Psalms 139:2

“Thou knowest my downsitting and mine uprising, thou understandest my thought afar off.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou knowest my downe sitting, and mine vprising: thou vnderstandest my thought afarre off.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You know when I sit down and when I rise up; You understand my thought from afar.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou knowest my downsitting and mine uprising; Thou understandest my thought afar off.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You have knowledge when I am seated and when I get up, you see my thoughts from far away.
- Basic English Bible

*Thou* knowest my down-sitting and mine uprising, thou understandest my thought afar off;
- Darby Bible

Thou knowest my down-sitting and my up rising, thou understandest my thought afar off.
- Webster's Bible

You know my sitting down and my rising up. You perceive my thoughts from afar.
- World English Bible

Thou -- Thou hast known my sitting down, And my rising up, Thou hast attended to my thoughts from afar.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Thou knowest my downsitting and mine uprising, Thou understandest my thought afar off.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 139:2


139:2 Afar off - Thou knowest what my thoughts will be in such and such circumstances, long before I know it, yea from all eternity.


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