THE VIRTUOUS WOMAN (PART NINE)

HH Sir Godfrey Gregg D.Div Proverbs 31:17 She girdeth her loins with strength, and strengtheneth her arms. Inner strength and a tenacious trust in God translates into outer strength and physical vitality and vigour.  The “loins” are regarded as the seat of strength (see 1 Kings 12:10; Nahum 2:1).  The term refers to the abdominal […]

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THE VIRTUOUS WOMAN (PART EIGHT)

Proverbs 31:16 She considereth a field, and buyeth it. The word “considereth” is from a verb which often is used to describe the wicked who devise evil or are actively plotting evil.  Here are some examples: “The wicked plotteth against the just, and gnasheth upon him with his teeth” (Psalm 37:12). “While they took counsel together against me, they devised to take away […]

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