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A

AARON
ABARIM, MOUNT
ABED-NEGO
ABEL
ABIATHAR
ABIGAIL
ABIHU
ABIJAM OR ABIJAH
ABIMELECH
ABINADAB
ABISHAI
ABNER
ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION
ABOMINATIONS
ABRAHAM OR ABRAM
ABSALOM
ABSTAIN
ABUNDANCE-WANT
ACACIA WOOD
ACCEPTED OF GOD
ACCEPTED TIME
ACHAIA
ACHAN
ACHISH
ACHOR
ACTIVITY, EVIL
ADAMANT
ADAM
ADDERS
ADJURATION
ADMISSION-EXCLUSION
ADONIJAH
ADORNING, PHYSICAL-SPIRITUAL
ADULLAM
ADULTERY
AFTERWARDS
AGRICULTURE-HORTICULTURE
AHA
AHAB
AHAZIAH
AHAZ
AHIJAH
AHIMAAZ
AHIMELECH
AHITHOPHEL
AI
AIJALON OR AJALON
AIR
ALABASTER
ALEXANDRIA
ALLIANCES, EVIL
ALL THINGS
ALPHA
ALTARS
AMALEK
AMASA
AMAZIAH
AMBUSH
AMEN
AMMONITES
AMON
AMORITES
AMOS
AMUSEMENTS
ANANIAS
ANATHOTH
ANCHORS
ANDREW
ANGEL OF THE LORD
ANGEL REAPERS
ANGELS
ANIMALS
ANNAS
ANOINTING
ANTICHRIST
ANTIOCH
ANXIETY
APOLLOS
APOSTLESHIP OF PAUL
APPEAL TO GOD
APPEARANCES DECEITFUL
APPEARANCES
APRONS
AQUILA AND PRISCILLA
ARABIANS
ARARAT
ARCHANGEL
ARCHERS
ARISTARCHUS
ARK
ARM, DIVINE
ARMENIA
ARMOUR-BEARERS
ARMOUR
ARNON
ARROWS, GOD'S
ARROWS
ARTS AND CRAFTS
ASAHEL
ASA
ASAPH
ASHDOD OR AZOTUS
ASHER
ASHES
ASHTAROTH
ASIA
ASKELON
ASPS
ASSEMBLY
ASSOCIATION-SEPARATION
ASSURANCE
ASSYRIA
ASSYRIANS
ASTONISHMENT
ATHALIAH
ATHENS
ATONEMENT
ATTRACTION, DIVINE
AVENGER
AWAKENING, DIVINE
AWAKENINGS AND RELIGIOUS REFORMS
AXES
AZARIAH OR AHAZIAH
AZEKAH
AZOTUS


B

BAASHA
BABBLING
BABEL, TOWER OF
BABYLON
BADGERS' SKINS
BALAAM
BALAK
BALANCES, DIVINE
BALDNESS
BALM
BANNERS
BARABBAS
BARAK
BARBARIANS
BARNABAS
BARREL
BARTHOLOMEW
BARTIMAEUS
BARUCH
BARZILLAI
BASE FELLOWS
BASHAN
BASINS
BASKETS
BASTARDS
BATHS
BATH-SHEBA OR BATH-SHUA
BATTERING-RAMS
BATTLE OF LIFE
BEARD
BEATITUDES OF CHRIST
BEATITUDES
BEAUTY-DISFIGUREMENT
BEDS
BEELZEBUB
BEER-SHEBA
BEGGARS
BELLS
BELOVED DISCIPLE
BELSHAZZAR
BENAIAH
BENEDICTIONS
BENHADAD
BENJAMIN
BEREA
BETHABARA
BETHANY
BETH-AVEN
BETH-EL
BETH-HORON
BETH-LEHEM
BETH-PEOR
BETHPHAGE
BETHSAIDA
BETRAYAL
BEZALEEL
BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
BIGOTRY-CATHOLICITY
BIRDS
BITTERNESS
BLACKNESS
BLASPHEMY, PROFANITY, CURSING
BLESSINGS-AFFLICTIONS
BLINDNESS-VISION
BLOOD
BLUE
BOASTING IN GOD
BOAZ
BODY, HUMAN
BODY, SPIRITUAL
BOLDNESS, HOLY
BOOKS
BOOKS, GOD'S
BOOTHS
BOTTLES
BOWLS
BOWS
BOZRAH
BRANDS
BRANDS FROM THE BURNING
BRASS
BRAZEN SERPENT
BREAD
BREASTPLATE
BREATH OF GOD
BREATH OF LIFE
BRETHREN
BRICKS
BRIDEGROOM
BRIDLE
BRIERS
BRIMSTONE
BROOKS
BROTHER
BRUISED REED
BULRUSHES
BURDEN
BURDENS
BURNING BUSH
BUSINESS LIFE
BUTLERS
BUTTER


C

CAESAR AUGUSTUS
CAESAR CLAUDIUS
CAESAR OR NERO
CAESAREA
CAESAREA PHILIPPI
CAESAR TIBERIUS
CAIAPHAS
CAIN
CAKES
CALDRONS
CALEB
CALLING, THE CHRISTIAN
CALVARY, MOUNT
CANAANITES
CANAAN, LAND OF
CANAAN
CANA
CANDLE
CANDLESTICK
CANE, SWEET OR CALAMUS
CANKERWORM
CANNIBALISM
CAPERNAUM
CAPTAINS
CAPTIVES
CARAVANS
CARNALITY
CARTS
CASSIA
CASTING LOTS
CASTLES OR FORTS
CAVES
CEDAR
CENSERS
CENTURIONS
CHALDEANS
CHAMBERLAINS
CHANNELS OF TRUTH
CHARIOTS
CHARIOTS OF GOD
CHARITABLENESS-UNCHARITABLENESS
CHASTITY-IMPURITY
CHEERFULNESS-DESPONDENCY
CHEESE
CHERUBIM
CHERUB
CHESTS
CHILDISHNESS
CHOICE
CHRIST ATTRACTIVE
CHRISTIANS
CHRIST JESUS
CHRIST, LIBERATOR
CHRIST'S COMPOSURE
CHRIST'S DIVINITY-HUMANITY
CHRISTS, FALSE
CHRIST'S TASK
CHRONIC AILMENTS
CHURCHES, THE SEVEN
CHURCH ORDER
CHURCH, THE
CILICIA
CINNAMON
CIRCUMCISION
CISTERNS
CITIES
CITIZENS, ROMAN
CLAUDIUS LYSIAS
CLAY
CLEANLINESS
CLEOPAS
CLOSET
CLOTH
CLOUD
COCKATRICE
COCK
COMFORT-MISERY
COMMANDS, DIVINE
COMMENDATION-REPROOF
COMPANIONSHIP DESIRED
CONCEALMENT-EXPOSURE
CONCEPTION
CONDESCENSION, DIVINE
CONDUCT, CHRISTIAN
CONFESSION-DENIAL
CONFLAGRATIONS
CONGREGATION
CONNIVANCE
CONQUESTS
CONSCIENCE
CONSISTENT LIFE
CONTEMPT, DIVINE
CONTEMPT
CONTENT-DISCONTENT
CONVERSION
CONVOCATION
CORAL
CORDS
CORINTH
CORNELIUS
CORRUPTION
COUNSEL
COUNSELLORS
COURAGE-FEAR
COURTESY-DISCOURTESY
COURTS
COVENANTS AND VOWS
CREATOR
CREDULITY
CREEPING THINGS
CRETE
CRIMSON
CROSS-BEARING
CROSS OF CHRIST
CROWNS
CRUSES
CRYING TO JESUS
CUBITS
CUCUMBERS
CULTIVATE GIFTS, A CHRISTIAN DUTY TO
CUMMIN
CUPS
CURIOSITY
CURSE, DIVINE
CURTAINS
CYPRUS
CYRENE
CYRUS


D

DAMASCUS
DAN
DANCING
DANIEL
DARIUS
DARK DAYS
DATHAN AND ABIRAM
DAVID
DAY
DAY OF PREPARATION
DAY OF THE LORD
DAY'S JOURNEY
DAYS, THE LAST
DEAD SEA
DEAD, THE
DEAFNESS-HEARING
DEATH PENALTY
DEATHS FORETOLD
DEBORAH
DEBTORS, SPIRITUAL
DECALOGUE, THE
DECAPOLIS
DEDICATION, FEAST OF
DEDICATION, OF SOLOMON'S TEMPLE
DEEPER LIFE, THE
DEEP, THE OR THE SEA
DEFILEMENT-CLEANSING
DEGRADATION
DEGREES OF FRUITFULNESS
DELIVERANCE
DELIVERER, DIVINE
DELUGE, THE
DEMAS
DEMONIACS
DENS
DERISION
DESERTS
DESIRE, EVIL
DESIRE
DESIRE-SATISFACTION
DESOLATION
DESPISERS
DESTINY OF EVIL-SPIRITS
DESTRUCTION OF THE WICKED
DETERIORATION-DEVELOPMENT
DEVOTED THINGS, THOSE DEVOTED TO UTTER DESTRUCTION
DEVOTIONAL LIFE
DIBON
DILEMMA, WORLDLY
DISCERNMENT-DULLNESS
DISCIPLES EMPOWERED
DISCIPLESHIP
DISCOURAGEMENT-ENCOURAGEMENT
DISGUISES
DISMISSALS OF THE NEEDY
DISOWNMENT BY CHRIST
DISPERSION
DISPLAY
DISTAFF
DIVINE DEMONSTRATION
DIVISIONS WEAKEN
DOCTORS
DOCTRINE
DOERS
DOGS
DOOR, CHRIST THE
DOOR-KEEPERS
DORCAS
DOTHAN
DOUGH
DRAGONS
DREAMS
DRESS
DROSS
DROUGHT-SHOWERS
DRY PLACES
DUST
DUTY
DYEING


E

EARLY RISING
EARNESTNESS-INDIFFERENCE
EARTH
EARTHQUAKES
EASTER
EBEN-EZER
EBER OR HEBER
ECLIPSE
EDEN
EDIFICATION
EDOMITES
EGGS
EGYPT
EHUD
EKRON
ELAH
ELAM
ELATH
ELEAZAR
ELECTION
ELIAB
ELI
ELIAKIM
ELIEZER
ELIJAH
ELIMELECH
ELIPHAZ
ELISABETH
ELISHA
ELKANAH
EMMAUS
EMOTIONAL HEARERS
EMPTINESS-FULNESS
ENABLING GRACE
END OF THE WORLD OR CONSUMMATION OF THE AGE
EN-DOR
ENEMIES
EN-GEDI
ENGINES OF WAR
ENLARGEMENT
ENOCH
ENON
ENVY
EPAPHRAS
EPAPHRODITUS
EPHAH
EPHESUS
EPHOD
EPHRAIM
ERASTUS
ESAU
ESHCOL
ESHTAOL
ESTHER
ETHANIM
ETHIOPIA OR CUSH
EUNICE
EUNUCHS
EUPHRATES
EVANGELISTS
EVERLASTING ARMS
EVE
EVILDOERS
EVIL FULNESS
EVIL PUT AWAY
EVIL SPIRITS, MANY
EXALTATION-ABASEMENT
EXAMPLE
EXCELLENCIES, DIVINE
EXECUTIONERS
EXERCISE, SPIRITUAL
EXHORTATIONS
EXHORTATIONS, SPECIAL
EXPECTATION-DISAPPOINTMENT
EXPRESSION OF GOOD-REPRESSION OF EVIL
EYES OPENED
EYES
EZEKIEL
EZION-GABER
EZRA


F

FABLES
FAILURE, SPIRITUAL
FAITH DEFENDED
FAITHFULNESS-UNFAITHFULNESS
FAITHFUL SAYINGS
FAITH-UNBELIEF
FALL OF ADAM
FALSE WORSHIP
FANATICISM
FAREWELLS
FARTHING
FAT
FATHERHOOD OF GOD
FATHER'S GOD
FAULTLESSNESS
FAVOUR-DISFAVOUR
FEASTS, JEWISH
FEET OF THE WICKED
FELIX
FELLOW
FELLOWSHIP-ESTRANGEMENT
FESTIVALS, HEBREW
FESTUS
FETTERS
FEW SAVED
FIGHTING AGAINST GOD
FINGER OF GOD
FIRE
FIRMAMENT
FISH
FLAX
FLESH-HOOKS
FLESH, THE
FLINT
FLOUR
FLOWERS
FOLDS
FOOD, PHYSICAL-SPIRITUAL
FOOTSTOOL
FOREKNOWLEDGE
FORESTS
FORGIVENESS
FORSAKEN, THE RIGHTEOUS APPARENTLY
FORTRESSES
FORTY STRIPES, GIVEN IN BEATING
FOUNTAIN OF LIFE
FRANKINCENSE
FRIENDSHIP-FRIENDLESSNESS
FROGS
FROWARDNESS
FRUGALITY-WASTE
FRUITFULNESS-UNFRUITFULNESS
FUGITIVES
FULNESS OF TIME
FUTURE STATE OF THE WICKED
FUTURE, THE


G

GAASH
GABRIEL
GADARENES OR GERGESENES
GAD
GAIUS
GALATIA
GALILAEANS
GALILEE
GALILEE, SEA OF
GALLOWS
GALL
GAMALIEL
GARMENT OF SIN
GARRISONS
GATES
GATES OF DEATH
GATH
GAZA OR AZZAH
GAZINGSTOCKS, CHRISTIANS AS
GEDALIAH
GEHAZI
GENEALOGIES OF CHRIST
GENERATION, EVIL
GENTILE BELIEVERS
GENTLENESS, DIVINE
GERAH
GERAR
GERSHONITES
GERSHON
GESHUR
GETHSEMANE
GIANTS
GIBEAH
GIBEON
GIDEON OR JERUBBAAL
GIHON
GILEAD
GILGAL
GIRDLE
GIRGASHITES
GLORIFYING GOD
GLORY OF GOD
GOADS
GOATS' HAIR
GOLAN
GOLD
GOLDEN RULE
GOLGOTHA
GOLIATH
GOOD FOR EVIL
GOODNESS OF GOD
GO
GOSHEN
GOSPEL
GOURDS
GOZAN
GRACE, DIVINE
GRATITUDE-INGRATITUDE
GRAVE, THE
GREATNESS
GREEKS
GUIDANCE


H

HABAKKUK
HABIT
HAGAR
HAGGAI
HAIR
HAMAN
HAMATH
HAMMERS
HAMOR
HAM
HANANIAH
HANANI
HANDBREADTH
HAND, DIVINE
HANDKERCHIEFS
HANDS, LAYING ON OF
HANDS, LIFTING UP OF, IN PRAYER AND PRAISE
HANDS WASHED, IN TOKEN OF INNOCENCE
HANNAH
HARAN
HASTE-DELAY
HAZAEL
HAZEROTH
HAZOR
HEALING VIRTUE, EMANATING FROM CHRIST, AND THE APOSTLES
HEALTH-DISEASE
HEART, THE HUMAN
HEATHEN
HEAVEN
HEAVENLY ORIGIN, CHRIST'S
HEAVENLY PLACES
HEAVEN OPENED
HEAVENS, NEW
HEAVENS, THE NATURAL
HEBREW, LANGUAGE
HEBREWS, THE JEWISH PEOPLE, SO CALLED
HEBRON
HEDGES
HEIRS
HELL
HELPS-HINDRANCES
HEMAN
HEN
HERDSMEN
HERDS
HEREDITY
HERESY
HERODIAS
HERODS OF THE NEW TESTAMENT, THE
HESHBON
HETH
HEZEKIAH
HIGH PLACES
HILKIAH
HIN
HINNOM, VALLEY OF
HIRAM
HIRELING
HITTITES
HIVITES
HOLINESS
HOLY OF HOLIES
HOLY PLACE
HOLY SPIRIT
HOME
HOME DUTIES
HOMELESS
HOMER
HONEY
HONOUR-DISHONOUR
HOPE-DESPAIR
HOPHNI AND PHINEHAS
HORMAH
HORN
HOSANNAH
HOSEA
HOSHEA
HOUR, CHRIST'S
HOUR OF THE DAY, ELEVENTH
HOUR OF THE DAY, NINTH
HOUR OF THE DAY, SIXTH
HOUR OF THE DAY, TENTH
HOUR OF THE DAY, THIRD
HOUSETOPS, AS PLACES OF RESORT
HULDAH
HUMANENESS, TOWARD ANIMALS AND OTHER CREATURES
HUMILITY-PRIDE
HUNGER, PHYSICAL
HUNTERS
HUR
HUSHAI
HUSKS
HYSSOP, BRANCH OF


I

I AM
ICE
ICONIUM
IDENTIFICATION OF CHRIST WITH BELIEVERS
IMAGE OF GOD, CHRIST THE
IMITATION, SPIRITUAL
IMMANUEL
IMMEDIATE CURES
IMMINENCE
IMPRECATIONS
INCENSE
INDIGNITIES SUFFERED
INFATUATION
INFLUENCE, EVIL
INFLUENCE, GOOD
INFLUENCE, POSTHUMOUS
IN GOD'S SIGHT
INHERITANCE
INIQUITIES, OUR
INIQUITY
INK
INNOCENCE-GUILT
INSECTS
INSIGHT, LACK OF
INSPIRATION, DIVINE
INSTINCT
INSTRUCTION
INTERCESSION
INTRUSION UPON
INVITATIONS-WARNINGS
IRON
IRONY
ISAAC
ISAIAH OR ESAIAS
ISH-BOSHETH
ISHMAEL
ISLANDS
ISRAEL-THE JEWS
ISSACHAR
ITALY
ITHAMAR
ITTAI
IVORY


J

JABBOK
JABESH-GILEAD
JACOB
JAEL
JAIR
JAIRUS
JAMES
JAPHETH
JASHER, BOOK OF
JASON
JAVELIN OR DART
JAZER
JEALOUSY
JEBUSITES
JEDUTHUN
JEHOAHAZ
JEHOASH
JEHOIACHIN, CONIAH, OR JECONIAH
JEHOIADA
JEHOIAKIM OR ELIAKIM
JEHONADAB
JEHORAM
JEHOSHAPHAT
JEHOVAH CHOSEN, AS GOD
JEHOVAH-JIREH
JEHOVAH-NISI
JEHOVAH-SHALOM
JEHOVAH-SHAMMAH
JEHOVAH-TSIDKENU
JEHOZADAK, JOSEDECH, OR JOZADAK
JEHU
JEPHTHAH
JEREMIAH
JERICHO
JEROBOAM
JERUSALEM
JERUSALEM, NEW
JESHUA OR JOSHUA
JESHURUN
JESSE
JESTING
JESUS CHRIST
JESUS OF NAZARETH
JESUS' SAKE
JETHRO, RAGUEL OR REUEL
JEWISH JEALOUSY
JEZEBEL
JEZREEL
JOAB
JOASH OR JEHOASH
JOB
JOEL
JOHANAN
JOHN THE BAPTIST
JOHN, THE BELOVED DISCIPLE, SON OF ZEBEDEE
JONADAB
JONAH OR JONAS
JONATHAN
JOPPA OR JAPHO (MODERN JAFFA)
JORAM
JORDAN
JOSEPH
JOSES
JOSHUA, JEHOSHUA, OR OSHEA
JOSIAH
JOTHAM
JOY-SORROW
JUBILEE, YEAR OF
JUDAEA OR JUDAH
JUDAH
JUDAISM
JUDAS
JUDE
JUDGMENT SEAT, ROMAN
JUDGMENTS, GOD'S
JUSTICE-INJUSTICE
JUSTIFICATION


K

KADESH-BARNEA
KEDAR
KEDESH
KEDRON
KEEPERS
KEILAH
KENITES
KEYS
KIBROTH-HATTAAVAH
KIDNAPPING
KIDRON OR CEDRON
KINDNESS-CRUELTY
KINGDOM OF CHRIST
KINGDOM OF HEAVEN, SIMILITUDES OF
KINGDOM SIMILITUDES
KINGDOM, SPIRITUAL
KIRJATH-JEARIM OR BAALAH
KISH
KISHON
KISS
KNIVES
KNOWLEDGE-IGNORANCE
KOHATHITES
KOHATH
KORAH


L

LABAN
LACHISH
LADDER, JACOB'S
LAMECH
LANDMARKS
LANGUAGES CONFOUNDED
LAODICEA
LAST DAY, THE
LAVER
LAWGIVER
LAW INSUFFICIENT
LAW, PURPOSE OF
LAWYERS
LAZARUS
LEAD
LEADERS, RELIGIOUS
LEAH
LEAVEN
LEEKS
LEES
LEGION
LENTILS
LEPERS
LETTERS, THE WRITING OF
LEVIATHAN
LEVI
LEVITES
LIBERALITY-PARSIMONY-COVETOUSNESS
LIBERTY-BONDAGE
LIBERTY, LIMITATIONS OF
LIBNAH
LIBYA
LIFE CONSPICUOUS
LIFE CONTINUOUS
LIFE-DEATH
LIFE MANIFESTED
LIFE OUT OF DEATH
LIGHT-DARKNESS
LIGHT UNIVERSAL
LILY
LIMITATIONS, HUMAN
LINEN
LINE OF JUDGMENT, THE DIVINE
LITTLE EVILS
LIVING GOD
LIVING UNTO GOD
LOAVES, MIRACLES OF
LOG
LONG LIFE
LOOKING BACKWARD
LORD'S PRAYER
LOTS, CASTING
LOT
LOVE GROWN COLD
LOVE-HATRED
LOVINGKINDNESS
LUCRE
LUKE
LUST OF THE EYE
LYCAONIA
LYDDA OR LOD
LYDIA
LYSTRA


M

MACEDONIA
MACHIR
MACHPELAH
MADNESS
MAGIC
MAHANAIM
MAJESTY, GOD'S
MAKKEDAH
MALACHI
MAMRE
MANASSEH
MAN
MANEH
MANGER
MANNA
MARAH
MARBLE
MARESHAH
MARINERS
MARKETPLACES
MARK, JOHN
MARRIAGE
MARTHA OF BETHANY
MARY
MATTANIAH
MATTHEW OR LEVI
MATTHIAS
MEASURING ROD OR LINE
MEDIA
MEDIATOR
MEEKNESS-RETALIATION
MEGIDDO
MELCHIZEDEK
MEMORIES, PAINFUL
MEMORY-OBLIVION
MENAHEM
MEPHIBOSHETH
MERAIOTH
MERARI
MERARITES
MERCIFULNESS-UNMERCIFULNESS
MERCY-SEAT
MEROZ
MESHACH
MESOPOTAMIA
METEOROLOGY
METHUSELAH
MICAH
MICAIAH
MICE
MICHAEL
MICHAL
MICHMASH
MIDIAN
MIDIANITES
MIDNIGHT, SCENES AT
MIGDOL
MIGHTY MEN
MILDEW
MILE
MILETUS
MILK
MILLO
MILLS
MILLSTONES
MIND, CARNAL-SPIRITUAL
MIND, DOMINANCE OF
MIND OF CHRIST
MINISTERIAL AFFECTION
MINISTERS, GOOD
MIRACLE OF LOAVES
MIRACLES
MIRACLES TESTIFY
MIRIAM
MIRRORS
MISCHIEF
MISERY OF GREED
MISSION, LIFE'S
MISSIONS, WORLD-WIDE
MITE, THE WIDOW'S
MITRE
MIXED MULTITUDE
MIZPAH (MIZPEH)
MOABITES
MOAB, PLAINS OF
MOCKING
MODERATION
MONEY-CHANGERS
MONEY
MONOGAMY
MONTHS
MOON
MORDECAI
MOREH
MORNING STAR
MORTALITY-IMMORTALITY
MORTAR
MORTGAGES
MOSES
MOST HIGH
MOTHERHOOD, CARES OF
MOTHERS-IN-LAW
MOUNTAINS AND HILLS
MULTITUDE FED, MIRACULOUSLY
MURDER
MURRAIN, THE PLAGUE OF
MUSIC
MUSTARD SEED
MUTABILITY-IMMUTABILITY
MUZZLING
MYRRH
MYSTERIES-REVELATIONS


N

NAAMAN
NABAL
NABOTH
NADAB
NAHASH
NAHOR
NAILS
NAME
NAME, CHRIST'S, WONDERFUL
NAMES CHANGED
NAOMI
NAPHTALI
NAPKIN
NATHANAEL
NATHAN
NATION, THE
NATURE, BEAUTY OF
NATURE'S LESSON
NATURE'S MYSTERIES
NATURE'S PRAISE
NAZARENE
NAZARETH
NEBO
NEBUCHADNEZZAR OR NEBUCHADREZZAR
NEBUZAR-ADAN
NEEDLES
NEHEMIAH
NET
NETHINIM
NETTLES
NEW MAN
NEW THINGS
NICODEMUS
NIGHT
NILE
NIMROD
NINEVEH
NISROCH
NOAH
NOB
NOBLES
NO HELPER
NONE LIKE GOD
NO NEUTRALITY POSSIBLE IN RELATION TO SPIRITUAL THINGS
NOON
NOPH
NORTH
NOSE
NOSTRILS
NURSES


O

OATHS
OBADIAH
OBED-EDOM
OBEDIENCE-DISOBEDIENCE
OBED
OBEISANCE
ODED
ODOURS, SWEET
OFFERINGS
OG
OIL
OLD LIFE
OMEGA
OMER
OMNIPRESENCE
OMRI
ONAN
ONE GOD
ONESIMUS
ONESIPHORUS
ON
ONIONS
ONLY CHILD
OPHEL
OPHIR
OPHRAH
OPPORTUNITY
ORACLES, THE SCRIPTURES CALLED
ORATOR
ORDINANCES
ORION
OTHNIEL
OUTCASTS
OVENS
OVERPOWERING PRESENCE, OF CHRIST


P

PAIN
PAINTING THE FACE
PALACES
PALLIATION-DENUNCIATION OF SIN
PALM BRANCHES
PAMPHYLIA
PANICS
PAPER
PAPHOS
PARABLES
PARADISE
PARADOXES, SCRIPTURAL
PARAN
PARRICIDE
PARTAKERS, BELIEVERS AS
PARTAKERS OF EVIL
PASSIONS, EVIL
PASSOVER
PATHROS
PATHS, RIGHT
PATHWAY OF SIN
PATIENCE-IMPATIENCE
PATMOS, ISLE OF
PATRIARCHS
PAUL'S THORN
PAUL
PAVILION, GOD'S
PEACE, FALSE
PEACE INVOKED
PEARLS BEFORE SWINE
PEARLS
PEKAHIAH
PEKAH
PELETHITES
PENITENCE-IMPENITENCE
PENITENT THIEF
PENNY
PENS
PENTECOST, DAY OF
PEOPLE, GOD'S
PEOR
PERDITION
PERFECTION-IMPERFECTION
PERGA
PERGAMOS
PERIODS AND NUMBERS
PERIZZITES
PERMANENCE, FINAL
PERSIA
PERVERSENESS
PETER
PHARAOH
PHAREZ, PEREZ, OR PHARES
PHARISAISM
PHARISEES
PHEBE
PHILADELPHIA
PHILEMON
PHILIP
PHILIPPI
PHILISTIA
PHILISTINES
PHILOSOPHY, VANITY OF HUMAN
PHINEHAS
PHOENICIA
PHRYGIA
PILATE, PONTIUS
PILGRIMAGE, LIFE AS A
PILLARS, MEMORIAL
PILLARS, SAINTS AS
PILLOWS, OR BOLSTERS
PINING AWAY
PISIDIA
PITCHERS
PITCH
PIT, THE
PLAINNESS OF SPEECH
PLAN DIVINE, OF THE TABERNACLE AND TEMPLE
PLANS AND DEVICES OF MEN
PLEIADES
PLOTTING
PLUMMET
POISON
PONTUS
POOLS
POOR AND NEEDY
POPULARITY
PORCHES
POSTERITY PROMISED
POSTS
POTTAGE
POVERTY-RICHES
PRAYER FOR ENEMIES
PRAYER
PRECEPTS, HUMAN
PRECIOUS STONES
PREDESTINATION
PREJUDICE, RACIAL
PRESENCE, DIVINE
PRIESTHOOD
PRINCE OF PEACE
PRINCES
PRINCIPALITIES, CHRIST THE HEAD OF ALL
PRIVILEGES, SPECIAL, OF BELIEVERS
PRIVILEGES WITHDRAWN
PROBATION, MAN'S EARTHLY LIFE A
PROCLAMATIONS
PROCONSULS
PRODIGAL SON, PARABLE OF
PROFITABLE THINGS
PROFIT AND LOSS
PROMISES, DIVINE
PROMISES TO THE MERCIFUL AND BENEVOLENT
PROPHECY
PROPHETS' COMMANDS
PROPHETS, VOICE OF
PROSELYTES
PROSPERITY-ADVERSITY
PROVE ALL THINGS
PROVENDER
PROVERBS
PROVIDENCE DIVINE
PROVOKING GOD
PRUDENCE-RASHNESS
PUBLICANS
PUBLIC OPINION
PUL
PURIFICATION, CEREMONIAL
PURPLE
PURSES


Q

QUESTIONS
QUIETNESS-TUMULT
QUIVERS


R

RABBAH OR RABBATH
RABBLE, THE
RACHEL
RAHAB
RAINBOW
RAISINS
RAMAH
RAMESES OR RAAMSES
RAMOTH-GILEAD
RANSOM, CHRIST AS
RAPACITY
RAZORS
READINESS-UNREADINESS
READING
REASON, APPEAL TO
REASON DETHRONED
REASONINGS, HUMAN
REBEKAH OR REBECCA
RECEPTION-REJECTION OF GOD AND TRUTH
RECHABITES
RECIPROCATION
RECONCILIATION
RECORDER
RED
REDEEMED, THE
REDEEMER, THE LORD OUR
REDEMPTION
RED SEA
REED
REEDS
REHOBOAM
REINS
RELIGION, TRUE-FALSE
REMEMBRANCE-FORGETFULNESS
REPHAIM, VALLEY OF
REPROBATES
REPTILES
REQUIREMENTS, DIVINE
RESTITUTION
RESTORATION
RESTRAINTS, DIVINE
REST-UNREST
RESULTS DEMANDED
REUBEN
REVERENCE-IRREVERENCE
REVERSALS OF MEN'S POSITION BY THE LORD
REVERSION TO JUDAISM
REVOLTS
REWARD-PUNISHMENT
REZIN
RIBLAH
RIDDLES
RIGHTEOUSNESS-UNRIGHTEOUSNESS
RIGHTEOUS-WICKED
RIVERS, NAMES OF
RIVERS, SPIRITUAL
RIZPAH
ROBBERY
ROCK, WATER BROUGHT FROM
ROD OF CORRECTION
ROD OF MOSES
RODS
ROLLS
ROME
ROOTS OF EVIL
ROSE
RULER OF DESTINY
RUTH


S

SABBATH
SABBATH DAY'S JOURNEY
SABBATIC YEAR
SABEANS
SACRED PLACES
SACRIFICES
SAFETY
SAINTS SCATTERED, ABROAD
SALOME
SALT
SALVATION-CONDEMNATION
SAMARIA
SAMARITANS
SAMSON
SAMUEL
SANBALLAT
SANCTIFICATION
SANCTIFIED ONES
SAND
SAPPHIRA
SARAH OR SARAI
SARCASM
SARDIS
SATAN-EVIL SPIRITS
SATANIC AMBITION
SATANIC DISCERNMENT, OF CHRIST'S DIVINITY
SATANIC WILES
SATAN'S PRINCEHOOD
SAUL
SAWS
SCAPEGOAT
SCARLET
SCHISM OR DIVISION
SCORNERS, WARNINGS CONCERNING
SCORPIONS
SCRIBES
SCRIPTURES
SCRIPTURE WRESTED
SEA, GREAT OR MEDITERRANEAN
SEAL
SEARCH FOR GOD
SEASONS, THE
SECRETS, NOT TO BE REVEALED
SECTS AND PARTIES, JEWISH
SECURITY-INSECURITY
SEEING GOD
SEEKING SAVIOUR, THE
SEIZING OPPORTUNITIES
SELF-ABASEMENT-SELF-EXALTATION
SELF-DECEPTION
SELF-EXAMINATION, PROFITABLE
SELF-INDULGENCE-SELF-DENIAL
SELFISHNESS-UNSELFISHNESS
SELF-JUSTIFICATION-SELF-CONDEMNATION
SELF-WILL-SUBMISSION
SENNACHERIB
SERAPHIM
SERMON ON THE MOUNT
SERPENTS
SERVANTS, GOD'S, SAINTS SO CALLED
SEVEN
SHADOW OF DEATH
SHADRACH
SHALLUM
SHALMANESER
SHAMELESSNESS
SHAMGAR
SHAPHAN
SHARON
SHAVING
SHEAVES
SHEBA
SHEBA, QUEEN OF
SHECHEM, SICHEM, OR SYCHEM
SHEEPFOLDS
SHEKELS
SHEMAIAH
SHEM
SHEPHERD, CHRIST AS
SHEPHERDS
SHEWBREAD
SHIELDS
SHILOH
SHINAR
SHIPS
SHISHAK
SHOCHOH OR SHOCHO
SHOES REMOVED
SHOULDER, SACRIFICIAL
SHOVELS
SHUNAMMITE
SHUNEM
SHUSHAN
SIDON OR ZIDON
SIEGES
SIGHING
SIGNETS
SIHON
SIHOR
SILAS OR SILVANUS
SILENCE-SPEECH
SILOAM OR SILOAH
SILVER
SIMEON
SIMON
SIMPLE MESSAGE, THE
SIMPLICITY-DUPLICITY
SINAI
SINEWS
SINNER'S FRIEND, CHRIST THE
SIN-SAVIOUR
SISERA
SIVAN
SKILL
SKY
SLAYER, THE
SLEEP-WAKEFULNESS
SLINGS
SLUGGARD, THE
SNAIL
SNARES LAID BY THE WICKED
SNOW
SNUFFERS
SOAP
SOBERNESS
SOCIAL FELLOWSHIP
SOCIAL LIFE
SODOM
SOJOURNERS
SOLOMON
SOUL DISTRESS
SOURCE OF SPIRITUAL POWER
SOVEREIGNTY OF GOD
SOWING AND REAPING
SPAN
SPEARS
SPICES
SPIES
SPIKENARD
SPINDLES
SPIRIT, GOD A
SPIRITUAL COMPOSURE
SPIRITUAL REPUTATION
SPIRITUAL SANITY
SPIRITUAL SURGERY, THE DUTY OF
SPIT UPON, ALLUSIONS TO MEN WHO WERE
SPOONS
SPRING
STAFF
STARS
STARVING THE FLOCK
STEADFASTNESS-INSTABILITY
STEALING
STEPHANAS
STEPHEN
STEWARDSHIP OF THE GOSPEL
STEWARDSHIP-OWNERSHIP
STOICS
STORE-CITIES
STOREHOUSES
STRANGE PROVIDENCES
STRANGERS
STREETS
STRENGTH, PHYSICAL
STRIVING WITH GOD, FOLLY OF
STUBBLE, WICKED COMPARED TO
SUCCOTH
SUDDEN EVENTS
SUFFERING FOR RIGHTEOUSNESS SAKE
SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST
SUMMER
SUN-DIAL
SUN, THE
SUPERIORITY OF THE NEW DISPENSATION, OVER THE OLD
SUPERSCRIPTION
SUPREMACY, GRANTED TO CERTAIN MEN
SURRENDERED LIFE, THE
SWEET SAVOUR
SWORD OF THE LORD
SWORD OF THE SPIRIT
SYMPATHY-PITILESSNESS
SYNAGOGUES
SYRIA
SYROPHENICIAN WOMAN


T

TAANACH, A CANAANITISH CITY
TABERAH
TABERNACLE
TABLE
TABLES OF STONE
TADMOR OR PALMYRA
TALENTS
TALENTS, PARABLE OF
TAPESTRY
TARGETS
TARSHISH OR THARSHISH
TARSUS
TARTAK
TASKMASTERS
TATNAI
TEACHER, DIVINE
TEACHERS, CHRISTIAN
TEARS
TEETH GNASHING OF
TEETH
TEKOAH
TEMAN
TEMPERANCE-INTEMPERANCE
TEMPLES
TEMPLES, SPIRITUAL, BELIEVERS AS
TEMPTATION
TENTS
TERAH
TEST, FRUIT
TESTIMONIES
TESTIMONY, RELIGIOUS
TESTS, SPIRITUAL
THADDAEUS OR THADDEUS
THANKLESSNESS
THESSALONICA
THICKET
THIRST, PHYSICAL
THISTLES
THOMAS
THORNS
THOUGHTS, GOD'S
THREAD
THREATENINGS, OF GOD AGAINST THE WICKED
THRONE
THUMBS
THYATIRA
TIBERIAS
TIDINGS, GOOD
TILGATH-PILESER OR TILGATH-PILNESER
TIMELY SERVICE
TIME-SEEKERS
TIME, THE RIGHT USE OF
TIMOTHY, OR TIMOTHEUS
TIN
TIRZAH
TITLES AND NAMES
TITUS
TOBIAH
TOKENS, DIVINE
TOLA
TOLERANCE
TONGS
TONGUES
TOPHET
TORCHES
TORMENT
TOWERS
TRADITIONS
TRAFFIC IN MEN
TRANCES
TRANSIENT-ENDURING
TRANSLATIONS
TRAVELLERS
TREACHERY
TREASURIES
TREE OF LIFE
TREES
TRENCHES
TRIED, CHRIST, BY HIS ENEMIES
TRINITY, THE HOLY
TROAS
TROPHIMUS
TRUSTING IN WORKS
TRUTH-FALSEHOOD
TUBAL
TUTORS
TWILIGHT
TWINS
TYCHICUS
TYPES AND SHADOWS
TYRE


U

UNBLEMISHED, OFFERINGS MUST BE
UNCERTAINTIES-CERTAINTIES
UNCIRCUMCISED, THE
UNCLEANNESS, CEREMONIAL
UNCLOTHED, FIGURATIVE
UNITY OF EVIL
UNITY-STRIFE
UNIVERSAL JUDGMENT
UNIVERSAL LOVE
UNWORTHINESS
UPRIGHTNESS, REWARD OF
UR
URIAH
URIJAH, THE PRIEST
URIJAH, THE PROPHET
UZ, LAND OF
UZZAH
UZZIAH, OR AZARIAH


V

VAIL, OR VEIL
VALLEYS
VANITIES, OF THE WICKED
VASHTI
VENISON
VERILY, VERILY
VESSEL'S HOLY
VESTMENTS
VESTURE
VIALS
VINEGAR
VINEYARD, MORAL
VINTAGE
VIRGINS


W

WAFERS
WAGONS
WAILING
WAITING UPON GOD
WALK OF BELIEVERS
WAR-PEACE
WARRIORS
WASTE PLACES, RESTORED
WATCH
WATCHES
WATCHFULNESS
WATCHING
WATCHMEN
WATER CARRIER
WATER
WATER OF LIFE
WAVES, OF THE SEA
WAX
WAY, CHRIST THE
WAYFARING MAN
WAY, RIGHT
WAYS, DIVINE
WEAKNESS-POWER
WEEPING
WEIGHING, OF MONEY
WELLS, NATURAL
WHALES
WHEAT
WHEELS
WHIPS
WHITE
WHOLENESS OR HEALTH RESTORED
WHOSOEVER
WIDOW AND FATHERLESS
WILDERNESSES
WINDOWS OF HEAVEN
WINDOWS
WINE, NEW
WINGS, GOD'S, FIGURATIVE
WINKING
WINTER
WISDOM-FOLLY
WITNESSES
WITNESSES, FALSE
WOES
WOMEN
WONDERS OF GOD
WOOL
WORD OF LIFE
WORDS OF CHRIST
WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
WORKS, EVIL, CONDEMNED
WORKS OF CHRIST, MIGHTY
WORKS OF GOD, WONDERFUL
WORKS PROVE
WORLDLINESS UNPROFITABLE
WORLDLINESS-UNWORLDLINESS
WORMS
WORMWOOD
WORSHIPPERS, EXAMPLES OF
WORSHIP, TRUE AND FALSE
WORTHINESS, DIVINE
WRATH-ANGER
WREATHS
WRITING


Y

YARN
YOUNG PEOPLE


Z

ZACCHAEUS
ZACHARIAH
ZACHARIAS
ZADOK
ZAREPHATH OR SAREPTA
ZEAL, UNWISE
ZEBEDEE
ZEBULUN
ZECHARIAH
ZEDEKIAH
ZEPHANIAH
ZERUBBABEL OR SHESHBAZZAR
ZERUIAH
ZIBA
ZIKLAG
ZIN, WILDERNESS OF
ZION OR SION
ZIPPORAH
ZOAN
ZOAR
ZOPHAR
ZORAH
ZUPH, LAND OF

AARON


son of Amram, the first high priest.

(1) General References to

Ex 4:14; 5:20; 6:20; 7:1,7,12; 12:1; 16:34; 17:12; 19:24; Ex 24:14; 28:12; 30:10; 32:2; Le 10:6; Nu 12:1; 16:11; Nu 17:3; 20:25,28

(2) FACTS CONCERNING

Made spokesman for Moses
Ex 7:1

With Hur, supports Moses' hands during a battle
Ex 17:12

Made the High Priest
Ex 28:1

Broke the covenant and made the Golden Calf
Ex 32:2-4

Excluded from the Promised Land
Nu 20:12

Died on Mount Hor
Nu 20:28

ABARIM, MOUNT


east of Jordan in the land of Moab

Nu 27:12; 33:48; De 32:49

ABED-NEGO


one of the Hebrew children delivered from the fiery furnace

Da 1:7; 2:17,49; 3:12,23,30

ABEL


son of Adam, slain by Cain

Ge 4:2,8; Mt 23:35; Heb 11:4; 12:24

ABIATHAR


high priest, son of Ahimelech

2Sa 8:17; 15:29; 1Ki 1:7; 2:26; 1Ch 24:6

ABIGAIL


wife of Nabal, becomes David's wife

1Sa 25:3; 27:3; 30:5; 2Sa 2:2; 1Ch 3:1

--SEE Notable Women, WOMEN

ABIHU


son of Aaron, offers strange fire and is smitten of God

Ex 6:23; 24:9; 28:1; Le 10:1; Nu 3:4; 26:61; 1Ch 24:1

ABIJAM OR ABIJAH


king of Judah

1Ki 14:31; 15:1; 2Ch 11:22; 13:4; 14:1

ABIMELECH


king of Gerar, reproves Abraham

Ge 20:2; 21:22,32

ABINADAB


receives the ark from the Philistines

1Sa 7:1; 2Sa 6:3; 1Ch 13:7

ABISHAI


son of David's sister, Zeruiah

1Sa 26:6; 2Sa 2:18; 3:30; 10:10; 16:9; 18:2; 19:21; 21:17; 2Sa 23:18; 1Ch 18:12

ABNER


son of Ner, cousin of Saul and captain of his host

1Sa 14:51; 17:55; 26:7; 2Sa 2:14; 3:6,27

ABOMINATION OF DESOLATION


Da 9:27; 12:11; Mt 24:15; Mr 13:14

ABOMINATIONS


things hateful to God

De 7:25; 18:12; 25:16; Pr 6:16; 11:20; 12:22; 21:27; 28:9; Lu 16:15

ABRAHAM OR ABRAM


son of Terah, father of the chosen family

(1) General References to

Ge 11:27,31; 12:1; 13:1,12; 14:14; 15:1; 16:3; 17:1; 18:10; Ge 20:1; 21:2; 22:1; 23:2; 24:1; 25:1,8; 2Ch 20:7; Ne 9:7; Ps 105:6; Ro 4:3; Ga 3:6; Heb 11:8; Jas 2:21

(2) Called "THE FATHER OF THE FAITHFUL", Characteristics of

OBEDIENCE-left home and friends at the call of God
Ge 12:4

UNSELFISHNESS-gave Lot the first choice of the land
Ge 13:9

COURAGE-defeated the robber kings
Ge 14:14

BENEVOLENCE-gave tithes to Melchizedek, the priest
Ge 14:20

INCORRUPTIBILITY-refused to receive gifts for service rendered
Ge 14:23

MIGHTY IN PRAYER
Ge 18:23-33

WONDERFUL IN FAITH-was willing to offer up his only son, Isaac
Heb 11:17

ABSALOM


the son of David

(1) General References to
2Sa 3:3; 13:29,37; 14:25; 15:2,14; 17:1; 18:9,14,33

(2) FACTS CONCERNING

Born of a polygamous marriage
2Sa 3:3

Murders his brother
2Sa 13:29

An exile from home
2Sa 13:37

Renowned for his beauty
2Sa 14:25

The designing politician
2Sa 15:2,3

Conspires against his father, David
2Sa 15:13,14

Comes to an untimely end
2Sa 18:9

--SEE Young Men, YOUNG PEOPLE

ABSTAIN


commands to avoid certain evils

Ac 15:20; 1Th 4:3; 5:22; 1Pe 2:11

ABUNDANCE-WANT


(A) ABUNDANCE, SPIRITUAL of God's gifts

Abundant Joys
Ps 36:8

Abundant Life
Joh 10:10

Abundant Grace
2Co 9:8

Abundant Power
Eph 3:20

Abundant Supplies
Php 4:19

Abundant Entrance
2Pe 1:11

(B) PLENTY PROMISED to the obedient

Le 26:5; De 30:9; Ps 132:15; Pr 3:10; Isa 30:23; Eze 36:30; Am 9:13; Zec 8:12

--SEE Divine Supplies, PROVIDENCE DIVINE
Fruitful Land, CANAAN, LAND OF

(C) WANT the result of sin and slothfulness

De 28:48; Job 15:23; 30:3; Pr 6:11; 13:4; 19:15; 20:4

--SEE Poverty, POVERTY
Sin's Misery, MISERY

(D) FAMINE

(1) Prophesied

Ge 41:27; Hab 3:17; Mt 24:7; Ac 11:28

--SEE Pestilence, JUDGMENTS, GOD'S

(D) FAMINE

(2) Examples of

Ge 12:10, 26:1; Ru 1:1; 2Sa 21:1; 1Ki 17:12; 2Ki 4:38; 2Ki 6:25; 25:3; Ne 5:3; La 2:12; 4:4; Am 4:6; Re 6:6

--SEE Drought, JUDGMENTS, GOD'S

(D) FAMINE

(3) Threatened as the Result of Sin

Le 26:26; De 28:53; Jer 14:16; Eze 4:16; 5:12; 6:12; Re 18:8

ACACIA WOOD


used in the construction of the tabernacle

Ex 25:5,10; 26:15; 30:1; 36:20; 37:1,10

ACCEPTED OF GOD


Ex 28:38; 2Sa 24:23; Job 42:9; Eze 20:40; 43:27; Ac 10:35; 2Co 5:9; Eph 1:6

--SEE Divine Favour, FAVOUR
Offerings (1), OFFERINGS

ACCEPTED TIME


the time favourable for seeking God

Ps 32:6; 69:13; 95:7; Isa 49:8; 2Co 6:2

ACHAIA


a region of Greece

Ac 18:27; 19:21; Ro 15:26; 16:5; 1Co 16:15; 2Co 1:1; 9:2; 11:10

ACHAN


hides a wedge of gold

Jos 7:1,20,25; 22:20; 1Ch 2:7

ACHISH


king of Gath

1Sa 21:10; 27:2; 28:1; 29:6; 1Ki 2:39

ACHOR


valley of, Achan slain there

Jos 7:26; 15:7; Isa 65:10; Ho 2:15

ACTIVITY, EVIL


of sinners

(1) General References to

Pr 1:16; 4:16; 6:18; Isa 59:7; Mic 2:1; Ro 3:15; 1Pe 5:8

(2) MANIFESTED BY EVIL MEN in Pursuing their plans

Mic 7:3; Mt 23:15; Ac 26:11; Ga 1:13; Php 3:6

--SEE Early Rising (3), EARLY RISING
Persecution, SUFFERING

(3) BUSYBODIES go about to stir up Strife

2Th 3:11; 1Ti 5:13; 1Pe 4:15

--SEE Talebearers, SPEECH
Slander, SPEECH
Evil Whispering, SPEECH

ADAMANT


a very hard stone

Eze 3:9; Zec 7:12

ADAM


created in the image of God

Ge 1:26; 2:19,23; 3:8,17; 5:5; 1Co 15:22; 1Ti 2:13

--Fall Of, See FALL OF ADAM

ADDERS


poisonous serpents

Ge 49:17; Ps 58:4; 91:13; 140:3; Pr 23:32

--SEE Serpents, SERPENTS

ADJURATION


examples of

Jos 6:26; 1Sa 14:24; 1Ki 22:16; Mt 26:63; Mr 5:7; Ac 19:13

ADMISSION-EXCLUSION


(A) ADMISSION into God's Presence

Ps 24:3; 24:4; Isa 26:2; Joh 10:9; 14:6; Ro 5:2; Eph 2:18; 3:12; Heb 10:19; 1Pe 3:12; Re 3:8

--SEE Draw Near To God, FELLOWSHIP

(B) EXCLUSION

(1) From Canaan

Nu 14:23,30; 26:65; 32:11; De 1:35; Jos 5:6; Ps 95:11; Eze 20:15; Heb 3:19; 4:6

(2) Of the Impenitent from the Kingdom of Heaven

Mt 5:20; 18:3; 25:10; Mr 10:15; Lu 13:28; 1Co 6:9; 1Co 15:50; Ga 5:21; Eph 5:5; Re 21:27; 22:15

--SEE Wicked Rejected, WICKED
Castaways, ESTRANGEMENT
Reprobates, REPROBATES
Final Separation, SEPARATION

(3) From Holy Places (Tabernacle and Temple)

Nu 1:51; 3:10,38; 4:20; 16:40; 18:3,7,22

ADONIJAH


son of David

2Sa 3:4; 1Ki 1:5; 2:13; 1Ch 3:2

ADORNING, PHYSICAL-SPIRITUAL


(A) ADORNING, PHYSICAL, miscellaneous topics relating to

(1) Rich Apparel, SEE Dress, DRESS

(2) Ornaments, wearing of

Ex 33:4; Isa 3:18; Jer 2:32; 4:30; Eze 16:11; 23:40

(3) Bracelets

Ge 24:22; 38:18; Ex 35:22; Nu 31:50; 2Sa 1:10

(4) Chains used as ornaments

Ge 41:42; Pr 1:9; Eze 16:11; Da 5:29

(5) Earrings

Ge 24:22; 35:4; Ex 32:2; 35:22; Nu 31:50; Jud 8:24; Job 42:11; Pr 25:12; Eze 16:12; Ho 2:13

(6) Rings, for the fingers

Ge 41:42; Ex 35:22; Es 3:10; 8:8; Isa 3:21; Lu 15:22

(7) Jewels

(a) General References to,

Ge 24:53; Ex 3:22; 35:22; Nu 31:50; Isa 61:10

(b) Discarded

Ge 35:4; Ex 33:4; 1Pe 3:3

(c) Brought as offerings to God

Ex 35:22; Nu 31:50

--For further treatment of this subject, SEE Dress, DRESS

(B) ADORNING, SPIRITUAL

(1) General References

Ps 45:13; Pr 1:9; 4:9; So 1:10; Isa 61:10; 1Pe 3:4; Re 21:2

(2) The Robe of Righteousness, The Saint's Adorning

Job 29:14; Ps 132:16; Isa 52:1; 61:10; Zec 3:4; Mt 22:11; Lu 15:22

(3) White Raiment, The Heavenly Garment

Mt 17:12; Re 3:5; 3:18; 4:4; 7:9; 19:8

ADULLAM


cave in which David hid

1Sa 22:1; 2Sa 23:13; 1Ch 11:15

ADULTERY


General references to

Ex 20:14; Le 20:10; Job 24:15; Mt 5:27; 19:9; Ro 7:3; 1Co 6:9; 2Pe 2:14

--Spiritual. SEE Israel a type, ISRAEL-THE JEWS

AFTERWARDS


Ps 73:24; Pr 20:17; 29:11; Mt 25:11; Joh 13:36; 1Co 15:46; Ga 3:23; Heb 12:11,17

AGRICULTURE-HORTICULTURE


(A) AGRICULTURE

(1) General References to

Ge 2:15; 4:2; 9:20; 26:12; Le 25:3; 1Ki 19:19; Job 1:14; Pr 12:11

(2) The First Occupation of Man

Ge 2:15; 3:23

(3) Seedtime and Harvest Promised

Ge 8:22

(4) Examples of Men Engaged in

(a) General References to

Cain
Ge 4:2

Noah
Ge 9:20

Elisha
1Ki 19:19

David
1Ch 27:26

Uzziah
2Ch 26:10

The Rich Man
Lu 12:16

(4) Examples of Men Engaged in

(b) Called Husbandmen

Ge 9:20; Jer 31:24; 51:23; Am 5:16; Zec 13:5; Mt 21:33; Mr 12:2; Lu 20:16; 2Ti 2:6; Jas 5:7

(B) OPERATIONS IN

(1) Gleaning

Le 19:10; 23:22; Ru 2:2,8,23

(2) Harrowing

Job 39:10

(3) Harvest

Ge 8:22; Ex 23:10; De 24:19; Ru 1:22; 1Sa 12:17; 2Sa 21:9; Pr 10:5; 26:1

(4) Irrigation

De 11:10; Ec 2:5; Isa 58:11

(5) Mowing

Ps 72:6; 129:7; Am 7:1

(6) Planting

Pr 31:16; Isa 44:14

(7) Plowing

1Ki 19:19; Job 1:14; Lu 9:62; 17:7; 1Co 9:10

(8) Reaping, Laws Concerning

Le 19:9; 23:10; 25:5

(9) Binding

Ge 37:7; Mt 13:30

(10) Sowing

Ec 11:4; Isa 32:20; Mt 13:3

(11) Threshing

Jud 6:11; Ru 3:2; 1Ch 21:20; Isa 28:27; 1Co 9:9

(12) Winnowing

Ru 3:2; Mt 3:12

(C) PRODUCTS OF

(1) Barley

Ex 9:31; Nu 5:15; Ru 1:22; 1Ki 4:28; 2Ki 4:42; 2Ch 2:10; Job 31:40; Eze 4:9; Joe 1:11; Re 6:6

(2) Grain

Ge 41:49; Nu 18:27; Jos 5:11; Ps 65:9; 72:16; Isa 17:5; Ho 14:7; Mr 2:23; 4:28; Joh 12:24

--SEE Wheat, WHEAT

(3) Increase, natural from the land

Ge 26:12; 41:47; Le 26:4; De 14:22; 16:15; Ps 67:6; Eze 36:30

--SEE Plenty Promised,
Fruitful Land, CANAAN, LAND OF

(D) FOES OF

(1) Barrenness of Soil as a Result of Sin

Ge 4:12; Le 26:20; De 11:17; Isa 5:10; Ho 8:7; Hab 3:17; Hag 1:6; 2:16

--SEE Want,
Famine,

(2) Blasting of crops

De 28:22; 1Ki 8:37; Am 4:9; Hag 2:17

(3) Drought --SEE 1970
& METEOROLOGY

(4) Frost --SEE 2311

(5) Caterpillars

1Ki 8:37; Ps 78:46; 105:34; Jer 51:27; Joe 1:4; 2:25

(6) Grasshoppers

Le 11:22; Nu 13:33; Jud 6:5; Ec 12:5; Isa 40:22; Na 3:17

(7) Locusts

Ex 10:4; Le 11:22; De 28:38; 1Ki 8:37; Pr 30:27; Isa 33:4; Joe 1:4; Mt 3:4

(8) Palmerworm

Joe 1:4; 2:25; Am 4:9

(E) MADE DIFFICULT BY SIN

Ge 3:17,18; 5:29

(F) MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS

(1) Barns

Pr 3:10; Hag 2:19; Mt 6:26; Lu 12:18,24

(2) Sickles

De 16:9; Jer 50:16; Joe 3:13; Mr 4:29; Re 14:14

(3) Threshing Floors

Ge 50:10; Jud 6:37; Ru 3:2; 2Sa 6:6; 24:16; 2Ch 3:1

(G) HORTICULTURE, miscellaneous topics relating to

(1) General References to

Le 19:23; De 20:19,20

(2) Gardens

Ge 2:8; 1Ki 21:2; Ec 2:5; So 5:1; Isa 51:3; 58:11; Jer 31:12

(3) Oliveyards

Jos 24:13; 1Sa 8:14; 2Ki 5:26; Ne 5:11; 9:25

(4) Orchards

Ec 2:5; So 4:13

(5) Plants

Ps 128:3; 144:12; Isa 5:7; 53:2; Mt 15:13

(6) Pruning

Le 25:3; Isa 5:6; Joh 15:2

(7) Pruning-hook

Isa 18:5; Joe 3:10

(8) Vineyards, Laws concerning

Ex 22:5; 23:11; Le 19:10; 25:3; De 20:6; 22:9; 23:24; 24:21

(9) Winepress

De 15:14; Jud 6:11; 2Ki 6:27; Pr 3:10; Isa 63:3; Hag 2:16; Mt 21:33

(H) FRUIT

(1) General References to

Ge 1:11; 2Sa 16:1; Am 8:1; Mt 21:19; Mr 12:2

(2) Varieties of

Apples

Pr 25:11; So 2:5; Joe 1:12

Figs

Nu 13:23; 1Sa 25:18; 2Ki 20:7; Ne 13:15; Isa 34:4

Grapes

Le 19:10; Nu 6:3; De 23:24; 24:21; Jer 31:29; Eze 18:2; Ho 9:10; Mt 7:16; Lu 6:44

Pomegranates

Ex 28:33; 39:24; Nu 13:23; 20:5; 1Sa 14:2; 1Ki 7:20; 2Ch 3:16

AHA


a term of derision

Ps 35:21; 40:15; 70:3; Eze 25:3; 26:2; 36:2

--SEE Derision, DERISION
Mocking, MOCKING
& MOCKING
& SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST

AHAB


King of Israel, son of Omri

(1) General references to

1Ki 16:29; 17:1; 18:5; 19:1; 20:2; 21:25; 22:3; 1Ki 20:37; 2Ki 10:1,10

(2) Facts Concerning

Established Idolatry
1Ki 16:30-33; 21:26

Was weak-minded
1Ki 21:4

The tool of his wife Jezebel
1Ki 21:7,25

His doom foretold by Elijah
1Ki 21:22
--By Micaiah
1Ki 22:28

--AHASUERUS..SEE Book of Esther
Es 1:1

AHAZIAH


(a) King of Judah, also called Azariah, or Jehoahaz, son of Jehoram

2Ki 8:25; 9:16,23,27; 2Ch 22:2,9

(b) King of Israel, son of Ahab

1Ki 22:40,52; 2Ki 1:2,17; 2Ch 20:35

AHAZ


King of Judah, son of Jotham

2Ki 15:38; 16:2,8; 20:11; 2Ch 28:27; Isa 7:12; 38:8

AHIJAH


The Shilonite, a prophet

1Ki 11:29; 14:2; 2Ch 10:15

AHIMAAZ


high priest, son of Zadok

2Sa 15:36; 17:17; 1Ch 6:8

AHIMELECH


high priest, son of Ahitub

1Sa 21:1; 22:9,16

AHITHOPHEL


David's counsellor

2Sa 15:12,31; 16:23; 17:1,14,23; 1Ch 27:33

AI


a City of Canaan captured by Joshua

Ge 12:8; Jos 7:2; 8:1; 10:1; Jer 49:3

AIJALON OR AJALON


a city of refuge

Jos 10:12; 19:42; 21:34; Jud 1:35; 1Sa 14:31

AIR


general references to

Ac 22:23; 1Co 9:26; 14:9; Eph 2:2; 1Th 4:17

ALABASTER


a kind of marble

Mt 26:7; Mr 14:3; Lu 7:37

ALEXANDRIA


a city of Egypt

Ac 6:9; 18:24; 27:6; 28:11

ALLIANCES, EVIL


(1) Examples of God's people Seeking

1Ki 15:19; 2Ch 18:1; 20:35; Isa 30:2; 31:1; Jer 2:25; Ho 12:1

--SEE Associations, Evil, ASSOCIATION
& ASSOCIATION

(2) Examples of Heathen Nations Uniting in

Jos 9:2; 10:5,33; 11:5; Jud 3:13; Ps 2:2; 56:6; Ps 83:5; Mic 4:11

ALL THINGS


(1) Commanded

Mt 7:12; 28:20; 1Co 13:7; 16:14; Eph 4:15; 5:20; Php 2:14; Col 3:14; 1Th 5:21; 2Ti 4:5; Tit 2:7

(2) General References to

Ps 8:6; Jer 17:9; Mt 19:26; 21:22; Mr 9:23; Ro 8:28,32; 1Co 3:21; 9:25; 2Co 5:17; Php 3:8; 1Ti 4:8

ALPHA


fist letter of the Greek alphabet, a name applied to Christ

Re 1:8,11, 21:6, 22:13

ALTARS


(1) Built for Worship

Ge 8:20; 12:7; 13:18; 22:9; 26:25; 33:20; 35:7; Ex 17:15; 24:4; Jos 8:30; Jud 6:26; 1Sa 14:35; 2Sa 24:25; 1Ki 18:32

--SEE Worshippers, WORSHIPPERS

(2) Laws regarding the building of

Ex 20:24; De 27:5; Jos 8:31; Eze 43:13

(3) Brazen, or Altar of Burnt Offering

Ex 27:1; 29:36; 38:1; 40:6; 1Ki 1:50; 8:64; 2Ch 4:1; 15:8; 29:18; 33:16

(4) Of Incense

Ex 30:1; 39:38; Le 4:7; 1Ki 6:22; 7:48

AMALEK


a descendant of Esau

Ge 36:12; Ex 17:8; De 25:17; 1Sa 15:3; 28:18; 2Sa 1:1; 1Ch 4:43

AMASA


Absalom's general

2Sa 17:25; 19:13; 20:4,12; 1Ki 2:5

AMAZIAH


king of Judah, son of Joash

2Ki 14:1,5,8; 2Ch 25:5,27

AMBUSH


instances of the use of

Jos 8:12; Jud 9:25; 20:29; 2Sa 5:23; 2Ch 13:13; 20:22; Jer 51:12

AMEN


a form of assent

De 27:15; Ne 5:13; 2Co 1:20; Re 1:18; 22:20

AMMONITES


descendants of Lot

Ge 19:38; De 2:19; 23:3; Jud 10:7; 1Sa 14:47; 2Sa 8:12; 2Ki 24:2; 2Ch 20:23; 26:8; Ne 4:3

AMON


a son of Manasseh

2Ki 21:19,23; 2Ch 33:22

AMORITES


descendants of Canaan

Ge 10:16; 14:7; 15:16; 48:22; Ex 23:23; Jos 24:12; Am 2:9

AMOS


a prophet of Israel

Am 1:1; 7:14; 8:2

AMUSEMENTS


(1) General references to

Ex 32:6; Jud 16:25; 2Sa 2:14; Am 6:5

(2) Of children

Job 21:11; Zec 8:5; Mt 11:16,17

ANANIAS


(a) High Priest, accuses Paul

Ac 23:2; 24:1; 25:2

(b) Husband of Sapphira

Ac 5:1

(c) Of Damascus

Ac 9:10; 22:12

ANATHOTH


a city of the priests

Jos 21:18; 1Ki 2:26; 1Ch 6:60; Ezr 2:23; Ne 7:27; Jer 1:1; 11:21; 29:27; 32:7

ANCHORS


Ac 27:29; Heb 6:19

ANDREW


the apostle

(1) General References to

Mt 4:18; Mr 1:29; 13:3; Joh 1:40; 6:8; 12:22; Ac 1:13

(2) "A Personal Worker"

Brother of Peter
Mt 4:18

Originally a disciple of John the Baptist
Joh 1:35,40

Spent a day in Christ's home
Joh 1:39

Responded immediately when called
Mt 4:19,20

Brought Peter to Christ
Joh 1:42

Prompt to help
Joh 6:8,9; 12:21,22

ANGEL OF THE LORD


Ge 16:7; 22:15; Ex 14:19; Nu 22:23; Jud 2:1; 13:3; Isa 63:9; Mt 28:2; Ac 8:26; 27:23

--SEE Visions, REVELATIONS

ANGEL REAPERS


Mt 13:30,39; Mr 13:27

ANGELS


(1) Ministering

Ge 16:7; 19:16; 22:11; Ex 14:19; 23:20; 1Ki 19:5; Ps 91:11; Isa 63:9; Da 3:28; 6:22; Mr 1:13; Lu 16:22; Ac 5:19; 12:7; 27:23; Heb 1:14

(2) Appear to Men

Ge 32:1; Nu 22:31; Jud 2:1; 6:11; 13:3,13; Zec 1:9; 2:3; Mt 1:20; 2:13; 28:2; Lu 1:11,28; 2:9; Joh 20:12; Ac 8:26; 10:3

--SEE Angels (1), ANGELS

(3) Wait upon Christ

Mt 24:31; 25:31; 26:53; Lu 2:13; 22:43; Joh 1:51; 2Th 1:7; Heb 1:6; Re 5:11

(4) Of Wrath, Execute the Judgments of God

Ge 19:1; Jud 5:23; 2Sa 24:16; 1Ch 21:15; 2Ch 32:21; Isa 37:36; Ac 12:23

(5) Fallen Angels

Job 4:18; Mt 25:41; 2Pe 2:4; Jude 1:6; Re 12:9

(6) In Heaven

Mr 12:25; Lu 12:8; 15:10; Heb 12:22; Re 7:11; 8:2

--SEE Heavenly Host, FUTURE, THE

(7) Of the Churches

Re 1:20; 2:1,8,12,18; 3:1,7,14

--Worship Forbidden, See WORSHIP, TRUE

ANIMALS


(1) Clean and Unclean

Le 11:1-47; De 14:3-20

(2) Names of

Apes

1Ki 10:22

Asses, beasts of burden

Ge 22:3; Nu 22:28; De 22:10; Jud 5:10; 10:4; 1Sa 9:3; Mt 21:2

Bears

1Sa 17:34; 2Sa 17:8; 2Ki 2:24; Pr 17:12; 28:15; Isa 11:7

Behemoth

Job 40:15

Boars

Ps 80:13

Bullocks, as offerings

Ex 29:11,36; Le 4:4; Nu 15:8; 1Ki 18:33; 2Ch 13:9; Ezr 6:17; Ps 66:15

Calves

Ge 18:7; 1Sa 28:24; Am 6:4; Lu 15:23

Camels

Ge 12:16; 30:43; Le 11:4; Jud 6:5; 1Sa 30:17; 1Ch 5:21; Job 1:3; Mt 19:24; 23:24

Cattle

Ge 1:25; 31:18; Ex 9:4; 20:10; Nu 32:1; Jos 14:4; Eze 39:18; Am 4:1

Chameleon

Le 11:30

Conies, rock rabbits

Le 11:5; Ps 104:18; Pr 30:26

Deer

De 14:5; 2Sa 2:18; 22:34; 1Ch 12:8; Ps 42:1; Pr 5:19; 6:5; Isa 35:6; Jer 14:5

Dogs

De 23:18; 1Ki 14:11; 22:38; Ps 59:6; Pr 26:17; Ec 9:4; Lu 16:21

Dragons

De 32:33; Ps 91:13; Isa 34:13; Jer 9:11; 51:37; Mic 1:8; Mal 1:3

Dromedaries, used as beasts if burden

1Ki 4:28; Es 8:10; Isa 60:6; Jer 2:23

Elephants

1Ki 10:22; Job 40:15

Ferret

Le 11:30

Foxes

Jud 15:4; Ne 4:3; Ps 63:10; So 2:15; Mt 8:20

Goats, as offerings

Ge 15:9; Le 4:24; 16:15; Jud 13:19; 2Ch 29:23

Greyhound

Pr 30:31

Hare

Le 11:6

Heifers, offered as sacrifices

Ge 15:9; Nu 19:2; De 21:3; Heb 9:13

Horses

De 17:16; 2Ki 23:11; Job 39:19; Ps 32:9; 33:17; Isa 31:1

Kine

Ge 32:15; De 7:13; 1Sa 6:7

Lambs, for offerings

Ex 29:39; Le 3:7; 4:32; 5:6; Nu 6:12

Leopards

So 4:8; Isa 11:6; Jer 5:6; 13:23; Ho 13:7; Hab 1:8

Lions

(1) General References to

Jud 14:5; 1Sa 17:34; 1Ki 13:24; Da 6:19

(2) Characteristics of

De 33:22; Jud 14:18; 2Sa 17:10; Job 10:16; Ps 17:12; Pr 30:30; Isa 31:4; Na 2:12

Lizards

Le 11:30

Mice

Le 11:29; 1Sa 6:4; Isa 66:17

Mules

2Sa 13:29; 18:9; 1Ki 1:33; Ps 32:9; Zec 14:15

Oxen, laws concerning

Ex 21:28; 22:1; 23:4; Le 17:3; De 5:14; 22:1; 25:4; Lu 13:15; 1Co 9:9; 1Ti 5:18

--SEE Bullocks,
Muzzling, MUZZLING

Pygarg

De 14:5

Rams, used in sacrifices

Ge 15:9; 22:13; Ex 29:15; Le 5:15; Nu 5:8

Roe. --SEE Deer,
Serpents. --SEE 3238

Sheep

Ge 4:4; 30:32; De 18:4; 32:14; 2Ch 7:5; 15:11; Job 1:3; 42:12; Mt 12:11

Swine

Le 11:7; Isa 65:4; 66:17; Mt 7:6; 8:30; Lu 15:15; 2Pe 2:22

Unicorn

Nu 23:22; De 33:17; Job 39:9; Ps 29:6; Isa 34:7

Vipers, poisonous serpents

Job 20:16; Isa 30:6; 59:5

Weasel

Le 11:29

Wolves, a type of the wicked

Mt 7:15; 10:16; Joh 10:12; Ac 20:29

--SEE Rapacity, RAPACITY

ANNAS


High priest

Lu 3:2; Joh 18:13; Ac 4:6

ANOINTING


(1) Of Objects set apart for Sacred Uses

Ex 29:36; 30:26; 40:10; Le 8:11; Nu 7:1

(2) Examples of Persons Anointed in Consecration

Le 8:30; 1Sa 10:1; 16:13; 1Ki 1:39; 19:16; 2Ki 9:3; 11:12; 23:30

(3) Of Guests --SEE Social Life, SOCIAL LIFE

(4) General References to Application of Oil to the Body

Ru 3:3; Ps 92:10; Ec 9:8; Isa 57:9; Am 6:6

(5) Figurative

2Co 1:21; 1Jo 2:20,27

(6) Application of Oil as a Remedy

Isa 1:6; Mr 6:13; Lu 10:34; Jas 5:14; Re 3:18

ANTICHRIST


an opposer of Christ

1Jo 2:18; 4:3; 2Jo 1:7

--SEE False Christs, CHRIST'S FALSE

ANTIOCH


(1) A city in Syria

Ac 11:19,26; 13:1; 14:26; 15:22,30; 18:22; Ga 2:11

(2) A City in Pisidia

Ac 13:14; 14:19; 2Ti 3:11

ANXIETY


forbidden

Lu 12:11,25; 1Co 7:32; Php 4:6; 1Pe 5:7

--SEE Worldly Care, UNREST

APOLLOS


"The Eloquent Man," an efficient worker in the early church.

(1) General References to

Ac 18:24; 19:1; 1Co 1:12; 3:4; 16:12; Tit 3:13

(2) Facts concerning

A converted Jew, eloquent, fervent, mighty in the Scriptures.
Ac 18:24,25

Instructed in the gospel by Aquila and Priscilla
Ac 18:26

Very popular in Corinth, where, apparently, a faction gathered about him.
1Co 1:11,12; 3:4-6

Possibly hesitated to return there for that reason.
1Co 16:12

APOSTLESHIP OF PAUL


declared and vindicated

Ro 1:1; 11:13; 1Co 9:1; 15:9; 2Co 1:1; 11:5; Ga 1:1; Eph 1:1; Col 1:1; 1Ti 1:1; 2Ti 1:1

APPEAL TO GOD


to witness

Ge 31:50; De 30:19; Jud 11:10; 1Sa 12:5; Job 16:19; Ro 1:9; 2Co 1:23; Php 1:8; 1Th 2:5

APPEARANCES DECEITFUL


(1) General References to

1Sa 9:2; 16:6; 2Sa 14:25; Mr 11:13

(2) To Men who Look on the Outward Only

1Sa 16:7; Mt 23:27; Joh 7:24; 2Co 5:12; 10:7; Jas 2:2-4

APPEARANCES


of God to Men

Ge 12:7; 17:1; 18:1; 26:2; 35:9; Ex 3:16; 1Ki 3:5; 9:2; 2Ch 3:1

--SEE Angels (2),
Visions, REVELATIONS

--Of Christ after his Resurrection --SEE 2415

APRONS


mentioned

Ge 3:7; Ac 19:12

AQUILA AND PRISCILLA


banished from Rome, labour with Paul

Ac 18:2,26; Ro 16:3; 2Ti 4:19

ARABIANS


descendants of Ishmael

Ge 25:13; 2Ch 9:14; 17:11; 26:7; Ne 2:19; 4:7; Ac 2:11

ARARAT


a mountain in Armenia

Ge 8:4; Jer 51:27

--SEE Mountains,

ARCHANGEL


1Th 4:16; Jude 1:9

ARCHERS


Ge 21:20; 1Sa 31:3; 1Ch 8:40; 2Ch 35:23

ARISTARCHUS


a fellow-worker of Paul

Ac 19:29; 20:4; 27:2; Col 4:10; Phm 1:24

ARK


(1) Noah's

Ge 6:14; 7:1; 8:1,16; Mt 24:38; Heb 11:7; 1Pe 3:20

--SEE Deluge, DELUGE, THE

(2) Of Bulrushes

Ex 2:3

(3) Of the Covenant

Ex 25:10,16; 26:33; 30:26; 37:1; Nu 4:5; 10:35; De 10:8; 31:26; Jos 3:15; 4:11; 6:11; 7:6; Jud 20:27; 1Sa 4:3,11,18; 5:1; 6:1; 1Sa 7:1; 14:18; 2Sa 6:2,6,11,17; 15:24; 1Ki 8:6,9; 1Ch 6:31; 1Ch 16:1,37; 2Ch 5:5; 35:3; Jer 3:16; Heb 9:4; Re 11:19

ARM, DIVINE


Powerful

Ex 6:6; De 33:27; Job 40:9; Ps 89:13; 98:1; Isa 51:5; 53:1; 62:8; Isa 63:12; Ac 13:17

--SEE Omnipotence, POWER
God's Power, POWER

ARMENIA


a country east of Asia Minor

2Ki 19:37; Isa 37:38; Jer 51:27

--SEE Ararat, ARARAT

ARMOUR-BEARERS


Jud 9:54; 1Sa 14:7; 16:21; 31:4; 2Sa 23:37

ARMOUR


Physical, to protect the body in war

1Sa 17:38; 31:9; 2Sa 2:21; Eze 38:4; Lu 11:22

--SEE Shields, SHIELDS
--Spiritual SEE Battle of Life, BATTLE OF LIFE

ARNON


a river east of Jordan

Nu 21:13; 22:36; De 2:24; 3:8; Jud 11:13

ARROWS, GOD'S


figurative

2Sa 22:15; Ps 7:13; 18:14; 21:12; 45:5; 77:17; 144:6

--SEE God's Judgments, JUDGMENTS, GOD'S

ARROWS


1Sa 20:20; 2Ki 13:15

ARTS AND CRAFTS


(1) General References to

Ac 18:3; 19:25; Re 18:22

(2) Names of Various

Apothecaries

Ex 30:25; 37:29; 2Ch 16:14; Ne 3:8

Bakers

Ge 40:1; 1Sa 8:13; Jer 37:21; Ho 7:4

Baking

Ge 18:6; Ex 16:23; Le 2:4; 26:26; 1Sa 28:24; 1Ki 19:6; Isa 44:15

Barbers

Isa 7:20; Eze 5:1

Boat-building

1Ki 9:26

Braziers

Ge 4:22

Brick-makers

Ge 11:3; Ex 5:7

Calkers

Eze 27:9

Carpenters

2Sa 5:11; 2Ki 12:11; Isa 41:7; 44:13; Jer 24:1; Mt 13:55; Mr 6:3

Carving of wood

Ex 31:5; 1Ki 6:18; Ps 74:6

Confectioners

1Sa 8:13

Coppersmiths

2Ti 4:14

Dyers

Ex 25:5; 26:14; Eze 23:15

Embalming --SEE The Dead, DEAD, THE

Embroidery

Ex 28:39; 35:35; 38:23; Eze 27:16

Engraving

Ex 28:11; 35:35; 38:23; 39:14; Zec 3:9; 2Co 3:7

Fishermen

Mt 4:18; Lu 5:2

Founders

Jud 17:4

Fullers

2Ki 18:17; Mr 9:3

Gardeners

Jer 29:5; Joh 20:15

Goldsmiths

2Ch 2:7; Ne 3:8; Isa 40:19; 41:7; 46:6

Masons

2Ki 12:12; 22:6; 1Ch 14:1; Ezr 3:7

Master-workmen

1Co 3:10

Moulding

Ex 32:4; 1Ki 7:15,23; 2Ch 4:17

Needlework

Ex 26:36; 28:39; Jud 5:30; Ps 45:14

Painting

Jer 22:14

Porters

2Sa 18:26; 1Ch 16:42; 23:5; 2Ch 35:15

Potters

Isa 64:8; Jer 18:2; Ro 9:21; Re 2:27

Refiners of metals

1Ch 28:18; Mal 3:2,3

Sewing

Ge 3:7; Ec 3:7; Eze 13:18; Mr 2:21

Silversmiths

Ac 19:24

Smelters

Job 28:2

Smiths, workers in metals

1Sa 13:19; 2Ki 24:14; Isa 44:12; 54:16; Jer 24:1; 29:2

Spinners

Ex 35:25; Pr 31:19

Stonecutters

Ex 31:5; 1Ch 22:15

Tailor

Ex 28:3

Tanners

Ac 9:43

Tentmaking

Ac 18:3; 1Th 2:9

Weaving

Ex 28:32; 35:35; 2Ki 23:7; Isa 19:9

Workers in Metals

Ex 31:4; 1Ch 22:15,16; Isa 40:19

ASAHEL


brother of Joab

2Sa 2:18,23; 3:27; 23:24

ASA


king of Judah, son of Abijah

1Ki 15:8,16; 2Ch 14:2,13; 16:7,13

ASAPH


the musician

1Ch 15:17; 16:5; 25:1; Ne 12:46

ASHDOD OR AZOTUS


a city of the Philistines

Jos 11:22; 1Sa 5:1; 6:17; 2Ch 26:6; Ne 4:7; 13:23; Jer 25:20; Am 1:8; Zep 2:4; Ac 8:40

ASHER


son of Jacob

Ge 30:13; 35:26; 49:20; De 33:24; Jud 1:31; 5:17; 2Ch 30:11

ASHES


of burnt offerings

Le 4:12; 6:11; Nu 19:9; Heb 9:13

ASHTAROTH


(1) A city Bashan

De 1:4; Jos 9:10; 12:4

(2) Or, Ashtoreth, a heathen goddess

--SEE 3935

ASIA


a district of Asian Minor

Ac 2:9; 16:6; 19:10; 1Co 16:19; 2Co 1:8; 2Ti 1:15; 1Pe 1:1

ASKELON


a city of the Philistines

Jud 1:18; 14:19; 1Sa 6:17; 2Sa 1:20; Jer 25:20; Am 1:8; Zep 2:4; Zec 9:5

ASPS


poisonous serpents

De 32:33; Job 20:16; Isa 11:8; Ro 3:13

ASSEMBLY


the meeting of the early Christians, so called

Mt 18:20; Joh 20:19; Ac 1:4,14; 2:1; 4:31; 16:13; 20:7; 1Co 11:33

--SEE United Prayer, PRAYER

ASSOCIATION-SEPARATION


(A) ASSOCIATIONS, EVIL

(1) Warnings concerning

Ex 23:2; 23:33; 34:12; Ps 1:1; Pr 1:15; 4:14; 22:24; 23:6; 24:1; 1Co 5:9,11; 2Co 6:14; 2Jo 1:10

--SEE Separation (4), SEPARATION
Sinful Imitation, WORLDLINESS

(2) Results of

Misery
Nu 33:55; Jud 16:4

Apostasy
1Ki 11:2

Divine Wrath
2Ch 19:2; Ezr 9:14; Pr 13:20

Parental Shame
Pr 28:7

Denial of Christ
Joh 18:18,25

Defilement
1Co 15:33

--SEE Alliances, Evil, ALLIANCES, EVIL
& ALLIANCES, EVIL
Influence Evil, EVIL
& EVIL
Temptation, Sources of, TEMPTATION

(B) COMPANIONSHIP

(1) General References to Good Company

Ps 119:63; Pr 2:20; 13:20; 1Co 5:11; Eph 5:7; 2Th 3:14

(2) Man needs the Comfort and Help of

Seen in God's original plan
Ge 2:18

Illustrated in the life of Moses
Nu 10:31

Emphasized by Solomon
Ec 4:9

Appreciated by Christ
Mt 26:37

Shown by the sending forth of the disciples two by two
Lu 10:1

Recognized by Paul in his missionary work
Ac 13:2

--SEE Co-operation (3), UNITY

(C) CONTACT, PERSONAL-close association

(1) Taking the Hand, expressive of Fellowship and Helpfulness

Jehonadab's, by Jehu
2Ki 10:15

The Little Maid's, by Jesus
Mt 9:25

The Demoniac's, by Jesus
Mr 9:27

The Lame Man's, by Peter
Ac 3:7

Dorcas, by Peter in Restoring Life
Ac 9:41

--SEE Laying on of Hands, LAYING ON OF
Helpfulness, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS

(2) The Church, Like Salt, saves by Contact

Mt 5:13; Mr 9:50; Lu 14:34

--SEE Good Influence, GOOD

(3) Personal Contact Resorted to in raising the dead

By Elijah in Raising the Widow's Son
1Ki 17:21,22

By Elisha in the Resurrection of the Shunammite's Son
2Ki 4:34,35

(D) CONTACT WITH CHRIST

(1) Brought Healing to those who Touched Him

Mt 9:20-22; 14:34-36; Mr 3:10; Lu 6:19

(2) Secured Health and Comfort for those whom He Touched

The Cleansing Touch
Mt 8:3

The Quieting Touch
Mt 8:15

The Illuminating Touch
Mt 9:29,30

The Reassuring Touch
Mt 17:7, 20:34

The Liberating Touch
Mr 7:33,35

The Touch upon Childhood
Mr 10:13,16

The Healing Touch
Lu 22:51

(E) CONTACT WITH IMPURITY

(1) Contaminates

Le 5:2; 15:11; Nu 19:13; Isa 52:11

(2) Forbidden

Ge 3:3; Isa 52:11; 2Co 6:17; Col 2:21

--SEE Devoted Things, DEVOTED THINGS

(F) SEPARATION God's People called to
(Under the Mosaic Law)

(1) In Israel, of the Physically Unclean and Diseased from the
Congregation

Le 13:5,21,33,46; Nu 5:3

(2) Of Israel from the heathen, enjoined

Ex 33:16; Le 20:26; Nu 23:9; De 7:2; Jos 23:7; Jud 2:2; Ezr 9:12; 10:11; Jer 15:19

--SEE Marriage (3), MARRIAGE
Associations, Evil, ASSOCIATION
& ASSOCIATION
The Uncircumcised, UNCIRCUMCISED, THE

(3) Examples of Israel's Separation from the heathen

Ezr 4:3; 6:21; Ne 9:2; 10:30; 13:3; Ps 119:115

(4) Separation from Evil Associations, the Duty of
(Select Reading, Nu 33. 51-56)

Nu 33:51-56

Isa 52:11; Joh 15:19; 17:16; Ac 2:40; 2Co 6:17; Eph 5:11; 2Th 3:6

--SEE Sinful Imitation, WORLDLINESS
Unworldliness, UNWORLDLINESS
--Pharisaic Separation Condemned SEE Sanctimony, RELIGION

(5) Final Separation of the Righteous and the Wicked

Mt 13:30,49; 24:40; 25:32,46; Lu 16:26; 17:34; Re 22:15

--SEE Castaways, ESTRANGEMENT
Eternal, Fire, FUTURE STATE OF THE WICKED
Reprobation, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
Sin Separates, SIN
Wicked, Fate of, WICKED

(6) Of Saints from False Professors, in the Church

Mt 18:17; Ro 16:17; 1Co 5:11; 2Th 3:6; 1Ti 6:5; 2Ti 3:5; 2Jo 1:10


(7) Of the Clean and Unclean things in their use

Le 10:10; 11:47; 20:25; Eze 22:26

(8) The Place of, Without the Camp

Ex 29:14; 33:7; Le 4:12,21; 6:11; 13:46; Nu 5:3; 12:14; 15:35; Nu 19:3,9; De 23:12; Heb 13:11

(G) SECLUSION, sought by those about to perform miracles

By Elijah, in raising the Widow's son
1Ki 17:19; 2Ki 4:5

By Elisha, In the Resurrection of the Shunammite's son
2Ki 4:33

By Christ, in raising Jairus' daughter
Mr 5:40

By Christ, in healing the Deaf and Dumb man
Mr 7:33

By Christ, in healing the Blind man
Mr 8:23

By Peter, in the Resurrection of Dorcas
Ac 9:40

(H) RETIREMENT from Worldly Associations, Christ felt the need of

Mt 14:23; 15:29; 17:1; 20:17; Mr 6:31; 7:24; Lu 9:10; 22:41

--SEE Prayer, PRAYER
& PRAYER

(I) SOLITUDE General references to

Ge 32:24; Ps 55:7; Jer 9:2; Lu 5:16

--SEE Meditation, MIND
& MIND

ASSURANCE


Spiritual

Col 2:2; 1Th 1:5; 2Ti 1:12; Heb 10:22; 1Jo 2:3; 3:19; 4:13; 5:10

--SEE Knowledge, KNOWLEDGE
--the Gift of the Holy Spirit, See HOLY SPIRIT
--of Adoption into God's Family, SEE Adoption (2), CHURCH, THE
--of Salvation, See SALVATION

ASSYRIA


kingdom founded by Asshur and Nimrod

Ge 2:14; 10:11; 25:18; 2Ki 15:19; 17:6; 18:9; 1Ch 5:26; Isa 36:1; Jer 50:17; Mic 5:6

ASSYRIANS


prophecies concerning

Isa 10:5; 14:25; 19:23; 30:31; 31:8; Eze 31:3

ASTONISHMENT


Christ causes

Mt 13:54; 15:31; 22:22,33; Mr 2:12; 4:41; 7:37; 10:24; Lu 2:48; 4:22,36; 8:25

ATHALIAH


a wicked queen

2Ki 8:26; 11:1,16; 2Ch 23:21

ATHENS


a city in Greece

Ac 17:15,22; 18:1; 1Th 3:1

ATONEMENT


(1) Doctrine of

Le 4:20; 8:34; 10:17; 14:21; 16:6,10; 17:11; Ro 5:11

--SEE Blood, CHRIST JESUS
Reconciliation, RECONCILIATION
Redemption, REDEMPTION
Death of Christ, SAVIOUR

(2) Day of

Ex 30:10; Le 16:30; 23:27; Nu 29:7; Heb 9:7

ATTRACTION, DIVINE


(1) General References to

So 1:4; Jer 31:3; Ho 11:4; Joh 6:44; 12:32

(2) Examples of Men Seeking Christ

Mr 1:37; Lu 4:42; 19:3; Joh 6:24; 12:21

--SEE Popularity of Christ, POPULARITY
Leaving All, SELF-DENIAL

AUTHORITY,

(1) Of Christ See CHRIST'S DIVINITY
(2) Of the Church See CHURCH, THE

AVENGER


of blood

Nu 35:19; De 19:12; Jos 20:3; 2Sa 3:27

--SEE Cities of Refuge, CITIES

AWAKENING, DIVINE


figurative

Ps 7:6; 35:23; 44:23; 73:20; 78:65; 80:2; Isa 51:9

AWAKENINGS AND RELIGIOUS REFORMS


(A) AWAKENINGS, RELIGIOUS,

(1) General References to

1Ki 18:39; 2Ch 30:11; Ezr 10:1; Lu 3:10; Joh 4:39; Ac 2:41; 8:6; 9:35; 11:21; 13:48; 18:8; 19:18

(2) Special Examples of

Under Samuel
1Sa 7:5,6

---Elijah
1Ki 18:21-40

---Hezekiah
2Ch 30:1-27

---Ezra
Ezr 10:1-44

---John the Baptist
Lu 3:2-14

---Christ at Samaria
Joh 4:28-42

At the Feast of Pentecost
Ac 2:1-47

Under Philip at Samaria
Ac 8:5-8

---Peter at Lydda
Ac 9:35

---Paul at Antioch, Syria
Ac 11:21

---Paul at Antioch, Pisidia
Ac 13:48

---Paul at Corinth
Ac 18:8

---Paul at Ephesus
Ac 19:18-20

--SEE Accessions, CHURCH, THE
Repentance, PENITENCE

(B) REVIVALS,
(Select Reading, Isa. Chap 35)

Isa 35:1-10

(1) General References to

Isa 35:6; La 3:40; Ho 6:2; 14:2

(2) Sought

Ps 51:12,13; 80:7; 85:6; Isa 32:15; Hab 3:2

(3) Examples of

1Sa 7:4; 1Ki 18:39; 2Ch 30:11; Zec 8:21; Ac 2:41; 8:6; 9:35; 11:21

--SEE Returning to God, PENITENCE

(4) General References to Spiritual Quickening

Ps 80:18; 119:25,40,50,88,149; 143:11; Hab 3:2; Joh 5:21; 6:63

--SEE Accessions to the Church, CHURCH, THE

(C) RELIGIOUS REFORMS,

(1) Names of Men Under whose Leadership Reforms Occurred

Asa
1Ki 15:12

Jehu
2Ki 10:27

Jehoiada
2Ki 11:18

Josiah
2Ki 23:4

Jehoshaphat
2Ch 19:3

Hezekiah
2Ch 31:1

Manasseh
2Ch 33:15; 34:33

Ezra
Ezr 10:3

Nehemiah
Ne 13:19

(2) Idols Put Away
Ge 35:2; Jos 24:14; 1Sa 7:3; 1Ki 15:12; 2Ki 3:2; 23:24; 2Ch 15:8

(3) The Temple Cleansed

2Ch 29:15; Ne 13:9; Da 8:14; Mt 21:12; Joh 2:15

(D) ICONOCLASM, accompanying reforms

(1) Idols to be Destroyed

Ex 23:24; 34:13; Nu 33:52; De 7:5

--SEE Idolatry, FALSE WORSHIP

(2) Examples of the Destruction of Idols

Ex 32:20; Jud 6:28; 2Sa 5:21; 1Ki 15:13; 2Ki 10:26; 11:18; 18:4; 2Ki 23:14; 2Ch 14:3; 33:15

--SEE Idolatry, FALSE WORSHIP

AXES


Mentioned

De 19:5; 1Sa 13:20; 2Sa 12:31; 2Ki 6:5; Mt 3:10

AZARIAH OR AHAZIAH


King of Judah --SEE Ahaziah (a), AHAZIAH


---or Uzziah, King of Judah --SEE Uzziah, UZZIAH

the Prophet

2Ch 15:1-19

the High Priest

1Ch 6:9,10; 2Ch 19:11

a High Priest in Hezekiah's reign

2Ch 31:10

AZEKAH


a city of Judah

Jos 10:10; 15:35; 1Sa 17:1; 2Ch 11:9; Ne 11:30; Jer 34:7

AZOTUS


SEE Ashdod, ASHDOD

BAASHA


king of Israel

1Ki 15:16,27,34; 21:22; 2Ch 16:1; Jer 41:9

BABBLING


condemned

1Ti 6:20; 2Ti 2:16

--SEE Vain Talk, SPEECH

BABEL, TOWER OF


Ge 11:9

BABYLON


(1) General References to

Ge 10:10; 2Ki 25:13; Isa 14:4; Jer 51:8; Da 4:29; 1Pe 5:13

(2) Prophecies against

Ps 137:8; Isa 13:19; 14:22; 21:9; 43:14; 47:1; 48:14; Jer 25:12; 50:1,13; 51:1

(3) The Great

Re 14:8; 16:19; 17:5; 18:2

BADGERS' SKINS


one of the coverings of the tabernacle

Ex 25:5; 26:14; 35:7; 36:19; 39:34; Nu 4:6,25; Eze 16:10

BALAAM


(1) General References to

Nu 22:5,12,21,36; 31:8,16; Mic 6:5; 2Pe 2:15

(2) "The Mercenary Prophet," Life Summarized,

---Famous,
Nu 22:5,6

---Self-willed
Nu 22:12-22

---Saved from destruction by his beast
Nu 22:33

---Double-minded,---eloquent in prophecy, but presumptuous
in seeking to alter the Divine plan.
Nu 23:1-30; 24:1-25

---Sent home, his mission a failure
Nu 24:10

---An evil counsellor
Nu 31:16

---Besetting sin, avarice
2Pe 2:15

BALAK


kin of Moab

Nu 22:2; Jos 24:9; Jud 11:25

BALANCES, DIVINE


Job 31:6; Pr 16:2; Isa 40:12; Da 5:27; Re 6:5

--SEE 1975

BALDNESS


of the head

Le 13:40; De 14:1; 2Ki 2:23; Isa 3:24; 15:2; Eze 27:31

BALM


a fragrant balsam

Ge 37:25; 43:11; Jer 8:22; 46:11; 51:8; Eze 27:17

BANNERS


figurative

Ps 20:5; 60:4; So 2:4; 6:4; Isa 13:2

BARABBAS


a robber released instead of Christ

Mt 27:16; Mr 15:7; Lu 23:18; Joh 18:40

BARAK


the judge

Jud 4:6; 5:1; Heb 11:32

BARBARIANS


foreigners

Ac 28:4; Ro 1:14; 1Co 14:11; Col 3:11

BARNABAS


Paul's companion

(1) General References to

Ac 4:36; 9:27; 11:22,25,30; 12:25; 13:1,50; 14:12; 15:36,39; 1Co 9:6; Ga 2:1,13; Col 4:10

(2) "Son of Consolation or Exhortation," Characteristics of

Sympathy
Ac 4:36,37

Broadmindedness
Ac 9:26,27

Gift of Exhortation
Ac 11:23

"Spirit Filled"
Ac 11:24

Inspiring Influence
Ac 11:25,26

Trustworthy
Ac 11:29,30

Fine Personal Appearance (?)
Ac 14:12

Adapted to Missionary Work
Ac 13:2

Self-supporting
1Co 9:6

BARREL


1Ki 17:12, 18:33

BARTHOLOMEW


(Nathanael?) an apostle

Mt 10:3; Mr 3:18; Lu 6:14; Joh 1:48; 21:2; Ac 1:13

BARTIMAEUS


a blind beggar, healed by Christ

Mr 10:46; Lu 18:35

BARUCH


writes Jeremiah's prophecy

Jer 32:12; 36:4,10,32; 43:3,6

BARZILLAI


a friend of David

2Sa 17:27; 19:31; 1Ki 2:7; Ezr 2:61; Ne 7:63

BASE FELLOWS


(sons of Belial)

De 13:13; 1Sa 2:12; 10:27; 25:17; 30:22; 1Ki 21:10; 2Ch 13:7

BASHAN


a region east of the river Jordan

Nu 21:33; 32:33; De 3:10; Jos 13:12; 2Ki 10:33; Isa 2:13; 33:9; Na 1:4

BASINS


1Ki 7:50; 1Ch 28:17; 2Ch 4:8; Ezr 1:10; 8:27

BASKETS


Ge 40:16; Ex 29:3,32; Le 8:2; Nu 6:15; De 26:2; 28:17; 2Ki 10:7; Mt 14:20; 15:37; 16:10; Ac 9:25; 2Co 11:33

BASTARDS


excluded from the congregation

De 23:2

BATHS


a measure

1Ki 7:26; Ezr 7:22; Isa 5:10; Eze 45:11

--SEE Tables, 3534

BATH-SHEBA OR BATH-SHUA


wife of Uriah, becomes David's wife

2Sa 11:3,27; 1Ki 1:11,31; 2:13; 1Ch 3:5

BATTERING-RAMS


Eze 4:2; 21:22; 26:9

BATTLE OF LIFE


For alphabetical arrangement of topics, see Index

(A) ANCIENT HEROES (Select Reading, Heb. chap 11.)

Heb 11:1-40

(1) Typical of Men Engaged in Life's Battles

Joshua
Jos 11:23

Gideon
Jud 7:14

Jonathan
1Sa 14:6

David
1Sa 17:45

Elisha
2Ki 6:17

Jehoshaphat
2Ch 20:20

(2) When Obedient were Invincible

De 7:24; 11:25; 28:7; Jos 1:5; 10:8; 21:44; 23:9; So 6:10

--SEE Strength, POWER

(B) THE SPIRITUAL CONFLICT

(1) Characteristics of

An Inward Battle
Ro 7:23

Spiritual Weapons
2Co 10:4

Invisible Foes
Eph 6:12

Young Soldiers Enlisted
1Ti 1:18

A Fight of Faith
1Ti 6:12

Demands Entire Consecration
2Ti 2:4; Heb 10:32; Re 12:17

--SEE Overcomers, BATTLE OF LIFE
Temptation, TEMPTATION
Spiritual Victory, BATTLE OF LIFE

(2) Exhortations to those Engaged in

1Ki 2:2; 2Ch 15:7; Isa 35:4; Hag 2:4; Zec 8:9; 1Co 16:13; Eph 6:10; 2Ti 2:1

--SEE Courage, COURAGE
Manliness, COURAGE

(C) THE SOUL'S ENEMIES

Ps 71:10; 86:14; 94:21; 109:20; Jer 2:34; 18:20; Eze 13:18; Eze 22:25; Lu 22:31; Eph 6:12; 1Pe 5:8

--SEE Satan, SATAN

(D) WEAPONS AND ARMOUR of the Saints

(1) General References to Weapons

1Sa 17:45; Mt 4:4; 2Co 10:4; Eph 6:17; Heb 4:12; Re 12:11

(2) Armour Provided

Ro 13:12; 2Co 6:7; Eph 6:11; 1Th 5:8

--SEE Breastplate (2), BREASTPLATE

(3) The Helmet of Salvation

Isa 59:17; Eph 6:17; 1Th 5:8

(E) DIVINE PROTECTION in the battle

(1) Promised to Believers

2Ch 16:9; Ps 34:7; 41:2; 91:4; 125:2; Zec 2:5; Lu 21:18

--SEE Security, SECURITY
Divine Keeper, PROVIDENCE DIVINE
Fear Not, ENCOURAGEMENT

(2) Examples of

Ge 35:5; Ex 14:20; 2Ki 6:17; Ezr 8:31; Da 6:22; Re 7:3

--SEE Preservation, PROVIDENCE DIVINE

(F) DIVINE PROTECTOR, God represented as protector of his people
under the following types and figures.

(a) God of Battles

Ex 14:14; 23:27; De 1:30; 3:22; 2Sa 5:24; 2Ch 20:29; 32:8; Ne 4:20; Ps 24:8; Zec 14:3

(b) A Defence

Ps 5:11; 31:2; Isa 31:5; 37:35; Zec 9:15; 12:8

--SEE Divine Helper, HELPS

(c) A Fortress

2Sa 22:2; Ps 18:2; 91:2; 144:2; Na 1:7

--SEE God a Rock, SECURITY

(d) A Hiding Place

Ps 17:8; 27:5; 31:20; 32:7; 64:2; 119:114; 143:9; Isa 32:2

--SEE Divine Overshadowing, PROVIDENCE DIVINE

(e) A Refuge

Ex 33:22; De 33:27; Ps 27:5; 31:20; 46:1; 71:3; Pr 14:26; 18:10; Isa 25:4; Zec 9:12

(f) A Shield

Ge 15:1; De 33:29; Ps 33:20; 84:11; 115:9; Pr 30:5

(G) THE VICTORY

(1) The Presence of the Victorious Christ gives Assurance of

Isa 53:12; Mt 12:20; Joh 16:33; 1Co 15:24; Re 3:21; 5:5; Re 6:2; 17:14

--SEE Satan's Defeat, SATAN

(2) Promises of Ultimate Triumph

Over Evil Influences of Men
Ps 44:5; Mal 4:3

Over Malign Spiritual Forces
Lu 10:19

Over Severest Afflictions
Ro 8:35,37

Over Worldly Allurements
1Jo 5:4

Over all Satanic Powers
Re 15:2

--SEE Temptation Resisted, TEMPTATION
Promises to Tempted, PROMISES, DIVINE

(3) Rewards Bestowed upon those who Overcome

1Jo 2:13; 4:4; 5:5

Spiritual Food
Re 2:7

A New Name
Re 2:17

Authority
Re 2:26

Robes of Righteousness
Re 3:5

A Memorial Pillar
Re 3:12

Enthronement
Re 3:21; 12:11

An Eternal Inheritance
Re 21:7

--SEE Spiritual Warfare, BATTLE OF LIFE
Promises to the Tempted, PROMISES, DIVINE

BEARD


Le 14:9; 19:27; 21:5; 1Sa 21:13; 2Sa 10:4; 19:24; Ezr 9:3; Ps 133:2; Isa 7:20

BEATITUDES OF CHRIST


Spiritual Mountain Climbing, Eight upward
Steps in the Divine Life

Initial Step, Humility (Conscious Need)
Mt 5:3

2nd Step, Penitence (Mourning for Sin)
Mt 5:4

3rd-- Meekness (Marking the birth of a New Spirit)
Mt 5:5

4th-- Spiritual Appetite (Signifying Growth)
Mt 5:6

5th-- Mercifulness (an Attribute of God, indicating further Advance)
Mt 5:7

6th-- Heart Purity (marking the attainment of Higher Altitudes,
where comes the vision of God)
Mt 5:8

7th-- Peacemaking (a Christlike Influence, calming the Storms of Life)
Mt 5:9

8th-- The Summit, Suffering for Christ (standing beside the
Prophets and Martyrs)
Mt 5:10,11,12

BEATITUDES


Ps 1:1; 32:1; 40:4; 41:1; 65:4; 89:15; 112:1; Isa 32:20; Mt 11:6; Lu 6:22; 11:28; 12:37; Joh 20:29; Jas 1:12; Re 14:13; 19:9; 22:7

--SEE Obedience, OBEDIENCE
Blessings, BLESSINGS

BEAUTY-DISFIGUREMENT


(A) PHYSICAL BEAUTY

(1) Examples of

Ge 12:11; 24:16; 29:17; 1Sa 16:12; 25:3; 2Sa 11:2; 14:25; Es 1:11; 2:7; Job 42:15; Da 1:15; Ac 7:20

(2) Vanity of

Ps 39:11; 49:14; Pr 11:22; 31:30; Isa 28:1

(3) The Beauties of Nature

Ps 19:1; Ec 3:11; Isa 35:1; Ho 14:6; Mt 6:28,29

--SEE Nature's Revelation, REVELATIONS

(B) SPIRITUAL BEAUTY

(1) General References to

Ps 149:4; So 6:10; Eze 16:14; Eph 5:27; 1Pe 3:3,4; Re 21:2

--SEE Spiritual Adorning,
Bride, CHURCH, THE

(2) Christlikeness, the Ultimate Aim of the Christian Life

Ro 8:29; 1Co 15:49; 2Co 3:18; Php 3:21; Col 3:10; 2Pe 1:4; 1Jo 3:2

--SEE New Man, NEW MAN

(C) DISFIGUREMENT OF SIN

(1) General References to

Pr 6:33; 23:29; Isa 1:6; Jer 30:12; Mic 1:9

(2) Seen in its Degrading Marks left upon Men

Pr 21:29; Isa 3:9; Re 13:16; 14:9; 16:2; 19:20

(D) MUTILATION of the body, General References to

Jud 1:6; 16:21; 2Sa 4:12; 1Ki 18:28; Eze 23:25; Mr 5:5

--Forbidden SEE Body Sacred, BODY, HUMAN

BEDS


De 3:11; Es 1:6; Pr 7:17; 22:27; So 3:7; Am 6:4

BEELZEBUB


prince of devils

Mt 10:25; 12:27; Mr 3:22; Lu 11:15

BEER-SHEBA


a city on the southern frontier of Palestine

Ge 21:31; 22:19; 26:33; 28:10; 46:1; Jos 15:28; Jud 20:1; 1Sa 8:2; 2Ch 19:4; 30:5; Am 5:5

BEGGARS


(1) General References to

1Sa 2:8; Ps 37:25; 109:10; Pr 20:4

(2) Examples of

Mr 10:46; Lu 16:20; Joh 9:8; Ac 3:2

BELLS


Ex 28:33; 39:25; Zec 14:20

BELOVED DISCIPLE


John spoken of as

Joh 13:23; 19:26; 20:2; 21:7,20

BELSHAZZAR


king of Babylon

Da 5:1; 7:1

BENAIAH


a captain of David's army

2Sa 8:18; 23:20; 1Ki 1:36; 4:4; 1Ch 11:22

BENEDICTIONS


(1) Apostolic

Ro 16:20; 2Co 13:14; 2Th 3:18; Jude 1:24; Re 22:21

(2) Old Testament Examples of

Le 9:22; Nu 6:23; Jos 22:6; 2Sa 6:18; 1Ki 8:55; 1Ch 16:2

(3) Other Passages Appropriate to use as

Nu 6:24; Eph 3:20; 1Ti 1:17; Heb 13:20; 1Pe 5:10

BENHADAD


(1) King of Syria

1Ki 15:18; 2Ch 16:2

(2) King of Syria in the time of Ahab

1Ki 20:1-43; 2Ki 5:6,7

(3) Son of Hazael

2Ki 13:3; Am 1:4

BENJAMIN


son of Jacob

Ge 35:18; 42:36; 43:34; 45:22; 46:21; 49:27

BEREA


a city of Macedonia

Ac 17:10,13; 20:4

BETHABARA


a place near Jordan where John baptized

Jud 7:24; Joh 1:28; 10:40

BETHANY


a village east of Jerusalem

Mt 21:17; 26:6; Lu 10:38; 24:50; Joh 11:18; 12:1

BETH-AVEN


a town east of Beth-el

Jos 7:2; 18:12; 1Sa 13:5; 14:23; Ho 4:15; 5:8; 10:5

BETH-EL


(the house of God), a town 12 miles north of Jerusalem

Ge 28:19; 31:13; 35:6,15; Jos 16:2; Jud 1:22; 4:5; 1Sa 7:16; 13:2; 1Ki 12:29; 13:1; 2Ki 2:2,23; 10:29; 17:28

BETH-HORON


upper and nether, two towns of Palestine

Jos 10:10; 1Sa 13:18; 1Ki 9:17; 1Ch 7:24; 2Ch 25:13

BETH-LEHEM


a city of Judah

Ge 48:7; Ru 1:19; 2Sa 23:15; 2Ch 11:6; Mic 5:2; Mt 2:1,16; Lu 2:4; Joh 7:42

BETH-PEOR


a city of Moab

De 3:29; 4:46; 34:6; Jos 13:20

BETHPHAGE


a village near Jerusalem

Mt 21:1; Lu 19:29

BETHSAIDA


of Galilee, home of Philip

Mt 11:21; Mr 6:45; 8:22; Lu 9:10; Joh 1:44; 12:21

BETRAYAL


of men into the hands of their enemies

Jud 16:18; Ps 41:9; 55:12; Mic 7:6; Mt 10:21; 24:10; 26:16; Lu 22:22,48; Joh 13:21

--SEE Treachery, TREACHERY
& TREACHERY
Conspiracy, PLOTTING
Silver, SILVER

BEZALEEL


inspired with skill to construct the tabernacle

Ex 31:2; 35:30; 36:1; 37:1; 38:22

BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD


Called, The Scriptures, The Law, &c.


For alphabetical arrangement of topics, see Index.
(Select Readings Ps 119)

De 6:4-12; Ps 19:7-11; 119:1

(1) General References to

2Sa 22:31; Ps 12:6; 119:9,50; 147:15; Mr 12:24; Lu 8:11; Eph 6:17

--SEE Commandments, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
& BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
Law, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
Statutes, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
Truth, TRUTH
Gospel, GOSPEL

(2) Despised by the Foolish
--SEE, 2968

(3) The Book of the Ages

Ps 119:89,152; Isa 40:8; Mt 5:18; 24:35; 1Pe 1:25

--SEE The Enduring, ENDURING

(4) Food for the Soul

De 8:3; Job 23:12; Ps 119:103; Jer 15:16; Eze 2:8; 3:1; Mt 4:4; 1Pe 2:2

--SEE Spiritual Feasts, FOOD
Spiritual Food, FOOD

(5) Divinely Inspired

Jer 36:2; Eze 1:3; Ac 1:16; 28:25; 2Ti 3:16; 2Pe 1:21; Re 1:1; 14:3

--SEE Inspiration, INSPIRATION, DIVINE

(6) Precepts Written in the Heart

De 6:6; 11:18; 30:14; Ps 119:11; Lu 2:51; Ro 10:8; Col 3:16

--SEE Law in the Heart, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(7) Furnishes a Light in Darkness

Ps 19:8; 119:105,130; Pr 6:23; 2Pe 1:19

(8) Loved by the Saints

Ps 119:47,72,82,97,140,163; Jer 15:16

(9) MIGHTY IN ITS INFLUENCE

A Devouring Flame
Jer 5:14

A Crushing Hammer
Jer 23:29

A Life-giving Force
Eze 37:7; Ac 19:20

A Saving Power
Ro 1:16

A Defensive Weapon
Eph 6:17

A Probing Instrument
Heb 4:12

--SEE Words of Christ, WORDS OF CHRIST
& WORDS OF CHRIST

(10) A Blessing to Those Who Reverence it

Jos 1:8; Ps 19:11; Mt 7:24; Lu 11:28; Joh 5:24; 8:31; Re 1:3

(11) Purifies the Life

Ps 119:9; Joh 15:3; 17:17; Eph 5:26; 1Pe 1:22

(12) WRITTEN WITH A PURPOSE

To Authenticate the Divinity of Christ
Joh 20:31

To give Hope to Men
Ro 15:4

To Relate Human Experience as a Warning
1Co 10:11

To give Knowledge of Eternal Life
1Jo 5:13

--SEE Aids to Faith, FAITH

(13) Read in the Great Congregation

Ex 24:7; Jos 8:34; Jer 36:8; Lu 4:16; Col 4:16

--SEE Law Read, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
Instruction given, INSTRUCTION

(14) The Standard of Faith and Duty

Pr 29:18; Isa 8:20; Joh 12:48; Ga 1:8; 1Th 2:13

(15) Its Words Sacred, not to be Altered

De 4:2; 12:32; Pr 30:6; Re 22:19

--SEE Reverence (1), REVERENCE

(16) The Study of Enjoined

De 17:19; Isa 34:16; Joh 5:39; Ac 17:11; Ro 15:4

--SEE Knowledge (3), KNOWLEDGE
Wisdom Sought, WISDOM

(17) Contains Seed-Corn for the Sower

Ps 126:6; Mr 4:14,15; 2Co 9:10

--SEE Spiritual Sowing, SOWING

(18) Absolutely Trustworthy

1Ki 8:56; Ps 93:5; 111:7; Eze 12:25; Da 9:12; Mt 5:18; Lu 21:33; Ro 4:16

--SEE Faithfulness, Divine, FAITHFULNESS
Fulfilment, PROPHECY
& PROPHECY

(19) Profitable for Instruction

De 4:10; 11:19; 2Ch 17:9; Ne 8:13; Isa 2:3; Ac 18:28

--SEE Instruction (2), INSTRUCTION
Law Read, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(20) Ignorance of, Perilous

Mt 12:3; 19:4; 22:29; Joh 20:9; Ac 13:27; 2Co 3:15

--SEE Spiritual Ignorance, IGNORANCE

(21) It Contains the Message to be Delivered

Jer 1:7,17; 11:2; Eze 2:7; 3:17; Ac 5:20; Tit 2:15

--SEE Preaching (2), LEADERS

(22) Purity of

Ps 12:6; 18:30; 19:8; 119:140; Pr 30:5; Isa 45:19

(B) THE LAW part of

(1) Ceremonial Abolished in Christ

Eph 2:15; Col 2:14; Heb 7:18; 8:13; 10:1; 12:27

(2) Perfection of the Divine

Ps 19:7; 119:142; Ro 7:12,14; 1Ti 1:8

(3) Keeping of Enjoined

De 17:19; Jos 23:6; 1Ch 22:12; Pr 28:7

--SEE Obedience (1), 2614
Book of the Law, GOD'S
Testimonies, TESTIMONIES
Words of Christ, WORDS OF CHRIST

(4) In the Heart

Ps 37:31; 40:8; Jer 31:33; 32:40; Ro 2:15; 7:22; 2Co 3:3; Heb 8:10; 10:16

--SEE 418

(5) Despised

2Ch 36:16; Ps 78:10; Isa 5:24; 30:9; Jer 6:19; 9:13; Ho 4:6; Am 2:4; Mr 7:9

--SEE Instruction Despised, REJECTION of God and truth
Despisers, DESPISERS

(6) The Public Reading of

De 31:11; Jos 8:35; 2Ki 23:2; Ne 8:3,18; 13:1; Jer 36:6

--SEE "Word" Read, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(7) Impartiality of

Ex 12:49; Le 24:22; Nu 9:14; 15:16

--SEE Strangers (3), STRANGERS

(C) STATUTES contained in

(1) General References to

Ex 15:26; Le 26:46; De 4:5; 16:12; 1Ki 3:14; Ps 19:8; 119:12,54

--SEE Commandments, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(2) Perpetual, given to Israel

Le 23:14,31; 24:3,9; Nu 18:11; 19:21

(D) COMMANDMENTS contained in

(1) General References to

De 6:6; 11:8; Ps 19:8; 119:6; Mt 15:3; 22:38; 1Jo 5:3

(2) To be Kept

Ex 20:6; De 4:40; 6:17; 10:13; 26:18; Jos 22:5; 1Ki 2:3; 1Ki 6:12; 8:58; 11:38; 2Ki 17:13; 1Ch 28:8; 29:19; Ps 78:7; Eze 44:24; Mt 19:17; 1Jo 5:3; Re 14:12

--SEE Obedience (1), OBEDIENCE
Decalogue, DECALOGUE, THE
Tables of Stone, 3543
Words Kept, WORDS OF CHRIST

BIGOTRY-CATHOLICITY


(A) BIGOTRY, Results of

Nu 11:28; Jud 12:6; Mt 21:15

Jealousy of other Workers
Mr 9:38

Exclusion of the Young
Mr 10:13

Rejection of Christ
Lu 9:53

Criticism of Christ
Lu 19:7

Persecution of the Saints
Ac 26:11

--SEE Uncharitableness, UNCHARITABLENESS
Persecution, SUFFERING
& SUFFERING
Fanaticism, FANATICISM

(B) EXCLUSIVENESS

Ge 43:32; Joh 4:9; Ac 10:28

(C) PREJUDICE against Christ

Mr 6:3; Lu 4:24; Joh 1:46; 7:52

--SEE Christ Rejected, REJECTION of God and truth
Christ Despised, SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST

(D) CATHOLICITY, Liberality of sentiment, Examples of

Ac 8:14; 10:47; 11:18; 15:19; Ro 1:14; Ga 2:9; 3:28

--SEE Charitableness, CHARITABLENESS-UNCHARITABLENESS

BIRDS


(1) General References to

Ge 1:20,26; 9:2; Le 11:13; De 14:11; 22:6; Ps 8:8; Da 2:38

(2) God's Care for

De 22:6; Mt 6:26; Lu 12:6

(3) The Nests of

Ps 84:3; 104:17; Isa 34:15; Mt 8:20

(4) The Singing of

Ps 104:12; Ec 12:4; So 2:12

(5) Names of

Cormorants

Le 11:17; De 14:17; Isa 34:11; Zep 2:14

Doves, a type of purity

Ps 68:13; So 6:9; Mt 3:16; 10:16

--Used as Sacrifices. See BIRDS

Eagles, a type of swiftness

Ex 19:4; 2Sa 1:23; Job 9:26; Pr 23:5; Isa 40:31

Hawks

Le 11:16; De 14:15; Job 39:26

Ostriches

Job 39:13; La 4:3

Owls

Le 11:16; De 14:16; Isa 34:14

Peacocks

1Ki 10:22; Job 39:13

Pelicans

Le 11:18; De 14:17; Ps 102:6

Pigeons, offered in sacrifice

Ge 15:9; Le 1:14; 5:7; 12:8; 14:22; Lu 2:24

Quails

Ex 16:13; Nu 11:31; Ps 105:40

Ravens

Ge 8:7; De 14:14; 1Ki 17:4; Ps 147:9; Pr 30:17; Lu 12:24

Sparrows

Ps 84:3; 102:7; Mt 10:29; Lu 12:6

Storks

Le 11:19; Ps 104:17; Jer 8:7; Zec 5:9

Swallows

Ps 84:3; Isa 38:14; Jer 8:7

Turtle Doves, offered in sacrifice

Ge 15:9; Le 1:14; Nu 6:10; Lu 2:24

Vultures

Le 11:14; De 14:13; Job 28:7; Isa 34:15

BITTERNESS


of spirit

De 32:32; Jer 4:18; Ac 8:23; Ro 3:14; Eph 4:31; Heb 12:15; Jas 3:14

--SEE Hatred, HATRED
Malice, KINDNESS-
& CRUELTY

BLACKNESS


figurative

Isa 50:3; Jer 8:21; Joe 2:6; Na 2:10

--SEE Darkness, DARKNESS
& DARKNESS

BLASPHEMY, PROFANITY, CURSING


(A) BLASPHEMY

(1) General References to

Le 24:11; 2Ch 32:16; Isa 65:7; Da 7:25; Ac 13:45; 18:6; 1Ti 1:20; Jas 2:7; Re 13:1; 16:11

(2) Against Christ

Mt 9:34; 12:24; Mr 3:30; Lu 11:15; 22:65; Jas 2:7

--SEE Reviling, SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST
--Against the Holy Spirit. See HOLY SPIRIT

(B) PROFANITY forbidden

Ex 20:7; Le 19:12; Mt 5:34; Jas 5:12

--SEE Name (4), NAME

(C) CURSING

(1) General References to

Ps 10:7; 59:12; 109:17; Ec 7:22; Ro 3:14; Jas 3:9

--SEE Imprecations, IMPRECATIONS

(2) Examples of

1Sa 17:43; 2Sa 16:5; Mt 26:74

(3) Of Parents

Ex 21:17; Le 20:9; Pr 20:20; 30:11; Mr 7:10

--SEE Dishonouring Parents, HOME

(4) Forbidden

Ec 10:20; Lu 6:28; Ro 12:14; Jas 3:10

BLESSINGS-AFFLICTIONS


(A) BLESSINGS

(1) Temporal from God

Ge 24:35; 26:12; De 29:5; 2Sa 6:11; 1Ki 3:13; Ps 65:9; Ps 68:19; 107:38; 144:13

--SEE Providence, PROVIDENCE DIVINE
Plenty Promised,

(A) BLESSINGS

(2) Temporal and Spiritual Promised

Ex 23:25; Le 26:4; De 28:2; Ps 81:16; Pr 28:20; Isa 30:23; Joe 2:26; Am 9:13; Zec 10:1; Mal 3:10; Mt 6:33; Lu 18:30

--SEE Benevolence (2), LIBERALITY
Obedience (3), OBEDIENCE
Spiritual Fulness, FULNESS
Prosperity, PROSPERITY

(3) The Blessing of God rests upon his People

De 23:5; 2Sa 7:29; Ps 3:8; 24:5; 129:8; 133:3; Pr 10:22

(4) Pronounced upon Persons by the Lord

Ge 1:28; 9:1; 12:2; 17:20; 32:29; Lu 1:28

--SEE Divine Favour, FAVOUR

(5) Pronounced upon Persons by Men

Ge 27:27; 28:1; 48:16; Jos 14:13; 22:6; 1Sa 2:20; 2Sa 13:25; 1Ki 8:14; Lu 2:34

--SEE Benedictions, BENEDICTIONS
Laying on Hands (3), LAYING ON OF

(B) GIFTS, DIVINE, to men

(1) Diversity of

Mt 25:15; Ro 12:6; 1Co 4:7; 12:4; Eph 4:11

(2) Spiritual, Promised

An Everlasting Name
Isa 56:4,5

Spiritual Knowledge
Jer 24:7

A New Heart
Eze 11:19

Spiritual Rest
Mt 11:28

The Holy Spirit
Lu 11:13

Eternal Life
Joh 10:28; Jas 1:17

A Spiritual Crown
Re 2:10; 2:17

--SEE Obedience, OBEDIENCE
Spirit Promised, HOLY SPIRIT

(3) Temporal

Ge 1:29; 9:3; De 8:18; 11:14; Job 5:10; Ps 127:2; 136:25; Ps 145:15; Joe 2:23

--SEE Divine Supplies, PROVIDENCE DIVINE
Super-abundance, PROVIDENCE DIVINE
Plenty Promised,

(4) Seven Gifts of Christ to Believers

Rest
Mt 11:28

Keys of the Kingdom
Mt 16:19

Power over evil spirits
Lu 10:19

Living water
Joh 4:14

Bread of Heaven
Joh 6:51

Eternal Life
Joh 10:28

Legacy of Peace
Joh 14:27; Re 2:26,28; 21:6

(C) AFFLICTIONS,

(1) General References to

Ex 3:7; Job 14:1; Ps 119:50,143; Isa 63:9; Ro 8:18; 2Co 4:8

--SEE Tribulation, AFFLICTIONS
Grief, SORROW

(2) Often Blessings in Disguise

Job 5:17; 23:10; 34:31; Ps 119:67; Ec 7:2; Jon 2:2; Zec 13:9; 2Co 4:17; Heb 12:11; Re 7:14

--SEE Happiness (2), JOY
Life Tested, LIFE

(3) From God

De 8:5; Ru 1:20; Job 6:4; 16:12; Ps 66:11; 90:7; Ps 102:9,10; Eze 24:16

(4) Of Ministers and Prophets

Eze 24:18; 1Co 4:11; 2Co 6:5; 11:23; 12:7; 1Th 3:3

(5) Sometimes Prolonged

Ps 6:3; 13:1; 35:17; 79:5; 80:4; 89:46; 90:13; 94:3; Hab 1:2; Zec 1:12

--SEE Divine Delays, TESTS, SPIRITUAL
Life Tested, LIFE
Discouragement, DISCOURAGEMENT

(6) True Believers do not Faint under

2Co 4:1,16; Ga 6:9; Eph 3:13; Heb 12:5; Re 2:3

--SEE "Fear Not", ENCOURAGEMENT
Encouragement, ENCOURAGEMENT
"Be Strong", BATTLE OF LIFE

(7) Cup of Suffering, Saints Drink of

Ps 73:10; 80:5; 102:9; Mt 20:22; 26:39; Joh 18:11

--SEE 491
& AFFLICTIONS

(8) The Refining Influence of

Job 23:10; Ps 66:10; Isa 1:25; 48:10; Jer 9:7; Zec 13:9; Mal 3:3; 1Pe 1:7; 4:12

--SEE Life Tested, LIFE
Spiritual Tests, TESTS, SPIRITUAL

(9) Chastisement, a Mark of the Father's Love

De 8:5; Job 33:19; Ps 94:12; Pr 3:11,12; Jer 10:24; Joh 15:2; 1Co 11:32; Heb 12:5; Re 3:19

--SEE Happiness (2), JOY
Promise to the Afflicted, PROMISES, DIVINE
Spiritual Tests, TESTS, SPIRITUAL

(10) Waters of Affliction

Ps 42:7; 69:1; 88:7; 124:4; Isa 30:20; Jon 2:5

(11) Tribulation, a Part of Earthly Experience

De 4:30; Mt 24:21; Joh 16:33; Ac 14:22; Ro 5:3; 1Th 3:4; Re 2:9; 7:14

--SEE Spiritual Tests, TESTS, SPIRITUAL

BLINDNESS-VISION


(A) BLINDNESS

(1) Physical Inflicted. See DISEASE

(2) Physical Healed. See DISEASE

(3) Spiritual, Examples of

Isa 59:10; Mt 6:23; 15:14; 23:19; 2Co 3:14; 4:4; Eph 4:18; 2Pe 1:9; 1Jo 2:11

--SEE Dullness, DULLNESS
& DULLNESS
Spiritual Darkness, DARKNESS
Ignorance of God, IGNORANCE
No Understanding, DULLNESS

(4) Spiritual, Inflicted (Judicial)

Isa 6:10; 29:10; Mr 4:12; Joh 12:40; Ro 11:25

--SEE Reprobation, ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(5) The Blind, not to be Ill-treated

Le 19:14; De 27:18

(B) VISION, EARTHLY

(1) A Source of Temptation

To Eve
Ge 3:6

To Lot
Ge 13:10,12

To Achan
Jos 7:21; Ps 119:37

To Christ
Mt 4:8; 1Jo 2:16

--SEE Lust of the Eye, LUST OF THE EYE

(2) The Danger of the Misuse of

Ps 119:37; Pr 4:25; Isa 33:15; Mt 5:29

(3) The Evil Eye

De 28:54; Pr 23:6; Mr 7:22; Lu 11:34

--SEE Uncharitableness, UNCHARITABLENESS

(4) Vision Dominates Life

Looking Backward arrests Progress,--Lot's Wife
Ge 19:26

Looking Christward, Saves
Nu 21:9; Joh 3:14,15

Looking at Difficulties, Depresses,--Peter sinks
Mt 14:29,30

Looking Heavenward, Glorifies
Ac 7:55

(C) VISION, DIVINE

(1) Comprehends all Human Life

Ge 6:5; Ex 3:9; 2Sa 22:28; 2Ch 16:9; Ps 11:4; 34:15; 139:16; Jer 32:19; Am 9:8; Zec 4:10

--SEE Searcher, KNOWLEDGE
Hearts Read, KNOWLEDGE
Omniscience (2), WISDOM
God's Knowledge, KNOWLEDGE

(2) Of Christ, full of Compassion

Lu 7:13; 19:5; Joh 5:6; 11:33

--SEE Christ's Compassion, SYMPATHY

(D) VISION, SPIRITUAL

(1) General References to

Given in answer to Prayer
2Ki 6:17

Afflictions Prepare For
Job 42:5; Isa 29:18

Heart Purity Essential to
Mt 5:8

Believers Alone Possess
Joh 14:19

The Holy Spirit the Author of
Joh 16:14,15

Uses the Telescope of Faith
Heb 11:27

--SEE Enlightenment, LIGHT
Eyes Opened, EYES OPENED
Seeing God, SEEING GOD


(2) Looking Heavenward, for Inspiration and Help

Ps 34:5; 121:1; 123:1; Isa 40:26; Da 4:34; Joh 11:41; 17:1; Ac 1:10; 7:55

--SEE Waiting for God, PATIENCE
Prayerfulness, DEVOTIONAL LIFE


(3) Heavenly Vision, Beholds the Glory of Things to Come

Ps 17:15; Isa 6:1; 33:17; Eze 1:1; 8:3; Joh 17:24; 1Co 13:12; 1Jo 3:2; Re 22:4

--SEE Seeing God, SEEING GOD
Heaven Opened, HEAVEN OPENED

BLOOD


(1) Of Christ. See CHRIST JESUS

(2) Sprinkled

Ex 12:7; 24:8; Le 4:6; Nu 19:4; Heb 11:28; 12:24; 1Pe 1:2

(3) Innocent, Allusions to the Shedding of

De 19:10; 1Sa 19:5; 1Ki 2:31; 2Ki 21:16; Ps 94:21; Isa 59:7; La 4:13; Joe 3:19; Jon 1:14; Mt 27:4

(4) Forbidden to be eaten

Ge 9:4; Le 3:17; 7:26; De 12:16; 1Sa 14:34; Ac 15:20

--SEE Food Prohibited, FOOD, PHYSICAL

(5) Upon Men

2Sa 1:16; Jer 2:34; Lu 11:50; Ac 5:28; 18:6

--SEE Guiltiness, GUILT

(6) Of Sacrifices, Typical of the Blood of Christ

Sheltering
Ex 12:13

Atoning
Ex 30:10; Le 17:11

Liberating
Zec 9:11

Securing Pardon
Heb 9:7

Cleansing
Heb 9:22

--SEE Blood of Christ, CHRIST JESUS

(7) Applied to persons

Ex 29:20; Le 8:23; 14:14,25

BLUE


a symbolic colour

Ex 28:31; 39:22; Nu 4:6; 15:38; 2Ch 2:7; 3:14

BOASTING IN GOD


Ps 34:2; 44:8; Isa 45:25; Jer 9:24; Ro 2:17; 1Co 1:31; 2Co 10:17

BOAZ


Husband of Ruth, David's progenitor

Ru 2:4; 4:13; Mt 1:5; Lu 3:32

--See Book of Ruth

BODY, HUMAN


not to be disfigured

Le 19:28; 21:5; 1Co 6:15; 1Th 5:23

--SEE Mutilation, DISFIGUREMENT
Spiritual Temple, TEMPLES, SPIRITUAL

BODY, SPIRITUAL


1Co 15:44,49; 2Co 5:2; Php 3:21; Col 3:4

BOLDNESS, HOLY


(1) General References to

Eph 3:12; 1Ti 3:13; Heb 4:16; 10:19; 1Jo 4:17

(2) Examples of

Mr 15:43; Ac 4:13,31; 9:29; 14:3; 19:8; 28:31

--SEE Courage (2), COURAGE

BOOKS


general references to

1Sa 10:25; Job 19:23; Ec 12:12; Ac 19:19; Re 5:1

BOOKS, GOD'S


(1) Book of Judgment

Da 7:10; Re 20:12

(2) Book of the Law

De 31:26; Jos 1:8; 2Ki 22:8; 23:2; 2Ch 17:9; Ne 8:8; Ga 3:10

--SEE Decalogue, DECALOGUE, THE
See also, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
& BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(3) Book of Life

Ex 32:33; Ps 69:28; Da 12:1; Lu 10:20; Php 4:3; Heb 12:23; Re 3:5; 13:8; 17:8; 20:12; 21:27; 22:19

BOOTHS


made of boughs as a shelter

Ge 33:17; Le 23:42; Ne 8:14; Jon 4:5

--SEE Feast of Tabernacles, FEASTS, JEWISH

BOTTLES


Ge 21:14; Jud 4:19; 1Sa 1:24; 25:18; 2Sa 16:1; Ps 56:8; Mt 9:17

BOWLS


Ex 25:29; 2Ki 12:13; Am 6:6; Zec 9:15

BOWS


weapons of ancient warfare

Ge 27:3; 2Sa 1:18; 1Ki 22:34; 2Ki 9:24; 13:15; 1Ch 5:18; Ho 7:16; Re 6:2

BOZRAH


a city of Edom

Isa 34:6; Jer 48:24; 49:13,22

BRANDS


from the Burning

Am 4:11; Zec 3:2; Jude 1:23

BRANDS FROM THE BURNING


Ge 19:17; Am 4:11; 1Co 3:15; Jude 1:23

BRASS


Ex 25:3; 26:11; 1Ki 7:14; 2Ki 25:13; 2Ch 12:10; Mt 10:9

BRAZEN SERPENT


made by Moses

Nu 21:9; 2Ki 18:4; Joh 3:14

BREAD


(1) General References to

Ge 14:18; 18:5; 1Sa 16:20; 1Ki 17:6; 2Ki 4:42; Ps 104:15; Mt 6:11; 7:9

--SEE Loaves, Miracles of, LOAVES, MIRACLES OF
Multitude Fed, MULTITUDE FED

(2) Baking of, SEE ARTS AND CRAFTS


(3) Called the Staff of Life

Eze 4:16; 5:16; 14:13

(4) Breaking of

Mt 14:19; Lu 24:30; Ac 2:42; 20:11; 27:35

(5) Unleavened

Ge 19:3; Ex 12:8; 13:7; 23:15; 29:2; Nu 6:15; 9:11; 28:17; De 16:8; 1Sa 28:24; 2Ki 23:9; Lu 22:7; 1Co 5:8

BREASTPLATE


(1) Of the Priests

Ex 25:7; 28:15; 35:9; Le 8:8

(2) Figurative

Isa 59:17; Eph 6:14; 1Th 5:8

BREATH OF GOD


power of

2Sa 22:16; Job 4:9; Isa 11:4; 30:28

BREATH OF LIFE


God imparts

Ge 2:7; Isa 2:22; Eze 37:5; Da 5:23; Ac 17:25

BRETHREN


Kindred of Christ

Mt 12:46; 13:55; Mr 3:31; Joh 2:12; 7:3,5; 1Co 9:5; Ga 1:19

BRICKS


Ge 11:3; Ex 1:14; Isa 65:3

BRIDEGROOM


General References to

De 24:5; Jud 14:11; Ps 19:5; Mt 25:10

---Christ as. SEE CHURCH, THE

BRIDLE


Ps 32:9; Pr 26:3; Re 14:20

BRIERS


Isa 5:6; 55:13; Eze 2:6

BRIMSTONE


Ge 19:24; Job 18:15; Ps 11:6; Lu 17:29

BROOKS


Nu 13:23; 21:14; De 2:13; 1Sa 30:9; 2Sa 15:23; 1Ki 17:3; 18:40; 1Ch 11:32; Ps 83:9; Joh 18:1

BROTHER


a fellow Christian

Mt 12:50; Ac 9:17; 21:20; Ro 16:23; 1Co 7:12

--SEE Brethren, CHURCH, THE
& CHURCH, THE

BRUISED REED


2Ki 18:21; Isa 42:3; Eze 29:6

BULRUSHES


Ex 2:3; Job 8:11; Isa 18:2; 35:7; 58:5

BURDEN


of prophecy

2Ki 9:25, Isa 13:1; 14:28; 15:1; 17:1; 19:1; 23:1; Zec 12:1; Mal 1:1

--SEE Prophetic Vision, REVELATIONS

BURDENS


Nu 11:11; 2Co 5:4

BURNING BUSH


seen by Moses

Ex 3:2; Mr 12:26; Ac 7:30

BUSINESS LIFE


(A) MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS relating to

(1) Merchandise

Ne 10:31; 13:16; Eze 27:16; Joh 2:16; Re 18:12

(2) Goods

Ge 14:16; 31:18; Nu 31:9; Ezr 1:6; Ne 9:25; Lu 12:13; 15:12

(3) Barter

Ge 47:17; 1Ki 5:10; Ho 3:2

(4) Trading

Ge 34:10; 42:34; 1Ki 10:15; Pr 20:14; Eze 17:4; 27:12; Lu 19:15

(5) Merchants

Ge 37:25; 1Ki 10:15; Ne 13:20; Isa 23:8; Re 18:11

(6) Various Avocations, Trades, &c.

--SEE Arts and Crafts, ARTS AND CRAFTS

(B) BUSINESS CARES result in

Neglect of Duty
1Ki 20:39,40

A Restless Life
Ps 39:6

Disappointment
Ec 2:20

Sleeplessness
Ec 5:12

Presumption
Lu 12:16-18,20

(C) BUSINESS ENGAGEMENTS take precedence with worldly men

Mt 22:4,5; Lu 14:16-20

(D) BUSINESS VIRTUES

(1) Diligence

Pr 10:4; 13:4; Ro 12:8; Heb 6:11; 2Pe 1:10; 3:14

(2) Fidelity

Of Joseph
Ge 39:6

The Workmen Under Jehoiada
2Ki 12:15

The Workmen Under Hilkiah
2Ch 34:11,12

Nehemiah's Treasurers
Ne 13:13

Of Daniel
Da 6:4

Required of Stewards
1Co 4:2

Of Moses
Heb 3:5

(3) Honesty, enjoined

Le 19:35,36; De 25:15; Pr 11:1; Ro 12:17; 13:8; 2Co 8:21; Php 4:8

--SEE 576-580, 576

(4) Giving of Just Weights

Le 19:36; De 25:13; Pr 11:1; 16:11; 20:10; Eze 45:10; Mic 6:11

(5) Industry

(a) Commended

Ge 2:15; Pr 6:6; 10:5; 12:11; 13:11; 20:13; 31:13; Ro 12:11

--SEE Redeeming the Time, SPECIAL
Work Enjoined, BUSINESS LIFE

(b) Examples of

Ge 31:40; Ru 2:17; 1Ki 11:28; Ne 4:21; Pr 31:27; Ac 18:3; 1Co 4:12

--SEE Early Rising, EARLY RISING

(6) Integrity

(a) General References to

Ps 41:12; Pr 11:3; 19:1; 20:7

--SEE Fidelity, BUSINESS LIFE

(b) Examples of

Nu 16:15; 1Sa 12:4; 2Sa 18:12; 1Ki 13:8; 2Ki 5:16; 12:15; 2Ki 22:7; Ne 5:15; 2Co 7:2

--SEE Restitution, RESTITUTION
& RESTITUTION

(E) VICES FOUND IN,

(1) Breach of Trust

Le 6:2; So 1:6; Eze 16:17; Lu 16:12

(2) Dishonesty

(a) Condemned

De 25:13; Pr 11:1; 20:10; 20:14; 21:6; Jer 17:11; 22:13; Ho 12:7; Mic 6:11

--SEE Crookedness, DUPLICITY
Deceit, FALSEHOOD
Dissimulation, DUPLICITY
Theft Forbidden, STEALING
Bribery (2), NATION, THE

(b) Examples of

Ge 21:25; 26:20; 31:41; Jos 7:11; Jud 17:2; 18:17; 1Ki 21:7

(3) Extortion

Isa 10:2; Eze 22:12; Am 5:11; Mt 18:28; 23:25; Lu 3:13; 1Co 5:10

--SEE Oppression, CRUELTY
& CRUELTY
Injustice (2), INJUSTICE
Poor (5), POVERTY

(4) Fraud

Le 19:13; Mr 10:19; 1Co 6:8

--SEE Dishonesty, BUSINESS LIFE
Deceit, FALSEHOOD

(5) Unjust Gain

Pr 16:8; 21:6; 22:16; 28:8; Jer 17:11; 22:13; Eze 22:13; Jas 5:4

--SEE Greed, COVETOUSNESS
Poor (5), POVERTY

(6) Slothfulness

Pr 18:9; 19:15; 22:13; 24:30,31; 26:13; Ec 10:18; Mt 25:26; Ro 12:11; 2Th 3:11; Heb 6:12

--SEE Indolent Sleep, SLEEP
Sluggard, SLUGGARD, THE
Poverty (3), POVERTY

(F) THE CREDIT SYSTEM

(1) Borrowing

Ex 22:14; 2Ki 4:3; 6:5; Ps 37:21; Pr 22:7; Mt 5:42

(2) Lending enjoined

De 15:8; Ps 37:26; 112:5; Mt 5:42; Lu 6:35

--SEE Benevolence (1), LIBERALITY
Kindness (1), KINDNESS

(3) Creditors, General References to

De 24:6; 2Ki 4:1; Job 24:3

(4) Debts

Not to be repudiated
2Ki 4:7

Secured by mortgages
Ne 5:3

Insolvency acknowledged
Mt 18:24,25

Fraudulent settlement of
Lu 16:5,6

Obligation to pay
Ro 13:8

(5) Pledges, (security of debt) laws concerning

Ex 22:26; De 24:6; Job 22:6; 24:3; Am 2:8

(6) Suretyship, (indorsement), the dangers of

Pr 6:1,2; 11:5; 17:18, 20:16; 22:26; 27:13

(7) Usury, forbidden

Ex 22:25; Le 25:36; Ne 5:7; Ps 15:5; Pr 28:8; Eze 18:8

--SEE Extortion, BUSINESS LIFE
Oppression, CRUELTY

(G) CONTRACTS

(1) Binding force of

Ga 3:15

(2) Examples of

Ge 21:27; 23:20; Ru 4:7,8; 1Ki 5:8-11

--SEE Covenant (4), COVENANTS

(H) REAL ESTATE

(1) Land Leased

Mt 21:33-41; Mr 12:1-9

(2) Land Purchased

Ge 33:19; Pr 31:16; Jer 32:9; Mt 27:7; Lu 14:18; Ac 1:18

(3) Record and Witnesses

Jer 32:11,12

(4) Land Sold

Ge 23:15; 47:20; Ru 4:3; 2Sa 24:24

(5) Laws of Inheritance

Nu 27:8; 33:54; 36:7; De 21:16; Eze 46:16

--SEE Heirs, HEIRS

(6) Land Reverts to Original Owner in the Year of Jubilee

Le 25:23,33

(7) Landmarks, sacredness of

De 19:14; 27:17

--SEE Landmarks, LANDMARKS

CAPITAL AND LABOUR

(I) EMPLOYERS (Masters)

(1) Duties of

Prompt Payment of Wages
Le 19:13; De 24:15

Consideration for Employees
Job 31:13,14

Refraining from Threats
Eph 6:9

Just Dealing
Col 4:1

(2) Sins of, Respecting Payment of Wages

Delaying Payment
Le 19:13; De 24:15

Exacting Service with Wages
Jer 22:13

Failing to Pay a Living Wage
Mal 3:5; Lu 3:14

Fraudulent Withholding of Wages
Jas 5:4

--SEE Hireling, HIRELING

(3) Examples of Good

Ge 18:19; 35:2; Jos 24:15; 2Sa 6:20; Lu 7:2; Ac 10:2

(4) Examples of Bad

Ge 16:6; 31:7; 39:20; Ex 1:13; 1Sa 30:13

--SEE Injustice, INJUSTICE
Oppression, CRUELTY

(5) Overseers

Ge 39:4; 1Ch 9:29; 2Ch 2:18; 34:17

(J) EMPLOYEES (servants)

(1) Faithful

Ex 21:5; Ps 123:2; Pr 17:2; 25:13; 27:18; Mt 24:45

--SEE Fidelity, BUSINESS LIFE

(2) Duties of

Obedience
Eph 6:5

Faithfulness
Col 3:22

Respect for Masters
1Ti 6:1

Desire to Please
Tit 2:9

Patience in Hard Places
1Pe 2:18

(K) LABOUR

(1) Physical Enjoined

Ge 2:15; 3:19; Le 23:3; Pr 13:11; 14:23; Ec 9:10; Eph 4:28; 1Th 4:11; 2Th 3:12

--SEE Diligence, BUSINESS LIFE
Industry, BUSINESS LIFE

(2) Worldly, sometimes disappointing

Ec 1:3,14; 2:11; 4:8; 5:16; Isa 55:2; Hab 2:13; Joh 6:27

--SEE Unsatisfied, EMPTINESS


(L) LABOUR TROUBLES, general references to

Mt 20:11,12; 21:33-35; Mr 12:1-9

(M) LABOUR UNIONS

Ac 19:25-28

BUTLERS


cupbearers

Ge 40:1; 1Ki 10:5; 2Ch 9:4; Ne 1:11

BUTTER


Ge 18:8; De 32:14; Jud 5:25; 2Sa 17:29; Pr 30:33; Isa 7:15

CAESAR AUGUSTUS


Lu 2:1

CAESAR CLAUDIUS


Ac 11:28; 18:2

CAESAR OR NERO


Php 4:22

CAESAREA


a seaport of Palestine

Ac 8:40; 9:30; 10:24; 11:11; 12:19; 18:22; 21:16; 23:23; 25:1

CAESAREA PHILIPPI


Mt 16:13; Mr 8:27

CAESAR TIBERIUS


Lu 3:1

CAIAPHAS


high priest in the time of Christ

Mt 26:3; Lu 3:2; Joh 11:49; 18:14; Ac 4:6

CAIN


son of Adam

(1) General References to

Ge 4:2,16; Heb 11:4; 1Jo 3:12; Jude 1:11

(2) Facts Concerning

Brought an Offering
Ge 4:3

Jealous
Ge 4:5

Hardened under Divine reproof
Ge 4:6,7

The first murderer
Ge 4:8

Irreverent and selfish
Ge 4:9

Lost the Divine favour
Ge 4:14-16

CAKES


mentioned

Jud 7:13; 2Sa 6:19; 1Ki 17:12; 19:6; Ho 7:8

CALDRONS


1Sa 2:14; 2Ch 35:13; Jer 52:18

CALEB


son of Jephunneh, General References to

Nu 13:6,30; 14:24; 26:65; 34:19; Jos 14:14; 15:14; 21:12; Jud 1:15; 1Ch 4:15; 2:42

---Facts Concerning
One of the twelve spies
Nu 13:6

Courageous
Nu 13:30; 14:6-9

Preserved when other spies perished
Nu 14:37,38

Consecrated to God
De 1:36

Vigorous and faithful in old age
Jos 14:10-14

Invincible, drove out the giants from his inheritance
Jos 15:14

CALLING, THE CHRISTIAN


1Co 1:26; Eph 1:18; 4:1; Php 3:14; 1Th 2:12; 2Th 2:14; 2Ti 1:9; Heb 3:1; 1Pe 5:10; 2Pe 1:10

CALVARY, MOUNT


place of Christ's crucifixion

Mr 15:22; Lu 23:33; Joh 19:17

CANAANITES


descendants of Canaan

Ge 10:18; Ex 33:2; 34:11; De 7:1; Jos 5:1; 17:12; 1Ki 9:16

CANAAN, LAND OF


(A) MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS

(1) General References to

Ge 11:31; 12:5; 13:12; 16:3; 17:8; 42:5; 49:30; Ex 6:4; 15:15; Nu 32:32; Jos 5:12; 1Ch 16:18; Isa 8:8

--SEE 632

(2) Promised to Abraham

Ge 12:7; 13:15; 15:7,18; 17:8; 50:24; Ex 6:8; Le 20:24; Nu 14:8; De 6:10; 31:20; Jos 5:6; Jud 2:1

--SEE Earthly Heritage, INHERITANCE

(3) Fruitful Land

Ex 3:8; Nu 13:27; De 8:8; 11:9; Jer 2:7

(4) Polluted, by sin

Le 18:25; Nu 35:34; Ps 106:38; Isa 24:5; Jer 2:7; 3:2; 16:18; Mic 2:10

--SEE Pollutions (2), DEFILEMENT

(5) Heathen Cast out of, Because of sin

Ex 34:24; Le 18:24; 20:23; De 6:19; 7:1; 9:4; Jos 13:12; 2Ki 16:3; 17:8; 21:2; 2Ch 28:3; 33:2; Ps 18:42; 78:55; 80:8

(6) Wars of Extermination Waged against Early Inhabitants of

Nu 31:7; De 7:2; 13:15; 20:17; 1Sa 15:3

--SEE Destruction (3), DESTRUCTION

(B) NAMES OFF

(1) Ancient Names

Beulah
Isa 62:4

Canaan SEE CANAAN, LAND OF

Holy Land
Zec 2:12

Immanuel's Land
Isa 8:8

Land of Israel
1Sa 13:19

Land of the Hebrews
Ge 40:15

Land of the Jews
Ac 10:39

Land of Promise
Heb 11:9

Palestina
Ex 15:14

Pleasant Land
Da 8:9

The Lord's Land
Ho 9:3

(2) Modern Name, Palestine

(C) DESCRIPTION OF

Ge 13:10; De 8:7; 11:11

(D) DIVISION OF

---By Joshua, among the tribes

Joshua, Chapters 14-17

---Into Provinces
1Ki 4:7

---Into Kingdoms
1Ki 11:35

---Into Roman Provinces
Lu 3:1

CANAAN


son of Ham

Ge 9:18,22,25,27; 10:6,15-18

CANA


a town of Galilee

Joh 2:1; 4:46; 21:2

CANDLE


(Lamp)

Job 18:6; 21:17; Ps 18:28; Pr 20:27; Mt 5:15

CANDLESTICK


Ex 25:31; 26:35; 27:20; Nu 8:2; Re 1:12; 2:5

CANE, SWEET OR CALAMUS


Ex 30:23; So 4:14; Isa 43:24; Jer 6:20; Eze 27:19

CANKERWORM


Joe 1:4; 2:25; Na 3:15

CANNIBALISM


Le 26:29; De 28:53; 2Ki 6:28; Jer 19:9; La 2:20; 4:10; Eze 5:10

CAPERNAUM


a city near the Sea of Galilee

Mt 4:13; 8:5; 11:23; 17:24; Mr 1:21; Joh 2:12; 4:46; 6:17,24

CAPTAINS


of the Host

Nu 31:48; De 20:9; Jud 4:2; 1Sa 14:50; 17:18; 1Ki 16:16; 2Ki 11:15; 25:8; 1Ch 11:21; 12:34

CAPTIVES


of war

Ge 14:12; Nu 31:9; De 20:14; 21:11; 2Ki 25:6; 2Ch 28:15; Ne 1:11

CARAVANS


Ge 37:25; 46:6; 1Ki 10:2; 2Ki 8:9; Ezr 8:31; Isa 21:13

CARNALITY


Ex 16:3; Nu 11:4; Ps 78:18; Joh 6:26; Ro 7:23; 8:5; Ga 5:13; 1Jo 2:16

--SEE Carnal Mind, MIND, CARNAL
Appetites, SELF-INDULGENCE

CARTS


1Sa 6:7; 2Sa 6:3; 1Ch 13:7

CASSIA


a fragrant spice

Ex 30:24; Ps 45:8; Eze 27:19

CASTING LOTS


Le 16:8; Nu 26:55; Jos 18:10; 1Sa 14:41; 1Ch 24:5,31; Es 3:7; Pr 16:33; 18:18; Jon 1:7; Mt 27:35; Ac 1:26

CASTLES OR FORTS


Nu 31:10; 1Ch 11:7; 2Ch 17:12; 27:4; Ac 23:10

CAVES


Ge 19:30; 23:9; 50:13; Jos 10:16; Jud 6:2; 1Sa 13:6; 22:1; 2Sa 23:13; 1Ki 18:4; 19:9; 1Ch 11:15; Eze 33:27; Joh 11:38; Heb 11:38

--SEE Adullam, ADULLAM
Machpelah, MACHPELAH

CEDAR


lumber

2Sa 7:2; 1Ki 6:18; 7:2; 1Ch 22:4; Jer 22:14; Eze 27:24

CENSERS


used in religious service

Le 16:12; Nu 4:14; 16:37; 1Ki 7:50; Re 8:3

CENTURIONS


Roman officers over one hundred men

Mt 8:5; 27:54; Mr 15:39,44; Ac 10:1; 21:32; 22:25; 23:17; 27:11

CHALDEANS


an ancient race

Eze 23:23; Da 2:2; 3:8; 4:7; 5:7

CHAMBERLAINS


2Ki 23:11; Es 1:10; Ac 12:20; Ro 16:23

CHANNELS OF TRUTH


Mt 10:20; Mr 13:11; Joh 7:38; 1Co 2:13; 1Pe 4:11; 2Pe 1:21

--SEE Inspiration, INSPIRATION, DIVINE

CHARIOTS


(1) Used in War

Ex 14:7; Jos 11:4; 17:16; Jud 1:19; 4:13; 1Sa 13:5; 2Sa 10:18; Ps 20:7; Isa 31:1; Na 2:13

(2) Used in Travelling

Ge 41:43; 46:29; 1Ki 12:18; 2Ki 9:16; Ac 8:29

CHARIOTS OF GOD


Ps 68:17; 104:3; Isa 66:15; Hab 3:8

CHARITABLENESS-UNCHARITABLENESS


(A) CHARITABLENESS

(1) Duty of

Pr 17:9; Mt 7:3; Ro 15:1; Ga 6:1; 1Pe 4:8

--SEE Mercy (2), MERCIFULNESS

(2) Judgment Forbidden

Mt 7:1; Ro 2:1; 14:4,13; 1Co 4:5; Jas 4:12

--SEE Mercy (2), MERCIFULNESS

(B) UNCHARITABLENESS

(1) General References to

Isa 29:20,21; Mt 7:4; Joh 1:46; Ac 28:4; 1Ti 6:4

--SEE Rejoicing in Evil, JOY

(2) Faultfinding against Christ

Mt 9:11; 12:2; 15:2; Mr 2:7,16; 7:2; Lu 15:2; 19:7; Joh 6:41

CHASTITY-IMPURITY


(A) CHASTITY

De 5:18; Job 31:1; Pr 5:20; Mt 5:28; 1Co 7:1; 1Th 4:3; Tit 2:5; Re 14:4

--SEE Celibacy, SELF-DENIAL
Purity, INNOCENCE

(B) IMPURITY, sexual

(1) General References to

Mt 5:28; Ro 1:24; 6:19; Eph 4:19; 5:3; Col 3:5; 1Th 4:7; Heb 13:4; 2Pe 2:10

--SEE Adultery, HOME

(2) Fornication

Mt 5:32; Ac 15:29; 1Co 5:1; 6:18; 7:2; 10:8; Eph 5:3; 1Th 4:3

--SEE Adultery, HOME

(3) Lasciviousness
Nu 25:6; Joh 8:3; Ro 1:27; 1Co 5:1; 2Co 12:21; Eph 4:19; Jude 1:7

--SEE Polygamy, HOME
Filthiness, DEFILEMENT

(C) LUST

Pr 6:25; Mt 5:28; Ro 13:4; Ga 5:16; Col 3:5; 1Th 4:5; 2Ti 2:22; Jas 1:15; 1Pe 2:11

--SEE Lust of the Eye, LUST OF THE EYE
Evil Passions, PASSIONS, EVIL

CHEERFULNESS-DESPONDENCY


(A) CHEERFULNESS, the duty of

Pr 15:13; 17:22; Joh 16:33; Ac 27:25,36

(B) DESPONDENCY, Moments of, in the Lives of Good Men

Moses
Nu 11:15

Joshua
Jos 7:7

Elijah
1Ki 19:4

Job
Job 10:1; Ps 31:10

David
Ps 42:6; 69:2; 73:16; 137:1

Jeremiah
Jer 15:10; Mic 7:1

The Disciples
Lu 24:17

--SEE Despair, DESPAIR
Death Sought, DESPAIR
Discouragement, DISCOURAGEMENT
Hopelessness, DESPAIR
Suicide, DESPAIR
Sighing, SIGHING
Trial Prolonged, AFFLICTIONS

CHEESE


1Sa 17:18; 2Sa 17:29; Job 10:10

CHERUBIM


(1) Angelic

Ge 3:24; Eze 10:5,20; 11:22

(2) Images of

Ex 25:18; 37:9; Nu 7:89; 1Sa 4:4; 1Ki 6:35; 2Ch 3:11; Ps 80:1; 99:1; Eze 41:18,25; Heb 9:5

CHERUB


Ex 25:19; 1Ki 6:25; Eze 9:3; 10:7; 28:14

CHESTS


2Ki 12:9; 2Ch 24:8; Eze 27:24

CHILDISHNESS


Pr 22:15; Jer 4:22; Ho 7:11; 1Co 13:11

--SEE Immaturity, Spiritual, DEVELOPMENT

CHOICE


(1) Evil

Pr 1:29; Isa 65:12; 66:3; Mt 27:21

(2) Wise Choice, Examples of

Joshua
Jos 24:15

Ruth
Ru 1:16

Solomon
1Ki 3:9

The Psalmist
Ps 119:30,173; Mic 4:5

Mary
Lu 10:42

Moses
Heb 11:25

--SEE Choose, SPECIAL
---of God by Men. SEE JEHOVAH CHOSEN

CHRIST ATTRACTIVE


Mt 8:1; Mr 5:6,21; Lu 9:37; Joh 12:32

--SEE Christ Thronged, POPULARITY
& Multitudes, POPULARITY

CHRISTIANS


believers so called

Ac 11:26; 26:28; 1Pe 4:16

--SEE Children of God, CHURCH, THE
New Name, NEW MAN

CHRIST JESUS


(For complete alphabetical list of topics
relating to "Christ" see Index)

(A) ANOINTED ONE, Christ the

Ps 45:7; Isa 61:1; Da 9:24; Lu 4:18; Ac 4:27; 10:38

--SEE Christ King, SOVEREIGNTY

(B) ASCENSION OF

Ps 68:18; Mr 16:19; Lu 24:51; Joh 6:62; 20:17; Ac 1:9; Eph 4:8; Heb 4:14; 9:24; 1Pe 3:22

--SEE Departure Foretold, CHRIST'S DIVINITY

(C) BLOOD OF, the Atoning

Mt 26:28; Joh 6:56; 19:34; Ac 20:28; Ro 5:9; Col 1:20; Heb 9:14; 1Pe 1:18,19; 1Jo 1:7; Re 1:5; 5:9; 7:14; 12:11

--SEE Blood (6), BLOOD
Redemption (2), REDEMPTION
Atonement, ATONEMENT
Christ's Death, SAVIOUR
Cross of Christ, CROSS OF CHRIST

(D) CREATOR, Christ as

Joh 1:3; 1Co 8:6; Eph 3:9; Col 1:16; Heb 1:1,2

(E) CRIES OF

Lu 8:8; Joh 7:28,37; 12:44; Mt 27:46,50

--SEE 687

(F) THE GLORIFIED CHRIST

Seen at the Transfiguration
Mr 9:2,3

As Portrayed by Himself
Joh 1:51

Appeared at Paul's Conversion
Ac 9:3-5

Described by the Revelator
Re 1:13-16; 14:14; 19:11,12

--SEE Christ's Personal Appearance, CHRIST JESUS

(G) THE GLORY OF CHRIST

Manifested at His Second Coming
Mt 16:27

Shared by his Believers
Mt 19:28; 24:30

Beheld upon the Mount
Lu 9:32

Revealed in the Incarnation
Joh 1:14

Possessed before the Foundation of the World
Joh 17:5,24; Heb 3:3

Ascribed by the Heavenly Host
Re 5:12

--SEE Christ King, SOVEREIGNTY
& CHRIST'S DIVINITY
& CHRIST'S DIVINITY

(H) MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS relating to

(1) His Mission

Mt 5:17; 20:28; Lu 4:43; 12:49; 19:10; Joh 3:17; 9:39; Joh 10:10; 12:47; 18:37; 1Ti 1:15

--SEE 694

(2) His Oneness with the Father

Joh 10:30,38; 14:10; 17:11,22

(3) Our Righteousness

Ro 10:4; 1Co 1:30; Php 3:9

--SEE Substitution, SAVIOUR
Christ's Perfection, PERFECTION

(4) Seven Last Sayings of, on the Cross

Lu 23:34,43; Joh 19:27; Mt 27:46; Joh 19:28,30; Lu 23:46

(5) Transfiguration of

Mt 17:2; Mr 9:2; Lu 9:29; 2Pe 1:18

(6) A Witness to the Truth

Isa 55:4; Joh 3:11,32; 8:14; 18:37; 1Ti 6:13; Re 1:5

---the Saviour. SEE SAVIOUR
---Sufferings of. SEE SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST

(7) His Personal Appearance figuratively Described

Ps 45:2; So 5:16; Isa 52:14; 53:2; Da 7:9; Mt 17:2; Re 1:14; 4:3

--SEE Christ Glorified, CHRIST JESUS

(I) NAMES APPLIED TO

(1) A Branch

Isa 4:2; 11:1; Jer 23:5; 33:15; Zec 3:8; 6:12

(2) A Corner-stone

Ps 118:22; Mt 21:42; Ac 4:11; Eph 2:20; 1Pe 2:6

--SEE Foundation, Spiritual, SECURITY

(3) Master

Lu 5:5; 8:24,45; 9:33,49; 17:13

--SEE 715

(4) Messenger, Divine

Mt 21:37; Joh 6:38; 7:29; 8:42; 9:4; 10:36; 17:8,21

--SEE Mission of Christ, CHRIST JESUS

(5) Messiah

Mt 11:3; 16:16; 26:63; Lu 2:11,26; 4:41; 24:26; Joh 1:41; Joh 4:26; 6:14,69; 7:41; 8:28; 11:27; Ac 9:22; 17:3; 1Jo 5:1

--SEE 677
& CHRIST'S DIVINITY

(6) Morning Star

Nu 24:17; 2Pe 1:19; Re 2:28; 22:16

--SEE Christ the Light, LIGHT

(7) Prophet

De 18:18; Mt 21:11,46; Mr 6:15; Lu 7:16; 13:33; 24:19; Joh 4:19; 6:14; 7:40; 9:17; Ac 3:22

(8) Rock of Offence

Isa 8:14; Mt 11:6; 13:57; Mr 6:3; Ro 9:32; 1Co 1:23; 1Pe 2:8

--SEE Rejection, REJECTION of God and truth

(9) The True Vine

Joh 15:1-27

(10) The "Word"

Joh 1:1,14; 1Jo 1:1; 5:7; Re 19:13

---for other Names and Titles, SEE Titles, TITLES AND NAMES

CHRIST, LIBERATOR


Lu 11:14; Ro 8:2; Ga 5:1

--SEE Spiritual Liberty, LIBERTY

CHRIST'S COMPOSURE


Mt 26:50; Mr 4:39; Joh 19:11

--SEE Peace, REST

CHRIST'S DIVINITY-HUMANITY


(A) SCRIPTURAL TESTIMONY concerning his divinity

(1) His Own Words

Lu 22:69,70; Joh 10:30,37,38; 12:45; 14:7-10; 16:15

--SEE 709

(2) Testimony of the Apostles

Mt 16:16; Joh 1:1,2; Ro 1:4; 9:5; Col 1:15; 2:9; 1Ti 3:16; 6:15; Heb 1:3; Re 19:16

--SEE 716
Christ Worshipped, WORSHIP, TRUE

(3) The Father Bears Witness

Mt 3:17; 17:5; Joh 5:32,37; 8:18; 1Jo 5:9

--SEE 706

(4) Seven Scriptural Witnesses to

John the Baptist
Joh 1:34

The Works of Christ
Joh 5:36

The Father
Joh 5:37

The Old Testament
Joh 5:39

Jesus Christ Himself
Joh 8:14

The Holy Spirit
Joh 15:26

Believers
Joh 15:27

(5) Evil Spirits Confess His Divinity

Mt 8:29; Mr 1:24; 3:11; Lu 4:41; Ac 19:15

(B) DIVINE NAMES ascribed to Christ

(1) Beloved Son

Mt 12:18; 17:5; Mr 1:11; Eph 1:6; Col 1:13; Heb 5:5

(2) Son of God

Mt 2:15; 3:17; 8:29; 14:33; 17:5; Mr 1:1; Lu 1:35; Joh 1:34; Joh 3:18; 9:35; 10:36; 11:27; Ac 9:20; Heb 10:29; 1Jo 4:14

(3) King of Kings

1Ti 6:15; Re 1:5; 17:14; 19:16

--SEE Glory of Christ, CHRIST JESUS
Christ Exalted, CHRIST'S DIVINITY

---For other titles relating to his Divinity SEE Titles, TITLES AND NAMES

(C) SPECIAL MARKS OF DIVINITY

(1) His Pre-existence

Mic 5:2; Joh 1:1; 8:58; 17:5,24; Col 1:17; Heb 7:3; Re 22:13

--SEE Immutability, IMMUTABILITY

(2) His Authority

Mt 7:29; 28:18; Mr 1:27; Joh 5:27

--SEE 717
Christ Judge, FUTURE, THE

(3) His foreknowledge

(a) General References to

Joh 6:64; 13:1,11; 18:4; 19:28

(b) Predicts his own Sufferings

Mr 8:31; Lu 9:22; 12:50; 22:37; 24:7,26,46; Joh 3:14

(c) Foretells his Departure

Joh 7:33; 13:33; 14:28; 16:5,10,16,28; 17:11

(4) His Lordship

Lu 6:5; Ac 2:36; 5:31; Ro 10:9; 1Co 1:9; 8:6; 12:3; Eph 4:5

(5) His Pre-eminence

Mt 3:11; Joh 3:31; 13:13; Ac 2:36; Ro 14:9; Col 1:18; Heb 1:4; 3:3; 8:6; Re 1:11

--SEE Divine Image, MAN

(6) His Dominion

Eternal
Isa 9:6,7; Da 7:14

Universal
Zec 9:10

Over Nature
Mt 8:27; Mr 1:27; Joh 3:35

Over the Church
Eph 1:22

Over Heavenly Powers
1Pe 3:22

--SEE Christ's Power, POWER

(7) His Exaltation, to Heavenly Places

Mr 16:19; Lu 22:69; Ac 2:36; 5:31; Eph 1:20; Php 2:9; Heb 1:9; 1Pe 3:22; Re 5:12

--SEE 708
Head of the Church, CHURCH, THE
Christ Honoured, HONOUR

(D) HUMANITY OF CHRIST

(1) General References to

Mt 1:1; Ga 4:4; Php 2:8; 1Ti 2:5

(2) Manifested in the Incarnation

Isa 7:14; 9:6; 11:1; Lu 1:31; 2:7; Joh 1:14; Ac 2:30; Ro 1:3; 8:3; Php 2:7; 1Ti 3:16; Heb 2:14; 1Jo 4:2; 2Jo 1:7

--SEE Divine Condescension, CONDESCENSION, DIVINE

(3) He had the Common Experiences of Humanity

--Sorrow
Mt 26:37

--Natural growth
Lu 2:40

--Hunger
Lu 4:2

--Sleep
Lu 8:23

--Poverty
Lu 9:58

--A Physical body
Lu 24:39

--Weariness
Joh 4:6

(4) Called "The Son of Man"

Mt 8:20; 9:6; 11:19; 16:13; 18:11; 20:28; 24:27; Mr 8:38; Lu 18:8; Joh 1:51; 5:27; 6:53; 12:23; 13:31; Ac 7:56; Re 1:13

--SEE Incarnation, CHRIST'S

(5) Son of David

Mt 1:1; 12:23; 15:22; 21:9; Mr 10:48; 12:35; Joh 7:42; Ro 1:3; 2Ti 2:8; Re 5:5

CHRISTS, FALSE


Mt 24:5,24; Mr 13:22

--SEE Antichrist, ANTICHRIST

CHRIST'S TASK


to finish the Father's Work

Joh 4:34; 5:36; 9:4; 17:4; 19:30

--SEE Christ's Mission, CHRIST JESUS

CHRONIC AILMENTS


Mr 5:25; 9:21; Joh 5:5; 9:1; Ac 3:2

CHURCHES, THE SEVEN


in Asia

Re 1:4,11,20; 2:7,11,17,29; 3:6,13,22

CHURCH ORDER


1Co 7:17; 11:34; 14:23,40; Tit 1:5

CHURCH, THE


(A) MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS relating to

(1) Called the Body of Christ

Ro 12:5; 1Co 12:27; Eph 1:23; 4:12; Col 1:24; 2:19

(2) Compared to a Building

Mt 16:18; 1Co 3:10; Eph 2:21; 1Pe 2:5

--SEE Spiritual Temple, TEMPLES, SPIRITUAL

(3) Government of

Ac 15:6,28; 1Co 7:17; 11:34; 1Ti 3:5; 5:1

(4) Preciousness of

De 32:10; Isa 62:3; Zec 2:8; 9:16; Mal 3:17; Ac 20:28; Eph 5:25; Col 1:24

--SEE Marriage, MARRIAGE

(5) Love for

Eph 1:15; Php 4:1; Col 1:4; 1Th 2:8; 1Pe 1:22; 2:17; 1Jo 3:14; 5:2; 2Jo 1:5

(6) Divinely Instituted

Mt 16:18; Eph 2:20; 1Th 1:1; 1Ti 3:15

(7) Paul's Care of

Ac 20:31; 2Co 7:12; 11:28; 12:20; Ga 4:11; 1Th 3:10

--SEE Solicitude (2), EARNESTNESS

(8) Accessions to

On the Day of Pentecost
Ac 2:41

Daily Additions
Ac 2:47

Number Increased after Pentecost
Ac 4:4

Steady Growth of the Church
Ac 5:14

Priests join the Disciples
Ac 6:7; 9:31

Accessions in Antioch
Ac 11:21,24

Under Paul's Preaching
Ac 14:1; 16:5; 17:4; 18:8

--SEE Conversion (2), CONVERSION
Growth of the Kingdom, MISSIONS

(9) Strife in

1Co 1:11; 3:3; 6:6; 2Co 12:20; Php 4:2

(B) CHRIST, THE HEAD OF

(1) General References to

Eph 1:22; 4:15; 5:23; Col 1:18; 2:19

--SEE Pre-eminence of Christ, CHRIST'S DIVINITY
Christ Exalted, CHRIST'S DIVINITY
Christ's Greatness, GREATNESS

(2) As Bridegroom

Mt 9:15; 25:1,6; Joh 3:29; Re 21:2

--SEE Marriage (4), MARRIAGE

(3) The Church As Bride

Isa 62:5; 2Co 11:2; Re 19:7; 21:2; 22:17

--SEE Marriage (4), MARRIAGE

(4) Union With

Ro 7:4; 1Co 6:15; 2Co 11:2; Eph 5:30; 1Jo 2:24

--SEE Abiding, FELLOWSHIP
Divine Fellowship, FELLOWSHIP
Christ Indwelling, TEMPLES, SPIRITUAL
Marriage (4), MARRIAGE

(C) THE FAMILY OF GOD

(1) Believers Adopted into

De 14:2; Isa 43:1; 63:16; Eze 16:8; Ho 11:1; Joh 1:12; Ro 8:15; 2Co 6:18; Ga 3:26; 4:5,6; Eph 1:5

--SEE God's People, PEOPLE, GOD'S
Chosen Ones, PEOPLE, GOD'S
Israel (2), ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(2) Its Spiritual Relationships

Obedience Secures the Benefits of
Mt 12:50; Lu 8:21

Heirship with Christ Entailed in
Ro 8:17; 9:26; 16:13; 1Co 4:17

All Barriers Broken Down
Eph 2:19

Saints in Heaven and Earth United in
Eph 3:15

Brotherhood of, Recognized by Christ
Heb 2:11

Known as Brethren

Mt 23:8; 25:40; Lu 8:21; Joh 21:23; Ro 8:29; Heb 2:11,17; Re 12:10; 19:10

--SEE Brother, BROTHER

(D) SPECIAL TITLES of members

(1) Children of God

Mt 5:9; Lu 20:36; Joh 11:52; Ro 8:16,21; 9:26; Ga 3:26; 1Jo 3:10; 5:2

--SEE Chosen Ones, PEOPLE, GOD'S
God's People, PEOPLE, GOD'S
The Elect, PEOPLE, GOD'S

(2) Heirs of God

Ro 4:13; 8:17; Ga 3:29; 4:7; Tit 3:7; Heb 1:14; 6:17; Heb 11:7; 1Pe 3:7

--SEE Spiritual Heritage, INHERITANCE
Spiritual Riches, RICHES
& RICHES

(3) Sons of God

Ho 1:10; Joh 1:12; Ro 8:14; 2Co 6:18; Ga 4:7; Php 2:15; 1Jo 3:1

--SEE Chosen Ones, PEOPLE, GOD'S
Spiritual Adoption, CHURCH, THE
The Elect, PEOPLE, GOD'S
The Righteous, RIGHTEOUS

(4) Sons of Light

Lu 16:8; Joh 12:36; Eph 5:8; 1Th 5:5

---For other Titles, SEE Titles, TITLES AND NAMES

(E) COMPARED TO A FLOCK

(1) General References to

Isa 40:11; Zec 9:16; Lu 12:32; Ac 20:29

--SEE God's Sheep, SHEPHERD, CHRIST AS
God's People, PEOPLE, GOD'S

(2) Scattered by Persecution and False Shepherds

Jer 23:2; Eze 34:12; Mt 9:36; 26:31; Joh 10:12; 16:32; Ac 8:1

(3) Ministers as Under-shepherds of

Jer 3:15; 23:4; 1Pe 5:2

--SEE Christ the Good Shepherd, SHEPHERD, CHRIST AS
Feeding the Flock, LEADERS

(F) GOVERNMENT AND DISCIPLINE OF

(1) The Authority of

Mt 16:19; 18:18; Joh 20:23; Ac 16:4; Heb 13:17

--SEE Submission, SUBMISSION
& SUBMISSION

(2) The Discipline of

1Co 5:5; 2Co 13:2; 10:1; 1Ti 1:20; Tit 3:10

(3) Government

Ac 15:6,28; 1Co 6:17; 11:34; 1Ti 3:5; 5:1

(4) Excommunication as Practised among the Jews

Ex 12:15; 30:33; Le 7:20; 17:9; 23:29; Nu 9:13; Joh 9:34

(G) OFFICERS IN

(1) Deacons

Ac 6:3; Php 1:1; 1Ti 3:8

(2) Elders

Ac 11:30; 15:2; 1Ti 5:17; Tit 1:5; Jas 5:14; 1Pe 5:1

(3) Bishops or Overseers

Php 1:1; 1Ti 3:1; Tit 1:7

---for Other Leaders, SEE Leaders, Religious, LEADERS, RELIGIOUS

(H) SACRAMENTS OF, BAPTISM

(1) Of Believers, Enjoined

Mt 28:19; Mr 16:16; Joh 3:5; Ac 2:38; 10:48; 22:16

(2) Significance of Baptism

Ro 6:3; 1Co 12:13; Ga 3:27; Col 2:12; 1Pe 3:21

(3) Examples of

Believers at Pentecost
Ac 2:41

Converts in Samaria
Ac 8:12

The Ethiopian Eunuch
Ac 8:38

Saul of Tarsus
Ac 9:18

Lydia of Thyatira
Ac 16:15

Philippian Jailer and Household
Ac 16:33

Believers in Corinth
Ac 18:8

Ephesian Disciples
Ac 19:5

(4) Of Christ

Mt 3:13; Mr 1:9; Lu 3:21

(5) Administered by John the Baptist

Mt 3:6; 21:25; Mr 1:4; Lu 3:12; 7:29; Joh 1:26; 3:23; Ac 10:37; 13:24; 19:3

SACRAMENT OF THE LORD'S SUPPER

Mt 26:26; Mr 14:22; 1Co 10:16; 11:23

CILICIA


a province of Asia Minor

Ac 6:9; 15:23; 21:39; 27:5; Ga 1:21

CINNAMON


Ex 30:23; Pr 7:17; So 4:14; Re 18:13

CIRCUMCISION


(1) General References to

Ge 17:10,14; Jos 5:3; Ac 15:1; 16:3; 1Co 7:18; Ga 2:3; 5:2; 6:12

(2) Spiritual

De 10:16; 30:6; Jer 4:4; Ro 2:29; Col 2:11

(3) The Name sometimes given to the Jews

Ac 10:45; 11:2; Ro 3:30; 4:9; Ga 2:9; Col 4:11

CISTERNS


2Ki 18:31; 2Ch 26:10; Ec 12:6; Jer 2:13

CITIES


(1) General References to

Ge 11:4; 18:24; 41:48; Nu 13:28; De 6:10; 2Ki 13:25; Ps 55:9; Mic 5:14

(2) Fenced

Nu 32:17; De 3:5; Jos 10:20; 2Ki 18:13; 2Ch 14:6; 17:2; 2Ch 19:5; 21:3; 33:14; Jer 5:17

(3) Of Refuge

Ex 21:13; Nu 35:6; De 4:42; 19:3; Jos 20:2,9; 1Ch 6:67

--SEE Avenger, AVENGER

CITIZENS, ROMAN


Ac 16:37; 21:39; 22:25; 23:27; 25:10

CLAUDIUS LYSIAS


Ac 21:33; 22:24; 23:10,26

CLAY


man as, in the hands of God

Isa 29:16; 45:9; 64:8; Jer 18:6; Ro 9:21

CLEANLINESS


(1) Enjoined

Ge 35:2; Le 13:6; Nu 8:7; Ru 3:3; Mt 6:17; Heb 10:22

--SEE Cleansing, CLEANSING
Washing, CLEANSING

(2) Examples of

Ge 18:4; 43:24; Ex 19:14; 2Sa 12:20; Mr 7:3

CLEOPAS


a disciple to whom Jesus appeared after his resurrection

Lu 24:18

CLOSET


Joe 2:16; Mt 6:6; Lu 12:3

CLOTH


Mt 9:16; 27:59; Mr 14:51

CLOUD


appearance of the Lord in

Ex 19:9; 24:15; 34:5; Nu 11:25; Mt 17:5; Lu 21:27; Re 1:7; 14:14

COCKATRICE


adder

Isa 11:8; 14:29; 59:5; Jer 8:17

COCK


Mt 26:34,74

COMFORT-MISERY


(A) COMFORT

(1) God as the Giver of

Ps 71:21; 86:17; Isa 12:1; 51:3,12; 66:13; 2Co 1:3; 7:6

--SEE "The Comforter", HOLY SPIRIT

(2) Christ's Words a Source of

Mt 9:22; Mr 5:36; Lu 7:13; Joh 14:1,18; 16:33; 2Th 2:16

--SEE Christ's Words, 3886

(3) The Duty of Administering

Isa 40:1; 1Co 14:3,31; 2Co 2:7; 1Th 4:18; 5:11,14

--SEE Sympathy (1), SYMPATHY

(4) Examples of Men Giving

Ge 50:21; 1Ch 7:22; Job 2:11; Joh 11:31

SEE Sympathy (2), SYMPATHY

(5) Special Comforting Passages

Job 5:19; 11:16; Ps 27:5; 30:5; 42:5; 103:13; 119:50; 138:7; Isa 46:4; 61:3; 63:9; Mt 5:4; Joh 14:1; Ro 8:28; 1Th 3:7; 4:13

--SEE Divine Promises, PROMISES, DIVINE
Encouragement, ENCOURAGEMENT
"Fear Not", ENCOURAGEMENT
Affliction (2), AFFLICTIONS
Security, SECURITY
Divine Protection, BATTLE OF LIFE
& BATTLE OF LIFE

(B) MISERY, Sin the chief source of

De 28:67; Jud 2:15; 1Sa 28:15; Job 15:20; Ps 107:17; Pr 13:15; Ro 2:9; 3:16; Jas 5:1

--SEE Dissatisfaction, DISCONTENT
Unrest, UNREST
No Peace, UNREST
Despair, DESPAIR
Adversity, ADVERSITY

COMMANDS, DIVINE


(1) Of God, Examples of

Ex 4:6; 6:11; 7:19; 8:5; 9:8; 10:12; 11:2; 12:3; Nu 1:2; 35:2; Jos 6:3

--SEE 1468
& PLAN DIVINE

(2) Of Christ

Mt 28:20; Joh 13:34; 14:15,21; 15:10,14; Ac 10:42; 1Jo 3:23

---Special to Individuals. SEE Divine Direction, GUIDANCE

COMMENDATION-REPROOF


(A) COMMENDATION, DIVINE of persons by Christ

The Syrophenician Woman
Mt 15:28

Mary of Bethany
Mr 14:6

A Centurion
Lu 7:9

John the Baptist
Lu 7:28

A Poor Widow
Lu 21:3

--SEE Encouragement, ENCOURAGEMENT

(B) FLATTERY, HUMAN

(1) Warnings against

Job 32:21; Ps 5:9; 12:3; Pr 20:19; 24:24; 26:28; 28:23; Pr 29:5; 1Th 2:5

(2) Examples of

2Sa 14:17; Da 11:21; Lu 20:21; Ac 12:22

(C) REPROOF

(1) Duty of Administering

Pr 24:25; Lu 17:3; Eph 5:11; 1Ti 5:20; 2Ti 4:2; Tit 1:13; 2:15

--SEE Warn the Wicked, WARNINGS

(2) The Value of

Ps 141:5; Pr 15:5; 17:10; 25:12; 27:5; 29:15; Ec 7:5; Heb 12:5

(3) Divine, General References to

Ps 9:5; 45:5; 50:21; 105:14; 119:21; Isa 17:13; Zec 3:2; Lu 9:55; 2Th 2:8; Re 2:16; 19:15

(4) Despised

Pr 1:25; 5:12; 10:17; 12:1; 15:10; 29:1; Am 5:10; Joh 7:7

--SEE Despisers, DESPISERS
Scorners, SCORNERS

(5) Administered by Christ

--To Peter
Mr 8:33

--To the Eleven, disbelieving in his Resurrection
Mr 16:14

--To the Disciples Powerless to Heal the Demoniac
Lu 9:41; 24:25

--To the Seekers after Loaves and Fishes
Joh 6:26

--To those who Criticised Mary
Joh 12:7; Re 3:19

--SEE Doubt Rebuked, UNBELIEF


(D) ADMONITION, the duty of

Ro 15:14; 1Co 4:14; Eph 6:4; Col 3:16; 1Th 5:14; 2Th 3:15; Tit 3:10

--SEE Warning, WARNINGS
Charges, LEADERS

COMPANIONSHIP DESIRED


Mt 26:37; Php 2:26; 2Ti 4:9,21; Tit 3:12

--SEE Companionship (2), ASSOCIATION

CONCEALMENT-EXPOSURE


(A) CONCEALMENT OF SIN. the attempt to hide sin from God

Ge 3:8; Jos 7:21; 2Ki 17:9; Pr 28:13; Isa 29:15; 30:1; Eze 8:12

(B) SECRET SINS

(1) Warnings Against

2Ki 17:9; Job 24:16; Ps 19:12; 90:8; Isa 29:15; Eze 8:12; Eph 5:12

(2) Called Works of Darkness

Job 24:14; Pr 7:8,9; Joh 3:20; Ro 13:12; Eph 5:11; 1Th 5:7

--SEE Evil Activity, ACTIVITY, EVIL

(C) EXPOSURE OF SIN

(1) Inevitable

Nu 32:23; Job 20:27; Pr 26:26; Ec 12:14; Lu 12:2; 1Co 4:5

(2) Rendered Doubly Certain by God's Infinite Knowledge

Job 10:14; 14:16; Jer 2:22; 16:17; Eze 11:5; Ho 7:2; Am 5:12

--SEE Hearts Read, KNOWLEDGE
God's Knowledge, KNOWLEDGE
Omniscience, WISDOM
Divine Vision, VISION
& VISION
"Searcher", KNOWLEDGE

(3) No Matter How Committed, Sin will be Exposed

Like the sin of Cain it may be done in secret
Ge 4:8-10

Like the sin of Esau, it may be done under the impulse of the moment
Ge 25:32,33; Heb 12:16,17

Like the sin of Joseph's Brethren, it may be years before its discovery
Ge 42:21

Like the sin of Achan, it may be well covered up
Jos 7:21

Like the sin of Samson, it may be done reluctantly
Jud 16:16,17

Like the sin of Ahab, it may be prompted by others
1Ki 21:7,20

Like the sin of Belshazzar it may be done under the influence of strong
drink
Da 5:1,2,27

Like the sin of Herod, it may be the result of a foolish promise
Mt 14:6-10

Like the sin of Judas, it may have the approval of the authorities
Mr 14:10,11

Like the sin of Pilate, it may be done to gratify the public
Mr 15:15

Like the sin of the Jews, it may be done in ignorance
Lu 23:34

CONCEPTION


of children

Ge 21:2; 25:21; 30:23; Jud 13:5; 1Sa 1:20; Mt 1:18; Lu 1:24

CONDESCENSION, DIVINE


Ps 113:6; 136:23; 138:6; Isa 57:15; Mt 9:11; Lu 1:48; Joh 13:4; 20:20,27

--SEE Incarnation, CHRIST'S
Humanity of Christ, CHRIST'S
& CHRIST'S
Christ as Servant, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS

CONDUCT, CHRISTIAN


(1) Advice Concerning

Php 1:27; 1Ti 4:12; Jas 3:13; 1Pe 2:12; 2Pe 3:11

(2) Behaviour, exhortations concerning

1Co 13:5; Php 1:10; 2Th 3:7; 1Ti 3:2; Tit 2:3

--SEE Walk of Believers, WALK OF BELIEVERS

(3) Blamelessness

Php 2:15; 3:6; Col 1:22; 1Th 3:13; 5:23; 1Ti 3:2; Tit 1:6; 2Pe 3:14

--SEE Spotless, INNOCENCE
Righteousness (3), RIGHTEOUSNESS
Guileless, INNOCENCE

(4) Harmlessness

Mt 10:16; Ro 16:19; Php 1:10; 2:15; Heb 7:26

(5) Keep Thyself, special exhortations to

De 4:9; 23:9; Pr 4:23; Ac 15:29; 1Ti 5:22; Jas 1:27; 1Jo 5:21; Jude 1:21

--SEE Watchfulness (2), WATCHFULNESS

CONFESSION-DENIAL


(A) CONFESSION OF CHRIST

(1) The Duty of

Mt 10:32; Lu 12:8; Ro 10:9; Php 2:11; 1Jo 2:23; 4:15

--SEE Witnessing, TESTIMONY, RELIGIOUS
Testimony (2), TESTIMONY, RELIGIOUS

(2) Seven Remarkable Confessions of Faith in Christ

Peter
Mt 16:16

Nathanael
Joh 1:49

The Woman of Samaria
Joh 4:29

Peter's Second Confession
Joh 6:69

Martha
Joh 11:27

Thomas
Joh 20:28

The Ethiopian Eunuch
Ac 8:37

--SEE Witnessing (2), TESTIMONY, RELIGIOUS
Devils Confess, CHRIST'S DIVINITY

(B) DENIAL OF CHRIST General References to

Mt 10:33; 26:34,69,70; Mr 8:38; Ac 3:14; 2Ti 2:12; Tit 1:16; 2Pe 2:1; 1Jo 2:22

--SEE Secret Discipleship, DISCIPLESHIP
Christ Rejected, REJECTION of God and truth

(C) CONFESSION OF SIN

(1) Enjoined

Le 16:21; 26:40; Nu 5:7; Ezr 10:11; Job 33:27; Pr 28:13; Jer 3:13; 1Jo 1:9

--SEE Repentance (1), PENITENCE

(2) Examples of National

Nu 21:7; Jud 10:10; 1Sa 7:6; Ezr 9:6; Ne 1:6; Isa 59:12; Jer 8:14; 14:7; Da 9:5

(3) Examples of Personal

Balaam
Nu 22:34

Achan
Jos 7:20

Saul
1Sa 15:24

David
2Sa 21:13; 24:10; Job 7:20; Ps 41:4; 51:3; Mt 27:4

Converts of John the Baptist
Mr 1:5

Peter
Lu 5:8

Prodigal Son
Lu 15:18; 23:41

--SEE Repentance (3), PENITENCE

CONFLAGRATIONS


Ge 19:28; Jos 6:24; 8:20; 11:13; Jud 18:27; 1Sa 30:1; 1Ki 9:16; 2Ch 36:19; Job 1:16

CONGREGATION


(1) General References to

Le 4:13; 24:14; Nu 15:24; De 23:1

(2) The Assembling of

Le 8:3; Nu 1:18; 8:9; Jos 18:1; Jud 20:1; 1Sa 10:17; Ezr 9:4

CONNIVANCE


Ps 50:18; Pr 24:24; 28:4; Mr 14:11; Ac 22:20; Ro 1:32

--SEE Conspiracy, PLOTTING
Plotting, PLOTTING

CONQUESTS


of the heathen by Israel

Jos 6:20; 8:24; 10:28,39; 11:8,23; 12:7; Jud 1:8; 3:30; Jud 4:16; 8:28; 9:45; 11:33

CONSCIENCE


(1) General References to

Ac 23:1; Ro 2:15; 13:5; 1Co 8:7; 10:25; 2Co 5:11; Heb 9:14; 10:22

(2) A good Conscience

Ac 24:16; Ro 9:1; 2Co 1:12; 1Ti 1:15,19; 3:9; Heb 13:18; 1Pe 2:19; 3:16

(3) Guilty

Joseph's Brethren
Ge 42:21

Pharaoh
Ex 9:27

Ezra
Ezr 9:6; Job 15:21

The Psalmist
Ps 40:12

Belshazzar
Da 5:6

The Scribes and Pharisees
Joh 8:9

--SEE Remorse, GUILT
Condemnation, CONDEMNATION
Sin's Shame, DISHONOUR

CONSISTENT LIFE


Php 1:27; 1Th 4:12; 1Ti 3:7; Jas 3:13; 2Pe 3:11

--SEE Conduct, CONDUCT, CHRISTIAN
& CONDUCT

CONTEMPT, DIVINE


Ps 2:4; 37:13; 59:8; Pr 1:26; 3:34

CONTEMPT


for the Righteous

1Sa 17:28; Ne 2:19; 4:3; Ps 80:6; 119:22; Mt 13:55; Joh 9:34

--SEE Derision, DERISION
Despisers, DESPISERS
Mocking, MOCKING
Reviling, SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST

CONTENT-DISCONTENT


(A) CONTENTMENT, the duty of

Pr 15:16; Lu 3:14; Php 4:11; 1Ti 6:6,8; Heb 13:5

--SEE Spiritual Rest, REST
Quietness, QUIETNESS

(B) DISCONTENT, Complaints of Men to God

Job 10:1; 23:2; Ps 55:2; 77:3; 142:2

--SEE Faultfinding, UNCHARITABLENESS
Apparent Injustice, INJUSTICE

(C) MURMURING

(1) Condemned

Pr 19:3; Isa 29:24; La 3:39; Joh 6:43; 1Co 10:10; Php 2:14

(2) Examples of

Ex 14:11; 15:24; 16:2; 17:3; Nu 11:1; 14:27; 20:3; 21:5; Ps 77:3; Jude 1:16

--SEE Despondency, DESPONDENCY
Faultfinding, UNCHARITABLENESS
Apparent Injustice, INJUSTICE

(D) DISSATISFACTION with the Sinful Life

De 32:32; Ec 2:11; 2:18; Isa 8:21; 44:20

--SEE Unrest, UNREST
No Peace, UNREST
Misery, MISERY
Disappointment, DISAPPOINTMENT

CONVERSION


of Sinners

(1) General References to

The Divine Law the Agent in
Ps 19:7

Joyful Believers used as Instruments in
Ps 51:12,13

Essential to Entrance into God's Kingdom
Mt 18:3

Prepares for Christian Service
Lu 22:32

Enjoined upon all men
Ac 3:19

The Supreme Task of the Church
Jas 5:19,20

--SEE Regeneration, LIFE
Spiritual Resurrection, NEW MAN
Restoration (1), RESTORATION
Spiritual Healing, DISEASE

(2) Instances of

--King Saul
1Sa 10:9

--Zacchaeus
Lu 19:9

--Ethiopian Eunuch
Ac 8:37

--Saul of Tarsus
Ac 9:6

--Roman Proconsul
Ac 13:12

--Lydia
Ac 16:14

--Philippian Jailer
Ac 16:33,34

--SEE Accessions CHURCH, THE
Gentiles (2), WORLD-WIDE

(3) Characters Transformed by

Peter, the Profane Fisherman,
Mt 26:74
becomes a man whose very shadow heals
Ac 5:15

The Restless Demoniac,
Mr 5:5
becomes a quiet disciple
Mr 5:15

John the Vindictive Jew,
Lu 9:53,54
becomes the apostle of love
1Jo 4:7

The Woman of Samaria of Unsavoury reputation,
Joh 4:17,18
becomes an evangel of truth
Joh 4:29

Saul the Bloodthirsty Persecutor,
Ac 9:1
becomes Paul, the tender-hearted brother
Ac 21:13

The Cold-hearted Philippian Jailer,
Ac 16:24
becomes a sympathetic friend
Ac 16:33

CONVOCATION


general assembly of the Israelites

Ex 12:16; Le 23:3; Nu 28:18,26; 29:7

--SEE Congregation, CONGREGATION
& CONGREGATION

CORAL


Job 28:18; Eze 27:16

CORDS


Ex 35:18; 39:40; Jud 15:13; Job 39:10

CORINTH


a City of Achaia

Ac 18:1; 19:1; 1Co 1:2; 2Co 1:1; 2Ti 4:20

CORNELIUS


a godly Roman centurion

Characteristics of

--Benevolence, prayerfulness
Ac 10:2

--Obedience
Ac 10:7; 10:8

--Spiritual work
Ac 10:24

--Spiritual receptivity
Ac 10:33

CORRUPTION


(1) Of the Body after Death

Ge 3:19; Job 17:14; 19:26; 21:26; Ps 49:9; 104:29; Ec 3:20; 12:7; Joh 11:39; Ac 13:36; 1Co 15:42

--SEE Mortality, MORTALITY
& MORTALITY

(2) Moral

Ge 6:12; Isa 28:8; Jer 5:28; Eze 7:23; Mic 6:12; Mt 23:28; Lu 11:39; Ro 1:29

--SEE Depravity, NATION, THE
--in the Church. SEE ISRAEL-THE JEWS
--in Politics. SEE Bribery, NATION, THE
Injustice, INJUSTICE
--Social. SEE Nation, NATION, THE

COUNSEL


(1) The importance of Seeking

Pr 11:14; 12:15; 13:10; 15:22; 20:18

--SEE Instruction (1), INSTRUCTION
Guidance, (3), GUIDANCE
Counsellors, COUNSELLORS

(2) Wise, Examples of

Ex 18:19; 1Ki 12:7; Da 4:27; Mt 27:19; Ac 5:35; Re 3:18

--SEE Exhortations, EXHORTATIONS

(3) Evil

Nu 31:16; 1Ki 12:10,28; 2Ch 10:10; 22:3; Job 2:9

(4) Divine

Ps 16:7; 73:24; Isa 11:2; 28:29; Jer 32:19; Re 3:18

COUNSELLORS


safety in a multitude of

Pr 11:14; 15:22; 24:6

--SEE Counsel (1), COUNSEL

COURAGE-FEAR


(A) COURAGE

(1) Enjoined

Nu 13:20; De 31:6; Jos 1:6; 10:25; 23:6; 2Sa 10:12; 1Ch 19:13; 22:13; 28:20; 2Ch 19:11; 32:7; Ezr 10:4; Php 1:28

--SEE "Be Strong", BATTLE OF LIFE
Encouragement, ENCOURAGEMENT
Manliness, COURAGE

(2) Examples of,

Caleb
Jos 14:12; Jud 5:18

Jonathan
1Sa 14:6

David
1Sa 17:32; 2Sa 12:7; 1Ki 21:20; 22:14; 2Ki 3:14

Nehemiah
Ne 6:11

The Three Captives
Da 3:16,17

Daniel
Da 6:10; Mt 14:4

Christ
Joh 19:10,11; Ac 4:20; 7:51; Heb 11:23,27

--SEE Boldness (2), BOLDNESS, HOLY

(B) FEARLESSNESS of the Righteous

Job 5:21; Ps 3:6; 27:3; 46:2; 91:5; 112:8; 118:6; Pr 3:24; Isa 8:12; 12:2

--SEE Confidence in God, FAITH
Trust (3), FAITH

(C) MANLINESS

2Sa 10:12; 1Ki 1:52; 2:2; Job 38:3; 40:7; Isa 46:8; Jer 5:1; Eze 22:30

--SEE "Be Strong", BATTLE OF LIFE

(D) COWARDICE, examples of

The Ten Spies
Nu 13:33; 14:1; Jos 7:5

The Followers of Gideon
Jud 7:3

Israel before Goliath
1Sa 17:24; 18:29

David at the Time of Absalom's Rebellion
2Sa 15:14

Ephraim
Ps 78:9

The Disciples
Mt 26:56

--SEE 859
Panics, PANICS
Effeminacy, WEAKNESS

(E) SERVILITY

Ex 14:12; Jud 6:2; 1Ki 20:4

(F) FAINT-HEARTEDNESS

Le 26:36; Nu 14:3; De 1:28; 20:8; Isa 7:4; 30:17

(G) FEAR, GUILTY

(1) General References to

Ge 3:8; 45:3; Le 26:17; Ps 53:5; Pr 28:1; Isa 2:19; Isa 24:17; 33:14; 66:4; Da 5:6; Mic 7:17; Heb 10:27

(2) Terror of the Wicked

Le 26:36; Nu 22:3; Job 18:11; Ps 14:5; 73:19; Pr 1:27; Re 6:16

--SEE 858

(3) The Divine Presence a Source of Fear to the Wicked

--SEE 2862

(4) Heathen Nations under the Power of

Ge 35:5; Ex 15:16; 23:27; Jos 2:11; 2Ch 14:14; 17:10

(H) FEAR OF MAN

De 1:17; 1Sa 15:24; Pr 29:25; Isa 51:12; Jer 38:19; Mt 26:56; Lu 12:4; Joh 7:13; 9:22; 12:42; 19:38; Ga 2:12

--See Panics, PANICS
Men-pleasers, POPULARITY

COURTESY-DISCOURTESY


(A) COURTESY, general references to

Ac 27:3; 28:7; Col 4:6; 1Pe 3:8

--SEE Social Life, SOCIAL LIFE
Gentleness, MEEKNESS
Kindness, KINDNESS
& KINDNESS

(B) DISCOURTESY, examples of

--Nabal
1Sa 25:3

--Rehoboam
1Ki 12:13

--The Rich
Pr 18:23

--Simon
Lu 7:44

--Martha
Lu 10:40

--The Woman of Samaria
Joh 4:9

COURTS


(A) SANHEDRIN (council), the supreme council, or court, of the Jewish
Nation

It consisted of seventy-one members all of whom were required to be
over thirty years of age and married. They must be of good reputation
and well instructed in the law.

General References to

Mt 2:4; 5:22; 26:59; Joh 11:47; Ac 5:21; 6:12; 22:30

--SEE Elders, LEADERS

(B) OTHER COURTS

Inferior
Ex 18:21,22; De 1:15,16; 17:9

Superior, held by Moses
Ex 18:13-26

Circuit
1Sa 7:15,16

Roman
Mt 27:11; Ac 25:6

(C) MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS relating to Courts and Judicial procedure

Places of holding courts

De 21:19; 25:7; Jud 4:5

Sentence of, final

De 17:8-11

Appeal taken

Ac 25:11

Contempt of, punished

De 17:12

Corruption of

Isa 10:1,2; Mic 7:3; Zep 3:3

--SEE Bribery, NATION, THE

Laws for judges

Le 19:15; De 16:18,19

--SEE Partiality, INJUSTICE

Litigation to be avoided

Pr 25:8; Mt 5:25,40; 1Co 6:1

--SEE Strife Forbidden, STRIFE

Perjury condemned

Le 6:3; 19:12; Zec 5:4; Mal 3:5; 1Ti 1:10

--SEE Witnesses, False, WITNESSES, FALSE
& WITNESSES, FALSE

Advocates

(1) The accused his own

Jer 26:11-15; Joh 18:33-37

(2) Professional

Ac 24:1

Examination of Prisoners

Jud 8:14; Joh 18:33

Prisoners mal-treated

Joh 18:22; Ac 22:24

--SEE Injustice, INJUSTICE

Witnesses, two or more needed to convict

Nu 35:30; De 17:6; 19:15; Mt 18:16; 2Co 13:1; 1Ti 5:19; Heb 10:28

COVENANTS AND VOWS


(A) COVENANTS

(1) The Everlasting

Ge 9:16; 17:13; Le 24:8; Nu 18:19; 2Sa 23:5; 1Ch 16:17; Ps 105:10; Isa 24:5; 54:10; 55:3; Jer 32:40; 33:20; Eze 16:60; 37:26; Heb 13:20

(2) The Divine, General References to

Ge 17:2; Ex 6:4; Nu 25:12; Jud 2:1; 2Sa 7:12; Ps 89:28; Isa 59:21

(3) Man's with God

Ex 24:7; Jos 24:24; 2Ki 11:17; 23:3; 2Ch 15:12; 23:16; Ne 10:29

--SEE 882
& VOWS

(4) Between Men

Ge 21:27; 1Sa 18:3; 2Sa 5:3; 1Ki 5:12; 20:34; Jer 34:8


(5) The New

Jer 31:31; Mt 26:28; Ro 11:27; Heb 8:8,10; 12:24

(B) VOWS

(1) Examples of

Ge 28:20; Nu 21:2; Jud 11:30; 1Sa 1:11; Jon 1:16; Ac 18:18; 21:23

--SEE 879

(2) Sacred, to be kept

Nu 30:2; De 23:21; Job 22:27; Ps 50:14; 76:11; Ec 5:4; Mt 5:33

CREATOR


(1) Creator of the Natural Universe, God as

Ge 1:1; Ex 20:11; Ne 9:6; Job 12:9; 26:7; Ps 24:2; 33:6; 95:5; Ps 102:25; 104:5; Isa 40:28; 45:12; 48:13; Ac 4:24; 7:50; 14:15; Ac 17:24; Heb 11:3

--SEE God's Works, WORKS OF GOD
Heavens (1), HEAVENS

(2) Creator of Man, God as

Ge 1:26; 2:7; 5:2; De 4:32; Job 33:4; Ps 8:5; 100:3; Isa 51:13; Mal 2:10; Ac 17:28

(3) Christ as

--SEE Christ Creator, CHRIST JESUS

(4) Holy Spirit as

Ge 1:2; Job 26:13; 33:4; Ps 104:30

CREDULITY


Ge 3:6; Jos 9:14; Pr 14:15; 1Jo 4:1

CREEPING THINGS


Ge 1:26; Le 5:2; 11:20,42; De 14:19; Ps 104:25; Eze 8:10; Ro 1:23

--SEE Animals, ANIMALS

CRETE


(Candia), and island in the Mediterranean Sea

Ac 27:7,21; Tit 1:5

CRIMSON


a colour

2Ch 2:7; 3:14; Isa 1:18; Jer 4:30

CROSS-BEARING


enjoined

Mt 10:38; 16:24; Mr 10:21

CROSS OF CHRIST


(1) The Instrument of Death

Mt 27:32; Joh 19:17; Php 2:8; Heb 12:2

(2) The Doctrine of

--Preached
1Co 1:17

--Gloried in
Ga 6:14

--Reconciliation through
Eph 2:16

--Enemies of
Php 3:18

--Peace made by
Col 1:20

--Old Testament ordinances abolished by
Col 2:14

--SEE Blood, CHRIST JESUS
Redemption (2), REDEMPTION

CROWNS


(1) Material

Le 8:9; 2Sa 1:10; 12:30; 2Ki 11:12; Es 1:11; 8:15

(2) Figurative

Ps 8:5; 21:3; 103:4; Pr 4:9; 12:4; 16:31; 17:6

(3) Spiritual. SEE FUTURE, THE

CRUSES


small vessels for holding liquids

1Sa 26:11; 1Ki 14:3; 17:12; 19:6; 2Ki 2:20

CRYING TO JESUS


Mt 15:25; 17:15; 20:30; Mr 10:47; Lu 17:12; 17:13

--SEE Importunity, PRAYER

CUBITS


measures of length

Ge 6:16; Ex 37:1; De 3:11; Eze 41:10,13; Mt 6:27; Re 21:17

--SEE Tables, 3532

CUCUMBERS


Nu 11:5; Isa 1:8

CULTIVATE GIFTS, A CHRISTIAN DUTY TO


Mt 25:20; 1Ti 4:7,14; 2Ti 1:6

CUMMIN


a plant

Isa 28:25,27; Mt 23:23

CUPS


drinking vessels

Ge 40:11; 44:2; 2Sa 12:3; 1Ch 28:17; Jer 52:19; Mr 7:4

CURIOSITY


(1) Examples of Idle

The Men of Beth-shemesh desired to see the inside of the Ark
1Sa 6:19

Herod, curious to see Christ
Lu 9:9

The Levite looked with indifferent curiosity upon the man who was
suffering
Lu 10:32

The Jews who came to see Lazarus
Joh 12:9

The Athenians
Ac 17:21

--SEE Questions, QUESTIONS

(2) Leads to the Desire for Signs

Mt 12:38; 16:1; 24:3; Mr 8:11; Lu 11:16; Joh 2:18; 4:48; Joh 6:30; 1Co 1:22

--SEE Doubt Rebuked, UNBELIEF
Doubters, UNBELIEF
Unbelief, UNBELIEF

CURSE, DIVINE


sinners under

Ge 3:17; 4:11; De 11:28; 27:15; 28:16; Jos 6:26; Jud 5:23; Jer 11:3; Mal 3:9; Ga 3:10

--SEE Reprobation, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
Wicked Rejected, WICKED
Castaways, ESTRANGEMENT

CURTAINS


of the Tabernacle

Ex 26:1; 36:9; 2Sa 7:2

--SEE Vail, VAIL

CYPRUS


an island in the Mediterranean

Ac 4:36; 11:19; 13:4; 15:39; 21:3; 27:4

CYRENE


a city in Libya

Mt 27:32; Ac 2:10; 11:20; 13:1

CYRUS


king of Persia

2Ch 36:22; Ezr 1:1; 3:7; 4:3; 5:13; 6:3; Isa 44:28; 45:1

DAMASCUS


a city of Syria

2Sa 8:6; 1Ki 11:24; 2Ki 5:12; Ac 9:2; 22:6; 26:20; Ga 1:17

DAN


(1) Son of Jacob

Ge 30:6; 49:16; Ex 1:4; Nu 26:42

(2) Town of

Jos 19:47; 1Ki 12:29; 15:20; 2Ch 30:5

(3) Tribe of

Nu 1:39; Jos 19:48; Jud 18:30

DANCING


(1) Worldly

Ex 32:19; Jud 11:34; 21:21; 1Sa 30:16; Job 21:11; Ec 3:4; Jer 31:4; Mr 6:22

(2) Before the Lord

Ex 15:20; 2Sa 6:14; Ps 149:3; 150:4

DANIEL


carried captive to Babylon, one of the greater prophets

(1) General References to

Da 1:6; 2:14; 5:17; 6:10,21; 9:2; 12:4; Eze 14:14; 28:3

(2) Characteristics of

--Self-control
Da 1:8; 10:3

--Courage
Da 5:22,23

--Integrity
Da 6:4

--Prayerfulness
Da 2:17,18; 6:10

--Humility
Da 10:17

--Spiritual Vision
Da 7:9-12; 10:5,6

DARIUS


(1) Median King of Persia

Da 5:31; 6:1,25; 9:1

(2) Emancipator of Israel

Ezr 5:6; 6:1; Hag 1:1; Zec 1:1

(3) King of Persia

Ne 12:22

DARK DAYS


2Sa 22:29; Job 19:8; 30:26; Ps 88:6; Ec 11:8; Isa 24:11; Mic 7:8; Lu 22:53; Joh 8:12; 16:20; Ac 27:20

--SEE Tribulation, AFFLICTIONS

DATHAN AND ABIRAM


destroyed for their rebellion

Nu 16:1,12,27

DAVID


king and poet, General References to

Ru 4:22; 1Sa 16:13; 17:14,50; 18:1,29; 2Sa 7:5; 18:33; 24:1; 1Ki 2:10

--"Israel's Versatile King"

Beautiful
1Sa 16:12

Divinely Chosen
1Sa 16:13

Courageous
1Sa 17:34-36

A Champion
1Sa 17:40

A great soldier
2Sa 5:7

Forbidden to build the temple, because a man of war
1Ch 28:3

A Poet, see Psalms 8, 19, 23, &c. &c.

General trend of his life spiritual
1Sa 13:14; 1Ki 15:5

Was led by passion to violate the Mosaic law
De 17:17; 2Sa 5:13

Yielded to gross sins in a period of ease
2Sa 11:1-27

Was rebuked by the prophet Nathan
2Sa 12:1-31

His repentance and confession
Ps 51:1-19

DAY


general references to

Ge 1:5; 8:22; Ps 74:16; Jer 33:20

DAY OF PREPARATION


Mt 27:62; Mr 15:42; Lu 23:54; Joh 19:14

DAY OF THE LORD


(1) General References to

Mal 4:5; 1Co 5:5; 2Co 1:14; 1Th 5:2; 2Pe 3:10

--SEE Second Coming, FUTURE, THE
Last Judgment, FUTURE, THE

(2) Called the Last, or Great Day

Joe 2:11,31; Zep 1:14; Mal 4:1; Joh 12:48; Ro 2:5; 2Ti 1:12; Heb 10:25; Jude 1:6; Re 6:17

--SEE End of the World, END OF THE WORLD
Last Judgment, FUTURE, THE
Second Coming, FUTURE, THE

(3) Day of Visitation

Isa 10:3; Jer 10:15; 46:21; Ho 9:7; Mic 7:4; Lu 19:44; 1Pe 2:12

--SEE Last Judgment, FUTURE, THE

DAY'S JOURNEY


Ex 3:18; 1Ki 19:4; Jon 3:4

--SEE Tables, 3533

DAYS, THE LAST


of time

Isa 2:2; Da 2:28; 12:9; Mic 4:1; Ac 2:17; 2Ti 3:1; 2Pe 3:3

DEAD SEA


also called Salt Sea

Ge 14:3; Nu 34:3; De 3:17; 4:49; Jos 3:16; 15:5; Joe 2:20; Zec 14:8

DEAD, THE


(A) PREPARATION OF, for Burial

(1) General References to

Mt 26:12; Joh 11:44; Ac 9:37

(2) Embalming

Ge 50:2,26; 2Ch 16:14; Joh 19:40

(3) Grave-clothes

Mt 27:59; Joh 11:44; 19:40; 20:7; Ac 5:6

(4) Cremation

Jos 7:25; 1Sa 31:12; 2Ki 23:20; Am 6:10

(5) Burial Ceremonies

Ge 50:10; Jer 34:5

--SEE Mourners, SORROW

(B) DEAD BODIES

(1) Jewish Laws concerning

Le 21:11; Nu 6:6; 9:6; 19:11; De 21:23; Hag 2:13

(2) Unburied, a mark of disgrace

De 28:26; Ps 79:2; Ec 6:3; Isa 14:19; Jer 7:33; 16:4; Jer 25:33; 34:20

(3) Burial of

De 10:6; 34:6; Jos 24:30; 1Ki 11:15; 2Ki 13:20; Mt 14:12; Lu 16:22; Ac 5:10; 8:2

(C) PLACES OF BURIAL

(1) General References to

Ge 47:30; Nu 19:16; Jud 16:31; 1Sa 25:1; 31:13; 2Ki 21:18; 1Ch 10:12; 2Ch 33:20; Jer 26:23; Mt 27:7

--SEE The Grave, GRAVE, THE

(2) Sepulchres

Ge 23:6; De 34:6; 2Ki 9:28; 2Ch 16:14; Isa 53:9; Mt 27:60; Mr 6:29; Lu 24:1

--SEE 935
& GRAVE, THE

(3) Attachment to the Burial Places of "The Fathers"

Ge 49:29; 50:25; Ne 2:3

(D) TOMBSTONES erected over

Ge 35:20; 2Ki 23:17

DEAFNESS-HEARING


(A) DEAFNESS

(1) Natural

Le 19:14; 2Sa 19:35; Ec 12:4; Mt 11:5; Mr 7:32; 9:25

(2) Spiritual

Isa 6:10; Jer 6:10; Eze 12:2; Zec 7:11; Mt 13:15; Ac 28:26; 2Ti 4:4

--SEE Dullness, DULLNESS
Hardness, IMPENITENCE
Indifference (1), INDIFFERENCE
Impenitence, IMPENITENCE
& IMPENITENCE
Unbelief, UNBELIEF

(B) HEARING

(1) Spiritual of Believers

Pr 8:34; 15:31; Ec 5:1; Hab 3:2; Lu 8:15; Jas 1:19; Re 2:11

--SEE The Hearing Ear, RECEPTION
Spiritual Receptivity, RECEPTION
Teachableness, RECEPTION

(2) Careless, Characteristics of

Sentimentality
Eze 33:32

Disobedience
Mt 7:26

Shallowness
Mt 13:19

Hardness
Lu 16:31

Forgetfulness
Jas 1:23,24

--SEE Indifference, INDIFFERENCE
Hardness, IMPENITENCE

(B) HEARING, DIVINE, God attentive to the Prayers of the Saints

2Sa 22:7; Ps 34:15; 94:9; Isa 59:1; 65:24; Jas 5:4; 1Pe 3:12

--SEE Prayer (6), PRAYER

DEATH PENALTY


(1) For Capital Offences

Ge 9:6; Ex 21:14,29; 22:20; 35:2; Le 20:10; De 13:9; 17:12; 21:21

(2) Examples of the Infliction of

Le 10:2; Nu 15:36; 16:32; Jos 7:25; 2Ki 9:33; 2Ch 23:15; Es 7:10; Ac 5:5; 12:23

DEATHS FORETOLD


Ge 3:19; Nu 20:24; 31:2; 1Sa 28:19; 1Ki 14:12; 2Ki 8:10; 20:1; Ac 5:9

DEBORAH


"The Patriotic Woman", associated with Barak in Judging Israel

(1) General References to

Jud 4:4,14; 5:1

(2) Facts Concerning

A judge and prophetess
Jud 4:4

Summons Barak to deliver Israel
Jud 4:6

Agrees to accompany him to battle
Jud 4:9

Inspires him to action
Jud 4:14

Sings a paean of victory
Jud 5:1-31

Rebukes the indifference of the tribes
Jud 5:16,17,23

--SEE Notable Women, WOMEN

DEBTORS, SPIRITUAL


Ps 116:12; Ro 1:14; 1Co 4:7; 6:20; 2Co 8:9; 1Jo 3:16

--SEE God's Gift, SALVATION

DECALOGUE, THE


the ten commandments

Ex 20:1; 32:16; 34:28; De 4:13; 5:7; 10:4; Jos 8:32

--SEE Tables of Stone, 3543

DECAPOLIS


ten cities near the Sea of Galilee

Mt 4:25; Mr 5:20; 7:31

DEDICATION, FEAST OF


Joh 10:22

--SEE Feasts, FEASTS, JEWISH

DEDICATION of the Tabernacle

Ex 40:1-38

DEDICATION, OF SOLOMON'S TEMPLE


1Ki 8:1-66

of the Wall of Jerusalem

Ne 12:27

--Personal. SEE Consecration, SURRENDERED LIFE

DEEPER LIFE, THE


Ps 1:2; Da 2:22; Lu 6:48; 10:39; 1Co 2:10; Eph 3:18,19; Php 4:8; Col 3:3

DEEP, THE OR THE SEA


Ge 1:2; Ps 42:7; 107:24; Isa 51:10; 63:13; Hab 3:10; 2Co 11:25

DEFILEMENT-CLEANSING


(A) DEFILEMENT

(1) Of Sin

Isa 24:5; 59:3; Eze 22:4; 28:18; 43:8; Mr 7:23; Heb 12:15; Jas 3:6

(2) Ceremonial

Le 11:43; 15:2; Joh 18:28

--SEE Ceremonialism, RELIGION

(B) FILTHINESS, Moral

Ezr 9:11; Ps 53:3; Mt 23:27; Ro 6:19; Eph 5:4; Jas 1:21; 2Pe 2:10

--SEE Lasciviousness, IMPURITY

(C) POLLUTIONS

(1) Ceremonial under the Mosaic Law

Le 7:21; 15:11; 21:1; Nu 8:6; De 21:23

(2) Of the Heathen

Le 18:24; 20:23; De 18:12; 2Pe 2:7

--SEE Land Polluted, CANAAN, LAND OF

(3) Of God's House

2Ch 33:7; 36:14; Jer 7:30; Eze 8:16; 44:7; Zep 3:4; Joh 2:14

--SEE Sacrilege, IRREVERENCE
& IRREVERENCE

(D) CLEANSING Select Reading Psalm 51

Ps 51:1-19

(1) Ceremonial

Ex 30:20; 40:12; Le 14:8; 16:26; 22:6; Nu 19:7; Heb 9:10

(2) Spiritual, Enjoined

Isa 1:16; Jer 4:14; Ac 22:16; 1Co 5:7; 2Co 7:1; 2Ti 2:21; Jas 4:8; 1Jo 3:3

--SEE Holiness (3), HOLINESS
Righteousness (4), RIGHTEOUSNESS
Sanctification (2), SANCTIFICATION

(3) Spiritual, Promised

Ps 65:3; Isa 1:18; Eze 36:25; Zec 13:1; Mal 3:3; Eph 5:25,26; Tit 3:5; Heb 9:14; 1Jo 1:7; Re 1:5

--SEE Blood of Christ, CHRIST JESUS
Pardon Promised, SALVATION
Word Purifies, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(4) The Desire for

Ps 19:12; 51:2,7; 79:9; Joh 13:9

--SEE Spiritual Thirst, DESIRE
Spiritual Desire, DESIRE

(5) Examples of Spiritual

Isa 6:7; Zec 3:4; Joh 15:3; 1Co 6:11; Re 7:14

--SEE Sin Forgiven, SIN

(E) Washing ceremonial

Le 6:27; 13:54; 14:8; 16:28; Nu 31:24; 2Ch 4:6

---of Feet. SEE Social Customs, SOCIAL LIFE
---of Hands. SEE HANDS WASHED

DEGRADATION


of God's people

Ex 32:25; Eze 16:6; 20:31; 2Pe 2:22

--SEE Israel, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
& ISRAEL-THE JEWS

DEGREES OF FRUITFULNESS


Da 4:12; Mt 13:8; Joh 15:2; Jas 3:17; Re 22:2

--SEE Fruitfulness, FRUITFULNESS

DELIVERANCE


(1) Of Israel

Ex 14:30; 1Sa 14:15; 2Ch 14:12; 20:22; 32:21; Ps 114:1

--SEE God of Battles, BATTLE OF LIFE
Divine Defence, BATTLE OF LIFE

(2) Divine, Examples of

Lot
Ge 19:16

David
1Sa 17:37

The Hebrew Children
Da 3:27

Daniel
Da 6:22

Jonah
Jon 1:17

The Apostles
Ac 5:18,19

Peter
Ac 12:7

Paul and Silas
Ac 16:26

Shipwrecked Passengers, with Paul
Ac 27:44

(3) Promised, to Believers

Job 5:19; Ps 91:3; 116:8; Isa 46:4; 1Co 10:13; 2Co 1:10; 2Ti 4:18; Heb 2:15; 2Pe 2:9

--SEE Divine Helper, HELPS
Temptation (3), TEMPTATION
Spiritual Victory, BATTLE OF LIFE
God's Promises, PROMISES, DIVINE
& PROMISES, DIVINE
& PROMISES, DIVINE

(4) Sought by the Psalmist

Ps 25:20; 43:1; 59:2; 71:4; 119:134; 140:1; 143:9; 144:11

--SEE Salvation Sought, SALVATION

DELIVERER, DIVINE


God as

1Sa 17:37; 2Sa 22:2; Ps 18:17; 34:4; 56:13; Isa 46:4; Jer 1:8; Da 6:27; 2Co 1:10; 2Ti 4:18; Heb 2:15

DELUGE, THE


Ge 6:7,17; 7:11; Job 22:16; Isa 54:9; Mt 24:38; 1Pe 3:20; 2Pe 2:5

--SEE Noah, NOAH
Ark, ARK

DEMAS


one of Paul's co-labourers

Col 4:14; 2Ti 4:10; Phm 1:24

DEMONIACS


men possessed by evil spirits

Mt 8:28; 9:32; 12:22; 15:22; 17:15; Mr 1:23; 5:2; Lu 8:2; Ac 5:16

--SEE Evil Spirits, EVIL SPIRITS
& EVIL SPIRITS

DENS


Jud 6:2; Job 37:8; Jer 7:11; Da 6:7; Heb 11:38

DERISION


Job 30:1; Ps 42:10; 69:12; 119:51; Jer 20:7; Lu 16:14; 23:35

--SEE Aha, AHA
Contempt, CONTEMPT
Mocking, MOCKING
Reviling of Christ, SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST

DESERTS


(1) General References to

Ex 5:3; Mr 6:32; Lu 1:80; 4:42; 9:10; Ac 8:26

(2) Notable

Ex 19:2; 23:31; Nu 20:1; 1Sa 23:24; 2Sa 2:24

--SEE Wilderness, WILDERNESSES
Solitude, SEPARATION
Retirement, SEPARATION

DESIRE, EVIL


Nu 11:4; Pr 21:10; 30:15; Hab 2:5; Mr 4:19; 1Co 10:6; Eph 2:3; Jas 4:2; 1Jo 2:16

--SEE Lust, IMPURITY
Appetites, SELF-INDULGENCE
Evil Passions, PASSIONS, EVIL

DESIRE


general references to

Ge 3:16; Ps 145:16; Pr 13:12; Mr 10:35

DESIRE-SATISFACTION


(A) DESIRE, SPIRITUAL, Select Readings, Psalms 42; 84

Ps 42:1-11; 84:1-12

(1) General References to

2Ch 15:15; Ps 27:4; 38:9; 63:1; 73:25; 119:20,131; Isa 26:9; Lu 6:21; 1Pe 2:2

--SEE Ambition, Holy, EARNESTNESS
Importunity, PRAYER

(2) Spiritual Thirst, Examples of

Ps 42:2; 63:1; 119:174; 143:6; Am 8:11

--SEE Living Water, WATER OF LIFE

(B) SATISFACTION, of the Saints' desires

(1) Promises Concerning

Ps 17:15; 36:8; 63:5; 103:5; 107:9; Isa 58:11; Jer 31:14

--SEE Peace, REST
Spiritual Rest, REST

(2) Spiritual Thirst Satisfied

Ps 36:8; Isa 12:3; 44:3; 55:1; Mt 5:6; Joh 4:14; 6:35; 7:37; Re 7:16; 21:6; 22:17

--SEE Spiritual Fullness, FULNESS

DESOLATION


as a result of sin

(1) Of Israel

Isa 1:8; 24:12; Jer 2:15; 9:11; 12:11; 19:8; La 1:4; 5:18; Eze 20:26; 33:28; Am 7:9; Mic 3:12; Mt 23:38

--SEE Barrenness,
Wicked Forsaken, SIN

(2) Of Heathen Nations

Isa 13:9; 15:1; Jer 25:12; 49:9; 49:17; Eze 25:13; 29:12; 30:14; Eze 32:15; 35:3; Joe 3:19; Na 2:10

(3) General References to

Job 15:34; Ps 34:21; 40:15; 73:19; Mt 23:38

--SEE Adversity, ADVERSITY
Want,
Misery, MISERY

DESPISERS


general references to

Pr 1:30; 9:8; Mt 7:6; Ac 13:41; Ro 2:4; 2Ti 3:3; Heb 10:28; 2Pe 2:10

--SEE Scoffers, IRREVERENCE

DESTINY OF EVIL-SPIRITS


Mt 8:29; 25:41; 2Pe 2:4; Jude 1:6; Re 19:20; 20:3,10

DESTRUCTION OF THE WICKED


(1) Comes Suddenly

--SEE 3182

(2) Utter Threatened

Isa 34:2; Jer 25:9; Mal 4:1; Lu 3:9; 2Th 1:9; Re 18:21

--SEE Chaff, WICKED
Threatenings, THREATENINGS
Fate of the Wicked, WICKED

(3) Examples of

Nu 21:3; De 2:34; 3:6; Jos 6:21; 8:26; 11:20; Lu 17:29

--SEE Extermination, CANAAN, LAND OF

DETERIORATION-DEVELOPMENT


(A) DETERIORATION, a tendency of the sinful life

Isa 1:22; Jer 7:26; 16:12; Eze 16:47; Ho 13:2; Lu 11:26; 2Ti 3:13; 2Pe 2:20

--SEE Dross, DROSS

(B) BACKSLIDING, (Select Reading Mal 3.7-18. Gal. Gal 4)

Mal 3:7-10; Ga 4:1-31

Results of

Selfish Absorption
Pr 14:14; Isa 1:4; Jer 14:7; Ho 11:7

Religious Indifference
Mt 24:12

Unfitness for the Kingdom
Lu 9:62; Ga 1:6

Bondage to Forms
Ga 4:9

Divine Displeasure
Heb 10:38; 2Pe 2:20

Loss of Spiritual Enthusiasm
Re 2:4

--SEE Apostasy, UNFAITHFULNESS
& UNFAITHFULNESS
Forsaking God, UNFAITHFULNESS
& UNFAITHFULNESS

(C) BACKSLIDERS, causes which tend to produce

Absence of Spiritual Leaders
Ex 32:1,8; 1Sa 15:11

Evil Associations
1Ki 11:4

Worldly Success
2Ch 25:2,14; Ps 78:57; Ho 6:4; Zep 1:6

Shallowness
Lu 8:13

Emptiness of Life
Lu 11:24,25,26

Lack of Spiritual Insight
Joh 6:63,64,66; 1Ti 5:15

Love of the World
2Ti 4:10

--SEE Apostates, UNFAITHFULNESS
Covenant-breakers, UNFAITHFULNESS
Wanderers, ESTRANGEMENT

(D) SPIRITUAL DEVELOPMENT, (Select Reading, Heb 5.11-14, 6.1-16)

Heb 5:11-14; 6:1-16

(E) SPIRITUAL GROWTH, Enjoined

In Fruitfulness
2Co 9:10

Into Christ
Eph 4:15; Col 1:10

In Love
1Th 3:12; 4:10

Unto Perfection
Heb 6:1

Through "The Word"
1Pe 2:2

By Accretion
2Pe 1:5,6

In Grace and Knowledge
2Pe 3:18

--SEE Divine Perfection, PERFECTION

(F) EXAMPLES OF GROWTH

The boy Samuel
1Sa 2:26

John the Baptist
Lu 1:80

The Boy Christ
Lu 2:40,52

Paul
Ac 9:22

The Thessalonians
2Th 1:3

(G) SPIRITUAL MATURITY, how Secured

By Putting away Childish Things
1Co 13:11

By Cultivating the Understanding
1Co 14:20

By Striving after the Christ Ideal
Eph 4:13,15

By Partaking of the Deeper Truths of the Gospel
Heb 5:14

By Overcoming Temptation
1Jo 2:14

--SEE "Be Strong", BATTLE OF LIFE

(H) SPIRITUAL IMMATURITY

Inability to Receive Strong Doctrine
1Co 3:1,2; 14:20

Necessity for Tutelage
Ga 4:1,2,3

Instability of Faith
Eph 4:14

Continuance in the Primary Department
Heb 5:12; 1Pe 2:2

(I) SPIRITUAL PROGRESS

(1) A Characteristic of the Righteous

Job 17:9; Ps 84:7; 92:12; Pr 4:18; 2Co 3:18; 1Ti 4:15

--SEE Christ's Perfection, PERFECTION

(I) SPIRITUAL PROGRESS

(2) The Larger Life

2Sa 22:37; 1Ki 4:29; 1Ch 4:10; Ps 18:36; 118:5; Isa 54:2; Joh 10:10; 2Co 6:11; Eph 3:17,18,19

DEVOTED THINGS, THOSE DEVOTED TO UTTER DESTRUCTION


De 7:26; 13:17; Jos 6:18; 7:1,11; Isa 52:11

DEVOTIONAL LIFE


(1) Morning Devotions

Ge 22:3

Of Jacob
Ge 28:16,17,18; Ex 24:4

Of Samuel's Parents
1Sa 1:19

Of Hezekiah
2Ch 29:20

Of Job
Job 1:5

Of David
Ps 57:8; 119:147

Of Jesus
Mr 1:35

(2) Prayerfulness

Ps 5:3; 55:17; 119:147; Zec 8:21; Lu 2:37; Ac 10:2; 16:25; 1Th 3:10; 1Ti 5:5

--SEE Importunity, PRAYER
Worshippers, WORSHIPPERS

(3) Prayer Three Times a day

Ps 55:17; Da 6:10

(4) All-night Prayers

Jacob
Ge 32:24

Samuel
1Sa 15:11; Ps 55:17; 119:62

Christ
Lu 6:12; Ac 16:25

For miscellaneous topics relating to the Devotional Life,--

--SEE Bible Study, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
Holy Spirit, FULNESS
& HOLY SPIRIT
Mind, Spiritual, MIND
Fellowship, Spiritual, FELLOWSHIP
Prayer, PRAYER
Secret Prayer, PRAYER
& PRAYER

DIBON


a town of Moab

Nu 21:30; 32:3; 33:45; Jos 13:9; Isa 15:2; Jer 48:18

DILEMMA, WORLDLY


De 28:29; Ps 107:27; Mt 27:22; Lu 12:17; 16:3; Joh 12:35

DISCERNMENT-DULLNESS


(A) DISCERNMENT, SPIRITUAL

1Ki 3:9; Isa 7:15; 11:3; 1Co 2:14; Heb 5:14

--SEE Knowledge (6), KNOWLEDGE
Eyes Opened, EYES OPENED
Vision, Spiritual, VISION

(B) PERCEPTION, SPIRITUAL examples of

David
2Sa 5:12

The Shunammite Woman
2Ki 4:9

Nehemiah
Ne 6:12

The Wise Man
Ec 2:14

Jesus
Lu 5:22

The Samaritan Woman
Joh 4:19

Peter
Ac 10:34

--SEE Understanding, WISDOM
Knowledge (6), KNOWLEDGE

(C) DULLNESS

(1) Condemned

Ps 92:6; Isa 44:19; Eze 12:2; Lu 12:56; Joh 8:43; Ro 3:11; Heb 5:11

--SEE No Understanding, DULLNESS

(2) General Examples of

Ps 82:5; Mic 4:12; Mt 13:13; Ac 28:27; Ro 1:31; 2Ti 3:7

--SEE Darkness, DARKNESS

(3) Of Israel

De 32:28; Ps 106:7; Isa 1:3; 27:11; 29:11; Jer 4:22

(4) Of the Disciples

Mt 15:16; 16:11; Lu 9:45; 18:34; 24:25; Joh 14:9

(5) Of Men in Apprehending the Spiritual Teachings of Christ

Joh 2:20; 3:4; 4:11,33; 6:52; 11:12

(D) NO UNDERSTANDING, examples of those slow to believe

Ps 32:9; 49:20; Pr 12:11; 18:2; 24:30; 28:16; Isa 27:11; 44:19; Jer 4:22; 5:21; Mt 13:19

--SEE Ignorance, IGNORANCE
Grossness, MIND, CARNAL

DISCIPLES EMPOWERED


Lu 10:19; 12:12; Ac 4:33; 6:10

--SEE Peter Empowered,
Spiritual Power, POWER

DISCIPLESHIP


(1) Conditions of

Self-denial and Cross-bearing
Mt 16:24

Renunciation
Lu 14:26

Leaving All
Lu 14:33

Steadfastness
Joh 8:31

Fruitfulness
Joh 15:8

--SEE Leaving All, SELF-DENIAL

(2) Secret Discipleship, examples of

Joh 3:1,2; 7:13; 12:42; 19:38

--SEE Fear of Man, FEAR

(3) Followers, blessings promised to

Spiritual Knowledge
Ho 6:3; Lu 14:27

Spiritual Light
Joh 8:12

Guidance of the Still Small Voice
Joh 10:27

Heavenly Honour
Joh 12:26; 21:22; Eph 5:1

A Divine Example
1Pe 2:21; Re 14:4

DISCOURAGEMENT-ENCOURAGEMENT


(A) DISCOURAGEMENT, Apparent Reasons for

The hardness of the Way
Nu 21:4

The Difficulty of the Task
Ne 4:10

The Prosperity of the Wicked
Ps 73:2,3

Delay in Fulfilment of Desires
Pr 13:12

--SEE Despondency, DESPONDENCY
Hopelessness, DESPAIR
Sighing, SIGHING
Trial Prolonged, AFFLICTIONS

(B) ENCOURAGEMENT, divine, General References to

Ex 14:13; 2Ch 35:2; Isa 41:13; Mt 9:2; 14:27; 17:7; Mr 16:6; Ac 23:11; 27:22

--SEE Courage (1), COURAGE
"Be Strong", BATTLE OF LIFE

(C) THE "FEAR NOTS," seven reasons for encouragement

Blessings in the Journey of Life
Ge 26:24; Nu 21:34; Jud 6:23

Supplies in Famine
1Ki 17:13

Protection in Peril
2Ki 6:16

Strength in Weakness
Isa 41:10

Companionship in Trial
Isa 43:1,2,3

Overshadowing Care
Mt 10:30,31

Life Beyond the Grave
Re 1:17,18

--SEE Courage (1), COURAGE
Faint Not, AFFLICTIONS

DISGUISES


examples of

Ge 38:14; 1Sa 28:8; 1Ki 14:2; 20:38; 22:30; 2Ch 35:22

DISMISSALS OF THE NEEDY


by the disciples

Mt 15:23; Mr 6:36; 10:13,48; Lu 18:15

DISOWNMENT BY CHRIST


Mt 7:23; 25:12; Lu 13:27; 13:27

--SEE Wicked Rejected, WICKED

DISPERSION


(1) Of the Nations after the Flood

Ge 11:8; De 32:8

(2) Of the Jews

Le 26:33; Ne 1:8; Es 3:8; Ps 44:11; Eze 6:8; 36:19; Joh 7:35; Jas 1:1

--SEE Captivity, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
& ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(3) Of the Early Disciples

Mt 26:31; Ac 8:1,4; 11:19

DISPLAY


(1) General References to

Es 1:4; 5:11; Isa 39:2; Lu 20:46; Ac 25:23

--SEE Pride (2), PRIDE
Glory of Man, HONOUR
Rich Apparel, DRESS

(2) In Religious Service

2Ki 10:16; Mt 6:2,5,16; 23:5; Lu 18:12

DISTAFF


Ex 35:25; Pr 31:19

DIVINE DEMONSTRATION


1Sa 17:46; 1Ki 18:38; Mt 27:54; Mr 2:10; Joh 20:27

--SEE Works Prove, WORKS PROVE

DIVISIONS WEAKEN


Lu 11:17; 1Co 1:10; 3:3; 11:18

--SEE Unity Enjoined, UNITY

DOCTORS


of the law

Lu 2:46; 5:17; Ac 5:34

DOCTRINE


(1) False

Isa 32:6; Mt 16:12; Col 2:8; Heb 13:9

--SEE False Teachers, LEADERS
Heresy, HERESY
Seducers, TEMPTATION
Deceivers, FALSEHOOD

(2) Good

De 32:2; Pr 4:2; 1Ti 4:6; Tit 1:9; 2:1

---Christ's SEE Teaching, Christs, TEACHER, DIVINE

DOERS


(the obedient)

Mt 7:21; 12:50; Lu 6:47; Joh 13:17; Ro 2:13; Jas 1:22; 4:11; 1Jo 2:17; Re 22:14

--SEE Obedience, OBEDIENCE
Commandments, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
& BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
Law, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

DOGS


(1) Animals. See

(2) A term of Reproach

Mt 7:6; 15:26; Php 3:2; Re 22:15

DOOR, CHRIST THE


Joh 10:7; 14:6; Ro 5:2; Eph 2:18; Heb 9:8; 10:19,20

--SEE Access, ADMISSION-EXCLUSION

DOOR-KEEPERS


2Ki 25:18; Ps 84:10; Joh 18:17

DORCAS


a benevolent woman of Joppa

Ac 9:36

DOTHAN


a district and town near Samaria

Ge 37:17; 2Ki 6:13

DOUGH


referred to

Ex 12:34; Nu 15:20; Ne 10:37; Jer 7:18; Ho 7:4

DRAGONS


De 32:33; Ps 91:13; Isa 34:13; Jer 9:11; 51:37; Mic 1:8; Mal 1:3

DREAMS


(1) General References to

Nu 12:6; Job 7:14; Ec 5:3,7; Jer 23:28; Joe 2:28

(2) Notable

Ge 28:12; 37:5; 40:5; 41:1; Jud 7:13; 1Ki 3:5; Da 2:1; 4:5; Mt 1:20; 2:12,19,22; 27:19

--SEE Visions, REVELATIONS

(3) Interpretation of

Ge 40:12; 41:25; Da 1:17; 2:28; 4:20,24

DRESS


(A) SPECIAL ADVICES concerning

Of the two sexes not to be alike
De 22:5,11

Duty of cleanliness and care in
Ec 9:8

Of the ancient priests
Eze 44:17

Undue anxiety concerning, forbidden
Mt 6:28

Modesty in, enjoined
1Ti 2:9

The inward adorning
1Pe 3:3

(B) ATTIRE, too much Stress upon Outward

Isa 3:16,18-24; Mt 6:28,29; 1Pe 3:3,4

--SEE 205

(C) CLOTHING

(1) General References to

Ge 3:21; 27:15; 2Sa 1:24; Da 5:29; Mt 3:4; Mr 12:38; Ac 9:39; Jas 2:3

--SEE Vesture, VESTMENTS

(2) Rich Apparel, the Wearing of

Es 6:8; 8:15; Ps 45:13; Isa 3:22; Eze 27:24; Da 5:7; Lu 16:19; Ac 12:21

--SEE Display, DISPLAY
& DISPLAY

(3) Coats

Ge 37:3; Ex 28:40; Da 3:21; Mt 10:10; Ac 9:39

(4) Mantles

1Ki 19:13; 2Ki 2:8,13; Ezr 9:3; Job 1:20

(5) Robes

1Sa 18:4; 2Sa 13:18

(6) Sandals

Mr 6:9; Ac 12:8

(D) CLOAKS

(1) Garments

Mt 5:40; Lu 6:29; 2Ti 4:13

(2) Figurative

Joh 15:22; 1Th 2:5; 1Pe 2:16

--SEE Garment of Sin, GARMENT OF SIN

(E) GARMENTS OF PRIESTS

(1) General References

Ex 28:2; 29:5,29; 31:10; 39:1; Le 8:7; Nu 20:26; Eze 44:17

(2) Bonnets of

Ex 28:40; 29:9; 39:28; Eze 44:18

DROSS


the wicked compared to

Pr 25:4; Isa 1:22; Eze 22:18

--SEE Spiritual Refining, AFFLICTIONS

DROUGHT-SHOWERS


(A) DROUGHT, spiritual

Ps 63:1; 68:6; Isa 1:30; 5:13; 41:17; Jer 17:6; Am 8:13

--SEE Spiritual Destitution, POVERTY

(B) SHOWERS, spiritual

De 32:2; Ps 72:6; Eze 34:26; Ho 6:3; 10:12

--SEE Revivals, AWAKENINGS

DRY PLACES


Nu 20:2; 2Ki 3:9; Ps 68:6; Isa 1:30; Jer 14:3; 17:6

DUST


(1) Man made from

Ge 2:7; 3:19; 18:27; Job 10:9; 34:15; Ps 103:14; Ec 12:7

(2) Thrown or Shaken off in Anger

Mt 10:14; Ac 13:51

(3) Placed on the Head as a Sign of Grief

Jos 7:6; Job 2:12; La 2:10; Eze 27:30; Re 18:19

--SEE Sackcloth, 1950

DUTY


(Select Readings Ro 12; 1Th 5.15-28)

Ro 12:1-21; 1Th 5:15-28

(A) "DAILY DUTY"

Gathering the Manna
Ex 16:4; 1Ch 16:37; 2Ch 8:14; Ezr 3:4

Reading of "The Word"
Ne 8:18

Performing of Vows
Ps 61:8

Prayer
Ps 88:9; 145:2

Watchfulness
Pr 8:34

Cross-bearing
Lu 9:23

Exhortation
Heb 3:13

(B) OF MINISTERS

Isa 58:1; 62:6; Eze 4:4; Mt 28:19; Mr 16:15; Joh 21:16; Ac 5:20; 6:4; 14:22; 20:28; Ro 12:6,7,8; Eph 3:9; 1Ti 4:6; 2Ti 1:6; 2:15; Tit 1:5; 1Pe 5:2

(C) DUTY TO THE WEAK

Mt 25:35,36; Ac 20:35; Ro 14:1; 15:1; 1Co 8:11; 9:22; 1Th 5:14

--SEE Helpfulness, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Sympathy, SYMPATHY
& SYMPATHY

(D) THREE-FOLD DUTY OF LIFE Appropriation, Formation, Donation

(1) "Appropriation" (taking)

Cup of Salvation
Ps 116:13

Instruction
Pr 4:13

Divine Strength
Isa 27:5

All of Life's opportunities
Lu 19:13

The Water of Life
Re 22:17

(2) "Formation" (making)

After the Divine Plan
Ex 25:40

A Perfect Example
Joh 13:15

Life to be Transformed, not conformed
Ro 12:2; 2Co 3:18

Danger of Old Ideals
1Pe 1:14,15

(3) "Donation" (giving)

With a Free Hand
Mt 10:8

Give or Lose
Mt 16:25

The Blessedness of
Ac 20:35

As Stewards
1Pe 4:10

--SEE Benevolence, LIBERALITY
Liberality, LIBERALITY
Giving, LIBERALITY

DYEING


of garments

Ex 25:5; 26:14; Isa 63:1

EARLY RISING


(1) General References to

Ge 19:27; 26:31; Ex 8:20; 34:4; Jos 3:1; 6:15; Jud 6:38; 1Sa 5:4; 1Sa 9:26; 15:12; 17:20; 2Ch 20:20; Pr 31:15; Da 6:19; Mr 16:2

(2) For Devotions. SEE Devotional Life, DEVOTIONAL LIFE

(3) To do Evil

Ex 32:6; Nu 14:40; Job 24:14; Isa 5:11; Zep 3:7

--SEE Zeal,

EARNESTNESS-INDIFFERENCE


(A) EARNESTNESS Giving the Whole Heart to God

In Love
De 6:5; 30:2

In Obedience
Ps 119:2,34

In Trust
Pr 3:5

In Prayer
Jer 29:13

In Repentance
Joe 2:12; Mt 22:37; Ac 8:37

--SEE Consecration (1), SURRENDERED LIFE
& (4), SURRENDERED LIFE
Undivided Service, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS

(B) THE PRESSURE OF DUTY

It burns Like an Inward Fire
Jer 20:9

It Calls like the Voice of a Lion
Am 3:8

It Binds the Soul to its Task
Lu 12:50

It Urges to Haste
Joh 9:4

It Makes the Message Imperative
Ac 4:20; 18:5; 20:22

It Sounds a Woe in the Ears of him who Falters
1Co 9:16

--SEE Self-sacrifice (3), SELFISHNESS

(C) CRYING TO GOD Examples of

Ex 2:23; 14:10; 17:4; Jud 3:9; 4:3; 6:7; 1Sa 7:9; 1Ki 17:20; 1Ch 5:20; 2Ch 13:14; 14:11; Ps 34:6; 61:2; La 2:18

--SEE Importunity, PRAYER
Seekers, SEEKING GOD
Intercession, INTERCESSION
& INTERCESSION
& INTERCESSION

(D) SEVEN EARNEST SUPPLIANTS

The cry for Help (Jacob)
Ge 32:26

The cry for Intercession (Moses)
Ex 32:31,32

The cry for Wisdom (Solomon)
1Ki 3:7-9

The cry for Cleansing (David)
Ps 51:1,2

The cry of the Dying Soul (Penitent Thief)
Lu 23:42

The cry for Salvation (Philippian Jailer)
Ac 16:30

The cry for Deliverance (Paul)
2Co 12:8,9

(E) ZEAL commands concerning

Ec 9:10; Ro 12:11; 1Co 14:12; Ga 4:18; 2Ti 1:6; 2Pe 1:13; Re 3:19

--SEE Diligence, BUSINESS LIFE
Work (2), WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Serve God, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Service Enjoined, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS

(F) ZEALOUSNESS, examples of

2Ki 10:16; Ne 4:21; Ps 119:139; Isa 62:1; Jer 20:9; Lu 8:39; Ac 18:25; 2Co 9:2; Col 4:13; 1Th 2:9

--SEE Personal Work, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Consecration (2), SURRENDERED LIFE

(G) CHRIST'S ZEAL

(1) General References to

Isa 59:17; Lu 2:49; Joh 2:17; 4:34; 9:4; Ac 10:38

(2) He Felt the Imperative Call of Duty

He must be about his Father's Business
Lu 2:49

He must Preach
Lu 4:43

He must Accomplish his Work
Lu 12:50

He must Work while the Day Lasted
Joh 9:4

He must go to Jerusalem to suffer
Mt 16:21

(H) ZEAL IN SOUL WINNING

Mt 18:11; Joh 4:35; Ro 9:3; 10:1; 11:14; 1Co 9:22

--SEE Soul-winners, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS

(I) SOLICITUDE

(1) For the Wayward

Ps 119:53,136,158; Jer 13:17; 14:17; Mt 23:37; Mr 8:12; Ac 20:31; Php 3:18

--SEE Lamentations (2), SORROW
Tears, TEARS

(2) For the Welfare of the Church

Ro 1:11; 2Co 2:4; 11:3,29; Ga 4:19; Col 2:1

(3) For Israel

Ezr 9:3; Ne 1:4; Isa 22:4; 62:1; Jer 4:19; 8:21; 9:1; La 2:13; 3:48; Mic 1:8; Lu 13:34; 19:41; Ro 9:2

--SEE Lamentations, SORROW

(J) HOLY AMBITION, General References to

Lu 13:24; 1Co 9:24; 12:31; 14:1,12; Php 3:13,14; 2Ti 2:15

(K) SPIRITUAL STRIVING

Lu 13:24; 1Co 9:25; Php 1:27; 3:14; Col 1:29; Heb 12:4

--SEE Christian Race, YOUNG PEOPLE

(L) INDIFFERENCE, religious

(1) In Spirit

Ps 123:4; Isa 32:9; 47:8; 64:7; Am 6:1; Zep 1:12; Mt 22:5; 24:12

--SEE Spiritual Deafness, DEAFNESS
Dead in Sin, DEATH
Dullness, DULLNESS
Prayerlessness, INDIFFERENCE

(2) In Service

Nu 32:6; Jos 18:3; Jud 5:23; 2Ch 24:5; Ne 3:5; Jer 48:10; Eze 33:31

--SEE Procrastination, HASTE
Unfaithfulness, UNFAITHFULNESS

(M) NEGLECT

(1) Of Duty

Jud 5:23; 21:8; Ne 3:5; 9:35; Mt 7:26; 25:27; Lu 12:47; Jas 2:14; 4:17

--SEE Unfaithfulness, UNFAITHFULNESS
Sins of Omission, SIN

(2) Of Mercy and Help

Ps 109:16; Pr 21:13; Eze 34:4; Zec 11:16; Mt 25:43; Lu 16:20,21; Jas 4:17

--SEE Poor (5), POVERTY
Inhospitality, SOCIAL LIFE
Selfishness (2), SELFISHNESS

(C) Of Salvation, causes of

Impenitence
Eze 33:9

Absorption in Business
Lu 14:18

Procrastination
Ac 24:25

Insensibility
Ac 28:27

Perilous if Persisted in
Heb 2:3; 12:25

(N) HALF-HEARTEDNESS in service, examples of

Jehu
2Ki 10:31

Joash
2Ki 13:18,19

Jehoshaphat's Subjects
2Ch 20:33

Amaziah
2Ch 25:2

Judah
Jer 3:10

Israel
Ho 10:2

--SEE Indecision, INSTABILITY
Doublemindedness, INSTABILITY

(O) PRAYERLESSNESS

Ps 53:4; Isa 43:22; 64:7; Jer 10:21; Da 9:13; Ho 7:7; Zep 1:6; Jas 4:2

EARTH


facts concerning

Ge 1:1; 8:22; 10:25; 2Sa 22:8; Job 26:7; Ps 24:1; Isa 6:3

---Destruction of. --SEE End of the World, END OF THE WORLD

EARTHQUAKES


Ex 19:18; 1Sa 14:15; 1Ki 19:11; Ps 114:7; Mt 27:51; 28:2; Ac 16:26; Re 11:19

EASTER


(Passover)

Ac 12:4

EBEN-EZER


a place near Mizpeh

1Sa 4:1; 5:1; 7:12

EBER OR HEBER


a descendant of Shem

Ge 10:21

ECLIPSE


a time of darkness

Isa 13:10; Eze 32:7; Joe 2:10; Am 8:9; Mt 24:29

EDEN


the garden of

Ge 2:8; 3:23; Isa 51:3; Eze 28:13; 31:9; 36:35; Joe 2:3

EDIFICATION


the building up of believers

Ro 14:19; 15:2; 1Co 8:1; 14:3,26; 2Co 10:8; 12:19; Eph 4:12,29

EDOMITES


descendants of Esau

Ge 36:9; Nu 20:18; De 2:4; 23:7; Jud 11:17; 1Ki 11:1

EGGS


De 22:6; Job 39:14; Isa 10:14; 59:5; Lu 11:12

EGYPT


as a false refuge

Ge 12:10; 26:2; 39:1; 46:3; Ex 4:19; Isa 30:2; 31:1; Eze 17:15; 29:6,16

--SEE Trust in Man, 3184

EHUD


one of the judges

Jud 3:15,20,26; 4:1

EKRON


a city of the Philistines

Jos 13:3; 15:11; 1Sa 5:10; 6:16; 7:14; 17:52; 2Ki 1:2; Jer 25:20; Am 1:8

ELAH


a king of Israel

1Ki 16:6,8

ELAM


a district S. E. of Mesopotamia

Ge 14:1; Isa 21:2; Jer 25:25; Eze 32:24; Ac 2:9

ELATH


a city of Idumea

De 2:8; 1Ki 9:26; 2Ch 8:17

ELEAZAR


a high priest

Ex 6:23; 28:1; Nu 3:32; 4:16; 16:37; 20:26; 26:63; 34:17; Jos 24:33; 1Ch 24:1

ELECTION


of God's people

Ex 6:7; De 4:37; 7:6; Mt 25:34; Joh 15:16; Ga 4:30; Eph 1:4; 1Pe 1:2

--SEE Predestination, PREDESTINATION

ELIAB


David's eldest brother

1Sa 16:6; 17:28; 1Ch 27:18; 2Ch 11:18

ELI


a judge and high priest

1Sa 1:9,25; 2:11,22; 3:1; 4:15; 1Ki 2:27

---Characteristics of

Tenderness with childhood
1Sa 3:6

Spiritual Perception
1Sa 3:8

Submission
1Sa 3:18

Spiritual Solicitude
1Sa 4:13

Unfaithfulness to stewardship
1Sa 2:29-36

Parental Indulgence
1Sa 3:13

ELIAKIM


son of Hilkiah

2Ki 18:18; Isa 22:20; 36:3

---, king of Judah. SEE Jehoiakim, JEHOIAKIM

ELIEZER


of Damascus, Abraham's steward

Ge 15:2

ELIJAH


the prophet

(1) General References to

1Ki 17:1,15,23; 18:21; 19:5,19; 21:17; 2Ki 1:3,10; 2:11; 2Ch 21:12; Mal 4:5; Mt 17:3; Lu 4:26; 9:54; Jas 5:17

---Summary of his life

---Three times fed with Divine Supplies
--By Ravens
1Ki 17:6

--By miraculously increased store of the widow
1Ki 17:15

--By an angel
1Ki 19:5-8

A fearless reformer
1Ki 18:17-40

Rebuked kings
1Ki 21:20; 2Ki 1:16

Mighty in prayer
1Ki 17:20-22; 18:36-38; Jas 5:17

In one instance yielded to discouragement
1Ki 19:3,4

Not infallible in judgment
1Ki 19:14,18

Divinely honoured
2Ki 2:11; Mt 17:3

---, Miracles of. See MIRACLES

(2) Prophecies of

1Ki 17:1; 21:19-24; 2Ki 1:2-17; 9:25-37; 2Ch 21:12-15

ELIMELECH


father-in-law of Ruth

Ru 1:2; 2:3; 4:3

ELIPHAZ


the Temanite

Job 2:11; 4:1

ELISABETH


the mother of John the Baptist

Lu 1:5,24,36,57

ELISHA


successor of the prophet Elijah

(1) General References to

1Ki 19:16,19; 2Ki 2:2,12,24; 3:13; 4:2,8,32,38; 5:8; 2Ki 6:1; 7:1; 8:1; 9:1; 13:14,21

(2) A "Model Spiritual Leader"

A man of great energy
1Ki 19:19

When called, made a complete surrender
1Ki 19:20,21

Sought a spiritual equipment
2Ki 2:9

Spoke with authority, as the oracle of God
2Ki 3:16,17

Put his entire personality into the work
2Ki 4:34,35

Was of incorruptible integrity
2Ki 5:16

Lived in the spirit of victory
2Ki 6:15,16

A man of spiritual vision
2Ki 6:17

Died a victorious death
2Ki 13:14-19

Had a wonderful posthumous influence
2Ki 13:20,21

---, Miracles of. SEE Miracles, MIRACLES

ELKANAH


the father of Samuel

1Sa 1:1,4,23; 2:20

EMMAUS


a village near Jerusalem

Lu 24:13

EMOTIONAL HEARERS


Mt 8:19; Mr 4:5; Lu 11:27; Ga 4:15

--SEE Shallowness,

EMPTINESS-FULNESS


(A) EMPTINESS OR VANITY of the Worldly Life (Ps 39.11; 62.9)

Ps 39:11; 62:9; Ec 1:2; 2:1; 4:16; 11:10; Eph 4:17

(B) MEN UNSATISFIED, with Temporal Things

Opportunities for Seeing and Hearing
Ec 1:8

Aimless Toil
Ec 4:8

Accumulation of Wealth
Ec 5:10

Gratification of Appetite
Ec 6:7; Isa 29:8

Pursuit of Worldly Objects
Isa 55:2; 65:13

Prodigality
Lu 15:14; Joh 4:13; Re 18:14

--SEE Dissatisfaction, DISCONTENT
No Peace, UNREST
Unrest, UNREST

(C) PERIL OF AN EMPTY HEART

Mt 12:43,44,45

(D) SPIRITUAL FULNESS, Satisfies the Deepest Needs

The Overflowing Cup
Ps 23:5

Fulness of Blessing
Mal 3:10; Mt 5:6

Fulness of Joy
Joh 15:11; Ro 15:29

Fulness of God
Eph 3:19

Fulness of the Spirit
Eph 5:18

Fulness of Wisdom
Col 1:9

--SEE The Holy Spirit (2), (4), (5), HOLY SPIRIT
& HOLY SPIRIT
& HOLY SPIRIT
Thirst Satisfied, SATISFACTION

(E) FULNESS OF CHRIST

Joh 1:16; Eph 1:22,23; 4:13; Col 1:19; 2:9

(F) SPIRIT FILLED MEN

Lu 1:15; 4:1; Ac 2:4; 4:8,31; 7:55; 11:24; 13:9,52

ENABLING GRACE


Lu 10:19; Ro 14:4; 2Co 3:6; 9:8; Php 4:13; 1Ti 1:12

--SEE Spiritual Power, POWER

END OF THE WORLD OR CONSUMMATION OF THE AGE


Mt 13:39,49; 24:3; 28:20; Heb 9:26

--SEE Day of the Lord, DAY OF THE LORD

EN-DOR


a town west of the Jordan

Jos 17:11; 1Sa 28:7; Ps 83:10

ENEMIES


(1) God Delivers from

1Sa 12:11; Ezr 8:31; Ps 18:48; Isa 62:8; Lu 1:71

(2) Of God, their Punishment

Ex 15:6; De 32:41; Jud 5:31; Ps 68:1; 74:23; Isa 1:24

--SEE Wicked, WICKED

---of the Soul. See BATTLE OF LIFE

EN-GEDI


(1) Or Hazezon-tamar, a city of Judah

Ge 14:7; Jos 15:62; 2Ch 20:2; So 1:14

(2) Wilderness of

1Sa 23:29; 24:1

(3) Cave

1Sa 24:3

ENGINES OF WAR


2Ch 26:15; Eze 26:9

ENLARGEMENT


(1) Spiritual. SEE DEVELOPMENT

(2) National, of Israel

Ex 34:24; De 12:20; 19:8

--SEE Heathen Cast out, CANAAN, LAND OF
Land of Promise, CANAAN, LAND OF

ENOCH


the father or Methuselah

(1) General References to

Ge 5:18,22; Lu 3:37; Heb 11:5; Jude 1:14

(2) "The man who walked with God",

Walking with God
Ge 5:24

Pleasing God
Heb 11:5

Witnessing for God
Jude 1:14

ENON


a place where John baptised

Joh 3:23

ENVY


(1) Forbidden

Ps 37:1; Pr 3:31; 14:30; 23:17; 24:1; Ro 13:13; 1Co 13:4; Ga 5:26; Jas 3:14

(2) Examples of

Ge 4:5; 26:14; 37:11; Nu 16:3; Es 5:13; Ps 73:3; Da 6:4; Mt 27:18; Ac 13:45

--SEE Jealousy, JEALOUSY

EPAPHRAS


a companion of Paul

Col 1:7; 4:12; Phm 1:23

EPAPHRODITUS


a fellow-labourer with Paul

Php 2:25; 4:18

EPHAH


a measure

Ex 16:36; Le 19:36; Jud 6:19; Ru 2:17; 1Sa 1:24

--SEE Tables, 3535

EPHESUS


a city of Asia Minor

Ac 18:19,24; 19:17,26; 20:16; 1Co 15:32; 1Ti 1:3; 2Ti 1:18; 4:12; Re 2:1

EPHOD


a vestment worn the high priest

Ex 28:4,25; 39:2,22; Jud 8:27; 17:5; 18:14; 1Sa 2:18; 23:9; 1Sa 30:7; 2Sa 6:14; Ho 3:4

EPHRAIM


(1) Son of Joseph

Ge 41:52; 48:5,14; 1Ch 7:20

(2) Tribe of

Nu 1:33; De 33:17; Jos 16:5; Jud 1:22; 8:1; 12:1; 2Sa 2:9; 2Ch 15:9; 28:7; Isa 11:13

(3) Town of

2Sa 13:23; 2Ch 13:19; Joh 11:54

(4) A Gate of Jerusalem

2Ki 14:13; Ne 8:16; 12:39

ERASTUS


a Christian convert

Ac 19:22; Ro 16:23; 2Ti 4:20

ESAU


eldest son of Isaac

(1) General References to

Ge 25:25,34; 26:34; 27:1,30; 33:9; 36:1; Ro 9:13; Heb 11:20; 12:16

(2) "The Man who lost his Inheritance," facts concerning

---A Hunter
Ge 25:27

---Impulsive, dominated by appetite
Ge 25:32

---Made a bad bargain
Ge 25:33

---Lacking in appreciation of higher things
Ge 25:34

---Married heathen wives
Ge 26:34

---Lost his blessing
Ge 27:30-38

---Sought to repent when too late
Heb 12:16,17

ESHCOL


a fruitful valley

Nu 13:23; 32:9; De 1:24

ESHTAOL


a town of Judah

Jos 15:33; 19:41; Jud 13:25; 16:31

ESTHER


the queen, consort of Ahasuerus

"The Woman for an Emergency,"

Es 4:14-16

Characteristics of

---Beauty
Es 2:7

---Self-denial and heroism
Es 4:16

---Tact
Es 5:8

---Courage
Es 7:6

---Patriotism
Es 8:3-6

--SEE Notable Women, WOMEN

ETHANIM


seventh month, October

Le 23:24; 25:9; 1Ki 8:2; Ezr 3:1

ETHIOPIA OR CUSH


Job 28:19; Ps 68:31; Isa 43:3; 45:14; Ac 8:27

EUNICE


mother of Timothy

Ac 16:1; 2Ti 1:5

EUNUCHS


mentioned

De 23:1; Isa 56:3; Mt 19:12; Ac 8:27

EUPHRATES


a river

Ge 2:14; 15:18; De 11:24; 1Ch 5:9

EVANGELISTS


Ac 21:8; Eph 4:11; 2Ti 4:5

--SEE Philip (b), PHILIP

EVERLASTING ARMS


De 33:27; Isa 46:4; Mr 10:16

EVE


the consort of Adam

Ge 2:22; 3:1,6,20; 2Co 11:3; 1Ti 2:13

EVILDOERS


(1) Warnings to

Ps 34:16; 37:9; 94:16; 119:115; Isa 9:17; 14:20; 31:2

(2) Examples of

Jud 2:11; 3:7; 4:1; 6:1; 10:6; 13:1; 1Ki 14:22; 15:26; 16:7; 2Ki 8:27; 13:2; 14:24; 15:9,28; 17:2; 21:2; 23:32; 24:9; Ne 9:28; Isa 65:12; 2Ti 4:14

--SEE Evil Generation, GENERATION, EVIL

EVIL FULNESS


( full of evil)

Ge 15:16; Ec 9:3; Mt 23:31,32; Ac 13:10; Ro 1:29

--SEE Depravity, NATION, THE

EVIL PUT AWAY


De 13:5; 17:7; 19:19; 21:21; 22:21; 24:7; Job 22:23; 1Co 5:13

--SEE Shun Evil, WARNINGS

EVIL SPIRITS, MANY


Mr 16:9; Lu 8:30; 11:26; Eph 6:12

--SEE Evil Spirits, EVIL SPIRITS

EXALTATION-ABASEMENT


(A) EXALTATION

(1) Of Christ. SEE CHRIST'S DIVINITY

(2) Of God

Ps 21:13; 47:9; 57:11; 99:5; 108:5; 118:28; Isa 12:4; 25:1; 33:5

--SEE Honour (1), HONOUR
Glorifying God, GLORIFYING GOD

(3) Of the Saints promised

Ps 91:14; Isa 33:16; 58:14; Da 12:3; Hab 3:19; Mt 19:28; Lu 19:17; 1Co 6:2; Re 3:21; 5:10; 11:12

--SEE Reward, FUTURE, THE
& FUTURE, THE
Spiritual Crowns, FUTURE, THE
Eternal Glory, FUTURE, THE
Second Coming, FUTURE, THE

(4) From God

Ge 45:8; 1Sa 2:7; 2Sa 7:8; 1Ki 14:7; Ps 75:7; Da 2:21

--SEE Honour from God, HONOUR
Reversals, REVERSALS

(5) Of Israel SEE ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(B) SPIRITUAL KINGSHIP, conditions of

Fidelity
Lu 22:28,29; Ro 5:17; 1Co 4:8

Endurance
2Ti 2:12

Spiritual Cleansing
Re 1:5,6; 2:27

Victory over Satan
Re 20:4; 22:5

--SEE Spiritual Crowns, FUTURE, THE
Eternal Glory, FUTURE, THE
Reward, FUTURE, THE
& FUTURE, THE

(C) PROMOTION

(1) Examples of Earthly

Ge 39:5; 41:40; 1Ki 11:28; Es 6:11; Da 2:48; 3:30; 5:29; 6:2

(2) Of Unworthy Men

Es 3:1; 5:11; Pr 3:35; 19:10; 30:22; Ec 10:7

(D) ABASEMENT

(1) Of the Proud Foretold

Job 40:12; Ps 101:5; Pr 15:25; 29:23; Isa 2:12; Jer 50:32; Mal 4:1; Lu 1:52

(2) Examples of

---Pharaoh
Ex 15:4

---Sennacherib
2Ch 32:21

---Haman
Es 7:9

---Nebuchadnezzar
Da 4:33

---Belshazzar
Da 5:28

---Nineveh
Zep 2:15

(3) General References to the Humbling of the Proud

Job 9:13; 24:24; 26:12; Ps 18:27; 20:8; 106:43; Isa 10:12; Isa 14:11; 23:9; 26:5; 60:14; Mt 11:23

--SEE 1170

(E) HUMILIATION of Sinners

(1) Threatened

2Ki 19:28; Ps 35:26; Isa 13:11; 22:19; 25:11; 26:5; Jer 23:40; Jer 49:16; Eze 28:8; Am 3:11; 9:2

--SEE Wicked Confounded, WICKED

(2) Examples of

Ex 32:20; Nu 12:15; 2Ch 32:21; Es 7:10; Jer 48:39

--SEE Fall of the Wicked, INSECURITY
Israel Humbled, ISRAEL-THE JEWS

EXAMPLE


(1) Christ's Example to be followed

Mt 11:29; 16:24; Joh 13:15; Ro 15:5; 2Co 10:1; Php 2:5; Col 3:13; Heb 3:1; 12:2; 1Pe 2:21

(2) Evil Example to be shunned

Le 20:23; De 18:9; Pr 22:24,25; Eze 20:18; Heb 4:11; 12:15; 2Pe 3:17

--SEE Evil Associations, ASSOCIATION
& ASSOCIATION
Sinful Imitation, WORLDLINESS

(3) Good Example, General References to

Joh 13:15; 2Th 3:9; 1Ti 4:12; Tit 2:7; Heb 11:4; Jas 5:10; 1Pe 2:21

--SEE Good Influence, GOOD

(4) Paul's Example

Ac 20:35; 1Co 4:16; 7:7; 11:1; Php 3:17; 4:9; 2Th 3:7; 2Ti 1:13

(5) Parental. SEE HOME

EXCELLENCIES, DIVINE


Job 37:23; Ps 8:1; Isa 12:5; 28:29

--SEE Perfection, Divine, PERFECTION

EXECUTIONERS


Jer 39:9; Da 2:14; Mr 6:27

EXERCISE, SPIRITUAL


Mt 25:16; 1Ti 4:7; 2Ti 1:6

EXHORTATIONS


(1) Duty of Giving

1Ti 4:13; 2Ti 4:2; Tit 1:9; 2:15; Heb 3:13; 10:25

(2) Examples of

Lu 3:18; Ac 2:40; 11:23; 14:22; 15:32; 2Co 9:5; 1Th 5:14; 2Th 3:12; 1Ti 2:1; Heb 13:22; 1Pe 5:1

--SEE Take Heed, WARNINGS
Preaching, LEADERS
Keep Thyself, CONDUCT

EXHORTATIONS, SPECIAL


(a) To Avoid Various forms of Evil

Pr 4:15; Ro 16:17; 1Ti 6:20; 2Ti 2:16,23; Tit 3:9

--SEE Abstain, ABSTAIN
Shun Evil, WARNINGS

(b) To Choose between God and Evil

Ex 32:26; De 30:19; Jos 24:15; 1Ki 18:21

--SEE Call to Decision, INVITATIONS

(c) To Hearken to Admonition

De 4:1; 2Ch 20:15; Job 34:10; Pr 7:24; Isa 51:1; Mic 1:2; Mr 7:14; Jas 2:5

(d) To Hold Fast the Good

1Th 5:21; Heb 3:6; 4:14; 10:23; Re 3:3

--SEE Endurance, STEADFASTNESS
Perseverance, STEADFASTNESS
Steadfastness (1), STEALING

(e) To Redeem the Time

Ps 90:12; Ec 12:1; 1Co 7:29; Eph 5:16; Col 4:5

EXPECTATION-DISAPPOINTMENT


(A) EXPECTATION

(1) Of the Righteous

Ps 62:5; Pr 24:14; Php 1:20

--SEE Hope, HOPE

(2) Of the Wicked

Pr 10:28; 11:7,23; Zec 9:5; Ac 12:11

(B) DISAPPOINTMENT of the sinful life

De 28:39; Job 11:20; 20:18; 27:17; Pr 11:7; Isa 17:11; Jer 8:15; Jer 14:19; Am 5:11; Mic 6:15; Zep 1:13

--SEE Dissatisfaction, DISCONTENT
Discouragement, DISCOURAGEMENT
Sin's Harvest, REAPING

(C) FALSE HOPES

Job 8:13; 11:20; 27:8; Ps 10:6; Pr 10:28

See EXPECTATION

EXPRESSION OF GOOD-REPRESSION OF EVIL


(A) EXPRESSION DEEPENS FEELING

(1) Different forms of Religious Expression Required

Service
Ps 100:2

Testimony
Ps 145:11

Praise
Ps 147:1

Benevolence
Lu 6:38

Self-denial
Lu 9:23

Prayer
Php 4:6

(2) Expression Required by Christ

As to Faith, of blind men
Mt 9:28

--- --, of Peter
Mt 16:15

--- --, Of Woman with issue
Lu 8:45

--- --, of Martha
Joh 11:26

--- Desires, of blind men
Mr 10:51

--- --, of impotent man
Joh 5:6

--- Subject uppermost in the minds of the disciples
Mr 9:33; Lu 24:17

--- Needs of the hour, of Philip
Joh 6:5

--- Loyalty, of the disciples
Joh 6:67

--- Love, of Peter
Joh 21:15

(B) REPRESSION OF EVIL

Seven Evils to be Repressed

Idle Curiosity
1Sa 6:19

Evil Speech
Ps 39:1

Avarice
Mt 6:19

Unholy Ambition
Mr 10:44

Evil Thoughts
2Co 10:5

Evil Desires and Passions
Col 3:5

Worldliness
1Jo 2:15

EYES OPENED


Ge 21:19; Nu 22:31; 2Ki 6:17; Lu 24:31

EYES


to be guarded against evil

Ps 119:37; Pr 4:25; Isa 33:15; Mt 5:29

EZEKIEL


the prophet.

SEE book of Ezekiel

EZION-GABER


a city near the Red Sea

Nu 33:35; De 2:8; 1Ki 9:26; 2Ch 8:17; 20:36

EZRA


the scribe

Ezr 7:1,10,25; 10:1,16; Ne 12:26,36

---Characteristics of

Trustworthiness
Ezr 7:13-26

Prayerfulness
Ezr 8:21; 10:1

Faith
Ezr 8:22

Self-denial
Ezr 10:6

A Reformer
Ezr 10:2-5

Honoured God's Word

---By Study
Ezr 7:10

---By Public Reading and Exposition
Ne 8:2-8

---By Transcribing it
Ezr 7:11

FABLES


warnings concerning

1Ti 1:4; 4:7; 2Ti 4:4; Tit 1:14; 2Pe 1:16

FAILURE, SPIRITUAL


Mt 7:27; 17:16; Lu 14:30; 1Co 3:15; Heb 4:6

FAITH DEFENDED


Ga 2:11; Php 1:17,27; Tit 1:13; Jude 1:3

FAITHFULNESS-UNFAITHFULNESS


(A) FAITHFULNESS, DIVINE

(1) Of God

De 7:9; 9:5; 1Ki 8:56; Ps 36:5; 89:1; 105:8; 1Co 1:9; Heb 6:18; 1Pe 4:19

--SEE God of Truth, TRUTH
God's Word Sure, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(2) Of Christ

1Th 5:24; 2Th 3:3; 2Ti 2:13; Heb 2:17; 10:23; Re 1:5; 19:11

(B) FIDELITY

(1) In Business, SEE Business Life, BUSINESS LIFE

(2) To God, examples of

Nu 12:7; 14:24; 1Ki 19:18; Ne 7:2; 1Co 4:17; Col 1:7; 4:9; Re 17:14

--SEE Steadfastness (2), STEADFASTNESS
Walking with God, FELLOWSHIP

(3) Rewards of

Mt 24:45; Lu 19:17; Re 2:10; 20:4

--SEE Reward, REWARD

(4) In Keeping the Covenant with God

Ex 19:5; De 33:9; Ps 103:17,18; 132:12; Isa 56:4; Da 9:4

--SEE Steadfastness (2), STEADFASTNESS

(C) UNFAITHFULNESS of men

(1) Warnings Concerning

So 1:6; Isa 5:7; Ho 10:1; Mt 21:43; 25:24,25; Lu 16:12

--SEE Unfruitfulness, UNFRUITFULNESS
Neglect, INDIFFERENCE
Half-heartedness, INDIFFERENCE

(2) Covenant-breakers

Le 26:15; Ps 55:20; Isa 24:5; 33:8; Jer 11:10; 22:9; Eze 17:19; 44:7; Ro 1:31,32; Heb 8:9

--SEE Backsliders, DETERIORATION

(D) APOSTASY

(1) Warnings Concerning

1Ti 1:19; 4:1; 2Ti 4:4; Heb 3:12; 2Pe 3:17

--SEE Idolatry, FALSE WORSHIP
Instability, INSTABILITY
& INSTABILITY
Spiritual Adultery, ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(2) Examples of

Ex 32:1; De 13:13; Jud 2:17; Ne 9:26; Eze 36:20; Ac 7:39; 2Ti 4:10; Heb 6:6; 1Jo 2:19

--SEE Backsliding, DETERIORATION

(E) FORSAKING GOD

(1) General References to

2Ch 15:2; Ezr 8:22; Jer 1:16; 2:13; 5:19; 15:6; Eze 6:9; 2Pe 2:15

--SEE God Rejected, REJECTION of God and truth

(2) Examples of

De 28:20; Jud 10:13; 1Sa 8:8; 1Ki 11:33; 2Ch 12:1; 21:10; Ezr 9:10; Isa 43:22; Jer 17:13

--SEE Estrangement, ESTRANGEMENT
Wanderers, ESTRANGEMENT

(F) FORSAKING CHRIST

Mt 19:22; 26:56; Joh 6:66; 1Jo 2:19

FAITHFUL SAYINGS


1Ti 1:15; 4:9; 2Ti 2:11; Tit 3:8

FAITH-UNBELIEF


(A) FAITH (Select Reading He.11)
Heb 11:1-40

(1) General References to

Lu 17:5; 18:8; Ro 10:17; 14:23; 2Co 5:7; Ga 5:6; 1Ti 1:5; Heb 11:1,39; Jas 2:17; 1Jo 5:4

(2) Faith Enjoined, Reasons for

Assures Success
2Ch 20:20; Mr 11:2; Lu 8:50

A Fundamental Duty
Joh 6:28,29; 20:27

A Defensive Weapon
Eph 6:16; 1Th 5:8; 1Ti 1:19; 6:12; Heb 10:22

An Indispensable Element in Religion
Heb 11:6

Essential in Prayer
Jas 1:5,6

Should Be United with Love
1Jo 3:23

(3) Justification by

Hab 2:4; Ro 4:3; 5:1; Ga 3:6; Php 3:9; Heb 10:38; 11:4

--SEE Justification (1), JUSTIFICATION
Salvation (2), SALVATION

(4) Blessings According to

Mt 8:13; 9:29,30; 17:20; 21:21; Mr 9:23

(5) Victorious Faith, examples of

Abraham
Ge 22:8

Caleb
Jos 14:12

Jonathan
1Sa 14:6

David
1Sa 17:37

Jehoshaphat
2Ch 20:12; 32:7

Job
Job 19:25

The Three Hebrew Captives
Da 3:17

Paul
Ac 27:25; Ro 4:20

The Ancient Worthies
Heb 11:33

--SEE Committal, FAITH
Trust (3), FAITH
Confidence in God, FAITH

(6) Faith in Christ Secures Salvation

Joh 3:16; 3:36; 5:24; 6:40; 11:25; 12:46; 20:31; Ac 8:37; Ac 10:43; 13:39; 16:31; Ro 9:33; 10:9; 2Ti 3:15; 1Jo 5:1

(7) Great Faith, examples of

---The Leper
Mt 8:2

---The Centurion
Mt 8:10

---The Ruler
Mt 9:18

---The Blind Man
Mt 9:28

---The Diseased
Mt 14:36

---The Syrophenician woman
Mt 15:28

---The Afflicted woman
Mr 5:28
(8) Special Promises to those who Exercise

Answer to Prayer
Mt 21:22

Sonship
Joh 1:12; 7:38

Power
Joh 14:12; Ro 10:11; Col 1:23

Soul Rest
Heb 4:3

Spiritual Inheritance
Jas 2:5

Spiritual Foundation
1Pe 2:6

Spiritual Assurance
1Jo 5:14

(9) Aids to Faith

Ex 4:5; 19:9; Isa 41:20; 43:10; Joh 1:7; 11:15,42; 13:19; Joh 14:29; 17:21; 19:35; 20:31

--SEE Knowledge, KNOWLEDGE

(10) Instances of Weak Faith

Mt 6:30; 8:26; 14:31; 16:8

(11) Faith Tested SEE TESTS, SPIRITUAL

(12) Honoured by Christ and the Apostles

Mr 1:41; 2:5; 5:34; 7:29; 10:52; Lu 7:10; 17:14; Joh 4:51; 9:7; Ac 14:9

(13) Believers, General References to

Joh 2:22; 4:53; 7:31; 8:30; 10:42; 12:42; 17:8; Ac 9:42; Ac 16:34; 17:12; 19:18; 24:14; Ro 4:18; 2Ti 1:12

--SEE Faith (5), (7), FAITH
& FAITH

(14) Obstacles that Test the Faith of Believers

Lack of Sympathy on the part of the Church
Mt 15:23; Mr 10:13

Discouraging Circumstances
Lu 5:18,19

Unbelieving Friends
Mr 5:35

Scoffers
Joh 9:24

Divine Delays, not a hindrance but a test
Joh 11:3-6

--SEE Hindrances, HINDRANCES
Faith Tested, TESTS, SPIRITUAL

(B) TRUST in God

(1) Exhortations to

Ps 37:3,5; 115:11; 118:8; Pr 3:5; Isa 26:4; 50:10

--SEE Hope, HOPE

(2) Special Promises Concerning

2Sa 22:31; Ps 31:19; 32:10; 34:22; 125:1; Pr 29:25; Isa 26:3; Jer 17:7; Na 1:7

--SEE Salvation, SALVATION

(3) Examples of

2Ki 18:5; Job 13:15; Ps 25:2; 56:3; 57:1; Isa 12:2; 1Ti 4:10; 2Ti 1:12

--SEE God Our Strength, POWER

(4) Committal into God's Hands

Ps 31:5; Lu 23:46; Ac 7:59; 2Ti 1:12; 1Pe 2:23; 4:19

--SEE 1214

(C) CONFIDENCE IN GOD, examples of

Nu 14:8; Ps 3:6; 20:7; 23:4; 27:3; 46:2; Isa 12:2; Hab 3:18

--SEE Assurance, ASSURANCE
Hope in God, HOPE

(D) UNBELIEF

(1) Of Religious Men

Abraham, when promised a Child in Old Age
Ge 17:17

Moses, when told the Host of Israel should be Fed
Nu 11:21; 20:12

The Disciples, in Failing to Heal a Demoniac
Mt 17:19,20

Zacharias, when Promised that he should have a Great Son
Lu 1:20

The Disciples, when told of the Resurrection of Christ
Lu 24:11

(2) General Examples of

Ge 19:14; 2Ki 7:2; Ps 78:19; Isa 53:1; Mt 13:58; 21:32; Lu 22:67; Joh 3:11; 4:48; 6:64; 10:25; 12:37

--SEE Unbelievers, UNBELIEF
Scoffers, IRREVERENCE

(3) Warnings Concerning

De 32:20; Ho 8:12; Mr 16:14; Joh 3:18; 3:36; 8:24; 16:8,9; Ro 11:20; 2Th 2:12; Heb 3:12; 4:11; Jude 1:5

(4) Unbelievers, General References to

Lu 12:46; Joh 4:48; 5:38; 8:45; 10:26; Ac 14:2; 2Th 3:2; Re 21:8

(E) DOUBT

(1) Rebuked by Christ

Mt 6:30

Peter sinking in the Sea
Mt 14:31; 16:8

The Disciples Powerless to Heal
Mt 17:17

The Disciples in the Storm
Mr 4:40

The Two on the Way to Emmaus
Lu 24:25; Joh 20:27

--SEE 1219-1221, 1219

(2) Momentary Doubts cloud the Skies of Believers

Abraham, as to the Inheritance of Canaan
Ge 15:8

Gideon, as to Victory over Midian
Jud 6:17

John the Baptist, as to the Messiahship of Jesus
Mt 11:3; 28:17

Martha, as to the Resurrection of Lazarus
Joh 11:39

Thomas, as to the Resurrection of Christ
Joh 20:25

Early Christians, as to the Deliverance of Peter
Ac 12:14,15

--SEE Sign-seekers, CURIOSITY

(F) ATHEISM, general references to

Ps 10:4; 14:1; 36:1; Pr 30:9; Jer 5:12; 1Jo 2:22

--SEE Scoffers, IRREVERENCE
Despisers, DESPISERS
Godlessness, UNRIGHTEOUSNESS

(G) MATERIALISM, instances of

Mt 22:23; Ac 17:18,32; 23:8; 1Co 15:12

--SEE Sadducees, SECTS AND PARTIES
Resurrection, IMMORTALITY

FALL OF ADAM


Ge 3:6; Isa 43:27; Ro 5:12; 1Co 15:21; 1Ti 2:14

FALSE WORSHIP


(A) IDOLATRY

(1) Forbidden

Ge 35:2; Ex 20:4; 34:17; Le 26:1; De 7:25; 11:16; 16:22; Ps 81:9; Isa 42:8; 1Jo 5:21

--SEE Iconoclasm, RELIGIOUS REFORMS
& RELIGIOUS REFORMS

(2) Prophecies concerning the Overthrow of

Isa 2:20; 17:8; Jer 51:47; Mi 5:13; Zec 13:2

--SEE Worldwide Missions, MISSIONS

(3) Idols Characterized, as

Insentiate
De 4:28; Ps 115:4

Perishable
Isa 40:20

Helpless
Isa 45:20; Jer 10:5; Ac 14:18

Unworthy of Worship of Intelligent Beings
Ac 17:29

Degrading
Ro 1:22,23; 1Co 8:4; 12:2

(4) Examples of

Ex 32:4; Nu 25:2; Jud 3:7; 1Ki 12:32; 16:31; 2Ki 17:12; 21:21; 2Ch 25:14; 28:2; Da 3:7; 5:23; Ac 17:16; Ga 4:8

--SEE False Gods, FALSE WORSHIP

(5) Making of Idols

Isa 40:19; 44:10; 46:6; Jer 10:3; Eze 7:20; 16:17; 22:3; Da 3:1; Ho 8:4; 13:2; Hab 2:18; Ac 19:24; Ro 1:23

(6) Vanity of

Jer 10:5,15; 50:38; 51:17; Da 5:23; Hab 2:18; Ac 17:29; 1Co 10:19

(B) FALSE GODS AND GODDESSES, General References to

1Ch 16:26; Isa 2:8; Jer 2:11; 11:12; 16:20; Dan 5:4; 1Co 8:5; 12:2; Ga 4:8

ASHTAROTH or ASHTORETH, a goddess of the Phoenicians

Jud 2:13; 10:6; 1Sa 7:3; 31:10; 1Ki 11:33; 2Ki 23:13

BAAL a god of Phoenicia and the Canaanitish Tribes

Nu 22:41; Jud 2:11; 8:33; 1Ki 16:32; 18:19; 19:18; 2KI 10:18,28; 21:3; 2Ch 24:7; Jer 2:8; 7:9; Ho 2:8

BAAL-PEOR, a god of the Moabites

Nu 25:3; De 4:3; Jos 22:17; Ps 106:28; Ho 9:10

CHEMOSH, a god of the Moabites

Nu 21:29; Jud 11:24; 2Ki 23:13; Jer 48:7

DAGON, a god of the Philistines

Jud 16:23; 1Sa 5:2; 1Ch 10:10

DIANA, a goddess of the Ephesians

Ac 19:24,28,35

MOLECH, Moloch, or Milcom, a god of the Ammonites

Le 18:21; 2Ki 23:10; Jer 32:35; Am 5:26; Ac 7:43

(C) OTHER OBJECTS OF WORSHIP

(1) The Golden Calf made by Aaron

Ex 32:4; De 9:16; Ne 9:18; Ps 106:19; Ac 7:41

(2) The Golden Calves of Jeroboam, set up in Dan and Bethel

1Ki 12:28; 2Ki 10:29; 17:16; 2Ch 11:15; 13:8; Ho 10:5

(3) Heavenly Bodies

De 4:19; 17:3; 2Ki 17:16; 21:3; Job 31:26; Jer 8:2; 19:13; 44:17; Eze 8:16; Zep 1:5

(4) Teraphim, images, household gods

Ge 31:19,34; Jud 17:5; 18:14; 1Sa 19:13; Ho 3:4

(5) Men Deified and Worshipped

Ac 12:22; 14:11; 28:6

(6) Devils Worshipped

Le 17:7; De 32:17; 2Ch 11:15; Ps 106:37; 1Co 10:20; Re 9:20; 13:4

-- Brazen Serpent. See BRAZEN SERPENT

(D) PLACES DEVOTED TO IDOLATRY

(1) Idolatrous Altars

1Ki 16:32; 18:26; Isa 27:9; 65:3; Ho 8:11; Ac 17:23

(2) Idolatrous Temples

1Sa 5:2; 1Ki 12:31; 2Ki 5:18; 10:21; 2Ch 36:7; Da 1:2; Ac 19:27

(3) High Places

Nu 22:41; 1Ki 11:7; 12:31; 2Ki 17:9,29; 18:4; 21:3; 23:5; 2Ch 11:15; 17:6

(4) Groves (Asherah or Asherim) places where shrines were located

De 12:2; 16:21; Jud 6:25; 1Ki 14:15; 16:33; 2Ki 18:4; 21:3; 23:14; 2Ch 14:3; 17:6; Isa 17:8

FANATICISM


examples of

The Prophets of Baal
1Ki 18:28

The Jews against Christ
Joh 19:15

The Jews in Stoning Stephen
Ac 7:57

Saul in Persecuting the Church
Ac 9:1

The Jews in Their Rage against Paul
Ac 21:36; 22:23

--SEE Bigotry, BIGOTRY-CATHOLICITY
Superstition, RELIGION
Evil Zeal,

FAREWELLS


allusions to

Ru 1:14; Lu 9:61; Ac 18:21; 20:38; 21:6; 2Co 13:11

FARTHING


a piece of money

Mt 5:26; 10:29; Mr 12:42; Lu 12:6

--SEE Tables, 3537

FAT


(1) Offered in Sacrifice

Ex 23:18; 29:13; Le 1:8; 3:4; 4:8; 7:3; 8:16; 10:15; 17:6; 1Sa 2:16; Isa 43:24

(2) Eating of Prohibited

Le 3:17; 7:23

--SEE Food prohibited, FOOD, PHYSICAL

FATHERHOOD OF GOD


(1) General References to

1Ch 29:10; Ps 68:5; Isa 63:16; 64:8; Mt 6:9; 7:11; Ro 8:15; 1Pe 1:17

--SEE Spiritual Adoption, CHURCH, THE
Providence, PROVIDENCE DIVINE

(2) God Spoken of as the Father of all Men

De 32:6; Mal 2:10; Mt 23:9; Ro 3:29; 1Co 8:6; Eph 4:6; Heb 12:9; 1Jo 5:7

FATHER'S GOD


Ex 3:13; De 1:11; 4:1; Jos 18:3; 2Ch 28:9; 29:5

FAULTLESSNESS


1Sa 29:3; Da 6:4; Lu 23:4; Jude 1:24; Re 14:5

--SEE Blamelessness, CONDUCT
Spotless, INNOCENCE
Guileless, INNOCENCE

FAVOUR-DISFAVOUR


(A) FAVOUR, DIVINE

(1) Examples of

Ge 4:4; 6:8; 39:21; Ex 2:25; 33:12; 1Sa 2:26; 2Ki 13:23; Job 33:26; Pr 3:4; 8:35; 12:2; 18:22; Lu 1:30; 2:52; Ac 7:46

--SEE God's Grace, GRACE, DIVINE
Accepted of God, ACCEPTED OF GOD

(2) Invoked

Ge 43:29; Nu 6:25; Ps 31:16; 67:1; 80:3; 119:135; Isa 33:2; Da 9:17

--SEE Benedictions, BENEDICTIONS

(3) Promised to Saints

Ps 89:17; Isa 30:18; 60:10; 62:4; 65:19; Jer 32:41; Ho 1:10; Am 5:15; Zep 3:17

--SEE Divine Promises, PROMISES, DIVINE
Obedience (3), OBEDIENCE

(4) The Possession of, Characterized as "Pleasing God"

Renders Life Secure
Pr 16:7

A Characteristic of Christ
Mt 3:17; Joh 8:29

The Aim of the True Minister
1Th 2:4

The Christian Duty
1Th 4:1

Enoch an Example of
Heb 11:5

Benevolence a Means of
Heb 13:16; 1Jo 3:22

--SEE Piety, RELIGION, TRUE

(B) FAVOUR, HUMAN

Ex 3:21; 11:3; 1Sa 16:22; Es 2:15; Lu 2:52; Ac 2:47; Ro 14:18

For Favour of Kings, SEE NATION, THE

(C) DISPLEASURE DIVINE, on account of sin

Nu 11:1; Ps 2:5; 60:1; Isa 59:15; Zec 1:2,15; Mr 10:14

--SEE Anger, God's, ANGER
Indignation, ANGER

FEASTS, JEWISH


(1) Of the Passover, held on the 14th of the first month,
Abib (April), to commemorate the Exodus from Egypt

Le 23:6; Nu 9:5; Jos 5:10; 2Ki 23:22; 2Ch 35:1; Mt 26:17; Lu 2:41; 22:15; Heb 11:28

(2) Of Pentecost, or Weeks, held at the end of the Wheat Harvest,
6th of the third month, Sivan (June), to commemorate the giving
of the Law

Ex 23:16; 34:22; Le 23:16; Nu 28:26; De 16:10; Ac 2:1

(3) Of Trumpets, held the first of the seventh month Ethanim (October)

Le 23:24; Nu 29:1; Ne 8:2

(4) Of Tabernacles, or Ingathering, held from the 15th to the 22nd
of the seventh month Ethanim (October), as a thanksgiving for the
harvest.

The people dwelt in booths to commemorate life in the wilderness

Le 23:34,39; Nu 29:12; De 16:13; 2Ch 8:13; Ezr 3:4; Ne 8:14; Zec 14:16; Joh 7:2

--SEE Booths, BOOTHS

(5) Of Dedication, held the 25th of the ninth month,
Chisleu (December), to commemorate the reconsecration of the
temple after its pollution by the Syrians

Joh 10:22

(6) Of Purim, held the 14th and 15th of the twelfth month, Adar
(March), to commemorate the deliverance of the Jews from Haman

Es 9:17,22,26

-- of New Moons. SEE MOON, MOON

FEET OF THE WICKED


Pr 1:16; 6:18; Isa 59:7; Ro 3:15

FELIX


a Roman governor of Judea

Ac 23:24,33; 24:3,10,24; 25:14

FELLOW


a term of reproach

Ge 19:9; 1Sa 21:15; 2Ki 9:11; Mt 12:24; 26:61; Lu 23:2; Ac 22:22; 24:5

FELLOWSHIP-ESTRANGEMENT


(A) FELLOWSHIP, DIVINE

(1) With Christ

Found in Spiritual Assemblies
Mt 18:20

In the Communion of Saints
Lu 24:15

Warms the Heart
Lu 24:32

Leaves its Impress upon the Life
Ac 4:13

Believers Called to
1Co 1:9

Testimony an Aid to
1Jo 1:3

Spiritual Receptivity the Condition of
Re 3:20

--SEE Indwelling Christ, TEMPLES, SPIRITUAL
Christ a Guest, SOCIAL LIFE

(2) Moses' Fellowship with God

Ex 19:3,20; 20:21; 24:2; 25:22; 33:9; Le 1:1

--SEE Divine Friendship, FRIENDSHIP
& FRIENDSHIP

(3) Walking with God

Ge 5:22,23,24; 6:9; 2Ki 23:3; Mic 4:5; Mal 2:6; Re 3:4

(B) NEARNESS TO GOD

(1) General References to

Ps 16:8; 34:18; 119:151; 145:18; Isa 50:8; Jer 23:23; Ac 17:27

--SEE Omnipresence, OMNIPRESENCE
Divine Over-shadowing, PROVIDENCE DIVINE

(2) In Prayer and Fellowship

1Sa 14:36; Ps 73:28; Heb 7:19; 10:22; Jas 4:8

--SEE Prayer Enjoined, PRAYER
Access, ADMISSION-EXCLUSION

(3) Abiding in Christ (Select Reading John 15)

Joh 15:1-27; Joh 15:4-7,10; 1Jo 2:6,28; 3:6; 2Jo 1:9

--SEE Indwelling Christ, TEMPLES, SPIRITUAL
Indwelling Spirit, HOLY SPIRIT

(C) THE DIVINE PRESENCE a comfort to the saints

In the Pilgrimage of Life
Ge 28:15; 31:3; Ex 3:12; 29:45

Affords Rest
Ex 33:14; Le 26:12

Gives Courage in Life's Battles
De 20:1

A Comfort in Trials
Isa 43:2; Zec 2:10

Assured to the Smallest Assembly of Believers
Mt 18:20

Unto the End
Mt 28:20

--SEE Divine Helper, HELPS
Divine Friendship, FRIENDSHIP
& FRIENDSHIP

(D) ESTRANGEMENT from God

(1) General References to

Ps 58:3; Jer 2:5; Eze 14:5; 44:10; Mt 15:8; Eph 2:12; 4:18

--SEE Backsliders, DETERIORATION
Apostasy, UNFAITHFULNESS
Backsliding, DETERIORATION

(2) Wanderers, Examples of

Ps 119:176; Pr 21:16; 27:8; Isa 53:6; Jer 50:6; La 4:14; Eze 34:6; 1Ti 1:6; 1Pe 2:25; 2Pe 2:15; Jude 1:13

--SEE Lost Sheep, SHEPHERD, CHRIST AS
Forsaking God, UNFAITHFULNESS

(E) CASTAWAYS, spiritual

Mt 8:12; 22:13; 25:30; Joh 15:6; 1Co 9:27

--SEE Sin Separates, SIN
Divine Curse, CURSE, DIVINE
Wicked Forsaken, SIN
Wicked Rejected, WICKED

(F) GOD'S FACE HIDDEN on account of Sin

De 31:18; Ps 44:24; Isa 1:15; 59:2; 64:7; Eze 39:23; Mic 3:4

--SEE Reprobation, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
Holy Spirit (10), HOLY SPIRIT

FESTIVALS, HEBREW


Ex 23:14; Le 23:2; Nu 15:3

--SEE Feasts, FEASTS, JEWISH

FESTUS


a Roman Governor of Judea

Ac 24:27; 25:1,9,12,24; 26:24,32

FETTERS


(1) General References to

Jud 16:21; 2Ki 25:7; 2Ch 33:11; Mr 5:4

(2) Good Men Bound with

Jer 40:1; Mt 27:2; Mr 6:17; Ac 12:6; 16:24; 21:33; 22:25; 28:20

--SEE Imprisonment, SUFFERING
Paul's Bonds, SUFFERING

FEW SAVED


the number saved spoken of a few

Mt 7:14; 22:14; Lu 13:24; 1Pe 3:20; Re 3:4

FIGHTING AGAINST GOD


2Ch 13:13; Mt 27:64; Ac 5:39; 23:9

--SEE God's Enemies, ENEMIES

FINGER OF GOD


Ex 8:19; 31:18; Ps 8:3; Da 5:5; Lu 11:20

FIRE


(1) Eternal. SEE FUTURE STATE OF THE WICKED

(2) Answers by

Le 9:24; 1Ki 18:38; 1Ch 21:26; 2Ch 7:1

(3) As an Instrument of Divine Judgment

Ge 19:24; Le 10:2; Nu 11:1; 16:35; 2Ki 1:10; 2Th 1:8; 2Pe 3:10

(4) As a Purifier

Nu 31:23; Eze 22:20; Zec 13:9; Mal 3:2; 1Co 3:13; 1Pe 1:7

--SEE Spiritual Refining, AFFLICTIONS

(5) As a Symbol of the Divine Presence and Power

De 4:36; 1Ki 19:12; Ps 50:3; 97:3; Isa 66:15; Ac 2:3; 7:30; Heb 12:29

--Pillar of. SEE Pillar of Cloud, REVELATIONS

FIRMAMENT


Ge 1:6; Ps 19:1; Eze 1:22; Da 12:3

FISH


(1) General References to

Ge 1:21; Le 11:9; Ps 8:8; Joh 21:6

(2) Miraculous Draughts of

Mt 17:27; Lu 5:6; Joh 21:6

FLAX


Ex 9:31; Jos 2:6; Jud 15:14; Pr 31:13; Isa 19:9; Eze 40:3; Ho 2:5

FLESH-HOOKS


used by Levites and priests

Ex 27:3; 38:3; Nu 4:14

FLESH, THE


general references to man's carnal nature

Ro 7:18,25; 8:8,13; Ga 5:17; 6:8; 1Jo 2:16

--SEE Carnal Mind, 2351
Appetites, SELF-INDULGENCE

--Flesh, Mortify the. See SELF-DENIAL

FLINT


Isa 5:28; 50:7; Eze 3:9

FLOUR


Ex 29:2; Le 2:2; Jud 6:19; 1Sa 28:24; 2Sa 17:28

FLOWERS


Nu 17:8; Isa 35:1; Mt 6:29

FOLDS


Nu 32:24; Isa 13:20; Jer 23:3; Mic 2:12; Joh 10:16

--SEE Sheepfolds, SHEEPFOLDS

FOOD, PHYSICAL-SPIRITUAL


(A) FOOD, PHYSICAL

(1) From God

Ge 1:29; 9:3; Job 36:31; Ps 104:14; 136:25; 145:15; Mt 6:26

--SEE Providence, PROVIDENCE DIVINE
Plenty Promised,

(2) Kinds Prohibited by Mosaic Law

Ge 9:4; Le 11:4; 22:8; De 14:3,10; Jud 13:4,14; Ac 10:14

--SEE Blood Forbidden, BLOOD
Fat, FAT

(3) Varieties of

Ge 18:8; Le 11:3; De 32:14; 1Sa 17:17; 25:18; 30:12; 2Sa 6:19; 16:2; Pr 27:27; Joh 21:9

(4) List of Articles

Bread
Ge 18:6; Ex 13:6; 1Sa 17:17; Joh 6:7

--SEE Bread, BREAD
Butter, BUTTER

Butter
De 32:14; 2Sa 17:29

Cheese
1Sa 17:18; Job 10:10

Dried Fruit
1Sa 25:18; 30:12

Fish
Mt 7:10; Lu 24:42; Joh 21:9

Flesh
Jud 6:19; 1Ki 4:23

Fruit
2Sa 16:2; Am 8:2

Honey
Ge 43:11; Jud 14:8

Locusts
Mt 3:4

Milk SEE MILK

Oil
De 12:17; Pr 21:17

Vegetables
Nu 11:5

Quail
Nu 11:32

(5) Sumptuous

Pr 23:3; Am 6:4; Lu 16:19

(6) Different Meals

(a) Breakfast

Jud 19:5; Joh 21:9

(b) Mid-day Repast

Ge 43:16; Joh 4:6,31

(c) Evening Meal

Ge 24:33; Lu 24:29,30

--Grace Before. SEE FOOD, PHYSICAL

(7) Admonitions Concerning Eating

Ps 141:4; Pr 23:1,2; 25:27; Lu 10:8; 12:22; 1Co 10:25; 1Co 10:31; 1Ti 4:4

--SEE Gluttony, SELF-INDULGENCE
Fasting (2), SELF-DENIAL
Appetites, SELF-INDULGENCE
& SELF-DENIAL

(8) Blessings (Grace) before Meals

1Sa 9:13; Mt 14:19; 15:36; Ac 27:35; 1Co 11:24

(B) FOOD, SPIRITUAL

(1) General References to

Isa 25:6; 55:2; Jer 3:15; Eze 34:14; Joh 6:51; 10:9; 1Co 10:3,4; Re 2:7,17

--SEE "Word" as Food, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(2) Prepared in Abundance for Believers (Select Reading Pr 9.1-6)

Pr 9:1-6; Isa 25:6; Mt 22:4; Mr 14:22; Lu 14:16; Re 19:9

(3) Christ, the Bread of Life

Joh 6:32,33,34,35,48,49,50,51,58

(C) FOOD,OF THE WORLDLY SOUL, characteristics of

--Deceitful
Pr 23:2,3

--Like Ashes
Isa 44:20

--Unsatisfying
Isa 55:2

--Husks
Lu 15:16

--Perishable
Joh 6:27

FOOTSTOOL


(1) Of Christ, His enemies to become

Ps 110:1; Mt 22:44; Heb 1:13; 10:13

--SEE Exaltation, CHRIST'S DIVINITY
Christ Victor, BATTLE OF LIFE

(2) Of God

1Ch 28:2; Ps 99:5; Isa 66:1; Mt 5:35; Ac 7:49

FOREKNOWLEDGE


of God

Isa 42:9; 46:10; Da 2:28; Mt 24:36; Ac 3:18; 15:18; Ro 8:29; 11:2; 1Pe 1:2

--SEE Predestination, PREDESTINATION

--Christ's. See CHRIST'S DIVINITY

FORESTS


2Ki 19:23; 2Ch 27:4; Ne 2:8; Ps 50:10; Isa 44:14; Jer 10:3; 46:23; Eze 39:10

SEE Trees, TREES

FORGIVENESS


(1) Divine Promised

Le 5:10; Ps 103:3; 130:4; Eze 18:22; Mt 6:14; Mr 3:28; Ac 5:31; Ac 13:38; 26:18; Eph 1:7; Jas 5:15; 1Jo 1:9

--SEE Pardoned Promised, SALVATION
Restoration (1), RESTORATION
Repentance (1), PENITENCE
Promises to the Penitent, PROMISES, DIVINE

(2) Human, Enjoined

Mr 11:25; Lu 11:4; 17:4; Eph 4:32; Col 3:13

--SEE Mercy (2), MERCIFULNESS
Enemies, SOCIAL LIFE
Retaliation Forbidden, RETALIATION
Good for Evil (2), GOOD FOR EVIL

(3) Examples of Human

Ge 33:4; 45:15; 2Sa 19:23; 1Ki 1:53; Ac 7:60

--SEE Good for Evil, GOOD FOR EVIL

--Examples of Divine, SEE Sin Forgiven, SIN
God's Mercy, MERCIFULNESS
Pardon Promised, SALVATION

FORSAKEN, THE RIGHTEOUS APPARENTLY


Ps 22:1; 77:8; Isa 49:14; 54:7; Mt 27:46

--SEE Despondency, DESPONDENCY
Loneliness, FRIENDLESSNESS
Discouragement, DISCOURAGEMENT

---the Wicked. See SIN

FORTRESSES


2Sa 5:9; 2Ki 25:1; Isa 17:3; 25:12; Da 11:7; Mic 7:12

FORTY STRIPES, GIVEN IN BEATING


De 25:3; 2Co 11:24

FOUNTAIN OF LIFE


Ps 36:9; Pr 13:14; 14:27; Jer 2:13; Zec 13:1; Re 7:17

--SEE Living Water, WATER OF LIFE

FRANKINCENSE


Ex 30:34; Le 5:11; 24:7; Nu 5:15; So 3:6; Isa 43:23; Mt 2:11

FRIENDSHIP-FRIENDLESSNESS


(A) FRIENDSHIP

(1) General References to

True, is Unchangeable
Pr 17:17

The Desire for Many Friends, Perilous
Pr 18:24

Old Friends to be Cherished
Pr 27:10

Stimulating
Pr 27:17

Profitable
Ec 4:9,10

Christ's Pre-eminent
Joh 15:13,14

(2) Examples of True

1Sa 18:1; 20:41; 2Sa 1:26; 15:37; 1Ki 5:1; 2Co 2:13; Php 2:25; 2Ti 1:16

(3) Examples of Constancy

Ruth
Ru 1:16

Jonathan
1Sa 20:17; 2Sa 15:21

Elisha
2Ki 2:2

Mary Magdalene and other women
Mt 27:55,56; 28:1

Thomas
Joh 11:16

Christ
Joh 13:1

Priscilla and Aquila
Ro 16:4

Onesiphorus
2Ti 1:16

--SEE Divine Faithfulness, FAITHFULNESS
& FAITHFULNESS

(4) Among Believers

Ps 119:63; Mal 3:16; Lu 24:15; Ac 2:42; Ro 1:12; Php 1:3,5; 1Jo 1:7

--SEE Unity, UNITY
Hands Taken, ASSOCIATION

(B) FRIENDSHIP, DIVINE

(1) Of Christ

Joh 11:5,35,36; 13:23; 15:15

--SEE Christ's Love, LOVE

(2) Of God

Ex 33:11; Nu 12:8; De 34:10; 2Ch 20:7; Jas 2:23

--SEE Divine Fellowship, FELLOWSHIP
& FELLOWSHIP

(C) DIVINE CONSTANCY

De 4:31; 31:6; Jos 1:5; Isa 41:17; 42:16; 44:21; 46:4; 49:15; Isa 54:10; Joh 13:1; 14:18; Heb 13:5

--SEE Divine Faithfulness, FAITHFULNESS
& FAITHFULNESS

(D) FRIENDLESSNESS, instances of

Ps 31:11; 38:11; 88:18; 142:4; Mr 14:48; 14:50; Lu 15:16; Lu 16:20,21; Joh 5:7

(E) INCONSTANCY of friends

Job 16:20; 19:19; Ps 38:11; Mic 7:5; Mt 26:56; Joh 16:32; 2Ti 1:15; 4:10

--SEE Betrayal, BETRAYAL
Treachery, TREACHERY
Instability (2), INSTABILITY
Evil Kiss, TREACHERY

(F) LONELINESS

Ps 38:11; 102:7; Joh 16:32; 2Ti 4:16

--SEE Forsaken, FORSAKEN
Also FRIENDLESSNESS

FROGS


Ex 8:2; Ps 78:45; 105:30; Re 16:13

FROWARDNESS


Ps 101:4; Pr 3:32; 4:24; 8:13; 10:31; 11:20; 22:5


--SEE Perverseness, 2745
Stubbornness, SELF-WILL
& SELF-WILL

FRUGALITY-WASTE


(A) FRUGALITY

Ge 41:35,36; Pr 21:20; Joh 6:12

--SEE Prudence, PRUDENCE

(B) IMPROVIDENCE or waste

Pr 12:27; 18:9; 21:20; 29:3; Lu 15:13; 16:1

--SEE Prodigality, SELF-INDULGENCE

FRUITFULNESS-UNFRUITFULNESS


(A) FRUITFULNESS, Spiritual, enjoined

Mt 3:8; Joh 15:16; Ro 7:4; 2Co 9:10; Php 1:11; 4:17; Col 1:10

--SEE 1337

(B) SPIRITUAL FRUIT

(1) General References to

Produced in All Periods of Life
Ps 92:13,14

Perennial
Eze 47:12

Grown only upon Good Ground
Mt 13:8

Many Varieties of
Ga 5:22,23

Without Defect
Eph 5:9; Php 1:11

The Product of Heavenly Wisdom
Jas 3:17

--SEE 1336
Tree of Life, TREE OF LIFE

(2) Conditions of Fruit-bearing

Contact with Living Water
Ps 1:3

Spiritual Receptivity
Mt 13:23

Death of the Old Life
Joh 12:24

Chastening, or Pruning
Joh 15:2

Abiding in Christ
Joh 15:5; Ro 6:22; Heb 12:11

--SEE Chastisement, AFFLICTIONS
Afflictions (2), AFFLICTIONS

(3) Christian Graces exemplify

Ro 5:3,4; 2Co 6:6; 8:7; 2Pe 1:5,6,7

(C) UNFRUITFULNESS, general references to
Isa 5:2

Divine Judgment Visited Upon
Mt 3:10

Worldliness a Cause of
Mt 13:22

Results in the Master's Disappointment
Lu 13:6

Failure to Invest Life's Resources
Lu 19:20; Joh 15:2

Ends in Spiritual Rejection
Heb 6:8

--SEE Indifference, INDIFFERENCE
Neglect, INDIFFERENCE
Israel a Vine, ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(D) SIN'S FRUIT

Bitter
De 32:32

Natural
Isa 5:2

Selfish
Ho 10:1

Deceitful
Ho 10:13

Corrupt
Mt 7:17

Fleshly
Ga 5:19,20,21

--SEE Evil Works, WORKS, EVIL
Sin's Harvest, REAPING

FUGITIVES


Ex 2:15; De 23:15; 2Sa 13:34; 1Ki 2:39; 11:40; Mt 2:13

\\--SEE Haste (2), HASTE

FULNESS OF TIME


Da 9:24; Mr 1:15; Ga 4:4; Eph 1:10; 1Ti 2:6; Tit 1:3; Heb 9:26

FUTURE STATE OF THE WICKED


(A) WORDS OF CHRIST concerning

(1) Described as Banishment from God

Mt 7:23; 8:12; 22:13; 25:46

--SEE Separation, SEPARATION

(2) Compares the Suffering of, to Fire

Mt 5:22; 13:41,42; 25:41; Mr 9:43,45,47,48; Lu 16:22-24

(3) Other References of Christ to

Mt 10:28; 23:33; 24:51; Joh 5:28,29

(B) WORDS OF THE APOSTLES concerning

Ro 2:8; 1Co 3:17; 2Th 1:9; Heb 2:2,3; 10:29; 2Pe 2:4,5,9; 2Pe 3:7; Jude 1:13; Re 11:8; 14:11; 20:15; 21:8

(C) OTHER ALLUSIONS TO

Da 12:2; Mal 4:1; Mt 3:12; Joh 3:36; Ac 1:25; 1Th 5:3

(D) ETERNAL FIRE

Isa 33:14; 66:24; Mt 3:12; 13:42; 18:8; 25:41; Mr 9:44; Re 14:10; 20:10,15; 21:8

--SEE Fate of the Wicked, WICKED
Torment, TORMENT

(E) HELL

(1) Greek, Gehenna), The place of Punishment

Mt 5:22,29; 10:28; 18:9; 23:15,33; Mr 9:43; Lu 12:5; Jas 3:6

--SEE Fate of the Wicked, WICKED
Torment, TORMENT
Retribution, PUNISHMENT
& PUNISHMENT

(2) (Greek, Hades). See HELL

(3) (Hebrew, Sheol). See HELL

(4) (Greek, Tartarus). The Place of Punishment

2Pe 2:4

FUTURE, THE


(A) THE SECOND COMING of Christ

(1) Foretold

Mt 26:64; Mr 14:62; Lu 21:27; Ac 1:11; Heb 9:28; 2Pe 3:10

--SEE Day of the Lord, DAY OF THE LORD
Great Day, DAY OF THE LORD

(2) Time of Unknown

Mt 24:27,36; Lu 12:40; 1Th 5:2; Re 3:3; 16:15

--SEE Readiness (1), READINESS
Sudden Events, SUDDEN EVENTS

(3) Spoken of as Near at Hand

Php 4:5; Heb 10:37; Jas 5:8; Re 3:11; 22:7,20

--SEE Imminence, IMMINENCE

(4) Purpose of

Mt 16:27; 25:31,32; 1Co 4:5; 2Ti 4:1; Jude 1:14,15

(5) True Attitude Concerning

Readiness
Mt 24:44

Stewardship
Lu 19:13

Patient Waiting
1Co 1:7

Charitableness
1Co 4:5

Blameless Living
1Th 5:23

Perfect Obedience
1Ti 6:14

Joyful Expectation
Tit 2:13

Constant Abiding
1Jo 2:28

--SEE Readiness, READINESS
Death (9), DEATH
Soberness, SOBERNESS
Watchfulness, WATCHFULNESS

(6) Rewards at, Bestowed upon Believers

Honour from the King
Lu 12:37

Fellowship with the King
Joh 14:3

Likeness to the King
Php 3:20,21

Glory with the King
Col 3:4; 1Th 3:13; 4:16

The Fadeless Crown
1Pe 5:4

The Beatific Vision
1Jo 3:2

(7) Warnings to the Wicked concerning

Mt 24:30; Mr 8:38; Lu 21:26; 2Th 1:7,8; Re 1:7

(B) THE LAST JUDGMENT

(1) General References to

Mt 25:31,32; 2Co 5:10; Heb 9:27; 2Pe 2:9; 3:7; 1Jo 4:17; Jude 1:14,15; Re 20:12

--SEE Day of the Lord, DAY OF THE LORD
Great Day, DAY OF THE LORD

(2) Judgment According to Privilege

Mt 11:22; Mr 6:11; Lu 12:48; Joh 3:19; 9:41; 15:22; Ro 2:12

--SEE Responsibility, STEWARDSHIP
Stewardship, STEWARDSHIP
& STEWARDSHIP

(3) Judgment According to Works

Ps 62:12; Pr 24:12; Jer 17:10; 32:19; Eze 18:30; Mt 16:27; Ro 2:6; 2Co 5:10; 1Pe 1:17; Re 2:23; 20:12; 22:12

--SEE Accountability, STEWARDSHIP
Impartiality, JUSTICE
& JUSTICE

(C) THE JUDGE, at the Great Day

(1) God as

Ge 18:25; Ps 58:11; 75:7; 96:13; Ec 3:17; Heb 12:23; Re 18:8; 20:12

(2) Christ as Judge

Mt 25:32; Joh 5:22; Ac 10:42; 17:31; Ro 2:16; 14:10; 1Co 4:5; 2Ti 4:1; 1Pe 4:5

(D) HEAVENLY HOME the final dwelling place of the Saints
(Select Readings, Re 21, 22, Joh 14)
Re 21:1-27, 22:1-21, Joh 14:1-31

A Safe-deposit for Treasures
Mt 6:20

Contains a Register of the Saints
Lu 10:20

Room for all Believers
Joh 14:2

The Glorified Christ Entered into
Ac 7:55,56

Built by the Hand of God
2Co 5:1; Col 1:5; Heb 11:10

The Redeemed of all Nations Assembled
Re 7:9; 21:1

Obedience, the Condition of Entrance
Re 22:14

--SEE Paradise, PARADISE
New Jerusalem, JERUSALEM, NEW
Spiritual Crowns, FUTURE, THE

(E) THE INHABITANTS OF HEAVEN

(1) A Great Host

Ne 9:6; Da 7:10; Heb 12:22; Re 5:11; 7:9; 14:1; 19:6

--SEE The Redeemed, REDEEMED, THE

(2) Description of the Saved

Lu 13:29; 20:35,36; 21:36; Ac 2:47; Re 3:4; 7:13-17; 22:14

--SEE The Redeemed, REDEEMED, THE

(F) THE JOYS OF THE FUTURE LIFE, sources of

(1) The Ills of Time will be Known No More

No More Sea
Re 21:1

---Sorrow
Re 21:4

---Crying
Re 21:4

---Pain
Re 21:4

---Curse
Re 22:3

---Night
Re 22:5

---Death
Re 21:4

(2) Death Will be Vanquished

Isa 25:8; Ho 13:14; 1Co 15:26,54; 2Ti 1:10; Heb 2:14; Re 20:14; 21:4

--SEE Immortality, IMMORTALITY
& IMMORTALITY
Resurrection, IMMORTALITY

(3) Saints Glorified

Mt 13:43; Lu 9:30,31; Ro 8:17; Php 3:21; Col 3:4; 1Pe 5:1; Re 7:9; 14:1; 22:5

--SEE The Redeemed, REDEEMED, THE
Saints Exalted, EXALTATION

(4) The Glory will be Endless

Ps 73:24; Ro 8:18; 2Co 4:17; Eph 1:18; 2Ti 2:10; 1Pe 5:1

--SEE Eternal Life, LIFE
& LIFE
Saints Glorified, FUTURE, THE

(5) Joy in Christ's Presence

Lu 23:43; Joh 12:26; 14:3; 17:24; 2Co 5:8; Php 1:23; 1Th 4:17

--SEE Saints Glorified, FUTURE, THE

(G) THE REWARDS OF THE FAITHFUL

(1) For Spiritual Service

The Soul-winners
Da 12:3

Humble Servants
Mt 10:42

The Faithful Stewards
Mt 25:23

The Benevolent
Lu 6:35; Joh 4:36

The Good of All Nations
Ro 2:10; 1Co 3:8

All Ranks and Stations
Eph 6:8; Col 3:24

--SEE Promises to Workers, PROMISES, DIVINE
Spiritual Heritage, INHERITANCE
Heaven (2), 1356

(2) For Suffering Endured

Mt 5:11,12; Ro 8:17; 2Ti 2:12; Heb 10:34; 11:26; Re 20:4

--SEE Overcomers, BATTLE OF LIFE
Spiritual Kings, EXALTATION
Recompense (2), REWARD

(3) Rest from the Labour of Life

Job 3:17; Isa 57:2; 2Th 1:7; Heb 4:9; Re 6:11; 14:13

(4) Spiritual Crowns

The Incorruptible Crown
1Co 9:25

The Crown of Righteousness
2Ti 4:8

The Crown of Life
Jas 1:12

The Crown of Glory
1Pe 5:4; Re 2:10

To be Guarded
Re 3:11

Cast at Jesus' Feet
Re 4:10

--SEE Overcomers, BATTLE OF LIFE

GAASH


a hill of Mount Ephraim

Jos 24:30; Jud 2:9; 2Sa 23:30

GABRIEL


an angelic messenger

Da 8:16; 9:21; Lu 1:19,26

GADARENES OR GERGESENES


a people who lived east of the Sea of Galilee

Mt 8:28; Mr 5:1; Lu 8:26

GAD


(1) Son of Jacob

Ge 30:11; 35:26; 49:19; Ex 1:4; Nu 26:15; 1Ch 5:11

(2) David's Seer

1Sa 22:5; 2Sa 24:11; 1Ch 29:29; 2Ch 29:25

GAIUS


Paul's companion

Ac 19:29; 20:4; Ro 16:23; 1Co 1:14; 3Jo 1:1

GALATIA


a province of Asia Minor

Ac 16:6; 18:23; 1Co 16:1; 1Pe 1:1

GALILAEANS


inhabitants of Galilee

Mr 14:70; Lu 13:1; 23:6; Joh 4:45; Ac 2:7

GALILEE


province of

Jos 20:7; 1Ki 9:11; Isa 9:1; Mt 2:22; 21:11; 26:32; Lu 4:14; 23:6; Joh 7:41; 12:21; Ac 1:11; 9:31

GALILEE, SEA OF


Nu 34:11; Jos 12:3; Mt 4:18; 8:24; 13:1; 14:25; 17:27; Joh 21:1

GALLOWS


Jos 8:29; 10:26; Es 7:10; 9:13; Ga 3:13

GALL


De 29:18; Job 20:14; Ps 69:21; La 3:19; Am 6:12; Mt 27:34; Ac 8:23

GAMALIEL


a celebrated doctor of the Jewish law

Ac 5:34; 22:3

GARMENT OF SIN


Ps 73:6; 109:18; Zec 3:3; 1Pe 2:16; Jude 1:23

--SEE Cloak (2), DRESS

GARRISONS


1Sa 13:3; 2Sa 8:6; 23:14; 1Ch 18:13

GATES


(1) Of Cities and Towns as places of Business

Ge 23:10; 34:20; De 16:18; 21:19; 22:15; Jos 20:4; Ru 4:1; 2Sa 15:2; 1Ki 22:10; Pr 1:21; 22:22; Jer 14:2; Zec 8:16

(2) Punishment of Criminals outside of

De 17:5; Jer 20:2; Heb 13:12

(3) Of Jerusalem

2Ki 14:13; 2Ch 25:23; Ne 3:13,26; 12:39

(4) Of the Temple

2Ki 15:35; Jer 26:10; Eze 46:1; Ac 3:2

GATES OF DEATH


figurative

Job 38:17; Ps 9:13; Isa 38:10; Mt 16:18

GATH


a city

1Sa 5:8; 6:17; 21:10; 27:2; 2Sa 1:20; 15:18; 21:22; 2Ki 12:17; 1Ch 18:1; 2Ch 26:6

GAZA OR AZZAH


a city of the Philistines

Ge 10:19; De 2:23; Jos 15:47; Jud 16:1,21; 1Ki 4:24

GAZINGSTOCKS, CHRISTIANS AS


Mt 27:39; 1Co 4:9; Heb 10:33

GEDALIAH


a Jewish governor of Mizpeh

2Ki 25:22; Jer 39:14; 40:8; 41:1

GEHAZI


the servant of Elisha

2Ki 4:12,31; 5:20; 8:4

GENEALOGIES OF CHRIST


Mt 1:1-25; Lu 3:23-38

--of David

1Ch 3:1-24

GENERATION, EVIL


De 32:5; Pr 30:12; Mt 3:7; 12:39,45; Lu 9:41; Ac 2:40

--SEE Wicked (1), WICKED

GENTILE BELIEVERS


Lu 7:3; 23:47; Ac 8:12; 10:2; 18:7

--SEE Gentiles (2), WORLD-WIDE

GENTLENESS, DIVINE


Ps 18:35; Isa 40:11; 42:3; 2Co 10:1

--SEE Goodness of God, GOODNESS OF GOD

GERAH


one-twentieth of a shekel

Ex 30:13; Le 27:25

--SEE Tables, 3536

GERAR


a city south of Gaza

Ge 10:19; 20:1; 26:6

GERSHONITES


descendants of Gershon

Nu 3:25; 4:24,38; 7:7

GERSHON


son of Levi

Ge 46:11; Ex 6:16; Nu 3:17; 1Ch 6:1

GESHUR


in Bashan

De 3:14; Jos 13:2; 1Sa 27:8; 2Sa 3:3; 13:37; 15:8

GETHSEMANE


a garden near Jerusalem

Mt 26:36; Mr 14:32; Lu 22:39; Joh 18:1

GIANTS


(1) General References to

Ge 6:4; Nu 13:33; De 2:11,20; 3:11; Jos 17:15; 18:16; 1Sa 17:4; 2Sa 21:16,20

(2) ANAKIM

Nu 13:28; De 1:28; 2:10; 9:2; Jos 11:21; 14:15; 15:14

(3) EMIM

Ge 14:5; De 2:10

--SEE Goliath, GOLIATH

GIBEAH


a city of Benjamin

Jud 19:12; 20:13; 1Sa 10:26; 2Sa 6:3; Isa 10:29

GIBEON


a city of the Hivites

Jos 9:3; 10:12; 18:25; 21:17; 1Ki 3:4; 1Ch 14:16; Isa 28:21

GIDEON OR JERUBBAAL


a judge of Israel,

(1) General References to

Jud 6:11,27,36; 7:5,19,25; 8:13,22,32

(2) Called "The Mighty Man of Valour," Characteristics of,

Humility
Jud 6:15

Caution
Jud 6:17

Spirituality
Jud 6:24

Obedience
Jud 6:27

Divine Inspiration
Jud 6:34

Divine Fellowship
Jud 6:36; 7:4,7,9

Strategy
Jud 7:16-18

Tact
Jud 8:1-3

Loyalty to God
Jud 8:22,23

Weakened by Prosperity
Jud 8:24-31

GIHON


(1) A River

Ge 2:13

(2) A Pool

1Ki 1:33; 2Ki 18:17; 20:20; 2Ch 32:30; 33:14; Ne 2:14; Isa 7:3

GILEAD


(1) Land of, east of the Jordan

Nu 32:1; Jud 10:4; 1Sa 13:7; 2Sa 17:26; 2Ki 10:33; 1Ch 5:9

(2) Grandson of Manasseh

Nu 26:29; 27:1

--Mount of. SEE Mountains,

GILGAL


De 11:30; Jos 4:19; 5:9; Jud 3:19; 1Sa 10:8; 2Sa 19:15; 2Ki 4:38; Ho 4:15; Am 4:4

GIRDLE


(1) An article of Dress

Ex 28:4; Le 8:7; 2Ki 1:8; Pr 31:24; Isa 5:27; Mt 3:4

(2) Figurative

Isa 11:5; 22:21; Jer 13:1; Eph 6:14; Re 1:13; 15:6

GIRGASHITES


a Canaanitish nation

Ge 10:16; De 7:1; Jos 3:10; 24:11; Ne 9:8

GLORIFYING GOD


(1) Duty of

By Praise
Ps 22:23

By Good Works
Mt 5:16

By Fruit-bearing
Joh 15:8

By Spiritual Unity
Ro 15:6

By Entire Consecration
1Co 6:20; 2Th 1:12

--SEE Praise God, GRATITUDE
God Exalted, EXALTATION
Thankfulness (1), GRATITUDE
Honour God, HONOUR

(2) Examples of

1Ch 29:11; Isa 6:3; Mt 15:31; Ac 4:21; Re 4:11; 7:10; 15:4; 19:1

--SEE Exaltation, CHRIST'S DIVINITY
& EXALTATION
Praise (2), GRATITUDE
Thankfulness (2), GRATITUDE

(3) God Glorified in Christ

Joh 13:31; 14:13; 17:4; 1Pe 4:11

GLORY OF GOD


Ex 24:17; 40:34; 1Ki 8:11; Ps 8:1; 19:1; Lu 2:9; Ac 7:55; 2Co 3:18

--SEE Shekinah, REVELATIONS

GOADS


Jud 3:31; 1Sa 13:21; Ec 12:11; Ac 9:5

GOATS' HAIR


Ex 25:4; 26:7; 35:6; 36:14; Nu 31:20

GOLAN


a town of Bashan

De 4:43; Jos 20:8; 21:27; 1Ch 6:71

GOLD


(1) General References to

Ge 2:12; Ex 12:35; 37:17; 39:15; 1Ki 9:28; 22:48; 1Ch 29:4; 2Ch 1:15; Ec 2:8; Joe 3:5; Zep 1:18; Hag 2:8; Ac 3:6; 20:33; 1Pe 1:18

--SEE Riches, RICHES


(2) Some Things more Precious than

Job 28:15; Ps 19:10; 119:127; Pr 3:14; 8:19; Isa 13:12

GOLDEN RULE


Mt 7:12; Lu 6:31

GOLGOTHA


(the place of a skull), the site of the crucifixion

Mt 27:33

--SEE Crucifixion, SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST

GOLIATH


of Gath, a giant slain by David

1Sa 17:4; 2Sa 21:19; 1Ch 20:5

GOOD FOR EVIL


(1) Examples of Returning

--Joseph
Ge 45:15

--Moses
Nu 12:13

--David
1Sa 24:17; 26:11

--Elisha
2Ki 6:22; Ps 35:13

--Jesus
Lu 22:51; 23:34

--Stephen
Ac 7:60; 1Co 4:12

--SEE Forgiveness, FORGIVENESS
Meekness, MEEKNESS

(2) Enjoined

Ex 23:5; Pr 25:21; Mt 5:44; Lu 6:27,35; Ro 12:20; 1Th 5:15

--SEE Forbearance (2), MEEKNESS
Enemies, SOCIAL LIFE
Meekness (1), MEEKNESS
Retaliation Forbidden, RETALIATION

GOODNESS OF GOD


Ps 25:8; 33:5; 34:8; 119:68; 145:7; Isa 63:7; Jer 33:11; Na 1:7; Mt 19:17; Ro 2:4; 11:22

--SEE Mercy (1), MERCIFULNESS
Lovingkindness, LOVINGKINDNESS

GO


Mt 9:13; 21:28; 28:7; Lu 10:37; Joh 8:11

--SEE Divine Direction, GUIDANCE

GOSHEN


a district of Egypt occupied by the Israelites

Ge 45:10; 46:34; 47:4; Ex 8:22

GOSPEL


(1) General References to

Mt 4:23; Ac 20:24; 1Co 9:12; 2Co 4:3; Eph 6:19; Php 1:27; 1Th 1:5; 2Th 1:8

--SEE Preaching, LEADERS


(2) Prophecies Relating to

Isa 2:3; 29:18; 52:7; 61:1; Mt 24:14

--SEE Gentiles, WORLD-WIDE
Missions, MISSIONS

(3) UNIVERSAL, to be Preached throughout the World

Mt 24:14; 28:19; Mr 13:10; 16:15; Lu 24:47; Ac 1:8; Col 1:23; Re 14:6

SEE Gentiles (1), WORLD-WIDE
Salvation (4), SALVATION
Missions, MISSIONS
Good Tidings, TIDINGS, GOOD
& TIDINGS, GOOD
Divine Call, INVITATIONS

GOURDS


2Ki 4:39; Jon 4:6,10

GOZAN


a river of Mesopotamia

2Ki 17:6; 18:11; 19:12; 1Ch 5:26

GRACE, DIVINE


(1) Of God

Freely Given
Ps 84:11; Ac 11:23; 13:43

Empowers men for service
1Co 3:10; 15:10

Enables men to lead the Simple Life
2Co 1:12

May be rendered ineffectual
2Co 6:1; Ga 2:21; Eph 3:7; Heb 2:9; Jas 4:6

Not given for selfish use
1Pe 4:10

Promised to the humble
1Pe 5:5

(2) Of Christ

Exhibited in Childhood
Lu 2:40; Joh 1:17

Manifested in Self-Sacrifice
2Co 8:9

Sufficient for All Human Needs
2Co 12:9; Eph 4:7

Bestowed upon Sinful Men
1Ti 1:12,13

The Source of Power
2Ti 2:1; Re 22:21

--SEE Spiritual Love LOVE

(3) Salvation by

Ac 15:11; Ro 3:24; 5:15; 11:6; Eph 2:5; Tit 2:11; 3:7

--SEE Good Works, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Justification (1), JUSTIFICATION
Faith (3), FAITH

(4) Riches of

Ro 2:4; 9:23; Eph 1:7; 2:7; Php 4:19; 1Ti 1:14; Tit 3:6

--SEE Spiritual Riches, RICHES
& RICHES

(5) Bestows Unmerited Favours

De 9:5; Da 9:18; Ro 4:16; 9:16; Tit 3:5

GRATITUDE-INGRATITUDE


(A) GRATITUDE to men, examples of

Ru 2:10; 1Sa 14:45; 15:6; 2Sa 9:1; 10:2; 1Ki 2:7; 2Ki 4:13; Ac 28:10

(B) PRAISE TO GOD

(1) Enjoined

In Song
Ps 9:11

With Musical Instruments
Ps 33:2

Universal
Ps 67:3; 117:1; Isa 42:12

Perpetual
Heb 13:15

Four-fold Reason for
1Pe 2:9

--SEE Glorifying God, GLORIFYING GOD
Singing (1),

(2) Examples of

2Ch 5:13; 20:22; 31:2; Ps 35:28; 51:15; 119:164; Isa 12:1; 61:3; Lu 2:20; 19:37; 24:53; Ac 2:47; 16:25

--SEE Glorifying God, GLORIFYING GOD

(3) Heavenly

Ps 148:2; Lu 2:13,14; Re 4:8; 5:11,12; 7:11,12; 11:17; Re 14:3; 19:5

--SEE New Song, NEW MAN

(4) Nature's Praise, SEE NATURE'S PRAISE

(5) Unceasing

Ps 35:28; 71:6,14; 104:33; 145:1; Re 4:8; 5:13

(C) THANKFULNESS

(1) Exhortations to

De 8:10; Ps 100:4; 107:22; Col 1:12; 2:7; 1Th 5:18

(2) Examples of

Ps 68:19; 119:62; Da 2:23; Lu 17:16; Ac 28:15; 1Co 15:57; 2Co 9:15; 1Ti 1:12

--SEE Glorifying God, GLORIFYING GOD

(D) THANKSGIVING, enjoined,

1Ch 16:8; Ps 50:14; 92:1; Eph 5:20; Php 4:6; Col 3:17; 1Th 5:18; 1Ti 4:4

--SEE 1455

(E) INGRATITUDE

(1) To God

De 32:6; Ne 9:26; Eze 16:17,18; Lu 17:17,18; Ro 1:21

--SEE Apostasy, UNFAITHFULNESS
Backsliding, DETERIORATION
Forsaking God, UNFAITHFULNESS
& UNFAITHFULNESS

(2) To Man, Instances of

Ge 40:23; Nu 16:13; Jud 8:35; 9:18; 1Sa 25:21; 2Ch 24:22; Ps 35:12; Ec 9:15; Jer 18:20


(3) Evil for Good, the Returning of

Ps 35:12; 38:20; 109:5; Pr 17:13; Jer 18:20; Joh 10:32; 15:25

GRAVE, THE


Job 17:13; Ps 49:15; 141:7; Ec 9:10; Ho 13:14; 1Co 15:55

--SEE The Pit, PIT, THE
Death Universal, DEATH
Burying Places, DEAD, THE

GREATNESS


(1) Of God

De 3:24; Ps 77:13; 95:3; 104:1; 135:5; 145:3; Isa 12:6
Jer 32.18 Mal 1.11

--SEE Power, POWER
Universal King, SOVEREIGNTY
God's Majesty, MAJESTY, GOD'S

(2) Of Christ

Isa 53:12; 63:1; Mt 12:6; Lu 11:31; Php 2:9,10

--SEE Pre-eminence of Christ, CHRIST'S DIVINITY
Christ King, SOVEREIGNTY

GREEKS


Joh 12:20; Ac 14:1; 17:4; 18:4; 19:10; 20:21; 21:28; Ro 1:14; 1Co 1:22

GUIDANCE


(A) GUIDANCE, divine

(1) Promised to the Obedient

Into Pleasant Paths
Ps 23:2

In Making Decisions
Ps 25:9; 32:8

Unto the End of Life
Ps 48:14

By Wise Counsel
Ps 73:24

By the Still Small Voice
Isa 30:21

In the Midst of Uncertainties
Isa 42:16; 48:17

By Divine Illumination
Lu 1:79; Joh 10:4

Into all Truth
Joh 16:13

--SEE Inspiration (2), INSPIRATION, DIVINE
"Spirit" Teacher, HOLY SPIRIT
Enlightenment, LIGHT
Light Promised, LIGHT
Wisdom Promised, WISDOM

(2) Sought

Ps 5:8; 25:5; 27:11; 143:10; Ac 1:24

--SEE Teachableness, PATIENCE
Crying to God, EARNESTNESS
& EARNESTNESS
Seekers, SEEKING GOD
Instruction Sought, RECEPTION

(3) Examples of

Ge 25:27; Ex 13:21; Ne 9:19; Ps 78:14; Mt 2:9

--SEE Instruction, RECEPTION
"Spirit" Guides, HOLY SPIRIT
Inspiration (3), INSPIRATION, DIVINE
Pillar of Cloud, REVELATIONS

(4) Explicit Instructions given

As to Leaving old associations
Ge 12:1

--Returning home
Ge 31:3

--Assuming Leadership
Ex 3:10

--Forward Movements
Jos 1:2

--Waging Warfare
Jud 6:14; 2Sa 5:19

--Finding Supplies
1Ki 17:3,4,9

--Coming out from retirement
1Ki 18:1

--Anointing leaders
1Ki 19:15

--Pronouncing judgments
1Ki 21:18,19; 2Ki 1:3

--SEE Divine Commands, COMMANDS, DIVINE

(B) THE DIVINE LEADER-How and where he leads his People

In Difficult Places, for testing
De 8:2

Like a Mother Bird teaching her Young to Fly
De 32:11,12

In a Plain Path
Ps 27:11; 60:9

Like a Shepherd
Ps 77:20

No Place beyond the Reach of his Hand
Ps 139:9,10; Pr 20:24; Isa 63:14

Steadily toward the Cross
Mr 10:32

To the Border of the Unseen
Lu 24:50,51

--SEE Pillar of Cloud, REVELATIONS
"Spirit" Guides, HOLY SPIRIT

(C) INQUIRING OF GOD, seeking guidance

(1) General Examples of

Ge 25:22; Jud 1:1; 20:27; 2Sa 2:1; 1Ch 14:14; Ps 78:34

--SEE Prayer, PRAYER
Seekers, SEEKING GOD

(2) Inquiring through the Prophets, concerning Perplexing Questions

Business affairs
1Sa 9:8

Battles
1Sa 23:2; 1Ki 22:7

Great Emergencies
2Ki 3:11

Sickness
2Ki 8:8

The Teachings of the Scriptures
2Ki 22:13

The Issues of war
Jer 21:2; 37:7

By Hypocrites
Eze 14:7; 20:1

HABAKKUK


a prophet of Judah

Hab 1:1; 3:1

HABIT


Jer 13:23; 22:21; Mic 2:1

HAGAR


handmaid of Sarah

Ge 16:1

Bore Abraham a son, Ishmael
Ge 16:15

Cast out of the home through the jealousy of her mistress
Ge 21:9-14

An angel appears to her with a comforting promise
Ge 21:17-19; Ga 4:25

--SEE Notable Women, WOMEN

HAGGAI


a prophet

Ezr 5:1; 6:14; Hag 1:1; 2:1,20

--SEE Book of Haggai

HAIR


2Sa 14:26; Job 4:15; Mt 5:36; 10:30; Joh 11:2; 1Co 11:14; 1Ti 2:9; 1Pe 3:3

HAMAN


an Agagite

--SEE Book of Esther

HAMATH


a city and kingdom north of Damascus

Nu 13:21; 34:8; 2Ki 17:24; 18:34; 23:33; 1Ch 18:3; 2Ch 8:4; Isa 10:9

HAMMERS


Jud 4:21; 1Ki 6:7; Isa 41:7; Jer 10:4; 23:29; 50:23

HAMOR


the father of Shechem

Ge 33:19; 34:6,20,26; 49:6; Jos 24:32; Jud 9:28; Ac 7:16

HAM


son of Noah

Ge 5:32; 7:13; 9:18; 10:6

HANANIAH


a ruler of the palace

Jer 28:1

HANANI


a prophet

2Ch 16:7

HANDBREADTH


a measure

Ex 25:25; 1Ki 7:26; Eze 40:5; 43:13

--SEE Span, 3532

HAND, DIVINE


(1) Upon Men for Blessing

2Ch 30:12; Ezr 7:9; 8:18; Ne 2:18; Ps 37:24; 104:28; Joh 10:28

--SEE Divine Favour, FAVOUR

(2) Upon Men for Chastisement and punishment

Ex 7:5; De 2:15; Ru 1:13; 1Sa 5:6; Job 2:10; 19:21; Ps 32:4; Ac 13:11

SEE God's Judgments, JUDGMENTS, GOD'S
Punishment, PUNISHMENT

(3) Mighty

De 5:15; Jos 4:24; Ps 89:13; 98:1; 118:15; Isa 59:1; Joh 10:29; 1Pe 5:6

--SEE God's Power, POWER

HANDKERCHIEFS


Ac 19:12

HANDS, LAYING ON OF


(1) In Consecration of Offerings

Le 1:4; 3:2; 4:15; 16:21

(2) In Ordination or Consecration of Men for Service

Nu 8:10; 27:18; De 34:9; Ac 6:6; 1Ti 4:14; 5:22; 2Ti 1:6

--SEE Consecration (3), SURRENDERED LIFE

(3) In Blessing

Ge 48:14; Mt 19:15; Mr 10:16

--SEE Blessings (5), BLESSINGS

(4) In Healing

Mr 6:5; 7:32; 16:18; Lu 4:40; 13:13; Ac 28:8

--SEE Healing, 1539
Touch of Christ, ASSOCIATION

HANDS, LIFTING UP OF, IN PRAYER AND PRAISE


Ps 28:2; 63:4; 134:2; 141:2; 143:6; La 2:19; 1Ti 2:8

--SEE Prayerfulness, DEVOTIONAL LIFE

HANDS WASHED, IN TOKEN OF INNOCENCE


De 21:6; Ps 26:6; 73:13; Mt 27:24

HANNAH


wife of Elkanah, mother of Samuel, Characteristics of

Prayerfulness
1Sa 1:10,11

Self-denial
1Sa 1:27,28

Thankfulness
1Sa 2:1-10

Industry and Maternal Love
1Sa 2:19

--SEE Notable Women, WOMEN

HARAN


(a) Father of Lot

Ge 11:26

(b) Or Charran, Land of

Ge 11:31; 12:5; 27:43; 28:10; 2Ki 19:12; Ac 7:4

HASTE-DELAY


(A) HASTE

The King's Business Requires
1Sa 21:8

Salutations Hinder
2Ki 4:29

The Urgency of the Work Demands
2Ch 24:5

The Rashness of Delaying God's Messengers
2Ch 35:21; Ps 119:60

Hastening to the Place of Prayer
Zec 8:21

Haste in Delivering the Message
Mt 28:7; Lu 10:4

Haste in Giving the Invitation
Lu 14:21

--SEE Redeeming the Time, SPECIAL
Zeal Enjoined, EARNESTNESS

(2) In Making Escape

Ge 19:22; Ex 12:11; 2Sa 15:14

(B) PROCRASTINATION, causes of

Worldly Entanglements
Ge 19:16

Family Cares
Mt 8:21; Lu 9:61

Unbelief
Ac 17:32

Personal Convenience
Ac 24:25

--SEE Excuses, SELF-JUSTIFICATION
& SELF-JUSTIFICATION

(C) DELAY, examples of fatal

The Egyptians, in Attempting to Escape God's Judgments
Ex 14:24,25

Israel, in Seeking to Enter the Promised Land
Nu 14:40,41,44,45

Saul, in Repenting his Disobedience
1Sa 15:24,25,26

Israel, in Repenting of Sin
Jer 8:20

The Foolish Virgins, in Preparing for the Coming of the Bridegroom
Mt 25:11,12

Judas, in Repenting his Betrayal of Christ
Mt 27:3

Those Knocking at the Closed Door
Lu 13:25

Esau, in Repenting the Sale of his Birthright
Heb 12:17

--SEE Lost Opportunity, OPPORTUNITY

HAZAEL


king of Syria

1Ki 19:15; 2Ki 8:8; 9:14; 10:32; 12:17; 13:22

HAZEROTH


one of the resting places of the Israelites on their
journey from Egypt to Canaan.

Nu 11:35; 12:16; 33:17; De 1:1

HAZOR


a town captured by Joshua

Jos 11:10

HEALING VIRTUE, EMANATING FROM CHRIST, AND THE APOSTLES


Mr 6:56; Lu 6:19; 8:46; Ac 5:15; 19:11,12

--SEE Christ's Touch, ASSOCIATION

HEALTH-DISEASE


(A) HEALTH, promised to the obedient

Ex 15:26; De 7:15; Pr 4:22; Jer 30:17

--SEE Immunity, ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(B) DISEASE, different forms of

(1) Boils

Ex 9:9; Le 13:18; 2Ki 20:7; Job 2:7; Isa 38:21

(2) Epilepsy

Mt 4:24; 17:14,15

(3) Fever

Le 26:16; De 28:22; Job 30:30; Mr 1:30; Joh 4:52; Ac 28:8

(4) Insanity

Da 4:33; Mt 4:24; 17:15

(5) Leprosy

Le 13:2; 14:2,34; De 24:8; 2Ch 26:19

--SEE Lepers, LEPERS

(6) Loss of Appetite

1Sa 1:7; 28:23; Ps 102:4; 107:18

(7) Palsy

Mt 4:24; 8:6; 9:2; Ac 8:7; 9:33

(8) Other Diseases mentioned

Ague

Le 26:16

Consumption

Le 26:16; De 28:22

Dropsy

Lu 14:2

Dysentery

Ac 28:8

Emerods

De 28:27; 1Sa 5:6

Issue of Blood

Mt 9:20

Itch

De 28:27

Sun-stroke

2Ki 4:18,19; Isa 49:10

Ulcers

Isa 1:6; Lu 16:20

(C) SICKNESS

(1) Sometimes sent as a Judgment for Sin

Le 26:15,16; De 28:61; 2Ch 21:15; Ps 107:17,18; Ec 5:17; Mic 6:13; 1Co 11:30

--SEE Disease Sent, JUDGMENTS, GOD'S

(2) The Righteous suffer from

2Ki 20:1; Job 2:7; Da 8:27; Joh 11:1; Ac 9:37; Php 2:27; 2Ti 4:20

(D) BODILY INFIRMITIES, general references to

Mt 8:17; Lu 5:15; 13:11; Joh 5:5; 2Co 12:10; Ga 4:13; 1Ti 5:23; Heb 4:15

For Deafness, See DEAFNESS
--The Dumb, See 1541

(E) BLINDNESS

(1) Physical, inflicted

Ge 19:11; 2Ki 6:18; Ac 9:8; 13:11

(2) Healed

Mt 9:27; 12:22; 20:30; 21:14; Mr 8:22; 10:46; Lu 7:21; Joh 9:1

(F) LAMENESS

Le 21:18; 2Sa 4:4; 5:8; Mt 15:31; 21:14; Lu 7:22; Ac 3:2; 14:8

(G) PREVENTION AND CURE of disease. Miscellaneous Topics relating to

(1) Physicians

Ge 50:2; 2Ch 16:12; Jer 8:22; Mt 9:12; Lu 4:23; 5:31; Col 4:14

(2) Medicine

Pr 17:22; Jer 8:22; 30:13; 46:11; Eze 47:12

(3) Remedies

2Ki 20:7; Isa 1:6; Lu 10:34; 1Ti 5:23; Jas 5:14

(a) Anointing with Oil

Mr 6:13; Jas 5:14

--SEE Anointing (6),

(b) Ointment

Isa 1:6

(c) Poultices

2Ki 20:7

(4) Treatment of Fractures

Eze 30:21

(5) Treatment of Wounds

Isa 1:6; Lu 10:34

(6) Disinfection

Le 14:41; 15:5

(7) Quarantine

Le 13:4,46; 14:8; Nu 5:2; 31:19; 2Ki 15:5; Lu 17:12

(H) HEALING

(1) The Gift of

Mt 10:1; Mr 3:15; 16:18; 1Co 12:9

(2) Examples of Christ's

Mt 4:23; 8:3,16; 9:35; 12:13,22; 14:36; 15:30; 17:18; 19:2; Mt 21:14; Mr 1:31; 10:52; Lu 7:21; 13:13; 17:14; 22:51; Joh 4:50; 5:9; 9:6

--SEE Touch of Christ, ASSOCIATION
Laying on Hands, LAYING ON OF

(3) Examples of Apostolic

Ac 3:7; 5:16; 9:34; 14:10; 16:18; 19:12; 28:8

--SEE Miracles, MIRACLES
& MIRACLES

(4) The Dumb Healed

Isa 35:6; Mt 9:33; 12:22; Mr 9:25

(I) DISEASE SPIRITUAL

(1) General References to

Isa 1:5; Jer 8:22; 30:12; Mic 1:9; Mr 2:17

--SEE Depravity, NATION, THE
Defilement, DEFILEMENT
Evil Heart, HEART, THE HUMAN
Sin Universal, SIN

(2) Healing of

Ps 41:4; 147:3; Isa 53:5; 57:18; Jer 3:22; 17:14; Ho 6:1; Lu 4:18; Re 22:2

--SEE Regeneration, LIFE
Cleansing (3), (5), CLEANSING
& CLEANSING

HEART, THE HUMAN


(1) Renewed

De 5:29; 2Ch 11:16; Ne 9:8; Ps 57:7; Jer 24:7; Eze 11:19; Eze 36:26; Lu 8:15

--SEE Spiritual Mind, MIND
New Man, NEW MAN
Regeneration, LIFE
Spiritual Resurrection, NEW MAN

(2) Evil, Characteristics of

Stubbornness
Ec 8:11

Madness
Ec 9:3

Depravity
Jer 17:9

Extortion and excess
Mt 23:25

Fountain-head of all evil
Mr 7:21

Source of unbelief and covetousness
Heb 3:12; 2Pe 2:14

--SEE Evil Thoughts, MIND, CARNAL
Evil Imaginations, MIND, CARNAL

---The Whole. See EARNESTNESS

HEATHEN


general references to

2Ki 16:3; 17:8; Ezr 6:21; Ps 2:1; 9:15; 126:2; 135:15; Eze 39:21; Mt 6:7

--SEE Gentiles, WORLD-WIDE
& WORLD-WIDE
Accessions, CHURCH, THE
Separation (2), (3), SEPARATION
& SEPARATION

HEAVEN


(1) Dwelling Place of God

De 26:15; 1Ki 8:30; 2Ch 30:27; Job 22:12; Ps 73:25; 123:1; Isa 66:1; Lu 11:2; Ac 7:49

(2) Future Home of the Saints

--SEE 1356

HEAVENLY ORIGIN, CHRIST'S


Joh 3:31; 6:38; 8:23,42; 16:30; 1Co 15:47

--SEE Divine Messenger, CHRIST JESUS

HEAVENLY PLACES


Eph 1:3,20; 2:6; 3:10

HEAVEN OPENED


Mt 3:16; Ac 7:56; 10:11; Re 19:11

--SEE Heavenly Vision, VISION

HEAVENS, NEW


Isa 65:17; 66:22; 2Pe 3:13; Re 21:1

HEAVENS, THE NATURAL


(1) Creation of

Ge 1:1; 1Ch 16:26; Ps 102:25; Pr 8:27; Isa 40:22; 42:5; Isa 45:12; Jer 32:17

(2) Shall pass away

Ps 102:26; Isa 34:4; 51:6; Mt 5:18; 24:35; 2Pe 3:10; Re 6:14; 21:1

--SEE Mutability, MUTABILITY

HEBREW, LANGUAGE


2Ki 18:26; Ne 13:24; Joh 5:2; 19:20; Ac 21:40; 22:2; 26:14

--Festivals. SEE 1257-1261, 1257|

HEBREWS, THE JEWISH PEOPLE, SO CALLED


Ge 14:13; 40:15; 43:32; Ex 2:6; 2Co 11:22; Php 3:5

--other References to
--SEE Israel, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
God's People, PEOPLE, GOD'S

HEBRON


a city given to Caleb

Ge 13:18; 23:2; Nu 13:22; Jos 10:36; 14:14; 15:13; 2Sa 2:1; 3:2; 2Sa 5:1; 1Ch 12:38; 29:27; 2Ch 11:10; Ne 11:25

HEDGES


Job 1:10; Pr 15:19; Isa 5:5; Eze 13:5; Lu 14:23

HEIRS


general references to Natural

Ge 15:3; 21:10; 25:5; Nu 27:8; 36:9; De 21:16; Ec 2:18

--SEE First-born, OWNERSHIP
Adoption, HOME

--Spiritual. See CHURCH, THE

HELL


(1) (Greek, Gehenna) See FUTURE STATE OF THE WICKED

(2) (Greek, Hades), The Abode of the Dead

Mt 11:23; 16:18; Lu 16:23; Ac 2:27; Re 1:18; 6:8; 20:13

--SEE The Grave, GRAVE, THE

(3) (Hebrew, Sheol) The Grave or Unseen State

De 32:22; 2Sa 22:6; Job 11:8; 26:6; Ps 9:17; 16:10; 18:5; 55:15; 86:13; 116:3; 139:8; Pr 5:5; 7:27; 9:18; 15:11,24; 23:14; 27:20; Isa 5:14; 14:9,15; 28:15,18; 57:9; Eze 31:16; 32:21,27; Am 9:2; Jon 2:2; Hab 2:5

--SEE The Grave, GRAVE, THE

(4) (Greek, Tartarus). See FUTURE STATE OF THE WICKED

HELPS-HINDRANCES


(A) DIVINE HELPER, God as helper of his people

De 33:29; 2Ch 25:8; Ps 27:9; 28:7; 40:17; 54:4; 116:6; Isa 41:10; 50:9; Heb 13:6

--SEE Divine Support, PROVIDENCE DIVINE
Divine Presence, FELLOWSHIP
& PRESENCE, DIVINE
Divine Refuge, BATTLE OF LIFE

(B) WAY PROVIDED

(1) Through the Difficulties of Life's Journey

Ex 14:16; 15:19; Jos 3:17; Ps 114:3; Pr 15:19; Isa 30:21; 42:16; Isa 43:16; 49:11

(2) Obstacles Removed from the Pathway

Isa 40:4; 45:2; 49:11; Zec 4:7; Mt 21:21; Joh 11:41

(3) A Spiritual Highway

Pr 16:17; Isa 35:8; 43:19; 62:10; Jer 31:21

--SEE Right Paths, PATHS, RIGHT
Right Way, WAY, RIGHT

(C) HINDRANCES to spiritual progress

Worldly allurements prevented the escape of Lot's wife
Ge 19:26

The attempt to use the equipment of Saul delayed David
1Sa 17:39

Discouraged men opposed the building of the wall of Jerusalem
Ne 4:10

Unbelief hindered Christ's work in Nazareth
Mt 13:58

Worldly possessions kept back the rich young man from discipleship
Mt 19:22

Imaginary hindrances loom up before the Christian worker
Mr 16:3,4

Family ties prevent a man from following Christ
Lu 9:59

Weights, as well as sins, impede progress
Heb 12:1

(D) STUMBLING-BLOCKS in the way of men

Should be Removed
Isa 57:14

Unfaithful Leaders become
Mal 2:7,8; Mt 16:23

Hypocrites in the Church Declared to be
Mt 23:13; Lu 11:52

All need to Watch against becoming
Ro 14:13; 1Co 8:9

Love the Preventive of
1Jo 2:10

--SEE Evil Influence, EVIL
& EVIL

(E) OFFENCES (causes of stumbling)

Mt 18:7; Mr 9:43; Ro 14:21; 1Co 10:32; 2Co 6:3

--SEE Evil Influence, EVIL
& EVIL

(F) OPPOSERS, hinder Religious work

(1) Examples of

Ezr 4:4; Ne 4:8; Zec 3:1; Ac 13:8; 18:6; 1Co 16:9; 2Ti 3:8; 4:15

(2) Seek to Silence the Prophets and Religious Leaders

Isa 30:10; Jer 11:21; Am 2:12; 7:13; Mic 2:6

--SEE Persecution, 3480-3484, 3480

HEMAN


(1) The Wise Man

1Ki 4:31; 1Ch 2:6

(2) The Singer

1Ch 6:33; 15:17; 16:41; 25:5

HEN


Mt 23:37; Lu 13:34

HERDSMEN


Ge 13:7; 26:20; 1Sa 21:7

HERDS


Ge 18:7; 47:18; Ex 10:9; 1Sa 11:5; 2Sa 12:4; Isa 65:10

HEREDITY


(1) General References to

Ex 34:7; Le 26:39; Ps 51:5; 58:3; Isa 14:20; Jer 3:25; La 5:7; Eze 18:2

--SEE Sin (4), SIN
Parent's Sins, HOME
Parental Influence, HOME

(2) Evil Influence of the Wicked Upon Posterity

Job 27:14; Ps 21:10; 37:28; Isa 14:20; 57:3; Mt 12:34

(3) Beneficent Influence of the Righteous

Ps 25:13; 37:25; 69:36; 102:28; 112:2; Pr 11:21; 14:26; 20:7

--SEE Children (9), HOME

HERESY


examples of

Mt 15:9; Ac 15:24; 1Co 11:19; 1Ti 4:1; 2Pe 2:1; 3:17

--SEE Doctrine, DOCTRINE

HERODIAS


wife of Philip, instigated the death of John the Baptist.

Mt 14:3; Mr 6:17; Lu 3:19

HERODS OF THE NEW TESTAMENT, THE


(A) HEROD THE GREAT

(1) Characteristics of

Enterprising, keen of intellect, builder of the temple, but
bloodthirsty and cruel.

Son of Antipater, was appointed governor of Coel-Syria, and
advanced from one position to another until made king of an
extensive territory.

(2) General References to

Mt 2:1,3,7,16; Lu 1:5

(3) Successors of

The Kingdom of Herod the Great was divided between his sons.

Archelaus succeeded to Judea and Samaria.

Herod Antipas was made Tetrarch of Galilee and Perea.

Herod Philip II received Ituraea, Gaulonitis, Trachonitis, etc.

(B) HEROD ANTIPAS (Herod the Tetrarch)

(1) Facts Concerning

He ruled over Galilee and Perea for about thirty years. --Seeking
the title of King he was banished to Gaul.

He it was who slew John the Baptist.

(2) General References to

Lu 3:1,19; 9:7; Mt 14:1,3; Mr 6:14; 8:15; Lu 13:31; 23:7,11; Ac 13:1

(C) HEROD AGRIPPA I

(1) Facts Concerning

He was the son of Aristobulus and succeeded his uncle,
Herod Philip II, as Tetrarch of Ituraea, Trachonitis, etc.

He was given the title of king by Caligula, and finally received
all the territory of Herod the Great.

(2) General References to

Ac 12:1,20; 23:35

(D) HEROD AGRIPPA II

(1) Facts Concerning

He was the son of Herod Agrippa I, was king of Chalcis, Ituraea,
Trachonitis and Abilene.

He had the oversight of the temple ad Jerusalem and nominated the
High Priest.

(2) General References to

Ac 25:13; 26:1,27

HESHBON


a city of the Amorites

Nu 21:26; De 2:24; Ne 9:22; Isa 16:8

HETH


son of Canaan, father of the Hittites

Ge 10:15; 23:3; 27:46; 49:32; 1Ch 1:13

HEZEKIAH


king of Judah, son of Ahaz

(1) General References to

2Ki 16:20; 18:9; 19:3; 20:1,10,21

(2) Four Crises in his Life

Crisis of Choice--
Chose to forsake the idols of his father, Ahaz
2Ch 28:24,25

and purged the Kingdom from idolatry
2Ki 18:4

Crisis of Invasion--
2Ch 32:1-19

He prayed unto the Lord and was delivered
2Ch 32:20,21

Crisis of Sickness--
Obedience furnished him a foundation for prayer and healing
Isa 38:1-5

Crisis of Prosperity--
He manifested pride and displayed his treasures to the ungodly
Isa 39:1-8

HIGH PLACES


(1) General References to Idolatrous. See FALSE WORSHIP

(2) Condemned

Le 26:30; Nu 33:52; 1Ki 13:32; 2Ch 14:3; Jer 7:31

(3) Sometimes used for True Worship

Ge 22:2; 31:54; Jud 6:26; 1Sa 9:12; 10:5; 1Ki 3:4; 18:19

HILKIAH


the high priest

2Ki 22:4; 23:4; 1Ch 6:13; 9:11; 2Ch 34:9; Ezr 7:1; Jer 29:3

HIN


a measure, one-sixth of a bath

Ex 29:40; Le 19:36; Nu 15:5; 28:7; Eze 4:11

--SEE Tables, 3534

HINNOM, VALLEY OF


Jos 15:8; 18:16; 2Ki 23:10; 2Ch 28:3; 33:6; Jer 7:32; 19:2

--SEE Tophet, TOPHET
Hell, FUTURE STATE OF THE WICKED

HIRAM


(1) Or Huram, king of Tyre

2Sa 5:11; 1Ki 5:1; 9:11,27; 10:11,22; 2Ch 9:10

(2) The Artificer

1Ki 7:13; 2Ch 2:13

HIRELING


Job 7:1; 14:6; Isa 16:14; Mal 3:5; Joh 10:13

HITTITES


descendants of Heth

Nu 13:29; De 7:1; Jos 24:11; Jud 3:5; 1Ki 10:29; 11:1; 2Ki 7:6; 2Ch 8:7; Ezr 9:1

HIVITES


one of the nations of Canaan

Ge 10:17; Ex 23:28; Jos 9:1; 11:3; 1Ki 9:20

HOLINESS


(1) General References to

Ex 39:30; Isa 35:8; Zec 14:20; 1Th 3:13; Heb 12:10; 1Pe 2:9

(2) Of God

Ex 15:11; 1Sa 6:20; Ps 99:9; Isa 6:3; Eze 39:7; Hab 1:13; Re 4:8; 15:4

--SEE God's Righteousness, RIGHTEOUSNESS
Divine Perfection, PERFECTION

(3) Enjoined

Ex 19:6; Le 11:45; 19:2; 1Ch 16:29; Lu 1:74,75; 2Co 7:1; Eph 4:24; Heb 12:14; 1Pe 1:16; 2Pe 3:11

--SEE Righteousness (4), RIGHTEOUSNESS
Purity, INNOCENCE
Spiritual Cleansing, CLEANSING
Sanctification (2), SANCTIFICATION

--Of Christ. SEE Sinlessness, PERFECTION

HOLY OF HOLIES


the most sacred place in the tabernacle and temple

Ex 26:33; 1Ki 6:19; 8:6; 1Ch 6:49; 2Ch 3:8; 4:22; Eze 41:4; Eze 44:13; Heb 9:3

--SEE Ark, ARK
Vail (2), VAIL
Mercy Seat, MERCY-SEAT

HOLY PLACE


Ex 26:33; 28:29; 31:11; 38:24; Le 6:16; 1Ch 23:32; 2Ch 29:5

HOLY SPIRIT


(Select Readings,)
Joh 14:16-26; Ac 2:1-47; Ro 8:1-39

(For alphabetical arrangement See Index)

(1) General Work

Zec 4:6; Mt 12:28; Joh 15:26; 16:8; Ro 8:11,26; 2Co 3:6; 1Pe 3:18; 2Pe 1:21; Re 22:17

(2) Dwelling in Believers

Eze 36:27; Joh 14:17; Ro 8:9; 1Co 3:16; 6:19; 2Ti 1:14; 1Jo 2:27

--SEE Spirit Filled, FULNESS
Spiritual Fulness, FULNESS
Indwelling Christ, TEMPLES, SPIRITUAL

(3) Outpouring of, Promised

Isa 32:15; 59:21; Eze 39:29

Upon Young and Old
Joe 2:28; Zec 12:10

Christ the Giver of
Mt 3:11

Bestowed in Answer to Prayer
Lu 11:13

Through Waiting upon God
Lu 24:49; Joh 7:39; 14:16; 16:7

Empowers for Service
Ac 1:8

Personal Cleansing Precedes
Ac 2:38

--SEE Spiritual Fulness, FULNESS

(4) Examples of Men Receiving the Gift of, under the Old
Dispensation.

The Seventy Elders
Nu 11:25

Balaam
Nu 24:2

Othniel
Jud 3:10

Gideon
Jud 6:34

Samson
Jud 14:6; 14:19

Saul
1Sa 10:10; 11:6

David
1Sa 16:13

Saul's Messengers
1Sa 19:20; 2Ch 15:1; Lu 2:25

--SEE Spiritual Power, POWER

(5) Believers in the Early Church Baptized with

Simeon
Lu 2:25

Believers at Pentecost
Ac 2:3

The Samaritan Christians
Ac 8:17

Cornelius and his Company
Ac 10:44

The Ephesian Believers
Ac 19:6,7; 1Co 12:13; 1Jo 2:20

--SEE Spiritual Power, POWER

(7) Bearing Witness to the Spiritual Adoption of Believers

Ro 8:16; Ga 4:6; 1Jo 3:24; 4:13; 5:6

--SEE Spiritual Adoption, CHURCH, THE
Assurance, ASSURANCE

(8) As Teacher

Ne 9:20; Lu 12:12; Joh 14:26; 1Co 2:13; 1Jo 2:27

--SEE Guidance Promised, GUIDANCE

(9) The Sin Against

Isa 63:10; Mt 12:31; Mr 3:29; Ac 5:3; 7:51; Eph 4:30; 1Th 5:19; Heb 10:29; 1Jo 5:16

--SEE Despisers, DESPISERS
Stubbornness, SELF-WILL
& SELF-WILL

(10) Withdrawal of

Ge 6:3; 1Sa 16:14; Ps 51:11

--SEE God's Face Hidden, ESTRANGEMENT
Reprobation, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
Wicked Rejected, WICKED

(11) Christ Baptized with

Isa 11:2; 42:1; 61:1; Mt 3:16; Joh 1:32; Ac 10:38

(12) The Leadership of

Guides into All Truth
Joh 16:13; Ac 8:39

Controls the Movements of Believers
Ac 10:19,20

Directs in the Selection of Christian Leaders
Ac 13:2

Chooses the Fields of Operation
Ac 16:6

Obedience to, a Mark of Sonship
Ro 8:14; Ga 5:18

--SEE Guidance, GUIDANCE

(13) Giveth Life

Joh 6:63; Ro 8:11; 2Co 3:6; 1Pe 3:18

(14) Called "Spirit of Truth"

Joh 14:17; 15:26; 16:13; 1Jo 4:6

(15) Called the Comforter, (Greek, Parakletos)

Abides forever
Joh 14:16

Brings to remembrance Christ's words
Joh 14:26

Testifies concerning Christ
Joh 15:26

Convicts the world of sin
Joh 16:7,8

Guides into all truth
Joh 16:13

HOME


(A) MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS RELATING TO

(1) General References to

De 24:5; Ru 1:21; Mr 5:19; Joh 19:27; 1Ti 5:4; Tit 2:5

(2) Heavenly Home

Lu 16:9; Joh 14:2

--SEE Heaven, 1356

(3) Admonitions concerning Abiding at

Pr 25:17; Hab 2:5; Tit 2:5

(4) Examples of Love of

Jacob
Ge 31:30

Hobab
Nu 10:30

Barzillai
2Sa 19:37

David
2Sa 23:15

The Jews in Exile
Ps 137:1,2,3,4,5,6

(B) COURTSHIP

Ge 29:11-20; Jud 14:1-10

(C) BETROTHALS

Jacob and Rachel
Ge 29.18,19,20

Special Privileges of the Betrothed
De 20:7

David and Merab
1Sa 18:17

Joseph and Mary
Lu 1:26,27

(D) MARRIAGE

(1) Commended

Pr 18:22; Jer 29:6; 1Ti 3:12; 5:14; Heb 13:4

--SEE Celibacy, SELF-DENIAL

(2) Solemn Obligations of

Ge 2:24; Mt 5:32; Mr 10:7,9; Ro 7:2; 1Co 7:10,11

For other references to Marriage, SEE 2255-2257, 2255|

(E) DOWRY given to brides

Ge 30:20; 34:12; Ex 22:17; Jos 15:18

(F) LOVE, FAMILY

(1) Conjugal

Ge 24:67; 29:20,30; Es 2:17; Pr 5:19; So 8:7; Eph 5:28; Col 3:19

(F) LOVE, FAMILY

(2) Examples of Mothers' Love

Hagar's Love for her Child
Ge 21:16

The Mother of Moses
Ex 2:3

The Mother of Samuel
1Sa 2:19

Rizpah's Love for her Sons
2Sa 21:9,10

The Mother of Solomon's Time
1Ki 3:26

The Shunammite Mother
2Ki 4:20

The Mother's Unforgettable Love
Isa 49:15

The Canaanitish Mother
Mt 15:22

The Mother of Jesus
Joh 19:25

(3) Examples of Fathers' Love

Laban
Ge 31:28

Jacob
Ge 37:35; 42:38; 46:30

David
2Sa 12:16; 13:39; 18:5

Jairus
Mr 5:23; 9:24

Father of the Prodigal
Lu 15:20

--SEE Partiality, HOME

(G) HUSBANDS AND WIVES

(1) Duties of Husbands

Ge 2:23,24; De 24:5; Pr 5:18; Ec 9:9; Mr 10:7; 1Co 7:11; Eph 5:25; 1Pe 3:7

--SEE Divorce, HOME

(2) Duties of Wives

Es 1:20; Pr 31:27; 1Co 7:10; Eph 5:22; Col 3:18; 1Ti 3:11; Tit 2:4; 1Pe 3:1

--SEE Marriage (2), HOME

(3) Wives' Counsel, examples of

Jud 13:22,23; 2Ki 4:8-10; Da 5:10-12; Mt 27:19

(H) PARENTAL DUTIES

(1) Special Duties Incumbent upon Parents

To Teach
De 6:7; 6:20; 21:19

To Train
Pr 22:6; Isa 38:19; La 2:19

To Provide for
2Co 12:14

To Nurture
Eph 6:4; Col 3:21

To Control
1Ti 3:4; 3:12

To Love
Tit 2:4

(2) The Correction of Children

Pr 13:24; 19:18; 22:15; 23:13

--SEE The Rod of Correction, ROD OF CORRECTION

(3) Instruction of Children

De 4:9; 6:7; 11:19; 31:13; Ps 78:5; Pr 22:6; Isa 28:9; Joh 21:15

(I) PARENTAL INFLUENCE AND EXAMPLE

(1) Evil Influence of Parents

1Ki 22:52; 2Ch 22:3; Jer 9:14; Eze 20:18; Am 2:4; Mt 14:8

--SEE Sinful Imitation, WORLDLINESS

(2) Parental Example, Good

1Ki 9:4; 2Ch 17:3; 20:32; 26:4; 27:2; 2Ti 1:5

(J) PARENTAL WEAKNESSES AND SINS

(1) Indulgence of Children, examples of

Eli
1Sa 3:13

Samuel
1Sa 8:3

David
1Ki 1:6

Disastrous Results of
Pr 29:15

Father of Prodigal
Lu 15:12,13

(2) Partiality of Parents

Ge 25:28; 33:2; 37:3; 42:4; 48:22; 1Ch 26:10

(3) Parental Pride

Ge 37:3; Es 5:11; Mt 20:21

(4) Sins of Parents Visited upon the Children

Ex 20:5; 34:7; Le 26:39; Nu 14:18,33; Job 21:19; Isa 14:21; Jer 32:18

--SEE Sins (4), SIN
Heredity, HEREDITY

(K) PARENTAL FEELINGS AND EMOTIONS

(1) Parental Love

(a) Examples of. See HOME

(b) Parental Gifts, an expression of Love for Children

A Patrimony
Ge 24:36

A Beautiful Garment
Ge 37:3

Springs of Water
Jos 15:19

A Home-made Coat
1Sa 2:19

A Type of God's Bounty
Mt 7:11

(2) Joy

Pr 15:20; 23:24; 27:11; 29:3; Lu 15:23,24

(3) Sorrow

2Sa 18:33; Pr 10:1; 17:21,25; 19:13,26; 28:7; 29:15

(4) Solicitude

Ge 37:14; 1Sa 10:2; 2Sa 18:29; Es 2:11

(L) CHILDREN

(1) The Gift of God

Ge 33:5; 48:9; Jos 24:3; Ps 113:9; 127:3; Isa 8:18

(2) Esteemed Highly

Ps 127:4,5; 128:3; Pr 17:6; Mt 19:14

(3) Exhortations to

Ps 34:11; 148:12; Pr 10:1; 20:11; 23:22; Ec 12:1; Eze 20:18; Mr 7:10; Eph 6:1,2,3; Col 3:20; 1Ti 5:4

--SEE Filial Honour, YOUNG PEOPLE
Filial Obedience, YOUNG PEOPLE

(4) Present at Religious Worship

Jos 8:35; 2Ch 20:13; Ezr 8:21; Ne 12:43; Mt 21:15

(5) Ungrateful

Ex 21:15; Le 20:9; De 21:18,20,21; Pr 19:26; 28:24; 30:11; Pr 30:17; Eze 22:7; Mic 7:6; Mr 7:11

--SEE Cursing (3), CURSING
Dishonouring Parents, HOME

(6) Examples of Helpful

The child Samuel assists Eli
1Sa 2:18

A boy who waited upon David and Jonathan
1Sa 20:36

A little maid who aided Naaman in securing his health
2Ki 5:2,3

A child king
2Ch 24:1

The boy Christ about his Father's business
Lu 2:49

The lad who have his lunch to help feed the multitude
Joh 6:9

(7) Vices of

2Ki 2:23; Job 19:18; 30:12; Isa 3:5

(8) Special Promises to Children, examples of

Reverent Children
De 5:16

Forsaken Children
Ps 27:10

Early Seekers
Pr 8:17

Obedient Children
Pr 8:32

Lambs of the Flock
Isa 40:11

Little Children
Mr 10:14

Children of Believers
Ac 2:39

The Commandment with Promise
Eph 6:2

(9) Examples of Good Children of good Parentage

Isaac
Ge 22:7

Jephthah's Daughter
Jud 11:36

Samuel
1Sa 2:26

John the Baptist
Lu 1:80

The Boy Jesus
Lu 2:49; 2Ti 1:5

Timothy
2Ti 3:15

--SEE Youthful Piety, YOUNG PEOPLE
Seed of the Righteous, HEREDITY

(10) Good Children of Wicked Men

2Ki 12:2; 18:3; 22:2; 2Ch 34:3

(11) Naming of

Ge 4:25; 5:29; 21:3; 30:8; 41:51; Ex 2:10; Ru 4:17; 1Sa 4:21; 1Ch 4:9; 2:9; Ho 1:4; Lu 1:60; 2:21

(12) Adoption of

Ge 15:3; 48:5; Ex 2:10; Es 2:7

(13) Births Foretold

Ge 16:11; 18:10; Jud 13:3; 1Ki 13:2; 2Ki 4:16; Isa 9:6; Mt 1:21; Lu 1:13

(14) Birthright of

Ge 25:31; 43:33; De 21:16; 2Ch 21:3; Heb 12:16

--SEE First-born, OWNERSHIP

(15) Dishonouring Parents, Different Ways of

By Stubbornness and Sensuality
De 21:20

By Lack of Respect for
De 27:16

By Despising their Mother
Pr 15:20

By Cursing their Father
Pr 30:11

By Strife in the Household
Mic 7:6

By Failure in Providing for
Mr 7:11

By Disobedience
2Ti 3:2

--SEE Cursing (3), CURSING
Filial Honour, YOUNG PEOPLE
& YOUNG PEOPLE

(M) FAMILY TROUBLE

(1) Instances of

Sarah and Hagar
Ge 16:5

Rebekah and her daughters-in-law
Ge 26:34,35; 27:46

Jacob and Esau
Ge 27:41

Joseph and his brethren
Ge 37:4

Moses, Aaron and Miriam
Nu 12:11

David and his wife
2Sa 6:16

David and his household
2Sa 12:11

Ahasuerus and Vashti
Es 1:12

---Hard to bear. SEE Family Strife, STRIFE

(2) Causes of

--Hatred
Ge 27:41

--Childlessness
Ge 30:1; 1Sa 1:6,7

--Envy
Ge 37:11

--Ungrateful children
De 21:20; 2Sa 15:6

--Unworthy husbands
1Sa 25:25

--Avarice
Pr 15:27

--Contentious wives
Pr 21:19

--Slothfulness
Ec 10:18

(3) Childlessness regarded as a Misfortune

Ge 11:30; 15:2; Jud 13:2; 1Sa 1:2; 2Sa 6:23; 2Ki 4:14; Lu 1:7; 20:29

(4) Fratricide

Ge 4:8; Jud 9:5; 2Sa 13:28; 1Ki 2:25; 2Ch 21:4; Mt 10:21

--SEE Murder,

(N) FOES OF THE HOME

(1) Adultery

Ex 20:14; Le 20:10; Job 24:15; Mt 5:27; 19:9; Ro 7:3; 1Co 6:9; 2Pe 2:14

--SEE Filthiness, DEFILEMENT
Lasciviousness, IMPURITY
Impurity, IMPURITY
Fornication, IMPURITY

(2) Polygamy

(a) Examples of

Ge 4:19; 16:3; 26:34; 28:9; 29:28; Jud 8:30; 1Sa 1:2; 2Sa 3:3; 1Ki 11:3; 1Ch 4:5; 2Ch 11:18; 13:21; 24:3; Da 5:2

(b) Forbidden

De 17:17; Mal 2:15; Mt 19:4; 1Ti 3:2; Tit 1:6

--SEE Marriage, HOME

(3) Concubinage

Ge 16:3; 22:24; 30:4; 36:12; Jud 8:31; 2Sa 5:13; 1Ki 11:3; 1Ch 2:46; 7:14; 2Ch 11:21

(4) Divorce

De 24:1; Ezr 10:3; Jer 3:1; Mt 5:31; 19:7; Lu 16:18; 1Co 7:27

--SEE Marriage, HOME

(O) FAMILY JOYS, causes contributing to

Conjugal love
Ge 24:67

Birth of children
Ge 21:6

Presence of children in the home
Job 29:5; Ps 127:4,5

Blessings of wifehood and motherhood
Pr 31:28

Possession of a home
Mic 4:4

Maternal and paternal love. See HOME
& HOME

(P) HOME RELIGION

(1) General References to

Joshua establishes religion in his home
Jos 24:15

Job sanctifies his children
Job 1:5

The healed demoniac told to go home and witness for Christ
Lu 8:39

Mary sits at Jesus' feet in her home
Lu 10:39

Andrew leads his brother to Christ
Joh 1:41

The entire family of the nobleman accept Christ
Joh 4:53

Lydia and her household converted
Ac 16:15

The Philippian jailer and his family are baptized
Ac 16:33

Home, the best place to show piety
1Ti 5:4

(2) Devout Fathers, examples of

Abraham exerts a spiritual influence upon his family
Ge 18:19

Isaac blesses his son
Ge 27:26,27

Jacob commands his household to put away idols
Ge 35:2

Manoah prays for instruction in regard to his coming child
Jud 13:8

David gives godly advice to his son, Solomon
1Ki 2:1-4

Zacharias, the godly father of John the Baptist
Lu 1:67

Cornelius, the head of a religious household
Ac 10:2

(3) Devout Mothers

--Sarah
Ge 21:6

--Hannah
1Sa 1:22

--Elizabeth
Lu 1:41

--Mary
Lu 1:46

--Eunice
2Ti 1:5

(4) Parental Prayers

Abraham, for Ishmael
Ge 17:18

David, for the life of his child
2Sa 12:16

David, for Solomon
1Ch 29:19

Job, for his children
Job 1:5

The father, for the demoniac
Mt 17:15

The Syrophenician mother
Mr 7:26

(Q) PLEASANT SUNDAY AFTERNOONS

Bible Stories for Children

Who Made the World
Ge 1:1-25

The Woman who exchanged her Home and all she had for an Apple
Ge 3:1-6

The voyage of the Big Boat
Ge 6:14-22; 7:1-24

The Boy who lost his Home by mocking
Ge 21:9-20

The Young Man whom an Angel Saved
Ge 22:1-13

The Young Man who traded his Inheritance for a dish of Pottage
Ge 25:29-34

The Beautiful Coat
Ge 37:1-34

The Boy Captive who became prime minister
Ge 37:13-36; 39:20-23; 41:1-44

The Baby's Cry that won his way to a palace
Ex 2:1-10

A fit of Anger that cost a good Man his Life
Nu 20:10-12; De 3:23-26

How Snake bites were Healed
Nu 21:4-9

The Woman who used a Red Cord to save her Life
Jos 2:1-24; 6:22-24

The Man who could not keep his Hands from Beautiful things
Jos 7:20-26

A Band that captured a City by marching around it thirteen times
Jos 6:1-20

Gideon's Fleece
Jud 6:36-40

The Man who won a Battle with Pitchers and Lights
Jud 7:15-22

The King of the Forest
Jud 9:7-15

The Young Man who became a Slave by having his hair cut
Jud 16:1-31

The Boy who could hear God's Voice
1Sa 3:1-21

The Men of curiosity who looked into a Sacred Chest and Lost their Lives
1Sa 6:19

The Young Farmer who went out seeking Donkeys and found a Crown
1Sa 9:1-27; 10:1

The Anointing of the Young Shepherd
1Sa 16:1-14

David the Giant Killer
1Sa 17:1-58

Fast Friends
1Sa 18:1-4

The Boy Helper
1Sa 20:21-40

The Lame Prince
2Sa 4:4; 9:1-13

The Killing of the Pet Lamb
2Sa 12:1-6

The Handsome Prince Caught in a Tree
2Sa 18:9

The Prophet fed by the Birds
1Ki 17:1-6

The Food that never grew Less
1Ki 17:10-16

The Chariot of Fire
2Ki 2:9-11

The Man who used a Cloak to get through a River
2Ki 2:13,14

The Minister's Boys who were saved from Slavery
2Ki 4:1-7

A Race for a little Boy's Life
2Ki 4:18-36

The Captive Girl who returned good for Evil and Saved a Man's Life
2Ki 5:2-15

The Borrowed Axe that floated
2Ki 6:1-7

The Boy King who was hid
2Ki 11:1-12

The Choir that won a battle by Singing
2Ch 20:20-24

The most Wonderful House in the world
Ec 12:2-7

An Eating and Drinking Contest won by four Temperance Young Men
Da 1:3-15

Three Young Men who would not Bend, Budge, or Burn
Da 3:1-30

The Man the Lions would not eat
Da 6:1-22

Three Fish Stories
Jon 1:1-17; 2:1-10; Lu 5:4-8; Joh 21:4-11

The Star that led to the Baby's Cradle
Mt 2:1-11

The Woman who Prayed with her finger
Mt 9:20-22

Five girls Locked out in the cold
Mt 25:1-13

The Lost Boy who was found in the Church
Lu 2:40-52

Mr. Selfishness, Mr. Curiosity, Mr. Kind-hearted
Lu 10:30-37

The Men who were invited to a Feast
Lu 14:16-24

Nine Men who forgot to say "Thank You"
Lu 17:12-19

The Boy who ran away from Home
Lu 15:11-24

Thirty-eight years beside a Pool and never a Chance to get in
Joh 5:1-9

The Boy whose lunch fed 5000 Men
Joh 6:5-13

The Fatal Lie
Ac 5:1-10

The Song that opened the Jail Doors
Ac 16:16-28

Shaking off Vipers
Ac 28:1-6

HOME DUTIES


Mr 5:19; 1Ti 5:4

--SEE 1626
& HOME
& HOME

HOMELESS


Job 24:8; La 4:5; Lu 9:58; 1Co 4:11

HOMER


the largest dry measure

Le 27:16; Nu 11:32; Isa 5:10; Eze 45:11

--SEE Tables, 3534

HONEY


Ge 43:11; Le 2:11; De 8:8; 32:13; Jud 14:8; 1Sa 14:27; Ps 19:10; Pr 24:13; 25:27; 27:7; Eze 27:17; Mt 3:4; Lu 24:42

HONOUR-DISHONOUR


(A) HONOUR

(1) Due to God

Ps 29:2; 34:3; 57:5; 71:8; 107:32; 145:5; Isa 25:1; Re 19:7

--SEE Glorifying God, GLORIFYING GOD
Reverence, REVERENCE
Fear of God, REVERENCE

(2) Given to Christ

Mr 11:8; Lu 4:15; 19:35; Joh 12:13; Re 5:13

--SEE Christ King, SOVEREIGNTY

(3) Filial Enjoined. See YOUNG PEOPLE

(4) Examples of Filial. See YOUNG PEOPLE

(5) Due to Religious Leaders

Php 2:29; 1Th 5:13; 1Ti 5:17; Heb 13:7

(6) True Honour comes from God

1Ki 3:13; Ps 91:15; Ec 6:2; Da 5:18; Joh 12:26

--SEE Exaltation (2), (4), EXALTATION
& EXALTATION

(7) Earthly. See HONOUR

(7) Wisdom and Virtue lead to

Pr 3:16; 4:8; 8:18; 13:18; 21:21; 22:4; Ro 2:10

(B) HONOUR, EARTHLY, General References to

Offered as a Bribe
Nu 22:17; 1Ch 29:28; 2Ch 17:5; 32:27

A Tribute to Success or Wealth
Job 29:8

Transitory
Ps 49:12

A King's Gift
Da 2:6

A Hindrance to Faith
Joh 5:44

(C) GLORY OF MAN, transient

Ps 49:17; Isa 5:14; 21:16; Eze 24:25; Ho 4:7; 9:11; Zec 11:3; 1Pe 1:24

--SEE Eternal Life, LIFE
& LIFE
Frailty, TRANSIENT
Man as Grass, MORTALITY

(D) GREAT MEN, so called

Job 32:9; Pr 18:16; 25:6; Ec 2:9

(E) FAME, general references to

Jos 6:27; 1Ki 4:31; 10:1; 1Ch 12:30; 14:17; 2Ch 26:15; Mt 4:24; 9:31; Lu 5:15

(F) TRUE GREATNESS, general references to

Mt 5:19; 20:26; 23:11; Lu 1:15

(G) DISHONOUR, the wicked are brought to

Job 27:23; Ps 52:6; Pr 12:8; 14:17; 24:24; Isa 66:24; Jer 4:30; Da 12:2; Na 3:19

(H) SHAME

(1) General References to

Pr 3:35; 10:5; 11:2; 29:15

(2) The Wicked Ashamed, General References to

Ps 26:3; 119:78; Isa 26:11; 44:11; 45:16,24; Jer 17:13; Eze 16:61; 43:10; Ho 4:19; 10:6

(3) Shame of Sin

Ge 3:10; Ex 32:25; Ezr 9:6; Job 8:22; Ps 44:15; Jer 23:40; Eze 32:30; Da 12:2

--SEE Remorse, GUILT

(I) NOT ASHAMED, the righteous

Ps 119:6; Isa 50:7; Joe 2:26; Ro 9:33; Php 1:20; 1Pe 4:16; 1Jo 2:28

--SEE Security, SECURITY

HOPE-DESPAIR


(A) SPIRITUAL HOPE

Enabled Abraham to become the Father of the Faithful
Ro 4:18; 5:5

The Saving element in Life
Ro 8:24

The Scriptures the Source of
Ro 15:4

Abides Forever
1Co 13:13; Col 1:23; 2Th 2:16

Believers Called to Testify concerning
1Pe 3:15

Inspires to Clean Living
1Jo 3:3

(B) ETERNAL HOPE

Cheers the Dying Hour of the Saints
Pr 14:32

Assures of Immortality
Ac 24:15

A Heavenly Treasure
Col 1:5

Anticipates Christ's Coming
Tit 2:13

The Soul's Sure Anchor
Heb 6:18,19

Grounded in the Resurrection of Christ
1Pe 1:3

--SEE Immortality, IMMORTALITY
& IMMORTALITY
Eternal Life, LIFE
& LIFE
Resurrection (1), IMMORTALITY

(C) HOPE IN GOD

Ps 31:24; 33:18; 39:7; 42:11; 71:5; 146:5; Jer 17:7; Joe 3:16

--SEE Faith Enjoined, FAITH
Trust God, FAITH

(D) HOPELESSNESS, General References to

Job 17:15; Isa 49:14; Jer 2:25; Jon 4:8; Eph 2:12; 1Th 4:13

--SEE Despondency, DESPONDENCY
Discouragement, DISCOURAGEMENT

(E) WEARINESS OF LIFE

Ge 27:46; Job 3:20; 6:11; 7:6; 10:1; Ec 2:17; 4:1,2; Jon 4:8

--SEE Life Hated, LIFE

(F) COMFORTLESS LIVES

Job 21:34; Ec 4:1; La 1:21; Na 3:7

--SEE Despondency, DESPONDENCY

(G) DESPAIR

(1) General References to

Ex 6:9; De 28:,34; Job 7:6; La 3:18; Eze 37:11; Ac 27:20; Re 9:6

--SEE Discouragement, DISCOURAGEMENT

(2) Leads Men to Desire Death

Nu 11:15; 1Ki 19:4; Job 3:21; 7:15; Jer 8:3; Jon 4:3; Re 9:6

--SEE Despondency, DESPONDENCY

(3) Sometimes drives Men to Suicide

1Sa 31:4; 2Sa 17:23; 1Ki 16:18; Mt 27:5; Ac 1:18

HOPHNI AND PHINEHAS


sons of Eli

1Sa 1:3; 2:17,34; 3:13; 4:11

HORMAH


a town in the south of Judah

Nu 14:45; De 1:44; Jos 12:14; Jud 1:17; 1Sa 30:30

HORN


figurative

2Sa 22:3; 1Ki 22:11; Ps 89:24; 92:10; 132:17

HOSANNAH


(Hebrew. Save now, or We pray)

Mt 21:9

HOSEA


a prophet

SEE Book of Hosea

HOSHEA


a king of Israel, son of Elah

2Ki 15:30; 17:1; 18:9

HOUR, CHRIST'S


Mt 26:18,45; Joh 7:30; 12:23; 13:1; 17:1

HOUR OF THE DAY, ELEVENTH


Mt 20:6

--SEE Tables, 3542

HOUR OF THE DAY, NINTH


Mt 20:5; 27:46; Mr 15:33; Ac 3:1; 10:3

HOUR OF THE DAY, SIXTH


Mt 20:5; 27:45; Joh 4:6; Ac 10:9

HOUR OF THE DAY, TENTH


Joh 1:39

HOUR OF THE DAY, THIRD


Mt 20:3; Mr 15:25; Ac 2:15; 23:23

HOUSETOPS, AS PLACES OF RESORT


Jos 2:6; 1Sa 9:25; Ne 8:16; Pr 21:9; Mt 10:27; 24:17; Lu 5:19; Ac 10:9

HULDAH


a prophetess

2Ki 22:14; 2Ch 34:22

HUMANENESS, TOWARD ANIMALS AND OTHER CREATURES


Ex 23:5; De 22:6; Lu 14:5

HUMILITY-PRIDE


(A) HUMILITY

(1) Promises Concerning

Pr 16:19; 22:4; 29:23; Isa 57:15; Mt 18:4; Lu 18:14

--SEE Contrition, PENITENCE
Promises to the Humble, PROMISES, DIVINE
Repentance (2), PENITENCE

(2) Enjoined

Mic 6:8; Lu 14:10; 22:26; Ro 11:20; 12:3; Php 2:5; Jas 4:10; 1Pe 5:5

--SEE Contrition, PENITENCE
Repentance, PENITENCE

(A) HUMILITY

(3) General Examples of

Jacob
Ge 32:10

King Saul
1Sa 9:21

King David
2Sa 7:18

King Solomon
1Ki 3:7; Ps 131:1

John the Baptist
Mt 3:14

The Centurion
Mt 8:8

The Syrophenician Woman
Mt 15:27; Joh 1:27

Paul
1Ti 1:15

--SEE Confession of Sin (3), CONFESSION
Prayer (15), PRAYER
Repentance (3), PENITENCE
Self-abasement, SELF-ABASEMENT

(4) Examples of Men Humbling themselves before Men

Ge 41:16; 1Sa 18:18; 24:14; 2Sa 9:8; Da 2:30; Lu 1:43

--SEE Salutations, SOCIAL LIFE

(B) CHRIST'S HUMILITY

(1) General References to

Zec 9:9; Mt 11:29; Joh 13:5; 2Co 8:9; Php 2:8

--SEE Christ as Servant, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Incarnation, CHRIST'S
Christ's Meekness, MEEKNESS
Humiliation of Christ, SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST

(2) He was Free from all Worldly Pride

Of Appearance -- He hath no form nor comeliness
Isa 53:2

Of Worldly success -- He is despised and rejected of men
Isa 53:3

Of Reputation -- He shall be called a Nazarene
Mt 2:23

Of Riches -- He hath not where to lay his head
Mt 8:20

Of Rank -- Is not this the carpenter's son?
Mt 13:55

Of Kingship -- He washed the disciples' feet
Joh 13:5

(C) SINNERS HUMBLING THEMSELVES IN PENITENCE, examples of

--Ahab
1Ki 21:29

--Rehoboam and the Princes
2Ch 12:6

--Manasseh
2Ch 33:12

--Josiah
2Ch 34:27

--The Prodigal Son
Lu 15:18

--The Publican
Lu 18:13

--SEE Contrition, PENITENCE
Repentance, PENITENCE
Prayer (15), PRAYER

(D) PERSONS FOUND AT CHRIST'S FEET

Unfortunate Sufferers
Mt 15:30

An Afflicted Father
Mr 5:22,23

A Sorrowing Mother
Mr 7:25

A Sinful Woman
Lu 7:37,38

A Healed Demoniac
Lu 8:35

A Seeker after Truth
Lu 10:39

A Bereaved Sister
Joh 11:32

A Reverent Worshipper
Re 1:17

(E) PRIDE

(1) Warnings Against

Ps 10:2; 73:6; 119:21; Pr 6:17; 11:2; 13:10; 16:18; 21:4; Pr 28:25; Ho 7:10; Hab 2:4; 1Jo 2:16

--SEE Self-exaltation, SELF-EXALTATION
Haughtiness, PRIDE
Conceit, PRIDE

(2) Examples of

Pharaoh
Ex 5:2

Naaman
2Ki 5:11

Uzziah
2Ch 26:16

Hezekiah
2Ch 32:25

Haman
Es 3:5; Isa 10:13; 14:13; 47:10; Eze 28:2; 31:10

Nebuchadnezzar
Da 4:30

Belshazzar
Da 5:23; Ob 1:3

--SEE Arrogance, PRIDE
Self-confidence, INSECURITY
& INSECURITY
Ambition, SELF-EXALTATION

(F) SPIRITUAL, examples of

Job 33:9; Lu 18:11; Joh 9:41; 1Co 4:18; Re 3:17

--SEE Self-righteousness, SELF-JUSTIFICATION
& SELF-JUSTIFICATION
Sanctimony, RELIGION

(G) JEWISH PRIDE, as the chosen nation

Lu 3:8; Joh 8:33,39; 9:28; Ro 2:19

--SEE Self-exaltation, SELF-EXALTATION

(H) THE PROUD

(1) General References to

Ps 40:4; 119:78,85; 123:4; 138:6; Mal 3:15; 4:1; 1Ti 6:4; Jas 4:6

(2) Will be humbled

--SEE 1172

(I) ARROGANCE, general references to

1Sa 2:3; Ps 12:4; Pr 8:13; Isa 13:11

(J) CONCEIT, warnings against

Pr 3:7; 26:5,12; Isa 5:21; Ro 12:16; 1Co 8:2; Ga 6:3

(K) HAUGHTINESS, condemned

2Sa 22:28; Isa 3:16; 16:6; 24:4; Jer 48:29; Zep 3:11

(L) BOASTING, the folly of

Ps 10:3; 49:6,7; 52:1; Pr 20:14; 25:14; 27:1; Jas 3:5; 4:16

(M) BOASTERS, examples of

1Sa 17:44; 1Ki 20:10; 2Ki 18:34; Da 3:15; Ac 8:9; Ro 1:30; 2Pe 2:18

--SEE Self-confidence, INSECURITY
& INSECURITY

HUNGER, PHYSICAL


Mt 4:2; 12:1; Mr 11:12; Ac 10:10; 2Co 11:27

--SEE Famine,

---Spiritual. See Spiritual Desire, DESIRE
Spiritual Thirst, DESIRE

HUNTERS


Ge 10:9; 21:20; 25:27; 27:3; Le 17:13; Pr 12:27

HUR


co-worker with Moses and Aaron

Ex 17:12; 24:14

HUSHAI


David's companion

2Sa 15:37; 16:17; 17:6; 1Ki 4:16

HUSKS


Nu 6:4; 2Ki 4:42; Lu 15:16

HYSSOP, BRANCH OF


used in sprinkling blood etc.

Ex 12:22; Le 14:6; Nu 19:6; Ps 51:7; Joh 19:29; Heb 9:19

I AM


(Divine Name)

Ex 3:14; Joh 8:58; Re 1:18

ICE


Job 6:16; 38:29; Ps 147:17

ICONIUM


a town of Lycaonia

Ac 13:51; 14:19; 16:2; 2Ti 3:11

IDENTIFICATION OF CHRIST WITH BELIEVERS


Mt 10:40; 18:5; 25:40; Lu 10:16; Ac 9:4; 1Co 8:12

--SEE Union With Christ, CHURCH, THE

IMAGE OF GOD, CHRIST THE


2Co 4:4; Php 2:6; Col 1:15; Heb 1:3

--SEE Christ Divine, CHRIST'S DIVINITY-HUMANITY

IMITATION, SPIRITUAL


1Co 4:16; Php 4:9; 1Th 1:6; 2Th 3:9; Heb 6:12; 13:7,17

--SEE Good Example, EXAMPLE

IMMANUEL


(God with us)

Isa 7:14; 8:8; Mt 1:23

IMMEDIATE CURES


Mt 8:3; 20:34; Mr 1:31; 5:29,42; 7:35; Joh 4:53

IMMINENCE


of death and judgment

Joe 2:1; Ob 1:15; Zep 1:14; Lu 12:20,40; Php 4:5; Jas 5:9; 1Pe 4:7; Re 22:10

--SEE Second Coming, FUTURE, THE
Readiness, READINESS
& READINESS

IMPRECATIONS


2Ki 1:10; Ne 4:5; Ps 10:15; 55:15; 58:6; 68:2; 69:22; 83:11; Ps 109:6; 137:7; Ac 23:3; Ga 1:9

--SEE Cursing, CURSING
& CURSING

INCENSE


burned in religious worship

Ex 30:1,7; Le 10:1; Nu 16:35,46; Eze 8:11; Mal 1:11; Lu 1:10; Re 8:3

INDIGNITIES SUFFERED


by Christ

Mt 9:24; 26:67; 27:29; Joh 7:20; 18:22; 19:23

--SEE Persecution of Christ, SUFFERING

INFATUATION


for women

Jud 14:3; 2Sa 11:3; 13:2; 1Ki 2:17

INFLUENCE, EVIL


(1) Evil Influence of Unfaithful Christians

Ro 14:15; 1Co 5:6; 8:10; Ga 5:9

--SEE Stumbling-blocks, HINDRANCES

(2) Evil Influences emanate from the Ungodly

1Ki 11:4; 21:25; 2Ch 21:6; Jer 23:15; Mr 15:11; Ac 13:8; Ro 2:24

--SEE Enticers, TEMPTATION
Parental Indulgence, HOME
Associations, Evil, ASSOCIATION
& ASSOCIATION
Seducers, TEMPTATION
Bringing Reproach, RELIGION

INFLUENCE, GOOD


Preserving
Mt 5:13; Mr 9:50

Saving
1Co 7:16

Inspiring
2Co 9:2

Evangelizing
1Th 1:8

Posthumous
Heb 11:4

--SEE Good Example, EXAMPLE
Parental Example, HOME
The Salt, ASSOCIATION

INFLUENCE, POSTHUMOUS


2Ki 13:21; Mt 26:13; Heb 11:4; 2Pe 1:15

IN GOD'S SIGHT


(1) Doing Evil

Jud 2:11; 4:1; 6:1; 10:6; 13:1; 1Ki 14:22; 15:26; 16:7; 2Ki 8:27; 13:2; 14:24; 15:9; 17:2; 23:32; 24:9

--SEE Evildoers, EVILDOERS
& EVILDOERS

(2) Doing Good

De 6:18; 12:25; 2Ki 12:2; Ac 10:31; 1Th 1:3; 1Ti 2:3; Heb 13:21; 1Jo 3:22

INHERITANCE


(A) INHERITANCE, EARTHLY

(1) General References to

Nu 36:2; Jos 16:4; 17:4; 19:1; Jud 2:6; Ru 4:6; Jer 32:8; Lu 15:12

(2) Laws of. See BUSINESS LIFE

(3) Of Israel

Le 20:24; De 1:38; Jos 1:6; 12:6; 13:6; 14:2; 24:28

--SEE Land of Promise, CANAAN, LAND OF
Canaan, CANAAN, LAND OF
Fruitful Land, CANAAN, LAND OF

(B) HERITAGE OF THE RIGHTEOUS

(1) Earthly

Ps 37:11,22; Isa 57:13; Mt 5:5; Ro 4:13

--SEE Land of Promise, CANAAN, LAND OF

---Of Priests. See LEADERS

(2) Spiritual

Ps 61:5; 119:111; Isa 54:17; Ac 20:32; 26:18; Eph 1:11; Col 1:12; 3:24; 1Pe 1:4

--SEE Spiritual Heirs, CHURCH, THE
Spiritual Treasure, RICHES
Spiritual Riches, RICHES
& RICHES

INIQUITIES, OUR


Job 14:17; Ps 40:12; 90:8; 130:3; Isa 59:2; 64:6; Jer 2:22; Mic 7:19

--SEE Sin Universal, SIN

INIQUITY


general references to

Job 15:16; Ps 41:6; 53:1; Isa 5:18; Jer 30:14; Eze 9:9; Ho 14:1; Mic 2:1; Mt 23:28; 24:12; Ro 6:19

INK


Jer 36:18; 2Co 3:3; 2Jo 1:12; 3Jo 1:13

INNOCENCE-GUILT


(A) INNOCENCE, general references to

Ps 19:13; 26:6; Da 6:22; Re 14:5

--SEE Blameless, CONDUCT
Spotless, INNOCENCE
Guileless, INNOCENCE

(B) PURITY, Christian, General References to

Ps 24:3,4; Mt 5:8; 1Ti 1:5; 5:22; 1Pe 1:22

--SEE Holiness (3), HOLINESS
Cleansing (2), (3), (4), CLEANSING
Chastity, CHASTITY
Sanctification (2), SANCTIFICATION

(C) THE SPOTLESS LIFE, general references to

Job 11:15; So 4:7; Eph 5:27; Jas 1:27; 2Pe 3:14

--SEE Holiness (1), (3), HOLINESS
& HOLINESS
Blamelessness, CONDUCT

(D) GUILELESSNESS

Ps 32:2; Joh 1:47; 1Pe 2:22; Re 14:5

--SEE Righteousness, RIGHTEOUSNESS

(E) GUILTINESS, general references to

Le 7:18; 17:16; 19:8; 20:19; Nu 5:6; 15:31; 30:15; Eze 44:10

(F) GUILT, examples of

Joseph's Brethren
Ge 42:21; Ex 9:27

Israel in the Wilderness
Nu 21:7

The Jews of Ezra's Time
Ezr 9:6

The Psalmist
Ps 40:12

The Scribes and Pharisees
Joh 8:9

--SEE Confession of Sin (2), (3), CONFESSION
& CONFESSION
Self-condemnation, SELF-CONDEMNATION

(G) CONVICTION OF SIN, results of

Unrest
Ps 32:3

Burden of Soul
Ps 38:4

Misery
Ps 51:3; 73:21; Joh 16:8

Sting of Conscience
Ac 2:37; 16:29

Terror
Ac 24:25

--SEE Self-condemnation, SELF-CONDEMNATION
Condemnation (2), CONDEMNATION
Contrition, PENITENCE
Repentance (3), PENITENCE

(H) REMORSE, examples of

The Israelites
Nu 14:39

David
1Ch 21:17

Peter
Mt 26:75

Judas
Mt 27:3,5

Esau
Heb 12:16,17

--SEE Condemnation (2), CONDEMNATION
Confession of Sin, CONFESSION
Repentance (3), PENITENCE

INSECTS


ANTS

Pr 6:6; 30:25

BEES

De 1:44; Jud 14:8; Ps 118:12; Isa 7:18

FLEAS

1Sa 24:14

FLIES

Ex 8:21; Ps 78:45; 105:31; Ec 10:1

GNATS

Mt 23:24

GRASSHOPPERS, SEE

HORNETS

Ex 23:28; De 7:20; Jos 24:12

LOCUSTS

--SEE Agriculture,

MOTHS

Job 4:19; 13:28; 27:18; Isa 50:9; Ho 5:12; Mt 6:19; Jas 5:2

SPIDERS

Job 8:14; Pr 30:28; Isa 59:5

INSIGHT, LACK OF


Mt 16:11,22; Lu 24:21; Joh 3:4; 6:60; 20:2; 21:4

--SEE DULLNESS, DULLNESS

INSPIRATION, DIVINE


(1) General References to Inspiration of Prophets and Teachers

2Ki 3:11,12; 17:13; Ne 9:30; Job 32:8; Heb 1:1; 1Pe 1:11; 2Pe 1:20,21; 3:2

--SEE "Spirit" Teacher, HOLY SPIRIT
Revelations, REVELATIONS

(2) Promises of Special

Ex 4:12; Isa 50:4; 51:16; Jer 5:14; 5:14; Mt 10:19; Lu 21:15; 1Co 2:13

--SEE Instruction (5), INSTRUCTION
Guidance (1), GUIDANCE
Divine Teacher, TEACHER, DIVINE
& TEACHER, DIVINE

(3) Examples of

The Seventy Elders
Nu 11:25

Balaam
Nu 23:5,12

David
2Sa 23:2

Micaiah
1Ki 22:14; 2Ch 20:14

Zechariah
2Ch 24:20

Jeremiah
Jer 1:9,10; 20:9

Ezekiel
Eze 3:17; 11:5; Mic 3:8; Ac 11:28; 21:11

--SEE "Spirit" Teacher, HOLY SPIRIT
Instruction (5), INSTRUCTION
Enlightenment, LIGHT

INSTINCT


Pr 1:17; 6:7; 30:24; Isa 1:3; Jer 8:7

INSTRUCTION


(1) The Value of

Pr 1:8; 6:23; 12:1; Ec 12:11

--SEE Knowledge (3), KNOWLEDGE
Wisdom (5), WISDOM

(2) Examples of Spiritual

1Sa 9:27; 2Ki 17:28; 2Ch 17:7; Ezr 7:10; Ne 8:7; Mt 5:2; Lu 24:27; Ac 8:35; 18:26; 28:23

--SEE Christ Teacher, TEACHER, DIVINE
Christian Teachers, TEACHERS, CHRISTIAN
"Word" Read, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
"Word" Taught, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(3) Of Children Enjoined

--SEE Parents, HOME

(4) Children Instructed, Examples of

Jos 8:35; 2Ki 12:2; Ps 34:11; Pr 3:1; 2Ti 3:15

(5) Examples of Divine

De 4:5; Ne 9:20

For the Young
Ps 71:17; Isa 8:11; 28:26

Given with Infinite Pains
Jer 32:33

Foretold
Joh 6:45; 1Co 2:12

Christ, the Great Teacher
Eph 4:21

Love's Great Lesson
1Th 4:9; 1Jo 2:27

--SEE Good Doctrine, DOCTRINE
Guidance (3), GUIDANCE
Enlightenment, LIGHT
Inspiration, INSPIRATION, DIVINE
"Spirit" Teacher, HOLY SPIRIT
Revelations, REVELATIONS

(6) Enjoined

Le 10:11; De 6:7; Ps 78:6; Eze 44:23; Col 3:16; 1Ti 4:11; 2Ti 2:24

--Sought by the Disciples. See RECEPTION
--Despised. See REJECTION of God and truth

INTERCESSION


(1) Christ's Intercession with the Father for Mankind

For Sinners
Isa 53:12

For Weak Believers
Lu 22:32

For Enemies
Lu 23:34

For Sending of the Comforter
Joh 14:16

Special for the Church
Joh 17:9

Our Acceptance Depends upon
Ro 8:34

Salvation through
Heb 7:25

--SEE Priesthood of Christ, PRIESTHOOD

(2) Examples of Man's with his Fellow-men

Ge 37:21,26; 44:33; 1Sa 19:4; 25:24; Jer 38:9; Phm 1:10

(3) Intercessory Prayer, examples of

Moses for Israel
Ex 32:32

--for Miriam
Nu 12:13

--for Israel
Nu 14:17; De 9:26

Samuel for Israel
1Sa 7:5

A Man of God for Jeroboam
1Ki 13:6

David for Israel
1Ch 21:17

Hezekiah for the People
2Ch 30:18

Other instances of
Job 42:10; Ps 106:23; Eph 1:16

--SEE Prayer (10), PRAYER
Crying to God, EARNESTNESS
& EARNESTNESS

(4) Man's with Christ, examples of

Mt 8:6; Mr 7:32; Lu 4:38; 9:38; Joh 4:47

--Sought. SEE Prayer, PRAYER

INTRUSION UPON


Mr 1:36; 3:20; 6:33; 7:24

INVITATIONS-WARNINGS


(A) THE "COMES" OF GOD'S WORD

Come into a place of Safety
Ge 7:1

Come to a Goodly Fellowship
Nu 10:29

Come for Personal Cleansing
Isa 1:18

Come for a Satisfying Portion
Isa 55:1

Come for Rest of Soul
Mt 11:28

Come at the King's urgent Invitation
Mt 22:4

Come to the Gospel Feast
Lu 14:17

Come at the Three-fold Call
Re 22:17

--SEE Salvation (4), SALVATION

(B) DIVINE PLEADINGS

Pr 1:24; Isa 1:18; 55:1; Eze 18:31; Mic 6:3; Mt 23:37; Ro 10:21; 2Co 5:20

--SEE Repentance (1), PENITENCE

(C) DIVINE CALL

(1) To Repentance and a Righteous Life

Jer 35:15; Eze 33:11; Ho 6:1; Mt 22:3; Lu 14:17; 2Co 5:20; Re 3:20

--SEE Wisdom's Call, WISDOM
Discipleship, DISCIPLESHIP
Repentance (1), PENITENCE

(2) Call to Leadership, examples of

Abraham
Ge 12:1

Moses
Ex 3:10; 28:1; 31:2

Gideon
Jud 6:14

Elisha
1Ki 19:19

Isaiah
Isa 6:8; Jer 1:4; Jon 1:2; Ac 13:2; 16:10

Paul
Ac 26:16

--SEE Apostles Called, LEADERS
Chosen Instruments, LEADERS
Ministers, LEADERS

(3) Universality of

Isa 45:22; 55:1; Mt 22:9; Joh 7:37; Ro 10:12; 1Ti 2:4; Re 22:17

--SEE Whosoever (2), WHOSOEVER
Salvation (4), SALVATION
Impartiality (1), JUSTICE

(4) Refused by Men

Ps 81:11; Pr 1:24; Isa 65:12; 66:4; Jer 7:13; Ho 9:17; Mt 22:3; Joh 5:40; Ro 10:21

--SEE Impenitence, IMPENITENCE
& IMPENITENCE
Spiritual Deafness, DEAFNESS
Stubbornness, SELF-WILL
& SELF-WILL
Hardness of Heart, IMPENITENCE
& IMPENITENCE

(5) To Decision

De 30:15; Jos 24:15; Ru 1:15; 1Ki 18:21; Mt 27:17; Mr 10:21; Lu 16:13; Joh 6:67

--SEE Choose, SPECIAL
Exhortations, EXHORTATIONS

(D) WARNINGS

(1) The Duty of Giving

2Ch 19:10; Isa 58:1; Eze 3:18; 33:9; 1Th 5:14

--SEE Reproof, REPROOF
Admonition, REPROOF

(2) Examples of

Ge 19:17; De 29:20; Jos 24:20; 1Sa 12:15; Isa 28:14; Jer 13:16; Jon 3:4; Heb 12:25; 2Pe 3:17

--SEE Take Heed, WARNINGS
Death (9), DEATH
Threatenings, THREATENINGS

MISCELLANEOUS TOPICS containing warnings

(E) BE NOT DECEIVED

Mt 24:4; 1Co 6:9; 15:33; Ga 6:7; Eph 5:6; 2Th 2:3; 1Jo 3:7

(F) BEWARE of Evil

De 6:12; Lu 12:1,15; Ac 13:40; Php 3:2; Col 2:8; 2Pe 3:17

(G) SHUN EVIL

Job 28:28; Ps 34:14; 97:10; Pr 4:27; 14:16; Zec 7:10; Ro 12:9; 1Co 10:6; 1Th 5:22; 1Pe 3:11

--SEE Sin Forbidden, SIN
Forsake Sin, SIN

(H) TAKE HEED to conduct

Mt 6:1; 18:10; 24:4; Mr 4:24; 13:9,33; Lu 8:18; 11:35; 12:15; Lu 21:8; 1Co 3:10; 10:12; Col 4:17; 1Ti 4:16; 2Pe 1:19

--SEE Watchfulness, WATCHFULNESS
Keep Thyself, CONDUCT

IRON


Nu 31:22; De 3:11; Jos 8:31; 17:16; 1Ki 22:11; 1Ch 22:3; 29:7; Job 19:24; Ac 12:10

IRONY


examples of

2Sa 6:20; 1Ki 18:27; 22:15; Job 12:2; Mt 22:16; 27:29; Mr 2:17

ISAAC


(Laughter) son of Abraham and Sarah

Ge 17:19; 21:3,12; 22:2; 24:4; 26:12; 28:1; 35:29; 49:31; Heb 11:17,20

Characteristics of

--Submission
Ge 22:6-9

--Meditation
Ge 24:63

--Affection
Ge 24:67

--Imitated his father's sin
Ge 26:7

--Peaceableness
Ge 26:20-22

--Prayerfulness
Ge 26:25

--A man of faith
Heb 11:20

ISAIAH OR ESAIAS


son of Amoz, one of the greater prophets

2Ki 19:2; 20:1; 2Ch 26:22; Isa 1:1; 2:1; 6:1; 7:3; 13:1; 20:2; Isa 37:2; 38:1; 39:3; Mt 3:3; 4:14

ISH-BOSHETH


son of Saul

2Sa 2:8; 3:8; 4:5,8,12

ISHMAEL


(God shall hear), son of Abraham and Hagar

Ge 16:11; 17:18; 21:10,14,18,21; 25:12; Jud 8:24; Ps 83:6

--"The Outcast", Life Summarized

--Born of a bigamous marriage, with a foreigner
Ge 16:2-4,15

--May have had childish dreams that he was to be the heir
Ge 17:18

--The real heir born
Ge 21:1-7

--Lacking prudence, mocked at the weaning-feast of his rival
Ge 21:9

Thus became an outcast
Ge 21:10-14

--A man of the desert
Ge 21:21

--Returned to attend the funeral of his father, Abraham
Ge 25:9

--Became the head of a great nation
Ge 17:20; 25:12-16

ISLANDS


mentioned in the scriptures

Jer 2:10; Ac 16:11; 20:15; 21:1,3; 27:16; 28:1; Re 1:9

ISRAEL-THE JEWS


For alphabetical arrangement of all topics and collateral subjects,
see Index

(A) ISRAEL

(1) Name given to Jacob

Ge 32:28; 35:10; 2Ki 17:34

--SEE Jacob, JACOB


(2) Name given to God's Chosen People

Ex 6:7; Nu 23:9; De 4:37; 2Sa 7:23; Ps 135:4; Isa 43:1; 45:4

--SEE God's People, PEOPLE, GOD'S
Chosen Ones, PEOPLE, GOD'S
Spiritual Adoption, CHURCH, THE

(B) A TYPE OF THE TRUE CHURCH when obedient

(1) Called to Separation

--SEE Separation, SEPARATION


(2) Exalted to a High Position

De 26:19; 28:1,13; 32:13; 33:29; Isa 14:2; 45:14; 49:23; 60:14

--SEE God's People, PEOPLE, GOD'S

(3) Under the Special protection of Jehovah. See BATTLE OF LIFE

(4) Victorious in Battle

Ge 14:15; Ex 14:30; Jos 6:20; 10:11; Jud 7:21; 1Sa 7:10; 11:11; 1Sa 17:51; 2Sa 10:18; 23:10; 2Ch 20:27

--SEE God of Battles, BATTLE OF LIFE

(5) Promised Special Immunity from Calamities

Ex 8:22; 9:6,26; 11:7; 12:13; 15:26; Ps 91:7; Mr 16:18

--SEE Divine Protection, BATTLE OF LIFE
& BATTLE OF LIFE
Security, SECURITY
Health Promised, HEALTH

(C) A TYPE OF THE APOSTATE CHURCH when disobedient

(1) Lost the Joy of Divine Favour

Isa 24:11; Jer 7:34; 16:9; 25:10; La 5:15; Eze 26:13; Ho 2:11; Am 8:10; Re 18:23

(2) Compared to an Unfruitful Vine

Ps 80:8; Isa 5:2; Jer 2:21; Eze 15:6; 17:6; 19:10; Ho 10:1

--SEE Unfruitfulness, UNFRUITFULNESS

(3) Characterized as an Adulteress

Jud 2:17; 8:27; 1Ch 5:25; Ps 106:39; Eze 6:9; 20:30; 23:35; Ho 4:12; 5:4; 9:1

--SEE Forsaking God, UNFAITHFULNESS
& UNFAITHFULNESS
Backsliding, DETERIORATION
Apostasy, UNFAITHFULNESS

(4) Threatened with Reprobation

Le 26:17; De 28:15; 31:17; 1Ki 14:16; Jer 7:15; 15:1; Ho 9:17; 2Th 2:12

--SEE Threatenings, THREATENINGS
Divine Curse, CURSE, DIVINE
God's Face Hidden, ESTRANGEMENT
Castaways, ESTRANGEMENT
Separation (5), SEPARATION

(5) Became a By-word to Neighbouring Nations

De 28:37; 1Ki 9:7; Ps 44:14; Jer 24:9; Eze 22:4

(6) Defeated in Battle

Jos 7:4; Jud 3:13; 1Sa 4:2,17; 31:3; 2Sa 1:4; Ps 44:10

--SEE Adversity, ADVERSITY
Misery, MISERY

(7) Humbled into the Dust

Ex 1:13; Le 26:17; De 28:48; Jud 3:14; 6:2; 1Sa 17:11; 2Ki 17:20; Ezr 9:7; Ne 9:28; Isa 3:4; 51:23

--SEE Degradation, DEGRADATION

(8) Utterly Cut Off

Ho 9:17; Mt 21:43; Lu 14:24; 20:16; Ro 11:17

--SEE Wicked Cut Off, WICKED

(9) Carried into Bondage

Ex 1:11; 2:11,23; 5:4; Nu 20:15; Ps 105:25; Ac 7:6

--SEE Captivity (2), ISRAEL-THE JEWS


(D) JUDGES OF ISRAEL

(1) General References to

Ex 18:13; De 1:16; 16:18; 25:1; 1Sa 2:25; 7:16; 2Ch 19:5; Mt 5:25; Lu 18:2

(2) Names of the Rulers before Saul was Anointed king

1. Othniel
Jud 3:9

2. Ehud
Jud 3:15

3. Shamgar
Jud 3:31

4. Deborah
Jud 4:5

5. Gideon
Jud 6:36

6. Abimelech
Jud 9:1

7. Tola
Jud 10:1

8. Jair
Jud 10:3

9. Jephthah
Jud 11:11

10. Ibzan
Jud 12:8

11. Elon
Jud 12:11

12. Abdon
Jud 12:13

13. Samson
Jud 16:30

14. Eli
1Sa 4:18
SEE Eli, ELI

15. Samuel
1Sa 7:15
SEE Samuel, SAMUEL

(3) Kings before the Division of the Kingdom

--SEE Saul, SAUL
David, DAVID
Solomon, SOLOMON

(E) KINGS OF ISRAEL

1. Jeroboam (1)
1Ki 11:28

2. Nadab
1Ki 14:20

3. Baasha
1Ki 15:16

4. Elah
1Ki 16:8

5. Zimri
1Ki 16:15

6. Omri
1Ki 16:16

7. Ahab
1Ki 16:29

8. Ahaziah (b)
1Ki 22:40

9. Jehoram (b), or Joram
2Ki 1:17

10. Jehu
1Ki 19:16

11. Jehoahaz (a)
2Ki 10:35

12. Jehoash (b)
2Ki 13:10

13. Jeroboam (2)
2Ki 14:23

14. Zachariah
2Ki 14:29

15. Shallum (a)
2Ki 15:10

16. Menahem
2Ki 15:14

17. Pekahiah
2Ki 15:23

18. Pekah
2Ki 15:25

19. Hoshea
2Ki 15:30

(F) KINGS OF JUDAH

1. Rehoboam
1Ki 11:43

2. Abijam, or Abijah
1Ki 14:31

3. Asa
1Ki 15:8

4. Jehoshaphat
1Ki 15:24

5. Jehoram (a)
2Ch 21:1

6. Ahaziah (a)
2Ki 8:25

7. Athaliah (Queen)
2Ki 8:26

8. Joash, or Jehoash (a)
2Ki 11:2

9. Amaziah
2Ki 14:1

10. Uzziah, or Azariah
2Ki 14:21

11. Jotham
2Ki 15:5

12. Ahaz
2Ki 15:38

13. Hezekiah
2Ki 16:20

14. Manasseh
2Ki 21:1

15. Amon
2Ki 21:19

16. Josiah
1Ki 13:2

17. Jehoahaz (c), or Shallum
2Ki 23:30

18. Jehoiakim
2Ki 23:34

19. Jehoiachin, or Jeconiah
2Ki 24:6

20. Zedekiah, or Mattaniah
2Ki 24:17

(G) CAPTIVITY OF

(1) Foretold

De 28:36; 1Ki 14:15; Isa 39:7; Jer 13:19; Am 7:11; Lu 21:24

--SEE Dispersion (2), DISPERSION

(2) Fulfilment of Prophecies Concerning

2Ki 15:29; 17:6; 18:11; 24:14; 25:11; 2Ch 28:5

--SEE Jerusalem (2), JERUSALEM

(3) Return from

De 30:3; Isa 11:11; Jer 16:15; 23:3; Zep 3:20; Zec 10:10

--SEE Restoration (2), RESTORATION

(H) REMNANT of, will remain

Isa 1:9; 4:3; 11:16; 37:4; Jer 6:9; 23:3; 31:7; Eze 14:22; Mic 2:12; Zep 2:9; Ro 9:27; 11:5

(I) PERSECUTION OF

2Ki 16:6; Es 3:13; Ps 74:8; 83:4; Da 3:8; Ac 16:20; 18:2

ISSACHAR


son of Jacob and Leah

Ge 30:18; 35:23; 49:14; Jos 19:17

ITALY


mentioned

Ac 18:2; 27:6; Heb 13:24

ITHAMAR


son of Aaron

Ex 6:23; Nu 3:4; 4:28

ITTAI


the Gittite, one of David's captains

2Sa 15:19; 18:2; 23:29

IVORY


1Ki 10:18; 22:39; Ps 45:8; So 7:4; Eze 27:6; Am 3:15; 6:4; Re 18:12

JABBOK


brook of, one of the eastern tributaries of the Jordan

Nu 21:24; De 2:37; 3:16

JABESH-GILEAD


a town east of the Jordan

Jud 21:8; 1Sa 11:1; 31:11; 2Sa 2:4; 21:12

JACOB


(Supplanter), son of Isaac

(1) General References to

Ge 25:26,34; 27:6,30; 28:1; 29:1,18; 30:25; 31:3; 32:9,30; Ge 33:10,17; 35:1; 36:6; 37:3; 42:1; 43:11; 45:26; 46:5; Ge 47:9; 48:2; 49:33; 50:13

(2) Summary of his Character

Naturally, crafty
Ge 25:31-33

Deceptive
Ge 27:18-29

Reaped the result of his own sin
Ge 27:42,43

Became Religious
Ge 28:10,20,21

Affectionate
Ge 29:18

Industrious
Ge 31:40

Prayerful
Ge 32:9-12,24-30

Disciplined by affliction
Ge 37:28; 42:36

A man of faith
Heb 11:21

JAEL


wife of Heber

Jud 4:17; 5:6,24

JAIR


(1) Son of Manasseh

Nu 32:41; De 3:14

(2) A Judge

Jud 10:3

--SEE Judges of Israel (2), ISRAEL-THE JEWS

JAIRUS


ruler of a synagogue, whose child Christ raised to life

Mt 9:18; Mr 5:22

JAMES


(a) An Apostle, son of Zebedee, brother of John

Mt 4:21; 10:2; 17:1; Mr 1:19; 3:17; 5:37; 9:2; 10:35; 14:33; Lu 5:10; 6:14; 8:51; Ac 1:13; 12:2

(b) An Apostle, son of Alphaeus

Mt 10:3; Mr 3:18; Lu 6:15; Ac 1:13; 21:18; 1Co 15:7; Ga 1:19; 2:9

(c) "The Lord's Brother" (authorities differ as to the existence
and identity of this character)

Mt 13:55; Mr 6:3; Ga 1:19

Characteristics of,

Slow to accept Christ
Joh 7:5

After the resurrection joined the disciples
Ac 1:14

Possibly was won by the appearance of the Lord after his resurrection
1Co 15:7

Regarded by many as one of the leaders of the church at Jerusalem
Ac 15:13; 21:18

Also author of the epistle of James (?)
Jas 1:1

JAPHETH


son of Noah

Ge 5:32; 6:10; 7:13; 9:18; 10:2; 1Ch 1:5

JASHER, BOOK OF


Jos 10:13; 2Sa 1:18

JASON


a disciple of Paul's

Ac 17:5

--, a kinsman of Paul
Ro 16:21

JAVELIN OR DART


Nu 25:7; 1Sa 18:10

JAZER


a city of Gilead

Nu 21:32; 32:1; Jos 13:25; 21:39

JEALOUSY


(1) Divine

Ex 20:5; 34:14; De 4:24; 29:20; Jos 24:19; 1Ki 14:22; 1Co 10:22

--SEE Undivided Service, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS


(2) Examples of Human

Joseph's Brethren
Ge 37:4

The Men of Ephraim
Jud 8:1

King Saul
1Sa 18:8; 2Sa 19:41; Pr 6:34

The Labourers in the Vineyard
Mt 20:12

The Elder Brother
Lu 15:28

--SEE Envy (2), ENVY

JEBUSITES


Jos 11:3; 15:63; Jud 1:21; 3:5; 19:11; 2Sa 5:8

JEDUTHUN


a musician

1Ch 16:41; 25:6

JEHOAHAZ


(a) Son of Jehu, king of Israel

2Ki 10:35; 13:1,9; 14:1,8

(b) Son of Jehoram, king of Judah

--SEE Ahaziah, AHAZIAH

(c) Or Shallum, son of Josiah, king of Judah

2Ki 23:30,34; 2Ch 36:1; Jer 22:11

JEHOASH


(a) Or Joash, king of Judah

--SEE Joash, JOASH

(b) Or Joash, king of Israel, son of Jehoahaz

2Ki 13:10,14,25; 14:8; 2Ch 25:17,23

JEHOIACHIN, CONIAH, OR JECONIAH


king of Judah, son of Jehoiakim

2Ki 24:6,8,15; 25:27; 2Ch 36:9; Es 2:6; Jer 22:24; 24:1; 28:4; Jer 29:2; 52:31

JEHOIADA


(a) Officer of David

2Sa 8:18

(b) High Priest

2Ki 11:4,17; 12:9; 2Ch 22:11; 23:9,16; 24:2,15

JEHOIAKIM OR ELIAKIM


king of Judah, son of Josiah

2Ki 23:34; 24:1; 2Ch 36:8; Jer 1:3; 22:18; 25:1; 26:1; 27:1; Jer 36:1; 46:2; 52:2

JEHONADAB


SEE Jonadab (b), JONADAB

JEHORAM


(a) King of Judah, son of Jehoshaphat

2Ch 21:1,5,9,16,20; Mt 1:8

(b) Or Joram, king of Israel, son of Ahab

2Ki 1:17; 3:1; 5:6; 6:21,30; 7:17; 9:14,21,24; 2Ch 22:5

JEHOSHAPHAT


(a) David's Recorder

2Sa 8:16; 20:24; 1Ki 4:3; 1Ch 18:15

(b) King of Judah, son of Asa

1Ki 15:24; 22:41; 2Ki 8:16; 2Ch 17:1; 18:1; 19:1; 20:1; 21:1

--Summary of his life

One of the best kings of Judah

Had a godly father
2Ch 14:2

Inaugurated a system of religious instruction for the people
2Ch 17:7-9

Commanded the Judges to be just
2Ch 19:6-9

When surrounding nations attacked him he trusted in the Lord and gained
a great victory
2Ch 20:1-37

He manifested weakness in forming alliances with wicked kings
1Ki 22:1-36; 2Ki 3:4-27

JEHOVAH CHOSEN, AS GOD


Ge 28:21; De 26:17; Ru 1:16; 1Ki 18:39; 2Ki 5:17; Ps 16:2; 31:14; Ps 63:1; 73:25; 118:28; 140:6

--SEE Wise Choice, CHOICE
Choose, SPECIAL

JEHOVAH-JIREH


(The Lord will Provide)

Ge 22:14

JEHOVAH-NISI


(The Lord my Banner)

Ex 17:15

JEHOVAH-SHALOM


(The Lord send Peace)

Jud 6:24

JEHOVAH-SHAMMAH


(The Lord is There)

Eze 48:35

JEHOVAH-TSIDKENU


(The Lord our Righteousness)

Jer 23:6; 33:16

JEHOZADAK, JOSEDECH, OR JOZADAK


high priest

1Ch 6:15; Ezr 3:2; 5:2; 10:18; Ne 12:26; Hag 1:1; Zec 6:11

JEHU


(a) King of Israel, son of Nimshi

1Ki 19:16; 2Ki 9:2,24; 10:1,29,35; Ho 1:4

(b) Prophet, son of Hanani

1Ki 16:1; 2Ch 19:2; 20:34

JEPHTHAH


son of Gilead, a deliverer of Israel, one of the judges

Jud 11:1,5,14,30,34,40; 12:2,7; 1Sa 12:11

--Summary of his life

An outcast
Jud 11:1,2

Rises to leadership
Jud 11:4-10

Moved at times by God's Spirit
Jud 11:29

Made a rash vow
Jud 11:30,31

Delivered Israel from their enemies
Jud 11:33

A man who kept his vow
Jud 11:39

JEREMIAH


son of Hilkiah, one of the greater prophets

Jer 1:1; 3:6; 20:2; 21:3; 24:3; 25:2; 28:5; 36:4,27; 37:13,21; Jer 38:6,13,27; 39:15; 40:1; 42:7; 43:8; 44:1; 45:1; 46:1; 47:1; 49:34; 51:60

JERICHO


a city west of the Jordan, near Jerusalem

Nu 22:1; De 34:3; Jos 6:1,20; 7:2; 2Ki 2:4; 25:2; 2Ch 28:15; Jer 39:5; Mt 20:29; Mr 10:46; Lu 10:30; 18:35

JEROBOAM


(1) First king of Israel, son of Nebat

1Ki 11:28; 12:2,12,20,26,32; 13:1; 14:7,19; 2Ch 13:4,13,20

(2) King of Israel, son and successor of Jehoash

2Ki 14:23,27; Am 1:1; 7:10

JERUSALEM


(1) General References to

Jos 10:1; Jud 19:10; 2Sa 5:6; 11:1; 15:14; 20:3; 1Ki 2:11; 8:1; 10:2

(2) Calamities of

1Ki 14:25; 2Ki 14:13; 16:5; 24:10; 2Ch 25:23; Ps 79:1; La 1:1

--SEE Lamentations (2), SORROW
Captivity of Israel and Judah (2), ISRAEL-THE JEWS
Temple (6), TEMPLES

(3) Prophecies against

Isa 3:1; Jer 9:11; 19:8; 21:10; 25:18; Am 2:5; Mic 3:12; Mt 23:37; Lu 19:43; 21:24

--SEE Lamentations (2), SORROW

(4) The Names given to

Ariel
Isa 29:1

City of David
2Sa 5:7; Isa 22:9

City of God
Ps 46:4; 87:3

City of the Great King
Ps 48:2

City of Judah
2Ch 25:28

City of Truth
Zec 8:3

Holy City
Ne 11:1

Holy Mount
Da 9:16

Jebus
Jos 18:28; Jud 19:10

Perfection of Beauty
La 2:15

Salem
Ge 14:18; Ps 76:2

Throne of the Lord
Jer 3:17

Zion
1Ki 8:1; Zec 9:13

(5) Called the Holy City

Ne 11:1; Isa 1:26; 48:2; 52:1; Joe 3:17; Mt 4:5

---, Gates of. SEE Gates (3), GATES
---, Love for. SEE Patriotism, NATION, THE
---, Prophecies of the Rebuilding of. SEE Restoration (2), RESTORATION

JERUSALEM, NEW


Heb 11:10,16; 12:22; 13:14; Re 21:2,10; 22:19

JESHUA OR JOSHUA


the priest

Ezr 2:2; 3:2; 4:3; 5:2; Ne 7:7; 12:1,10

JESHURUN


a name given to the Israelites

De 32:15; 33:5; Isa 44:2

JESSE


father of David

Ru 4:17; 1Sa 16:1; 17:13; 22:3; 1Ch 2:13; Mt 1:5

JESTING


foolish, forbidden

Pr 26:19; Eph 5:4

JESUS CHRIST


SEE\\ Christ, Jesus, CHRIST JESUS

JESUS OF NAZARETH


Mt 21:11; Mr 1:24; 14:67; 16:6; Lu 18:37; 24:19; Joh 1:45; 18:5; Joh 19:19; Ac 2:22; 3:6; 4:10; 6:14; 10:38; 22:8; 26:9

--SEE Nazarene, NAZARENE

JESUS' SAKE


SEE\\ For Christ's Sake, FOR RIGHTEOUSNESS SAKE

JETHRO, RAGUEL OR REUEL


a priest of Midian

Ex 2:18; 3:1; 4:18; 18:1,12; Nu 10:29

JEWISH JEALOUSY


Ac 13:45; 17:5,13; 22:22; Ro 11:11

JEZEBEL


wife of Ahab, the wicked queen

(1) General References to

1Ki 16:31; 18:4; 19:1; 21:5,23; 2Ki 9:10,30,36

(2) Characteristics of

A patroness of idolatry
1Ki 18:19

Revengeful
1Ki 19:2

A murderess
1Ki 21:5-13

Incited her husband to evil
1Ki 21:25

Vain
2Ki 9:30

Met a terrible death
2Ki 9:33-35

--SEE Notable Women, WOMEN

JEZREEL


(1) A City in the south of Judea

Jos 15:56

(2) A City of Issachar

Jos 19:18

(3) A Valley

Jos 17:16

JOAB


son of Zeruiah, commander of David's army

2Sa 2:18; 3:27; 14:2; 18:14; 20:10; 24:3; 1Ki 2:22,29,34; 1Ch 2:16; 11:6; 26:28

JOASH OR JEHOASH


king of Judah, son of Ahaziah

2Ki 11:2,21; 12:1,7,18; 2Ch 24:2,17,22,24

--King of Israel. SEE Jehoash (b), JEHOASH
--Father of Gideon
Jud 6:29

JOB


of the land of Uz

Job 1:1; Eze 14:14; Jas 5:11

--"The Patient Man"
Jas 5:11

Suffered loss of property
Job 1:13-17

Loss of children
Job 1:18,19

Loss of health
Job 2:7-9

Lack of sympathy
Job 16:1-3

Loss of friends
Job 30:1-10

Faith strained but victorious
Job 19:1-27

Unselfish prayer leads to his deliverance
Job 42:10

Blessings restored
Job 42:11,13

JOEL


a prophet, son of Pethuel

SEE Book of Joel

JOHANAN


a Jewish captain

2Ki 25:23; Jer 40:8; 41:11; 42:1; 43:2

JOHN THE BAPTIST


(1) General References to

Isa 40:3; Mt 11:14; Lu 1:13,57,60,76,80; 3:2; Mt 3:1,13; Joh 1:15,29; 3:26; 1:19; 5:33; Mr 1:14; Mt 4:12; 11:2,7,11; Mt 14:3,10; Mr 6:29

Characteristics of

--Self Denial
Mt 3:4

--Courage
Mt 3:7; 14:4

--Obedience
Mt 3:15

--Powerful preacher
Mr 1:5

--Humility
Mr 1:7; Joh 1:19-23

--Holiness
Mr 6:20

--Burning zeal
Joh 5:35

--Honoured by Christ
Mt 11:11; Lu 7:24-27

--Did no miracle
Joh 10:41

--Suffered martyrdom
Mt 14:10

(2) Called the "Forerunner" of Christ

Mal 3:1; Mt 11:10; Lu 1:17,76

(3) Baptism by. See CHURCH, THE

(4) Disciples of

Mt 9:14; 11:2; 14:12; Mr 2:18; Lu 5:33; 7:18; Joh 3:25

(5) His Testimony Concerning Christ

Joh 1:29,36; 3:28-36; 5:33; 10:41

JOHN, THE BELOVED DISCIPLE, SON OF ZEBEDEE


(1) General References to

Mt 4:21; Lu 5:10; Mr 1:29; 5:37; Mt 17:1; Lu 9:49; Joh 13:23; Mr 14:33; Joh 19:26; 20:2; 21:7,20; Ac 1:13; 3:1; 8:14; Ga 2:9; Re 1:9; 10:11

--SEE Beloved Disciple, BELOVED DISCIPLE

(2) Facts Concerning

Naturally Full of energy
Mr 3:17

--- Intolerant
Mr 9:38

--- Vindictive
Lu 9:54

--- Ambitious
Mr 10:35-37

Learned the lesson of love in the school of Christ
Joh 13:23; 1Jo 2:9,10; 3:14-18; 4:7-11

Intrusted with the care of Christ's Mother
Joh 19:26

Refers to Christian love twenty-five or more, times in his epistles

JONADAB


(a) David's Nephew

2Sa 13:3,32

(b) Or Jehonadab, son of Rechab

2Ki 10:15; Jer 35:6,19

--SEE Rechabites, RECHABITES

JONAH OR JONAS


son of Amittai a prophet

2Ki 14:25; Jon 1:1; 2:1; 3:1; 4:5; Mt 12:39; 16:4; Lu 11:29

--"The Reluctant Missionary"

Sent to a foreign field
Jon 1:2

Sought to flee from an unwelcome duty
Jon 1:3

Overtaken in his flight
Jon 1:4-17

Finds God's presence even in the depths of the sea
Ps 139:10; Jon 2:1-10

Proceeds upon his mission of warning
Jon 3:1-3

Disappointed at the success of his own message
Jon 3:5-10; 4:1

Reveals his bigotry in lamenting the repentance of the Ninevites
Jon 4:1-3

Taught a lesson of the breadth of the Divine Love
Jon 4:4-11

JONATHAN


(a) A Levite, son of Gershom

Jud 17:7; 18:30

(b) Son of Saul

1Sa 14:1,27,43,49; 18:1; 19:2; 20:4; 31:2; 2Sa 1:17

--"The Generous Friend", Characteristics of

--Heroic faith
1Sa 14:6

--Undaunted courage
1Sa 14:7-13

--Self-sacrificing friendship
1Sa 18:4; 19:2

(c) Son of Abiathar

2Sa 15:27; 17:17; 1Ki 1:42

(d) One of David's Warriors

2Sa 21:21; 1Ch 20:7

JOPPA OR JAPHO (MODERN JAFFA)


a seaport in Dan

Jos 19:46; 2Ch 2:16; Ezr 3:7; Jon 1:3; Ac 9:36; 10:5; 11:5

JORAM


king of Israel

SEE Jehoram (b), JEHORAM
--king of Judah SEE Jehoram (a), JEHORAM

JORDAN


(1) River of

Ge 32:10; Nu 32:32; De 4:22; Jos 3:15; 4:3; Jud 8:4; 2Sa 17:22; 2Ki 2:8; 5:10; 6:4; Jer 12:5; Mt 3:6

(2) Plain of

Ge 13:10; Nu 22:1; 26:3; 1Ki 7:46; 2Ch 4:17

JOSEPH


(a) Son of Jacob

Ge 30:24; 33:2; 37:2,28; 39:2; 40:4; 41:25; 42:7; 43:16; Ge 44:2; 45:1; 46:29; 47:7; 48:1; 50:1,26; Ex 13:19; Jos 24:32; 1Ch 5:1

--Summary of his life

A youthful dreamer
Ge 37:5-9

Dreams fulfilled
Ge 41:42-44

Faithful in hard places
Ge 39:1-6,20-23

Resisted temptation
Ge 39:7-13

Unspoiled by sudden prosperity
Ge 41:14-46

Manifested brotherly love
Ge 43:30; 45:14

--Filial Devotion
Ge 45:23; 47:7

--Dependence upon God
Ge 41:16; 45:8

Returned good for evil
Ge 50:16-21

(b) Husband of Mary

Mt 1:16; 2:13,19; Lu 2:4; 3:23; 4:22

--Characteristics of

Charitableness
Mt 1:19

Faith
Mt 1:24

Obedience
Mt 2:14

Faithfulness to religious duty
Lu 2:41

(c) Of Arimathea

Mt 27:57; Lu 23:50

(d) Or Barsabas

Ac 1:23

JOSES


one of Christ's brethren

Mt 13:55; 27:56

JOSHUA, JEHOSHUA, OR OSHEA


successor of Moses

Ex 17:9; 24:13; 32:17; 33:11; Nu 11:28; 13:16; 14:6,30; 27:18; Nu 32:12; 34:17; De 1:38; 3:21; 31:7; 34:9; Jud 2:8; 1Ki 16:34

--Characteristics of

--Faith
Nu 14:6-8

--Entire consecration
Nu 32:12

--Spiritual mindedness
Jos 3:5; 8:30

--Godly reverence
Jos 5:14

--Courage
Jos 10:25

--Obedience
Jos 11:15

--Decision
Jos 24:15

---,or Jeshua, high priest, See JESHUA

JOSIAH


king of Judah, son of Amon

1Ki 13:2; 2Ki 21:24; 22:3,9; 23:29; 2Ch 34:1; 35:1,23; Jer 1:2

JOTHAM


(1) Son of Gideon

Jud 9:5

(2) King of Judah, son of Uzziah

2Ki 15:5; 2Ch 27:1,6,9; Isa 1:1; Ho 1:1; Mic 1:1; Mt 1:9

JOY-SORROW


(A) CHRIST'S JOY

In the Divine Method of Revelation
Lu 10:21

In finding the Lost Sheep
Lu 15:5

Abides in Believers
Joh 15:11

Bestowed through his Words
Joh 17:13

Sustained him at the Cross
Heb 12:2

(B) GREAT JOY, occasions of

The laying the Foundation of the Temple
Ezr 3:12

The Creation
Job 38:7

The Coming of Christ
Mt 2:10

The Resurrection of Christ
Mt 28:8

The Ascension of Christ
Lu 24:52

The Conversion of the Gentiles
Ac 15:3

--SEE Happiness, JOY
& JOY
Shouting, JOY

(C) JOY PROMISED to believers

Ne 8:10; Ps 16:11; 30:5; 89:16; 126:5; 132:16; Isa 12:3; 35:10; Lu 2:10; Joh 15:11; 16:24; 17:13; Ro 14:17

(D) JOY RESTORED

At the Return of Divine Favour
Ps 30:11

To those who Mourn
Isa 61:3

At the Deliverance of the Nation
Jer 30:19; 31:13

At the Opening of the door of Hope
Ho 2:15

At the Vision of the Risen Saviour
Joh 16:20

(E) JOY, SPIRITUAL, special reasons for

Dedication of God's House
Ezr 6:22; Ne 12:43

The Return from Captivity
Ps 126:2

The Blessings of a Spiritual Life
Isa 61:10

The Delights of God's Word
Jer 15:16

Times of Spiritual Refreshing
Ac 8:5,6,8; 8:39; Ro 5:11; 2Co 7:4

The Love of Christ
1Pe 1:8

(F) SORROW BANISHED, a time when it will be, foretold

Isa 25:8; 35:10; 51:11; 60:20; 65:19; Jer 31:12; Re 7:17; 21:4

--SEE Promises to the Afflicted, PROMISES, DIVINE

(G) REJOICING

(1) The Duty of

De 12:7; 16:11; Ps 5:11; 32:11; Zep 3:14; Zec 9:9; Lu 10:20; Ro 12:15; Php 4:4; 1Th 5:16

(2) Instances of

1Sa 2:1, 11:15; Mt 2:10; Lu 1:47; Ac 8:39; 16:34; Ro 5:2

(3) In Tribulation, examples of

Famine
Hab 3:17,18; Mt 5:12; Lu 6:23

Persecution
Ac 5:41

Imprisonment
Ac 16:23,25

Poverty
2Co 6:10; Col 1:24

Loss of Property
Heb 10:34

Fiery Trials
1Pe 4:12,13

--SEE Affliction, (2), AFFLICTIONS
Happiness (2), JOY

(4) In Evil Forbidden

Job 31:29; Ps 35:19; Pr 17:5; 24:17; Ob 1:12; 1Co 13:6

--SEE Uncharitableness, UNCHARITABLENESS

(H) GLADNESS, examples of

2Ch 30:21; Ne 8:17; Ps 4:7; 45:15; Ac 2:46; 11:23; 14:17

(I) HAPPINESS

(1) General References to

Ps 128:2; 144:15; Pr 3:18; 14:21; 16:20; 28:14; 29:18; Joh 13:17

--SEE Blessed Ones, BEATITUDES
Obedience, OBEDIENCE

(2) Affliction of the Righteous leads to

Job 5:17; Ps 94:12; Jas 5:11; 1Pe 3:14; 4:14

--SEE Affliction (2), AFFLICTIONS
Chastisement, AFFLICTIONS
Promises to the Afflicted, PROMISES, DIVINE

(J) SHOUTING for joy

Le 9:24; Jos 6:20; 2Sa 6:15; 1Ch 15:28; 2Ch 13:15; 15:14; Ezr 3:11; Ps 5:11; 47:1; Isa 12:6; Zep 3:14; Zec 9:9

(K) JOY, EARTHLY

(1) General References to

Job 20:5; Pr 14:13; Ec 2:10; 7:6; Isa 16:10; Jas 4:9

(2) Innocent Mirth

Ne 8:12; Pr 17:22; Ec 9:7; Jer 30:19; Lu 15:24

--SEE Jesting, JESTING

(3) Manifested in Laughter

Pr 14:13; Ec 2:2; 7:3,6; Lu 6:25; Jas 4:9

--SEE Jesting, JESTING

(4) Enjoyment Sought

Ec 2:10; 3:13,22; 5:18; 9:9; Isa 9:3

--SEE Epicureans, SELF-INDULGENCE

(L) SORROW, general references to

Ge 3:16; Pr 14:13; 15:13; Isa 53:3; Joh 16:6

--SEE Affliction (1), AFFLICTIONS
Tribulation, AFFLICTIONS
Weeping, WEEPING

(M) LAMENTATIONS

(1) Examples of

For Jacob
Ge 50:10

For Jephthah's daughter
Jud 11:40

For King Saul
2Sa 1:17

For Josiah
2Ch 35:25

For the Jews
Es 4:1

For the slaughtered innocents
Mt 2:18

For Christ
Lu 23:27

For Stephen
Ac 8:2

(2) For the Miseries of Israel

Jer 4:8; 6:26; 7:29; Eze 19:1; Joe 1:8; Am 5:1; Mic 2:4

--SEE Solicitude (3), EARNESTNESS

(N) MOURNING

(1) General References to

Ge 50:3; Nu 20:29; De 34:8; 2Sa 1:12; 3:31

(2) Examples of Grief

Ge 23:2; 37:35; 42:38; Jud 21:2; Ru 1:20; 2Sa 18:33; Job 1:20; Jer 31:15; Joh 11:33; 20:11; Ac 9:39

(3) Hired Mourners

2Ch 35:25; Ec 12:5; Jer 9:17; Am 5:16; Mt 9:23

(4) Sackcloth, a coarse, or cloth, worn as a symbol of grief or
penitence

Ge 37:34; 2Sa 3:31; 2Ki 6:30; 19:1; 1Ch 21:16; Es 4:1; Job 16:15; Isa 15:3; Da 9:3; Jon 3:8; Mt 11:21; Re 11:3

--SEE Repentance (3), PENITENCE

(5) Clothes Rent, in grief or anger

Ge 37:29,34; 44:13; Nu 14:6; Jos 7:6; Jud 11:35; 2Sa 13:19; 1Ki 21:27; 2Ki 2:12; 5:8; 18:37; 2Ch 34:19; Ezr 9:5; Es 4:1; Job 1:20; Jer 41:5; Mt 26:65; Ac 14:14

(O) TROUBLE, common to all men

Job 5:7; 14:1,22; Ps 71:20; 116:3; Ec 2:23; Jer 8:15

--SEE Affliction, AFFLICTIONS
Chastisement, AFFLICTIONS

---Trouble, borrowing. SEE Needless Fear, UNREST

JUBILEE, YEAR OF


called year of liberty

Le 25:10,28; 27:17; Nu 36:4; Eze 46:17

--SEE Liberty (1), LIBERTY

JUDAEA OR JUDAH


the southern division of Palestine

Mt 4:25; 19:1; Lu 1:5,39; 5:17; Joh 4:47

JUDAH


(1) Son of Jacob

Ge 29:35; 35:23; 37:26; 38:1; 43:3; 44:14; 46:12,28; 49:8; Nu 26:19

(2) Tribe of

De 33:7; Jud 1:3; 2Sa 2:10; 19:11; 1Ki 12:21; Heb 7:14; Re 5:5

---Captivity of. SEE Captivity of Israel and Judah, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
& ISRAEL-THE JEWS

---Kings of. SEE Kings of Israel and Judah, ISRAEL-THE JEWS
& ISRAEL-THE JEWS

JUDAISM


(1) Superseded by Christianity

Mr 2:21; Ga 5:6; Col 2:16; Heb 7:18; 8:13

--SEE Ceremonial Law Abolished, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD


(2) The Doctrines of, Sought to be Introduced into the Christian
Church by certain men

Ac 15:1,24; Ga 2:4; 6:12

JUDAS


(a) Iscariot, the betrayer of Jesus

(1) General References to

Mt 10:4; 26:14; Joh 6:70; 12:4; 13:26,30; Mr 14:43; Mt 27:3; Ac 1:16; Ps 109:8; Zec 11:12

(2) Characteristics of

--Avariciousness
Mt 26:14,15

--Hypocrisy
Joh 12:5,6

--Treachery
Mr 14:10; Lu 22:47,48

--Dishonesty
Joh 12:6

--Remorse
Mt 27:3,4; Ac 1:18

(b) One of the Brethren of Christ (?)

Mt 13:55; Mr 6:3

(c) Jude, or Lebbaeus, surnamed Thaddaeus, brother of the Apostle
James

Mt 10:3; Mr 3:18; Lu 6:16; Joh 14:22; Ac 1:13

(d) Of Galilee

Ac 5:37

(e) A Disciple

Ac 9:11

(f) Barsabas

Ac 15:22

JUDE


author of the epistle (possibly the same as Judas (c))

--SEE Jude 1

JUDGMENT SEAT, ROMAN


Mt 27:19; Ac 18:12; 25:10

JUDGMENTS, GOD'S


(A) GENERAL REFERENCES TO

Ex 6:6; 12:12; Ps 9:16; 36:6; Eze 25:11; 30:14; 38:22; 39:21; Mal 3:5

--SEE Punishment, PUNISHMENT
& PUNISHMENT
Retribution, PUNISHMENT
& PUNISHMENT
Divine Hand, HAND, DIVINE
God's Arrows, ARROWS, GOD'S

(B) EXAMPLES OF MEN SMITTEN

1Sa 25:38; 2Sa 6:7; 2Ki 6:18; 15:5; 19:35; 1Ch 21:7; 2Ch 26:20; Ac 12:23

(C) SPECIAL JUDGMENTS inflicted

(1) Bones Scattered

2Ki 23:14; Ps 53:5; Jer 8:1; Eze 6:5

(2) Disease Sent

Ex 9:10; Nu 16:47; 1Sa 5:6; 2Ki 5:27; 15:5; 2Ch 13:20; 21:18; 2Ch 26:19; Ac 12:23

(D) DROUGHT

(1) General References to. See METEOROLOGY

(2) Examples of

1Ki 17:1; Jer 14:4; Joe 1:19; Am 4:7; Hag 1:11; Jas 5:17

--SEE Dry Places, DRY PLACES
Famine,

(E) PESTILENCE

(1) Threatened

Le 26:25; Nu 14:12; De 28:21; Jer 14:12; 21:6; 27:13; Eze 5:12; 6:11; 7:15; Mt 24:7; Lu 21:11

(2) Sent

2Sa 24:15; Ps 78:50; Am 4:10

--SEE Sickness, DISEASE

(F) PLAGUES

(1) General References to

Le 26:21; Nu 14:37; 16:46; 25:9; De 28:59

(2) Of Egypt

Ex 7:20; 8:6,17,24; 9:6,10,23; 10:13,22; 12:29

--SEE also Famine,

JUSTICE-INJUSTICE


(A) JUSTICE

(1) Divine

De 32:4; Ps 103:6; Pr 16:11; Isa 45:21; Zep 3:5; Joh 5:30; Ro 2:2; Re 15:3

--SEE Divine Balances, BALANCES, DIVINE
God's Righteousness, RIGHTEOUSNESS
God a Judge, FUTURE, THE

(2) Enjoined

De 16:20; Ps 82:3; Pr 21:3; Isa 56:1; Ro 13:7; Col 4:1

--SEE Rulers' Duty NATION, THE
Poor, POVERTY

(3) Examples of Human

1Sa 30:24; 2Sa 8:15; 1Ki 1:52; 3:28; 2Ki 14:6; Jer 22:15; Ac 25:16

--SEE Integrity, BUSINESS LIFE
& BUSINESS LIFE

--Courts of. SEE Courts, COURTS

(B) EQUITY, DIVINE

Ps 98:9; 99:4; Isa 11:4

--SEE Judgment According to Works, FUTURE, THE

(C) IMPARTIALITY, divine

(1) In Favours Bestowed

Job 34:18,19; Mt 5:45; 20:14; Ac 10:34,35; 15:9; Ro 2:11; 10:12; Ga 2:6; Eph 6:9

--SEE Whosoever (2), SERPENTS
Salvation (4), SALVATION
"Comes", INVITATIONS
God's Love, LOVE

(2) In Judgment

De 10:17; 2Ch 19:7; Jer 9:25; Ro 2:9; Col 3:25; 1Pe 1:17

--SEE Last Judgment, FUTURE, THE

(D) INJUSTICE

(1) Sometimes Attributed to God

Job 12:6; 21:7; Ps 73:14; Ec 7:15; 9:2; Jer 12:1; Eze 18:25; Hab 1:2; Mt 20:12; Ro 9:14

--SEE Prosperity (1), PROSPERITY
Murmuring, DISCONTENT
& DISCONTENT
Complaints, DISCONTENT

(2) Condemned

De 16:19; 24:17; Ps 82:2; Pr 29:27; 31:4,5; Ec 3:16; Lu 16:10

(3) Examples of

Ge 39:20; 40:15; 1Sa 8:3; 1Ki 21:13; Isa 59:14; Mt 27:26; Ac 23:2; 24:27

--SEE Oppression (2), CRUELTY
Extortion, BUSINESS LIFE
Masters (4), BUSINESS LIFE

(E) PARTIALITY

(1) Forbidden

Le 19:15; De 1:17; Job 13:10; Pr 24:23; Mal 2:9; 1Ti 5:21; Jas 2:4; Jude 1:16

--SEE Poor (3), POVERTY

(2) Parental. See HOME

JUSTIFICATION


(1) By Faith

Ge 15:6; Ac 13:39; Ro 3:28; 5:1; 5:18; 9:30; 1Co 6:11; Ga 3:24

--SEE Faith (3), FAITH
Salvation (3), SALVATION
Grace (3), GRACE, DIVINE

(2) Of Self Impossible

Job 9:2; 25:4; Ps 143:2; Jer 2:22; Eze 14:14; Ro 3:20; Ga 5:4

--SEE Good Works, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Grace, GRACE, DIVINE
Self-condemnation, SELF-CONDEMNATION
Who can Stand? SELF-JUSTIFICATION

--of Self Attempted. SEE Excuses, SELF-JUSTIFICATION
& SELF-JUSTIFICATION

KADESH-BARNEA


a town on the southern frontier of Canaan

Nu 13:26; 32:8; 34:4; De 1:19; 2:14; Jos 10:41; 14:6

KEDAR


a clan of Ishmaelites

Ps 120:5; Isa 21:16; 42:11; 60:7; Jer 49:28

KEDESH


a city of refuge

Jos 20:7; 21:32; Jud 4:6; 2Ki 15:29

KEDRON


SEE Kidron, KIDRON

KEEPERS


of the Prison

Ge 39:22; Ac 5:23; 12:6; 16:27,36

KEILAH


a city of Judah

Jos 15:44; 1Sa 23:1; Ne 3:17

KENITES


(1) A Canaanitish tribe or nation

Ge 15:19; Nu 24:21

(2) Descendants of Jethro or Hobab

Jud 1:16; 4:11; 1Ch 2:55

KEYS


mentioned as symbols of authority

Isa 22:22; Mt 16:19; Re 1:18; 3:7; 9:1; 20:1

KIBROTH-HATTAAVAH


quails sent to the Israelites at

Nu 11:34; 33:16; De 9:22

KIDNAPPING


Ex 21:16; De 24:7; Jud 21:21

KIDRON OR CEDRON


a brook on the east of Jerusalem

1Ki 2:37; 15:13; 2Ki 23:6; 2Ch 29:16; Ne 2:15; Jer 31:40; Joh 18:1

KINDNESS-CRUELTY


(A) KINDNESS

(1) Enjoined

Ro 12:10; 1Co 13:4; Eph 4:32; Col 3:12; 1Pe 1:5,6,7

--SEE Sympathy, SYMPATHY
Poor (4), POVERTY
Brotherly Love, LOVE
Strangers (1), SOCIAL LIFE
Widow and Fatherless, WIDOW AND FATHERLESS

(2) Examples of

--Joseph
Ge 50:21

--Moses
Ex 2:17

--Boaz
Ru 2:16

--David
2Sa 9:1; Pr 31:26

--The Good Samaritan
Lu 10:34

--The Philippian jailer
Ac 16:33

--The Barbarians
Ac 28:2

--SEE Human Compassion, SYMPATHY
Sympathy (2), SYMPATHY
Unselfishness, UNSELFISHNESS

(B) CRUELTY

(1) General References to

Ge 49:5; Ps 27:12; Pr 11:17

(2) EXAMPLES OF

Ge 37:24; Ex 1:22; Jud 1:6; 9:49; 1Sa 11:2; 2Sa 12:31; 2Ki 25:7; Jer 38:6; Da 3:20; Ac 16:24; Ac 27:42

--SEE Persecution, SUFFERING
Mutilation, DISFIGUREMENT

(3) TO ANIMALS

Nu 22:27; 2Sa 8:4; 1Ch 18:4; Pr 12:10

(C) MALICE

(1) Condemned

1Co 5:8; 14:20; Eph 4:31; Col 3:8; 1Pe 2:1

--SEE Hatred (1), HATRED

(2) Examples of

Es 3:6; Ps 140:3; Pr 30:14; Isa 59:5; Mt 27:33; Joh 12:10; Ac 7:54

--SEE Hatred (2), HATRED
Revenge, RETALIATION
Mischief, MISCHIEF

(D) OPPRESSION

(1) Forbidden

Ex 23:9; De 24:14; Ps 12:5; 62:10; Pr 3:31; Pr 14:31; 22:16; 28:3; Ec 5:8; Zec 7:10

-- SEE Extortion Condemned, BUSINESS LIFE
Injustice (2), INJUSTICE
Poor (3), POVERTY

(2) Examples of

Ex 1:14; 5:8; 2Ki 4:1; Ne 5:1; Ec 4:1; Isa 5:7; Eze 22:29; Jas 2:6; 5:4

--SEE Cruelty, CRUELTY
Masters, BUSINESS LIFE

KINGDOM OF CHRIST


Mt 16:28; Lu 22:30; 23:42; Joh 18:36; Php 2:10; Heb 1:8; Re 11:15; 17:14

--SEE Christ King, SOVEREIGNTY

KINGDOM OF HEAVEN, SIMILITUDES OF


Mt 13:24,31,44,47; 20:1; 22:2; 25:1

KINGDOM SIMILITUDES


Mt 13:31,33; Mr 4:26; Lu 13:18

KINGDOM, SPIRITUAL


(1) General References to

Lu 17:21; Joh 3:5; 18:36; Ro 14:17; 1Co 4:20; 15:50

(2) Conditions of Entrance into

Humility
Mt 5:3,10

Sympathetic Service
Mt 25:34; 25:35; Lu 6:20

Perseverance
Lu 9:62

New Birth
Joh 3:3

Endurance
Ac 14:22; 2Th 1:5

Faith and Love
Jas 2:5

--SEE Eternal Life, LIFE

(3) Coming with Power

Da 2:44; Mr 9:1; Ac 2:2,3,4; 1Co 4:20; Re 11:17; Re 12:10; 19:6

(4) Eternal. See IMMUTABILITY

(5) The Growth of. See MISSIONS

(6) Near at Hand

Mt 3:2; 4:17; 10:7; Lu 21:31

(7) Preaching of

Mr 1:14; Lu 4:43; 8:1; 9:2; 16:16; Ac 1:3; 8:12; Ac 20:25; 28:23

--SEE Preaching, LEADERS
--SEE Gospel Universal, GOSPEL

KIRJATH-JEARIM OR BAALAH


a city of the Gibeonites

Jos 9:17; 15:9; 1Sa 6:21; 7:2; Ezr 2:25; Ne 7:29; Jer 26:20

KISH


father of Saul

1Sa 9:1; 10:21; 2Sa 21:14

KISHON


a river north of Mt. Carmel

Jud 4:7; 5:21; 1Ki 18:40; Ps 83:9

KISS


(1) Of Affection

Ge 27:27; 29:11; 45:15; 1Sa 10:1; 20:41; 1Ki 19:20; Lu 7:38; Ac 20:37

--SEE Love, Family, HOME

(2) Of Charity

Ac 20:37; Ro 16:16; 1Co 16:20; 2Co 13:12; 1Pe 5:14

--SEE Love, Brotherly (3), LOVE

KNIVES


1Ki 18:28; Ezr 1:9; Pr 23:2; Jer 36:23

KNOWLEDGE-IGNORANCE


(A) KNOWLEDGE
( Select Reading, Pr 3:13-3:24)
Pr 3:13-24

(1) May become a Hinderance instead of a Help to Men

Desire for, a Source of Temptation
Ge 3:5,6

Tends to Presumption
Ge 3:22,23

Adds to the Burden of Life
Ec 1:18

Pursuit of, Exhausting
Ec 12:12

Begets Pride
1Co 8:1

--SEE Conceit, PRIDE

(2) Vanity of Human

Isa 44:25; 1Co 8:2; 13:8

--SEE Worldly Wisdom, WISDOM
Philosophy, PHILOSOPHY

(3) The Pursuit of Enjoined

Pr 2:3-5; 3:13; 4:5; 15:14; 23:23; 2Pe 1:5

--SEE Wisdom, WISDOM
& WISDOM
Instruction, INSTRUCTION

(4) Spiritual Knowledge, general references to

A Cause for Exultation
Jer 9:24; 31:34

Obtained by Acquaintanceship with God
Ho 6:3

Obedience, the Condition of Receiving
Joh 7:16,17

Liberates the Soul from all Error
Joh 8:31,32

Leads to Eternal Life
Joh 17:3

--SEE Wisdom (3), 3840
Understanding, WISDOM
Assurance, ASSURANCE

(5) Deeds Performed by the Lord that Men might Receive

Ex 6:7; 8:10; 16:12; Jos 3:10; 1Ki 18:37; Isa 45:3; Joe 2:27; Zec 4:9; Mt 9:6; Joh 10:38; 14:31; 17:23

--SEE Wonders, WONDERS OF GOD
Instruction (5), INSTRUCTION
Aids to Faith, FAITH

(6) Seven Great Verities that May be Known by the Believer

Job 19:25; Isa 50:7; Joh 4:41,42; Ro 8:28; 2Co 5:1; 2Ti 1:12; 1Jo 3:2,14,24

--SEE Spiritual Perception, DISCERNMENT
Understanding, WISDOM
Wisdom (3), 3840

(7) Knowledge of God is Infinite. See KNOWLEDGE

(8) General References to Intellectual

Pr 1:4; 2:10; 14:6; 15:7; 24:4; Da 1:4; 5:12; 12:4

--SEE Learning, KNOWLEDGE
Wisdom (9), WISDOM

(9) Withheld from Man. See MYSTERIES

(10) Christ's Knowledge of the Father

Mt 11:27; Joh 7:29; 8:55; 10:15; 17:25

(11) Learning, examples of Men Possessing

Da 1:17, Ac 7:22; 22:3

--SEE Wisdom (9), WISDOM

(B) KNOWLEDGE, EXPERIMENTAL

(1) General references to

Job 12:12, 32:7, Ps 37:25, Ec 1:16

(2) Prepares Men for the Duties of Life

Fitted Israel to Sympathize with Strangers
Ex 23:9

Prepared the Demoniac to Witness
Mr 5:19

Christ's Message grounded in Experience
Joh 3:10,11

Qualified the Blind Man to Testify
Joh 9:25

Fitted Paul for a Ministry of Comfort
2Co 1:4

Enabled the Apostles to Speak with Authority
2Pe 1:16

(C) KNOWLEDGE, DIVINE

(1) General Reference to

1Sa 2:3; Ps 69:5; 139:2; Isa 40:28; Da 2:22; Mt 6:8; 1Co 3:20; 1Jo 3:20

--SEE Divine Vision, VISION
& VISION
God's Wisdom, WISDOM
Omniscience, WISDOM
Sin Known to God, EXPOSURE

(2) Men's Hearts Searched by Jehovah

1Ch 28:9; Ps 44:21; Jer 17:10; 23:24; Am 9:3; Zep 1:12; Ro 8:27

--SEE Divine Vision, VISION
& VISION
Sin Known to God, EXPOSURE

(3) The Secrets of the Heart Read by Christ

Pr 15:11; Jer 20:12; Mt 12:25; 22:18; Mr 2:8; Lu 6:8; 11:17; 16:15; Joh 2:25; Ac 15:8

--SEE Omniscience, WISDOM
Sin Known to God, EXPOSURE

(4) All the Ways of Men are Known to God

Job 34:21; Ps 1:6; 119:168; 139:3; 142:3; Pr 5:21; Jer 16:17; 32:19

(5) God's Knowledge of the Saints

In Time of Trouble
Na 1:7

At every day Tasks
Joh 1:48

Their Individual Names
Joh 10:3

Intimate Acquaintanceship
Joh 10:14

True Love Recognized
1Co 8:3; Ga 4:9

The Sure Foundation of Christian Hope
2Ti 2:19

(D) IGNORANCE, MAN'S, general references to

Brevity of Life Limits Knowledge
Job 8:9; Ps 73:22

The Future Hidden
Ec 8:7

Coming Evils Unforeseen
Ec 9:12

Life Mysterious
Ec 11:5

Nature And Grace Full of Mysteries
Joh 3:8

--SEE Future Hidden, MYSTERIES
Limitations, LIMITATIONS, HUMAN
& LIMITATIONS, HUMAN
Secret Things, MYSTERIES
No Understanding, DULLNESS

(E) IGNORANCE, SPIRITUAL general references to

Isa 1:3; 59:8; Jer 5:4; Am 3:10; Mic 4:12; Ro 10:3; Eph 4:18; 1Pe 1:14

--SEE Spiritual Blindness, BLINDNESS-VISION
Dullness, DULLNESS

--- Of God's Word. See BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD
---, Sins of. See SIN

(F) IGNORANCE OF GOD, man's

Jud 2:10; Jer 4:22; 8:7; 9:3; Joh 15:21; 16:3; Ac 17:23; 2Ti 3:7

--SEE Dullness, DULLNESS
God Unsearchable, MYSTERIES
Spiritual Blindness, BLINDNESS-VISION
No Understanding, DULLNESS

(G) IGNORANCE, CONCERNING CHRIST

Joh 1:10; 1:26; 4:10; 8:19; 9:30; 14:9; 16:3; Ac 13:27; 1Jo 3:6

(H) IGNORANCE, WILFUL

Job 21:14; Zec 7:11,12; Mt 13:15; Ro 1:28; 2Pe 3:5

--SEE Instruction Despised, REJECTION of God and truth

KOHATHITES


descendants of Kohath

Nu 3:30; 4:18; 4:34; 10:21

KOHATH


son of Levi

Ge 46:11; Ex 6:16; Nu 4:15; 10:21

KORAH


grandson of Kohath

Nu 16:1; 16:19; 16:32; 16:40; 26:9; Jude 1:11

LABAN


brother of Rebekah

Ge 24:29; 29:16; 31:1,26,51

LACHISH


a town of Judah

Jos 10:31; 12:11; 2Ki 14:19; 18:14; Jer 34:7; Mic 1:13

LADDER, JACOB'S


Ge 28:12

LAMECH


son of Methuselah

Ge 5:25; 1Ch 1:3; Lu 3:36

LANDMARKS


not to be removed

De 19:14; 27:17; Job 24:2; Pr 22:28; 23:10; Ho 5:10

LANGUAGES CONFOUNDED


Ge 11:9

LAODICEA


a town in Phrygia

Col 2:1; 4:13; Re 1:11; 3:14

LAST DAY, THE


Joh 6:39; 11:24; 12:48

--SEE The Last Judgment, FUTURE, THE

LAVER


Ex 30:18; 38:8; 40:7

LAWGIVER


(1) God as

Isa 33:22; 51:4; Jas 4:12

--SEE Decalogue, DECALOGUE, THE

(2) Moses as

Ex 34:32; De 4:44; 33:4; Joh 1:17; 7:19; Ac 7:38

LAW INSUFFICIENT


Ro 3:19; 8:3; Ga 2:19; Eph 2:15; Heb 7:19

LAW, PURPOSE OF


Ro 3:20; 5:20; 7:7; Ga 3:19,24; 1Ti 1:9

LAWYERS


Lu 10:25; 11:46; 14:3; Tit 3:13

LAZARUS


(a) The Beggar

Lu 16:20

(b) Brother of Martha and Mary

Joh 11:1,14,43; 12:2,10

LEAD


a mineral

Ex 15:10; Nu 31:22; Job 19:24; Jer 6:29; Eze 22:18

LEADERS, RELIGIOUS


(A) PRIESTS

(1) General references to

Ge 14:18; Ex 18:1; 24:5; Jos 3:6; 2Ch 11:13; 29:16

(2) Laws in Regard to

Ex 29:1; 40:15; Le 10:9; 21:1; Ezr 7:24; Ne 7:65

(3) Should be Holy

Ex 19:22; Le 10:3; 21:6; 22:9; 2Ch 6:41; Isa 52:11; Mal 2:7

(4) Corrupt Condemned. See LEADERS

(5) Idolatrous, examples of

Jud 17:5; 1Sa 5:5; 1Ki 12:31; 13:2; 2Ki 10:11; 11:18; 2Ki 23:5; 23:20

(6) Dues of. See LEADERS

(7) Food of

Ex 29:32; Le 6:16; 7:6; 7:15; 8:31; 10:12; 10:17; Le 24:9; Nu 18:31

(8) Inheritance of

Nu 18:20; 26:62; De 10:9; 12:12; 14:27; 18:2; Jos 13:14; 14:3; 18:7; Eze 44:28; 45:4

(9) High Priests

Ex 28:1; Le 21:10; Zec 3:1; Heb 5:5; 9:7

-- Garments of. See DRESS

(B) PROPHETS

(1) General References to

Nu 12:6; 1Sa 10:11; 1Ki 18:4; 2Ch 20:20; 36:16; Ps 74:9; 105:15; Am 3:7; Mt 13:57; 23:37

--SEE Man of God, LEADERS

(2) Names of Persons spoken of as

Aaron
Ex 7:1

Abraham
Ge 20:7

Agabus
Ac 21:10

Ahijah
1Ki 11:29

Amos
Am 1:1

Balaam
Nu 22:5

Daniel
Mt 24:15

David
Mt 13:35

Eldad
Nu 11:26

Elijah
1Ki 18:36

Elisha
1Ki 19:16

Ezekiel
Eze 1:3

Gad
1Sa 22:5

Habakkuk
Hab 1:1

Haggai
Ezr 5:1

Hananiah
Jer 28:17

Hosea
Ho 1:1

Iddo
2Ch 13:22

Isaiah
2Ki 19:2

Jehu
1Ki 16:7

Jeremiah
Jer 1:5

Joel
Joe 1:1

John the Baptist
Lu 7:28

Joshua
1Ki 16:34

Jonah
2Ki 14:25

Malachi
Mal 1:1

Medad
Nu 11:26

Micah
Jer 26:18

Micaiah
1Ki 22:8

Moses
De 34:10

Nahum
Na 1:1

Nathan
2Sa 7:2

Obadiah
Ob 1:1

Obed
2Ch 28:9

Samuel
1Sa 3:20

Shemaiah
2Ch 12:5

Zacharias
Lu 1:67

Zechariah
Zec 1:1

Zephaniah
Zep 1:1

(3) False. SEE LEADERS

(4) Incognito

Jud 6:8; 1Sa 2:27; 1Ki 13:11; 20:35

(5) Prophets in the Christian Church

Ac 11:27; 13:1; 1Co 12:28; 14:29; Eph 4:11

--SEE Christian Teachers, TEACHERS, CHRISTIAN

(6) Called Seers

1Sa 9:9; 2Sa 15:27; 24:11; 1Ch 25:5; 29:29; 2Ch 16:7; 2Ch 19:2; 35:15

(7) Schools of

2Ki 2:5; 4:38; 6:1; 2Ch 17:9; Da 1:4

-- Prophetesses. SEE Women, WOMEN

(C) MEN OF GOD

(1) Prophets and other Spiritual Men so called

De 33:1; Jud 13:6; 1Sa 2:27; 1Ki 12:22; 17:18; 20:28; 2Ki 1:9; 4:7; 5:14; 6:10; 7:2; 2Ch 8:14; Jer 35:4; 1Ti 6:11; 2Ti 3:17

(2) Men raised up as Deliverers of Israel

Jud 2:16; 3:9,31; 9:17; 13:5; 1Sa 9:16; Ne 9:27

(3) Chosen Instruments to accomplish God's purposes

Hag 2:23; Joh 15:16; Ac 9:15; 1Co 1:27; 1:28; 1:29

--SEE Divine Call (2), INVITATIONS

(4) Sent as Divine Messengers

Nu 16:28; Isa 48:16; Jer 25:4; Zec 2:8; 4:9; Mt 22:3; Lu 1:19; Joh 1:6

--SEE Divine Call (2), INVITATIONS

(D) HUMBLE LEADERS, examples of

Moses
Ex 3:11

Gideon
Jud 6:15

King Saul
1Sa 9:21

King David
1Sa 18:18

King Solomon
1Ki 3:7

Isaiah
Isa 6:5

Jeremiah
Jer 1:6

John the Baptist
Mt 3:14

--SEE Humility (3), HUMILITY

(E) COURAGEOUS REFORMERS, rebuke sinful rulers

Nathan before King David
2Sa 12:7

Elijah before King Ahab
1Ki 21:20

Micaiah before King Ahab
1Ki 22:14

Elisha before King Jehoram
2Ki 3:14

Daniel before King Belshazzar
Da 5:22

John the Baptist before Herod
Mt 14:4

Peter and John before the Sanhedrin
Ac 4:18-20

Stephen before the Council
Ac 7:51

--SEE Sin Rebuked, DENUNCIATION of sin

THE INCORRUPTIBILITY OF, in Refusing Gifts

1Ki 13:8; 2Ki 5:15; 5:16; Da 5:17

--SEE Temptation Resisted, TEMPTATION

(F) ELDERS

(1) Governmental

Ex 3:16; 4:29; 19:7; 24:1; Jos 23:2; Jud 21:16; Ru 4:2; 1Ki 21:8; Pr 31:23

(2) Jewish

Mt 15:2; 21:23; 26:57; Mr 15:1; Ac 22:5

(3) Christian: SEE Church, CHURCH, THE

(G) APOSTLES

(1) General References to

Lu 17:5; 22:14; Ac 1:13; 1:26; 1Co 4:9; 9:1; 2Co 11:5; Eph 2:20; 4:11; Re 21:14

(2) Names of

Mt 10:2; Mr 3:16; Lu 6:14; Ac 1:13

(3) Call Of to Special Work

Mr 1:17,20; 2:14; Lu 6:13; Joh 1:43; Ac 22:21

--SEE Discipleship, DISCIPLESHIP
& DISCIPLESHIP
-- Heal. See 1540
-- Persecution of. See SUFFERING

(H) MINISTERS Select Readings for

Isa 56:10-12; Jer 23:1-40; Eze 3:17-21; Ac 20:17-35; 1Co 2:1-16; 9:19-23; 2Co 6:1-10; 1Ti 3:1-16; 6:11-21; 2Ti 2:1-20; 4:1-8

(1) Divinely Appointed

2Co 3:6; 4:1; 5:18; Eph 3:7; Col 1:23; 1Ti 1:12; 2Ti 1:11

(2) The Spirit which should Actuate

Mt 10:16; 20:26; Lu 22:26; Ac 20:24; 1Co 3:5; 2Co 6:4; 1Ti 6:11; 2Ti 2:24; 4:5; 1Pe 5:2

--SEE Feeding the Flock, LEADERS

(3) Characteristics of true

Mt 10:16; 20:26; 2Co 4:2; 6:4; 1Th 2:4; 5:14; 2Th 3:9; 1Ti 3:2; 4:12; 2Ti 2:1; 3:17; Tit 1:7; 2:7

--SEE Charges, LEADERS

(4) Duties of the Church to

Mt 10:10; Ro 10:15; 15:30; 1Co 16:16; Ga 4:14; Php 2:29; 1Th 5:12-5:13; 1Ti 5:17; Heb 13:7

(5) Support of. See LEADERS
& LEADERS

(6) Unfaithful. See LEADERS

-- Affliction of. See AFFLICTIONS

(I) WORK OF MINISTERS

(1) Preaching

(a) Examples of

Mt 3:1; 9:35; Mr 16:20; Lu 9:6; Ac 28:31; Eph 2:17; 1Pe 3:19; 4:6; Re 14:6

--SEE Gospel Universal, GOSPEL

(b) Enjoined

Mt 10:7; 10:27; Mr 16:15; Lu 9:2; 9:60; Ac 5:20; 2Ti 4:2

(c) Christ the Theme of

Ac 4:2; 8:5,35; 9:20; 10:36; 17:3; 1Co 1:23; 2Co 4:5

--SEE Gospel Universal, GOSPEL

(2) As Shepherds to Feed the Flock

Jer 3:15; 23:4; Eze 34:23; Joh 21:17; Ac 20:28; 1Pe 5:2

--SEE God's Flock, CHURCH, THE
God's Sheep, SHEPHERD, CHRIST AS

(3) Spiritual Watchmen

Isa 62:6; Jer 6:17; Eze 3:17; Heb 13:17

(4) As Teachers of the Word

Mt 28:20; 1Ti 3:2; 4:11; 6:2; 2Ti 2:25

(J) SOLEMN CHARGES given

Moses to Joshua
Nu 27:23; De 31:23

David to Solomon
1Ki 2:1

Jehoshaphat to leaders of Judah
2Ch 19:9

Christ to the Disciples
Mt 10:5

Paul to the Ephesian Elders
Ac 20:28

Paul to Timothy
1Ti 5:21; 6:13; 2Ti 4:1

--SEE Beware, WARNINGS
Take Heed, WARNINGS
Warnings, WARNINGS

(K) RESPONSIBILITY, OF

Select Reading.
Eze 3:1-17

Eze 33:6; 2Co 2:16; Heb 13:17; Jas 3:1

(L) SUPPORT OF

(1) Support of Priests under the Mosaic Law

Le 2:3; 10:13; 27:21; Nu 3:48; 5:9; 18:9,12,21; De 18:3; 2Ki 12:16

--SEE also Priests' Inheritance, LEADERS

(2) In the Christian Church

Mt 10:10; 1Co 9:14; Ga 6:6; Php 4:14; 1Ti 5:18

(3) Self-support as Practised by Paul

Ac 18:3; 20:34; 28:30; 1Co 9:15; 1Th 2:9; 2Th 3:8

(M) UNFAITHFUL MINISTERS, General References to

Isa 56:10; Jer 6:13; 23:11; La 2:14; Eze 33:6; Mic 3:11; Php 1:15

(N) FALSE SHEPHERDS, characteristics of

Insentiate and Pleasure-loving
Isa 56:10-12

Scatter the Flock
Jer 23:2

Lead the Sheep astray
Jer 50:6

Prey upon the Flock instead of feeding it
Eze 34:2,3; Zec 11:17

Hirelings forsake the Sheep
Joh 10:12

(O) FALSE PROPHETS, general references to

De 13:5; 18:22; Isa 9:15; Jer 2:8; 5:31; 14:14; 23:16; Eze 13:2; 22:28; Ho 9:7; Mic 3:5; Zep 3:4; Zec 13:3; Mt 7:15; 24:11; Mr 13:22

--SEE 2098

(P) FALSE TEACHERS, warnings against

Mt 5:19; 15:9; 1Ti 1:7; 4:2; 6:3; 2Ti 4:3; Tit 1:11; 2Pe 2:1

--SEE False Doctrine, DOCTRINE

(Q) CORRUPT PRIESTS

Jer 5:31; Eze 22:26; Ho 5:1; 6:9; Mic 3:11; Zep 3:4; Mt 27:20; 27:41; Mr 15:11; Joh 19:6

LEAH


daughter of Laban, married to Jacob

Ge 29:25; 30:14; 30:17; 31:4; 33:2; 35:23; 49:31

LEAVEN


general references to

Ex 12:15; 12:19; Le 2:11; De 16:4; Mt 13:33; 16:6; Lu 13:21; Ga 5:9

--SEE Unleavened Bread, BREAD

LEEKS


Nu 11:5

LEES


(dregs) of wine

Ps 75:8; Isa 25:6; Jer 48:11; Zep 1:12

LEGION


(1) Of Angels

Mt 26:53

(2) Of Devils

Mr 5:9; Lu 8:30

LENTILS


Ge 25:34; 2Sa 17:28; 23:11; Eze 4:9

LEPERS


Le 13:45; 22:4; Nu 5:2; 12:10; 2Ki 5:1; 5:27; 2Ch 26:21; Mt 8:2; Lu 17:12

--SEE Leprosy, DISEASE

LETTERS, THE WRITING OF


2Sa 11:14; 1Ki 21:8; 2Ki 5:5; 10:1; 19:14; 2Ch 32:17; Ne 2:7; Es 1:22; Ac 9:2; 2Co 10:9; Ga 6:11; Heb 13:22

LEVIATHAN


Job 41:1; Ps 104:26; Isa 27:1

LEVI


son of Jacob

Ge 29:34; 35:23; 49:5; Ex 6:16

-- the Apostle. SEE Matthew, MATTHEW

LEVITES


descendants of Levi, had charge of the Tabernacle, etc.

Ex 32:26; Nu 1:50; 3:6; 3:39; 8:18; 8:24; 18:3; 26:57; 35:2; De 12:19; 14:27; 1Ch 23:27; 24:20; 2Ch 11:13; 23:2; 29:34; Lu 10:32

-- Emoluments of. SEE Priests, LEADERS

LIBERALITY-PARSIMONY-COVETOUSNESS


(A) LIBERALITY, examples of
(Select Reading, De 26 Mal 1:6-14 3:4-12 Mt 6:1-4)

De 26:1-19; Mal 1:6-14; 3:4-12; Mt 6:1-4

Gifts of Israel for the Tabernacle
Ex 35:22

Over-plus of Gifts
Ex 36:5

Offerings at the Dedication
Nu 7:3

David's Gifts for the Temple
1Ch 29:3,4

Gifts for the Repairing of God's House
2Ch 24:10

Offerings for the Rebuilding of the Temple
Ezr 1:6; 2:69; 8:25; Ne 7:70; Lu 19:8

The Poor Widow's Offering
Lu 21:1-4

Liberality in the Early Church
Ac 4:34,35; 11:29; 2Co 8:2; Php 4:16

--SEE Kindness (2), KINDNESS

-- Of Women. See WOMEN
-- Promise for. See PROMISES, DIVINE

(B) BENEFICENCE, examples of

Boaz
Ru 2:15

Elisha
2Ki 6:22

The Children of Ephraim
2Ch 28:15

The Inhabitants of Tema
Isa 21:14

The Good Samaritan
Lu 10:34,35

--SEE Helpfulness, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Human Compassion, SYMPATHY

(C) BENEVOLENCE

(1) The Duty of

Moses Injunction
De 15:12-14

The Wise Man's Advice
Pr 25:21; Ec 11:1

The Prophet's Words
Isa 58:7

Christ's Commands
Mt 5:42; Lu 3:11; 12:33

Paul's Exhortation
Ac 20:35; Ro 12:13; Ga 6:10; 1Ti 6:18; Heb 13:16

--SEE Poor, POVERTY
Widow and Fatherless, WIDOW AND FATHERLESS
Brotherly Love, LOVE
Kindness, KINDNESS
Strangers, SOCIAL LIFE

(2) Encouragement to

2Ch 31:10; Ps 112:9; Pr 11:25; 22:9; Isa 32:8; 58:10; Mal 3:10; Lu 6:38; 2Co 9:6

--SEE Promises to the Liberal, PROMISES, DIVINE

(D) COLLECTIONS

2Ch 24:6; 1Co 16:1

(E) GIVING TO GOD, general references to

Ex 25:2; 35:5; Nu 31:50; 2Sa 8:10,11; 1Ch 29:9; 2Ch 15:18; Ezr 8:28; Pr 3:9; Mic 4:13

--SEE Offerings, OFFERINGS
Liberality, LIBERALITY

(F) SCRIPTURAL RULES FOR GIVING

According to Income
De 16:17; Mt 5:42

Without Ostentation
Mt 6:3

Freely
Mt 10:8; Lu 6:38; 12:33

With Simplicity
Ro 12:8

Regularly, Every Week
1Co 16:2

Cheerfully
2Co 9:7

SEE, 2126
Poor (3), POVERTY
Poor (4), POVERTY

(G) GIVING ACCORDING TO ABILITY

Le 14:30; 27:8; De 16:17; Ezr 2:69; Ne 5:8; Ac 11:29; 2Co 8:12

(H) GIVING OF TITHES

Ge 14:20; 28:22; Le 27:30; Nu 18:21; De 12:6; 14:28; 26:12; 2Ch 31:5; Ne 10:38; 12:44; 13:12; Mal 3:10; Mt 23:23; Lu 18:12

--SEE Liberality, LIBERALITY

(I) MUNIFICENT GIVING, examples of

Nu 7:13; 1Ki 3:4; 8:63; 10:10; 2Ki 5:5; 8:9; 1Ch 28:14; 29:3; 2Ch 1:6; 5:6; 7:5; 9:9; Ezr 6:9; Mr 12:43; 2Co 8:3

See LIBERALITY

(J) GIVING OF PRESENTS

Ge 24:53; 45:22; 1Sa 9:8; 25:27; 30:26; 1Ki 10:10; 1Ki 10:13; 14:3; 2Ki 8:9; Job 42:11; Mt 2:11

--SEE Parental Gifts, HOME

(K) ALMSGIVING, general advice concerning

Le 25:35; De 15:7; Pr 31:20; Mt 6:1; 19:21; Lu 11:41; Lu 12:33; 18:22; 19:8; 1Co 13:3

--SEE Poor (4), POVERTY
Sympathy (1), SYMPATHY
Brotherly Love, LOVE

(L) PARSIMONY

(1) General References to

Pr 11:24; 21:13; 28:27; Ec 5:13; Isa 43:23; Mal 3:8; Mt 26:7,8; Joh 12:5

(2) In Withholding Offerings

2Ch 29:7; Ne 13:10; Isa 43:24; Mal 3:8; Ac 5:1,2

(M) COVETOUSNESS

(1) Condemned

Ex 20:17; Ps 10:3; Pr 28:16; Jer 6:13; Eze 33:31; Mic 2:2; Hab 2:9; Lu 12:15; Eph 5:3; Col 3:5; 1Ti 3:3; Heb 13:5

--SEE Selfishness (1), SELFISHNESS

(2) Natural Fruits of

--Oppression
Ge 31:41

--Theft
Jos 7:21

--Disobedience
1Sa 15:9

--Robbery
1Ki 20:6

--Meanness
1Ki 21:2

--Unscrupulousness
2Ki 5:20

--Scoffing
Lu 16:14

--SEE Selfishness (2), SELFISHNESS

(N) AVARICE, general references to the results of

Family Trouble
Pr 15:27

Disappointment
Ec 5:10

Folly
Jer 17:11

Apostasy
1Ti 6:10

Misery
Jas 5:3

--SEE Unjust Gain, BUSINESS LIFE

(O) AVARICIOUS MEN, examples of

Achan
Jos 7:21; Isa 56:11

The Jews
Am 2:7; Mic 3:11

The People of Tyre
Zec 9:3

Judas
Mt 26:15,16; Joh 12:6

The Masters of the Philippian damsel
Ac 16:19

Governor Felix
Ac 24:26

Balaam
2Pe 2:15

--SEE Unjust Gain, BUSINESS LIFE

(P) GREED, general references to

1Sa 8:3; Pr 1:13; 1:19; 15:27; 21:26; Isa 56:11; Mic 3:11; 1Ti 6:10

--SEE Lucre, LUCRE

LIBERTY-BONDAGE


(A) LIBERTY

(1) General references to Civil

Le 25:10; Isa 9:4; 10:27; 14:25; Jer 34:8; 1Co 7:21

--SEE Emancipation, LIBERTY
Year of Jubilee, JUBILEE, YEAR OF

(2) Spiritual, a Mark of the New Dispensation

Isa 42:7

The Mission of Christ to Proclaim
Isa 61:1; Lu 4:18

The Truth the Instrumentality
Joh 8:32; Ro 6:18

A New Law of Life Sets Free
Ro 8:2

The Bondage of Sin Broken
Ro 8:21

The Presence of the "Spirit" Secures
2Co 3:17; Ga 2:4

(3) The Abuse of, Warnings against

1Co 8:9; Ga 5:13; 1Pe 2:16

(B) EMANCIPATION, of Hebrew Servants

Le 25:10; 2Ch 36:23; Ezr 1:3; Isa 61:1; Jer 34:9

--SEE Year of Jubilee, JUBILEE, YEAR OF

(C) BONDAGE, PHYSICAL

(1) Of Israel. See ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(2) Men under the Power of

Ge 21:10; Le 19:20; 25:42; 1Ki 9:21; Es 7:4; Ga 4:31

(D) BONDAGE, SPIRITUAL

(1) General References to the Bondage of Sin

Pr 5:22; Joh 8:34; Ac 8:23; Ro 6:16; 7:23; 2Ti 2:26; 2Pe 2:19

(2) Sold under Sin

1Ki 21:20; 2Ki 17:17; Isa 50:1; 52:3; Ro 7:14

(E) STOCKS, men confined in

Job 13:27; Pr 7:22; Jer 20:3; 29:26; Ac 16:24

--SEE Paul's Bonds, SUFFERING
Fetters, FETTERS

(F) SUBJECTION, examples of

Ge 25:23; 27:40; 37:9; 47:25; 49:15; Jos 10:24; 1Ki 20:4

--SEE Israel, Humbled, ISRAEL-THE JEWS

(G) PRISONS, general references to

Ge 40:3; Nu 15:34; Jud 16:21; 2Ki 17:4; Isa 42:22; Jer 52:11; Ac 16:26

--SEE Imprisonment, SUFFERING

LIBERTY, LIMITATIONS OF


1Co 6:12; 9:19; 10:23

LIBNAH


a city of Canaan

Jos 10:29; 21:13; 2Ki 8:22; 19:8; Isa 37:8

LIBYA


a country west of Egypt

Jer 46:9; Eze 30:5; Da 11:43; Ac 2:10

LIFE CONSPICUOUS


Mt 5:14; Lu 11:33; 1Co 4:9

LIFE CONTINUOUS


Mr 9:4; 12:27; Lu 23:43; Joh 8:51; 11:26; 2Ti 1:10

--SEE Immortality, IMMORTALITY

LIFE-DEATH


(A) LIFE, PHYSICAL

(1) Of Man from God

Ge 2:7; 1Sa 2:6; Job 27:3; Ps 104:30; Ac 17:25

--SEE Creator (2), CREATOR

(2) Life Brief, Figurative Allusions to the Brevity of

Ge 47:9

Like a Shadow
1Ch 29:15

Like a Flying Shuttle
Job 7:6; 8:9

Like Hurrying Messengers
Job 9:25; 14:2

Only a Handbreadth in Extent
Ps 39:5; 89:47; 90:9; 102:11; Ec 6:12

Like a Weaver's Web
Isa 38:12

Like a Vanishing Vapour
Jas 4:14

--SEE Glory of Man, HONOUR
Man as Grass, MORTALITY
Frailty, TRANSIENT
Pilgrimage, PILGRIMAGE
Death Universal, DEATH

(3) Of the Spirit.

--SEE Spiritual Life, LIFE

(4) Righteousness Tendeth to

De 32:47; Pr 4:22; 11:19; 12:28; 19:23; Eze 20:11; 33:19; Lu 10:27,28; Ro 10:5; Ga 3:12

--SEE Long Life, LONG LIFE

(B) LIFE TESTED, by the Lord

The Inward Life Tried
Ps 17:3

The Refining Process
Zec 13:9; Mal 3:3

The Test of the Storm
Lu 6:48

The Final Test
1Co 3:13; Jas 1:12

--SEE Affliction (2), AFFLICTIONS
Chastisement, AFFLICTIONS
Spiritual Refining, AFFLICTIONS
Tests, Spiritual, TESTS, SPIRITUAL

(C) LIFE HATED

Job 7:16; Ec 2:17

--SEE Death Sought, DESPAIR
Weariness of Life, DESPAIR

(D) LIFE, PRECIOUS, regarded by Christ as

Mt 6:25; 10:31; 16:26; Lu 9:25

(E) LIFE, CHRIST THE

Radiant Life
Joh 1:4; 5:26

Abundant Life
Joh 10:10

Life for the Dead
Joh 11:25

The Way, The Truth, The Life
Joh 14:6

Life Everlasting
Ro 5:21

Death Abolished
2Ti 1:10; 1Jo 1:2

The Only Source of Life
1Jo 5:12

(F) LIFE, SPIRITUAL, General References to

Sustained by the Word of God
De 8:3; Isa 55:3

Secured through Faith
Joh 5:24; 20:31; Ro 6:11; 8:10

Necessitates Death to Sin and Self
2Co 4:11; 5:15; Ga 2:20

Christ the Supreme Object of
Php 1:21; 1Pe 4:6

Love the Demonstration of
1Jo 3:14

(G) REGENERATION, the teaching concerning

Birth of a New Spirit
Eze 36:26

Of Divine Origin
Joh 1:13

Essential to Spiritual Vision
Joh 3:3; 2Co 3:3

A New Creation
2Co 5:17

Necessary to Salvation
Tit 3:5; Jas 1:18; 1Pe 1:3

By the Word of God
1Pe 1:23; 1Jo 2:29; 3:9; 4:7

Obtained by Faith
1Jo 5:1

--SEE Spiritual Quickening, AWAKENINGS
Spiritual Resurrection, NEW MAN
Spiritual Healing, DISEASE
Spiritual Renewal, NEW MAN
Cleansing, CLEANSING

(H) LIFE, UNFADING, of the righteous

Ps 1:3; 92:14; 103:5; Jer 17:8; Eze 47:12; Ho 14:8

--SEE Trees (3), TREES

(I) LIFE, ETERNAL

(1) General References to

Da 12:2; Mt 25:46; Joh 6:27; 10:28; Ro 2:7; 6:22; 1Ti 6:19; Tit 1:2; 1Jo 2:25; Jude 1:21

--SEE Immortality, IMMORTALITY
& IMMORTALITY
Resurrection (1), IMMORTALITY
Reward, FUTURE, THE
Soul Immortal, IMMORTALITY

(2) Conditions of Receiving

Renunciation of the World
Lu 18:28-30

Faith in Christ
Joh 3:14,15; 3:36; 4:14

Spiritual Service
Joh 4:35,36; 5:24; 6:40

Self-sacrifice
Joh 12:25

Knowledge of God
Joh 17:3

Sowing in the Spirit
Ga 6:8

--SEE Salvation (3), SALVATION

(J) DEATH

(1) Universality of

2Sa 14:14; Job 30:23; Ps 49:10; 89:48; Ec 3:19; 8:8; Ro 5:12; Heb 9:27

--SEE Mortality, MORTALITY
Man as Grass, MORTALITY
Frailty, TRANSIENT

(2) Compared to as Sleep

De 31:16; Job 7:21; Da 12:2; Mr 5:39; Joh 11:11; Ac 13:36; 1Co 15:6; 1Th 4:13

--SEE Sleep, SLEEP

(3) Vanquished. See FUTURE, THE

(4) Of the Righteous

Greatly Desired
Nu 23:10

Fearless
Ps 23:4

Precious
Ps 116:15

Hopeful
Pr 14:32

Triumphant
Lu 16:22

Divine Element in
Ro 14:8

Great Gain
Php 1:21

Faith Illuminates
Heb 11:13

Blessing Pronounced upon
Re 14:13

(5) Sought as a Relief from Trouble. See DESPAIR

(6) Death Spiritual. See DEATH

(7) Of the Wicked

Ps 37:36; Pr 5:23; Ec 8:10; Isa 17:14; Jer 16:4; Eze 18:23; Lu 12:20

--SEE Sin's Penalty, SIN
Wicked Cut Off, WICKED
Fate of the Wicked, WICKED

(8) Of Christ. See SAVIOUR

(9) Preparation for

2Ki 20:1; Ec 9:10; 11:8; Mt 24:44; Lu 12:35; Joh 9:4; 1Pe 1:17

--SEE Readiness (1), READINESS
Watchfulness, WATCHFULNESS
& WATCHFULNESS

(K) DEATH, SPIRITUAL, general references to

Ge 2:17; Pr 8:36; Eze 18:20; Ro 6:23; 8:6; Jas 1:15; 5:20; Re 21:8

--SEE Sin's Penalty, SIN

(L) DEAD IN SIN, the state of the sinner

Pr 21:16; Mt 8:22; Lu 15:32; Joh 6:53; 2Co 5:14; Eph 2:1; Eph 5:14; Col 2:13; 1Ti 5:6; Re 3:1

--SEE Spiritual Sleep, SLEEP

Note. For complete alphabetical list of collateral subjects, see Index.

LIFE MANIFESTED


Mt 7:20; Lu 8:17; Joh 2:11; 2Ti 3:9; 1Jo 3:10

LIFE OUT OF DEATH


Lu 9:24; Joh 12:24; Ro 6:4; 1Co 15:36; 2Co 4:11,12; Ga 2:20; Col 3:3,4; Re 1:18

LIGHT-DARKNESS


(A) LIGHT, PHYSICAL, general references to

Ge 1:3,17; Ex 10:23; Job 36:30

(B) LIGHT, SPIRITUAL

(1) Reflected from Believers

Jud 5:31; Isa 60:3; 62:1; Mt 5:14; Ac 13:47; Eph 5:8; Php 2:15; 1Th 5:5

(2) General References to

2Sa 22:29; Ps 36:9; Isa 58:10; Ac 26:18; 1Pe 2:9

--SEE Spiritual Dawn, LIGHT
God's Word, BIBLE, THE; THE WORD OF GOD

(C) CHRIST THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD

Isa 9:2; 42:6; Mt 4:16; Lu 1:79; Joh 1:4,9; 8:12; 12:35,46; 2Co 4:6; Eph 5:14; 1Jo 2:8; Re 21:23

--SEE Morning Star, CHRIST JESUS

(D) GOD A LIGHT

Ps 27:1; 36:9; 84:11; 118:27; Isa 60:20; Mic 7:8; Hab 3:4; 1Jo 1:5; Re 22:5

--SEE Guidance (1), GUIDANCE
Pillar of Cloud, REVELATIONS
Enlightenment, LIGHT

(E) LIGHT PROMISED

To the Obedient
Job 22:28; Ps 97:11

To the Upright
Ps 112:4

To the Just
Pr 4:18

To the Benevolent
Isa 58:8

To the Church of the Future
Isa 60:20

To the Followers of Christ
Joh 8:12; 1Jo 2:10

Believers' Duties Performed in the Light

Worshipping
2Ch 5:13,14

Working
Joh 9:4

Warring
Ro 13:12

Walking
Eph 5:8

Witnessing
Php 2:15

Watching
1Th 5:5,6

--SEE Sons of Light, CHURCH, THE

(F) DAWN, SPIRITUAL, the Coming of Christ ushers in the

Isa 21:12; 60:1; Mal 4:2; Lu 1:78; Ro 13:12; 2Pe 1:19; 1Jo 2:8

(G) RADIANT LIVES, of the saints

Job 11:17; Ps 34:5; Ec 8:1; Isa 62:1; Da 12:3; Joh 5:35; Ac 6:15; 2Co 3:18; Php 2:15; Re 21:11

(H) SHINING FACES, general references to

Ex 34:30; Ec 8:1; Mt 17:2; 28:3; Ac 6:15; 2Co 3:7

(I) ENLIGHTENMENT, spiritual

Ps 18:28; 119:130; Pr 29:13; Isa 29:18; 60:19; Ac 26:18; 2Co 4:6; Eph 1:18; 1Pe 2:9

--SEE "Spirit" Teacher, HOLY SPIRIT
Instruction, INSTRUCTION
Inspiration, INSPIRATION, DIVINE
Revelations, REVELATIONS

(J) DARKNESS

(1) Physical

Ge 1:2,18; Job 3:6; 38:19; Ps 104:20; Am 4:13

(2) Supernatural

Ex 10:22; Ps 105:28; Mt 27:45; Re 6:12

--SEE Eclipse, ECLIPSE

(3) Figurative of Punishment

Job 18:5; Pr 20:20; Mt 8:12; 22:13; 2Pe 2:17; Jude 1:6

(K) DARKNESS, SPIRITUAL, General References to

Isa 9:2; Mic 3:6; Mt 6:23; Joh 1:5; 3:19; Ro 13:12; Eph 5:8; 1Th 5:4

--SEE Spiritual Blindness, BLINDNESS-VISION
Dullness, DULLNESS
Hardness of Heart, IMPENITENCE
& IMPENITENCE
Ignorance of God, IGNORANCE
Spiritual Ignorance, IGNORANCE

(L) WALKING IN DARKNESS, the experience of the wicked

De 28:29; Ps 35:6; 82:5; Pr 2:13; 4:19; Isa 59:9; Jer 23:12; Zep 1:17; Mt 15:14; Joh 11:10; 1Jo 1:6

--SEE Spiritual Blindness, BLINDNESS-VISION
Spiritual Ignorance, IGNORANCE

LIGHT UNIVERSAL


Joh 1:9; 3:19; Ro 1:20; 2:15

--SEE Seven Editions of the Divine Law,

LILY


So 2:1; Ho 14:5; Mt 6:28; Lu 12:27

LIMITATIONS, HUMAN


(1) Man Subject to

Way hedged up
Job 3:23

Feet in the stocks
Job 13:27; 19:8

Time limited
Ps 90:10; Ec 8:8

Boundaries of life
Ps 139:5; La 3:7

No power to change a hair
Mt 5:36

No power to add a stature
Mt 6:27

--Knowledge Limited. SEE Knowledge Withheld, MYSTERIES
Future Hidden, MYSTERIES
--Strength Limited. SEE Frailty, TRANSIENT
Human Weakness, WEAKNESS

(2) Man's Limited Resources

A little bread and a bottle of water
Ge 21:14

A handful of meal and a cruse of oil
1Ki 17:12

A pot of oil
2Ki 4:2

Five barley loaves and two small fishes
Mt 15:33,34

An empty larder
Lu 11:6

--God condescends to meet the limited resources and conditions of
men

Small offerings accepted from the poor
Le 14:21,22

Two mites from the widow
Mr 12:42-44

A cup of cold water, not despised
Mt 10:42

Faith, even as a grain of mustard seed, mighty
Mt 17:20

Two or three assembled in Christ's name have the promise of the divine
presence
Mt 18:20

--SEE Weak Instrumentalities, POWER
Giving according to ability, LIBERALITY

LINEN


mentioned

Ex 35:6; 36:8; Le 16:23; 2Sa 6:14; Pr 31:24; Mt 27:59; Lu 16:19

LINE OF JUDGMENT, THE DIVINE


2Ki 21:13; Isa 28:17; 34:11; La 2:8; Am 7:8

LITTLE EVILS


so called

Pr 6:10; Ec 10:1; So 2:15; 1Co 5:6

LIVING GOD


Jos 3:10; 1Sa 17:26; Ps 42:2; 84:2; Isa 37:17; Jer 23:36; Da 6:26; Mt 26:63; Ac 14:15; 1Th 1:9; Heb 10:31; Re 7:2

--SEE Eternal God, IMMUTABILITY

LIVING UNTO GOD


Lu 20:38; Ro 6:11; 14:8; 2Co 5:15; Ga 2:19

--SEE Spiritual Life, LIFE

LOAVES, MIRACLES OF


2Ki 4:43; Mt 14:17; 15:34; Mr 6:52; Lu 9:16; Joh 6:11

--SEE Multitude Fed, MULTITUDE FED

LOG


a measure

Le 14:10

--SEE Tables, 3534

LONG LIFE


(A) LONGEVITY

(1) Promised to the Obedient

De 5:33; 11:21; 1Ki 3:14; Job 5:26; Ps 91:16; Pr 3:2; Pr 9:11; 10:27; Isa 65:22; Zec 8:4; 1Pe 3:10

--SEE Life (4), LIFE

(2) Examples of

Ge 5:4,8,11,14,17,20,27,31; 9:29; 11:11; 25:7; De 31:2; 34:7; Jos 24:29; 1Sa 4:15; 12:2; 2Sa 19:35; 1Ch 29:28; Job 42:17; Lu 2:36

(B) OLD AGE

(Select Readings, Ps 71 Ec 12)
Ps 71:1-24, Ec 12:1-14

(1) General References to

Promised to Abraham
Ge 15:15

Prayer Concerning
Ps 71:9

Of the Righteous, Honourable
Pr 16:31

Devoid of Pleasure
Ec 12:1

Divine Presence in
Isa 46:4

Rules of Conduct for
Tit 2:2,3

(2) Examples of Vigorous

--Moses
De 34:7

--Caleb
Jos 14:11

--Anna
Lu 2:36

(3) Feebleness in

1Ki 1:1; Ps 71:9; Ec 12:3,5; Zec 8:4; Heb 11:21

(4) Gray Hairs, an Indication of

1Sa 12:2; Job 15:10; Pr 16:31; 20:29; Ec 12:5; Ho 7:9

--SEE Reverence for Aged, YOUNG PEOPLE

(5) Dimness of Vision, in

Ge 27:1; 48:10; 1Sa 3:2; 4:15; Ec 12:3

--to be Reverenced. See YOUNG PEOPLE

LOOKING BACKWARD


toward the old life

Ge 19:17,26; Nu 11:5; 14:4; Lu 9:62

LORD'S PRAYER


Mt 6:9-13; Lu 11:2-4

LOTS, CASTING


Le 16:8; Nu 26:55; Jos 18:10; 1Sa 14:41; Es 3:7; Pr 16:33; 18:18; Jon 1:7; Mt 27:35; Ac 1:26

LOT


son of Haran, General references to

Ge 11:27,31; 12:4; 13:1,11; 14:12; 19:1,23; Lu 17:28; 2Pe 2:7

--Life Summarized

A religious man
2Pe 2:7,8

Made a worldly choice
Ge 13:10,11

Associated with evil men
Ge 13:12,13; 19:1

Narrow escape from destruction
Ge 19:17

Lost property, wife, and reputation
Ge 19:24-38

LOVE GROWN COLD


Jer 2:2; Ho 10:2; Mt 24:12; 1Ti 5:12; Re 2:4

--SEE Backsliding, DETERIORATION
Forsaking God, UNFAITHFULNESS
& UNFAITHFULNESS

LOVE-HATRED


For alphabetical arrangement of subjects under this topic, see Index

(A) LOVE, BROTHERLY

(1) General references to

Pr 10:12; 1Co 13:1; Ga 5:13; Php 1:9; 1Th 4:9; 1Pe 4:8; 1Jo 2:10; 4:21

--SEE Friendship, FRIENDSHIP
& FRIENDSHIP
Compassion, SYMPATHY
Sympathy, Human, SYMPATHY
& SYMPATHY
Brotherhood of Man, SOCIAL LIFE

(2) Special Teachings concerning

Impartial
De 10:19

Unselfish
Mt 22:39

Proof of Discipleship
Joh 13:35

Christ's Love the Standard of
Joh 15:12

Sincere
Ro 12:9; 13:9

Abounding
1Th 3:12; Heb 13:1; Jas 2:8

Fervent
1Pe 1:22; 1Jo 4:7

--SEE Benevolence, LIBERALITY
& LIBERALITY
Helpfulness, WORK AND WORKERS, RELIGIOUS
Poor (4), POVERTY
Strangers, SOCIAL LIFE
Sympathy, SYMPATHY
& SYMPATHY
Duty to Neighbours, SOCIAL LIFE

(3) Examples of

1Sa 18:3; Ac 20:38; Ro 16:4; 2Co 12:15; Php 1:8; 4:1; 2Ti 1:17

--SEE Solicitude, EARNESTNESS
Human Compassion, SYMPATHY
Friendship, FRIENDSHIP
& FRIENDSHIP
Unselfishness, UNSELFISHNESS
Constancy, FRIENDSHIP

(B) LOVE, FAMILY

(1) Conjugal. See HOME
(2) Maternal. See HOME
(3) Paternal. See HOME

(C) LOVE, SPIRITUAL

(1) Of Christ for Men

Unchangeable
Joh 13:1

Divine
Joh 15:9

Self-sacrificing
Joh 15:13

Inseparable
Ro 8:35

Constraining
2Co 5:14

Sacrificial
Ga 2:20; Eph 5:2

Manifested by His Death
1Jo 3:16

--SEE Sacrifice of Christ, SAVIOUR
Christ's Grace, GRACE, DIVINE
Christ's Sufferings, SUFFERINGS OF CHRIST
Christ's Compassion, SYMPATHY

(2) To Christ, the Blessings of

Joh 14:15,16; 14:22,23; 16:27; Eph 6:24; 2Ti 1:13; Phm 1:5; 1Pe 1:8

(3) Examples of Love for Christ

--The Sinful Women
Lu 7:47

--Thomas
Joh 11:16

--Mary of Bethany
Joh 12:3

--Mary Magdalene
Joh 20:11

--Peter
Joh 21:16

--Paul
Ac 21:13

--SEE For Christ's Sake, FOR RIGHTEOUSNESS SAKE
Suffering for Christ, SUFFERING FOR RIGHTEOUSNESS SAKE
Reproach, SUFFERING

(4) Of God

De 7:8; Ps 146:8; Jer 31:3; Joh 3:16; 16:27; Ro 5:8; Eph 2:4,5; 1Jo 3:1; 4:9,16

--SEE Compassion, SYMPATHY
Poor (2) POVERTY
Mercy (3), MERCIFULNESS
Mercy (4), MERCIFULNESS

(5) To God Enjoined

De 6:5; 10:12; 11: