Reflections on Lamentations 1:1-3

Interlinear Glosses 1 Aleph. How doth the citya sit solitaryb that was full of people!c how is the mistress of the Gentiles become as a widow: the princes of provinces made tributary! a the church; b devoid of the faith; c full of the faith. 2 Beth. Weeping she hath wept in the night,a and […]

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Reflections on Judges 3:1-5

Judges 3:1-4: These are the nations the Lord left to test all those Israelites who had not experienced any of the wars in Canaan 2 (he did this only to teach warfare to the descendants of the Israelites who had not had previous battle experience): 3 the five rulers of the Philistines, all the Canaanites, the Sidonians, and the Hivites living in the Lebanon mountains […]

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