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Mountains


1. The elevated parts of the earth. Ge 7:19,20.

2. God

a. Formed. Am 4:13.

b. Set fast. Ps 65:6.

c. Gives strength to. Ps 95:4.

d. Weighs, in a balance. Isa 40:12.

e. Waters, from his chambers. Ps 104:13.

f. Parches, with draught. Hag 1:11.

g. Causes, to smoke. Ps 104:32; 144:5.

h. Sets the foundations of, on fire. De 32:22.

i. Makes waste. Isa 42:15.

j. Causes, to tremble. Na 1:5; Hab 3:10.

k. Causes, to skip. Ps 114:4,6.

l. Causes, to melt. Jdj 5:5; Ps 97:5; Isa 64:1,3.

m. Removes. Job 9:5.

n. Overturns. Job 9:5; 28:9.

o. Scatters. Hab 3:6.

3. Made to glorify God. Ps 148:9.

4. Called

a. God’s mountains. Isa 49:11.

b. The ancient mountains. De 33:15.

c. The everlasting mountains. Hab 3:6.

d. Perpetual hills. Heb 3:6.

e. Everlasting hills. Ge 49:26.

f. Pillars of heaven. Job 26:11.

5. Many exceedingly high. Ps 104:18; Isa 2:14.

6. Collect the vapours which ascend from the earth. Ps 104:6,8.

7. Are the sources of springs and rivers. De 8:7; Ps 104:8-10.

8. Canaan abounded in. De 11:11.

9. Volcanic fires of, alluded to. Isa 64:1,2; Jer 51:25; Na 1:5,6.

10. Mentioned in scripture

a. Ararat. Ge 8:4.

b. Abarim. Nu 33:47,48.

c. Amalek. Jdj 12:15.

d. Bashan. Ps 68:15.

e. Bethel. 1Sa 13:2.

f. Carmel. Jos 15:55; 19:26; 2Ki 19:23.

g. Ebal. De 11:29; 27:13.

h. Ephraim. Jos 17:15; Jdj 2:9.

i. Gerizim. De 11:29; Jdj 9:7.

j. Gilboa. 1Sa 31:1; 2Sa 1:6,21.

k. Gilead. Ge 31:21,25; Song 4:1.

l. Hachilah. 1Sa 23:19.

m. Hermon. Jos 13:11.

n. Hor. Nu 20:22; 34:7,8.

o. Horeb. Ex 3:1.

p. Lebanon. De 3:25.

q. Mizar. Ps 42:6.

r. Moreh. Jdj 7:1.

s. Moriah. Ge 22:2; 2Ch 3:1.

t. Nebo (part of Abarim). Nu 32:3; De 34:1.

u. Olives or mount of corruption. 1Ki 11:7; 2Ki 23:13; Lu 21:37.

v. Pisgah (part of Abarim). Nu 21:20; De 34:1.

w. Seir. Ge 14:6; 36:8.

x. Sinai. Ex 19:2; 18:20,23; 31:18.

y. Sion. 2Sa 5:7.

z. Tabor. Jdj 4:6,12,14.

11. A defence to a country. Ps 125:2.

12. Afford refuge in time of danger. Ge 14:10; Jdj 6:2; Mt 24:16; Heb 11:38.

13. Afforded pasturage. Ex 3:1; 1Sa 25:7; 1Ki 22:17; Ps 147:8; Am 4:1.

14. Abounded with

a. Herbs. Pr 27:25.

b. Minerals. De 8:9.

c. Precious things. De 33:15.

d. Stone for building. 1Ki 5:14,17; Da 2:45.

e. Forests. 2Ki 19:23; 2Ch 2:2,8-10.

f. Vineyards. 2Ch 26:10; Jer 31:5.

g. Spices. Song 4:6; 8:14.

h. Deer. 1Ch 12:8; Song 2:8.

i. Game. 1Sa 26:20.

j. Wild beasts. Song 4:8; Hab 2:17.

15. Often inhabited. Ge 36:8; Jos 11:21.

16. Sometimes selected as places for divine worship. Ge 22:2,5; Ex 3:12; Isa 2:2.

17. Often selected as places for idolatrous worship. De 12:2; 2Ch 21:11.

18. Proclamations often made from. Isa 40:9.

19. Beacons or ensigns often raised upon. Isa 13:2; 30:17.

20. Illustrative

a. Of difficulties. Isa 40:4; Zec 4:7; Mt 17:20.

b. Of persons in authority. Ps 72:3; Isa 44:23.

c. Of the church of God. Isa 2:2; Da 2:35,44,45.

d. Of God’s righteousness. Ps 36:6.

e. Of proud and haughty persons. Isa 2:14.

f. (Burning,) of destructive enemies. Jer 51:25; Re 8:8.

g. (Breaking forth into singing,) of exceeding joy. Isa 44:23; 55:12.

h. (Threshing of,) of heavy judgments. Isa 41:15.

i. (Made waste,) of desolation. Isa 42:15; Mal 1:3.

j. (Dropping new wine,) of abundance. Am 9:13.