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Torrey's Topical Textbook

Water

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  • One of the elements of the world
    Genesis 1:2

  • GOD ORIGINALLY
    • Created the firmament to divide
      Genesis 1:6,7
    • Collected into one place
      Genesis 1:9
    • Created fowls and fishes, &c from
      Genesis 1:20,21

  • Necessary to vegetation
    Genesis 2:5,6 ; Job 14:9 ; Isaiah 1:30

  • Some plants particularly require
    Job 8:11

  • Necessary to the comfort and happiness of man
    Isaiah 41:17 ; Zechariah 9:11

  • COLLECTED IN
    • Springs
      Joshua 15:19
    • Pools
      1 Kings 22:38 ; Nehemiah 2:14
    • Ponds
      Exodus 7:19 ; Isaiah 19:10
    • Fountains
      1 Kings 18:5 ; 2 Chronicles 32:3
    • Wells
      Genesis 21:19
    • Brooks
      2 Samuel 17:20 ; 1 Kings 18:5
    • Streams
      Psalm 78:16 ; Isaiah 35:6
    • Rivers
      Isaiah 8:7 ; Jeremiah 2:18
    • The sea
      Genesis 1:9,10 ; Isaiah 11:9
    • The clouds
      Genesis 1:7 ; Job 26:8,9

  • Rises in vapour to the clouds
    Ecclesiastes 1:7 ; Psalm 104:8

  • Drops from the clouds in rain
    Deuteronomy 11:11 ; 2 Samuel 21:10

  • DESCRIBED AS
    • Fluid
      Psalm 78:16 ; Proverbs 30:4
    • Unstable
      Genesis 49:4
    • Penetrating
      Psalm 109:18
    • Reflecting images
      Proverbs 27:9
    • Wearing the hardest substances
      Job 14:19
    • Cleansing
      Ezekiel 36:25 ; Ephesians 5:26
    • Refreshing
      Job 22:7 ; Proverbs 25:25

  • Congealed by cold
    Job 38:29 ; Psalm 147:16,17

  • WAS USED BY JEWS
    • As their principal beverage
      Genesis 24:43 ; 1 Kings 13:19,22 ; 18:4 ; Hosea 2:5
    • For culinary purposes
      Exodus 12:9
    • For washing the person
      Genesis 18:4 ; 24:32
    • For legal purification
      Exodus 29:4 ; Hebrews 9:10,19

  • Kept for purification in large waterpots
    John 2:6

  • Carried in vessels
    Genesis 21:14 ; 1 Samuel 26:11 ; Mark 14:13

  • Artificial mode of conveying, into large cities
    2 Kings 20:20

  • Frequently brackish and unfit for use
    Exodus 15:23 ; 2 Kings 2:19

  • The want of, considered a great calamity
    Exodus 17:1-3 ; Numbers 20:2 ; 2 Kings 3:9,10 ; Isaiah 3:1

  • In times of scarcity, sold at an enormous price
    Lamentations 5:4

  • MIRACLES CONNECTED WITH
    • Turned into blood
      Exodus 7:17,20
    • Turned into wine
      John 2:7-9
    • Brought from the rock
      Exodus 17:6 ; Numbers 20:11
    • Brought from the jaw-bone of an ass
      Judges 15:19
    • Consumed by fire from heaven
      1 Kings 18:38
    • Divided and made to stand on heap
      Exodus 14:21,22 ; Joshua 3:16
    • Trenches filled with
      2 Kings 3:17-22
    • Iron made to swim in
      2 Kings 6:5,6
    • Our Lord, &c walking on
      Matthew 14:26-29
    • Healing powers communicated to
      2 Kings 5:14 ; John 5:4 ; 9:7

  • The world and its inhabitants once destroyed by
    Genesis 7:20-23 ; 2 Peter 3:6

  • The world not to be again destroyed by
    Genesis 9:8-15 ; 2 Peter 3:7

  • ILLUSTRATIVE
    • Of the support of God
      Isaiah 8:6
    • Of the gifts and graces of the Holy Spirit
      Isaiah 41:17,18 ; 44:3 ; Ezekiel 36:25 ; John 7:38,39
    • Of persecutors
      Psalm 124:4,5
    • Of persecutions
      Psalm 88:17
    • Of hostile armies
      Isaiah 8:7 ; 17:13
    • (Still,) of the ordinances of the gospel
      Psalm 23:2
    • (Deep,) of severe affliction
      Psalm 66:12 ; 69:1 ; Isaiah 30:20 ; 43:2
    • (Deep,) of counsel in the heart
      Proverbs 20:5
    • (Deep,) of the words of the wise
      Proverbs 18:4
    • (Poured out,) of the wrath of God
      Hosea 5:10
    • (Poured out,) of faintness by terror
      Psalm 22:14
    • (Pouring, out of buckets,) of a numerous progeny
      Numbers 24:7
    • (Spilled on the ground,) of death
      2 Samuel 14:14
    • (Its instability,) of a wavering disposition
      Genesis 49:4
    • (Its weakness,) of faintness and cowardice
      Joshua 7:5 ; Ezekiel 7:17
    • (Difficulty of stopping,) of strife and contention
      Proverbs 17:14
    • (Rapidly flowing away,) of the career of the wicked
      Job 24:18 ; Psalm 58:7
    • (Many,) of different nations and people
      Revelation 17:1,15 ; Jeremiah 51:13
    • (Many,) of a variety of afflictions
      2 Samuel 22:17
    • (Noise of many,) of the word of Christ
      Revelation 1:15
    • (Covering the sea,) of the general diffusion of the Knowledge of God
      Isaiah 11:9 ; Habakkuk 2:14

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Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Water'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/ttt/w/water.html. 1897.

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