2. The term applied to
d. The house of the high priest. Mt 26:58.
3. Described as
a. High. Ps 78:69.
b. Polished. Ps 144:12.
c. Pleasant. Isa 13:22.
4. Of kings
c. Called the king’s palace. Es 1:5.
d. Called the royal house. Es 1:9.
e. Splendidly furnished. Es 1:6.
f. Surrounded with gardens. Es 1:5.
g. Surrounded with terraces. 2Ch 9:11.
j. Were strictly guarded. 2Ki 11:5.
m. Royal decrees laid up in. Ezr 6:2.
o. Gorgeous apparel suited to, alone. Lu 7:25.
5. Were entered by gates. Ne 2:8.
6. Often the storehouses of rapine. Am 3:10.
7. Often as punishment
a. Spoiled. Am 3:11.
b. Forsaken. Isa 32:14.
d. Scenes of bloodshed. Jer 9:21.
f. Overgrown with thorns, &c. Isa 34:13.
g. The habitation of dragons, &c. Isa 13:22.
8. The spider makes its way even into. Pr 30:28.
9. Illustrative of
a. The splendour of the church. Song 8:9.
b. The godly children of saints. Ps 144:12.
c. The place of Satan’s dominion. Lu 11:21.