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Commentary on The Wisdom of Solomon

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14.1–10 : Folly of the idolatrous navigator.

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The piece of wood more fragile is the protective idol of the ship.

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Giants: see Gen. 6.1–4 . Hope of mankind: Noah and his family; see Gen. 5.28–9.29 .

14.11–31 : Origin and evil results of idolatry.

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Unnatural idols did not exist from the beginning but were invented.

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The worship of the prince, or ruler cult, was popular in the Hellenistic world, particularly in Egypt. See Rom. 1.22–32 for similar licentious behavior in defiance of God and society.

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