New American Standard Bible
And there He makes the hungry to dwell, So that they may establish an inhabited city,
King James Bible
And there he maketh the hungry to dwell, that they may prepare a city for habitation;
Darby Bible Translation
And there he maketh the hungry to dwell, and they establish a city of habitation;
World English Bible
There he makes the hungry live, that they may prepare a city to live in,
Young's Literal Translation
And He causeth the hungry to dwell there, And they prepare a city of habitation.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And there he maketh the hungry to dwell - Those who were in want; those who would have perished. It is not necessary to refer this to any particular case. It is a general statement, pertaining to changes which God makes upon the earth, as great as if he "should" thus convert a desert into a fruitful field - a barren waste into a land abounding in springs of water; as if he should conduct there a company of famished men, and provide for them food in abundance.
That they may prepare a city for habitation - A permanent dwelling-place for man.
LibraryGod's Great Deliverance of his People. --Ps. Cvii.
God's great Deliverance of His People.--Ps. cvii. part I.--The Wilderness. part II.--From Captivity. part III. From Malignant Disease. part IV. Perils on the Deep. Thank and praise Jehovah's name For his mercies firm and sure, From eternity the same, To eternity endure. Let the ransom'd thus rejoice, Gather'd out of every land; As the people of his choice, Pluck'd from the destroyer's hand. In the wilderness astray, Hither, thither, while they roam, Hungry, fainting by the way, Far from refuge, …
James Montgomery—Sacred Poems and Hymns
Spiritual Hunger Shall be Satisfied
"Nineveh, that Great City"
The Privilege of Prayer
They wandered in the wilderness in a desert region; They did not find a way to an inhabited city.
He led them also by a straight way, To go to an inhabited city.
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