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Reworded "right hand" note

John Hutchins 4 years ago
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@ -42,9 +42,9 @@ The joy that Jesus would experience is spoken of as if God the Father had placed
This means he was not concerned about the shame of dying on a cross.
# sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
# sat down at the right hand of the throne of God
Here "right hand" refers to a place of honor. "The right hand of the throne of God" refers to Christ, ruling as God, with God's authority. See how you translated this in [Hebrews 1:3](../01/ AT: "he reigns as king where God is" (See: [[rc://en/ta/man/translate/figs-metonymy]])
To sit at the "right hand of God" is a symbolic action of receiving great honor and authority from God. See how you translated a similar phrase in [Hebrews 1:3](../01/ AT: "sat down at the place of honor and authority beside the throne of God" (See: [[rc://en/ta/man/translate/translate-symaction]])
# weary in your hearts