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LAADAH

         -Son of Shelah 1Ch 4:21

 

   LAADAN

         -1. A descendant of Ephraim 1Ch 7:26

 

         -2. A Levite, also called LIBNI 1Ch 6:17; 23:7-9; 26:21

 

   LABAN

         -Son of Bethuel Ge 28:5

 

         -Brother of Rebekah Ge 22:23; 24:15,29

 

         -Receives the servant of Abraham Ge 24:29-33

 

         -Receives Jacob, and gives him his daughters in marriage Ge

         29:12-30

 

         -Jacob becomes his servant Ge 29:15-20,27; 30:27-43

 

         -Outwitted by Jacob Ge 30:37-43; 31:1-21

 

         -Pursues Jacob, overtakes him at Mount Gilead, and covenants

         with him Ge 31:22-55

 

   LABOR

         -General scriptures concerning Ge 3:19; Ex 20:9-11; 23:12;

         34:21; Le 19:13; De 24:14,15; 25:4; Ec 5:12; Jer 22:13; Mal 3:5;

         Mt 20:1-15; Lu 10:7; Ac 20:35; 1Co 9:9; Eph 4:28; 1Th 4:11,12;

         2Th 3:7-13; 1Ti 5:18; Jas 5:4

 

         -See [2489]EMPLOYEE

 

         -See [2490]EMPLOYER

 

         -See [2491]IDLENESS

 

         -See [2492]INDUSTRY

 

         -See [2493]MASTER

 

         -See [2494]SERVANT

 

   LACE

         -General scriptures concerning Ex 39:31

 

   LACHISH

         -(An important city)

 

         -King of, besieges Gibeon Jos 10:5

 

         -Captured by Joshua Jos 10:31,32

 

         -Allotted to Judah Jos 15:39

 

         -Fortified by Rehoboam 2Ch 11:9

 

         -Assassination of Amaziah at 2Ki 14:19

 

         -Besieged by Sennacherib 2Ki 18:13-17; 19:8; 2Ch 32:9

 

         -By Nebuchadnezzar Jer 34:7

 

         -Prophecy concerning Mic 1:13

 

   LACHRYMATORY (TEAR BOTTLE)

         -A bottle for containing tear drops Ps 56:8

 

   LADDER

         -In Jacob’s vision Ge 28:12

 

   LAHAD

         -A descendant of Judah 1Ch 4:2

 

   LAHAI-ROI

         -Also called BEER-LAHAIROI

 

         -(A well near Kadesh) -Hagar fled to Ge 16:7-14

 

         -Isaac lives at Ge 24:62; 25:11

 

   LAHMAM

         -A city of the tribe of Judah Jos 15:40

 

   LAHMI

         -(Brother of Goliath) -Killed by Elhanan 2Sa 21:19; 1Ch 20:5

 

   LAISH

         -1. Also called LESHEM

 

         .See [2495]DAN

 

         -2. A native of Gallim 1Sa 25:44; 2Sa 3:15

 

         -3. A town near Jerusalem Isa 10:30

 

   LAKE

         -Of fire Re 19:20; 20:10,14,15; 21:8

 

   LAKUM

         -A city in the territory of the tribe of Naphtali Jos 19:33

 

   LAMA SABACHTHANI

         -The dying cry of Jesus Mt 27:46; Mr 15:34

 

         -See Ps 22:1

 

   LAMB

         -Offering of Ex 29:38-41; Le 3:7; 4:32; 5:6; 22:23; 23:12; Nu

         6:12; 7:15,21; 28:3-8

 

         -Not to be seethed (boiled) in its own mother’s milk Ex 23:19

 

   LAMB OF GOD

         -An name of Jesus Joh 1:29; Re 6:16; 7:9,10,14,17; 12:11; 13:8;

         14:1,4; 15:3; 17:14; 19:17; 21:9,14,22,23,27; 22:1,3

 

   LAMECH

         -1. Father of Jabal, Jubal, and Tubal-Cain Ge 4:18-24

 

         -2. Son of Methuselah, and father of Noah, lived for

         seven-hundred and seventy-seven years Ge 5:25-31; 1Ch 1:3

 

         .Ancestor of Jesus Lu 3:36

 

   LAMENESS

         -Disqualified priests from exercising the priestly office Le

         21:18

 

         -Disqualified animals for sacrificial uses De 15:21

 

         -Hated by David 2Sa 5:8

 

          -Healed by

 

         .Jesus Mt 11:5; 15:31; 21:14; Lu 7:22

 

         .Peter Ac 3:2-11

 

         -FIGURATIVE Heb 12:13

 

   LAMENTATIONS

         -Of David Ps 60:1-3

 

         -Of Jeremiah, see the Book of Lamentations

 

         -Of Ezekiel Eze 19; 28:12-19

 

         -See [2496]ELEGY

 

   LAMP

         -Miraculously appeared at Abraham’s sacrifice Ge 15:17

 

         -For the tabernacle Ex 25

 

         -Kept burning at night in the tabernacle and cared for by priest

       Ex 27:20,21; Le 24:2-4

 

         -FIGURATIVE Job 18:6; Ps 119:105; Pr 13:9; 20:20; Isa 62:1; Jer

         25:10; Zep 1:12; Pr 13:9; 20:20; Isa 62:1; Jer 25:10; Zep 1:12;

         Mt 6:22; 2Pe 1:19; Re 21:23

 

         -SYMBOLICAL Re 4:5; 8:10

 

         .See [2497]CANDLESTICK

 

   LANCE

         -See [2498]JAVELIN

 

         -See [2499]SPEAR

 

   LAND

         -Appeared on the third creative day Ge 1:9

 

         -Original title to, from God Ge 13:14-17; 15:7; Ex 23:31; Le

         25:23

 

          -Bought and sold Ge 23:3-18; 33:19; Ac 4:34; 5:1-8

 

         -Sale and redemption of, laws concerning Le 25:15,16,23-33;

         27:17-24; Nu 36:4; Jer 32:7-16,25,44; Eze 46:18

 

         -Conveyance of, by written deeds and other forms Ge 23:3-20; Ru

         4:3-8,11; Jer 32:9-14

 

         -Witnessed Ge 23:10,11; Ru 4:9-11; Jer 32:9-14

 

         -Sold for debt Ne 5:3-5

 

         -Rights in, alienated 2Ki 8:1-6

 

         -Leased Lu 20:9-16; Mt 21:33-41

 

         -Priests’ part in Ge 47:22; Eze 48:10

 

         -King’s part in Eze 48:21

 

         -Widow’s dower in Ru 4:3-9

 

         -Unmarried woman’s rights in Nu 27:1-11; 36:1-11

 

         -To rest every seventh year for the benefit of the poor people

         Ex 23:11

 

         -Products of, for all Ec 5:9

 

         -Monopoly of Ge 47:20-26; Isa 5:8; Mic 2:1,2

 

         -See [2500]MORTGAGE

 

         -Rules for apportioning Canaan among the tribes

 

         -See [2501]CANAAN

 

         -See also Eze 47:22

 

   LANDMARKS

         -Protected from fraudulent removal De 19:14; 27:17; Job 24:9; Pr

         22:28; 23:10; Ho 5:10

 

   LANGUAGE

         -Unity of Ge 11:1,6

 

         -Confusion of Ge 11:1-9; 10:5,20,31

 

         -Dialects of the Jews Jud 12:6; Mt 26:73

 

         -Many spoken at Jerusalem Joh 19:20; Ac 2:8-11

 

         -Speaking in inspired “tongues” forbidden, in religious

         assemblies unless there was an inspired interpreter present 1Co

         14:2-28

 

         -Gift of Mr 16:17; Ac 2:7,8; 10:46; 19:6; 1Co 12:10; 14

 

         -Mentioned in Scripture .Ashdod Ne 13:24

 

         .Chaldee Da 1:4

 

         .Egyptian Ac 2:10; Ps 114:1

 

         .Greek Lu 23:38; Ac 21:37

 

         .Latin Lu 23:38; Joh 19:20

 

         .Lycaonian Ac 14:11

 

         .Parthian and other lands Ac 2:9-11

 

         .Syrian 2Ki 18:26; Ezr 4:7; Da 2:4

 

   LANTERN

         -General scriptures concerning Joh 18:3

 

   LAODICEA

         -(A Phrygian city)

 

         -Paul’s concern for Col 2:1

 

         -Epaphras’ zeal for Col 4:13

 

         -Epistle to the Colossians to be read in Col 4:15,16

 

         -Message to, through John Re 1:11; 3:14-22

 

   LAPIDARY

         -One who cuts precious stones Ex 31:5; 35:33

 

   LAPIDOTH

         -The husband of Deborah Jud 4:4

 

   LAPWING

         -A bird forbidden as food Le 11:19; De 14:18

 

   LARCENY

         -See [2502]THEFT

 

   LASCIVIOUSNESS

         -General scriptures concerning Ex 32:6; Pr 2:16-18; 5:3-5,8-13;

         7:6-27; 9:13-18; 20:16; 30:18-20; Joe 3:3; Mr 7:21-23; Ro

         1:22-29; 7:8; 13:13; 1Co 6:9,10,13,15-18; 9:27; 2Co 12:21; Ga

         5:19-21; Eph 4:17-19; 5:5; Col 3:5; 1Th 4:5; 2Ti 3:6; 1Pe 4:2,3;

         Jude 1:4-7

 

         -See [2503]ADULTERY

 

         -See [2504]IDOLATRY, LICENTIOUS PRACTICES OF

 

         -See [2505]INCEST

 

         -See [2506]LUST

 

         -See [2507]RAPE

 

         -See [2508]SENSUALITY

 

         -See [2509]SODOMY

 

         -See [2510]WHORE

 

         -See [2511]WHOREDOM

 

         -FIGURATIVE Eze 16:15-59

 

         .See [2512]WHOREDOMS

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Sodomites Ge 19:5

 

         .Lot’s daughters Ge 19:30-38

 

         .Judah Ge 38:15,16

 

         .The Gibeahites Jud 19:22-25

 

         .Eli’s sons 1Sa 2:22

 

         .David 2Sa 5:13; 11:2-27

 

         .Amnon 2Sa 13:1-14

 

         .Solomon 1Ki 11:1-3

 

         .Rehoboam 2Ch 11:21-23

 

         .Persian kings Es 2:3,13,14,19

 

   LASEA

         -A city of Crete Ac 27:8

 

   LASHA

         -A place at the southern extremity of Canaan Ge 10:19

 

   LASHARON

         -King of, killed by Joshua Jos 12:18

 

   LATIN

         -General scriptures concerning Lu 23:38; Joh 19:20

 

   LAUGHTER

         -A time for Ec 3:4

 

         -Attributed to God Ps 37:13; 59:8; Pr 1:26

 

         -See [2513]HAPPINESS

 

         -See [2514]JOY

 

   LAVER

         -Directions for making Ex 30:18-20

 

         -Situation of, in the tabernacle, tent of the congregation, and

         the altar Ex 40:7

 

         -Sanctified Ex 30:28; 40:11; Le 8:11

 

         -Used for washing Ex 40:30-32

 

         -Brazen (bronze), made by Solomon for the temple 1Ki 7

 

         -Altered by Ahaz 2Ki 16:17

 

         -Broken and carried away to Babylon by the Chaldeans 2Ki

         25:13,16; Jer 52:17,20

 

         -FIGURATIVE Re 4:6; 15:2

 

         .In connection with Ex 38:8; 1Ki 7:23

 

   LAW

         -General scriptures concerning Ps 19:7-9; 119:1-8; Pr 28:4,5; Mt

         22:21; Lu 16:17; 20:22-25; Ro 2:14,15; 7:7,12,14; 13:10; 1Ti

         1:5,8-10; Jas 1:25; 1Jo 3:4; 5:3

 

         -See [2515]LITIGATION

 

         -See [2516]COMMANDMENTS

 

         -See [2517]DUTY TO GOD

 

         -OF MOSES

 

         -(Contained in the books of Exodus, Leviticus, Numbers, and

         Deuteronomy)

 

         .Given at Sinai Ex 19; De 1:1; 4:10-13; 33:2; Hab 3:3

 

         .Received by the disposition of angels De 33:2; Ps 68:17; Ac

         7:53; Ga 3:19; Heb 2:2

 

         .Was given because of transgressions until the Messiah arrived

         Ga 3:19

 

         .Engraved on stone Ex 20:3-17; with 24:12; 31:18; 32:16; 34:29;

         40:20; De 4:13; 5:4-22; 9:10

 

         .See [2518]TABLES

 

         .See [2519]COMMANDMENTS

 

         .Preserved in the ark of the covenant Ex 25:16; De 31:9,26

 

         .Found by Hilkiah in the house of the Lord 2Ki 22:8

 

        .Engraved upon monuments De 27:2-8; Jos 8:30-35

 

         .To be written

 

         .On door posts De 6:9; 11:20

 

         .On frontlets for the forehead, and parchment for the hand Ex

         13:9,16; De 6:4-9; 11:18-21

 

         .Children instructed in

 

         .See [2520]CHILDREN

 

         .See [2521]INSTRUCTION

 

         .Expounded by

 

         .The priests and Levites Le 10:11; De 33:10; 2Ch 35:3

 

         .Princes, priests, and Levites publicly taught Ezr 7:10; Ne

         8:1-18

 

         .From city to city 2Ch 17:7-10

 

         .In synagogues Lu 4:16,32; Ac 13:14-52; 15:21; with 9:20; 14:1;

         17:1-3; 18:4,26

 

         .Expounded to the assembled nation at the Feast of Tabernacles

         in the sabbatic year De 31:10-13

 

         .Renewed by Moses De 4:44-46

 

         .Curses of, responsively read by Levites and people at Mount

         Ebal and Mount Gerizim De 27:12-26; Jos 8:33-35

 

         .Formed a constitution on which the civil government of the

         Israelites was founded, and according to which rulers were

         required to rule De 17:18-20; 2Ki 11:12; 2Ch 23:11

 

         .See [2522]GOVERNMENT, CONSTITUTIONAL

 

        .Divine authority for Ex 19:16-24; 20:1-17; 24:12-18; 31:18;

         32:15,16; 34:1-4,27,28; Le 26:46; De 4:10-13,36; 5:1-22; 9:10;

         10:1-5; 33:2-4; 1Ki 8:9; Ezr 7:6; Ne 1:7; 8:1; 9:14; Ps 78:5;

         103:7; Isa 33:22; Mal 4:4; Ac 7:38,53; Ga 3:19; Heb 9:18-21

 

         .Prophecies in, of the Messiah Lu 24:44; Joh 1:45; 5:46; 12:34;

         Ac 26:22,23; 28:23; Ro 3:21,22

 

         .See [2523]JESUS, PROPHECIES CONCERNING

 

         .Epitomized by Jesus Mt 22:40; Mr 12:29-33; Lu 10:27

 

         .Book of, found by Hilkiah in the temple 2Ki 22:8; 2Ch 34:14

 

         -TEMPORARY Jer 3:16; Da 9:27; Mt 5:17-45; Lu 16:16,17; Joh 1:17;

         4:20-24; 8:35; Ac 6:14; 10:28; 13:39; 15:1-29; 21:20-25; Ro

         3:1,2; 7:1-6; 8:3; 10:4; 2Co 3:7-14; Ga 2:3-9; 4:30,31; Eph

         2:15; Col 2:14-23; Heb 8:4-13; 9:8-24; 10:1-18; 11:40;

         12:18,19,27

 

   LAWSUITS

         -To be avoided Pr 25:8-10; Mt 5:25,26; 1Co 6:1-8

 

         -See [2524]ACTIONS AT LAW

 

         -See [2525]ADJUDICATION

 

         -See [2526]ARBITRATION

 

         -See [2527]COMPROMISE

 

         -See [2528]COURTS

 

         -See [2529]JUSTICE

 

   LAWYER

         -(One versed in the Mosaic law)

 

         -Test Jesus with questions Mt 22:35; Lu 10:25-37

 

         -Jesus’ remarks against Lu 11:45-52

 

         -Zenas Tit 3:13

 

         -See [2530]LITIGATION

 

   LAYING ON OF HANDS

         -See [2531]HANDS, IMPOSITION OF

 

   LAZARUS

         -1. Brother of Mary and Martha .Sickness and death of Joh

         11:1-14

 

         .Resurrection of Joh 11:38-44; 12:17,18

 

         .Had dinner with Jesus Joh 12:1,2,9

 

         .Plotted against by the chief priests Joh 12:10,11

 

   LAZINESS

         -See [2532]SLOTHFULNESS

 

   LEAD

         -A mineral Ex 15:10

 

         -Purified by fire Nu 31:22; Jer 6:29; Eze 22:18,20

 

         -Used in making inscriptions on stone Job 19:24

 

         -Lead foundry Jer 6:29; Eze 22:18,20

 

         -Trade in Eze 27:12

 

         -Used for weighing Zec 5:7,8

 

   LEADERSHIP

         -INSTANCES OF, see each respectively

 

         .See [2533]ABRAHAM

 

         .See [2534]MOSES

 

         .See [2535]JOSHUA

 

         .See [2536]GIDEON

 

          .See [2537]DEBORAH

 

   LEAGUE

         -See [2538]ALLIANCES

 

         -See [2539]TREATY

 

   LEAH

         -The older daughter of Laban Ge 29:16

 

         -Married to Jacob Ge 29:23-26

 

         -Children of Ge 29:31-35; 30:9-13,17-21

 

         -Flees with Jacob Ge 31:4,14,17; 33:2-7

 

         -“The builder of the house of Israel,” Ru 4:11

 

   LEARNING

         -See [2540]INSTRUCTION

 

         -See [2541]KNOWLEDGE

 

   LEASE

         -Of real estate Mt 21:33-41; Mr 12:1-9; Lu 20:9-16

 

         -See [2542]LAND

 

   LEASING

         -Falsifying Ps 4:2

 

   LEATHER

         -Belts of 2Ki 1:8; Mt 3:4

 

         -Tanning of Ac 9:43; 10:5,6

 

         -Called “skin,” Ge 3:21; Mr 1:6

 

         -Called “hide,” Le 8:17

 

   LEAVEN (YEAST)

         -For bread Ex 12:34,39; Ho 7:4; Mt 13:33

 

         -Leavened bread used

 

         .With a peace-offering Le 7:13; Am 4:5

 

         .With a wave-offering Le 23:15-17

 

         -Leavened bread forbidden

 

         .With meat offerings Le 2:11; 6:17; 10:12; Ex 23:18; 34:25

 

         .At the Passover meal Ex 12:19,20; 13:3,4,7; 23:18

 

         .With blood Ex 23:18; 34:25

 

         -A symbol for sin 1Co 5:6-8

 

         -FIGURATIVE

 

         .Of the hypocrisy of the Pharisees Mt 16:6-12; Mr 8:15; Lu 12:1

 

         .Of other evils 1Co 5:6-8; Ga 5:9

 

         .Parable of Mt 13:33; Lu 13:21

 

   LEBANAH

         -Also called LEBANA

 

         -One of the Nethinim Ezr 2:45; Ne 7:48

 

LEBANON

         -(A mountain range)

 

         -Northern boundary of the land of Canaan De 1:7; 3:25; 11:24;

         Jos 1:4; 9:1

 

         -Early inhabitants of Jud 3:3

 

         -Snow of Jer 18:14

 

         -Streams of So 4:15

 

         -Cedars of Jud 9:15; 2Ki 19:23; 2Ch 2:8; Ps 29:5; 104:16; Isa

         2:13; 14:8; Eze 27:5

 

         -Other trees of 2Ki 19:23; 2Ch 2:8

 

         -Flower of Na 1:4

 

         -Beasts of Isa 40:16

 

         -Fertility and productiveness of Ho 14:5-7

 

         -“House of the forest of,” 1Ki 7:2-5

 

         -Valley of Jos 11:17; 12:7

 

         -Tower of So 7:4

 

         -Solomon had storage cities in 1Ki 9:19

 

         -FIGURATIVE Isa 29:17; Jer 22:6

 

   LEBAOTH

         -A city of the tribe of Simeon Jos 15:32

 

         -See [2543]BETH-LEBAOTH

 

   LEBBAEUS

         -(Surnamed THADDAEUS)

 

         -One of the twelve apostles Mt 10:3

 

   LEBONAH

         -A city on the highway from Beth-el to Shechem Jud 21:19

 

   LECAH

         -A town or person in the territory of the tribe of Judah 1Ch

         4:21

 

   LEEK

         -General scriptures concerning Nu 11:5

 

   LEES

         -Settlings of wine Ps 75:8; Isa 25:6; Jer 48:11; Zep 1:12

 

   LEFT-HANDED

        -General scriptures concerning Jud 3:15; 20:16

 

   LEGENDS (INSCRIPTIONS)

         -“Holiness to the LORD,” engraved

 

         .On the high priest’s mitre Ex 28:36; 39:30

 

         .On bells of horses, on pots and bowls Zec 14:20

 

         -“This is Jesus, the King of the Jews,” Mt 27:37

 

         -Precepts written on door posts and gates, and worn on the hand

         and forehead De 6:6-9; 11:18-20; Isa 57:8

 

   LEHABIM

         -A Mizraite people Ge 10:13; 1Ch 1:11

 

   LEHI

         -A district of Judah, where Samson killed a thousand Philistines

         with the jawbone of a donkey Jud 15:9-19

 

   LEGION

         -Of angels Mt 26:53

 

         -Demons Mr 5:9,15

 

   LEGISLATION

         -Class, forbidden Ex 12:49; Le 24:22; Nu 9:14; 15:15,29; Ga 3:28

 

         -Supplemental, concerning Sabbath-breaking Nu 15:32-35

 

         -Inheritance Nu 27:1-11

 

         -See [2544]GOVERNMENT

 

         -See [2545]LAW

 

   LEGS

         -Of the crucified, broken Joh 19:31,32

 

   LEMUEL

         -(A king)

 

         -Probably refers to Solomon Pr 31:1,4

 

   LENDING

         -General scriptures concerning Ex 22:25-27; Le 25:35-37; De

         15:1-11; 23:19,20; 24:6,10-13,17; Ne 5:1-13; Ps 37:25,26; 112:5;

         Pr 19:17; 22:7; 28:8; Isa 24:1,2; Eze 18:13; Mt 5:42; Lu 6:34,35

 

         -See [2546]BORROWING

 

         -See [2547]INTEREST

 

         -See [2548]MONEY

 

   LENTILES

         -General scriptures concerning Ge 25:34; 2Sa 17:28; 23:11; Eze

         4:9

 

   LEOPARD

         -A carnivorous animal So 4:8

 

         -Fierceness of Jer 5:6; 13:23; Ho 13:7; Hab 1:8

 

         -FIGURATIVE Da 7:6

 

         .Taming of, the triumph of the gospel Isa 11:6

 

   LEPROSY

         -Law concerning Le 13; 14; 22:4; Nu 5:1-3; 12:14; De 24:8; Mt

         8:4; Lu 5:14; 17:14

 

         -Sent as a judgment on

 

         .Miriam Nu 12:1-10

 

         .Gehazi 2Ki 5:27

 

         .Uzziah 2Ch 26:20,21

 

         -Entailed 2Ki 5:27

 

         -Isolation of lepers Le 13:46; Nu 5:2; 12:14; 2Ki 15:5; 2Ch

         26:21

 

         -Separate burial of 2Ch 26:23

 

         -Instances of leprosy not mentioned above

 

         .Four lepers outside Samaria 2Ki 7:3

 

         .Azariah 2Ki 15:5

 

         .Simon Mr 14:3

 

         -HEALED

 

         .Miriam Nu 12:13,14

 

         .Naaman 2Ki 5:8-14

 

         .By Jesus Mt 8:3; Mr 1:40-42; Lu 5:13; 17:12-14

 

         .Disciples empowered to heal Mt 10:8

 

   LESHEM

         -Also called LAISH

 

         -See [2549]DAN

 

   LETTERS

         -Written by David to Joab 2Sa 11:14

 

         -King of Syria to king of Israel 2Ki 5:5,6

 

         -Rabshakeh to Hezekiah Isa 37:9-14

 

         -King of Babylon to Hezekiah Isa 39:1

 

         -Sennacherib to Hezekiah 2Ki 19:14

 

         -Of Artaxerxes to Nehemiah Ne 2:7-9

 

         -Open letter from Sanballat to Nehemiah Ne 6:5

 

         -Luke to Theophilus (the books of Luke and Acts) Ac 1:1

 

         -Claudius Lysias to Felix Ac 23:25-30

 

         -Letters of intercession by Paul and Philemon on behalf of

         Onesimus Phm 1:1

 

         -Of recommendation 2Co 3:1

 

   LETUSHIM

         -A son of Dedan Ge 25:3

 

   LEUMMIM

         -A son of Dedan Ge 25:3

 

   LEVI

         -Son of Jacob Ge 29:34; 35:23; 1Ch 2:1

 

         -Avenges the seduction of Dinah Ge 34; 49:5-7

 

         -Jacob’s prophecy regarding Ge 49:5-7

 

        -His age at death Ex 6:16

 

         -(Descendants of, made the ministers of religion)

 

         -See [2550]LEVITES

 

   LEVIATHAN

         -Possibly a crocodile Job 41; Ps 104:26

 

         -“The crooked (R. V.) serpent.” Isa 27:1

 

         -FIGURATIVE Ps 74:14

 

   LEVITES

         -(The descendants of Levi)

 

         -Set apart as ministers of religion Nu 1:47-54; 3:6-16; 16:9;

         26:57-62; De 10:8; 1Ch 15:2

 

         -Substituted in the place of the firstborn children Nu

         3:12,41-45; 8:14,16-18; 18:6

 

         -Religious zeal of Ex 32:26-28; De 33:9,10; Mal 2:4,5

 

         -Consecration of Nu 8:6-21

 

         -Sedition among, led by Korah, Dathan, Abiram, and On, on

         account of jealousy toward Moses and Aaron Nu 16; with 4:19,20

 

         -Three divisions of, each having the name of one of its

         progenitors-Gershon, Kohath, and Merari Nu 3:17

 

         -Gershonites and their duties Nu 3:18-26; 4:23-26; 10:17

 

         -The ruling chief over the Gershonites was the second son of the

         ruling high priest Nu 4:28

 

         -The Kohathites, consisting of the families of the Amramites,

         the Izeharites, the Hebronites, and the Uzzielites Nu 3:27;

         4:18-20

 

         -Of the Amramites, Aaron and his family were set apart as

         priests Ex 28:1; 29:9; Nu 3:38; 17:1-4,8; 18:1

 

         -The remaining families appointed to take charge of the ark of

         the covenant, table, lampstand, altars, and vessels of the

         sanctuary, the hangings, and all the service Nu 3:27-32; 4:2-15

 

         -The chief over the Kohathites was the oldest son of the ruling

         high priest Nu 3:32; 1Ch 9:20

 

         -The Merarites Nu 3:20,33-37; 4:31-33; 7:8; 10:17; 1Ch

         6:19,29,30; 23:21-23

 

         -The chief over the Merarites was the second son of the ruling

         high priest Nu 4:33

 

         -Place of, in encampments and the march Nu 1:50-53; 2:17;

         3:23-35

 

         -Cities assigned to, in the land of Canaan Jos 21

 

         -Lodged in the chambers of the temple 1Ch 9:27,33; Eze 40:44

 

         -Resided also in villages outside of Jerusalem Ne 12:29

 

         -Age of

 

         .When inducted into office Nu 4:3,30,47; 8:23-26; 1Ch

         23:3,24,27; Ezr 3:8

 

         .When retired from office Nu 4:3,47

 

         -Functions of

 

         .Had charge of the tabernacle in the encampments and on the

         march Nu 1:50-53; 3:6-9,21-37; 4:1-15,17-49; 8:19; 18:3-6

 

         .Had charge of the temple 1Ch 9:27-29; 23:2-32; Ezr 8:24-34

 

         -Carried the ark of the covenant De 10:8; 1Ch 15:2,26,27

 

         -Ministered in the presence of the ark of the covenant 1Ch 16:4

 

         -Custodians and administrators of the tithes and other offerings

         1Ch 9:26-29; 26:28; 29:8; 2Ch 24:5,11; 31:11-19; 34:9; Ezr

         8:29,30,33; Ne 12:44

 

         -Prepared the shewbread 1Ch 23:28,29

 

         -Assisted the priests in preparing the sacrifice 2Ch 29:12-36;

         35:1-18

 

         -Killed the Passover lambs for the people of the captivity Ezr

         6:20,21

 

         -Teachers of the law De 33:10; 2Ch 17:8,9; 30:22; 35:3; Ne

         8:7-13; Mal 2:6,7

 

        -Were judges De 17:9; 1Ch 23:4; 26:29; 2Ch 19:8-11; Ne 11:16

 

         -See [2551]JUDGES

 

         -(Were scribes of the sacred books)

 

         -See [2552]SCRIBES

 

         -Pronounced the blessings of the law in the responsive service

         at Mount Gerizim De 27:12; Jos 8:33

 

         -Were porters of the doors

 

         -See [2553]PORTERS

 

         -Were overseers in building and the repairs of the temple 1Ch

         23:2-4; Ezr 3:8,9

 

         -Were musicians of the temple service

 

         -See [2554]MUSIC

 

         -Supervised weights and measures as standards of doing business

         1Ch 23:29

 

         -The list of those who returned from captivity Ezr 2:40-63; 7:7;

         8:16-20; Ne 7:43-73; 12

 

         -Sealed the covenant with Nehemiah Ne 10:9-28

 

         -Profits from

 

         .In lieu of landed inheritance, forty-eight cities with suburbs

         were assigned to them Nu 35:2-8; with 18:24

 

         .And Nu 26:62; De 10:9; 12:12,18,19; 14:27-29; 18:1-8; Jos

         13:14; 14:3; 18:7; 1Ch 6:54-81; 13:2; 2Ch 23:2; Eze 34:1-5

 

         -Assigned to, by families Jos 21:4-40

 

         -Suburbs of their cities were inalienable for debt Le 25:32-34

 

         -Tithes and other offerings Nu 18:24,26-32; De 18:1-8; 26:11-13;

         Jos 13:14; Ne 10:38,39; 12:44,47

 

         -First fruits Ne 12:44,47

 

         -The plunder of war, including captives Nu 31:30,42-47

 

         -See [2555]TITHES

 

         -Tithes withheld from Ne 13:10-13; Mal 3:10

 

         -Pensioned 2Ch 31:16-18

 

         -Owned lands De 18:8; with 1Ki 2:26

 

         -Land allotted to, by Ezekiel Eze 48:13,14

 

         -Enrollment of, at Mount Sinai Nu 1:47-49; 2:33; 3:14-39; 4:2,3;

         26:57-62; 1Ch 23:3-5

 

         -Degraded from the Levitical office by Jeroboam 2Ch 11:13-17;

         13:9-11

 

         -Loyal to the ruler 2Ki 11:7-11; 2Ch 23:7

 

          -Intermarried with Canaanites Ezr 9:1,2; 10:23,24

 

         -Exempt from enrollment for military duty Nu 1:47-54; with 1Ch

         12:26

 

         -Subordinate to the sons of Aaron Nu 3:9; 8:19; 18:6

 

         -Prophecies concerning Jer 33:18; Eze 44:10-14; Mal 3:3

 

         -Of their repentance of the crucifixion of the Messiah Zec

         12:10-13

 

         -John’s vision concerning Re 7:7

 

   LEX TALIONIS

         -See [2556]RETALIATION

 

   LIARS

         -All men are liars Ps 116:11

 

         -Satan, a deceiver Joh 8:44,55

 

         -Prohibited from the Kingdom of Heaven Re 21:8

 

         -See [2557]DECEIT

 

         -See [2558]DECEPTION

 

         -See [2559]FALSEHOOD

 

         -See [2560]HYPOCRISY

 

   LIBERALITY

         -General scriptures concerning Ex 13:2,12; 22:29,30; 23:15;

         25:1-8; 34:20; 35:4-29; 36:3-6; 38:8; Le 19:5; 22:29; Nu 35:8;

         De 12:11,12,17-19; 14:27-29; 15:7-18; 16:10,17; 18:1-8;

         24:19-22; 2Sa 24:24; 1Ch 22:19; 28:10,20; 29:5; 2Ch 15:7,18; Ezr

         1:2-4; Ps 41:1-3; 76:11; 112:5,9; 132:1-5; Pr 3:9,10; 11:24,25;

         13:7; 14:21; 19:6,17; 21:26; 22:9; 28:27; 31:20; Ec 11:1,2; Isa

         32:8; 60:7,9,17; Hag 1:8; 2:18,19; Mal 3:10-12; Mt 5:42; 6:1-4;

         19:21,22; 25:34-40; Lu 3:10,11; 6:38; 11:41; 12:33,34; 16:9; Ac

         10:4; 20:35; Ro 12:8,13; 15:27; 1Co 13:3; 16:1-3; 2Co

         8:7-9,11-15,24; 9:6-13; Eph 4:28; 1Ti 5:16; 6:17-19; Phm 1:14;

         Heb 6:10; 13:16; 1Joh 3:17,18

 

        -See [2561]ALMS

 

         -See [2562]BENEFICENCE

 

         -See [2563]CHARITABLENESS

 

         -See [2564]MINISTERS, EMOLUMENTS (BENEFITS)

 

         -See [2565]POOR, DUTY TO

 

         -See [2566]RICH

 

         -See [2567]RICHES

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .King of Sodom to Abraham Ge 14:21

 

         .Jacob Ge 28:22

 

         .Pharaoh to Joseph’s people Ge 45:18-20

 

         .Israelites at the erection of the tabernacle Ex 35:21-29;

         36:3-7; 38:8; Nu 7; 31:48-54; Jos 18:1

 

         .Reubenites Jos 22:24-29

 

         .David 2Sa 7:2; 1Ch 17:1; 2Sa 8:11; 1Ki 7:51; 8:17,18; 1Ch

         21:24; 22; 26:26; 28:2; 29:2-5,17; Ps 132:1-5

 

         .Barzillai and others to David 2Sa 17:27-29; 19:32

 

         .Araunah for sacrifice 2Sa 24:22,23

 

         .Joab to David 2Sa 12:26-28

 

         .Israelites’ offerings for the temple 1Ch 29:6-9,16,17

 

         .Samuel 1Ch 26:27,28

 

         .Solomon 1Ki 4:29; 5:4,5; 2Ch 2:1-6; 1Ki 6; 7:51; 8:13

 

         .Queen of Sheba to Solomon 1Ki 10:10

 

         .Asa and Abijam 1Ki 15:15

 

         .Elisha toward Elijah 1Ki 19:21

 

         .Jehoshaphat 2Ki 12:18

 

         .Joash and his people 2Ki 12:4-14; 2Ch 24:4-14

 

         .David 1Ch 16:3

 

         .Hezekiah 2Ch 29; 30:1-12; 31:1-10,21

 

         .Manasseh 2Ch 33:16

 

         .Josiah 2Ki 22:3-6; 2Ch 34:8-13; 35:1-19

 

         .Jews after the captivity Ezr 1:5,6; 2:68,69; 3:2-9; 5:2-6;

         6:14-22; 8:25-35; Ne 3; 4:6; 6:3; 7:70-72; 10:32-39; 13:12,31;

         Hag 1:12-14; 2:18,19

 

         .Cyrus Ezr 1:2-4,7-11; 3:7; 5:13-15; 6:3

 

         .Darius Ezr 6:7-12

 

         .Artaxerxes Ezr 7:13-27; 8:24-36

 

         .The Magi (wise men from the east) Mt 2:11

 

         .The centurion Lu 7:4,5

 

         .Mary Magdalene Lu 8:2,3

 

         .The Good Samaritan Lu 10:33-35

 

         .The poor widow Lu 21:2-4

 

         .Christians

 

         .In Jerusalem Ac 2:44,45; 4:32-37

 

         .In Antioch (of Syria) Ac 11:29

 

         .In Philippi Php 4:18

 

         .In Corinth 2Co 8:19; 9:1-13

 

         .In Macedonia 2Co 8:14

 

         .People of Melita (Malta) to Paul Ac 28:10

 

   LIBERTINES

         -Freedmen Ac 6:9

 

   LIBERTY

         -Proclaimed in the year of jubilee Le 25:10; Jer 34:8,15-17

 

         -Political Jud 17:6; 21:25; Ac 22:28

 

         -See [2568]JUBILEE

 

         -FIGURATIVE Isa 61:2; 63:4; Lu 4:19; Joh 8:32,33,36; Ga 3:28;

         Eph 6:8; Col 3:11

 

   LIBNAH

         -1. A station of the Israelites in the desert Nu 33:20

 

         -2. A city of the tribe of Judah, captured by Joshua Jos

         10:29-32,39; 12:15

 

         .Allotted to the priests Jos 21:13; 1Ch 6:57

 

         .Sennacherib besieged; his army defeated near 2Ki 19:8,35; Isa

         37:8-36

 

   LIBNI

         -1. Son of Gershon Ex 6:17; Nu 3:18; 1Ch 6:17,20

 

         .Descendants called LIBNITES Nu 3:21; 26:58

 

         -2. Grandson of Merari 1Ch 6:29

 

   LIBYA

         -Region north of Egypt Eze 30:5; 38:5; Ac 2:10

 

         -Also called [2569]LUBIM and [2570]PHUT

 

   LIBYANS

         -The inhabitants of Libya Jer 46:9; Da 11:43

 

   LICE

         -Plague of Ex 8:16-19; Ps 105:31

 

   LICENTIOUSNESS

         -See [2571]ADULTERY

 

         -See [2572]LASCIVIOUSNESS

 

   LIFE

         -MISCELLANY OF MINOR SUB-TOPICS

 

         .Breath of Ge 2:7

 

         .Called SPIRIT OF GOD Job 27:3

 

         .Tree of Ge 2:9; 3:22,24; Pr 3:18; 13:12; Re 2:7

 

         -(SACREDNESS OF, an inference from what is taught in the law

         concerning murder)

 

         .See [2573]HOMICIDE

 

         .Long life promised to obedient children Ex 20:12; De 5:16

 

         .To those who keep the commandments De 4:40; 22:7

 

         .Vanity of Ec 1; 2; 3; 4; 5; 6; 7

 

         .Hated Ec 2:17

 

        .To be hated for Christ’s sake Lu 14:26

 

         .What can a man give in exchange for Mt 16:26; Mr 8:37

 

         .The one who loses it will save it Mt 10:39; 16:25,26; Lu 9:24;

         Joh 12:25

 

         .Weary of

 

         .Job Job 3; 7:1-3; 10:18-20

 

         .Jeremiah Jer 20:14-18

 

         .Elijah 1Ki 19:1-8

 

         .Jonah Jon 4:8,9

 

         .See [2574]SUICIDE

 

         .Life of Christ, a ransom Mt 20:28; Mr 10:45; 1Ti 2:6

 

         .See SPIRITUAL, below

 

         -BREVITY AND UNCERTAINTY OF Ge 18:27; 47:9; 1Sa 20:3; 2Sa 14:14;

         1Ch 29:15; Job 4:19-21; 7:6-10,17; 8:9; 9:25,26; 10:9,20,21;

         13:12,25,28; 14:1,2; 17:1; Ps 22:29; 39:4-6,11; 78:39; 89:47,48;

         90:3,5,6,9,10; 102:11; 103:14-16; 144:3,4; 146:4; Pr 27:1; Ec

         1:4; 6:12; Isa 2:22; 38:12; 40:6,7,24; 50:9; 51:8,12; 64:6; Jas

         1:10,11; 4:14; 1Pe 1:24

 

         .See [2575]DEATH

 

         -EVERLASTING Ps 21:4; 121:8; 133:3; Isa 25:8; Da 12:2; Mt

         19:16-21,29; 25:46; Mr 10:30; Lu 18:18,30; 20:36; Joh 3:14-16;

         4:14; 5:24,25,29,39; 6:27,40,47,50-58,68; 10:10,27,28; 12:25,50;

         17:2,3; Ac 13:46,48; Ro 2:7; 5:21; 6:22,23; 1Co 15:53,54; 2Co

         5:1; Ga 6:8; 1Ti 1:16; 4:8; 6:12,19; 2Ti 1:10; Tit 1:2; 3:7; 1Jo

         2:25; 3:15; 5:11-13,20; Jude 1:21; Re 1:18

 

         .See [2576]IMMORTALITY

 

         -FROM GOD Ge 2:7; De 8:3; 30:20; 32:39,40; 1Sa 2:6; Job 27:3;

         34:14,15; Ps 22:29; 30:3; 68:20; 104:30; Ec 12:7; Isa 38:16-20;

         Ac 17:25-28; Ro 4:17; 1Ti 6:13; Jas 4:15

 

         -LONG

 

         .See [2577]LONGEVITY

 

         -SPIRITUAL Joh 3:3-16; 5:24-26,40; 6:27,33,35,40,47; 10:10;

         11:25,26; 14:6; 17:2,3; 20:31; Ro 6:4,5,8,11,13,22,23; 8:10; 1Jo

         1:1,2

 

   LIGHT

         -Created Ge 1:3-5; Isa 45:7; 2Co 4:6

 

         -Miraculous Mt 17:2; Ac 9:3

 

         -FIGURATIVE AND SYMBOLICAL 1Ki 11:36; Ps 27:1; 119:105,130; Pr

         6:23; Ec 2:13; Isa 8:20; 49:6; 58:8; 60:19,20; Mt 4:16; 5:14,16;

         Lu 2:32; 11:34; 16:8; Joh 1:4,5,7-9; 3:19-21; 5:35; 8:12; 9:5;

         12:35,36; Ac 26:18; Eph 5:8,14; Php 2:15; 1Th 5:5; 1Ti 6:16; Jas

         1:17; 1Pe 2:9; 2Pe 1:19; 1Jo 1:5,7; Re 21:23

 

   LIGHTNING

         -General scriptures concerning Job 28:26; 37:3; 38:25,35; Ps

         18:14; 77:18; 78:48; 97:4; 135:7; 144:6; Jer 10:13; 51:16; Eze

         1:13,14; Da 10:6; Na 2:4; Zec 9:14; 10:1; Mt 24:27; 28:3; Lu

          10:18; Re 4:5; 8:5; 11:19; 16:18

 

   LIGN-ALOE

         -A tree, not identified by naturalists Nu 24:6

 

   LIGURE

         -A precious stone Ex 28:19; 39:12

 

   LILY

         -The principal capitals of the temple ornamented with carvings

         of 1Ki 7:19,22,26

 

         -Molded on the rim of the molten laver in the temple 1Ki 7:26;

         2Ch 4:5

 

         -Lessons of trust gathered from Mt 6:28-30; Lu 12:27

 

         -FIGURATIVE

 

         .Of the lips of the beloved So 5:13

 

   LIME

         -General scriptures concerning Isa 33:12; Am 2:1

 

   LINEN

         -Exported

 

         .From Egypt 1Ki 10:28; Eze 27:7

 

         .From Syria Eze 27:16

 

         -Curtains of the tabernacle made of Ex 26:1; 27:9

 

         -Vestments of priests made of Ex 28:5-8,15,39-42

 

         -Livery of royal households made of Ge 41:42; Es 8:15

 

         -Garments

 

         .For men made of Ge 41:42; Eze 9:2; Lu 16:19

 

         .For women made of Isa 3:23; Eze 16:10-13

 

         -Bedding made of Pr 7:16

 

         -Mosaic law forbade its being interwoven with wool Le 19:19; De

         22:11

 

         -The corpse of Jesus was wrapped in Mr 15:46; Joh 20:5

 

         -FIGURATIVE

 

         .Pure and white, of righteousness Re 15:6; 19:8,14

 

   LINUS

         -A Christian at Rome 2Ti 4:21

 

   LION

         -King of beasts Mic 5:8

 

         -Fierceness of Job 4:10; 28:8; Ps 7:2; Pr 22:13; Jer 2:15;

         49:19; 50:44; Ho 13:8

 

         -The roaring of Ps 22:13; Pr 20:2

 

         -Strength of Pr 30:30; Isa 38:13; Joe 1:6

 

         -Instincts of, in taking prey Ps 10:9; 17:12; La 3:10; Am 3:4;

         Na 2:12

 

         -Lair of, in the jungles Jer 4:7; 25:38

 

         -The bases in the temple ornamented by mouldings of 1Ki 7:29,36

 

         -Twelve statues of, on the stairs leading to Solomon’s throne

         1Ki 10:19,20

 

         -Samson’s riddle concerning Jud 14:14,18

 

         -Proverb of Ec 9:4

 

         -Parable of Eze 19:1-9

 

         -Kept in captivity Da 6

 

         -Sent as judgment upon the Samaritans 2Ki 17:25,26

 

         -Killed by

 

         .Samson Jud 14:5-9

 

         .David 1Sa 17:34,36

 

         .Benaiah 2Sa 23:20

 

         .Saints Heb 11:33

 

         -Disobedient prophet killed by 1Ki 13:24-28

 

         -An unnamed person killed by 1Ki 20:36

 

         -Used for the torture of criminals Da 6:16-24; 7:12; 2Ti 4:17

 

         -FIGURATIVE

 

         .Of a ruler’s anger Pr 19:12; Jer 5:6; 50:17; Ho 5:14

 

         .Of Satan 1Pe 5:8

 

         .Of divine judgments Isa 15:9

 

         -SYMBOLICAL Ge 49:9; Isa 29:1

 

         .Margin) Eze 1:10; 10:14; Da 7:4; Re 4:7; 5:5; 9:8,17; 13:2

 

   LITIGATION

         -To be avoided Mt 5:25; Lu 12:58; 1Co 6:1-8

 

         -See [2578]ACTIONS AT LAW

 

         -See [2579]ADJUDICATION

 

         -See [2580]ARBITRATION

 

         -See [2581]COMPROMISE

 

   LITTER

         -An oriental carriage for carrying persons Isa 66:20

 

   LIVER

         -Burnt in sacrifice Le 3:5

 

         -Superstitious rites with Eze 21:21

 

   LIVERY

         -(Of seizin (the method by which the ceremonial conveyance of

         land was made))

 

         -See [2582]LAND, CONVEYANCE OF

 

   LIZARD

         -General scriptures concerning Le 11:30; Pr 30:28

 

   LO-AMMI

         -A symbolical name given to a son of Hosea Ho 1:9

 

   LOAVES

         -Miracle of the five Mt 14:15-21; 16:9; Lu 9:12-17

 

         -Miracle of the seven Mt 15:34-38; 16:10

 

         -See [2583]BREAD

 

   LOBBYING

         -General scriptures concerning Ezr 4:4,5

 

         -See [2584]DIPLOMACY

 

         -See [2585]INFLUENCE, POLITICAL

 

   LOCK

         -General scriptures concerning Jud 3:23-25; Ne 3:13,14; So 5:5

 

   LOCUST

         -Authorized as food Le 11:22

 

         -Used as food Mt 3:4; Mr 1:6

 

         -Plague of Ex 10:1-19; Ps 105:34,35

 

         -Devastation by De 28:38; 1Ki 8:37; 2Ch 7:13; Isa 33:4; Joe

         1:4-7; Re 9:7-10

 

         -Sun obscured by Joe 2:2,10

 

         -Instincts of Pr 30:27

 

         -In A. V. often inaccurately translated “grasshopper,” as in Jud

         6:5; 7:12; Job 39:20; Jer 46:23

 

         -See [2586]GRASSHOPPER

 

         -FIGURATIVE Jer 46:23

 

         -SYMBOLICAL Re 9:3-10

 

   LOD

         -A city in the territory of the tribe of Benjamin 1Ch 8:12; Ezr

         2:33; Ne 7:37; 11:35

 

         -Called LYDDA Ac 9:38

 

   LO-DEBAR

         -A city in the territory of the tribe of Manasseh 2Sa 9:4,5;

         17:27

 

         -Home of Mephibosheth, the lame son of Jonathan 2Sa 9:3-5

 

   LOG

         -A measure for liquids, holding about a pint Le 14:10,12,15,24

 

   LOIS

         -The grandmother of Timothy, commended by Paul for her faith 2Ti

         1:5

 

   LONGEVITY

         -General scriptures concerning Ge 6:3; Ex 20:12; 1Ki 3:11-14;

         Job 5:26; Ps 21:4; 34:11-13; 90:10; 91:16; Pr 3:1,2,16; 9:11;

         10:27; Isa 65:20; 1Pe 3:10,11

 

         -See [2587]OLD AGE

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Adam, nine-hundred and thirty years Ge 5:5

 

         .Seth, nine-hundred and twelve years Ge 5:8

 

         .Enos, nine-hundred and five years Ge 5:11

 

         .Cainan, nine-hundred and ten years Ge 5:14

 

         .Mahalaleel, eight-hundred and ninety-five years Ge 5:17

 

         .Jared, nine-hundred and sixty-two years Ge 5:20

 

         .Enoch, three-hundred and sixty-five years Ge 5:23

 

         .Methuselah, nine-hundred and sixty-nine years Ge 5:27

 

         .Lamech, seven-hundred and seventy-seven years Ge 5:31

 

         .Noah, nine-hundred and fifty years Ge 9:29

 

         .Shem, six-hundred years Ge 11:10,11

 

         .Arphaxad, four-hundred and thirty-eight years Ge 11:12,13

 

         .Salah, four-hundred and thirty-three years Ge 11:14,15

 

         .Eber, four-hundred and sixty-four years Ge 11:16,17

 

         .Peleg, two-hundred and thirty-nine years Ge 11:18,19

 

         .Reu, two-hundred and thirty-nine years Ge 11:20,21

 

         .Serug, two-hundred and thirty years Ge 11:22,23

 

         .Nahor, one-hundred and forty-eight years Ge 11:24,25

 

         .Terah, two-hundred and five years Ge 11:32

 

          .Job, “lived one-hundred and forty years” after his ordeal, and

         then “he died at a very great age,” Job 42:16,17

 

         .Sarah, one-hundred and twenty-seven years Ge 23:1

 

         .Abraham, one-hundred and seventy-five years Ge 25:7

 

         .Isaac, one-hundred and eighty years Ge 35:28

 

         .Jacob, one-hundred and forty-seven years Ge 47:28

 

         .Joseph, one-hundred and ten years Ge 50:26

 

         .Amram, one-hundred and thirty-seven years Ex 6:20

 

         .Aaron, one-hundred and twenty-three years Nu 33:39

 

         .Moses, one-hundred and twenty years De 31:2; 34:7

 

         .Joshua, one-hundred and ten years Jos 24:29

 

         .Eli, ninety-eight years 1Sa 4:15

 

         .Barzillai, eighty years 2Sa 19:32

 

         .Jehoiada, one-hundred and thirty years 2Ch 24:15

 

         .Anna, older than eighty-four years Lu 2:36,37

 

         .Paul, “the aged one” Phm 1:9

 

   LONGSUFFERING

         -General scriptures concerning 1Co 13:4,7; 2Co 6:4-6; Ga 5:22;

         Eph 4:1,2; Col 1:11; 3:12,13; 1Ti 1:16; 2Ti 3:10; 4:2

 

         -See [2588]CHARITABLENESS

 

         -See [2589]GOD, LONGSUFFERING OF

 

         -See [2590]PATIENCE

 

   LOOKING-GLASS

         -See [2591]MIRROR

 

   LORD

         -A prince Jos 13:3; Jud 3:3; 1Sa 5:8; 6:4

 

         -See [2592]GOD

 

         -See [2593]JESUS

 

   LORD’S DAY

         -See [2594]SABBATH

 

   LORD’S PRAYER

         -General scriptures concerning Mt 6:9-13; Lu 11:2-4

 

   LORD’S SUPPER

        -See [2595]EUCHARIST

 

   LOST SHEEP

         -Parable of Mt 18:12,13; Lu 15:4-7

 

   LOST, THE

         -See [2596]WICKED, PUNISHMENT OF

 

   LO-RUHAMAH

         -Hosea’s daughter Ho 1:6-8

 

   LOT, THE

         -General scriptures concerning Pr 16:33; 18:18; Isa 34:17; Joe

         3:3

 

         -The scapegoat chosen by Le 16:8-10

 

         -The land of Canaan divided among tribes by Nu 26:55; Jos 15;

         18:10; 19:51; 21; 1Ch 6:61,65; Eze 45:1; 47:22; 48:29; Mic 2:5;

         Ac 13:19

 

         -Saul chosen king by 1Sa 10:20,21

 

         -Priests and Levites designated by, for sanctuary service 1Ch

         24:5-31; 26:13; Ne 10:34; Lu 1:9

 

         -Used after the captivity Ne 11:1

 

         -An apostle chosen by Ac 1:26

 

         -Achan’s guilt ascertained by Jos 7:14-18

 

         -Jonathan’s 1Sa 14:41,42

 

         -Jonah’s Jon 1:7

 

         -Used to fix the time for the execution of condemned persons Es

         3:7; 9:24

 

          -The garments of Jesus divided by Ps 22:18; Mt 27:35; Mr 15:24;

         Joh 19:23,24

 

   LOT

         -1. Feast of

 

         .See [2597]PURIM

 

         -2. The son of Haran

 

         .Accompanies Terah from Ur of the Chaldees to Haran Ge 11:31

 

         .Migrates with Abraham to the land of Canaan Ge 12:4

 

         .Accompanies Abraham to Egypt

 

         .Returns with him to Beth-el Ge 13:1-3

 

         .Rich in flocks, and herds, and servants

 

         .Separates from Abraham, and locates in Sodom Ge 13:5-14

 

         .Taken captive by Chedorlaomer; rescued by Abraham Ge 14:1-16

 

         .Providentially saved from destruction in Sodom Ge 19; Lu

         17:28,29

 

         .Disobediently protests against going to the mountains, and

         chooses Zoar Ge 19:17-22

 

         .His wife disobediently yearns after Sodom, and becomes a pillar

         of salt Ge 19:26; Lu 17:32

 

         .Commits incest with his daughters Ge 19:30-38

 

        .Descendants of

 

         .See [2598]AMMONITES

 

         .See [2599]MOABITES

 

   LOVE

         -OF CHILDREN FOR PARENTS

 

         .See [2600]CHILDREN

 

         -OF [2601]GOD, LOVE OF

 

         -OF MAN FOR GOD Ex 20:6; De 5:10; 6:5; 7:9; 10:12; 11:1,13,22;

         13:3; 30:6,16,20; Jos 22:5; 23:11; Ps 18:1; 31:23; 37:4;

         45:10,11; 63:5,6; 69:35,36; 73:25,26; 91:14; 97:10; 116:1;

         145:20; Pr 8:17; 23:26; Isa 56:6,7; Jer 2:2,3; Mt 22:37,38; Mr

         12:29,30,32,33; Lu 11:42; Joh 5:42; Ro 5:5; 8:28; 1Co 8:3; Php

         1:9; 2Th 3:5; 2Ti 1:7; 1Jo 2:5,15; 3:17,18; 4:12,16-21; 5:1-3;

         2Jo 1:6; Jude 1:21

 

         -0F MAN FOR JESUS Mt 10:37,38; 25:34-40; 27:55-61; Mr 9:41; Lu

         2:29,30; 7:47; Joh 8:42; 14:15,21,23,28; 15:9; 16:27; 17:26;

         21:17; Ac 21:13; 1Co 16:22; 2Co 5:6,8,14,15; Ga 5:6,22; 6:14;

         Eph 3:17-19; 4:15; 6:24; Php 1:9,20,21,23; 3:7,8; Col 1:8; 2Th

         3:5; 2Ti 1:13; 4:8; Phm 1:5; Heb 6:10; Jas 1:12; 2:5; 1Pe 1:8;

         2:7; Re 2:4

 

         -INSTANCES OF LOVE FOR JESUS

 

         .Mary Mt 26:6-13; Joh 12:3-8; Lu 10:39

 

         .Peter Mt 17:4; Joh 13:37; 18:10; 20:3-6; 21:7

 

         .Thomas Joh 11:16

 

         .The disciples Mr 16:10; Lu 24:17-41; Joh 20:20

 

         .Mary Magdalene and other disciples Mt 27:55,56,61; 28:1-9; Lu

         8:2,3; 23:27,55,56; 24:1-10; Joh 20:1,2,11-18

 

         .A man from Gadara (Gerasa) out of whom Jesus cast an evil

         spirit Mr 5:18

 

         .Joseph of Aramathaea Mt 27:57-60

 

         .Nicodemus Joh 19:39,40

 

         .Women of Jerusalem Lu 23:27

 

         -OF MAN FOR MAN Le 19:18,34; De 10:19; Ps 133:1-3; Pr 10:12;

         15:17; 17:9,17; So 8:6,7; Mt 5:41-47; 7:12; 10:41,42; 19:19;

         25:34-40; Mr 9:41; 12:30-33; Lu 6:31-35; 10:30-37; Joh

         13:14,15,34,35; 15:12,13,17; Ro 12:9,10; 13:8-10; 1Co 8:1;

         13:1-13; 14:1; 16:14; 2Co 8:7,8; Ga 5:13,14,22,26; Eph 5:2; Php

         1:9; 2:2; Col 2:2; 3:12; 1Th 1:3; 3:12; 4:9; 1Ti 1:5,14; 2:15;

         4:12; 6:2; 2Ti 2:22; Tit 3:15; Phm 1:12-16; Heb 10:24; Jas 2:8;

         1Pe 1:22; 2:17; 3:8,9; 4:8; 2Pe 1:7; 1Jo 2:9-11;

         3:11,14,16-19,23; 4:7,11,12,20,21; 5:1,2; 2Jo 1:5

 

         -EXEMPLIFICATION OF THE LOVE OF MAN FOR MAN Ex 32:31,32; Ps

         133:1-3; Pr 24:17,18; Mt 5:41,42; 10:41,42; 25:34-40; Mr 9:41;

         Lu 10:25-37; Ac 20:26,27,31; 26:29; Ro 1:12; 5:7; 9:1-3;

         12:15,16; 14:19,21; 15:1,2,5,7,14,15,24,32; 16:1-16,19; 1Co 1:4;

         4:14-16; 10:24; 2Co 1:3-6,14,23,24; 2:1-17; 3:2; 4:5;

         6:4-6,11-13; 7:1-4,7,12; 11:2; 12:14-16,19-21; 13:9; Ga 4:11-20;

         6:1,2,10; Eph 3:13; 4:2,32; 6:22,24; Php 1:3-5,7,8,23-26; 2:19;

          3:18; 4:1; Col 1:3,4,24,28,29; 2:1,5; 4:7; 1Th 1:3,4;

         2:7,8,11,12,17-20; 3:5,7-10,12; 5:8,11,14; 2Th 1:4; 1Ti 1:5;

         5:9,10; 6:2,11; 2Ti 1:3,4,8; 2:10; Phm 1:8,9,12,16-21; Heb 5:2;

         6:9,10; 13:1-3,22; Jas 1:27

 

         .See [2602]FRATERNITY

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Abraham for Lot Ge 14:14-16

 

         .Naomi, Ruth, and Boaz Ru 1; 2; 3

 

         .David’s subjects 2Sa 15:30; 17:27-29

 

         .Obadiah for the prophets 1Ki 18:4

 

         .Jehoshabeath for Joash 2Ch 22:11

 

         .Nehemiah for Israelites Ne 5:10-15

 

         .Mordecai for Esther Es 2:7

 

         .Job’s friends Job 42:11

 

         .Centurion for his servant Lu 7:2-6

 

         .Roman Christians for Paul Ac 28:15

 

         -OF MONEY

 

         .The root of evil 1Ti 6:10

 

         .See [2603]RICHES

 

         -OF PARENTS FOR CHILDREN

 

         .See [2604]PARENTS

 

         .See also [2605]BROTHER

 

         .See [2606]FRATERNITY

 

         .See [2607]FRIENDSHIP

 

   LOVEFEASTS

         -Assemblies of Christian fellowship 2Pe 2:13; Jude 1:12

 

   LOVERS

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Isaac for Rebekah Ge 24:67

 

         .Jacob for Rachel Ge 29:20,30

 

         .Shechem for Dinah Ge 34:3,12

 

         .Boaz for Ruth Ru 2; 3; 4

 

   LOYALTY

         -Enjoined Ex 22:28; Nu 27:20; Ezr 6:10; 7:26; Job 34:18; Pr

         24:21; Ec 8:2; 10:4; Ro 13:1; Tit 3:1

 

         -Enforced Ezr 10:8; Pr 17:11

 

         -Disloyalty 2Pe 2:10

 

         -See [2608]PATRIOTISM

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .Israelites Jos 1:16-18; 2Sa 3:36,37; 15:23,30; 18:3; 21:17; 1Ch

         12:38

 

         .David 1Sa 24:6-10; 26:6-16; 2Sa 1:14

 

         .Uriah 2Sa 11:9

 

         .Ittai 2Sa 15:21

 

       .Hushai 2Sa 17:15,16

 

         .David’s soldiers 2Sa 18:12,13; 23:15,16

 

         .Joab 2Sa 19:5,6

 

         .Barzillai 2Sa 19:32

 

         .Jehoiada 2Ki 11:4-12

 

         .Mordecai Es 2:21-23

 

   LUBIMS

         -Inhabitants of northern Africa 2Ch 12:3; 16:8

 

         -The region they inhabited was called PHUT in Eze 27:10; Na 3:9

 

         -See [2609]PHUT

 

         -Called LIBYA Ac 2:10

 

   LUCAS

         -Fellow-laborer of Paul Phm 1:24

 

         -See [2610]LUKE

 

   LUCIFER

         -Nebuchadnezzar called by this name Isa 14:12

 

   LUCIUS

         -1. A Christian at Antioch Ac 13:1

 

         -2. A relative of Paul Ro 16:21

 

   LUD

         -A son of Shem Ge 10:22; 1Ch 1:17

 

   LUDIM

         -1. Son of Mizraim Ge 10:13; 1Ch 1:11

 

         -2. Descendants of Ludim Ge 10:13

 

         .Warriors Isa 66:19; Jer 46:9; Eze 27:10; 30:5

 

   LUHITH

         -A city of Moab Isa 15:5; Jer 48:5

 

   LUKE

         -(A disciple)

 

         -A physician Col 4:14

 

         -Wrote to Theophilus Lu 1:1-4; Ac 1:1,2

 

         -Accompanies Paul in his tour of Asia and Macedonia Ac 16:10-13;

         20:5,6

 

         -To Jerusalem Ac 21:1-18

 

         -To Rome Ac 27; 28; 2Ti 4:11; Phm 1:24

 

   LUKEWARMNESS

         -FIGURATIVE Jer 9:3; Eze 13:5; 16:30; Ho 6:4; 10:2; Hag

         1:2,4-11; 2:15,16; Mt 26:41; Re 2:4; 3:2,15,16

 

         .See [2611]BACKSLIDING

 

         .See [2612]BLINDNESS, SPIRITUAL

 

         -INSTANCES OF

 

         .The Reubenites, when Deborah called on them to assist Sisera

         Jud 5:16

 

         .The Jews under Nehemiah Ne 3:5; 13:11

 

         .A congregation at

 

         .Pergamos Re 2:14-16

 

         .Thyatira Re 2:20-24

 

         .Sardis Re 3:1-3

 

         .Laodicea Re 3:14-16

 

   LUNACY

         -See [2613]INSANITY

 

         -See [2614]DEMONS

 

   LUST

         -Evil desire Ge 3:6; Ex 20:17; Job 31:9-12; Ps 81:12; Pr

         6:24,25; Mt 5:28; Mr 4:19; Joh 8:44; 1Co 9:27; 10:6,7; Eph 4:22;

        1Ti 6:9; 2Ti 2:22; 4:3,4; Tit 2:12; Jas 1:14,15; 4:1-3; 1Pe

         2:11; 4:3; 2Pe 2:18; 3:3; 1Jo 2:16,17; Jude 1:16,18

 

         -See [2615]ADULTERY

 

         -See [2616]COVETOUSNESS

 

         -See [2617]INCEST

 

         -See [2618]LASCIVIOUSNESS

 

         -See [2619]SENSUALITY

 

         -See [2620]SODOMY

 

   LYCAONIA

         -(A province of Asia Minor)

 

         -Paul visits towns of Ac 14:6-21; 16:1,2

 

   LYCIA

         -A province of Asia Minor

 

         -Paul visits Ac 27:5

 

   LYDDA

         -Also called LOD -A city of the tribe of Benjamin 1Ch 8:12; Ezr

         2:33; Ne 11:35

 

         -Peter heals Aeneas in Ac 9:32-35

 

   LYDIA

         -1. A woman of Thyatira, who with her household was converted

         through the preaching of Paul Ac 16:14,15

 

         .Entertains Paul and Silas Ac 16:15,40

 

         -2. Incorrectly put for LUD Eze 30:5

 

   LYING

         -Lying spirit from God 1Ki 22:21-23; 2Ch 18:20-22

 

         -See [2621]FALSEHOOD

 

         -See [2622]HYPOCRISY

 

   LYSANIAS

         -A tetrarch Lu 3:1

 

   LYSIAS

         -Chief captain of Roman troops in Jerusalem Ac 24:7,22

 

         -See [2623]CLAUDIUS LYSIAS

 

   LYSTRA

         -One of two cities of Lycaonia, to which Paul and Barnabas fled

         from persecutions in Iconium Ac 14:6-23; 2Ti 3:11

 

         -Congregation of, elders ordained for, by Paul and Barnabas Ac

         14:23

 

         -Timothy a resident of Ac 16:1-4