1 Chronicles 16:34-35

34 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.
35 Cry out, “Save us, God our Savior; gather us and deliver us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name, and glory in your praise.”

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1 Chronicles 16:34 in Other Translations

KJV
34 O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good; for his mercy endureth for ever.
ESV
34 Oh give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!
NLT
34 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good! His faithful love endures forever.
MSG
34 Give thanks to God - he is good and his love never quits.
CSB
34 Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; His faithful love endures forever.

1 Chronicles 16:34-35 Meaning and Commentary

INTRODUCTION TO 1 CHRONICLES 16

This chapter relates that David offered sacrifices when the ark was brought into his city, 1Ch 16:1-3 who were the singers he appointed to sing before it continually, 1Ch 16:4-6 and the song he that day composed and delivered to them to sing, 1Ch 16:7-36 and that he appointed not only proper persons to minister before the ark, but also before the tabernacle at Gibeon, 1Ch 16:37-43.

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1 Chronicles 16:34-35 In-Context

32 Let the sea resound, and all that is in it; let the fields be jubilant, and everything in them!
33 Let the trees of the forest sing, let them sing for joy before the LORD, for he comes to judge the earth.
34 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever.
35 Cry out, “Save us, God our Savior; gather us and deliver us from the nations, that we may give thanks to your holy name, and glory in your praise.”
36 Praise be to the LORD, the God of Israel, from everlasting to everlasting. Then all the people said “Amen” and “Praise the LORD.”
37 David left Asaph and his associates before the ark of the covenant of the LORD to minister there regularly, according to each day’s requirements.

Cross References 4

  • 1. S ver 8; Psalms 105:1; Isaiah 12:4
  • 2. Psalms 25:7; Psalms 34:8; Psalms 100:5; Psalms 135:3; Psalms 145:9; Nahum 1:7
  • 3. 2 Chronicles 5:13; 2 Chronicles 7:3; Ezra 3:11; Psalms 136:1-26; Jeremiah 33:11
  • 4. Deuteronomy 32:15; Psalms 18:46; Psalms 38:22; Micah 7:7
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