And Mizpah; for he said, The LORD watch between me and you, when we are absent one from another.…
1. It is suitable unto a day of peacemaking for God's servants to make a feast.
2. The spirits of good men are free and ingenious even to such as have been adversaries to them.
3. Friendly invitations and communion are the best issue of hot debates.
4. The power of God so overrules as to make persecutors sleep under the shelter of such whom they have oppressed (ver. 54).
(G. Hughes, B. D.)
Parallel VersesKJV: And Mizpah; for he said, The LORD watch between me and thee, when we are absent one from another.