https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/deuteronomy-32.html. Deuteronomy 32 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by the leading authority in the Church of Christ, presents a verse level look at the Bible. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. 22. A fire is kindled — Great and grievous judgments shall be inflicted, which often come under the name of fire. For what could the hands of men or machines have availed against such towers?” Perhaps it may not be improper to mention here, as a further illustration of this prophecy, and its accomplishment, what is related, not only by the Christian writers of that age, Chrysostom, Sozomen, and Socrates, but also by Ammianus Marcellinus, a heathen historian, that when Julian the Apostate ordered the temple of Jerusalem to be rebuilt, with a view to give the lie to our Saviour’s prophecy concerning it, “terrible globes of fire burst out near the foundations, which overturned all, burned the workmen, and made the place so inaccessible, that they desisted from the attempt.” See Bishop Warburton’s book, entitled Julian. See the notes on Matthew 24 (note). 22. 22.For a fire is kindled in mine anger. Deuteronomy 32:32. "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible - Unabridged". And set on fire the foundations of the mountains, signifies, literally, shall subvert their strongest fortresses; which was eminently fulfilled in the last destruction of Jerusalem: for Titus himself, as Josephus tells us, observing the vast height of the walls, the bigness of every stone, and the exact order wherein they were laid and compacted, cried out, "God was with us in this war: it was He who drove the Jews from these munitions: for what could the hands of men or machines avail against such towers!" Hi, ... Gentiles, and finally the destruction of the entire earth in that great holocaust that shall conclude the dispensation (Deuteronomy 32:22). BibliographyEllicott, Charles John. BibliographyBullinger, Ethelbert William. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain.Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. "Calvin's Commentary on the Bible". A fire. "E.W. A fire is kindled in mine anger. In the same sense also it is presently added, that God would spend all his scourges and arrows upon them; since, when His implacable anger is once aroused, there are no bounds to His severity. Amos 2:5. Deuteronomy 32:22. See Ezekiel 30:8. Devouring judgments are here compared to fire, as they are also Ezekiel 30:8; Amos 2:5. BibliographyPoole, Matthew, "Commentary on Deuteronomy 32:22". Deuteronomy 32. 1909-1922. 1765. Comp. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 32:22". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/deuteronomy-32.html. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain. Joseph Benson's Commentary. 1871-8. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/deuteronomy-32.html. "Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers". BibliographyGill, John. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ebc/deuteronomy-32.html. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/cal/deuteronomy-32.html. 1999. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 32:22". BibliographyClarke, Adam. Are they confident of their strength? 1832. And set on fire the foundations of the mountains —. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/whe/deuteronomy-32.html. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 32:22". Deuteronomy 32 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary is one of the most respected interdenominational commentaries ever written. Unto the lowest hell , [ `ad (Hebrew #5704) Sh. Their vine is the vine of Sodom — God had planted Israel a noble vine, a right seed, but they turned into the degenerate plant of a strange vine, Jeremiah 2:21.Their principles and practices became corrupt and abominable. 1859. set on fire. Deuteronomy 32:22 - For a fire is kindled in My anger, And burns to the lowest part of Sheol, And consumes the earth with... - Verse-by-Verse Commentary Unto the lowest hell, or, unto hell, or the graves beneath. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 32:22". He alludes to the destruction of Sodom, (Calmet) which may be considered as a figure of that which will overtake the whole world at the last day, and excruciate both the souls and the bodies of the reprobate in the flames of hell. Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. For a fire is kindled in mine anger— For a fire will break forth through my nostrils. 1801-1803. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". Copyright StatementThe New John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible Modernised and adapted for the computer by Larry Pierce of Online Bible. "Commentary on Deuteronomy 32:22". (22) For a fire is kindled in mine anger.—Quoted by Jeremiah (Jeremiah 15:14, and comp. Here begins the account of temporal and corporeal judgments inflicted on the Jews for their disbelief and rejection of the Messiah, their contempt of his Gospel, and ill treatment of his followers; and this here respects the destruction of the land of Judea in general, and the burning of the city and temple of Jerusalem in particular, as the effect of the wrath and anger of God like fire kindled against them: and shall burn unto the lowest hell; which denotes an entire destruction, like that of the burning of Sodom and Gomorrah with fire and brimstone from heaven; which issued in a sulphurous lake, and which sulphureous matter sunk to the bottom of the Dead Sea; and to that destruction is this of the land of Judea compared, Deuteronomy 29:23. and shall consume the earth with her increase: the land of Judea, with the cities and towns in it, and buildings on it, and the fruits of the earth; which were either gathered into their barns and storehouses, or were growing in their fields, and vineyards, and oliveyards; all were destroyed and consumed at or before the destruction of Jerusalem, or quickly after it: and set on fire the foundations of the mountains; the city of Jerusalem, as Jarchi himself interprets it, whose foundations were by the mountains, according to Psalm 125:2; and the temple of Jerusalem particularly was built on Mount Moriah, and that as well as the city was utterly consumed by fire: and it is remarkable that when Julian the apostate attempted to rebuild it, as is related even by an Heathen historianF1Ammian. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/rbc/deuteronomy-32.html. Other Forerunner Commentary entries containing Deuteronomy 32:22: Isaiah 30:26 Deuteronomy 32:21 : Deuteronomy 32:23 >> The Berean: Daily Verse and Comment Sign up for the Berean: Daily Verse and Comment, and have Biblical truth delivered to your inbox. For a fire will be kindled by my wrath, one that burns down to the realm of the dead below. BibliographyWesley, John. Hebrew. 1685. 56. And set on fire the foundations of the mountains — That is, subvert their strongest fortresses, yea, Jerusalem itself, founded on the holy mountains, which was perfectly fulfilled in its destruction by Titus. great and grievous judgments shall be inflicted, which oft come under the name of fire, &c. See Deuteronomy 4:24 Ezekiel 30:8 Amos 2:2,5. But we cannot wish our readers greater improvement or satisfaction than they will find in reading Bishop Warburton's incomparable book on this subject, entitled Julian. Here begins the account of temporal and corporeal judgments inflicted on the Jews for their disbelief and rejection of the Messiah, their contempt of his Gospel, and ill treatment of his followers; and this here respects the destruction of the land of Judea in general, and the burning of the city and temple of Jerusalem in particular, as the effect of the wrath and anger of God like fire kindled against them: