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my Lord. Sit thou at my right hand, until I make thine enemies thy footstool.

Eccles. x. 2. A wise man's heart is at his right hand; but a fool's

heart at his left.

Isa. Ixiii, 12. That led them by the right hand of Moses with his glorious arm. . . . . .

Jer. xxii, 24. As I live, saith the LORD, though Coniah the son of Jehoiakim king of Judah were the

signet upon my right hand, yet would I pluck thee thence.

Matth. v, 30. And if thy right hand offend thee, cut it off, and cast it from thee. . . . .

Mark xiv, 62. And Jesus said, I am: and ye shall see the Son of man sitting on the right hand of power, and coming in the clouds

of heaven.

Mark xvi, 19. So then after the Lord had spoken unto them, he was received up into heaven, and sat on the right hand of God.

Daniel v, 5. In the same hour came forth fingers of a man's hand, and wrote over against the candlestick upon the plaister of the wall of the king's palace: and the king saw the part of the hand that wrote.

aside from the multitude, and put Mark vii, 33. And he took him his fingers into his ears, and he spit, and touched his tongue.

John viii, 6. This they said, tempting him, that they might

have to accuse him. But Jesus wrote on the ground, as though stooped down, and with his finger he heard them not.

to you handfuls of ashes of the furnace, and let Moses sprinkle it toward the heaven in the sight of Pharaoh.

Ruth it, 16. And let fall also some of the handfuls of purpose for her, and leave them, that she not. may glean them, and rebuke her

1 Kings xvii, 12. And she said, As the LORD thy God liveth, I have not a cake, but an handful of meal in a barrel, and a little

oil in a cruse. . . . .

sent unto him, and said, The gods 1 Kings xx, 10. And Ben-hadad do so unto me, and more also, if the dust of Samaria shall suffice for handfuls for all the people that

John xx, 25. The other disciples therefore said unto him, We have seen the Lord. But he said unto follow me. them, Except I shall see in his hands the print of the nails, and put my finger into the print of the nails, and thrust my hand into his side, I will not believe.

Exod. vill, 19. Then the magicians said unto Pharaoh, This is the finger of God. . . . .

Acts vii, 55, 56. But he, being full of the Holy Ghost, looked up stedfastly into heaven, and saw the glory of God, and Jesus stand- 1 Kings xii, 10. . . . Thus shalt ing on the right hand of God, thou say unto them, My little And said, Behold, I see the heav-finger shall be thicker than my ens opened, and the Son of man father's loins. standing on the right hand of God.

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Ps. cxliv, 1. Blessed be the LORD my strength, which teacheth my hands to war, and my fingers to fight.

Prov. vii, 3. Bind them upon thy fingers, write them upon the table of thine heart.

Isa. Iviii, 9. Then shalt thou call, and the LORD shall answer; thou shalt cry, and he shall say, Here I am. If thou take away from the midst of thee the yoke, the putting forth of the finger, and speaking vanity.

Luke xi, 20. But if I with the finger of God cast out devils, no doubt the kingdom of God is come upon you.

NAILS.

Deut. xxi, 12. Then thou shalt

bring her home to thine house; and she shall shave her head, and pare her nails.

Dan. iv, 33. The same hour was the thing fulfilled upon Nebuchadnezzar: and he was driven from men, and did eat grass as oxen, and his body was wet with the dew of heaven, till his hairs were grown like eagles' feathers, and his nails like bird's claws.

HANDFUL.

Gen. xli, 47. And in the seven plenteous years the earth brought forth by handfuls.

Exod. ix, 8. And the LORD said unto Moses and unto Aaron, Take

handful of corn in the earth upon Ps. lxxii, 16. There shall be an the top of the mountains; the fruit thereof shall shake like

Lebanon......

Eccles. iv, 6. Better is an hand

ful with quietness, than both the hands full with travail and vexation of spirit.

Jer. ix, 22. Speak, thus saith the LORD, Even the carcases of men field, and as the handful after the shall fall as dung upon the open harvest man, and none shall gather them.

Ezek. xiii, 19. And will ye pollute me among my people for handbread. . . . . . fuls of barley and for pieces of

BOSOM OR BREAST.

Exod. iv, 6. And the LORD said furthermore unto him, Put now thine hand into thy bosom. And he put his hand into his bosom: and when he took it out, behold, his hand was leprous as snow.

1 Kings iii, 20. And she arose at midnight, and took my son from beside me, while thine handmaid slept, and laid it in her bosom, and laid her dead child in my bosom.

Luke xviii, 13. And the publican, standing afar off, would not lift up so much as his eyes unto heaven, but smote upon his breast, saying, God be merciful to me a sinner.

Luke xxiii, 48. And all the people that came together to that sight, beholding the things which were done, smote their breasts, and returned.

John xiii, 25. He then lying on Jesus' breast saith unto him, Lord, who is it?

Jer. xxxii, 18. Thou showest loving-kindness unto thousands, and recompensest the iniquity of the fathers into the bosom of their children after them; the Great, the

Mighty God, the LORD of hosts, is his name.

Luke vi, 38. Give, and it shall be given unto you; good measure, pressed down, and shaken together, and running over, shall men give into your bosom. . . . .

Luke xvi, 22, 23. And it came to pass, that the beggar died, and was carried by the angels into Abraham's bosom: the rich man also died, and was buried; And in hell he lift up his eyes, being in torments, and seeth Abraham afar off, and Lazarus in his bosom.

ВАСК.

1 Sam. x, 9. And it was so, that,

when he had turned his back to go from Samuel, God gave him another heart: and all those signs came to pass that day.

LOINS

Gen. xxxvii, 34. And Jacob rent his clothes, and put sackcloth upon his loins, and mourned for his son many days.

Exod. xxviii, 42. And thou shalt make them linen breeches to cover their nakedness; from the loins even unto the thighs they shall reach.

1 Kings xii, 10. And the young men that were grown up with him spake unto him, saying, Thus shalt thou speak unto this people that spake unto thee, saying, Thy father made our yoke heavy, but make thou it lighter unto us; thus little finger shall be thicker than shalt thou say unto them, My my father's loins.

1 Kings xx, 31. And his servants said unto him, Behold now, we have heard that the kings of the house of Israel are merciful kings: let us, I pray thee, put sackcloth on our loins, and ropes upon our heads, and go out to the king of Israel, peradventure he will save thy life.

Ezek. viii, 16. And he brought me into the inner court of the LORD's house; and, behold, at the door of the temple of the LORD, between the porch and the altar, were about five and twenty men, with their backs toward the temple of the LORD, and their faces countenance was changed, and his Dan. v, 6. Then the king's toward the east; and they wor-thoughts troubled him, so that the shipped the sun toward the east: joints of his loins were loosed, and his knees smote one against another.

1 Kings xiv, 9. But hast done

Ps. lxvi, 11. Thou broughtest us

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Gen. xxxv, 11. And God said unto him, I am God Almighty; be fruitful and multiply: a nation, and a company of nations, shall be of thee, and kings shall come out of thy loins.

Gen. xlvi, 26. All the souls that came with Jacob into Egypt, which came out of his loins, besides Jacob's sons' wives, all the souls were threescore and six.

1 Kings viii, 19. Nevertheless, thou shalt not build the house; out of thy loins, he shall build the but thy son that shall come forth house unto my name.

had sworn with an oath to him, that Acts ii, 30. Therefore being a prophet, and knowing that God to the flesh, he would raise up of the fruit of his loins, according

Christ to sit on his throne.

evil above all that were before into the net; thou laidest afflicthey that are of the sons of Levi,

thee: for thou hast gone and made thee other gods, and molten images, to provoke me to anger, and hast cast me behind thy

back.

Ps. xxi, 12. Therefore shalt thou make them turn their back, when thou shalt make ready thine arrows upon thy strings against the face of them.

P3. cxxix, 3. The plowers plowed upon my back: they made long their furrows.

Prov. x, 13. In the lips of him that hath understanding wisdom is found: but a rod is for the back of him that is void of understanding.

Isa. 1, 6. I gave my back to the smiters, and my cheeks to them that plucked off the hair: I hid not my face from shame and spitting.

Jer. xviii, 17. I will scatter them as with an east wind before the enemy; I will shew them the back, and not the face, in the day of their calamity.

Jer. xxxii, 33. And they have

tion upon our loins.

Ps. lxix, 23. Let their eyes be darkened, that they see not; and make their loins continually to

shake.

Isa. xxi, 3. Therefore are my loins filled with pain. Pangs have taken hold upon me, as the pangs of a woman that travaileth. . . . .

Ezek. i, 27. And I saw as the colour of amber, as the appearance of fire round about within it; from the appearance of his loins even upward, and from the appearance of his loins even downward, I saw as it were the appearance of fire, and it had brightness round about.

Ezek. vill, 2. Then I beheld, and lo a likeness as the appearance of fire: from the appearance of his from his loins, even upward, as the loins, even downward, fire; and appearance of brightness, as the colour of amber.

Ezek. xxi, 6. Sigh therefore, thou son of man, with the breaking of thy loins; and with bitterness sigh before their eyes.

turned unto me the back, and
not the face: though I taught
them, rising up early and teach-ed a thousand and brought me
Ezek. xlvii, 4. Again he measur-

Heb. vii, 5, 10. And verily they who receive the office of the priesthood, have a commandment to take tithes of the people according to the law, that is, of their brethren, though they come out of the loins of Abraham. For he was yet in the loins of his father when Melchisedec met him.

(See Girdle under Dress.)

RIBS.

God caused a deep sleep to fail Gen. ii, 21, 22. And the LORD upon Adam, and he slept: and he took one of his ribs, and closed up the flesh instead thereof; And the rib, which the LORD God had taken from man, made he a woman, and brought her unto the man.

2 Sam. ii, 23. Howbeit he refused to turn aside: wherefore Abner with the hinder end of the spear smote him under the fifth rib; him. that the spear came out behind

smote him [Abner] there under 2 Sam. lil, 27..... And [Joab] the fifth rib, that he died.....

2 Sam. iv, 6. And they came thither into the midst of the house, as though they would have fetched

ing them, yet they have not hear- through the waters; the waters wheat; and they smote him under

kened to receive instruction.

Rom. xi, 10. Let their eyes be darkened, that they may not see, and bow down their back alway.

were to the knees. Again he
measured a thousand, and brought
me through; the waters were to
the loins.

the fifth rib: and Rechab and Baanah his brother escaped.

2 Sam. xx, 10. But Amasa took no heed to the sword that was in

Joab's hand; so he smote him therewith in the fifth rib, and shed out his bowels to the ground...

HEART.

tion that set not their heart aright, and whose spirit was not stedfast with God. For their heart was not right with him, neither were they stedfast in his covenant.

Exod. xxviii, 29. And Aaron Ps. xcv, 10. Forty years long shall bear the names of the chil-was I grieved with this generadren of Israel in the breastplate of tion, and said, It is a people that judgment upon his heart, when he do err in their heart, and they goeth in unto the holy place, for have not known my ways.

a memorial before the LORD CONtinually.

2 Sam. xviii, 14. Then said Joab, I may not tarry thus with thee. And he took three darts in his

hand, and thrust them through

the heart of Absalom, while he was yet alive in the midst of the

oak.

2 Kings ix, 24. And Jehu drew a bow with his full strength, and smote Jehoram between his arms,

and the arrow went out at his

heart, and he sunk down in his chariot.

Prov. vi, 18. An heart that deviseth wicked imaginations, feet that be swift in running to mischief.

Prov. xxiii, 7. For as he thinketh in his heart, so is he: Eat and drink, saith he to thee; but his

heart is not with thee.

the sons of men is full of evil, and Eccles. ix, 3. . . . . The heart of madness is in their heart while they live, and after that they go to

the dead.

Jer. vii, 24. But they hearkened not, nor inclined their ear, but walked in the counsels and in the imagination of their evil heart, and went backward, and not for

ward.

Heart is, as with us, the favourite symbol of sentiment of almost every kind, examples of which will be found more appropri ately under other heads and subJects. We subjoin other pecul-nor inclined their ear, but walked Jer. xi, S. Yet they obeyed not, every one in the imagination of their evil heart. . . . .

iarities.

HEART, THE SEAT OF EVIL.

Gen. vi, 5. And GoD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually.

Gen. viii, 21. And the LORD smelled a sweet savour; and the LORD said in his heart, I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake; for the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth.

Deut. xv, 9. Beware that there be not a thought in thy wicked heart, saying, The seventh year, the year of release, is at hand; and thine eye be evil against thy poor brother, and thou givest him nought, and he cry unto the LORD against thee, and it be sin unto

thee.

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covetous practices; cursed children.

TO HARDEN THE HEART, IS TO PERSIST IN DISOBEDIENCE.

Exod. iv, 21. And the LORD said unto Moses, When thou goest to do all those wonders before Phareturn into Egypt, see that thon

raoh which I have put in thine hand: but I will harden his heart, that he shall not the people go.

Exod. xiv, 17. And I, behold, I will harden the hearts of the Egyptians, and they shall follow them: and I will get me honour upon Pharaoh, and upon all his host, upon his chariots, and upon his horsemen.

Heshbon would not let us pass Deut. ii, 30. But Sihon king of by him: for the LORD thy God hardened his spirit, and made his heart obstinate, that he might deliver him into thy hand, as ap peareth this day.

LORD to harden their hearts, that Josh. xi, 20. For it was of the they should come against Israel them utterly, and that they might in battle, that he might destroy have no favour, but that he might destroy them; as the LORD commanded Moses.

1 Sam. vi, 6. Wherefore then do ye harden your hearts, as the Egyptians and Pharaoh hardened

worse than your fathers; (for, beJer. xvi, 12. And ye have done hold, ye walk every one after the imagination of his evil heart, that they may not hearken unto me.) Jer. xvii, 9. The heart is deceit-wrought wonderfully among them, ful above all things, and desper- and they departed? did they not let the people go, ately wicked: who can know it?

Hosea iv, 8. They eat up the sin of my people, and they set their heart on their iniquity.

Matth. xii, 35. A good man, out of the good treasure of the heart, bringeth forth good things; and an evil man, out of the evil treasure, bringeth forth evil things.

Matth. xv, 19. For out of the heart proceed evil thoughts, murders, adulteries, thefts, false witness, blasphemies.

their hearts? When he had

2 Chron. xxxvi, 13. And he also rebelled against king Nebuchadnezzar, who had made him swear by God: but he stiffened his neck, and hardened his heart from turning unto the LORD God of Israel.

heart, as in the provocation, and Ps. xcv, 8. Harden not your as in the day of temptation in the wilderness.

fornications, Prov. xxviii, 14. Happy is the man that feareth alway: but ho that hardeneth his heart shall fall into mischief.

ended, (the devil having now put John xiii, 2. And supper being into the heart of Judas Iscariot, Simon's son, to betray him.)

Rom. ii, 5. But, after thy hardness and impenitent heart, treasurest up unto thyself wrath against the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God.

Heb. iii, 12. Take heed, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief, in departing from the living God.

2 Peter ii, 14. Having eyes full of adultery, and that cannot cease from sin; beguiling unstable souls: an heart they have exercised with

thou made us to err from thy Isa. Ixiii, 17. O LORD, why hast ways, and hardened our heart from thy fear? Return, for thy servants' sake, the tribes of thine

inheritance.

Israel will not hearken unto thee; Ezek. iii, 7. Brt the house of for they will not hearken unto me: for all the house of Israel are impudent and hard-hearted.

SPECIAL AND CHARACTERISTIC EPITHETS CONNECTED WITH HEART AS SEAT OF RELIGIOUS FEELING.

"ALL THE HEART IS" THAT WHICH GOD ESPECIALLY DESIRES, AND IS PLEASED WITH IN PIOUS FEELING. Deut. xi, 13. And it shall come to pass, if ye shall hearken diligently unto my commandments, which I command you this day, to love the LORD your God, and to serve him with all your heart, and with all your soul.

Deut. xiii, 3. Thou shalt not hearken unto the words of that prophet, or that dreamer of dreams: for the LORD your God proveth you, to know whether ye love the LORD your God with all your heart, and with all your soul.

Deut. xxvi, 16. This day the LORD thy God hath commanded thee to do these statutes and judgments: thou shalt therefore keep and do them with all thine heart, and with all thy soul.

1 Kings ii, 4. That the LORD may

2 Chron. xxxi, 21. And in every work that he began in the service of the house of God, and in the law, and in the commandments, to seek his God, he did it with all his heart, and prospered.

Ps. lxxxvi, 12. I will praise thee, O Lord my God, with all my heart; and I will glorify thy name for evermore.

Prov. iii, 5. Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.

Jer. xxix, 13. And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart.

Zeph. iii, 14. Sing, O daughter of Zion; shout, O Israel; be glad and rejoice with all the heart, O daughter of Jerusalem.

Acts viii, 37. And Philip said, If thou believest with all thine heart, thou mayest. And he answered and said, I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God.

and to build the palace, for the which I have made provision.

2 Chron. xv, 17. But the high places were not taken away out of

Israel: nevertheless the heart of Asa was perfect all his days.

the LORD run to and fro through2 Chron. xvi, 9. For the eyes of

out the whole earth, to shew himself strong in the behalf of them whose heart is perfect toward him. . . . . . .

2 Chron. xix 9. And he charged them, saying, Thus shall ye do in the fear of the LORD faithfully, and with a perfect heart.

2 Chron. xxv, 2. And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, but not with a perfect heart.

Ps. ix, 1. I will praise thee, O LORD, with my whole heart; I will shew forth all thy marvellous works.

Ps. ci, 2. I will behave myself wisely in a perfect way. O when walk within my house with a perfect heart.

continue his word, which he spake THE SAME EARNEST MEAN- wilt thou come unto me? I will

concerning me, saying, If thy children take heed to their way, to walk before me in truth with all their heart, and with all their soul, there shall not fail thee (said he) a man on the throne of

Israel.

1 Kings xiv, S. And rent the kingdom away from the house of David, and gave it thee; and yet thou hast not been as my servant

ING IS ATTACHED TO "PERFECT" AND "WHOLE HEART."

1 Kings viii, 61. Let your heart therefore be perfect with the LORD our God, to walk in his statutes,and to keep his commandments, as at this day.

1 Kings xi, 4. For it came to David, who kept my command-pass, when Solomon was old, that his wives turned away his heart ments, and who followed me with all his heart, to do that only which after other gods: and his heart was not perfect with the LORD his God, tcas right in mine eyes. as cas the heart of David his father.

2 Kings x, 31. But Jehu took no heed to walk in the law of the LORD God of Israel with all his

heart; for he departed not from the sins of Jeroboam, which made

Israel to sin.

2 Kings xxiii, 3. And the king stood by a pillar, and made a covenant before the LORD, to walk after the LORD, and to keep his commandments, and his testimonfes, and his statutes, with all their heart.....

2 Chron. xv, 12, 15. And they the LORD God of their fathers with all their heart, and with all their soul. And all Judah rejoiced at the oath: for they had sworn with all their heart, and sought him with their whole desire; and he was found of them: and the LORD gave them rest round about.

entered into a covenant to seek

2 Chron. xxii, 9. And he sought Ahaziah: and they caught him, (for he was hid in Samaria,) and brought him to Jehu: and when they had slain him, they buried him; Because (said they) he is the son of Jehoshaphat, who sought

the LORD with all his heart.

1 Kings xv, 3, 14. And he walked in all the sins of his father, which he had done before him:

P3. cxi, 1. Praise ye the LORD. I will praise the LORD with my whole heart in the assembly of the upright, and in the congregation.

P3. cxix, 2, 10, 34, 58, 69, 145. Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart. With my whole heart have I sought thee: O let me not wander from thy commandments. Give me understanding, and I shall keep thy law; yea, I shall observe it with my whole heart. I entreated thy favour with my whole heart: be merciful unto me according to thy

word. The proud have forged a lie against me: but I will keep thy and his heart was not perfect with the LORD his God, as the heart of precepts with my whole heart. David his father. But the high I cried with my whole heart; hear places were not removed: never-me, O LORD: I will keep thy theless Asa's heart was perfect with the LORD all his days.

2 Kings xx, 3. I beseech thee, O LORD, remember now how I have walked before thee in truth, and

with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight. And Hezekiah wept sore.

1 Chron. xxviii, 9. And thou, Solomon my son, know thou the God of thy father, and serve him with a perfect heart, and with a willing mind.

1 Chron. xxix, 9, 19. Then the people rejoiced, for that they offered willingly, because with perfect heart they offered willingly to the LORD; and David the king also rejoiced with great joy. And give unto Solomon my son a perfect heart, to keep thy commandments, thy testimonies, and thy statutes, and to do all these things

statutes.

Ps. cxxxviii, 1. I will praise thee with my whole heart: before the gods will I sing praise unto thee.

Isa. xxxviii, 3. And said, Re

member now, O LORD, I beseech thee, how I have walked before thee in truth, and with a perfect heart, and have done that which is good in thy sight: and Hezekiah wept sore.

Jer. iii, 10. And yet for all this her treacherous sister Judah hath not turned unto me with her the LORD. whole heart, but feignedly, saith

Jer. xxiv, 7. And I will give them an heart to know me, that I am the LORD; and they shall be my people, and I will be their God: for they shall return unto me with their whole heart.

Jer. xxxii, 41. Yea, I will rejoice

over them to do them good, and I will plant them in this land assuredly with my whole heart, and with my whole soul.

ALSO TO PURE HEART. P3. xxiv, 4. He that hath clean hands, and a pure heart; who hath not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.

Matth. v,8. Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

1 Tim. i, 5. Now the end of the commandment is charity, out of a pure heart, and of a good conscience, and of faith unfeigned.

2 Tim. ii, 22. Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace,with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.

Job xx, 25. It is drawn, and cometh out of the body; yea, the glittering sword cometh out of his gall...

Ps. xvi, 9. Therefore my heart
is glad, and my glory rejoiceth:
my flesh also shall rest in hope.

glory may sing praise to thee, and
Ps. xxx, 12. To the end that my
not be silent. O LORD my God, I
will give thanks unto thee for ever.
Ps. lvil, 8. Awake up, my glory;
awake, psaltery and harp: I my.
self will awake early.

Ps. cviii, 1. O God, my heart is
fixed; I will sing and give praise,
even with my glory.

REINS OR KIDNEYS, USED FIGURATIVELY AS 1 Peter i, 22. Seeing ye have purified your souls in obeying the THE SEAT OF FEELING. truth through the Spirit unto unJob xvi, 13. His archers comfeigned love of the brethren, see pass me round about, he cleaveth that ye love one another with amy reins asunder, and doth not pure heart fervently.

TO APPLY, THE HEART IS
TO STUDY.

Ps. xc, 12. So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.

Prov. ii, 2. So that thou incline thine ear unto wisdom, and apply

thine heart to understanding.

Prov. xxii, 17. Bow down thine ear, and hear the words of the wise, and apply thine heart unto my knowledge.

Prov. xxiii, 12. Apply thine heart unto instruction, and thine ears to the words of knowledge.

Eccles. vil, 25. I applied mine heart to know, and to search, and to seek out wisdom, and the reason of things, and to know the wickedness of folly, even of foolishness and madness.

Eccles. viii, 9, 16. All this have I seen, and applied my heart unto every work that is done under the sun. When I applied mine heart to know wisdom, and to see the business that is done upon the earth.

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spare.

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Job xix, 27. Whom I shall see for myself, and mine eyes shall behold, and not another; though my reins be consumed within me.

Ps. vii, 9. Oh, let the wickedness of the wicked come to an end; but establish the just: for the righteous God trieth the hearts and reins.

Ps. xvi, 7. I will bless the LORD, who hath given me counsel: my reins also instruct me in the night seasons.

P3. xxvi, 2. Examine me, O LORD, and prove me; try my reins and my heart.

Ps. lxxiii, 21. Thus my heart was grieved, and I was pricked in my reins.

Ps. cxxxix, 13. For thou hast possessed my reins: thou hast covered me in my mother's womb.

Prov. xxiii, 16. Yea, my reins shall rejoice, when thy lips speak right things.

Isa. xi, 5. And righteousness shall be the girdle of his loins, and faithfulness the girdle of his reins.

Jer. xi, 20. But, O LORD of hosts, that judgest righteously, that triest the reins and the heart, let me see thy vengeance on them: for unto thee have I revealed my

cause.

LIVER, CALLED "GLORY" IN THE HEBREW SCRIPTURES.* Prov. vii, 22, 23. He goeth after her straightway, .... till a dart strike through his liver. . . . . Lam. ii, 11. My liver is pour-mouth, and far from their reins. ed upon the earth, for the destruction of the daughter of my people. Job xvi, 13. . . . . He poureth out my gall upon the ground. *The original meaning of "Glory" is weight, and the Liver is so called from being the heaviest of the internal organs. See also 2 Cor. iv, 17.

them, yea, they have taken root: Jer. xil, 2. Thou hast planted they grow, yea, they bring forth fruit: thou art near in their

the heart, I try the reins, even to Jer. xvii, 10. I the LORD search give every man according to his ways, and according to the fruit of his doings.

Lam. iii, 13. He hath caused the arrows of his quiver to enter into my reins.

children with death; and all the churches shall know that I am he which searcheth the reins and hearts.....

BELLY.

and thrust both of them through, the man of Israel into the tent, Num. xxv, 8. And he went after the man of Israel, and the woman through her belly. So the plague was stayed from the children of Israel.

Matth. xv, 17. Do not ye yet understand, that whatsoever entereth in at the mouth goeth into the belly, and is cast out into the draught?

Job xv. 2. Should a wise man utter vain knowledge, and fill his belly with the east wind?

Job xx, 20, 23. Surely he shall not feel quietness in his belly, he shall not save of that which he desired. When he is about to fill his belly, God shall cast the fury rain it upon him while he is of his wrath upon him, and shall eating.

is as wine which hath no vent; it Job xxxii, 19. Behold, my belly is ready to burst like new bottles.

P3. xliv, 25. For our soul is belly cleaveth unto the earth. bowed down to the dust: our

eateth to the satisfying of his soul:
Prov. xiii, 25. The righteous
but the belly of the wicked shall
want.

Prov. xviii, 8, 20. The words of a they go down into the innermost talebearer are as wounds, and parts of the belly. A man's belly shall be satisfied with the fruit of his mouth; and with the increase of his lips shall he be filled.

Prov. xx, 27. The spirit of man is the candle of the LORD, searching all the inward parts of the belly.

gold rings set with the beryl: his Cant. v, 14. His hands are as belly is as bright ivory overlaid with sapphires.

round goblet, which wanteth not Cant. vii. 2. Thy navel is like a liquor: thy belly is like an heap of wheat set about with lilies.

Jer. li, 34. Nebuchadnezzar the made me an empty vessel, he hath king of Babylon hath devoured me, he hath crushed me, he hath swallowed me up like a dragon, he hath filled his belly with my delicates, he hath cast me out.

Ezek. iii, 3. And he said unto eat, and fill thy bowels with this me, Son of man, cause thy belly to roll that I give thee. Then did I eat it; and it was in my mouth as honey for sweetness.

Hab. iii, 16. When I heard, my belly trembled; my lips quivered

Rev. ii, 23. And I will kill her at the voice.

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