New American Standard Bible
"Will he make a covenant with you? Will you take him for a servant forever?
King James Bible
Will he make a covenant with thee? wilt thou take him for a servant for ever?
Darby Bible Translation
Will he make a covenant with thee? wilt thou take him as a bondman for ever?
World English Bible
Will he make a covenant with you, that you should take him for a servant forever?
Young's Literal Translation
Doth he make a covenant with thee? Dost thou take him for a servant age-during?
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Will he make a covenant with thee? - That is, will he submit himself to thee, and enter into a compact to serve thee? Such a compact was made by those who agreed to serve another; and the idea here is, that the animal here referred to could not be reduced to such service - that is, could not be tamed.
Wilt thou take him for a servant for ever? - Canst thou so subdue him that he will be a perpetual slave? The meaning of all this is, that he was an untamable animal, and could not be reduced, as many others could, to domestic use.
LibraryWhether the Good Will be Judged at the Judgment?
Objection 1: It would seem that none of the good will be judged at the judgment. For it is declared (Jn. 3:18) that "he that believeth in Him is not judged." Now all the good believed in Him. Therefore they will not be judged. Objection 2: Further, those who are uncertain of their bliss are not blessed: whence Augustine proves (Gen. ad lit. xi) that the demons were never blessed. But the saints are now blessed. Therefore they are certain of their bliss. Now what is certain is not submitted to judgment. …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
Whether by Divine Justice an Eternal Punishment is Inflicted on Sinners? [*Cf. Fs, Q , Aa ,4]
Epistle Xliii. To Eulogius and Anastasius, Bishops.
And for Your Fearlessness against them Hold this Sure Sign -- Whenever There Is...
1 Samuel 11:1
Now Nahash the Ammonite came up and besieged Jabesh-gilead; and all the men of Jabesh said to Nahash, "Make a covenant with us and we will serve you."
"Will he make many supplications to you, Or will he speak to you soft words?
"Will you play with him as with a bird, Or will you bind him for your maidens?
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