Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
It shall not seem hard unto thee, when thou sendest him away free from thee; for he hath been worth a double hired servant to thee, in serving thee six years: and the LORD thy God shall bless thee in all that thou doest.
You shall generously give to him, and your heart shall not be grieved when you give to him, because
for this thing the Lord your God will bless you in all your work and in all your undertakings.
But now the Lord speaks, saying, “Within three years, as
a hired man would count them, the glory of Moab will be degraded along with all his great population, and his remnant will be very small and impotent.”
For thus the Lord said to me, “In a
year, as a hired man would count it, all the splendor of Kedar will terminate;
“Which of you, having a slave plowing or tending sheep, will say to him when he has come in from the field, ‘Come immediately and sit down to eat’?