Psalms 16:6

“The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The lines are fallen vnto mee in pleasant places; yea, I haue a goodly heritage.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The lines have fallen to me in pleasant places; Indeed, my heritage is beautiful to me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; Yea, I have a goodly heritage.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Fair are the places marked out for me; I have a noble heritage.
- Basic English Bible

The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.
- Darby Bible

The lines have fallen to me in pleasant places; yes, I have a goodly heritage.
- Webster's Bible

The lines have fallen to me in pleasant places. Yes, I have a good inheritance.
- World English Bible

Lines have fallen to me in pleasant places, Yea, a beauteous inheritance [is] for me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 16:6


16:6 Lines - My portion, which was measured with lines. Are fallen - In a land flowing with milk and honey, and above all, blessed with the presence and knowledge of God.


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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