1 Chronicles 29:14

“But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of thee, and of thine own have we given thee.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of thee, and of thine owne haue we giuen thee.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But who am I and who are my people that we should be able to offer as generously as this? For all things come from You, and from Your hand we have given You.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of thee, and of thine own have we given thee.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But who am I and what is my people, that we have power to give so freely in this way? for all things come from you, and what we have given you is yours.
- Basic English Bible

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer willingly after this manner? for all is of thee, and of that which is from thy hand have we given thee.
- Darby Bible

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come from thee, and of thy own have we given thee.
- Webster's Bible

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly as this? For all things come from you, and of your own have we given you.
- World English Bible

yea, because, who [am] I, and who [are] my people, that we retain power to offer thus willingly? but of Thee [is] the whole, and out of Thy hand we have given to Thee;
- Youngs Literal Bible

But who am I, and what is my people, that we should be able to offer so willingly after this sort? for all things come of Thee, and of Thine own have we given Thee.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Chronicles 29:14


29:14 To offer - That thou shouldest give us both riches to make suchan offering, and a willing heart to offer them, both which are the giftsand the fruits of thy good grace and mercy to us. Of thine - We returnonly what we have received, and therefore only pay a debt to thee.The more we do for God, the more we are indebted to him; for the honour ofbeing employed in his service, and for grace enabling us in any measure toserve him.


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