Psalms 135:4 [study!]
American Standard Version (ASV 1901) 
For Jehovah hath chosen Jacob unto himself, [And] Israel for his own possession.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
For the LORD hath chosen Jacob unto himself, [and] Israel for his peculiar treasure.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
For the LORD has chosen Jacob for Himself, Israel for His own possession.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
For the LORD hath chosen Jacob to himself, [and] Israel for his peculiar treasure.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
For Jah hath chosen Jacob unto himself, Israel for his own possession.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
For, Jacob, hath Yah chosen for himself, Israel, for his own treasure.
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
For Jacob hath Jah chosen for Himself, Israel for His peculiar treasure.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
For the Lord hath chosen Jacob unto himself: Israel for his own possession.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) 
For the Lord hath chosen Iacob vnto himselfe: [and] Israel for his peculiar treasure.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
For the Lord has chosen Jacob for himself, [and] Israel for his peculiar treasure.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008)  
For Yah hath chosen Yaaqov unto himself, [and] Yisrael for his peculiar treasure.
A primitive particle (the full form of the prepositional prefix) indicating causal
relations of all kinds, antecedent or consequent; (by implication) very widely used as a relative conjugation or adverb; often largely modified by other particles annexed.
Contracted for H3068
, and meaning the same; Jah
, the sacred name.
A primitive root; properly to try
, that is, (by implication) select
Stem - Qal (See H8851
Mood - Perfect (See H8816
Count - 12562
; heel catcher
(that is, supplanter); Jaakob
, the Israelitish patriarch.
unto himself, [and
; he will rule
, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity.
for his peculiar treasure.
Feminine passive participle of an unused root meaning to shut
(as closely shut
_ _ God’s choice of Israel is the first reason assigned for rendering praise; the next, His manifested greatness in creation and providence.
For the LORD hath (c) chosen Jacob unto himself, [and] Israel for his peculiar treasure.
(c) That is, has freely loved the posterity of Abraham.
- the LORD[YaH]:
Psalms 33:12 Blessed [is] the nation whose God [is] the LORD; [and] the people [whom] he hath chosen for his own inheritance.
Deuteronomy 7:6-7 For thou [art] an holy people unto the LORD thy God: the LORD thy God hath chosen thee to be a special people unto himself, above all people that [are] upon the face of the earth. ... The LORD did not set his love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more in number than any people; for ye [were] the fewest of all people:
Deuteronomy 10:15 Only the LORD had a delight in thy fathers to love them, and he chose their seed after them, [even] you above all people, as [it is] this day.
1 Samuel 12:22 For the LORD will not forsake his people for his great name's sake: because it hath pleased the LORD to make you his people.
Isaiah 41:8 But thou, Israel, [art] my servant, Jacob whom I have chosen, the seed of Abraham my friend.
Isaiah 43:20-21 The beast of the field shall honour me, the dragons and the owls: because I give waters in the wilderness, [and] rivers in the desert, to give drink to my people, my chosen. ... This people have I formed for myself; they shall shew forth my praise.
Zechariah 2:10-12 Sing and rejoice, O daughter of Zion: for, lo, I come, and I will dwell in the midst of thee, saith the LORD. ... And the LORD shall inherit Judah his portion in the holy land, and shall choose Jerusalem again.
1 Peter 2:9 But ye [are] a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light:
- his peculiar:
Exodus 19:5-6 Now therefore, if ye will obey my voice indeed, and keep my covenant, then ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto me above all people: for all the earth [is] mine: ... And ye shall be unto me a kingdom of priests, and an holy nation. These [are] the words which thou shalt speak unto the children of Israel.
Deuteronomy 32:9 For the LORD'S portion [is] his people; Jacob [is] the lot of his inheritance.
Malachi 3:17 And they shall be mine, saith the LORD of hosts, in that day when I make up my jewels; and I will spare them, as a man spareth his own son that serveth him.
Titus 2:14 Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify unto himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works.
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