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Torrey's New Topical Textbook

Dead, The: They Who Have Departed This Life

Gen 23:2; 25:8; Job 1:19

Dead, The: Terms Used to Express


2Ki 19:35; Nah 3:3


Num 14:29,32,33; 1Ki 13:24

Those who are not

Mat 2:18


Isa 26:14; Mat 22:25

Dead, The: Characterised By

Being without the Spirit

Jam 2:26

Being incapable of motion

Mat 28:4; Rev 1:17

Ignorance of all human affairs

Ecc 9:5

Absence of all human passions

Ecc 9:6

Inability to glorify God

Psa 115:17

Dead, The: Return Not to This Life

Job 7:9,10; 14:10,14

Dead, The: Eyes Of, Closed by Nearest of Kin

Gen 46:4

Dead, The: Were Washed and Laid Out

Act 9:37

Dead, The: Were Wrapped in Lined with Spices

Jhn 19:40

Dead, The: Mourning For, Often

Very great

Gen 27:35; Jer 31:15; Mat 2:18; Jhn 11:33

Loud and clamorous

Jer 16:6; Mar 5:38

By hired mourners

Jer 9:17,18; Amo 5:16

With plaintive music

Jer 48:36; Mat 9:23

Testified by change of apparel

2Sa 14:2

Testified by taring the hair

Jer 16:7

Testified by covering the head

2Sa 19:4

Testified by rending the garments

Gen 37:34; 2Sa 3:31

Lasted many days

Gen 37:34; 50:3,10

Dead, The: Regard Often Shown to the Memory Of

Rth 1:8

Dead, The: Too Soon Forgotten

Psa 31:12; Ecc 9:5

Dead, The: Heathenish Expressions of Grief For, Forbidden

Lev 19:28; Deu 14:1,2

Dead, The: All Offerings To, Forbidden

Deu 26:14

Dead, The: Touching Of, Caused Uncleanness

Num 19:11,13,16; 9:6,7

Dead, The: In a House Rendered It Unclean

Num 19:14,15

Dead, The: Even Bones Of, Caused Uncleanness

Num 19:16; 2Ch 34:5

Dead, The: A priest not to mourn for, except when near of kin

Lev 21:1-3; Eze 44:25

Dead, The: High Priest in No Case to Mourn For

Lev 21:10,11

Dead, The: Nazarites Not to Touch or Mourn For

Num 6:6,7

Dead, The: Those Defiled By, Removed from the Camp

Num 5:2

Dead, The: Uncleanness Contracted From, Removed by the Water

Num 19:12,18

Dead, The: Idolaters

Tore themselves for

Jer 16:7

Offered sacrifices for

Psa 106:28

Invoked and consulted

1Sa 28:7,8

Consecrated part of their crops to

Deu 26:14

Dead, The: The Jews Looked for a Resurrection From

Isa 26:19; Act 24:15

Dead, The: Instances Of, Restored to Life before Christ

1Ki 17:22; 2Ki 4:34-36; 13:21

Dead, The: Instances Of, Restored by Christ

Mat 9:25; Luk 7:15; Jhn 11:44; Act 9:40; 20:12

Dead, The: Illustrative Of

Man's state by nature

2Cr 5:4; Eph 2:1,5

A state of deep affliction, &c

Psa 88:5,6; 143:3; Isa 59:10

Freedom from the power of sin

Rom 6:2,8,11; Col 3:3

Freedom from the law

Rom 7:4

Faith without works

1Ti 5:6; Jam 2:17,26

Diviners &c

Isa 8:19


Gen 20:3; Rom 4:19


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