1 Chronicles 29:13

13 “O our God, we thank you and praise your glorious name!

1 Chronicles 29:13 Meaning and Commentary

1 Chronicles 29:13

Now therefore, our God, we thank thee, and praise thy
glorious name.
] That he that was so great, and so much above them, should take notice of them, and bestow so many great and good things on them.

1 Chronicles 29:13 In-Context

11 Yours, O LORD, is the greatness, the power, the glory, the victory, and the majesty. Everything in the heavens and on earth is yours, O LORD, and this is your kingdom. We adore you as the one who is over all things.
12 Wealth and honor come from you alone, for you rule over everything. Power and might are in your hand, and at your discretion people are made great and given strength.
13 “O our God, we thank you and praise your glorious name!
14 But who am I, and who are my people, that we could give anything to you? Everything we have has come from you, and we give you only what you first gave us!
15 We are here for only a moment, visitors and strangers in the land as our ancestors were before us. Our days on earth are like a passing shadow, gone so soon without a trace.