New American Standard Bible
Do not lift up your horn on high, Do not speak with insolent pride.'"
King James Bible
Lift not up your horn on high: speak not with a stiff neck.
Darby Bible Translation
Lift not up your horn on high; speak not arrogantly with a stiff neck.
World English Bible
Don't lift up your horn on high. Don't speak with a stiff neck."
Young's Literal Translation
Raise not up on high your horn, (Ye speak with a stiff neck.)
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Lift not up your horn on high - In a proud, self-confident, arrogant manner.
Speak not with a stiff neck - With arrogance and pride; in a haughty, imperious manner. The word rendered "stiff" (literally "a neck of stiffness") - עתק ‛âthâq - means properly bold, impudent, wicked; and the idea is that of speaking as those do who are impudent, shameless, bold, licentious - indicating confidence in themselves, and a reckless disregard of truth and of the rights of others. The Septuagint and the Vulgate render it, "And speak not unrighteousness against God."
LibraryDerivative Doctrines. Grace and the Means of Grace; the Christian Life; the Last Things.
The idea of Grace is important to the theological system of Athanasius, in view of the central place occupied in that system by the idea of restoration and new creation as the specific work of Christ upon His fellow-men (supra, §2, cf. Orat. ii. 56, Exp. in Pss. xxxiii. 2, cxviii. 5, LXX.). But, in common with the Greek Fathers generally, he does not analyse its operation, nor endeavour to fix its relation to free will (cf. Orat. i. 37 fin., iii. 25 sub fin.). The divine predestination relates …
Athanasius—Select Works and Letters or Athanasius
The Mountainous Country of Judea.
1 Samuel 2:3
"Boast no more so very proudly, Do not let arrogance come out of your mouth; For the LORD is a God of knowledge, And with Him actions are weighed.
They pour forth words, they speak arrogantly; All who do wickedness vaunt themselves.
In fierce anger He has cut off All the strength of Israel; He has drawn back His right hand From before the enemy. And He has burned in Jacob like a flaming fire Consuming round about.
You who rejoice in Lodebar, And say, "Have we not by our own strength taken Karnaim for ourselves?"
So I said to the angel who was speaking with me, "What are these?" And he answered me, "These are the horns which have scattered Judah, Israel and Jerusalem."
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