Psalms 106:5

“That I may see the good of thy chosen, that I may reioyce in the gladnesse of thy nation: that I may glory with thine inheritance.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

That I may see the good of thy chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of thy nation, that I may glory with thine inheritance.
- King James Version

That I may see the prosperity of Your chosen ones, That I may rejoice in the gladness of Your nation, That I may glory with Your inheritance.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

That I may see the prosperity of thy chosen, That I may rejoice in the gladness of thy nation, That I may glory with thine inheritance.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So that I may see the well-being of the people of your selection, and have a part in the joy of your nation, and take pride in your heritage.
- Basic English Bible

That I may see the prosperity of thy chosen ones, that I may rejoice in the joy of thy nation, that I may glory with thine inheritance.
- Darby Bible

That I may see the good of thy chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of thy nation, that I may glory with thy inheritance.
- Webster's Bible

that I may see the prosperity of your chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of your nation, that I may glory with your inheritance.
- World English Bible

To look on the good of Thy chosen ones, To rejoice in the joy of Thy nation, To boast myself with Thine inheritance.
- Youngs Literal Bible

That I may behold the prosperity of Thy chosen, that I may rejoice in the gladness of Thy nation, that I may glory with Thine inheritance.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 106:5


106:5 See - Enjoy. Chosen - Of thy chosen people; such as are Israelites indeed. Gladness - Such joy as thou hast formerly afforded unto thy beloved nation. Glory - That we may have occasion to glory in God's goodness towards us. Inheritance - In the congregation of thy people.


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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