Psalm 136:12
Parallel Verses
King James Version
With a strong hand, and with a stretched out arm: for his mercy endureth for ever.

Darby Bible Translation
With a powerful hand and with a stretched-out arm, for his loving-kindness endureth for ever;

World English Bible
With a strong hand, and with an outstretched arm; for his loving kindness endures forever:

Young's Literal Translation
By a strong hand, and a stretched-out-arm, For to the age is His kindness.

Psalm 136:12 Parallel
Commentary
Geneva Study Bible

With a strong hand, and with a {d} stretched out arm: for his mercy endureth for ever.

(d) In doing such a work as was never done before, nor that any other could do.Psalm 136:12 Parallel Commentaries

Library
The Minstrel
ELISHA needed that the Holy Spirit should come upon him to inspire him with prophetic utterances. "Holy men of God spake as they were moved by the Holy Ghost." We need that the hand of the Lord should be laid upon us, for we can never open our mouths in wisdom except we are under the divine touch. Now, the Spirit of God works according to his own will. "The wind bloweth where it listeth," and the Spirit of God operates as he chooseth. Elisha could not prophesy just when he liked; he must wait until
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 27: 1881

Gethsemane
We turn once more to follow the steps of Christ, now among the last He trod upon earth. The hymn,' with which the Paschal Supper ended, had been sung. Probably we are to understand this of the second portion of the Hallel, [5818] sung some time after the third Cup, or else of Psalm cxxxvi., which, in the present Ritual, stands near the end of the service. The last Discourses had been spoken, the last Prayer, that of Consecration, had been offered, and Jesus prepared to go forth out of the City, to
Alfred Edersheim—The Life and Times of Jesus the Messiah

Psalms
The piety of the Old Testament Church is reflected with more clearness and variety in the Psalter than in any other book of the Old Testament. It constitutes the response of the Church to the divine demands of prophecy, and, in a less degree, of law; or, rather, it expresses those emotions and aspirations of the universal heart which lie deeper than any formal demand. It is the speech of the soul face to face with God. Its words are as simple and unaffected as human words can be, for it is the genius
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
Exodus 6:1
Then the LORD said unto Moses, Now shalt thou see what I will do to Pharaoh: for with a strong hand shall he let them go, and with a strong hand shall he drive them out of his land.

Exodus 6:6
Wherefore say unto the children of Israel, I am the LORD, and I will bring you out from under the burdens of the Egyptians, and I will rid you out of their bondage, and I will redeem you with a stretched out arm, and with great judgments:

Exodus 13:9
And it shall be for a sign unto thee upon thine hand, and for a memorial between thine eyes, that the LORD'S law may be in thy mouth: for with a strong hand hath the LORD brought thee out of Egypt.

Deuteronomy 4:34
Or hath God assayed to go and take him a nation from the midst of another nation, by temptations, by signs, and by wonders, and by war, and by a mighty hand, and by a stretched out arm, and by great terrors, according to all that the LORD your God did for you in Egypt before your eyes?

Deuteronomy 5:15
And remember that thou wast a servant in the land of Egypt, and that the LORD thy God brought thee out thence through a mighty hand and by a stretched out arm: therefore the LORD thy God commanded thee to keep the sabbath day.

Deuteronomy 7:19
The great temptations which thine eyes saw, and the signs, and the wonders, and the mighty hand, and the stretched out arm, whereby the LORD thy God brought thee out: so shall the LORD thy God do unto all the people of whom thou art afraid.

Deuteronomy 9:29
Yet they are thy people and thine inheritance, which thou broughtest out by thy mighty power and by thy stretched out arm.

Jump to Previous
Age Arm Endures Endureth Everlasting Forever Hand Kindness Loving Loving-Kindness Mercy Mighty Outstretched Out-Stretched Powerful Steadfast Stretched Stretched-Out Strong Unchanging
Jump to Next
Age Arm Endures Endureth Everlasting Forever Hand Kindness Loving Loving-Kindness Mercy Mighty Outstretched Out-Stretched Powerful Steadfast Stretched Stretched-Out Strong Unchanging
Links
Psalm 136:12 NIV
Psalm 136:12 NLT
Psalm 136:12 ESV
Psalm 136:12 NASB
Psalm 136:12 KJV

Psalm 136:12 Bible Apps
Psalm 136:12 Biblia Paralela
Psalm 136:12 Chinese Bible
Psalm 136:12 French Bible
Psalm 136:12 German Bible

Psalm 136:12 Commentaries

Bible Hub
Psalm 136:11
Top of Page
Top of Page