And they shall be mine,
says the LORD of hosts,
in that day when I make up my jewels; and I will spare them, as a man spares his own son that serves him.
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George Leo Haydock
Possession; (peculium) the property of a slave. (Calmet)
Such look upon the smallest things with eagerness. Hebrew segula, (Haydock) means some precious thing. (Calmet)
Spare. Septuagint, "chose "(Haydock)