Psalm 136:3
New International Version
Give thanks to the Lord of lords: His love endures forever.

New Living Translation
Give thanks to the Lord of lords. His faithful love endures forever.

English Standard Version
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his steadfast love endures forever;

Berean Study Bible
Give thanks to the Lord of lords. His loving devotion endures forever.

King James Bible
O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever.

New King James Version
Oh, give thanks to the Lord of lords! For His mercy endures forever:

New American Standard Bible
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, For His faithfulness is everlasting.

NASB 1995
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, For His lovingkindness is everlasting.

NASB 1977
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, For His lovingkindness is everlasting.

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

Christian Standard Bible
Give thanks to the Lord of lords. His faithful love endures forever.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Give thanks to the Lord of lords. His love is eternal.

American Standard Version
Oh give thanks unto the Lord of lords; For his lovingkindness endureth for ever:

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
Give thanks to Lord of Dominions, for his mercies are to eternity.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endures for ever.

Contemporary English Version
Praise the Lord of lords. God's love never fails.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Praise ye the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever.

English Revised Version
O give thanks unto the Lord of lords: for his mercy endureth for ever.

Good News Translation
Give thanks to the mightiest of all lords; his love is eternal.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Give thanks to the Lord of lords because his mercy endures forever.

International Standard Version
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his gracious love is everlasting—

JPS Tanakh 1917
O give thanks unto the Lord of lords, For His mercy endureth for ever.

Literal Standard Version
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, For His kindness [is] for all time.

NET Bible
Give thanks to the Lord of lords, for his loyal love endures,

New Heart English Bible
Give thanks to the Lord of lords; for his loving kindness endures forever:

World English Bible
Give thanks to the Lord of lords; for his loving kindness endures forever:

Young's Literal Translation
Give ye thanks to the Lord of lords, For to the age is His kindness.

Additional Translations ...
Context
His Loving Faithfulness Endures Forever
2Give thanks to the God of gods. His loving devotion endures forever. 3Give thanks to the Lord of lords. His loving devotion endures forever. 4He alone does great wonders. His loving devotion endures forever.…

Cross References
1 Timothy 6:15
which the blessed and only Sovereign One--the King of kings and Lord of lords--will bring about in His own time.

Deuteronomy 10:17
For the LORD your God is God of gods and Lord of lords, the great, mighty, and awesome God, showing no partiality and accepting no bribe.

Isaiah 37:16
"O LORD of Hosts, God of Israel, enthroned above the cherubim, You alone are God over all the kingdoms of the earth. You made the heavens and the earth.

Daniel 2:47
The king said to Daniel, "Your God is truly the God of gods and Lord of kings, the Revealer of Mysteries, since you were able to reveal this mystery."


Treasury of Scripture

O give thanks to the Lord of lords: for his mercy endures for ever.

the Lord

1 Timothy 6:15
Which in his times he shall shew, who is the blessed and only Potentate, the King of kings, and Lord of lords;

Revelation 17:14
These shall make war with the Lamb, and the Lamb shall overcome them: for he is Lord of lords, and King of kings: and they that are with him are called, and chosen, and faithful.

Revelation 19:16
And he hath on his vesture and on his thigh a name written, KING OF KINGS, AND LORD OF LORDS.









Verse 3. - Oh give thanks to the Lord of lords. "Lord of lords" occurs also first in Deuteronomy 10:17. It is used likewise by St. Paul (1 Timothy 6:15) and St. John (Revelation 17:14; Revelation 19:16). For his mercy, etc.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Give thanks
ה֭וֹדוּ (hō·w·ḏū)
Verb - Hifil - Imperative - masculine plural
Strong's 3034: To throw, at, away, to revere, worship, to bemoan

to the Lord
לַאֲדֹנֵ֣י (la·’ă·ḏō·nê)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 113: Sovereign, controller

of lords.
הָאֲדֹנִ֑ים (hā·’ă·ḏō·nîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 113: Sovereign, controller

His loving devotion
חַסְדּֽוֹ׃ (ḥas·dōw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 2617: Kindness, piety, reproof, beauty

endures forever.
לְעֹלָ֣ם (lə·‘ō·lām)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 5769: Concealed, eternity, frequentatively, always


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