Words of Current Interest

The words in this issue are related to the Lesson-Sermon in the CHRISTIAN SCIENCE QUARTERLY designated to be read in Christian Science churches on June 9, 1968.

Who hath enjoined him his way? (Job 36:23)

To enjoin is to direct, prescribe, or impose by order, as a rule compellingly and with urgent admonition. Compare the rendering of the Revised Standard Version, "Who has prescribed for him his way ...?" A further meaning of "enjoin" is to prohibit or restrain by a judicial order.

He shall deliver thee in six troubles: yea, in seven there shall no evil touch thee (Job 5:19)

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Signs of the Times
June 1, 1968

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