Psalm 143:5
New International Version
I remember the days of long ago; I meditate on all your works and consider what your hands have done.

New Living Translation
I remember the days of old. I ponder all your great works and think about what you have done.

English Standard Version
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all that you have done; I ponder the work of your hands.

Berean Study Bible
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Your works; I consider the work of Your hands.

King James Bible
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all thy works; I muse on the work of thy hands.

New King James Version
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Your works; I muse on the work of Your hands.

New American Standard Bible
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Your accomplishments; I reflect on the work of Your hands.

NASB 1995
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Your doings; I muse on the work of Your hands.

NASB 1977
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Thy doings; I muse on the work of Thy hands.

Amplified Bible
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all that You have done; I ponder the work of Your hands.

Christian Standard Bible
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all you have done; I reflect on the work of your hands.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all You have done; I reflect on the work of Your hands.

American Standard Version
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all thy doings; I muse on the work of thy hands.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And I have remembered you, LORD JEHOVAH, from the first, and I have meditated on all your works and have meditated on the work of your hands.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
I remembered the days of old; and I meditated on all thy doings: yea, I meditated on the works of thine hands.

Contemporary English Version
I remember to think about the many things you did in years gone by.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I remembered the days of old, I meditated on all thy works: I meditated upon the works of thy hands.

English Revised Version
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all thy doings: I muse on the work of thy hands.

Good News Translation
I remember the days gone by; I think about all that you have done, I bring to mind all your deeds.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I remember the days long ago. I reflect on all that you have done. I carefully consider what your hands have made.

International Standard Version
I remember the former times, meditating on everything you have done. I think about the work of your hands.

JPS Tanakh 1917
I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Thy doing; I muse on the work of Thy hands.

Literal Standard Version
I have remembered days of old, "" I have meditated on all Your acts, "" I muse on the work of Your hand.

NET Bible
I recall the old days; I meditate on all you have done; I reflect on your accomplishments.

New Heart English Bible
I remember the days of old. I meditate on all your doings. I contemplate the work of your hands.

World English Bible
I remember the days of old. I meditate on all your doings. I contemplate the work of your hands.

Young's Literal Translation
I have remembered days of old, I have meditated on all Thine acts, On the work of Thy hand I muse.

Additional Translations ...
Context
I Stretch Out My Hands to You
4My spirit grows faint within me; my heart is dismayed inside me. 5I remember the days of old; I meditate on all Your works; I consider the work of Your hands. 6I stretch out my hands to You; my soul thirsts for You like a parched land. Selah…

Cross References
Genesis 24:63
Early in the evening, Isaac went out to the field to meditate, and looking up, he saw the camels approaching.

Psalm 77:5
I considered the days of old, the years long in the past.

Psalm 77:10
So I said, "I am grieved that the right hand of the Most High has changed."

Psalm 77:11
I will remember the works of the LORD; yes, I will remember Your wonders of old.

Psalm 77:12
I will reflect on all You have done and ponder Your mighty deeds.

Psalm 92:4
For You, O LORD, have made me glad by Your deeds; I sing for joy at the works of Your hands.

Psalm 105:2
Sing to Him, sing praises to Him; tell of all His wonders.

Psalm 111:2
Great are the works of the LORD; they are pondered by all who delight in them.

Jonah 2:7
As my life was fading away, I remembered the LORD. My prayer went up to You, to Your holy temple.


Treasury of Scripture

I remember the days of old; I meditate on all your works; I muse on the work of your hands.

remember

Psalm 42:6
O my God, my soul is cast down within me: therefore will I remember thee from the land of Jordan, and of the Hermonites, from the hill Mizar.

Psalm 77:5,6,10-12
I have considered the days of old, the years of ancient times…

Psalm 111:4
He hath made his wonderful works to be remembered: the LORD is gracious and full of compassion.









(5) See Psalm 77:5-6.

Verse 5. - I remember the days of old. Still, in the midst of all my troubles, I do not despair - "I remember the days of old" - the great things which God has done for me in the past (comp. Psalm 77:5, 10, 11). I meditate on all thy works; or, "on all thy doings." I muse on the work of thy hands (comp. Psalm 77:12).

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
I remember
זָ֘כַ֤רְתִּי (zā·ḵar·tî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's 2142: To mark, to remember, to mention, to be male

the days
יָמִ֨ים ׀ (yā·mîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 3117: A day

of old;
מִקֶּ֗דֶם (miq·qe·ḏem)
Preposition-m | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 6924: The front, of place, time

I meditate
הָגִ֥יתִי (hā·ḡî·ṯî)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - first person common singular
Strong's 1897: To moan, growl, utter, speak, muse

on all
בְכָל־ (ḇə·ḵāl-)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

Your works;
פָּעֳלֶ֑ךָ (pā·‘o·le·ḵā)
Noun - masculine singular construct | second person masculine singular
Strong's 6467: Doing, deed, work

I consider
אֲשׂוֹחֵֽחַ׃ (’ă·śō·w·ḥê·aḥ)
Verb - Piel - Imperfect - first person common singular
Strong's 7878: To muse, complain, talk (of)

the work
בְּֽמַעֲשֵׂ֖ה (bə·ma·‘ă·śêh)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 4639: An action, a transaction, activity, a product, property

of Your hands.
יָדֶ֣יךָ (yā·ḏe·ḵā)
Noun - fdc | second person masculine singular
Strong's 3027: A hand


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