The Sacred Scriptures in Hebrew and English; A New Translation, with Notes Critical and Explanatory Volume 1

The Sacred Scriptures in Hebrew and English; A New Translation, with Notes Critical and Explanatory Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1844 edition. Excerpt: ... esteem. Since now that I, and I only, have accomplished the sacred purpose for which marriage has been instituted, my husband must love me, the mother of his first born." (Abarbanel.) 33. "1J1"'I PDQ' 3 Because the Lord has heard that I was hated, he has given me this son also. " It appears that although Jacob after the birth of her first son, no longer treated her with contempt, nor altogether neglected her as he had done before, still his manner of addressing her continued harsh and unkind. Therefore, on the birth of her second son she exclaimed, the Lord has heard that I am hated. 'He has heard, and had regard to the hatred my husband still displays, whenever he speaks to me. And as the birth of my first son gained for me greater attention, he also 5/ave me this second, who will free me from harsh and angry words."' (Abarbanel.) HDDW Simeon, name signifying a hearing, and consequently a perfect paranomasia with the sentiment she utters. 34. JPN Wt'/'N 711$" D175?! nnp This time will my husband become attached to me. " Though Jacob after the birth of his second son by Leah, no longer evinced his dislike towards her either by word or deed, he still did not love her; his aversion was not yet rooted out of his heart, so as to make room for love, and it required some strong impulse to create that sentiment in his breast. Therefore, when her third son was born, she exclaims, this time my husband will become attached to me, ' ' now that his dislike of me is in a great measure overcome, I he will become attached to me, as a husband ought to be to his wife, since 1 have born him three sons. This motive is sufliciently strong to induce him to love me. For his grand...show more

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  • Paperback | 278 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 15mm | 499g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123686803X
  • 9781236868039