New Living Translation
"But if an angel from heaven appears--a special messenger to intercede for a person and declare that he is upright--
King James Bible
If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew unto man his uprightness:
Darby Bible Translation
If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew unto man his duty;
World English Bible
"If there is beside him an angel, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to show to man what is right for him;
Young's Literal Translation
If there is by him a messenger, An interpreter -- one of a thousand, To declare for man his uprightness:
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
33:23 A messenger - A prophet or teacher. To expound the providence, and point out the design of God therein. One, and c. - A person rightly qualified for this great and hard work, such as there are but very few. To shew - To direct him to the right way how he may please God, and procure that mercy which he thirsts after; which is not by quarrelling with God, but by an humble confession. and supplication for mercy through Christ the redeemer.
LibraryWhether Pride is a Special Sin?
Objection 1: It would seem that pride is not a special sin. For Augustine says (De Nat. et Grat. xxix) that "you will find no sin that is not labelled pride"; and Prosper says (De Vita Contempl. iii, 2) that "without pride no sin is, or was, or ever will be possible." Therefore pride is a general sin. Objection 2: Further, a gloss on Job 33:17, "That He may withdraw man from wickedness [*Vulg.: 'From the things that he is doing, and may deliver him from pride']," says that "a man prides himself when …
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And they replied, "We both had dreams last night, but no one can tell us what they mean." "Interpreting dreams is God's business," Joseph replied. "Go ahead and tell me your dreams."
He was amazed to see that no one intervened to help the oppressed. So he himself stepped in to save them with his strong arm, and his justice sustained him.
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