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John Dummelow's Commentary on the Bible
Psalms 129



Verses 1-8

A song of deliverance in trouble and the overthrow of the wicked.

3. Made long their furrows] Descriptive of the persecutions Israel had endured.

6. Afore it groweth up] better, 'before it is plucked,' or, 'before it is unsheathed,' i.e. before it shoots into blossom.

8. Cp. Ruth 2:4.


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Dummelow, John. "Commentary on Psalms 129:4". "John Dummelow's Commentary on the Bible". 1909.

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