Psalms 78:50

“He made a way to his anger, hee spared not their soule from death: but gaue their life ouer to the pestilence.”

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Other Translations

He made a way to his anger; he spared not their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence;
- King James Version

He leveled a path for His anger; He did not spare their soul from death, But gave over their life to the plague,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He made a path for his anger; He spared not their soul from death, But gave their life over to the pestilence,
- American Standard Version (1901)

He let his wrath have its way; he did not keep back their soul from death, but gave their life to disease.
- Basic English Bible

He made a way for his anger; he spared not their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence;
- Darby Bible

He made a way to his anger; he spared not their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence;
- Webster's Bible

He made a path for his anger. He didn't spare their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence,
- World English Bible

He pondereth a path for His anger, He kept not back their soul from death, Yea, their life to the pestilence He delivered up.
- Youngs Literal Bible

He levelled a path for His anger; He spared not their soul from death, but gave their life over to the pestilence;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 78

  • Leigh
    Mack: How to find what God thinks of "marriage";
    Type marriage into the search box above and it will give you a sampling of verses.
    To narrow your search select a link from the Marriage topics on the right side of the page in the red area, example: Love and Marriage
    Hope this helps.
  • A disciple
    Mack (cont.); God made marriage for men to build their house, their family. Marriage is between a man and a woman. Marriage is friendship and loyalty and learning how to be unselfish. Marriage is so you aren't alone going through troubles; and it will also bring about trouble in the flesh. God HATES divorce, and He expects us to work through our troubles and differences by love. Marriage is GOOD!
  • A disciple
    Hi Mack; A Marriage is a Covenant of Love and Fidelity to be One flesh unto the LORD, and Family for Lifelong Companionship. The LORD God built the Woman out of the Man, to be a Help unto him; and upon presenting her to Adam, Adam pronounced the Law of Marriage for ever: "This now is bone of my bone and flesh of my flesh; she shall be called Woman for she was taken out of Man..." Joined together!
  • Mack
    I have a question please...

    What does God consider marriage?
  • Nancy Miranti
    A reminder that HE backs us up when OUR backs are to the wall. All we have to do is not move away from Him, or He lets our enemies conquer us.
  • Bryan McCloud
    This chapter teaches me that know matter how much God does for us; we are still ungrateful. We are just like the Isarealites who murmur and complain against God after all he has done for us. Like Proverbs 27:30 states, "hell and destruction are never full, and so the eyes of men are never satisfied."

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