He tries to show Job's rashness
by arguments borrowed from Eliphaz
with which compare Job 11:17.
2.Power and terror, that is, terror-inspiring power.
peace in his high places--implying that His power is such on high
as to quell all opposition, not merely there, but on earth also. The
Holy Ghost here shadowed forth Gospel truths
5. "Look up even unto the moon"
"Stars" here answer to "saints" (angels) there; "the moon" here to "the
heavens" there. Even the "stars," the most dazzling object to man's
eye, and the angels, of which the stars are emblems
are imperfect in His sight. Theirs is the light and purity but of
creatures; His of the Creator.
(Job 4:19-21; 15:16).
worm . . . worm--Two distinct Hebrewwords. The first, a worm bred
in putridity; alluding to man's corruption. The second a crawling
worm; implying that man is weak and grovelling.