New American Standard Bible
For You have girded me with strength for battle; You have subdued under me those who rose up against me.
King James Bible
For thou hast girded me with strength unto the battle: thou hast subdued under me those that rose up against me.
Darby Bible Translation
And thou girdedst me with strength to battle; thou didst subdue under me those that rose up against me.
World English Bible
For you have armed me with strength to the battle. You have subdued under me those who rose up against me.
Young's Literal Translation
And Thou girdest me with strength for battle, Causest my withstanders to bow under me.
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Thou hast subdued under me - Margin, as in Hebrew, caused to bow. That is, God had caused them to submit to him; he had enabled him to overcome them; still acknowledging that all this was from God, and that the praise was due to Him, and not to the power of his own arm.
LibraryConviction of Weakness.
The soul in the state of abandonment can abstain from justifying itself by word or deed. The divine action justifies it. This order of the divine will is the solid and firm rock on which the submissive soul reposes, sheltered from change and tempest. It is continually present under the veil of crosses, and of the most ordinary actions. Behind this veil the hand of God is hidden to sustain and to support those who abandon themselves entirely to Him. From the time that a soul becomes firmly established …
Jean-Pierre de Caussade—Abandonment to Divine Providence
The King --Continued.
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1 Samuel 2:4
"The bows of the mighty are shattered, But the feeble gird on strength.
The God who girds me with strength And makes my way blameless?
The God who executes vengeance for me, And subdues peoples under me.
My lovingkindness and my fortress, My stronghold and my deliverer, My shield and He in whom I take refuge, Who subdues my people under me.
"I am the LORD, and there is no other; Besides Me there is no God. I will gird you, though you have not known Me;
"Why have your mighty ones become prostrate? They do not stand because the LORD has thrust them down.
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