Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

How happy are those who uphold justice,
who practice righteousness at all times.

International Standard Version

How happy are those who enforce justice, who live righteously all the time.

A Conservative Version

Blessed are those who keep justice, and he who does righteousness at all times.

American Standard Version

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

Amplified


Blessed are those who observe justice [by honoring God’s precepts],
Who practice righteousness at all times.

Bible in Basic English

Happy are they whose decisions are upright, and he who does righteousness at all times.

Julia Smith Translation

Happy they watching judgment, doing justice in all time.

King James 2000

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

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed are [those who] observe justice, [he who] does righteousness at all times.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed are those who keep judgment, he who does righteousness at all times.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Blessed are they that always keep judgment, and do righteousness.

NET Bible

How blessed are those who promote justice, and do what is right all the time!

New Heart English Bible

Blessed are those who uphold justice, who practice righteousness at all times.

The Emphasized Bible

How happy! They who observe justice, He that executeth righteousness at all times.

Webster

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

World English Bible

Blessed are those who keep justice. Blessed is one who does what is right at all times.

Youngs Literal Translation

O the happiness of those keeping judgment, Doing righteousness at all times.

Interlinear

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

שׁמר 
Shamar 
Usage: 468

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Faithfulness In Israel's History

2 Who can utter the mighty acts of Jehovah? who can shew forth all his praise? 3 Blessed are they that keep justice, and he that doeth righteousness at all times. 4 Remember me, O Jehovah, with thy favour toward thy people; visit me with thy salvation:


Cross References

Psalm 15:2

He that walketh uprightly, and worketh righteousness, and speaketh the truth from his heart.

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.

Galatians 6:9

but let us not lose heart in doing good; for in due time, if we do not faint, we shall reap.

James 1:25

But he that fixes his view on the perfect law, that of liberty, and abides in it, being not a forgetful hearer but a doer of the work, he shall be blessed in his doing.

Deuteronomy 5:19

Neither shalt thou steal.

Deuteronomy 11:1

Thou shalt love then Jehovah thy God, and keep his charge, and his statutes, and his ordinances, and his commandments continually.

Psalm 1:1-3

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;

Psalm 84:11-12

For Jehovah Elohim is a sun and shield: Jehovah will give grace and glory; no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.

Psalm 119:1-3

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

Psalm 119:20

My soul breaketh for longing after thy judgments at all times.

Psalm 119:44

Then will I keep thy law continually, for ever and ever;

Psalm 119:106

I have sworn, and I will perform it, that I will keep thy righteous judgments.

Psalm 119:112

I have inclined my heart to perform thy statutes for ever, unto the end.

Isaiah 56:1-2

Thus saith Jehovah: Keep ye judgment and do righteousness; for my salvation is near to come, and my righteousness to be revealed.

Isaiah 64:5

Thou meetest him that rejoiceth to do righteousness, those that remember thee in thy ways: (behold, thou wast wroth, and we have sinned:) in those is perpetuity, and we shall be saved.

Jeremiah 22:15-16

Shalt thou reign, because thou viest with the cedar? Did not thy father eat and drink, and do judgment and justice? Then it was well with him.

Ezekiel 18:21-22

And the wicked, if he turn from all his sins which he hath committed, and keep all my statutes, and do judgment and justice, he shall certainly live, he shall not die.

Mark 3:35

for whosoever shall do the will of God, he is my brother, and sister, and mother.

Luke 1:74-75

to give us, that, saved out of the hand of our enemies, we should serve him without fear

Luke 6:47-49

Every one that comes to me, and hears my words and does them, I will shew you to whom he is like.

Luke 11:28

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

Luke 11:42

But woe unto you, Pharisees, for ye pay tithes of mint and rue and every herb, and pass by the judgment and the love of God: these ye ought to have done, and not have left those aside.

John 13:17

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

John 14:21-23

He that has my commandments and keeps them, he it is that loves me; but he that loves me shall be loved by my Father, and I will love him and will manifest myself to him.

John 15:14

Ye are my friends if ye practise whatever I command you.

Acts 24:16

For this cause I also exercise myself to have in everything a conscience without offence towards God and men.

Romans 2:7

to them who, in patient continuance of good works, seek for glory and honour and incorruptibility, life eternal.

Revelation 7:15

Therefore are they before the throne of God, and serve him day and night in his temple, and he that sits upon the throne shall spread his tabernacle over them.

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