Psalms 119:123

“Mine eyes fail for thy salvation, and for the word of thy righteousness.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Mine eyes faile for thy saluation: and for the word of thy righteousnesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My eyes fail {with longing} for Your salvation And for Your righteous word.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Mine eyes fail for thy salvation, And for thy righteous word.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My eyes are wasted with desire for your salvation, and for the word of your righteousness.
- Basic English Bible

Mine eyes fail for thy salvation, and for the ??word of thy righteousness.
- Darby Bible

My eyes fail for thy salvation, and for the word of thy righteousness.
- Webster's Bible

My eyes fail looking for your salvation, for your righteous word.
- World English Bible

Mine eyes have been consumed for Thy salvation. And for the saying of Thy righteousness.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Mine eyes fail for Thy salvation, and for Thy righteous word.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 119:123


119:123 The word - For the performance of thy faithful or merciful promise.


Discussion for Psalms 119:123

  • This sounds like verse 81. Please see my notes on that. David longs for salvation, both temporal and eternal. He also desires to know God's righteous word. Through the Psalms you see David inquiring of God more and more, that he might have a deeper knowledge of Him which means a deeper fellowship.
  • This sounds like verse 81. Please see my notes on that. David longs for salvation, both temporal and eternal. He also desires to know God's righteous word. Through the Psalms you see David inquiring of God more and more, that he might have a deeper knowledge of him which means a deeper fellowship.

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