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Torrey's Topical Textbook

Rivers

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  • Source of
    Job 28:10 ; Psalm 104:8,10

  • Enclosed within banks
    Daniel 12:5

  • Flow through valleys
    Psalm 104:8,10

  • SOME OF
    • Great and mighty
      Genesis 15:18 ; Psalm 74:15
    • Deep
      Ezekiel 47:5 ; Zechariah 10:11
    • Broad
      Isaiah 33:21
    • Rapid
      Judges 5:21
    • Parted into many streams
      Genesis 2:10 ; Isaiah 11:5

  • Run into the sea
    Ecclesiastes 1:7 ; Ezekiel 47:8

  • God's power over, unlimited
    Isaiah 50:2 ; Nahum 1:4

  • USEFUL FOR
    • Supplying drink to the people
      Jeremiah 2:18
    • Commerce
      Isaiah 23:3
    • Promoting vegetation
      Genesis 2:10
    • Bathing
      Exodus 2:5

  • Baptism often performed in
    Matthew 3:6

  • Of Canaan abounded with fish
    Leviticus 11:9,10

  • BANKS OF
    • Covered with flags
      Exodus 2:3,5
    • Planted with trees
      Ezekiel 47:7
    • Frequented by doves
      Song of Solomon 5:12
    • Frequented by wild beasts
      Jeremiah 49:19
    • Places of common resort
      Psalm 137:1
    • Frequently overflowed
      Joshua 3:15 ; 1 Chronicles 12:15
    • Peculiarly fruitful
      Psalm 1:3 ; Isaiah 32:20

  • Gardens often made beside
    Numbers 24:6

  • Cities often built beside
    Psalm 46:4 ; 137:1

  • Often the boundaries of kingdoms
    Joshua 22:25 ; 1 Kings 4:24

  • MENTIONED IN SCRIPTURE
    • Of Eden
      Genesis 2:10
    • Of Jotbath
      Deuteronomy 10:7
    • Of Ethiopia
      Isaiah 18:1
    • Of Babylon
      Psalm 137:1
    • Of Egypt
      Genesis 15:18
    • Of Damascus
      2 Kings 5:12
    • Of Ahava
      Ezra 8:15
    • Of Judah
      Joel 3:18
    • Of Philippi
      Acts 16:13
    • Abana
      2 Kings 5:12
    • Arnon
      Deuteronomy 2:36 ; Joshua 12:1
    • Chebar
      Ezekiel 1:1,3 ; 10:15,20
    • Euphrates
      Genesis 2:14
    • Gihon
      Genesis 2:13
    • Gozan
      2 Kings 17:6 ; 1 Chronicles 5:26
    • Hiddekel
      Genesis 2:14
    • Jabbok
      Deuteronomy 2:37 ; Joshua 12:2
    • Jordan
      Joshua 3:8 ; 2 Kings 5:10
    • Kanah
      Joshua 16:8
    • Kishon
      Judges 5:21
    • Pharpar
      2 Kings 5:12
    • Pison
      Genesis 2:11
    • Ulai
      Daniel 8:16

  • Many, fordable in some places
    Genesis 32:22 ; Joshua 2:7 ; Isaiah 16:2

  • ILLUSTRATIVE
    • Of the abundance of grace in Christ
      Isaiah 32:2 ; John 1:16
    • Of the gifts and graces of the Holy Spirit
      Psalm 46:4 ; Isaiah 41:18 ; 43:19,20 ; John 7:38,39
    • Of heavy afflictions
      Psalm 69:2 ; Isaiah 43:2
    • Of abundance
      Job 20:17 ; 29:6
    • Of people flying from judgments
      Isaiah 23:10
    • (Steady course of,) of peace of saints
      Isaiah 66:12
    • (Fruitfulness of trees planted by,) of the permanent Prosperity of saints
      Psalm 1:3 ; Jeremiah 17:8
    • (Drying up of,) of God's judgments
      Isaiah 19:1-8 ; Jeremiah 51:36 ; Nahum 1:4 ; Zechariah 10:11
    • (Overflowing of,) of God's judgments
      Isaiah 8:7,8 ; 28:2,18 ; Jeremiah 47:2

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Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Rivers'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/ttt/r/rivers.html. 1897.

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