He remembers his covenant for ever, the word he commanded, for a thousand generations,
Remember His covenant forever, The word which He commanded to a thousand generations,
He always stands by his covenant ––the commitment he made to a thousand generations.
He keeps his commitments across thousands of generations, the covenant he commanded,
He has kept his agreement in mind for ever, the word which he gave for a thousand generations;
Remember his covenant forever, the word that he commanded, for a thousand generations,
Remember His covenant forever, The word which He commanded, for a thousand generations,
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1 tn The Hebrew text has a masculine plural imperative, addressed to the people. Some LXX
2 tn Heb “[the] word he commanded.” The text refers here to God’s unconditional covenantal promise to Abraham and the patriarchs, as vv. 16-18 make clear.