Obrázky na stránke
[ocr errors]

bis way.

that which was done. For the that the king of Israel had rent partners with Simon. And Jesus man was above forty years old, on his clothes, that he sent to the said unto Simon, Fear not; from whom this miracle of healing was king, saying, Wherefore hast thou henceforth thou shalt catch men. shewed. rent thy clothes? let bim come

Luke viii, 35. Then they went now to me, and he shall know MIRACLES, A WORK OF that there is a prophet in Israel.

out to see what was done; and

came to Jesus, and found the man, DIVINE POWER.

Matth. xvil, 19-21. Then came out of whom the devils were deDeut. viii, 4. Thy raiment was the disciples to Jesus apart, and parted, sitting at the feet of Jesus, ed not old upon thee, neither said, why could not we cast him clothed, and in his right mind; and did thy foot swell, these forty out? And Jesus said unto them, they were afraid. years.

Because of your unbelief: for John ix, 32. Since the world be Neh. ix, 21. Yea, forty years verily I say unto you, If ye have gan was it not heard that any man didst thou sustain 'them in the faith as a grain of mustard-seed, opened the eyes of one that was wilderness, so that they lacked ye shall say unto this mountain, born blind. nothing: their clothes waxed not Remove hence to yonder place, and old, and their feet swelled not.

Acts 11, 6, 12. Now, when this was It shall remove; and nothing shall noised abroad, the multitude came

be impossible unto you. Howbeit Jer. XXXVI, 26. But the king this kind goeth not out but by because that every mau heard

together, and were confounded, commanded Jerahmeel the son of

prayer and lasting. Hanımelech, and Seraiah the son

them speak in his own language. of Azriel, and Sheleiniah the son


And they were all amazed, and of Abdeel, to take Baruch the

were in doubt, saying one to anscribe, and Jeremiah the prophet: and he is thy God, that hath done

Deut. x, 21. He is thy praise, other, What meaneth this? but the LORD hid them. for thee these great and terrible that it was be which eat for alms

Acts iii, 10, 11. And they knew Luke iv, 30. But he, passing things, which thine eyes bave at the Beautiful gate of the temthrough the midst of them, weut seen.

ple: and they were filled with

1 Sam. iv, 8. Woe unto us! who wonder and amazement at that Acts xiv, 19, 20. And there came shall deliver us out of the hand of which had happened unto him. thither certain Jews from Antioch these mighty Gods? these are the And as the lame man which was and Iconiu, who persuaded the Gods that émote the Egyptians healed held Peter and John, all people, and, having stoned Paul, with all the plagues in the wilder- the people ran together unto them drew him out of the city, suppos- ness.

in the porch that is called Soloing he had been dead. How beit, as the disciples stood round about the children of Israel saw how the

2 Chron. vil, 3. And when all mon's, greatly wondering. him, he rose up, and came into the fire came down, and the glory of

Acts v, 11. And great fear came city: and the next day he depart- the Lord upon the house, they many as heard these things.

upon all the church, and upon as ed with Barnabas to Derbe.

bowed themselves with their faces Acts xix, 11, 12. And God to the ground upon the pavement, Mark vi, 5. And he could there wronght special miracles by the and worshipped, and praised the do no mighty work, save that he hands of Paul: So that from his LORD, saying, For he is good; for laid his hands upon a few sick body were brought unto the sick bis mercy endureth for ever. folk, and healed them. handkerchiefs or aprons, and the Ps. cvi, 12. Then believed they Marle ix, 16, 17. 19 28 29. diseases departed from them, and his words; they sang his praise. And he asked the scribes, What the evil spirits went out of them.

Isa. II, 9. Awake! awake! put on question ye with them? And one BEYOND THE POWER OF Max.

strength, O arm of the LORD; of the multitude answered and

awake! as in the ancient days, id said, Master, I have brought unto 2 Kings iv, 30, 31. mother of the child said, As the not it that hath cut Rahab, and spirit, And the the generations of old. Art thou thee my son, which hath a dumb

He answereth him, and Lord liveth, and as thy soul liveth, wounded the dragon?

Baith, O faithless generation, how I will not leave thee. And he

long shall I be with you? how

Matth. xv, 31. Insomuch that long shall I suffer you? Bring him arose, and followed her. And the multitude wondered, when

unto me.

And when he was como and laid the staff upon the face of they saw the dumb to speak, the into the house, his disciples asked

maimed to be whole, the lame to him privately, why could not we the child; but there was neither voice nor hearing: wherefore he walk, and the blind to see: and cast him out? And he said unto went again to meet hiin, and told they glorified the God of Israel.

them. This kind can come forth by him, saying, The child is not Matth. xxi, 20. And when the nothing. but by prayer and fasting. awaked.

disciples saw it, they marvelled, Luke ix, 39-41. And, lo, a spirit 2 Kings v, 6-8. And he brought saying, How soon is the fig tree taketh him and he suddenly crieth withered away!

out; and it teareth him that he the letter to the King of Israel, saying, Now, when this letter is

Luke iv, 36. And they were all foameth again; and, bruising him, come unto thee, Behold, I have amazed, and spake among them- bardly departeth from him. And therewith sent Naaman 'my ser- selves, saying. What a word is I besvuglit thy disciples to cast vint to thee, that thou mayest this! for with authority and power him out, and they could not. And

the unclean Jesus answering, sald, O faithless recover him of his leprosy. And he commandeth it came to pass, when the king of spirits, and they come out. and perverse generation, how Israel bad read the letter, that he Luke v, 8-10. When Simon long shall I be with you, and rent his clothes, and said, Am I Peter saw it, he fell down at suffer you? Bring thy son bither. God, to kill and to make alive, Jesus' knees, saying, Depart from that this man doth send unto me me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord. MIRACLES UNDER THE OLD to recover a man of his leprosy? For he was astonished, and all

TESTAMENT, Wherefore consider, I pray you, that were with him, at the draught

MIRACULOUS INTERPOSITION IN and see how he seeketh a quirrel of the fishes which ihey had taken:

CONNECTION WITH KNOCH. against me. And it was 80, when And so was also James and John, Elisha thu man of God wad heard the sons of Zebedoe, which were Gen, V, 24. And Enoch walked

with God: and he was not; for things, and the fowl of the heaven; | down, and it was dark, behold a God took him.

and they were destroyed from smoking furnace, and a burning Heb. xi, 5. By faith Enoch was the earth; and Noah only remain- lamp that passed between those translated that he should not see ed alive, and they that were with pieces. death; and was not found, because him in the ark. And the waters

WITH Lor. God had translated him: for be- prevailed upon the earth an hun

Gen. xlx, 11. And they [angels) fore his translation he bad this dred and fifty days.

smote the men that icere at the testimony, that he pleased God.

door of the house with blindness, THE EBB,

both small and great: so that they IN CONNECTION WITII

Gen. viii, 1-5, 13--16. God wearied themselves to find tho

made a wind to pass over the door.

earth, and the waters asswaged:
The fountains also of the deep,


and the windows of heaven, were Gen. xxi, 19. And God opened Gen. xi, 17. And, behold, I, stopped, and the rain from bea- her eyes, and she saw a well of

ven was restrained: And the wa. water, and she went and filled the even I, do bring a flood of waters upon the earth, to destroy all ters returned from off the earth bottle with water, aud gave the fleshi, wherein is the breath of continually: and after the end of lad drink. life, from under heaven; and the hundred and Afty days the waters were abated. And the ark

WITH JUDAH. every thing that is in the earth shall die.

rested in the seventh month, on Gen. xxxviii, 7. And Er, Judah's

the seventeenth day of the month, first-born, was wicked in the sight Gen. vil, 2-4, 6, 7, 13, 15, 16. Or upon the mountains of Ararat. of the LORD; and the LORD slow every clean beast thou shalt take And the waters decreased contin him. to thee by sevens, the male and ually until the tenth month : in his female: and of beasts that are the tenth month, on the first day

IN CONNECTION WITH not clean two, the male and his of the month, were the tops of the

MOSES. female. oi fowls also of the air mountains seen. And it came to THE MIRACLE AT HIS COMMISSION. by sevens, the male and the pass in the six hundredth and first female; to keep seed alive upon year, in the first month, the first Lord said unto him, what is that

Exodus iv, 2-4, 6, 7. And the the face of all the earth. For yet day of the month, the waters were in thine hand? And he said, A seven days, and I will cause it to dried up from off the earth; and and forty nights; and every living ark, and looked, and, behold, the ground, and it became a serpent; rain upon the earth forty days Noah removed the covering of the rod. And he said, Cast it on the


And he cast it on the substance that I have made will I face of the ground was dry. And and Moses fled from before it. destroyfromoff the faceoftheearth. in the second month, on the seven And the LORD said unto Moses, And Noah was six bundred years and twentieth day of the month; Put forth thine hand, and take it old when the flood of waters was was the earth dried. And God upon the earth. And Noah went spake unto Noah, saying, Go forth his band and caught it, and it

by the tail. And he put forth in, and his sons, and his wife, and of the ark, thou, and thy wife, and became a rod in his hand: And his sons' wives with him, into the thy sons, and thy sons' wives with he LORD sald furthermore unark, because of the waters of the thee. flood. In the self-same day en

to him, Pat now thine hand tered Noah, and Shem, and Ham,

into thy bosom. And he put and Japheth, the song of Noah,

Job xxii, 15, 16. Hast thon mark his haud into his bosom: and and Noal's wife, and the three ed the old way which wicked men when he took it out, behold, his

And wives of his sous with them, into have trod len? Which were cut hand was leprous as snow. the ark: And they went in unto down out of time, whose founda- he said, Put thine hand into thy

bosom again. Noah into the ark two and two of lion was overflown with a flood.

And he put his all flesh, wherein is the breath of Heb. xi, 7. By faith Noah, being plucked it out of his bosom, and,

band into his bosom again; and life. And they that went in, went warned of God of things not seen in male and female of all flesh, as as yet, moved with fear, prepared behold, it was turned again as his

other flesh. God had commanded him; and an ark to the saving of lois louse; the LORD shut him in.

by the which he condemned the E.cod. vil, 9, 10. When Pharaoh

world, and became heir of the shall speak unto you, saying, THE OVERFLOW.

righteousness which is by faith. Shew a miracle for you: then thou Gen. vii, 11, 12, 17, 18, 20, 23, 24.

2 Pet. 11, 5. And spared not the shalt say unto Aaron, Take thy The same day were all the

old world, but saved Noah the rod, and cast it beforo Pharaoh, fountains of the great deep broken eighth person, a preacher of right- and it shall become a serpent. up, and the windows of heaven eousness, bringing in the flood And Moses and Aaron went in were opened. And the rain was upon the world of the ungodly.

unto Pharaoh, and they did so as

the LORD had commanded : and upon the earth forty days and

2 Pet. 1ii, 5, 6. For this they wil-Aaron cast down his rod before forty nights. And the food was lingly are ignorant of, that by the Pharaoh, and before his servants, forty days upon the earth; and word of God the heavens were of and it became a serpent. the waters increased, and bare up old, and the earth standing out of the ark, and it was lift up above the water and in the water:

THE TEN PLAGUES. the earth. And the waters pre- Whereby the world that then was, valled, and were increased greatly being overflowed with water, per: WATER TURNED INTO BLOOD. upon the earth; and the ark went ished

Exod. vii, 19, 25. And the LORD upon the face of the waters. Fif

spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, teen cubits upward did the waters MIRACULOUS INTER- Take thy rod, and stretch out prevail; and the mountains were covered. And every living sub


thine band upon the waters of

Egypt, npon their streams, upon stance was destroyed which was

IN CONNECTION WITH ABRAHAM, their rivers, and upon their ponds, upon the face of the ground, both Gen. xv, 17. And it came to anil upon all their pools of water, man, and cattle, and the creeping pass, that, when the sun went that they may become blood; and


[ocr errors]

that there may be blood through- | swarm of Nies into the house of Pharaoh made his servants and out all the land of Egypt, both in Pharaoh, and into his servants' his cattle flee into the houses: vessels of wood, and in vessels of houses, and into all the land of And he that regarded not the stone. And seven days were ful. Egypt: the land was corrupted by word of the Lord left his servants filled, after that the Lord had reason of the swarm of fies. And and his cattle in the field. And smitten the river.

Moses. went out from Pharaoh, the LORD said unto Moses, Streich

and entreated the LORD. And the forth thine hand toward beaven, FROOS.

Lord did according to the word of that there may be hall in all the Erod. vill, 5--15. And the LORD Moses; and he removed the land of Egypt, upon man, and spake unto Moses, Say unto Aaron, swarms of flies from Pharaoh, upon beast, and

upon every Stretch forth thine hand with thy from his servants, and from bis herb of the field, throughout rod over the streams, over the people; there remained not one. the land of Egypt. And Moses rivers, and over the ponds, and And Pharaoh hardened his heart stretched forth his rod toward cause frogs to come up upon the at this time also, neither would he heaven: and the LORD sent thunland of Egypt. And Aaron stretch-/ let the people go.

der and hail, and the fire ran alung ed out his hand over the waterg

upon the ground; and the LORD of Egypt; and the frogs came up,

MURRAIN OF BEASTS. rained hail upon the land of and covered the land of Egypt. Exod. ix, 3-7. Behold, the hand Egypt. So there was hail, and And the magicians did so with of the LORD is upon ihy cattle fire mingled with the hail, very their enchantments, and brought which is in the field, upon the grievous, such as there was none up frogs upon the land of Egypt. horses, upon the asses, upon the like it in all the land of Egypt Then Pharaoh called for Moses camels, upon the oxen, and upon since it became a nation. And and Aaron, and said, Entreat the the sheep: there shall be a very land of Egypt all that was in the

the hail smote throughout all the LORD), that he may take away the grievous murrain.

LORD frogs from me, and from my peo- shall sever between the cattle of feld, both man and beast; and the ple; and I will let the people go, Israel and the castle of Egypt: hail smote every herb of the field, that they may do sacrifice unto and there shall nothing die of all

an l brake every tree of the fi Id. the Lord. And Moses said unto that is the children's of Israel. Only in the land of Goshen, where Pharaoh, Glory over me: when | And the Lord appointed a set

the children of Israel were, Wils sliall I entreat for thee, and for time, saying, To-morrow the LORD there no hail. And Pharaol sent, thy servants, and for thy people, shall do this thing in the land. and called for Moses and Airon, to destroy the frogs from thee and And the LORD did that thing on

and said unto them, I have sinne thy houses, that they may remain the morrow, and all the cattle of this time: the Lord is righieunis, in the river only? And he said, Egypt died; but of the cattle of and I and my people arc wicked. To-morrow. And he said, Be it the children of Israel died not Entreat the Lond, (for it is according to thy word; that thou one. And Pharaoh sent, and, be enough.) that there be no more mayest know that there is none hold, ther was not one of the mighty thunderings and buil; and like unto the Lord our God. And cattle of the Israelites dead. And I will let you go, and ye shall the frogs shall depart from thee, the heart of Pharaoh was harden- stay no longer. Aud Moses said and from thy houses, and from ed, and he did not let the people unto him, As soon as I am gone thy servants, and from thy people; go,

out of the city, I will spreid they shall remain in the river

abroad my hands unto the LORD; only. And Moses and Aaron went


and the thunder shall cease, nel out from Pharaoh; and Moses Erod. ix, 8, 9. And the Lord ther shall there be any more trail; cried unto the Lord beca:se of said unto Moses and unto Aaron. that thou mayest kuow liow that,

And the frogs wbich he had brought Take to you handfuls of ashes of the earth is the loru's. against Pharaoh. And the LORD the furnace, and let Moses sprin- Moses went out of the city from did according to the word of kle it toward the heaven in the Pharaoh, and spread abrva i his Moses; and the frogs clied out of sight of Pharaob; And it shall hands unto the Lord; and the the houses, out of the villages, and become small dust in all the land thunders and hail ceased, and the ont of the fields. And they ga- of Egypt, and shall be a bull rain was nut poured upon the thered them together upon heaps; breaking forth with blains upon that the rain, and the hail, anillo

earth. And when Pharaoh Su and the land stank. But when man, and upon beast, throughout thunders, were ceased, lo sind Pharaoh saw that there was re- all the land of Egypt. spite, he hardened his heart, and

yet more, and liardened his heart, hearkened not unto them; as the

(See under DISEASE.)

he and his servants. And the LORD had said.

heart of Pharaoh was hardened. HAIL

neither would he let the children (MAGICIANS, see under Exod. ix, 16, 18-29, 33-35. And of Israel go; as the LORD had IDOLATRY.)

in very deed for this cause have I spoken by Moses.

raised thee up, for to shew in LICE.

LOCUSTS. thee my power, and that my name

may be declared throughout all Exod. viii, 17. And they did so: the earth.

Erod. x, 1, 12 -- 20. And the

Behold, to-morrow LORD said unto Moses, Go in uuto for Aaron stretched out his hand about this time, I will cause it to Pharaoh: for I have hardened his with his rod, and smote the dust rain a very grievous hail, such as heart, and the heart of his serof the earth, and it became lice in hath not been in Egypt since the vants, that I might shew these my man and in beast; all the dust of foundation thereof even until now. signs before lim: And the LORD the land became lice throughout Send therefore now, and gather said unto Moses, Stretch out thing all the land of Egypt.

thy cattle, and all that thou hast hand over the land of Egypt for

in the field; for upon every man the locusts, that they may comu FLIES.

and beast which shall be found in up upon the land of Egypt, and Erod. viii, 23, 24, 30-32. And I the field, and shall not be brought eat every herb of the lund, eren will put a division between my home, the hail shall come down all that the bail liath left, And people and thy people: to-morrow upon them, and they shall die. Moses stretched forth his rod over shall this sign be. And tho Lord He that feared the word of the the land of Egypt, and tho LORD did so: and there came a grievous LORD among the servants of brought an east wind upon the


land all that day, and all that of the captive that was in the, nacle. And when tho cloud was night; and then it was morning, dungeon, and all the first-born of taken np from over the tabernathe east wind brought the locusts. cattle. And Pharaoh rose up in cle, the children of Israel went And the locusts went up over all the night, he, and all his servants, onward in all their journeys: But the land of Egypt, and rested in and all the Egyptians; and there is the cloud were not taken up, all the coasts of Egypt: very was a great cry in Egypt: for there then they journeyed not till tho grievous were they; before them was not a house where there was day that it was taken up. For there were no such locusts as not one dead.

the cloud of the LORD was upon they, neither after them shall be

Neh. ix, 10. And showedst signs the tabernacle by day, and fire was such. For they covered the face and wonders upon Pharaoh, and on it by night, in the sight of all of the whole earth, so that the on all his servants, and on all the the house of Israel, throughout all land was darkened; and they did people of his land; for thou knew their journeys. eat every herb of the land, and all est ihat they dealt pruudly agilost Num. ix, 15 23. And on the day the fruit of the trees which the tben: so didst thou get thee a that the tabernacle was reared up, bail had left: and there remained name, as it is this day.

the cloud covered the tabernacle, not any green thing in the trees,

P3. cxxxv, 8. Who emote the namely, the tent of the testimony: or in the herbs of the feld, first-born of Egypt, both of man and at even there was upon the through all the land of Egypt. and beast.

tabernacle as it were the appearThen Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron in haste; and he said,

Jer. xxxii, 20, 21. Which hast So it was alway: the cloud covered

auce of fire, until the morning. I have sinned against the Lord set signs and wonders in the land it by day, and tho appearance of your God, and against you. Now of Egypt, even unto this day, and fire' by night. therefore forgive, I pray thee, my in Israel, and among other men; cloud was taken up from the ta

And when the sin only this once, and entreat the and hast made thee a name, as at bernacle, then after that the chilLORD your God, that he may take this day; And hast brought forth

dren of Israel journeyed; and in away from me this death only. thy people Israel out of the land the place where the cloud abode, And he went out from Pharaoh, of Egypt with signs; and with

there the children of Israel pitchand entreated the Lord. And the wonders, and with a strong hand,

ed their tents. At the commandLord turned a mighty strong west and with a stretched-out aud

ment of the Lord the children of wind, which took away the lo- with great terror.

Israel journeyed, and at the comcusts, and cast them into the Red

mandment of the LORD they pitchEea; there remained not one lo.


ed: as long as the cloud abodo cust in all the coasts of Egypt. Erod. xiv, 27, 28. And Moses upon the tabernacle they rested But the Lord hardened Pharauli's stretched forth his hand over the in their tenty, And when the heart, so that he would not let the sea, and the sea returned to his cloud tarrieu long upon the taberchildren of Israel 60.

strength when the morning ap. nacle many days, then the children

peared; and the Egyptians fled of Israel kept the charge of the DARKNESS.

against it; and the LORD Overthrew LORD, and journeyed not. And 80 Erod. x, 21-23. And the LORD the Egyptians in the midst of the it was, when the cloud was a few said unto Moses, Stretch ont thine se. And the waters returned, days upon the tabernacle; accordhand toward heaven, that there and covered the chariots, and the ing to the commandment of the may be darkness over the land of borsemen, and all the host of Lord they abode in their tents, Egypt, even darkness which may Pharaoh that came into the sea and according to the commande be felt. And Moses stretched afier them; there remained Dot so ment of the LORD they journeyed. forth his hand toward heaven; much as one of them. .

And so it was, when the cloud and there was a thick darkness in

abode from even unto the mornall the land of Egypt three days:


ing, and that the cloud was taken They saw not one another, neither Exod. xiii, 21, 22. And the LORD up in the morning, then they jourrose any from his place for three went before them by day in a pil. neyed: whether it was by day or days: but all the children of Israel lar of a cloud, to lead them the by night that the cloud was taken hau ligut in their dwellings. way; and by night in a pillar of up, they journeyed. Or whether

fire, to give tliein light; to go by it were two days, or a month, or a AND FIRST-BURN DESTROYED.

day and night. He took not away year, that the cloud tarried upon Exod. xi, 4-6. And Moses said, the pillar of the cloud by day, nor the tabernacle, remaining thereun, Thus sai LORD, About inid the pillar of fire by night, from be- the children of Israel ubode in Diglit will I go out into the midst fore the people.

their tents, and journeyed not: of Egypt: And all the first-born in Exod. xiv, 19, 20. And the angel but when it was taken up, they the land of Egypt slall dio, from of God, which went before the journeyed. At the commandment the first-born of Pharaoh' that camp of Israel, removed and went of the Lord they rested in their sitietle upon lıls throne, even unto behind them; and the pillar of the tents, and at the commandment of the first-born of the maid-servant cloud went from before their face, the LORD they journeyed: they that is behind the mill; and all the and stood behind them: And it kept the churge of the Lord, at first-born of beasts. And there came between the camp of the the commandment of the LORD by shall be a great cry throughout all Egyptians and the camp of Israel; the hand of Moses. the land of Egypt, such as there and it was a cloud and darkness Num. xiv, 10. But all the conwas none like it, nor shall be like to them, but it gave light by night gregation bade stone them with It any more.

to these: so that the one came not stones. And the glory of the LORD Exod. xil, 28-30. And the child near the other all the night. appeared in the tabernacle of the dren of Israel went away, and did Exod. x1, 34-38. Then a cloud congregation before all the chil. as the LORD had commanded covered the tent of the congrega

dren of lerael. Moses and Aaron, so did they. tion, and the glory of the Lord Num. Xvi, 42, 43. And it came to And it came to pass, that at mid. Alled the tabernacio. And Moses pass, when the congregation was night the LORD smote all the first was not able to enter into the teut gathered against Moses and born in the land of Egypt, from of the congregation, because the against Aaron, that they looked the first-born of Pharaoh that sat cloud abode inerenn, and the toward the tabernacle of the conon his throne, unto the first-born glory of the Lord filled the taber-1 gregation: and, belsuld, the cloud fire.


covered it, and the glory of the murmured against Moses, saying,

WATER FROM THE ROCK. LORD appeared. And Moses and What shall we drink? And he

Exod. xvii, 5, 7. And the LORD Aaron came before the tabernacle cried upto the LORD; and the LORD said unto Moses, Go on before tho of the congregation.

shewed him a tree, which when

he had cast into the waters, the people, and take with thee of the P8. Ixxviii, 14. In the day-time made for them a statute and an waters were made sweet: there he elders of Israel; and thy rod,

wherewith thou smotest the river, also he led them with a cloud, ordinance, and thore he proved he called the name of the place

take in thine hand, and go. And and all the night with a Ught of them.

Massah, and Meribah, because of

MANNA. Ps. xcix, 7. He spake unto them

the chiding of the children of Isin the cloudy pillar: they kept his Exod. xvi, 15, 19, 21, 31, 35. And rael, and because they tempted testimonies, and the ordinance when the children of Israel saw it, the Lord, saying, Is the LORD that he gave them.

they said one to another, It is among us, or not?

manna: for they wist not what it P3.cv, 39. He spread a cloud for

And Moses said unto them, AARON'S ROD BUDDING. a covering, and fire to give light This is the bread which the LORD in the night.

Num. xviii, 1-9. And the LORD hath given you to eat. And Moses spake unto Moses, saying, Speak Neh, ix, 12, 19. Moreover, thou said, Let no man leave of it till unto the children of Israel, and leddest them in the day by a the morning. And they gathered take of every one of them a rod, cloudy pillar, and in the night by it every morning, every man ac-according to the house of their a pillar of fire, to giv them light cording to his eating; and when fathers, of all their princes, accord. in the way wherein they should the sun waxed hot, it melted. And ing to the house of their fathers, go. Yet thou, in thy manifold the house of Israel called the name twelve rods: write thou every mercies, forsookest them not in thereof Manna: and it was liko man's name upon his rod. And the wilderness: the pillar of the coriander seed, white; and the thou shalt write Aaron's name cloud departed not from them by taste of it was like wafers made upon the rod of Levi: for one rod day, to lead them in the way; nei- with honey. And the children of shall be for the head of the house ther the pillur of fire by night, to Israel did eat manna forty years, of their fathers. And thou shalt shew them light, and the way until they came to a land inhabito lay them up in the tabernacle of wherein they should go.

ed; they did cat manna nntil they the congregation before the testi

came unto the borders of the land mony, where I will meet with TRANSFIGURATION OF MOSES. of Canaan,

you. And it shall come to pass, Erod. xxxiv, 2935. And it came Joshua v, 12. And the manna that the man's rod whom I shali to pass, wheu Moses came down ceased on the morrow after they choose shall blossom: and I will from mount Sinal with the two had eaten of the old corn of the make to cease from me the murtables of testimony in Moses' land; neither had the children of murings of the children of Israel, hand, when he came down from Israel manna any more; but they whereby they murmur against the mount, that Moses wist not did eat of the fruit of the land of you. And Moses spake unto the that the skin of his face shone Canaan that year.

children of Israel, and every one while he talked with him. And

of their princes gave hiin å rod when Aaron and all the children of Israel saw Moses, behold, the thee, and suffered thee to hunger, twelve rods: and the rod of Aaron

Deut. viii, 3, 16. And he humbled apiece, for each prince one, accord

ing to their fathers' houses, eren skin of his face shone: and they and fed thee with manna, which were afraid to come nigh bim, thou knewest not, neither did thy laid up the rods before the LORD

W118 among their rods. And Moses And Moses called unto thein; and Aaron and all the rulers of the fathers know; that he might make

in the tabernacle of witness. And thee know that man doth not live it came to pass, that on the morcongregation returned unto him; by bread only, but by every word and Moses talked with them. And that proceedeth out of the mouth nacle of witness; and, behold, the

row Moses went into the taberafterward all the children of 19. of the LORD doth man live. Who rod of Aaron, for the house of rael came nigh: and he gave them in commandment all that the fed thee in the wilderness with Levi, was budded, and brousht Lord had spoken with him in manna, which thy fathers knew forth buds, and bloomed blossoms, mount Sinai. And til Moses had not, that be might humble thee, and yielded almonds. Avd Most's done speakin with them, he put

and that he might prove thee, brought out all the rods froin bua vail on his face. But when Mo- to do theo good at thy latter fore the Lord unto all the childra

end. ses went in before the LORD, to

of Israel: and they looked, and speak with him, he took the rail Neh. 1x, 20. Thou gavest also took every man his rod. off, until he came out. And he thy good Spirit to instruct them, came out, and spake unto the and withheldest not thy manna

THE LEPROSY OF MIRIAX. children of Israel that which he from their mouth, and gavest was commanded. And the child them water for their thirst.

Num. xii, 10. And the cloud dedren of Israel saw the face of Mo- John vi, 49. Your fathers dia parted from off the tabernacle; ses, that the skin of Moses' face eat manna in the wilderness, and and, behold, Miriam became lıpshone; and Moses put the vajl up- are dead.

rous, white as snow: and Aaron on his face again, until he went in

looked upon Miriam, and, behuld,

QUAILS. to speak with Him.

she was leprous.
Exod. xvi, 13. And it came to
pass, that at even the quails camo

DESTRUCTION OF KORAN. 2 Cor. iii, 13. And not as Moses, up, and covered the camp; and in

Num. Xvi, 31-33. And it came to which put a vail over his face, that the inorning the dow lay round the childret

pass as he had made an end of of Israel could not about the host. stedtastly look to the end of that

speaking all these words, that the

ground clave asunder that vas which is abolished,

Psalm cv, 40. The people asked, under them: And the earth WATER SWEETENED.

and he brought quails, and satis- opened her month, and swallowed

fer them with the bread of hoa-them up, and their houses, and all Exod. xv, 24, 25. Aud the people I ven.

the meu that appertained unto 450

« PredošláPokračovať »