1 0 1 11 11 1:2 Gathering, I will gather, etc: That is, I will assuredly take away, and wholly consume, either by captivity, or death, both men and beasts out of this land. 1 2 1 11 11 1:4 The wardens, etc: Viz., of the temples of the idols. AEdituos, in Hebrew, the Chemarims, that is, such as kindle the fires, or burn incense. 1 4 1 11 11 1:5 Melchom: The idol of the Ammonites. 1 5 1 11 11 1:10 The Second: A part of the city so called. 1 10 1 11 11 1:11 The Morter: Maktesh. A valley in or near Jerusalem. Ibid. The people of Chanaan. . .So he calls the Jews, from their following the wicked ways of the Chanaanites. 1 11 1 11 11 1:12 Settled on their lees: That is, the wealthy, and such as live at their ease, resting upon their riches, like wine upon the lees. 1 12 1 11 11 Content-type: text/html; charset=utf-8 THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims: zep 1:11

THE HOLY BIBLE Douay-Rheims

Notes on Prophecy of Sophonias (Author Bishop Richard Challoner (ed.))

1:11 The Morter: Maktesh. A valley in or near Jerusalem. Ibid. The people of Chanaan. . .So he calls the Jews, from their following the wicked ways of the Chanaanites.



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