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Diseases


1. Often sent as punishment. De 28:21; Joh 5:14.

2. Often brought from other countries. De 7:15.

3. Often through Satan. 1Sa 16:14-16; Job 2:7.

4. Regarded as visitations. Job 2:7-10; Ps 38:2,7.

5. Intemperance a cause of. Ho 7:5.

6. Sins of youth a cause of. Job 20:11.

7. Over-excitement a cause of. Da 8:27.

8. Were many and divers. Mt 4:24.

9. Mentioned in scripture

a. Ague. Le 26:16.

b. Abscess. 2Ki 20:7.

c. Atrophy. Job 16:8; 19:20.

d. Blindness. Job 29:15; Mt 9:27.

e. Boils and blains. Ex 9:10.

f. Consumption. Le 26:16; De 28:22.

g. Demoniacal possession. Mt 15:22; Mr 5:15.

h. Deafness. Ps 38:13; Mr 7:32.

i. Debility. Ps 102:23; Eze 7:17.

j. Dropsy. Lu 14:2.

k. Dumbness. Pr 31:8; Mt 9:32.

l. Dysentery. 2Ch 21:12-19; Ac 28:8.

m. Emerods. De 28:27; 1Sa 5:6,12.

n. Fever. De 28:22; Mt 8:14.

o. Impediment speech. Mr 7:32.

p. Itch. De 28:27.

q. Inflammation. De 28:22.

r. Issue of blood. Mt 9:20.

s. Lameness. 2Sa 4:4; 2Ch 16:12.

t. Leprosy. Le 13:2; 2Ki 5:1.

u. Loss of appetite. Job 33:20; Ps 107:18.

v. Lunacy. Mt 4:24; 17:15.

w. Melancholy. 1Sa 16:14.

x. Palsy. Mt 8:6; 9:2.

y. Plague. Nu 11:33; 2Sa 24:15,21,25.

z. Scab. De 28:27.

A. Sunstroke. 2Ki 4:18-20; Isa 49:10.

B. Ulcers. Isa 1:6; Lu 16:20.

C. Worms. Ac 12:23.

10. Children subject to. 2Sa 12:15; 1Ki 17:17.

11. Frequently

a. Loathsome. Ps 38:7; 41:8.

b. Painful. 2Ch 21:15; Job 33:19.

c. Tedious. De 28:59; Joh 5:5; Lu 13:16.

d. Complicated. De 28:60,61; Ac 28:8.

e. Incurable. 2Ch 21:18; Jer 14:19.

12. Physicians undertook the cure of. Jer 8:22; Mt 9:12; Lu 4:23.

13. Medicine used for curing. Pr 17:22; Isa 1:6.

14. Art of curing, defective. Job 13:4; Mr 5:26.

15. God often entreated to cure. 2Sa 12:16; 2Ki 20:1-3; Ps 6:2; Jas 5:14.

16. Not looking to God in, condemned. 2Ch 16:12.

17. Those afflicted with

a. Anointed. Mr 6:13; Jas 5:14.

b. Often laid in the streets to receive advice from passers by. Mr 6:56; Ac 5:15.

c. Often divinely supported. Ps 41:3.

d. Often divinely cured. 2Ki 20:5; Jas 5:15.

18. Illustrative of sin. Isa 1:5.