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Micah vii, 1. Woe is me! for I am as when they have gathered the summer fruits, as the grapegleanings of the vintage: there is no cluster to eat; my soul desired the first ripe fruit.

Amos ix, 13. Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that the ploughman shall overtake the reaper, and the treader of grapes him that soweth seed; and the mountains shall drop sweet wine, and all the hills shall melt

earth; for her grapes are fully ripe. And the angel thrust in his sickle into the earth, and gathered the vine of the earth, and cast it into the great wine-press of the wrath of God.

(WINE, See under DIET AND
DRESS.)
2nd.
TREES, ETC.

Gen. xlix, 22. Joseph is a fruitful bough, even a fruitful bough by a well, whose branches run over the wall.

2 Kings xix, 26. They were as the green herb, as the grass on the house tops, and as corn blasted before it be grown

up.

Ezek. xxxi. 14. To the end that

none of all the trees by the waters

Rev. xiv, 17--19. And another exalt themselves for their height, falleth, there it shall be.

angel came out of the temple which is in heaven, he also having a sharp sickle. And another angel came out from the altar, which had power over fire; and cried with a loud cry to him that had the sharp sickle, saying, Thrust in thy sharp sickle, and gather

the clusters of the vine of the

Job xiv, 7, 9. For there is hope of a tree, if it be cut down, that it will sprout again, and that the tender branch thereof will not Yet through the scent of cease. water it will bud, and bring forth boughs like a plant.

Job xviii, 16. His roots shall be dried up beneath, and above shall his branch be cut off.

Job xix, 10. He hath destroyed me on every side, and I am gone; and mine hope hath he removed like a tree.

Ps. xcii, 14. They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be fat and flourishing.

sown; yea, their stock shall not
take root in the earth: and he
shall also blow upon them, and
they shall wither, and the whirl-as a forest?
wind shall take them away as
stubble.

Job viii, 16, 17. He is green before the sun, and his branch shall come unto thee, the fir-tree, Isa. Ix. 13. The glory of Lebanon shooteth forth in his garden. His roots are wrapt about the heap,gether, to beautify the place of the pine-tree, and the box tound seeth the place of stones.

Isa. x, 19. And the rest of the trees of his forest shall be few, that a child may write them.

Ezek. xv, 6. Therefore thus saith the Lord Gop; As the vine tree among the trees of the forest, which I have given to the fire for fuel, so will I give the inhabitants of Jerusalem.

Isa. xl. 24. Yea, they shall not be planted; yea, they shall not be

the thick boughs, neither their
neither shoot up their top among
trees stand up in their height, all
that drink water: for they are all
delivered unto death, to the nether
parts of the earth, in the midst of
the children of men, with them
that go down to the pit.

Luke xxiii. 31. For if they do
these things in a green tree, what
shall be done in the dry?

Isa. lv, 13. Instead of the thorn shall come up the fir-tree, and instead of the brier shall come up the myrtle-tree: and it shall be to the LORD for a name, for an everlasting sign that shall not be cut off.

little while, and Lebanon shall be turned into a fruitful field, and the fruitful field shall be esteemed

my sanctuary; and I will make
the place of my feet glorious.

Isa. xxxiii, 9. The earth mourneth and languisheth; Lebanon is ashamed and hewn down; Sharon is like a wilderness; and Bashau and Carmel shake off their fruits.

FORESTS.

2 Sam. xviii, 9. And Absalom met the servants of David. And Absalom rode upon a mule, and the mule went under the thick boughs of a great oak, and his head caught hold of the oak, and he was taken up between the heaven and the earth; and the mule that was under him went away.

FELLING.

Eccles. xi, 3. If the tree fall tonorth, in the place where the tree ward the south, or toward the

Matth. ii, 10. And now also the
axe is laid unto the root of the
ORNAMENTAL TREES.
trees: therefore every tree which
Isa. xli, 19, 20. I will plant in bringeth not forth good fruit is
the wilderness the cedar, the shit-hewn down, and cast into the fire.
tah-tree, and the myrtle, and the
oil-tree; I will set in the desert
the fir-tree, and the pine, and the
box-tree together: That they may
see, and know, and consider, and
understand together,that the hand
of the LORD hath done this, and
the Holy One of Israel hath cre-
ated it.

FORESTS MENTIONED IN
SCRIPTURE.

BASHAN.

Isa. i, 13. And upon all the cedars of Lebanon, that are high and lifted up, and upon all the oaks of Bashan.

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Isa. x. 33, 34. Behold, the Lord, the LORD of hosts, shall lop the bough with terror, and the high ones of stature shall be hewn down, and the haughty shall be humbled. And he shall cut down the thickets of the forests with iron, and Lebanon shall fall by a mighty one.

Isa. xxix, 17. Is it not yet a very Lebanon.

three hundred shields of beaten 1 Kings x, 17. And he made gold; three pound of gold went to one shield: and the king put them in the house of the forest of

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OF THE SOUTH.

Ezek. xx, 46, 47. Son of man, set thy face toward the south, and drop thy word toward the south, and prophesy against the forest of the south field; And say to the forest of the south, Hear the word of the LORD; Thus saith the Lord GOD, Behold, I will kindle a fire in thee, and it shall devour every green tree in thee, and every dry tree: the flaming flame shall not be quenched, and all faces from the south to the north shall be burnt therein.

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Isa. i, 29, 30. For they shall be ashamed of the oaks which ye have desired, and ye shall be confounded for the gardens that ye have chosen. For ye shall be as an oak whose leaf fadeth, and as a garden that hath no water.

Isa, Ixi, 11. For as the earth bringeth forth her bud, and as the garden causeth the things that are sown in it to spring forth; so the Lord GoD will cause right eousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations.

Cant. 11, 3. As the apple-tree among the trees of the wood, so is my beloved among the sons. I sat down under his shadow with great delight, and his fruit was sweet to my taste.

Cant. iv, 12, 16. A garden inclosed is my sister, my spouse; a spring shut up, a fountain sealed. Awake, O north wind; and come, thou south; blow upon my garden, that the spices thereof may flow

Hos. ii, 12. And I will destroy her vines and herfig-trees, whereof she hath said, These are my rewards that my lovers have given me: and I will make them a forest, and the beasts of the field shall eat them.

Joel i, 7. He hath laid my vine waste, and barked my fig-tree: he hath made it clean bare, and cast it away; the branches thereof are made white.

HEBREW LAW.

Lev. xix, 23-25. And when y shall come into the land, and sha have planted all manner of tre for food, then ye shall connt the fruit thereof as uncircumcised: three years shall it be as ubercumcised unto you; it shall not be eaten of. But in the foamb year all the fruit thereof shall be bo to praise the LORD withal. An) in the fifth year shall ye eat of the fruit thereof, that it may yiel unto you the increase thereal: I am the LORD your God.

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Lev. xxv, 14-17. And if the sell ought unto thy neighbour buyest ought of thy neighbors hand, ye shall not oppress 02 Xother. According to the LEES of years after the jubilee to shalt buy of thy neighbor, according unto the number years of the fruits be shale. unto thee. According to the E titude of years thou shalt increse the price thereof, and acotas to the fewness of years the1s diminish the price of it: for co“) ing to the number of the pers the fruits doth be sell unto thee Ye shall not therefore oppre another; but thou shalt fear t God: for I am the LORD fut God.

Luke vi, 43, 44. For a good tree bringeth not forth corrupt fruit; neither doth a corrupt tree bring bring forth good fruit. For every tree is known by his own fruit: for of thorns men do not gather figs, nor of a bramble-bush gather they grapes.

Deut. xx, 19, 20. When f shalt besiege a city a long med making war against it to take thou shalt not destroy the s thereof by forcing an are a them: for thou mayest eat c and thou shalt not cut them do (for the tree of the field is life.) to employ them in the st Only the trees which thot kook est that they be not trees meat, thou shalt destroy and s them down; and thon skalt th bulwarks against the cy maketh war with thee, uti subdued.

Mark xi, 14. And Jesus answered and said unto it, No man eat fruit of thee hereafter for ever. And his disciples heard it.

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JUNIPER.

1 Kings xix, 4. But he [Elijah} himself went a day's journey into the wilderness, and came and sat down under a juniper tree: and he requested for himself that be might die. . . . . .

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with frost. Amos vii, 14. Then answered Amos, and said to Amaziah, I was Deut. vi, 11. . . . . . Vineyards no prophet, neither was I a pro

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TEIL

Isa. vi, 13. As a t tree, and as an oak, whose sab their leaves: so the holy send slo stance is in them, when they cust be the substance thereof.

WILLOW.

Job xl, 22. The shady tree cover him with their shadow; te willows of the brook compass about.

Isa.xliv, 4. And they shall spr up as among the grass, as widen by the water courses.

Ezek. xvii. 5. He took also / the seed of the land, and plante it in a fruitful field; he placed th great waters, and set it as a wà low tree.

HERBS AND SHRUBS MENTIONED IN SCRIPTURE ALOES AND CALAMUS, MY135,

SAFFRON, SPIKESAED. Cant. iii, 6. Who is this the cometh out of the wilderness le pillars of smoke, pertumed i myrrh and frankincense, with powders of the merchant?

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Cant. iv, 14... Myrrh and aloes, with all the chief spices.

Prov. vii, 17. I have pertan my bed with myrrh, alves, a2 cinnamon.

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And there came

John xix, 39. also Nicodemus, which at the firs came to Jesus by night, brought a mixture of myrrha aloes, about an hundred poun weight.

ANISE, CUMMIN, AND MINT. Matth. xxiii, 23. Wee uu'aȚ scribes and Pharisees, hypocr.299 for ye pay tithe of mint and som and cummin, and have ozÄTM the weightier matters of the las

CUCUMBER, GARLICK, LELKS,
MELON, ONIONS.

Num. xi, 5. We remember fish which we did eat in Eg freely; the cucumbers, and Le melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlick.

CASSIA.

Ps. xlv, 8 All thy garmen smell of myrrh, and aloes. cassia, out of the ivory palacs whereby they have made for glad.

FITCHES. Isa. xxviii 27. For the fic

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