[1] Oh, that I could be taxed so fairly!

[2] Jamieson, Fausset, Brown. A Commentary. Vol. I, pg. 262.

[3] W. H. Griffith Thomas, Genesis: A Devotional Commentary. pg. 461.

[4] John Calvin, A Commentary on Genesis. Vol. II, pg. 424.

[5] John Calvin, A Harmony of the Gospels, Vol. I, pg. 200.

[6] D. A. Carson, Expositor's Bible Commentary, Vol. VIII, pg. 141.

[7] Spurgeon, The Gospel of Matthew, pg. 67.

[8] Calvin, op. cit., pg. 204.

9 All Scripture citations in this study are taken from the King James Version.

[10] Leighton, cited in Bridges, A Commentary on Ecclesiastes, pg. 11.