Parallel Verses

King James 2000

As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is proven: he is a buckler to all them that trust in him.

New American Standard Bible

As for God, His way is blameless;
The word of the Lord is tested;
He is a shield to all who take refuge in Him.

King James Version

As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler to all them that trust in him.

Holman Bible

God—His way is perfect;
the word of the Lord is pure.
He is a shield to all who take refuge in Him.

International Standard Version

This God! His way is perfect! What the LORD declares proves true. He shields everyone who flees for protection to him!

A Conservative Version

As for God, his way is perfect. The word of LORD is tried. He is a shield to all those who take refuge in him.

American Standard Version

As for God, his way is perfect: The word of Jehovah is tried; He is a shield unto all them that take refuge in him.

Amplified


“As for God, His way is blameless and perfect;
The word of the Lord is tested.
He is a shield to all those who take refuge and trust in Him.

Bible in Basic English

As for God, his way is all good: the word of the Lord is tested; he is a safe cover for all those who put their faith in him.

Darby Translation

As for God, his way is perfect; The word of Jehovah is tried: He is a shield to all that trust in him.

Julia Smith Translation

The Strong One, blameless his way The saying of Jehovah purified, A shield to all trusting in him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

This God, his way [is] blameless; the promise of Yahweh [is] flawless. He [is] a shield to all who take refuge in him.

Modern King James verseion

As for God, His way is perfect. The Word of Jehovah is tried. He is a shield to all those who seek refuge in Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The way of God is undefiled, and the word of the LORD fined as gold, and he a shield to all that trust in him.

NET Bible

The one true God acts in a faithful manner; the Lord's promise is reliable; he is a shield to all who take shelter in him.

New Heart English Bible

As for God, his way is perfect. The word of the LORD is tested. He is a shield to all those who take refuge in him.

The Emphasized Bible

As for God, blameless is his way, - the speech of Yahweh, hath been proved, a shield, he is to all who seek refuge in him.

Webster

As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is tried: he is a buckler to all them that trust in him.

World English Bible

As for God, his way is perfect. The word of Yahweh is tested. He is a shield to all those who take refuge in him.

Youngs Literal Translation

God! Perfect is His way, The saying of Jehovah is tried, A shield He is to all those trusting in Him.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
As for God
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

the word
אמרה אמרה 
'imrah 
Usage: 37

of the Lord

Usage: 0

is tried
צרף 
Tsaraph 
Usage: 33

he is a buckler
מגנּה מגן 
Magen 
Usage: 63

חסה 
Chacah 
to trust, to make a refuge, have hope
Usage: 37

References

Context Readings

The Victory Song Of David

30 For by you I can run against a troop: by my God have I leaped over a wall. 31 As for God, his way is perfect; the word of the LORD is proven: he is a buckler to all them that trust in him. 32 For who is God, except the LORD? and who is a rock, except our God?


Cross References

Deuteronomy 32:4

He is the Rock, his work is perfect: for all his ways are justice: a God of truth and without iniquity, just and right is he.

Proverbs 30:5

Every word of God is pure: he is a shield unto them that put their trust in him.

Matthew 5:48

Be you therefore perfect, even as your Father who is in heaven is perfect.

2 Samuel 22:3

The God of my rock; in him will I trust: he is my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my high tower, and my refuge, my savior; you save me from violence.

Psalm 12:6

The words of the LORD are pure words: as silver tested in a furnace of earth, purified seven times.

Psalm 119:140

Your word is very pure: therefore your servant loves it.

Psalm 2:7

I will declare the decree: the LORD has said unto me, You are my Son; this day have I begotten you.

Psalm 18:30

As for God, his way is perfect: the word of the LORD is proven: he is a shield to all those that trust in him.

Psalm 35:2

Take hold of shield and buckler, and stand up for my help.

Psalm 84:9

Behold, O God our shield, and look upon the face of your anointed.

Psalm 91:4

He shall cover you with his feathers, and under his wings shall you trust: his truth shall be your shield and buckler.

Daniel 4:37

Now I Nebuchadnezzar praise and extol and honor the King of heaven, all whose works are truth, and his ways judgment: and those that walk in pride he is able to abase.

Revelation 15:3

And they sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and marvelous are your works, Lord God Almighty; just and true are your ways, you King of saints.

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