New American Standard Bible
Lift up your heads, O gates, And lift them up, O ancient doors, That the King of glory may come in!
King James Bible
Lift up your heads, O ye gates; even lift them up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in.
Darby Bible Translation
Lift up your heads, ye gates; yea, lift up, ye everlasting doors, and the King of glory shall come in.
World English Bible
Lift up your heads, you gates; yes, lift them up, you everlasting doors, and the King of glory will come in.
Young's Literal Translation
Lift up, O gates, your heads, And be lifted up, O doors age-during, And come in doth the king of glory!
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Lift up your heads ... - The repetition here is designed to give force and emphasis to what is uttered. The response in Psalm 24:5 is slightly varied from the response in Psalm 24:8; but the same general sentiment is expressed. The design is to announce in a solemn manner that the symbol of the divine presence and majesty was about to be introduced into the place of its permanent abode, and that this was an event worthy to be celebrated; that even the gates of the city should voluntarily open themselves to admit the great and glorious King who was to reign there forever.
LibraryThe Ascension of Messiah to Glory
Lift up your head, O ye gates; and be ye lift up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. Who is this King of glory? The LORD strong and mighty, the LORD mighty in battle. Lift up your heads, O ye gates; even lift them up, ye everlasting doors; and the King of glory shall come in. Who is this King of glory? The LORD of hosts, he is the King of glory. T he institutions of the Levitical law were a "shadow" or "sketch" of good things to come. They exhibited a faint and general outline …
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 2
For Ascension Day. --Ps. xxiv.
Sense in Which, and End for which all Things were Delivered to the Incarnate Son.
Notes on the Third Century
O LORD, I love the habitation of Your house And the place where Your glory dwells.
Be exalted above the heavens, O God; Let Your glory be above all the earth.
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