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sham'-b'-lz (makellon): A slaughter-house; then a butcher's stall, meat-market. The word is once used in the New Testament in 1 Corinthians 10:25.

3111. makellon -- a meat market
... a meat market, food market. Of Latin origin (macellum); a butcher's stall, meat
market or provision-shop -- shambles. (makello) -- 1 Occurrence. 3110, 3111. ...
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1 Cor. x. 25
... Homily XXV. 1 Cor. x. 25. 1 1 Corinthians 10:25 Whatsoever is sold in the
shambles, eat, asking no question for conscience sake. ...
/.../homilies on the epistles of paul to the corinthians/homily xxv 1 cor x.htm

On Avoiding Offence.
... For by thy knowledge he that is weak is destroyed." [2812] Should they say, "Whatsoever
is sold in the shambles, ought that to be bought?" adding, by way of ...
/.../clement/the stromata or miscellanies/chapter xv on avoiding offence.htm

He that Doubteth is Damned if He Eat, Because He Eateth not of ...
... the priest. The priests used to send their portion to market to sell, and
it was sold in the shambles as any other meat. The Christian ...
/.../finney/lectures to professing christians/he that doubteth is damned.htm

The Blood of the Testament
... for putting it away. I suppose that the outer court of the Jewish temple
was something worse than ordinary shambles. If you will ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 58 1912/the blood of the testament.htm

Beginning at Jerusalem. --Luke xxiv. 47.
... could not escape them. In a word, Jerusalem was now become the shambles,
the very slaughter- shop for saints. This was the place ...
/.../bunyan/jerusalem sinner saved/beginning at jerusalem luke xxiv 47.htm

An Unalterable Law
... The place looked so like a shambles, that to visit it must have been far from
attractive to the natural taste, and to delight in it, a man had need of a ...
/.../spurgeon/spurgeons sermons volume 60 1914/an unalterable law.htm

Cheer for Despondency
... The lamb's thoughts are in the fold, and all unconscious of the shambles; it licks
the hand that smites it, not knowing of its coming speedy death. ...
// on proverbs/cheer for despondency.htm

But we are Called to Account as Harm-Doers on Another Ground...
... So we sojourn with you in the world, abjuring neither forum, nor shambles, nor bath,
nor booth, nor workshop, nor inn, nor weekly market, nor any other places ...
// xlii but we are.htm

The Judicial Retribution of These Migrations Refuted with Raillery ...
... (It will animate), I suppose, some cattle destined for the slaughter-house and the
shambles, that it may itself be killed, even as it has killed; and be itself ...
/.../a treatise on the soul/chapter xxxiii the judicial retribution of.htm

Eutyches and Philip in Profundis
... They might continue to whip, and thumbscrew, and rack, and burn, and torture for
months; they might turn Constantinople into shambles, and kindle the ...
/.../chapter lvi eutyches and philip.htm

Shambles (1 Occurrence)
...SHAMBLES. sham'-b'-lz (makellon): A slaughter-house; then a butcher's stall,
meat-market. ... Multi-Version Concordance Shambles (1 Occurrence). ...
/s/shambles.htm - 7k

Inquiry (15 Occurrences)
... these things? (DBY). 1 Corinthians 10:25 Everything sold in the shambles eat,
making no inquiry for conscience sake. (DBY). 1 Corinthians ...
/i/inquiry.htm - 11k

Shamariah (1 Occurrence)

/s/shamariah.htm - 6k

Whatsoever (167 Occurrences)
... him. (ASV). 1 Corinthians 10:25 Whatsoever is sold in the shambles, that
eat, asking no question for conscience sake: (KJV ASV). 1 ...
/w/whatsoever.htm - 35k

Shame (412 Occurrences)

/s/shame.htm - 43k

Food (2953 Occurrences)
... merchants (Matthew 25:9), and so on; and Corinth, we may be sure, was not the only
city of Paul's day that had a provision market ("shambles," 1 Corinthians 10 ...
/f/food.htm - 36k

Bible Concordance
Shambles (1 Occurrence)

1 Corinthians 10:25 Whatsoever is sold in the shambles, that eat, asking no question for conscience sake:



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