Psalms 145:13-15

13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures through all generations. The LORD is trustworthy in all he promises and faithful in all he does.[a]
14 The LORD upholds all who fall and lifts up all who are bowed down.
15 The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food at the proper time.

Psalms 145:13 in Other Translations

KJV
13 Thy kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and thy dominion endureth throughout all generations.
ESV
13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures throughout all generations.[The LORD is faithful in all his words and kind in all his works.]
NLT
13 For your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom. You rule throughout all generations. The LORD always keeps his promises; he is gracious in all he does.
MSG
13 Your kingdom is a kingdom eternal; you never get voted out of office. God always does what he says, and is gracious in everything he does.
CSB
13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom; Your rule is for all generations. The Lord is faithful in all His words and gracious in all His actions.

Psalms 145:13-15 Meaning and Commentary

Psalms 145:13-15 In-Context

11 They tell of the glory of your kingdom and speak of your might,
12 so that all people may know of your mighty acts and the glorious splendor of your kingdom.
13 Your kingdom is an everlasting kingdom, and your dominion endures through all generations. The LORD is trustworthy in all he promises and faithful in all he does.
14 The LORD upholds all who fall and lifts up all who are bowed down.
15 The eyes of all look to you, and you give them their food at the proper time.
16 You open your hand and satisfy the desires of every living thing.
17 The LORD is righteous in all his ways and faithful in all he does.

Cross References 7

  • 1. S Exodus 15:18; 1 Timothy 1:17; 2 Peter 1:11; Revelation 11:15
  • 2. S Deuteronomy 7:9; S 1 Corinthians 1:9
  • 3. S Joshua 23:14
  • 4. S Psalms 37:17; Psalms 37:24
  • 5. S 1 Samuel 2:8; Psalms 146:8
  • 6. S Psalms 38:6
  • 7. S Genesis 1:30; S Job 28:5; S Psalms 37:25; S Matthew 6:26; Psalms 104:27; Psalms 136:25

Footnotes 1

  • [a]. One manuscript of the Masoretic Text, Dead Sea Scrolls and Syriac (see also Septuagint); most manuscripts of the Masoretic Text do not have the last two lines of verse 13.
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