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Proverbs 31:11

Verse11 “The heart of her husband doth safely trust in her, so that he shall have no need of spoil.” We begin our study of this verse with definitions as usual.  The Hebrew word for “heart” is: Strong’s H3820 – leb ?? 1) inner man, mind, will, heart, understanding a) inner part, midst 1) midst (of things) 2) heart (of man) 3) soul, heart (of man) 4) mind, knowledge, thinking, reflection, memory 5) inclination, resolution, determination (of will) 6) conscience 7) heart (of moral character) 8) as seat of appetites 9) as seat of emotions and passions 10) as seat of courage As I read over these terms in the definition I was amazed – look in particular at 8, 9 and 10.  Incredible! – the seats of “appetites”, “emotions and passions” and finally the “seat of courage”.  I think the rest of the terms … Read entire article »

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