New Living Translation
The bow of the mighty is now broken, and those who stumbled are now strong.
King James Bible
The bows of the mighty men are broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.
Darby Bible Translation
The bow of the mighty is broken, and they that stumbled are girded with strength.
World English Bible
"The bows of the mighty men are broken. Those who stumbled are armed with strength.
Young's Literal Translation
Bows of the mighty are broken, And the stumbling have girded on strength.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
2:4 Bows - The strength of which they boasted. Stumbled - Or, were weak, or feeble, in body and spirit.
LibraryA Private Enquiry
"What is the thing that the Lord hath said unto thee?"--1 Samuel 3:17. THE Lord would not speak directly to Eli, although he was the High Priest. In ordinary circumstances it would have been so; but Eli had grieved the Lord, and thus had lost his honorable standing. God had not cast him off; but he viewed him with such displeasure that he would only speak to him through another person: even as great kings, if they are offended with their courtiers, send them messages by other hands. The Lord sent, …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 37: 1891
Appendix xix. On Eternal Punishment, According to the Rabbis and the New Testament
Covenanting a Privilege of Believers.
How much more do I need to say? It would take too long to recount the stories of the faith of Gideon, Barak, Samson, Jephthah, David, Samuel, and all the prophets.
You have armed me with strength for the battle; you have subdued my enemies under my feet.
But their swords will stab their own hearts, and their bows will be broken.
He causes wars to end throughout the earth. He breaks the bow and snaps the spear; he burns the shields with fire.
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