Lamentations 3:58

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58 O Lord, you have taken up the cause of my soul, you have made my life safe.

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Main explanations:

The Inner Meaning of the Prophets and Psalms 121

Other references to this verse:

Arcana Coelestia 9024

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Word/Phrase Explanations

The nature of the soul is a deep and complicated topic, but it can be summarized as "spiritual life," who we are in terms of...

'Lives' is used in the plural, because of the will and understanding, and because these two lives make one.