New Living Translation
Here the rocks contain precious lapis lazuli, and the dust contains gold.
King James Bible
The stones of it are the place of sapphires: and it hath dust of gold.
Darby Bible Translation
The stones of it are the place of sapphires, and it hath dust of gold.
World English Bible
Sapphires come from its rocks. It has dust of gold.
Young's Literal Translation
A place of the sapphire are its stones, And it hath dust of gold.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
28:6 Sapphires - Of precious stones; the sapphire, is one of the most eminent, being put for all the rest. In some parts of the earth, the sapphires are mixed with stones, and cut out of them and polished. Hath - The earth continueth. Dust - Distinct from that gold which is found in the mass, both sorts of gold being found in the earth.
LibraryWhether Angels Know Secret Thoughts?
Objection 1: It would seem that the angels know secret thoughts. For Gregory (Moral. xviii), explaining Job 28:17: "Gold or crystal cannot equal it," says that "then," namely in the bliss of those rising from the dead, "one shall be as evident to another as he is to himself, and when once the mind of each is seen, his conscience will at the same time be penetrated." But those who rise shall be like the angels, as is stated (Mat. 22:30). Therefore an angel can see what is in another's conscience. …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
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Food is grown on the earth above, but down below, the earth is melted as by fire.
These are treasures no bird of prey can see, no falcon's eye observe.
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