THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims

Notes on Book of Deuteronomy (Author Bishop Richard Challoner (ed.))

33:9 Who hath said, etc: It is the duty of the priestly tribe to prefer God's honour and service before all considerations of flesh and blood: in such manner as to behave as strangers to their nearest akin, when these would withdraw them from the business of their calling.



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