Psalms 110:4

“The LORD hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchizedek.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The Lord hath sworne, and will not repent, thou art a Priest for euer: after the order of Melchizedek.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD has sworn and will not change His mind, "You are a priest forever According to the order of Melchizedek."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah hath sworn, and will not repent: Thou art a priest for ever After the order of Melchizedek.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord has made an oath, and will not take it back. You are a priest for ever, after the order of Melchizedek.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art priest for ever after the order of Melchisedek.
- Darby Bible

The LORD hath sworn, and will not repent, Thou art a priest for ever after the order of Melchisedek.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh has sworn, and will not change his mind: "You are a priest forever in the order of Melchizedek."
- World English Bible

Jehovah hath sworn, and doth not repent, `Thou [art] a priest to the age, According to the order of Melchizedek.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

The LORD hath sworn, and will not repent: 'Thou art a priest for ever after the manner of Melchizedek.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 110:4


110:4 Sworn - That this priesthood might be made sure and irrevocable.


Discussion for Psalms 110:4

  • Timothy Wayne George for verse 4
    Yahweh hath sworn, and cannot change,Thou art a priest forever, after the order of Melchizedek. Before the foundations of the world, Yahweh God had determined, that Jesus would be a priest forever. It is after the order of Melchizedek, because He has neither beginning of days or ending of days. Jesus sits at the right hand of the Father interceding for us, until His enemies become His footstool. Therefore we can come boldly before His throne of grace to receive mercy at the time of need.
  • The Lord made up His mind way back that you will eventually become a priest no matter what happens. Itís yours offered to you on a plate from the Lord.
  • Akintunde ogundare famodimu for verse 4
    That you do not have to be a pastor or church owner or be seen in a spiritual centre before you can be a priest (according to the order of Melchizedek) this name was first mentioned in Genesis there was no church at that time.

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