Deuteronomy 12:9
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since you have not yet reached the resting place and the inheritance the LORD your God is giving you.

King James Bible
For ye are not as yet come to the rest and to the inheritance, which the LORD your God giveth you.

Darby Bible Translation
For ye are not as yet come to the rest and to the inheritance which Jehovah thy God giveth thee.

World English Bible
for you haven't yet come to the rest and to the inheritance, which Yahweh your God gives you.

Young's Literal Translation
for ye have not come in hitherto unto the rest, and unto the inheritance, which Jehovah thy God is giving to thee;

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Ye shall overthrow their altars - Where unholy sacrifices have been offered; and break their pillars, probably meaning statues and representations of their gods cut out of stone; and burn their groves, such as those about the temple of Ashtaroth, the Canaanitish Venus, whose impure rites were practiced in different parts of the enclosures or groves round her temples; and ye shall hew down the graven images, probably implying all images carved out of wood; and destroy the names of them, which were no doubt at first graven on the stones, and carved on the trees, and then applied to the surrounding districts. In various instances the names of whole mountains, valleys, and districts were borrowed from the gods worshipped there.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Deuteronomy 25:19 Therefore it shall be, when the LORD your God has given you rest from all your enemies round about...

1 Kings 8:56 Blessed be the LORD, that has given rest to his people Israel, according to all that he promised...

1 Chronicles 23:25 For David said, The LORD God of Israel has given rest to his people, that they may dwell in Jerusalem for ever:

Micah 2:10 Arise you, and depart; for this is not your rest: because it is polluted, it shall destroy you, even with a sore destruction.

Hebrews 4:8,9 For if Jesus had given them rest, then would he not afterward have spoken of another day...

1 Peter 1:3,5 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ...

Library
The Eating of the Peace-Offering
'But thou must eat them before the Lord thy God in the place which the Lord thy God shall choose, thou, and thy son, and thy daughter, and thy manservant, and thy maidservant, and the Levite that is within thy gates: and thou shalt rejoice before the Lord thy God in all that thou puttest thine hands unto.'--DEUT. xii. 18. There were three bloody sacrifices, the sin-offering, the burnt- offering, and the peace-offering. In all three expiation was the first idea, but in the second of them the act
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

The King --Continued.
The second event recorded as important in the bright early years is the great promise of the perpetuity of the kingdom in David's house. As soon as the king was firmly established and free from war, he remembered the ancient word which said, "When He giveth you rest from all your enemies round about, so that ye dwell in safety, then there shall be a place which the Lord your God shall choose to cause His name to dwell there" (Deut. xii. 10, 11). His own ease rebukes him; he regards his tranquillity
Alexander Maclaren—The Life of David

Cross References
Deuteronomy 3:20
until the LORD gives rest to your fellow Israelites as he has to you, and they too have taken over the land that the LORD your God is giving them across the Jordan. After that, each of you may go back to the possession I have given you."

Deuteronomy 4:21
The LORD was angry with me because of you, and he solemnly swore that I would not cross the Jordan and enter the good land the LORD your God is giving you as your inheritance.

Deuteronomy 12:8
You are not to do as we do here today, everyone doing as they see fit,

Deuteronomy 25:19
When the LORD your God gives you rest from all the enemies around you in the land he is giving you to possess as an inheritance, you shall blot out the name of Amalek from under heaven. Do not forget!

Joshua 11:23
So Joshua took the entire land, just as the LORD had directed Moses, and he gave it as an inheritance to Israel according to their tribal divisions. Then the land had rest from war.

Psalm 95:11
So I declared on oath in my anger, 'They shall never enter my rest.'"

Micah 2:10
Get up, go away! For this is not your resting place, because it is defiled, it is ruined, beyond all remedy.

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