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

  • Bishop Hans Lewi
    Because of what the LORD has done my flesh can now rest in hope, rejoicing has now filled
    my heart through Christ my LORD.
  • Carolyn
    Thank GOD for his wonderful promises,i know he will keep them,praying for you. pastor Ron
  • Vera
    God will lead me in the path of righteousness. By his spirit I have unspeakable joy. Jesus sits on the right hand of God and because he is in me and I in him, I can ask and it shall be done. God will give me the desires of my heart.
  • Lilian
    Thou wilt shew me the path of life in thy presence is fullness of joy and in thy right hand there is a pleasure forevermore. Amen
    Thank you Jesus for the blood you gave us life in abundance you are such a good God a good Father to his children . Thank you Jesus for your word help us to be born again in spirit every moment of our life. I will praise you and worship you alone amen
  • Anita
    Everyone has a purpose in life from GOD when ur job is done in GOD'S eyes u can have joy be obedient. I have some understanding to learn.I do no one thing promised in life is death,never the less u can have eternal life.AMEN
  • Charlie
    phillipians 4-7 and the peace of god which passeth all understanding,shall
    keep your hearts and minds through jesus christ. i praise the lord jesus christ
    how our family made through the hurricane last week what a mighty god
    i serve he is holy harmless undeviled and separate from sinners.
    another wakeup call for our nation. repent before it is too late
    our life is a vapor, john3-3

Bible Options