Amos 6:6

That drink wine in bowls, and anoint yourselves with the chief ointments: but they are not grieved for the affliction of Joseph.
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Basil the Great

AD 379
Just as it is not proper to provide ourselves with worldly trappings like a silver vessel, or a curtain edged with purple, or a downy couch, or transparent draperies, so we act unfittingly in contriving menus that deviate in any important way from our usual diet. That we should run about searching for anything not demanded by real necessity but calculated to provide a wretched delight and ruinous vainglory is not only shameful and out of keeping with our avowed purpose; it also causes harm of no mean gravity when they who spend their lives in sensual gratification and measure happiness in terms of pleasure for the appetite see us also taken up with the same preoccupations that keep them enthralled. If, indeed, sensual pleasure is evil and to be avoided, we should on no occasion indulge in it, for nothing that is condemned can at any time be beneficial. They who live riotously and are anointed with the best ointments and drink filtered wine come under the denunciation of Scripture. Beca...

George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
In bowels. Septuagint, "refined "(Haydock) or cleared of the dregs. Joseph, of their brethren, or they seem to have no share in the sufferings of mankind, Psalm lxxii. 5.

John of Antioch

AD 441
There is nothing else to see happening everywhere in the world except disorder, unheralded war, unrestrained wrath and savagery exceeding all barbaric inhumanity, and there is no one suffering “by the collapse of Joseph.” We bite and we devour one another, and then we have been destroyed by one another, providing pleasure to the enemies of piety.

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

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