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ABOMINATION:
Abomination of Desolation ( Bahá'í )
Things that are, to God:
Idolatry
Unjust weights and measures
Uncleanness
Incest
Lying with a woman in her menses
Adultery
Sodomy
Offering seed to Molech
Offering children in sacrifice
Sorcery and Necromancy
Hire/whore, dog, a consecrated gift
ABORTION:
General references
As a judgment
Of animals caused by thunder
ABRAHAM, called also ABRAM:
Son of Terah
Marries Sarah
Dwells in Ur, but removes to Haran
Dwells in Canaan
Divine call of
Canaan given to
Dwells in Bethel
Sojourns in Egypt
Deferring to Lot, chooses Hebron
Dwells in Gerar
Defeats Chedorlaomer
Is blessed by Melchizedek
Name changed to ABRAHAM
Circumcision of
Angels appear to
re destruction righteous in Sodom
Witnesses the destruction of Sodom
Ishmael born to
Deceive Abimelech re Sarah his wife
Isaac born to
Sends Hagar and Ishmael away
Trial in the offering of Isaac
Sarah, his wife, dies
Purchases place, buries her in cave
Marries Keturah
Provides a wife for Isaac
Children of
Testament of
Wealth of
Age of, at different periods
Death of
In Paradise
Friend of God
A prophet
Unselfishness of
Independence of, in character
Ancestors of, idolatrous
ABSTINENCE:
Iintoxicating beverages
Instances of:
Israelites in the wilderness
Samson
Daniel
Rechabites
John the Baptist
ACCHO, town, aka AKKA, PTOLEMAIS
ACCUSATION, FALSE:
Against Joseph by Potiphar's wife
Against Joseph's brethren by Joseph
Against Moses by Korah
Against prophet Ahimelech by Saul
Against Abner by Joab
Against David by princes of Ammon
Against Elijah by Ahab
Against Naboth by Jezebel
Against Jews, returned under Ezra
Against Jeremiah
Against Amos
Against Mary
Against Jesus
Against Stephen
Against Paul
Against Paul and Silas
Satan falsely accuses Job
ACHAIA, a region of Greece:
Paul visits
Benevolence of the Christians in
ACHIM, ancestor of Jesus
ACHOR, a valley near Haifa
ADAM:
1. The first man:
Creation of
History of, before he sinned
Temptation and sin of
Subsequent history of
His death
Progenitor of the human race
Brought sin into the world
Type of Christ
2. A name of Christ
3. A city near the Jordan
AFFECTIONS:
Should be supremely set upon God
Should be set upon:
The commandments of God
The house and worship of God
The people of God
Heavenly things
Be zealously engaged for God
Christ claims the first place in
Enkindled by communion with Christ
Blessedness if make God object of
Should not grow cold
Of saints, supremely set on God
Of the wicked, not set on God
Carnal, should be mortified
Carnal affections crucified/saints
False teachers seek to captivate
Of wicked, unnatural and perverted
AFFLICTIONS AND ADVERSITIES:
David
Jesus
Paul
National lessons from
Exemplified:
David, at the death of his child
Jesus, in Gethsemane
Paul and Silas in prison
AKKA, town, aka ACCHO, PTOLEMAIS
ALLEGORY:
Of the trees seeking a king
Kingdom - wolf,lamb together
Wilderness to blossom as the rose
The two covenants
ALTAR:
Built by:
Noah
Abraham
Isaac
Jacob
Moses
Balaam
Joshua
Reubenites and Gadites
Gideon
Samuel
Saul
David
Elijah
Seen in John's vision
AMEN:
To reinforce a statement
A title of Christ
AMMONITES:
Descendants/Benammi,1 son of Lot
AMORITES:
Descendants of Canaan
Were giants
AMOS:
A prophet
Forbidden to prophesy in Israel
Vision of
AMOZ, father of Isaiah
AMRAM:
1. Father of Moses:
General references
Head of one branch of Levites
Age of, at death
2. Son of Bani
3. Son of Dishon
Ancient of Days, Jehovah
ANDREW, an apostle:
A fisherman
Of Bethsaida
A disciple of John
Finds Peter,and brings him to Jesus
Call of
Name appears in ist of the apostles
Asks Master re destruction/temple
Tells Jesus of Greeks who seek Him
Reports number loaves fed 5000
Sees disciples after Christ Ascends
ANTICHRIST:
AntiChrist ( Bahá'í )
Christian Beliefs:
General references
To be destroyed
APOSTASY:
The Great Apostacy ( Bahá'í )
Caused by persecution
Caused by worldliness
Guilt and punishment of
Cautions against
Abound/latter days see ANTICHRIST
Instances of:
Israelites
Saul
Amaziah
Disciples
Judas
Hymenaeus and Alexander
Phygellus, Hermogenes
APOSTLE:
Appellation of Jesus
APOSTLES:
Title/12 disciples, close to Jesus
Unlearned
Authority of:
General References
Inspiration of
Duties of:
Moral state of, before Pentecost
Slow to receive Jesus, as Messiah
Forsake Jesus
False:
General References references
APPEAL:
Paul makes appeal to Caesar
ARAB, a city of Judah
ARABIA:
Tributary to Solomon
Tributary to Jehoshaphat
Exports of
Prophecies against
Paul visits
ARABIANS:
Pay tribute to Solomon
Pay tribute to Jehoshaphat
Invade and defeat Judah
Defeated by Uzziah
vs Nehemiah, rebuild walls
Commerce of
Gospel preached to
Prophecies concerning
ARCHANGEL:
General references see ANGEL
ARCHEVITES, inhabitants of Samaria
ARK:
1. Noah's:
Directions for building of
Noah and family preserved in
Animals saved in
2. In the Tabernacle:
Called:
Ark of the Covenant
Ark of the Testimony
Ark of the Lord
ARMAGEDDON, a symbolic name
ARMAGEDDON
Armageddon ( Bahá'í )
ARMENIA:
A region in Western Asia
Assassins/Sennacherib take refuge
ARREST:
Of Jesus
Of apostles
Of Paul and Silas
Of Paul
Paul authorized/arrest Christians
ARROGANCE:
General references see PRIDE
ASCENSION:
Of Elijah
Of Jesus
How Jesus Ascended ( Bahá'í )
Of two witnesses
ASCETICISM, rebuked by Jesus
Rebuked by Paul
Instances of the practice of:
John the Baptist
Celibacy for 'kingdom/heaven sake'
ASHURITES, possibly GESHURITES
ASIA:
Inhabitants/Jerusalem at Pentecost
Paul and Silas forbidden to preach in
Gospel preached in, by Paul
Paul leaves
Churches of
ASSASSINATION:
David's abhorrence of
Laws prohibiting
Instances of:
Of Eglon, by Ehud
Of Abner, by Joab
Of Ishbosheth, by sons of Rimmon
Of Amnon, by Absalom
Of Amasa, by Joab
Of Joash, by his servants
Of Sennacherib, by his sons
ASSURANCE:
Produced by faith
Made full by hope
Confirmed by love
Is the effect of righteousness
Abundant in understanding of gospel
Saints privileged to have:
Their election
Their redemption
Their adoption
Their salvation
Their eternal life
The unalienable love of God
Union with God and Christ
Peace with God by Christ
Preservation
Comfort in affliction
Continuance in grace
A support in death
A glorious resurrection
A kingdom
A crown
Saints give diligence to attain
Strive to maintain
Confident hope in God restores
Exemplified by:
David
Paul
ASSYRIA empire founded by Nimrod
ATHEISM:
General references
Against/see God,faith,Unbelief
ATONEMENT:
Mystery of Sacrifice ( Bahá'í )
Christian Miscellany - sub-topics:
For tabernacle and furniture
In consecration of the Levites
For those defiled by the dead
Made for houses
By meat offerings
By jewels
By money
By incense
Day of:
Time of
Made by Jesus:
Divinely ordained
A mystery
Made but once
Redemption by
AUGUSTUS, title of emperors
AZAL, a place near Jerusalem