Hebrews 4:7
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English Standard Version
again he appoints a certain day, “Today,” saying through David so long afterward, in the words already quoted, “Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts.”

King James Bible
Again, he limiteth a certain day, saying in David, To day, after so long a time; as it is said, To day if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts.

American Standard Version
he again defineth a certain day, To-day, saying in David so long a time afterward (even as hath been said before), To-day if ye shall hear his voice, Harden not your hearts.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Again he limiteth a certain day, saying in David, To day, after so long a time, as it is above said: To day if you shall hear his voice, harden not your hearts.

English Revised Version
he again defineth a certain day, saying in David, after so long a time, Today, as it hath been before said, Today if ye shall hear his voice, Harden not your hearts.

Webster's Bible Translation
(Again, he limiteth a certain day, saying in David, To-day, after so long a time; as it is said, To-day, if ye will hear his voice, harden not your hearts.

Weymouth New Testament
He again definitely mentions a certain day, "To-day," saying long afterwards, by David's lips, in the words already quoted, "To-day, if you hear His voice, do not harden your hearts."

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Vincent's Word Studies

Again he limiteth a certain day (πάλιν τινὰ ὁρίζει ἡμέραν)

For limiteth rend. defineth. For the verb see on declared, Romans 1:4. The meaning is, he gives another opportunity of securing the rest, and calls the period in which the opportunity is offered today.

In David

The date of the composition of Psalm 95:1-11 is uncertain. In lxx (94) it is called a Psalm of David. In the words in David the writer may adopt the lxx title, or may mean simply in the Psalms. In the Hebrew the Psalm has no inscription.

After so long a time (μετὰ τοσοῦτον χρόνον)

The time between Joshua and David. After this long interval he renews the promise in the Psalm.

As it is said (καθῶς προείρηται)

Rend. as it hath been before said; referring to the citations, Hebrews 3:7, Hebrews 3:8, Hebrews 3:15.

Hebrews 4:7 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

saying.

Hebrews 3:7,8 Why (as the Holy Ghost said, To day if you will hear his voice...

2 Samuel 23:1,2 Now these be the last words of David. David the son of Jesse said, and the man who was raised up on high...

Matthew 22:43 He said to them, How then does David in spirit call him Lord, saying,

Mark 12:36 For David himself said by the Holy Ghost, The LORD said to my Lord, Sit you on my right hand, till I make your enemies your footstool.

Luke 20:42 And David himself said in the book of Psalms, The LORD said to my Lord, Sit you on my right hand,

Acts 2:29,31 Men and brothers, let me freely speak to you of the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried...

Acts 28:25 And when they agreed not among themselves, they departed, after that Paul had spoken one word...

To day.

Hebrews 3:7,15 Why (as the Holy Ghost said, To day if you will hear his voice...

Psalm 95:7 For he is our God; and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. To day if you will hear his voice,

after.

1 Kings 6:1 And it came to pass in the four hundred and eightieth year after the children of Israel were come out of the land of Egypt...

Acts 13:20-23 And after that he gave to them judges about the space of four hundred and fifty years, until Samuel the prophet...

Cross References
Psalm 95:7
For he is our God, and we are the people of his pasture, and the sheep of his hand. Today, if you hear his voice,

Hebrews 3:7
Therefore, as the Holy Spirit says, "Today, if you hear his voice,

Hebrews 3:15
As it is said, "Today, if you hear his voice, do not harden your hearts as in the rebellion."

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