Psalms 130:6

“My soul waiteth for the Lord more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

My soule waiteth for the Lord, more then they that watch for the morning: I say, more then they that watch for the morning.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My soul {waits} for the Lord More than the watchmen for the morning; {Indeed, more than} the watchmen for the morning.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My soul `waiteth' for the Lord More than watchmen `wait' for the morning; `Yea, more than' watchmen for the morning.
- American Standard Version (1901)

My soul is watching for the Lord more than those who are watching for the morning; yes, more than the watchers for the morning.
- Basic English Bible

My soul [waiteth] for the Lord more than the watchers [wait] for the morning, [more than] the watchers for the morning.
- Darby Bible

My soul waiteth for the Lord more than they that watch for the morning: I say, more than they that watch for the morning.
- Webster's Bible

My soul longs for the Lord more than watchmen long for the morning; more than watchmen for the morning.
- World English Bible

My soul [is] for the Lord, More than those watching for morning, Watching for morning!
- Youngs Literal Bible

My soul waiteth for the Lord, more than watchmen for the morning; yea, more than watchmen for the morning.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 130:6


130:6 They - Whether soldiers that keep the night - watches in an army, or the priests or Levites who did so in the temple.


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