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“But as for me, I will come into thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: and in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.”

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Psalm 5:7 Translation & Meaning

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KJV Verse Original Hebrew Meaning/ Definition
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But as for me, וַאֲנִ֗י I But as for me
I will come אָב֣וֹא To go or come (in a wide variety of applications) come
into (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
thy house בֵיתֶ֑ךָ A house (in the greatest variation of applications, especially family, etc.) house
in the multitude בְּרֹ֣ב Abundance (in any respect) multitude
of thy mercy: חַ֭סְדְּךָ Kindness; by implication (towards God) piety; rarely (by opposition) reproof, or (subject.) beauty mercy
and (No Hebrew definition. English implied.)
in thy fear בְּיִרְאָתֶֽךָ׃ Fear (also used as infinitive); morally, reverence fear
will I worship אֶשְׁתַּחֲוֶ֥ה To depress, i.e., prostrate (especially reflexive, in homage to royalty or God) worship
toward אֶל Near, with or among; often in general, to toward
thy holy קָ֝דְשְׁךָ֗ A sacred place or thing; rarely abstract, sanctity holy
temple. הֵֽיכַל A large public building, such as a palace or temple temple

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  • 5  The foolish shall not stand in thy sight: thou hatest all workers of iniquity.

  • 6  Thou shalt destroy them that speak leasing: the Lord will abhor the bloody and deceitful man.

  • 7  But as for me, I will come into thy house in the multitude of thy mercy: and in thy fear will I worship toward thy holy temple.

  • 8  Lead me, O Lord, in thy righteousness because of mine enemies; make thy way straight before my face.

  • 9  For there is no faithfulness in their mouth; their inward part is very wickedness; their throat is an open sepulchre; they flatter with their tongue.

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