Matthew Poole Commentary - Judges 19:3 - 19:3

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Matthew Poole Commentary - Judges 19:3 - 19:3

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To speak friendly unto her, or, to speak to her heart, i.e. kindly and comfortably, as that phrase is taken, Ge 1 21 Ho 2:14, to offer, her pardon and reconciliation, and restitution to her former state.

To bring her again, to wit, to his own house.

A couple of asses; partly for himself or his wife to ride upon, as there was occasion; and partly for carrying their provision, as appears from Jud_19:19.

He rejoiced to meet him, hoping the breach would be made up by this means.