Psalms 139:8

“If I ascend vp into heauen, thou art there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




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Other Translations

If I ascend up into heaven, thou [art] there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou [art there].
- King James Version

If I ascend to heaven, You are there; If I make my bed in Sheol, behold, You are there.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

If I ascend up into heaven, thou art there: If I make my bed in Sheol, behold, thou art there.
- American Standard Version (1901)

If I go up to heaven, you are there: or if I make my bed in the underworld, you are there.
- Basic English Bible

If I ascend up into the heavens thou art there; or if I make my bed in Sheol, behold, thou [art there];
- Darby Bible

If I ascend into heaven, thou art there: if I make my bed in hell, behold, thou art there.
- Webster's Bible

If I ascend up into heaven, you are there. If I make my bed in Sheol, behold, you are there!
- World English Bible

If I ascend the heavens -- there Thou [art], And spread out a couch in Sheol, lo, Thee!
- Youngs Literal Bible

If I ascend up into heaven, Thou art there; if I make my bed in the nether-world, behold, Thou art there.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 139:8


139:8 Hell - If I could hide myself in the lowest parts of the earth.


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