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LUKE xxi. 22.

A. D. 33. to do, until thou be destroyed, and which thou knowest not eat up ; and until thou perish, quickly; because of thou shalt be only oppressed and the wickedness of thy doings, where- crushed alway: So that thou shalt be by thou hast forsaken me. The LORD mad for the sight of thine eyes which shall make the pestilence cleave unto thou shalt see. The LORD shall smite thee, until he have consumed thee thee in the knees, and in the legs, from off the land, whither thou goest with a sore botch that cannot be to possess it. The LORD shall smite healed, from the sole of thy foot unto thee with a consumption, and with a the top of thy head. The LORD shall fever, and with an inflammation, and bring thee, and thy king which thou with an extreme burning, and with shalt set over thee, unto a nation the sword, and with blasting and with which neither thou nor thy fathers mildew ; and they shall pursue thee have known ; and there shalt thou until thou perish. And thy heaven serve other gods, wood and stone. that is over thy head shall be brass, And thou shalt become an astonishand the earth that is under thee shall ment, a proverb, and a bye-word, be iron. The LORD shall make the among all nations whither the LORD rain of thy land powder and dust : shall lead thee. Thou shalt carry from heaven shall it come down upon much seed out into the field, and shalt thee, until thou be destroyed. The gather but little in ; for the locusts LORD shall cause thee to be smitten shall consume it. Thou shalt plant before thine enemies : thou shalt go vineyards, and dress them, but shalt out one way against them, and flee neither drink of the wine, nor gather seven ways before them; and shalt the grapes ; for the worms shall eat be removed into all the kingdoms of them. Thou shalt have olive-trees the earth. And thy carcase shall be throughout all thy coasts, but thou meat unto all fowls of the air, and unto sbalt not anoint thyself with the oil ; the beasts of the earth, and no man for thine olive shall cast his fruit. shall fray them away. The LORD will Thou shalt beget sons and daughters, smite thee with the botch of Egypt, but thou shalt not enjoy them; for and with the emerods, and with the they shall go into captivity. All thy scab, and with the itch, whereof thou trees and fruit of thy land shall the locanst not be healed. The LORD shall custs consume. The strangers that is smite thee with madness, and blind within thee shall get up above thee ness, and astonishment of heart: And very high ; and thou shalt come down thou shalt grope at noon-day, as the very low. He shall lend to thee, and blind gropeth in darkness, and thou thou shalt not lend to him; he shall shalt not prosper in thy ways; and be the head, and thou shalt be the thou shalt be only oppressed and tail. Moreover, all these curses shall spoiled evermore, and no man shall come upon thee, and shall pursue save thee. Thou shalt betroth a wife, thee, and overtake thee, till thou be and another man shall lie with her; destroyed ; because thou hearkenedst thou shalt build an house, and thou not unto the voice of the LORD thy shalt not dwell therein : thou shalt God, to keep bis commandments and plant a vineyard, and shalt not gather his statutes which he commanded the grapes thereof. Thine or shall be thee: And they shall be upon thee slain before thine eyes, and thou shalt for a sign and for a wonder, and upon not eat thereof : thine ass shall be thy seed for ever. Because thou violently taken away from before thy servedst not the LORD thy God with face, and shall not be restored to joyfulness, and with gladness of heart, thee : thy sheep shall be given unto for the abundance of all things ; Therethine enemies, and thou shalt have fore shalt thou serve thine enemies, none to rescue them. Thy sons and which the Lord shall send against thy daughters shall be given unto ano-thee, in hunger, and in thirst, and in ther people, and thine eyes shall look nakedness, and in want of all things : and fail with longing for them all the and he shall put a yoke of iron upon day long : and there shall be no might thy neck, until he have destroyed thee. in thine hand. The fruit of thy land, The LORD shall bring a nation against and all thy labours, shall a nation thee from far, from the end of the

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earth, as swift as the eagle fieth ; a thee all the diseases of Egypt, which nation whose toague thou shalt not un- thou wast afraid of: and they sball derstand ; A nation of fierce counte- cleave unto thee. Also every sickness, nance, which shall not regard the and every plague, which is not written person of the old, nor shew favour to in the book of this law, them will the the young : And he shall eat the fruit Lord bring upon thee, until thou be of thy cattle, and the fruit of thy land, destroyed. And ye shall be left few until thou be destroyed; which also in number, whereas ye were as the shall not leave thee either corn, wine, stars of heaven for multitude ; beor oil, or the increase of thy kine, or cause thou wouldest not obey the flocks of thy sheep, until he have de- voice of the LORD thy God. And it stroyed thee. And he shall besiege shall come to pass, that as the LORD thee in all thy gates, until thy high rejoiced over you to do you good, and and fenced walls come down, wherein to multiply you ; so the LORD will rethoù trustedst, throughout all thy joice over you to destroy you, and to land; and he shall besiege thee in all bring you to nought ; and ye shall be thy, gates throughout all thy land, plucked from off the land whither which the LORD thy God hath given thou goest to possess it. And the thee. And thou shalt eat the fruit of LORD shall scatter thee among all thine own body, the flesh of thy sons people, from the one end of the earth and of thy daughters, which the LORD even unto the other; and there thou thy God hath given thee, in the siege shalt serve other gods, which neither and in the straitness, wherewith thou nor thy fathers have known, even thine enemies shall distress thee : So wood and stone. And among these that the man that is tender among you, nations shalt thou find no ease, nei. and very delicate, his eye shall be ther shall the sole of thy feet have evil toward his brother, and toward rest : but the LORD shall give thee the wife of his bosom, and toward the there a trembling heart, and failing of remnant of his children which he shall eyes, and sorrow of mind : And thy leave : So that he will not give to any life shalt hang in doubt before thee; of them of the flesh of his children and thou shalt fear day and night, whom he shall eat : because he hath and shalt have none assurance of thy nothing left him in the siege, and in life : In the morning thou shalt say, the straitness wherewith thine ene- would God it were even ! and at even mies shall distress thee in all thy thou shalt say, would God it were gates. The tender and delicate wo- morning! for the fear of thine heart man among you, which would not ad- wherewith thou shalt fear, and for venture to set the sole of her foot the sight of thine eyes which thou upon the ground for delicateness and shalt see. And the Lord shall bring tenderness, her eye shall be evil to thee into Egypt again with ships, by ward the husband of her bosom, and the way whereof I spake unto thee, toward her son, and toward her daugh- thou shalt see it no more again : and ter. And toward her young one that there ye shall be sold unto your enecometh out from between her feet, mies for bondmen and bondwomen, and toward her children which she and no man shall buy you, Deut. shall bear: for she shall eat them for xxviii. 15—68. And it come to pass, want of all things secretly in the siege when he heareth the words of this and straitness wherewith thine curse, that he bless himself in his enemy shall distress thee in thy gates. heart, saying, I shall have peace, If thou wilt not observe to do all the though I walk in the imagination of words of this law that are written in mine heart, to add drunkenness to this book, that thou mayest fear this thirst : The LORD will not spare him, glorious and fearful name, THE but then the anger of the Lord and LORD THY GOD; Then the LORD his jealousy shali smoke against that will make thy plagues wonderful, and man, and all the curses that are writthe plagues of thy seed, even great ten in this book shall lie upon him, plagues, and of long continuance, and and the LORD shall blot out his name sore sicknesses, and of long continu- from under heaven. And the Lord ance. Moreover he will bring upon I shall separate him unto evil out of all

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the tribes of Israel, according to all sure their former work into their bothe curses of the covenant that are som. Thus saith the LORD, As the new written in this book of the law: So wine is found in the cluster, and one that the generation to come of your saith, Destroy it not ; for a blessing children, that shall rise up after you, is in it: so will I do for my servants' and the stranger that sball come sakes that I may not destroy them all. from a far land, shall say, when they And I will bring forth a seed out of see the plagues of that land, and the Jacob, and out of Judah an inheritor sicknesses which the Lord hath laid of my mountains: and mine elect upon it ; And that the whole land shall inherit it, and my servants shall thereof is brimstone, and salt, and dwell there. And Sharon shall be a burning, that it is not sown, nor bear- fold of flocks, and the valley of Achor eth, nor any grass groweth therein, a place for the herds to lie down in, like the overthrow of Sodom, and Go for my people that have sought me. morrah, Admah, and Zeboim, which But ye are they that forsake the LORD, the LORD Overthrew in his anger, and that forget my holy mountain, that in his wrath ; Even all nations shall prepare a table for that troop, and say, Wherefore hath the Lord done that furnish the drink-offering unto thus unto this land? what meaneth that number. Therefore will I numthe heat of this great anger? Then ber you to the sword, and ye shall men shall say, Because they have all bow down to the slaughter : beforsaken the covenant of the LORD cause when I called, ye did not anGod of their fathers, which he made swer ; when I spake, ye did not hear; with them when he brought them forth but did evil before mine eyes, and out of the land of Egypt: For they did choose that wherein I delighted went and served other gods, and wor- not. Therefore thus saith the Lord shipped them, gods whom they knew God, Behold, my servants shall eat, not, and whom he had not given unto but ye shall be hungry: behold, my them: And the anger of the LORD servants shall drink, but ye shall be was kindled against this land, to thirsty : behold, my servants shall bring upon it all the curses that are rejoice, but ye shall be ashamed : bewritten in this book: And the Lord hold, my servants shall sing for joy of rooted them out of their land in an- heart, but ye shall cry for sorrow of ger, and in wrath, and in great indig- heart, and shall howl for vexation of nation, and cast them into another spirit. And ye shall leave your name land, as it is this day, xxix. 19--28. for a curse unto my chosen : for the I have spread out my hands all the Lord God shall slay thee, and call his day unto a rebellious people, which servants by another name, Isa. Ixv. 2 walketh in a way that wus not good, -15. And after threescore and two after their own thoughts. A people weeks shall Messiah be cut off, but that provoketh me to anger conti- not for himself: and the people of nually to my face; that sacrificeth in the prince that shall come shall degardens, and burneth incense upon stroy the city and the sanctuary; altars of brick; Which remain among and the end thereof shall be with a the graves, and lodge in the monu- flood, and unto the end of the war ments ; which eat swine's fesh, and desolations are determined. And he broth of abominable things is in their shall confirm the covenant with many vessels ; Which say, Stand by thy- for one week : and in the midst of self, come not near to me ; for I am the week he shall cause the sacrifice holier than thou. These are a smoke and the oblation to cease, and for the in my nose, a fire that bumeth all the overspreading of abominations he day. Behold, it is written before me; shall make it desolate, even until the I will not keep silence, but will re- consummation, and that determined, compense, even recompense into their shall be poured upon the desolate, bosom. Your iniquities and the iniqui- Dan. ix. 26, 27. Open thy doors, 0 ties of your father's together, saith the Lebanon, that the fire may devour LORD, which have burned incense upon thy cedars. Howl, fir-tree; for the the mountains, and blasphemed me cedar is fallen; because the mighty upon the hills : therefore will I mea. are spoiled : howl, O ye oaks of Ba. VOL. II.

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LUKE XXI. 22--27.

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shan : for the forest of the vintage is | take away the hedge thereof, and it
come down. There is a voice of the shall be eaten up: and break down
bowling of the shepherds ; for their the wall thereof, and it shall be trod-
glory is spoiled: a voice of the roar- den down, Isa. v. 5. But the court
ing of young lions ; for the pride of which is without the temple leave out,
Jordan is spoiled. Thus saith the and measure it not; for it is given
Lord my God, Feed the flock of the unto the Gentiles : and the holy city
slaughter, Whose possessors slay them, shall they tread under foot forty and
and hold themselves not guilty; and two months, xi. 2.
they that sell them say, Blessed be c See on Matt. xii. ver. 18. clause 5.
the LORD; for I am rich : and their
own shepherds pity them not. For I

VER. 25.
will no more pity the inhabitants of Και έσται σημεία εν ηλία, και σελήνη,
the land, saith the Lord: but, lo, I xai astfoss, xai ini tñs yñs ouvoxn lovăr
will deliver the men every one into εν απορία, ηχούσης θαλάσσης και σάλου:
his neighbour's hand, and into the

a And there shall be signs in the sun, hand of his king; and they shall smite the land, and out of their hand and in the moon, and in the stars ; and I will not deliver them, Zech. xi, 1–6. upon the earth distress of nations, with per

plexity; the seu and the waves roaring ; VER. 23.

[Immediately after the tribulation Ουαί δε ταϊς εν γαστρι εχούσαις, και | of those days shall the sun be darkenταϊς θηλαζούσαις εν εκείναις ταις ημέραις· | ed, and the moon shall not give her έσται γας ανάγκη μεγάλη επί της γης, light, and the stars shall fall from και οργή εν τω λαώ τούτω. .

heaven, and the powers of the heavens a But woe unto them that are with shall be shaken, Matt. xxiv. 29. But child, and to them that give suck, in 1 in those days, after that tribulation, those days! for there shall be great dis- the sun shall be darkened, and the tress in the land, and wrath upon this moon shall not give her light; And people.

the stars of heaven shall fall, and the [And woe unto them that are with powers that are in heaven shall be child, and to them that give suck in shaken, Mark xiii. 24, 25.] those days! For then shall be great

a See on Matt. xxiv, ver. 29. clause 2. tribulation, such as was not since the

VER. 26. beginning of the world to this time, no, nor ever shall be, Matt. xxiv. 19.

'Αποψυχόντων ανθρώπων από φόβου και 21. And woe unto them that are with | προσδοκίας των επερχομένων τη οικουμένη: child, and to them that give suck in

αι γαρ δυνάμεις των ουρανών σαλευθήσονται. , those days! For in those days shall Men's hearts failing them for fear, be affliction, such as was not from the and for looking after those things which beginning of the creation which God are coming on the earth : a for the powers created, unto this time, neither shall of heaven shall be shaken. be; Mark xiii. 17. 19.]

a See on Matt. xxiv, ver. 29. clause 2. a See on Matt. xxiv. ver. 19. 21.

VER. 27.
VER. 24.

Και τότε όψονται τον υιόν του ανθρώπου
Και πεσούνται στόματι μαχαίρας, και έρχόμενον εν νεφέλη μετά δυνάμεως και
αιχμαλωτισθήσονται εις πάντα τα έθνη» | δοξης πολλής.
και Ιερουσαλήμ έσται πατουμένη υπό εθνών, , a And then shall they see 'the Son of
έχει πληρωθώσι καιροί εθνών. .

man coming in a cloud with power and a And they shall fall by the edge of the great glory. sword, and shall be led away captive into [And then shall appear the sign of all nations : band Jerusalem shall be the Son of man in heaven : and then trodden down of the Gentiles, C until the shall all the tribes of the earth mourn, times of the Gentiles be fulfilled. and they shall see the Son of man a See on ver. 22.

coming in the clouds of heaven with And now, go to; I will tell you power and great glory, Matt. xxiv. 30. what I will do to my vineyard : I will | And then shall they see the Son of

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LUKE XXI. 27–36.

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man coming in the clouds, with great ration shall not pass, till all these power and glory, Mark xiii. 26.) things be fulfilled, Matt. xxiv. 34. a See on Matt. xxiv. ver. 30. Verily 1 say unto you, that this ge

neration shall not pass, till all these VER. 28.

things be done, Mark xiii. 30.]' 'Αρχομένων δε τούτων γίνεσθαι, ανακύ- a See on Matt. xxiv. ver. 34. ψατε και επάρατε τας κεφαλάς υμών: διότι έγίζει και απολύτρωσις υμών. .

VER. 33. And when these things begin to come

Ο ουρανός και η γη παρελεύσονται, οι δε to pass, then look up, and lift up your tóyou peou ou un tagéntwor. heads; for your redemption draweth nigh. a Heaven and earth shall pass away;

but my words shall not pass away. VER. 29.

[Heaven and earth shall pass away, Και είπε παραβολήν αυτοίς: Ιδετε την

but my words shall not pass away, συκών και πάντα τα δένδρα:

Matt. xxiv. 35. Heaven and earth And he spake to them a parable ; Be- shall pass away; but my words shall hold the fig-tree, and all the trees;

not pass away, Mark xiii. 31.) (Now leam a parable of the fig- a See on Matt. xxiv. ver. 35. tree, Matt. xxiv. 52. Now learn a parable of the fig tree, Mark xiii. 28.]

VER. 34.

Προσέχετε δε εαυτοίς, μήποτε βαρυνVER. 30.

θώσιν υμών αι καρδίαι εν κραιπάλη, και “Οταν προβάλωσιν ήδη, βλέποντες, αφ' μέθη, και μερίμναις βιωτικαίς, και αιφνίεαυτών γινώσκετε ότι ήδη εγγύς το θέρος | διος εφ' υμάς επιστη η ημέρα εκείνη. εστίν.

a And take heed to yourselves, lest at When they now shoot forth, ye see and

any time your hearts be overcharged with know of your own selves that summer is surfeiting, and drunkenness, a and cares now nigh at hand.

of this life, cand so come upon you (When his branch is yet tender, and unawares. putteth forth leaves, ye know that

a And that, knowing the time, that summer is nigh, Matt. xxiv. 52. When

now it is bigh time to awake ont of her branch is yet tender, and putteth sleep: for now is our salvation nearer forth leaves, ye know that summer is than when we believed. The night is near, Mark xiii. 28.]

far spent, the day is at hand: let us

therefore cast off the works of darkVER. 31.

ness, and let us put on the armour of Octs rai iptis, őtar inte taĒTA 460 light. Let us walk honestly, as in the νόμενα, γινώσκετε ότι εγγύς έστιν ή βασι- | day ; not in rioting and drunkenness, λεία του Θεού.

not in chambering and wantonness, So likewise ye, when ye see these things not in strife and envying, Rom. xiii. come to pass, know ye that a the kingdom 11--13. of God is nigh at hand.

b See on Matt. xiii, ver. 22. [So likewise ye, when ye shall see

c See on Matt. xxiv. ver. 42–44. all these things, know that it is near, even at the doors, Matt. xxiv. 33. So

VER. 35. ye in like manner, when ye shall see “Ως παγίς γαρ επελεύσεται επί πάντας these things come to pass, know that | τους καθημένους επί πρόσωπον πάσης της it is nigh, even at the doors, Mark vñs. xiii. 29.)

For as a snare shall it come on all a See on Matt. iii. ver. 2. clause 2. them that dwell on the face of the whole

earth. VER. 32.

VER. 36. "Αμήν λέγω υμίν, ότι ου μή παρέλθη ή 'Αγρυπνείτε ούν, εν παντί καιρώ δεόμεγενεά αύτη, έως αν πάντα γένηται.

νοι, ίνα καταξιωθήτε εκφυγείν ταύτα «Verily I say unto you, This genera- πάντα τα μέλλοντα γίνεσθαι, και σταθήναι tion shall not pass away, till all be ful- | égetepecoey toū vios Toő áv@páww. filled.

a Watch ye therefore, band pray always. [Verily I say unto you, This gene- cthat ye may be accounted worthy to

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