Psalms 18:16

“He sent from aboue, he tooke me, he drew me out of many waters.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)




Viewing the original 1611 KJV with archaic English spelling.
Click to switch to the Standard KJV.

Other Translations

He sent from above, he took me, he drew me out of many waters.
- King James Version

He sent from on high, He took me; He drew me out of many waters.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He sent from on high, he took me; He drew me out of many waters.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He sent from on high, he took me, pulling me out of great waters.
- Basic English Bible

He reached forth from above, he took me, he drew me out of great waters:
- Darby Bible

He sent from above, he took me, he drew me out of many waters.
- Webster's Bible

He sent from on high. He took me. He drew me out of many waters.
- World English Bible

He sendeth from above -- He taketh me, He draweth me out of many waters.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(18:17) He sent from on high, He took me; He drew me out of many waters.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 18

  • Vanessa
    He is our Rock, Amen!
  • Royalpriest
    I agree with Bruce. Yeshua is the Hebrew translation of Jesus. I don't know where the lady got the information that it is the name of a pagan god. It is also translated as Joshua or Yehoshua. There are Jews who believe in Jesus and refer to Him as Yeshua Ha Mashiach meaning Jesus the Messiah. May His name be exalted and blessed for evermore.
  • Dana
    This is a powerful scripture. It lets us know that God is that solid foundation. He is a deliverer out of our afflictions. He is our salvation and trust. A mighty strength when you are experiencing difficulties and hardships. Knowing that God is on top of everything and His omnipotence has the final say. I love the Saviour.
  • Bruce
    T: Yeshua is Hebrew, Translated into English as Jesus. Where did You get Your Information Saying it's Not.
  • Lady A
    Who wouldn't serve a GOD like this.....
    He is a healer, protector, everything I need and more......
    LOVE🙏🙏🙏
  • MRS.T
    The Holy Precious Name of our Father in Heaven, the All Mighty Living God, Creator of All things is one with His only Begotton Son who's Name is Above All Names, Holy, Precious, True, to whom All Glory, Honor, Acceptation, Thankfulness, belongs to: Blessed be the Holy Precious Name of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ who's name is the only Name that can save any person whom believes. Yeshua is an old pagan god, stop deceiving people....look into scripture, and the New Testament. OR may the Lord find another to take the place of being a good steward of the Word of God here on the internet.

What Do You Think of Psalms 18?

Share your own thoughts or commentary here...

Notify me if someone responds on this discussion/thread

Bible Options

Sponsored Links