Psalms 65:3

3 When we were overwhelmed by sins, you forgave[a] our transgressions.

Psalms 65:3 in Other Translations

3 Iniquities prevail against me: as for our transgressions, thou shalt purge them away.
3 When iniquities prevail against me, you atone for our transgressions.
3 Though we are overwhelmed by our sins, you forgive them all.
3 Our sins too much for us - but you get rid of them once and for all.
3 Iniquities overwhelm me; only You can atone for our rebellions.

Psalms 65:3 In-Context

1 Praise awaits you, our God, in Zion; to you our vows will be fulfilled.
2 You who answer prayer, to you all people will come.
3 When we were overwhelmed by sins, you forgave our transgressions.
4 Blessed are those you choose and bring near to live in your courts! We are filled with the good things of your house, of your holy temple.
5 You answer us with awesome and righteous deeds, God our Savior, the hope of all the ends of the earth and of the farthest seas,

Cross References 2

  • 1. S Psalms 40:12; Psalms 38:4
  • 2. Psalms 79:9; Romans 3:25; Hebrews 9:14

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. Or "made atonement for"
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