‘black’….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

BlackIn the twilight, in the evening,
in the black and dark night: – Proverbs 7:9

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “black”.

Leviticus 13:31 And if the priest look on the plague of the scall,
and, behold, it be not in sight deeper than the skin,
and that there is no black hair in it;
then the priest shall shut up him
that hath the plague of the scall seven days:

Leviticus 13:37 But if the scall be in his sight at a stay,
and that there is black hair grown up therein;
the scall is healed, he is clean:
and the priest shall pronounce him clean.

1 Kings 18:45 And it came to pass in the mean while,
that the heaven was black with clouds and wind,
and there was a great rain. And Ahab rode,
and went to Jezreel.

Esther 1:6 Where were white, green,
and blue, hangings, fastened with cords of fine linen and purple
to silver rings and pillars of marble:
the beds were of gold and silver,
upon a pavement of red,
and blue,
and white,
and black, marble.

Job 3:5 Let darkness and the shadow of death stain it;
let a cloud dwell upon it;
let the blackness of the day terrify it.

Job 6:16 Which are blackish by reason of the ice,
and wherein the snow is hid:

17. What time they wax warm, they vanish:
when it is hot,
they are consumed out of their place.

Job 30:30 My skin is black upon me,
and my bones are burned with heat.

Proverbs 7:9 In the twilight,
in the evening,
in the black and dark night:

10. And, behold, there met him a woman
with the attire of an harlot,
and subtil of heart.

11. (She  is loud and stubborn;
her feet abide not in her house:
12. Now  is she without,
now in the streets,
and lieth in wait at every corner.)

Song of Solomon 1:5 I am black, but comely,
O ye daughters of Jerusalem,
as the tents of Kedar,
as the curtains of Solomon.

Song of Solomon 1:6 Look not upon me,
because I am black,
because the sun hath looked upon me:
my mother’s children were angry with me;
they made me the keeper of the vineyards;
but mine own vineyard have I not kept.

Song of Solomon 5:11 His head is as the most fine gold,
his locks are bushy,
and black as a raven.

Isaiah 50:3 I clothe the heavens with blackness,
and I make sackcloth their covering.

Jeremiah 4:28 For this shall the earth mourn,
and the heavens above be black:
because I have spoken it,
I have purposed it,
and will not repent,
neither will I turn back from it.

Jeremiah 8:21 For the hurt of the daughter of my people am I hurt;
I am black;
astonishment hath taken hold on me.

Jeremiah 14:2 Judah mourneth,
and the gates thereof languish;
they are black unto the ground;
and the cry of Jerusalem is gone up.

Lamentations 4:8 Their visage is blacker than a coal;
they are not known in the streets:
their skin cleaveth to their bones;
it is withered, it is become like a stick.

Lamentations 5:10 Our skin was black like an oven
because of the terrible famine.

Joel 2:6 Before their face the people shall be much pained:
all faces shall gather blackness.

Nahum 2:10 She is empty,
and void,
and waste:
and the heart melteth,
and the knees smite together,
and much pain is in all loins,
and the faces of them all gather blackness.

Zechariah 6:2 In the first chariot were red horses;
and in the second chariot black horses;

Zechariah 6:6 The black horses which are therein go forth into the north country;
and the white go forth after them;
and the grisled go forth toward the south country.

Matthew 5:36 Neither shalt thou swear by thy head,
because thou canst not make one hair white or black.

Hebrews 12:18 For ye are not come unto the mount that might be touched,
and that burned with fire,
nor unto blackness,
and darkness,
and tempest,

Jude 1:13 Raging waves of the sea,
foaming out their own shame;
wandering stars,
to whom is reserved the blackness of darkness for ever.

Revelation 6:5 And when he had opened the third seal,
I heard the third beast say, Come and see.
And I beheld, and lo a black horse;
and he that sat on him had a pair of balances in his hand.

Revelation 6:12 And I beheld when he had opened the sixth seal,
and, lo, there was a great earthquake;
and the sun became black as sackcloth of hair,
and the moon became as blood;

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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