Gradual of Seventh Sunday After Pentecost

Psalm 33:12,6

Come children, hearken to me: I will teach you the fear of the Lord. V. Come ye to Him and be enlightened; and your faces shall not be confounded.


Verse 12. Children; docile and free from pride and hypocrisy.

Verse 6. Come, “by faith and good works.” S. Jer. — Enlightened. Heb. also, “flow together.” S. Jer. — You need not be afraid of impoverishing him. C. — The points would require, (Bert.) “They looked…and were lightened, (Prot.) or flowed unto him.” Marg. H. — But the Sept. &c. knew nothing of them, and Houbigant agrees with our version. Bert. — And. Here v comes in its proper place, though for only half of the verse. H.

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