New International Version
I will establish your line forever and make your throne firm through all generations.'"
King James Bible
Thy seed will I establish for ever, and build up thy throne to all generations. Selah.
Darby Bible Translation
Thy seed will I establish for ever, and build up thy throne from generation to generation. Selah.
World English Bible
'I will establish your seed forever, and build up your throne to all generations.'" Selah.
Young's Literal Translation
'Even to the age do I establish thy seed, And have built to generation and generation thy throne. Selah.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Thy seed will I establish for ever, and build up thy throne to all generations - And this covenant had most incontestably Jesus Christ in view. This is the seed, or posterity, that should sit on the throne, and reign for ever and ever. David and his family are long since become extinct; none of his race has sat on the Jewish throne for more than two thousand years: but the Christ has reigned invariably since that time, and will reign till all his enemies are put under his feet; and to this the psalmist says Selah. It will be so, it is so; and it cannot be otherwise; for the Lord hath sworn that he shall have an euerlasting kingdom, as he has an everlasting priesthood.
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'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 …
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and he will reign over Jacob's descendants forever; his kingdom will never end."
Does not Scripture say that the Messiah will come from David's descendants and from Bethlehem, the town where David lived?"
2 Samuel 7:13
He is the one who will build a house for my Name, and I will establish the throne of his kingdom forever.
2 Samuel 7:16
Your house and your kingdom will endure forever before me; your throne will be established forever.'"
He gives his king great victories; he shows unfailing love to his anointed, to David and to his descendants forever.
I will establish his line forever, his throne as long as the heavens endure.
The children of your servants will live in your presence; their descendants will be established before you."
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