Torrey's New Topical Textbook
Sun and moon designed to mark out @Ge 1:14.
The patriarchs computed time by @Ge 29:14.
The Jews computed time by @Jdj 11:37; 1Sa 6:1; 1Ki 4:7.
Commenced with first appearance of new moon @Nu 10:10; Ps 81:3.
Originally had no names @Ge 7:11; 8:4.
The year composed of twelve @1Ch 27:2-15; Es 2:12; Re 22:2.
Names of the twelve
First, Nisan or Abib. @Ex 13:4; Ne 2:1.
Idolaters prognosticated by @Isa 47:13.
Second, Zif. @1Ki 6:1,37.
Third, Sivan. @Es 8:9.
Fourth, Tammuz. @Zec 8:19.
Fifth, Av. @Zec 7:3.
Sixth, Elul. @Ne 6:15.
Seventh, Ethanim. @1Ki 8:2.
Eighth, Bul. @1Ki 6:38.
Ninth, Chisleu. @Zec 7:1.
Tenth, Tebeth. @Es 2:16.
Eleventh, Sebat. @Zec 1:7.
Twelfth, Adar. @Ezr 6:15; Es 3:7.
Observance of, condemned @Ga 4:10.
The second part of the day at the creation @Ge 1:5,8,13,19,23,31.
The first part of the natural day @Mr 16:2.
Ordained by God @Job 38:12.
Began with first dawn @Jos 6:15; Ps 119:147.
Continued until noon @1Ki 18:26; Ne 8:3.
First dawning of, called the eyelids of the morning @Job 3:9; 41:18.
The outgoings of, made to rejoice @Ps 65:8.
Was frequently cloudless @2Sa 23:4.
A red sky in, a sign of bad weather @Mt 16:3.
Ushered in by the morning star @Job 38:7.
Of the resurrection day. @Ps 49:14.
(Breaking forth,) of the glory of the church. @Song 6:10; Isa 58:8.
(Star of,) of the glory of Christ. @Re 22:16.
(Star of,) of reward of saints. @Re 2:28.
(Clouds in,) of the short lived profession of hypocrites. @Ho 6:4.
(Wings of,) of rapid movements. @Ps 139:9.
(Spread upon the mountains,) of heavy calamities. @Joe 2:2.
Destructive to garments @Mt 6:19; Jas 5:2.
Destroyed by the slightest touch @Job 4:19.
Of God in the execution of his judgments. @Ho 5:12.
(Eating a garment,) of God's judgments. @Isa 50:9; 51:8.
(Garments eaten by,) of those who have suffered severe judgments. @Job 13:28.
(Making its house in garments,) of man's folly in providing earthly things. @Job 27:18.
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