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Bible Commentaries

Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

Psalms 2

1:1 seat (a-27) Or 'in the company.'

Verse 1

2:1 peoples (c-12) Leummim , a general word for 'the races of mankind.'

Verse 2

2:2 themselves, (d-7) Or 'stand up.'

Verse 4

2:4 Lord (e-10) Adonai .

Verse 6

2:6 anointed (f-4) Or 'installed.' see Proverbs 8:23 .

Verse 8

2:8 earth. (g-21) Erets , 'land,' but the plural 'ends' seems to involve the meaning 'earth.' see 1 Samuel 2:8 ,1 Samuel 2:10 ; Psalms 72:8 ; Isaiah 49:6 ; Acts 13:47 .

Verse 9

2:9 sceptre (h-7) Or 'rod.' see Genesis 49:10 .

Verse 10

2:10 wise, (i-7) Or 'consider well.'

Verse 12

2:12 little. (k-20) Or 'for soon his anger burneth.' trust (l-27) 'Take refuge,' as Psalms 61:4 . same root word as 'refuge,' in Psalms 14:6 , &c., and 'trust' in 2 Samuel 22:3 .

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Darby, John. "Commentary on Psalms 2". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/eng/dsn/psalms-2.html. 1857-67.