Job 30:28

I went mourning but not in the sun: I stood up, and I cried in the congregation.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Mourning. Hebrew, "blackened without the sun. "(Haydock) Bile has disfigured my countenance, through excessive sorrow, ver. 30. The dark olive complexions of the Jews and Arabs would be more susceptible of these effects. (Calmet) Indignation. I have not given way to passion, though I allowed full scope to my groans. (Septuagint) (Haydock)

Gregory The Dialogist

AD 604
73. I see that it is a thing to be carefully noted historically considered, that the holy man who a little before said, Thou hast lifted me up, added below, I went mourning. For by a wonderful arrangement at one and the same time there is wont to meet together in the courses of good men, at once without, the honour of the highest pitch, and within, the mourning of afflicted abasement. Hence the holy man likewise, whilst lifted to a height by substance and by honours; ‘went mourning’; for though this man the high credit of power displayed advanced above his fellow-creatures, yet inwardly he offered to the Lord by his mourning the secret sacrifice of a contrite heart. Since the sacrifice of God is a troubled spirit. [Ps. 51, 17] Now all the Elect are taught by inward reflecting to fight against the temptations of outward superiority. Which persons, if they set their heart to their outward good fortune assuredly would cease to be righteous. But because it cannot be that upon the mere grou...

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

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