New International Version
"As for the foreigner who does not belong to your people Israel but has come from a distant land because of your name--
King James Bible
Moreover concerning a stranger, that is not of thy people Israel, but cometh out of a far country for thy name's sake;
Darby Bible Translation
And as to the stranger also, who is not of thy people Israel, but cometh out of a far country for thy name's sake
World English Bible
"Moreover concerning the foreigner, who is not of your people Israel, when he shall come out of a far country for your name's sake
Young's Literal Translation
'And also, unto the stranger who is not of Thy people Israel, and hath come from a land afar off for Thy name's sake --
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Moreover, concerning a stranger - The Fifth case relates to heathens coming from other countries with the design to become proselytes to the true religion; that they might be received, blessed, and protected as the true Israelites, that the name of Jehovah might be known over the face of the earth.
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'At all times, as the matter shall require.'--1 KINGS viii. 59. I have ventured to diverge from my usual custom, and take this fragment of a text because, in the forcible language of the original, it carries some very important lessons. The margin of our Bible gives the literal reading of the Hebrew; the sense, but not the vigorous idiom, of which is conveyed in the paraphrase in our version. 'At all times, as the matter shall require,' is, literally, 'the thing of a day in its day'; and that is …
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So he started out, and on his way he met an Ethiopian eunuch, an important official in charge of all the treasury of the Kandake (which means "queen of the Ethiopians"). This man had gone to Jerusalem to worship,
1 Kings 8:40
so that they will fear you all the time they live in the land you gave our ancestors.
1 Kings 8:42
for they will hear of your great name and your mighty hand and your outstretched arm--when they come and pray toward this temple,
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