Psalms 118:18

“The LORD hath chastened me sore: but he hath not given me over unto death.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 118:18

The Lord hath chastened me sore: but he hath not giuen me ouer vnto death.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD has disciplined me severely, But He has not given me over to death.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah hath chastened me sore; But he hath not given me over unto death.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The hand of Jah has been hard on me; but he has not given me up to death.
- Basic English Bible

Jah hath chastened me sore; but he hath not given me over unto death.
- Darby Bible

The LORD hath chastened me severely: but he hath not given me over to death.
- Webster's Bible

Yah has punished me severely, but he has not given me over to death.
- World English Bible

Jah hath sorely chastened me, And to death hath not given me up.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The LORD hath chastened me sore; but He hath not given me over unto death.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 118:18

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 118:18


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.

118:20 The righteous - As David was a type of Christ and the temple of heaven, so this place hath a farther prospect than David, and relates to Christ's ascending into heaven, and opening the gates of that blessed temple, both for himself and for all believers.


Discussion for Psalms 118:18

  • Loye on Psalms 118:18
    I was under severe chastiment from the Lord, overall the enemy can only afflict me but cannot exterminate me. Death has no hold on me even if the situation at hand is extremely dire!


 

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