Psalms 106:14

“But lusted exceedingly in the wildernes: & tempted God in the desert.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.
- King James Version

But craved intensely in the wilderness, And tempted God in the desert.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, And tempted God in the desert.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They gave way to their evil desires in the waste land, and put God to the test in the dry places.
- Basic English Bible

And they lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.
- Darby Bible

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tempted God in the desert.
- Webster's Bible

but gave in to craving in the desert, and tested God in the wasteland.
- World English Bible

And they lust greatly in a wilderness, And try God in a desert.
- Youngs Literal Bible

But lusted exceedingly in the wilderness, and tried God in the desert.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 106:14


106:14 Lusted - For flesh.


Discussion for Psalms 106

  • Hazel Carty
    The second commandment is thou shalt not make unto thee any graven e image.
    Ooh Moses Moses take off they shoes from off they feet for the ground you are standing is holy ground,
    And yet we still have very little faith,
  • Leigh Mccluskey
    The Book of Psalms is actually my favorite part of the Bible and then I would have to say John 3:16 because that is the first thing out of the Bible that my children memorized as a family we were baptized in this church and we really have grown to love it we have moved away from the church but are are going to be moving back closer soon
  • BSP
    Jehovah God is a merciful God who has continued to show mercy. His mercy will continue for all of eternity for those who draw close to him and keep his commandments.
  • Bruce
    Michael: All HIS Soldiers are On The Same Road. Your Post is like a Rallying Cry. It Surely Will Help Whoever. Thanks, We Need to Lift One Another, The End of The Road is Even Closer
  • Anne
    The goodness and mercy of God are here ascribed. He is a forgiving God and worthy of praise.
    Thanks be to God for His unconditional love.
  • Michael Platinum
    After Decades of spiritual warfare, God is opening my eyes to his will in which I had no faith to speak of. Pray for me as I struggle through the rubble and carry on as a true Christian Soldier.
    Thank You!

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