Our new devotional "If God Loves Me, Why Did I Lose My Job?" explores the struggle of unemployment. Sign up here.
14:13 on the mount of assembly. According to Canaanite myths, the god El presided over an assembly of gods on a mountain in Syria. Babylon was ready to claim this honor for itself.
far reaches of the north. A traditional rendering of Hebrew zaph-on. Psalm 48:1, 2 mentions “the far north” as belonging to the Lord alone.