The Targum of Jonathan is"ye shall set six tribes on Mount Gerizim, and six tribes on Mount Ebal; (#De 27:12,13) blessing they shall turn their faces against Mount Gerizim, and cursing they shall turn their faces against Mount Ebal;'with which agrees the account given in the Misnah;"six tribes went to the top of Mount Gerizim, and six to the top of Mount Ebal; and the priests and the Levites, and the ark, stood below in the middle; the priests surrounded the ark, and the Levites the priests, and all Israel were on this and on that side of the ark, as in Joshua 8:33 then they turned their faces against Gerizim, they opened with the blessing, blessed is he that maketh not any graven or molten image, and both answered "Amen"; then they turned their faces against Mount Ebal, and opened with the curse, Deuteronomy 27:15 and both answered AmenF19Sotah, c. 7. sect. The ingathering of these fruits were at different times; the barley harvest first, the wheat harvest next, and after that the vintage, and the gathering of the olives; and by means of rain in due season they were favoured with each of these. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use the convenient, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Therefore thou shalt love the Lord thy God, and his statutes and his judgments, and his commandments, alway, for I speak not unto your children which have not known, and which have not seen, the chastisement of the Lord your God, his greatness, his mighty hand, and stretched out arm, And his miracles, and his acts, which he did in the midst of Egypt, unto Pharaoh king, of Egypt, and unto all his land, And what he did unto the army of Egypt, unto their horses, and to their chariots, how he made the water of the Red sea to overflow them. 24. AN EXHORTATION TO OBEDIENCE. It was threatened to be withdrawn on their disobedience or apostasy; and most signally is the execution of that threatening seen in the present sterility of Palestine. : as they pursued after you; so that they could not see their way, nor steer their course after them; and not only so, but were covered with the waters of the sea, drowned in them, and sunk to the bottom of them: and how the Lord hath destroyed them unto this day; either continued to destroy them yet more and more by one means or another; or else the destruction made by the several plagues upon them, and particularly that of their army at the Red sea, which was the strength and glory of the nation, was so general and extensive, that they never recovered it to that day; and so were in no capacity of coming out against them, and attacking them, and doing them any hurt, all the forty years they had been in the wilderness; of which no doubt they had knowledge, and of their condition and circumstances there. When they with Korah and his company quarrelled with Moses and Aaron about the priesthood, Numbers 16:1, how the earth opened her mouth, and swallowed them up; the history of which see in Numbers 16:30. and their households and their tents; not their houses and their tents, as the Septuagint and some other versions; for though the word signifies houses, and is often used for them, yet here it must signify families, their wives, and children; since they had no houses, but dwelt in tents, all which were swallowed up with them: and all the substance that was in their possession; gold, silver, cattle, household goods, and whatever they were possessed of: or was at their feetF3אשר ברגליהם "quae erat in pedibus eorum", Pagninus, Montanus, Vatablus. Article Images Copyright © 2021 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. ", 18-25. lay up these my words in your heart and in your soul, and bind. Deuteronomy 11 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary is one of the most respected interdenominational commentaries ever written. He charged the people to choose which they would have. Deuteronomy 11, The Pulpit Commentaries, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, spanning 23 volumes, covered the entire Bible with verse by verse exposition Behold, I set before you this day a blessing and a. Deuteronomy Chapter 11 Summary. even unto the uttermost sea--the Mediterranean. Commentaries on Deuteronomy. CHAPTER 11. in Deut. A land which the Lord thy God careth for--that is, watering it, as it were, with His own hands, without human aid or mechanical means. Salem Media Group. of Proud member Deuteronomy 11 Love and obey the Lord. Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary Deuteronomy 11:2. In the name, and by the authority of the Lord, the only lawgiver: to love the Lord your God, and to serve him with all your heart, and with all your soul; see Deuteronomy 10:12. As he … Continue reading "Commentary on Deuteronomy 26:1-11" 11:8 "therefore" This refers to all preceding historical allusions of chapter 11 or possibly even farther back. Take heed to yourselves, that your heart be not deceived,.... By observing the influence of the heavens upon the fruitfulness of the earth, and so be drawn to the worship of the host of them, the sun, moon, and stars; or by the examples of nations round about them; and by the plausible arguments they may make use of, taken from the traditions of ancestors, from antiquity, and the consent of nations, and the great numbers of worshippers, and the like: and ye turn aside; from the true God, and the worship of him; or from the law, as Jarchi, which directs to the worship of one God, and forbids idolatry, or the worshipping of images: and serve other gods, and worship them; other gods than the one only living and true God; gods that made not the heavens and the earth, and which cannot give rain, nor any blessing and mercy of life, nor help and deliver their worshippers when in distress. Close by the bank the process of irrigation is very simple. In this chapter, the exhortation to love the Lord, and keep his commands, is repeated and urged again and again from various considerations; as not only from the chastisement of Pharaoh and the wicked Egyptians, but of such Israelites who offended the Lord, and transgressed his law, Deuteronomy 12:1, from the goodness and excellency of the land they were going to inherit, Deuteronomy 11:8, from the blessing of rain that would come upon it, and be productive of all good things for man and beast, in case of obedience, and a restraint of it in case of disobedience, Deuteronomy 11:12, from the continuance of them and their offspring in the land, should they be careful to observe the commands themselves, and teach them their children, Deuteronomy 11:18, and from the extensiveness of their conquests and dominions, Deuteronomy 11:22 and from the different issue and effects of their conduct and behaviour, a blessing upon them if obedient, but a curse if disobedient, Deuteronomy 11:26 and the chapter is concluded with an exhortation to pronounce the blessing on Mount Gerizim, and the curse on Mount Ebal; the situation of which places is described when they should come into the land of Canaan, of which they are assured, Deuteronomy 11:29. In a very particular and special manner; otherwise he has a general care of the whole world, and all the parts of it; for as the earth is his, and the fulness thereof, his providential care reaches everywhere; but as this spot was what he had chosen for his own residence, and the place of his worship, and for an habitation for his peculiar people; he exercised a more peculiar care over it, to make it fruitful, commodious, and pleasant; or which "he seeketh"F9דרש "quaerit", Pagninus; "quaerens", Montanus. Deuteronomy 11 – Rewards for Obedience and the Choice A. c. 48. observes, and he thinks Galilee is meant: beside the plains of Moreh; near to Shechem, Genesis 12:6 and that Gerizim, one of these mountains, was not far from Shechem, is evident from Judges 9:6 and so in the MisnahF23Sotah, c. 7. sect. A blessing, if ye obey the commandments of the Lord your God,.... That is, a blessing should come upon them, even all temporal blessings they stood in need of; they should be blessed in body and estate, in their families, and in their flocks, in town and country; see Deuteronomy 28:1. which I command you this day; afresh repeated to them, and enjoined them the observation of it in the name of the Lord. Deuteronomy 11. Deuteronomy 11:1-32.AN EXHORTATION TO OBEDIENCE. 26-32. 1 Love the Lord your God always. ; that is, the good of it, and to make it convenient, useful, and delightful to his people; yea, which he sought for and desired for his own habitation, Psalm 132:13. the eyes of the Lord thy God are always upon it, from the beginning of the year even unto the end of the year; his eyes of providence, to give the former and the latter rain, and that there be seedtime and harvest in their seasons, and that the fruits of it be produced at their proper time; some at the beginning, others at the end of the year, and others in the intervening months, and all wisely suited to the good of the inhabitants of it. Deuteronomy 11, Arno Gaebelein's Annotated Bible, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this nine-volume commentary, respected by legions of devoted students, still ring with timeless truth Deuteronomy 11 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this verse-by-verse commentary contain gems of information found nowhere outside the ancient Jewish writings Moses then appointed a public and solemn proclamation of the blessing and curse, to be made upon the two mountains of Gerizim and Ebal. And what he did unto you in the wilderness, until ye came unto this place. God gave them his law. Deuteronomy 11:1 Therefore thou shalt love the LORD thy God, and keep his charge, and his statutes, and his judgments, and his commandments, alway. And then the Lord's wrath be kindled against you,.... For their idolatry, nothing being more provoking to him than that, it being contrary to his nature and being, as well as to his will, and to his honour and glory: and he shut up the heaven, that there be no rain; the treasures and storehouses of it there, or the windows of it, the clouds, which when opened let it down, but when shut withhold it; the key of rain is one of the keys which the Jews sayF11Targum Jon. Therefore you shall love the LORD your God, and keep His charge, His statutes, His judgments, and His commandments always. It should be granted to them and possessed by them, on conditions of obedience: from the wilderness--the Arabah on the south; Lebanon--the northern limit; Euphrates--their boundary on the east. Love and Obey the Lord. Comment : About . The miraculous works done there, the ten plagues inflicted on the Egyptians for refusing to let Israel go: unto Pharaoh king, of Egypt, and unto all his land; for those plagues not only affected him and his court, and his metropolis, but all parts of the land, the inhabitants of it everywhere. Know this day that I am not speaking with your sons who have not known and who have not seen the discipline of the Lord your God—His greatness, His … 11:9 "so that you may prolong your days on the land" Compare v. 21 with Deut. There were four things in and by which the Lord showed himself reconciled to Israel. A land of hills and valleys — Which could not be made fruitful but by rain from heaven, which seldom fell in Egypt, whose fruitfulness depended on the overflowing of the Nile. DEUTERONOMY 11 COMMENTARY EDITED BY GLENN PEASE Love and Obey the Lord 1 Love the Lord your God and keep his requirements, his decrees, his laws and his commands always. . This commentary has been through Advanced Checking.. . Such vigilance and laborious industry would not be needed in the promised land. Where the bank is high, the water is drawn up by hydraulic engines, of which there are three kinds used, of different power, according to the subsidence of the stream. Biblical Commentary Deuteronomy 11:18-21, 26-28 COMMENTARY: THE CONTEXT: The book of Deuteronomy opens by saying: "These are the words that Moses spoke to all Israel beyond the Jordan" (1:1). How to be blessed. For it will be remembered that the divine threatening that they should die in the wilderness, and its execution, extended only to males from twenty years and upward, who were able to go forth to war. He knew that he might dwell upon these, for he was addressing many who had been witnesses of those appalling incidents. 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They were now near it, and by this they are assured they should pass over it, in order to take possession of the land God had given them, and which gift of his was a sufficient title to it: and ye shall possess it, and dwell therein: should not only take possession of it, but make their abode in it; they are assured hereby of continuance in it, on condition they obeyed the laws of God, as follows. ; or which followed them, their living creatures; or was for them, as Aben Ezra interprets it; for, their use, service, and necessity: and this was done. 12. the Lord keeps in his own hand, and with it he opens and no man shuts, and shuts and no man opens; see Deuteronomy 28:12. and that the land yield not her fruit; which is unavoidably the case when rain is withheld: and lest ye perish quickly from off the good land which the Lord giveth you; for if the land does not yield its fruits sufficient to support the inhabitants of it, they must in course perish. As I recall, they were drawn from familiar … Continue reading "Commentary on Deuteronomy 11:18-21, 26-28" Commentary on Deuteronomy 11:26-32 (Read Deuteronomy 11:26-32) Moses sums up all the arguments for obedience in two words, the blessing and the curse. Deuteronomy 11:11 "But the land, whither ye go to possess it, [is] a land of hills and valleys, [and] drinketh water of the rain of heaven:" And so could not be watered … The land of Canaan they were about to take possession of: is not as the land of Egypt, from whence ye came out; either the whole land of Egypt, or that part of it, Rameses, in which Israel dwelt, and which was the best of it, as Jarchi observes, and yet Canaan exceeded that; though the design of this passage is not so much to set forth the superior excellency and fertility of the land of Canaan to that of Egypt, which was certainly a very fruitful country; see Genesis 13:10 but to observe some things in which they differed, whereby they both became fruitful, and in which Canaan had the advantage: where thou sowedst thy seed, and wateredst it with thy foot, as a garden of herbs; as a gardener when he has sowed his seed, or planted his plants, waters them that they may grow, by carrying his water pot from bed to bed, which requires much labour and toil. Obey all his rules and decrees and everything that he commands you. Therefore thou shalt love the Lord thy God,.... Because he is so great and glorious in himself, and because he had done such great and good things for them, the Israelites, particularly in the multiplication of them, the last thing mentioned: and keep his charge; whatsoever the Lord had charged them to observe, even what follow: and his statutes and his judgments, and his commandments, alway; all his laws, ceremonial, judicial, and moral; and that constantly and continually, all the days of their lives. The offering of first fruits in thankful celebration of God’s good gift of the land to Israel is the surprising topic of this First Reading for the First Sunday in Lent. 5. it is said,"as soon as Israel passed over Jordan, they came to Mount Gerizim and Mount Ebal, which are in Samaria;'but those mountains were not near Jordan nor Jericho, to which the people of Israel came first, but sixty miles from thence; though they were, as Moses says, on the other side from the place they now were: by the way wherewith the sun goeth down; or, as the Targum of Jonathan,"after the way of the sun setting;'following that, or taking their direction from thence, signifying that they lay to the west of Jordan: in the land of the Canaanites; of that particular tribe or nation which were eminently called Canaanites, for these dwelt by the sea by the coast of Jordan, Numbers 13:29 or as further described: that dwell in the champaign over against Gilgal; in the plain open champaign country opposite to Gilgal; not that Gilgal Joshua encamped at before he came to Jericho, which in Moses's time was not known by that name, but another, as Dr. LightfootF21Chorograph. in the midst of all Israel; openly and publicly, they beholding it, as follows; and therefore should be rendered, "before all Israel"F4בקרב "coram omni Israele", Noldius, p. 212. Their grant of dominion extended so far, and the right was fulfilled to Solomon. Opposite to that where Moses now was in the plains of Moab, even in Samaria; so in the MisnahF20Sotah, c. 7. sect. . Strong's Concordance : Parallel Bibles {Deuteronomy 11} Cross Reference Search User Commentary: Hebrew OT - Transliteration - Holy Name KJV Devarim / Deuteronomy 11. And know you this day,.... Take notice of, and diligently attend unto, what is now about to be delivered: for I speak not unto your children which have not known, and which have not seen, the chastisement of the Lord your God; who have no knowledge and experience of the chastisement of the Lord on themselves, or on their foes or friends; and with whom the argument drawn from it could not come with that force, and make that impression, as it might be thought it would, being used with them who had perfect knowledge of it. Therefore shall you keep all the commandments which I command you this day,.... For the reasons before suggested, as well as for what follow: that ye may be strong; healthful in body, and courageous in mind, for sin tends to weaken both; whereas observance of the commands of God contributes to the health and strength of the body, and the rigour of the mind; both which were necessary to the present expedition they were going upon: and go in and possess the land whither ye go to possess it; the land of Canaan, they were marching towards in order to possess it; and nothing would more inspire them with courage, and cause them to enter it manfully without fear of their enemies, than obedience to the commands of God; whose presence being promised them on that account, they might expect it, and so had nothing to fear from the inhabitants of the land. This natural want is supplied by the annual overflow of the Nile, and by artificial means from the same source when the river has receded within its customary channel. Philip Smith. There might, therefore, have been many thousands of the Israelites at that time of whom Moses could say, "Your eyes have seen all the great acts which He did"; and with regard to those the historic review of Moses was well calculated to stir up their minds to the duty and advantages of obedience. An EasyEnglish Bible Version and Commentary (2800 word vocabulary) on the Book of Deuteronomy. Meaning the law of God, and the statutes, judgments, and commandments of it; which, if obeyed, blessings would be bestowed upon them; but if disobeyed, they would be liable to the curses of it, as the following words explain it; see Deuteronomy 30:15 everyone of the Israelites were called upon to see and consider this matter, it being an interesting one to them all. But your eyes have seen all the great acts of the Lord which he did--Moses is here giving a brief summary of the marvels and miracles of awful judgment which God had wrought in effecting their release from the tyranny of Pharaoh, as well as those which had taken place in the wilderness. 12. "Most clearly," says he, "did I perceive that the barrenness of large portions of the country was owing to the cessation of the early and latter rain, and that the absence of grass and flowers made it no longer the land ( Deuteronomy 11:9 ) flowing with milk and honey. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Then will the Lord drive out all those nations from before you,.... By little and little, even all the seven nations which then inhabited the land of Canaan; and this he would do to make room for them, that they might inherit the land; see Deuteronomy 7:1. and ye shall possess greater nations, and mightier than yourselves; countries whose inhabitants were more in number, and greater in strength, than they; and therefore the conquest of them was not to be ascribed to themselves, but to the Lord; this is often observed; see Deuteronomy 7:1. Deuteronomy 11. David Guzik commentary on Deuteronomy 14, where God commands the Israelites to live all of their lives for the Lord, and to separate themselves from pagans. 975. ; and, besides, the tents of Dathan and Abiram, Reubenites, were not in the midst of Israel. Chapter 11 continues from the storyline in chapter 10, with an admonition to keep God’s charge all the way. Your children have not seen all the great things that God has done. Deuteronomy 11:1, ESV: "“You shall therefore love the LORD your God and keep his charge, his statutes, his rules, and his commandments always." 10 Best Deuteronomy Commentaries. It is not intended to be the “final word” because of its limitations. Love and Obey the *LORD your God. Deuteronomy 11:3. Deuteronomy 11:11. 5. it is said, that these mountains were on the side of Shechem, which is in the plains of Moreh, as in Deuteronomy 11:30 as the plains of Moreh here denote Shechem, so there: Benjamin of Tudela saysF24Itinerarium, p. 38, 40. there is a valley between them, in which lies Shechem; and in his time there were on Mount Gerizim fountains and orchards, but Mount Ebal was dry like stones and rocks. Deuteronomy 11:12. 1. Study the bible online using commentary on Deuteronomy 11 and more! Deuteronomy 11:2 And know ye this day: for I speak not with your children which have not known, and which have not seen the chastisement of the LORD your God, his greatness, his mighty hand, and his stretched out arm, Commentary & Notes on Deuteronomy -Page 4 discipline: “despise, faint, exercised” (Hebrews 12:5-11). Jump to: Deuteronomy 11 Commentary, this commentary, filling six volumes, provides an exhaustive look at every verse in the Bible. www.easyenglish.bible. A list of the best commentaries on Deuteronomy ranked by scholars, journal reviews, and site users. But the land into which you are about to cross to possess it, a land of hills and valleys, drinks water from the rain of heaven, New American Standard Version. 2-9. Instead of being visited with moisture only at one brief season and left during the rest of the year under a withering blight, every season it would enjoy the benign influences of a genial climate. I speak not with your children which have not known . 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