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Torrey's Topical Textbook
Form and appearance of
Animated by the Spirit of God
Engaged in accomplishing the purposes of God
Eze 1:15,21; 10:9-11,16,17.
The glory of God exhibited upon
Eze 1:22,26-28; 10:4,18,20.
Sound of their wings was as the voice of God
Eze 1:24; 10:5.
Placed at the entrance of Eden
Called the cherubim of glory
Representations of, made on the
Riding on, illustrative of majesty and power of God
2Sa 22:11; Ps 18:10.
Christ was an example to
Lu 2:51; Joh 19:26,27.
Are a gift from God
Ge 33:5; Ps 127:3.
Are capable of glorifying God
Ps 8:2; 148:12,13; Mt 21:15,16.
An heritage from the Lord
Ps 113:9; 127:3.
Not to have
Anxiety of the Jews for
Ge 30:1; 1Sa 1:5,8.
Often prayed for
1Sa 1:10,11; Lu 1:13.
Often given in answer to prayer
Ge 25:21; 1Sa 1:27; Lu 1:13.
Treatment of, after birth, noticed
Mostly nursed by the mothers
1Sa 1:22; 1Ki 3:21; Ps 22:9; Song 8:1.
Weaning of, a time of joy and feasting
Ge 21:8; 1Sa 1:24.
Circumcised on the eighth day
Named at circumcision
Lu 1:59; 2:21.
Fondness and care of mothers for
Ex 2:2-10; 1Sa 2:19; 1Ki 3:27; Isa 49:15; 1Th 2:7,8.
Of God's people, holy
Ezr 9:2; 1Co 7:14.
Of God's people, interested in the promises
De 29:29; Ac 2:39.
Prosperity of, greatly depended on obedience of parents
De 4:40; 12:25,28; Ps 128:1-3.
Frequently bore the curse of parents
Ex 20:5; Ps 109:9,10.
Mode of giving public instruction to
Lu 2:46; Ac 22:3.
Power of parents over, during the patriarchal age
Ge 9:24,25; 21:14; 38:24.
Often wicked and rebellious
Rebellious, punished by the civil power
Ex 21:15-17; De 21:18-21.
Sometimes devoted their property to avoid supporting parents
Mt 15:5; Mr 7:11,12.
Could demand their portion during father's life
Zec 8:5; Mt 11:16,17.
Casting out of weak, &c alluded to
Inhuman practice of offering to idols
2Ki 17:31; 2Ch 28:3; 33:6.
Destruction of, a punishment
Le 26:22; Eze 9:6; Lu 19:44.
Grief occasioned by loss of
Ge 37:35; 44:27-29; 2Sa 13:37; Jer 6:26; 31:15.
Resignation manifested at loss of
Le 10:19,20; 2Sa 12:18-23; Job 1:19-21.