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 (Traditional)

詩篇 136

上帝的慈愛永遠長存

1你們要稱謝耶和華,
因為祂是美善的,
祂的慈愛永遠長存。
你們要稱謝萬神之神,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
你們要稱謝萬主之主,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。

要稱謝那位獨行奇事的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
要稱謝那位用智慧創造諸天的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
要稱謝那位在水上鋪展大地的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
要稱謝那位創造日月星辰的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
祂讓太陽管理白晝,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
祂讓月亮星辰管理黑夜,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。

10 要稱謝那位擊殺埃及人長子的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
11 祂帶領以色列人離開埃及,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
12 祂伸出臂膀施展大能,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
13 要稱謝那位分開紅海的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
14 祂引領以色列人走過紅海,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
15 祂讓法老和他的軍兵葬身紅海,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
16 要稱謝那位帶領其子民走過曠野的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
17 要稱謝那位擊殺強大君王的,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
18 祂擊殺了大能的君王,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
19 祂擊殺了亞摩利王西宏,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
20 祂擊殺了巴珊王噩,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
21 祂把他們的土地賜給祂的子民作產業,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
22 祂把他們的土地賜給祂的僕人以色列人作產業,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。

23 祂眷顧處於卑賤境地的我們,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
24 祂拯救我們脫離仇敵,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。
25 祂賜食物給眾生,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。

26 你們要稱謝天上的上帝,
因為祂的慈愛永遠長存。