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Psalm 106:7–8

Our fathers, when they were in Egypt,

did not consider your wondrous works;

they rdid not remember the abundance of your steadfast love,

but srebelled by the sea, at the Red Sea.

Yet he saved them tfor his name’s sake,

uthat he might make known his mighty power.

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Psalm 106:7–8 — The New International Version (NIV)

When our ancestors were in Egypt,

they gave no thought to your miracles;

they did not remember your many kindnesses,

and they rebelled by the sea, the Red Sea.

Yet he saved them for his name’s sake,

to make his mighty power known.

Psalm 106:7–8 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

Our fathers understood not thy wonders in Egypt;

They remembered not the multitude of thy mercies;

But provoked him at the sea, even at the Red sea.

Nevertheless he saved them for his name’s sake,

That he might make his mighty power to be known.

Psalm 106:7–8 — New Living Translation (NLT)

Our ancestors in Egypt

were not impressed by the Lord’s miraculous deeds.

They soon forgot his many acts of kindness to them.

Instead, they rebelled against him at the Red Sea.

Even so, he saved them—

to defend the honor of his name

and to demonstrate his mighty power.

Psalm 106:7–8 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

Our fathers in Egypt did not understand Your wonders;

They did not remember the multitude of Your mercies,

But rebelled by the sea—the Red Sea.

Nevertheless He saved them for His name’s sake,

That He might make His mighty power known.

Psalm 106:7–8 — New Century Version (NCV)

Our ancestors in Egypt

did not learn from your miracles.

They did not remember all your kindnesses,

so they turned against you at the Red Sea.

But the Lord saved them for his own sake,

to show his great power.

Psalm 106:7–8 — American Standard Version (ASV)

Our fathers understood not thy wonders in Egypt;

They remembered not the multitude of thy lovingkindnesses,

But were rebellious at the sea, even at the Red Sea.

Nevertheless he saved them for his name’s sake,

That he might make his mighty power to be known.

Psalm 106:7–8 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

Our fathers in Egypt considered not thy wondrous works; they remembered not the multitude of thy loving-kindnesses; but they rebelled at the sea, at the Red Sea. Yet he saved them for his name’s sake, that he might make known his might.

Psalm 106:7–8 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

When our ancestors were in Egypt, 

they gave no thought to your miracles. 

They did not remember your numerous acts of mercy, 

so they rebelled at the sea, the Red Sea. 

He saved them because of his reputation 

so that he could make his mighty power known. 

Psalm 106:7–8 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

Our fathers in Egypt did not grasp

the significance of Your wonderful works

or remember Your many acts of faithful love;

instead, they rebelled by the sea—the Red Sea.

Yet He saved them because of His name,

to make His power known.

Psalm 106:7–8 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

Our ancestors, when they were in Egypt,

did not consider your wonderful works;

they did not remember the abundance of your steadfast love,

but rebelled against the Most High at the Red Sea.

Yet he saved them for his name’s sake,

so that he might make known his mighty power.

Psalm 106:7–8 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

Our ancestors in Egypt did not understand your wonderful works.

They did not remember your many acts of loyal love,

and so they rebelled by the sea at the Red Sea.

Yet he saved them for the sake of his name,

to make known his might.

Psalm 106:7–8 — New International Reader’s Version (1998) (NIrV)

When our people were in Egypt,

they forgot about the Lord’s miracles.

They didn’t remember his many kind acts.

At the Red Sea they refused to obey him.

But he saved them for the honor of his name.

He did it to make his mighty power known.

Psalm 106:7–8 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

Our fathers in Egypt did not understand Your wonders;

They did not remember Your abundant kindnesses,

But rebelled by the sea, at the Red Sea.

Nevertheless He saved them for the sake of His name,

That He might make His power known.


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