Your kingdom come, Your will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.
1. Thankful that we are not yet under the earth, but permitted to toil at the work God has given us.
2. We should deem it a great privilege to be allowed to do God's will, inasmuch that we are not only on the earth, but " of the earth earthy."
3. We are not to wait till we get to heaven to do God's will.
4. We are not to take any earthly standard as our aim.
5. The angels do God's will zealously, perfectly, orderly, constantly, cheerfully.
(F. C. Blythe, M. A.)
Parallel VersesKJV: Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.