Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Seals

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  • Called signet
    Genesis 38:18,25

  • Precious stones set in gold used as
    Exodus 28:11

  • Inscriptions upon, alluded to
    2 Timothy 2:19

  • Generally worn as rings or bracelets
    Jeremiah 22:24

  • IMPRESSIONS OF
    • Frequently taken in clay
      Job 38:14
    • Used for security
      Daniel 6:17; Matthew 27:66
    • Attached to all royal decrees
      1 Kings 21:8; Esther 3:12; 8:8
    • Attached to covenants
      Nehemiah 9:38; 10:1
    • Attached to lease and transfers of property
      Jeremiah 32:9-12,44
    • Set upon treasures
      Deuteronomy 32:34
    • Attached to the victims approved for sacrifice, alluded to
      John 6:27
    • Were given by kings as a badge of authority
      Genesis 41:41,42

  • Illustrative of
    • Circumcision
      Romans 4:11
    • Converts
      1 Corinthians 9:2
    • What is dear or valued
      Song of Solomon 8:6; Jeremiah 22:24; Haggai 2:23
    • Secrecy
      Daniel 12:4; Revelation 5:1; 10:4
    • Security
      Song of Solomon 4:12; 2 Timothy 2:19; Revelation 7:2-8; 20:3
    • Full approval
      John 3:33
    • Appropriation of saints to God by the Spirit
      2 Corinthians 1:22; Ephesians 1:13; 4:30
    • Restraint
      Job 9:7; 37:7; Revelation 20:3

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Seals'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/s/seals.html. 1897.

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