Psalms 90:12

“So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So teach vs to number our daies: that wee may apply our hearts vnto wisedome.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So teach us to number our days, That we may present to You a heart of wisdom.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So teach us to number our days, That we may get us a heart of wisdom.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So give us knowledge of the number of our days, that we may get a heart of wisdom.
- Basic English Bible

So teach [us] to number our days, that we may acquire a wise heart.
- Darby Bible

So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts to wisdom.
- Webster's Bible

So teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.
- World English Bible

To number our days aright let [us] know, And we bring the heart to wisdom.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So teach us to number our days, that we may get us a heart of wisdom.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 90:12


90:12 Teach us - To consider the shortness of life, and the certainty and speediness of death. That - That we may heartily devote ourselves to true wisdom.


Discussion for Psalms 90:12

  • Edidiong Nde for verse 12
    Its a psalm that gets us to rationalize as well reflect on our existence on earth consequently aligning with His perfect will and thereby reaping the benefits associated with its compliance. " Wisdom is the principal thing ". Shalom!
  • Kindaixm barakia for verse 12
    now that our days are numbered, human beings need to live his life wisely so that one can achieve the best out of it lest s he come to regret in future. living for God and serving others
  • Sam C. Ufomadu for verse 12
    It is to making us appreciate each day as a gift while we wisely should maximize our assignment on this earth knowing that our existance here is timed.
  • Ibrahim samson for verse 12
    So that we will be more devoted & committed to the thinks of GOD because we know it that we are goin near our grave.
  • Joseph Kearns for verse 12
    We have just a certain amount of time to do what Lord requires us to do.
  • each of our days a numerated set apart for a particle purpose.God has a plan,provision and strenght for us for each day.today will not be like yesterday.

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