Psalm 119:55
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New International Version
In the night, LORD, I remember your name, that I may keep your law.

King James Bible
I have remembered thy name, O LORD, in the night, and have kept thy law.

Darby Bible Translation
I have remembered thy name, O Jehovah, in the night, and have kept thy law.

World English Bible
I have remembered your name, Yahweh, in the night, and I obey your law.

Young's Literal Translation
I have remembered in the night Thy name, O Jehovah, And I do keep Thy law.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

I have remembered thy name - Thou art Jehovah; and as our God thou hast made thyself known unto us. In the deepest night of our affliction this has consoled me.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

night

Psalm 42:8 Yet the LORD will command his loving kindness in the day time, and in the night his song shall be with me...

Psalm 63:6 When I remember you on my bed, and meditate on you in the night watches.

Psalm 77:6 I call to remembrance my song in the night: I commune with my own heart: and my spirit made diligent search.

Psalm 139:18 If I should count them, they are more in number than the sand: when I awake, I am still with you.

Genesis 32:24-28 And Jacob was left alone; and there wrestled a man with him until the breaking of the day...

Job 35:9,10 By reason of the multitude of oppressions they make the oppressed to cry: they cry out by reason of the arm of the mighty...

Isaiah 26:9 With my soul have I desired you in the night; yes, with my spirit within me will I seek you early...

Luke 6:12 And it came to pass in those days, that he went out into a mountain to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God.

Acts 16:25 And at midnight Paul and Silas prayed, and sang praises to God: and the prisoners heard them.

kept

Psalm 119:17,34 Deal bountifully with your servant, that I may live, and keep your word...

John 14:21 He that has my commandments, and keeps them, he it is that loves me: and he that loves me shall be loved of my Father...

John 15:10 If you keep my commandments, you shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father's commandments, and abide in his love.

Library
Notes on the First Century:
Page 1. Line 1. An empty book is like an infant's soul.' Here Traherne may possibly have had in his mind a passage in Bishop Earle's "Microcosmography." In delineating the character of a child, Earle says: "His soul is yet a white paper unscribbled with observations of the world, wherewith at length it becomes a blurred note-book," Page 14. Line 25. The entrance of his words. This sentence is from Psalm cxix. 130. Page 15. Last line of Med. 21. "Insatiableness." This word in Traherne's time was often
Thomas Traherne—Centuries of Meditations

'Time for Thee to Work'
'It is time for Thee, Lord, to work; for they have made void Thy Law. 127. Therefore I love Thy commandments above gold, yea, above fine gold. 128. Therefore I esteem all Thy precepts concerning all things to be right; and I hate every false way.' --PSALM cxix. 126-128. If much that we hear be true, a society to circulate Bibles is a most irrational and wasteful expenditure of energy and money. We cannot ignore the extent and severity of the opposition to the very idea of revelation, even if we would;
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

And in Jeremiah He Thus Declares his Death and Descent into Hell...
And in Jeremiah He thus declares His death and descent into hell, saying: And the Lord the Holy One of Israel, remembered his dead, which aforetime fell asleep in the dust of the earth; and he went down unto them, to bring the tidings of his salvation, to deliver them. [255] In this place He also renders the cause of His death: for His descent into hell was the salvation of them that had passed away. And, again, concerning His cross Isaiah says thus: I have stretched out my hands all the day long
Irenæus—The Demonstration of the Apostolic Preaching

Progress of Reform in Germany
Luther's mysterious disappearance excited consternation throughout all Germany. Inquiries concerning him were heard everywhere. The wildest rumors were circulated, and many believed that he had been murdered. There was great lamentation, not only by his avowed friends, but by thousands who had not openly taken their stand with the Reformation. Many bound themselves by a solemn oath to avenge his death. The Romish leaders saw with terror to what a pitch had risen the feeling against them. Though at
Ellen Gould White—The Great Controversy

Cross References
Acts 16:25
About midnight Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them.

Psalm 42:8
By day the LORD directs his love, at night his song is with me-- a prayer to the God of my life.

Psalm 63:6
On my bed I remember you; I think of you through the watches of the night.

Psalm 92:2
proclaiming your love in the morning and your faithfulness at night,

Psalm 119:62
At midnight I rise to give you thanks for your righteous laws.

Psalm 119:145
I call with all my heart; answer me, LORD, and I will obey your decrees.

Ecclesiastes 12:1
Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come and the years approach when you will say, "I find no pleasure in them"--

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