Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

King James Version

Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of the scornful.

Holman Bible

How happy is the man who does not follow the advice of the wicked, or take the path of sinners, or join a group of mockers!

International Standard Version

How blessed is the person, who does not take the advice of the wicked, who does not stand on the path with sinners, and who does not sit in the seat of mockers.

A Conservative Version

Blessed is the man who walks not in the counsel of the wicked, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of scoffers,

American Standard Version

Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the wicked, Nor standeth in the way of sinners, Nor sitteth in the seat of scoffers:

Amplified

Blessed (happy, fortunate, prosperous, and enviable) is the man who walks and lives not in the counsel of the ungodly [following their advice, their plans and purposes], nor stands [submissive and inactive] in the path where sinners walk, nor sits down [to relax and rest] where the scornful [and the mockers] gather.

Bible in Basic English

Happy is the man who does not go in the company of sinners, or take his place in the way of evil-doers, or in the seat of those who do not give honour to the Lord.

Darby Translation

Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the wicked, and standeth not in the way of sinners, and sitteth not in the seat of scorners;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Blessed is the man that does not walk in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stand in the way of sinners, nor sit in the seat of the scornful.

Julia Smith Translation

Happy the man who went not in the counsel of the unjust, and he stood not in the way of the sinful, and sat not in the seat of those scoffing.

King James 2000

Blessed is the man that walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of the scornful.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed is the man who does not walk in the advice of [the] wicked; nor does he stand in [the] way of sinners; nor does he sit in [the] assembly of mockers.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed is the man who has not walked in the counsel of the ungodly, and has not stood in the way of sinners, and has not sat in the seat of the scornful.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O Blessed is the man that hath not walked in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stood in the way of sinners, and hath not sat in the seat of the scornful.

NET Bible

How blessed is the one who does not follow the advice of the wicked, or stand in the pathway with sinners, or sit in the assembly of scoffers!

New Heart English Bible

Blessed is the man who doesn't walk in the counsel of the wicked, nor stand in the path of sinners, nor sit in the seat of scoffers;

The Emphasized Bible

How happy the man, who hath not walked in the counsel of the lawless, - and, in the way of sinners, hath not stood, and, in the seat of scoffers, hath not sat;

Webster

Blessed is the man that walketh not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor standeth in the way of sinners, nor sitteth in the seat of scoffers.

World English Bible

Blessed is the man who doesn't walk in the counsel of the wicked, nor stand in the way of sinners, nor sit in the seat of scoffers;

Youngs Literal Translation

O the happiness of that one, who Hath not walked in the counsel of the wicked. And in the way of sinners hath not stood, And in the seat of scorners hath not sat;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אשׁר 
'esher 
Usage: 45

is the man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
man , men , one , husband , any ,
Usage: 692

הלך 
Halak 
go , walk , come , ...away , ...along ,
Usage: 1545

not in the counsel
עצה 
`etsah 
Usage: 88

of the ungodly
רשׁע 
Rasha` 
Usage: 263

עמד 
`amad 
Usage: 521

in the way
דּרך 
Derek 
Usage: 704

of sinners
חטּא 
Chatta' 
Usage: 19

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

in the seat
משׁב מושׁב 
Mowshab 
Usage: 44

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 1:1

Devotionals containing Psalm 1:1

References

Images Psalm 1:1

Context Readings

The Ways Of The Righteous And The Wicked

1 How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers! 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night.


Cross References

Psalm 26:4-5

I do not sit with deceitful men, Nor will I go with pretenders.

Proverbs 4:14-15

Do not enter the path of the wicked And do not proceed in the way of evil men.

Jeremiah 15:17

I did not sit in the circle of merrymakers, Nor did I exult Because of Your hand upon me I sat alone, For You filled me with indignation.

Genesis 49:6

"Let my soul not enter into their council; Let not my glory be united with their assembly; Because in their anger they slew men, And in their self-will they lamed oxen.

Job 21:16

"Behold, their prosperity is not in their hand; The counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Psalm 119:1-2

How blessed are those whose way is blameless, Who walk in the law of the LORD.

Leviticus 26:27-28

'Yet if in spite of this you do not obey Me, but act with hostility against Me,

Psalm 1:6

For the LORD knows the way of the righteous, But the way of the wicked will perish.

Psalm 36:4

He plans wickedness upon his bed; He sets himself on a path that is not good; He does not despise evil.

Psalm 81:12

"So I gave them over to the stubbornness of their heart, To walk in their own devices.

Proverbs 1:15

My son, do not walk in the way with them Keep your feet from their path,

Proverbs 13:20

He who walks with wise men will be wise, But the companion of fools will suffer harm.

Matthew 7:13-14

"Enter through the narrow gate; for the gate is wide and the way is broad that leads to destruction, and there are many who enter through it.

Proverbs 1:22

"How long, O naive ones, will you love being simple-minded? And scoffers delight themselves in scoffing And fools hate knowledge?

Proverbs 13:15

Good understanding produces favor, But the way of the treacherous is hard.

Luke 11:28

But He said, "On the contrary, blessed are those who hear the word of God and observe it."

Genesis 5:24

Enoch walked with God; and he was not, for God took him.

Deuteronomy 28:2-68

"All these blessings will come upon you and overtake you if you obey the LORD your God:

Psalm 26:12

My foot stands on a level place; In the congregations I shall bless the LORD.

Psalm 34:8

O taste and see that the LORD is good; How blessed is the man who takes refuge in Him!

Psalm 64:2

Hide me from the secret counsel of evildoers, From the tumult of those who do iniquity,

Psalm 84:12

O LORD of hosts, How blessed is the man who trusts in You!

Psalm 106:3

How blessed are those who keep justice, Who practice righteousness at all times!

Psalm 112:1

Praise the LORD! How blessed is the man who fears the LORD, Who greatly delights in His commandments.

Psalm 144:15

How blessed are the people who are so situated; How blessed are the people whose God is the LORD!

Psalm 146:5

How blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, Whose hope is in the LORD his God,

Proverbs 2:12

To deliver you from the way of evil, From the man who speaks perverse things;

Proverbs 3:34

Though He scoffs at the scoffers, Yet He gives grace to the afflicted.

Proverbs 4:19

The way of the wicked is like darkness; They do not know over what they stumble.

Proverbs 19:29

Judgments are prepared for scoffers, And blows for the back of fools.

John 13:17

"If you know these things, you are blessed if you do them.

Ephesians 6:13

Therefore, take up the full armor of God, so that you will be able to resist in the evil day, and having done everything, to stand firm.

Revelation 22:14

Blessed are those who wash their robes, so that they may have the right to the tree of life, and may enter by the gates into the city.

1 Kings 16:31

It came about, as though it had been a trivial thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he married Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and went to serve Baal and worshiped him.

Job 10:3

'Is it right for You indeed to oppress, To reject the labor of Your hands, And to look favorably on the schemes of the wicked?

Job 31:5

"If I have walked with falsehood, And my foot has hastened after deceit,

Psalm 32:1-2

How blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, Whose sin is covered!

Psalm 119:115

Depart from me, evildoers, That I may observe the commandments of my God.

Psalm 146:9

The LORD protects the strangers; He supports the fatherless and the widow, But He thwarts the way of the wicked.

Proverbs 9:12

If you are wise, you are wise for yourself, And if you scoff, you alone will bear it.

Deuteronomy 33:29

"Blessed are you, O Israel; Who is like you, a people saved by the LORD, Who is the shield of your help And the sword of your majesty! So your enemies will cringe before you, And you will tread upon their high places."

Psalm 2:12

Do homage to the Son, that He not become angry, and you perish in the way, For His wrath may soon be kindled How blessed are all who take refuge in Him!

Jeremiah 17:7

"Blessed is the man who trusts in the LORD And whose trust is the LORD.

Ezekiel 20:18

"I said to their children in the wilderness, 'Do not walk in the statutes of your fathers or keep their ordinances or defile yourselves with their idols.

2 Chronicles 22:3

He also walked in the ways of the house of Ahab, for his mother was his counselor to do wickedly.

Psalm 115:12-15

The LORD has been mindful of us; He will bless us; He will bless the house of Israel; He will bless the house of Aaron.

Luke 23:51

(he had not consented to their plan and action), a man from Arimathea, a city of the Jews, who was waiting for the kingdom of God;

Romans 5:2

through whom also we have obtained our introduction by faith into this grace in which we stand; and we exult in hope of the glory of God.

Matthew 16:17

And Jesus said to him, "Blessed are you, Simon Barjona, because flesh and blood did not reveal this to you, but My Father who is in heaven.

John 20:29

Jesus said to him, "Because you have seen Me, have you believed? Blessed are they who did not see, and yet believed."

1 Peter 4:3

For the time already past is sufficient for you to have carried out the desire of the Gentiles, having pursued a course of sensuality, lusts, drunkenness, carousing, drinking parties and abominable idolatries.



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