Psalms 107:24

24 They saw the works of the LORD, his wonderful deeds in the deep.

Psalms 107:24 in Other Translations

KJV
24 These see the works of the LORD, and his wonders in the deep.
ESV
24 they saw the deeds of the LORD, his wondrous works in the deep.
NLT
24 They, too, observed the LORD ’s power in action, his impressive works on the deepest seas.
MSG
24 Out at sea you saw God in action, saw his breathtaking ways with the ocean:
CSB
24 They saw the Lord's works, His wonderful works in the deep.

Psalms 107:24 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 107:24

These see the works of the Lord
In creation, the sea itself, its flux and reflux; the creatures in it, fishes of various forms and sizes: and in providence, in preserving ships and men in the most imminent danger, and even to a miracle; sometimes causing the wind to change or to subside in a moment, whereby deliverance is wrought.

And his wonders in the deep;
the strange and wonderful creatures that are in the deep waters of the sea, and to be seen nowhere else; and the amazing appearances of divine providence, in delivering when in the greatest distress, and none at hand to help, and all hope of salvation gone.

Psalms 107:24 In-Context

22 Let them sacrifice thank offerings and tell of his works with songs of joy.
23 Some went out on the sea in ships; they were merchants on the mighty waters.
24 They saw the works of the LORD, his wonderful deeds in the deep.
25 For he spoke and stirred up a tempest that lifted high the waves.
26 They mounted up to the heavens and went down to the depths; in their peril their courage melted away.

Cross References 1

  • 1. Psalms 64:9; Psalms 111:2; Psalms 143:5