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Psalms 136:16

    Psalms 136:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    To him which led his people through the wilderness: for his mercy endureth for ever.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    To him which led his people through the wilderness: for his mercy endures for ever.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    To him that led his people through the wilderness; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    To him who took his people through the waste land: for his mercy is unchanging for ever.

    Webster's Revision

    To him that led his people through the wilderness; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever:

    World English Bible

    To him who led his people through the wilderness; for his loving kindness endures forever:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    To him which led his people through the wilderness: for his mercy endureth for ever.

    Clarke's Commentary on Psalms 136:16

    Which led his people through the wilderness - It was an astonishing miracle of God to support so many hundreds of thousands of people in a wilderness totally deprived of all necessaries for the life of man, and that for the space of forty years.

    Barnes' Notes on Psalms 136:16

    To him which led his people through the wilderness - For all the manifestations of his care during a period of forty years.

    For his mercy ... - That is, his mercy was to be measured by all the protection extended over them; by all the provision made for their needs; by all that God did to defend them; by all his interposition when attacked by their enemies; by safely bringing them to the land to which he had promised to conduct them.