1 sn Good things refers not merely to material blessings, but blessings that come from knowing God.
3 tn Or “because he remembered mercy,” understanding the infinitive as causal.
4 tn Or “his [God’s] loyal love.”
5 tn Grk “as he spoke.” Since this is a reference to the covenant to Abraham, ἐλάλησεν (elalhsen) can be translated in context “as he promised.” God keeps his word.
6 tn Grk “fathers.”
7 tn Grk “his seed” (an idiom for offspring or descendants).