Psalms 16:6

“The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

The lines are fallen vnto mee in pleasant places; yea, I haue a goodly heritage.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The lines have fallen to me in pleasant places; Indeed, my heritage is beautiful to me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; Yea, I have a goodly heritage.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Fair are the places marked out for me; I have a noble heritage.
- Basic English Bible

The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.
- Darby Bible

The lines have fallen to me in pleasant places; yes, I have a goodly heritage.
- Webster's Bible

The lines have fallen to me in pleasant places. Yes, I have a good inheritance.
- World English Bible

Lines have fallen to me in pleasant places, Yea, a beauteous inheritance [is] for me.
- Youngs Literal Bible

The lines are fallen unto me in pleasant places; yea, I have a goodly heritage.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 16:6


16:6 Lines - My portion, which was measured with lines. Are fallen - In a land flowing with milk and honey, and above all, blessed with the presence and knowledge of God.


Discussion for Psalms 16:6

  • Obi chioma for verse 6
    God's protection and love is always moving with me whenever I remembered this verse
  • TIMOTHY OLUWAFEMI for verse 6
    This verse has re-strengthen my hope,faith and the confirmation of GOD 's plans for my living. Then empowers my PRAISE level. THANK YOU JESUS.
  • Dr.Obinna Nwanedo for verse 6
    Faith in the Word realize our inheritance Once we believe God,everevery thing will begin to fall in place.The path of faith wis the only path of certainty.
  • Oluwafemi for verse 6
    Just say dis every morning before daily activities and see how powerful diz bible line iz..
  • Adati Ladu for verse 6
    Don 't worry 'bout how it all comes together!! Trust God because He is the begining and the end. He has the blue print of our lives and everything will altimately workout for our good to the glory of His name. To me this psalm is like an awakening, a realization because it seems the psalmist from the unset forgot he is of a godly heritage until the lines fell in pleasant places
  • God has designed good things for us as believers.

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