Job 32:8

But there is a spirit in man: and the inspiration of the Almighty gives him understanding.
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Spirit, which is communicated to the young, as well as to the old. (Menochius)

Gregory The Dialogist

AD 604
13. He would be right in saying this, did he not arrogate to himself this same wisdom above all others. For it is no slight [Ben. ‘prava,’ a misprint for ‘parva.’] condemnation for a man to boast within himself of that advantage which is given to him in common with others, to know whence he has received a good gift, and to know not how to use the good he has received. For there are four marks by which every kind of pride of the arrogant is pointed out, either when they think that they possess any good quality from themselves, or if they believe that it is given them from above, yet that they have received it in consequence of their own merits, or unquestionably when they boast of possessing that which they have not, or when they despise others, and wish to appear the sole possessors of what they have. For he boasted that he possessed his good qualities from himself, to whom it is said by the Apostle, But what hast thou which thou didst not receive? why dost thou glory, as if thou hadst...

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

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