Obadja 1:8

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Swedish (1917)         

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8 Sannerligen, på den dagen, säger HE EN skall jag förgöra de vise i Edom och allt förstånd på Esaus berg.

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From Swedenborg's Works

Main explanations:

The Inner Meaning of the Prophets and Psalms 210


Other references to this verse:

Arcana Caelestia 3322

The Lord 4


References from Swedenborg's unpublished works:

Apocalypse Explained 448

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Word/Phrase Explanations

säger
As with many common verbs, the meaning of “to say” in the Bible is highly dependent on context. Who is speaking? Who is hearing? What...

he
The Lord, in the simplest terms, is love itself expressed as wisdom itself. In philosophic terms, love is the Lord's substance and wisdom is His...

Edom
'Edom' or 'Idumea,' as in Isaiah 34:5, signifies those who are in evil and in falsities thence derived.

Esaus
Esau (Gen. 28:5, etc.) signifies the truth of good in the natural principle. Esau (Gen. 32:3) signifies celestial good in the natural principle.

berg
'Hills' signify the good of charity.


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