Parallel Verses

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;

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

BOOK I
(Psalms 1–41)
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 [fortunate, prosperous, and favored by God] is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked [following their advice and example],
Nor stand in the path of sinners,
Nor sit [down to rest] in the seat of scoffers (ridiculers).

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.

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;

Interlinear

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

is the man
אישׁ 
'iysh 
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

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

Prayers for Psalm 1:1

Context Readings

The Ways Of The Righteous And The Wicked

1 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; 2 But his delight is in Jehovah's law, and in his law doth he meditate day and night.


Cross References

Psalm 26:4-5

I have not sat with vain persons, neither have I gone in with dissemblers;

Proverbs 4:14-15

Enter not into the path of the wicked, and go not in the way of evil men:

Jeremiah 15:17

I sat not in the assembly of the mockers, nor exulted: I sat alone because of thy hand; for thou hast filled me with indignation.

Genesis 49:6

My soul, come not into their council; Mine honour, be not united with their assembly; For in their anger they slew men, And in their wantonness houghed oxen.

Job 21:16

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

Psalm 119:1-2

ALEPH. Blessed are the perfect in the way, who walk in the law of Jehovah.

Leviticus 26:27-28

And if for this ye hearken not to me, but walk contrary unto me,

Psalm 1:6

For Jehovah knoweth the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked shall perish.

Psalm 36:4

He deviseth wickedness up on his bed; he setteth himself in a way that is not good: he abhorreth not evil.

Psalm 81:12

So I gave them up unto their own hearts' stubbornness: they walked after their own counsels.

Proverbs 1:15

my son, walk not in the way with them, keep back thy foot from their path;

Proverbs 13:20

He that walketh with wise men becometh wise; but a companion of the foolish will be depraved.

Matthew 7:13-14

Enter in through the narrow gate, for wide the gate and broad the way that leads to destruction, and many are they who enter in through it.

Proverbs 1:22

How long, simple ones, will ye love simpleness, and scorners take pleasure in their scorning, and the foolish hate knowledge?

Proverbs 13:15

Good understanding procureth favour; but the way of the treacherous is hard.

Luke 11:28

But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they who hear the word of God and keep it.

Genesis 5:24

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

Deuteronomy 28:2-68

and all these blessings shall come on thee and overtake thee, if thou shalt hearken unto the voice of Jehovah thy God.

Psalm 26:12

My foot standeth in an even place; in the congregations will I bless Jehovah.

Psalm 34:8

Taste and see that Jehovah is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him!

Psalm 64:2

Hide me from the secret counsel of evil-doers, from the tumultuous crowd of the workers of iniquity,

Psalm 84:12

Jehovah of hosts, blessed is the man that confideth in thee!

Psalm 106:3

Blessed are they that keep justice, and he that doeth righteousness at all times.

Psalm 112:1

Hallelujah! Blessed is the man that feareth Jehovah, that delighteth greatly in his commandments.

Psalm 144:15

Blessed the people that is in such a case! Blessed the people whose God is Jehovah!

Psalm 146:5

Blessed is he who hath the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in Jehovah his God,

Proverbs 2:12

To deliver thee from the way of evil, from the man that speaketh froward things;

Proverbs 3:34

He indeed scorneth the scorners; but he giveth grace unto the lowly.

Proverbs 4:19

The way of the wicked is as darkness: they know not at what they stumble.

Proverbs 19:29

Judgments are prepared for scorners, and stripes for the back of the foolish.

John 13:17

If ye know these things, blessed are ye if ye do them.

Ephesians 6:13

For this reason take to you the panoply of God, that ye may be able to withstand in the evil day, and, having accomplished all things, to stand.

Revelation 22:14

Blessed are they that wash their robes, that they may have right to the tree of life, and that they should go in by the gates into the city.

1 Kings 16:31

And it came to pass, as if it was a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he took as wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Zidonians; and he went and served Baal and worshipped him.

Job 10:3

Doth it please thee to oppress, that thou shouldest despise the work of thy hands, and shine upon the counsel of the wicked?

Job 31:5

If I have walked with falsehood, and my foot hath hasted to deceit,

Psalm 32:1-2

{Of David. Instruction.} Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered!

Psalm 119:115

Depart from me, ye evil-doers; and I will observe the commandments of my God.

Psalm 146:9

Jehovah preserveth the strangers; he lifteth up the fatherless and the widow; but the way of the wicked doth he subvert.

Proverbs 9:12

If thou art wise, thou shalt be wise for thyself; and if thou scornest, thou alone shalt bear it.

Deuteronomy 33:29

Happy art thou, Israel! Who is like unto thee, a people saved by Jehovah, The shield of thy help, And the sword of thine excellency? And thine enemies shall come cringing to thee; And thou shalt tread upon their high places.

Psalm 2:12

Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and ye perish in the way, though his anger burn but a little. Blessed are all who have their trust in him.

Jeremiah 17:7

Blessed is the man that confideth in Jehovah, and whose confidence Jehovah is.

Ezekiel 20:18

And I said unto their children in the wilderness, Walk not in the statutes of your fathers, neither keep their ordinances, nor 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 counsellor to do wickedly.

Psalm 115:12-15

Jehovah hath been mindful of us: he will bless, he will bless the house of Israel; he will bless the house of Aaron;

Luke 23:51

(this man had not assented to their counsel and deed), of Arimathaea, a city of the Jews, who also waited, himself also, for the kingdom of God

Romans 5:2

by whom we have also access by faith into this favour in which we stand, and we boast in hope of the glory of God.

Matthew 16:17

And Jesus answering said to him, Blessed art thou, Simon Bar-jona, for flesh and blood has not revealed it to thee, but my Father who is in the heavens.

John 20:29

Jesus says to him, Because thou hast seen me thou hast believed: blessed they who have not seen and have believed.

1 Peter 4:3

For the time past is sufficient for us to have wrought the will of the Gentiles, walking in lasciviousness, lusts, wine-drinking, revels, drinkings, and unhallowed idolatries.

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