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
“Pleasantness. (1.) An old royal city of the Canaanites, which” was destroyed by Joshua (Josh. 12:24). Jeroboam chose it for his “residence, and he removed to it from Shechem, which at first he” made the capital of his kingdom. It remained the chief residence of the kings of Israel till Omri took Samaria (1 Kings 14:17; “15:21; 16:6, 8, etc.). Here Zimri perished amid the flames of” the palace to which in his despair he had set fire (1 Kings “16:18), and here Menahem smote Shallum (2 Kings 15:14, 16).” Solomon refers to its beauty (Cant. 6:4). It has been identified “with the modern mud hamlet Teiasir, 11 miles north of Shechem.” “Others, however, would identify it with Telluza, a village about” 6 miles east of Samaria. “(2.) The youngest of Zelophehad’s five daughters (Num. 26:33; Josh. 17:3).
Posted by webmaster on Friday, August 11th, 2017 @ 10:04AM