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

  • MARIA
    The 9Th Psalm is given to me by the Holy Ghost. While I was going through a very tryong time in my life back in 1993. It is a Psalm I still hear HIM say in good times an bad read Psalm 9. Amen
  • Velma
    Yet Just to know that God ismy hiding place and my partner. I can depend on him .
  • Lucinda Palestrant
    Josue, 1 Samuel 18,26 tells us 3,000 men were after David to kill him.Saul had an evil spirit on him, and Saul wanted to kill David. The Phillistines wared against David many times. Saul was Killed.2Samuel 7:14 God tells David he will be safe, V. 8 David was victorious in all his battles. v. 15 King David reigned over all Israel." God planned it and executed it. I hope this helps.
  • Josue
    is David talking about other people or who?
  • Lilian
    Thanks to Jesus for the Blood that shed for us for his mercy and his love endureth forever. I will love you Lord and will praise you forever for you are worthy to be praised. Amen
  • Trinity adwoa kwofie for verse 1
    my whole heart,i will worship you and tell of your marvelous works for you have delivered from the jaws of death.

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