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Bible Commentaries

The Biblical Illustrator

1 Chronicles 26

Verse 5

1 Chronicles 26:5

For God blessed him.

The blessing of Obed-edom


That god will honour signal service.

That signal service thus rewarded is commended to our notice.

1. That we may discern the goodness of God.

2. That we may imitate the example. (J. Wolfendale.)

The banning of Obed-edom

What it consists of.

1. Family increase.

2. Family honour.

3. Family reputation.

How it is gained.

1. By a right mind.

2. By right action. (J. Wolfendale.)

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Bibliographical Information
Exell, Joseph S. "Commentary on "1 Chronicles 26". The Biblical Illustrator. 1905-1909. New York.