Psalms 119:113

I hate vain thoughts: but your law do I love.
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Augustine of Hippo

AD 430
112. "I have hated the unrighteous; and Thy law have I loved" (ver. 113). He saith not, I hate the wicked, and love the righteous; or, I hate iniquity, and love Thy law; but, after saying, "I have hated the unrighteous," he explains why, by adding, "and Thy law have I loved;" to show, that he did not hate human nature in unrighteous men, but their unrighteousness whereby they are foes to the law, which he loveth.

George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Unjust. Inasmuch as they oppose thy law. (Berthier) So Christ orders us to hate our parents, when they are an obstacle to our salvation. We must love their persons and welfare, (St. Augustine) but hate their iniquity. (Worthington) Hebrew, "the turbulent. "St. Jerome, "vain thoughts "and inconstant men. The meaning of sehaphim is not well ascertained. (Calmet) But the psalmist might have all these senses (Haydock) in view, as they are all good; and hence we may admire the copiousness of the Hebrew language. (Berthier)

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

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