Psalm 107



Thanksgiving To Yahweh For His Of Deliverance

1 Oh give thanks to the LORD, for He is good, For His lovingkindness is everlasting.

1 O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.

1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good! His gracious love exists forever.

1 O give thanks to the Lord, for He is good; for His mercy and loving-kindness endure forever!

2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, Whom He has redeemed from the hand of the adversary

2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy;

2 Let those who have been redeemed by the LORD declare it those whom he redeemed from the power of the enemy,

2 Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom He has delivered from the hand of the adversary,

3 And gathered from the lands, From the east and from the west, From the north and from the south.

3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, and from the west, from the north, and from the south.

3 those whom he gathered from other lands from the east, west, north, and south.

3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east and from the west, from the north and from the [Red] Sea in the south.

4 They wandered in the wilderness in a desert region; They did not find a way to an inhabited city.

4 They wandered in the wilderness in a solitary way; they found no city to dwell in.

4 They wandered in desolate wilderness; they found no road to a city where they could live.

4 Some wandered in the wilderness in a solitary desert track; they found no city for habitation.

5 They were hungry and thirsty; Their soul fainted within them.

5 Hungry and thirsty, their soul fainted in them.

5 Hungry and thirsty, their spirits failed.

5 Hungry and thirsty, they fainted; their lives were near to being extinguished.

6 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble; He delivered them out of their distresses.

6 Then they cried unto the LORD in their trouble, and he delivered them out of their distresses.

6 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble, and he delivered them from their distress.

6 Then they cried to the Lord in their trouble, and He delivered them out of their distresses.

7 He led them also by a straight way, To go to an inhabited city.

7 And he led them forth by the right way, that they might go to a city of habitation.

7 He led them in a straight way to find a city where they could live.

7 He led them forth by the straight and right way, that they might go to a city where they could establish their homes.

8 Let them give thanks to the LORD for His lovingkindness, And for His wonders to the sons of men!

8 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!

8 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his gracious love and his awesome deeds for mankind.

8 Oh, that men would praise [and confess to] the Lord for His goodness and loving-kindness and His wonderful works to the children of men!

9 For He has satisfied the thirsty soul, And the hungry soul He has filled with what is good.

9 For he satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness.

9 He has satisfied the one who thirsts, filling the hungry with what is good.

9 For He satisfies the longing soul and fills the hungry soul with good.

10 There were those who dwelt in darkness and in the shadow of death, Prisoners in misery and chains,

10 Such as sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron;

10 Some sat in deepest darkness, shackled with cruel iron,

10 Some sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and in irons,

11 Because they had rebelled against the words of God And spurned the counsel of the Most High.

11 Because they rebelled against the words of God, and contemned the counsel of the most High:

11 because they had rebelled against the command of God, despising the advice of the Most High.

11 Because they had rebelled against the words of God and spurned the counsel of the Most High.

12 Therefore He humbled their heart with labor; They stumbled and there was none to help.

12 Therefore he brought down their heart with labour; they fell down, and there was none to help.

12 He humbled them through suffering, as they stumbled without a helper.

12 Therefore He bowed down their hearts with hard labor; they stumbled and fell down, and there was none to help.

13 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble; He saved them out of their distresses.

13 Then they cried unto the LORD in their trouble, and he saved them out of their distresses.

13 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble; he delivered them from their distress.

13 Then they cried to the Lord in their trouble, and He saved them out of their distresses.

14 He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death And broke their bands apart.

14 He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death, and brake their bands in sunder.

14 And he brought them out from darkness and the shadow of death, shattering their chains.

14 He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death and broke apart the bonds that held them.

15 Let them give thanks to the LORD for His lovingkindness, And for His wonders to the sons of men!

15 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!

15 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his gracious love, and for his awesome deeds to mankind.

15 Oh, that men would praise [and confess to] the Lord for His goodness and loving-kindness and His wonderful works to the children of men!

16 For He has shattered gates of bronze And cut bars of iron asunder.

16 For he hath broken the gates of brass, and cut the bars of iron in sunder.

16 For he shattered bronze gates and cut through iron bars.

16 For He has broken the gates of bronze and cut the bars of iron apart.

17 Fools, because of their rebellious way, And because of their iniquities, were afflicted.

17 Fools because of their transgression, and because of their iniquities, are afflicted.

17 Because of their rebellious ways, fools suffered for their iniquities.

17 Some are fools [made ill] because of the way of their transgressions and are afflicted because of their iniquities.

18 Their soul abhorred all kinds of food, And they drew near to the gates of death.

18 Their soul abhorreth all manner of meat; and they draw near unto the gates of death.

18 They loathed all food, and even reached the gates of death.

18 They loathe every kind of food, and they draw near to the gates of death.

19 Then they cried out to the LORD in their trouble; He saved them out of their distresses.

19 Then they cry unto the LORD in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses.

19 Yet when they cried out to the LORD in their trouble, he delivered them from certain destruction.

19 Then they cry to the Lord in their trouble, and He delivers them out of their distresses.

20 He sent His word and healed them, And delivered them from their destructions.

20 He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions.

20 He issued his command and healed them; he delivered them from their destruction.

20 He sends forth His word and heals them and rescues them from the pit and destruction.

21 Let them give thanks to the LORD for His lovingkindness, And for His wonders to the sons of men!

21 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!

21 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his gracious love, and for his awesome deeds for mankind.

21 Oh, that men would praise [and confess to] the Lord for His goodness and loving-kindness and His wonderful works to the children of men!

22 Let them also offer sacrifices of thanksgiving, And tell of His works with joyful singing.

22 And let them sacrifice the sacrifices of thanksgiving, and declare his works with rejoicing.

22 Let them offer sacrifices of thanksgiving and talk about his works with shouts of joy.

22 And let them sacrifice the sacrifices of thanksgiving and rehearse His deeds with shouts of joy and singing!

23 Those who go down to the sea in ships, Who do business on great waters;

23 They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters;

23 Those who go down to the sea in ships, who work in the great waters,

23 Some go down to the sea and travel over it in ships to do business in great waters;

24 They have seen the works of the LORD, And His wonders in the deep.

24 These see the works of the LORD, and his wonders in the deep.

24 witnessed the works of the LORD his awesome deeds in the ocean's depth.

24 These see the works of the Lord and His wonders in the deep.

25 For He spoke and raised up a stormy wind, Which lifted up the waves of the sea.

25 For he commandeth, and raiseth the stormy wind, which lifteth up the waves thereof.

25 He spoke and stirred up a windstorm that made its waves surge.

25 For He commands and raises up the stormy wind, which lifts up the waves of the sea.

26 They rose up to the heavens, they went down to the depths; Their soul melted away in their misery.

26 They mount up to the heaven, they go down again to the depths: their soul is melted because of trouble.

26 The people ascended skyward and descended to the depths, their courage melting away in their peril.

26 [Those aboard] mount up to the heavens, they go down again to the deeps; their courage melts away because of their plight.

27 They reeled and staggered like a drunken man, And were at their wits' end.

27 They reel to and fro, and stagger like a drunken man, and are at their wits' end.

27 They reeled and staggered like a drunkard, as all their wisdom became useless.

27 They reel to and fro and stagger like a drunken man and are at their wits' end [all their wisdom has come to nothing].

28 Then they cried to the LORD in their trouble, And He brought them out of their distresses.

28 Then they cry unto the LORD in their trouble, and he bringeth them out of their distresses.

28 Yet when they cried out to the LORD in their trouble, the LORD brought them out of their distress.

28 Then they cry to the Lord in their trouble, and He brings them out of their distresses.

29 He caused the storm to be still, So that the waves of the sea were hushed.

29 He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still.

29 He calmed the storm and its waves quieted down.

29 He hushes the storm to a calm and to a gentle whisper, so that the waves of the sea are still.

30 Then they were glad because they were quiet, So He guided them to their desired haven.

30 Then are they glad because they be quiet; so he bringeth them unto their desired haven.

30 So they rejoiced that the waves became quiet, and he led them to their desired haven.

30 Then the men are glad because of the calm, and He brings them to their desired haven.

31 Let them give thanks to the LORD for His lovingkindness, And for His wonders to the sons of men!

31 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!

31 Let them give thanks to the LORD for his gracious love and for his awesome deeds on behalf of mankind.

31 Oh, that men would praise [and confess to] the Lord for His goodness and loving-kindness and His wonderful works to the children of men!

32 Let them extol Him also in the congregation of the people, And praise Him at the seat of the elders.

32 Let them exalt him also in the congregation of the people, and praise him in the assembly of the elders.

32 Let them exalt him in the assembly of the people and praise him in the counsel of the elders.

32 Let them exalt Him also in the congregation of the people and praise Him in the company of the elders.

33 He changes rivers into a wilderness And springs of water into a thirsty ground;

33 He turneth rivers into a wilderness, and the watersprings into dry ground;

33 He turns rivers into a desert, springs of water into dry ground,

33 He turns rivers into a wilderness, water springs into a thirsty ground,

34 A fruitful land into a salt waste, Because of the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

34 A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein.

34 and a fruitful land into a salty waste, due to the wickedness of its inhabitants.

34 A fruitful land into a barren, salt waste, because of the wickedness of those who dwell in it.

35 He changes a wilderness into a pool of water And a dry land into springs of water;

35 He turneth the wilderness into a standing water, and dry ground into watersprings.

35 He turns a desert into a pool of water, dry land into springs of water.

35 He turns a wilderness into a pool of water and a dry ground into water springs;

36 And there He makes the hungry to dwell, So that they may establish an inhabited city,

36 And there he maketh the hungry to dwell, that they may prepare a city for habitation;

36 There he settled the hungry, where they built a city to live in.

36 And there He makes the hungry to dwell, that they may prepare a city for habitation,

37 And sow fields and plant vineyards, And gather a fruitful harvest.

37 And sow the fields, and plant vineyards, which may yield fruits of increase.

37 They sowed fields and planted vineyards that yielded a productive harvest.

37 And sow fields, and plant vineyards which yield fruits of increase.

38 Also He blesses them and they multiply greatly, And He does not let their cattle decrease.

38 He blesseth them also, so that they are multiplied greatly; and suffereth not their cattle to decrease.

38 Then he blessed them, and they became numerous; he multiplied their cattle.

38 He blesses them also, so that they are multiplied greatly, and allows not their cattle to decrease.

39 When they are diminished and bowed down Through oppression, misery and sorrow,

39 Again, they are minished and brought low through oppression, affliction, and sorrow.

39 But they became few in number, and humiliated by continued oppression, agony, and sorrow.

39 When they are diminished and bowed down through oppression, trouble, and sorrow,

40 He pours contempt upon princes And makes them wander in a pathless waste.

40 He poureth contempt upon princes, and causeth them to wander in the wilderness, where there is no way.

40 Having poured contempt on their nobles, causing them to err aimlessly in the way.

40 He pours contempt upon princes and causes them to wander in waste places where there is no road.

41 But He sets the needy securely on high away from affliction, And makes his families like a flock.

41 Yet setteth he the poor on high from affliction, and maketh him families like a flock.

41 Yet he lifted the needy from affliction and made them families like a flock.

41 Yet He raises the poor and needy from affliction and makes their families like a flock.

42 The upright see it and are glad; But all unrighteousness shuts its mouth.

42 The righteous shall see it, and rejoice: and all iniquity shall stop her mouth.

42 The upright see it and rejoice, but the mouth of an evil person is shut.

42 The upright shall see it and be glad, but all iniquity shall shut its mouth.

43 Who is wise? Let him give heed to these things, And consider the lovingkindnesses of the LORD.

43 Whoso is wise, and will observe these things, even they shall understand the lovingkindness of the LORD.

43 Let whoever is wise observe these things, that they may comprehend the gracious love of the LORD. A song. A Davidic psalm.

43 Whoso is wise [if there be any truly wise] will observe and heed these things; and they will diligently consider the mercy and loving-kindness of the Lord.



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