Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

“The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace,
Because he trusts in You.

King James Version

Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.

Holman Bible

You will keep the mind that is dependent on You
in perfect peace,
for it is trusting in You.

International Standard Version

You will keep perfectly peaceful the one whose mind remains focused on you, because he remains in you.

A Conservative Version

Thou will keep [him] in perfect peace, [whose] mind [is] stayed [on thee], because he trusts in thee.

American Standard Version

Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is'stayed on thee ; because he trusteth in thee.


“You will keep in perfect and constant peace the one whose mind is steadfast [that is, committed and focused on You—in both inclination and character],
Because he trusts and takes refuge in You [with hope and confident expectation].

Bible in Basic English

The man whose heart is unmoved you will keep in peace, because his hope is in you.

Darby Translation

Thou wilt keep in perfect peace the mind stayed on thee, for he confideth in thee.

Julia Smith Translation

The mind placed upon thee thou wilt form peace, peace, because he trusted in thee.

King James 2000

You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on you: because he trusts in you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

You will protect a firm inclination [in] peace, [in] peace because he trusts in you.

Modern King James verseion

You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You; because he trusts in You.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And thou, which art the doer and hast the matter in hand: shall provide for peace, even the peace that men hope for in thee.

NET Bible

You keep completely safe the people who maintain their faith, for they trust in you.

New Heart English Bible

You will keep him in peace, in peace whose thoughts are fixed on you, because he trusts in you.

The Emphasized Bible

A purpose sustained, thou wilt guard, saying , Prosper! Prosper! Because in thee, hath he been led to trust.


Thou wilt keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on thee: because he trusteth in thee.

World English Bible

You will keep whoever's mind is steadfast in perfect peace, because he trusts in you.

Youngs Literal Translation

An imagination supported Thou fortifiest peace -- peace! For in Thee it is confident.


Root Form
שׁלם שׁלום 
Usage: 236

שׁלם שׁלום 
Usage: 236

Usage: 9

is stayed
Usage: 48

Usage: 120


Devotionals about Isaiah 26:3

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Context Readings

Judah's Song Of Praise

2 “Open the gates, that the righteous nation may enter,
The one that remains faithful.
3 “The steadfast of mind You will keep in perfect peace,
Because he trusts in You.
4 Trust in the Lord forever,
For in God the Lord, we have an everlasting Rock.

Cross References

Psalm 9:10

And those who know Your name will put their trust in You,
For You, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek You.

1 Chronicles 5:20

They were helped against them, and the Hagrites and all who were with them were given into their hand; for they cried out to God in the battle, and He answered their prayers because they trusted in Him.

2 Chronicles 13:18

Thus the sons of Israel were subdued at that time, and the sons of Judah conquered because they trusted in the Lord, the God of their fathers.

2 Chronicles 16:8

Were not the Ethiopians and the Lubim an immense army with very many chariots and horsemen? Yet because you relied on the Lord, He delivered them into your hand.

Psalm 85:7-8

Show us Your lovingkindness, O Lord,
And grant us Your salvation.

Isaiah 9:6-7

For a child will be born to us, a son will be given to us;
And the government will rest on His shoulders;
And His name will be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Eternal Father, Prince of Peace.

Isaiah 31:1

Woe to those who go down to Egypt for help
And rely on horses,
And trust in chariots because they are many
And in horsemen because they are very strong,
But they do not look to the Holy One of Israel, nor seek the Lord!

Isaiah 48:2

“For they call themselves after the holy city
And lean on the God of Israel;
The Lord of hosts is His name.

Isaiah 50:1

Thus says the Lord,
“Where is the certificate of divorce
By which I have sent your mother away?
Or to whom of My creditors did I sell you?
Behold, you were sold for your iniquities,
And for your transgressions your mother was sent away.

Isaiah 57:19-21

Creating the praise of the lips.
Peace, peace to him who is far and to him who is near,”
Says the Lord, “and I will heal him.”

Jeremiah 17:7-8

Blessed is the man who trusts in the Lord
And whose trust is the Lord.

Micah 5:5

This One will be our peace.
When the Assyrian invades our land,
When he tramples on our citadels,
Then we will raise against him
Seven shepherds and eight leaders of men.

John 14:27

Peace I leave with you; My peace I give to you; not as the world gives do I give to you. Do not let your heart be troubled, nor let it be fearful.

John 16:33

These things I have spoken to you, so that in Me you may have peace. In the world you have tribulation, but take courage; I have overcome the world.”

Romans 4:18-21

In hope against hope he believed, so that he might become a father of many nations according to that which had been spoken, “So shall your descendants be.”

Romans 5:1

Therefore, having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Ephesians 2:14-16

For He Himself is our peace, who made both groups into one and broke down the barrier of the dividing wall,

Philippians 4:7

And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

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