Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Now also when I am old and grayheaded, O God, forsake me not; until I have shewed thy strength unto this generation, and thy power to every one that is to come.
Thou wilt not cast me off to the time of old age; as my strength fails thou wilt not forsake me.
And it shall be as Isaak grew old, and his eyes shall be weak for seeing, and he will call Esau his son the great, and he will say to him, My son: and he will say to him, Behold me.
1 Samuel 4:15
And Eli the son of ninety and eight years; and his eyes standing, and he will not be able to see.
find even to old age I am he; and even to grayness I will bear; I made and I will lift up, and I will bear, and I will deliver.
It was not hid from their sons, to a later generation recounting the praises of Jehovah and his strength, and his wonders which he did.
Generation to generation shall praise thy works, and they shall announce thy powers.
And announce to thy son in this day, saying, For this Jehovah did to me in my coming out of Egypt
1 Chronicles 29:10
And David will praise Jehovah before the eyes of all the convocation: and David will say, Praised be thou, O Jehovah God of Israel our father, from forever and even to forever.
For David, truly having served his own generation by the will of God, was set to sleep, and was added to his fathers, and saw corruption:
Rouse up, rouse up, put on strength, thou arm of Jehovah; rouse up as the days of old, of everlasting generations. Was it not with him cutting off Rahab, wounding the sea monster?
Who believed in our report? and to whom was the arm of Jehovah uncovered?