New International Version
The LORD remembers us and will bless us: He will bless his people Israel, he will bless the house of Aaron,
King James Bible
The LORD hath been mindful of us: he will bless us; he will bless the house of Israel; he will bless the house of Aaron.
Darby Bible Translation
Jehovah hath been mindful of us: he will bless, he will bless the house of Israel; he will bless the house of Aaron;
World English Bible
Yahweh remembers us. He will bless us. He will bless the house of Israel. He will bless the house of Aaron.
Young's Literal Translation
Jehovah hath remembered us, He blesseth, He blesseth the house of Israel, He blesseth the house of Aaron,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The Lord hath been mindful - He has never yet wholly abandoned us to our enemies.
He will bless the house of Israel - He will bless the people as a nation; he will bless the priesthood and Levites; he will bless all of them who fear him, great and small, in whatsoever station or circumstances found. There is a great deal of emphasis in this verse: several words are redoubled to make the subject the more affecting. I give a literal translation: -
Psalm 115:12 "The Lord has been mindful of us he will bless the house of Israel; she will bless the house of Aaron.
Psalm 115:13 He will bless them that fear Jehovah, the small with the great.
Psalm 115:14 Jehovah will add upon you, upon you and upon all your children.
Psalm 115:15 Blessed are ye of the Lord, the Maker of heaven and earth.
Psalm 115:16 The heavens of heavens are the Lord's: but the earth he hath given to the sons of Adam."
Jehovah is absolute Master of the universe. He has made the heavens of heavens, and also the earth; and this he gives to the children of Adam. When he exiled him from paradise, he turned him out into the earth, and gave it to him and his sons for ever, that they might dress, till, and eat of its produce all their days.
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the house of Israel
"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.
The land yields its harvest; God, our God, blesses us.
He has remembered his love and his faithfulness to Israel; all the ends of the earth have seen the salvation of our God.
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