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Torrey's Topical Textbook
One of the elements of the world
Necessary to vegetation
Ge 2:5,6; Job 14:9; Isa 1:30.
Some plants particularly require
Necessary to the comfort and happiness of man
Isa 41:17; Zec 9:11.
Rises in vapour to the clouds
Ec 1:7; Ps 104:8.
Drops from the clouds in rain
De 11:11; 2Sa 21:10.
Congealed by cold
Job 38:29; Ps 147:16,17.
Was used by Jews
Kept for purification in large waterpots
Carried in vessels
Ge 21:14; 1Sa 26:11; Mr 14:13.
Artificial mode of conveying, into large cities
Frequently brackish and unfit for use
Ex 15:23; 2Ki 2:19.
The want of, considered a great calamity
Ex 17:1-3; Nu 20:2; 2Ki 3:9,10; Isa 3:1.
In times of scarcity, sold at an enormous price
Miracles connected with
The world and its inhabitants once destroyed by
Ge 7:20-23; 2Pe 3:6.
The world not to be again destroyed by
Ge 9:8-15; 2Pe 3:7.
Of the support of God.
Of the gifts and graces of the Holy Spirit.
Isa 41:17,18; 44:3; Eze 36:25; Joh 7:38,39.
Of hostile armies.
Isa 8:7; 17:13.
(Still,) of the ordinances of the gospel.
(Deep,) of severe affliction.
Ps 66:12; 69:1; Isa 30:20; 43:2.
(Deep,) of counsel in the heart.
(Deep,) of the words of the wise of the wise.
(Poured out,) of the wrath of God.
(Poured out,) of faintness by terror.
(Pouring, out of buckets,) of a numerous progeny.
(Spilled on the ground,) of death.
(Its instability,) of a wavering disposition.
(Its weakness,) of faintness and cowardice.
Jos 7:5; Eze 7:17.
(Difficulty of stopping,) of strife and contention.
(Rapidly flowing away,) of the career of the wicked.
Job 24:18; Ps 58:7.
(Many,) of different nations and people.
Re 17:1,15; Jer 51:13.
(Many,) of a variety of afflictions.
(Noise of many,) of the word of Christ.
(Covering the sea,) of the general diffusion of the knowledge of God.
Isa 11:9; Hab 2:14.
Placed in the hand of the priest and waved before the Lord
Ex 29:24; Le 8:27.
The fat, right shoulder, &c of the priest's consecration ram.
Of the fat, &c of the consecration ram burnt on the altar
Ex 29:22,23; Le 8:25,26.
The breast of the priest's consecration ram.
Ex 29:26; Le 8:29.
The breast of all peace offerings.
Le 7:30; 9:18,21; 6:17,20.
Left shoulder, of Nazarite's peace offering.
The first fruits of barely harvest.
The first fruits of wheaten bread.
The Jealousy offering.
The leper's trespass offering.
Ex 29:25; Le 8:28.
Was given to the priest as his due
Ex 29:26-28; Le 7:31,34; 8:29; 10:15; 23:20; Nu 18:11.
Was to be eaten in a holy place by the priest's family