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.
Don't reject me in my old age. Don't forsake me when my strength fails.
It happened, that when Isaac was old, and his eyes were dim, so that he could not see, he called Esau his elder son, and said to him, "My son?" He said to him, "Here I am."
1 Samuel 4:15
Now Eli was ninety-eight years old; and his eyes were set, so that he could not see.
and even to old age I am he, and even to gray hairs will I carry you. I have made, and I will bear; yes, I will carry, and will deliver.
We will not hide them from their children, telling to the generation to come the praises of Yahweh, his strength, and his wondrous works that he has done.
One generation will commend your works to another, and will declare your mighty acts.
You shall tell your son in that day, saying, 'It is because of that which Yahweh did for me when I came forth out of Egypt.'
1 Chronicles 29:10
Therefore David blessed Yahweh before all the assembly; and David said, "You are blessed, Yahweh, the God of Israel our father, forever and ever.
For David, after he had in his own generation served the counsel of God, fell asleep, and was laid with his fathers, and saw decay.
Awake, awake, put on strength, arm of Yahweh; awake, as in the days of old, the generations of ancient times. Isn't it you who cut Rahab in pieces, who pierced the monster?
Who has believed our message? To whom has the arm of Yahweh been revealed?