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Hosea 4:14

German: Luther (1545)         

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14 Und ich will's auch nicht wehren, wenn eure Töchter und Bräute geschändet und zu Huren werden, weil ihr einen andern Gottesdienst anrichtet mit den Huren und opfert mit den Bübinnen. Denn das törichte Volk will geschlagen sein.

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der Propheten und der Psalmen Davids 187


Other references to this verse:

Arcana Coelestia 2466, 4843, 8904

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Word/Phrase Explanations

Töchter
"Behold I have two daughters,” etc. (Gen. 19:8), signifies the affections of good and truth, and the blessedness perceivable from the enjoyment thereof, by those...

Huren
'A harlot' signifies the affection of falsities, thus the church corrupted.

Commentary

 

Daughters      

By New Christian Bible Study Staff

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"Behold I have two daughters,” etc. (Gen. 19:8), signifies the affections of good and truth, and the blessedness perceivable from the enjoyment thereof, by those who do not violate the divine and holy principle of the Lord.

(References: Arcana Coelestia 2362, Genesis 19:8)


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