The ninth son of Jacob, and the sixth point of the ancient English lectures, which alluded to the circumambulation about the altar, because, as the tribe of Issachar was a thriftless and indolent tribe, they required a leader to advance them to equal elevation of the other tribes. — ( Genesis 49:14 )

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Genesis 49:14

14 Issachar is a strong ass couching down between two burdens:

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