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Calf, The


1. The young of the herd. Job 21:10; Jer 31:12.

2. Playfulness of, alluded to. Ps 29:6.

3. Fed on

a. Milk. 1Sa 6:10.

b. Branches of trees, &c. Isa 27:10.

4. Fattened in stalls, &c. 1Sa 28:24; Am 6:4.

5. Offered in sacrifice. Le 9:2,3; Heb 9:12,19.

6. Of a year old best for sacrifice. Mic 6:6.

7. If first-born not redeemed. Nu 18:17.

8. Eaten in the patriarchal age. Ge 18:7,8.

9. When fattened considered a delicacy. 1Sa 28:24,25; Am 6:4; Lu 15:23,27.

10. Illustrative of

a. Saints nourished by grace. Mal 4:2.

b. Sacrifices of praise. Ho 14:2; Heb 13:5.

c. Patient endurance. Eze 1:7; Re 4:7.