Psalms 89:1

“(Maschil of Ethan the Ezrahite.) I will sing of the mercies of the LORD for ever: with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[Maschil of Ethan the Ezrahite.] I will sing of the mercies of the Lord for euer: with my mouth will I make knowen thy faithfulnesse to all generations.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I will sing of the lovingkindness of the LORD forever; To all generations I will make known Your faithfulness with my mouth.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will sing of the lovingkindness of Jehovah for ever: With my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<Maschil. Of Ethan the Ezrahite.> My song will be of the mercies of the Lord for ever: with my mouth will I make his faith clear to all generations.
- Basic English Bible

{An instruction. Of Ethan the Ezrahite.} I will sing of the loving-kindness of Jehovah for ever; with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness from generation to generation.
- Darby Bible

Maschil of Ethan the Ezrahite. I will sing of the mercies of the LORD for ever: with my mouth will I make known thy faithfulness to all generations.
- Webster's Bible

I will sing of the loving kindness of Yahweh forever. With my mouth, I will make known your faithfulness to all generations.
- World English Bible

An instruction, by Ethan the Ezrahite. Of the kind acts of Jehovah, to the age I sing, To all generations I make known Thy faithfulness with my mouth,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(89:1) Maschil of Ethan the Ezrahite. (89:2) I will sing of the mercies of the LORD for ever; to all generations will I make known Thy faithfulness with my mouth.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 89:1


89:1 Sing - He prefaces this, lest the following complainers of present miseries should argue ingratitude for former mercies. Faithfulness - Whatsoever hath befallen us, it proceeded not from thy unfaithfulness.


Discussion for Psalms 89

  • Andy
    With my mouth, I will make known your faithfulness.... does all your work colleagues, even your clients know of your faith?
  • Lilian
    Glory to God in the highest for he is faithful to his words. Jesus is the perfect obedience to the Father therefore we follow obey and live like Jesus coz in him there is no darkness. Thanks to the blood Lord. Help us to be born again in spirit every moment of our life. Unless a man will not be born of water and in spirit we cannot enter into the Kingdom of God. Thank you Jesus for giving us faith
  • Eliiah the Prophet
    O LORD IEHOUAH, most High GOD of Israel, who created all things by Jesus Christ: let it be known this day that thou art GOD in Israel, and that I am thy servant, and that I have done all these things at thy word. Blessed be the LORD IEHOUAH for evermore. Amen, and Amen.
  • BSP
    In verse 27 since David was not a firstborn son it seems that Jehovah God was referring prophetically to the one foreshadowed by David, Jesus Christ.
  • Librarygal143
    Forever I want to know that joyful sound, O Lord.
  • BSP
    Those who know the joyful shouting will be blessed to have God's favor shine upon them.