Almost as if it were a preamble, Psalm 103: 1-2 concentrates on the benefactor. This way, it assures the believer that whatever benefits which are to follow can be counted upon because of the divinity,
Why would anyone have to be reminded not to forget all of the Lord’s benefits? Could it be that we have become so accustomed to them that we take them for granted? Or, that we
We could very easily take all day to bless His holy nature. By nature, He is omniscient, omnipotent, omnipresent, omni-beneficent. By nature, He is gracious, loving and kind. By nature, He is real, righteous and
This word is found only in Matt. 23:23. It is the plant commonly “known by the name of dill, the Peucedanum graveolens of the” botanist. This name dill is derived from a Norse word which “means to soothe, the plant having the carminative property of” “allaying pain. The common dill, the Anethum graveolens, is an” annual growing wild in the cornfields of Spain and Portugal and the south of Europe generally. There is also a species of dill cultivated in Eastern countries known by the name of shubit. It was this species of garden plant of which the Pharisees were in “the habit of paying tithes. The Talmud requires that the seeds,” “leaves, and stem of dill shall pay tithes. It is an” “umbelliferous plant, very like the caraway, its leaves, which” “are aromatic, being used in soups and pickles. The proper anise” is the Pimpinella anisum.
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