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upon the earth. For I am the UNCLEAN.

Lev.xi, 23-25, 29-38, 41-45. But all LORD that Iringeth you up out of Lev. xi, 10–12. And all that have other flying croeping things, which the land of Exypt, to be your God: not fins and scales in the seas, and have four feet, shall be an abomin- ye shall therefore bo holy, for I in the rivers, of all that move in ation unto you. And for these ye am holy. the waters, and of any living thing shall be unclean: whosoever touchwhich is in the waters, they shall eth the carcase of them shall be

THE HERD. be an abomination unto you: They unclean until the


CALF. shall be even an abomination unto whosoever beareth ought of the

KILLED AS A LUXURY. you; ye shall not eat of their flesh,

carcase of them shall wash his but ye shall have their carcases clothes, and be unclean until the

Gen. xviii, 7. And Abraham ran in abomination, Whatsoever even. These also shall be unclean tender and good, and gave it unto

unto the herd, and fetcht a calf hath no fins nor scales in the unto you among the creeping a young man; and he hasted to waters, that shall be an abomina- things that creep upon the earth; tion unto you.

dress it. the weasel, and the mouse, and Deut. xiv, 10. And whatsoever the tortoise after his kind, And

1 Sam. vi, 10. And the men did hath not fins and scales ye may the ferret, and the chameleon, and so; and took two milch kine, and not eat; it is unclean unto you. the lizard, and the snail, and the tied them to the cart, and shut up

mole. These are unclean to you their calves at home. FOWLS.

among all that creep: whosoever 1 Sam. xxviii, 24. And the wodoth touch them, when they be man had a fat calf in the house;

dead, shall be unclean until the and she hasted, and killed it, and Deut. xiv, 11, 20. of_all clean even. And upon whatsoever any took flour, and kneaded it, and birds ye shall eat. Lut of all of them, when they are dead, did bake unleavened bread thereclean fowls ye may eat.

doth fall, it shall be unclean; of.
whether it be any vessel of wood,

Isa. xxvii, 10.


or raiment, or skin, or sack. what shall the calf feed, and there shall Lev. xi, 13-20. And these are soever vessel it be, wherein any he lie down, and consuine the they which ye shall have in abom- work is done, it must be put into branches thereof. ination among the fowls; they shall water, and it shall be unclean un

Hosea xiv, 2.

So will not be eaten, they are an abomin til the even; so it shall be cleansed. ation: the eagle, and the ossifrage, And every earthen vessel, where we render the calves of our lips. and the ospray, And the vulture, into any of them falleth, whatso- Mal, iv, 2.

And ye shall and the kite after his kind; Every ever is in it shall be unclean; and go forth, and grow up as calves of raven after his kind; And the owl, ye shall break it. Of all meat the stall. and the night hawk, and the which may be eaten, that on Luke xv, 27, 30. And he said cuckoo, and the hawk after his which such water cometh shall be unto him, Thy brother is come; kind, And the little owl, and the unclean: and all drink that may and thy father hath killed the cormorant, and the great owl, be drunk in every such vessel fatted calf, because he hath reAnd the swan, and the pelicun, shall be unclean. And everyceived him safe and sound. But and the gier eagle, And the stork, thing whereupon any part of their as soon as this thy son was come, the heron after her kind, and the carcase falleth shall be unclean; / which hath devoured thy living lapwing, and the bat. All fowls whether it be oven, or ranges for with harlots, thou hast killed for that creep, going upon all four, pots, they shall be broken down: him the fatted calf. shall be an abomination unto you. for they are unclean, and shall be

unclean unto you. Nevertheless Deut. xiv. 12-19. But these are a fountain or pit, wherein there is

BULLS. they of which yo shall not eat; the eagle, and the ossifrage, and the that which toucheth their carcase plenty of water, shall be clean: but

Ps. xxil, 12. Many bulls have ospray, And the glede, and the

shall be unclean. And if any part compassed me: strong bulls of kind, And every raven after his sowing seed which is to be sown, kite, and the vulture after his of their carcase fall upon any Bashan have beset me round. kind, And the owl, and the night it shall be clean.

P3. Ixviii, 30. Rebuke the com

But if any pany of spearmen, the multitude hawk, and the cuckoo, and the hawk after his kind, The little any part of their carcase fall people, till every one submit him

water be put upon the seed, and of the bulls, with the calves of the owl, and the great owl, and the thereon, it shall be unclean unto self with pieces of silver: scatter swan, And the pelican, and the gier cagle, and the cormorant, on: And every creeping thing thou the people that delight in And the stork, and the heron after shall be an abomination; it shall

that creepeth upon the earth war. her kind, and the lapwing, and the not be eaten. Whatsoever goeth

Jer. xxxi, 19. I have surely bat. And every creeping thing

heard Ephraim bemoaning himthat flieth is unclean unto you: goeth upon all four, or whatsoever and I was chastised, as a bullock upon the belly, and whatsoever

self thus, Thou hast chastised me, they shall not be eaten.

hath more feet among all creep- unaccustomed to the yoke: turn

ing things that creep upon the thou me, and I shall be turned; CREEPING THINGS.

earth, them ye shall not eat; for for thou art the Lord my God.

they are an abomination. Ye
shall not make yourselves abom-

Jer. 1, 11. Because ye were glad, Lev. xi, 21, 22. Yet these may inable with any creeping thing because yo rejoiced, o ye deyo eat of every flying creeping that creepeth, neither shall ye stroyers of mine heritage, because thing that goeth upon all four, make yourselves unclean with ye are grown filt as the heifer at which have legs above their feet, them, that ye should be defiled grass, and bellow as bulls. to leap withal upon the earth; thereby. For I am the LORD your Jer. III, 20. The two pillars, one Even these of them ye may eat, God: ye shall therefore sanctify sea, and twelve brasen bulls that the locust after his kind, and the yourselves, and ye shall be holy; were under the bases, which king bald locust after his kind, and the for I am holy: neither shall ye de- Solomon had made in the house of beetle after his kind, and the file yourselves with any manner the LORD: the brass of all these grasshopper after his kind. of creeping thing that creepeth I vessels was without weight,


Ezek. xxxix, 18. Ye shall eat the a wagon for two of the princes, in, but that he hath killed a man flesh of the mighty, and drink the and for each one an ox: and or a woman; the ox shall be stoned, blood of the princes of the earth, they brought them before the and his owner also shall be put to of rams, of lambs, and of goats, tabernacle.

death. If there be laid on him a of bullocks all of them fatlings of

Deut. v, 14. But the seventh day sum of money, then he shall give Basban,

is the sabbath of the LORD thy for the ransom of his life whatso

God: in it thou shalt not do any ever is laid upon him. Whether CATTLE.

work, thou, nor thy son, nor thy he have gored a son, or have gored A VERY GENERAL POSSES. daughter, nor thy manservant, a daughter, according to this SION. nor tly maidservant, nor thine ox. judgment shall it be done unto

him. If the ox shall push a manDeut. xxviii, 4, 18, 31. Blessed

1 Sam. vi, 7. Now therefore servant or maidservant; he shall shall be the fruit of thy body, and make a new cart, and take two give unto their master thirty the fruit of thy ground, and the milch kine, on which there hath shekels of silver, and the ox shall fruit of thy cattle, the increase of come no yoke, and tie the kine to be stoned. And if a man shall thy kine, and the flocks of thy the cart, and bring their calves open a pit, or if a man shall dig a sheep. Cursed shall be the fruit home from them.

pit, and not cover it, and an ox or of thy body, and the fruit of thy land, the increase of thy kine, and

2 Sam. vi, 6. And when they an ass fall therein; The owner of the

came to Nachon's threshingfloor, pit shall make it good, and give the flocks of thy sleep. Thine ox Uzzah put forth his hand to the money unto the owner of them; and thon shalt not eat thereof: for the oxen shook it. shall be slain before thine eyes ark of God, and took hold of it; and the dead beast shall be his.

And if one man's ox hurt another's thine ass shall be violently taken

1 Kin. xix, 19. So he departed the live ox, and divide the money

that he die: then they shall sell away from before thy face, and shall not be restored to thee: thy thence, and found Elisha the son

of it; and the dead ox also they sheep shall be given unto thine of Shaphat, who was ploughing shall divide. Or if it be known enemies, and thou shalt have none with twelvo yoke of ocen before that the ox hath used to push in

him, and he with the twelfth: and time past, and his owner hath not to rescue them.

Elijah passed by him, and cast his kept him in; he shall surely pay 1 Sam. XY, 9, 14, 15. But Saul mantle upon him. and the people spared Agag, and the best of the sheep, and of tho that were nigh them, even unto

1 Chron, xii, 40. Moreover they his own.

ox for ox; and the dead shall be oxen, and of the fatlings, and the Issachar and Zebulun and Naph. liver unto his

neighbour an ass,

Exod. xxii, 10, 11. If a man delambs, and all that was good, and tali, brought bread on asses, and would not utterly destroy them: on camels, and on mules, and on

or an ox, or a sheep, or any beast, refase, that they destroyed utterly: figs, 'and bunches of raisins, and bat every thing that was vile and oxen, and meat, meal, cakes of to keep; and it die, or be hurt

, or

driven away, no man sceing it: And Samuel said, What meaneth

Then shall an oath of the LORD be then this bleating of the sheep in wine, and oil, and oxen, and sheep between them both, that he hath oxen which I hear? And Saul

bour's goods, and the owner of it said, They have brought them

P3. cxliv, 14. That our oxen shall accept thereof, and he shall froin the Amalekites: for the peo- may be strong to labour; that there not make it good. ple spared the best of the eep

be no breaking in, nor going out; and of the oxen, to sacrifice unto that there be no complaining in thine enemy's ox or his ass going

Exod. xxiii, 4,5. If thou meet the LORD thy God; and the rest our streets.

astray, thou shalt surely bring it we have utterly destroyed.

Prov. xiv, 4. Where no oxen back to him again. If thou see 1 Chron. v, 9. And eastward he are, the crib is clean: but much the ass of him that hateth theo

and inhabited unto the entering in of increase is by the strength of the lying under his burden, the wilderness from the river ox.

wouldest forbear to help him, Euphrates: because their cattle Jer. I1, 23. I will also break in thou shalt surely help with him. were multiplied in the land of pieces with theo the shepherd and Gilead.

his flock; and with thee will I PASTURE GROUND. Job xxiv, 3. They drive away break in pieces the husbandman

Gen. xlvii, 4. They said morethe ass of the fatherless, they and his yoko of oxen; and with over unto Pharaoh, For to sojourn take the widow's ox for a pledge thee will I break in pieces cap- in the land are we come; for thy

tains and rulers. Job xlii, 12. So the LORD blessed

servants have no pasture for their

Hos. iv, 16. For Israel slideth flocks; for the famine is sore in the latter end of Job more than back as a backsliding heifer: now the land of Canaan: now therefore, bis beginning: for he had fourteen the LORD will feed them as a lamb we pray thee, let thy servants thousand sheep, and six thousand in a large place.

dwell in the land of Goshen. Camels, and a thousand yoke of oken, and a thousand she asses. Luke xiv, 19. And another said,

Num. xxxii, 1-5. Now the chil. I have bought five yoke of oxen, dren of Reuben and the children Ps. lxxviii, 48. He gave up and I go to prove them: I pray of Gad had a very great multitude their cattle also to the hail, and thee have me excused.

of cattle: and when they saw the their locks to hot thunderbolts.

land of Jazer, and the land of isa, vii, 21. And it shall come to

Gilead, that, behold, the place was

STATUTE. pass in that day, that a man

a place for cattle; The children of shall nourish a young cow, and

Exod. xxi, 28-36. If an ox gore Gad and the children of Reuben two sheep.

a man or a woman, that they die: came and spake unto Moses, and

then the ox shall be surely stoned, to Eleazar the priest, and unto the ox,

and his flesh shall not be eaten; princes of the congregation, say.

but the owner of the ox shall be ing, Ataroth, and Dibon, and USED FOR LABOUR.

quit. But if the ox were wont to Jazer, and Nimrah, and Heshbon, Fum. vil, 3. And they brought push with his horn in time past, and Elealeh, and Shebam, and their offering before the LORD, six and it hath been testified to his Nebo, an Beon, Even the councovered wagons, and twelve oxen; owner, and he hath not kept him'try which the LORD smote before

the congregation of Israel, is a Ezek. xxv, 4. ... They shall eat 1 Kin. i, 9. And Adonijah slev land for cattle, and thy servants thy fruit, and they shall drink thy sheep and oxen and fat cattle by have cattle: Wherefore, said they, milk.

the stone of Zoheleth, which is by if we have found grace in thy

En-rogel, and called all his breth sight, let this land be given unto MILK AND JIONEY. ren the king's sons, and all the thy servants for a possession, and


men of Judah the king's serbring us not over Jordan.


Deut. vi, 3. Ilear therefore, O Isa, xlix, 9. That thou mayest Israel, and observe to do it; that

1 Kin. iv, 23. Ten fat oxen, and say to the prisoners, Go forth; to it may be well with thee, and twenty oxen out of the pastures, them that are in darkness, Shew that ye may increase mightily, as and an hundred sheep, beside yourselves. They shall feed in the LORD God of thy fathers hath harts, and roe-bucks, and falluwthe ways, and their pustures shall promised thee, in the land that deer, and fatted fowl. be in all high places.

iloweth with milk and honey. 2 Chron. xviii, 2. And after cern DAIRY PRODUCE. Deut. xi, 9. And that ye may tain years he went down to Ahab

And Ahab killed Gen. xviii, 8. And he took butter, which the Lord sware unto your sheep and oxen for him in abund

prolong your days in the land, to Samaria, and milk, and the calf which he had fathers to give unto them and to ance, and for the people that he dressed, and set it before them; their seed, a land that floweth had with him, and persuaded and he stood by them under the with milk and honey.

him to go up with him to Ramothtree, and they did eat.

Deut. XXVI, 15. Look down from

gilead. Gen. xxxii, 15. Thirty milch thy holy habitation, from heaven,

Neh. v, 18. Now that which was camels with their colts, forty kine, and bless thy people Israel, and prepared for me daily was one os, and ten bulls, twenty she asses, the land which thou hast given and six choice sheep. and ten foals.

us, as thou swarest unto our Prov. vii, 22. He goeth after Gen. xlix, 12. ... And his teeth fathers, a land that floweth with her straightway, as an ox poeth white with milk. milk and honey.

to the slaughter, or as a fool to the Deut. xxxii, 14. Butter of kine, Deut. xxvii, 3. And thou shalt correction of the stocks. and milk of sheep, with fat of write upon them all the words of

Prov. xv, 17. Better is a dinner lumbs, and rams of the breed of this law, when thou art passed of herbs where love is, than a Rashan, and goats, with the fat of over, that thon mayest go in unto stalled ox and hatred therewith. kiness of wheat; and thvu didst the land which the Lord thy God

189. xxii, 13. And behold joy and drink the pure blood of the grape.giveth thee, a land that floweth Julges iv, 19. And he said unto with milk and honey; as the LORD I gladness, slaying oxen and killing

sheep, eating flesh and drinking her, Give me, I pray thee, a little God of thy fathers hath promised wine let us eat and drink, for to water to drink; for I am thirsty.


morrow we shall die. And she opened a bottle of milk, Deut. xxxi, 20. For when I shall and gave him driuk, and covered have brought them into the land lamb or an ox that is brought to

Jer. xi, 19. But I was like a him.

which I sware unto their fathers, the slaughter; and I knew not Judges, v, 25. He asked water, that floweth with milk and honey; that they had devised devices and she gave him milk; she and they shall have eaten and against me. brought forth butter in a lordly filled themselves, and waxen fat; dish. then will they turn unto other

Jer. xlvi, 20, 21. Egypt is like 1 Sam. xvii, 18. And carry these gods, and serve them, and provoke a very fair heifer, but destruction

cometh; it cometh out of the ten cheeses unto the captain of me, and break my covenant. their thousand, and look how thy

Jer. xi, 5. That I may perform the midst of her like fatted bull

north. Also her hired men are in brethren fare, and take their the oath which I have sworn un- ocks; for they also are turned pledge.

to your fathers, to give them a back, and are iled away together. 2 Sam. xvil, 29. ... And sheep, land flowing with milk and honey, they did not stand, because the and cheese of kine, for David, and as it is this day.

day of their calamity was come for the people that were with him, Jer. xxxii, 22. And hast given upon them, and the time of their to cat: for they said, The people them this land, which thon didst visitation. is hungry, an i weary, and thirsty, swear to their fathers togive them, in the wilderness. a land flowing with milk and let them go down to the slaughter:

Jer. I, 27. Slay all her bullocks: Job x, 10. Hast thou not poured honey.

woo unto them! for their day is me out as milk, and curdled me Ezek. xx, 6, 15. In the day that I come, the time of their visitation. like cheese? lifted up mine hand unto them,

Matth. xxii, 4, . . . Myoxen and Job xxix, 6. When I washed my to bring them forth of the land of staps with butter, and the rock Egypt into a land that I had espied my fatlings are killed, and all poured me out rivers of oil. for them, flowing with milk and things are ready. Ps. Iv, 21. The words of his honey, which is the glory of all

HORY. mouth were smoother than butter, hand unto them in the wilderness,

lands. Yet also I lifted up my but war es in his heart.

EMDLEM OF POWER, PRIDE, AXD that I would not bring them into Pror. xxx, 33. Surely the churn the land which I had given them,

PROTECTION ing of milk bringeth forth butter. flowing with milk and honey, ed, and said, My heart rejoicein

1 Sam. il, 1. And Hannah prayIsa. Ix, 16. Thou shalt also suck which is the glory of all lands. the milk of the Gentiles, and shult

in the LORD, mine horn is exalted suck the breast of kings: and thou KILLED FOR FOOD. in the Lord; my mouth is enlarged shult know that I the LORD am

over mine enemies; because I re

1 Sam. xiv, 34. And Saul said, thy Saviour and thy Redeemer, Disperse yourselves among the joice in thy salvation. the mighty One of Jacob.

people, and say unto them, Bring 2 Sam. xxii, 3. The God of my Lam. iv, 7. Her Yazarites were me hither every man his ox, and rock; in him will I trust: he is my

than snow, they were whiter every man his sheep, and slay shield, and the horn of my salvaLink them here, and eat.

tion, my high tower, and my re

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foze, my Saviour, thou savest me the horns of the Gentiles, which 2 Chron xxx, 24. For Ilezekiah trun violence.

lifted up their horn over ine land king of Judah did give to the con1 Kings xxil, 11. And Zedekiah of Judah to scatter it.

gregation a thousand bullocks the son of Chenaanah made him Luke 1, 69. And hath raised up the princes gave to the congrega

and seven thousand sheep; and borns of iron; and he said. Thus an horn of salvation for us in the

tion a thousand bullocks and ten with the LORD, With these shalt house of his servant David.

thousand sheep: and a thoi push the Syrians, until thou

great Rev. v, 6. And I beheld, and, 1o, number of priests sanctified themhave consumed them.

in the midst of the throne and of selves. P. Txix, 31. This also shall the four beasts, and in the midst please the Lord better than an ox of the elders, stood a Lamb as it the latter end of Job inore than

Job xlii, 12. So the Lord blessed up ballock that bath horns and had been slain, having seven his beginning: for he had fourteen boots. horns and seven eyes, which are

thousand sheep. P2, ITIV, 4, 5, 10. I said unto the the seven Spirits of God sent forth Sols, Deal not foolishly:and to the into all the earth.

Isa. xvi, 1. Send ye the lamb to

the ruler of the land from Sela to wicked, Lift not up the horn: Lift Rev.xiii, 1, 11. And I stood upon the wilderness, unto the mount of Dot up your horn on high: speak the sand of the sea, and saw a beast the daughter of Zion.

cith a stiff neck. All the rise up out of the sea, having seven borns of the wicked also will I cut heads and ten horns, and upon

WOOL. of: but the horns of the righteous his horns ten crowns, and upon his Ecod. XXV, 5. And rams' skins shall be exalted.

heads the name of blasphemy. dyed red, and badgers' skins, and Ps. Ixxxix, 17, 24. For thou art And I beheld another beast com- shittim wood. the glory of their strength: and in ing up out of the earth; and he

Judges vi, 37. Behold, I will put thy favour our horn shall be ex- had two horns like a lamb, and a fleece of wool in the floor, and altet. But my faithfulness and he spake as a dragon.

if the dew be on the fleece only, my mercy shall be with him: and

Rev. xvii, 12. And the ten horns and it be dry upon all the earth in my name shall his born be ex- which thou suwest are ten kings, beside, then shall I know that uted.

which have received no kingdom thou wilt save Israel by mine P3. cxii, 9. He hath dispersed, as yet; but receive power as kings hand, as thou hast said. be bath given to the poor; his one hour with the beast.

Job xxxi, 20. If his loins have rigoteousness endureth for ever;

not blessed me, and if he were his born shall be exalted with THE FLOCK. not warmed with the fleece of my nour.


sheep. Bs.cxlvlli, 14. He also exalteth


Prov. xxxi, 13. She seeketh wool, the horn of his people, the praise

Gen. xiii, 5.
And Lot also, with her hands.

and flax, and worketh willingly of all his saints, eren of the children of Israel, a people near unto

which went with Abram, had him. Praise ye the LORD.

Exck, xxxiv, 3. Ye eat the fat tlocks, and herds, and tents. Jer, xlviil, 25. The horn of Moab

Gen. xxiv, 35. And the LORD

and ye clothe you with the wool, is rut off, and his arm is broken, and he is becoine great, and he

ye kill them that are fed: but ye hath blessed my master greatly; fced not the flock. saith the LORD. hath given him docks, and herds,

Neb. xi, 37. They were stoned, Amos vi, 13. Ye which rejoice and silver, and gold, and men- they were sawn asunder, were in a thing of nought, which say, servants, and maiuservants, and teinpted, were

slain with the Have we not taken to us horns camels, and asses.

sword: they wandered about in by our own strength?

Gen. xxvi, 14. For he had pos- sheepskins and goatskins; being HORN, A PROPHETIC session of flocks, and possession of destituto, alllicted, tormenied.

herds, and great store of servants: SYMBOL.

FLESH. and the Philistines envied him. Dar, vil, 8, 24. I considered tho Exod. x, 9. And Moses said, We

1 Sam. XXV, 18. Then Abigail hors, and, behold, there came up will go with our young and with

made haste, and took two hunamong them another little horn, our old, with our sons and with wine, and tive sheep ready dress

dred loaves, and two bottles of before whom there were three of our daughters, with our flocks and

ed. the first horns plucked up by the with our herds will we go; for we ruots; and, behold, in this hornmust hold a feast unto the LORD.

1 Kin. i, 19. And he hath slain trere eyes like the eyes of man,

oxen and fat cattle and sheep in

1 Sam. xxv, 2. And there was a abundance, and hath called all the and a mouth speaking great things.

man in Maon, whose possessions sons of the king, and Abiatharthe And the ten horns out of this kingdom are ten kings that shall

were in Carmel; and the man was arise: and another shall rise after very great, and he had three priest, and Joab the captain of the thousand sheep, and a thousund bath he not called.

host: but Solomon thy servant them; and he shall be diverse from thefirst, and he shall subdue three goats.

Neh. V, 18. Now that which kings.

2 Sam. xii, 2. The rich man had

was prepared for me daily was one exceeding many flocks and Zech. I, 18, 19, 21. Then lifted I

ox and six choice sheep; also herds. up mine eyes, and saw, and be

fowls were prepared for me, and Lold four horns. And I said unto

2 Kin. iii, 4. And Mesha king of once in ten days store of all sorts the angel that talked with me,

Moab was a sheepmaster, and of wine: yet for all this required What be these? And he answered rendered unto the king of Israel not I the bread of the governor, me, These are the horns which an hundred thousand lambs, and because the bondage was heavy bave scattered Judah, Israel, and an hundred thousand rams, with upon this people. Jerusalem. Then said I, What the wool.

Isa. xxii, 13. And behold joy Come these to do? And he spake, 2 Chron, xiv, 15. They smote and gladness, .

and maying, These are the horns which also the tents of cattle, and carried | killing sheep, eating flesh, and have scattered Judah, so that no away sheep and camels in abun. drinking wine: let us eat and man did lift up his head: but these dance, and returned to Jerusa- drink; for to morrow are come to fray them, to cast outlem.


we shall

Jer, xil, 3. But thou, O LORD, Zech. xiil, 7. Awake, O sword, mouth; then we water the sheep. knowest me: thou hast seen me, against my shepherd, and against And it came to pass, When Jacob and tried mine heart toward the man that is my fellow, saith saw Rachel the daughter of Laban thee: pull them out like sheep for the LORD of hosts: smite the his mother's brother, and the the slaughter, and prepare them shepherd, and the sheep shall be sheep of Laban his mother's for the day of slaughter.

scattered; and I will turn mine brother, that Jacob went near, and hand upon the little ones.

rolled the stone from the well's SYMBOLS OF INNOCENCE Matth. ix, 36. But when he saw

mouth, and watered the flock of AND HELPLESSNESS. the multitudes, he was moved

Laban his mother's brother, Gen. xxii, 13. And Abraham

with compassion on them, be- Exod, ii, 16-19. Now the priest lifted up lois eyes, and looked, and cause they fainted, and were scat- of Midian had seven daughters: behold behind him a ram caught tered abroad, as sheep having no and they came and drew water, in a thicket by his horus: and shepherd.

and filled the troughs to water Abraham went and took the ram,

Matth. x, 6. But go rather to

their father's flock. And the and offered him up for a burnt the lost sheep of the house of shepherds came and drove them offering in the stead of his son. Israel.

away: but Moses stood up and

helped them, and watered their Num. xxvii, 17. Which may go Matth. XV, 24. But he answered flock. And when they came to out before them, and which may and said, I am not sent but unto Reuel their father, he said, How go in before them, and which the lost sheep of the house of is it that ye are come so soon to may lead them out, and which Israel.

day? And they said, An Egypmay bring them in; that the con

Mark ri, 34. And Jesus, when tian delivered us out of the hand gregation of the Lord be not as he came out saw much people, of the shepherds, and also drew sheep which have no shepherd. and was moved with compassion arater enough for us, and watered

1 Kin. xxii, 17. And he said, I toward them, because they were the flock. saw all Israel scattered upon the

as sheep not having a shepherd;
and he began to teach them many near unto him, and said, we will

Num. xxxii, 16. And they came hills, as sheep that have not a shepherd; and the Lord said, things.

build sheepfolds here for our cattle These have no master; let them

Acts vili, 32. The place of the and cities for our little ones. return every man to his house in scripture which he read was this,

Judg. v, 16. Why abodest thon peace. He was led as a sheep to the

among the sheepfolds, to hear the 2 Chron. xviii, 16. Then he said, slaughter and like a lombo dumb beatings of the flocks for the I did seo all' Israel scattered before his shearer, so opened le divisions of Reuben there were upon the mountains, as sheep not his mouth.

great searchings of heart. that have no shepherd; and the Rom. viii, 36. As it is written,

1 Chron. iv, 39, 40. And they LORD said, These have no master; For ihy sake we are killed all the went to the entrance of Gedor, let them return therefore every day long; we are counted as sheep eren unto the east side of the man to his house in peace. for the slaughter.

valley, to seek pasture for their Ps. xliv, 22. Yea, for thy sake 1 Pet. ii, 25. For ye were as

flocks. And they found fat pasture are we killed all the day long; sheep going astray; but are now

and good, and the land was wide, we are counted as sheep for the returned unto the 'Shepherd and and quiet, and peaceable; for they slaughter. Bishop of your souls.

of Ham had dwelt there of old. P3. cxix, 176. I have gone astray

Çant. i, 7, 8. Tell me, O thon like a lost sheep; seek thy servant; PASTURES AND FOLDS.

whom my soul loveth, where thou for I do not forget thy cominand- Gen. xxi, 28-30. And Abraham flock to rest at noon: for why

feedest, where thou makest thy ments.

set seven ewe lambs of the flock 'should I be as one that turneth Isa, liii, 7. He was oppressed, hy themselves. And Abimelech and he was afflicted, yet he open- said unto Abraham, What mean

aside by the flocks of thy comed not his mouth; he is brought these seven ewe lambs which thou fairest among women, go thy

panions? If thou know not, O as a lamb to the slaughter, and as thou hast set by themselves? And a sheep before her shearers is he said, For these seven ewe lambs way forth by the footsteps of the

flock, and feed thy kids beside dumb, solo openeth not his shalt thou take of my hand, that mouth.

the shepherds' tents. they may be a witness unto me, Jer. 1, 6, 17. My people hath that I have digged this well.

Çant. iv, 1. Behold, thou art been lost sheep: their shepherds

fair, my love; behold, thou art

Gen. xxix, 2, 3, 7, 8, 10. And fair; thou hast doves' eyes within have caused them to go astray, he looked, and behold a well in thy locks: thy hair is as a flock of they have turned them away on the field, and, lo, there were three goats, that appear from mount the mountains: they have gone flocks of sheep lying by it; for out Gilead. from mountain to hill, they have

of that well they watered the forgotten their restingplaco. Isflocks: and a great stone uas pon eyes from me, for they have over

Çant, vi, 5, 6. Turn away thine rael is a scattered sheep; the

the well's mouth. And thither lions have driven him away: first

come me: thy hair is as a flock of were all the flocks gathered: and the king of Assyria bath devoured

goats that appear from Gilead. him; and last this Nebuchadrezzar they rolled the stone from the king of Babylon hath broken Lis well's mouth, and watered the Thy teeth are as a flock of sheep

which go up from the washing, sheep, and put the stone again bones.

whereof every one beareth twins, upon the well's mouth in his Micah il, 12. I will surely as- place. And he said, Lo, it is yet amd there is not one barren among

them. semble, O Jacob, all of thee; I will high day, neither is it time that surely gather the remnant of Is- the cattle should be gathered to- Ezek. xxvii, 21. Arabia, and all rael; I will put them together as gether: water ye the sheep, and the princes of Kedar, they occu

pied with thee in lambs, and rams, the sheep of Bozrah, as the flock go and feed them. And they said, in the midst of their fold: they We cannot, until all the flocks be and goats: in these were they thy shall make great noise by reason gathered together, and till they merchants. of the multitude of men,

roll the stone from the well's Excl. xxxiv, 14, 15. I will seed


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