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Psalms 66:8

    Psalms 66:8 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    O bless our God, ye people, and make the voice of his praise to be heard:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    O bless our God, you people, and make the voice of his praise to be heard:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Oh bless our God, ye peoples, And make the voice of his praise to be heard;

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Give blessings to our God, O you peoples, let the voice of his praise be loud;

    Webster's Revision

    Oh bless our God, ye peoples, And make the voice of his praise to be heard;

    World English Bible

    Praise our God, you peoples! Make the sound of his praise heard,

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    O bless our God, ye peoples, and make the voice of his praise to be heard.

    Clarke's Commentary on Psalms 66:8

    O bless our God - Who have so much cause as you to sing praises to the Lord? Hear what he has done for you:

    Barnes' Notes on Psalms 66:8

    O bless our God, ye people - That is, particularly the people of the nation; the Hebrew people. The call here to praise or bless God is on account of some special benefit which had been conferred on them, and which is referred to more particularly in the following verses. It was his gracious interposition in the time of danger, by which they were delivered from their foes, Psalm 66:11-12.

    And make the voice of his praise to be heard - Let it be sounded out afar, that it may be heard abroad.