New International Version
But God drags away the mighty by his power; though they become established, they have no assurance of life.
King James Bible
He draweth also the mighty with his power: he riseth up, and no man is sure of life.
Darby Bible Translation
He draweth also the mighty with his power; he riseth up, and no [man] is sure of life.
World English Bible
Yet God preserves the mighty by his power. He rises up who has no assurance of life.
Young's Literal Translation
And hath drawn the mighty by his power, He riseth, and none believeth in life.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
He draweth also the mighty - Calmet gives the following version of the original: "He draws with him guards for his defense; he raises himself up, and does not feel assured of his life." In the midst even of his guards he is afraid; and dares not put confidence in any person. This is an admirable delineation of the inquietudes and terrors of a tyrant.
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no man is sure of life. or, he trusteth not his own life
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Objection 1: It would seem that the husband can on his own judgment put away his wife on account of fornication. For when sentence has been pronounced by the judge, it is lawful to carry it out without any further judgment. But God, the just Judge, has pronounced this judgment, that a husband may put his wife away on account of fornication. Therefore no further judgment is required for this. Objection 2: Further, it is stated (Mat. 1:19) that Joseph . . . being a just man . . . "was minded to put" …
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Whether the Old Law Set Forth Suitable Precepts About the Members of the Household?
His wisdom is profound, his power is vast. Who has resisted him and come out unscathed?
He leads priests away stripped and overthrows officials long established.
People of the west are appalled at his fate; those of the east are seized with horror.
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