1 Chronicles 16:13
Parallel Verses
King James Version
O ye seed of Israel his servant, ye children of Jacob, his chosen ones.

Darby Bible Translation
Ye seed of Israel his servant, Ye sons of Jacob, his chosen ones.

World English Bible
you seed of Israel his servant, you children of Jacob, his chosen ones.

Young's Literal Translation
O seed of Israel, His servant, O sons of Jacob, His chosen ones!

1 Chronicles 16:13 Parallel
Commentary
Geneva Study Bible

O ye seed of Israel his servant, ye children of Jacob, his {g} chosen ones.

(g) Meaning by this that the promise of adoption only belongs to the Church.1 Chronicles 16:13 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

1 Chronicles 16:12
Top of Page
Top of Page