New American Standard Bible
You have spurned the covenant of Your servant; You have profaned his crown in the dust.
King James Bible
Thou hast made void the covenant of thy servant: thou hast profaned his crown by casting it to the ground.
Darby Bible Translation
Thou hast made void the covenant of thy servant; thou hast profaned his crown to the ground:
World English Bible
You have renounced the covenant of your servant. You have defiled his crown in the dust.
Young's Literal Translation
Hast rejected the covenant of Thy servant, Thou hast polluted to the earth his crown,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Thou hast made void the covenant of thy servant - Thou hast dealt with him as if there were no such covenant; as if no such promise had been made to him. The word rendered "made void," means to abhor, or reject.
Thou hast profaned his crown, by casting it to the ground - literally, "Thou hast profaned to the earth his crown;" that is, Thou hast treated it as a polluted thing; a thing to be rejected and abhorred; a thing which one casts indignantly upon the ground.
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"My covenant shall stand fast." --PSALM lxxxix. 19-29. Such a divine assurance ought to make me perfectly quiet in spirit. Restlessness in a Christian always spells disloyalty. The uncertainty is born of suspicion. There is a rift in the faith, and the disturbing breath of the devil blows through, and destroys my peace. If I am sure of my great Ally, my heart will not be troubled, neither will it be afraid. And such a divine assurance ought to make me bold in will and majestic in labour. I ought …
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"He has stripped my honor from me And removed the crown from my head.
They have burned Your sanctuary to the ground; They have defiled the dwelling place of Your name.
When God heard, He was filled with wrath And greatly abhorred Israel;
For riches are not forever, Nor does a crown endure to all generations.
The Lord has swallowed up; He has not spared All the habitations of Jacob. In His wrath He has thrown down The strongholds of the daughter of Judah; He has brought them down to the ground; He has profaned the kingdom and its princes.
The Lord has rejected His altar, He has abandoned His sanctuary; He has delivered into the hand of the enemy The walls of her palaces. They have made a noise in the house of the LORD As in the day of an appointed feast.
The crown has fallen from our head; Woe to us, for we have sinned!
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