New American Standard Bible
Who remembered us in our low estate, For His lovingkindness is everlasting,
King James Bible
Who remembered us in our low estate: for his mercy endureth for ever:
Darby Bible Translation
Who hath remembered us in our low estate, for his loving-kindness endureth for ever;
World English Bible
Who remembered us in our low estate; for his loving kindness endures forever;
Young's Literal Translation
Who in our lowliness hath remembered us, For to the age is His kindness.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Who remembered us in our low estate - When we were few in number; when we were a feeble people; when we were a people unable to contend with such mighty foes.
For his mercy ... - By all that he did for us when thus feeble; by all his power put forth to defend us from our enemies, he has showed his mercy and kindness to us and to the world.
ELISHA needed that the Holy Spirit should come upon him to inspire him with prophetic utterances. "Holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost." We need that the hand of the Lord should be laid upon us, for we can never open our mouths in wisdom except we are under the divine touch. Now, the Spirit of God works according to his own will. "The wind bloweth where it listeth," and the Spirit of God operates as he chooseth. Elisha could not prophesy just when he liked; he must wait until …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 27: 1881
For He who requires blood remembers them; He does not forget the cry of the afflicted.
For He Himself knows our frame; He is mindful that we are but dust.
And He remembered His covenant for their sake, And relented according to the greatness of His lovingkindness.
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