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Bible Concordances

Torrey's Topical Textbook

Towers

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  • Origin and antiquity of
    Genesis 11:4

  • WERE BUILT
    • In cities
      Judges 9:51
    • On the walls of cities
      2 Chronicles 14:7; 26:9
    • In the forests
      2 Chronicles 27:4
    • In the deserts
      2 Chronicles 26:10
    • In vineyards
      Isaiah 5:2; Matthew 21:33

  • Frequently very high
    Isaiah 2:15

  • Frequently strong and well fortified
    Judges 9:51; 2 Chronicles 26:9

  • Were used as armouries
    Song of Solomon 4:4

  • Were used as citadels in time of war
    Judges 9:51; Ezekiel 27:11

  • Watchmen posted on, in times of danger
    2 Kings 9:17; Habakkuk 2:1

  • MENTIONED IN SCRIPTURE
    • Babel
      Genesis 11:9
    • Edar
      Genesis 35:21
    • Penuel
      Judges 8:17
    • Shechem
      Judges 9:46
    • Thebez
      Judges 9:50,51
    • David
      Song of Solomon 4:4
    • Lebanon
      Song of Solomon 7:4
    • Of the furnaces
      Nehemiah 3:11
    • Meah
      Nehemiah 12:39
    • Jezreel
      2 Kings 9:17
    • Hananeel
      Jeremiah 31:38; Zechariah 14:10
    • Syene
      Ezekiel 29:10; 30:6
    • Siloam
      Luke 13:4

  • Of Jerusalem remarkable for number, strength, and beauty
    Psalm 48:12

  • Frequently thrown down in war
    Judges 8:17; 9:49; Ezekiel 26:4

  • Frequently left desolate
    Isaiah 32:14; Zephaniah 3:6

  • ILLUSTRATIVE OF
    • God as the protector of his people
      2 Samuel 22:3,51; Psalm 18:2; 61:3
    • The name of the Lord
      Proverbs 18:10
    • Ministers
      Jeremiah 6:27
    • Mount Sion
      Micah 4:8
    • The grace and dignity of the church
      Song of Solomon 4:4; 7:4; 8:10
    • The proud and haughty
      Isaiah 2:15; 30:25

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Bibliography Information
Torrey, Reuben Archer. Entry for 'Towers'. Torrey's Topical Textbook. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ttt/t/towers.html. 1897.

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