Psalms 119:18

“Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold wonderous things out of thy Law.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Open my eyes, that I may behold Wonderful things from Your law.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Open thou mine eyes, that I may behold Wondrous things out of thy law.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Let my eyes be open to see the wonders of your law.
- Basic English Bible

Open mine eyes, and I shall behold wondrous things out of thy law.
- Darby Bible

Open thou my eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of thy law.
- Webster's Bible

Open my eyes, that I may see wondrous things out of your law.
- World English Bible

Uncover mine eyes, and I behold wonders out of Thy law.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Open Thou mine eyes, that I may behold wondrous things out of Thy law.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 119:18


119:18 Open - Enlighten my mind by the light of thy Holy Spirit, and dispel all ignorance and error. Behold - Those great and marvellous depths of Divine wisdom and goodness, and those profound mysteries of Christ, and God's grace to mankind, and of that everlasting state, which are not to be known but by Divine illumination.


Discussion for Psalms 119

  • A disciple
    Puwahmah; I try to understand, you talk about being honest as a Christian, both toward God and men? This is the very heart of walking in truth in Christ in love out of a pure heart and a good conscience, and faith without Stage-Playing! We have to keep our hearts and minds under strict discipline against wicked and unclean thoughts and desires: we do this by staying close to Jesus and not sinning.
  • Puwahmah mayanah smeek
    you are yahweh ben yahweh you go yahweh to you can teak to yahweh i love yahweh ben yahweh you will of i love to Blessed art thou, O LORD: teach me thy statutes, than break the law of God. By the word of God we are unspeakable gainers. Every man hates to have a lie told him, but we should more hate telling a lie; by the latter we give an affront to God. The more wehim help; therefore he looks up s
  • Geraldine Cole
    Praise the Lord for he is good there is no one and nothing like him Jesus can give u what ever u need Ameen
  • A disciple
    53 "Horror (Burning Indignation) hath taken hold upon me, because of the wicked that forsake Thy law." In the context of the eight verses of Zain (49-56) The Great Acrostic Prayer in this portion on remembering the Lord and His Word for comfort in affliction; we are appointed to fill up the sufferings of Christ, because of the wicked who forsake His Law. "Ye that love the Lord, hate evil."
  • Steve morrow
    PSALM 119:165 GREAT PEACE HAVE THEY WHICH LOVE THY LAW AND NOTHING SHALL OFFEND THEM PROVERBS 1:33 BUT WHOSO HEARKENETH UNTO ME SHALL DWELL SAFELY AND SHALL BE QUIET FROM FEAR OF EVIL ECCLESIASTES 8:5 WHOSO KEEPETH THE COMMANDMENT SHALL FEEL NO EVIL THING AND A WISE MANS HEART DISCERNETH BOTH TIME AND JUDGEMENT
  • BSP
    Verse 37: We need to pray to God to help us turn away from vain and worthless things.

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