1 Chronicles 16:18
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New International Version
"To you I will give the land of Canaan as the portion you will inherit."

King James Bible
Saying, Unto thee will I give the land of Canaan, the lot of your inheritance;

Darby Bible Translation
Saying, Unto thee will I give the land of Canaan, The lot of your inheritance;

World English Bible
saying, "I will give you the land of Canaan, The lot of your inheritance,"

Young's Literal Translation
Saying: To thee I give the land of Canaan, The portion of your inheritance,

1 Chronicles 16:18 Parallel
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Remember his marvellous works - The whole of the psalm refers to God's wondrous actions among the nations in behalf of Israel.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Unto thee

Genesis 12:7 And the LORD appeared to Abram, and said, To your seed will I give this land: and there built he an altar to the LORD...

Genesis 13:15 For all the land which you see, to you will I give it, and to your seed for ever.

Genesis 17:8 And I will give to you, and to your seed after you, the land wherein you are a stranger, all the land of Canaan...

Genesis 28:13,14 And, behold, the LORD stood above it, and said, I am the LORD God of Abraham your father, and the God of Isaac...

Genesis 35:11,12 And God said to him, I am God Almighty: be fruitful and multiply; a nation and a company of nations shall be of you...

lot [heb] cord

Micah 2:5 Therefore you shall have none that shall cast a cord by lot in the congregation of the LORD.


Numbers 26:53-56 To these the land shall be divided for an inheritance according to the number of names...

Man's Chief End
Q-I: WHAT IS THE CHIEF END OF MAN? A: Man's chief end is to glorify God, and to enjoy him for ever. Here are two ends of life specified. 1: The glorifying of God. 2: The enjoying of God. I. The glorifying of God, I Pet 4:4: That God in all things may be glorified.' The glory of God is a silver thread which must run through all our actions. I Cor 10:01. Whether therefore ye eat or drink, or whatsoever ye do, do all to the glory of God.' Everything works to some end in things natural and artificial;
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

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