Of or relating to representation by means of writing
"to spread Scriptural holiness over the land."
Hence arises Midrash, exposition, from darash to "investigate" a scriptural passage.
A large selection of short scriptural post-Communions was provided.
A third theory, advanced by Professor Witherow and others, is that the modern elder is intended to be, and should be, recognized as a copy of the scriptural presbyter.
p. 298; Hengstenberg's Die Geschichte Bileams and seine Weissagungen (1842); the commentaries on the scriptural passages, especially G.