“It is written…” Matthew 4:4
When the fears of the day; suggestions of the world, trouble my mind with indecision, the Holy Spirit stirs up the “written” words of Scripture…
“Take heart, it is I (Jesus). Do not be afraid.” Matthew 14:27
The Hebrew word “written” can visually illustrate…
The Word engraved within my heart by the protective hand of the Holy Spirit.
Written – #3789 in the Hebrew from Strong’s Complete Word Study
Hebrew word – kathab (kaw-thab’) – definition – to write, inscribe, prescribe, record.
- Kaf – כ – open hand – covering, permit, wing of a bird
- Tav – ת – cross – sign, covenant, to seal
- Bet – ב – house – within, heart, family
The Holy Spirits’ covering, as the wings of a bird, to protect and guide from the fears of the day. Reminding us of Christ’s sign to seal us with the covenant of His Blood, “Written” within our hearts, our early tents, and upon our families. –
“But immediately Jesus spoke to them, saying, “Take heart, it is I. Do not be afraid.” Matthew 14:27 ESV