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Fishes


1. Created by God. Ge 1:20,21; Ex 20:11.

2. Made for God’s glory. Job 12:8,9; Ps 69:34.

3. Inhabit

a. Seas. Nu 11:22; Eze 47:10.

b. Rivers. Ex 7:18; Eze 29:5.

c. Ponds. Song 7:4; Isa 19:10.

4. Number and variety of. Ps 104:25.

5. Different in flesh from beasts &c. 1Co 15:39.

6. Cannot live without water. Isa 50:2.

7. Man given dominion over. Ge 1:26,28; Ps 8:8.

8. Man permitted to eat. Ge 9:2,3.

9. Used as food

a. By the Egyptians. Nu 11:5.

b. By the Jews. Mt 7:10.

10. Mode of cooking alluded to. Lu 24:42; Joh 21:9.

11. The people of Tyre traded in. Ne 13:16.

12. Sold near the fish gate at Jerusalem. 2Ch 33:14; Zep 1:10.

13. Distinction between clean and unclean. Le 11:9-12; De 14:9,10.

14. Mentioned in scripture

a. Leviathan. Job 41:1; Ps 74:14.

b. Whale. Ge 1:21; Mt 12:40.

15. Solomon wrote the history of. 1Ki 4:33.

16. No likeness of, to be made for worship. Ex 20:4; De 4:18.

17. Catching of, a trade. Mt 4:18; Lu 5:2.

18. Taken with

a. Nets. Lu 5:4-6; Joh 21:6-8.

b. Hooks. Am 4:2; Mt 17:27.

c. Spears. Job 41:7.

d. Often suffered for man’s sin. Ex 7:21; Eze 38:20.

19. Miracles connected with

a. Multiplying a few. Mt 14:17-21; 15:34.

b. Immense draughts of. Lu 5:6,9; Joh 21:6,11.

c. Procuring tribute money from. Mt 17:27.

d. Dressed on the shore. Joh 21:9.

20. Illustrative

a. Of the whole population of Egypt. Eze 29:4,5.

b. Of the visible church. Mt 13:48.

c. Of men ignorant of future events. Ec 9:12.

d. Of those ensnared by the wicked. Hab 1:14.

e. (Good,) of saints. Mt 13:48,49.

f. (Bad,) of mere professors. Mt 13:48,49.