International Standard Bible EncyclopediaHorses of the Sun
HORSES OF THE SUN
(2 Kings 23:11): In connection with the sun-worship practiced by idolatrous kings in the temple at Jerusalem (2 Kings 23:5; compare Ezekiel 8:16), horses dedicated to the sun, with chariots, had been placed at the entrance of the sacred edifice. These Josiah, in his great reformation, "took away," and burned the chariots with fire. Horses sacred to the sun were common among oriental peoples (Bochart, Heiroz., I, 2, 10).
... hundred and sixty-five youths in scarlet dresses, to represent the days of the year;
then the Magi, and the gilded chariot and white horses of the Sun; and next ...
//christianbookshelf.org/yonge/the chosen people/lesson xv alexander.htm
Some Portions of the virtue have Good in Them, Others More Good ...
... For they say that the sun and moon have contracted no stain from their admixture
with ... as far as the breast were men, and in the lower part horses, which are ...
/.../alexander/of the manichaeans/chapter xxi some portions of the.htm
... have a merry night to-night; we will bow before the shrine of Ashtaroth, and thank
her that she has set thee at liberty; lo, the horses of the sun are ready ...
//christianbookshelf.org/spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 2 1856/manasseh.htm
... The April sun, hot as a torrid July noon in northern lands, discovered the sleeper
and stared into his ... Three mounted soldiers leading a score of horses passed. ...
//christianbookshelf.org/miller/the yoke/chapter xlii expatriation.htm
The Races --A Letter
... The hobby-horses swarmed with Negresses and Hindoos of the lower order. ... Then I walked
back under the blazing sun across the Savanna, over the sensitive plants ...
//christianbookshelf.org/kingsley/at last/chapter xv the racesa letter.htm
His Journey to South Russia.
... In these three articles of dress they drive the horses and oxen; the sun burns them
to a dark brown, almost black. The children we saw were quite naked. ...
/.../chapter xix his journey to.htm
... They had prayed to the sun and moon; and this was the fruit of their ... of that misery,
that wretched King Ahab seems to have cared for nothing but his horses. ...
/...//christianbookshelf.org/kingsley/town and country sermons/sermon ix obadiah.htm
The Days of the Week
... Nothing, except the sun, seemed so grand and beautiful to them as the moon ... should
there be hanging the rotting carcases, not of goats and horses merely, but of ...
/.../christianbookshelf.org/kingsley/the good news of god/sermon xxv the days of.htm
To the Rev. A. Brandram
... About four leagues from Santander, whilst we were baiting our horses at a village ...
intention of doing so; but on arriving there, finding that the sun was still ...
/.../borrow/letters of george borrow/to the rev a brandram 31.htm
The Seventh (And Last) vision "On Earth"
... of chief-captains, and the flesh of mighty men, and the flesh of horses, and of
them ... here, as they are in Ezekiel; for this cry goes forth from the sun, and is ...
/.../bullinger/commentary on revelation/the seventh and last vision.htm
Horses of the Sun
• Bible Dictionary
• Bible Encyclopedia
• Topical Bible
• Bible Thesuarus