But Jeshurun waxed fat, and kicked: you are waxen fat, you are grown thick, you are covered with fatness…
I. A COMMUNITY REALISING WORLDLY PROSPERITY. Worldly prosperity sometimes comes to a man —
1. Irrespective of his efforts.
2. By his honest efforts.
3. By his dishonest efforts.
II. A COMMUNITY ABUSING WORLDLY PROSPERITY.
1. In sympathy they withdrew from God.
2. In life they disregarded God.
(1) A great wrong.
(2) A common wrong.
Parallel VersesKJV: But Jeshurun waxed fat, and kicked: thou art waxen fat, thou art grown thick, thou art covered with fatness; then he forsook God which made him, and lightly esteemed the Rock of his salvation.