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Map of Old Testament Israel - Mount Lebanon
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Mount Lebanon mountains and region. the mountain range parallel with the coast of Phoenicia; the valley of Lebanon was between this and the parallel range (Anti-Lebanon) to the East, the ranges collectively called (by mod. writers) 'the Lebanons' and the district Lebanon. Mountain as landmark, Deut. 1. 7; cf. Josh. 1. 4; Jer. 18. 14; 22. 6; source of timber for Solomon's temple, 1 Kgs. 5. 6ff., cf. 1 Kgs. 9. 19; its forests, Isa. 10. 34 &c.; Ps. 37. 35 &c.; cf. Hos.14. 6, 7
Deuteronomy 1:7 -
Turn you, and take your journey, and go to the mount of the Amorites, and unto all [the places] nigh thereunto, in the plain, in the hills, and in the vale, and in the south, and by the sea side, to the land of the Canaanites, and unto Lebanon, unto the great river, the river Euphrates.
Joshua 1:4 - From the wilderness and this Lebanon even unto the great river, the river Euphrates, all the land of the Hittites, and unto the great sea toward the going down of the sun, shall be your coast.
Jeremiah 18:14 - Will [a man] leave the snow of Lebanon [which cometh] from the rock of the field? [or] shall the cold flowing waters that come from another place be forsaken?
Jeremiah 22:6 - For thus saith the LORD unto the king's house of Judah; Thou [art] Gilead unto me, [and] the head of Lebanon: [yet] surely I will make thee a wilderness, [and] cities [which] are not inhabited.
1 Kings 5:6 - Now therefore command thou that they hew me cedar trees out of Lebanon; and my servants shall be with thy servants: and unto thee will I give hire for thy servants according to all that thou shalt appoint: for thou knowest that [there is] not among us any that can skill to hew timber like unto the Sidonians.
1 Kings 9:19 - And all the cities of store that Solomon had, and cities for his chariots, and cities for his horsemen, and that which Solomon desired to build in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and in all the land of his dominion.
Isaiah 10:34 - And he shall cut down the thickets of the forest with iron, and Lebanon shall fall by a mighty one.
Psalms 37:35 - I have seen the wicked in great power, and spreading himself like a green bay tree.
Hosea 14:6 - His branches shall spread, and his beauty shall be as the olive tree, and his smell as Lebanon.
Hosea 14:7 - They that dwell under his shadow shall return; they shall revive [as] the corn, and grow as the vine: the scent thereof [shall be] as the wine of Lebanon.
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