Psalms 30:12

12 that my heart may sing your praises and not be silent. LORD my God, I will praise you forever.

Psalms 30:12 in Other Translations

KJV
12 To the end that my glory may sing praise to thee, and not be silent. O LORD my God, I will give thanks unto thee for ever.
ESV
12 that my glory may sing your praise and not be silent. O LORD my God, I will give thanks to you forever!
NLT
12 that I might sing praises to you and not be silent. O LORD my God, I will give you thanks forever!
MSG
12 I'm about to burst with song; I can't keep quiet about you. God, my God, I can't thank you enough.
CSB
12 so that I can sing to You and not be silent. Lord my God, I will praise You forever.

Psalms 30:12 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 30:12

To the end that [my] glory may sing praise to thee, and not
be silent
Meaning either his soul, the more noble and glorious part of him; or the members of his body, his tongue, which is the glory of it, and with which he glorified God; see ( Psalms 16:9 ) ; compared with ( Acts 2:26 ) , this was the end that was to be answered by changing the scene of things; and which was answered;

O Lord my God, I will give thanks unto thee for ever;
to the end of life, as long as he had a being, and to all eternity, ( Psalms 104:33 ) . Jerom interprets the whole psalm of the resurrection of Christ.

Psalms 30:12 In-Context

10 Hear, LORD, and be merciful to me; LORD, be my help.”
11 You turned my wailing into dancing; you removed my sackcloth and clothed me with joy,
12 that my heart may sing your praises and not be silent. LORD my God, I will praise you forever.

Cross References 2

  • 1. Psalms 35:18; Psalms 75:1; Psalms 118:21; Revelation 11:17; Psalms 16:9
  • 2. Psalms 44:8; Psalms 52:9