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Horns


1. Natural weapons on heads of animals. Da 7:20.

2. Animals with, mentioned

a. The ox. Ps 69:31.

b. The ram. Ge 22:13.

c. The goat. Da 8:5.

d. The unicorn. Ps 22:21; 92:10.

3. Tusks of the elephant so called. Eze 27:15.

4. Used offensively. Ex 21:29; Eze 34:21.

5. Were used

a. For holding oil. 1Sa 16:1; 1Ki 1:39.

b. As musical instruments. Jos 6:4,5; 1Ch 25:5.

6. Representations of, placed at the four corners of the altars. Ex 27:2; 30:2.

7. Wearing of, alluded to. Ps 75:5,10.

8. Illustrative

a. Of power of God. Ps 18:2; Hab 3:4.

b. Of power of Christ. Lu 1:69; Re 5:6.

c. Of power of Ephraim &c. De 33:17.

d. Of power of the wicked. Ps 22:21; 75:10.

e. Of kings. Da 7:7,8,24; 8:3,5,20.

f. Of antichristian powers. Re 13:1; 17:3,7.

g. (Budding of,) of the commencement or revival of a nation. Ps 132:17; Eze 29:21.

h. (Raising up,) of arrogance. Ps 75:4,5.

i. (Exalting,) of increase of power and glory. 1Sa 2:1,10; Ps 89:17,24; 92:10; 112:9.

j. (Pushing with,) of conquests. De 33:17; 1Ki 22:11; Mic 4:13.

k. (Bringing down,) of degradation. Job 16:15.

l. (Cutting off,) of destruction of power. Ps 75:10; Jer 48:25; La 2:3.