New Living Translation
How precious are your thoughts about me, O God. They cannot be numbered!
King James Bible
How precious also are thy thoughts unto me, O God! how great is the sum of them!
Darby Bible Translation
But how precious are thy thoughts unto me, O �God! how great is the sum of them!
World English Bible
How precious to me are your thoughts, God! How vast is the sum of them!
Young's Literal Translation
And to me how precious have been Thy thoughts, O God, how great hath been their sum!
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
139:17 Thoughts - Thy counsels on my behalf. Thou didst not only form me at first, but ever since my conception and birth, thy thoughts have been employed for me.
LibraryPs. cxxxix. 23, 24
Ps. cxxxix. 23, 24. All hearts to Thee are open here; All our desires are known; And we are that which we appear To Thee, good Lord, alone. No eye of man can penetrate, Another's secret mind, Nor well discern his own estate, Naked, and poor, and blind. The entrance of Thy word gives light: Let it so shine within, That each may tremble at the sight Of his unbosom'd sin. With godly sorrow make him grieve, Till hope spring out of grief, And,cry with tears, "Lord, I believe, Help Thou mine unbelief." …
James Montgomery—Sacred Poems and Hymns
Excursus on the Present Teaching of the Latin and Greek Churches on the Subject.
An Unanswered Question
Out of the Deep of Doubt, Darkness, and Hell.
But the LORD's plans stand firm forever; his intentions can never be shaken.
How precious is your unfailing love, O God! All humanity finds shelter in the shadow of your wings.
O LORD my God, you have performed many wonders for us. Your plans for us are too numerous to list. You have no equal. If I tried to recite all your wonderful deeds, I would never come to the end of them.
O LORD, what great works you do! And how deep are your thoughts.
The very essence of your words is truth; all your just regulations will stand forever.
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