Psalms 118:27

“God is the LORD, which hath shewed us light: bind the sacrifice with cords, even unto the horns of the altar.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

God is the Lord, which hath shewed vs light, bind the sacrifice with cords: euen vnto the horns of the Altar.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD is God, and He has given us light; Bind the festival sacrifice with cords to the horns of the altar.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah is God, and he hath given us light: Bind the sacrifice with cords, even unto the horns of the altar.
- American Standard Version (1901)

The Lord is God, and he has given us light; let the holy dance be ordered with branches, even up to the horns of the altar.
- Basic English Bible

Jehovah is God, and he hath given us light: bind the sacrifice with cords, -- up to the horns of the altar.
- Darby Bible

God is the LORD, who hath shown us light: bind the sacrifice with cords, even to the horns of the altar.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh is God, and he has given us light. Bind the sacrifice with cords, even to the horns of the altar.
- World English Bible

God [is] Jehovah, and He giveth to us light, Direct ye the festal-sacrifice with cords, Unto the horns of the altar.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The LORD is God, and hath given us light; order the festival procession with boughs, even unto the horns of the altar.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 118:27


118:27 The Lord - Or, The mighty God, as this name of God signifies, and as he shewed himself to be by this, his wonderful work. Who - Who hath scattered our dark clouds, and put us into a state of peace, and safety, and happiness. The horns - These are supposed to he made for this very use, that the beasts should be bound and killed there. These three last verses are David's words.


Discussion for Psalms 118:27

  • Pastor Johnson O Falade for verse 27
    Bind The Sacrifice with cords even unto the horns of the altar sacrifice means our prayers and many obiligation that christian render to the service of God and the horn means the power of God and the Altar means the trone of God Now Our prayers and all our christain services will be bind to the power of God and the trone of God so that we can get our answer

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