Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

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

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.

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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Images Isaiah 26:3

Context Readings

Judah's Song Of Praise

2 Open ye the gates, that the righteous nation which keeps faith may enter in. 3 Thou will keep [him] in perfect peace, [whose] mind [is] stayed [on thee], because he trusts in thee. 4 Trust ye in LORD forever, for in LORD, [even] LORD, is an everlasting rock.

Cross References

Psalm 9:10

And those who know thy name will put their trust in thee, for thou, LORD, have not forsaken those who seek thee.

1 Chronicles 5:20

And they were helped against them, and the Hagrites were delivered into their hand, and all that were with them, for they cried to God in the battle, and he was entreated by them because they put their trust in him.

2 Chronicles 13:18

Thus the sons of Israel were brought under at that time, and the sons of Judah prevailed, because they relied upon LORD, the God of their fathers.

2 Chronicles 16:8

Were not the Ethiopians and the Lubim a huge army, with chariots and horsemen exceedingly many? Yet, because thou relied on LORD, he delivered them into thy hand.

Psalm 85:7-8

Show us thy loving kindness, O LORD, and grant us thy salvation.

Isaiah 9:6-7

For to us a child is born, to us a son is given. And the government shall be upon his shoulder. And his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, Mighty God, Father of Eternity, 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 look not to the Holy One of Israel, nor seek LORD!

Isaiah 48:2

(for they call themselves of the holy city, and steady themselves upon the God of Israel, LORD of hosts is his name):

Isaiah 50:1

Thus says LORD, Where is the bill of your mother's divorcement, with which I have put her away? Or which of my creditors is it to whom I have sold you? Behold, for your iniquities ye were sold, and for your transgressions your moth

Isaiah 57:19-21

I create the fruit of the lips. Peace, peace, to him who is far off and to him who is near, says LORD, and I will heal him.

Jeremiah 17:7-8

Blessed is the man who trusts in LORD, and whose trust LORD is.

Micah 5:5

And this [man] shall be [our] peace. When the Assyrian shall come into our land, and when he shall tread in our palaces, then we shall raise against him seven shepherds, and eight principal 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. Let not your heart be troubled, nor let it be cowardly.

John 16:33

These things I have spoken to you, so that in me ye might have peace. In the world ye have tribulation. But cheer up, I have overcome the world.

Romans 4:18-21

Who, against hope, believed in hope, in order for him to become father of many nations according to that which was spoken, So thy seed will be.

Romans 5:1

Therefore having been made righteous from faith, we have peace toward God through our Lord Jesus Christ,

Ephesians 2:14-16

For he is our peace, who made both one, and broke down the dividing wall of partition,

Philippians 4:7

And the peace of God that surpasses all understanding will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

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