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Psalms 71:21

You shall increase my greatness, and comfort me on every side.
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Augustine of Hippo

AD 430
26. But this was discipline; admonition, not desertion. Lastly, giving thanks, he saith what? "And being turned Thou hast made me alive, and from the bottomless places of the earth again Thou hast brought me back." But when before? What is this "again"? Thou hast fallen from a high place, O man, disobedient slave, O thou proud against thy Lord, thou hast fallen. There hast come to pass in thee, "every one that exalteth himself shall be humbled:" may there come to pass in thee, "every one that humbleth himself shall be exalted." Return thou from the deep. I return, he saith, I return, I acknowledge; "0 God, who is like unto Thee? How great troubles hast Thou shown to me, many and evil! and being turned Thou hast made me alive, and from the bottomless places of the earth again Thou hast brought me back." "We perceive," I hear. Thou hast brought us back from the bottomless places of the earth, hast brought us back from the depth and drowning of sin. But why "again"? When had it already be...

George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Thy. Hebrew and Syriac, "my. "Thou hast raised me to the highest honours. St. Augustine, read "thy justice. "(Calmet) Houbigant prefers the Vulgate. (Berthier)

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation. - 2 Peter 1:20

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