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Pools and Ponds


1. Made by God. Isa 35:7.

2. Made by man. Isa 19:10.

3. Artificial, designed for

a. Supplying cities with water. 2Ki 20:20.

b. Supplying gardens with water. Ec 2:6.

c. Preserving fish. Isa 19:10.

4. Water of, brought into the city by a ditch or conduit. Isa 22:11; 2Ki 20:20.

5. Filled by the rain. Ps 84:6.

6. Mentioned in scripture

a. Bethesda. Joh 5:2.

b. Gibeon. 2Sa 2:13.

c. Hebron. 2Sa 4:12.

d. Samaria. 1Ki 22:38.

e. Siloam. Joh 9:7.

f. The upper pool. 2Ki 18:17; Isa 7:3.

g. The lower pool. Isa 22:9.

h. The king’s pool. Ne 2:14.

i. The old pool. Isa 22:11.

7. The land of Egypt abounded in. Ex 7:19.

8. Illustrative

a. Of Nineveh. Na 2:8.

b. (In the wilderness,) of the gifts of the Spirit. Isa 35:7; 41:18.

c. (Turning cities into,) of great desolation. Isa 14:23.