Psalm 145:3
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New American Standard Bible
Great is the LORD, and highly to be praised, And His greatness is unsearchable.

King James Bible
Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised; and his greatness is unsearchable.

Darby Bible Translation
Great is Jehovah, and exceedingly to be praised; and his greatness is unsearchable.

World English Bible
Great is Yahweh, and greatly to be praised! His greatness is unsearchable.

Young's Literal Translation
Great is Jehovah, and praised greatly, And of His greatness there is no searching.

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Great is the Lord, and greatly to be praised - See Psalm 96:4, note; Psalm 18:3, note.

And his greatness is unsearchable - See Job 5:9, note; Job 9:10, note; Job 11:7-8, notes.

Psalm 145:3 Parallel Commentaries

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Christian Conversation
"They shall speak of the glory of thy kingdom, and talk of thy power."--Psalm 145:11. YOU HAVE only to look at the preceding verse, and you will discover, in a single moment, who are the people here spoken of who shall speak of the glory of God's kingdom, and talk of his power. They are the saints: "All thy works shall praise thee, O Lord; and thy saints shall bless thee. They shall speak of the glory of thy kingdom, and talk of thy power." A saint will often be discovered by his conversation. He
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 46: 1900

Exhortations to those who are Called
IF, after searching you find that you are effectually called, I have three exhortations to you. 1. Admire and adore God's free grace in calling you -- that God should pass over so many, that He should pass by the wise and noble, and that the lot of free grace should fall upon you! That He should take you out of a state of vassalage, from grinding the devil's mill, and should set you above the princes of the earth, and call you to inherit the throne of glory! Fall upon your knees, break forth into
Thomas Watson—A Divine Cordial

Covenant Duties.
It is here proposed to show, that every incumbent duty ought, in suitable circumstances, to be engaged to in the exercise of Covenanting. The law and covenant of God are co-extensive; and what is enjoined in the one is confirmed in the other. The proposals of that Covenant include its promises and its duties. The former are made and fulfilled by its glorious Originator; the latter are enjoined and obligatory on man. The duties of that Covenant are God's law; and the demands of the law are all made
John Cunningham—The Ordinance of Covenanting

The Mercy of God
The next attribute is God's goodness or mercy. Mercy is the result and effect of God's goodness. Psa 33:5. So then this is the next attribute, God's goodness or mercy. The most learned of the heathens thought they gave their god Jupiter two golden characters when they styled him good and great. Both these meet in God, goodness and greatness, majesty and mercy. God is essentially good in himself and relatively good to us. They are both put together in Psa 119:98. Thou art good, and doest good.' This
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Cross References
Romans 11:33
Oh, the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and unfathomable His ways!

Job 5:9
Who does great and unsearchable things, Wonders without number.

Job 9:10
Who does great things, unfathomable, And wondrous works without number.

Job 11:7
"Can you discover the depths of God? Can you discover the limits of the Almighty?

Psalm 18:3
I call upon the LORD, who is worthy to be praised, And I am saved from my enemies.

Psalm 48:1
A Song; a Psalm of the sons of Korah. Great is the LORD, and greatly to be praised, In the city of our God, His holy mountain.

Psalm 86:10
For You are great and do wondrous deeds; You alone are God.

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