Psalms 107:23

“They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

They that goe downe to the sea in shippes: that doe businesse in great waters:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Those who go down to the sea in ships, Who do business on great waters;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They that go down to the sea in ships, That do business in great waters;
- American Standard Version (1901)

Those who go down to the sea in ships, who do business in the great waters;
- Basic English Bible

They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters,
- Darby Bible

They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business on great waters;
- Webster's Bible

Those who go down to the sea in ships, who do business in great waters;
- World English Bible

Those going down [to] the sea in ships, Doing business in many waters,
- Youngs Literal Bible

They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for Psalms 107:23

  • John jerome for verse 23
    The first half of the psalm is the lnscription on the fishermams monument in Gloucester ma.Many ships have sailed out of Gloucester some never to return as they are in the safe haveh with the loard.
  • Roy Barlow for verse 23
    I went away to sea as an engineer in the British merchant navy, in the mid 50 's to mid 60 's and learned much about myself. Now i am 78 and have never forgotten the men that i sailed with or those succeed. next Sunday 13th July is Sea Sunday, and I have been asked to lead the intersession prayers, and in order to get my mind in gear I have read through this beautiful passage which has certainly done the job.

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