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mise of Christ to him.--Genesis xii. 1, 2, 3,
On the appearance and manifestation of Christ to Jacob, in the
representation of a visionary ladder, at Luz; which, from
it, he named Bethel; i.e. the house of God.Genesis
xxviii, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15........
On the appearance and manifestation of the Lord Jesus Christ
to Moses, at the burning bush at Horeb.-Exodus iii. 15. 134
On the finishing the temple built by Solomon, setting the fur-
niture of it in its proper form and place, opening it with
solemn, costly, and magnificent sacrifices, with God's tes-
timony of approbation, by the cloud of glory which came
down on the house and filled it; a prefiguration of
with all the fulness of the Godhead.--2 Chronicles v.
ix. 6, 7.......
ON THE FIRST REVELATION OF JESUS CHRIST, WITH
THE SOLEMN EXHIBITION OF HIM AS THE PROPITIATION; AND THE RECORD OF THE ACTS AND TRANSACTIONS OF THE ETERNAL THREE IN THE CHERUBIC EMBLEMS, PLACED AT THE EAST OF THE
GARDEN OF EDEN,
GENESIS, c. iii. v. 24. " So he drove out the man: and he placed at the east end of the garden of Eden, icherubims, and a flaming sword which turned every way, to keep the way of the tree of life.”
N this most invaluable book, which is stiled the
BIBLE, that is, the Book of Books, on account of the transcendent excellency thereof, it hath pleased the Lord God to make a revelation of his essence, personalities, and perfections: and the first chapter of Moses's writings give us a clear