Monday, December 31, 2018

Obadiah 1:6

Daily Hebrew video:

The hasty picking of grape harvesters usually leaves some fruit in the field for the poor to glean, but the nation of Esau will be picked clean, robbed blind. “How ransacked his hoards!” (v. 6 NJPS).

Edom had a degree of treasure—wealth gained through trade along the King’s Highway and through access to Red Sea trade at its southern border:


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