Psalms 78:65

“Then the Lord awaked as one out of sleepe: and like a mighty man that shouteth by reason of wine.”

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Other Translations

Then the Lord awaked as one out of sleep, [and] like a mighty man that shouteth by reason of wine.
- King James Version

Then the Lord awoke as {if from} sleep, Like a warrior overcome by wine.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Then the Lord awaked as one out of sleep, Like a mighty man that shouteth by reason of wine.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then was the Lord like one awaking from sleep, and like a strong man crying out because of wine.
- Basic English Bible

Then the Lord awoke as one out of sleep, like a mighty man that shouteth aloud by reason of wine;
- Darby Bible

Then the Lord awaked as one out of sleep, and like a mighty man that shouteth by reason of wine.
- Webster's Bible

Then the Lord awakened as one out of sleep, like a mighty man who shouts by reason of wine.
- World English Bible

And the Lord waketh as a sleeper, As a mighty one crying aloud from wine.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Then the Lord awaked as one asleep, like a mighty man recovering from wine.
- 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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