I have set watchmen upon your walls, O Jerusalem, who shall never hold their peace day nor night: you that make mention of the LORD, keep not silence.
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George Leo Haydock
Watchmen; priests and prophets, (Matthew ii. 1., and Psalm cxxxiii. 2.; Calmet) or angels. (St. Jerome; St. Bernard)
The synagogue has been long destitute of guides, but the Catholic Church has an uninterrupted succession of watchful pastors.
Mindful whose duty it is to remind him of his promises, and to recite the Church office. (Calmet)
Hebrew mazcirim, monitors, 2 Kings viii. 16. (Haydock)
In these faithful watchman the Church is always visible. (Worthington)