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Sea, The


1. The gathering together of the waters originally called. Ge 1:10.

2. Great rivers often called. Isa 11:15; Jer 51:36.

3. Lakes often called. De 3:17; Mt 8:24,27,32.

4. God

a. Created. Ex 20:11; Ps 95:5; Ac 14:15.

b. Made the birds and fished out of. Ge 1:20-22.

c. Founded the earth upon. Ps 24:2.

d. Set bounds to, by a perpetual decree. Job 26:10; 38:8,10,11; Pr 8:27,29.

e. Measures the waters of. Isa 40:12.

f. Does what he pleases in. Ps 135:6.

g. Dries up, by his rebuke. Isa 50:2; Na 1:4.

h. Shakes, by his word. Hag 2:6.

i. Stills, by his power. Ps 65:7; 89:9; 107:29.

5. Of immense extent. Job 11:9; Ps 104:25.

6. Of great depth. Ps 68:22.

7. Rivers supplied by exhalations from. Ec 1:7.

8. Replenished by rivers. Ec 1:7; Eze 47:8.

9. Called the

a. Deep. Job 41:31; Ps 107:24; 2Co 11:25.

b. Great waters. Ps 77:19.

c. Great and wide sea. Ps 104:25.

10. The clouds the garment of. Job 38:9.

11. Darkness the swaddling band of. Job 38:9.

12. Sand the barrier of. Jer 5:22.

13. Inhabited by innumerable creatures great and small. Ps 104:25,26.

14. The wonders of God seen in. Ps 107:24.

15. Made to glorify God. Ps 69:34; 148:7.

16. Seas mentioned in scripture

a. The Adriatic or sea of Adria. Ac 27:27.

b. Mediterranean or great sea. Nu 34:6; De 11:24; 34:2; Zec 14:8.

c. Red Sea. Ex 10:19; 13:18; 23:31.

d. Sea of Joppa or sea of the Philistines. Ezr 3:7; Ex 23:21.

e. Salt of Dead Sea. Ge 14:3; Nu 34:12.

f. Sea of Galilee. Mt 4:18; 8:32; Joh 6:1.

g. Sea of Jazer. Jer 48:32.

17. Raised by the wind. Ps 107:25,26; Jon 1:4.

18. Caused to foam by Leviathan. Job 41:31,32.

19. The waves of

a. Raised upon high. Ps 93:3; 107:25.

b. Tossed to and fro. Jer 5:22.

c. Multitudinous. Jer 51:42.

d. Mighty. Ps 93:4; Ac 27:41.

e. Tumultuous. Lu 21:25; Jude 1:13.

20. The shore of, covered with sand. Ge 22:17; 1Ki 4:29; Job 6:3; Ps 78:27.

21. Numerous islands in. Eze 26:18.

22. Passed over in ships. Ps 104:26; 107:23.

23. Sailing on, dangerous. Ac 27:9,20; 2Co 11:26.

24. Commercial nations

a. Often built cities on the borders of. Ge 49:13; Eze 27:3; Na 3:8.

b. Derived great wealth from. De 33:19.

25. Shall give up its dead at the last day. Re 20:13.

26. The renewed earth shall be without. Re 21:1.

27. Illustrative

a. Of heavy afflictions. Isa 43:2; La 2:13.

b. (Trouble,) of the wicked. Isa 57:20.

c. (Roaring,) of hostile armies. Isa 5:30; Jer 6:23.

d. (Waves of,) of righteousness. Isa 48:18.

e. (Waves of,) of devastating armies. Eze 26:3,4.

f. (Waves of,) of the unsteady. Jas 1:6.

g. (Covered with waters,) of the diffusion of spiritual knowledge over the earth in the latter days. Isa 11:9; Hab 2:14.

h. (Smooth as glass,) of the peace of heaven. Re 4:6; 15:2.