Amplified Bible

Psalm 136

Thanks for the Lord’s Goodness to Israel.

1[a]Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good;
For His lovingkindness (graciousness, mercy, compassion) endures forever.

Give thanks to the God of gods,
For His lovingkindness endures forever.

Give thanks to the Lord of lords,
For His lovingkindness endures forever.

To Him who alone does great wonders,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

To Him who made the heavens with skill,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

To Him who stretched out the earth upon the waters,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

To Him who made the great lights,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

The sun to rule over the day,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

The moon and stars to rule by night,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

10 
To Him who struck the firstborn of Egypt,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
11 
And brought Israel out from among them,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
12 
With a strong hand and with an outstretched arm,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
13 
To Him who divided the [b]Red Sea into parts,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
14 
And made Israel pass through the midst of it,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
15 
But tossed Pharaoh and his army into the Red Sea,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
16 
To Him who led His people through the wilderness,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
17 
To Him who struck down great kings,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
18 
And killed mighty kings,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
19 
Sihon, king of the Amorites,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
20 
And Og, king of Bashan,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
21 
And gave their land as a heritage,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
22 
Even a heritage to Israel His servant,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;

23 
Who [faithfully] remembered us in our lowly condition,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
24 
And has rescued us from our enemies,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
25 
Who gives food to all flesh,
For His lovingkindness endures forever;
26 
Give thanks to the God of heaven,
For His lovingkindness (graciousness, mercy, compassion) endures forever.

Notas al pie

  1. Psalm 136:1 The ancient rabbis said that the twenty-six verses of this Psalm correspond to the twenty-six generations from Adam to Moses. They maintained that since these generations were not given the Torah (Law), they could not earn merit and were sustained only by God’s “lovingkindness.”
  2. Psalm 136:13 Lit Sea of Reeds.

Chinese Contemporary Bible (Simplified)

诗篇 136

上帝的慈爱永远长存

1你们要称谢耶和华,
因为祂是美善的,
祂的慈爱永远长存。
你们要称谢万神之神,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
你们要称谢万主之主,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。

要称谢那位独行奇事的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
要称谢那位用智慧创造诸天的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
要称谢那位在水上铺展大地的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
要称谢那位创造日月星辰的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
祂让太阳管理白昼,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
祂让月亮星辰管理黑夜,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。

10 要称谢那位击杀埃及人长子的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
11 祂带领以色列人离开埃及,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
12 祂伸出臂膀施展大能,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
13 要称谢那位分开红海的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
14 祂引领以色列人走过红海,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
15 祂让法老和他的军兵葬身红海,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
16 要称谢那位带领其子民走过旷野的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
17 要称谢那位击杀强大君王的,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
18 祂击杀了大能的君王,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
19 祂击杀了亚摩利王西宏,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
20 祂击杀了巴珊王噩,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
21 祂把他们的土地赐给祂的子民作产业,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
22 祂把他们的土地赐给祂的仆人以色列人作产业,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。

23 祂眷顾处于卑贱境地的我们,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
24 祂拯救我们脱离仇敌,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。
25 祂赐食物给众生,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。

26 你们要称谢天上的上帝,
因为祂的慈爱永远长存。