1 Kings 1:50

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50 And Adonijah feared because of Solomon, and arose, and went, and caught hold on the horns of the altar.

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Verse 50. Self-love also (or the evil genii who are in self-love) is filled with fear, because it is opposed to celestial good; and hence it is elevated, as to externals, and seeks protection from an outward conformity to truth from good in the ultimate of order.

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