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The Lord taketh my part with them that help me…
With the four hundred men that were with David, and stood by him in his troubles, (1 Samuel 22:2) ; see (Psalms 54:4) ; and with those who ministered unto Christ as man, (Luke 8:3) . Or, "the Lord [is] for me, with" or "among my helpers" F20; he is the principal helper, he is one for all; he is in the room and stead of other helpers; having him, there is no need of any other: the Lord is the only helper of his people, vain is the help of man; he helps them out of all their troubles and difficulties, in the exercise of every grace, and in the discharge of every duty; he helps them to all their mercies temporal and spiritual, to grace here, and glory hereafter. The Targum is,
``the Word of the Lord is to help me;''therefore shall I see [my desire] upon them that hate me;
The New John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible Modernised and adapted for the computer by Larry Pierce of Online Bible. All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.
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