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knowledge of thy ways. I equal. When the righteong turn-1 held their peace, and answered. ist is the Almighty. that we leth from his righteousness, and him not a word: for the king's old serve him? and what pro committeth iniquity, he shall even commandment was, saying, Anshould we have, if we pray dio thereby. But if the wicked swer him not.

turn from his wickedness, and do Isa, xxxvii, 10. Thus shall yo baril, 17. Which said unto

that which is lawful and right, he speak to Hezekiah king of Judah, Depart from us: and what

shall live thereby. Yet ye say, saying, Let not thy God, in whom the Almighty do for them? The way of the LORD is not equal, thou trustest, deceive thee, say

The way of the LORD is not equal, thon

O ye house of Israel, I will judge ing. Jerusalem shall not be given xxxiv, 9. For he hath said,

you every one after his ways. into the hand of the king of frutteth a man nothing that should delight himself with


Job xxii, 12-14. Is not God in
LX 13. Wherefore doth the
the height of heaven? and behold

Isa. xxxvi, 15. Neither let ked contemn God? he hath said

the height of the stars, how high Hezekiah make you trust in the isbeart Thouwilt notrequireit. they are! And thou sayest, How

LORD, saying, The LORD will XL 21. These things bast doth God know? can he judge

surely deliver us; this city shall I done, and I kept silence;

through the dark cloud? Thick not be delivered into the band of I thoughtest that I was alto

clouds are a covering to him, that the king of Assyria. a such an one as thyself: but

he seeth not; and he walketh in 2 Peter 111, 3. 4. Knowing this I reprove thee, and set them the circuit of heaven.

first, that there shall come in the der before thine eyes.

P8. X. 11. He hath said in his last days scoffers, walking after I9. Then said he unto heart. God hath forgotten: he

their own lusts. And saying, The iniquits of the house of hideth his face; he will never

Where is the promise of his comand Judah is exceeding see it.

ing? for since the fathers fell and the land is full of

asleep, all things continne as they and the city full of perPs. Ixxiii, 11. And they say,

were from the beginning of the Miess: for they say, The LORD How doth God know? and is there

creation. forsaken the earth, and the

knowledge in the most high? Beeth not.

Ps. xciv. 7. Yet they say, The Jer. iv. 10. Then said I, Ah, 1., 12. And it shall come to

LORD shall not see, neither shall | Lord God! surely thou hast greats! that time that I will the god of Jacob reguru. the God of Jacob regard it.

ly deceived this people and Jerub Jerusalem with candles, Isa. xxix, 15. Woe unto them salem,saying, Ye shall have peace; panish the men that are that seek deep to hide their whereas the sword reacheth unto

on their lees; that say in counsel from the LORD; and their the soul. beart, The LORD will not d works are in the dark and they Jer. xvii, 15. Behold, they say seither will he do evil. say, Who seeth us? and who unto me. Where is the word of lil, 13, 14. Your words knoweth us?

the LORD? let it come now. been stoot against me, Isa. xl, 27. Why sayest thou, O

| Jer, xx, 7. O LORD, thou hast the LORD: yet ye say, What | Jacob, and speakest, O Israel, My

| deceived me, and I was deceived; We spoken so much against way is hid from the LORD, and my

thou art stronger than I, and bast Ye have said. It is vain to judgment is passed over from my prevailed: I am in derision daily, God; and what profit is it God?

every one mocketh me. We bave kept his ordinance, Ezek, vlil. 12. 13. Then said he bat we have walked mourn- unto me. Son of man, bast thou AND ALSO THE DIVINE GOODNESS before the LORD of hosts? seen what the ancients of the

IMPUGNED. houseof Israel do in the dark,every DIVINE JUSTICE DOUBTED.

Job vii, 19. How long wilt thou man in the chambers of his 51x, 16, 17. If I had called,

not depart from me, nor let me imagery? for they say, The LORD be had apswered me, vet seetb us not; the LORD hath for

alone till I swallow down my dI not believe that he had saken the earth. He said also

spittle? Kened unto my voice. For unto me, Turn thee yet again and

Job ix, 84, 85. Let him tako Leaketh me with a tempest,

his rod away from me, and let not multiplieth my wounds with- tions that they do,

his fear terrify me; Then would I suse.

speak, and not fear him: but it is II, 6, 7. Know now that

not so with me.

THE DIVINE POWER. bath overthrown me, and

Job x, 2-7 I will say unto God, Ps. lxxviii, 19, 20. Yea, they Do not condemn me; show me compassed me with his net. Ad, I cry out of wrong, but I

spake against God; they said, Can wherefore thou contendest with

God furnish a table in the wilderbot heard: I cry aloud, but

me. 18 it good unto thee that Its no judgment. ness? Behold, he smote the rock,

thou shouldest oppress, that thou that the waters gashed out, and XV, 5, 6. For Job hath

shouldest despise the work of | the streams overflowed; can he I am righteous and God hath

thine hands, and shine upon the give bread also? can be provide counsel of the wicked? Hast laway my judgment. Shouldı

flesh for his people? Palost my right, my wound is

thou eyes of flesh, or seest thou as Isa, xxxvi, 18, 20, 21, Beucare

man seeth. Are thy days as the table without transgression. | lest Hezekiah persuade you, say

days of man? are thy years as ek. xviii, 25. Yet ye say, The ing, The LORD will deliver us.

man's days, That thou enquirest of the LORD is not equal. Hath any of the gods of the na

after mine iniquity, and searchest I Dow, O house of Israel, Is tions delivered his land out of the

after my sin? Thou knowest that ay way equal? are not your hand of the king of Assyria? Who

I am not wicked; and there is unequal?

| are they among all the gods of none that

on among the cods of none that can deliver out of thine ek. XxxIII. 17-20. Yet the these lands, that have delivered nunc. Iren of thy people say, The their land out of my hand, that Job xill, 25, 26. Wilt thou break of the LORD is not equal: but, the LORD should deliver Jerusa- a leaf driven to and fro? and will br them, tbeir way is not I lem out of my hand? But they thou pursue the dry stubble? For thou writest bitter things ngainst they should bring forth him that! Ps. V, 1, 2. Give ear to 1 me, and makest me to possess the had cursed out of the camp, aad words, O LORD; consider iniquities of my youth.

stone him with stones. And tho meditation, Hearken unto 1 Job xvi, 11, 12. God had de children of Israel did as the LORD voice of my cry, my King, a livered me to the ungodly, and commanded Moses.

my God; for unto thee will turned me over into the hands of 2 Kings xix, 27. 28. But I know I pray. the wicked. I was at ease, but he thy abode, and thy going out, and Ps. xxviii, 1. Unto thee li hath broken me asunder: he hath thy coming in, and thy rage against cry, O LOED my rock; be not sild also taken me by my neck, and me. Because thy rage against to me: lest, if thou be silent shaken me to pieces, and set mo me and thy tumult is come up me, I become like them that up for his mark.

into mine ears, therefore I will down into the pit. Job xix, 21, 22. Have pity upon I put my book in thy nose, and my

P3. liv, 2. Hear my prayer, me, have pity upon me, O ye my bridle in thy lips, and I will turn

God; give ear to the words of friends, for the hand of God hath thee back by the way by which

mouth. touched me. Why do ye persethou camest.

Ps. lv, 1. Give ear to my pray cute me as God, and are not (Omitted in its Proper Place.) O God; and hide not thyself in satisfied with my flesh?

my supplication. Job xxxii, 10, 11. Behold, he EARNEST DESIRE OF BEING

Ps. Ixl, 1. Hear my cry, OG findeth occasions against me, he


attend upto my prayer. counteth me for bis enemy; He 1 Kings viil, 28. Yet have thou Ps. Ixxxiv, 8. O LORD God patteth my feet in the stocks, he respect unto the prayer of thy | hosts, bear my prayer: gire marketh all my paths.

servant, and to his supplication, To God of Jacob. Selab. Job xxxvii, 20. Shall it bo told O LORD my God, to hearken unto

Ps. lxxxvi, 6. Give ear, O LA him that I speak? Ifa man speak. the cry and to the prayer which surely he shall be swallowed up.

unto my prayer, and attend to thy servant prayeth before thee

voice of my supplications. to-day. PENALTY OF BLASPHEMY. |

Ps. cvill, 6. That thy belot 2 Chron. vi, 19. Have respect

may be delivered: save acit Lev. xxiv, 15, 16, 23. And thou therefore to the prayer of thy

right hand, and answer me. shalt speak unto the children of servant, and to his supplication, Israel, saying, Whosoever curseth O LORD my God, to hearken unto

Ps. cxix, 149. Hear my ve his God shall bear his sin. And the cry and the prayer which thy

according unto thy loving-ki he that blasphemeth the name or servant prayeth before theo.

ness: O LORD, quicken me acou the LORD, he shall surely be pat

ing to thy judgmnent, | Joo xlil, 20-22. Oply do not two to death, and all the congregation things unto me; then will I Dol

Ps. cxl, 6. I said unto the LA shall certainly stone him; as well hide myself from thee: Withdraw

Thou art my God: hear the re the stranger, as he that is born in thine band far from me; and let

of my supplications, O LORD. the land, when he blasphemeth not thy dread make me afraid:

Ps. cxliil, 1. Hear my prayer the name of the LORD shall be Then call thou, and I will answer: LORD, give ear to my supri put to death. And Moses gpakol or let me speak, and answer thou 10wS. ".

ne speak, and answer thou tions: in thy faithfulness ans upto the children of Israel, that me.

me, and in tby righteousness 562


biophesy of them. Axir de ofta and in the there of in of Nebucha


1 Sam. v, 10. Then came the Tsa. xlil, 1. The burden of THE COMMISSION.

word of the LORD unto Samuel, Babylon, which Isaiah the son of Chron. XXXVI, 15. And the saying.

Amoz did see. God of their fathers sent to


Isa. xiv, 28. In the year that be bis messengers, rising

2 Sam. vil, 4. And it came to king Ahaz died was this burden, endine because I pass that night, that the word of Isa. xxxviii. 4. Then came tho id compassion on his people,

the LORD came unto Nathan, word of the LORD to Isaiah, sayhis diselline his people, the LORD came unto Nathani 18a xxxviii, 4. Then cam saying.

ing. Vi, 8. Also I heard the voice


JEREMIAI. LORD, saying. Whom shall 1 Kings xvi, 1. Then the word

Jer. 1, 4. Then the word of the and who will go for us? of the LORD ame to Jebu the son

LORD came unto me, saying. said 1, Here am l; send me of Hanani ugainst Baashu, saying.

Jer. vii, 1. The word that came il, 10. See, I have this day


to Jeremiah from the LORD, sayse over the nations, and over Ingdoms, to root out, and 11 Chron. xxi, 9. And the LORD

ing. I dowa, and to destroy, and spake unto Gad, David's seer. ! Jer. xi, 1. The word that came ow down, to build, and to saying

to Jeremiah from the LORD, 82 YSHEMAIAU.

ing. 11, 7. And thou shalt 2 Chron. x1, 2. But the word of Jer. xill, 8. Then the word of my words into them, the LORD came to Shemaiah the the LORD came unto me, saying. er they will hear, or whether man of God, saying.

Jer. xvi. 1. The word of the sill forbear, for they are

LORD came also unto me, saying. ebellious.


Jer. xviii, 1. The word which 531 And he goid untol 2 Sam. XXII, 1. And David, came to Jeremiah from the LORD. Q of man, go, get thee unto spake unto the LORD the words ]

saying. ose of Israel, and speak of this song, in the day that the

1 Jer. xx, 1. Now Pashur the son if words unto them. LORD had delivered him out of the

of Immer the priest, who was hand of all his enemies, and out XI, 4. Therefore prophesy of the hand of Saul.

also chief governor in the house I them, prophesy, 0 son of

of the LORD, heard that Jeremiah 1 2 Sam. xxiii, 1, 2. Now these be

prophesied these things. 1. 11. And he said unto me.

the last words of David, David
the son of Jesse said, and the man

Jer. XXV, 1, 2. The word that sust prophesy again before who was raised up on high, the

came to Jeremiah concerning all peoples, and nations, and anointed of the God of Jacob, and

the people of Judah in the fourth 3, and kings. the sweet psalmist of Israel, said,

year of Jehoiakim the son of The Spirit of the LORD spake by

Josiah king of Judah, that was TO SAMUEL. me, and his word was in my

the first year of Nebuchadrezzar B. I. 4-10. That the LORD

| king of Babylon; The which tongue. Sarouel: and he answered, I

Jeremiah the prophet spake unto 1 Ps. lxxil. 20. The prayers of all the people of Judah, and to BI. And he ran unto Eli. d. Here am l; for thou

David the son of Jesse are ended. all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, ne. And he said, I called


SOLOMOX. 3 down again. And he

Jer. xxvi, 1. In the beginning end lay down. And the

Prov.XXX, 1. The words of Agur of the reign of Jehoiakim the son alled yet again, Samuel.

the son of Jakeh, even the pro- of Josiah king of Judah, came ampel arose and went to phecy: the man spake unto Ithiel.

this word from the LORD, saying. I said, Here am I; for thou even unto Ithiel and Ucal.

Jer. xxvii, 1. In the beginning Il me. And he answered, Prov. xxxi, 1. The words of 1 not, my son; lie down king Lemuel, the prophecy that

of the reign of Jehoiakim the son

of Josiah king of Judah, came Now Samuel did not yet his mother taught him.

this word unto Jeremiah from the be LORD, peither was the f the LORD yet revealed


LORD, saying. fra And LORD called 1 Kings xvii, 8. And the word

Jer. xxix, 1, 24, 30 Now these again the third time. of the LORD came unto him, say

I are the words of the letter that aruse and went to Eli.

Jeremiah the prophet sent from d. Here am I; for thou

Jerusalem unto the residue of the 1 Kings xxi, 17, 28. And the 11 me. And Eli perceived

elders which wero carried away word of the LORD came to Elijah LORD had called the child.

captives, and to the priests, and Te Eli said unto Samuel.

to the prophets, and to all the word of the LORD came to Elijah down; and it shall be, if he

people, whom Nebuchadnezzar the Tisbite, saying. ee that thou shalt say.

had carried away captive from Lord; for thy servant bear

Jerusalem to Babylon. Thus

ISAIAH. o Samuel went and lay

shalt thou also speak to Shemalah his place. Aud the LORD 18a, 11, 1. The word that Isaiah the Nehelamita, saying. Tben nd stood, and called as at the son of Amoz saw concerning came the word of the LORD unto times, Samuel, Samuel. Judah and Jerusalem.

Jeremiah, saying. amuel answered, Speak; Isa. viil, 6. The LORD spake also Jer. xxx, 1, 4. The word that servant heareth. unto me again, saying

I came to Jeremiah from the LORD.

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saying. And these are the words ginning of the reign of Zedekiah first day of the month, that t that the LORD spake concerning king of Judah, saying.

word of the LORD came unto E Israel, and concerning Judah.

Jer. 1, 1. The word that the saying. Jer. xxxil, 1. 6. 26. The word | LORD spake against Babylon and Ezek, xvil. 1. The word of I that came to Jeremiah from the against the land of the Chaldeans LORD came again unto me, sayit LORD in the tenth year of Zede by Jeremiah the prophet.

Exek. xxviii, 1, 11, 20. The we kiah king of Judah, which was

of the LORD came again unto the eighteenth year of Nebuchad


saying. Moreover, the word of rezzar. And Jeremiah said, The Ezek. III, 16. And it came to LORD came unto me, saya word of the LORD came unto me, pass at the end of seven days, that Again the word of the LOED saying. Then came the word of the word of the LORD came unto unto me, saying. the LORD unto Jeremiah, saying. | me, saying,

Ezek, xxlx, 1, 17. In the te Jer. xxxiii, 1, 19, 23. Moreover, Erek. vi. 1. And the word of year, in the tenth month, ia the word of the LORD came unto the LORD came unto me, saying twelfth day of the most Jeremiah the second time, while

Ezek. vii, 1. Moreover, the word

word of the LORD came tato he was yet shut up in the court of the LORD came unto me, saying. Anar

saying. And it came to pass int of the prison) saying. And the word of the LORD came unto

seven and twentieth year, int saying

first month, in the first day of Jeremiah, saying. Moreover, thel. Ezek. XI, 14. Again the word or

month, the word of the L4 word of the LORD came to Jere- | LORD came unto me, saying.

came unto me, saying. miah, saying.

Ezek. xil, 1.8, 17, 21. The word

Ezek. xxx, 1, 20. The word Jer. xxxiv. 12. 18. Therefore the of the LORD also came unto me,

the LORD came again unto 1 word of the LORD came to Jere saying. And in the morning came

saying. And it came to pass it miah from the LORD. saying. Thus the word of the LORD unto me.

eleventh year, in the first man saith the LORD, the God of Israel, saying. Moreover, the word of the

in the seventh day of the mom I made a covenant with your LORD came to me, saying. And

that the word of the LORD ES fathers in the day that I brought the word of the LORD came unto

unto me, saying them forth out of the land of me saying.

Ezek. xxxl, 1. And it care Egypt, ont of the house of bond- Erek, xiii, 1. And the word of

pass in the eleventh year, ia the LORD came unto me, saying. I third month, in the first day of men, saying

Jer. XXXV, 12. Then came the | Erek xiv, 12. The word of the month, that the word of the LA word of the LORD unto Jeremlah, LORD came again to me, saying. I came unto me, saying. saying.

Ezek. xv, 1. And the word of Jer. xxxvi, 1. And it came to

Ezck. xxxII, 1, 17. And it a the LORD came unto me, saying. pass in the fourth year of Jeboia

to pass in the twelfth year, la

Ezek. xvi, 1. Again the word of twelfth month, in the first kim the son of Josiah king of Judah, that this word camo unto

the LORD came unto me, saying. I the mouth, that the word di Jeremiah from the LORD, saying. Ezek. xvil, 1, 11. And the word LORD came Jer. xxxvii, 6. Then came the

of the LORD came unto me, saying came to pass also in the tyd word of the LORD unto the pro

Moreover, the word of the LORD year, in the fifteenth day of camo unto me, saying.

month, that the word of the L phet Jeremiah, saying.

Ezek. xviii, 1. The word of the

came unto me, saying Jer. 1, 1. The word which came to Jeremiah from the LORD, after

LORD came unto me again, say Ezek. xxxiil,1, 23. Again the w that Nebuzar-adan the captain of ing.

of the LORD came untuine, says the guard had let bim go from Ra-1

Ezek. XX, 45. Moreover, the Then the word of the London mah, when he had taken bim,being

had taken him being I word of the LORD came unto me | unto me, saying. bound in chains among all that saying.

Exek. xxxiv, 1. And the word were carried away captive of Ezek. xxl, 1,8, 18. And the word the LORD came unto me, saying! Jerusalem and Judah, which of the LORD came unto me, saying. were carried away captive unto Again the word of the LORD came

Exek, XXXV, 1. Moreover, Babylon

unto me, saying. The word of the

the word of the word of the LORD came unto Jer. xlill, 8. Then came the LORD came unto me again, saying. saying. word of the LORD unto Jeremiah Ezek. xxil, 1, 17, 23. Moreover,

Ezek. XXXVI, 16. Moreover, in Tahpanhes, saying.

the word of the LORD came unto word of the LORD came unto Jer. xliv, 1. The word that came me, saying. And the word of the saying. to Jeremiah concerning all the

LORD came unto me, saying. I Exek. xxxvi, 15. The word Jews which dwell in the land of And the word of the LORD came the LORD came again unto o Egypt, which dwell at Migdol. unto me, saying.

saying and at Tahpanhes, and at Noph, Ezek, axlil, 1. The word of the Exek. xxxviil. 1. And the sa and in the country of Pathros, LORD came again unto me, say-of the LORD came unto me, sayti saying.

ing. Jer. xlvi, 1, 2. The word of the Erek. xxiv, 1, 15, 20. Again, in

Axos. LORD which came to Jeremiah the ninth year, in the tenth month,

Amos Til, 14. 15. Thed answer the prophet against the Gentiles; in the tenth day of the month,

Amos, and said to Amaziah, 18 Against Egypt, against the army the word of the LORD came unto

no prophet, neither 043 1 & po of Pharaoh-necho king of Egypt, mo, saying. Also the word of the

phet's son; but I toas an bent wbich was by the river Euphrales LORD came unto me, saying. Then

and a gatherer of sycamore te in Carchemish, which Nebuchad | I answered them, The word of the

thom, The word of the | And the LORD took me as I rezzar king of Babylon smoto in LORD came unto me, saying.

lowed the flock, and the Los the fourth year of Jehotakim the

Ezek. xxv, 1. The word of the said unto me, Go, propbers son of Josiah king of Judah.

LORD came again unto me, say my people Israel
Jer, xlix, 34. The word of the ing.
LORD that came to Jeremiah the Ezek. xxvi, 1. And it came to

JONAR. proplet against Elam in the be- pass in the eleventh year, in the Jonak ili, 1. And the word


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the LORD came unto Jonah thes were in Egypt in Pharaoh's | ordalned thee a prophet onto the second time, saying. house.

nations. Then said I, Ah Lord Sam ix, 10. Then said Saul to God! behold, I cannot speak; for I HAGGAI.

his servant. Well said: come, let am a child. But the LORD said Baroul l. 1. 10. 20. In the ug go. So' they went unto the unto me, Say not, I am a child: Deventi, morth, in the one and city where the man of God was.

for thou shalt go to all that I shall twentieth day of the month, came

2 Sam. xxiv, 11. For when David

send thee, and whatsoever I comthe word of the LORD by the pro

mand thee thou shalt speak. Be was up in the morning, the word paet Haggai, saying, in the four of the LORD came unto the pro

not afraid of their faces; for I am and twentieth day of the ninth

with thee to deliver thee, saith phet Gad, David's seer, saying. Bonth, in the second year of

the LORD. Then the LORD put

1 Kinos xiil. 14. And went arter forth his hand, and touched my Darius, came the word of the LORD by Haggai the prophet,

the man of God, and found him mouth; and the LORD said unto saying, And again the word of the sitting under an oak; and he said

| me, Behold, I have put my words uuto him, Art thou the man of in thy mouth. Thou therefore Loro came unto Haggai in the

God that camest from Judab? fuer and twentieth day of the

gird up thy loins, and arise, and month, saying. And he said, I am.

speak unto them all that I com2 Kings iii, 12, 13. And Jehosha mand thee: be not dismayed at ZECHARIAN

phat said, The word of the LORD their faces, lest I confound theo Zech. i. 7. Upon the four and

is with him. So the king of Israel, beforo them. For, behold, I have Isentieth day of the eleventh

and Jehoshaphat, and the king of made thee this day & defenced conth, which is the month Sebat,

Edom, went down to him. And city, and an iron pillar, and b the second year of Darius,

Elisha said unto the king of brasen walls against the whole came the word of the LORD unto

Israel, What have I to do with land, against the kings of Judah, Zechariah, (the son of Barachtab,

thee? get thee to the prophets of against the princes thereof,against

thy father, and to the prophets of the priests thereof, and against the son of Iddo,) the prophet, sying.

thy mother. And the king of the people of the land. And they

Israel said unto him, Nay; for the shall fight against thee, but they Zech. iv, 8. Moreover, the word

LORD hath called these three kings shall not prevail against thee; for the LORD came unto me, say

together, to deliver them into the I am with thee, saith the LORD, to hand of Moab,

deliver thee. Rech. vi. 9. And the word of

2 Kings iv, 9. And she said Jer. xi, 18. And the LORD bath the LORD came unto me, saying.

unto her husband, Behold now, I given me knowledge of it, and I Zech, vii, 1, 4, 8. And it came perceive that this is an holy man know it: then thou she wedst me o pass in the fourth year of king of God which passeth by us con- | their doings. Darius, that the word of the LORD tinually.

Jer. xv, 19, 21. Therefore thus unto Zechariah in the 2 Kings vill. 7. 8. And Elisha saith the LORD, If thou return, furth day of the pluth month,

came to Damascus; and Ben- then will I bring thee again, and B in Chisleu; Then came the

hadad the king of Syria was sick; thou shalt stand before me; and if Sund of the LORD of hosts unto

and it was told him, saying, The thou take forth the precious from 34 saying, And the word of the

map of God is come bither. And the vile, thou shalt be as my LORD came unto Zechariah, say. the king said unto Hazael, Take mouth; let them return unto

a present in thine hand, and go, thee; but return not thou unto Zech. viii, 1, 18. Again the word meet the man of God, and enquire them. And I will deliver theo

the LORD of bosts came to me, of the LORD by him, saying, Shall out of the hand of the wicked, sying, And the word of the I recover of this disease.

and I will redeem thee out of the Loud of bosts came unto me,

band of the terrible. 2 Chron. xx, 14, 15. Then upon

Jahaziel the son of Zecbariab. Ezek. II, 6. And thou, son of II.

the son of Benaiah, the son of man, be not afraid of them, THE QUALIFICATION. Jelel, the son of Mattaniah, a neither be afraid of their words: Num. xi, 25-27. And the LORD

Levite of the sons of Asaph, came though briers and thorns be with

the Spirit of the LORD in the thee, and thou dost dwell among carne down in a cloud, and spake ato bim, and took of the spirit

midst of the congregation; And scorpions: be not afraid of their

he said, Hearken ye, all Judah, words, nor be dismayed at their That was upon him, and gave it

and ye inhabitants of Jerusalem. into the seventy elders: and it

looks, though they be a rebellious came to pass, that, when the

and thou king Jehoshaphat; Thus house.

saith the LORD unto you, Be not spirit rested upon them, they

Ezek. ill. 8. 24. Behold, I have afraid or dismayed by reason of prophesied, and did not cease.

made thy face strong against Bat there remained two of the this great multitude: for the battle

their faces, and thy forehead men in the camp, the name of the is not yours, but God's.

strong against their foreheads. de 1028 Eldad, and the name of Isa. xlviii, 16. ..... And now Then the Spirit entered into me, the other Medad: and the spirit the Lord God, and his Spirit, bath and set me upon my feet, and tested opon them, and they were sent me.

spake with me, and said uuto me, of them that were written, but Isa. I, 4. The Lord God hath

Go, shut thyself within thine went not out unto the taber-given me the tongue of the learn

house. Sade) and they prophesied in the ed, that I should know how to Amos ill, 7. Surely the Lord cump. And there ran a young speak a word in season to him | GOD will do nothing, but he reman, and told Moses, and said, that is weary: he wakeneth | vealeth his secret unto bis serEidad and Medad do propbesy in morning by morning, he waken-vants the prophets. Uue camp,

eth miue ear to hear as the Micah iii, 8. But truly I am full 1 Sam. 11, 27. And there camo a learned.

of power by the Spirit of the man of God unto Eli, and said | Jer. i, 5-9, 17-19. Before I form- | LORD, and of judgment, and of cato bim, Thus salth the LORD, ed thee in the belly I knew thee; might, to declare unto Jacob his Did I plainly appear unto the land before thou camest forth outof transgression, and to Israel his Lease of thy father, when they | the womb I sanctified thee; and I sid.

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