In Godís Womb?


Hebrew term for the uniquely female organ, the uterus (womb), is used in the original Scriptures to describe Godís compassion.

    Source: Buttrick, George Arthur (Gen. Editor) The Interpreterís Dictionary of the Bible: Supplementary Volume, Abingdon, Nashville, 1976, page 368-369.

This analogy is used in reverse here:

    Galatians 4:19 My dear children, for whom I am again in the pains of childbirth until Christ is formed in you

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