Psalms 66:14

14 vows my lips promised and my mouth spoke when I was in trouble.

Psalms 66:14 in Other Translations

14 Which my lips have uttered, and my mouth hath spoken, when I was in trouble.
14 that which my lips uttered and my mouth promised when I was in trouble.
14 yes, the sacred vows that I made when I was in deep trouble.
14 What I solemnly swore I'd do that day when I was in so much trouble:
14 that my lips promised and my mouth spoke during my distress.

Psalms 66:14 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 66:14

Which my lips have uttered
Or "opened" F5; publicly and distinctly declared, and from which there is no going back; see ( Judges 11:33 ) ;

and my mouth hath spoken when I was in trouble;
this refers to the time when the people of God were under antichristian tyranny and bondage; and when they vowed and promised, that, if the Lord would deliver them, they would give him all praise and glory.


F5 (wup) "aperuerunt", Pagninus, Montanus, Vatablus, Gejerus.

Psalms 66:14 In-Context

12 You let people ride over our heads; we went through fire and water, but you brought us to a place of abundance.
13 I will come to your temple with burnt offerings and fulfill my vows to you—
14 vows my lips promised and my mouth spoke when I was in trouble.
15 I will sacrifice fat animals to you and an offering of rams; I will offer bulls and goats.
16 Come and hear, all you who fear God; let me tell you what he has done for me.
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