Psalms 119:27

“Make me to understand the way of thy precepts: so shall I talk of thy wondrous works.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Make me to vnderstand the way of thy precepts: so shall I talke of thy wonderous workes.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Make me understand the way of Your precepts, So I will meditate on Your wonders.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Make me to understand the way of thy precepts: So shall I meditate on thy wondrous works.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Make the way of your orders clear to me; then my thoughts will be ever on your wonders.
- Basic English Bible

Make me to understand the way of thy precepts, and I will meditate upon thy wondrous works.
- Darby Bible

Make me to understand the way of thy precepts: so shall I talk of thy wondrous works.
- Webster's Bible

Let me understand the teaching of your precepts! Then I will meditate on your wondrous works.
- World English Bible

The way of Thy precepts cause me to understand, And I meditate in Thy wonders.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Make me to understand the way of Thy precepts, that I may talk of Thy wondrous works.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 119:27


119:27 Understand - More throughly.


Discussion for Psalms 119:27

  • We get input in our study of scripture from a number of sources. Preaching and teaching, books such as commentaries however what illuminates the heart to see is the Holy Spirit and with out Him we will see men as trees. The psalmist knew that The Author of Scripture would be the one to seek understanding of what is written. 1cor 2:14 shows our dependency on God for His unveiling.

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