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Psalms 104:26

“There goe the shippes; there is that Leuiathan, whom thou hast made to play therein.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)

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Other Translations

There go the ships: [there is] that leviathan, [whom] thou hast made to play therein.
- King James Version

There the ships move along, {And} Leviathan, which You have formed to sport in it.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

There go the ships; There is leviathan, whom thou hast formed to play therein.
- American Standard Version (1901)

There go the ships; there is that great beast, which you have made as a plaything.
- Basic English Bible

There go the ships; [there] that leviathan, which thou hast formed to play therein.
- Darby Bible

There go the ships: there is that leviathan, which thou hast made to play therein.
- Webster's Bible

There the ships go, and leviathan, whom you formed to play there.
- World English Bible

There do ships go: leviathan, That Thou hast formed to play in it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

There go the ships; there is leviathan, whom Thou hast formed to sport therein.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 104:26

104:26 Leviathan - The whale. Therein - Who being of such a vast strength and absolute dominion in the sea, tumbles in it with great security, and sports himself with other creatures.

Discussion for Psalms 104

  • Shirley
    Psalm 104 shows what a mighty God we have and a providerfor all. Oh what a blessing just to sleep at night with a loving God and to awake in the morning to see all his neautiful work. What a mighty God.
  • Madonna
    The works of our God is glorious and His glory endures forever because He is a perfect God.praises be unto Him forever amen.
  • Lilian
    there is only one Jehovah Jireh the Provider. Jesus wants us to live on a green pasture with full of life in abundance. Thanks be to God for his mercy and love endureth forever. amen
  • Blessed
    these are praises of the lord that can be witnessed with our own eyes. GOD SHOWS US HIS HIS MAJESTY AND WE SHOULD WORSHIP AND PRAISE HIM. THANK YOU DADDY
  • MockingBird for verse 24
    God is in His Great and Majestic wisdom is so powerful and at the same time merciful. I look back at the time there was a great snowfall and when I stepped outside. It was so peaceful : Man had not gotten out and dirtied it up yet. Then the Lord spoke to me : The work of righteousness shall be peace and the effect of righteousness shall be quietness and assurance forever. My people shall dwell in peaceable habitations and sure dwellings. Praise God for His wonderful works to His children.
  • Sam
    Very inspirational. Yes, HE is the Author of all creation.

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