Jamieson, Fausset, and Brown
portions of the law—that is, "prescribed by the law."
for Judah rejoiced for the priests and . . . Levites that waited—The cause of this general satisfaction was either the full restoration of the temple service and the reorganized provision for the permanent support of the ministry, or it was the pious character and eminent gifts of the guardians of religion.
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