New American Standard Bible
The descendants of His servants will inherit it, And those who love His name will dwell in it.
King James Bible
The seed also of his servants shall inherit it: and they that love his name shall dwell therein.
Darby Bible Translation
And the seed of his servants shall inherit it, and they that love his name shall dwell therein.
World English Bible
The children also of his servants shall inherit it. Those who love his name shall dwell therein. For the Chief Musician. By David. A reminder.
Young's Literal Translation
And the seed of His servants inherit it, And those loving His name dwell in it!
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
The seed also of his servants - The children or the descendants of his people.
Shall inherit it - Shall continue to dwell in it.
And they that love his name - They that love him; they that are his true friends.
Shall dwell therein - They shall be safe there; they shall find there a home. This indicates the confident belief of the author of the psalm that the favor of God would be shown to the land. Whatever might be the present troubles, his faith was unwavering - his confidence unshaken - in regard to the faithfulness of God. Palestine - the promised land - would still be the inheritance of those who loved God, and the interests of those who dwelt there would be secure. As applied to the church of God now, the idea is, that it is safe; that it will always be under the divine protection; and that it will be the loved and the secure abode of all that "love the name" of their God and Saviour.
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But let all who take refuge in You be glad, Let them ever sing for joy; And may You shelter them, That those who love Your name may exult in You.
His soul will abide in prosperity, And his descendants will inherit the land.
The righteous will inherit the land And dwell in it forever.
"The children of Your servants will continue, And their descendants will be established before You."
Praise the LORD! Praise, O servants of the LORD, Praise the name of the LORD.
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