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
“Palm. (1.) A place mentioned by Ezekiel (47:19; 48:28), on the” “southeastern border of Palestine. Some suppose this was “Tadmor” (q.v.). “(2.) The daughter-in-law of Judah, to whose eldest son, Er, she “was married (Gen. 38:6). After her husband’s death, she was” “married to Onan, his brother (8), and on his death, Judah” “promised to her that his third son, Shelah, would become her” “husband. This promise was not fulfilled, and hence Tamar’s” revenge and Judah’s great guilt (38:12-30). “(3.) A daughter of David (2 Sam. 13:1-32; 1 Chr. 3:9), whom “Amnon shamefully outraged and afterwards “hated exceedingly,” thereby illustrating the law of human nature noticed even by the “heathen, “Proprium humani ingenii est odisse quem laeseris”,” “i.e., “It is the property of human nature to hate one whom you” “have injured.” “(4.) A daughter of Absalom (2 Sam. 14:27).
“Heb. `eshel (Gen. 21:33; 1 Sam. 22:6; 31:13, in the R.V.; but in” “A.V., “grove,” “tree”); Arab. asal. Seven species of this tree” “are found in Palestine. It is a “very graceful tree, with long” feathery branches and tufts closely clad with the minutest of “leaves, and surmounted in spring with spikes of beautiful pink” “blosoms, which seem to envelop the whole tree in one gauzy sheet” “of colour” (Tristram’s Nat. Hist.).”
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