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Feet, The


1. Necessary members of the body. 1Co 12:15,21.

2. Parts of, mentioned in scripture

a. Heel. Ps 41:9; 49:5; Ho 12:3.

b. Sole. De 11:24; 1Ki 5:3.

c. Toes. Ex 29:20; 2Sa 21:20; Da 2:41.

3. Often swift. 2Sa 2:18; 22:34.

4. Were liable to

a. Disease. 1Ki 15:23.

b. Swelling from walking. De 8:4.

c. Injury from stones, &c. Ps 91:12.

5. Early use of shoes. Ex 12:11.

6. Of women often adorned with tingling ornaments. Isa 3:16,18.

7. Of the Jews

a. Neglected in affliction. 2Sa 19:24; Eze 24:17.

b. Bare in affliction. 2Sa 15:30.

c. Washed frequently. 2Sa 11:8; Song 5:3.

8. Stamped on the ground in extreme joy or grief. Eze 6:11; 25:6.

9. Washing for others, a menial office. 1Sa 25:41; Joh 13:5-14.

10. Of strangers and travellers washed. Ge 18:4; 19:2; 24:32; 1Ti 5:10.

11. Neglect of washing, disrespectful to guest. Lu 7:44.

12. Respect exhibited by falling at. 1Sa 25:24; 2Ki 4:37; Es 8:3; Mr 5:22; Ac 10:25.

13. Reverence expressed by kissing. Lu 7:38,45.

14. Sleep expressed by covering. 1Sa 24:3.

15. Subjection expressed by licking the dust of. Isa 49:23.

16. Condemnation expressed by shaking the dust from. Mt 10:14; Mr 6:11.

17. Subjugation of enemies expressed by placing on their necks. Jos 10:24; Ps 110:1.

18. Origin of uncovering in consecrated places. Ex 3:5; Jos 5:15.

19. Of enemies often maimed and cut off. Jdj 1:6,7; 2Sa 4:12.

20. Of criminals

a. Bound with fetters. Ps 105:18.

b. Placed in stocks. Job 13:27; Ac 16:24.

21. Path of, to be pondered. Pr 4:26.

22. To be refrained from evil. Pr 1:15; Heb 12:13.

23. To be turned to God’s testimonies. Ps 119:59.

24. To be directed by God’s word. Ps 119:105.

25. To be guided by wisdom and discretion. Pr 3:21,23,26.

26. Of the wicked

a. Swift to mischief. Pr 6:18.

b. Swift to shed blood. Pr 1:16; Ro 3:15.

c. Ensnared. Job 18:8; Ps 9:15.

27. Of saints

a. At liberty. Ps 18:36; 31:8.

b. Kept by God. 1Sa 2:9; Ps 116:8.

c. Established by God. Ps 66:9; 121:3.

d. Guided by Christ. Isa 48:17; Lu 1:79.

28. Illustrative

a. (Set on a rock,) of stability. Ps 40:2.

b. (Set in a large place,) of liberty. Ps 31:8.

c. (Sliding,) of yielding to temptation. Job 12:5; Ps 17:5; 38:16; 94:18.

d. (Treading under,) of complete destruction. Isa 18:7; La 1:15.

e. (Washed or dipped in oil,) of abundance. De 33:24; Job 29:6.

f. (Dipped in blood,) of victory. Ps 68:23.