New Living Translation
For what has God above chosen for us? What is our inheritance from the Almighty on high?
King James Bible
For what portion of God is there from above? and what inheritance of the Almighty from on high?
Darby Bible Translation
For what would have been my portion of +God from above, and what the heritage of the Almighty from on high?
World English Bible
For what is the portion from God above, and the heritage from the Almighty on high?
Young's Literal Translation
And what is the portion of God from above? And the inheritance of the Mighty from the heights?
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
31:2 For - What recompence may be expected from God for those who do otherwise. Above - How secretly soever unchaste persons carry the matter, so that men cannot reprove them, yet there is one who stands upon an higher place, whence he seeth in what manner they act.
LibraryWhether one Can, Without a Mortal Sin, Deny the Truth which Would Lead to One's Condemnation?
Objection 1: It would seem one can, without a mortal sin, deny the truth which would lead to one's condemnation. For Chrysostom says (Hom. xxxi super Ep. ad Heb.): "I do not say that you should lay bare your guilt publicly, nor accuse yourself before others." Now if the accused were to confess the truth in court, he would lay bare his guilt and be his own accuser. Therefore he is not bound to tell the truth: and so he does not sin mortally if he tell a lie in court. Objection 2: Further, just as …
Saint Thomas Aquinas—Summa Theologica
The Advanced Christian Reminded of the Mercies of God, and Exhorted to the Exercise of Habitual Love to Him, and Joy in Him.
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Trials of the Christian
But if the LORD does something entirely new and the ground opens its mouth and swallows them and all their belongings, and they go down alive into the grave, then you will know that these men have shown contempt for the LORD."
Even now my witness is in heaven. My advocate is there on high.
This is the reward that God gives the wicked. It is the inheritance decreed by God."
"Yet the light of the wicked never seems to be extinguished. Do they ever have trouble? Does God distribute sorrows to them in anger?
"God is powerful and dreadful. He enforces peace in the heavens.
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