Psalm 74:16
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New International Version
The day is yours, and yours also the night; you established the sun and moon.

King James Bible
The day is thine, the night also is thine: thou hast prepared the light and the sun.

Darby Bible Translation
The day is thine, the night also is thine; *thou* hast prepared the moon and the sun:

World English Bible
The day is yours, the night is also yours. You have prepared the light and the sun.

Young's Literal Translation
Thine is the day, also Thine is the night, Thou hast prepared a light giver -- the sun.

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Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

The day is thine, the night also is thine - Thou art the Author of light, and of the sun, which is the means of dispensing it.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

the day

Psalm 136:7-9 To him that made great lights: for his mercy endures for ever...

Genesis 1:3-5 And God said, Let there be light: and there was light...

prepared

Psalm 8:3 When I consider your heavens, the work of your fingers, the moon and the stars, which you have ordained;

Psalm 19:1-6 The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament shows his handiwork...

Psalm 136:7-9 To him that made great lights: for his mercy endures for ever...

Genesis 1:14-18 And God said, Let there be lights in the firmament of the heaven to divide the day from the night; and let them be for signs...

Matthew 5:45 That you may be the children of your Father which is in heaven: for he makes his sun to rise on the evil and on the good...

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The Meaning
Of the Red Dragon with Seven Heads fighting with Michael about the new-born Child. The first vision of the little book, of which we treated in the eleventh chapter, ran through the whole Apocalyptical course, from the beginning to the end, and that, as we elsewhere observed, to point out its connexion with the seals and trumpets. Now to that vision the remaining prophecies of the same interval, and of the affairs of the Church are to be accommodated, in order to complete the system of the little
Joseph Mede—A Key to the Apocalypse

The Wisdom of God
The next attribute is God's wisdom, which is one of the brightest beams of the Godhead. He is wise in heart.' Job 9:9. The heart is the seat of wisdom. Cor in Hebraeo sumitur pro judicio. Pineda. Among the Hebrews, the heart is put for wisdom.' Let men of understanding tell me:' Job 34:44: in the Hebrew, Let men of heart tell me.' God is wise in heart, that is, he is most wise. God only is wise; he solely and wholly possesses all wisdom; therefore he is called, the only wise God.' I Tim 1:17. All
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Cross References
Genesis 1:5
God called the light "day," and the darkness he called "night." And there was evening, and there was morning--the first day.

Genesis 1:14
And God said, "Let there be lights in the vault of the sky to separate the day from the night, and let them serve as signs to mark sacred times, and days and years,

Psalm 19:2
Day after day they pour forth speech; night after night they reveal knowledge.

Psalm 104:19
He made the moon to mark the seasons, and the sun knows when to go down.

Psalm 104:20
You bring darkness, it becomes night, and all the beasts of the forest prowl.

Psalm 136:7
who made the great lights-- His love endures forever.

Psalm 136:8
the sun to govern the day, His love endures forever.

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