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Uvered my soul from death, mine Ps. vill. 6. Thon madest him to Acts xxii, 3. I am verily a man eyes from tears, and my feet from have dominion over the works of which am a Jew, born in Tarsus, falling.

thy hands; thou hast put all |
things under his feet.

In this city at the
Ps. cxix, 59, 101, 105. I thought |

feet of

Gamaliel ..... on my ways, and turned my feet |

Ps. xlvii, 3. He shall subdue the unto thy testimonies. I have repeople under us, and the nations

TO FALL AT ANOTHER'S frained my feet from every evil under our feet.

FEET, THE TOKEN OF way, that I might keep thy word, Thy word is a lamp unto my feet, Ps. xci, 13. Thou shalt tread up

HOMAGE. and a light unto my path. on the lion and the adder: the !

2 Kings iv, 37. Then she went young lion and the dragon shalt Ps. cxxi. 3. Ho will not suffer I thou trample under feet.

in, and fell at his feet, and bowed thy foot to be moved: he that

herself to the ground, and took keepeth thee will not slumber.

Lam. Ill, 34. To crush under his up her son, and went out.

feet all the prisoners of the earth. Esth. viii, 3. And Esther spake Prov. 1, 15, 16. My son, walk not thou in the way with them; re Matth. vii. 6. Givo not that yet again before the king, and frain thy foot from their path: For which is holy unto the dogs,

fell down at his feet. ..... their feet run to evil, and make | neither cast ye your pearls before Matth. xviii, 29. And his fellowhaste to shed blood.

swine, lest they trample them servant fell down at his feet, and Prov. fil, 23, 26. Then shalt thon

under their feet, and turn again besought him, saying, Have

and rend you. walk in thy way safely, and thy

patience with me, and I will pay foot shall not stumble. For the Rom. xvi, 20. And the God of thee all. LORD shall be thy confidence, and peace shall bruise Satan under

Mark v. 22. And, behold, there shall keep thy foot from being your feet shortly.....

cometh one of the rulers of the taken.

1 Cor. xv, 25, 27. For he must

synagogue, Jairus by name; and

when he saw him, he fell at his Prov. Iv, 26, 27. Ponder the path reign, till he hath put all enemies

feet. of thy feet, and let all thy ways under his feet. For he hath put be established. Turn not to the all things under his feet. ....

Mark vii, 25. For a certain right hand nor to the left: remove

woman, whose young daughter

H eb. ii. 8. Thou hast put all had an unclean spirit, heard of thy foot from evil.

things in subjection under his him, and came and fell at his Prov. vi, 13. He winketh with feet.

feet. his eyes, he speaketh with his

Luke vifi, 41. And, behold, feet, he teacheth with his fingers. « AT TA RET SOMETIMRal there came

there came a man named Jairus, Prov. xix, 2. Also, that the sonl | SIGNIFIES CLOSE ATTEND

and he was a ruler of the be without knowledge, it is not

synagogue: and he fell down at

ANCE OR IMPLIED good; and he that hasteth with

Jesus' feet, and besought him his feet sinneth.

INFERIORITY.

that he would come into his Eccles. v, 1. Keep thy foot,

Judges iv, 10. And Barak called house. when thou goest to the house of

Zebulun and Naphtali to Kedesh; 1 Luke x. 39. And she had a sister God.......

and he went up with ten thou called Mary, which also eat at sand men at his feet.....

Jesus' feet, and heard his word. Isa. xxvi, 6. The foot shall tread It down, even the feet of the poor, I Iake vii. 38. And Ithe womanul John xi, 32. Then when Mary and the steps of the needy. stood at his feet behind him weep

was come where Jesus was, and

saw him, she fell down at his feet. Isa. III, 7. How beautiful upon

ing..... the mountains are the feet of him | Luke viii, 38. 41. Then they hadst been here, my brother had that bringeth good tidings, that I went out to see what was done;

not died. publisheth peace. ..... and came to Jesus, and found the

Acts v, 10. Then fell she down Jer. xlii, 16. Give glory to the man, out of whom the devils were

straightway at his feet, and yielddeparted, sitting at the feet of LORD your God, before he cause

ed up the ghost: and the young Jesus, clothed, and in his right | darkness, and before your feet mind: and they were afraid. And,

men came in, and found her dead. stumble upon the dark mnounbehold, there came a man named

and, carrying her forth, buried

her by her husband. Jairus, and he was & ruler of the Jer. xiv, 10. Thus saith the synagogue: and he fell down at

Acts vii, 58. And cast him out LORD unto this people, Thus have Jesus' feet, and besought him that

of the city, and stoned him: and they loved to wander, they have I he would come into his house.

the witnesses laid down their not refrained their feet, there

clothes at a young man's feet fore the LORD doth not accept Luke x, 39. And she had a sister whose name was Saul. them. ......

called Mary, which also sat at Acts x. 25. And as Peter was Rom. 1il. 15. Their feet are Jesus' feet, and heard his word. coming in, Cornelius met him, swift to shed blood.

Acts iv. 35. 37. And lald them and fell down at his feet, and Heb, xil, 13. And make straight down at the apostles' feate and

worshipped him. paths' for your feet, lest that tribution was made unto every | Rev. i, 17. And when I saw him, which is lame be turned out of the

man according as he had need. I fell at his feet as dead. .... way; but let it rather be healed. Having land, sold it, and brought

1. Rev. xlx, 10. And I fell at the money, and laid it at the

And

his feet to worship him. UNDER FEET, THE TOKEN apostles' feet.

he said unto me, See thou do it OF SUBJUGATION.

Acts vii, 58. And cast him out Dot: I am thy fello w-servant, and 2 Sam. xxll, 39. And I have con- of the city, and stoned him: and of thy brethren that have the sumed them, and wounded them, the witnesses laid down their testimony of Jesus: worship God: that they could not arise: yea, clothes at & young man's feet, for the testimony of Jesus is the they are fallen under my feet. whose name was Saul.

spirit of prophecy.

went out to see thi Then they saying unto him, Lorat his feet.

tains......

PARTS OF FOOT. ground for delicateness and ten-i FROM SOLE TO HEAD,

derness....... And among THE WHOLE PERSON. HEEL. these nations shalt thou find no

2 Sam. xiv, 25. But in all Israel Gen. iil, 15. And I will put ease, neither shall the sole of thy

way there was none to be so much enmity between theo and the foot bave rest......

praised as Absalom for his beauty: woman, and between thy seed and

| Josh. i. 3. Every place that the from the sole of his foot even to her seed; it shall bruise thy head, I sole of your foot shall tread upon, the crown of his head there was and thou shalt bruise his heel.

that have I given unto you, as I no blemish in him. Gen. xxv, 26. And after that said unto Moses.

Job ii, 7. So went Satan forth came his brother out, and his Josh. iii, 13. And it shall come from the presence of the LORD, hand took hold on Esau's heel: to pass, as soon as the soles of the and smote Job with sore boils, and his name was called feet of the priests that bear the from the sole of his foot unto his Jacob...... ark of the LORD, the Lord of all

crown. Hosea xil, 3. He took his brother the earth, shall rest in the waters

Isa. i, 6. From the sole of the by the heel' in the womb, and by of Jordan, that the waters of Jor

foot even unto the bead there dan shall be cut off from the his strength he had power with

is no soundness in it. ... God.

waters that come down from
above; and they shall stand upon
an heap.

тоЕ. Job xill, 27. Thou pattest my

Exod. xxix, 20. Then shalt thou seet also in the stocks, and lookest

kill the ram, and take of his blood, narrowly unto all my paths; thou 1 Kings y, 3. Thou knowest bowl and put it upon the tip of the Bettest & print upon the heels or that David my father could not right ear of Aaron, and upon the my feet.

buid an nouse unto the name of tip of the right ear of his sons, and Job vuits o The on shall take the LORD bis God for the wars upon the thumb of their right him by thé heel, and the robbor

| which were about him on every l hand, and upon the great toe of

side, until the LORD put them shall prevail against him.

their right foot, and sprinkle the under the soles of his feet.

blood upon the altar round about. Ps. xli, 9. Yea, mine own famil

Isa. lx, 14. The sons also of Judges i. 6. 7. But Adoni-bezek iar friend, in whom I trusted,

them that afllicted theo shall which did eat of my bread, bath

fied: and they pursued after him, come bending unto thee; and all lifted up his heel against me.

and caught him, and cut off his they that despised thee shall bowl thumbs and his great toes. And P8. xlix, 5. Wherefore should I themselves down at the soles of Adoni-bezek said, Threescore for in the dave of evil when the I thy feet......

and ten kings, having their thumbs iniquity of my heels shall compass | Erek. xliii, 7. And he said unto and their great toes cut off, gathme about.

me, Son of man, the place of my ered their meat under my table: Jer. xill, 22. ... For the great

throne, and the place of the soles as I have done, so God hath reness of thine iniquity are thy

of my feet, where I will dwell in quited me. And they brought skirts discovered, and thy heels

the midst of the children of Israel him to Jerusalem, and there he made bare.

for ever, and my holy name, shall died.
the house of Israel no more de- 1 Chron. XX, 6. And yet again
file. ......

there was war at Gath, where SOLE.

Mal. iv, 3. And ye shall tread was a man of great stature, whose Deut. xxviii, 56, 65. The tender| down the wicked: for they shall | fingers and toes were four and and delicate woman among you, bo ashes under the soles of your twenty, six on each hand, and six which would not adventure to get feet, in the day that I shall do I on each foot; and he also was the the sole of her foot upon the I this, saith the LORD of hosts. BOD of the giant.

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CANAAN.

ITS BOUNDARIES.

herit it, one as well as another, I land of oil olive, and honey. A

concerning the which I lifted up land wherein thou shalt eat bread E.eod.xxiil, 31. And I will set thy

mine hand to give it unto your without scarceness, thou shalt not bounds from the Red sea even

fathers: and this land shall fall lack any thing in it; a land whose unto the sea of the Philistines, and

unto you for inheritance. And stones are iron, and out of whose from the desert unto the river:

this shall be the border of the land | hills thou mayest dig brass. for I will deliver the inhabitants

toward the north side, from the of the land into your hand; and

Deut. xxvi, 9-11. And he hath great sea, the way of Hethlon, as thou shalt drive them out before

brought us into this place, and men go to Zedad; Hamath, thee,

hath given us this land, even a Berothah, Sibraim, which is be

land that floweth with milk and Deut. ill, 12-17. And this land, tween the border of Damascus

honey. And now, behold, I have which we possessed at that time, and the border of Hamath; Hazar

brought the first-fruits of the land from Aroer, which is by the river hatticon, which is by the coast of

which thou, O LORD, hast given Arnon, and half mount Gilead, | Hauran. And the border from

me. And thou shalt set it before and the cities thereof, gave I unto the sea shall be Hazar-enan, the

the LORD thy God, and worship the Reubenites, and to the Gadites. border of Damascus, and the north before the LORD thy God. And And the rest of Gilead, and allnorthward, and the border of

thou shalt rejoice in every good Bashan, being the kingdom of Os, Hamath. And this is the north

thing which the LORD thy God gave I unto the half-tribe of Ma- side. And the east side ye shall

hath given unto thee, and unto nasseh; all the region of Argob, measure from Hauran, and from

thine house, thou, and the Levite, with all Bashan, which was called Damascus, and from Gilead, and

and the stranger that is among the land of giants. Jair the son from the land of Israel by Jordan,

you. of Manasseh took all the country from the border unto the east sea, of Argob, unto the coasts of Ge- And this is the east side. And

Judges xviii, 9, 10. And they shuri and Maachathi, and called the south side southward, from

said, Arise, that we may go up them after his own name, Bashan-Tamar even to the waters of strife

against them; for we have seen havoth-jair, unto this day. And in Kadesh, the river to the great

the land, and, behold, it is very I gave Gilead unto Machir. And sea. And this is the south side

good; and are ye stíll? Be not unto the Reubenites, and unto southward. The west side also

slothful to go, and to enter to the Gadites, I gave from Gilead shall be the great sea from the

possess the land. When ye go, even unto the river Arnon, half border, till a man come over

ye shall come unto a people secure, the valley, and the border, even against Hamath. This is the

and to a large land: for God hath unto the river Jabbok, which is west side. So shall ye divide this

given it into your hands; a place the border of the children of land unto you according to the

where there is no want of any Ammon; The plain also, and Jor- | tribes of Israel.

thing that is in the earth. dan, and the coast thereof, from Ezek. xlviii. 29. 30. This is the

Jer. xxxii, 22. And hast given Chinnereth even unto the sea of| land which ye shall divide by lot

them this land, which thou didst the plain, even the salt sea, under unto the tribes of Israel for in

swear to their fathers to give Ashdoth-pisgah eastward. heritance, and these are their

them, a land flowing with milk Deut. lv. 47–49. And they | portions, saith

and honey.

the Lord God. possessed bis land, and the land And these are the goings out ofl.

Ezek. xx, 6. In the day that I of Og king of Bashan, two kings the city on the north side, four

lifted up mine hand unto them, to of the Amorites, which were on thousand and five hundred meas

bring them forth of the land of this side Jordan, toward the suures.

Egypt into a land that I had espied rising; From Aroer, which is by

for them, flowing with milk and the bank of the river Arnon, even DESCRIPTION OF THE honey, which is the glory of all unto mount Sion, which is Her

lands.

COUNTRY. mon, And all the plain on this

E.cod. xxxiii, 3. Unto a land

(See under Agriculture and . side Jordan eastward, even unto the sea of the plain,' under the flowing with milk and honey: for

Animals, BEE.) I will not go up in the midst of springs of Pisgah.

thee; for thou art a stiffnecked PROMISE OF POSSESSION. Amos vi, 2. Pass ye unto Calneh, I people: lest I consume thee in the Gen. xlii. 14, 15, 17. and see; and from thence go ye to l way.

And the Hamath the great: then go down

LORD said unto Abram, after that to Gath of the Philistines: be they

Lev. xx, 24. But I have said Lot was separated from him, Lift better than these kingdoms? or

unto you, Yo shall inherit their up now thine eyes, and look from their border greater than your

land, and I will give it unto you the place where thou art northborder?

to possess it, a land that floweth ward, and southward, and eastwith milk and honey: I am the ward, and westward: For all the

LORD your God, which have land which thou seest, to thee will THE SAME AS SEEN IN THE

seperated you from other people. | I give it, and to thy seed for ever. VISION OF EZEKIEL. Deut. viii, 7-9. For the LORD thy

| Arise, walk through the land, in Ezek. xlvii, 13-21. Thug saith God bringeth thee into a good

the length of it, and in the breadth the Lord God. This shall be the land, a land of brooks

of it; for I will give it unto thee. border whereby ye shall inherit of fountains and depths that spring! Gen. xv, 17-21. And it came to the land, according to the twelve out of valleys and hills; A land of pass, that, when the sun went tribes of Israel: Joseph shall have wheat, and barley, and vines, and down, and it was dark, behold a two portions. And ye shall in- / fig trees, and pomogranates; al smoking furnace, and a burning

Jortribes onto you accor

Chinnered the coast thereof

itemen. svil, 8; to thy seenou art |

Joshua'your foocan unto you the harding to be comme

lamp that passed between those fore this people, and he shall ,ceive for an inheritance, obeyed; pieces. In that same day the cause them to inherit the land and he went out, not knowing LORD made a covenant with which thou shalt see.

whither he went. By faith he soAbram, saying. Unto thy seed

Deut. xi, 31. For ye shall pass

Journed in the land of promise, as have I given this land, from the over Jordan, to go in to possess

in a strange country, dwelling in river of Egypt unto the great the land which the LORD your

tabernacles with Isaac and Jacob, river, the river Euphrates: The God giveth you, and ye shall pos

the heirs with him of the same Kenites, and the Kenizzites, and sess it, and dwell therein.

promise. For he looked for a city the Kadmonites, And the Hit

which hath foundations, whose tites, and the Perizzites, and the

Deut. xxxii, 8. When the most

builder and maker is God. | High divided to the nations their Rephaims, And the Amorites, and the Canaanites, and the Girgashinheritance, when he separated

CONDITIONS OF CONTINUED ites, and the Jebusites. the sons of Adam, he set the

POSSESSION. bounds of the people according to Gen. xvil, 8. And I will give the number of the children of 2 Kings xxl, 8. Neither will I unto thee, and to thy seed after Israel.

make the feet of Israel move any thee, the land wherein thou art

Joshua 1, 3, 4. Every place that a stranger, all the land of Canaan,

more out of the land which I gavo the sole of your foot shall tread up

their fathers; only if they will obfor an everlasting possession; and

serve to do according to all that I on, that have I given unto you, as I will be their God. I said unto Moses. From the

have commanded them, and acGen. xxvi. 2. 3. And the LORD wilderness and this Lebanon, even

cording to all the law that my appeared unto him, and said, Go

unto the great river. the river servant Moses commanded them. not down into Egypt; dwell in the

Euphrates, all the land of the 1 1 Chron. xxviil, 8. Now thereland which I shall tell thee of. Hittites and into the great sen

fore, in the sight of all Israel, the Sojourn in this land, and I will be towar

Il be toward the going down of the sun, | congregation of the LORD, and in with thee, and will bless thee: forsla chee, and will bless thee: for shall be your coast.

the audience of our God, keep and unto thee, and unto thy seed, I

seek for all the commandments of will give all these countries; and I will perform the oath which I|

SUBSEQUENT ALLUSIONS. the LORD your God; that ye may

| possess this good land, and leave sware unto Abraham thy father. I 1 Chron. xvi, 18, 19. Saying,

ng I it for an inheritance for your chil

Unto thee will I give the land of Gen. XXXV, 12. And the land Canaan, the lot of your inheri

dren after you for ever. Which I gave Abraham and Isaac, tance. When vA wara but faw Jer. vii, 5-7. For il ye thoroughto thee I will give it, and to thy even a few, and strangers in it. I

ly amend your ways and your seed after thee will I give the

doings; if ye thoroughly execute * Neh. ix, 7, 8. Thou art the LORD land.

I judgment between a man and his the God, who didst choose Abram, Gen. xlviii, 21. And Israel said

neighbour, If ye oppress not the and broughtest him forth out of unto Joseph, Behold, I die; but

stranger, the fatherless, and the Ur of the Chaldees, and gavest God shall be with you, and bring

widow, and shed not innocent him the name of Abraham: And you again unto the land of your foundest his heart faithful bafora

blood in this place, neither walk fathers.

after other gods to your hurt; thee, and madest a covenant with

Then will I cause you to dwell in Gen. 1. 24. And Joseph said unto him, to give the land of the

this place in the land that I gave his brethren, I die: and God will Canaanites, the Hittites, the Am

to your fathers, for ever and ever. surely visit you, and bring you orites, and the Perizzites, and the out of this land unto the land Jebusites, and the Girgashites, to COMMISSION TO which he sware to Abraham, to give it, I say, to his seed, and hast

CONQUER IT. Isaac, and to Jacob. performed thy words: for thou art

Deut. x, 11. And the LORD said Ecod. vi, 4, 8. And I have also righteous.

unto me, Arise, take thy journey established my covenant with P3. cv, 11, 12. Saying, Unto thee

before the people, that they may them, to give them the land of will I give the land of Canaan, the

go in and possess the land, which Canaan, the land of their pilgrim- lot of your inheritance: When

I sware unto their fathers to give age, wherein they were strangers. they were but a few men in num

unto them. And I will bring you in unto the ber, yea, very few, and strangers land, concerning the which I did in it.

Joshua i, 1, 2. Now after the swear to give it to Abraham, to Acts vii, 2-5. And he said, Men,

death of Moses, the servant of the Isaac, and to Jacob; and I will brethren, and fathers, hearken;

LORD, it came to pass, that the give it you for an heritage: I am The God of glory appeared unto

LORD spake unto Joshua the son the LORD. our father Abraham, when he was

of Nun, Moses' minister, saying, in Mesopotamia, before he dwelt

Moses my servant is dead; now Exod. xv, 17. Thou shalt bring them in, and plant them

therefore arise, go over this Jorin Charran, And said unto him,

in the mountain of thine inheritance, in Get thee out of thy country, and

dan, thou, and all this people, the place, O

unto the land which I do give to from thy kindred, and come into LORD, which thou

the land which I shall shew thee. hast made for thee to dwell in: in

them, even to the children of the Sanctuary, O LORD, which thy Then came he out of the land of

Israel. the Chaldeans, and dwelt in Char

Joshua xvill, 2, 8. And there rehands have established.

ran: and from thence, when his mained among the children of Exod. xxxiil, 1. And the LORD father was dead, he removed him

Israel seven tribes, which had not said unto Moses, Depart, and go into this land, wherein ye now

yet received their inheritance. up hence, thou and the people dwell. And he gave him none in

And Joshua said unto the children which thou hast brought up out

chas of Israel, Ilow long are ye slack of the land of Egypt, unto the to set his foot on: yet he promised

to go to possess the land, which land which I sware unto Abra that he would give it to him for a

the LORD God of your fathers hath ham, to Isaac, and to Jacob, saypossession, and to his seed after

given you, ing, Unto thy seed will I give it. I him, when as yet he had no child.

CHARACTER AND EXPULDeut. Ill, 28. But charge Joshua, Heb. xi, 8, 10. By faith Abraham, and encourage him, and strong when he was called to go out into

SION OF ITS ABORIGINES. then him; for he shall go over be-Ta place which he should after re- Exod. xxiil, 29, 30. I will not drive them out from before thee rates, even unto the uttermost sea, and had feared other gods. And in one year; lest the land become shall your coast be.

walked in the statutes of the headesolate, and the beast of the field

Deut. xii, 31. Thou shalt not do

then, whom the LORD cast out multiply against thee. By little so unto the LORD thy God: for

from before the children of Israel, and little I will drive them ont every abomination to the LORD

and of the kings of Israel, which from before thee, until thou be which

they had made. increased, and inherit the land.

unto their gods; for even their Ezra ix, 10, 11. And now, o our produxiy 11. Observe thou song and their daughters they | God, what shall we say after this? that which I command thee this

have burnt in the fire to their for we have forsaken thy comday: behold, I drive out before gods.

mandments, Which thou hast thee the Amorite, and the Ca- Deut. xviii, 14. For these na commanded by thy servants the naanite, and the Hittite, and the tions, which thou shalt possess. / prophets, saying, The land, unto Perizzite, and the Hivite, an the hearkened unto observers of times, which ye go to possess it, is an Jebusite. and unto diviners: but as for thee,

unclean land with the filthiness of Lev. xviii, 25, 27. And the land

the LORD thy God hath not suffer the people of the lands, with their is defiled: therefore I do visit the ed thee so to do.

abominations, which have filled it iniquity thereof upon it, and the Deut. xxix, 16, 17. (For ye know

from one end to another with

their uncleanness. land itself vomiteth out her in- how we have dwelt in the land of habitants. (For all these abomin-Egypt, and how we came through | Neh. ix, 24, 25. So the children ations have the men of the land the nations which ye passed by; went in and possessed the land, done which were before you, and And ye have seen their abomina- | | and thou subduedst before them the land is defiled.)

tions, and their idols, wood and the inhabitants of the land, the Num. xxiv, 19. Out of Jacob stone, silver and gold, which Canaanites, and gavest them into

their hands, with their kings, shall come he that shall have

were among them.) dominion, and shall destroy him Deut. xxxi, 3. The LORD thy and the people of the land, that remaineth of the city. God, he will go over before thee,

that they might do with them and he will destroy these nations as they would. And they took Num. xxxiii. 53, 55, 56. And yel from before th

from before thee, and thou shalt strong cities, and a fat land, and shall dispossess the inhabitants of

possess them; and Joshua, he possessed houses full of all goods, the land, and dwell therein: for I shall go over before thee, as the

wells digged, vineyards and olivehave given you the land to pos- LORD bath wid

yards, and fruit trees in abundsess it. But if ye will not drive

ance: so they did eat, and were out the inhabitants of the land Jo8N. xii, 7, 8. And these are the filled, and became fat. and defrom before you; then it shall come

It shall come kings of the country which Joshua lighted themselves in thiy great to pass, that those which ye let and the children of Israel smote

goodness. remain of them shall be pricks in on this side Jordan on the west,

Ps. lxxviii, 55. He cast out the your eyes, and thorns in your from Baal-gad in the valley of

heathen also before them, and sides, and shall vex you in the land Lebanon, even unto the mount

divided them an inheritance by wherein ye dwell. Moreover, it IIalak, that goeth up to Seir,

line, and made the tribes of Israel shall come to pass, that I shall do which Joshua. gave unto the

to dwell in their tents. unto you as I thought to do unto tribes of Israel for a possession,

Acts xiil, 19. And when he had according to their divisions: In them.

the mountains, and in the valleys. destroyed seven nations in the Deut. ix. 1-3. Hear, O Israel; and in the plains, and in the

land of Chanaan, he divided their Thou art to pass over Jordan this

springs, and in the wilderness, land to them by lot. day, to go in to possess nations

and in the south country; the greater and mightier than thyself,

Hittites, the Amorites, and the REFLECTIONS UPON THE cities great, and fenced up to hea

Canaanites, the Perizzites, the ven: A people great and tall, the | Hivites, and the Jebusites.

CONQUEST. children of the Anakims, whom

Num. xxi, 29-31. Woe to thee, thou knowest, and of rohom thou

Joshua xxiii. 5. And the LORD Moab! thou art undone, O people host heard sai. Who can stand be. I your God, he shall expel them I of Chemosh! he hath given his fore the children of Anak? Un

I from before you, and drive them sons that escaped, and his daughderstand therefore this day, that from out of your sight; and ye ters, into captivity unto Sihon the LORD thy God is he which shall possess their land, as the king of the Amorites. We have goeth over before thee; as a con LORD your God hath promised un- shot at them; Heshbon is perished suming fire he shall destroy them to you.

even unto Dibon, and we have and he shall bring them down be- Joshua xxiv, 8. And I brought | laid them waste even unto Nophfore thy face: so shalt thou drive you into the land of the Amorites. I ah, which reacheth unto Medeba. them out, and destroy them which dwelt on the other side

which dwell on the other side | Thus Israel dwelt in the land of quickly, as the LORD hath said un Jordan; and they fought with the Amorites. to thee.

you: and I gave them into your Deut. iv. 37. 38. And because he Deut. xl, 22-24. For if ye shall

hand, that ye might possess their loved thy fathers, therefore he diligently keep all these command

land; and I destroyed them from chose their seed after them, and ments which I command you, to before you.

brought thee out in his sight with do them, to love the LORD your

1 Kings xxi, 26. And he did very his mighty power out of Egypt; God, to walk in all his ways, and abominably in following idols, ac. To drive vut nations from before t cleave unto him: Then' wiucording to all things as did the thee, greater and mightier than the Lord drive out all these na

thou art, to bring thee in, to give tions from before you and ve out before the children of Israel. I thee their land for an inheritanca shall possess greater nations and 2 Kings xvii, 7. 8. For so it was. as it is this day. mightier than yourselves. Every that the children of Israel had | Deut. XXVI, 3. And thou shalt place whereon the soles of your sinned against the LORD their God, go unto the priest that shall be in feet shall tread shall be yours: which had brought them out of the those days, and say unto him, I from the wilderness and Lebanon, land of Egypt, from under the profess this day unto the LORD from the river, the river Euph-hand of Pharaoh king of Egypt, thy God, that I am come unto tho

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