Who satisfies your mouth with good things… Psalm 103:5a Psalm 37: 3 declares: “Trust in the Lord, and do good; so shalt thou dwell in the land, and verily thou shalt be fed.” There, the
In the first half of Psalm 103:4, God redeems us. Then, with only the separation of the pause of a comma, in the second half of the same verse, He crowns us. In other words,
When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I understood as a child, I thought as a child; but when I became a man, I put away childish things. (1 Corinthians 13:11) What
“As a mineral, consists of carbonate of lime, its texture varying” from the highly crystalline to the compact. In Esther 1:6 there “are four Hebrew words which are rendered marble:, (1.) Shesh,” pillars of marble. But this word probably designates dark-blue “limestone rather than marble. (2.) Dar, some regard as Parian” “marble. It is here rendered “white marble.” But nothing is” “certainly known of it. (3.) Bahat, “red marble,” probably the” “verd-antique or half-porphyry of Egypt. (4.) Sohareth, “black” “marble,” probably some spotted variety of marble. “The marble” pillars and tesserae of various colours of the palace at Susa “came doubtless from Persia itself, where marble of various” “colours is found, especially in the province of Hamadan” “Susiana.” The marble of Solomon’s architectural works may have” “been limestone from near Jerusalem, or from Lebanon, or possibly” white marble from Arabia. Herod employed Parian marble in the “temple, and marble columns still exist in great abundance at” Jerusalem.
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