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

  • Connie Burgess
    David had the confidence he would be the present of the Lord. He would have peace and joy.
  • Ronke akindoju
    chapter 16:9, Therefore my heart is glad, and my glory rejoiceth ; my flesh also shall rest in hope. you have joy in your heart that your prayer has been answered
  • 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!
  • Stephanie
    Long as u keep god first and practice meditation.everything will fall n place just trust god
  • Solange
    Verse 5 -with God in your life all things are possible.
  • Bisi adedeji for verse 8
    It shows confident and great Faith Im the Lord, the words, I shall not be moved is pregnant with meanings

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