Psalms 118:1

“O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: because his mercy endureth for ever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

O giue thankes vnto the Lord, for hee is good: because his mercie endureth for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Give thanks to the LORD, for He is good; For His lovingkindness is everlasting.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Oh give thanks unto Jehovah; for he is good; For his lovingkindness `endureth' for ever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

O give praise to the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy is unchanging for ever.
- Basic English Bible

Give ye thanks unto Jehovah; for he is good; for his loving-kindness [endureth] for ever.
- Darby Bible

O give thanks to the LORD; for he is good: because his mercy endureth for ever.
- Webster's Bible

Give thanks to Yahweh, for he is good, for his loving kindness endures forever.
- World English Bible

Give ye thanks to Jehovah, For good, for to the age [is] His kindness.
- Youngs Literal Bible

'O give thanks unto the LORD, for He is good, for His mercy endureth for ever.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 118

  • Lisa Simonds
    In 2001 when i received Jesus Christ as my Lord and Savior He woke me up one morning and told me to look for the shortest scripture in the Psalms and below it the next chapter is for you which is psalms 118. I never use to read the bible so i just start looking from chapter one until i came to 117 a voice said "THAT IT," Every word in that psalms has proven to be true. God cannot lie
  • BSP
    We should use the wonderful gift of life that we have now to declare the amazing works of Jehovah God.
  • Angelia
    I will not die in sin I declare to do the works of the lord in order to have eternal life.
  • Steve morrow
    PSALM 118:8 it is better to trust in the LORD than to put confidence in man PSALM 108:12 give us help from trouble for vain is the help of man PSALM 33:4 for the word of the LORD is right and --- all HIS works --- are done in truth EPHESIANS 2:9 not of works lest any man should boast ISAIAH 2:22 cease you from man whose breath is in his nostrils for wherein is he to be accounted of
  • Lilian
    THOU ART MY GOD I WILL PRAISE THEE THOU ART MY GOD I WILL EXALT THEE I LOVE YOU JESUS FOREVER AMEN HALLELUJAH
  • Steve morrow
    PSALM 46:10 BE STILL AND KNOW THAT I AM GOD I WILL BE EXALTED AMONG THE HEATHEN I WILL BE EXALTED IN THE EARTH LUKE 14:11 FOR WHOSOEVER EXALTETH HIMSELF SHALL BE ABASED AND HE THAT HUMBLETH HIMSELF SHALL BE EXALTED 2 CORINTHIANS 10:5 CASTING DOWN IMAGINATIONS AND EVERY HIGH THING THAT EXALTETH ITSELF AGAINST THE KNOWLEDGE OF GOD AND BRING INTO CAPTIVITY EVERY THOUGHT TO THE OBEDIENCE OF CHRIST JOB 36:22 BEHOLD GOD EXALTETH BY HIS POWER WHO TEACHETH LIKE HIM