New International Version
"He is wooing you from the jaws of distress to a spacious place free from restriction, to the comfort of your table laden with choice food.
King James Bible
Even so would he have removed thee out of the strait into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and that which should be set on thy table should be full of fatness.
Darby Bible Translation
Even so would he have allured thee out of the jaws of distress into a broad place, where there is no straitness; and the supply of thy table [would be] full of fatness.
World English Bible
Yes, he would have allured you out of distress, into a broad place, where there is no restriction. That which is set on your table would be full of fatness.
Young's Literal Translation
And also He moved thee from a strait place, To a broad place -- no straitness under it, And the sitting beyond of thy table Hath been full of fatness.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Even so would he have removed thee - If thou hadst turned to, obeyed, and served him, thy present state would have been widely different from what it is.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
that which should be set on thy table. Heb. the rest of thy table. full
LibraryWhether by his Passion Christ Merited to be Exalted?
Objection 1: It seems that Christ did not merit to be exalted on account of His Passion. For eminence of rank belongs to God alone, just as knowledge of truth, according to Ps. 112:4: "The Lord is high above all nations, and His glory above the heavens." But Christ as man had the knowledge of all truth, not on account of any preceding merit, but from the very union of God and man, according to Jn. 1:14: "We saw His glory . . . as it were of the only-Begotten of the Father, full of grace and of truth." …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
Whether the Old Law was from God?
Messiah's Easy Yoke
"Blessed is the one whom God corrects; so do not despise the discipline of the Almighty.
Are God's consolations not enough for you, words spoken gently to you?
"Therefore I am now going to allure her; I will lead her into the wilderness and speak tenderly to her.
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