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.
Do not reject me in my old age! When my strength fails, do not abandon me!
When Isaac was old and his eyes were so weak that he was almost blind, he called his older son Esau and said to him, "My son!" "Here I am!" Esau replied.
1 Samuel 4:15
Now Eli was ninety-eight years old and his eyes looked straight ahead; he was unable to see.
Even when you are old, I will take care of you, even when you have gray hair, I will carry you. I made you and I will support you; I will carry you and rescue you.
we will not hide from their descendants. We will tell the next generation about the Lord's praiseworthy acts, about his strength and the amazing things he has done.
One generation will praise your deeds to another, and tell about your mighty acts!
You are to tell your son on that day, 'It is because of what the Lord did for me when I came out of Egypt.'
1 Chronicles 29:10
David praised the Lord before the entire assembly: "O Lord God of our father Israel, you deserve praise forevermore!
For David, after he had served God's purpose in his own generation, died, was buried with his ancestors, and experienced decay,
Wake up! Wake up! Clothe yourself with strength, O arm of the Lord! Wake up as in former times, as in antiquity! Did you not smash the Proud One? Did you not wound the sea monster?
Who would have believed what we just heard? When was the Lord's power revealed through him?