I ran into a wonderful concept this morning as I was doing some homework on our retreat. I came across this verse:
The LORD is my strength and my song,
and he has become my salvation;
this is my God, and I will praise him,
my father’s God, and I will exalt him. – Exodus 15:2 ESV
We were given a number of verse to read, and as I was looking at this one, I wondered about the root for the word ‘praise,’ as I know there are many Hebrew words translated as such.
I first noticed that the KJV translates it
The LORD is my strength and song,
and he is become my salvation:
he is my God, and I will prepare him an habitation;
my father’s God, and I will exalt him. – Exodus 15:2 KJV
It turns out this word ,transliterated ‘navah,’ is defined as follows:
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thanks much Martha!
You are so welcome!