New International Version
My people will live in peaceful dwelling places, in secure homes, in undisturbed places of rest.
King James Bible
And my people shall dwell in a peaceable habitation, and in sure dwellings, and in quiet resting places;
Darby Bible Translation
And my people shall dwell in a peaceable habitation, and in sure dwellings, and in quiet resting-places.
World English Bible
My people will live in a peaceful habitation, in safe dwellings, and in quiet resting places.
Young's Literal Translation
And dwelt hath My people in a peaceful habitation, And in stedfast tabernacles, And in quiet resting-places.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The work of righteousness - Righteousness works and produces peace.
The effect of righteousness - עבדת abodath, the culture. Righteousness, cultivated by peace, produces tranquillity of mind and permanent security. Reader, hast thou the principle? If so, dost thou cultivate it? If thou dost, thou hast peace of conscience, joy in the Holy Ghost, and a sure and certain hope of everlasting life.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
'And a man shall be as an hiding place from the wind, and a covert from the tempest; as rivers of water in a dry place, as the shadow of a great rock in a weary land.'--ISAIAH xxxii. 2. We may well say, Of whom speaketh the prophet this? Here are distinctly attributed to one of ourselves, if we take the words in their simplicity and fulness, functions and powers which universal experience has taught us not to look for in humanity. And there have been a great many attempts--as it seems to me, altogether …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Peace on Earth through Righteousness
The Outpouring of the Holy Spirit.
Letter xxvi. (Circa A. D. 1127) to the Same
He will judge between the nations and will settle disputes for many peoples. They will beat their swords into plowshares and their spears into pruning hooks. Nation will not take up sword against nation, nor will they train for war anymore.
In that day the Root of Jesse will stand as a banner for the peoples; the nations will rally to him, and his resting place will be glorious.
On the day the LORD gives you relief from your suffering and turmoil and from the harsh labor forced on you,
You will keep in perfect peace those whose minds are steadfast, because they trust in you.
LORD, you establish peace for us; all that we have accomplished you have done for us.
to whom he said, "This is the resting place, let the weary rest"; and, "This is the place of repose"-- but they would not listen.
This is what the Sovereign LORD, the Holy One of Israel, says: "In repentance and rest is your salvation, in quietness and trust is your strength, but you would have none of it.
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