Psalm 112:2
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New International Version
Their children will be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright will be blessed.

King James Bible
His seed shall be mighty upon earth: the generation of the upright shall be blessed.

Darby Bible Translation
His seed shall be mighty in the land; the generation of the upright shall be blessed.

World English Bible
His seed will be mighty in the land. The generation of the upright will be blessed.

Young's Literal Translation
Mighty in the earth is his seed, The generation of the upright is blessed.

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

His seed shall be mighty - זרעו zaro, his posterity. So the word should always be understood in this connection.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Psalm 25:13 His soul shall dwell at ease; and his seed shall inherit the earth.

Psalm 37:26 He is ever merciful, and lends; and his seed is blessed.

Psalm 102:28 The children of your servants shall continue, and their seed shall be established before you.

Genesis 17:7 And I will establish my covenant between me and you and your seed after you in their generations for an everlasting covenant...

Genesis 22:17,18 That in blessing I will bless you, and in multiplying I will multiply your seed as the stars of the heaven...

Proverbs 20:7 The just man walks in his integrity: his children are blessed after him.

Jeremiah 32:39 And I will give them one heart, and one way, that they may fear me for ever, for the good of them, and of their children after them:

Acts 2:39 For the promise is to you, and to your children, and to all that are afar off, even as many as the LORD our God shall call.

Library
Letter viii (Circa A. D. 1130) to Gilbert, Bishop of London, Universal Doctor
To Gilbert, Bishop of London, Universal Doctor He praises Gilbert, who practised poverty in the station of Bishop. The report of your conduct has spread far and wide, and has given to those whom it has reached an odour of great sweetness. The love of riches is extinct; what sweetness results! charity reigns; what a delight to all! All recognise you for a truly wise man, who has trodden under foot the great enemy with true wisdom; and this is most worthy of your name and of your priesthood. It was
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux—Some Letters of Saint Bernard, Abbot of Clairvaux

"Thou Shall Keep Him in Perfect Peace, Whose Mind is Stayed on Thee, Because He Trusteth in Thee. "
Isaiah xxvi. 3.--"Thou shall keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee, because he trusteth in thee." Christ hath left us his peace, as the great and comprehensive legacy, "My peace I leave you," John xiv. 27. And this was not peace in the world that he enjoyed; you know what his life was, a continual warfare; but a peace above the world, that passeth understanding. "In the world you shall have trouble, but in me you shall have peace," saith Christ,--a peace that shall make trouble
Hugh Binning—The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning

Cross References
Job 5:25
You will know that your children will be many, and your descendants like the grass of the earth.

Psalm 14:5
But there they are, overwhelmed with dread, for God is present in the company of the righteous.

Psalm 102:28
The children of your servants will live in your presence; their descendants will be established before you."

Psalm 127:4
Like arrows in the hands of a warrior are children born in one's youth.

Psalm 128:4
Yes, this will be the blessing for the man who fears the LORD.

Proverbs 20:7
The righteous lead blameless lives; blessed are their children after them.

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