New International Version
Such is the generation of those who seek him, who seek your face, God of Jacob.
King James Bible
This is the generation of them that seek him, that seek thy face, O Jacob. Selah.
Darby Bible Translation
This is the generation of them that seek unto him, that seek thy face, O Jacob. Selah.
World English Bible
This is the generation of those who seek Him, who seek your face--even Jacob. Selah.
Young's Literal Translation
This is a generation of those seeking Him. Seeking Thy face, O Jacob! Selah.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
This is the generation - This is the description of people who are such as God can approve of, and delight in.
That seek thy face, O Jacob - It is most certain that אלהי Elohey, O God, has been lost out of the Hebrew text in most MSS., but it is preserved in two of Kennicott's MSS., and also in the Syriac, Vulgate, Septuagint, Ethiopic, Arabic, and Anglo-Saxon. "Who seek thy face, O God of Jacob."
Selah - That is, It is confirmed; it is true. The persons who abstain from every appearance of evil, and seek the approbation of God, are those in whom God will delight.
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O Jacob. or, O God of Jacob
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'Who shall ascend into the hill of the Lord? and who shall stand in His holy place?'--PSALM xxiv. 3. The psalm from which these words are taken flashes up into new beauty, if we suppose it to have been composed in connection with the bringing of the Ark into the Temple, or for some similar occasion. Whether it is David's or not is a matter of very small consequence. But if we look at the psalm as a whole, we can scarcely fail to see that some such occasion underlies it. So just exercise your imaginations …
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Look to the LORD and his strength; seek his face always.
By them your servant is warned; in keeping them there is great reward.
One thing I ask from the LORD, this only do I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze on the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple.
My heart says of you, "Seek his face!" Your face, LORD, I will seek.
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