And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within you; and I will take the stony heart out of their flesh…
As sometimes you will find in an old monkish library the fair vellum that once bore lascivious stories of ancient heathens and pagan deities turned into the menu. script in which a saint has penned his contemplations, an his Confessions, or a his translations, so our souls may become palimpsests. The old wicked, heathen characters that we have traced there may be blotted out, and covered over by the writing of that Divine Spirit who has said, "I will put My laws into their minds and write them in their hearts."
Parallel VersesKJV: And I will give them one heart, and I will put a new spirit within you; and I will take the stony heart out of their flesh, and will give them an heart of flesh: