New Living Translation
for they are your people--your special possession--whom you brought out of the iron-smelting furnace of Egypt.
King James Bible
For they be thy people, and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron:
Darby Bible Translation
(for they are thy people, and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron) --
World English Bible
(for they are your people, and your inheritance, which you brought forth out of Egypt, from the midst of the furnace of iron);
Young's Literal Translation
(for Thy people and Thy inheritance are they, whom Thou didst bring out of Egypt, out of the midst of the furnace of iron) --
1 Kings 8:51 Parallel
Commentary1 Kings 8:51 Parallel Commentaries
VI. Objections answered. I will consider those passages of scripture which are by some supposed to contradict the doctrine we have been considering. 1 Kings viii. 46: "If they sin against thee, (for there is no man that sinneth not,) and thou be angry with them, and deliver them to the enemy, so that they carry them away captives unto the land of the enemy, far or near," etc. On this passage, I remark:-- 1. That this sentiment in nearly the same language, is repeated in 2 Chron. vi. 26, and in Eccl. …
Charles Grandison Finney—Systematic Theology
The New Temple and Its Worship
The Law Given, not to Retain a People for Itself, but to Keep Alive the Hope of Salvation in Christ Until his Advent.
"If we Confess Our Sins, He is Faithful and Just to Forgive us Our Sins, and to Cleanse us from all Unrighteousness. If we Say We
But Moses tried to pacify the LORD his God. "O LORD!" he said. "Why are you so angry with your own people whom you brought from the land of Egypt with such great power and such a strong hand?
Why let the Egyptians say, 'Their God rescued them with the evil intention of slaughtering them in the mountains and wiping them from the face of the earth'? Turn away from your fierce anger. Change your mind about this terrible disaster you have threatened against your people!
Remember that the LORD rescued you from the iron-smelting furnace of Egypt in order to make you his very own people and his special possession, which is what you are today.
I prayed to the LORD and said, 'O Sovereign LORD, do not destroy them. They are your own people. They are your special possession, whom you redeemed from Egypt by your mighty power and your strong hand.
But they are your people and your special possession, whom you brought out of Egypt by your great strength and powerful arm.'
"For the people of Israel belong to the LORD; Jacob is his special possession.
Save your people! Bless Israel, your special possession. Lead them like a shepherd, and carry them in your arms forever.
Jump to PreviousBroughtest Egypt Fireplace Forth Furnace Heritage Inheritance Iron Iron-Smelting Midst
Jump to NextBroughtest Egypt Fireplace Forth Furnace Heritage Inheritance Iron Iron-Smelting Midst
Links1 Kings 8:51 NIV
1 Kings 8:51 NLT
1 Kings 8:51 ESV
1 Kings 8:51 NASB
1 Kings 8:51 KJV
1 Kings 8:51 Bible Apps
1 Kings 8:51 Biblia Paralela
1 Kings 8:51 Chinese Bible
1 Kings 8:51 French Bible
1 Kings 8:51 German Bible
1 Kings 8:51 Commentaries