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Psalms 26:8 [study!]

American Standard Version (ASV 1901) [2]
— Jehovah, I love the habitation of thy house, And the place where thy glory dwelleth.
King James Version (KJV 1769)
— LORD, I have loved the habitation of thy house, and the place where thine honour dwelleth.
New American Standard Bible (NASB ©1995)
— O LORD, I love the habitation of Your house And the place where Your glory dwells.
Webster's Revision of the KJB (WEB 1833)
— LORD, I have loved the habitation of thy house, and the place where thy honor dwelleth.
Darby's Translation (DBY 1890)
— Jehovah, I have loved the habitation of thy house, and the place where thy glory dwelleth.
Rotherham's Emphasized Bible (EBR 1902)
— O Yahweh, I have loved the asylum of thy house, even the place of the habitation of thy glory!
Young's Literal Translation (YLT 1898)
— Jehovah, I have loved the habitation of Thy house, And the place of the tabernacle of Thine honour.
Douay-Rheims Challoner Revision (DR 1750)
— I have loved, O Lord, the beauty of thy house; and the place where thy glory dwelleth.
Original King James Bible (AV 1611) [2]
— LORD, I haue loued the habitation of thy house, and the place where thine honour dwelleth.
Brenton Greek Septuagint (LXX, Restored Names)
— O Lord, I have loved the beauty of thy house, and the place of the tabernacle of thy glory.
Full Hebrew Names / Holy Name KJV (2008) [2] [3]
— Yahweh, I have loved the habitation of thy house, and the place where thine honour dwelleth.

Strong's Numbers & Hebrew NamesHebrew Old TestamentColor-Code/Key Word Studies
Yhw יָהוֶה, 3068
{3068} Prime
From H1961; (the) self Existent or eternal; Jehovah, Jewish national name of God.
I have loved 157
{0157} Prime
A primitive root; to have affection for (sexually or otherwise).
<8804> Grammar
Stem - Qal (See H8851)
Mood - Perfect (See H8816)
Count - 12562
the habitation 4583
{4583} Prime
From the same as H5772; an abode, of God (the Tabernacle or the Temple), men (their home) or animals (their lair); hence a retreat (asylum).
of thy house, 1004
{1004} Prime
Probably from H1129 abbreviated; a house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.).
and the place 4725
{4725} Prime
From H6965; properly a standing, that is, a spot; but used widely of a locality (generally or specifically); also (figuratively) of a condition (of body or mind).
where thine honour 3519
{3519} Prime
From H3513; properly weight; but only figuratively in a good sense, splendor or copiousness.
dwelleth. 4908
{4908} Prime
From H7931; a residence (including a shepherd's hut, the lair of animals, figuratively the grave; also the Temple); specifically the Tabernacle (properly its wooden walls).
Jamieson-Fausset-Brown Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 26:4-8.

Psalms 26:8

_ _ the habitation of thy house — where Thy house rests, as the tabernacle was not yet permanently fixed.

_ _ honour dwelleth — conveys an allusion to the Holy of Holies.

Matthew Henry's Commentary

See commentary on Psalms 26:6-12.

John Wesley's Explanatory Notes

Psalms 26:8

House — Thy sanctuary and worship. Honour — Thy glorious and gracious presence.

Geneva Bible Translation Notes

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Cross-Reference Topical ResearchStrong's Concordance

Psalms 27:4-6 One [thing] have I desired of the LORD, that will I seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the LORD, and to enquire in his temple. ... And now shall mine head be lifted up above mine enemies round about me: therefore will I offer in his tabernacle sacrifices of joy; I will sing, yea, I will sing praises unto the LORD.
Psalms 42:4 When I remember these [things], I pour out my soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a multitude that kept holyday.
Psalms 84:1-2 [[To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm for the sons of Korah.]] How amiable [are] thy tabernacles, O LORD of hosts! ... My soul longeth, yea, even fainteth for the courts of the LORD: my heart and my flesh crieth out for the living God.
Psalms 84:10 For a day in thy courts [is] better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness.
Psalms 122:1-4 [[A Song of degrees of David.]] I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the LORD. ... Whither the tribes go up, the tribes of the LORD, unto the testimony of Israel, to give thanks unto the name of the LORD.
Psalms 122:9 Because of the house of the LORD our God I will seek thy good.
2 Samuel 15:25 And the king said unto Zadok, Carry back the ark of God into the city: if I shall find favour in the eyes of the LORD, he will bring me again, and shew me [both] it, and his habitation:
1 Chronicles 29:3 Moreover, because I have set my affection to the house of my God, I have of mine own proper good, of gold and silver, [which] I have given to the house of my God, over and above all that I have prepared for the holy house,
Isaiah 38:20 The LORD [was ready] to save me: therefore we will sing my songs to the stringed instruments all the days of our life in the house of the LORD.
Isaiah 38:22 Hezekiah also had said, What [is] the sign that I shall go up to the house of the LORD?
Luke 2:46 And it came to pass, that after three days they found him in the temple, sitting in the midst of the doctors, both hearing them, and asking them questions.
Luke 2:49 And he said unto them, How is it that ye sought me? wist ye not that I must be about my Father's business?
Luke 19:45-47 And he went into the temple, and began to cast out them that sold therein, and them that bought; ... And he taught daily in the temple. But the chief priests and the scribes and the chief of the people sought to destroy him,
John 2:14-17 And found in the temple those that sold oxen and sheep and doves, and the changers of money sitting: ... And his disciples remembered that it was written, The zeal of thine house hath eaten me up.

etc. Heb. of the tabernacle of thine honour,
Psalms 63:2-3 To see thy power and thy glory, so [as] I have seen thee in the sanctuary. ... Because thy lovingkindness [is] better than life, my lips shall praise thee.
Exodus 25:21-22 And thou shalt put the mercy seat above upon the ark; and in the ark thou shalt put the testimony that I shall give thee. ... And there I will meet with thee, and I will commune with thee from above the mercy seat, from between the two cherubims which [are] upon the ark of the testimony, of all [things] which I will give thee in commandment unto the children of Israel.
Exodus 40:34-35 Then a cloud covered the tent of the congregation, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle. ... And Moses was not able to enter into the tent of the congregation, because the cloud abode thereon, and the glory of the LORD filled the tabernacle.
2 Chronicles 5:14 So that the priests could not stand to minister by reason of the cloud: for the glory of the LORD had filled the house of God.
2 Chronicles 6:1-2 Then said Solomon, The LORD hath said that he would dwell in the thick darkness. ... But I have built an house of habitation for thee, and a place for thy dwelling for ever.
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Ex 25:21; 40:34. 2S 15:25. 1Ch 29:3. 2Ch 5:14; 6:1. Ps 27:4; 42:4; 63:2; 84:1, 10; 122:1, 9. Is 38:20, 22. Lk 2:46, 49; 19:45. Jn 2:14.

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