Psalm 37:23



Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

The steps of a man are established by the LORD, And He delights in his way.

King James Version

The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way.

International Standard Version

A man's steps are established by the LORD, and the LORD delights in his way.

A Conservative Version

A man's goings are established by LORD, and he delights in his way.

American Standard Version

A man's goings are established of Jehovah; And he delighteth in his way.

Amplified

The steps of a [good] man are directed and established by the Lord when He delights in his way [and He busies Himself with his every step].

Bible in Basic English

The steps of a good man are ordered by the Lord, and he takes delight in his way.

Darby Translation

The steps of a man are established by Jehovah, and he delighteth in his way:

Holman Bible

A man's steps are established by the Lord, and He takes pleasure in his way.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Mem The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD, and he delights in his way.

Julia Smith Translation

From Jehovah the steps of a man were prepared, and he will delight in his way.

King James 2000

The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delights in his way.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[The] steps of a man are established by Yahweh, and he takes pleasure in his way.

Modern King James verseion

The steps of a good man are ordered by Jehovah; and He delights in his way.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD ordereth a good man's going, and hath pleasure in his way.

NET Bible

The Lord grants success to the one whose behavior he finds commendable.

New Heart English Bible

The steps of a man are established by the LORD, and he delights in his way.

New simplified Bible

Jehovah directs a person's steps and Jehovah delights in his way.

The Emphasized Bible

From Yahweh, are the steps of a man made firm, When, with his way, he is well pleased:

Webster

The steps of a good man are ordered by the LORD: and he delighteth in his way.

World English Bible

A man's goings are established by Yahweh. He delights in his way.

Youngs Literal Translation

From Jehovah are the steps of a man, They have been prepared, And his way he desireth.

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Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 37:23

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Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

22 For those blessed by Him will inherit the land, But those cursed by Him will be cut off. 23 The steps of a man are established by the LORD, And He delights in his way. 24 When he falls, he will not be hurled headlong, Because the LORD is the One who holds his hand.


Cross References

1 Samuel 2:9

"He keeps the feet of His godly ones, But the wicked ones are silenced in darkness; For not by might shall a man prevail.

Psalm 40:2

He brought me up out of the pit of destruction, out of the miry clay, And He set my feet upon a rock making my footsteps firm.

Psalm 119:133

Establish my footsteps in Your word, And do not let any iniquity have dominion over me.

Psalm 121:3

He will not allow your foot to slip; He who keeps you will not slumber.

Psalm 85:13

Righteousness will go before Him And will make His footsteps into a way.

Psalm 121:8

The LORD will guard your going out and your coming in From this time forth and forever.

Proverbs 4:26

Watch the path of your feet And all your ways will be established.

Proverbs 16:9

The mind of man plans his way, But the LORD directs his steps.

Jeremiah 10:23

I know, O LORD, that a man's way is not in himself, Nor is it in a man who walks to direct his steps.

Job 23:11-12

"My foot has held fast to His path; I have kept His way and not turned aside.

Psalm 17:5

My steps have held fast to Your paths My feet have not slipped.

Psalm 119:5

Oh that my ways may be established To keep Your statutes!

Psalm 147:10-11

He does not delight in the strength of the horse; He does not take pleasure in the legs of a man.

Proverbs 11:1

A false balance is an abomination to the LORD, But a just weight is His delight.

Proverbs 11:20

The perverse in heart are an abomination to the LORD, But the blameless in their walk are His delight.

Jeremiah 9:24

but let him who boasts boast of this, that he understands and knows Me, that I am the LORD who exercises lovingkindness, justice and righteousness on earth; for I delight in these things," declares the LORD.

Hebrews 13:16

And do not neglect doing good and sharing, for with such sacrifices God is pleased.



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