1 Chronicles 16:15
New International Version
He remembers his covenant forever, the promise he made, for a thousand generations,

New Living Translation
Remember his covenant forever— the commitment he made to a thousand generations.

English Standard Version
Remember his covenant forever, the word that he commanded, for a thousand generations,

Berean Study Bible
Remember His covenant forever, the word He ordained for a thousand generations—

King James Bible
Be ye mindful always of his covenant; the word which he commanded to a thousand generations;

New King James Version
Remember His covenant forever, The word which He commanded, for a thousand generations,

New American Standard Bible
Remember His covenant forever, The word which He commanded to a thousand generations,

NASB 1995
Remember His covenant forever, The word which He commanded to a thousand generations,

NASB 1977
Remember His covenant forever, The word which He commanded to a thousand generations,

Amplified Bible
Be mindful of His covenant forever, The promise which He commanded and established to a thousand generations,

Christian Standard Bible
Remember his covenant forever — the promise he ordained for a thousand generations,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Remember His covenant forever— the promise He ordained for a thousand generations,

American Standard Version
Remember his covenant for ever, The word which he commanded to a thousand generations,

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Remember his covenant for eternity, the word that he commanded to a thousand generations

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Let us remember his covenant for ever, his word which he commanded to a thousand generations,

Contemporary English Version
We must never forget his agreement and his promises, not in thousands of years. *

Douay-Rheims Bible
Remember for ever his covenant: the word, which he commanded to a thousand generations.

English Revised Version
Remember his covenant for ever, the word which he commanded to a thousand generations;

Good News Translation
Never forget God's covenant, which he made to last forever,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Remember his promise forever, the word that he commanded for a thousand generations,

International Standard Version
Remember his covenant forever, his promise that he made to the thousandth generation,

JPS Tanakh 1917
Remember His covenant for ever, The word which He commanded to a thousand generations;

Literal Standard Version
Remember His covenant for all time, The word He commanded—To one thousand generations,

NET Bible
Remember continually his covenantal decree, the promise he made to a thousand generations--

New Heart English Bible
Remember his covenant forever, the word which he commanded to a thousand generations,

World English Bible
Remember his covenant forever, the word which he commanded to a thousand generations,

Young's Literal Translation
Remember ye to the age His covenant, The word He commanded -- To a thousand generations,

Additional Translations ...
Context
David's Psalm of Thanksgiving
14He is the LORD our God; His judgments carry throughout the earth. 15Remember His covenant forever, the word He ordained for a thousand generations— 16the covenant He made with Abraham, and the oath He swore to Isaac.…

Cross References
1 Chronicles 16:14
He is the LORD our God; His judgments carry throughout the earth.

1 Chronicles 16:16
the covenant He made with Abraham, and the oath He swore to Isaac.


Treasury of Scripture

Be you mindful always of his covenant; the word which he commanded to a thousand generations;

ye mindful

Psalm 25:10
All the paths of the LORD are mercy and truth unto such as keep his covenant and his testimonies.

Psalm 44:17
All this is come upon us; yet have we not forgotten thee, neither have we dealt falsely in thy covenant.

Psalm 105:8
He hath remembered his covenant for ever, the word which he commanded to a thousand generations.

a thousand

Deuteronomy 7:9
Know therefore that the LORD thy God, he is God, the faithful God, which keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him and keep his commandments to a thousand generations;









(15) Be ye mindful.--Psalm 105:8, third strophe, begins, "He hath remembered," that is, "He will certainly remember" His ancient covenant; and the exile and oppression of His people can only be transitory (Comp. Psalm 111:5.) The expression is modified here, to suit different circumstances, and perhaps in view of 1Chronicles 16:12.

The word which he commanded to . . . Rather, the promise which he established for . . .



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Remember
זִכְר֤וּ (ziḵ·rū)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's 2142: To mark, to remember, to mention, to be male

His covenant
בְּרִית֔וֹ (bə·rî·ṯōw)
Noun - feminine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 1285: A covenant

forever,
לְעוֹלָם֙ (lə·‘ō·w·lām)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5769: Concealed, eternity, frequentatively, always

the word
דָּבָ֥ר (dā·ḇār)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1697: A word, a matter, thing, a cause

He ordained
צִוָּ֖ה (ṣiw·wāh)
Verb - Piel - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6680: To lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command, order

for a thousand
לְאֶ֥לֶף (lə·’e·lep̄)
Preposition-l | Number - masculine singular construct
Strong's 505: A thousand

generations—
דּֽוֹר׃ (dō·wr)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 1755: A revolution of time, an age, generation, a dwelling


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