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Arthur Peake's Commentary on the Bible
Psalms 128



Verses 1-6

CXXVIII. The Blessing of a Pious Home.

Psalms 128:2 a. i.e. without being robbed by the oppressor. This shows how low peasant life in Israel has sunk.

Psalms 128:3. Observe the seclusion of women.—olive plants are a type of fruitfulness. As the parent tree decays, new plants sprout from the roots. They are also an image of beauty and freshness.


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Peake, Arthur. "Commentary on Psalms 128:4". "Arthur Peake's Commentary on the Bible ". 1919.

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