Psalms 126:6

“He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtlesse come againe with reioycing: bringing his sheaues with him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who goes to and fro weeping, carrying {his} bag of seed, Shall indeed come again with a shout of joy, bringing his sheaves {with him.}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing seed for sowing, Shall doubtless come again with joy, bringing his sheaves `with him'. Psalm 127 A Song of Ascents; of Solomon.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Though a man may go out weeping, taking his vessel of seed with him; he will come again in joy, with the corded stems of grain in his arms.
- Basic English Bible

He goeth forth and weepeth, bearing seed for scattering; he cometh again with rejoicing, bearing his sheaves.
- Darby Bible

He that goeth forth and weepeth, bearing precious seed, shall doubtless return with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him.
- Webster's Bible

He who goes out weeping, carrying seed for sowing, will certainly come again with joy, carrying his sheaves. A Song of Ascents. By Solomon.
- World English Bible

Whoso goeth on and weepeth, Bearing the basket of seed, Surely cometh in with singing, bearing his sheaves!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Though he goeth on his way weeping that beareth the measure of seed, he shall come home with joy, bearing his sheaves.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 126:6

  • it doesn't matter which religious setting u belong. giving is the secret of wealth making. a divine truth
  • He that goeth forth bearing precious seed.. The seed I believe is the word of God He is I BELIEVE the soul-winner who sows the seed of God 's word in the harvest field of souls for the kingdom to be saved. The souls are the sheaves. The soul winner will rejoice over the souls he brings to the Saviour.
  • The Lord will always help the people that are going through hardship many sufferings are willing to work hard, he will bless give them plenty in return.
  • The seed talked about represents the word,your substance/money. I mean something very precious to you, something that when u give it, it looks as if u have given all. Something that wen u give, it makes u cry cos of its worth. I'm a living testimony of this verse. Praise God
  • Lovemore Gunda for verse 6
    As long as you are of a perfect heart in anything that you do, you will get a precious reward. The most precious seed is the gospel and those that carry it will have a fitting reward.
  • what is the seed in 126:6 the writer speak of?
    1 soul
    2 the word of God
    3 money
    I think it is the word of God , I could be wrong.
    what do you think?

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