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The Mother of Seven

“The mother of seven will grow faint and breathe her last. She will die, ashamed and humiliated, while it is still daylight” (Jeremiah 15:9). In ancient Israel, the symbolism of giving birth to seven children was used as a proverbial … Continue reading

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