Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

New American Standard Bible

But his delight is in the law of the LORD, And in His law he meditates day and night.

King James Version

But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.

Holman Bible

Instead, his delight is in the Lord’s instruction,
and he meditates on it day and night.

International Standard Version

But he delights in the LORD's instruction, and meditates in his instruction day and night.

A Conservative Version

but his delight is in the law of LORD, and on his law he meditates day and night.

American Standard Version

But his delight is in the law of Jehovah; And on his law doth he meditate day and night.

Amplified

But his delight and desire are in the law of the Lord, and on His law (the precepts, the instructions, the teachings of God) he habitually meditates (ponders and studies) by day and by night.

Bible in Basic English

But whose delight is in the law of the Lord, and whose mind is on his law day and night.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and in his law he meditates day and night.

Julia Smith Translation

But his delight is in the law of Jehovah, and in his law he will meditate day and night

King James 2000

But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law does he meditate day and night.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Instead, in the law of Yahweh [is] his delight, and on his law he meditates day and night.

Modern King James verseion

But his delight is only in the Law of Jehovah; and in His Law he meditates day and night.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But his delight is in the law of the LORD, and in his law will he exercise himself, day and night.

NET Bible

Instead he finds pleasure in obeying the Lord's commands; he meditates on his commands day and night.

New Heart English Bible

but his delight is in the Law of the LORD. On his Law he meditates day and night.

The Emphasized Bible

But, in the law of Yahweh, is his delight, - and, in his law, doth he talk with himself day and night.

Webster

But his delight is in the law of the LORD; and in his law doth he meditate day and night.

World English Bible

but his delight is in Yahweh's law. On his law he meditates day and night.

Youngs Literal Translation

But -- in the law of Jehovah is his delight, And in His law he doth meditate by day and by night:

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
is in the law
תּרה תּורה 
Towrah 
law
Usage: 219

of the Lord

Usage: 0

and in his law
תּרה תּורה 
Towrah 
law
Usage: 219

הגה 
Hagah 
Usage: 25

day
יומם 
Yowmam 
Usage: 53

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 1:2

References

Images Psalm 1:2

Prayers for Psalm 1:2

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. 3 And he is as a tree planted by brooks of water, which giveth its fruit in its season, and whose leaf fadeth not; and all that he doeth prospereth.


Cross References

Psalm 119:35

Make me to walk in the path of thy commandments; for therein do I delight.

Joshua 1:8

This book of the law shall not depart from thy mouth; and thou shalt meditate upon it day and night, that thou mayest take heed to do according to all that is written therein; for then shalt thou have good success in thy ways, and then shalt thou prosper.

Psalm 119:11

Thy word have I hid in my heart, that I might not sin against thee.

Psalm 119:92

Unless thy law had been my delight, I should then have perished in mine affliction.

Romans 7:22

For I delight in the law of God according to the inward man:

Psalm 40:8

To do thy good pleasure, my God, is my delight, and thy law is within my heart.

Psalm 112:1

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

1 John 5:3

For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments; and his commandments are not grievous.

Job 23:12

Neither have I gone back from the commandment of his lips; I have laid up the words of his mouth more than the purpose of my own heart.

Psalm 104:34

My meditation shall be pleasant unto him; I will rejoice in Jehovah.

Psalm 119:1

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

Psalm 119:15-16

I will meditate upon thy precepts, and have respect unto thy paths.

Psalm 119:47-48

And I will delight myself in thy commandments, which I have loved;

Psalm 119:97-99

MEM. Oh how I love thy law! it is my meditation all the day.

Jeremiah 15:16

Thy words were found, and I did eat them, and thy words were unto me the joy and rejoicing of my heart; for I am called by thy name, O Jehovah, God of hosts.

1 Timothy 4:15

Occupy thyself with these things; be wholly in them, that thy progress may be manifest to all.

Psalm 119:72

The law of thy mouth is better unto me than thousands of gold and silver.

Psalm 88:1

{A Song, a Psalm for the sons of Korah. To the chief Musician. Upon Mahalath Leannoth. An instruction. Of Heman the Ezrahite.} Jehovah, God of my salvation, I have cried by day and in the night before thee.

Luke 18:7

And shall not God at all avenge his elect, who cry to him day and night, and he bears long as to them?

2 Timothy 1:3

I am thankful to God, whom I serve from my forefathers with pure conscience, how unceasingly I have the remembrance of thee in my supplications night and day,

Luke 2:37

and herself a widow up to eighty-four years; who did not depart from the temple, serving night and day with fastings and prayers;

1 Thessalonians 2:9

For ye remember, brethren, our labour and toil: working night and day, not to be chargeable to any one of you, we have preached to you the glad tidings of God.

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