Today they stand firm by your decrees, for all things are your servants.
“Stand in the gate of the Lord’s temple and proclaim
Then you come and stand in my presence in this temple I have claimed as my own
“So when you see the abomination of desolation
But stay alert at all times,
he said with a loud voice, “Stand upright on your feet.”
The Holy Spirit is making clear that the way into the holy place had not yet appeared as long as the old tabernacle
Do not grumble against one another, brothers and sisters,
The merchants who sold
O Lord God of Israel, you are righteous, for we are left as a remnant this day. Indeed, we stand before you in our guilt. However, because of this guilt
At that time the Lord set apart the tribe of Levi
For the Lord your God has chosen them and their sons from all your tribes to stand
but with whoever stands with us here today before the Lord our God as well as those not with us here today.
No one will be able to resist you