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Hesekiel 38:13

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13 Saba och Dedan och Tarsis' köpmän och alla dess unga lejon skola då utfråga dig: »Har du kommit för att taga rov, har du församlat dina skaror till att göra byte till att föra bort silver och guld, till att taga boskap och gods, ja, till att taga stort rov?»

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Main explanations:

The Inner Meaning of the Prophets and Psalms 161


Other references to this verse:

Arcana Caelestia 3240

Apocalypse Revealed 859

Other New Christian Commentary

  Stories and their meanings:


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Hesekiel 27:12, 15

Word/Phrase Explanations

dedan
Dedan (Gen. 10) signifies the knowledges of celestial things of an inferior order, such as consist in ritual observances. Dedan, in Jer. 49:8 signifies rituals...

föra
As with common verbs in general, the meaning of “bring” is highly dependent on context, but in general it represents an introduction to a new...

silver
'Silver,' in the internal sense of the Word, signifies truth, but also falsity. 'Silver' means the truth of faith, or the truth acquired from selfhood,...

guld
'Money' relates to truth.

boskap
Animals in the Bible generally refer to spiritual activity, the things we actually do on a spiritual level. "Cattle," as typically used in the Bible,...

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Hesekiel 27:15

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15 Dedans söner drevo köpenskap med dig ja, många havsländer drevo handel i din tjänst; elfenben och ebenholts tillförde de dig såsom hyllningsgåvor.

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From Swedenborg's Works

Main explanations:

The Inner Meaning of the Prophets and Psalms 150


Other references to this verse:

Arcana Caelestia 1172, 2967, 4453, 10227

Apocalypse Revealed 606, 774

Om Himlen och dess underbara ting och om Helvetet 365


References from Swedenborg's unpublished works:

Apocalypse Explained 50, 840, 1146

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Word/Phrase Explanations

Dedans
Dedan (Gen. 10) signifies the knowledges of celestial things of an inferior order, such as consist in ritual observances. Dedan, in Jer. 49:8 signifies rituals...

söner
'A son,' as in Genesis 5:28, signifies the rise of a new church. 'Son,' as in Genesis 24:3, signifies the Lord’s rationality regarding good. 'A...

många
Intellectual things – ideas, knowledge, facts, even insight and understanding – are more separate and free-standing than emotional things, and it’s easier to imagine numbering...

havsländer
Islands' signify the natural mind, or the natural human, regarding truths and falsities. People who are steeped in the internal sense of the Word, such...

Elfenben
'Ivory' signifies natural truth.

Ebenholts
Ebony, as in 1 Kings 10:18, signifies divine truths in ultimates.


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