For thou hast cast off thy people, the house of Jacob, because they are filled [with what comes] from the east, and use auguries like the Philistines, and ally themselves with the children of foreigners.
See Heb. 1.2. A Hebrew expression implying the end of the period of law, when Messiah was to be introduced. It introduces the days of Messiah. It occurs Gen. 49.1; Num. 24.14; Deut. 4.30; 31.29; Jer. 23.20; 30.24; 48.47; 49.39; Ezek. 38.16; Dan. 2.28; 10.14; Hos. 3.5; Mic. 4.1.