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10

Rejoice with Jerusalem, and be glad for her,

all you who love her;

rejoice with her in joy,

all you who mourn over her—

11

that you may nurse and be satisfied

from her consoling breast;

that you may drink deeply with delight

from her glorious bosom.

 


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10. love … mourn for her—(Ps 102:14, 17, 20; 122:6).

11. suck—(Isa 60:5, 16; 61:6; 49:23).

abundanceHebrew, "the ray-like flow of her opulence," that is, with the milk spouting out from her full breasts (answering to the parallel, "breast of her consolations") in ray-like streams [Gesenius].




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