Psalm 68:29
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New International Version
Because of your temple at Jerusalem kings will bring you gifts.

King James Bible
Because of thy temple at Jerusalem shall kings bring presents unto thee.

Darby Bible Translation
Because of thy temple at Jerusalem shall kings bring presents unto thee.

World English Bible
Because of your temple at Jerusalem, kings shall bring presents to you.

Young's Literal Translation
Because of Thy temple at Jerusalem, To Thee do kings bring a present.

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Thy God hath commanded - This and the following verses is what they sung.

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Because

1 Chronicles 17:4-12 Go and tell David my servant, Thus said the LORD, You shall not build me an house to dwell in...

1 Chronicles 22:7-11 And David said to Solomon, My son, as for me, it was in my mind to build an house to the name of the LORD my God...

1 Chronicles 28:10 Take heed now; for the LORD has chosen you to build an house for the sanctuary: be strong, and do it.

1 Chronicles 29:3 Moreover, because I have set my affection to the house of my God, I have of my own proper good, of gold and silver...

2 Chronicles 2:5,6 And the house which I build is great: for great is our God above all gods...

2 Chronicles 6:8,9 But the LORD said to David my father, For as much as it was in your heart to build an house for my name...

shall

Psalm 72:10,11 The kings of Tarshish and of the isles shall bring presents: the kings of Sheba and Seba shall offer gifts...

Psalm 76:11 Vow, and pay to the LORD your God: let all that be round about him bring presents to him that ought to be feared.

1 Kings 10:10,24,25 And she gave the king an hundred and twenty talents of gold, and of spices very great store, and precious stones...

2 Chronicles 32:33 And Hezekiah slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the most chief of the sepulchers of the sons of David...

Ezra 7:13-28 I make a decree, that all they of the people of Israel, and of his priests and Levites, in my realm...

Nehemiah 2:8 And a letter to Asaph the keeper of the king's forest...

Isaiah 60:6-11,16,17 The multitude of camels shall cover you, the dromedaries of Midian and Ephah; all they from Sheba shall come...

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The Burden-Bearing God
'Blessed be the Lord, who daily loadeth us with benefits.'--(A.V.). 'Blessed be the Lord, who daily beareth our burden.' --PSALM lxviii. 19 (R.V.). The difference between these two renderings seems to be remarkable, and a person ignorant of any language but our own might find it hard to understand how any one sentence was susceptible of both. But the explanation is extremely simple. The important words in the Authorised Version, 'with benefits,' are a supplement, having nothing to represent them
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Rejoicing Before God.
(Preached on the Anniversary of the Battle of Leipsic, October 18th, 1818.) TEXT: PSALM lxviii. 3, 4. ANY one who had heard our last hymn without knowing the occasion of to-day's festival might suppose that we seemed more like entering on a day of supplication in regard to the future, than on what it really is, a day of thankful remembrance of the great and divine deliverance wrought for us in the immediate past. But can we, or ought we, to separate these? God's kindness and grace always anticipate
Friedrich Schleiermacher—Selected Sermons of Schleiermacher

Of the Three Woe Trumpets.
There still remain three trumpets, the greatest and most grievous of all, and therefore discriminated from the former by the appellation of Woes. For after the conclusion of the fourth trumpet, "I saw and heard," says he, "an angel flying in the midst of heaven, and saying with a loud voice, Woe, woe, woe, to the inhabitants of the earth, by reason of the other voices of the trumpets of the three angels, which are yet to sound." Also, c. ix. v. 12, and c. xi. v. 14. Doubtless, since the Christian
Joseph Mede—A Key to the Apocalypse

Letter Xlii to the Illustrious Youth, Geoffrey De Perrone, and his Comrades.
To the Illustrious Youth, Geoffrey de Perrone, and His Comrades. He pronounces the youths noble because they purpose to lead the religious life, and exhorts them to perseverance. To his beloved sons, Geoffrey and his companions, Bernard, called Abbot of Clairvaux, wishes the spirit of counsel and strength. 1. The news of your conversion that has got abroad is edifying many, nay, is making glad the whole Church of God, so that The heavens rejoice and the earth is glad (Ps. xcvi. 11), and every tongue
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux—Some Letters of Saint Bernard, Abbot of Clairvaux

Cross References
1 Kings 10:10
And she gave the king 120 talents of gold, large quantities of spices, and precious stones. Never again were so many spices brought in as those the queen of Sheba gave to King Solomon.

1 Kings 10:25
Year after year, everyone who came brought a gift--articles of silver and gold, robes, weapons and spices, and horses and mules.

2 Chronicles 9:14
not including the revenues brought in by merchants and traders. Also all the kings of Arabia and the governors of the territories brought gold and silver to Solomon.

2 Chronicles 32:23
Many brought offerings to Jerusalem for the LORD and valuable gifts for Hezekiah king of Judah. From then on he was highly regarded by all the nations.

Psalm 45:12
The city of Tyre will come with a gift, people of wealth will seek your favor.

Psalm 72:10
May the kings of Tarshish and of distant shores bring tribute to him. May the kings of Sheba and Seba present him gifts.

Psalm 76:11
Make vows to the LORD your God and fulfill them; let all the neighboring lands bring gifts to the One to be feared.

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