New Living Translation
May he reign under God's protection forever. May your unfailing love and faithfulness watch over him.
King James Bible
He shall abide before God for ever: O prepare mercy and truth, which may preserve him.
Darby Bible Translation
He shall abide before God for ever: bestow loving-kindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
World English Bible
He shall be enthroned in God's presence forever. Appoint your loving kindness and truth, that they may preserve him.
Young's Literal Translation
He dwelleth to the age before God, Kindness and truth appoint -- they keep him.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
61:7 Abide - In the throne. Before God - Living and ruling as in God's presence, serving God and worshipping him in his tabernacle. Truth - Thy truth in giving me those mercies which thou hast promised, and thy mercy in giving me such further blessings as I needs.
LibrarySermon on the Mount Continued Its Woes in Strict Agreement with the Creator's Disposition. Many Quotations Out of the Old Testament in Proof of This.
"In the like manner," says He,  "did their fathers unto the prophets." What a turncoat  is Marcion's Christ! Now the destroyer, now the advocate of the prophets! He destroyed them as their rival, by converting their disciples; he took up their cause as their friend, by stigmatizing  their persecutors. But,  in as far as the defence of the prophets could not be consistent in the Christ of Marcion, who came to destroy them; in so far is it becoming to the Creator's Christ that …
Tertullian—The Five Books Against Marcion
Letter vi (Circa A. D. 1127) to the Same
Nature of Covenanting.
LORD, don't hold back your tender mercies from me. Let your unfailing love and faithfulness always protect me.
You have preserved my life because I am innocent; you have brought me into your presence forever.
A song for pilgrims ascending to Jerusalem. Those who trust in the LORD are as secure as Mount Zion; they will not be defeated but will endure forever.
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