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them in a good pasture, and upon the high mountains of Israel shall their fold be: there shall they lie in a good fold, and in a fat pasture shall they feed upon the mountains of Israel. I will feed my flock, and I will cause them to lie down, saith the Lord GOD.

Micah il, 12. I will surely assemble, O Jacob, all of thee; I will surely gather the remnant of Is. rael; I will put them together as the sheep of Bozrah, as the flock in the midst of their fold: they shall make great noise by reason of the multitude of men.

Zeph. ii, 6, 7. And the sea coast shall be dwellings and cottages for shepherds, and folds for flocks. And the coast shall be for the

remnant of the house of Judah; they shall feed thereupon: in the houses of Ashkelon shall they lie down in the evening: for the LORD their God shall visit them, and turn away their captivity.

TENDING THE FLOCK. Gen. iv, 2. And she again bare his brother Abel. And Abel was a keeper of sheep, but Cain was a tiller of the ground.

Gen. xxix, 6, 9. And he said unto them, Is he well? And they said, He is well: and, behold, Rachel his daughter cometh with the sheep. And while he yet spake with them, Rachel came with her father's sheep: for she kept them.

Gen. xxx, 35, 36. And he removed that day the he goats that were ringstraked and spotted, and all the she goats that were speckled and spotted, and every one that had some white in it, and all the brown among the sheep, and gave them into the hand of his sons. And he set three days' journey betwixt himself and Jacob: and Jacob fed the rest of Laban's flocks.

Gen. xxxi, 38, 39. This twenty years have I been with thee; thy ewes and thy she goats have not cast their young, and the rams of thy flock have I not eaten. That which was torn of beasts I brought not unto thee; I bare the loss of it; of my hand didst thou require it, whether stolen by day, or stolen by night.

Gen. xxxiii, 13. And he said unto him, My lord knoweth that the children are tender, and the flocks and herds with young are with me: and if men should overdrive them one day, all the flock will die.

Gen. xxxvii, 12. And his brethren went to feed their father's

flock in Shechem.

Gen. xlvi, 31-34. And Joseph sald unto his brethren, and unto

be ruler over my people, over Israel.

unto you, He that entereth not by John x, 1-6. Verily, verily, I say the door' into the sheepfold, but climbeth up some other way, the

his father's house, I will go up,
and shew Pharaoh, and say unto
him, My brethren, and my father's
house, which were in the land of the same country shepherds abid-
Luke il, 8. And there were in
Canaan, are come unto me; Anding in the field, keeping watch over
the men are shepherds, for their their flock by night.
trade hath been to feed cattle; and
they have brought their flocks,
and their herds, and all that they
have. And it shall come to pass,
When Pharaoh shall call you, and
shall say, What is your occupa-
tion? That ye shall say, Thy ser-
vants' trade hath been about
cattle from our youth even until
now, both we, and also our fathers:
Goshen; for every shepherd is an
that ye may dwell in the land of
abomination unto the Egyptians.

Gen. xlvii, 3, 5, 6. And Pharaoh said unto his brethren, What is your occupation? And they said unto Pharaoh, Thy servants are shepherds, both we, and also our fathers. And Pharaoh spake unto Joseph, saying, Thy father and thy brethren are come unto thee. The land of Egypt is before thee; in the best of the land make thy father and brethren to dwell; in the land of Goshen let them dwell: and if thou knowest any men of activity among them, then make them rulers over my cattle.

Exod. iii, 1. Now Moses kept the flock of Jethro his father in law, the priest of Midian: and he led the flock to the backside of the desert, and came to the mountain of God, even to Horeb.

1 Sam. xvi, 11. And Samuel said unto Jesse, Are here all thy chilmaineth yet the youngest, and, bedren? And he said, There rehold, he keepeth the sheep. And Samuel said unto Jesse, Send and fetch him: for we will not sit down till he come hither.

1 Sam. xvii, 15, 20. But David went and returned from Saul to feed his father's sheep at Bethlehem. And David rose up early in the morning, and left the sheep with a keeper.

1 Sam. xxiv, 3. And he came to the sheepcotes by the way, where was a cave; and Saul went in to cover his feet: and David and his men remained in the sides of the cave.

1 Sam. xxv, 15, 16. But the men
were very good unto us, and we
were not hurt, neither missed we
any thing, as long as we were con-
versant with them, when we were
in the fields: They were a wall
unto us both by night and day,
all the while we were with them
keeping the sheep.

shalt thou say unto my servant
2 Sam. vii, 8. Now therefore so
David, Thus saith the LORD of
hosts, I took thee from the sheep-
cote, from following the sheep, to

he that entereth in by the door is same is a thief and a robber. But the shepherd of the sheep. To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he callputteth forth his own sheep, he eth his own sheep by name, and goeth before them, and the sheep follow him: for they know his voice. And a stranger will they not follow, but will flee from him: for they know not the voice of strangers. This parable spake Jesus unto them: but they understood not what things they were which he spake unto them.

leadeth them out. And when he

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Ps. lxxx, 1-3. Give ear, O Shepherd of Israel, thou that leadest Joseph like a flock; thou that dwellest between the cherubins, shine forth. Before Ephraim and Benjamin and Manasseh stir up thy strength, and come and save us. Turn us again, O God, and cause thy face to shine; and we shall be saved.

Ps. c, 3. We are his people, and the sheep of his pasture.

Isa. xiii, 14. And it shall be as the chased roe, and as a sheep that no man taketh up: they shall every man turn to his own people, and flee every one into his own land.

parted, and is removed from me Isa. xxxviii, 12. Mine age is deas a shepherd's tent: I have cut off like a weaver my life: he will from day even to night wilt thou cut me off with pining sickness: make an end of me."

Isa. xl, 11. He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall

saith the LORD.

gather the lambs with his arms, I hands of him that telleth them, between the rams and the heand carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young.

Isa. xliv, 23. That saith of Cyrus, He is my shepherd, and shall perform all my pleasure: even saying to Jerusalem, Thou shalt be built; and to the temple, Thy foundation shall be laid.

Isa. Ixiii, 11. Then he remembered the days of old, Moses, and his people, saying, Where is he that brought them up out of the sea with the shepherd of his flock? where is he that put his holy Spirit within him?

Jer. vi, 3. The shepherds with their flocks shall come unto her; they shall pitch their tents against her round about; they shall feed every one in his place.

Jer. xiii, 20. Lift up your eyes, and behold them that come from the north: where is the flock that was given thee, thy beautiful


Jer. xxiii, 4. And I will set up shepherds over them which shall feed them: and they shall fear no more, nor be dismayed, neither shall they be lacking, saith the


goats. Seemeth it a small thing unto you to have eaten up the good pasture, but ye must tread down with your feet the residue of your pastures? and to have drunk of the deep waters, but ye must foul the residue with your feet? And as for my flock, they eat that which ye have trodden with your feet; and they drink that which ye have fouled with your feet. Therefore thus saith the Lord Gop unto them; Behold, I, even I, will judge between the fat cattle and between the lean cattle.

Ezek. xxxiv, 1, 2, 4-13, 16-26, 2831. And the word of the LORD came unto me, saying, Son of man, prophesy against the shepherds of Israel, prophesy, and say unto them, Thus saith the Lord God unto the shepherds; Woe be to the shepherds of Israel that do feed themselves! should not the shepherds feed the flocks? The diseased have ye not, strengthened, neither have ye healed that which Was sick, neither have ye bound up that which was broken, neither Because ye have thrust have ye brought again that which was driven away, neither have ye with side and with shoulder, and sought that which was lost; but pushed all the diseased with your with force and with cruelty have horns, till ye have scattered them ye ruled them. And they were abroad; Therefore will I save my scattered, because there is no shep-flock, and they shall no more be a herd: and they became meat to all prey; and I will judge between the beasts of the field, when they cattle and cattle. And I will set were scattered. My sheep wan-up one shepherd over them, and dered through all the mountains, he shall feed them, even my servant David; he shall feed them, and upon every high hill: yea, my flock was scattered upon all the and he shall be their shepherd. face of the earth, and none did And I the LORD will be their God, search or seek after them. There- and my servant David a prince fore, ye shepherds, hear the word among them; I the LORD have of the LORD; As I live, saith the spoken it. And I will make with Lord GOD, surely because my them a covenant of peace, and will flock became a prey, and my flock cause the evil beasts to cease out Jer. xxxi, 10. Hear the word of became meat to every beast of the of the land: and they shall dwell the LORD, O ye nations, and de-field, because there was no shep- safely in the wilderness, and sleep herd, neither did my shepherds in the woods. And I will make clare it in the isles afar off, and search for my flock, but the shep- them and the places round about say, He that scattered Israel will herds fed themselves, and fed not my hill a blessing, and I will gather him, and keep him, as a shepherd doth his flock. my flock; Therefore, O ye shep-cause the shower to come down herds, hear the word of the LORD; in his season; there shall be showThus saith the Lord Gop; Behold, ers of blessing. And they shall I am against the shepherds; and no more be a prey to the heathen, I will require my flock at their neither shall the beast of the hand, and cause them to cease land devour them; but they shall from feeding the flock; neither dwell safely, and none shall make shall the shepherds feed them- them afraid. And I will raise up selves any more; for I will deliver for them a plant of renown, and my flock from their mouth that they shall be no more consumed they may not be meat for them. with hunger in the land, neither For thus saith the Lord GOD, Be-bear the shame of the heathen any hold, I, even I, will both search more. Thus shall they know that my sheep, and seek them out. I the LORD their God am with As a shepherd seeketh out his them, and that they, even the flock in the day that he is among house of Israel, are my people, his sheep that are scattered; so saith the Lord GoD. And ye my will I seek out my sheep, and will flock, the flock of my pasture, are deliver them out of all places men, and I am your God, saith in the cloudy and dark day. And where they have been scattered the Lord God. I will bring them out from the countries, and will bring them to people, and gather them from the their own land, and feed them upon the mountains of Israel by the rivers and in all the inhabited places of the country. I will seek that which was lost, and bring again that which was driven away, and will bind up that which was broken, and will strengthen that which was sick: but I will destroy the fat and the strong; I will feed them with judgment. And as for you, O my flock, thus saith the Lord God; Behold, I judge between cattle and cattle,

Jer. xliii, 12. And I will kindle a fire in the houses of the gods of Egypt; and he shall burn them, and carry them away captives: and he shall array himself with the land of Egypt, as a shepherd putteth on his garment; and he shall go forth from thence in peace.

Jer. xxv, 34-36. Howl, ye shepherds, and cry; and wallow yourselves in the ashes, ye principal of the flock: for the days of your slaughter and of your dispersions are accomplished; and ye shall fall like a pleasant vessel. And the shepherds shall have no way to flee, nor the principal of the flock to escape. A voice of the cry of the shepherds, and an howling of the principal of the flock, shall be heard: for the LORD hath spoiled their pasture.

Jer. xxxiii, 12, 13. Thus saith the LORD of hosts; Again in this place, which is desolate without man and without beast, and in all the cities thereof, shall be an habitation of shepherds causing their flocks to lie down. In the cities of the mountains, in the cities of the vale, and in the cities of the south, and in the land of Benjamin, and in the places about Jerusalem, and in the cities of Judah, shall the flocks pass again under the

Amos 1, 2. And he said, The LORD will roar from Zion, and and the habitations of the sheputter his voice from Jerusalem; herds shall monrn, and the top of Carmel shall wither.


Micah v, 5. And this man shall be the peace, when the Assyrian shall come into our land: and when he shall tread in palaces, then shall we raise against him seven shepherds, and eight principal men.

Micah vii, 14. Feed thy people with thy rod, the flock of thine heritage, which dwell solitarily in the wood, in the midst of Car

mel: let them feed in Bashan and Gilead, as in the days of old. Nahum ill, 18. Thy shepherds Lobles shall dwell in the dust: thy people is scattered upon the mountains, and no man gathereth them.

slumber, O king of Assyria: thy

Zech. x, 2, 3... .... Therefore they went their way as a flock, they were troubled, because there as no shepherd. Mine anger was kindled against the shepherds, and I punished the goats: for the LORD of hosts bath visited his

flock the house of Judah, and hath made them as his goodly horse in

the battle.

Zech. xi, 3-10, 15-17. There is a

voice of the howling of the shep herds; for their glory is spoiled: a voice of the roaring of young lions; for the pride of Jordan is spoiled. Thus saith the LORD my God; Feed the flock of the slaughter, Whose possessors slay them, and hold themselves not guilty: and they that sell them say, Blessed be the LORD; for I am rich: and their own shepherds pity them not. For I will no more pity the inhabitants of the land, saith the Lord: but, lo, I will deliver the men every one into his neighbour's hand, and into the hand of his king: and they shall smite the land, and out of their

hand I will not deliver them. And

I will feed the flock of slaughter, even you, O poor of the flock. And I took unto me two staves; the one I called Beauty, and the other I called Bands; and I fed the flock. Three shepherds also I cut off in one month; and my soul lothed them, and their soul also abhorred me. Then said I, I will not feed you: that that dieth, let it die; and that that is to be cut off, let it be cut off; and let the rest eat every one the flesh of another. And I took my staff, eren Beauty, and cut it asunder, that I might break my covenant which I had made with all the people. And the LORD said unto me, Take unto thee yet the instruments of a foolish shepherd. For, lo, I will raise up a shepherd in the land, which shall not visit those that be cut off, neither shall seek the young one, nor heal that that is broken, nor feed that that standeth still. but he shall eat the flesh of the fat, and tear their claws in pieces. Woe to the idol shepherd that leaveth the flock! the sword shall be upon his arm, and upon his right eye: his arm shall be clean dried up, and his right eye shall be utterly darkened.

Matth. xviii, 12, 13. How think ye if a man hath an hundred sheep, and one of them be gone astray, doth he not leave the ninety and nine, and goeth into

the mountains, and seeketh that which is gone astray? And if so be that he find it, verily I say un

to you, he rejoiceth more of that sheep, than of the ninety and

nine which went not astray.

Matth. xxv, 32, 33. And before him shall be gathered all nations: and he shall separate them one from another, as a shepherd di

videth his sheep from the goats: And he shall set the sheep on his right hand, but the goats on the


John x, 7-11, 13-16, 26. Then said Jesus unto them again, Verily, verily, I say unto you, I am the door of the sheep. All that ever came before me are thieves hear them. I am the door: by me and robbers; but the sheep did not if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture. The thief cometh not, but for to steal, and to kill, they might have life, and that and to destroy: I am come that they might have it more abundantly. I am the good shepherd: for the sheep. The hireling fleeth, the good shepherd giveth his life because he is an hireling, and careth not for the sheep. I am the good shepherd, and know my sheep, and am known of mine. As the Father knoweth me, even so know I the Father: and I lay

down my life for the sheep. And other sheep I have, which are not

of this fold: them also I must

bring, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold, lieve not, because ye are not of and one shepherd. But ye bemy sheep, as I said unto you.


John xxi, 15, 16. So when they had dined, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these? IIe saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. saith unto him, Feed my lambs. He saith to him again the second time, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, Feed my sheep.

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MULTIPLICATION. Gen. xxx, 37-43. And Jacob took him rods of green poplar, and of the hazel and chesnut tree; and pilled white strakes in them, and made the white appear which was in the rods. And he set the rods which he had pilled before

the flocks in the gutters in the watering troughs when the flocks conceive when they came to drink. came to drink, that they should And the flocks conceived before

the rods, and brought forth cattle ringstraked, speckled, and spotted. And Jacob did separate the lambs, and set the faces of the flocks toward the ringstraked, and all the brown in the flock of Laban; and he put his own flocks by themselves, and put them not un

to Laban's cattle. And it came to stronger pass, whensoever the laid the rods before the eyes of cattle did conceive, that Jacob the cattle in the gutters, that they might conceive among the rods. But when the cattle were feeble, he put them not in: so the feebler Jacob's. And the man increased were Laban's, and the stronger exceedingly, and had much cattle, and maidservants, and menservants, and camels, and asses.

Gen. xxxi, 8, 9. If he said thus,

The speckled shall be thy wages; then all the cattle bare speckled: ed shall be thy hire; then bare and if he said thus, The ringstrakall the cattle ringstraked. Thus God hath taken away the cattle of your father, and given them to me.

Deut. vil, 14. Thou shalt be blessed above all people: there

shall not be male or female barren among you, or among your cattle.

Job xxi, 10. Their bull gendereth, and faileth not; their cow calveth, and casteth not her calf.

Ps. cvil, 41. Yet setteth he the poor on high from affliction, and maketh him families like a flock.

Ps. cxliv, 13. That our garners may be full, affording all manner of store: that our sheep may bring forth thousands and ten thousands

in our streets.

Cant. iv, 2. Thy teeth are like a flock of sheep that are even shorn, which came up from the washing, whereof every one bare twins, and none is barren among them.

Ezek. xxxvi, 37. Thus saith the Lord God; I will yet for this bo to do it for them; I will increase enquired of by the house of Israel,

them with men like a flock.



1 Sam. xxiv, 2. Then Saul took three thousand chosen men out of all Israel, and went to seek

David and his men upon the rocks of the wild goats.

Job xxxix. 1. Knowest thou the time when the wild goats of the rock bring forth.

Ps. civ, 18. The high hills are a refuge for the wild goats.....


LED IN FLOCKS. Gen. xxxii, 14. Two hundred she goats, and twenty he goats... Gen. xxxvii, 14, 31. And he said to him, Go, I pray thee, see whether it be well with thy brethren, and well with the flocks; and bring me word again. And they took Joseph's coat, and killed a kid of the goats, and dipped the coat in the blood.

1 Kin. xx, 27. And the children of Israel were numbered, and were all present, and went against them: and the children of Israel pitched before them like two little flocks of kids; but the Syrians filled the country.

2 Chron. xvii, 11. Also some of the Philistines brought Jehoshaphat presents, and tribute silver, and the Arabians brought him flocks, seven thousand and seven hundred rams, and seven thousand and seven hundred he goats. Çant. i, 8. Go thy way forth by the footsteps of the flock, and feed thy kids beside the shepherds' tents.

Çant. iv, 1.. as a flock of goats, from mount Gilead.

. Thy hair is
that appear

Çant. vi, 5.. Thy hair is as a flock of goats that appear

from Gilead.


visited his wife with a kid; and he bring into the house of the LORD thy God. Thou shalt not seethe a kid in his mother's milk.

said, I will go in to my wife into
the chamber. But her father
would not suffer him to go in.

Judges vi, 19. And Gideon
went in, and made ready a kid,
and unleavened cakes of an ephah
of flour: the flesh he put in a
basket, and he put the broth in a
pot, and brought it out unto him
under the oak, and presented it.

1 Sam. x, 3. Then shalt thou go on forward from thence, and thou shalt come to the plain of Tabor, and there shall meet thee three men going up to God to Beth-el, one carrying three kids, and another carrying three loaves of bread, and another carrying a bottle of wine.

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1 Sam. xvi, 20. And Jesse took an ass laden with bread, and a bottle of wine, and a kid, and sent them by David his son unto


Luke xv, 29. And he answering said to his father, Lo, these many years do I serve thee, neither transgressed I at any time thy commandment: and yet thou never gavest me a kid, that I might make merry with my friend.

1 Sam. xix, 13, 16. And Michal took an image, and laid it in the bed; and put a pillow of goats' hair for his bolster, and covered it with a cloth. And when the messengers were come in, behold, there was an image in the bed, with a pillow of goats' hair for his bolster.

Prov. xxvii, 26. 27. The lambs are for thy clothing, and the goats thou shalt have goats' milk enough are the price of the field. And for thy food, for the food of thy household, and for the mainten

ance for thy maidens.

SYMBOL OF MACEDON. Daniel viii, 3-7. Then I lifted up mine eyes, and saw, and, behold, there stood before the river a ram which had two horns: and the two horns were high; but one was higher than the other, and the higher came up last. I saw the ram pushing westward, and northward, and southward; so that no beasts might stand before him, neither was there any that could deliver out of his hand; but he did MILK, FLESH, AND HAIR. according to his will, and became Gen. xxvii, 9, 14, 16, 17. Go now great. And as I was considering, to the flock, and fetch me from behold, an he goat came from the thence two good kids of the goats; west on the face of the whole and I will make them savoury earth, and touched not the ground: meat for thy father, such as he and the goat had a notable horn loveth: And he went, and fetched, between his eyes. And he came and brought them to his mother: to the ram that had two horns, and his mother made savoury which I had seen standing before meat, such as his father loved. the river, and ran unto him in the And she put the skins of the kids fury of his power. And I saw him of the goats upon his hands, and come close unto the ram, and he upon the smooth of his neck: And was moved with choler against she gave the savoury meat and him, and smote the ram, and the bread, which she had pre-brake his two horns: and there pared, into the hand of her son PRE- Jacob.

Jer. 1. 8. Remove out of the midst of Babylon, and go forth out of the land of the Chaldeans, and be as the he goats before the


Jer. 11, 40. I will bring them down like lambs to the slaughter, like rams with he goats.


Gen. xxxviii, 17. And he said, I will send thee a kid from the flock. And she said, Wilt thou give me a pledge, till thou send it

Judges xv, 1. But it came to pass within a while after, in the time of wheat harvest, that Samson

Exod. xxxv, 26. And all the women whose heart stirred them up in wisdom spun goats' hair.

Num. xxxi, 20. And purify all your raiment, and all that is made of skins, and all work of goats' hair, and all things made of wood.

Exod. xxiii, 19. The first of the firstfruits of thy land thou shalt


was no power in the ram to stand before him, but he cast him down to the ground, and stamped upon him: and there was none that could deliver the ram out of his hand.


the sheep on his right hand, but Matth. xxv, 33. And he shall set the goats on the left.

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Gen. iv, 20. And Adah bare

Jabal: he was the father of such as dwell in tents, and of such as hare cattle.

Gen. ix, 21. [Noah] was drunken: and he was uncovered

within his tent.

Gen. xil, 8. And he removed from thence unto a mountain on

the east of Beth-el, and pitched his tent, having Beth-el on the west, and Hal on the east: and there he builded an altar unto the LORD, and called upon the name of the


his tent door, and looked after
Moses, until he was gone into the


Num. i, 52. And the children of Israel shall pitch their tents, every man by his own camp, and every man by his own standard, through-I

of God was upon my tabernacle. days of my youth, when the secret

understand the spreadings of the Job xxxvi, 29. Also can any clouds, or the noise of his tabernacle?

courts is better than a thousand. P3. lxxxiv, 10. For a day in thy had rather be a doorkeeper in out their hosts. the house of my God, than to Num. xxiv, 2, 5. And Balaam dwell in the tents of wickedness. lifted up his eyes, and he saw Israel abiding in his tents, accord-journ in Mesech, that I dwell in Ps. cxx, 5. Woe is me, that I soing to their tribes; and the spirit the tents of Kedar. of God came upon him. How goodly are thy tents, O Jacob, and thy tabernacles, O Israel!

Deut. 1, 33. Who went in the Gen. xiii, 3, 12. And he went on way before you, to search you his journeys from the south even out a place to pitch your tents in, to Beth-el, unto the place where in fire by night, to shew you by his tent had been at the beginning, what way you should go, and in a between Beth-el and Hai; Abram cloud by day. dwelled in the land of Canaan, and Lot dwelled in the cities of the plain, and pitched his tent toward Sodom.

Gen. xviii, 1, 9. And the LORD appeared unto him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day; And they said unto him, Where is Sarah thy wife? And he said, Behold, in the tent.

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Gen. xxv, 27.
Jacob was a plain man, dwelling

in tents.

you into your tents again.
Deut. v, 30. Go say to them, Get

Judges viii, 11. And Gideon
dwelt in tents on the east of No-
went up by the way of them that
bah and Jogbehah, and smote the
host: for the host was secure.

1 Chron. v, 10. And in the days
of Saul they made war with the
Hagarites, who fell by their hand:
and they dwelt in their tents
throughout all the east land of

Cant. 1, 5. I am black, but comely, O ye daughters of Jerusalem, as the tents of Kedar, as the curtains of Solomon.

inhabited, neither shall it
Isa. xiii, 20. It shall never be
dwelt in from generation to gen-
eration: neither shall the Arabian
pitch tent there; neither shall the
shepherds make their fold there.
eth out the heavens as a curtain,
That stretch-
to dwell in.
and spreadeth them out as a tent

Isa. xl, 22.

Isa. liv, 2. Enlarge the place of thy tent, and let them stretch forth the curtains of thine habitations: spare not, lengthen thy cords, and strengthen thy stakes. and all my cords are broken: my Jer. x. 20. My tabernacle is spoiled, children are gone forth of me, and Gen. xxvi, 17, 25. And Isaac deJer. xxxv, 7, 10. Neither shall they are not: there is none to parted thence, and pitched his ye build house, nor sow seed, nor stretch forth my tent any more, tent in the valley of Gerar, and plant vineyard, nor have any: and to set up my curtains. dwelt there. And he builded an in tents; that ye may live many but all your days ye shall dwell altar there, and called upon the days in the land where ye be name of the LORD, and pitched strangers. But we have dwelt in his tent there: and there Isaac's tents, and have obeyed, and done servants digged a well. according to all that Jonadab our father commanded us.

their occupation they were tent-
Acts xviii, 3.
For by

Hosea xii, 9. And I that am the LORD thy God from the land of Egypt will yet make thee to dwell in tabernacles, as in the days of

the solemn feasts.

Hab. iii, 7. I saw the tents of Cushan in affliction: and the curtains of the land of Midian did tremble.

Matth. xvii, 4. Then answered

Gen. xxxi, 25, 33. Then Laban Overtook Jacob. Now Jacob had pitched his tent in the mount: and Laban with his brethren pitched in the mount of Gilead. And Laban went into Jacob's tent, Heb. xi, 9. By faith he sojourn- Peter, and said unto Jesus, Lord, and into Leah's tent, and into the ed in the land of promise, as in a it is good for us to be here: if thou two maidservants' tents; but he strange country, dwelling in wilt, let us make here three found them not. Then went he tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob, tabernacles; one for thee, and one cut of Leah's tent, and entered the heirs with him of the same for Moses, and one for Elias.

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2 Cor. v, 1. For we know that if nacle were dissolved, we have a our earthly house of this taberbuilding of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

Job xviii, 6. The light shall be dark in his tabernacle, and his meet, as long as I am in this 2 Peter 1, 13, 14. Yea, I think it candle shall be put out with him.tabernacle, to stir you up by putJob xxix, 4. As I was in the ting you in remembrance; Know

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