« Prev Commentary on Chapter 148 Next »

4. Heavens of heavens - Ye highest heavens, the place of God's throne. Waters - Ye clouds which are above a part of the heavens.

6. Established - He hath made them constant and incorruptible, not changeable, as the things of the lower world. A decree - Concerning their continuance.

7. Dragons - Either serpents, which hide in the deep caverns of the earth; or whales, and other sea-monsters, which dwell in the depths of the sea.

8. Fire - Lightnings and other fireworks of the air. Vapor - Or, fumes: hot exhalations. Fulfilling his word - Executing his commands, either for the comfort or punishment of the inhabitants of the earth.

13. Above - Above all the glories which are in earth and in heaven.

14. The horn - In scripture commonly denotes strength, victory, glory, and felicity.

« Prev Commentary on Chapter 148 Next »
VIEWNAME is workSection