Psalms 90:4

4 A thousand years in your sight are like a day that has just gone by, or like a watch in the night.

Psalms 90:4 in Other Translations

KJV
4 For a thousand years in thy sight are but as yesterday when it is past, and as a watch in the night.
ESV
4 For a thousand years in your sight are but as yesterday when it is past, or as a watch in the night.
NLT
4 For you, a thousand years are as a passing day, as brief as a few night hours.
MSG
4 Patience! You've got all the time in the world - whether a thousand years or a day, it's all the same to you.
CSB
4 For in Your sight a thousand years are like yesterday that passes by, like a few hours of the night.

Psalms 90:4 In-Context

2 Before the mountains were born or you brought forth the whole world, from everlasting to everlasting you are God.
3 You turn people back to dust, saying, “Return to dust, you mortals.”
4 A thousand years in your sight are like a day that has just gone by, or like a watch in the night.
5 Yet you sweep people away in the sleep of death— they are like the new grass of the morning:
6 In the morning it springs up new, but by evening it is dry and withered.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Job 10:5; 2 Peter 3:8
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