Ver. 1. Book, which Joakim burnt, and sought the life of the prophets. C. xxxvi. C.
--- Baruch apprised of the general distress, weeps for it, and his life is spared. W.
Ver. 5. Great: the spirit of prophecy; (Rabbins) or rather to be exempted from suffering, while all the neighbouring nations were perishing. C.
--- And save. Lit. "for salvation." Heb. "booty." H.
--- He seems to have been set at liberty with his master. C. xl. 1. C.