Psalms 16:10

“For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; neither wilt thou suffer thine Holy One to see corruption.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For thou wilt not leaue my soule in hell; neither wilt thou suffer thine holy one to see corruption.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For You will not abandon my soul to Sheol; Nor will You allow Your Holy One to undergo decay.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For thou wilt not leave my soul to Sheol; Neither wilt thou suffer thy holy one to see corruption.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For you will not let my soul be prisoned in the underworld; you will not let your loved one see the place of death.
- Basic English Bible

For thou wilt not leave my soul to Sheol, neither wilt thou allow thy Holy One to see corruption.
- Darby Bible

For thou wilt not leave my soul in hell; neither wilt thou suffer thy Holy One to see corruption.
- Webster's Bible

For you will not leave my soul in Sheol, neither will you allow your holy one to see corruption.
- World English Bible

For Thou dost not leave my soul to Sheol, Nor givest thy saintly one to see corruption.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For Thou wilt not abandon my soul to the nether-world; neither wilt Thou suffer Thy godly one to see the pit.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 16:10


16:10 Hell - In the state of the dead. Holy one - Me thy holy son, whom thou hast sanctified and sent into the world. It is peculiar to Christ, to be called the holy one of God. To see - To be corrupted or putrefied in the grave, as the bodies of others are.


Discussion for Psalms 16

  • Marsha Middleton
    Amen Amen, God is so great and merciful. Thank you Lord.
  • GeraldineCole
    I Love U Father God In Jesus Name U Are so good to all of us we have not done things some time the way u said but Father God in Jesus Name to day I want to say we are sorrow for the sin we have commetted against U Please For Give Us we will do better a prayer to Father God in Jesus Name from A Child Of God praying for the Saints of God Amen If U agree type Amen
  • Bob DeHaan
    I too love the promise of our portion of His inheritance our God is so good to his children!
  • Lyra
    A very wonderful message from God. Amen.
  • Am
    This psalm lifted my heart! Just to know that God is with us he is for us and not against us!!! Knowing that we have a great inheritance in heaven and being with him one day. The joy and happiness we will have. No more tears or suffering. We just have to keep him first! I love u Jesus praise to u!!
  • Haylee
    Once I finally tasted of the Lord and seen that He was good, this Psalm sums up my feelings and trust <3 He is so good!

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