Psalm 89:30
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New International Version
"If his sons forsake my law and do not follow my statutes,

King James Bible
If his children forsake my law, and walk not in my judgments;

Darby Bible Translation
If his sons forsake my law, and walk not in mine ordinances;

World English Bible
If his children forsake my law, and don't walk in my ordinances;

Young's Literal Translation
If his sons forsake My law, And in My judgments do not walk;

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

If his children forsake my law - See the notes on 2 Samuel 7:13, where this and some of the following verses are explained.

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if

Psalm 132:12 If your children will keep my covenant and my testimony that I shall teach them...

2 Samuel 7:14 I will be his father, and he shall be my son. If he commit iniquity, I will chasten him with the rod of men...

1 Chronicles 28:9 And you, Solomon my son, know you the God of your father, and serve him with a perfect heart and with a willing mind...

2 Chronicles 7:17-22 And as for you, if you will walk before me, as David your father walked, and do according to all that I have commanded you...

forsake

Psalm 119:53 Horror has taken hold on me because of the wicked that forsake your law.

Proverbs 4:2 For I give you good doctrine, forsake you not my law.

Proverbs 28:4 They that forsake the law praise the wicked: but such as keep the law contend with them.

Jeremiah 9:13-16 And the LORD said, Because they have forsaken my law which I set before them, and have not obeyed my voice, neither walked therein...

walk

Ezekiel 18:9,17 Has walked in my statutes, and has kept my judgments, to deal truly; he is just, he shall surely live, said the Lord GOD...

Ezekiel 20:19 I am the LORD your God; walk in my statutes, and keep my judgments, and do them;

Luke 1:6 And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.

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Continual Sunshine
'Blessed is the people that know the joyful sound: they shall walk, O Lord, in the light of Thy countenance.'--PSALM lxxxix. 15. The Psalmist has just been setting forth, in sublime language, the glories of the divine character--God's strength, His universal sway, the justice and judgment which are the foundation of His Throne, the mercy and truth which go as heralds before His face. A heathen singing of any of his gods would have gone on to describe the form and features of the god or goddess who
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

The People's Christ
We do not believe that Israel or Judah ever had a better ruler than David; and we are bold to affirm that the reign of the man "chosen out of the people" outshines in glory the reigns of high-bred emperors, and princes with the blood of a score of kings running in their veins. Yea, more, we will assert that the humility of his birth and education, so far from making him incompetent to rule, rendered him, in a great degree, more fit for his office, and able to discharge its mighty duties. He could
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 1: 1855

Atonement.
We come now to the consideration of a very important feature of the moral government of God; namely, the atonement. In discussing this subject, I will-- I. Call attention to several well-established principles of government. 1. We have already seen that moral law is not founded in the mere arbitrary will of God or of any other being, but that it has its foundation in the nature and relations of moral agents, that it is that rule of action or of willing which is imposed on them by the law of their
Charles Grandison Finney—Systematic Theology

Second Sunday in Lent
Text: First Thessalonians 4, 1-7. 1 Finally then, brethren, we beseech and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that, as ye received of us how ye ought to walk and to please God, even as ye do walk,--that ye abound more and more. 2 For ye know what charge we gave you through the Lord Jesus. 3 For this is the will of God, even your sanctification, that ye abstain from fornication; 4 that each one of you know how to possess himself of his own vessel in sanctification and honor, 5 not in the passion of lust,
Martin Luther—Epistle Sermons, Vol. II

Cross References
2 Samuel 7:14
I will be his father, and he will be my son. When he does wrong, I will punish him with a rod wielded by men, with floggings inflicted by human hands.

1 Kings 9:6
"But if you or your descendants turn away from me and do not observe the commands and decrees I have given you and go off to serve other gods and worship them,

Psalm 89:31
if they violate my decrees and fail to keep my commands,

Psalm 119:53
Indignation grips me because of the wicked, who have forsaken your law.

Proverbs 4:2
I give you sound learning, so do not forsake my teaching.

Jeremiah 9:13
The LORD said, "It is because they have forsaken my law, which I set before them; they have not obeyed me or followed my law.

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