New International Version
Not to us, LORD, not to us but to your name be the glory, because of your love and faithfulness.
King James Bible
Not unto us, O LORD, not unto us, but unto thy name give glory, for thy mercy, and for thy truth's sake.
Darby Bible Translation
Not unto us, O Jehovah, not unto us, but unto thy name give glory, for thy loving-kindness and for thy truth's sake.
World English Bible
Not to us, Yahweh, not to us, but to your name give glory, for your loving kindness, and for your truth's sake.
Young's Literal Translation
Not to us, O Jehovah, not to us, But to Thy name give honour, For Thy kindness, for Thy truth.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Not unto us, O Lord - We take no merit to ourselves; as thine is the kingdom, and the power in that kingdom, so is thy glory.
For thy mercy, and for thy truth's sake - Thy mercy gave thy promise, thy truth fulfilled it.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
896. This seems to be a triumphal song, in which the victory is wholly ascribed to Jehovah; and to none can it be referred with more propriety than to that of Jehoshaphat over the confederated forces of his enemies.
for thy mercy
"And when they had sung a hymn, they went out into the mount of Olives. And Jesus saith unto them, All ye shall be offended: for it is written, I will smite the shepherd, and the sheep will be scattered abroad. Howbeit, after I am raised up, I will go before you into Galilee. But Peter said unto Him, Although all shall be offended, yet will not I. And Jesus saith unto him, Verily I say unto thee, that thou today, even this night, before the cock crow twice, shalt deny me thrice. But he spake exceeding …
G. A. Chadwick—The Gospel of St. Mark
Impiety of Attributing a visible Form to God. --The Setting up of Idols a Defection from the True God.
Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; worship the LORD in the splendor of his holiness.
Ascribe to the LORD the glory due his name; bring an offering and come into his courts.
For my own sake, for my own sake, I do this. How can I let myself be defamed? I will not yield my glory to another.
"Therefore say to the Israelites, 'This is what the Sovereign LORD says: It is not for your sake, people of Israel, that I am going to do these things, but for the sake of my holy name, which you have profaned among the nations where you have gone.
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