New Living Translation
Unfailing love and faithfulness protect the king; his throne is made secure through love.
King James Bible
Mercy and truth preserve the king: and his throne is upholden by mercy.
Darby Bible Translation
Mercy and truth preserve the king; and he upholdeth his throne by mercy.
World English Bible
Love and faithfulness keep the king safe. His throne is sustained by love.
Young's Literal Translation
Kindness and truth keep a king, And he hath supported by kindness his throne.
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LibraryPloughing in Canaan.
In Scripture frequent mention is made of the husbandman and his work. Ploughing the land, sowing the seed, reaping the harvest, and winnowing the grain are often referred to. Our picture shows an Eastern husbandman ploughing. How different it is to ploughing in our own land! There is no coulter; and instead of the broad steel plough-share we see a pointed piece of wood. And the long handles with which our labourers guide their ploughs--where are they? The strong horses, too, harnessed one behind …
Anonymous—Mother Stories from the Old Testament
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The Third Exile, 356-362.
Benjamin Whichcote, the First of the "Latitude-Men"
LORD, don't hold back your tender mercies from me. Let your unfailing love and faithfulness always protect me.
If a king judges the poor fairly, his throne will last forever.
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