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I COR. IX. 20—27.

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sake Moses, saying, That they ought And this I do for the Gospel's sake, not to circumcise their children, nei- that I might be partaker thereof with ther to walk after the customs. What you. is it therefore the multitude must

VER. 24. needs come together : for they will Ουκ οίδατε ότι οι εν σταδίω τρέχοντες, hear that thou art come. Do there- πάντες μεν τρέχουσιν, είς δε λαμβάνει το fore this that we say to thee: We βραβείον ; Ούτω τρέχετε ένα καταλάβετε. have four men which have a vow on Know ye not that they which run in a them: Them take, and purify thyself race run all, but one receiveth the prise? with them, and be at charges with a So run, that ye may obtain. them; that they may shave their

a Ye did run well; who did hinder heads : and all may know, that those

you should not obey the truth? things whereof they were informed Gal. v. 7. I have fought a good fight, concerning thee, are nothing ; but I have finished my course, I have kept that thou thyself also walkest orderly, the faith, 2 Tim. iv. 7. and keepest the law. As touching the Gentiles which believe, we have

VER. 25. written and concluded that they ob- Πάς δε ο αγωνιζόμενος, πάντα έγκραserve no such thing, save only that τεύεται εκείνοι μεν ούν ένα φθαρτον στέ. they keep themselves from things of- φανον λάβωσιν, ημείς δε άφθαρτον. fered to idols, and from blood, and from strangled, and from fornica- mastery is temperate in all things. Now

And every man that striveth for the tion. Then Paul took the men, and they do it to obtain a corruptible crown, the next day purifying himself with a but we an incorruptible. them entered into the temple, to sig nify the accomplishment of the days

a Henceforth there is laid up for me of purification, until that an offering

a crown of righteousness, wbich the should be offered for every one of Lord, the righteous Judge, shall give them, xxi. 20—26.

me at that day: .and not to me only,

but unto all them also that love his VER. 21.

appearing, 2 Tim. iv. 8. Blessed is Τους ανόμοις ως άνομος, (μή ών άνομος | the man that endureth temptation: Θεώ, άλλ' έννομος Χριστο) ίνα κερδήσω for when he is tried, he shall receive ανόμους.

the crown of life, which the Lord hath To them that are without law, as with promised to them that love bim, Jam. out law, a (being not without law to God, i, 12. And when the chief Shepherd but under the law to Christ,) that I might shall appear, ye shall receive a crown gain them that are without law.

of glory that fadeth not away, 1 Pet.

v. 1. a See on Matt. v. ver. 17. clause 1.

VER, 26. and ver. 19. clause 7.

'Εγώ τοίνυν ούτω τρέχω, ώς ουκ αδήλως: VER. 22.

ούτω πυκτεύαν, ώς ουκ αέρα δέρων: 'Εγενόμην τους ασθενέσιν ως ασθενής, ένα I therefore so run, not as uncertainly; τους ασθενείς κερδήσω. Τούς σπάσι γέγονα

so fight I, not as one that beateth the

air : τα πάντα, ένα πάντως τινάς σώσω.

a See on John X. ver. 28. clauses a To the weak became I as weak, that

2, 3. I might gain the weak : 6 I am made all

b Put on the whole armour of God, things to all men, that I might by all that ye may be able to stand against

the wiles of the devil. For we wrestle a See on Rom. xv. ver. 1.

not against flesh and blood, but against b Even as I please all men in all principalities, against powers, against things, not seeking mine own profit, the rulers of the darkness of this but the profit of many, that they may world, against spiritual wickedness be saved, 1 Cor. x. 33.

in high places, Eph. vi. 11, 12. See

also on Matt. xi. ver. 12. VER. 23. Τούτο δε ποιώ δια το ευαγγέλιον, ίνα

VER. 27. συγκοινωνός αυτού γένωμαι,

'Αλλ' υπωσιάζω μου το σώμα και δου


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I COR. IX. 27.-X. 1-3.

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λαγωγώ: μήπως άλλοις κηρύξας, αυτός | the LORD they pitched: as long as the αδόκιμος γένωμαι.

cloud abode upon the tabernacle they a But I keep under my body, and bring rested in their tents. And when the it into subjection : blest that by any means, cloud tarried long upon the tabernawhen I have preached to others, I myself cle many days, then the children of should be ca castaway.

Israel kept the charge of the LORD, a See on Rom. viii. ver. 13. clause 3. and journeyed not. And so it was, b See on Matt. vii. ver. 22. clause 2. when the cloud was a few days upon

e Reprobate silver shall men call the tabernacle; according to the comthem, because the LORD hath rejected mandment of the Lord they abode in them, Jer. vi. 30. For what is a man their tents, and according to the comadvantaged, if he gain the whole mandment of the LORD they journey, world, and lose himself, or be cast ed. And so it was, when the cloud away? Luke ix. 25. That he may abode from even unto the morning, take part of this ministry and apostle and that the cloud was taken up in ship, from which Judas by transgres- the morning, then they journeyed ; sion fell, that he might go to his own

whether it was by day or by night place, Acts i. 25. Examine your that the cloud was taken up, they selves, whether ye be in the faith; journeyed. Or whether it were two prove your own selves. Know ye not days, or a month, or a year, that the your own selves, how that Jesus cloud tarried upon the tabernacle, reChrist is in you, except ye be repro- maining thereon, the children of Isbates ? But I trust that ye shall know rael abode in their tents, and jourthat we are not reprobates, 2 Cor. neyed not: but when it was taken up, xiii. 5,6.

they journeyed, Numb. ix. 15—22.

b And Moses stretched out his hand CHAP. X.-VER. 1. Oj Sino di ipās ågrosir, åden pol, őri the sea to go back by a strong east

over the sea; and the LORD caused οι πατέρες ήμών πάντες υπό την νεφέλης | wind all that night, and made the sea hoay, sai Tártes did tñs Darácons diña dry land, and the waters were divided. Boy

And the children of Israel went into Moreover, brethren, a I would not that the midst of the sea upon the dry ye should be ignorant, how that all our ground : and the waters were a wall fathers were under the cloud, band all unto them on their right hand and on passed through the sea ;

their left, Exod. xiv. 21, 22. But the a And the LORD went before them children of Israel walked upon dry by day in a pillar of a cloud, to lead land in the midst of the sea; and the them the way; and by night in a pil waters were a wall unto them on their lar of fire, to give them light; to go right hand, and on their left, 29. For by day and night. He took not away the LORD your God dried up the wathe pillar of the cloud by day, nor the ters of Jordan from before you, until pillar of fire by night, from before the ye were passed over, as the LORD people, Exod. xiii. 21, 22. And on your God did to the Red sea, which

the day that the tabernacle was he dried up from before us, until we reared up, the cloud covered the ta- were gone over, Josh. iv. 23. bernacle, namely, the tent of the testimony: and at even there was upon

VER. 2. the tabernacle as it were the appear- Και πάντες εις τον Μωσήν εβαπτίσαντο ance of fire, until the morning. So it iv rý vepéan rai év tñ garácome was alway: the cloud covered it by day, and the appearance of fire by the cloud and in the sea ;

a And were all baptized unto Moses in night. And when the cloud was taken up from the tabernacle, then after that a Then they reviled him, and said, the children of Israel journeyed : and Thou art his disciple, but we are in the place where the cloud abode, Moses' disciples, John ix. 28. there the children of Israel pitched their tents. At the commandment of

VER. 3. the LORD the children of Israel jour- Και πάντες το αυτό βρώμα πνευματιneyed, and at the commandment of | nov ipayou VOL III.



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1 Cor. X. 3--6.

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But among


there upon

And did all eat the same spiritual cases, they shall fall in this wilderness. meat ;

And your children shall wander in a See on John vi. ver. 31.

the wilderness forty years, and bear

your whoredoms, until your carcases VER. 4.

be wasted in the wilderness, Numb. Και πάντες το αυτό πόμα πνευματικών | κίν. 26-33. These are they that έπιον• έπιναν γάρ εκ πνευματικής ακολου- were numbered by Moses and Eleazar θούσης πέτρας και δε πέτρα ήν ο Χριστός. the priest, who numbered the children

a And did all drink the same spiritual of Israel in the plains of Moab, by drink: for they drank of that spiritual these there was not a man of them

Jordan near Jericho. Rock that followed them: band that whom Moses and Aaron the priest Rock was Christ,

numbered, when they numbered the * Or, went with them.

children of Israel in the wilderness of a Behold, I will stand before thee Sinai: For the LORD had said of

the rock in Horeb; and them, They shall surely die in the thou shalt smite the rock, and there wilderness. And there was not left shall come water out of it, that the

a man of them, save Caleb the son of people may drink. And Moses did Jephunneh, and Joshua the son of so in the sight of the elders of Israel, Nun, xxvi. 63–65. For indeed the Exod. xvii. 6. And Moses lifted up his hand of the Lord was against them, band, and with his rod he smote the to destroy them from among the host, rock twice; and the water came out until they were consumed. So it abundantly: and the congregation came to pass, when all the men of drank, and their beasts also, Numb. war were consumed and dead from ΧΧ, 11.

among the people, Deut. ü. 15, 16. b See on John iv. ver. 10. clause 3.

Harden not your heart, as in the pro

vocation, and as in the day of tempVER. 5.

tation in the wilderness : When your 'Arx o'x by TOTS #Asiori aitä eidoxn- fathers tempted me, proved me, and σεν ο Θεός κατεστρώθησαν γαρ εν τη ερή- saw my work. Forty years long was po

I grieved with this generation, and a But with many of them God was

said, It is people that do err in their not well pleased : for they were over

beart, and they have not known my thrown in the wilderness.

ways : Unto whom I sware in my

wrath, that they should not enter into a And the LORD spake unto Moses my rest, Psal. xcv. 8–11. and unto Aaron, saying, How long shall I bear with this evil congrega

VER. 6. tion, which murmur against me? I Ταύτα δε τύποι ημών εγενήθησαν, εις το have heard the murmurings of the | μη είναι ημάς επιθυμητές κακών, καθώς children of Israel, which they mur- xexeīvou &medúungav. mur against me. Say unto them, As

a Now these things were out truly as I live, saith the LORD, as ye ples, b to the intent we should not lust have spoken in mine ears, so will I do after evil things, as they also lusted. to you: Your carcases shall fall in this wilderness; and all that were

* Gr. figures. numbered of you, according to your a Now all these things happened whole number, from twenty years old unto them for ensamples: and they and upward, which have murmured are written for our admonition, upon against me, Doubtless ye shall not whom the ends of the world are come, come into the land concerning which ver. 11. Let us therefore fear, lest, à I sware to make you dwell therein, promise being left us of entering into save Caleb the son of Jephunneh, and his rest, any of you should seem to Joshua the son of Nun. But your come short of it, Heb. iv. 1. Let us little ones, which ye said should be a labour therefore to enter into that prey, them will I bring in, and they rest, lest any man fall after the same shall know the land which ye have example of unbelief

, 11. And turning despised. But as for you, your car. the cities of Sodom and Gomorrha


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A. D. 59. into ashes, condemned them with an And they rose up early on the overthrow, making them an ensample morrow, and offered burnt-offerings, unto those that after should live un. and brought peace-offerings : and the godly, 2 Pet. ii. 6. and Jude 7. people sat down to eat and to drink,

bånd the mixed multitude that was and rose up to play, Exod. xxxii. 6. among them fell a lusting: and the children of Israel also wept again, and

VER. 8. said, Who shall give us flesh to eat? We Μηδέ πορνεύωμεν, καθώς τινες αυτών remember the fish which we did eat in | επόρνευσαν, και έπεσον εν μια ημέρα είκοEgypt freely; the cucumbers, and the outpels XAcades, melons, and the leeks, and the onions, and the garlick, Numb. xi. 4, 5. He was some of them committed, and fell in

a Neither let us commit fornication, rained flesh also upon them as dust, one day three and twenty thousand. and feathered fowls like as the sand of the sea, And he let it fall in the midst

2 See on Acts xv. ver. 20. clause 2, of their camp, round about their has the people began to commit whore

b And Israel abode in Shittim, and bitations. So they did eat, and were well filled: for he gave them their own

dom with the daughters of Moab. desire ; They were not estranged from And they called the people unto the their lust: but while their meat was yet

sacrifices of their gods : and the peoin their mouths, The wrath of God ple did eat, and bowed down to their came upon them, and slew the fattest gods. And Israel joined himself unto of them, and smote down the chosen Baal-peor : and the anger of the LORD men of Israel, Psal. lxxviii. 27-31.

was kindled against Israel. And the They soon forgat his works; they Lord said unto Moses, Take all the waited not for his counsel; But lust- heads of the people, and hang them ed exceedingly in the wilderness, and up before the Lord against the sun, tempted God in the desert, cvi. 13, 14.

that the fierce anger of the LORD may

be turned away from Israel. And VER. 7.

Moses said unto the judges of Israel, Μηδε ειδωλολάτραι γίνεσθε, καθώς τινες | Slay ye every one his men that were airāv dis péypantai: 'Exálcev ó hads joined unto Baal-peor. And, behold, φαγείν και πιείν, και ανέστησαν παίζειν. one of the children of Israel came,

a Neither be ye idolaters, bas were and brought unto his brethren a Midisome of them; as it is written, « The anitish woman, in the sight of Moses, people sat down to eat and drink, and and in the sight of all the congregarose up to play.

tion of the children of Israel, who a Wherefore, my dearly beloved, flee were weeping before the door of the from idolatry, ver. 14. But I say, that tabernacle of the congregation. And the things which the Gentiles sacri- when Phinehas the son of Eleazar, fice, they sacrifice to devils, and not to the son of Aaron the priest, saw it, he God: and I would not that ye should rose up from among the congregation, have fellowship with devils. Ye can- and took a javelin in his hand; And not drink the cup of the Lord, and he went after the man of Israel into the cup of devils : ye cannot be par

the tent, and thrust both of them takers of the Lord's table, and of the through, the man of Israel, and the table of devils. Do we provoke the woman through her belly. So the Lord to jealousy? are we stronger plague was stayed from the children than he? 20-22. Little children of Israel. And those that died in the keep yourselves from idols, 1 John plague were twenty and four thousand, v. 21.

Numb. XXV. 1-9. b And the LORD said untome, Arise,

VER. 9. get thee down quickly from bence ; for thy people wbich thou hast brought

Μηδέ εκπειράζωμεν τον Χριστόν, καθώς forth out of Egypt have corrupted | καί τινες αυτών επείρασαν, και υπό των themselves : they are quickly tumed öpeny a máhorto. aside out of the way which I com

a Neither let us tempt Christ, as some manded them; they have made them of them also tempted, band were dea molten image, Deut. ix. 12. stroyed of serpents.

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1 Cor. X. 9-13.

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• Wherefore the people did chide sat by the flesh-pots, and when we with Moses, and said, Give us water did eat bread to the full! for ye bave that we may drink. And Moses said brought us forth into this wilderness, unto them, Why chide ye with me? to kill this whole assembly with hun. wherefore do ye tempt the LORD? | ger, xvi. 2,3. And the people thirsted Exod. xvii. 2. And he called the there for water; and the people name of the place Massah, and Meri- murmured against Moses, and said, bah, because of the chiding of the Wherefore is this that thou hast children of Israel, and because they brought us up out of Egypt, to kill us tempted the Lord, saying, Is the and our children and our cattle with LORD among us, or not? 7. Behold, thirst? xvii. 3. I send an Angel before thee, to keep thee in the way, and to bring thee

VER. 11. into the place which I have prepared. Ταύτα δε πάντα τύπου συνέβαινον εκεί. Beware of him, and obey his voice, νοις· εγράφη δε προς νουθεσίαν ημών, εις provoke him not; for he will not par • ούς τα τέλη των αιώνων κατήντησεν. don your transgressions : for my name

a Now all these things happened unto is in him, xxiii. 20, 21. Ye shall not them for ensamples: and they are writtempt the LORD your God, as ye ten för our admonition, b upon whom the tempted him in Massah, Deut. vi. 16. ends of the world are come. And they tempted God in their heart,by asking meat for their lust, Psal. Ixxviii. 18. Wherefore (as the Holy Ghost & See on ver. 6. clause 1. saith, To-day, if ye will hear his b Little children, it is the last time : voice, Harden not your hearts, as in and as ye have heard that antichrist the provocation, in the day of temp shall come, even now are there many tation in the wilderness; When your antichrists ; whereby we know that it fathers tempted me, proved me, and is the last time, 1 John ü. 18. saw my works forty years, Heb. iii. 7--9.

VER. 12. b And the LORD sent fiery serpents "Ωστε και δοκών εστάναι, βλεπέτω μη among the people, and they bit the wlon. people; and much people of Israel died, Numb. xxi. 6.

Wherefore let him that thinketh he

standeth take heed lest he fall. VER. 10.

Happy is the man that feareth Μηδε γογγύζετε, καθώς και τινες αυτών alway: but he that hardeneth his εγόγγυσαν, και απώλoντo υπό του ολοθρευ- heart shall fall into mischief, Ρτον. του.

xxviii. 14. Peter answered and said a Neither murmur ye, bas some of offended because of thee, yet will I

unto him, Though all men shall be them also murmured, and were destroyed

never be offended. Jesus said unto of the destroyer.

him, Verily I say unto thee, That this a Do all things without murmurings night, before the cock crow, thou and disputings; That ye may be shalt deny me thrice. Peter said unto blameless and harmless, the sons of him, Though I should die with thee, God without rebuke, in the midst of yet will not deny thee. Likewise a crooked and perverse nation, among also said all the disciples, Matt. Ixv. whom ye shine as lights in the world, 33–35. Well; because of unbelief Phil. ii. 14, 15.

they were broken off, and thou stand. ” And the people murmured against est by faith : Be not highminded, Moses, saying, What shall we drink? but fear, Rom. xi. 20. Exod. xv. 24. And the whole congregation of the children of Israel

VER. 13. murmured against Moses and Aaron Πειρασμός υμάς ούκ είληφεν ει μη ανin the wilderness : And the children | θρώπινος πιστός δε ο Θεός, δς ουκ εάσει of Israel said unto them, Would to υμάς πειρασθήναι υπέρ και δύνασθε, αλλά God we had died by the hand of the | ποιήσει συν τω σειρασμώ και την έκβασιν, LoRD in the land of Egypt, when we του δύνασθαι υμάς υπενεγκεϊν.


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