Psalms 9:17

“The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The wicked will return to Sheol, {Even} all the nations who forget God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The wicked shall be turned back unto Sheol, Even all the nations that forget God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The sinners and all the nations who have no memory of God will be turned into the underworld.
- Basic English Bible

The wicked shall be turned into Sheol, all the nations that forget God.
- Darby Bible

The wicked shall be turned into hell, and all the nations that forget God.
- Webster's Bible

The wicked shall be turned back to Sheol, even all the nations that forget God.
- World English Bible

The wicked do turn back to Sheol, All nations forgetting God.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(9:18) The wicked shall return to the nether-world, even all the nations that forget God.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 9:17


9:17 Forget - That do not regard God, nor his precepts, nor his threatenings and judgments.


Discussion for Psalms 9

  • Terraine
    I've been in a situation since 2014 and only God has been by my side. He is forever faithful..
  • Mim
    Oh how I love Jesus, He hears , He knows .And He answers. HE saves. Oh how I love Jesus.Thank You Dear Jesus.for all You do.
  • Mim
    I am truly grateful for all the Lord Jesus has done for me. and I will wait prayerfully for Him to answer my prayer. In His own time His way He knows what is best for me and family. I I trust Him. Thank You Jesus
  • Justine
    This is an answered prayer
  • Norm
    It is written: Psalms 9:16 The LORD is known by the judgment which he executeth: the wicked is snared in the work of his own hands. Higgaion. Selah.
  • Lilian
    Jehova Shalom my peace and my provider thank you Jesus for the joy you sent every morning. You are good Lord all the time you aare always faithful to your words that goodness and mercy will follow me all the days of my life. Teach us Lord to wait amen

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