Psalm 119:70



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Their heart is covered with fat, But I delight in Your law.

King James Version

Their heart is as fat as grease; but I delight in thy law.

International Standard Version

Their minds are clogged as with greasy fat, but I find joy in your instruction.

A Conservative Version

Their heart is as fat as grease, but I delight in thy law.

American Standard Version

Their heart is as fat as grease; But I delight in thy law.

Amplified

Their hearts are as fat as grease [their minds are dull and brutal], but I delight in Your law.

Bible in Basic English

Their hearts are shut up with fat; but my delight is in your law.

Darby Translation

Their heart is as fat as grease: as for me, I delight in thy law.

Holman Bible

Their hearts are hard and insensitive, but I delight in Your instruction.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Their heart became fat like grease, but I delight in thy law.

Julia Smith Translation

Their heart was fat as fatness; I delighted in thy law.

King James 2000

Their heart is as gross as grease; but I delight in your law.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Their heart [is] insensitive like fat; As for me, I take delight in your law.

Modern King James verseion

Their heart is without feeling, like fat; but I delight in Your Law.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Their heart is as fat as brawn, but my delight hath been in thy law.

NET Bible

Their hearts are calloused, but I find delight in your law.

New Heart English Bible

Their heart is as callous as the fat, but I delight in your Law.

New simplified Bible

Their heart is like fat (callous and without feeling), But I delight in your law.

The Emphasized Bible

Gross, like fat, is their heart, I, in thy law, have found dear delight.

Webster

Their heart is as gross as fat; but I delight in thy law.

World English Bible

Their heart is as callous as the fat, but I delight in your law.

Youngs Literal Translation

Insensate as fat hath been their heart, I -- in Thy law I have delighted.

Context Readings

Teth

69 The arrogant have forged a lie against me; With all my heart I will observe Your precepts. 70 Their heart is covered with fat, But I delight in Your law. 71 It is good for me that I was afflicted, That I may learn Your statutes.


Cross References

Psalm 17:10

They have closed their unfeeling heart, With their mouth they speak proudly.

Isaiah 6:10

"Render the hearts of this people insensitive, Their ears dull, And their eyes dim, Otherwise they might see with their eyes, Hear with their ears, Understand with their hearts, And return and be healed."

Acts 28:27

FOR THE HEART OF THIS PEOPLE HAS BECOME DULL, AND WITH THEIR EARS THEY SCARCELY HEAR, AND THEY HAVE CLOSED THEIR EYES; OTHERWISE THEY MIGHT SEE WITH THEIR EYES, AND HEAR WITH THEIR EARS, AND UNDERSTAND WITH THEIR HEART AND RETURN, AND I WOULD HEAL THEM."'

Psalm 119:16

I shall delight in Your statutes; I shall not forget Your word.

Psalm 40:8

I delight to do Your will, O my God; Your Law is within my heart."

Psalm 73:7

Their eye bulges from fatness; The imaginations of their heart run riot.

Psalm 119:35

Make me walk in the path of Your commandments, For I delight in it.

Romans 7:22

For I joyfully concur with the law of God in the inner man,

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