Ver. 1. Thanks. Lit. "confess." The Jews thank God for their return, as the Church does for her deliverance from sin. W.
--- Canticles were composed on such occasions. Ex. xv.
--- Angry. They do not thank God on this account; but because he had averted his indignation. C.
Ver. 3. Fountains. Instead of those which your fathers drank in the desert. C.
--- You shall have the holy Scriptures, (H.) sacraments, &c. Jo. iv. 13. and vii. 38.
Ver. 6. Of thee. He alludes to the name Emmanuel. Christ preached, and his own would not receive him. Jo. i. 11. and 26. C.
--- He continues with us, concealed under the sacramental species. M.