Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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 
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 walks not in the counsel of the ungodly, nor stands in the way of sinners, nor sits in the seat of the scornful. 2 But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law does he meditate day and night.


Cross References

Psalm 26:4-5

I have not sat with vain persons, neither will I go in with hypocrites.

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 rejoiced; I sat alone because of your hand: for you have filled me with indignation.

Genesis 49:6

O my soul, come not into their secret; unto their assembly, my spirit, be not united: for in their anger they slew a man, and in their self-will they dug down a wall.

Job 21:16

Lo, their prosperity is not in their hand: the counsel of the wicked is far from me.

Psalm 119:1-2

[Aleph] Blessed are the undefiled in the way, who walk in the law of the LORD.

Leviticus 26:27-28

And if you will not for all this hearken unto me, but walk contrary unto me;

Psalm 1:6

For the LORD knows the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish.

Psalm 36:4

He devises mischief upon his bed; he sets himself in a way that is not good; he abhors not evil.

Psalm 81:12

So I gave them up unto their own hearts' lust: and they walked in their own counsels.

Proverbs 1:15

My son, walk not in the way with them; refrain your foot from their path:

Proverbs 13:20

He that walks with wise men shall be wise: but a companion of fools shall be destroyed.

Matthew 7:13-14

Enter in at the narrow gate: for wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leads to destruction, and many there be who go in there:

Proverbs 1:22

How long, you simple ones, will you love simplicity? and the scoffers delight in their scoffing, and fools hate knowledge?

Proverbs 13:15

Good understanding gives favor: but the way of transgressors is hard.

Luke 11:28

But he said, Yea rather, blessed are they that 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 you, and overtake you, if you shall hearken unto the voice of the LORD your God.

Psalm 26:12

My foot stands in an even place: in the congregations will I bless the LORD.

Psalm 34:8

O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusts in him.

Psalm 64:2

Hide me from the secret counsel of the wicked; from the insurrection of the workers of iniquity:

Psalm 84:12

O LORD of hosts, blessed is the man that trusts in you.

Psalm 106:3

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

Psalm 112:1

Praise you the LORD. Blessed is the man that fears the LORD, that delights greatly in his commandments.

Psalm 144:15

Happy is that people, that is in such a state: yea, happy is that people, whose God is the LORD.

Psalm 146:5

Happy is he that has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God:

Proverbs 2:12

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

Proverbs 3:34

Surely he scorns the scornful: but he gives 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 scoffers and stripes for the back of fools.

John 13:17

If you know these things, happy are you if you do them.

Ephesians 6:13

Therefore take unto you the whole armor of God, that you may be able to withstand in the evil day, and having done all, to stand.

Revelation 22:14

Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.

1 Kings 16:31

And it came to pass, as if it had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he took as his wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and went and served Baal, and worshiped him.

Job 10:3

Is it good unto you that you should oppress, that you should despise the work of your hands, and smile upon the counsel of the wicked?

Job 31:5

If I have walked with vanity, or if my foot has hastened to deceit;

Psalm 32:1-2

[A Psalm of David. A maschil.] Blessed is he whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered.

Psalm 119:115

Depart from me, you evildoers: for I will keep the commandments of my God.

Psalm 146:9

The LORD preserves the strangers; he relieves the fatherless and widow: but the way of the wicked he turns upside down.

Proverbs 9:12

If you are wise, you shall be wise for yourself: but if you scoff, you alone shall bear it.

Deuteronomy 33:29

Happy are you, O Israel: who is like unto you, O people saved by the LORD, the shield of your help, and who is the sword of your excellency! and your enemies shall submit unto you; and you shall tread upon their high places.

Psalm 2:12

Kiss the Son, lest he be angry, and you perish in the way, when his wrath is kindled but a little. Blessed are all they that put their trust in him.

Jeremiah 17:7

Blessed is the man that trusts in the LORD, and whose hope the LORD is.

Ezekiel 20:18

But I said unto their children in the wilderness, Walk you not in the statutes of your fathers, neither observe their judgments, 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 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

(The same had not consented to the council and the action of them;) he was of Arimathea, a city of the Jews: who also himself waited for the kingdom of God.

Romans 5:2

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

Matthew 16:17

And Jesus answered and said unto him, Blessed are you, Simon Barjona: for flesh and blood has not revealed it unto you, but my Father who is in heaven.

John 20:29

Jesus said unto him, Thomas, because you have seen me, you have believed: blessed are they that have not seen, and yet have believed.

1 Peter 4:3

For the time past of our life will suffice us to have done the will of the Gentiles, when we walked in licentiousness, lusts, excess of wine, reveling, carousing, and abominable idolatries:

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