On "And the priest Paschor, the son of Emmer, heard," up to, "You deceived me, Lord, and I was deceived."1.
OF THE SENSE OF THE SCRIPTURE, that which comes up in the eye when it comprehends the clarity of the sacred Scriptures.2. These things are said to me in the prologue, which arouses and raises up both myself and those who listen to what was offered in the passages read, in order that we might ask that Jesus come and make clear to us and teach us now3. what is written here.
11. Jeremiah prophesied, and the priest Paschor son of Emmer heard the words of the prophecy, and such other listeners heard Jeremiah, in light of what is reasonable in the context of what follows in the prophecy, though no other is immediately recorded except for Paschor. But he has taken care to say in the Scripture both whose son he was, Emmer's, and that he bore the title of a priest, and what position he had among the people, that he was appointed governor of the House of the Lord in the time Jeremiah was prophesying such words.4. And it is recorded that, after he heard the words of the prophecy, Paschorstruck Jeremiah, and he was not content just to have struck him, but also he threw him into a certain____________________