Psalms 78:54

“And he brought them to the border of his sanctuarie: euen to this mountaine which his right hand had purchased.”

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Other Translations

And he brought them to the border of his sanctuary, [even to] this mountain, [which] his right hand had purchased.
- King James Version

So He brought them to His holy land, To this hill country which His right hand had gained.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he brought them to the border of his sanctuary, To this mountain, which his right hand had gotten.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he was their guide to his holy land, even to the mountain, which his right hand had made his;
- Basic English Bible

And he brought them to his holy border, this mountain, which his right hand purchased;
- Darby Bible

And he brought them to the border of his sanctuary, even to this mountain, which his right hand had purchased.
- Webster's Bible

He brought them to the border of his sanctuary, to this mountain, which his right hand had taken.
- World English Bible

And He bringeth them in unto the border of His sanctuary, This mountain His right hand had got,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And He brought them to His holy border, to the mountain, which His right hand had gotten.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 78:54


78:54 Holy place - The land of Canaan, separated by God from all other lands. Mountain - The mountainous country of Canaan; the word mountain is often used in scripture for a mountainous country.


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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