D E U T E R O N O M Y
One would have thought that the threatenings in
the close of the foregoing chapter had made a full end of the
people of Israel, and had left their case for ever desperate; but
in this chapter we have a plain intimation of the mercy God had in
store for them in the latter days, so that mercy at length rejoices
against judgment, and has the last word. Here we have, I.
Exceedingly great and precious promises made to them, upon their
repentance and return to God, ver.
1-10. II. The righteousness of faith set before them in
the plainness and easiness of the commandment that was now given
them, ver. 11-14. III. A
fair reference of the whole matter to their choice, ver. 15, &c.