Psalm 119:112
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New International Version
My heart is set on keeping your decrees to the very end.

New Living Translation
I am determined to keep your decrees to the very end.

English Standard Version
I incline my heart to perform your statutes forever, to the end.

New American Standard Bible
I have inclined my heart to perform Your statutes Forever, even to the end. Samekh.

King James Bible
I have inclined mine heart to perform thy statutes alway, even unto the end.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I am resolved to obey Your statutes to the very end.

International Standard Version
As a result, I am determined to carry out your statutes forever.

NET Bible
I am determined to obey your statutes at all times, to the very end.

New Heart English Bible
I have set my heart to perform your statutes forever, even to the end.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
I have inclined my heart to do your commandments for eternity in truth!

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I have decided to obey your laws. They offer a reward that never ends.

JPS Tanakh 1917
I have inclined my heart to perform Thy statutes, For ever, at every step.

New American Standard 1977
I have inclined my heart to perform Thy statutes
            Forever, even to the end.

Jubilee Bible 2000
I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes always, even unto the end.

King James 2000 Bible
I have inclined my heart to perform your statutes always, even unto the end.

American King James Version
I have inclined my heart to perform your statutes always, even to the end.

American Standard Version
I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes For ever, even unto the end.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I have inclined my heart to do thy justifications for ever, for the reward.

Darby Bible Translation
I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes for ever, unto the end.

English Revised Version
I have inclined mine heart to perform thy statutes, for ever, even unto the end.

Webster's Bible Translation
I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes always, even to the end.

World English Bible
I have set my heart to perform your statutes forever, even to the end. SAMEKH

Young's Literal Translation
I have inclined my heart To do Thy statutes, to the age -- to the end!
Verse 112. - I have inclined mine heart to perform thy statutes always (comp. vers. 34, 44, etc.). Even unto the end. The end of life is probably meant, as in ver. 33. I have inclined mine heart to perform thy statutes alway,.... He had prayed to God to incline his heart to them, Psalm 119:36; and by the grace of God his heart was inclined to obedience to them; and nothing but that can incline the heart, which is naturally averse unto them: the carnal mind is not subject to the law of God, nor can it be, until it is made so by the grace of God, Romans 8:7; and by this the psalmist had prevailed upon his heart to keep the statutes of the Lord, and do them, and that continually; for a good man is desirous of being steadfast and immovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord;

even unto the end; the end of life, as long as he lived. The Septuagint and Vulgate Latin version render it, "for a recompence"; and the Arabic version, "for an eternal recompence"; but the Ethiopic version the reverse, "not for a recompence", or benefit: which latter is the truth, though neither of them a right version; for the statutes are to be kept, not for the sake of a recompence of reward, but from love to God, and; in duty to him, without any mercenary views; though the word does sometimes signify "a reward", and may be rendered here, "for ever there is a reward" (i); as there is "in", though not "for", keeping the commands; see Psalm 19:11.

(i) "in aeternum est retributio", Clarius. 119:105-112 The word of God directs us in our work and way, and a dark place indeed the world would be without it. The commandment is a lamp kept burning with the oil of the Spirit, as a light to direct us in the choice of our way, and the steps we take in that way. The keeping of God's commands here meant, was that of a sinner under a dispensation of mercy, of a believer having part in the covenant of grace. The psalmist is often afflicted; but with longing desires to become more holy, offers up daily prayers for quickening grace. We cannot offer any thing to God, that he will accept but what he is pleased to teach us to do. To have our soul or life continually in our hands, implies constant danger of life; yet he did not forget God's promises nor his precepts. Numberless are the snares laid by the wicked; and happy is that servant of God, whom they have not caused to err from his Master's precepts. Heavenly treasures are a heritage for ever; all the saints accept them as such, therefore they can be content with little of this world. We must look for comfort only in the way of duty, and that duty must be done. A good man, by the grace of God, brings his heart to his work, then it is done well.
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