New Living Translation
The light disturbs the wicked and stops the arm that is raised in violence.
King James Bible
And from the wicked their light is withholden, and the high arm shall be broken.
Darby Bible Translation
And from the wicked their light is withholden, and the uplifted arm is broken.
World English Bible
From the wicked, their light is withheld. The high arm is broken.
Young's Literal Translation
And withheld from the wicked is their light, And the arm lifted up is broken.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
38:15 Withheld - That light which enjoyed by others is withholden from them, either by their own choice, because they chuse darkness rather than light; or by the judgment of God, or the magistrate, by whom they are cut off from the light of the living. Arms - Their great strength which they used to the oppression of others.
LibraryThe Joy of the Lord.
IT is written "the joy of the Lord is your strength." Every child of God knows in some measure what it is to rejoice in the Lord. The Lord Jesus Christ must ever be the sole object of the believer's joy, and as eyes and heart look upon Him, we, too, like "the strangers scattered abroad" to whom Peter wrote shall "rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory" (1 Pet. i:8). But it is upon our heart to meditate with our beloved readers on the joy of our adorable Lord, as his own personal joy. The …
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"But those who brazenly violate the LORD's will, whether native-born Israelites or foreigners, have blasphemed the LORD, and they must be cut off from the community.
They find it is dark in the daytime, and they grope at noon as if it were night.
He rescues the poor from the cutting words of the strong, and rescues them from the clutches of the powerful.
then let my shoulder be wrenched out of place! Let my arm be torn from its socket!
As the light approaches, the earth takes shape like clay pressed beneath a seal; it is robed in brilliant colors.
Break the arms of these wicked, evil people! Go after them until the last one is destroyed.
For the strength of the wicked will be shattered, but the LORD takes care of the godly.
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