New International Version
Does the eagle soar at your command and build its nest on high?
King James Bible
Doth the eagle mount up at thy command, and make her nest on high?
Darby Bible Translation
Doth the eagle mount up at thy command, and make his nest on high?
World English Bible
Is it at your command that the eagle mounts up, and makes his nest on high?
Young's Literal Translation
At thy command goeth an eagle up high? Or lifteth he up his nest?
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Doth the eagle mount up - The eagle is said to be of so acute a sight, that when she is so high in the air that men cannot see her, she can discern a small fish in the water! See on Job 39:29 (note).
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at thy command. Heb. by thy mouth. make
LibraryWhether Daring is a Sin?
Objection 1: It seems that daring is not a sin. For it is written (Job 39:21) concerning the horse, by which according to Gregory (Moral. xxxi) the godly preacher is denoted, that "he goeth forth boldly to meet armed men [*Vulg.: 'he pranceth boldly, he goeth forth to meet armed men']." But no vice redounds to a man's praise. Therefore it is not a sin to be daring. Objection 2: Further, according to the Philosopher (Ethic. vi, 9), "one should take counsel in thought, and do quickly what has been …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
Prov. 22:06 the Duties of Parents
"Does the hawk take flight by your wisdom and spread its wings toward the south?
It dwells on a cliff and stays there at night; a rocky crag is its stronghold.
The terror you inspire and the pride of your heart have deceived you, you who live in the clefts of the rocks, who occupy the heights of the hill. Though you build your nest as high as the eagle's, from there I will bring you down," declares the LORD.
Though you soar like the eagle and make your nest among the stars, from there I will bring you down," declares the LORD.
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