- God makes.
Psalms 74:17 Thou hast set all the borders of the earth: thou hast made summer and winter.
- Yearly return of, secured by covenant.
Genesis 8:22 While the earth remaineth, seedtime and harvest, and cold and heat, and summer and winter, and day and night shall not cease.
- Coldness and inclemency of, noticed.
Proverbs 20:4 The sluggard will not plow by reason of the cold; therefore shall he beg in harvest, and have nothing.
John 10:22 And it was at Jerusalem the feast of the dedication, and it was winter.
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Matthew 24:20 But pray ye that your flight be not in the winter, neither on the sabbath day:
2 Timothy 4:21 Do thy diligence to come before winter. Eubulus greeteth thee, and Pudens, and Linus, and Claudia, and all the brethren.
Acts 27:9 Now when much time was spent, and when sailing was now dangerous, because the fast was now already past, Paul admonished them,
- Ships were laid up in port during.
Acts 27:12 And because the haven was not commodious to winter in, the more part advised to depart thence also, if by any means they might attain to Phenice, and there to winter; which is an haven of Crete, and lieth toward the south west and north west.
Acts 28:11 And after three months we departed in a ship of Alexandria, which had wintered in the isle, whose sign was Castor and Pollux.
- The Jews frequently had special houses for.
Jeremiah 36:22 Now the king sat in the winterhouse in the ninth month: and there was a fire on the hearth burning before him.
Amos 3:15 And I will smite the winter house with the summer house; and the houses of ivory shall perish, and the great houses shall have an end, saith the LORD.
- Illustrative of seasons of spiritual adversity.
Song of Solomon 2:11 For, lo, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone;