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comest into thy neighbour's vine. Balaam the son of Beor hath said, people in the latter days. And yard then thou mayest eat grapes and the man whose

eyes are open, took up his parable, and a thy fill at thine own pleasure; but hath said ; He hath said, which Balaam the son of Beor baths thou shalt not put any in thy heard the words of God, which and the man whose eyes are o vessel.

saw the vision of the Almighty, hath said ; He hath said, wt

falling into a trance, but having heard the words of God, VISIONS AND DREAMS.

his eyes open: And now, behold, knew the knowledge of the u

I go unto my people: come there- High; which saw the vision of Num. xxiv, 3, 4, 14–16. 'And he fore, and I will advertise thee Almighty, falling into a tra took up his parable, and said, i 'what this people shall do to thy but having his eyes open.

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Aaron's rod blossoming,
486 Animals of labour,
27 Avarice. of kings,

866
Ablutions,

509 Animals, prophetic symbols of, 19 Awful results of human do-
Abode of Man, the first, 377 Animals, their subjection to pravity,

379
Aborigines of Canaan, some

man,
15 Babel, dispersiou at,

191
unexpelled,
126 Animals, used for sacrifice

Babylon,

194
Aborigines of Canaan, made and food,

31 Back,

115
tributaries,
127 Animals which are forbidden

Backsliding,

611
Abraham,
137 to be eaten,

32 Bad example,

400
Abraham, miracles in con- Animals, wild,

15 Bad kings,

366
nection with,

483 Anointing, the command for, 500 Baldness a token of disease,
Abraham's posterity,
223 Antichrist,
313 grief, and reproach,

97
Abstinence from wine and Anxiety to interpret dreams, 722 Banners,

64
strong drink,
152 Apartments of houses, 49 Baptism of Christ,

297
Abstinence, voluntary,

from Apocalyptic symbols of devils, 687 Baptism, institution of, 515
food,
142 A postacy,
612 Baptism, instances of,

516
Acceptable
, when sacrifices Apostles,

471 Baptism, blessings of,
636 Apostles, the seventy, 472 Barrenness, healed by prayer, 209
Adam, 'first and second," 605 Apostolic claims upon the Barren fig-tree, parable of the, 521
Adoption (natural),
218 people,
472 Bashan,

194
Adoption, spiritual, its source
A postolić prerogative and

Bastardy,

444
the grace of God,
218 duty,
471 Bat,

20
Adoption, its blessings,
218 Appearance of angels, 682 Beans and pottage,

147
Adoption, its duties,
218 Appetite, loss of,
168 Bear,

15
Adultery, a heinous sin, 438 Appetites,

88 Beard usually worn among
Adultery, punishment by law, 439 Apple of the eye,

101
the Jews,

97
Affection, brotherly,

219 Appointed time to die, 171 Beasts, objects of worship,
Affection domestic, want of 220 Apprehension, trial, ald

Beds,
Affection, parental,
214 death of Christ, prophecies Bees,

25
Afliction, advantages of,
165 respecting them,
292 Beggary,

846
Affliction, comfort and hope Arabia,

192 Behemoth,

15
164 Architectural monuments,

56 Believers, perfection secured
Affliction, sometimes not in- Arm,

111

618

Benediction,
165 Arm, natural symbol of

667
Age and qualifications of Le-

strength,

111 Benediction, form of, under
456 Armies, allied,

62 Old Testament,

659
414 Armies, foreign,

61 Benefits of almsgiving to the
414 Armour carried by an esquire, 77 giver,

348
Agrarian enactments, 3 Armour usually worn by the Bereaved, comforters of the, 176
160 soldiers,

77 Bereaved parents, grief of, 213
Almsgiving, chiaracieristics of, 348 Armour kept in a citadel, 77 Bible in early times,

653
Altar in patriarchal times,

694 Army, commissariat of the, 70 Bible a perfect revelatior, 656
691 Army discipline,

65 Birth,

207
Altar of the Tabernacle,
694 Army musters,

59 Birth, treatment of mother
695 Arrow, bow, archery,

79 and child at,

208
Altar, a place of safety,
702 Arrows, images of divine judg. Birth, allusions to,

207
192 ments,

80 Birth of Christ, prophesies
Ark of the Covenant,
691 Arrows images of evil,

80 respecting it,

289
Ambitious thistle, parable of Articles of furniture,

50 Birthday,

209
518 Artistic genius in the Taber- Bishops,

472
192 nacle,
695 Bittern,

20
192 Asia,

193 Black, token of mourning, 156
843 Ascension of Christ,

307 Blasphemy, various forms of, 561
Ancient valour in heroes,

27 Blasphemy, penalty of, 562
Ancient valour in troops,
73 Ass, wild,

28 Blasphemy, severe reproba-
Angel of the covenant,
684 Assault, law regarding it, 337 tion of,

560
680 Assurance & result of Re- Blessing, forms of, in the New
Angels in disguise,
685 demption,

613 Testament,
Angels praise God,
535 Assyria,
193 Blessing of wisdom,

381
Angels venerated, but not Atmospheric heavens, 257 Blessings and cursings, offl-
685 Attributes of God possessed cial,

559
994
Animal food, permission to
by Christ,

217
286 Blessings, paternal,
Authority, parental,

215 Blessings of penitence, 606

Blindness,
81 Authors, quotations in Scrip-

166
Auloals, creation of, :

ture from profane, 656 Blind guide, parable of the, 621

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Age, signs of,
Aged, the,

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Altar of incense,

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Blood,

92 Candlestick, emblem of the, 524 Christ, His divinity, .
Blood'often used in conneo'

Canker-worm,

26 Christ, His humanity,
tion with murder,
92 Cannibalism, .
148 Christ, miracles of,

491
Blood, forbidden to'be eaten, 82 Canon, books' not in the, Christ, His person and work
Boar,
16 quoted in Scripture,
654 misunderstood,

209
Boasting, the Apostle's, Inwful, 678 Captivity of the Jews pre- Christ, opposed and reviled, 300
Body, has an interest in dicted,

323 Christ, His unwearied ac-
Christ's salvation,
89 Captivity, return of the Jews

tivity,
Body, stature of the,

89
from,

326 Christ, persecuted and con-
Body, symbol of the church, 87 Captives returned,opposition

spired against,

301
Bodies, the heavenly,
262

327 Christ, fame of his preaching,
Bodies, heavenly, darkened, 264 Capital punishments among and miracles,

298
Bolls,
166 the Jews,

354 Christ, His messiahship,
Bone,
90 Cares and anxieties of the

Christ, His offices,

309
Bone, signifying blood-rela-

family,

219 Christ, as Mediator,subordin:
tionship,
91 Carmel, mount,
183 ate to the Father,

312
Bones, the seat of pain, 91 Caterpillar,

26 Christ's ministry, various
Bones, referring to dead men, 91 Cattle,

85 scenes of,
Books quoted in Scripture, Caution as to Idolatry, 275 Christ's parables, :: 519

which are not in the canon, 654 Cautions relative to Marriage, 427 Christ's last passover,
Booty taken in war,
467 Cautionary,

342 Christ's death substitutionary, 585
Borrower and lendor, rela- Cavalry,

69 Christ's death sacrificial,
tion of,

342 Cavalry not invincible, 70 Christ's death propitiatory, 506
Bosom, or breast, :
114 Caves,

44 Christian, of the term,
Battles,

49 Cedar, allegory of the, 623 Christian law and conscience
Boundaries of Canaan, 124 Censoriousness,

675 as to food,
Boundaries of Canaan, as

Census of Israel in thewilder- Church, the,
seen by Ezekiel,

124 ness, at the commence- Church, congregations of the, 808
Bowels,

119

ment of their journeyings, 228 Church, membership of the
Bowing down the face, token Census of Israel prior to en- Church organized for mutual
of obeisance,

98
tering Capaan,

228 edification,
Bow and arrows,

79 Census, military under David, 229 Church organized for mataai
Bozrab,
195 Ceremonial institntions, 507 sympathy,

008
Branch, a title of Christ,

527 Ceremonial uncleannesses, 503 Church, the power of the, 610
Brass,
448 Chaldea, its various names, 193 Church, unity of the,

610
Brazen altar, :

701 Chaldea, prophecies, etc., re- Church among the gentiles,
Bread, a title of Christ,

specting,

193 Circumcision, institution or 511
Bread sometimes unleavened, 147 Challenge' or address, in- Circumcision, instances of, 511
Bread the staff of life,
145 stances of,

663 City of God,
Breastplate,
78 Challenges,

75 Cities of refuge,
Breathing of the nostrlis (A- Character of Christ,

308 Cities, erection of,
guratively) expressive of Character of Christ, pro- Cities, streets of,
the divine anger,

104 phecies respecting it, 291 Cities, walls of,
Bribery,
339 Character of devils,

686 Cities, gates of,
Brotherly affection,

219 Charge of the several classes Cities, naming,
Buildings, erection of, and ir, 45 of Levites,

458 Cities, governed by elders,
Buildings, materials of, 45 Chariot,

29 Cities, chariot,
Roll,
34 Chariot cities, :

52 Cities, commercial,
Burdens, borne upon the Chariots and horses, emblem Cities, treasure,
shoulder,
110 of,

524 Cities, royal,
Burial,

177 Charity, obedience demands Cities, store,
Burial' or Christ,
805 universal,

626 Cities, fenced, .
Burial place of the kings of Charming of the serpent, 25 Cities in ruins,
Judah,

179 Chart for division of Canaan, 128 Cities, restoration of,
Burial places, various kinds

Charters of land,

2 Citizens, duties of,
of,

178 Chastity and modesty com- Classes of Levites,
Burial, the body prepared manded,

440 Cleansing of lepers, sacrifices
and anointed for,
175 Cheek,

99 at,
Burnt-offering,
639 Cheerful gifts,

469 Clean fishes,
Cage,

20 Cherubim of the Tabernacle, 692 Clean fowls,
Calumny,

675 Cherubim of the Temple, 700 Clean quadrupeds,
Camel,
28 Children, naming of,

210 Clothes rent in sorrow,
Canaan, its boundaries, 124 Children the gift of God, 206 Clothing, preparation of,
Canaan, description of, 124 Children promised as a bless- Clothing, laid up and becom-
Canaan, soil ot,
2 ing.

206 ing moth eaten,
Canaan, commission to con: Children cared for by God, 21 Clonds, .
,

125 Children, prayers ou belall Comfort and bope under
Canaan, chart for division of 128

of,

205 affliction,
Canaan, Israel in,

321 Children born in old age of Commercial cities,
Canaan, promise of posses- parents,

212 Commission of Moses,
sion of,

124 Children, 'characters of, early Commission to prophete,
Canaan possessed according developed,

211 Commission conquer
to divine promise, . 127 Children, duty of parents to Canaan,
Canaan, condition of con- instruct their,

216 Commissariat of the army,
tinued possession of, 125 Children, death of,

212 Common soldiers,
Candle of the dwelling, 51 | Childbirth, death in; . 208 Communion with God,

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Communion, with bellovers, Creeping things, clean, 34 Deserts, their general char-
Christ maintains,
593 Crops, failure of,

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189
Complaint to God against
Crucifixion of Christ, 305 Deserts, scenes of danger,

189
enemies,
557 Cultivation,

3 | Despair,

393
Compact between kings and

Cup of wine, emblem of, 526 Destiny, man's, determined
people,
369 Customs of idolaters to be

by his choice,

582
Compliments, presents given avoided,

275 Destruction of Jerusalem by
506 Cyprus, island or,
191 the Chaldeans,

134
Compound animal, emblem

Dagger,

81 Devastations of armies, 734
of,
524 Daily sacrifice,
641 Devils,

685
Concubines,
436 Dairy-produce,
36 Devoted things,

470
Condition of continued pos- Damascus,

203 Devotion, sacrifices, token of, 636
session of Canaan, · 125 Danger of'not obeying God's Dew,

260
Coney, .
16 word,
658 Dial,

48
Confession in prayer, 540 Dangers of wealth, 389 Dimensions and materials of
Confession of sin to others, 542 Dart, Javelin,

81
the temple,

699
Confidence, genuine, 615 David,

138 Dinner,

154
Confined pasture, emblem David and Solomon, mira- Disbanding soldiers,
of,
525 cles in connection with, 489 Discipline of the army,

65
Conflagration,
732 David chosen king,
358 Disease sent by God,

164
Congregations of the church, 608 David, commission to, 563 Disease often painful,
Conquest of Canaan, reflec David's heroes, list ot,

230 Diseases of skin,

169
tions upon,
126 Day and night,
263 Diseases incurable,

170
Conspiracy against Jesus,

303 Day - labourers, parable of Disease the token of sin, 164
Consumption,

166
the,

520 Disease, recovery from, is
Conscience, 'its universai

Deacons,

472
from God,

170
power,
626 Dead the, cut off from the Dishonesty,

839
Consistency required of min:

world,

174 Disinterested conduct of Paul, 480
477 Dead, the, forgotten, 174 Disobedience filial, sin and
Consulting God, danger of

Dead sometimes burned,
177 danger of,

214
omitting it,

555 Dead unlamented some- Dispenser of grace, Christ
Consultation of idols, 272 times,

176
the, :

592
Contentment,
392 Deafness,

166 Dissolution of marriage, 433
Contrasts, wisdom with folly, 384 Death, original sentence, 170 Distribution of booty,

756
Cookery, emblem of, 524 Death, none exempted from, 172 Distribution of land,

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Copper,
449 Death of children,

212 Divine appearance, tokens of, 253
Cormorant,
20 Death of Christ predeter- Divine decrees,

578
Corn and wine associated

mined,

593 Divine decreus, lessons from
as the means of susten- Death of Christ predicted,

594

581
ance,
152 Death of the righteous,

Divine care over travellers
Coronation, kingly 'anoint-

happy,

173
and strangers,

412
ing. •

361 Death, christian hope in, 174 Divide goodness doubted, 561
Courtesy,

410 Death, physical change pro- Divine government based on
Courtship,

425
duced by,
174 proprietorship,

255
Court of the tabernacle, 690 Deatb, preparation for, 172 Divine presence in heaven,
Courts of houses,

46 Death, the dark realm of, 175 Divine prerogatives employ-
Covenant, angel of the,
681 Death, the penalty of idol- ed by Cbrist,

287
Covenant, God faithful to atry,

276 Divine protection in the
His,
188 Death, the will of God,

temple and tabernacle, 710
Covenant, man making, with

Debt, recovery of,

841 Divine service, maintenance
God,
140 Debt, remission of,
341 of,

468
Covenant, obligations to Debtors and creditors, par- Divine sovereignty in provi-
keep God's,

189
able of the,
520 dence,

582
Covenant,everlasting, 199 Decalogue written by God, : 652 Divine 'threatenings againsi
Covenant of God with Noah, 137 Deceit of hypocrisy

896
false gods,

280
Covenant with Israel, 138 Decrees, divine,

578 Divine revelation,

648
Covenant of salt,

136 Dedication of the tabernacle, 696 Divine revelation, visions a
Covenant, blood of,
137 Dedication of Solomon's mode of,

720
Covenant ratified and sealed, 136 temple,

702 Divination,

273
Covenant, the new,

140 Dedicatión of the second Divinity of the Holy Ghost, 593
Covenants, instances of hu-

temple,
706 Divorce,

434
man,

137 Dedication of the altar, sac Dog,
Covenants, Jews forbidden rifices at,

644 Domestic affection, want of, 220
to make, with heathen na- Dedication, feast of, 633 Door-porch, gate of houses, 47
tions,
141 Dedication of a city,
58 Dove,

20
Covenants, wonderful, 141 | Dedication of houses, 46 Double sacrifice of the sabe
Covenants, ruinous,
141 Deer,

16 bath,.

641
Courteousness described and Defender, God is,

254 Dowry,

423
forbidden,
338 Delicacies in food,
148 Doxologies,

539
Cowardice,

76 Deliverance from the curse Dragon,
Crane,
22 and power of sin,

692 Dreams natural, and super-
Creation,
253 Deluge,
483 natural,

722
Creation of the earth, of God, 180 Demoniacal possessions, 166, 687 Dress, origin and need of, 156
Creation of animals,
14 Depravity, buman,
878 Dress for the head,

159
Creation, lessons from, 253 Description of Canaan, 124 Dress and ornament put off
Creation, reflections on, . 180 Deserts of scripture

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Dress, materials of,

166 Elisha, miracles in connec- Faithfulness in ministers of
Dress of coarser texture,

tion with,

490 religioni,
worn by poor persons, 157 Embalming the dead, 175 Faithfal priests,
Dress of fiuer texture, worn Embassies,

757 Fall of man,

377
by persons in high stations, 157 Emblems,

623 Falling on the face, result of
Dress of the priests,
454 Emblems and titles of Christ, 627 sudden sensation,

98
Dress, ornament, and per: Emerods,

167 False friends,

403
fume of females,
160 Emotions, personal,
390 False prophets,

572
Dress, various classes distin- Emotions, relative,

394 False prophets reprored, 574
guished by their,
160 Enactments, agrarian,

3 False prophets, warnings
Dresses worn by the Jewe, 157 Enemies, love to,

399 against,

572
Dresses, special,
157 Euquiries at God unanswered, 555 False witnesses,

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Drink offering,
639 Entail,
840 Falsehood,

671
Drinks usually taken or pre- Entreaty,

667 Fanily, a divine institotion, 205
sented in a cup,

149 Entry into

Jerusalem, Family, cares and anxieties, 218
Drought,

259, 769
Christ's,

802 Family, prayers on behalf of, 205
Drunkarde,
164 Envy,

395 Family, prophecy of Jacob,
Drunkenness, evils of, 153 Ephah, emblem of the, 524 Families, diminution of, a
Drunkenness, unjust imputa- Ephod,

455
sore judgment,

220
tions, respecting,
153 Epilepsy,

167 Famine, pressure of,
Dumbness,

166 Equality among men in varl- Famine, means against,
Daty of apostles,

471 ous forms,
Duty of pressing on to per- Equestrian scene, emblem of, 525 Famine, God's care of bis
fection,
619 Equity,

397 people doring,
Duties of citizens,

369 Erection of buildings, 45 Farewell, in travelling, ibe,' 100
Duties of the levites, 458 Erection of cities,

62 Fast in, right spirit to,
Duties of the priests, 451 Erection of the Temple, 698 Fasts by divine authority,
Duties of the people to their Eternity of God,

236 Fasts, extraordinary,

143
ministers,
479 Ethiopia,

198 Fasts private and public,
Duties of redeemed men, 619 Evil company to be shunned, 403 Fat forbidden to be eaten,
Duties, secular,

386 Evil conscience, Iu an, 626 Favouritism in the family,
Dwellings, original,
43 Evils of strife,

899 Fear, presents given from,
Dwellings, occasional, 44 Ewe-lamb, parablo of the, 518 Feariog God, duty of,
Dwellings, ordinary,

44 Example, good and bad, 400 Feast, nuptial,
Dying charge in regard to Example of Christ,

309 Feast of first-fruits,
the body when dead, 172 Excommunication, from the Feast of ingathering,
Dying solicitude for sur- synagoguc.

709 Feasts, great,

135
vivors,

172 Exemplary conduct of Paul,' 474 Feasts, invitations to, 160
Eagle,
21 Existence of God,

234 Feet, the instrument' of mo-
En les and vinetree, parable Exodus, thie,

317 tion,

121
of the,

519 Exposition or scripture, 658 “Feet, at the." signifying
Ear,

100 Expulsion of tho aborigines close attendance,
Ear, bad characteristics of of Canaan,

125 Feet, to full at another's,
the,

101 Expulsion of demons, mir: the token of homage,
Early prevalence of idolatry, 282 Exterual nature

, miracles op; 491 Field, produce of, grinded
Earnest efforts to obtain Eye as the organ of sight, 101 intó meal, etc.,
wisdom,

383 Eye the source of tears, 102 Flelds, productions of the,
Earth created and furnished

Eye dimmed by age or Filial duty,
by God,

180
sorrow,

103 Filial duty, special kind of
Earth, one of the orbs of Eye, the evil,

103 Filial disobedience, sin and
врасе,
180 Eye, winking with the, à

danger of,
Earth, early settlement of, 191 sign of evil Intent, 102 Final dispersion of the Jews,
Earth, destiny of the, 204 Eyes painted by women, 103 Final doom of devils,
Earthen-ware,

503 Eyes, lifting up the, de- Fines in lieu of offering.
Earthquakes and volcanic noting begun or renewed Finger,
eruptions,
180 attention,

102 Fire of the hearth,
Earthquakes mentioned in
Eyes, symbol of intellect

First-fruits,
Scripture,

181
and reason,

103 Firstlings,
East wind,
257 Eyebrow,

101 Fish as food,
Eating bread, a general term Eyelid,

101 Fishes,
for taking food.

145 Ezekiel, commission to, 564 Fishes, clean,
Edom,
194 Ezra, genealogy of,

227 Fishing,
Edom, peopling of,

195 Ezra's fellow travellers Fishing, parable of the,
Egypt,

196 from Babyon, list of, 231 Flattery,
Egypt, Israel in,
315 Face,

98 Flea,
Egypt, prophecies coucern- Fuce to face, symbol of close

Flesh,
log it, .
196 contact,

98 Flesh' and blood, signifying
Elam,
197 Failure of crops,

humanity,
Elam, prophecies respecting Faith,

601 Flesl denoting humanity,
..199 Faith will salvation, connec- Flesh, signifying corrupt
Elders,
472 tion of

602 human nature,
Elders among the Jews, 460 Failli of iniracles, : : 604 Flesh, signifying the whole
Election of Saul as king, 357 Faitb enjoined.

601 corporeal person,
Elijab, miracles in connec- Fulll and prejudices of the Flesh, signifying what to
tion with,
459 Jewe, .

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