New International Version
so that the kingdom would be brought low, unable to rise again, surviving only by keeping his treaty.
King James Bible
That the kingdom might be base, that it might not lift itself up, but that by keeping of his covenant it might stand.
Darby Bible Translation
that the kingdom might be abased, that it might not lift itself up, that it might keep his covenant in order to stand.
World English Bible
that the kingdom might be base, that it might not lift itself up, but that by keeping his covenant it might stand.
Young's Literal Translation
That the kingdom may be humble, That it may not lift itself up, To keep his covenant -- that it may stand.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
That the kingdom might be base - Have no political consequence, and at last sink into a miserable government under Gedaliah.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
base. or, low; a tributary kingdom, dependent on the king of Babylon.
but that by keeping of his covenant it might stand. [heb] to keep his covenant, to stand to it.
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CAN your minds fly back to the time when there was no time, to the day when there was no day but the Ancient of Days? Can you speed back to that period when God dwelt alone, when this round world and all the things that be upon it, had not come from his hand; when the sun flamed not in his strength, and the stars flashed not in their brightness? Can you go back to the period when there were no angels, when cherubim and seraphim had not been born; and, if there be creatures elder than they, when none …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 62: 1916
Bunyan's Last Sermon --Preached July 1688.
I will bring them back from captivity and return them to Upper Egypt, the land of their ancestry. There they will be a lowly kingdom.
It will be the lowliest of kingdoms and will never again exalt itself above the other nations. I will make it so weak that it will never again rule over the nations.
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