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ANIMALS.

green herb for meat: and it was all those that the hand of the CREATION OF THEM, So.

LORD hath wrought this? In BY GOD.

Gen. vi, 19, 20. And of every whose hand is the soul of every Gen. I, 20–25. And God said, Jevery sort shalt thou bring into mankind.

living thing of all flesh, two of living thing, and the breath of ail Let the waters bring forth abund: the ark, to keep them alive with Job xxxvii.7, 8. He sealeth up the antly the moving creature that

thee; they shall be male and fe- hand of every man; that all men hath life, and fowl that may fly male. of fowls after their kind, may know his work. Then the above the earth in the open fir- and of cattle after their kind, of beasts go into dens, and remain in upament of heaven. And God created great whales, and every after his kind, two of every sort

every creeping thing of the earth their places. living creature

Job xxxviii, 39-41. Wilt thou that moveth,

shall come unto thee, to keep hunt the prey for the lion? or fill which the waters brought forth

them alive. abundantly, after their kind, and

the appetite of the young lions, every winged fowl after his kind: Gen, vii, 14–16. They, and every When they couch in their dens, and God saw that it was good. beast after his kind, and all the and abide in the covert to lie in And God blessed thein, saying, cattle after their kind, and every wait? Who provideth for the Be fruitful, and multiply, and till creeping thing that creepeth upon raven his food: when his young the waters in the seas, and let the earth after his kind, and ones cry unto God, they wander fowl multiply in the earth. And every fowl after his kind, every for lack of meat. the evening and the morning bird of every sort.

And they Job xxxix, 13. Garest thou the were the fifth day. And God went in unto Noah into the ark, goodly wings unto the peacocks said, Let the earth bring forth the two and two of all flesh, wherein ís or wings and feathers unto the living creature after his kind, the breath of life. And they that ostrich? cattle, and creeping thing, and went in, went in male and female

Psalm 1. 10. For every beast of beast of the earth aiter bis 'kind: of all flesh, as God had command- the forest is mine, and the cattle and it was so. And God made ed him; and the LORD shut him

upon a thousand hills. in. the beast of the earth after his

Psalm xlix, 12. Nevertheless kind, and cattle after their kind, Gen. xxxvii, 31-33. And they man being in honour abideth not: and every thing that creepeth up- took Joseph's coat, and killed a he is like the beasts that perish. on the earth after his kind: and kid of the goats, and dipped the God saw that it was good. coat in the blood; And they sent darkness, and it is night: wherein

Psalm civ, 20-22. Thou makest Gen. il, 19, 20. And out of the the coat of many colours, and they all the beasts of the forest do ground the LORD God formed brought it to their father; and

creep forth. The young lions said, This have we found: know every beast of the field, and

roar after their prey, and seek now whether it be thy son's coat their meat from God. The sun every fowl of the air; and brought or no. And he knew it, and said, ariseth, they gather themselves them unto Adarn to see what he It is my son's coat; an evil beast would call them: and whatsoever hath devoured him; Joseph is

together, and lay them down in Adam called every living cren- without doubt rent in pieces.

their dens. ture, that was the name thereof.

Psalm cxlvii, 9. He giveth to the And Adam gave

Lev. xxvi, 21, 22. And if ye walk

names to all cattle, and to the fowl of the air, contrary unto me, and will not beast his food, and to the young and to every beast of the field; but hearken unto me; I will bring ravens which cry. for Adam there was not found an seven times more plagues upon Ps. cxlviii, 7, 10, Praise the help meet for him.

you according to your sins, I will LORD from the earth, ye dragons,

also send wild beasts among you, and all deeps: Beasts, and all Jer. xxvii, 5. I have made the which shall rob you of your child cattle; creeping things, and flying earth, the man and the beast that dren, and destroy your cattle, and fowl. are upon the ground, by my make you few in number; and 18. i, 3. The ox knoweth his great power and by my out your high ways shall be desolate. owner, and the ass his master's stretched arm, and have given it unto whom it seemed meet unto

Job v, 22, 23. At destruction and crib: but Israel doth not know, my me.

famine thou shalt laugh: neither people doth not consider.

shalt thou be afraid of the beasts 18. xliii, 20. The beast of the 1 Cor. xv,39. All flesh is not the of the earth. For thou shalt be field shall honour me, the dragons samé flesh: but there is one kind in league with the stones of the and the owls: because I give of flesh of meu, another flesh of field: and the beasts of the field waters in the wilderness, and beasts, another of fishes, and an- shall be at peace with thee. rivers in the desert, to give drink other of birds.

Job vi, 5. Doth the wild ass bray to my people, my chosen.

when he hath grass? or loweth the GOD'S PROVIDENCE OVER

Is. xxxiv, 16. Scek ye out of the Ox over his fodder?

book of the LORD, and read; no one THEM, IN THEM, AND BY

Job xii, 7-10. But ask now the of these shall fail, none shall want THEM.

beasts, and they shall teach thee; her mate: for my mouth it hath Gen. I, 30. And to every beast and the fowls of the air, and they commanded, and his spirit it hath of the earth, and to every fowl of shall tell thee: Or speak to the gathered them. the air, and to every thing that earth, and it shall teach thee: and Jer. viii, 7. Yea, the stork in tho creepeth upon the earth, wherein the fishes of the sea shall declare heaven knoweth her appointed there is I have given every unto thee. Who knoweth not in times; and the turtle and the

no

crane and the swallow observe behold, a young lion roared beasts of the islands shall dwell the time of their coming, but my against him. And the Spirit of the there, and the owls shall dwell people know not the judgment of Lord came inightily upon him, therein: and it shall be no more the LORD.

and he rent him as he would have inhabited for ever, neither shall it Jer. xii, 4. How long shall the rent a kid, and he had nothing in be dwelt in from generation to land mour, and the herbs of his hand: but he told not his generation. every field wither, for the wicked-father or his mother what he had ness of them that dwell therein ? done.

Dan. iv, 12, 25. The leaves

thereof were fair, and the fruit the beasts are consumed, and the 1 Sam. xvii, 34-37. And David thereof much, and in it was meat birds; hecause they said, He shall said unto Saul, Thy servant kept for all: the beasts of the field had Dot see our last end.

his father's sheep, and there came shadow under it, and the fowls of Hosea ii, 18. And in that day out of the flock: And I went out thereof, and all flesh was fed of

a lion, and a bear, and tooka lamb the heaven dwelt in the boughs will I make a covenant for them after him, and smote him, and de- it. with the beasts of the field, and livered it out of his mouth; and from men, and thy dwelling shall

That they shall drive thee with the fowls of heaven, and irith the creeping things of the ground:

when he arose against me, I be with the beasts of the field, and I will break the bow and the caught him by his beard, and and they shall make thee to eat sword and the battle out of the

smote him, and slew him. Thy grass as oxeu, and they shall wet earth, and will make them to lie servant slew both the lion and the thee with the dew of heaven, and

bear: down safely.

and this muncircumcised

seven times shall pass over thee, Philistine shall be as one of them, till thou know that the most High Joel ii, 21, 22. Fear not. O land; seeing he hath defied the armies ruleth in the kingdom of men, be glad and rejoice: for the Lord of the living God. David said and giveth it to whomsoever he will do great things, Be not moreover, The Lord that deliver- will. afraid, ye beasts of the field: for ed me out of the paw of the lion, the pastures of the wilderness do and out of the paw of the bear, he

Mark i, 13. And he was there string, for the tree beareth her will deliver me out of the hand of tempted of Satan; and was with

in the wilderness forty days, fruit, the fig tree and the vine do this Philistine. And Saul said yleld their strength. unto David, Go, and the Lord be the wild beasts; and the angels

ministered unto him. Jonak iv, 11. And should not with thee. I spare Nineveh, that great city, 2 Sam. xxiii, 20. And Benaiah

BEAR. wherein are more than sixscore went down also and slew a lion thousand persons that cannot dis- in the midst of a pit in time of

ITS FIERCENESS. cern between their right hand and snow.

2 Kings ii, 24. And he turned teess left hand; and also much

Joh xxviii, 7, 8. There is a path back, and looked on them, and cattle?

which fowl knoweth, and cursed them in the name of the Zech. xiv, 15. And so shall be which the vulture's eye hath not

LORD. And there came forth two the plagrie' of the horse, of the seen. The lion's whelps have not

sho bears out of the wood, and mile, of the camel, and of the ass, trodden it, nor the fierco lion tare forty and two children of and of all the beasts that shall be passed by it.

them. in these tents, as this plague.

Job xxxv, 11. Who teacheth us

2 Sam. xvii, 8. For, said HushMatth. vi. 26. Behold the fowls more than the beasts of the earth, ai, thou knowest thy father and of the air, for they sow not, neither and maketh us wiser than the his men, that they be mighty men, do they reap, nor gather into fowls of heaven?

and they be chafed in their minds, barns, yet your heavenly Father

as a bear robbed of her whelps in

P3. viii, 6-9. Thou madest him the field; and thy father is a man fedeth them. Are ye not much to have dominion over the works of war, and will not lodge with the better than they? of thy hands; thou hast put all

people. Matth, x, 29. Are not two spar- things under his feet: All sheep rows sold for a farthing? and one and oxen, yea, and the beasts of

Prot. xvii, 12. Let a bear robbed of then shall not fall on the the field; The fowl of the air, and

of her whelps meet a man, rather ground without your Father. the fish of the sea, and whatsoerer than a fool in his folly.

passeth through the paths of the Lam. iii, 10. Herras unto me as SUBJECTION TO MAN.

seas. O Lord our Lord, how a bear lying in wait, and as a lion Ger. I, 33. And God blessed excellent is thy name in all the in secret places. them, and God said unto them. Be earth!

Hosca xiii, 8. I will meet them fruitful, and multiply, and replen- Psalm xxxii, 9. Be ye not as the as a bear that is bereaved of her ish the earth, and subdue it: and horse, or as the mule, which have whelps, and will rend the caul of Lave dominion over the fish of the no understanding; whose mouth their heart, and there will I desea, and over the fowl of the air, inust be held in with bit and your them like a lion; the wild and over every living thing that bridle, lest they come near unto beast shall tear them. thoveth upon the earth.

thee. Gen, ix, 2, 3. And the fear of you James iii, 7. For every kind of BEHEMOTH OR HIPPOPOTand the dread of you shall be upon beasts, and of birds, and of ser

AMUS. every beast of the earth, and npon pents, and of things in the sea, is Job x1, 15-20, 22-24. Behold now every fowl of the air, upon all that tamed, and hath been tamed of behemoth, which I made with thee; IDoveth upon the earth, and upon mankind,

he eateth grass as an ox. Lo now, all the fishes of the sea; into your

his strength is in his loins, and land are they delivered. Every

his force is in the navel of his mboving thing that liveth shall be

WILD ANIMALS.

belly. He moveth his tail like a meat for you; even as the green Isa, xxxiv, 14. The wild beasts cedar: the sinews of his stones are herb have I given you all things. of the desert shall also meet with wrapped together. His bones are Judges xiv, 5, 6. Then went the wild beasts of the island, and

as strong pieces of brass; his Samson down, and his father and the satyr shall cry to his fellow.

bones are like bars of iron. He is his mother, to Timnath, and came Jer. 1, 39. Therefore the wild the chief of the ways of God: he to the vineyards of Timnath: and, I beasts of the desert with the wild that made him can make his

Eword to approach unto him. Fab, ill, 19. The LORD God is, killed, and also taken possession Surely the mountains bring him my strength, and he will make my And thou shalt speak unto him, forth food, where all the beasts of feet like hinds' feet, and he will saying, Thus saith the LORD, In the field play. The shady trees make me to walk upon mine high the place where dogs licked the cover him with their shadow; the places. To the chief singer on my blood of Naboth shall dogs lick willows of the brook compass him stringed instruments.

thy blood, even thine. And of about. Behold, he drinketh up a

Jezebel also spake the LORD, sayriver, and hasteth not: lre trusteth

DOG.

ing, The dogs shall eat Jezebel by that he can draw up Jordan into

the wall or Jezreel. AN OBJECT OF COXTEMPT FOR ITS his mouth. He taketh it with his

2 Kin. viii, 13. And Ilazael said, eyes: his nose pierceth through

FILTHY AND PREDATORY HABITS.

But what, is thy servant a dog, snares.

E.cod. xi, 7. But against any of that he should do this great thing?

the children of Israel shall not a And Elisha answered, The LORD BOAR.

dog move bis tongue, against man hath shewed me that thou shalt

or beast: that ye may know how be king over Syria. 7's. Lxxx. 13. The boar out of the wood doth waste it, and the wild that the LORD doth put a difference between the Egyptians and

Job xxx, 1. But now they that beast of the field doth devour it. Israel.

are younger than I have me in CONEY. Deut. xxiii, 18. Thon shalt not derision, whose fathers I would

have disdained to have set with bring the hire of a whore, or the ITS ABODE INACCESSIBLE. price of a dog, into the house of

the dogs of my flock. Ps. civ, 18. The high hills are a the LORD thy God for any vow:

I's. xxii, 16. For dogs have comrefuge for the wild goats; and the for even both these are abomina- passed me: the assembly of the rocks for the conies. tion unto the LORD thy God.

wicked have inclosed me: they Prov. xxx, 26. The conies are Julges vii, 5. So he brought pierced my hands and my feet. but a feeble folk, yet make they

Deliver my soul from the sword; down the people unto the water: their houses in the rocks. and the LORD said unto Gideon, my darling from the power of the

dog.
Every one that lappeth of the
water with his tongue, as a dog

Ps. lix, 6. They return at even-
DEER.

lappeth, him shalt thou set by ing: they make a noise like a dog, AGILE AND BEAUTIFUL.

himself; likewise every one that and go round about the city. Gen, xlix, 21. Naphtali is a hind voweth down upon his knees to P's. Ixviii, 23. That thy foot may let loose: he giveth goodly words. drink.

be dipped in the blood of thine Job xxxix, 1-4. Knowest thou 1 Sam. xvii, 43. And the Philis- enemies, and the tongue of thy the time when the wild goats of tine said unto David, Am I a dog, dogs in the same. the rock bring forth? or canst thou that thou comest to me with Prov. xxvi, 11, 17. As a dog remark when the hinds do calve? staves? And the Philistine cursed tarneth to his vomit, so a fool reCanst thou number the months David by his gods.

turueth to his folly. He that that they fulfil? or knowest thou 1 Sam, xxiv, 14. After whom is passeth by, and meddleth with the time when they bring forth? the king of Israel come out? after strise belonging not to him, is like They bow themselves, they bring whom dost tlou pursue? after a

one that taketh a dog by the ears. forth their young ones, they cast dead dog, after a flea.

Prov. XXX, 31. A greyhound; an out their sorrows. Their young ones are in good liking, they grow

2 Sam. ill, 8. Then was Abner he goat also; and a king, against up with corn; they go forth, and Doshieth, and said, Am I a dog's very wroth for the words of Ish- whom there is no rising up.

Eccles. ix, 4. For to him that is return not unto them.

head, which against Judah do joined to all the living there is P3. xviii, 33. He maketh my feet shew kindness this day unto the hope: for a living dog is better like hinds' feet, and setteth me house of Saul thy father, to his than a dead lion. upon my high places.

brethren, and to his friends, and Isa. Ivi, 10, 11. His watchman Ps. xxix, 9. The voice of the have not delivered thee into the are blind: they are all ignorant, LORD maketh the hinds to calve, and of David, that thou chargest they are all dumb dogs, they canand discovereth the forests: and me to day with a fault concerning not bark; sleeping, lying down, in his temple doth every one speak this woman?

loving to slumber. Yea, they are of his glory.

2 Sam. ix, 8. And he bowed greedy dogs which can never have Ps. xlii, 1. As the hart panteth himself, and said, What is thy enough, and they are shepherds after the water brooks, so panteth servant, thạt thou shouldest look that cannot understand: they all my soul after thee, O God.

upon such a dead dog as I am look to their own way, every one Prow. v, 19. Let her be as the 2 Sam. xvi,9. Then said Abishai for his gain, from his quarter.

Isa. Ixvi, 3. He that killeth an loving hind and pleasant roe; let the son of Zeruiah unto the king, her breasts satisfy thee at all Why should this dead dog curso

ox 18 as if he slew a man; he that times; and be

thou ravished my lord the king? let me go over, sacrificeth a lamb, as if he cut off always with her love.

I pray thee, and take off his a dog's neck. * ** Çant. ii, 17. Until the day break, head.

Jer. wv, 3. And I will appoint and the shadows flee away, turn, 1 Kin, xiv, 11. Ilim that dicth

over them for kinds, saith the my beloved, and be thou like a of Jeroboam in the city shall the Lond: the sword to slay, and the roe or a young hart upon the dogs eat.

dogs to tear, and the fowls of the mountains of Bether.

1 Kin. xvi, 4. Tim that dieth of heaven, and the beasts of the

earth, to devour and destroy. Çant, vii, 3. Thy two breasts Baasha in the city shall the dogs are like two young roes that are eat; and him that dieth of his in

Matth. vii, 6. Give not that which twins.

the fields shall the fowls of the air is holy unto the dogs, neither cast Çant. viii, 14. Make haste, my eat.

ye your pearls before swine, lest. beloved, and be thou like to a roe 1 Kin. xxi, 19, 23. And thon they trample them under their or to a young hart upon the shalt speak ’unto him, saying, feet, and turn again and rend you. mountains of spices.

Thus saith the LORD, Hast thou Matth. xv, 26, 27. But he answer ed and said, It is not meet to take, which had upon the back of it four Its BOLDNESS AND POWER. the children's bread, and to cast wings of a fowl; the beast had also

Gen. xlix, 9. Judah is a lion's to dogs. And she said, Truth, four heads; and dominion was whelp: from the prey, my son, Lord; yet the dogs eat of the given to it.

thou art gone up:

he stooped erumbs which fall from their

Hosea xiii, 7. Therefore I will down, he couched as a lion, and nasters' table.

be unto thein as a lion; as a leop- as an old lion; who shall rouse him Lake xvi, 21. And desiring to ard by the way will I observe up? te fed with the crumbs which fell them.

Num. xxiil, 24. Behold, the penfrom the rich man's table; more

Hab. 1, 8. Their horses also are ple shall rise up as a great lion, over the dogs came and licked swifter than the leopards, and are

and lift up himself as a young his sores.

more fierce than the evening lion: he shall not lie down until he Pra. iii, 2. Beware of dogs, be- wolves; and their horsemen shall eat of the prey, and drink the Fire of evil workers, beware of spread themselves, and their blood of the slain. the concision.

horsemen shall come from far; Num. xxiv, 9. He couched, he Per. Xril, 15. For without are they shall fly as the eagle that lay down as a lion, and as a great dogs, and sorcerers, and whore- hasteth to eat.

lion; who shall stir him up? Blessmousers, and murderers, and Rev. xiii, 2. And the beast which ed is he that blesseth thee, and blolaters, and whosoever loveth I saw was like into a leopard, and cursed is he that curseth thee. and maketh a lie.

his feet were as the feet of a bear, Deut.xxxiii, 20, 22. And of Gadhe and his mouth as the mouth of a said, Blessed be he that enlargeth

lion: and the dragon gave him his Gad: he dwelleth as a lion, and FOXES,

power, and his seat, and great teareth the arm with the crown of SYALL BUT CUXXING. authority.

the head. And of Dan he said, Ver. iv, 3. Now Tobiah the

Dan is a lion's whelp: he shall Ammonite cas by him, and he

leap from Baskan. said, Even that which they build,

LION.

2 Sam. xvii, 10. And he also If a fox go up, he shall even break

Judges xiv, 8. And after a time that is valiant, whose heart is as down their stone wall.

he returned to take her, and he the heart of a lion, shall utterly Ps. Isiii, 10. They shall fall by turned aside to see the carcase of melt: for all Israel knoweth that the sword: they shall be a portion the lion: and, behold, there was a thy father is a mighty man, and fur foxes. swarm of bees and honey in the they which be with him are vali

ant men. Lam. v, 18. Becanse of the moun- carcase of the lion. tain of Zion, which is desolate, 1 Kings xiii, 24-26. And when 1 Kings vii, 29, 36. And on the the foxes walk upon it.

he was gone, á lion met him by borders that were between the Ezek. xiii. 4. O Israel, thy pro- carcase was cast in the way, and bims: and upon the ledges there

the way, and slew him: and his ledges were lions, oxen, and cherupbets are like the foxes in the the ass stood by it, the lion also was a base above: and beneath deserts.

stood by the carcase. And, be- the lions and oxen were certain Matth. Fiil, 20. And Jesus saith hold, men passed by, and saw the additions made of thin work. For unto him, The foxes have holes, carcase cast in the way, and the lion on the plates of the ledges thereof, and the birds of the air have nests, standing by the carcase; and they and on the borders thereof, he bat the Son of man hath not came and told it in the city where graved cherubims, lions, and palm where to lay his head.

the old prophet dwelt. And when trees, according to the proportion Luke xiii, 32. And he said unto the prophet that brought him of every one, and additions round them, Go ye, and tell that fox, back from the way heard thereof, about. Bebold, I cast out devils, and i he said, It is the man of God, who 1 Kings x, 19, 20. The throne do cures to day and to morrow, was disobedient unto the word of had six steps, and the top of the and the third day I shall be per- delivered him unto the lion, which there were stays on either side on

the LORD: therefore the LORD hath throne was round behind: and fected.

hath torn him, and slain him, the place of the seat, and two lions

according to the word of the stood beside the stays. And LEOPARD

LORD, which he spake unto him. twelve lions stood there on the ITS SPOTTED HIDE, AND SWIFT AND 1 Kings xx, 36. Then said he the six steps: there was not the

one side and on the other upon SUDDEX SPRING.

unto him, Because thou hast not like made in any kingdom. Çant. iv, 8. Come with me from obeyed the voice of the LORD, beLebanon, my spouse, with me hold, as soon as thou art departed Job, iv, 10, 11. The roaring of from Lebanon: look from the top from me, a lion shall slay thee. the lion, and the voice of the of Anana, from the top of Shenir And as soon as he was departed fierce lion, and the teeth of the and Hermon, from the lions' dens, from him, a lion found him, and young lions, are broken. The old

lion perisheth for lack of prey, from the mountains of the , leo slew him. pards.

2 Kings xvil, 25, 26. And so it and the stout lion's whelps are

scattered abroad. 13a. XI, 6. The wolf also shall was at the beginning of their dwell with the lamb, and the leo- dwelling there, that they feared P3. x, 9. He lieth in wait secretfard shall lie down with the kid; not the LORD: therefore the LORD ly as a lion in his den: he lieth in and the calf and the young lion sent , lions among them, which wait to catch the poor: he doth and the fatling together, and a

slew some of them. Wherefore catch the poor, when he draweth little child shall lead them. they spake to the king of Assyria, him into his net.

saying, The nations which ihou Ps. xvii, 12. Like as a lion that Jer. xiii, 23. Can the Ethiopian hast removed, and placed in the is greedy of his prey, and as it change his skin, or the leopard cities of Samaria, know not the were a young lion lurking in his spots then may ye also do manner of the God of the land: secret places. good, that are accustomed to do therefore he hath sent lions among Ps. lviij 6. Break their teeth, O evil

them, and, behold, they slay them, God, in their month, break out the Dan. til, 6. After this I beheld, because they know not the man- great teoth of the young lions, O and lo another, like a leopard, I ner of the God of the land.

LORD.

Prov. xix. 12. The king's wrath, without number, whose teeth are of lions, them, their children, and is as the roaring of a lion; but his the teeth of a lion, and he hath their wives; and the lions had the favour is as dew upon the grass. the cheek teeth of a great lion. mastery of them, and brake all Prov. xx, 2. The fear of a king

Amos iii, 4, 8, 12. Will a lion their bones in pieces or ever they is as the roaring of a lion: whoso roar in the forest, when he hath came at the bottom of the den. provoketh him to anger sinneth no prey? will a young lion cry out (See under Miracle.) against his own soul.

of his den, if he have taken nothProv. xxx, 30. A lion which is ing? The lion hath roared, who LEVIATHAN OR CROCODILE.

will not fear? the Lord God hath strongest among beasts, and turn-spoken, who can but prophesy?

BULK AND APPEARANCE. eth not away for any.

Job xli, 31, 32, 18-21, 11. Ho Thus saith the LORD; As the shep- maketh the deep to boil like a Isa. V, 29. Their roaring shall herd taketh out of the mouth of be like a lion, they shall roar like the lion two legs, or a piece of an

pot: he maketh the sea like a pot young lions: yea, they shall roar, car, so shall the children of Israel to shine after him; one would

of ointment. Ile maketh a path and lay hold of the prey, and shall be taken out that dwell in Sacarry it away safe, and none shall maria in the corner of a bed, and his neesings á light doth shine,

think the deep to be hoary. By deliver it.

in Damascus in a conch. Isa. xxi, 8. And he cried, A lion:

and his eyes are like the eyelids

Micah v, 8. And the remnant of of the morning. Out of his mouth My lord, I stand continually upon Jacob shall be among the Gentiles go burning lamps, and sparks of tho watchtower in the daytime, in the midst of many people as a fire leap out. Out of his nostrils and I am set in my ward whole lion among the beasts of the forest, goeth smoke, as out of a seething nights.

as a young lion among tho flocks pot or caldron. His breath kindIsa. xxxviii, 13. I reckoned till of sheep: who, if he go through, leth coals, and a flame goeth out morning, that, as a lion, so will he both treadeth down, and teareth of his mouth. Who hath preventbreak all my bones: from day cren in pieces, and none can deliver. ed me, that I should repay him to night wilt thou make an end of

Nahum ii, 11-13. Where is the achatsoever is under the whole me.

dwelling of the lions, and the heaven is mine. Jer. iv, 7. The lion is come up feeding place of the young lions, from his thicket, and the destroy- where the lion, eren the old lion,

IMPENETEABLE SCALES. er of the Gentiles is on his way; walked, and the lion's whelp, and Job xli, 7, 12-17, 23, 26-30. Canst he is gone forth from his place to none made them afraid? The lion thou fill his skin with barbed make thy land desolate; and thy did tear in pieces enough for his irons? or his head with fish spears cities shall be laid waste, without whelps, and strangled for his lion- I will not conceal his parts, nor an inhabitant.

esses, and filled his holes with his power, nor his comely proporJer. xii, S. Mine heritage is unto prey, and his dens with ravin. tion. Who can discover the face me as a lion in the forest; it crieth Behold, I am against theo, saith of his garment? or who can como out against me: therefore have I the LORD of hosts, and I will to him with his double bridle! hated it.

burn her chariots in the smoke, Who can open the doors of his Jer, xxv, 38. He hath forsaken and the sword shall devour thy face? his teeth are terrible round his covert, as the lion: for their young lions: and I will cut off thy about. His scales arc his pride, land is desolate because of the prey from the earth, and the voice shut up together as with a close fierceness of the oppressor, and of thy messengers shall no more seal. Ono is so near to another, because of his fierce anger. be heard.

that no air can come between Jer. xlix, 19. Behold, he shall 2 Tim. iv, 17. Notwithstanding them. They are joined one to come up like a lion from the swell- the Lord stood with me, and another, they stick together, that

The ing of Jordan against the habita- strengthened me; that by me the they cannot be sundered. tion of the strong: but I will sud- preaching might be fully known, flakes of his flesh are joined togedenly make him run away from and that all the Gentiles might ther: they are firm in themselves:

The her: and who is a chosen man, hear; and I was delivered out of they cannot be moved.

sword of him that layeth at hiin that I may appoint over her? for the mouth of the lion. who is like me? and who will ap

cannot hold; the spear, the dart,

1 Pet. v, 8. Be sober, be vigilant; nor the habergeon. He esteempoint me the time? and who is because your adversary the devil, eth iron as straw, and brass as that shepherd that will stand be

as a roaring lion, walketh about, rotten wood. The arrow cannot fore me?

seeking whom he may devour. make him flee: slingstones are Jcr. li, 38. They shall roar to

Rev. iv, 7. And the first beast turned with him into stubble. gether like lions: they shall yell was like a lion, and the second Darts are counted as stubble: ho as lions' whelps.

beast like a calf, and the third laugheth at the shaking of a spear. Ezek. xix, 2, 3, 5, 6. And say, beast had a face as a man, and the Sharp stones are under him: ho What is thy mother? A lioness: fourth beast was like a flying spreadeth sharp pointed things she lay down among lions, she eagle.

upon the mire. nourished her whelps among Rev. v, 5. And one of the elders

UNTAMABLE. young lions.

And she brought saith unto me, Weep not: behold, up one of her whelps: it became the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the

Job xli, 1-6, 8-10,22, 24, 25, 33, 34. a young lion, and it learned to Root of David, hath prevailed to Canst thou draw out leviathan catch the prey; it devoured men.

open the book, and to loose the with an hook? or his tongue with Now when she saw that she had seven seals thereof.

a cord which thou lettest down? waited, and her hope was lost,

Canst thou put an hook into his then she took another of her Rev. x, 3. And cried with a loud nose? or boro his jaw through whelps, and made him a young voice, as when a lion roareth: and with a thorn? Will he make lion. And he went np and down when he had cried, seven thunders many supplications unto thee? among the lions, he became a uttered their voices.

will he speak soft words unto young lion, and learned to catch

Dan. ví, 24. And the king com- thee? Will he make a covenant the prey, and devoured men,

manded, and they brought those with thee? wilt thou take him Joel i. 6. For a nation is come men which had accused Daniel, for a servant for ever? Wilt thou up upon my land, strong, and I and they cast them into the den I play with him as with a bird? or

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