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FABLE

         -General scriptures concerning 1Ti 1:4; 4:7; 2Ti 4:4; Tit

         1:7,14; 2Pe 1:16

 

   FACE

         -Character revealed in Isa 3:9

 

         -Transfiguring of

 

         .Moses Ex 34:29-35

 

         .Jesus Mt 17:2; Lu 9:29

 

         -Covering of Isa 6:2

 

         -Disfiguring of, in fasting Mt 6:16

 

   FAINTING

         -General scriptures concerning La 2:12; Da 8:27

 

   FAIR HAVENS

         -(A harbor on the island of Crete)

 

         -Paul tarries at, on his way to Rome Ac 27:8

 

   FAITH

         -General scriptures concerning 2Sa 22:31; Ps 2:12; 5:11; 7:1;

         9:9,10; 18:30; 32:10; 33:18,19; 34:1-8,22; 36:7; 40:4; 64:10;

         78:5-7; 84:5,12; 112:5,7,8; 118:8,9; 125:1; 147:11; Pr 3:5;

         14:26; 22:19; 28:25; 29:25; 30:5; Isa 10:20; 14:32; 26:3; 30:15;

         57:13; Jer 17:7,8; 39:18; Na 1:7; Mt 9:22; 21:21,22; Mr 9:23,24;

         11:23,24; Lu 7:50; 8:48-50; 17:5; 18:8; Joh 11:25-27; Ac 3:16;

         13:48; 26:18; Ro 1:16,17; 4:1-25; 5:1; 9:31-33; 10:6-10;

         11:20,23; 15:13; 1Co 1:21; 2:5; 12:8,9; 2Co 1:24; Ga 3:1-29;

         5:22; Eph 2:8; 6:16; Col 1:23; 2:12; 1Th 2:13; 5:8; 2Th 2:13;

         1Ti 1:5,19; 2:15; 4:10; 6:11,12,17; 2Ti 4:7,8; Heb 4:1-11;

         6:1,7,12,18; 10:35,38,39; 11:1-39; 13:5,6; Jas 1:6; 2:1-26; 1Pe

         1:5,7,9,21; 3:5; 1Jo 3:21; 5:4; Re 22:7

 

         -See [1593]FAITH IN CHRIST

 

         -ENJOINED Ex 14:13; Nu 21:34; De 1:21-31; 3:2,22; 7:17-21; 20:1;

         31:6-8,23; Jos 1:5-9; 10:25; Jud 6:14-16; 2Ki 19:6,7; 2Ch 15:7;

         16:9; 20:15,17,20; 32:7,8; Ne 4:14; Job 35:14; Ps 4:5; 27:14;

         31:19,24; 37:3,5,7,39,40; 55:22; 62:8; 115:9,11; 130:7; Pr

         3:5,6,24-26; 16:3; Isa 26:4,20; 35:3,4; 37:6; 41:10,13,14;

         43:1,2,5,10; 44:2,8; 50:10; Jer 42:11; 49:11; Joe 2:21; 3:16;

         Hab 2:3,4; Zep 3:16,17; Zec 8:9; 9:12; Mt 6:25-34; 17:18-20; Mr

        1:15; 11:22-24; Lu 12:22-32; 17:6

 

         .INSTANCES OF: see after the following subtopic

 

         -EXEMPLIFIED Ge 6:22; 16:13; 24:7,40; 48:21; 50:20,24; Ex

         15:1-19; 18:11; Nu 10:29; 14:8,9; Jos 14:12; 1Sa 14:6;

         17:36,37,45-47; 2Sa 7:28; 22:2-5; 23:5; 2Ki 18:5; 1Ch 28:20; 2Ch

         13:10,11; 14:11; 20:12; 32:7,8; Ezr 8:22; Ne 1:8-10; 2:20; Job

         4:7-21; 5:8,9; 10:12; 13:15; 14:15; 16:19; 19:25-27; 23:6; 42:2;

         Ps 3:3,5,6; 4:3,8; 6:8,9; 7:1,10; 9:3,4; 11:1; 13:5;

         16:1,2,5,8,11; 17:6; 18:1-3,18,28,29; 20:5-7; 21:7; 22:4,5;

         23:1-6; 25:1,2,5,15,20; 26:1,12; 27:1,5,6,10; 28:7;

         31:1,3-6,14,15; 32:7; 33:20-22; 35:10; 38:9; 39:7; 40:3,4,17;

         41:12; 42:5,6,8; 43:5; 44:5,8; 46:1-3,5,7; 47:3,4; 48:8,14;

         52:8; 54:4; 55:16,17,23; 56:3,4,8,9,11; 57:1-3; 59:9,10,17;

         60:9,10,12; 61:2,4,6,7; 62:1,5-7; 63:6,7; 66:9; 67:6;

         69:19,35,36; 70:5; 71:1,3,5-7,14,16,20,21; 73:23,24,26,28;

         74:12; 77:10-12; 86:2,7; 89:18,26; 90:1; 91:1,2,9,10; 92:10,15;

         94:14,15,17,18,22; 102:13; 108:10-13; 115:12-14; 116:7;

         118:6,7,10,14,17; 119:42,43,57,74,81,114,151,166; 121:2; 124:8;

         130:5,6; 138:7,8; 140:6,7,12; 141:8; 142:3,5; 143:8,9; 144:2,10;

         Ec 11:1; Isa 8:10,17; 12:2; 25:9; 26:1,8; 33:2,22; 38:16;

         50:7-9; 63:16; 64:8; Jer 10:23; 14:9,22; 16:19; 17:12,17; 20:11;

         La 3:24-32; Da 3:16,17; 6:16; Jon 2:2-9; Mic 7:7-9,20; Hab 1:12;

         3:17-19; Zep 3:12; Lu 1:38; 7:50; Joh 3:33; Ac 16:34; 24:14,15;

         27:25; Ro 8:18,28,38,39; 15:29; 1Co 9:26; 2Co 1:10;

         4:8,9,13,16-18; 5:7; Ga 5:5; Php 1:19-21; 1Ti 4:10; 2Ti 1:12;

         2:11-13; Heb 10:34; 11:4,5,7-11,13,14,16-39; 13:14; 2Pe 3:13;

         1Jo 4:16

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Noah, in building the ark Ge 6:14-22; Heb 11:7

 

         .Abraham, in forsaking the land of his nativity at the command

         of God Ge 12:1-4

 

         .Believing the promise of many descendants Ge 12:7; 15:4-8

 

         .In the offering up of Isaac Ge 22:1-10; Ro 4:18-21; Heb 11:8-19

 

         .Jacob, in blessing Joseph’s sons Heb 11:21

 

         .Joseph, concerning God’s providence in his being sold into

         Egypt, and the final deliverance of Israel Ge 50:20; Heb 11:22

 

         .Jochebed, in caring for Moses Ex 2:2; Heb 11:23

 

         .Pharaoh’s servants, who obeyed the Lord Ex 9:20

 

         .Moses

 

         In espousing the cause of his people Heb 11:24-28

 

         At the death of Korah Nu 16:28,29

 

         .The Israelites

 

         When Aaron declared the mission of himself and Moses Ex 4:31

 

         In the battle with the Canaanites 1Ch 5:20

 

         And other conquests 2Ch 13:8-18

 

         .See [1594]MIRACLES OF MOSES

 

         .Caleb, in advising to take the land of promise Nu 13:30; 14:6-9

 

         .Rahab, in hospitality to the spies Jos 2:9,11; Heb 11:31

 

         .The spies, sent to reconnoiter Jericho Jos 2:24

 

         .Conquest of Jericho Jos 6

 

         .Manoah’s wife Jud 13:23

 

         .Hannah 1Sa 1

 

         .Jonathan, in stricking down the Philistines 1Sa 14:6

 

         .David, in striking down Goliath 1Sa 17:37,46,47

 

         .In choosing to fall into the hands of the Almighty for his

         punishment for counting the people of Israel 2Sa 24:14

 

         .In believing God’s promise, that his kingdom would be a

         perpetual kingdom Ac 2:30

 

         .Elijah, in his controversy with the priest of Baal 1Ki 18:32-38

 

         .Widow of Zarephath in feeding Elijah 1Ki 17:13-15

 

         .Amaziah, in dismissing the Ephraimites in obedience to the

         command of God, and going alone to battle against the Edomites

         2Ch 25:7-10

 

         .Hezekiah 2Ki 18:5; 19; 20:1-11

 

         .Daniel, in the lions’ den Da 6

 

         .The three Hebrews, who refused to worship Nebuchadnezzars idol

         Da 3:13-27

 

         .Ninevites, in obeying Jonah Jon 3:5

 

         .Ezra, in making the journey from Babylon to Jerusalem without a

         military escort Ezr 8:22

 

         .Joseph, in obeying the vision about Mary and to flee into Egypt

         Mt 1:18-24; 2:13,14

 

         .Abel Heb 11:4

 

         .Eliphaz, in the overruling providence of God, that afflictions

         are for the good of the righteous Job 5:6-27

 

         .Mordecai, in the deliverance of the Jews Es 4:14

 

         .Simeon, when he saw Jesus in the temple courtyard Lu 2:25-35

 

         .Conquests by Heb 11:32-34

 

         .See FAITH, TRIAL OF, below

 

         .See FAITH IN CHRIST, INSTANCES OF, below

 

         -IN CHRIST Isa 28:16; Mt 7:24,25; 8:2,13; 9:22,29; 11:6,28-30;

         14:27; 15:28; 17:7; Mr 5:36; 9:23; 16:16; Lu 6:46-49; 7:9,50;

         8:50; 17:6; 18:42; Joh 1:12; 3:14-16,18,36; 5:24;

         6:20,29,35,45,47; 7:38; 9:35; 11:25,26,40; 12:36,44,46; 13:7,20;

         14:1,11,12; 16:27,33; 18:37; 20:27,29,31; Ac 3:16; 10:43;

         15:9,11; 16:31; 20:21; 26:18; Ro 3:22-28; 9:33; 10:4,9; Ga 2:16;

         3:1-29; 5:6; Eph 1:12-14; 3:12,17; 4:13; Php 3:9; Col 2:7; 1Ti

         1:16; 2Ti 1:13; 2:1; 3:15; Heb 4:16; 6:19; 10:22; 12:2; 13:7;

         1Pe 1:8; 2:6,7; 2Pe 1:1; 1Jo 3:23; 5:4,5,10,13,14; Jude 1:21; Re

         1:17; 3:18,20

 

         -IN CHRIST, EXEMPLIFIED Mt 8:2,5-10; 9:18,21,28; 14:33;

         15:26-28; 16:16; Mr 5:28; 7:27-30; 9:24; Lu 5:5; 7:3-9; 23:42;

         Joh 4:29,42; 6:14,68,69; 7:31; 9:38; 10:41,42; 11:21,22,27,32;

         16:30; 20:28; Ac 8:37; 11:17; Ro 7:24,25; 8:35,37; 2Co 12:9,10;

         Ga 2:20; Php 4:13; 1Ti 1:14; 2Ti 1:12; 4:18

 

         -INSTANCES OF FAITH IN CHRIST

 

         .The wise men from the east Mt 2:1,2,11

 

         .Peter Mt 4:18-22; Mr 1:16-20; Lu 5:4,5; Joh 6:68,69

 

         .Andrew Mt 4:18-22; Mr 1:16-20; Joh 1:41

 

         .James and John Mt 4:21,22; Mr 1:19,20

 

         .The woman with the issue of blood Mt 9:21,22

 

         .Jairus, for the healing of his daughter Mt 9:18,23-25

 

         .Two blind men Mt 9:29,30

 

         .Blind Bartimaeus and a fellow blind man Mt 20:30-34; Mr

         10:46-52; Lu 18:35-42

 

         .The Samaritan leper Lu 17:11-19

 

         .The sick people of Gennesaret Mt 14:36; Mr 3:10; 6:54-56

 

         .Those who brought the paralyzed man to Jesus Lu 5:18-20

 

         .The Syrophoenician woman Mt 15:22-28; Mr 7:25-30

 

         .The woman who anointed Jesus’ feet Lu 7:36-50

 

         .Those who brought those who were sick with palsy Mt 9:2

 

         .Philip Joh 1:45,46

 

         .Nathanael Joh 1:49

 

         .The Samaritans, who believed

 

         Through the preaching of Jesus Joh 4:39-42

 

         Through the preaching of Philip Ac 8:9-12

 

         .The nobleman whose child was sick Joh 4:46-53

 

         .Abraham Joh 8:56

 

         .The blind man whom Jesus healed on the Sabbath Joh 9:13-38

 

         .Mary, the sister of Martha Lu 10:38-42; Joh 11:32

 

         .John the disciple Joh 20:8

 

         .The disciples, through the miracle at Cana of Galilee Joh 2:11

 

         .Jews at Jerusalem Joh 2:23; 8:30; 11:45; 12:11

 

         .About three-thousand people on the day of Pentecost Ac 2:41

 

         .About five-thousand people Ac 4:4

 

         .Multitudes Ac 5:14

 

         .The crippled man at Lystra Ac 14:9

 

         .Stephen Ac 6:8

 

         .The Ethiopian eunuch Ac 8:37

 

         .The people of Lydda and S h) aron Ac 9:35

 

         .The people of Joppa Ac 9:42

 

         .The people of Antioch Ac 11:21-24

 

         .Barnabas Ac 11:24

 

         .Eunice, Lois, and Timothy 2Ti 1:5; Ac 16:1

 

         .Lydia Ac 16:14

 

         .The Philippian jailor Ac 16:31-34

 

         .Crispus Ac 18:8

 

         .The Corinthians Ac 18:8; 1Co 15:11

 

         .Jews at Rome Ac 28:24

 

         .Ephesians Eph 1:13,15

 

         .Colossians Col 1:2,4

 

         .Thessalonians 1Th 1:6; 3:6-8; 2Th 1:3,4

 

         .Philemon Phm 1:5

 

         .The congregation at Thyatira Re 2:19

 

         -TRIAL OF 1Ch 29:17; Ps 26:2; 81:7; Mt 13:19-22; 24:21-25; Lu

         8:13,14; 2Th 1:3-5; Heb 6:13-15; Jas 1:3,12; 1Pe 1:7

 

         .See [1595]TEMPTATION

 

         -INSTANCES OF TRIAL OF

 

        .Noah Ge 6:14-22; Heb 11:7

 

         .Abraham, when commanded to leave his native land and to go

         where he did not know Ge 12:1-4; Heb 11:8

 

         .Abraham, when commanded to offer Isaac Ge 22:1-19; Heb 11:17-19

 

         .Moses, when sent to Pharaoh Ex 3:11,12; 4:10-17; Heb 11:25-29

 

         .Moses, at the Red Sea, by the complaints of the people Ex 14;

         15

 

         .Joshua and the people of Israel, in the method of taking

         Jericho Jos 6; Heb 11:30

 

         .Gideon, when commanded to deliver Israel Jud 6:36-40; 7; Heb

         11:32

 

         .Job, by affliction and adversity Job 1; 2

 

         .Ezra, in leaving Babylon without a military escort Ezr 8:22

 

         .Daniel, when forbidden to pray to Jehovah Da 6:4-23; Heb

         11:32,33

 

         .The three Hebrews, when commanded to worship the image Da

         3:8-30; Heb 11:32-34

 

         .The Syrophoenician woman Mt 15:21-28; Mr 7:24-30

 

         .The two blind men who appealed to Jesus for sight Mt 9:28

 

         .The disciples, when Jesus came walking upon the Sea of Galilee

         Mt 14:25-33

 

         .The disciples

 

         By the question of Jesus, as to who he was Mt 16:15-20; Lu

         9:20,21

 

         By their inability to cast out the evil spirit from the

         epileptic boy Mt 17:14-21; Mr 9:14-29; Lu 9:37-42

 

         In the tempest at sea Mt 8:23-27; Mr 4:36-41; Lu 8:22-26

 

         .Of Philip, when questioned by Jesus as to how the multitude

         would be fed Joh 6:5,6

 

         .Of Peter, when asked whether he loved Jesus Joh 21:16,17

 

         .See [1596]AFFLICTION, DESIGN OF

 

         -STRENGTHENED BY MIRACLES

 

         .See [1597]MIRACLES, DESIGN OF

 

         -SUM TOTAL OF RELIGIOUS BELIEF AND LIFE Ro 1:8; Jude 1:3

 

         -WEAK

 

         .See [1598]DOUBTING

 

   FAITHFULNESS

         -EXHORTATION TO Ps 12:1; 31:23; Pr 20:6; 28:20; Mt 10:22;

         24:45-47; 25:14-23; Lu 12:42-44; 16:10-12; 19:12-27; 1Co 4:2; Re

         2:10

 

         .See [1599]OBEDIENCE, EXHORTATION TO

 

         .See [1600]PERSEVERANCE

 

         .See [1601]MINISTERS, FAITHFUL

 

         .See [1602]REPROOF, FAITHFULNESS IN

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Abraham Ga 3:9

 

         .Moses Heb 3:5

 

         .David 2Sa 22:22-25

 

         .Elijah 1Ki 19:10,14

 

         .Abijah 2Ch 13:4-20

 

         .Jehoshaphat 2Ch 20:1-30

 

         .Job Job 1:21,22; 2:9,10

 

         .See [1603]HEZEKIAH

 

         .See [1604]JOSIAH

 

         .See [1605]JOASH

 

         .See [1606]DANIEL

 

         -OF GOD

 

         .See [1607]GOD, FAITHFULNESS OF

 

   FALCON

         -A carnivorous bird (R. V.) Le 11:14; De 14:13

 

   FALL OF MAN

         -General scriptures concerning Ge 3:1-19; 2:16,17; Job 31:33; Ec

         7:29; Isa 43:27; Ho 6:7; Ro 5:12,14,18,19,21; 1Co 15:21,22; 2Co

         11:3; 1Ti 2:14

 

         -See [1608]DEPRAVITY

 

   FALSE ACCUSATION

         -See [1609]ACCUSATION, FALSE

 

   FALSE CONFIDENCE

         -In self De 29:19; 1Ki 20:11; Pr 3:5; 23:4; 26:12; 28:26; Isa

         5:21; Ro 12:16; 2Co 1:9

 

         -In outward resources Ps 20:7; 33:17; 44:6; 49:6; Pr 11:28; Isa

         22:11; 31:1-3; Jer 48:7; Zec 4:6; Mr 10:24

 

         -In man Ps 33:16; 62:9; 118:8; 146:3,4; Isa 2:22; Jer 17:5; Ho

         5:13; 7:11

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .At Babel Ge 11:4

 

         .Sennacherib, in the siege of Jerusalem 2Ki 19:23

 

         .Asa, in relying on Syria rather than on God 2Ch 16:7-9

 

         .Hezekiah, in the defenses of Jerusalem Isa 22:11

 

         .Peter, in asserting his devotion to Jesus Mt 26:35; Lu

         22:33,34; Joh 13:37,38

 

         .See [1610]CONFIDENCE, FALSE

 

   FALSEHOOD

         -General scriptures concerning Ex 20:16; 23:1; Le 6:2-7;

         19:11,12,16; Job 13:4; 21:34; 27:4; 31:5,6,33; 36:4; Ps 5:6,9;

         10:7; 12:2,3; 28:3; 31:18; 34:13; 36:3; 50:19,20; 52:2-5;

         55:21,23; 58:3; 59:12; 62:4; 63:11; 101:5,7; 109:2; 116:11;

         119:29,69,163; 120:2-4; 144:8,11; Pr 2:12-15; 3:3;

         6:12,13,17-19; 10:9,10,18,31; 11:9; 12:17,19,20,22; 13:5;

         14:5,8,25; 17:4,7; 19:5,9,22,28; 20:17; 21:6; 26:18,19,24-26,28;

         27:14; Ec 5:6; Isa 28:15; 32:7; 57:11; 59:3,4,12,13; 63:8; Jer

         7:8,28; 9:3,5,6,8; 12:6; 50:36; Eze 22:9; Ho 4:1,2; Ob 1:7; Mic

         6:12; Na 3:1; Zep 3:13; Mt 25:44-46; Joh 8:44,45; Eph 4:25,29;

         Col 3:9; 1Ti 1:9,10; 4:2; 1Pe 3:10,16; Re 21:8,27; 22:15

 

         -See [1611]ACCUSATION, FALSE

 

         -See [1612]CONSPIRACY

 

         -See [1613]DECEIT

 

         -See [1614]DECEPTION

 

         -See [1615]FALSE WITNESS

 

         -See [1616]FLATTERY

 

         -See [1617]HYPOCRISY

 

         -See [1618]PERJURY

 

         -See [1619]TEACHERS, FALSE

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Satan

 

         In deceiving Eve Ge 3:4,5

 

         In impugning Job’s motives for being righteous Job 1:9,10; 2:4,5

 

         In his false pretensions to Jesus Mt 4:8,9; Lu 4:6,7

 

         .Adam and Eve, in attempting to evade responsibility Ge 3:12,13

 

         .Cain, in denying knowledge of his brother Ge 4:9

 

         .Abraham, in denying that Sarah was his wife Ge 12:11-19; 20:2

 

         .Sarah

 

         To the angels, denying her derisive laugh of unbelief Ge 18:15

 

         In denying to the king of Gerar, that she was Abraham’s wife Ge

         20:5,16

 

         .Isaac, denying that Rebekah was his wife Ge 26:7-10

 

          .Rebekah and Isaac, in the conspiracy against Esau Ge 27:6-24,46

 

         .Jacob’s sons, in the scheme to destroy the Shechemites by first

         having them circumcised Ge 34

 

         .Joseph’s brothers, in deceiving their father into a belief that

         Joseph was killed by wild beasts Ge 37:29-35

 

         .Potiphar’s wife, in falsely accusing Joseph Ge 39:14-17

 

         .Joseph, in the deception he carried on with his brothers Ge 42;

         43; 44

 

         .Pharaoh, in dealing deceitfully with the Israelites Ex 7; 8; 9;

         10; 11; 12

 

         .Aaron, in attempting to shift responsibility for the making of

         the golden calf Ex 32:1-24

 

         .Rahab, in denying that the spies were in her house Jos 2:4-6

 

         .The Gibeonites, ambassadors, in the deception they perpetrated

         upon Joshua and the elders of Israel in leading them to believe

         that they came from a distant region, when in fact they lived in

          the immediate vicinity Jos 9

 

         .Ehud, in pretending to carry secret messages to Eglon, king of

         Moab, while his real objective was to assassinate him Jud

         3:16-23

 

         .Sisera, who instructed Jael to mislead his pursuers Jud 4:20

 

         .Saul, in professing to Samuel to have obeyed the commandment to

         destroy all spoils of the Amalekites, when in fact he had not

         obeyed 1Sa 15:1-26

 

         .In accusing Ahimelech of conspiring with David against himself

         1Sa 22:11-16

 

         .David lied to Ahimelech, professing to have a mission from the

         king, in order that he might obtain provisions and armor 1Sa 21

 

         .David in feigning madness 1Sa 21:13-15

 

         .David’s other deceits with the Philistines 1Sa 27:8-12

 

         .The falsehood of friendship to Absalom that David put in the

         mouth of Hushai 2Sa 15:34-37

 

         .Michal, in the false statement that David was sick, in order to

       save him from Saul’s violence 1Sa 19:12-17

 

         .The Amalekite who claimed to have killed Saul 2Sa 1:10-12

 

         .Hushai

 

         In false professions to Absalom 2Sa 16:16-19

 

         In his deceitful counsel to Absalom 2Sa 17:7-14

 

         .The wife of the Bahurimite who saved the lives of Hushai’s

         messengers, sent to apprise David of the movements of Absalom’s

         army 2Sa 17:15-22

 

         .The murder, under false pretense

 

         Of Adonijah 1Ki 2:23

 

         Of Shimei 1Ki 2:42,43

 

         Of Jeroboam’s wife 1Ki 14:2

 

         .The old prophet of Beth-el who misguided the prophet of Judah

         1Ki 13:11-22

 

         .Jeroboam’s wife, feigning herself to be another woman 1Ki

         14:5-7

 

         .The conspirators against Naboth 1Ki 21:7-13

 

         .Gehazi, when he ran after Naaman, and misrepresented that

         Elisha wanted a talent of silver and two changes of clothes 2Ki

         5:20-24

 

         .Hazael, servant of the king of Syria, lied to the king in

         misstating the prophet Elisha’s message with regard to the

         king’s recovery 2Ki 8:7-15

 

         .Jehu lied to the worshipers of Baal in order to gain the

         advantage over them and destroy them 2Ki 10:18-28

 

         .Zedekiah, in violating his oath of allegiance to Nebuchadnezzer

         2Ch 36:13; Eze 16:59; 17:15-20

 

         .Samaritans, in their efforts to hinder the rebuilding of the

        temple at Jerusalem Ezr 4

 

         .Sanballat in trying to obstruct the rebuilding of Jerusalem Ne

         6

 

         .Haman, in his conspiracy against the Jews Es 3:8

 

         .Jeremiah’s adversaries, in accusing him of joining the

         Chaldeans Jer 37:13-15

 

         .Princes of Israel, when they went to Jeremiah for a vision from

         the Lord Jer 42:20

 

         .Herod the Great, to the wise men, in professing to desire to

         worship Jesus Mt 2:8

 

         .Jewish leaders

 

         In falsely accusing Jesus of being gluttonous and a winebibber

         (a wino) Mt 11:19

 

         In refusing to bear truthful testimony concerning John the

         Baptist Mt 21:24-27

 

         Falsely accusing Jesus of blasphemy, when he forgave sin Mt

         9:2-6; Mr 2:7; Lu 5:21

 

         And when Jesus announced that he was the Son of God Mt 26:65; Mr

         14:64; Joh 10:33-38

 

         .Peter, in denying Jesus Mt 26:69-75; Mr 14:68-71; Lu 22:56-62;

         Joh 18:25-27

 

         .The Roman soldiers, who said the disciples stole the body of

         Jesus Mt 28:13,15

 

         .The disobedient son, who promised to work in the vineyard, but

         did not Mt 21:30

 

         .Ananias and Sapphira falsely state that they had sold their

         land for a given sum Ac 5:1-10

 

         .Stephen’s accusers, who falsely accused him of blaspheming

         Moses and God Ac 6:11-14

 

         .Paul’s traducers, falsely accusing him of treason to Caesar Ac

         16:20,21; 17:5-7; 24:5; 25:7,8

 

         .The Cretans are always liars, evil beasts, slow bellies Tit

         1:12

 

         .See [1620]ACCUSATION, FALSE

 

         .See [1621]CONSPIRACY

 

         .See [1622]FALSE WITNESS

 

         .See [1623]HYPOCRISY

 

         .See [1624]PERJURY

 

         .See [1625]TEACHERS, FALSE

 

   FALSE TEACHERS

         -See [1626]TEACHERS, FALSE

 

         -FALSE WITNESS Ex 20:16; 23:1; Le 6:3; 19:11,12,16; De 5:20;

         19:16-20; Ps 27:12; 35:11; Pr 6:16-19; 12:17; 14:5,8,25; 18:5;

         19:9,22,28; 21:28; 24:28; 25:18; Zec 5:3,4; Mt 15:19; 19:18; Lu

         3:14; 18:20; Ro 13:9; 1Ti 1:9,10

 

         .See [1627]PERJURY

 

         .See [1628]FALSEHOOD

 

         .See [1629]EVIDENCE, LAWS CONCERNING

 

         .See [1630]WITNESS

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Witnesses

 

         Against Naboth 1Ki 21:13

 

         Against Jesus Mt 26:59-61; Mr 14:54-59

 

         Against Stephen Ac 6:11,13

 

         Against Paul Ac 16:20,21; 17:5-7; 24:5; 25:7,8

 

   FAMILIAR SPIRITS

         -Consulting of, forbidden Le 19:31; 20:6,27; De 18:10,11

 

         -Vain Isa 8:19; 19:3

 

         -Those who consulted, to be cut off Le 20:6,27

 

         -INSTANCES OF THOSE WHO CONSULTED

 

         .Saul 1Sa 28:3-25; 1Ch 10:13

 

         .See [1631]DEMONS

 

         .See [1632]NECROMANCY

 

         .See [1633]WITCHCRAFT

 

   FAMILY

        -OF SAINTS

 

         .Blessed Ps 128:3,6

 

         .Should be taught God’s word De 4:9,10

 

         .Worship God together 1Co 16:19

 

         .Be duly regulated Pr 31:27; 1Ti 3:4,5,12

 

         .Live in unity Ge 45:24; Ps 133:1

 

         .Live in mutual forbearance Ge 50:17-21; Mt 18:21,22

 

         .Rejoice together before God De 14:26

 

         .Deceivers and liars should be removed from Ps 101:7

 

         .Warned against departing from God De 29:18

 

         .Punishment of irreligious Jer 10:25

 

         -GOOD, EXEMPLIFIED

 

         .Abraham Ge 18:19

 

         .Jacob Ge 35:2

 

         .Joshua Jos 24:15

 

         .David 2Sa 6:20

 

         .Job Job 1:5

 

         .Lazarus of Bethany Joh 11:1-5

 

         .Cornelius Ac 10:2,33

 

         .Lydia Ac 16:15

 

         .Jailor of Philippi Ac 16:31-34

 

         .Crispus Ac 18:8

 

         .Lois 2Ti 1:5

 

         .See [1634]CHILDREN

 

         .See [1635]HUSBAND

 

         .See [1636]WIFE

 

         .See [1637]ORPHAN

 

         .See [1638]WIDOW

 

         -INSTITUTED Ge 2:23,24

 

         -GOVERNMENT OF Ge 3:16; 18:19; Es 1:20,22; 1Co 7:10; 11:3,7-9;

         Eph 5:22-24; Col 3:18; 1Ti 3:2,4,5; 1Pe 3:1,6

 

         -INFELICITY IN Pr 11:22; 12:4; 14:1; 15:17; 18:19; 19:13;

         21:9,19; 25:24; 27:15,16; 30:21,23

 

         -INSTANCES OF INFELICITY IN

 

         .Of Abraham, on account of Hagar Ge 16:5; 21:10,11

 

         .Of Isaac, on account of the disagreement between Jacob and Esau

         Ge 27:4-46

 

         .Of Jacob, the bigamic jealousy between Leah and Rachel Ge

         29:30-34; 30:1-25

 

         .Moses and Zipporah Ex 4:25,26

 

         .Elkanah, on account of bigamic feuds 1Sa 1:4-7

 

         .David and Michal 2Sa 6:16,20-23

 

         .Ahasuerus, on account of Vashti’s refusing to appear before his

         drunken courtiers Es 1:10-22

 

         -PERSIAN, DOMESTIC CUSTOMS Es 1:10-22

 

         .See [1639]HAREM

 

         -RELIGION OF THE Ge 12:7,8; 13:3,4; 17:12-14; 18:19; De 4:9,10;

         11:19,20; 12:5-7,11,12; Jos 24:15; Ps 101:2; Jer 7:18; Ac

         10:1-6,33,44,47,48; 16:25-34; 18:8; 1Co 1:16

 

   FAMINE

         -Pharaoh forewarned of, in dreams Ge 41

 

         -Described De 28:53-57; Isa 5:13; 9:18-21; 17:11; Jer 5:17;

         14:1-6; 48:33; La 1:11,19; 2:11-22; 4:4-10; Joe 1:17-20

 

         -Sent as a judgment Le 26:19-29; De 28:23,24,38-42; 1Ki 17:1;

         2Ki 8:1; 1Ch 21:12; Ps 105:16; 107:33,34; Isa 3:1-8; 14:30; Jer

         19:9; 14:15-22; 29:17,19; La 5:4,5,10; Eze 4:16,17; 5:16,17;

         14:13; Joe 1:15,16; Am 4:6-9; 5:16,17; Hag 1:10,11; Mt 24:7; Lu

         21:11; Re 6:5-8

 

         -Cannibalism in De 28:53; 2Ki 6:28

 

        -Righteous delivered from Job 5:20; Ps 33:19; 37:19

 

         -FIGURATIVE Am 8:11

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .In Canaan Ge 12:10; 26:1; 2Sa 21:1; 1Ki 17; 18:1; 2Ki 6:25-29;

         7:4

 

         .In Jerusalem, from siege 2Ki 25:3; Jer 52:6

 

         .In Egypt Ge 41:53-57

 

         .Universal Ac 11:28

 

   FAN

         -Used for winnowing grain Isa 30:24; Jer 15:7; 51:2; Mt 3:12

 

   FARMING

         -See [1640]AGRICULTURE

 

         -See [1641]VINEYARD

 

   FARTHING

         -(This word is used to translate two different words in the

         Greek text)

 

         .Assarion, a Roman coin worth, in American money, only a few

         cents; in English money, about three farthings Mt 10:29; Lu 12:6

 

         -And kodrantes, worth, in American money, about two-fifths of a

         cent; in English money, less than a farthing Mt 5:26; Mr 12:42

 

   FASTING

         -Observed on occasions of public calamities 2Sa 1:12

 

         -Afflictions Ps 35:13; Da 6:18

 

         -Private afflictions 2Sa 12:16

 

         -Approaching danger Es 4:16

 

         -Ordination of ministers Ac 13:3; 14:23

 

         -Accompanied by prayer Da 9:3

 

         -Confession of sin 1Sa 7:6; Ne 9:1,2

 

         -Humiliation De 9:18; Ne 9:1

 

         -During forty days

 

         .Moses De 9:9,18

 

         .Jesus Mt 4:1,2; Mr 1:12,13; Lu 4:1,2

 

         -Habitual

 

         .By John’s disciples Mt 9:14

 

         .By Anna Lu 2:37

 

         .By Pharisees Mt 9:14; Mr 2:18; Lu 18:12

 

         .By Cornelius Ac 10:30

 

         .By Paul 2Co 6:5; 11:27

 

         -In times of bereavement

 

         .Of the people of Jabesh-gilead, for Saul and his sons 1Sa

         31:13; 1Ch 10:12

 

       .Of David, at the time of Saul’s death 2Sa 1:12

 

         .Of Abner’s death 2Sa 3:35

 

         -Prolonged

 

         .For three weeks, by Daniel Da 10:2,3

 

         .For forty days, by Moses Ex 24:18; 34:28; De 9:9,18

 

         .Elijah 1Ki 19:8

 

         .Jesus Mt 4:2

 

         -See [1642]HUMILIATION

 

         -See [1643]HUMILITY

 

         -UNCLASSIFIED SCRIPTURES RELATING TO Ezr 8:21-23; Ps 35:13;

         69:10; Isa 58:3-7; Jer 14:12; Da 10:3; Joe 1:14; 2:12,13; Zec

         7:5; 8:19; Mt 6:16-18; 9:14,15; 17:21; Ac 27:9,33,34; 1Co 7:5

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Of the Israelites

 

         In the conflict between the other tribes with the tribe of

         Benjamin, on account of the wrong suffered by a Levite’s

         concubine Jud 20:26

 

         When they went to Mizpeh for the ark of the covenant 1Sa 7:6

 

         .Of David

 

         Upon the death of Saul 2Sa 1:12

 

         During the sickness of the child born to him by Bath-sheba 2Sa

         12:16-22

 

         While interceding in prayer for his friends Ps 35:13

 

         In his zeal for Zion Ps 69:10

 

         In prayer for himself and his adversaries Ps 109:4,24

 

         .Of Ahab, when Elijah prophesied the destruction of himself and

         his house 1Ki 21:27; with 20:29

 

         .Of Jehoshaphat, at the time of the invasion of the confederated

         armies of the Canaanites and Syrians 2Ch 20:3

 

         .Of Ezra, on account of the idolatrous marriages of the Jews Ezr

         10:6

 

       .Of Nehemiah, on account of the desolation of Jerusalem and the

         temple Ne 1:4

 

         .Of the Jews, when Jeremiah prophesied against Judea and

         Jerusalem Jer 36:9

 

         .In Babylon, with prayer for divine deliverance and guidance Ezr

         8:21,23

 

         .Of Darius, when he put Daniel in the lions’ den Da 6:18

 

         .Of Daniel

 

         On account of the captivity of the people, with prayer for their

         deliverance Da 9:3

 

         At the time of his vision Da 10:1-3

 

         .Ninevites, when Jonah preached to them Jon 3:5-10

 

         .By Paul, at the time of his conversion Ac 9:9

 

         .Of the disciples, at the time of the consecration of Barnabas

         and Saul Ac 13:2,3

 

         .Of the consecration of the elders Ac 14:23

 

   FAT

         -Offered in sacrifice Ex 23:18; 29:13,22; Le 1:8;

         3:3-5,9-11,14-16; 4:8-10; 7:3-5; 8:16,25,26; 10:15; 17:6; 1Sa

         2:15,16; Isa 43:24

 

         -Belonged to the Lord Le 3:16

 

         -Forbidden as food Le 3:16,17; 7:23

 

         -Idolatrous sacrifices of De 32:38

 

         -FIGURATIVE Ge 45:18; 49:20; Ps 37:20; 81:16; Isa 25:6

 

   FATHER

         -An idolatrous title of priests Jud 17:10

 

         -Forbidden to be used as a title among the disciples Mt 23:9

 

         -See [1644]PARENTS

 

         -See [1645]GOD, FATHERHOOD OF

 

   FATHERHOOD

         -OF GOD

 

         .See [1646]GOD, FATHERHOOD OF

 

   FATHER-IN-LAW

         -Hospitable to son-in-law, a man of Bethlehem-judah Jud 19:3-9

 

         -Unjust, Laban to Jacob Ge 29:21-23; 31:7,39-42

 

   FATHERLESS

         -See [1647]ORPHAN

 

   FATHOM

         -General scriptures concerning Ac 27:28

 

FATTED CALF

         -General scriptures concerning Lu 15:23

 

   FAULT FINDING

         -See [1648]MURMURING

 

         -See [1649]UNCHARITABLENESS

 

   FAVOR

         -See [1650]GOD, GRACE OF

 

   FAVORITISM

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Jacob, for Rachel Ge 29:30,34

 

         .Elkanah, for Hannah 1Sa 1:4,5

 

         .Rebekah, for Jacob Ge 27:6-17

 

         .Jacob, for Joseph Ge 37:3,4

 

         .Joseph, for Benjamin Ge 43:34

 

         .Forbidden in parents De 21:15-17

 

          .See [1651]PARTIALITY

 

   FEAR

         -See [1652]COWARDICE

 

         -Also see [1653]FEAR OF GOD, below

 

   REVERENCE

         REVERENCEGe 35:5; Ex 18:21; 20:18-20; Le 22:32; De 4:10; 5:29;

         6:2,13; 10:12,20,21; 13:4; 14:23; 28:49,58; Jos 4:24; 24:14; 1Sa

         2:30; 12:14,24; 2Sa 23:3; 1Ki 8:40; 2Ki 17:28,36,39; 1Ch 16:30;

         2Ch 19:7,9; Ezr 10:3; Ne 5:9; Job 28:28; 37:24; Ps 2:11; 4:4;

         15:4; 19:9; 22:23,25; 25:12-14; 31:19; 33:8,18; 34:7,9; 46:10;

         52:6; 60:4; 64:9; 66:16; 67:7; 72:5; 76:7; 85:9; 86:11; 89:7;

         90:11; 96:4,9; 99:1; 102:15; 103:11,17; 111:5,10; 112:1;

         115:11,13; 118:4; 119:63,74,79; 128:1,4; 130:4; 135:20; 145:19;

         147:11; Pr 1:7; 2:5; 3:7; 8:13; 9:10; 10:27; 13:13;

         14:2,16,26,27; 15:16,33; 16:6; 19:23; 22:4; 23:17; 24:21; 28:14;

         31:30; Ec 3:14; 5:7; 7:18; 8:12; 12:13; Isa 2:10,19-21; 8:13;

         25:3; 29:13,23; 33:6,13; 50:10; 59:19; 60:5; Jer 5:22; 10:7;

         32:39,40; 33:9; Isa 3:5; Mic 7:16,17; Zep 1:7; 3:7; Zec 2:13;

         Mal 1:6; 3:16; 4:2; Mt 10:28; Lu 1:50; 12:5; 23:40; Ac 10:35;

         13:16,26; Ro 11:20; 2Co 7:1; Eph 5:21; 6:5; Php 2:12; Col 3:22;

         Heb 5:5,7; 12:28,29; Jas 2:19; 1Pe 1:17; 2:17,18; 3:2,15; 1Jo

         4:16-18; Re 11:18; 14:7; 19:5

 

         -CONSPICUOUS INSTANCES OF THOSE WHO FEARED

 

         .Noah, in preparing the ark Heb 11:7

 

         .Abraham, tested in the offering of his son Isaac Ge 22:12

 

         .Jacob, in the vision of the ladder, and the covenant of God Ge

         28:16,17; 42:18

 

         .The midwives of Egypt, in refusing to take the lives of the

         Hebrew children Ex 1:17,21

 

         .The Egyptians, at the time of the plague of thunder and hail

         and fire Ex 9:20

 

         .The nine and one-half tribes of Israel west of the Jordan River

         Jos 22:15-20

 

         .Phinehas, in turning away the anger of God at the time of the

         plague Nu 25:11; with 25:6-15

 

         .Obadiah, in sheltering one-hundred prophets against the wrath

         of Jezebel 1Ki 18:3,4

 

         .Jehoshaphat, in proclaiming a feast, when the land was about to

         be invaded by the armies of the Ammonites and Moabites 2Ch 20:3

 

         .Nehemiah, in his reform of the public administration Ne 5:15

 

         .Hanani, which qualified him to be ruler over Jerusalem Ne 7:2

 

         .Job, according to the testimony of Satan Job 1:8

 

         .David Ps 5:7; 119:38

 

         .Hezekiah, in his treatment of the prophet Micah, who prophesied

harm against Jerusalem Jer 26:19

 

.Jonah, during the storm Jon 1:9

 

.The Jews, in obeying the voice of the Lord Hag 1:12

 

.Levi, in receiving the covenant of life and peace Hag 1:5

 

.The women at the grave Mt 28:8

 

.Cornelius, who revered God with all his house Ac 10:2

 

.See [1654]CONVICTION OF SIN

 

.See [1655]FAITH

 

-CULTIVATED Ex 3:5; 19:12,13; Heb 12:18-24

 

-GUILTY Job 5:20-25; 18:11; Pr 1:24-27; 10:24; Da 5:6; Jas 2:19

 

-INSTANCES OF GUILTY FEAR

 

.Adam and Eve Ge 3:8-13

 

.The guards at Jesus’ tomb Mt 28:4

 

.Judas Mt 27:3-5

 

.Demons Jas 2:19

 

.See [1656]CONVICTION, OF SIN

 

-A MOTIVE OF OBEDIENCE Le 19:14,32; 25:17,36,43; Nu 32:15; De

6:13-15; 7:4; 8:5,6; 10:12,13,20; 13:4,6-11; 14:23; 15:9;

17:11-13; 19:16-20; 21:18-21; 28:14-68; 31:11-13; Jos 23:11-16;

1Sa 12:14,15,24,25; Job 13:21; 31:1-4,13-15,23; Pr 16:6; Isa

1:20; Jer 4:4; 22:5; Mt 10:28; Lu 12:4,5; 2Co 5:10,11; 2Ti

4:1,2; 2Pe 3:10-12; Re 14:9,10

 

.See [1657]PUNISHMENT, DESIGN OF, TO SECURE OBEDIENCE

 

.See [1658]REWARD, A MOTIVE FOR FAITHFULNESS

 

FEASTS

-Ancient customs at

 

.Men alone present at Ge 40:20; 43:32,34; 1Sa 9:22; Es 1:8,9; Mr

6:21; Lu 14:24

 

-Men and women attend Ex 32:6; with 32:2,3; Da 5:1-3

 

-Riddles propounded at Jud 14:12

 

-Marriage feasts provided by the bridegroom Jud 14:10,17

 

-Guests arranged according to age Ge 43:33

 

-Rank 1Sa 9:22; Lu 14:8-10

 

-Reclined on couches Am 6:4,7; Lu 7:38; Joh 13:25

 

-Served in one dish Mt 26:23

 

-Were presided over by a master of ceremonies Joh 2:8,9

 

-Host served Ge 18:8

 

-Wine served at Es 5:6; 7:7

 

-Music at Isa 5:12; Am 6:4,5; Lu 15:25

 

-Dancing at Mt 14:6; Lu 15:25

 

-Given by kings 1Sa 20:5; 25:36; 2Sa 9:10; 1Ki 2:7; 4:22; 18:19;

Es 1:3-8; Da 5:1-4

 

-Drunkenness at 1Sa 25:36; Es 1:10; Da 5:1-4

 

-Covenants ratified by Ge 26:28-30

 

-Celebrations by

 

.Birthdays Ge 40:20; Mr 6:21

 

.Coronations 1Ki 1:25; 1Ch 12:38-40

 

.National deliverances Es 8:17; 9:17-19

 

-FIGURATIVE Mt 22:1-14; Lu 14:16-24; Re 19:9,17

 

-ANNUAL FESTIVALS

 

-(Instituted by Moses)

 

.Designated as SOLEMN FEASTS Nu 15:3; 2Ch 8:13; La 2:6; Eze 46:9

 

.SET FEASTS Nu 29:39; Ezr 3:5

 

.APPOINTED FEASTS Isa 1:14

 

.HOLY CONVOCATIONS Le 23:4

 

.First and last days were SABBATIC Le 23:39,40; Nu 28:18-25;

29:12,35; Ne 8:1-18

 

.Kept with rejoicing Le 23:40; De 16:11-14; 2Ch 30:21-26; Ezr

6:22; Ne 8:9-12,17; Ps 42:4; 122:4; Isa 30:29; Zec 8:19

 

.Divine protection given during Ex 34:24

 

.The three principal were: PASSOVER, PENTECOST, TABERNACLES

 

.All males were required to attend Ex 23:17; 34:23; De 16:16; Ps

42:4; 122:4; Eze 36:38; Lu 2:44; Joh 4:45; 7

 

.Aliens (non-Jews) were permitted to attend Joh 12:20; Ac 2:1-11

 

.Attended by women 1Sa 1:3,9; Lu 2:41

 

.Observed

 

By Jesus Mt 26:17-20; Lu 2:41,42; 22:15; Joh 2:13,23; 5:1; 7:10;

10:22

 

By Paul Ac 18:21; 19:21; 20:6,16; 24:11,17

 

.For full treatment of annual feasts

 

See [1659]PASSOVER

 

.See [1660]PENTECOST

 

.See [1661]PURIM

 

.See [1662]TABERNACLES

 

.See [1663]TRUMPETS

 

FEET

-Bells worn on Isa 3:16,18

 

-Washing of, as an example, by Jesus Joh 13:4-14

 

-Sitting at De 33:3; Lu 10:39; Ac 22:3

 

-See [1664]ABLUTION

 

FELIX

-(The Roman governor of Judaea)

 

-Paul tried before Ac 23:24-35; 24

 

-Trembles under Paul’s preaching Ac 24:25

 

-Leaves Paul in bonds Ac 24:26,27; 25:14

 

FELLOWSHIP

-General scriptures concerning Ec 4:9-12; Am 3:3

 

-See [1665]FRATERNITY

 

-See [1666]FELLOWSHIP

 

-WITH GOD Ge 5:22,24; 6:9; Ex 29:45; 33:14-17; Le 26:12; Isa

57:15; Zec 2:10; Mr 9:37; Joh 14:23; 17:21,23; 2Co 6:16; 13:11;

1Jo 1:3,5-7; 3:24; Re 21:3,4

 

-WITH CHRIST Ps 45:9-16; Mt 12:48-50; 18:20; Mr 9:37; Lu 8:21;

24:32; Joh 6:51-57; 14:20-23; 15:1-8; 17:21-23,26; Ro 7:4;

8:1,10,17; 11:17; 12:5; 1Co 1:9; 6:13-15,17; 10:16; 12:12,27;

2Co 11:2; 13:5; Eph 5:30,32; Col 1:27; 3:3; 1Th 5:9,10; Heb

2:11; 1Jo 2:6,24,28; 3:6,24; 4:13; 5:12,20; 2Jo 1:9; Re 3:20

 

.See [1667]COMMUNION

 

-OF THE HOLY SPIRIT Ro 8:9; 1Co 3:16; 2Co 13:14

 

.See [1668]COMMUNION

 

.See [1669]HOLY SPIRIT

 

-OF THE RIGHTEOUS Ps 55:14; 119:63; Am 3:3; Mal 3:16; Mt 17:4;

20:25-28; 23:8; Mr 10:42-45; Lu 22:32; 24:13-15; Joh 13:34;

15:12; 17:11,21-23; Ac 1:14; 2:1,42,44-47; 17:4; 20:35; Ro 1:12;

14:1-4,10,13-16,18-21; 15:1-7; 1Co 1:10; 10:16,17; 12:13;

16:19,20; Ga 2:9; 6:2,10; Eph 2:14-22; 5:2,19,30; Php 1:3,5,27;

2:1,2; Col 2:2; 3:16; 1Th 4:18; 5:11,14; Heb 3:13; 10:24; 13:1;

Jas 5:16; 1Pe 2:17; 3:8,9; 1Jo 1:3,7; 3:14; 4:7,8,11-13

 

.See [1670]COMMUNION OF SAINTS

 

-WITH THE WICKED Ge 49:6; Ex 33:15,16; 34:13-16; Nu 25:1-8; De

31:16,17; Jos 23:12,13; Ezr 6:21,22; 9:14; Ps 6:8; 26:4,5;

50:18; 102:6-8; Pr 12:11; 28:19; 29:24; 1Co 5:11; 15:33; 2Pe

2:18,19; 3:17

 

.See the following sub-topics

 

.PUNISHMENT OF Nu 33:56; Jos 23:13; Jud 2:3; 3:5-8; Ezr 9:7,14;

Ps 106:41,42; Re 2:16,22,23

 

.See [1671]COMPANY, EVIL

 

.See [1672]INFLUENCE

 

-WITH THE WICKED FORBIDDEN Ex 23:32,33; 34:12; Nu 16:26; De

7:2-4; 12:30; 13:6-11; Jos 23:6,7,13; Jud 2:2; Ezr 9:1,2,12;

10:11; Ps 1:1; Pr 1:10-15; 4:14,15; 9:6; 14:7; Mt 18:17; Ro

16:17; 1Co 5:9-11; 2Co 6:14-17; Eph 5:11; 2Th 3:6,14,15; 1Ti

6:3-5; 2Ti 3:2-7; 2Pe 3:17; 2Jo 1:9-11; Re 18:1-4

 

-THE EVIL OF FELLOWSHIP WITH THE WICKED EXEMPLIFIED

 

.By Solomon 1Ki 11:1-8

 

.By Rehoboam 1Ki 12:8,9

 

.By Jehoshaphat 2Ch 18:3; 19:2; 20:35-37

 

.By Jehoram 2Ch 21:6

 

.By Ahaziah 2Ch 22:3-5

 

.By the Israelites Ezr 9:1,2

 

.By Israel Eze 44:7

 

.By Judas Iscariot Mt 26:14-16

 

-INSTANCES OF THOSE WHO AVOIDED FELLOWSHIP WITH THE WICKED

 

.Man of God 1Ki 13:7-10

 

.Nehemiah Ne 6:2-4; 10:29-31

 

.David Ps 101:4-7; 119:115

 

.Jeremiah Jer 15:17

 

.Joseph of Arimathaea Lu 23:51

 

.Church of Ephesus Re 2:6

 

.See [1673]COMPANY, EVIL

 

.See [1674]INFLUENCE, EVIL

 

FENCE

-General scriptures concerning So 4:12

 

-Made of stone walls Nu 22:24; Ps 62:3; Pr 24:30,31; Isa 5:2;

Mic 7:11

 

-Hedge Ec 10:8; Isa 5:5; Na 3:17; Mt 21:33; Pr 15:19; Ho 2:6

 

-FIGURATIVE Eze 22:30

 

FERRET

-General scriptures concerning Le 11:30

 

FERRYBOAT

-General scriptures concerning 2Sa 19:18

 

FESTIVALS

-See [1675]FEASTS

 

FESTUS

-Also called PORCIUS FESTUS, the Roman governor of Judaea, and

successor to Governor Felix Ac 24:27

 

-Tries Paul Ac 25:26

 

FETTERS

-Used for securing prisoners 2Ch 33:11; 36:6; Mr 5:4

 

-Made of brass (bronze) Jud 16:21; 2Ki 25:7

 

-Made of iron

 

-See [1676]CHAINS

 

FEVER

-General scriptures concerning Le 26:16; De 28:22; Job 30:30; Ps

22:15; Mt 8:14; Ac 28:8

 

FICKLENESS

-See [1677]INSTABILITY

 

FIG

-Common to Palestine Nu 13:23; De 8:8

 

-To Egypt Ps 105:33

 

-Employed as a remedy 2Ki 20:7; Isa 38:21

 

-Traffic in Ne 13:15

 

-Dried and preserved 1Sa 30:12

 

-Cakes of, sent by Abigail to David 1Sa 25:18-35

 

-Aprons made of fig leaves, by Adam and Eve Ge 3:7

 

FIGHT OF FAITH

-General scriptures concerning 1Ti 6:12; 2Ti 4:7; Heb 10:32;

11:34

 

-See 2Ch 20:17

 

FIG TREE

-In an allegory Jud 9:11

 

-Jeremiah’s parable of Jer 24:2,3

 

-Barren, parable of Lu 13:6-9; 21:29-31

 

-FIGURATIVE Mt 24:32; Re 6:13

 

FIGURE

-See FIGURATIVE under principal topics throughout the work

 

-See [1678]also ALLEGORY

 

-See [1679]PANTOMIME

 

-See [1680]PARABLES

 

-See [1681]SYMBOLS

 

-See [1682]TYPES

 

FILE

-Used for sharpening edged tools 1Sa 13:21

 

FINANCES

-Methods of raising money

 

-See [1683]TRIBUTE

 

-See [1684]TEMPLE

 

-See [1685]MONEY

 

FINE

-(A penalty) Ex 22:1,4,7-9; Le 5:15,16; 6:5,6; Pr 6:30,31

 

-See [1686]DAMAGES

 

FINGER

-Six on one hand 2Sa 21:20

 

FINGERBREADTH

-A unit of measurement Jer 52:21

 

FIR TREE

-Wood of, used for building 1Ki 6:15,34; So 1:17

 

-Ships made of Eze 27:5

 

-Instruments of music made of 2Sa 6:5

 

FIRE

-Used as a signal in war Jer 6:1

 

-Furnaces of Da 3:6

 

-Children caused to pass through 2Ki 16:3; 17:17

 

-Miracles connected with

 

.Miraculously descends upon, and consumes, Abraham’s sacrifice

Ge 15:17

 

.David’s sacrifice 1Ch 21:26

 

.Elijah’s sacrifice 1Ki 18:38

 

.Solomon’s sacrifice, at dedication of the temple 2Ch 7:1

 

-Display of, in the plagues of Egypt Ex 9:24

 

-At Elijah’s translation 2Ki 2:11

 

-Consumes the conspirators with Korah, Dathan, and Abiram Nu

16:35

 

-The captains of fifties 2Ki 1:9-12

 

-Torture by Le 21:9; Jer 29:22; Eze 23:25,47; Da 3

 

-Pillar of fire Ex 13:21,22; 14:19,24; 40:38; Nu 9:15-23

 

-See [1687]CLOUD, PILLAR OF

 

-FIGURATIVE

 

.Of inspiration Isa 6:6,7

 

.Spiritual power Ps 104:4; Jer 20:9; Mt 3:11; Lu 3:16

 

.Judgments De 4:24; 32:22; Isa 33:14; Jer 23:29; Am

1:4,7,10,12,14; 2:2; Mal 3:2; Lu 12:49; Re 20:9

 

.Of the destruction of the wicked Mt 13:42,50; 25:41; Mr 9:44;

Re 9:2; 21:8

 

.EVERLASTING FIRE Isa 33:14; Mt 18:8; 25:41; Mr 9:44

 

-A SYMBOL

 

.Of God’s presence Ge 15:17

 

.In the burning bush Ex 3:2

 

.On Sinai Ex 19:18

 

.Tongues of, on the apostles Ac 2:3

 

.See [1688]ARSON

 

FIREBRAND

-Used by Samson Jud 15:4

 

-FIGURATIVE Pr 26:18; Am 4:11; Zec 3:2

 

FIREPAN

-General scriptures concerning Ex 38:3; 2Ki 25:15

 

FIRKIN

-About nine gallons Joh 2:6

 

FIRMAMENT

-The expanse above the earth Ge 1:6-8,14-17,20; Ps 19:1; Da 12:3

 

FIRSTBORN

-Of man and beast, reserved to himself by God Ex 13:2,12-16;

22:29,30; 34:19,20; Le 27:26; Nu 3:13; 8:17,18; De 15:19-23; Ne

10:36

 

-Redemption of Ex 13:13; 34:20; Le 27:27; Nu 3:40-51; 18:15-17

 

-Levites taken instead of firstborn of the families of Israel Nu

3:12,40-45; 8:16-18

 

-Of Egyptians killed Ex 11:5; 12:12,29; 13:15; Nu 33:4

 

-Of idolaters, sacrificed Eze 20:26

 

-BIRTHRIGHT OF THE

 

.Authority over younger members of the household Ge 4:7

 

.A double portion of inheritance De 21:15-17

 

.Royal succession 2Ch 21:3

 

.Honorable distinction of Ex 4:22; Ps 89:27; Jer 31:9; Ro 8:29;

Col 1:15; Heb 1:6; 12:23; Re 1:5

 

.Sold by Esau Ge 25:29-34; 27:36; Ro 9:12,13; Heb 12:16

 

.Forfeited by Reuben Ge 49:3,4; 1Ch 5:1,2

 

.Set aside: that of Manasseh Ge 48:15-20; 1Ch 5:1

 

.Adonijah 1Ki 2:15

 

.Hosah’s son 1Ch 26:10

 

.See [1689]BIRTHRIGHT

 

FIRST FRUITS

-First ripe of fruits, grain, oil, wine, and first of fleece,

required as an offering Ex 22:29; Le 2:12-16; Nu 18:12; De 18:4;

2Ch 31:5; Ne 10:35,37,39; Pr 3:9; Jer 2:3; Ro 11:16

 

-Offerings of, must be free from blemish Nu 18:12

 

-Presented at the tabernacle Ex 22:29; 23:19; 34:26; De 26:3-10

 

-Belonged to the priests Le 23:20; Nu 18:12,13; De 18:3-5

 

-Freewill offerings of, given to the prophets 2Ki 4:42

 

-Wave offering of Le 23:10-14,17

 

-As a heave offering Nu 15:20; Ne 10:37; Eze 44:30

 

-To be offered as a thank-offering upon entrance into the Land

of Promise De 26:3-10

 

-FIGURATIVE Ro 8:23; 11:16; 1Co 15:20,23; Jas 1:18

 

FIRSTLING

-See [1690]FIRSTBORN

 

FISH

-Creation of Ge 1:20-22

 

-Appointed for food Ge 9:2,3

 

-Clean and unclean Le 11:9-12; De 14:9,10

 

-Caught

 

.With nets Ec 9:12; Hab 1

 

.Hooks Isa 19:8; Am 4:2; Mt 17:27

 

.Spears Job 41:7

 

-Ponds for

 

.In Heshbon So 7:4

 

.In Egypt Isa 19:10

 

-Traffic in Ne 13:16; Joh 21:13

 

-Broiled Joh 21:9-13; Lu 24:42

 

-Miracles connected with

 

.Jonah swallowed by Jon 1:17; 2; Mt 12:40

 

.Of the loaves and fishes Mt 14:19; 15:36; Lu 5:6; 9:3-17

 

.Coin obtained from mouth of Mt 17:27

 

.Great draught of Lu 5:4-7; Joh 21:6

 

.Furnished to the disciples by Jesus after his resurrection Lu

24:42; Joh 21:9-13

 

-FIGURATIVE Eze 47:9,10

 

FISHERMEN

-Certain apostles Mt 4:18-21; Mr 1:16,19; Joh 21:2,3

 

-FIGURATIVE Jer 16:16; Mt 4:19

 

FISH GATE

-General scriptures concerning 2Ch 33:14; Ne 3:3; Zep 1:10

 

FISHHOOK

-General scriptures concerning Am 4:2

 

FISHPOOL

-General scriptures concerning So 7:4

 

FISH SPEAR

-General scriptures concerning Job 41:7

 

FITCH

-General scriptures concerning Isa 28:25-27; Eze 4:9

 

FLAG

-1. (R. V., bulrush.) Ex 2:3,5; Job 8:11; Isa 19:6; Jon 2:5

 

-2. An ensign

 

.See [1691]ENSIGN

 

FLAGON

-Erroneously translated (A. V.) flagon of wine, but more

accurately, cake of raisin (R. V.) Ho 3:1; 2Sa 6:19; So 2:15

 

FLATTERY

-General scriptures concerning Job 17:5; 32:21,22; Ps 5:8,9;

12:2,3; 36:2; 49:13,18; 78:36; Pr 5:3; 6:24; 7:5,21; 14:20;

19:4,6; 20:19; 22:16; 24:24; 25:26; 26:28; 27:21; 28:23; 29:5;

Da 11:21,34; Lu 6:26; Ga 1:10; 1Th 2:4-6; Jude 1:16

 

-INSTANCE OF

 

.By Jacob Ge 33:10

 

.By Gideon Jud 8:1-3

 

.By Mephibosheth 2Sa 9:8

 

.By the woman of Tekoah 2Sa 14:17-20

 

.By Absalom 2Sa 15:2-6

 

.By Israel and Judah 2Sa 19:41-43

 

.By Adonijah 1Ki 1:42

 

.By Ahab 1Ki 20:4

 

.By false prophets 1Ki 22:13

 

.By Darius’s courtiers Da 6:7

 

.By the Herodians Lu 20:21

 

.By Tyrians Ac 12:22

 

.Tertullus flatters Felix Ac 24:2-4

 

.Paul correctly informs Felix Ac 24:10

 

.By Herod Agrippa II Ac 26:2,3

 

FLAX

-In Egypt Ex 9:31

 

-In Palestine Jos 2:6

 

-Linen made from Pr 31:13; Isa 19:6; Ho 2:5,9

 

-Robes made of Es 1:16; Eze 40:3

 

-See [1692]LINEN

 

-FIGURATIVE

 

.Smoking flax not quenched Isa 42:3; Mt 12:20

 

FLEA

-General scriptures concerning 1Sa 24:14; 26:20

 

FLESH

-FIGURATIVE

 

.Fruits of Ga 5:19-21

 

-SYMOLICAL

 

.Body of Christ symbolized by the bread Joh 6:51-63

 

FLESHHOOK

-Used in the tabernacle Ex 27:3; 38:3; Nu 4:14; 1Sa 2:13,14

 

-Made of gold 1Ch 28:17

 

-Made of brass (bronze) 2Ch 4:16

 

FLIES

-General scriptures concerning Ec 10:1

 

-Plague of Ex 8:21-31; Ps 78:45; 105:31

 

-FIGURATIVE Isa 7:18

 

FLINT

-General scriptures concerning De 8:15; 32:13; Ps 114:8; Isa

50:7; Eze 3:9

 

FLOOD

-(The deluge)

 

-Foretold Ge 6:13,17

 

-History of Ge 6; 7; 8

 

-References to Job 22:16; Ps 90:5; Mt 24:38; Lu 17:26,27; Heb

11:7; 1Pe 3:20; 2Pe 2:5

 

-The promise that it should not recur Ge 8:20,21; Isa 54:9

 

-See [1693]METEOROLOGY

 

FLOUR

-See [1694]BARLEY

 

-See [1695]BREAD

 

-See [1696]OFFERING

 

-See [1697]WHEAT

 

FLOWERS

-See [1698]BOTANY

 

FLUTE

-General scriptures concerning Da 3:5,7,10,15

 

-See [1699]MUSIC, INSTRUMENTS OF

 

FLY

-See [1700]FLIES

 

FOOD

-ARTICLES OF

 

.Milk Ge 49:12; Pr 27:27

 

.Butter De 32:14; 2Sa 17:29

 

.Cheese 1Sa 17:18; Job 10:10

 

.Bread Ge 18:5; 1Sa 17:17

 

.Parched (roasted) corn (grain) Ru 2:14; 1Sa 17:17

 

.Meat 2Sa 6:19; Pr 9:2

 

.Fish Mt 7:10; Lu 24:42

 

.Herbs Pr 15:17; Ro 14:2; Heb 6:7

 

.Fruit 2Sa 16:2

 

.Dried fruit 1Sa 25:18; 30:12

 

.Honey So 5:1; Isa 7:15

 

.Oil De 12:17; Pr 21:17; Eze 16:13

 

.Vinegar Nu 6:3; Ru 2:14

 

.Wine 2Sa 6:19; Joh 2:3,10

 

.Prepared by females Ge 27:9; 1Sa 8:13; Pr 31:15

 

.Thanks given before receiving Mr 8:6; Ac 27:35

 

.A hymn sung afterward Mt 26:30

 

.Men and women did not partake together Ge 18:8,9; Es 1:3,9

 

.See [1701]BREAD

 

.See [1702]EATING

 

.See [1703]OVEN

 

-FROM GOD Ge 1:29,30; 9:3; 48:15; Ps 23:5; 103:5; 104:14,15;

111:5; 136:25; 145:15; 147:9; Pr 30:8; Isa 3:1; Mt 6:11; Ro

14:14,21; 1Ti 4:3-5

 

-THINGS PROHIBITED AS FOOD Ex 22:31; Le 11:1-47; 17:13-15

 

FOOL

-General scriptures concerning Ps 5:5; 14:1; 53:1; 74:18-22;

107:17; Pr 1:7,22; 3:35; 9:6-8,13-17; 10:1,8,10,13,14,18,23;

14:1,7-9,15; 15:7,20,21; 17:24,25; 18:2,6,7; 19:13; 20:3; 21:20;

26:3-12; 29:9,11; Ec 4:5; 7:9; 10:11-15; Mt 7:26,27; Tit 3:3

 

-PARABLES OF

 

.Of the foolish virgns Mt 25:1-13

 

.Of the rich fool Lu 12:16-20

 

FOOT

-Washing the feet of the disciples by Jesus Joh 13:4-6

 

-By disciples 1Ti 5:10

 

-See [1704]ABLUTIONS

 

-See [1705]PURIFICATIONS

 

-For footwear, see [1706]SHOE

 

-FIGURATIVE Mt 18:8

 

FOOTMAN

-One who runs ahead of kings and princes 1Sa 8:11; 2Sa 15:1; 1Ki

1:5

 

FOOTSTOOL

-FIGURATIVE

 

.The earth is God’s Isa 60:13; 66:1; La 2:1; Ac 7:49

 

FOREIGNER

-FIGURATIVE Eph 2:19

 

.See [1707]ALIENS

 

.See [1708]GENTILES

 

.See [1709]STRANGERS

 

FOREKNOWLEDGE OF GOD

-See [1710]GOD, FOREKNOWLEDGE OF

 

-See [1711]GOD, WISDOM OF

 

FOREMAN

-See [1712]MASTER WORKMAN

 

FOREORDINATION

-See [1713]PREDESTINATION

 

FORERUNNER

-Figurative of Christ Heb 6:20

 

FORGERY

-By Jezebel 1Ki 21:8

 

FORGETTING GOD

-A characteristic of the wicked Pr 2:17; Isa 65:11

 

-Backsliders guilty of Jer 2:32; 3:21

 

-Is forgetting his covenant De 4:23; 2Ki 17:38

 

-Works Ps 78:7,11; 106:13

 

-Benefits Ps 103:2; 106:7

 

-Word Heb 12:5; Jas 1:25

 

-Law Ps 119:153,176; Ho 4:6

 

-The people of God Ps 137:5

 

-Past deliverances Jud 8:34; Ps 78:42

 

-Power to deliver Isa 51:13-15

 

-Encouraged by false teachers Jer 23:27

 

-Prosperity leads to De 8:12-14; Ho 13:6

 

-Trials should not lead to Ps 44:17-20

 

-Resolve against Ps 119:16,93

 

-Cautions against De 6:12; 8:11

 

-Exhortation to those guilty of Ps 50:22

 

-Punishment of Job 8:12,13; Ps 9:17; Isa 17:10,11; Eze 23:35; Ho

8:14

 

-Threatened Job 8:13; Ps 9:17; 50:22; Isa 17:10; Jer 2:32; Ho

8:14

 

-See [1714]BACKSLIDERS

 

-See FORSAKING GOD

 

FORGIVENESS

-OF ENEMIES Ex 23:4,5; Pr 19:11; 24:17,29; 25:21,22; Ec 7:21; Mt

5:7,39-41,43-48; 6:12,14,15; 18:21-35; Mr 11:25,26; Lu 6:27-37;

11:4; 17:3,4; Ro 12:14,17,19-21; 1Co 4:12,13; Eph 4:32; Col

3:13; Phm 1:10-18; 1Pe 3:9

 

.See [1715]ENEMY

 

-INSTANCES OF

 

.Esau forgives Jacob Ge 33:4,11

 

.Joseph forgives his brothers Ge 45:5-15; 50:19-21

 

.Moses forgives the Israelites Nu 12:1-13

 

.David forgives Saul 1Sa 24:10-12; 26:9,23; 2Sa 1:14-17

 

.David forgives Shimei 2Sa 16:9-13; 19:23; with 1Ki 2:8,9

 

.Solomon forgives Adonijah 1Ki 1:53

 

.The prophet of Judah forgives Jeroboam 1Ki 13:3-6

 

.Jesus forgives his enemies Lu 23:34

 

-OF SINS

 

.See [1716]SIN, FORGIVENESS OF

 

FORK

-An agricultural implement 1Sa 13:21

 

-See [1717]FLESHHOOK

 

FORM

-IN RELIGIOUS SERVICE 1Ch 15:13,14; 2Ch 29:34

 

-IRREGULARITIES IN 2Ch 30:2-5,17-20; Mt 12:3,4

 

.See [1718]CHURCH AND STATE

 

FORMALISM

-General scriptures concerning 1Sa 15:22; Ps 50:9-15; 51:16,17;

69:30,31; Ec 5:1; Isa 1:11-15; 29:13-16; Jer 6:20; 14:12; Ho

6:6; Am 5:21-23; Mic 6:6,7; Mal 1:6,8,10,13,14; Mt 9:13; 12:7;

15:8,9; Lu 13:24-27; Ro 2:17-29; 1Co 7:19; Php 3:4-7; 2Ti 3:1-5

 

-See [1719]WORKS

 

FORNICATION

-See [1720]ADULTERY

 

-See [1721]LASCIVIOUSNESS

 

FORT

-(A military defense)

 

-Field fortifications De 20:19,20; 2Ki 25:1; Eze 4:2; 17:17;

26:8

 

-Defenses of cities 2Ch 26:15; Isa 25:12

 

-See [1722]CASTLES

 

-See [1723]TOWERS

 

-See [1724]WALLS

 

-Erected in vineyards and herding grounds 2Ch 26:10; Isa 5:2; Mt

21:33; Mr 12:1; Lu 20:9

 

-Caves used for Jud 6:2; 1Sa 23:29; Isa 33:16

 

-FIGURATIVE

 

.Of God’s care 2Sa 22:2,3,47; Ps 18:2; 31:3; 71:3; 91:2; 144:2;

Pr 18:10; Na 1:7

 

FORTITUDE

-See [1725]COURAGE

 

FORTUNATUS

-A Christian of Corinth 1Co 16:17

 

FORTUNE, CHANGES OF

-Noting the vicissitudes, see illustrated in lives of

 

.Joseph, from slave to prime minister

 

.Pharoah’s butler and baker Ge 40

 

.David, from shepherd boy to king

 

.See [1726]also JEROBOAM

 

-See [1727]HAMAN

 

-See [1728]MORDECAI

 

-See [1729]ESTHER

 

-See [1730]JOB

 

-See [1731]DANIEL

 

FORTUNE TELLING

-See [1732]SORCERY

 

FORTY

-Remarkable coincidences in the number

 

-DAYS

 

.Of rain, at the time of the flood Ge 7:17

 

.Of flood, before sending forth the raven Ge 8:6

 

.For embalming Ge 50:3

 

.Of fasting

 

By Moses Ex 24:18; 34:28; De 9:9,25

 

By Elijah 1Ki 19:8

 

By spies in the land of promise Nu 13:25

 

.Of probation, given to the Ninevites Jon 3:4

 

.By Jesus Mt 4:2

 

.Christ’s stay after the resurrection Ac 1:3

 

.Symbolical Eze 4:6

 

-YEARS

 

.Wanderings of the Israelites in the wilderness Ex 16:35; Nu

14:34

 

.Peace in Israel Jud 3:11; 5:31; 8:28

 

.Egypt to be desolated Eze 29:11

 

.To be restored after Eze 29:13

 

-STRIPES

 

.Administered in punishing criminals De 25:3; 2Co 11:24

 

FOUNDING

-See [1733]MOLDING

 

FOUNTAIN

-FIGURATIVE

 

.Of divine grace Ps 36:9; Jer 2:13

 

.Of the salvation of the gospel Joe 3:18; Zec 13:1; Re 7:17

 

.The turgid, of the debasement of character Pr 25:26

 

FOX

-Dens of Mt 8:20; Lu 9:58

 

-Samson uses, to burn the field of the Philistines Jud 15:4

 

-Depredations of Ps 63:10; So 2:15

 

-Held in contempt Ne 4:3

 

-FIGURATIVE

 

.Of unfaithful prophets Eze 13:4

 

.Of craftiness Lu 13:32

 

.Of heretics So 2:15

 

FRACTURES

-Treatment of Eze 30:21

 

FRANKINCENSE

-An ingredient of the sacred oil Ex 30:34

 

-Used with showbread Le 24:7

 

-Used with meat offerings Le 2:1,2,15,16; 6:15

 

-Prohibited, in sin offerings when they consist of turtledoves

or pigeons Le 5:11

 

-In making an offering of memorial Nu 5:15

 

-A perfume So 3:6

 

-Commerce in Re 18:11-13

 

-Used as an incense Isa 43:23; 60:6; 66:3; Jer 6:20

 

FRATERNITY

-General scriptures concerning Ge 13:8; De 15:7-15; Ps 22:22;

133:1-3; Zec 11:14; Mal 2:10; Mt 5:22-24; 18:15-18,21,22,35;

23:8; 25:40; Joh 13:34; 15:12; 20:17; Ro 12:10; 1Co 6:1-8;

8:1-13; Ga 6:1,2; 1Th 4:9; 2Th 3:14,15; Heb 13:1; 1Pe 1:22;

2:17; 3:8; 2Pe 1:5,7; 1Jo 2:9-11; 3:17

 

-See [1734]BROTHER

 

-See [1735]CHURCH

 

-See [1736]FELLOWSHIP

 

-See [1737]FRIENDSHIP

 

-INSTANCES OF

 

.The Nazarites, vows of Nu 6:1-21; La 4:7; Am 2:11,12; Ac

21:24-31

 

.See [1738]NAZARITES

 

FRATRICIDE

-INSTANCES OF

 

.Cain Ge 4:8

 

.Abimelech Jud 9:5

 

.Absalom 2Sa 13:28,29

 

.Solomon 1Ki 2:23-25

 

.Jehoram 2Ch 21:4

 

.See [1739]HOMICIDE

 

FRAUD

-See [1740]DISHONESTY

 

FREEDMEN

-Synagogue of Ac 6:9

 

-See [1741]EMANCIPATION

 

FREEDOM

-(From servitude)

 

-See [1742]EMANCIPATION

 

-See [1743]JUBILEE

 

FREE-WILL

-See [1744]BLESSINGS, CONTINGENT UPON OBEDIENCE

 

FREE-WILL OFFERINGS

-General scriptures concerning Le 22:21,23; 23:38; Nu 29:39; De

12:6,17; 2Ch 31:14; Ezr 3:5; 7:16; 8:28; Ps 119:108

 

-See [1745]BENEFICENCE

 

-See GIFTS

 

-See [1746]GIVING

 

-See [1747]LIBERALITY

 

-See [1748]OFFERINGS

 

FRIENDS

-Jesus calls his disciples by this term Joh 15:14,15

 

-FALSE FRIENDS

 

.Instances of

 

Pharaoh’s butler was false to Joseph Ge 40:23

 

.Delilah was false to Samson Jud 16:1-20

 

.The Ephraimite’s wife Jud 19:1,2

 

.David was false to Joab 1Ki 2:5,6

 

.David was false to Uriah 2Sa 11

 

.Ahithophel was false to David 2Sa 15:12

 

.David’s friends were false to David Ps 35:11-16; 41:9;

55:12-14,20,21; 88:8,18

 

.Judas Iscariot Mt 26:48,49

 

.Jesus’ disciples ran away Mt 26:56,58

 

.See [1749]HYPOCRISY

 

FRIENDSHIP

-General scriptures concerning De 13:6-9; Job 6:14,15; 16:2,20;

19:13-22; Ps 35:13,14; 41:9; 55:12-14; 88:8,18; Pr 11:13;

17:9,17; 18:24; 22:24-27; 25:17,19; 27:6,9,10,14,17,19; Ec

4:9-12; Am 3:3; 2Ti 4:16

 

-INSTANCES OF

 

.Abraham and Lot Ge 14:14-16

 

.Ruth and Naomi Ru 1:16,17

 

.Samuel and Saul 1Sa 15:35; 16:1

 

.David and Jonathan 1Sa 18:1-4; 20; 23:16-18; 2Sa 1:17-27;

9:1-13

 

.David and Abiathar 1Sa 22:23

 

.David and Nahash 2Sa 10:2

 

.David and Hiram 1Ki 5:1

 

.David and Hushai 2Sa 15:32-37; 16; 17:1-22

 

.David and Ittai 2Sa 15:19-21

 

.Joram and Ahaziah 2Ki 8:28,29; 9:16

 

.Job and his three “friends,” Job 2:11-13

 

.Daniel and his three companions Da 2:49

 

.Mary, Martha, and Lazarus, with Jesus Lu 10:38-42; Joh 11:1-46

 

.The Marys, and Joseph of Arimathaea, for Jesus Mt 27:55-61;

28:1-8; Lu 24:10; Joh 20:11-18

 

.Luke and Theophilus Ac 1:1

 

.Paul and his nephew Ac 23:16

 

.Paul, Priscilla, and Aquila Ro 16:3,4

 

.Paul, Timothy, and Epaphroditus Php 2:19,20,22,25

 

FRINGES

-Prescribed for the vesture worn by the Israelites Nu 15:37-41;

De 22:12

 

-Made broad by the Pharisees Mt 23:5

 

FROGS

-Plague of Ex 8:2-14; Ps 45; 105:30

 

-SYMBOLICAL Re 16:13

 

FRONTLETS

-A leather band worn on the forehead, containing certain

commandments Ex 13:6-16; De 6:1-8; 11:18

 

-See [1750]PHYLACTERY

 

FRUGALITY

-General scriptures concerning 1Ki 17:5,6,10-13; Pr 11:16;

12:27; 13:22; 21:17,20; 22:3; 23:20,21; 31:27; Mt 14:20; 15:37;

Mr 7:28; 14:4,5; Eph 4:28

 

-See [1751]EXTRAVAGANCE

 

-See [1752]INDUSTRY

 

-INSTANCES OF

 

.The provisions made by the Egyptians against famine Ge

41:48,49,53,54

 

.The gathering of manna Ex 16:17,18,22-24

 

FRUITS

-NATURAL Ge 1:11,12,27-29

 

.See under the respective headings of various fruit-producing

trees

 

-SPIRITUAL

 

.See [1753]RIGHTEOUSNESS, FRUITS OF

 

.See [1754]SIN, FRUITS OF

 

FRUIT TREES

-Care for De 20:19,20

 

FRYING PAN

-General scriptures concerning Le 2:7; 7:9

 

FUEL

-For temple, how provided Ne 10:34; 13:30,31

 

FUGITIVES

-From servitude, not to be returned De 23:15,16

 

-INSTANCES OF

 

.From slavery, Shimei’s servants 1Ki 2:39

 

.Onesimus Phm 1:1

 

.See [1755]EXODUS

 

.From justice

 

Moses Ex 2:15

 

Absalom 2Sa 13:34-38

 

.From the wrath of the king

 

David 1Sa 21:10

 

Jeroboam 1Ki 11:40

 

Joseph, to Egypt Mt 2:13-15

 

FULLER

-General scriptures concerning Mal 3:2; Mr 9:3

 

FULLER’S FIELD

-A spot near Jerusalem 2Ki 18:17; Isa 7:3; 36:2

 

FUNERALS

-See [1756]BURIAL

 

-See [1757]ELEGY

 

FURLONG

-One-eighth of a mile Lu 24:13; Joh 11:18; Re 21:16

 

FURNACE

-Use of

 

.For refining silver Eze 22:22; Mal 3:3

 

.For refining gold Pr 17:3

 

-For melting lead and tin Eze 22:20

 

-For capital punishment, Shadrach, Meshach, and Abed-nego cast

into, by Nebuchadnezzar Da 3:6-26

 

-FIGURATIVE

 

.Of affliction De 4:20; 1Ki 8:51; Ps 12:6; Isa 48:10; Jer 11:4

 

.Of lust Ho 7:4

 

.Of hell Mal 4:1; Mt 13:42,50; Re 9:2

 

FUTURE PUNISHMENT

         -See [1758]PUNISHMENT, ETERNAL