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Fire


1. Can be increased in intensity. Da 3:19,22.

2. Though small, kindles a great matter. Jas 3:5.

3. Things connected with

a. Burning coals. Pr 26:21.

b. Flame. Song 8:6; Isa 66:15.

c. Sparks. Job 18:5; Isa 1:31.

d. Ashes. 1Ki 13:3; 2Pe 2:6.

e. Smoke. Isa 34:10; Joe 2:30.

4. Kept alive by fuel. Pr 26:20; Isa 9:5.

5. Characterised as

a. Bright. Eze 1:13.

b. Spreading. Jas 3:5.

c. Enlightening. Ps 78:14; 105:39.

d. Heating. Mr 14:54.

e. Melting. Ps 68:2; Isa 64:2.

f. Purifying. Nu 31:23; 1Pe 1:7; Re 3:18.

g. Drying. Job 15:30; Joe 1:20.

h. Consuming. Jdj 15:4,5; Ps 46:9; Isa 10:16,17.

i. Insatiable. Pr 30:16.

6. Sacred

a. Came from before the Lord. Le 9:24.

b. Always burning on the altar. Le 6:13.

c. All burn offerings consumed by. Le 6:9,12.

d. Incense burned with. Le 16:12; Nu 16:46.

e. Guilt of burning incense without. Le 10:1.

f. Restored to the temple. 2Ch 7:1-3.

7. Frequently employed as an instrument of divine vengeance. Ps 97:3; Isa 47:14; 66:16.

8. Miraculous

a. In the burning bush. Ex 3:2.

b. Plagued the Egyptians. Ex 9:23,24.

c. Led the people of Israel in the desert. Ex 13:22; 40:38.

d. On Mount Sinai at giving of law. De 4:11,37.

e. Destroyed Nadab and Abihu. Le 10:2.

f. Destroyed the people at Taberah. Nu 11:1.

g. Consumed the company of Korah. Nu 16:35.

h. Consumed the sacrifice of Gideon. Jdj 6:21.

i. Angel ascended in. Jdj 13:20.

j. Consumed the sacrifice of Elijah. 1Ki 18:38.

k. Destroyed the enemies of Elijah. 2Ki 1:10,12.

l. Elijah taken up in a chariot of. 2Ki 2:11.

9. God appeared in. Ex 3:2; 19:18.

10. Christ shall appear in. Da 7:10; 2Th 1:8.

11. Punishment of the wicked shall be in. Mt 13:42; 25:41.

12. In houses

a. Lighted in the winter. Jer 36:22.

b. Lighted in spring mornings. Joh 18:18.

c. Not to be lighted on the Sabbath. Ex 35:3.

d. Made of charcoal. Joh 18:18.

e. Made of wood. Ac 28:3.

13. Injury from, to be made good by the person who kindled it. Ex 22:6.

14. Illustrative of

a. God’s protection. Nu 9:16; Zec 2:5.

b. God’s vengeance. De 4:24; Heb 12:29.

c. Christ as judge. Isa 10:17; Mal 3:2.

d. The Holy Spirit. Isa 4:4; Ac 2:3.

e. The church destroying her enemies. Ob 1:18.

f. The word of God. Jer 5:14; 23:29.

g. Zeal of saints. Ps 39:3; 119:139.

h. Zeal of angels. Ps 104:4; Heb 1:7.

i. God’s enemies. Isa 10:17; Ob 1:18.

j. Lust. Pr 6:27,28.

k. Wickedness. Isa 9:18.

l. The tongue. Pr 16:27; Jas 3:6.

m. The self-righteous. Isa 65:5.

n. The hope of hypocrites. Isa 50:11.

o. Persecution. Lu 12:49-53.

p. Affliction. Isa 43:2.

q. Judgments. Jer 48:45; La 1:13; Eze 39:6.