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Cedar, The


1. Planted by God. Ps 104:16; Isa 41:19.

2. Made to glorify God. Ps 148:9.

3. Lebanon celebrated for. Jdj 9:15; Ps 92:12.

4. Banks of rivers favourable to the growth of. Nu 24:6.

5. Imported largely by Solomon. 1Ki 10:27.

6. Described as

a. High. Isa 37:24; Eze 17:22; Am 2:9.

b. Spreading. Ps 80:10,11.

c. Fragrant. Song 4:11.

d. Graceful and beautiful. Ps 80:10; Eze 17:23.

e. Strong and durable. Isa 9:10.

7. Considered the first of trees. 1Ki 4:33.

8. Extensive commerce in. 1Ki 5:10,11; Ezr 3:7.

9. Used in

a. Building temples. 1Ki 5:5,6; 6:9,10.

b. Building palaces. 2Sa 5:11; 1Ki 7:2,3.

c. Making masts of ships. Eze 27:5.

d. Making wardrobes. Eze 27:24.

e. Making chariots. Song 3:9.

f. Purifying the leper. Le 14:4-7,49-52.

g. Preparing the water of separation. Nu 19:6.

h. Making idols. Isa 44:14.

10. The eagle alluded to as

a. Making its nest in. Jer 22:23.

b. Perching on the high branches of. Eze 17:3.

c. Instrumental in propagating. Eze 17:4,5.

11. Destruction of, a punishment. Jer 22:7.

12. Destruction of, exhibits God’s power. Ps 29:5.

13. Illustrative of

a. Majesty, strength, and glory of Christ. Song 5:15; Eze 17:22,23.

b. Beauty and glory of israel. Nu 24:6.

c. Saints in their rapid growth. Ps 92:12.

d. Powerful nations. Eze 31:3; Am 2:9.

e. Arrogant rulers. Isa 2:13; 10:33,34.