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Wisdom Led the Israelites out of Egypt

15

A holy people and blameless race

wisdom delivered from a nation of oppressors.

16

She entered the soul of a servant of the Lord,

and withstood dread kings with wonders and signs.

17

She gave to holy people the reward of their labors;

she guided them along a marvelous way,

and became a shelter to them by day,

and a starry flame through the night.

18

She brought them over the Red Sea,

and led them through deep waters;

19

but she drowned their enemies,

and cast them up from the depth of the sea.

20

Therefore the righteous plundered the ungodly;

they sang hymns, O Lord, to your holy name,

and praised with one accord your defending hand;

21

for wisdom opened the mouths of those who were mute,

and made the tongues of infants speak clearly.

 


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The Matthew Henry commentary does not cover Wisdom 10:15-21.




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