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Time


1. The duration of the world. Job 22:16; Re 10:6.

2. The measure of the continuance of anything. Jdj 18:31.

3. An appointed season. Ne 2:6; Ec 3:1,17.

4. Computed by

a. Years. Ge 15:13; 2Sa 21:1; Da 9:2.

b. Months. Nu 10:10; 1Ch 27:1; Job 3:6.

c. Weeks. Da 10:2; Lu 18:12.

d. Days. Ge 8:3; Job 1:4; Lu 11:3.

e. Hours, after the captivity. Da 5:5; Joh 11:9.

5. Moments. Ex 33:5; Lu 4:5; 1Co 15:52.

6. The heavenly bodies, appointed as a means for computing. Ge 1:14.

7. The sun-dial early invented for pointing out. 2Ki 20:9-11.

8. Eras from which, computed

a. Nativity of the patriarchs during the patriarchal age. Ge 7:11; 8:13; 17:1.

b. The exodus from Egypt. Ex 19:1; 40:17; Nu 9:1; 33:38; 1Ki 6:1.

c. The jubilee. Le 25:15.

d. Accession of kings. 1Ki 6:1; 15:1; Isa 36:1; Jer 1:2; Lu 3:1.

e. Building of the temple. 1Ki 9:10; 2Ch 8:1.

f. The captivity. Eze 1:1; 33:21; 40:1.

9. Part of a period of, usually counted as the whole. 1Sa 13:1; Es 4:16; 5:1.

10. In prophetic language, means a prophetic year, or 360 natural days. Da 12:7; Re 12:14.

11. Shortness of man’s portion of. Ps 89:47.

12. Should be redeemed. Eph 5:16; Col 4:5.

13. Should be spent in fear of God. 1Pe 1:17.

14. Particular periods of, mentioned

a. The ancient time. Isa 45:21.

b. The accepted time. Isa 49:8; 2Co 6:2.

c. The time of visitation. Jer 46:21; 50:27.

d. The time of refreshing. Ac 3:19.

e. The time of restitution of all things. Ac 3:21.

f. The time of reformation. Heb 9:10.

g. The time of healing. Jer 14:19.

h. The time of need. Heb 4:16.

i. The time of temptation. Lu 8:13.

j. The evil time. Ps 37:19; Ec 9:12.

k. The time of trouble. Ps 27:5; Jer 14:8.

15. All events of, predetermined by God. Ac 17:26.

16. All God’s purposes fulfilled in due time. Mr 1:15; Ga 4:4.