: your young men have I slain with the sword, and from the sword. .....

Ps. xxil, 20. Deliver my soul tered; and I will turn mine land

upon the little ones. have taken away your horses; and I have made the stink of your | LORD is filled with blood, it is

Isa. xxxiv. 6. The sword of the Matth. X, 34. Think not that I camps to come up unto your nog

am come to send peace on earth: trils: yet have ye not 'returned made fat with fatness, and with I came not to send peace, but a unto me, saith the LORD.

the blood of lambs and goats, with sword,

the fat of the kidneys of iams: for Rev. il, 16. Repent; or else I will Amos vii, 9, 17. And the high the Lord hath a sacrifice in Boz- come into thee quickly, and will places of Isaac shall be desolate. rah, and a great slaughter in the fight against them with the sword and the sanctuaries of Israel shall land of Idumea.

of my mouth, be laid waste; and I will rise

Isa. Ixvi, 16. For by fire and by Rev. vi, 4. And there went out against the house of Jeroboam his sword' will the Lord plead another horse that was red: and with the sword. Therefore thus with all flesh; and the slain of the power was given to him that sat saith the LORD; Thy wife shall be LORD shall be many.

thereon to take peace from tho an harlot in the city, and thy sons and thy daughters shall fall by

Jer. iv, 10. Then said I, Ah, one another; and there was given

earth, and that they should kill the sword, and thy land shall be Lord God! surely thou hast great- unto him a great sword. divided by line; and thou shaltly deceived this people and Jerudle in a polluted land; and Israel salem, saying, Ye shall have

AND OF HUMAN PERSECUshall surely go into captivity forth peace; whereas the sword reachof his land. eth unto the soul,

TION.
Amos ix, 1. I saw the Lord
Jer. xil, 12.

P8. xvii, 13. Arise, O Lord, dig.

The spoilers are appoint him, cast him down: destanding upon the altar: and he

come upon all high places through liver my soul from the wicked. said, Smite the lintel of the door, the wilderness for the sword, of which is thy sword. that the posts may shake: and cut the LORD shall devour from the

P3. xxxvii, 15. Their sword shall them in the head, all of them; and one end of the land even to the I will slay the last of them with other end of the land: no flesh enter into their own heart, and

their bows shall be broken. the sword: he that fleeth of them shall have peace. shall not flce away, and he that

Ps. lix, 7. Behold, they belch

Jer. XXV, 31. A noise shall come escapeth of thein shall not be de- eren to the ends of the earth; for in their lips: for who, say they,

out with their mouth: swords are livered. the Lord hath a controversy with

doth heur? Micah v, 6. And they shall

the nations, he will plead with all
flesh; he will give them that

P3. lxiv, 3. Who whct their waste the land of Assyria with the sword, and the land of Nimrod are wicked to the sword, saith the tongue like a sword, and bend LORD.

their borcs to shoot their arrows, in the entrances thercof; thus

Jer. I, 36, 37. A sword is upon

eren bitter words. shall he deliver us from the Assy

Prov. XXV, 18. A man that bear rian, when he cometh into our the liars; and they shall dote: a land, and when he treadeth withiin sword is upon hier mighty men; eth false witness against his our borders.

and they shall be dismayed. A neighbour is a maul, and a sword,

sword is upon their horses, and and a sharp arrow, Haggai il, 22. ... . I will over- upon their chariots, and upon all Prov. xxx, 14. There is a gener. throw the chariots, and those that the mingled people that are in ation, wluse teeth are as swords, ride in them; and the horses and the midst of her; and they shall and their jaw teeth as knives, to their riders shall come down, become as women: a sword is devour the poor from off the every one by the sword of his upon her treasures; and they shall ernth, and the ncedy from among brother. bo robbed.

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grieved in my spirit, in the midst stow more abundant honour, and Gen. 11, 7. And the LORD God of my body, and the visions of my

our uncomely parts have more

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abundant comeliness. formed men of the dust of the head troubled me. ground, and breathed into his Jatth. X, 28. And fear not God hath tempered the body to

comely parts have no need; but nostrils the breath of life: and them which kill the body, but arogether, having given more abundman became a living soul.

not able to kill the soul: butant honour to that part which Neh, ix, 37. And it yieldeth rather fear him which is able to lacked; That there should be no much increase unto the kings destroy both soul and body in schism in the body; but that the whom thou hast set over us be- hell.

members should have the same cause of our sins; also they have Rom. vii, 24. O wretched man care

for another. And dominion over our bodies, and that I am!' who shall deliver me whether one member suffer, all over our cattle, at their pleasure, from the body of this death? the members suffer with it; or one and we are in great distress.

member be honoured, all the Job X 9.

2 Çor. v, 8. We are confident, I Remember, I beseech thee, that thou hast made say, and willing rather to be members rejoice with it. me as the clay; and wilt thou absent from the body, and to be

Eph. I, 23. Which is his body, bring me into dust again? present with the Lord.

the fulness of him that filleth all Job xiit, 12. Your remembrances they, are weighty and powerful;

2 Cor. x, 10. For his letters, say in all, are like unto ashes, your bodies but his bodily presence is weak, reconcile both unto God in one

Eph. ii, 16. And that he might to bodies of clay.

and his speech contemptible. Ps. xxii, 9, 10. But thon art he

body by the cross, having slain that took me out of the womb:

Heb. xill, 3. Remember them the enmity thereby. thou didst make me hope when I that are in bords, as bound with

Eph. iil, 6. That the Gentiles was upon my mother's breasts. i them; and them which suffer ad

should be fellowheirs, and of the was cast upon thee from the versity, as being yourselves also womb: thou art my God from my in the body.

same body, and partakers of his mother's belly.

James ii

, 26. For as the body promise in Christ by the gospel. Ps. lxxi, 6. By thee have I been without the spirit is dead, so faith

Eph. iv, 4, 12, 16. There is ono holden up from the womb; thou without works is dead also.

body, and one Spirit, even as ye art he that took me out of my

are called in one hope of your mother's bowels: my praise shall SYMBOL OF THE CHURCH calling. For the perfecting of tho be continually of thee.

saints, for the work of the minis

AND ITS SYMPATHETIC Ps. cxxxix, 13-16. For thou hast

try, for the edifying of the body

UNITY. possessed my reins: tliou bast

of Christ. From whom the whole covered me in my mother's womb. Rom. xll, 4, 5. For as we have body fitly joined together and I will praise thee; for I am fear many members in one body, and compacted by that which every fully and wonderfully made; mar- all members have not the same joint supplieth, according to the vellous are thy works; and that office: So we, being many, are one effectual working in the measure my soul knoweth right well. My body in Christ, and every one of every part, maketh increase of substance was not hid from thee, members one of another.

the body unto the edifying of itwhen I was made in secret, and

1 Cor. xli, 14-26. For the body solf in love. curiously wrought in the lowest is not one member, but many. Eph. V, 23. For the husband is parts of the earth. Thino eyes If the foot shall say, Because I am the head of the wife, even as did see my substance, yet being not the hand, I am not of the Christ is the head of the church: unperfect; and in thy book all my body; is it therefore not of the and he is the saviour of the body. members were written, which in body? And if the ear shall say, continuance were fashioned, when Because I am not the eye, I am Colos. I, 18, 24. And he is the as yet there was none of them. not of the body; is it therefore not head of the body, the church:

Isa. II, 23. But I will put it into of the body? If the whole boily who is the beginning, the firstthe hand of them that afflict thee; I were an eye, where were the born from the dead; that in all which have said to thy soul, Bow hearing? If the whole were hear things he might have the predown, that we may go over: and iug, where were the smelling? But eminence. Who now rejoice in thou hast laid thy body as the now hath God set the members my sufferings for you, and fill up ground, and as the street, to them every one of them in the body, as that which is behind of the aftlicthat went over,

it hath pleased him. And if they tions of Christ in my flesh for his Dan. ill. 28. Then Nebuchad.

were all one member, where were body's sake, which is the church.

the body? But now are they nezzar spake, and said, Blessed be many members, yet but one body: the Head, from which all the

Colos. 11, 19. And not holding the God of Shadrach, Meshach, And the eye cannot say unto the angel, and deliverod his servants again the head to the feet, I have and A bed-nego, who hath sent his hand, I have no need of thee: nor body by joints and bands having

, that trusted in him, and have no need of you. Nay, much more

together, increaseth with the inchanged the king's' word, and those members of the body, which crease of God. yielded their bodies, that they seem to be more feeble, are neces- Colos. III, 15. And let the peaco might not serve nor worship any sary: And those members of the of God rule in your hearts, to tho god, except their own God.

body, which we think to be less which also ye are called in one Dan. vi, 15. I Daniel as honourable, upon these we be- body; and be ye thankful.

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