New Living Translation
For you, a thousand years are as a passing day, as brief as a few night hours.
King James Bible
For a thousand years in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night.
Darby Bible Translation
For a thousand years, in thy sight, are as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night.
World English Bible
For a thousand years in your sight are just like yesterday when it is past, like a watch in the night.
Young's Literal Translation
For a thousand years in Thine eyes are as yesterday, For it passeth on, yea, a watch by night.
Psalm 90:4 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
90:4 Past - Indeed time seems long when it is to come, but when it is past, very short and contemptible. A watch - Which lasted but three or four hours.
Of the Hebrew Doctors on the great Day of Judgment, and of the Reign of the Messiah then to come. Carpentarius, in his Commentary on the Alcinous of Plato, p. 322, asserts, that "the seventh millenary was called, by the whole school of the Cabalists, the great day of judgment, because then they think that God will judge the souls of all." He means, by the name of Cabalists, (if I am not mistaken,) the Talmudic doctors, according to whom, in more than one author, that tradition is found to be recorded. …
Joseph Mede—A Key to the Apocalypse
The Inner Chamber
The Circumcision of Christ: a Hymn for New Year's Day. So Teach us to Number Our Days, that we May Apply Our Hearts unto Wisdom.
And for Your Fearlessness against them Hold this Sure Sign -- Whenever There Is...
2 Peter 3:8
But you must not forget this one thing, dear friends: A day is like a thousand years to the Lord, and a thousand years is like a day.
But just before dawn the LORD looked down on the Egyptian army from the pillar of fire and cloud, and he threw their forces into total confusion.
It was just after midnight, after the changing of the guard, when Gideon and the 100 men with him reached the edge of the Midianite camp. Suddenly, they blew the rams' horns and broke their clay jars.
You have made my life no longer than the width of my hand. My entire lifetime is just a moment to you; at best, each of us is but a breath." Interlude
Jump to PreviousEyes Night Passes Passeth Past Sight Thousand Watch Yesterday
Jump to NextEyes Night Passes Passeth Past Sight Thousand Watch Yesterday
LinksPsalm 90:4 NIV
Psalm 90:4 NLT
Psalm 90:4 ESV
Psalm 90:4 NASB
Psalm 90:4 KJV
Psalm 90:4 Bible Apps
Psalm 90:4 Biblia Paralela
Psalm 90:4 Chinese Bible
Psalm 90:4 French Bible
Psalm 90:4 German Bible
Psalm 90:4 Commentaries