When the Bible speaks of "Jehovah," it is representing love itself, the inmost love that is the essence of the Lord. That divine love is...
'Voice' signifies what is announced from the Word. 'Voice' often refers and is applied to things that cannot have a voice, as in Exodus 4,...
'Rivers' signify truths in abundance serving the rational self, and so, the understanding, for the purpose of doctrine and life. 'Rivers' or 'floods' signify temptations....
To encompass, as in Genesis 19:4, signifies to be contrary, or to attack and assault with a hostile intention.
Water was obviously of tremendous importance in Biblical times (and every other time). It is the basis of life, the essential ingredient in all drinks,...
The head is the part of us that is highest, which means in a representative sense that it is what is closest to the Lord....
Bars, as in Lamentations 2:9, signify doctrinals
In many cases, the use of “eternity” in the Bible is pretty literal, simple meaning forever. This is especially true when the text is referring...
'Lives' is used in the plural, because of the will and understanding, and because these two lives make one.
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...
'Vanity' signifies evil and the falsity of evil. 'Vanities of strangers' signifies falsities of religion.
'Salvation, to the Lord our God,' as in Revelation 19:1, signifies an acknowledgment and confession that salvation is from the Lord.