Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

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

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.

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.

Darby Translation

Blessed are they that keep justice, and he that doeth 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 fully describe the mighty acts of the LORD or proclaim all his praises? 3 How happy are those who enforce justice, who live righteously all the time. 4 Remember me, LORD, when you show favor to your people. Visit us with your deliverance,


Cross References

Psalm 15:2

The one who lives with integrity, who does righteous deeds, and who speaks truth to himself.

Revelation 22:14

"How blessed are those who wash their robes so that they may have the right to the tree of life and may go through the gates into the city!

Galatians 6:9

Let's not get tired of doing what is good, for at the right time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.

James 1:25

But the one who looks at the perfect law of freedom and remains committed to it thereby demonstrating that he is not a forgetful hearer but a doer of what that law requires will be blessed in what he does.

Deuteronomy 5:19

""You are not to steal.

Deuteronomy 11:1

"Therefore love the LORD your God and be very careful to keep his injunctions, statutes, ordinances, and commands all the time.

Psalm 1:1-3

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.

Psalm 84:11-12

For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD grants grace and favor; the LORD will not withhold any good thing from those who walk blamelessly.

Psalm 119:1-3

How blessed are those whose life is blameless, who walk in the Law of the LORD!

Psalm 119:20

My soul is consumed with longing for your decrees at all times.

Psalm 119:44

Then I will always keep your Law, forever and ever,

Psalm 119:106

I have given my word and affirmed it, to keep your righteous judgments.

Psalm 119:112

As a result, I am determined to carry out your statutes forever. Samek

Isaiah 56:1-2

For this is what the LORD says: "Maintain justice, and do what is right, for soon my salvation will come, and soon my deliverance will be revealed.

Isaiah 64:5

You come to the aid of those who gladly do what's right, To those who remember you in your ways. See, you were angry, and we sinned against them for a long time, but we will be saved.

Jeremiah 22:15-16

Are you a king because you try to outdo everyone with cedar? Your father ate and drank and upheld justice and righteousness, did he not? And then it went well for him.

Ezekiel 18:21-22

But if the wicked person turns from all his sins, which he did and keeps my statutes, then he'll live. He won't die.

Mark 3:35

Whoever does the will of God is my brother and sister and mother."

Luke 1:74-75

He granted us deliverance from our enemies' grip so that we could serve him without fear

Luke 6:47-49

I will show you what everyone is like who comes to me, hears my words, and acts on them.

Luke 11:28

But he said, "Instead, how blessed are those who hear God's word and obey it!"

Luke 11:42

"How terrible it will be for you Pharisees! You give a tenth of your mint, spices, and every kind of herb, but you neglect justice and the love of God. These are the things you should have practiced, without neglecting the others.

John 13:17

If you understand these things, how blessed you are if you put them into practice!

John 14:21-23

The person who has my commandments and keeps them is the one who loves me. The one who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I, too, will love him and reveal myself to him."

John 15:14

You are my friends, if you do what I command you.

Acts 24:16

Therefore, I always do my best to have a clear conscience before God and people.

Romans 2:7

eternal life to those who strive for glory, honor, and immortality by patiently doing good;

Revelation 7:15

Then he told me, "These are the people who are coming out of the terrible suffering. They have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the lamb. That is why: "They are in front of the throne of God and worship him night and day in his Temple. The one who sits on the throne will shelter them.

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