Psalms 63:6

“When I remember thee vpon my bed, and meditate on thee in the night watches.”

1611 King James Version (KJV)

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Other Translations

When I remember thee upon my bed, [and] meditate on thee in the [night] watches.
- King James Version

When I remember You on my bed, I meditate on You in the night watches,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

When I remember thee upon my bed, `And' meditate on thee in the night-watches.
- American Standard Version (1901)

When the memory of you comes to me on my bed, and when I give thought to you in the night-time.
- Basic English Bible

When I remember thee upon my bed, I meditate on thee in the night-watches:
- Darby Bible

When I remember thee upon my bed, and meditate on thee in the night watches.
- Webster's Bible

when I remember you on my bed, and think about you in the night watches.
- World English Bible

If I have remembered Thee on my couch, In the watches -- I meditate on Thee.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(63:7) When I remember Thee upon my couch, and meditate on Thee in the night-watches.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 63

  • Gail Morris
    It came as a reminder that I need to be in His Word when I awake in the morning...I am newly retired, and never have been a morning person, so morning times with God were not likely, being unable to focus early in the morning. Thank you for this reminder, that I need to spend time in the morning once I am up...God IS our sanctuary! Amen...
  • Betty Hillsman
    Great encouragement and challenge! Bless God!!
  • I love this psalm as well so comforting, and Joan if you open your Bible you will see it is a book of psalms and even in my early 1900 Bible it is the same and every psalm is a chapter, they are separated one from the other, hope this helps you to understand, they were to be considered a cluster of 5 books God Bless
  • BSP
    Life without the loyal love of Jehovah God would be nothing so we want to express our gratitude for the love that Jehovah God has shown toward us.
  • Stephen B
    Bill, you are right on. The wicked are are in full force and aiming God's people and those He has raised up. But He is still in charge, Amen!!
  • Bill
    but the mouth of them that speak lies shall be stopped

    In this time/age I take comfort in this part of the scripture. God is in control

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