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a lawaked on the LORD

And he manner let

euro. And there 1003 a row of the Jews: for the Jews la lagreed will meet with the children of building round about in them, already, that if any inan did con- Israel, and the tabernacle shall be round about them four, and it was fess that lie was Christ, be should sanctified by my glory. And I made with boiling-places under | be put out of the synagogue. will sınctify the tabernacle of the the rows round about. Then said

John xil, 42. Nevertheless

congregation, and the altar: I will he unto me, These are the places

sanctify also both Aaron and his of them that boil, where the mini| among the chief rulers also many

sons, to minister to me in the believed on hiin; but because of sters of the house shall boil the

priest's office. And I will dwell sacrifice of the people. the Pharisees they did not confess

among the children of Israel, and kim, lest they should be put out

will be their God,
of the synagogue.

Ecod, xxxill, 9, 10. And it came
John Xvi, 2. They sball put

to pass, as Moses entered into the you out of the synagoguee: yea,

tabernacle, the cloudy pillar dePLACES OF SABBATH WORSHIP. the time cometh, that whosoever

scended, and stood at the door of P3. lxxiv, 8. They said in their killeth you will think that he

the tabernacle, and the LORD doeth God service. hearts, Let us destroy them to

talked with Moses. And all tho gether: they bave burnt up all the

people saw the cloudy pillar stand

v. synagoguos of God in the land.

at the tabernacle-door: and all the PURPOSE OF TABERNACLE people rose up and worshipped. Matth. iv, 23. And Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their


| every man in bis tent-door. synagogues, and preaching the AS THE SCENE OF GOD'S PRESENCE.

Exod. xxxiv, 2, 3. And be ready gospel of the kingdom, and heal.

Gen. xxviii, 16, 17. And Jacob

in the morning, and come up in ing all manner of sickness and all

the morning unto mount Sinai, awaked out of his sleep, and he manner of disease among the

and present thyself there to me in said, Surrly the LORD is in this people.

the top of the mount. And no place, and I knew it not. And he

man shall come up with thee, Matth. vi. 5. And when thou was afraid, and said, Ilow dread

neither let any man be seen prayest, thou shalt not be as the ful is this place! this is none other

throughout all the mount; neither hypocrites are: for they love to but the house of God, and this is

let the flocks and herds feed bepray standing in the synagogues the gate of heaven.

fore that mount. and in the corners of the streets,

Irod. lii. 5. And he said, Draw that they may be seen of men.

Lev. ix, 23. And Moses and not nigh Lither: put off thy shoes Aaron went into the tabernacle of Verily I say unto you, They have their reward.

from off thy feet, for the place the congregation, and came out,

whereon thou standost is holy and blessed the people: and the Luke vii, 4.5. And when they ground.

glory of the LORD appeared unto came to Jesus, they vesought him Exod. xix, 12, 13. 23-25. And all the people. instantly, saying, That he was

thou shalt set bounds unto the Lev. xvi. 2. And the LORD said worthy for whom he should do

people round about, saying, Take anto MOS8, Speak unto Aaron thy this: For he loveth our nation, and

heed to yourselves, that ye go not brother, that he come not at all he hath built us a synagogue.

up into the mount, or touch the times into the holy place within Like xl, 43. Woe unto you,

border of it: whosoever toucheth the vail before the mercy-seat, Pharisees: for ye love the upper

the mount shall be surely put to which is upon the ark, that he die most seats in the synagogues, and

death. There shall not an band not: for I will appear in the cloud greetings in the markets.

touch it, but he shall surely be upon the mercy-seat.

stoned, or shot through; whether Acts vi. 9. Then there arose it be beast or man, It shall not live:

Lev. xix, 30. Ye shall keep my certain of the synagogue, which is

sabbaths, and reverenco my sancwhen the trumpet soundeth long, called the synagogue of the Liber

tuary: I am the LORD. they shall come up to the mount. tines, and Cyrenians, and AlexAnd Moses said unto the LORD,

Lev. xxvi, 11, 12. And I will set andrians, and of thein of Cilicia

the people cannot come up to my tabernacle among you; and my and of Asia, disputing with Ste

mount Sinai: for thou chargedst soul shall not ablor you. And I pben.

us, saying, Set bounds about the will walk among you, and will be Acts xlll, 14. But when they mount, and sanctify it. And the / your God, and yo sball be my departed from Perga, they came LORD said unto him, Away, get people, to Antioch in Pisidia, and went thee down, und thou shalt comel Num. xi. 17. And I will como into the synagogue on the sabbath up, thou, and Aaion with thee: I down and talk with thee there: day, and sat down,

but let not the the land I will take of the spirit which Acts xy. 21. For Moses of old I people break through to come up is upon thee and will ont it upon time liath in every city them that unto the LORD, lest he break forth them and they shall bear the bur. preach him, being read in the

upon them. So Moses went down den of the people with thee, that bynagogues every sabbath day.

unto the people, and spake unto I thou bear it not thyselt alone. them.

1 Chron. xxix, 1. Furthermore, PRESIDED OVER BY ELDERS-ONE Exod. xxiv, 1, 2. And he said David the king said unto all tho OF WHOM IS CALLED THE CHIEF,

unto Moses, Come up into the congregation, Solomon my son, RULEB.

LORD, thou, and Aaron, Nadab, and whom alono God bath chosen, is

uty of the elders yet young and tender, and the Marl: v, 22. And, behold, there of Israel: and worship ye afar oil. work is great: for the palace is corneth one of the rulers of the And Moses alone shall come near not for man, but for the LORD Bynagogue, Jairus by name; and the LORD; but they shall not come God wher ho saw him, he fell at his pigh, neither shall the people go feet.

1 2 Chron. vill, 11. And Solomon up with him.

brought up the danghter of PhaE.cod. xxv, 8. And let them raoh out of the city of David unto EXCOMMUNICATION.

make me & Sauconary, that I may l the house that he had built for John ix, 22. These words spake | dwell among them.

her: for he said, My wife shall not his parents, because they feared Exod. xxix, 43.-45. And there I dwell in the house of David king

ted unto I went up to Jerne

could Tobiah; And hea

not endure that which

of Israel, becanse the places are nor offered burnt-offerings in the they shall eat thy froit, and they holy, whereunto the ark of the holy place unto the God of Israel. shall drink thy milk. LORD hath come.

wherefore the wrath of the LORD Zech, xiy. 21. .... And in that Ps xciii. 5. Thy testimonies are was upon Judah and Jerusalem.

day there shall be no more the and le bath delivered them to Canaanite in the house of the Very sure: holiness becometh

trouble, to astonishinent, and to Lord of hoste thine house, O LORD, for ever,

hissing, as ye see with your eyes. Jonah ii. 4. Then I said, I am For, lo, our fathers liave falleu by

Mark xi, 17. And he taught cast out of thy sight; yet I will the sword: and our sons, and our saying unto them, Is Il not written TOOK again towaru tny noly tenn- daughters, and our wives, are in My house shall be called of all ple. captivity for this.

nations the honse of prayer? but

ye have made it a den of thieves. Acts vii. 33. Then said the Lord

Neh. xiii, 4-8. And before this, to him, Put off thy shoes from thy Eliashib the priest. having thel John il, 13-16. And the Jews' feet: for the place where thou

Oversight of the chamber of the passover was at hand, and Jesus standest is holy ground.

house of our God, was allied unto went up to Jerusalem, And Heb, xil, 20, 21. (For they could

found in the temple those that for him a great chamber, where sold oxen and sheep and dores manded, And if so much as & aforetime they laid the meat

and the chaugers of money sitting: beast touch the mountain, it shall offerings, the frankincense, and

And when he had made a scourge be stoned, or thrust through with the vessels, and the titles of the

of small cords, he drove them all & dart: And so terrible was the corn, the new wine, and the oil, out of the temple, and the streep, sigbt, that Moses said, I exceed (which was commanded to be and the oxen; and poured out the ingly fear and quake.)

given to the Levites, and the changer's money, and overtlirew Rev. xxi, 3. And I heard a great singers, and the porters) and the | the tables; And said unto them Voice out of heaven, saying, Be

offerings of the priests. But in that sold doves, Take these things bold, the tabernacle of God is

all this time was not I at Jeru- hence; make not my Father's with men, and he will dwell with salem: for in the two and thirtieth house an house of merchandise. them, and they shall be bis people, year of Artaxerxes king of Baby

Acts xxi, 27--29. And when tho and God himself shall be with lon came I unto the king, and

seven days were almost ended, them, and be their God, after certain days obtained I leave

the Jews which were of Asia, of the king. And I came to Jeru

when they saw him in the temple, salem, and understood of the evil

stirred up all the people, and laid Num. xvi, 37-40. Speak anto that Eliashib did for Tobiah, in

hands on him, Crying ont, Men Eleazar the son of Aaron the preparing him a chamber in the

of Israel, belp: This is the mar priest, that he take up the censers courts of the house of God. And

that teacheth all men every where out of the buruing, and scatter it grieved me sore; therefore I

against the people, and the law, thou the fire yorder, for they are cast forth all the household-stuli hallowed. The onsers of these of Tobiub out of the chamber

and this place: and further,

brought Greeks also into the Binners against their own souls, let them make them broad plates

Jer. vii, 11. Is this house, which temple, and hath pollo.ed this for a covering of the altar; for

is called by my name, become a holy place. For they had seen they offered them before the

den of robbers in your eyes! Be- before with him in the city LORD, therefore they are hallowed: hold, even I have seen it, saith Trophimus an Ephesian, wborn and they shall be a sign unto the the LORD.

they supposed that Paul had children of Israel. And Eleazar

brought into the templo

Jer. li, 51. We are confounded, the priest took the brasen censers, I because we have heard reproach:

Acts xxiv, 18. Wherenpon cer wherewith they that were burnt shame hath covered our faces; tain Jews from Asia found me had offered, and they were made for strangers are come into the purified in the temple, neither broad plates for a covering of the

sanctuaries of the LORD's house. with multitude, nor with tumult. altar. To be a memoriai unto the children of Israel, that no stran Lam, i, 10. Tho adversary bath ger, which is not of the seed of spread out his hand upon all her 1 1 Cor. iii, 12-15, 17. Now if any Aaron, coine near to offer incense pleasant things: tor she hath seen man build upon this foundation before the LORD, that he be not that the heathen entered into her gold, silver, precious stones, wood. as Korah, and as his company; as sanctuary, whom thou didst com hay, stubble; Every man's work the LORD said to him by the hand mand that they should not enter shall be made manifest: for the of Moses. into thy congregation,

day shall declare it, because it

shall be revealed by fire; and the Ezek. 1x, 7. And he said unto TO BE KEPT SACRED.

fire shall try every man's work of them, Detle the house, and fill 2 Chron. xxiii, 6. But let none the courts with the slain: go ye

what sort it is. 11 any man's come into the house of the LORD, forth. And they went forth, and

work abide which he bath built save the priests, and they that slow in the city.

thereupon, he shall receive & re. minister of the Levites; they shall

ward. If any man's work shall be go in, for they are holy: but all

Ezeke. xxv. 3. 4. And say unto burnt, be shall suffer loss: but he the people shall keep the watch

the Ammonites, Hear the word himself shall be saved; yet so as of the LORD.

of the Lord God; Thus saith the by fire. If any man defile the

Lord God, Because thou sajdst, temple of God, him shall God de 2 Chron. xxix, 6-9. For our Aha, against my sanctuary, when stroy: for the temple of God is fathers have trespassed, and done it was profaned; and against the holy, which temple ye are, that which was evil in the eyes of land of Israel, when it was desothe LORD our God, and have for- late; and against the house of Baken him, and have turned away Judah, when they went into cap

THE DIVINE PROMISE OF their faces from the habitation of tivity: Bebold, therefore I will

PROTECTION AND BLESSING the LORD, and turned their backs. deliver thee to the men of the Exod. XX, 24. In all places Also they have shut up the doors east for a possession, and they where I record my name I will of the porch, and put out the shall set their palaces in thee, and come unto thee, and I will bless lamps, and have not burnt incense, make their dwellings in thee; thee.

1 Kinas is. 9. And the LORD I selves in psalme, and hymns, and them to the house of God, with said unto him, I have heard thy spiritual songs, singing and mak the voice of joy and praise, with a prayer and thy supplication that ing melody in your heart to the multitude that kept boly-day. thou hast made before me: I have | Lord.

Ps. xliii. 3. 4. O send out thy hallowed this house which thou

Col. III. 16. Let the word of light and thy truth: let them lead hast built, to put my name there

| Christ dwell in you richly in all me; let them bring me unto the for ever; and mine eyes and mine | wisdom; teaching and admonish

holy hill, and to thy tabernacles. heart shall be there perpetually. ing one another in psalms, and

Then will I go unto the altar of 2 Chron. vii, 12, 15, 16. And hymns, and spiritual songs, sing

God, unto God my exceeding joy: the LORD appeared to Solomon by ing with grace in your hearts to yea, upon the harp will I praise night, and said unto him, I have the Lord.

thee, o God, my God. heard thy prayer, and have chosen Heb. x. 25. Not forsaking the

Ps. xlviii, 9. We have thought this place to myself for an house l assembling of ourselves together. I of thy loving-kindness, O God, in of sacrifice. Now mine eyes shall

as the manner of some is: but ex- the midst of thy temple. be open, and mine ears attent

horting one another: and so much! Ps. Ixili, 1. 2. O God, thou art unto the prayer that is made in

my God; early will I seek thee: this place. For now have I chosen proaching.

my soul thirsteth for thee, my and sanctifed this house, that my

James v, 13. Is any among yon

flesh longeth for thee in a dry and name may be there for ever: and afficted? let him pray. Is any

thirsty land, where no water is; mine eyes and mino heart shall bo merry? let bim sing psalms.

To see thy power and thy glory, there perpetualiy.

80 as I have seen thee in the Isa. iv, 5. And the LORD will

sanctuary. create upon every dwelling-place P3. xxvI, 6, 7. I will wash mine

P3. Ixxxiv, 1, 2, 4, 5, 7, 10. How of mount Zion, and upon her as | hands in innocency: 80 will I com- l amiable are thy tabernacles, 0 semblies, a cloud and smoke by I pass thine altar, Ó LORD; That I LORD of hostal Mv soul longeth. day, and the shining of a flaming may publish with the voice of

yea, even fainteth, for the courts fire by night: for upon all the thanksgiving, and tell of all thy

of the LORD; my heart and my glory shall be a defence. wondrous works.

flesh crieth out for the living God. 180. lvl 8.9. The LORD hath P3. cxviii, 19, 20. Open to me Blessed are they that dwell in Bworn by his right hand, and by

the gates of righteousness; I will thy house: they will be still praisthe arm of his strength, Surely I

I go in to them, and I will praise ing thee. Selah. Blessed is the will no more give thy corn to be

the LORD: This gate of the Lord, I man whose strength is in thee; for thine enamies and the into which the righteous shall in whose heart are the ways of song of the stranger shall not enter.

them: They go from strength to drink thy wine, for the which Ps. cxxxil, 7. We will go into strength: every one of them in Zion thou hast laboured: But they that his tabernacles; we will worship

appeareth before God. For a day have gathered it shall eat it, and at his footstool.

in thy courts is better than & praise the LORD; and they that

thousand. I had rather be a doorhave brought it together shall EXPERIENCE OF THE

keeper in the house of my God, drink it in the courts of my holl

than to dwell in the tents of



Neh. 1x, 3, 4. And they stood up Jer. xvil, 12. A glorious blgh in their place, and read in the book

P8. xcii, 13. Those that be plantthrone from the beginning is the of the law of the LORD their God

ed in the house of the LORD shall place of our sanctuary. one fourth part of the day; and

flourish in the courts of our God. Jer. I, 23. The voice of them another fourth part they con- Ps. cxxii, 1, 9. I was glad when that flee and escape out of the fessed, and worshipped the LORD they said unto me, Let us go into land of Babylon, to declare in Zion their God. Then stood up upon the house of the LORD. Because the vengeance of the LORD our | the stairs, of the Levites, Jeshua, of the house of the LORD our God God, the vengeance of his temple. and Bani, Kadmiel, Shebaniah, | I will seek thy good. Zech. ix, 8. And I will encamp

Bunni, Sherebiah, Bani, and Che-
Dani, and cried with a loud voice

Jer, vii, 2. Stand in the gate of about mine house because of the

unto the LORD their God. army, because of him that passeth

the LORD's house, and proclalm

there this word, and say, Hear by, and because of him that re

Ps. XXVI, 8. LORD, I have loved

the word of the LORD, all ye of turneth; and no oppressor shall the habitation of thy house, and

Judah, that enter in at these gates pass through them any more: for

| the place where thine honour

our to worship the LORD. DOW have I seen with mine eyes. dwelleth,

Ps. xxvII, 4, 6. One thing have

Zeph. iii, 18. I will gather them THE WORSHIP OF GOD IN I desired of the LORD, that will that are sorrowful for the solemn seek after; that I may dwell in

assembly, who are of thee, to HIS HOUSE. the house of the LORD all the days whom the reproach

rohom the reproach of it was & of my life, to behold the beauty of burden. P3. c. 4. Enter into his gates

the LORD, and to enquire in his Luke xxiv, 53. And were conwith thanksgiving, and into his

temple. For in the time of trouble tinually in the temple, praising courts with praise: be thankful |

he shall hide me in his pavilion: and blessing God. Amen. unto him, and bless his name.

in the secret of his tabernacle

of his tabernacle Acts xill, 15. And after the Eccles. v. 1. Keep thy foot shall he hide me; he shall set me reading of the Law and the Prowhen thou goest to the house of up upon a rock

phets, the rulers of the synagoguo God, and be more ready to bear *han to give the sacrifice of fools: I my meat day and night, WDG

Ps. xli, 3, 4. My tears have been sent unto them, saying, Ye men

and brethren, if ye have any word for they consider not that they do

exhortation for the peop evil.

they continually say unto me. I of exhortation for the people, say Where is thy God? When I re

on. 1 Cor. xlv, 40. Let all things

member these things, I pour out Acts xvill, 19. And he came to be done decently, and in order. my soul in me: for I had gone Ephesus, and left them there: but

Eph. V, 19. Speaking to your with the multitude; I went with l be blmselt entered into the synon

gogue, and reasoned with the LORD had sent him to prophesy; | Sllas by night unto Perea: who. Jews.

and he stood in the court of the coming thither, went into the

Lori's house, and said to all the synagogue of the Jews. 2 Kings xix, 14. And Hezekiah people. received the letter of the hand of! Jer, xxvi, 7. So the priests and 1 Sam. XXI, 7. Now a certain the messengers, and read it: and the prophets and all the people

read it and the prophets and all the people man of the servants of Saul ias Hezekiah went up into the house heart Jereiniah speaking these there that day, detaiced before of the LORD, and spread it before words in the house of the LORD

the LORD; and his name was Doeg, the LORD.

Luke 11, 37. And she was aan Edomite, the chielest of the 2 Chron. Xx, 5. And Jchosha

widow of about fourscore and berdmen that belonged to Suul. phat stood in the congregatiou of

four years, which depared not Neh, vill, 4. And Ezra the scribe Judah and Jerusalem, in the

from the temple, but Berved God stood upon a pulpit of wood, which house of the LORD, before the

with fastings and prayers night they had made for the purpse; new court. and day.

and beside bim stood Mattitilat 2 Chron. xxix, 20. Then Ileze. · Acts iii, 1. Now Peter and John

and Shema, and Apajah, and kiah the king rose early, and went up together into the temple

U rijal), and Ililkiah, and Maasogathered the rulers of the city,

juh, on his right band; w1Y on his and went up to the house of this at the hour of prayer, being the binth hour.

leit hand, Pedaiab, and Mishael, LORD.

and Malchiah, and Hasbum, and Jer. xix. 14. Then came Jere Acts xvil. 10. And the brethren!

Hashbadana Zechariah, aiut mlah from Topliet. whither the immediately sent away Paul and I Mesluullaven.



or given us. wilt thou phit olurain ng


It should bring forth grapes, vant: and they beat him also, and VINEYARD.

brought it forth wild grapes? And entreated him shianiefully, and

now go to; I will tell you what I sent him away empty. And again AN EARLY AND COMMON POSSESSION. will do to my vineyarl: I will he sent a third: and they wounded

Gen, ix, 20. And Noah began | take away the hedge thereof, and him also, und cast him out. to be an husbandman, and b it shall be eaten up; and break planted a vineyard. down the wall thereof, and it shall

TIIE VINE. Num. xvi, 14. Moreover thou

be trodden down: And I will lay hast not bronght us into a land it waste: it shall not be pruned Gen. xl. 9. 10. And the chief that floweth with milk and honey, nor dig red; but there shall come butler told his dream to Joseph, or given us inleritance of fields up briers and thorns: I will also and said to liin, In my dream, and vineyards: wilt thou put out

command the clouds that they behold, a vine was before me; the eyes of these men? we wil

rain no rain vpon it. For the And in the vine were theree not come up.

vineyard of the LORD of hosts is branches: and it was as though it

the house of Israel, and the ineubudded, and her blossoms sliot 1 Kings xxi, 1. And it came to

of Jndab liis pleasant plant: and forth; and the clusters thereof pass alter tbese things, that Na

he looked for judgment, but be- brought forth ripe grapes. both the Jezreellte bad a vine

hold oppression; for righteousness, yard, which was in Jezreel, hard

Num. xlli, 23, 24. And they but beholl a cry. Yes, ten acres by the palace of Ahab king of

came unto the brook of Eancol, of vineyird shall yield one bath, Samaria, and the seed of an homer shall

and cut down from thence & 2 Kings v, 26. And he said unto

branch with one cluster of grapes, yield an eplab. him, Went nut mine heart with

and they bare it between two

Jer. xxxi, 5. Thou shalt yet upon a staff; and they brought of thee, when the man turned again

plant yines upon the mountains of the pomexranates, and of the lige from his chariot to meet thee? 18 it a time to receive money, and to

Samaria: the planters shall plant,

sual plant, The place was called the brook

and shall eat them as common Eshcol, becanse of the cluster of receive garments, and oliveyards,

things. and vineyards, and sheep, and

grapes which the children of oxen, and men - servants, and

Amos V, 11. ...... Ye have Israel cut down from thence. maid-servants?

planted pleasant vineyards, but 1 Kings iv. 23. And Judah and Cant. vii, 12. Let us get up

ye shall not drink wine of them. Israel dwelt safely, every man early to the vineyards; let us see

Matth. xxi, 33, 33-41. Hear an- under his vine and under his fig. if the vine flourish, whether the other

other parable: There was a cer-tree, from Dan even to Beer-sheba, tender grape appear, and the

tain householder, which planted all the days of Solomon. pomegranates bud forth; there a vineyard, and liedged it round

Cant. vi, 11. I went down into will I give thee my loves. about, and digged a wine-press in

the garden of nuts to see the it, and built a tower, and let it out fruits of the valley, and to seo Cant. viii, 11. 12. Solomon had

to husbandmen, and went into a whether the vine flourished, and & vineyard at Baal-hamon; lie let ont the vineyard unto keepers: far country. And the husband- the pome

the pomegranates budded. men took his servants, and beat every one for the fruit thereof

Ezek. xv, 2, 6. Son of man was to bring a thousand pieces of

one, and killed another, and silver. My vineyard, which stoned another. Again, he sent

What is the vine tree more than is

any tree, or than a banch which inine, is before me: thou, O Solo.

other servants more than the first:
and they did unto them likewise.

is among the trees of the forest? mun, must hare & thousand, and But last of all he sent unto them

Therefore thus suith the Lord those that keep the fruit thereof two hundred. his son, saying, They will rever.

GOD, As the vine-tree among the

trees of the forest, which I have ence my son. But when the Eccles. il, 4. I made me great husbandmen saw the son, they

given to the fire tor fuel, so will works I builded me houses: I said among themselves. This is

I give the inhabitants of Jeruplanted me vineyards. the heir: come, let us kill him,

salem. Isa. v, 1--7, 10. Now will I sing and let us seize on bis inberitance.

Hosea xlv, 7. They that dwell to my well-beloved a song of my

And they caught him, and cast under his shadow shall return; beloved touching bis vineyard.

him out of the vineyard, and slew they shall revive as the corn, and My well-beloved hath a vineyard him. When the lord therefore of grow as the vine: the scent therein a very fruitful hill: And he the vineyard cometh, what will of shall be as tho wine of Lebanon. fenced it, and gathered out the

be do unto those husbandmen? stones thereof, and planted it with

They say unto him, He will the choicest vine,and built a tower

miserably destroy those wicked Gen. xlix, 11. Binding his foal in the midst of it, and also made

men, and will let out his vineyard unto the vine, and his ass's colt a wine-press therein; and he look

uinto other husbandıner, which into the choice viue; he washed ed that it should bring forth

shall render him tho fruits in his garments in wine, and his grapes, and it brought forth their seasons.

clothies in the blood of grapes. wild grapes. And now. O inliali Luke xx. 10--12. And at the Deut. xxxil, 32. For their vino tants of Jerusalem, and men of season he sent a servant to the l 18 of the vine of Sodom, and of Judah, judge. I pray you betwixt I husbandmen that they should I the fields of Gomorral: treir me and my vineyard. What I give bion of the fruit of the vine- / grapes are grapes of gall, their conla bave been done more to my yard: but the husbandmen beat clusters are bitler. vineyard, that I have not done in him, and sent him away empty. Job xv, 33. He shall shake of 11? wherefore, when I looked tbat | And again be sent another ser-his unripe grapo as the yine, and


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