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Torrey's Topical Textbook

Olive-Tree, the

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  • Often grew wild
    Romans 11:17

  • CULTIVATED
    • In olive yards
      1 Samuel 8:14; Nehemiah 5:11
    • Among rocks
      Deuteronomy 32:13
    • On the sides of mountains
      Matthew 21:1

  • Canaan abounded in
    Deuteronomy 6:11; 8:8

  • Assyria abounded in
    2 Kings 18:32

  • Kings of Israel largely cultivated
    1 Chronicles 27:28

  • DESCRIBED AS
    • Green
      Jeremiah 11:16
    • Fair and beautiful
      Jeremiah 11:16; Hosea 14:6
    • Fat and unctuous
      Judges 9:9; Romans 11:17
    • Bearing goodly fruit
      Jeremiah 11:16; James 3:12

  • Grafting of, alluded to
    Romans 11:24

  • Pruning of, alluded to
    Romans 11:18,19

  • Often cast its flowers
    Job 15:33

  • Often cast its fruit
    Deuteronomy 28:40

  • Often suffered from caterpillars
    Amos 4:9

  • Good for the service of God and man
    Judges 9:9

  • Oil procured from
    Exodus 27:20; Deuteronomy 8:8

  • USED FOR MAKING
    • The cherubim in the temple
      1 Kings 6:23
    • The doors and posts of the temple
      1 Kings 6:31-33
    • Booths at feast of tabernacles
      Nehemiah 8:15

  • Beaten to remove the fruit
    Deuteronomy 24:20

  • Shaken when fully ripe
    Isaiah 17:6

  • Gleaning of, left for the poor
    Deuteronomy 24:20

  • Fruit of, during sabbatical year left for the poor, &c
    Exodus 23:11

  • The fruit of, trodden in presses to extract the oil
    Micah 6:15; Haggai 2:16

  • Failure of, a great calamity
    Habakkuk 3:17,18

  • ILLUSTRATIVE
    • Of Christ
      Romans 11:17,24; Zechariah 4:3,12
    • Of the Jewish church
      Jeremiah 11:16
    • Of the righteous
      Psalm 52:8; Hosea 14:6
    • Of children of pious parents
      Psalm 128:3
    • Of the two witnesses
      Revelation 11:3,4
    • (When wild,) of the Gentiles
      Romans 11:17,24
    • (Gleaning of,) of the remnant of grace
      Isaiah 17:6; 24:13
    • Probably origin of its being the emblem of peace
      Genesis 8:11

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Olive-Tree, the'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/o/olive-tree-the.html. 1897.

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