Psalm 39:6 "Surely every man walketh in a vain show: surely they are disquieted in vain: he heapeth up [riches], and knoweth not who shall gather them." Psalms 39:7 Context. Psalm 39 – Wisdom to Speak Under God’s Correction. To Jeduthun. I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me. This psalm is titled To the Chief Musician. 4 LORD, make me to know mine end, and the measure of my days, what it is; that I may know how frail I am. Apparently he had some illness, which he relates to God’s hand of discipline (39:11). The Holy Bible: King James Version. Selah. I sayd, I will take heede to my waies, that I sinne not with my tongue: I will keepe my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me. 4 For there is not a word in my tongue, but, lo, O Lord, thou knowest it altogether. With most popular verse and related links. KJV Psalm 39:1 Jeduthun was the name of a Levite whom David appointed to lead one of the Temple choirs. Psalms chapter 39 KJV (King James Version) This verse hit me the most, O spare me, that I may recover strenght, before I go hence and be no more. So, David is writing this psalm for the chief musician – in this case, this man named Jeduthun. Psalm 39 - [[To the chief Musician, [even] to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David.]] The Chief Musician is thought by some to be the Lord GOD Himself, and others suppose him to be a leader of choirs or musicians in David’s time, such as Heman the singer or Asaph (1 Chronicles 6:33, 16:5-7, and 25:6). Psalms 39. that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me. 2 Thou knowest my downsitting and mine uprising, thou understandest my thought afar off. 2 He brought me up also out of an horrible pit, out of the miry clay, and set my feet upon a rock, and established my goings.. 3 And he hath put a new song in my mouth, even praise unto our God: many shall see it, and fear, and shall trust in the LORD. 1 {To the chief Musician, even to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David.} Psalms chapter 39 1611 KJV (King James Version) 1 To the chiefe Musician, euen to Ieduthun, A Psalme of Dauid. Bible > KJV > Psalm 39 Psalm 39 King James Bible: Par I Will Watch My Ways. The Psalms, chapter 39, King James Version (KJV), Strong's Concordance, 14 verses. I said, I will take heed to my ways, that I sin not with my tongue: I will keep my mouth with a bridle, while the wicked is before me. 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