New Living Translation
Then the king turned around to the entire community of Israel standing before him and gave this blessing:
King James Bible
And the king turned his face about, and blessed all the congregation of Israel: (and all the congregation of Israel stood;)
Darby Bible Translation
And the king turned his face, and blessed the whole congregation of Israel; and the whole congregation of Israel stood.
World English Bible
The king turned his face about, and blessed all the assembly of Israel: and all the assembly of Israel stood.
Young's Literal Translation
And the king turneth round his face, and blesseth the whole assembly of Israel; and all the assembly of Israel is standing.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
8:14 Turned - From the temple to the body of the congregation. Stood - In token of reverence, and of their readiness to receive the blessing.
VI. Objections answered. I will consider those passages of scripture which are by some supposed to contradict the doctrine we have been considering. 1 Kings viii. 46: "If they sin against thee, (for there is no man that sinneth not,) and thou be angry with them, and deliver them to the enemy, so that they carry them away captives unto the land of the enemy, far or near," etc. On this passage, I remark:-- 1. That this sentiment in nearly the same language, is repeated in 2 Chron. vi. 26, and in Eccl. …
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2 Samuel 6:18
When he had finished his sacrifices, David blessed the people in the name of the LORD of Heaven's Armies.
1 Kings 8:55
He stood and in a loud voice blessed the entire congregation of Israel:
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