The Wisdom of Solomon

The Wisdom of Solomon 18

    Light Shines on the Israelites

  1. "But for thy holy ones there was very great light.Their enemies a heard their voices but did not see their forms,and counted them happy for not having suffered,"
  2. "and were thankful that thy holy ones, b though previously wronged, were doing them no injury;and they begged their pardon for having been at variance with them. c"
  3. "Therefore thou didst provide a flaming pillar of fireas a guide for thy people's d unknown journey,and a harmless sun for their glorious wandering."
  4. The Death of the Egyptian Firstborn

    Threat of Annihilation in the Desert