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the LORD made a covenant with the king's household, and to do Erek. Xxx, 9. In that day shall Abram, saying, Uoto tby seed what he thought good. And messengers go forth from me in have I given this land, from the Suimei the sou of Gera fell down ships to make the careless Ethioriver of Egypt unto the great before the king, as he was come pians afraid, and great pain shall river, the river of Euphrates. over Jordan.

come upon them, as in the day of OF ETHIOPIA.

1 Kings ix, 26, 27. And king Egypt: for, lo, it cometh.

Solomon made a navy of ships in Daniel xi, 30, 40. For the sblps Isa. xviii, 1, 2. Woe to the Ezion-geber, which is beside of Chittim shall come against land shadowing with wings, whicb | Eloth, on the shore of the Red him.

And at the time is beyond the rivers of Ethiopia: sea, in the land of Edom. And of the end shall the king of the That sendeta ambassadors by the Hiram sent in the navy his ser- south push at him; and the king Bea, even in vessels of bulrushes vants, shipmen that had know of the north shall come agaiust upon the waters, saying, Go, yo ledge of the sea, with the servants him like a whirlwind, with chaswift messengers, to a nation scat- of Solomon.

riots, and with horsemen, and tered and peeled, to a people

1 Kings x, 11, 22. And the navy with many ships; and be sha! terrible from their beglaning also of Hiram, that brought gold enter into the countries, and shall bitherto; a nation meted out and from Ophir, brought in froin Ophir overflow and pass over. trodden' down, whose land the great plenty of almug trees, and John Vi, 22, 23. The day followrivers have spoiled!

precious stones. For the king ing, when the people which stood

had at sea a navy of Tharshish on the other side of the sea, saw OF JOTBATH.

with the navy of Hiram: once in that there was none other boat Deut. x, 7. From thence they three years came the navy of there, save that one whereinto journeyed unto Gudgodah; and Tharshish, bringing gold, and his disciples were entered, and from Gudgodah to Jotbath, a land silver, ivory, and apes, and pea- that Jesus went not with his disof rivers of waters. cocks.

ciples into the boat, but that his 2 Chron. viii, 17. Tuen went disciples were gone away alone; OF JUDAR.

Solomon to Ezion-geber, and to (How beit there came other boats Joel ili, 18.

All the Eloth, at the sea-side in the land from Tiberias, nigh unto the place rivers of Judah shall flow with of Edom.

where they did eat bread, after waters, and a fountain shall come

2 Ohron. ix, 21. For the king's forth of the house of the LORD,

that the Lord had given thanks:) and shall water the valley of ships went to Tarshish with

the Shittim. servants of Huram: every three

VOYAGING. years once came the ships of Isa. xxxiil, 23. Thy tacklings OF PHILIPPI.

Tarsbisk bringing gold, and silver, are loosed; they could not well Acts xvi, 13 An on the sabbath ivory, and apes, and peacocks. strengthen their mast; they could we went out of the city by a river

not spread the sail: then is the side, where prayer was wont to

? Chron. XX, 35-37. And after be made; and we sat down, and this did Jehoshaphat king of prey of a great spoil divided; the

lame take the prey. spake unto the women wbich re- | king of Israel, who did very wickJudah join himself with Ahaziah

Ezek. xxvii, 8, 26-29. The insorted thither. edly. And he joined himself

habitants of Zidon and Arvad with him to make ships to go to

were thy mariners: thy wise mer, Tarshish: and they made the ships : Tyrus, that were in thee, were RIVER OF LIFE.

in Ezion-gaber.

Then Eliezer, thy pilots. Thy rowers have Rev. xxii, 1, 2. And he showed the son of Dodarah of Mareshah, I brought thee into great waters; me a pure river of water of life, prophesied against Jebosbapbat the east wind hath broken thes

Thy clear as crystal, proceeding out of saying, Because thou hast joined in the midst of the seas. the throne of God and of the thyself with Ahaziah, the LORD riches, and thy fairs, thy merLamb. In the midst of the street hath broken thy works. And the chandise, thy mariners, and thy of it, and on either side of the ships were broken, that they were

pilots, thy calkers, and the river was there the tree of life, not able to go to Tarshish.

occupiers of thy merchandise, and which bare twelve manner of

all thy men of war, that are in fruits, and yielded her fruit every merchants' ships, she bringeth which is in the midst of thee, sball

Prov. XXXI, 14. She is like the thee, and in all thy company, month: and the leaves of the tree her food from afar, were for the healing of the na

fall into the midst of the seas in tions.

Ezek. xxvil, 4-6, 9, 25. Thy bor- the day of thy ruin. The suburbe

ders are in the midst of the seas, shall shake at the sound of the SHIPS AND BOATS, ETC. thy builders have perfected thy' cry of thy pilots. And all that Gen vi, 14, 15. Make thee an ark beauty. They have made all thy handle the car, the mariners, and of gopher-wood: rooms shalt thou ship-boards of fir-trees of Senir; all the pilots of the sea, shall come

down from their ships, they shall within and without with pitch. the oaks of Bashan have they make in the ark, and shalt pitch it thoy have taken cedars from Le banon to make masts for thee. Of

stand upon the land, And this is the fashion which thou

Jonah 1, 3, 13. But Jonah rose up Bhalt make it of; The length of made thine oars; the company ot to flee unto Tarshish from the the ark shall be three hundred the Ashurites have made thy presence of the Lord, and trent cubits, the breadth of it fifty cu- beaches of ivory, brought out of down to Joppa; and he found a bits, and the height of it thirty of Gebal,and the wise men thereot, the fare thereof, and went down

the isles of Chittim. The ancients ship going to Tarshish: 50 he paid cubita, Num xxlv, 24. And ships shali ships of the sea with their ma- Tarshish from the presence of the

were in thee thy calkers: all the into it, to go with them unto come from the coast of Chittim, riners were in thee to occupy thy LORD. Nevertheless the med and shall aflict Asshur, and shall merchandise. The ships of Tar- rowed hard to bring it to the afflict Eber, and be also shall blish did sing of thee in thy land; but they could not: for the perish for ever.

market: and thou wast replenish- sea wrought, and was tempesta2 Sam. xlx, 18. And there went ed, and made very glorious in the ous against them. Over a ferry-boat to carry over midst of the seas.

Mark vi, 47, 48. And when EVED 764

we

was come, the ship was in the days, and scarce were come over thence we fetched a compass, midst of the sea, and he alone on against Cnidus, the wind not and came to Rhegium; and after the land. And he saw them toil suffering us, we called under one day the south wind blew, Ing in rowing: (for the wind was Crete, over against Salmone; and we came the next day to contrary unto them:) and about And, hardly passing it, came unto Puteoli. the fourth watch of the night be a place which is called The Fair James ill, 4. Behold also the cometh unto them, walking upon Havens, nigh whereunto was the ships, which, though they be so the sea, and would have passed city of Lasea. Now, when mnch great, and are driven of fierce by thein.

time was spent, and when sailing winds, yet are they turned about Mark vill, 14. Now the disciples was now dangerous, because the with a very small helm, whitherbad forgotten to take bread, fast was now already past, Paul soever the governer listeth. neither had they in the ship with admonished them, and said unto

STORMS. them more than one loaf. them, Sirs, I perceive that this

Jonah 1, 4-6, 11, 12. But the voyage will be with hurt and LORD sent out a great wind into John vi, 16, 17. And when even much damage, not only of the the sea, and there was a mighty was now come, his disciples went lading and ship, but also of our terpest in the sea, so that the down unto the sea, And entered lives. into a ship, and went over the sea certain island which is called the mariners were afraid, and

And running under a ship was like to be broken. Then toward Capernaum: and it was Clauda, had much work cried every man unto his god, and now dark, and Jesus was not to come by the boat: Which cast forth the wares that were come to them.

when they had taken up, they in the ship into the sea, to lighten Acts xvi, 11. Therefore loosing used helps, undergirding the ship; it of them: bat Jonah was gone from Troas, we came with a and, feariug lest they should fall down into the sides of the ship; straight. course to Samothracia, into the quicksands, strako sail, and he lay, and was fast asleep. and the next day to Neapolis. and so were driven. And we So the shipmaster came to him,

Acts xx, 4, 6, 13--15. And there being exceedingly tossed with a and said unto him, What meanest accompanied him into Asia, tempest, the next day they light thou, o sleeper? arise, call upon Sopater of Berea; and of the ened the ship; Thessalonians, Aristarchus and day we cast out with our own think opon us, that we perish not. Secundus; and Gaius of Derbe, hands the tackling of the ship. Then said they unto him, What and Timotheus; and of Asia, Ty. But when the fourteenth night shall we do unto thee, that the chicus and Trophimnus. These,

was come, as we were driven up sea may be calm unto us? (for the going before, tarried for us at and down in Adria, about mid- sea wrought, and was tempestTroas. And 'we went before to pight the shipmen deemed that uous.) And 'he said unto them, ship, and sailed unto Assos, there they drew near to some country: Take me up, and cast me forth intending to take in Paul: 'for 80 And sounded, and

found it twenty into the sea; '80 shall the sea be had he appointed, minding him- fathons and when they had gone calm unto you: for I know that self to go afoot. And when he a little further, they sounded for my sake this great tempest is met with us at Ass09, we took again, and found it afteen fathoms. upon you. him in, and came to Mitylene. have fallen upon rocks, they cast

Matth. vill, 23-26. And when he And we saile i thence, and came the next day over against Chios;

four anchors out of the stern, and was entered into a ship, his disand the next day we arrived at wished for the day. And as the ciples followed him. And, beSa nos, and tarrled at Trogyllum; shipmen were about to flee out hold, there arose a great tempest and the next day we came to of the ship, when they had let in the sea, insomuch that the ship Miletus.

down the boat into the sea, under was covered with the waves: but

colour as though they would have he was asleep. And his disciples Acts xxl, 1.-3. And it came to cast anchors out of the foreship, came to him, and awoke him, say. pass, that, after we were gotten Paul said to the centurion and to ing, Lord, save us: we perish. from them, and bad launched, we the soldiers, Except these abide And he saith unto them, Why are came with a straight course unto in the ship'ye cannot be saved. ye fearful, o ye of little faith? Cous, and the day following unto Then the soldiers cut off the ropes Then be arose, and rebuked the Rhodes, and from thenco unto of the boat, and let her fall off. winds and the sea; and there was Patara: And finding a ship sail. And we were in all in the ship a great calm. ing over unto Phenicia, we went two hundred threescore and six- atth. xiv, 24. But the ship was aboard, and set forth. Now when teen souls.

And when they had now in the midst of the sea, tosswe had discovered Cyprus, we eaten enough, they lightened the ed with waves: for the wind was left it on the

left hand, and sailed ship, and cast out the wheat into contrary. into Syria, and landed at Tyre: the sea. And when it was day, for there the ship was to unlade they knew not the land: but they a great storm of wind, and the

Mark iv, 87. And there arose ber burden.

discovered a certain creek with a Acts xxvii, 8--10, 16--19, 27- shore, into the which they were it was now full.

waves beat into the ship, so that B2, 37-40. And the next day we minded, if it were possible, to touched at Sidon. And Julius thrust in the ship. And when

Luke vill, 22, 23. Now it came courteously entreated Paul, and they had taken up the anchors, to pass on a certain day, that he gave him liberty to go unto his they committed themselves upto went into a ship with his disfriends to refresh himself. And the sea, and loosed the rudder-ciples; and he satd unto them, Let when we biad launched from bands, and hoised up the main us go over unto the other side of thence, we sailed under Cyprus, sall to the wind, and made toward the lake. And they lannched because the winds were contrary. Bhore.

forth. But as they sailed, he fell And when we had sailed over the Acts xxvIII, 11-13. And after asleep: and there came down a sea of Cilicia and Pamphylia, we three months we departed in a storm of wind on the lake; and came to Myra, e city of Lycia. Bhip of Alexandria, which had they were filled with water, and And there the centurion found a wintered in the Isle, whose sign were in jeopardy. ship of Alexandria sailing into was Castor and Pollux. Aud John vi, 18. And the sea arose, Italy; and he put us therein. And landing at Syracuse, we tarried by reason of a great wind that when we bad salled slowly many there three days. And from blow.

Acts xxvil, 13--15, 20. And | into the sea, and get to land: And BROOKS MENTIONED IN when the south wind blew softly, the rest, some on boards, and

SCRIPTURE. supposing that they had obtained some on broken pieces of the ship.

ARNOX. their purpose, loosing thence, they Acd so it came to pass, that they sailed close by Crete. But not escaped all safe to land.

Num. xxi, 14, 15. Wherefore it long after there arose against it a

is said in the book of the wars of tempestuous wind, called Euro

Acts xxvili, 1. And when they the LORD, What he did in the Red clydon. And when the ship was were escaped, then they knew sea, and in the brooks of Arnon, caught, and could not bear up that the

island was called Melita. And at the stream of the brooks into the wind, we let her drive.

Rev. xviii, 17--19. For in one that goeth down to the dwelling And when neither sun nor stars hour 80 great riches is come to of Ar, and leth

upon the border in many days appeared, and no nought. And every shipmaster, of Moab small tempest lay on us, all hope and all the company in ships, and

BESOR. that we should be saved was then sailors, and as many as trade by sea, stood afar off, And cried, he and the six hundred men that

1 Sam. xxx, 9. So David went, taken away

when they saw the smoke of her STIPWRECK, ETC. burning, saying, What city is like were with him, and came to the

brook Besor, where those that Ps. xlviii, 7. Thou breakest the cast dust on their heads, and were left behind stayed. ships of Tarshish with an east cried, weeping and wailing, saywind. ing, Alas, alas, that great city,

CHERITA. 1 Kings xxii, 48, 49. Jehosha" wherein were made rich all that

1 Kings xvii, 3, 5. Get theo phat made ships of Tharshish to bad ships in the sea by reason of hence, and turn thee eastward, go to Ophir for gold: but they her costliness! for in one hour is and hide thyself by the brook went not; for the ships were she mado desolate.

Cherith, that is before Jordan. broken at Ezion-geber. Then

So he went and did according Baid 'Ahaziah the son of Ahab

DELIVERANOR.

unto the word of the LORD: for unto Jehoshaphat, Let my ser

he went and dwelt by the brook vants go with thy servants in the

Ps. cvii, 23--30. They that go Cherith, that is before Jordan. ships: but Jehoshaphat would down to the sea iu ships, that do Dot. business in great waters; These

ESCOL. 2 Chron. XX, 87. Then Eliezer wonders in the deep. For he see the works of the LORD, and his

Num. xiii, 23, 24. And they came the son of Dodavah of Mareshah commandeth, and raiseth the anto the brook of Eshcol, and cut saying, Because thou hast joined stormy wind, which lifteth up the down from thence a branch with thyself with Abaziah, the LORD to the heaven, they go down again bare it between two upon a staff;

waves thereof. They mount up one cluster of grapes, and they hath broken thy works. And

to the depths; their soul is melted and they brought of the pome the ships we broken, that they because of trouble. They reel to granates, and of the figs. The were not able to go to Tarshish. and fro, and stagger like a drunk place was called the brook Esh

of the cluster of Isa. xxxiii, 21. But there the en man, and are at their wit's end. col, because glorious LORD will be unto us a Then they cry unto the LORD in grapes which the children of place of broad rivers and streams; their trouble, and he bringeth Israel cut down from thence. wherein shall go no galley with them out of their distresses. He

Gaasa. oars, Deither shall gallant ship maketh the storm a calm, so that pass thereby.

2 Sam. xxiii. 30. Bepalah the the waves thereof are still. Then Ezek. xxvi, 16, 17. Then all the are they glad because they be Pirathonite, Hiddai of the brooks priuces of the sea sball come quiet: so he bringeth them unto of Gaash.

their desired haven. down from their thrones, and lay

KIDRON. away their robes, and put off Acts xxvii, 21--26. But after their broidered garments: they long abstinence Paul stood forth country wept with a loud voice,

2 Sam. xv, 23. And all the shall clotlle themselves with in the midst of them, and said, and all the people passed over: trembling; they shall sit upon Sirs, ye should have hearkened the king also himself passed over the ground, and shall tremble at upto me, and not have loosed the brook Kidron, and all the every moment, and be astor at thee. And they shall take up this harm and loss. And now I people passed over, toward the a lamentation for thee, and say to exhort you to be of good cheer:

way of the wilderness. thee, How art thou destroyed, for there shall be no loss of any

1 Kings XV, 13. And also that wast inhabited of sea-faring man's life among you, but of the Maachah his mother, even her he men, the renowned city, which ship. For there stood by me this removed from being queen, bewast strong in the sea, she and night the angel of God, whose I cause she had made an idol in a her inhabitants, which cause their am, and whom I serve, Saying, grove; and Asa destroyed ber terror to be on all that haunt it,

Fear not, Paul; thou must be idol, and burnt it by the brook Acts xxvil, 41 - 44. And falling God hath given thee all them that brought before Cesar: and, lo,

Kidron into a place where two seas met, soil with thee. Wherefore, sirs, be spoken these words, he went

Jonn svili, 1. When Jesus bad fore-part stuck fast, and remained of good cheer: for I believe God, forth with his disciples over the unmoveable, but the hinder-part

that it shall be even as it was told brook Cedron, where was a gar: was broken with the violence of me. Howbeit we must be cast den, into the which he entered, the waves. And the buldiers' upon a certain island.

and his disciples. counsel was to kill the prisoners, lest any of them should swim out,

BROOKS

KIStox. and escape.

But the centurion, Deut. viil, 7. For the LORD thy Judges v, 21. The river of Kishon willing to save Paul, kept them God bringeth thee into a good gwept them away, that ancient from their purpose; and com- land; a land of brooks of water, river, the river Kishon. Omy man led that they which could of fountains, and depths that soul,' thou hast troddeu dowi swin should cast themselves first spring out of valleys and hills. strength.

1 Kings xviii, 40. And Elijah | come from another place be for make the wilderness a pool of Bald unto them, Take the prophets saken?

water, and the dry land springs of of Baal; let not one of them

water. escape. And they took them :

FOUNTAINS MENTIONED IN Isa. XllII, 19, 20. Behold, I will and Elijah brought them down to

SCRIPTURE. the brook Kishon, and slow them

do a new thing; now it shall spring there.

SRUB.

forth; shall ye not know it? I will

even make a way in the wilderZERED.

Gen. XVI, 7. And the angel of ness, and rivers in the desert.

the LORD found her by a fountain The beast of the field sliall honour Deut. 11, 13. Now rise up, said of water in the wilderness, by the me, the dragons and the owls: beI, and get you over the brook fountain in the way to Shur. . Žered. And we went over the

cause I give waters in the wilderbrook Zered. NEAR THE WATERS OF NEPATOAR. give drink to my people, my

Dess, and rivers in the desert, to OF THE WILLOWS.

Josh. xv, 9. And the border was chosen

drawn from the top of the hill Isa. XV,7. Therefore the abun. unto the fountain of the water POOLS MENTIONED IN dance they have gotten, and that of Nephtoah..... which they have laid up, shall

SCRIPTURE. they carry away to the brook of

JEZREEL.

BETHESDA. the willows.

John v, 2. Now there is at Je1 Sam. xxix, 1. Now the PhiliFOUNTAINS.

stines gathered together all their rusalem by the sheep market a

armies to Aphek: and the Israel- pool, which is called in the Hea God bringeth thee into a good is in Jezreel. Deut vlil, 7. For the LORD thy ites pitched by a fountain which brew tongue Bethesda, having

five porches. land; a land of brooks of water, of fountains, and depths that spring

LEHI.

GIBEON out of valleys and hills.

Judges xv, 19. But God clave

2 Sam. 11, 13. And Joab the son Judges i, 14, 15. And it came an hollow place that was in the of. Zerulah, and the servants of to pass, when she came to him, jaw, and there came water there David, went out, and met together father a field: and she lightea spirit came again, and he revived: sat down, the one

on the one side from off her ass; and Caleb said wherefore he called the name

of the pool, and the other on the unto her, What wilt thou? And thereot En-hakkore, which is in other side of the pool. she said unto bím, Give me a Lebi unto this day. blessing: for thou hast giren me a

HEBRON. south land; give me also springs

PISGAR.

2 Sam. iv, 12. And David comof water. And Caleb gave her the opper springs and the nether

Deut. 1v, 49. And all the plain manded his young men, and they springs.

on this side Jordan eastward, slew them, and cut off their hands 2 Chron. xxxl1, 4, 30, 31. So there under the springs of Pisgah. even unto the sea of the plain, and their feet, and hanged them

up over the pool in Hebron.. . . was gathered much people together, who stopped all the founUPPER AND NETHER SPRINGS.

SAMARIA. tains, and the brook that ran through the midst of the land, say

Josh. XV, 19. Who auswered,!1 Kings xxii, 38. And one washing, Why should the kings of As. Give me a blessing; for thou hast ed the chariot in the pool of San syria come, and find much water? given me a south land; give me maria; and the dogs licked up his This same 'Hezekiah also stopped also springs of water. And he blood; and they washed his ar. the upper water-course of Gihoa, gave her the upper springs, and mour, according unto the word of

the LORD which he spako and brought it straigtit down to the nether springs. the west side of the city of David. Judges i, 15. And she said unto And Hezekiah prospered in all him, Give me a blessing: for thou

SILOAM. his works. Howbeit in the busi- bast given me a south land; give

John ix, 7. And said unto him, ness of the ambassadors of the me also springs of water.' And Go, wash in the pool of Siloam, princes of Babylon, who sent unto Caleb gave her the upper springs (which is by interpretation, Sent. him to enquire of the wonder that and the nether springs.

He went his way therefore, and was done in the land, God left him,

wasbed, and came seeing. to try him, that he might know all

POOLS. that was in his heart. Eccles. II, 6. I made me pools

UPPER POOL. Ps. civ, 10, 11. He sendeth the of water, to water therewith the 2 Kings xvili, 17. And the king springs into tbe valleys which run wood that bringeth forth trees. of Assyria sent Tartan and Rab Ainong the hills. They give drink

Isa. XXX, 25. And there sball saris and Rabshakeh from Lachish to every beast of the field: the be upon every high mountain, to king Hezekiah with a great wild asses quench their thirst.

and upon every bigh bill, rivers dens, a well of living waters, and of the great slaughter, when the come up, they came and stood by

Cant. iv, 15. A fountain of gar- and streams of waters in the day they went up and came to Jerustreams from Lebanon. towers fall.

the conduit of the upper pool, Isa. XXXV, 6. Then shall the Isa. xxxv, 7. And the parched which is in the highway of the lame man leap as an hart, and the ground shall become a pool, and fuller's field. tongue of the dumb sing: for in the thirsty land springs of water; the wilderness shall waters break in the habitation of dragons,where

LOWER POOL out, and streams in the desert. each lay, shall be grass, with reeds Isa. xxii, 9. Ye have seen also Jer. xvill, 14. Will a man leave and rushes.

the breaches of the city of David, the snow of Lebanon which cometh Isa, xli, 18. I will open rivers that they are many: and ye gafrom the rock of the field ? or in bigh places, and fountains in thered together tho waters of the shall the cold flowing waters that the midst of the valleys: I will lower pool.

Kira's Poor

they went to Beer: that is the well, well; and for that they strove not: Neh. II, 14. Then I went on to whereof the LORD spake unto and he called the name of it Rebo the gate of the fountain, and to Moses, Gather the people

together, both; and tie sald, For now the the king's pool: but there was no and I will give them water. LORD hath made room for us, and place for the beast that was under

we shall be fruitful in the land ne to pass.

BEER-SHEBA.
Gen. xxi, 30, 31. And he said, For

SITNAH.
OLD POOL
thess seven ewe lambs shalt thou

Gen. xxvi, 21. And they digged Isa. xxli, 11. Ye made also a take of my hand, that they may be another weli, and strove for that ditch between the two walls for a witness unto me, that I have also: and he called the name of it the water of the old poole

digged this well. Wherefore he sitnah

called that place Beer-sheba; be-
WELLS.

cause there they sware, both of
them.

FLOODS.
Gen. XXVI, 15, 18, 19, 32. For all the

Job all, 15. Behold, he with

Gen. xxvi, 23, 24. And he went Wells which his father's servants had digged in the days of Abra- op from thence to Beer-sheba. holdeth the waters, and they dry ham his father, the Philistines had and the LORD appeared unto him up: also be sendeth them out, and

they overturn the earth. stopped them, and filled them with the God of Abraham thy father : the same night, and said, I am

Job xxviil, 4. The flood break. earth. And Isaac digged again the wells of water which they had fear not, for I am with thee, and eth out from the iuhabitant; eren digged in the days of Abraham will bless thee, and multiply thy the waters forgotten of the foot. bis father; for the Philistines

had seed, for my servant Abratiam's they are dried up, they are gone sake.

away from men. stopped them after the death of Abraham: and he called their

ELI.

Ps. xvili, 4. The sorrows of names after the names by which

Exod. xv, 27. And they came to death compassed me, and the his father had called them. And Elim, where were twelve wells of floods of ungodly men made me Isaac's servants digged in the val water, and threescore and ten afraid. ley, and found there a well of palm trees: and they encamped Ps. Ixxlv, 15. Thoa didst cleave springing water. And it came to there by the waters.

the fountain and the flood : thou pass the same day, that Isaac's

driedst up mighty rivers. servants came, and told him con

ESEK.

Jer. xlvi, 7, 8. Who is this that cerning the well which they had Gen. XXVI, 20. And the herd-cometh np as a flood, whose wadigged, and said unto him, We men of Gerar did strive with ters are moved as the rivera! have found water.

Isaac's hierdmen, saying, The wa- Egypt riseth up like a flood, and 1 Sam. vil, 6. And thoy gathered ter is ours: and he called the uame his waters are moved like the together to Mizpeh, and dre# wa of the well Esek; because they rivers; and he saith, I will go up ter, and poured it 'out before the strove with him.

and will cover the earth; I will LORD, and fasted on that day, and

destroy the city, and the inhabisaid there. We have sinned

IN HAGAR'S HISTORY. tants thereof. against the LORD. And Samuel Gen. xxi, 19. And God opened Jer. xlvil, 1, 2. The word of the judged the children of Israel in her eyes, and she saw a well of LORD that came to Jeremiah the Mizpeh.

water; and she went and Alled prophet against the Philistines, . 1 Kings vi, 17, 18. Now Jona- the bottle with water, and gave before that Pharaoh smote Gaza. than and Ahimaay stayed by En. the lad drink

Thus saith the LORD, Behold, wa. rogel; (for they might not be seen

ters rise up out of the north, ard to come into the city;) and a

HARAN.

shall be an overflowing food, and wench went and told them: and Gen. xxix,3,4. And thither were all shall overflow the land,' and all they went and told king David. the flocks gathered: and they rolled that is therein; the city, and them Nevertheless a lad saw them, and the stone from the well's mouth,

them that dwell therein; then the told Absalom: but they went both and watered the sheep, and put men shall cry, and all the inhablof them away quickly, and came the stone again upon the well's tants of the land shall bowl. to a man's house in Bahurim, mouth in his place. And Jacob Amos vill, 7, 8. The Lord hath which had a well in his court, said unto them, My brethren, sworn by the excellency of Jacob, whither they went down.

whence de ye? And they said or Surely I will never forget any of Isa. xii, 3. Therefore with joy Harap are we.

their works. Shall not the land sball yo draw water out of the John iv,5,6. Then cometh he to tremble for this, and every one wells of salvation.

a city of Samaria, which is called mourn that dwelleth therein ? and

Sychiar, Dear to the parcel of it shall rise up wholly as a flood; WELLS MENTIONED IN

ground that Jacob gave to his son and it shall be cast out and SCRIPTURE.

Joseph. Now Jacob's well was drowlied, as by the flood of

there. BEER-LAHAI - ROL.

Jesus therefore, being Egypt.

wearied with his journey, sat thus Gen. svi, 14. Wherefore the on the well; and it was about the hosts is he that toucheth the land,

Amos ix, 5. And the Lord God of well was called Beer-lahal-roi; be- sixth hour, hold, it is between Kadesh and

and it shall melt, and all that

dwell therein shall mourn; and it Bered.

MARAA.

shall rise up wholly like a flood, BETHLEHEM.

Exod. xv, 23. And when they and shall be drowned, as by the 2 Sam. xxll, 15. And David came to Marah, they could not flood of Egypt. longed, and said, Oh that one drink of the waters of Marah, for would give me drink of the water they were bitter: therefore the days of Noe were, so shall also

Matth. xxiv, 37--39. But as the of the well of Bethlehem, which is name of it was called Marah.

the coming of the Son of man bo. by the gate!

For as in the days that were beREHOBOTH. .

fore the flood tbey were eating BEER

Gen. xxvI, 22. And he removed and drinking, marrying, and Num. XXI, 16. And from thence trom thence, and digged another giving in marriage, until the day

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