New International Version
"'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand until I put your enemies under your feet."'
King James Bible
The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit thou on my right hand, till I make thine enemies thy footstool?
Darby Bible Translation
The Lord said to my Lord, Sit on my right hand until I put thine enemies under thy feet?
World English Bible
'The Lord said to my Lord, sit on my right hand, until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet?'
Young's Literal Translation
The Lord said to my lord, Sit at my right hand, till I may make thine enemies thy footstool?
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The Lord (יהוה Yeve or Jehovah) said unto my Lord, אדניע Adni or Adonai, my prop, stay, master, support), Sit thou on my right hand - Take the place of the greatest eminence and authority. Till I make thine enemies thy footstool - till I subdue both Jews and Gentiles under thee, and cause them to acknowledge thee as their sovereign and Lord. This quotation is taken from Psalm 110:1; and, from it, these two points are clear:
1. That David wrote it by the inspiration of God; and
2. That it is a prophetic declaration of the Messiah.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Lord. This passage is expressly referred to the Messiah by several of the Jews. Rabbi Joden says, 'In the world to come, the Holy Blessed God shall cause the king Messiah to sit at his right hand, as it is written, The Lord said to my Lord,' etc. So Rabbi Moses Hadarson; and Saadias Gaon says, 'This is Messiah our righteousness, as it is written, The Lord said to my Lord,' etc.
LibrarySacrifice to Caesar or to God
Eversley, 1869. Chester Cathedral, 1872. Matthew xxii. 21. "Render therefore unto Caesar the things which are Caesar's; and unto God the things that are God's." Many a sermon has been preached, and many a pamphlet written, on this text, and (as too often has happened to Holy Scripture), it has been made to mean the most opposite doctrines, and twisted in every direction, to suit men's opinions and superstitions. Some have found in it a command to obey tyrants, invaders, any and every government, …
Charles Kingsley—All Saints' Day and Other Sermons
On the Same Words of the Gospel, Matt. xxii. 42
The Heavenly Banquet.
Profession and Practice.
Of David. A psalm. The LORD says to my lord: "Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet."
If then David calls him 'Lord,' how can he be his son?"
"You have said so," Jesus replied. "But I say to all of you: From now on you will see the Son of Man sitting at the right hand of the Mighty One and coming on the clouds of heaven."
After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, he was taken up into heaven and he sat at the right hand of God.
For David did not ascend to heaven, and yet he said, "'The Lord said to my Lord: "Sit at my right hand
1 Corinthians 15:25
For he must reign until he has put all his enemies under his feet.
To which of the angels did God ever say, "Sit at my right hand until I make your enemies a footstool for your feet"?
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