New International Version
This is the gate of the LORD through which the righteous may enter.
King James Bible
This gate of the LORD, into which the righteous shall enter.
Darby Bible Translation
This is the gate of Jehovah: the righteous shall enter therein.
World English Bible
This is the gate of Yahweh; the righteous will enter into it.
Young's Literal Translation
This is the gate to Jehovah, The righteous enter into it.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
This gate of the Lord - Supposed to be the answer of the Levites to the request of the king.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
this gate. Dr. Kennicott supposes that this verse was sung by the priest, the next by the king, the three next by a chorus of people, the
25th by the king, the two next by the priest, the
28th by the king, and the last the grand chorus of the whole assembly.
LibraryJune the Thirtieth God My Strength and Song
"The Lord is my strength and my song." --PSALM cxviii. 14-21. Yes, first of all "my strength" and then "my song"! For what song can there be where there is languor and fainting? What brave music can be born in an organ which is short of breath? There must first be strength if we would have fine harmonies. And so the good Lord comes to the songless, and with holy power He brings the gift of "saving health." "And my song"! For when life is healthy it instinctively breaks into song. The happy, contented …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
The Entry into Jerusalem.
Letter xx. To Pope Damasus.
Of the Conformity of Our Will to that Will of God's which is Signified to us by his Commandments.
"Blessed are those who wash their robes, that they may have the right to the tree of life and may go through the gates into the city.
A psalm of David. LORD, who may dwell in your sacred tent? Who may live on your holy mountain?
The one whose walk is blameless, who does what is righteous, who speaks the truth from their heart;
Who may ascend the mountain of the LORD? Who may stand in his holy place?
Lift up your heads, you gates; be lifted up, you ancient doors, that the King of glory may come in.
Surely the righteous will praise your name, and the upright will live in your presence.
And a highway will be there; it will be called the Way of Holiness; it will be for those who walk on that Way. The unclean will not journey on it; wicked fools will not go about on it.
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