1 Chronicles 16:17
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New American Standard Bible
He also confirmed it to Jacob for a statute, To Israel as an everlasting covenant,

King James Bible
And hath confirmed the same to Jacob for a law, and to Israel for an everlasting covenant,

Darby Bible Translation
And he confirmed it unto Jacob for a statute, Unto Israel for an everlasting covenant,

World English Bible
He confirmed the same to Jacob for a statute, and to Israel for an everlasting covenant,

Young's Literal Translation
And He establisheth it to Jacob for a statute, To Israel -- a covenant age-during.

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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

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