|New International Version (© 2011)|
The command to leave the stump of the tree with its roots means that your kingdom will be restored to you when you acknowledge that Heaven rules.
King James Bible
And whereas they commanded to leave the stump of the tree roots; thy kingdom shall be sure unto thee, after that thou shalt have known that the heavens do rule.
American Standard Version
And whereas they commanded to leave the stump of the roots of the tree; thy kingdom shall be sure unto thee, after that thou shalt have known that the heavens do rule.
Young's Literal Translation
And that which they said -- to leave the stump of the roots of the tree; thy kingdom for thee abideth, after that thou knowest that the heavens are ruling.
Daniel 4:26 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thy kingdom shall he sure unto thee - No new king was set up; Evil-merodach his son was regent during his father's insanity.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Daniel 4:15 Nevertheless leave the stump of his roots in the earth, even with a band of iron and brass, in the tender grass of the field...
Matthew 5:34 But I say to you, Swear not at all; neither by heaven; for it is God's throne:
Matthew 21:20 And when the disciples saw it, they marveled, saying, How soon is the fig tree withered away!
Luke 15:18,21 I will arise and go to my father, and will say to him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and before you...
Daniel 4:26 Parallel CommentariesAbideth Acknowledge Assured Broken Clear Command Commanded End Heaven Heavens Kingdom Leave Means Orders Recognize Restored Roots Rule Rules Ruling Safe Stump Sure Time Tree WhereasAbideth Acknowledge Assured Broken Clear Command Commanded End Heaven Heavens Kingdom Leave Means Orders Recognize Restored Roots Rule Rules Ruling Safe Stump Sure Time Tree WhereasTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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