Psalm 106:33
Parallel Verses
New International Version
for they rebelled against the Spirit of God, and rash words came from Moses' lips.

King James Bible
Because they provoked his spirit, so that he spake unadvisedly with his lips.

Darby Bible Translation
For they provoked his spirit, so that he spoke unadvisedly with his lips.

World English Bible
because they were rebellious against his spirit, he spoke rashly with his lips.

Young's Literal Translation
For they have provoked his spirit, And he speaketh wrongfully with his lips.

Psalm 106:33 Parallel
Commentary
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

They provoked his spirit - המרו himru, from מרה marah, to rebel: they brought it into a rebellious state; he was soured and irritated, and was off his guard.

So that he spake unadvisedly with his lips - For this sentence we have only these two words in the Hebrew, ויבטא בשפתיו vayebatte bisephathaiv, he stuttered or stammered with his lips, indicating that he was transported with anger. See the notes on Numbers 20:10-12 (note).

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

because

Numbers 20:10,11 And Moses and Aaron gathered the congregation together before the rock, and he said to them, Hear now, you rebels...

he spake

Psalm 39:1 I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me.

Psalm 141:3 Set a watch, O LORD, before my mouth; keep the door of my lips.

Genesis 30:1 And when Rachel saw that she bore Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister; and said to Jacob, Give me children, or else I die.

Genesis 35:16-18 And they journeyed from Bethel; and there was but a little way to come to Ephrath: and Rachel travailed, and she had hard labor...

Job 2:10 But he said to her, You speak as one of the foolish women speaks. What? shall we receive good at the hand of God...

Job 38:2 Who is this that darkens counsel by words without knowledge?

Job 40:4,5 Behold, I am vile; what shall I answer you? I will lay my hand on my mouth...

Job 42:7,8 And it was so, that after the LORD had spoken these words to Job, the LORD said to Eliphaz the Temanite, My wrath is kindled against you...

James 3:2 For in many things we offend all. If any man offend not in word, the same is a perfect man, and able also to bridle the whole body.

Library
June the Twelfth Waiting for the Spectacular
"The waves covered their enemies.... Then believed they His words." --PSALM cvi. 1-12. Their faith was born in a great emergency. A spectacular deliverance was needed to implant their trust in the Lord. They found no witness in the quiet daily providence; the unobtrusive miracle of daily mercy did not awake their song. They dwelt upon the "special" blessing, when all the time the really special blessing was to be found in the sleepless care which watched over them in their ordinary and commonplace
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year

Sin: Its Spring-Head, Stream, and Sea
It may help us to escape out of the meshes of our natural depravity, if we look back and see the causes of our fathers' sins. To confess our personal sin will tend to keep us humble; and in view of the Lord's mercy, which has spared and pardoned us, a sense of our guilt will make us grateful. The less we think of ourselves the more we shall think of him whose "mercy endureth for ever"; and if we see where our fathers' sins began, and how they grew, and what they came to, we may hope that the Spirit
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 37: 1891

Rest for the Weary
Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. W hich shall we admire most -- the majesty, or the grace, conspicuous in this invitation? How soon would the greatest earthly monarch be impoverished, and his treasures utterly exhausted, if all, that are poor and miserable, had encouragement to apply freely to him, with a promise of relief, fully answerable to their wants and wishes! But the riches of Christ are unsearchable and inexhaustible. If millions and millions
John Newton—Messiah Vol. 1

The Second Commandment
Thou shalt not make unto thee any graven image, or any likeness of any thing that is in heaven above, or that is in the earth beneath, or that is in the water under the earth: thou shalt not bow down thyself to them, nor serve them: for I the Lord thy God am o jealous God, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children unto the third and fourth generation of then that hate me; and shewing mercy unto thousands of them that love me and keep my commandments.' Exod 20: 4-6. I. Thou shalt not
Thomas Watson—The Ten Commandments

Cross References
Acts 19:36
Therefore, since these facts are undeniable, you ought to calm down and not do anything rash.

Leviticus 5:4
or if anyone thoughtlessly takes an oath to do anything, whether good or evil (in any matter one might carelessly swear about) even though they are unaware of it, but then they learn of it and realize their guilt--

Numbers 20:3
They quarreled with Moses and said, "If only we had died when our brothers fell dead before the LORD!

Numbers 20:10
He and Aaron gathered the assembly together in front of the rock and Moses said to them, "Listen, you rebels, must we bring you water out of this rock?"

Psalm 78:40
How often they rebelled against him in the wilderness and grieved him in the wasteland!

Psalm 107:11
because they rebelled against God's commands and despised the plans of the Most High.

Isaiah 63:10
Yet they rebelled and grieved his Holy Spirit. So he turned and became their enemy and he himself fought against them.

Jump to Previous
Bitter Embittered Lips Moses Provoked Rash Rashly Rebelled Rebellious Speaketh Spirit Unwise Words Wrongfully
Jump to Next
Bitter Embittered Lips Moses Provoked Rash Rashly Rebelled Rebellious Speaketh Spirit Unwise Words Wrongfully
Links
Psalm 106:33 NIV
Psalm 106:33 NLT
Psalm 106:33 ESV
Psalm 106:33 NASB
Psalm 106:33 KJV

Psalm 106:33 Bible Apps
Psalm 106:33 Biblia Paralela
Psalm 106:33 Chinese Bible
Psalm 106:33 French Bible
Psalm 106:33 German Bible

Psalm 106:33 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
Psalm 106:32
Top of Page
Top of Page