Treasury of Scripture
But God split an hollow place that was in the jaw, and there came water out of there; and when he had drunk, his spirit came again, and he revived: why he called the name thereof Enhakkore, which is in Lehi to this day.
the jaw. or, Lehi. This reading is certainly preferable; it was in the place called Lehi where a spring was supernaturally opened. there came.
Isaiah 44:3 For I will pour water on him that is thirsty, and floods on the dry ground: I will pour my spirit on your seed...
Genesis 45:27 And they told him all the words of Joseph, which he had said to them: and when he saw the wagons which Joseph had sent to carry him...
1 Samuel 30:12 And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs, and two clusters of raisins: and when he had eaten, his spirit came again to him...
Isaiah 40:26 Lift up your eyes on high, and behold who has created these things, that brings out their host by number...
En-hakkore. Samson gave this expressive name to the miraculously springing water, to be as a memorial of the goodness of God to him. Enhakkore, the well of him that cried, which kept him in remembrance both of his own distress which caused him to cry, and the favour of Jehovah to him in answer to his cry. Many a spring of comfort God opens to his people, which may fitly be called by the name En-hakkore; and this instance of Samson's relief should encourage us to trust in God, for when he pleases he can open rivers in high places.
Isaiah 41:17,18 When the poor and needy seek water, and there is none, and their tongue fails for thirst, I the LORD will hear them...
Samson at first gave the name of Ramath-lehi (the lifting up of the jaw-bone) which denoted him great and triumphant; but now he gives it another name, Enhakkore, which denotes him wanting and dependent.
Genesis 16:13 And she called the name of the LORD that spoke to her, You God see me: for she said, Have I also here looked after him that sees me?
Genesis 22:14 And Abraham called the name of that place Jehovahjireh: as it is said to this day, In the mount of the LORD it shall be seen.
Genesis 28:19 And he called the name of that place Bethel: but the name of that city was called Luz at the first.
Genesis 30:30 For it was little which you had before I came, and it is now increased to a multitude; and the LORD has blessed you since my coming...
Exodus 17:15 And Moses built an altar, and called the name of it Jehovahnissi:
Psalm 34:6 This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him, and saved him out of all his troubles.
Psalm 120:1 In my distress I cried to the LORD, and he heard me.
Strong's ConcordanceBut God clave an hollow place that [was] in the jaw, and there came water thereout; and when he had drunk, his spirit came again, and he revived: wherefore he called the name thereof Enhakkore, which [is] in Lehi unto this day.
Topical BibleCalling Clave Cleaved Cleaveth Crack Drank Drinketh Drinking Drunk En Enhakkore En-hakkore En-hakkor'e Fountain Hakkore Hollow Jaw Lehi Named Open Returned Revived Reviveth Rock Samson Spirit Split Spring Strength Strong Thereof Thereout Waters Wherefore
Judges Chapter 15 Verse 19
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OT History: Judges 15:19 But God split the hollow place that (Jd Judg. Jdg)