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See Numb. xi. 23. Deut. xxxiii. 27. Ps. xliv. 3.-Ixxvii. 10, 14.lxxviii. 54.-lxxx. 15.-cxviii. 23. Isa. li. 9, 11. Jer. 1. 34.
LXXIV. God's power towards the righteous. 2 Chron. xvi. 9. The eyes of the Lord run to and fro through the whole earth, to shew himself strong in behalf of those whose heart is perfect toward him.
Hand. 2 Chron. xxix. 12. Both riches and honour come of thee, and thou reignest over all, and in thine hand is power and might, and in thine hand it is to make great, and to give strength unto all. Ch. xxv. 9.
Ezra viii. 22. The hand of our God is upon all them for good that seek him, but his power and wrath is against all them that forsake him. Ver. 31.
Ps. xvii. 7. Thou savest by thy right hand them that put their trust in thee. Ps. xviii. 35.-xxxvii. 24. Dan. iii. 17.
xx. 6. He will hear with the strength of his right hand. Ps. Ix. 5. xxxi. 5. Into thine hand I commit my spirit. Luke xxiii. 46. Ver. 15. My times are in thine hand.
Ixiii. 8. Thy right hand upholdeth me. Ps. cviii. 6.
1xxx. 17, Let thy hand be upon the man of thy right hand. Ps. lxxxix. 21.
Isa. i. 25. The Lord saith I will turn mine hand upon thee, and purely purge away thy dross, and take away all thy tin. See ver. 22.
LXXV. God's power in spiritual blessings to his people. Ps. xcv. 7. We are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. Ps. cxxxviii. 8. Isa. xix. 25.-xxix. 23.-xlv. 11.-ix. 21.-lxiv. 8, Jer. xviii. 6. compare Matt. iii. 9. and Rom. xi. 23.
cx. 3. Thy people shall be willing in a day of thy power. 2 Chr.
Ixiii. 1, 2. My soul thirsteth for thee to see thy power and thy glory, as I have seen thee in the sanctuary. Ps. xcvi. 6. 1 Chr. xvi. 27. Eph. i. 19. The exceeding greatness of his power to us-ward who believe. 2 Cor. vi. 7. Eph. iii. 7.
iii. 20. He is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think. 2 Pet. i. 3. His divine power hath given to us all things that pertain to life and godliness.
John x. 29. None is able to pluck his people out of his hand. 2 Tim. i. 12. He is able to keep that committed unto him. Rom. xvi. 25. To him that is of power to stablish you, be glory for ever amen. Ch. xiv. 4.
2 Cor. ix. 8. God is able to make all grace abound toward you. Acts xx. 32. i recommend you to God, and to the word of his grace, which is able to build you up, and to give you an inheritance among all them which are sanctified.
Jude Ver. 24. He is able to keep you from falling, and to present you faultless before the presence of his glory, with exceeding joy.
1 Pet. i. 5. We are kept by the power of God, through faith unto salvation.
Duty. Eph. vi. 10. Be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might.
LXXVI. God's power against the wicked. Ezra viii. 22. God's power and his wrath is against all them that forsake him. Nah. i. §.
Ezra ix. 11. Who knoweth the power of thine anger. Heb. x. 31, It is a fearful thing to fall into the hands of the living God.
Nah. i. 3. The Lord is slow to anger, and great in power, and will not at all acquit the wicked.
2 Thess. i. 9. The wicked shall be punished with everlasting destruction from the presence of the Lord, and from the glory of his power. See Ps. lix. 11.-lxvi. 3. Rom. ix. 17.
Almighty. Job xxi. 10. The eyes of the wicked shall see his destruction, and he shall drink of the wrath of the Almighty. Ch. xxvii. 13, &c.
Job xl. 2. Shall he that contendeth with the Almighty instruct him, he that hath reproved God let him answer it.
Isa. xiii. 6. The day of the Lord shall come as a destruction from the Almighty. Joe' i. 15.-ii. 11.
Might. Ps. xxiv. 8. The Lord strong and mighty in battle. Isa. i. 24. Thus saith the Lord, the mighty one of Israel, I will ease me of mine adversaries, and avenge me of mine enemies.
Jer. xvi. 21. I will cause them to know my hand and my might, and they shall know that my name is the Lord.
Strength. Jer. xxi. 5. I will fight against you with an outstretched. hand, and with a strong arm, even with anger and fury, and in great wrath.
Rev. xviii. 8. Strong is the Lord who judges Babylon.
Hand. Exod. ix. 3. To Pharaoh Moses said, the hand of the Lord is upon the cattle, upon the horses, the asses, the camels, the oxen, and the sheep.
Exod. ix. 15. I will stretch out mine hand that I may smite thee, and thy people with pestilence. Ch. iii. 20.
Ver. 16. For this cause have I raised thee up to shew in thee my power.
Exod. xv. 16. Fear and dread shall fall upon them, by the greatness of thine arm. Ch. vii. 5.
Deut. ii. 15. The hand of the Lord was against those that murmured, to destroy them until they were consumed.
xxxii. 20, to 44. How should one chase a thousand, and two put ten thousand to flight, except their Rock had sold them, and the Lord had shut them up?
Judg. ii. 15. Whithersoever they went out, the hand of the Lord was against them for evil. 1 Sam. v. 9.-vi. 3.-vii. 13.
xii 5. If ye rebel against the commandment of the Lord, then shall the hand of the Lord be against you.
Job x. 7. There is none that can deliver out of thine hand. Ps. 1. 22. Hos. ii. 10.
Job xxvii. 22. God shall cast upon the wicked man, and shall not spare, he would fain flee out of his hand.
Ps. xxi. 8. Thine hand shall find out thine enemies. Ps. xcviii. 1. -cxviii. 5.
lxvi. 5. The Lord is terrible in his doing, to the children of men. Ver. 3.
Ps. lxxv. 8. In the hand of the Lord there is a cup, and the wine is red: it is full of mixture, and he poureth out the same: but the
dregs thereof all the wicked of the earth shall wring them out, and drink them. Jer. xxv. 15, 17.-li. 7. Hab. ii. 16.
cvi. 26. He lifted up his hand against them, and overthrew them in the wilderness. Ezek. xx. 22, 24, 33. Ch. xxii. 13, 14, 15. Isa. x. 32. He shall stretch his hand against the mount of the daughter of Zion. Ch. xix. 16. Ch. xxv. 11. Jer. vi. 12, 16.-xv. 6.
xxxi. 3. When the Lord shall stretch out his hand, both he that helpeth, and he that is helped, shall fall together.
1. 11. This shall ye have of mine hand, ye shall lie down in sorrow. lii. 10. The Lord hath made bare his holy arm in the sight of all nations.
Ezek. xiv. 13. When the land sinneth against me by trespassing grievously, then will I stretch out mine hand upon it, and I will break the staff of the bread thereof, and I will send a famine upon it, and cut off man and beast from it. Ch. vi. 14.
xxv. 7. I will stretch mine hand upon thee, and will deliver thee for a spoil to the heathen. Ch. xiii. 16 xxxv. 3.
Amos ix. 2. Thou they dig to hell, thence shall mine hand take them.
Zeph. i. 4. I will stretch mine hand upon Judah. Ch. ii. 13.
Acts xiii. 11. The hand of the Lord is upon thee, and thou shalt be blind for a season.
LXXVII. Sins against the power of God. Ps. xxviii. 5. Because they regard not the works of the Lord, nor the operation of his hands, he shall destroy them and not build them up.
Isa. v. 12. They regarded not the work of the Lord, neither considered the operation of his hands. Ch. xxvi. 11.—liii. 1.—lxv. 2.
v. 25. His anger is not turned away, but his hand is stretched out still. Ch. ix. 12, 17, 21.—x. 4.—xiv. 27.
Matt. xxii. 29. Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power of God.
Duties resulting from or founded upon the doctrine of God's power. Isa. xxxiii. 13. Ye that are near, acknowledge my might.
Ps. xviii. 1. I will love thee, O Lord, my strength. See love to God. Luke xii. 5. Fear him, who after he hath killed, hath power to cast into hell. See fear of God.
Isa. xxvi. 4. Trust in the Lord for ever, for in the Lord Jehovah is everlasting strength. See trust in God.
1 Chron. xvi. 11. Seek the Lord and his strength. Ps. cv. 4. See, Seek God.
Ps. xxi. 1. The king shail joy in thy strength. See joy in God. Ps. lix. 17. To thee, O my strength, will I sing. See praising God. lxviii. 34. Ascribe ye strength unto the Lord.
xcvi. 7. Give unto the Lord, glory and strength.
cxlv. 6. Men shall speak of the glory of thine acts. Ver. 11. cl. 1. Praise the Lord in the firmament of his power.
Jude ver. 25. To the only wise God our Saviour, be glory and majesty, dominion and power, both now and ever, amen.
Rev. iv. 11. Thou art worthy O Lord, to receive glory and honour, and power, for thou hast created all things, and for thy pleasure they arc, and were created. Sea Ch. v. 13. vii. 12.-xix. 1.
OLD TESTAMENT MIRACLES.
As miracles may be considered as uncommon effects, produced by the interposal and exertion of divine power, it is thought proper to give the following miracles a place under this article. See Miracles, Ch. 4th. Sect. 50 to 58.
LXXVIII. 1. Miracles, affecting nations, and particular persons. Gen. 7th and 8th chapters. The flood with all its circumstances, the design thereof, 2 Pet. ii. 5. To destroy the ungodly.
Gen. x. 1. The birth of Isaac. Ch. xxi. 2.
xxi. 13. He is miraculously delivered from death.
xix. 24. The destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah, &c. Deut. xxix. 23. Isa. xiii. 19. Jer. xlix. 18.-1. 4.
Exod. iii. 2. An angel appears to Moses in a flame of fire, in a bush. iv. 3. Moses's rod is changed into a serpent.
Ver. 4. His hand becomes leprous and is restored.
vii. 10. Aaron's rod is turned into a serpent before Pharaoh.
Ver. 12. It swallows up the Magicians' rods, turned into serpents
Ver. 20. The waters of Egypt are turned into blood.
viii. 6. The plague of frogs.
Ver. 31. Israel leaves Egypt.
xiii. 21. Is guided by a pillar of a cloud and fire.
xiv. 20. The pillar is dark toward the Egyptians, and bright to ward the Israelites.
Ver. 21 The sea is divided.
Ver. 22. Israel pass th through safely.
Ver. 26. The sea returns and overwhelms the Egyptians.
2. These miracles wrought by the power of God. Exod. iii. 20. I will smite Egypt with all my wonders. Ch. iv. 9, 17, 28.-vii. 3.xi. 9.-Deut. vi. 22,-vii. 19.-xxvi. 8-xxxiv. 11.
Neh. ix. 10. Thou shewest wonders on Pharoah. Jer. xxxii. 20, 21. 3. The design of these miracles. Exod. vi. 6, 7. I will redeem you with great judgments, and ye shall know that I am the Lord your God.
vii. v. The Egyptians shall know that I am the Lord, when I stretch forth mine hand upon Egypt.
Ver. 17. Ch. xiv. 4, 18. The waters turned into blood, in this thou shalt know that I am the Lord.
viii. 10. By the plague of frogs, that thou mayest know that there is none like unto the Lord our God. Ch. ix. 14.
Ver. 17. Of the plague of lice. The magicians said, it is the finger of God.
Ver. 22. No swarms of flies shall be in the land of Goshen, to the end thou mayest know, that I am the Lord in the midst of the earth.
Exod. ix. 16. For this cause have I raised thee up, that my name may be known in all the earth.
Ver. 27. At the plague of hail, Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron, and said unto them, I have sinned this time, the Lord is righteous, I and my people are wicked.
Ver. 28. Intreat the Lord for me, and I will let you go.
Ver. 29. Moses said, I will spread abroad my hands unto the Lord, and the thunder shall cease, neither shall there be any more hail, that thou mayest know that the earth is the Lord's.
Exod. x. 16. At the plague of locusts, Pharaoh called for Moses and Aaron, and said, I have sinned against the Lord your God.
Ver. 17. Intreat the Lord your God, that he may take away this death only from me.
Ver. 24. At the plague of darkness, Pharaoh said to Moses, go serve the Lord your God, only let your flocks and your herds be stayed, let your little ones go with you.
xi. 7. Against any of the children of Israel, shall not a dog move his tongue against man or beast, that ye may know, how that the Lord doth put a difference between the Egyptians and Israel.
Exod. xiv. 4, 17. Concerning the overthrow of Pharaoh and his army. God said, I will get me honour upon Pharaoh, and upon all his host.
Ver. 18. The Egyptians shall know that I am the Lord, when I have gotten me honour upon Pharaoh, upon his chariots, and upon his horsemen.
xii. 31. Upon the death of the first-born of Egypt. Pharaoh said, ake your flocks, and your herds, and be gone, and bless me also.
4. After the overthrow of Pharaoh. Exod. xiv. 31. Israel saw that great work which the Lord did upon the Egyptians, and the people feared the Lord, and believed the Lord.
xv. 1. They sang this song to the Lord, saying, I will sing unto the Lord, for he hath triumphed gloriously, the horse and the rider hath he thrown into the sea, &c.
xxix. 46. Israel shall know that I am the Lord their God, which brought them out of the land of Egypt.
5. Miracles in the wilderness and the borders thereof. Exod. xvi. 12, 13. Quails and manna sent for food. Num. xi. 31.
xvii. 6. Water brought from a rock, for drink. Num. xx. 11. Deut. xxix. 5, 6. Israelites clothes waxed not old, &c. that ye might know that I am the Lord thy God.
Exod. xix. 16. Thunders and lightenings and a thick cloud appear upon Mount Sinai, and the voice of a trumpet exceeding loud is eard, so that all the people trembled. Ch. xx. 18.
xx. 1. The law is delivered. Ver. 22. The Lord talked with them from heaven.
xxiv. 18. Moses tarries forty days on the mount.
xxxiv. 28. Moses fasts forty days.
Ver. 29. His face shines so that the Israelites could not look upon it. Lev. ix. 24. Fire from the Lord consumes the burnt offering.
x. 2. Fire from the Lord consumes Nadab and Abihu, for offering with strange fire unto the Lord.
Numb. xiv. 37. Men who brought an evil report, dié by the plague.