Psalm 2:8
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New Living Translation
Only ask, and I will give you the nations as your inheritance, the whole earth as your possession.

King James Bible
Ask of me, and I shall give thee the heathen for thine inheritance, and the uttermost parts of the earth for thy possession.

Darby Bible Translation
Ask of me, and I will give thee nations for an inheritance, and for thy possession the ends of the earth:

World English Bible
Ask of me, and I will give the nations for your inheritance, the uttermost parts of the earth for your possession.

Young's Literal Translation
Ask of Me and I give nations -- thy inheritance, And thy possession -- the ends of earth.

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Wesley's Notes on the Bible

2:8 Earth - Not only the Jewish nation, but the whole world.

Psalm 2:8 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Dialogue ii. --The Unconfounded.
Eranistes and Orthodoxus. Eran.--I am come as I promised. 'Tis yours to adopt one of two alternatives, and either furnish a solution of my difficulties, or assent to what I and my friends lay down. Orth.--I accept your challenge, for I think it right and fair. But we must first recall to mind at what point we left off our discourse yesterday, and what was the conclusion of our argument. Eran.--I will remind you of the end. I remember our agreeing that the divine Word remained immutable, and took
Theodoret—The Ecclesiastical History of Theodoret

Of Civil Government.
OF CIVIL GOVERNMENT. This chapter consists of two principal heads,--I. General discourse on the necessity, dignity, and use of Civil Government, in opposition to the frantic proceedings of the Anabaptists, sec. 1-3. II. A special exposition of the three leading parts of which Civil Government consists, sec. 4-32. The first part treats of the function of Magistrates, whose authority and calling is proved, sec. 4-7. Next, the three Forms of civil government are added, sec. 8. Thirdly, Consideration
John Calvin—The Institutes of the Christian Religion

An Analysis of Augustin's Writings against the Donatists.
The object of this chapter is to present a rudimentary outline and summary of all that Augustin penned or spoke against those traditional North African Christians whom he was pleased to regard as schismatics. It will be arranged, so far as may be, in chronological order, following the dates suggested by the Benedictine edition. The necessary brevity precludes anything but a very meagre treatment of so considerable a theme. The writer takes no responsibility for the ecclesiological tenets of the
St. Augustine—writings in connection with the donatist controversy.

The Image and the Stone
'This is the dream; and we will tell the interpretation thereof before the king. 37. Thou, O king, art a king of kings: for the God of heaven hath given thee a kingdom, power, and strength, and glory. 38. And wheresoever the children of men dwell, the beasts of the field and the fowls of the heaven hath He given into thine hand, and hath made thee ruler over them all. Thou art this head of gold. 39. And after thee shall arise another kingdom inferior to thee, and another third kingdom of brass, which
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Cross References
Hebrews 1:2
And now in these final days, he has spoken to us through his Son. God promised everything to the Son as an inheritance, and through the Son he created the universe.

Revelation 2:26
To all who are victorious, who obey me to the very end, To them I will give authority over all the nations.

Psalm 21:1
For the choir director: A psalm of David. How the king rejoices in your strength, O LORD! He shouts with joy because you give him victory.

Psalm 21:2
For you have given him his heart's desire; you have withheld nothing he requested. Interlude

Psalm 22:27
The whole earth will acknowledge the LORD and return to him. All the families of the nations will bow down before him.

Psalm 65:8
Those who live at the ends of the earth stand in awe of your wonders. From where the sun rises to where it sets, you inspire shouts of joy.

Psalm 67:7
Yes, God will bless us, and people all over the world will fear him.

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