New International Version
He provides food for those who fear him; he remembers his covenant forever.
King James Bible
He hath given meat unto them that fear him: he will ever be mindful of his covenant.
Darby Bible Translation
He hath given meat unto them that fear him; he is ever mindful of his covenant.
World English Bible
He has given food to those who fear him. He always remembers his covenant.
Young's Literal Translation
Prey He hath given to those fearing Him, He remembereth to the age His covenant.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He hath given meat - טרף tereph, Prey. This may allude to the quails in the wilderness. The word signifies what is taken in hunting - wild beasts, venison, or fowls of any kind; particularly such as were proper for food. It also signifies spoil taken from enemies. And he may also refer to the wondrous manner in which they were fed and supported during their captivity; and by his support he proved that he was mindful of his covenant. He had promised such blessings; he was faithful to his promises.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
meat. Heb. prey
LibraryGod and the Godly
'His righteousness endureth for ever.'--PSALMS cxi. 3; cxii. 3. These two psalms are obviously intended as a pair. They are identical in number of verses and in structure, both being acrostic, that is to say, the first clause of each commences with the first letter of the Hebrew alphabet, the second clause with the second, and so on. The general idea that runs through them is the likeness of the godly man to God. That resemblance comes very markedly to the surface at several points in the psalms, …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Ordinance of Covenanting
Covenanting According to the Purposes of God.
Period ii. The Church from the Permanent Division of the Empire Until the Collapse of the Western Empire and the First Schism Between the East and the West, or Until About A. D. 500
So do not worry, saying, 'What shall we eat?' or 'What shall we drink?' or 'What shall we wear?'
He remembers his covenant forever, the promise he made, for a thousand generations,
He has shown his people the power of his works, giving them the lands of other nations.
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