4 They wandered in the wilderness in a solitary way; they found no city to dwell in. If we look abroad in the world, we see many greatly increase, whose beginning was small. 17 Fools because of their transgression, and because of their iniquities, are afflicted. 20 He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions. Sinners are fools. 27 They reel to and fro, and stagger like a drunken man, and are at their wits' end. Having struggled in vain for deliverance, he finds there is no help for him but in the mercy and grace of God. Psalms 107–150. Psalm 107 – Learning from God’s Deliverance to Returning Captives. 1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. 43 Whoso is wise, and will observe these things, even they shall understand the lovingkindness of the LORD. 107 O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 16 For he hath broken the gates of brass, and cut the bars of iron in sunder. THE STORM A CALM Psalm 107:1-3; Psalm 107:23-32. All Christ's miraculous cures were emblems of his healing diseases of the soul. 40 He poureth contempt upon princes, and causeth them to wander in the wilderness, where there is no way. What causes people to 'stagger like a drunken man' in Psalm 107. 38 He blesseth them also, so that they are multiplied greatly; and suffereth not their cattle to decrease. 3 I will praise thee, O Lord, among the people: and I will sing praises unto thee among the nations. Psalm 107. NIV: ESV: NASB: KJV: HCSB: 1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. Outside of the United Kingdom, the KJV is in the public domain. 29 He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still. 14 He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death, and brake their bands in sunder. 23 They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters; 24 These see the works of the LORD, and his wonders in the deep. 2 Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, Whom He has redeemed from the hand of the enemy, 3 And gathered out of the lands, From the east and from the west, From the north and from the south. 18 Their soul abhorreth all manner of meat; and they draw near unto the gates of death. 2 Awake, psaltery and harp: I myself will awake early. 4 They wandered in the wilderness in a desolate way; They found no city to dwell in. This Psalm, from the outset, is a summons to thanksgiving. Psalm 107 King James Version (KJV). 2 Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; 3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, … This is a shadow of the sinner's deliverance from a far worse confinement. 1 O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. His Loving Kindness Endures Forever. O give thanks, &c. — This whole verse occurs also Psalm 106:1; only there the address is made to the Israelites, here, it seems, to all mankind. We are perhaps quick enough to pray, to 'make our requests known unto God' (Philippians 4:6) when we are in trouble: but ...read more Scripture: Psalms 107:1-3, Psalms 107:23-32 26 They mount up to the heaven, they go down again to the depths: their soul is melted because of trouble. 20 He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions. Easily hear Scripture read as you study the Bible! 9 For he satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness. It is our wisdom to mind our duty, and to refer our comfort to him. 13 Then they cried unto the LORD in their trouble, and he saved them out of their distresses. (33-43)1-9 In these verses there is reference to the deliverance from Egypt, and perhaps that from Babylon: but the circumstances of travellers in those countries are also noted. 22 And let them sacrifice the sacrifices of thanksgiving, and declare his works with rejoicing. 17 Fools because of their transgression, and because of their iniquities, are afflicted. The LORD is good, and His mercy everlasting. Bible > Psalm > Psalm 107 Psalm 107 Parallel Chapters. This may remind us of the terrors and distress of conscience many experience, and of those deep scenes of trouble which many pass through, in their Christian course. 7 And he led them forth by the right way, that they might go to a city of habitation. 39 Again, they are minished and brought low through oppression, affliction, and sorrow. King James Version (KJV), Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, KJV, Holy Bible, Larger Print, Paperback, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Value Thinline Bible, Large Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Second Edition, KJV, The King James Study Bible, Red Letter, Full-Color Edition: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Deluxe Reference Bible, Super Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version, KJV, Reference Bible, Center-Column Giant Print, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Holy Bible, King James Version. 13 Then they cried unto the Lord in their trouble, and he saved them out of their distresses. 8 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! It is beloved of mariners due to its reference to ships and the sea (v. 23). Psalm 107 - O give thanks unto the LORD, for [he is] good: for his mercy [endureth] for ever. 10 Those who sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, Bound in affliction and irons— 11 Because they rebelled against the words of God, And despised the counsel of the Most H How seasonable it is at such a time to pray! (10-16) In sickness. This remarkable psalm praises God’s deliverance in four wonderful pictures. 33 He turneth rivers into a wilderness, and the watersprings into dry ground; 34 A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein. Afflicting providences must be improved as humbling providences; and we lose the benefit, if our hearts are unhumbled and unbroken under them. 40 He poureth contempt upon princes, and causeth them to wander in the wilderness, where there is no way. sea. Some people think that they do not need help from God. 18 Their soul abhorreth all manner of meat; and they draw near unto the gates of death. Even in common cases of recovery from sickness, God in his providence speaks, and it is done; by his word and Spirit the soul is restored to health and holiness.23-32 Let those who go to sea, consider and adore the Lord. 10 Such as sit in darkness and in the shadow of death, being bound in affliction and iron; 11 Because they rebelled against the words of God, and contemned the counsel of the most High: 12 Therefore he brought down their heart with labour; they fell down, and there was none to help. 6 Then they cried unto the LORD in their trouble, and he delivered them out of their distresses. 107 1 Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! 42 The righteous shall see it, and rejoice: and all iniquity shall stop her mouth. 42 The righteous shall see it, and rejoice: and all iniquity shall stop her mouth. Psalms chapter 109 KJV (King James Version) 1 (To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.) 29 He maketh the storm a calm, so that the waves thereof are still. 4 They wandered in the wilderness in a solitary way; they found no city to dwell in. Psalms chapter 106 KJV (King James Version) 1 Praise ye the LORD. 2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; 3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, … Psalm 107:1. 30 Then are they glad because they be quiet; so he bringeth them unto their desired haven. The weakness of the body is the effect of sickness. When sinners see how justly God takes away the gifts they have abused, they will not have a word to say. 32 Let them exalt him also in the congregation of the people, and praise him in the assembly of the elders. 31 Oh that men would praise the Lord for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! 9 For he satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness. BOOK FIVE: Psalms 107—150Thanksgiving to the Lord for His Great Works of DeliveranceOh, # Chr. Psalms 107:20 Context. PsalmsChapter 107. 25 For he commandeth, and raiseth the stormy wind, which lifteth up the waves thereof. 4 They wandered in the wilderness in a solitary way; they found no city to dwell in. 31 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! For His mercy endures … Psalms 107:9 Context. 2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say [so], whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; It is also to be applied to the spiritual cures which the Spirit of grace works. 35 He turneth the wilderness into a standing water, and dry ground into watersprings. 8 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! Psalm 107:1-3. 36 And there he maketh the hungry to dwell, that they may prepare a city for habitation; 37 And sow the fields, and plant vineyards, which may yield fruits of increase. The Authorized Version or King James Version (KJV), 1611, 1769. 108 O God, my heart is fixed; I will sing and give praise, even with my glory. In the eastern prisons the captives were and are treated with much severity. KJV 1 O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 14 He brought them out of darkness and the shadow of death, and brake their bands in sunder. They hurt their bodily health by intemperance, and endanger their lives by indulging their appetites. Psalm 107:1-22 King James Version (KJV) 107 O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 4 For thy mercy is great above the heavens: and thy truth reacheth unto the clouds. 35 He turneth the wilderness into a standing water, and dry ground into watersprings. NIV 1 Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever. This Psalm seems to have been sung in parts: the Psalm 107:8, Psalm 107:15, Psalm 107:21, and Psalm 107:31, with the Psalm 107:6, Psalm 107:13, Psalm 107:19, and Psalm 107:28, forming what may be called the burden of the song. 4 They wandered in the wilderness in a solitary way; they found no city to dwell in. 1 O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 5 Hungry and thirsty, their soul fainted in them. # south: Heb. The LORD Delivers from Trouble. Chapter 107. 15 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! It is scarcely possible to conceive the horrors suffered by the hapless traveller, when crossing the trackless sands, exposed to the burning rays of the sum. This psalm is a song of thanksgiving to God, who has been merciful to his people and gathered all who were lost. 5 Be thou exalted, O God, above the heavens: and thy glory above all the earth; Let the present desolate state of Judea, and of other countries, explain this. Those people will not get help! 2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; 3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, and from the west, from the north, and from the south. 19 Then they cry unto the LORD in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses. 28 Then they cry unto the LORD in their trouble, and he bringeth them out of their distresses. 7 And he led them forth by the right way, that they might go to a city of habitation. 2 Let the redeemed of the LORD say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; 3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, and from the west, from the north, and from the south. 33 He turneth rivers into a wilderness, and the watersprings into dry ground; 34 A fruitful land into barrenness, for the wickedness of them that dwell therein. Those who hunger and thirst after righteousness, after God, and communion with him, shall be filled with the goodness of his house, both in grace and glory.10-16 This description of prisoners and captives intimates that they are desolate and sorrowful. They … 38 He blesseth them also, so that they are multiplied greatly; and suffereth not their cattle to decrease. 6 Then they cried unto the Lord in their trouble, and he delivered them out of their distresses. Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, Whom He has redeemed from the hand of the enemy, And gathered out of the lands, From the east and from the west, From the north and from the south. 107. O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 28 Then they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he bringeth them out of their distresses. 20 He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions. O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever.. 2 Who can utter the mighty acts of the LORD? Psalms 107:1 Context. 1 Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; his love endures forever. 33:11give thanks to the Lord, for He is good!For His mercy endures forever. Derek Kidner titled this psalm “God to the Rescue.” The four pictures show that everyone’s story is different, and yet everyone’s story is the same. O give thanks unto the LORD; for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 16:34; Ps. For His mercy endures forever. 6 Then they cried unto the LORD in their trouble, and he delivered them out of their distresses. 41 Yet setteth he the poor on high from affliction, and maketh him families like a flock. (1-9) In captivity. 2 Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; 3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, and from the west, from the north, and from the south. 17 Fools because of their transgression, and because of their iniquities, are afflicted. 22 And let them sacrifice the sacrifices of thanksgiving, and declare his works with rejoicing. Psalm 100:5 For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations. It shall fully convince all those who deny the Divine Providence. 43 Whoso is wise, and will observe these things, even they shall understand the lovingkindness of the Lord. 2 Let the redeemed of the LORD tell their story— those he redeemed from the hand of the foe, 3 those he gathered from the lands, from east and west, from north and south. 1 O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 30 Then are they glad because they be quiet; so he bringeth them unto their desired haven. 2 Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; King James Version (KJV) Public Domain. 2 Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; 3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, … 23 They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters; 24 These see the works of the Lord, and his wonders in the deep. Psalm 106:1 Praise ye the LORD. A truly wise person will treasure in his heart this delightful psalm. Cite Share Print BLB Searches. (23-32) God's hand is to be seen by his own people. In singing of which the whole chorus joined. The words describe their case whom the Lord has redeemed from the bondage of Satan; who pass through the world as a dangerous and dreary wilderness, often ready to faint through troubles, fears, and temptations. 41 Yet setteth he the poor on high from affliction, and maketh him families like a flock. *Refugees are people with nowhere to go. Yet, in answer to their cries, the Lord turns their storm into a calm, and causes their trials to end in gladness.33-43 What surprising changes are often made in the affairs of men! 36 And there he maketh the hungry to dwell, that they may prepare a city for habitation; 37 And sow the fields, and plant vineyards, which may yield fruits of increase. 8 Oh that men would praise the Lord for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! This their way is their folly. 9 For he satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness. 20 He sent his word, and healed them, and delivered them from their destructions. Mariners have their business upon the tempestuous ocean, and there witness deliverances of which others cannot form an idea. 5 Hungry and thirsty, their soul fainted in them. He sends his word, and heals souls; convinces, converts them, makes them holy, and all by the word. God has many ways of making men poor. 1 Oh give thanks to the LORD, for he is good, for his steadfast love endures forever! O God, my heart is fixed; I will sing and give praise, even with my glory. 7 And he led them forth by the right way, that they might go to a city of habitation. 19 Then they cry unto the Lord in their trouble, and he saveth them out of their distresses. 107 O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. Psalm 107:20-22 King James Version (KJV). who can shew forth all his praise?. 25 For he commandeth, and raiseth the stormy wind, which lifteth up the waves thereof. 21 Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! Psalm 107 KJV;NIV - O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is - Bible Gateway. 26 They mount up to the heaven, they go down again to the depths: their soul is melted because of trouble. Psalm 107 O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 1 O give thanks unto the LORD, for [he is] good: for his mercy [endureth] for ever. 2 Let the redeemed of the Lord say so, whom he hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy; 3 And gathered them out of the lands, from the east, and from the west, from the north, and from the south. His sin is forgiven by a merciful God, and his pardon is accompanied by deliverance from the power of sin and Satan, and by the sanctifying and comforting influences of God the Holy Spirit.17-22 If we knew no sin, we should know no sickness. 15 Oh that men would praise the Lord for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! Psalm 107 KJV + Strong's. BOOK FIVE Psalms 107–150 -Thanksgiving to the Lord for His Great Works of Deliverance - Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! 21 Oh that men would praise the Lord for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! 107 O give thanks unto the Lord, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. BOOK FIVE Psalms 107–150 -Thanksgiving to the Lord for His Great Works of Deliverance - Oh, give thanks to the Lord, for He is good! a. Listen to Psalm 107 using the KJV Bible online. From it, he will fully understand the weakness and wretchedness of man, and the power and loving-kindness of God, not for our merit, but for his mercy's sake.Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. We see many who have thus suddenly risen, as suddenly brought to nothing. Psalms 107–150. 39 Again, they are minished and brought low through oppression, affliction, and sorrow. 27 They reel to and fro, and stagger like a drunken man, and are at their wit's end. Verses 4 - 9 are about *refugees. Copy Options. It tells us that God will give help to people that ask him for help. Psalm 107 is a *wonderful psalm. 1 O give thanks unto the LORD, for he is good: for his mercy endureth for ever. 4 … For His mercy endures forever. 21 Oh that men would praise the Lord for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men! (17-22) Danger at sea. 32 Let them exalt him also in the congregation of the people, and praise him in the assembly of the elders. 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