Psalms 61:6

“Thou wilt prolong the king's life: and his years as many generations.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou wilt prolong the kings life: and his yeeres as many generations.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You will prolong the king's life; His years will be as many generations.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou wilt prolong the king's life; His years shall be as many generations.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You will give the king long life; and make his years go on through the generations.
- Basic English Bible

Thou wilt add days to the days of the king: his years shall be as many generations.
- Darby Bible

Thou wilt prolong the king's life: and his years as many generations.
- Webster's Bible

You will prolong the king's life; his years shall be for generations.
- World English Bible

Days to the days of the king Thou addest, His years as generation and generation.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(61:7) Mayest Thou add days unto the king's days! May his years be as many generations!
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 61:6


61:6 Prolong - The years of my life and reign. Thus he speaks because his kingdom was not like Saul's, but established to him and his heirs; and because Christ, his son and heir, should actually, and in his own person possess the kingdom for ever.


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