Psalm 132:5
New International Version
till I find a place for the LORD, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob."

New Living Translation
until I find a place to build a house for the LORD, a sanctuary for the Mighty One of Israel.”

English Standard Version
until I find a place for the LORD, a dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

Berean Study Bible
until I find a place for the LORD, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

King James Bible
Until I find out a place for the LORD, an habitation for the mighty God of Jacob.

New King James Version
Until I find a place for the LORD, A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

New American Standard Bible
Until I find a place for the LORD, A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

NASB 1995
Until I find a place for the LORD, A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob."

NASB 1977
Until I find a place for the LORD, A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

Amplified Bible
Until I find a place for the LORD, A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob (Israel).”

Christian Standard Bible
until I find a place for the LORD, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

Holman Christian Standard Bible
until I find a place for the LORD, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob."

American Standard Version
Until I find out a place for Jehovah, A tabernacle for the Mighty One of Jacob.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Until I find a place for LORD JEHOVAH and a tent for the God of Jacob.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
until I find a place for the Lord, a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

Contemporary English Version
until I find a home for you, the mighty LORD God of Jacob."

Douay-Rheims Bible
Or rest to my temples: until I find out a place for the Lord, a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

English Revised Version
Until I find out a place for the LORD, a tabernacle for the Mighty One of Jacob.

Good News Translation
until I provide a place for the LORD, a home for the Mighty God of Jacob."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
until I find a place for the LORD, a dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob."

International Standard Version
until I locate a place for the LORD, a dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob."

JPS Tanakh 1917
Until I find out a place for the LORD, A dwelling-place for the Mighty One of Jacob.'

Literal Standard Version
Until I find a place for YHWH, dwelling places for the Mighty One of Jacob.”

NET Bible
until I find a place for the LORD, a fine dwelling place for the powerful ruler of Jacob."

New Heart English Bible
until I find out a place for the LORD, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob."

World English Bible
until I find out a place for Yahweh, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob."

Young's Literal Translation
Till I do find a place for Jehovah, Tabernacles for the Mighty One of Jacob.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Remember David's Affliction
4I will not give sleep to my eyes or slumber to my eyelids, 5until I find a place for the LORD, a dwelling for the Mighty One of Jacob.” 6We heard that the ark was in Ephrathah; we found it in the fields of Jaar.…

Cross References
Acts 7:46
who found favor in the sight of God and asked to provide a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.

Genesis 49:24
Yet he steadied his bow, and his strong arms were tempered by the hands of the Mighty One of Jacob, in the name of the Shepherd, the Rock of Israel,

1 Kings 8:17
Now it was in the heart of my father David to build a house for the Name of the LORD, the God of Israel.

1 Chronicles 22:7
"My son," said David to Solomon, "it was in my heart to build a house for the Name of the LORD my God,

Psalm 26:8
O LORD, I love the house where You dwell, the place where Your glory resides.

Psalm 84:1
How lovely is Your dwelling place, O LORD of Hosts.

Psalm 132:2
how he swore an oath to the LORD, and vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob:


Treasury of Scripture

Until I find out a place for the LORD, an habitation for the mighty God of Jacob.

I find

2 Samuel 6:17
And they brought in the ark of the LORD, and set it in his place, in the midst of the tabernacle that David had pitched for it: and David offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before the LORD.

1 Chronicles 15:3,12
And David gathered all Israel together to Jerusalem, to bring up the ark of the LORD unto his place, which he had prepared for it…

Acts 7:46
Who found favour before God, and desired to find a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

an habitation.

1 Kings 8:27
But will God indeed dwell on the earth? behold, the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain thee; how much less this house that I have builded?

2 Chronicles 2:6
But who is able to build him an house, seeing the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain him? who am I then, that I should build him an house, save only to burn sacrifice before him?

Isaiah 66:1
Thus saith the LORD, The heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: where is the house that ye build unto me? and where is the place of my rest?

for the mighty

Psalm 132:2
How he sware unto the LORD, and vowed unto the mighty God of Jacob;









Verse 5. - Until I find out a place for the Lord. The "place" which David desired to "find" was a permanent resting-place for the ark of God, which he had already "brought up from the house of Obed-Edom into the city of David with gladness" (2 Samuel 6:12), but which he had only established in a temporary abode of the nature of a tent, or tabernacle (2 Samuel 6:17). God approved David's zeal, but did not allow him to accomplish his design (2 Samuel 7:5-16). An habitation for the mighty God of Jacob; rather, the Mighty One of Jacob (comp. ver. 2 and the comment ad loc.).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
until
עַד־ (‘aḏ-)
Preposition
Strong's 5704: As far as, even to, up to, until, while

I find
אֶמְצָ֣א (’em·ṣā)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 4672: To come forth to, appear, exist, to attain, find, acquire, to occur, meet, be present

a place
מָ֭קוֹם (mā·qō·wm)
Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 4725: A standing, a spot, a condition

for the LORD,
לַיהוָ֑ה (Yah·weh)
Preposition-l | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

a dwelling
מִ֝שְׁכָּנ֗וֹת (miš·kā·nō·wṯ)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 4908: A residence, the Tabernacle

for the Mighty
לַאֲבִ֥יר (la·’ă·ḇîr)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 46: Mighty

One of Jacob.”
יַעֲקֹֽב׃ (ya·‘ă·qōḇ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3290: Jacob -- a son of Isaac, also his desc


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