Psalms 118:17

“I shall not die, but live, and declare the works of the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 118:17

I shall not die, but liue: and declare the workes of the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I will not die, but live, And tell of the works of the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I shall not die, but live, And declare the works of Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Life and not death will be my part, and I will give out the story of the works of the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

I shall not die, but live, and declare the works of Jah.
- Darby Bible

I shall not die, but live, and declare the works of the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

I will not die, but live, and declare Yah's works.
- World English Bible

I do not die, but live, And recount the works of Jah,
- Youngs Literal Bible

I shall not die, but live, and declare the works of the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 118:17

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 118:17

118:15 Doth valiantly - These are the words of that song of praise now mentioned.

118:16 Exalted - Hath appeared evidently, and wrought powerfully and gloriously.

118:19 Open - O ye porters, appointed by God for this work. The gates - Of the Lord's tabernacle: where the rule of righteousness was kept and taught, and the sacrifices of righteousness were offered.

Discussion for Psalms 118:17

  • John K. A. Tanui on Psalms 118:17
    This is my verse forever. I believe God 's word works for my advantage. Every time I encounter difficulty in whatever I am doing, I confessed this word and I come out a victor
  • Samwel Njenga on Psalms 118:17
    This verse is my verse.I dreamed something big was coming on my way inform of dinorsous but i told monster in dream ishall not die im here to full fill the work of Jesus name and monster disapeared.agood verse
  • Tracy on Psalms 118:17
    This is an encouraging verse. My constant declaration. The enemy used to bring panic and anxiety attacks so unexpectedly. I would cry and feel so hopeless and so afraid. I thought I would die but the enemy is ashamed and disgraced in Jesus ' name. I shall not die, but live, and declare the works of the LORD. Praise Jesus! :
  • Alor chidera on Psalms 118:17
    Because he live I shall face 2moro I shall not die. I will live and proclaim his goodness in my life Amen
  • Andrea Glover on Psalms 118:17
    I will trust the Lord at all times even though the devil tries to make me doubt the Lord.The Lord has always brought me through so much.
  • Dennis Otobo on Psalms 118:17
    i qouted this in my nighted mare and i strongly believe God is with me. The angel of God are everywhere around protecting me.Am happy cause i know i shall not die but live to declare the goodness of the lord.
  • Musa M G on Psalms 118:17
    Linking thi verse with John3 16 For God so love the world that he gave his only begotten son.that whosoever believes in him should not perish but have everlasting life. There is no end in the everlasting life order of God in Christ Jesus.As I live on this earth until I fulfill the purpose God has for me,death will have no power over me,untill the time God launches me into another realm of existence with Him beyond this phase of life Iam living, death has no hold on me so long as I trully remain in Christ Jesus.
  • Faith on Psalms 118:17
    I shall live and recount the deeds of the lord.
  • Loveness on Psalms 118:17
    this scripure lifts up my soul when things are tough and when things are hard
  • CoPastor Sherry Lavender on Psalms 118:17
    I love this scripture, It speaks volumes to my soul. Me excepting Christ into my life is a guarantee that I will live and not die. Forever will i live to be with Christ! Thank you Lord for saving me!!


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