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Dog, The


1. Despised by the Jews. 2Sa 3:8.

2. Described as

a. Impatient of injury. Pr 26:17.

b. Unclean. Lu 16:21; 2Pe 2:22.

c. Carnivorous. 1Ki 14:11; 2Ki 9:35,36.

d. Fond of blood. 1Ki 21:19; 22:38.

e. Dangerous and destructive. Ps 22:16.

3. Infested cities by night. Ps 59:14,15.

4. Nothing holy to be given to. Mt 7:6; 15:26.

5. Things torn by beasts given to. Ex 22:31.

6. Sacrificing of, an abomination. Isa 66:3.

7. Price of, not to be consecrated. De 23:18.

8. When domesticated

a. Employed in watching flocks. Job 30:1.

b. Fed with the crumbs, &c. Mt 15:27.

9. Manner of, in drinking alluded to. Jdj 7:5.

10. Illustrative

a. Of Gentiles. Mt 15:22,26.

b. Of covetous ministers. Isa 56:11.

c. Of fools. Pr 26:11.

d. Of apostates. 2Pe 2:22.

e. Of persecutors. Ps 22:16,20.

f. Of obstinate sinners. Mt 7:6; Re 22:15.

g. Of false teachers. Php 3:2.

h. (Dumb,) of unfaithful ministers. Isa 56:10.

i. (Dead,) of the mean. 1Sa 24:14; 2Sa 9:8.