Psalms 24:2

“For he hath founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the floods.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For he hath founded it vpon the seas, and established it vpon the floods.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For He has founded it upon the seas And established it upon the rivers.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For he hath founded it upon the seas, And established it upon the floods.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For by him it was based on the seas, and made strong on the deep rivers.
- Basic English Bible

For it was he that founded it upon seas, and established it upon floods.
- Darby Bible

For he hath founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the floods.
- Webster's Bible

For he has founded it on the seas, and established it on the floods.
- World English Bible

For He on the seas hath founded it, And on the floods He doth establish it.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For He hath founded it upon the seas, and established it upon the floods.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 24:2


24:2 Seas - The whole collection of waters, as well as the sea and the rivers running into it, as that great abyss of waters which is contained in the bowels of the earth.


Discussion for Psalms 24:2

  • Aliu Omegah-Esomhi for verse 2
    God the founder of all things in heaven the earth asserts his sovereignty according to his unchanging nature.The sea is reminiscent of the grounds before two pillars of the Lords Temple by his strength, so establishes on the waters suggestive of his concern for man. as in Rev 17 upon many waters ie languages tribes,nations etc

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