How Is the Theme of Salvation Seen in the Book of Micah?
Why Is Jesus Called the Cornerstone in 1 Peter 2:6-7?
What Does Philippians 2:5-7 Mean When It Says Jesus Emptied Himself?
"Bore his ear through with an awl" (Exodus 21:6; Deuteronomy 15:17). The ear was pierced as being the organ of hearing, thus signifying the servant's promise of obedience. See BORE.
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Entry for 'AWL'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". 1915.