Psalm 127:4
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New Living Translation
Children born to a young man are like arrows in a warrior's hands.

King James Bible
As arrows are in the hand of a mighty man; so are children of the youth.

Darby Bible Translation
As arrows in the hand of a mighty man, so are the children of youth.

World English Bible
As arrows in the hand of a mighty man, so are the children of youth.

Young's Literal Translation
As arrows in the hand of a mighty one, So are the sons of the young men.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

127:4 Youth - These he prefers before other children, because they live longest with their parents, and to their comfort and support, whereas children born in old age seldom come to maturity before their parents death.

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The piety of the Old Testament Church is reflected with more clearness and variety in the Psalter than in any other book of the Old Testament. It constitutes the response of the Church to the divine demands of prophecy, and, in a less degree, of law; or, rather, it expresses those emotions and aspirations of the universal heart which lie deeper than any formal demand. It is the speech of the soul face to face with God. Its words are as simple and unaffected as human words can be, for it is the genius
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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