Psalm 108:7
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New International Version
God has spoken from his sanctuary: "In triumph I will parcel out Shechem and measure off the Valley of Sukkoth.

King James Bible
God hath spoken in his holiness; I will rejoice, I will divide Shechem, and mete out the valley of Succoth.

Darby Bible Translation
God hath spoken in his holiness: I will exult, I will divide Shechem, and mete out the valley of Succoth.

World English Bible
God has spoken from his sanctuary: "In triumph, I will divide Shechem, and measure out the valley of Succoth.

Young's Literal Translation
God hath spoken in His holiness: I exult, I apportion Shechem, And the valley of Succoth I measure,

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

God hath spoken in his holiness - בקדשו bekodsho; some think this means in his Holy One, referring to the Prophet Jeremiah, who predicted the captivity, its duration of seventy years, and the deliverance from it.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

spoken

Psalm 89:35,36 Once have I sworn by my holiness that I will not lie to David...

Amos 4:2 The Lord GOD has sworn by his holiness, that, see, the days shall come on you, that he will take you away with hooks...

I will rejoice

Psalm 16:9-11 Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoices: my flesh also shall rest in hope...

2 Samuel 7:20 And what can David say more to you? for you, Lord GOD, know your servant.

1 Peter 1:3,8 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ...

2 Peter 1:3,4 According as his divine power has given to us all things that pertain to life and godliness...

Shechem

Joshua 17:7 And the coast of Manasseh was from Asher to Michmethah, that lies before Shechem...

Joshua 20:7 And they appointed Kedesh in Galilee in mount Naphtali, and Shechem in mount Ephraim, and Kirjatharba, which is Hebron...

Joshua 24:1 And Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and called for the elders of Israel, and for their heads, and for their judges...

the valley

Genesis 33:17 And Jacob journeyed to Succoth, and built him an house, and made booths for his cattle...

Judges 8:5,6 And he said to the men of Succoth, Give, I pray you, loaves of bread to the people that follow me; for they be faint...

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Jesus is Arrested.
Jesus was standing with his three Apostles on the road between Gethsemani, and the Garden of Olives, when Judas and the band who accompanied him made their appearance. A warm dispute arose between Judas and the soldiers, because he wished to approach first and speak to Jesus quietly as if nothing was the matter, and then for them to come up and seize our Saviour, thus letting him suppose that he had no connection with the affair. But the men answered rudely, 'Not so, friend, thou shalt not escape
Anna Catherine Emmerich—The Dolorous Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ

The Mercy of God
The next attribute is God's goodness or mercy. Mercy is the result and effect of God's goodness. Psa 33:5. So then this is the next attribute, God's goodness or mercy. The most learned of the heathens thought they gave their god Jupiter two golden characters when they styled him good and great. Both these meet in God, goodness and greatness, majesty and mercy. God is essentially good in himself and relatively good to us. They are both put together in Psa 119:98. Thou art good, and doest good.' This
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

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