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Heavenly Secrets,

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WORD of the LORD,

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2606. HE Word of the Old Testament was formerly callid the

Law and the Prophets; by the Law were understood

all Historicals, which are the five Books of Mofes, Judges, Samuel and Kings; by the Prophets, all the Prophecies which are of Isaiab, Jeremiab, Ezekiel, Daniel, Hofea, Joel, Amos, Obadiab, Jonab, Micab, Nahum, Habakuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariab, Malachi, as also the Plalms of David. The Historicals of the Word are also callid Mofes, thence occasionally are put for the Law and the Prophets ; it is said, Moses and the Prophetss, and the Prophecies Elias ; see the Preface to Chap. xviii. Gen.

2607. With regard to Historicals, all Things there are historically trụe; besides those Things which are in the First Chapter of Genefis, which are Historical Facts, of which in the First Part; and altho' they are historically true, yet have they an internal Sense, and in that Sense, like the Propheticals, treat only of the Lord, they also treat of Heaven and the Church, and also of those Things which are of Heaven and the Church, but those Things are of the Lord, wherefore by them they look to the Lord, and from thence are the Word; all the Historicals there are Representatives, and all the Words, with which they are described, are Significatives; that Historicals are

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