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with a new sword, thought 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 le which hath fight, turned to fight 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.

Gen. XXXIV, 26. And they slew every one his fellow by ihe head

2 Sam. 11, 16. And they caught Ps. xlv, 3. Gird thy sword upon Hamor and Shechem his son with and thrust his sword in his fellow' 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: every Exod. xvil, 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. xll, 18. There is that

him with the edge of the sword, speaketh like the piercings 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 mine hand children of Ammon: for the bortake hold on judgment; I will der of the children of Ammon was out of thy grave like an abomin

Isa. xiv, 19. But thou art cast render vengeance to mine ene- strong. mies, and will reward them that

ablo branch, and as the raiment

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. vli, 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 feet. bow, and made it ready. with the edge of the sword.

Ezek. Xvi, 40. They shall also Exek. 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 LORD; Say, A sword, a sword is pass, when Israel had made an and they shall stone thee with sharpened, and also furbished: It end of slaying all the inhabitants stones, and thrust thee through is sharpened to make a sore

of Al in the field, in the wilder- with their swords. slaughter; it is furbished that it and when they were all fallen ou point of the sword against all

ness wherein they chased them, Ezek. xxi, 15. I have set the may glittér: should we then make the edge of the sword, until they their gates, that their heart may. mirth? it contemneth the rod of

were consumed, that all my son, as every tree. And ho hath given it to be furbished, that Israelites returned unto Al, 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. sharpcned, and it is furbished, to

Luke, 11, 35. (Yea, a sword shall give it into the hand of the slayer.

Judges iv, 15. And the 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 host, with the may be revealed. Gop concerning the Ammonitos, edge of the sword before Barak; and concerning their reproach; so that Sisera lighted down ofr A PRINCIPAL WEAPON OF even say thou, The sword, the his chariot, and fled away on his

WAR. sword is drawn: for the slaughter fect.

Exod. v, 21. And they said unto it is furbished, to consumo bocauso Ps. Ixxxis, 43. Thou hast also them, The LORD look upon you, of the glittering.

turned the edge of his sword, and and judge; because yo have made Nahum III, 3. The horseman lift-hast not made him to stand in the our savour to be abhorred in tho eth up both the bright sword and battle.

eyes of Pharaoh, and in the eyes the glittering spear. .... Jer. xxl, 7. And afterward, saith of his servants, to put a sword in

the LOR , I will deliver Zedekiah | their hand to slay vs. WAS SOMETIMES TWO

king of Judah, and his servants, Judges vii, 14, 22. And his fel

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

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 mouth, and a the famine, into the hand of Ne- Israel: for into his hand hath God twoodged sword in their hand.

buchadrezzar 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 is wormwood, sharp as a two-mies, and into the land of those trumpets, and the LORD set every edged sword.

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 flod to Beth-shittah in sharper than any twoedged sword, neither have pity, nor have Zererath, and to the border of piercing even to the dividing mercy.

Abel-meholah, unto Tabbath. asunder of soul and spirit, and of Luke xxi, 24. And they shall 1 Sam. XV 33. And Sumuel said, the joints and mirrow, and is a full 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, 10 shall thy mother be ents of the heart.

nations: and Jerusalem shall be childless among women. And Reo. 1, 16. And he had in his trodden down of the Gentiles, Samuel hewed Agag in pieces beEight hand seven stars: and cut of until the times of the Gentiles before the LORD in Gilgal." ais mouth went a sharp twoedged fulilled.

1 Sam. xxi, 9. And the priest word; and liis countenance was Heb. xl. 84. Quenched the viol- said, The sword of Goliath the 13 the gun shineth in his strength. I enco or fire, escaped the edgo of Philistine, whom thou slowest in

their enough.


the valley of Elah, bchold, it is, they wonld unto thoso that hated | him of his adversaries: and the Azre, wrapped in a cloth behind them.

sword shall devour, and it shall ihe 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 hand, 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 Euphrates. me.

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

dveth the work of the Lord de. quired of the LORD for him, and

Luke xxii, 36. Then said he un- ceitfully, and cursed be lie that gave him victuals. and gay: him to them, But now, he that lia h a keepetli back his sword from the sword of Goliath the Philis-purse, let him take it, and like

blood. tine. And Saul said unto him, wise his scrip: and he that hath Ezek. 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,

Matth. xxvi, 65. In that same siere are fulfilled; and thou shalt and a sword, and hast enquired of God for him, that lie should rise hour seld Jesus to the multitudes, like a third part, and smite about against me, to lie in wait, as at Are yo come out as against a it with a knife: and a third part this day?

thief with swords and staves for thou shalt scatter in the wind; 2 Sam. ii, 26. Then Abner called teaching in the temple, and ye to take me? I sat daily with you and I will draw out a sword after

them. to Joab ani said, Shall the sword lalu no hold on ine.

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

Luke xxii. 23. And they said, sword; and I will bring a sword latter end? how long shall it be Lord, beholl, here are two swords upon you, saith the Lord God.

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

of man: for it shall be upon my return from following

people, it shall be upon all the brethren?

2 Sam. lil, 23. Let it rest on tho Job xv, 22. Ilo believeth not princes of Israel: terrors by reashead of Joab, and on all his that he shall return out of dark-on of the sword chall be upon my father's house; and let there not no:8, and lie is waited for of the people: smite therefore upon thy

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

Erck. xxx, 22. Therefore thus that hath an issue, or that is al Job xxvii, 14. If his children bo suith the Lord Gor; Behold, I am Ieper, or that leaneth on a staff , multiplied, it is for the sworil: against

Pharaoh king of Egypt, or that falleth on the sword, or and his ffspring shall not be and will break his arms, 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 unty tho messenger, Thus shalt people over also unto the sword; full out of his hand. thou say unto Joab, Let not this and was wroth with his juheritthing displease thee, for the sword ance.

Erek. XXXV, 6. Because thou

thou hast hul a perpetual hatred, devoureth one as well as another:

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

not or a mean man, shall devour calamity, in the time that their 2 Sam. xil, 10. Now thereforo bin: but he shall fice from the iniquity had an end. the sword shall never depart from sword, and his young inen shall be

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

en shall know that the house of despisod me, and hast taken the Isa. lxv, 12. Therefore will I Israel went into captivity for wifo of Uriah tho Ilittite to bo thy number you to the sworil, and ye their iniquity: because they treswife.

shall all bow down to the slaugh- pa sed against me, therefore aid 2 Sam. XX, 10. But Amisa took ter: because when I calleil, yo i mny face from them, and gave no heed to the sword that was in did not answer; why I spake, ye them into the hand of tie ir Joab's hand: so he smote lim did not bear; but did evil before enemies; so fell thcy all by the therewith in the fifth rib, and mine eyes, anil dill choose that sword. shed out his bowels to the ground, wherein I delighted not.

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

thou shalt tell them, Thus Eutu shall not be wounded. 1 Kings fil, 24. And the king the LORD; Such as are for death,

Amos ix, 10. All the sinners of said, Bring me a sword, and to death; and such as are for the my people shall dic by the sword, they brought a sword before the sword, to the sword; and such as which say, The evil shall not king.

are for the famine, 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 languishetn: she shepherd that leareth the flock! for our iniquities have we, our hath given up the ghust; her sun

the sword shall be upon his arm. kings, and onr priests, been de- is gone down while it was yet llvered into the hand of the kings day: she hath been ashamed and MEANS OF GREAT SLAUG IIof the lands, to the sword, to cap- con oundled; and the residue of

TER. tivity, and to a spoil, and to cuithem will I deliver to the sword

Gen. xxvii, 40. And by thy fusion of face, as it

this day. before their enemies, salth the sword shalt ihon live, and shalt Esther ix, 6. Thus the Jews LORD.

serve thy brother; and it shall smote 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 God of host 8, a day of have the doininion, that thou shalt and destruction, and did what vengeance, that he may arengo break his yoko frum off thy neck.


Ecod. xxil, 24. And my wrath young 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, and sler him, whom the with the sworil; and your wives no compassion upon yo’ing man i king of Babylon had inade govershall be widows, and your child or maiden, old min, or him that nur over the land. dren fatherless. stooped for age: le gave them all

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

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

with famine shall they be conbefore you by the sworil.

Ps. xliv, 3. For they got not the sumed in the miilst of thee: and a Num. xiv, 43. For the Amale- land iu possession by their own thiril part shall 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 right hand, and ter a third part iuto all the winds, by the sworil: because ye are thine arm, and the light of thy and I will draw out a sword atter turned away from tho LORO, countenance, because thou haust them. therefore the LORD will not be a favour unto thein.

Eze!. vi, 12. IIo that is for oft with you.

P3. Ixxviii, 64. Their priests fell shall die of the pestilence; and he Num. xxxi, 8. And they slew by the sword, and their widows that is nearshali full by the sword; the kings of Midian, !eside the made no lamentation.

and he that remaineth an.1 is berest of them that were slain; Isa. iii. 25. Thy men shall fall sleged shall die by the fainine: namely, Evi, and Rekom, 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: Balaam also the

Isa. xiii, 15. Every one that is Ezek. xí 10. Yo shall fall by the son of Beor they slew with the found shall be thrust throngh; sword; I will julge you in the sword.

and every one that is joinod unto border of Israel; and ye shall know Deut. xxvill, 22. The Lord shall them shail fall by the sword. that I am the l.ORD. smite tlice with a consumption,

Isa. xxxvii, 7, 38. Behold, I will Ezek.xvii, 21. And all his fugi. and with a fever, and with an in- senil a blast upon him, and lie tives with all his hands shall fall flammation, and with an extreme shall hear a rumour, and return to hy the sword, and they that re: burning, and with the sword.

... his own lan l; and I will cause main shall be scattered toward all Josh. X. 11.

They were him to fall by the sword in his own win ls: and yo shull know that I more which died with hailstones | land. And it came to pass, as he the Lord have spokon it. than they whom the children of was worshipping in the house of

Exek. xxill, 25. And I will set Israel slew with the sword. Nisroch his god, that Adrammel 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 tho sword; and they thcc: they shall take away thy time turned back, and took Hazor, escared into the land of Armenia: nose and thine cars; and thy and sinoto the king thereof with and Esar-haddon his son reigned remnant shall fall by the sword: the sword: for Hazer beforetime in his 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 shal: 2 Sam. 1,12. And they mourned, the LORD of hosts, Behold, I will be devoured by the firo. and wept, and fasted until cven, punish them: the young men shall for Sul, and for Jonathan his die by the sworil; their sons and house of Israel, Thus saith the

Ezek. xxiv, 21. Speak into the son, and for the people of the their daughters' shall dio by Lord God; Behold, I will profane Lord, and for the house of Israel; famine. beciuse they were fallen by the

my sanctuary, the excellency of sword.

Jer. xix, 7. And I will mako 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 cause them to fall by the sword daughters whom ye have left Lord God of hosts: for the child before their enemies, and by the shall full by thu sword. dren of Israel have forsaken thy hands of thon that scek their covenant, thrown down thine lives: and their carcases will I saith the Lord Gov; I will also

Ezek. xxv, 13. Therefore thus altars, and slain thy prophets give to be meat for the fowls of stretch out mine

hand upon with the sword; and I, even lon'y, the heaven, and for the beasts of Edom, and will cut off man

and am left; and they seek my life, to the earth. take it away,

beast from it; and I will make

Jer. xx, 4. For thus salth thoit desolate from Teman; and they 2 Kings six, 7. Nehold, I will LORD, Behold, I will make thee a of Dedan shall fall by the sword. send a blast upon him, and ho terror to thiyself, and to all thy shall hear a rumour, and shall frienis: and incy shall fall by tho Libya, and' Lydia, and all tho

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

give all Jadialı into the hand of league, shall fall with them by tho 2 Chron. xxi, 4. Now when Je- the king of Babylon, and he shall sirord. Thius saith the LORD; horain was risen up to the king carry them captive into Babylon, They also that uphold Egypt shall dom of his father, he strengthon- and shall slay them with tho fall; and the pride of her power ed himself, and slew all his bretli. 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 loy

deliver theo, an l thon shalt not the sword, saith the Lord Gon. 2 Chron. xxix, 9. For, lo, our fall by the sword, but thy life shall The young men of Aven and of fathers have fallen by the sword, be for a prey unto thee: because Pi-beseth shall fall by the sword; and our sons and our daughters thou hast put thy trust in me, and these cities shall go into capand our wives are in captivity for saith the Lorn.

tivity. this.

Jer. xli. 2. Then arosc Ishmael Ezek. xxxII, 27. And they shall 2 Ciron. XXXVI, 17. Thereforo the son of Nothaniah, and the ten not lie with tlic mighty that are he brought upon them the king men that were with him, and fallen of the uncircuincised, which of the Chaldees, who slew their smoto Gedaliah tho son of Abikam are gono down to hell with their

weapons of war, and they hava

Ezek. v, 17. So w!!! I send tipolo laid their swords under their

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


they shall beredve thee; and pesbe upon their bones, though they Deut. xxxil, 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 tne the land of the living. and my sword shall levour

upon thee.

I the LORD and that with the blood of the have spoken it. Dan. xl, 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 days.

cometh upon us, as the sword, it: For thus saith the Lord God;

judgment, or pestilence, or famine, How 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 licr 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 daslied in pieces, and and help.

and beast? their women with child shall be Job xis, 29. Be ye afraid of the against my Shepherd,

and against

Zech. xiii, 7. Awake, o sword, ripped up.

sword: for wrath bringeth the the man that is my fellow, saith Amos iv, 10. I have sent among punishments of the sword, that ye the Lord of hosts: smite the 'Shepyou the 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 hand

upon the little ones. have taken away your horses; and I have made the stink of your LORD is filled with blood, it is am come to send peace on earth:

18a. xxxiv, 6. The sword of the Matth. x, 34. Think not that I trils: yet have ye not returned made fat with fatness, and with I came not to send peace, but a unto mo, saith the LORD.

the blood of lambs and goats, with sword.

the fat of the kidneys of rams: for Rev. il, 16. Repent; or else I will Amos vii, 9, 17. And the high the Lord hath a sacrifice in Poz- 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. 1v, 10. Then said I, An,) earth, and that they should kill the sword, and thy land shall be Lord God! surely thou hast great- unto him a great sword.

one another; and there was given divided by line; and thou shalt ly 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.


Ps. xvii, 13. Arise, O LORD, disAmos ix, 1. I saw the Lord

Jer. xil, 12. The spoilers are appoint him, cast him down: destanding upon the altar: and he come upon all high places throngh 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: uo nesh enter into their own heart, and

their bows shall be broken. the sword: he that fleeth of them shall have peace. shall not flee away, and he that Jer. XXV, 31. A noise shall come

Ps. lix, 7. Behold, they belch escapeth of thein shall not be de- even 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 hear?

the nations, he will plead with all 6. And they shall

P3. Ixiv, 3. Who whet their waste the land of Assyria with Nesh; he will give them that the sword, and the land of Nimrod are wicked to the sword, saith the tongue like a sword, and bend LORD.

their bores to shoot their arrows, in the entrances thereof; thus

eren bitter words. shall he deliver us from the Assy: the liars; and they shall dote: a

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

Prov. xxv, 18. A man that bear rian, when he cometh into onr

eth false witness against his land, and when he treadeth within sword is upon her mighty men; 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 i1, 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, wliose 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 ers th, and the needy from among brother.

bo robbed.


Micah v,



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 formed min of the dust of the head troubled me.

abundant comeliness. For our 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, ljut arogether, having given more abundman became a living soul. not able to kill the soul: but ant 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 one 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. Remember, I be

2 Çor, V, 8. We are confident, I seech thee, that thou hast made say, and willing rather to be members rejoice with it.

absent from the body, and to be me as the clay; and wilt thou

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

the fulness of him that Alleth all Job xiii, 12. Your remembrances

2 Cor. x, 10. For his letters, say in all. are like unto ashes, your bodies they are weighty and powerful; but his bodily presence is weak, reconcilé both unto God in one

Eph. 11, 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. iii, 6. That the Gentiles was upon my mother's breasts. i them; and them which suffor adwas cast upon thes from the versity, as being yourselves also should be fellowheirs, and of the womb: thou art my God from my in the body.

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

James 11

, 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 minisPs. cxxxix, 13-16. For thou hast

try, for the edifying of the body

UNITY. possessed my reins: thou hast

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 self in love. curiously wrought in the lowest is not ono member, but many. Eph. V, 23. For the husband is parts of the earth. Thine 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 bodyAnd if the ear shall say, continuance were fashioned, when Because I am not the eye, I am Colos. 1, 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 body who is the beginning, the firstthe hand of them that afflict thee; 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 lug, 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 np ground, and as the street, to them every one of them in the body, as that which is behind of the afflicthat 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 body

by joints and bands having and Abed-nego, who hath sent his hand, I have no need of thee: nor nourishment ministered, and knit angel, aud deliverod

his servants again the head to the feet, I have together, increaseth with the inthat trusted in him, and have no need of you. Nay, much more changed 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. Ill, 15. And let the peaco might not serve nor worship any sary: And those members of the of God rule in your hearts, to the god, except their own God.

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

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