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Valleys


1. Tracts of land between mountains. 1Sa 17:3.

2. Called

a. Vales. De 1:7; Jos 10:40.

b. Dales. Ge 14:17; 2Sa 18:18.

c. Fat valleys, when fruitful. Isa 28:1,4.

d. Rough valleys, when uncultivated and barren. De 21:4.

3. Watered by mountain streams. Ps 104:8,10.

4. Canaan abounded in. De 11:11.

5. Abounded with

a. Fountains and springs. De 8:7; Isa 41:18.

b. Rocks and caves. Job 30:6; Isa 57:5.

c. Trees. 1Ki 10:27.

d. Lily of the valley. Song 2:1.

e. Ravens. Pr 30:17.

f. Doves. Eze 7:16.

6. Of Israel well tilled and fruitful. 1Sa 6:13; Ps 65:13.

7. Often the scenes of idolatrous rites. Isa 57:5.

8. The heathen supposed that certain deities presided over. 1Ki 20:23,28.

9. The Canaanites held possession of, against Judah. Jdj 1:19.

10. Often the scenes of great contests. Jdj 5:15; 7:8,22; 1Sa 17:19.

11. Mentioned in scripture

a. Achor. Jos 7:24; Isa 65:10; Ho 2:5.

b. Ajalon. Jos 10:12.

c. Baca. Ps 84:6.

d. Berachah. 2Ch 20:26.

e. Bochim. Jdj 2:5.

f. Charashim. 1Ch 4:14.

g. Elah. 1Sa 17:2; 21:9.

h. Eshcol. Nu 32:9; De 1:24.

i. Gad. 2Sa 24:5.

j. Gerar. Ge 26:17.

k. Gibeon. Isa 28:21.

l. Hebron. Ge 37:14.

m. Hinnom or Tophet. Jos 18:16; 2Ki 23:10; 2Ch 28:3; Jer 7:32.

n. Jehoshaphat or decision. Joe 3:2,14.

o. Jericho. De 34:3.

p. Jezreel. Ho 1:5.

q. Jephthah-el. Jos 19:14,27.

r. Keziz. Jos 18:21.

s. Lebanon. Jos 11:17.

t. Megiddo. 2Ch 35:22; Zec 12:11.

u. Moab where Moses was buried. De 34:6.

v. Passengers or Hamongog. Eze 39:11.

w. Rephaim or giants. Jos 15:8; 18:16; 2Sa 5:18; Isa 17:5.

x. Salt. 2Sa 8:13; 2Ki 14:17.

y. Shaveh or king’s dale. Ge 14:17; 2Sa 18:18.

z. Shittim. Joe 3:18.

A. Siddim. Ge 14:3,8.

B. Sorek. Jdj 16:4.

C. Succoth. Ps 60:6.

D. Zared. Nu 21:12.

E. Zeboim. 1Sa 13:18.

F. Zephathah. 2Ch 14:10.

12. To be filled with hostile chariots, threatened as a punishment. Isa 22:7.

13. Miracles connected with

a. The moon made to stand still over Ajalon. Jos 10:12.

b. Ditches in, filled with water. 2Ki 3:16,17.

c. Water in, made to appear to the Moabites like blood. 2Ki 3:22,23.

14. Illustrative

a. Of the church of Christ. Song 6:11.

b. (Fruitful and well watered,) of the tents of Israel. Nu 24:6.

c. (Dark,) of affliction and death. Ps 23:4.

d. (Filling up of,) of removing all obstructions to the gospel. Isa 40:4; Lu 3:5.