New Living Translation
Now I raise my hand to heaven and declare, "As surely as I live,
King James Bible
For I lift up my hand to heaven, and say, I live for ever.
Darby Bible Translation
For I lift up my hand to the heavens, and say, I live for ever!
World English Bible
For I lift up my hand to heaven, And say, As I live forever,
Young's Literal Translation
For I lift up unto the heavens My hand, And have said, I live -- to the age!
Deuteronomy 32:40 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
32:40 I lift up my hand - I solemnly swear, that I will do what here follows. I live - As sure as I live.
Librarya survey of the third and closing discourse of the prophet
We shall now, in conclusion, give a survey of the third and closing discourse of the prophet. After an introduction in vi. 1, 2, where the mountains serve only to give greater solemnity to the scene (in the fundamental passages Deut. xxxii. 1, and in Is. 1, 2, "heaven and earth" are mentioned for the same purposes, inasmuch as they are the most venerable parts of creation; "contend with the mountains" by taking them in and applying to [Pg 522] them as hearers), the prophet reminds the people of …
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament
Appendix xvi. On the Jewish views About Demons' and the Demonised,' Together with Some Notes on the Intercourse Between Jews and Jewish Christians in the First Centuries.
The Justice of God
The Truth of God
Whenever the living beings give glory and honor and thanks to the one sitting on the throne (the one who lives forever and ever),
the twenty-four elders fall down and worship the one sitting on the throne (the one who lives forever and ever). And they lay their crowns before the throne and say,
Then the angel I saw standing on the sea and on the land raised his right hand toward heaven.
Then Abraham planted a tamarisk tree at Beersheba, and there he worshiped the LORD, the Eternal God.
But as surely as I live, and as surely as the earth is filled with the LORD's glory,
Their mouths are full of lies; they swear to tell the truth, but they lie instead.
Save me! Rescue me from the power of my enemies. Their mouths are full of lies; they swear to tell the truth, but they lie instead.
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