Psalm 132:4
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New American Standard Bible
I will not give sleep to my eyes Or slumber to my eyelids,

King James Bible
I will not give sleep to mine eyes, or slumber to mine eyelids,

Darby Bible Translation
I will not give sleep to mine eyes, slumber to mine eyelids,

World English Bible
I will not give sleep to my eyes, or slumber to my eyelids;

Young's Literal Translation
If I give sleep to mine eyes, To mine eyelids -- slumber,

Psalm 132:4 Parallel
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

I will not give sleep to mine eyes ... - There is no difference here between the words sleep and slumber. The meaning is, that the house of the Lord should be his first care.

Psalm 132:4 Parallel Commentaries

Promises and Threatenings
'And it came to pass, when Solomon had finished the building of the house of the Lord, and the king's house, and all Solomon's desire which he was pleased to do. 2. That the Lord appeared to Solomon the second time, as He had appeared unto him at Gibeon. 3. And the Lord said unto him, I have heard thy prayer and thy supplication, that thou hast made before Me: I have hallowed this house, which thou hast built, to put My name there for ever; and Mine eyes and Mine heart shall be there perpetually,
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Manner of Covenanting.
Previous to an examination of the manner of engaging in the exercise of Covenanting, the consideration of God's procedure towards his people while performing the service seems to claim regard. Of the manner in which the great Supreme as God acts, as well as of Himself, our knowledge is limited. Yet though even of the effects on creatures of His doings we know little, we have reason to rejoice that, in His word He has informed us, and in His providence illustrated by that word, he has given us to
John Cunningham—The Ordinance of Covenanting

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