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THE DOMINANT HEART-CHARACTER

OF THE PERSONALITY OF

NAPHTALI

IN ACTION

AND ALSO GIVING

THE RESULTS OF HIS ACTS

UNDER THE GUIDANCE OF

THE LORD

IN THE LAST DAYS

The Lord portraying the GENESIS XLIX:21—B. C. 1689
HEART-CHARACTER of the
Tribe of Naphtali.

* 21 || Naphtali is a hind let loose:
he giveth goodly words.

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JULDGES IV:1-9—B. C. 1316

1 And the children of Israel again did evil in the sight of the LORD, when Ehud was dead.

2 And the LORD sold them into the hand of Jabin king of Canaan, that reigned in Hazor; the captain of whose host was Sisera,

which dwelt in Harosheth of the Rev. W. G. Evans was of the

Gentiles. Tribe of Naphtali. –From Webber.

3. And the children of Israel

cried unto the LORD: for he had DEUT. XXXIII:23—B. C. 1451 nine hundred chariots of iron; and * 239 And of Naphtali he said, O pressed the children of Israel.

o twenty opNaphtali, satisfied with favour, and full with the blessing of the 4 | And Deborah, a prophetess, LORD; possess thou the west and the wife of Lapidoth, she judged the south.

Israel at that time.

*Deut. 33:23 and Gen. 49:21—“Naphtali is a hind let loose: He giveth goodly words.” The dominant HEART-CHARACTER of the Personality of Naphtali in action. Ps. 85:9—Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land. Is. 57:1-2—1 The righteous perisheth, and no man layeth it to heart: and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from the evil to come. 2 He shall enter into peace: they shall rest in their beds, each one walking in his unrightness.

5 And she dwelt under the palm- JUDGES V:18_B. C. 1296 tree of Deborah between Ramah and Bethel in mount Ephraim: 18 Zebulun and Naphtali were and the children of Israel came up a people that jeoparded their lives to her for judgment.

unto the death in the high places

of the field. 6 And she sent and called Barak the son of Abinoam out of Kedesh-naphtali, and said unto him, GEN. XLVIII:15-20—B. C. 1689 Hath not the LORD God of Israel

15 And he blessed Joseph, and commanded, saying, Go and draw said, God, before whom my fathers toward mount Tabor, and take Abraham and Isaac did walk, the with thee ten thousand men of the God which fed me all my life long children of Naphtali and of the

unto this day, children of Zebulun?

16 The Angel which redeemed 7 And I will draw unto thee to me from all evil, bless the lads; the river Kishon Sisera, the cap- and let my name be named on tain of Jabin's army, with his them, and the name of my fathers chariots and his multitude; and I Abraham and Isaac; and let them will deliver him into thine hand.

grow into a multitude in the midst 8 And Barak said unto her, If of the earth. thou wilt go with me, then I will 17 And when Joseph saw that go: but if thou wilt not go with his father laid his right hand upon me, then I will not go.

the head of Ephraim, it displeased 9 And she said, I will surely go him: and he held up his father's with thee: notwithstanding the hand to remove it from Ephraim's journey that thou takest shall not head unto Manasseh's head. be for thine honour; for the LORD 18 And Joseph said unto his shall sell Sisera into the hand of father, Not so, my father: for this a woman. And Deborah arose, and is the firstborn; put thy right hand went with Barak to Kedesh.

upon his head.

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