New Living Translation
when it is swollen with ice and melting snow.
King James Bible
Which are blackish by reason of the ice, and wherein the snow is hid:
Darby Bible Translation
Which are turbid by reason of the ice, in which the snow hideth itself:
World English Bible
Which are black by reason of the ice, in which the snow hides itself.
Young's Literal Translation
That are black because of ice, By them doth snow hide itself.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
6:16 Which - Which in winter when the traveller neither needs nor desires it, are full of water congealed by the frost. Snow - Under which the water from snow, which formerly fell, and afterward was dissolved, lies hid. So he speaks not of those brooks which are fed by a constant spring, but of them which are filled by accidental falls of water or snow.
'The fruit of the Spirit is joy.' Gal 5:52. The third fruit of justification, adoption, and sanctification, is joy in the Holy Ghost. Joy is setting the soul upon the top of a pinnacle - it is the cream of the sincere milk of the word. Spiritual joy is a sweet and delightful passion, arising from the apprehension and feeling of some good, whereby the soul is supported under present troubles, and fenced against future fear. I. It is a delightful passion. It is contrary to sorrow, which is a perturbation …
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity
A Solemn Address to those who Will not be Persuaded to Fall in with the Design of the Gospel.
"And we all do Fade as a Leaf, and Our Iniquities, Like the Wind, have Taken us Away. "
My brothers, you have proved as unreliable as a seasonal brook that overflows its banks in the spring
But when the hot weather arrives, the water disappears. The brook vanishes in the heat.
The grave consumes sinners just as drought and heat consume snow.
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