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Your raiment waxed not old on you, neither did your foot swell, these forty years.
Many have attempted to give the following meaning to this text:-- `God so amply provided for them all the necessaries of life, that they never were obliged to wear tattered garments, nor were their feet injured for lack of shoes or sandals.' Now, though the Israelites doubtless brought out of Egypt more raiment than what they had upon them; and they might manufacture the fleeces of their flocks in the wilderness; and also might be favoured by providence with other supplies from the neighbouring nations or travelling hordes of Arabs; yet, when we consider their immense numbers, their situation and long continuance in the wilderness, and the very strong expressions made use of in the text, why should we question the extraordinary and miraculous interposition of God in this respect, as well as in others, not less stupendous in their nature, or constant in their supply?
Deuteronomy 29:5 And I have led you forty years in the wilderness: your clothes are not waxen old on you, and your shoe is not waxen old on your foot.
Nehemiah 9:21 Yes, forty years did you sustain them in the wilderness, so that they lacked nothing; their clothes waxed not old...
Matthew 26:25-30 Then Judas, which betrayed him, answered and said, Master, is it I? He said to him, You have said...
Strong's ConcordanceThy raiment waxed not old upon thee, neither did thy foot swell, these forty years.
Topical BibleClothing Didn't During Foot Forty Grew Grow Raiment Swell Swelled Tired Waxed Wear Worn
Deuteronomy Chapter 8 Verse 4
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OT Law: Deuteronomy 8:4 Your clothing didn't grow old on you (Deut. De Du)