Parallel Verses

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

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

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.

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.

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 express the noble acts of the LORD, or show forth all his praise? 3 Blessed are they that always keep judgment, and do righteousness. 4 Remember me, O LORD, according to the favour that thou bearest unto thy people: O visit me with thy salvation,


Cross References

Psalm 15:2

Even he that leadeth an uncorrupt life, and doeth the thing which is right, and speaketh the truth from his heart.

Revelation 22:14

Blessed are they that do his commandments, that their power may be in the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.

Galatians 6:9

Let us not be weary of well doing. For when the time is come we shall reap without weariness.

James 1:25

but whoso looketh in the perfect law of liberty, and continueth therein - if he be not a forgetful hearer, but a doer of the work - the same shall be happy in his deed.

Deuteronomy 5:19

'Thou shalt not steal.

Deuteronomy 11:1

Love the LORD thy God and keep his observances, his ordinances, his laws and his commandments always.

Psalm 1:1-3

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.

Psalm 84:11-12

For the LORD God is a light and defense; the LORD will give grace and worship, and no good thing shall he withhold from them that live a godly life.

Psalm 119:1-3

{Aleph} Blessed are those that be undefiled in the way, and walk in the law of the LORD.

Psalm 119:20

My soul breaketh out for the very fervent desire that it hath always unto thy judgments.

Psalm 119:44

So shall I always keep thy law; yea, for ever and ever.

Psalm 119:106

I have sworn, and am steadfastly purposed, to keep thy righteous judgments.

Psalm 119:112

I apply my heart to fulfill thy statutes always, even unto the end.

Isaiah 56:1-2

Thus sayeth the LORD: Keep equity, and do right, for my saving health shall come shortly, and my righteousness shall be opened.

Isaiah 64:5

Thou helpest him that doth right with cheerfulness, and them that think upon thy ways. But lo, thou art angry: for we offend, and have been ever in sin, and there is not one whole.

Jeremiah 22:15-16

Thinkest thou to reign, now that thou provokest me to wrath with thy Cedar trees? Did not thy father eat and drink, and prosper well, as long as he dealt with equity and righteousness?

Ezekiel 18:21-22

And yet the wicked, if he turn from all his sins which he did, and keep all mine ordinances, and do justly and righteously; he shall live and not die.

Mark 3:35

For whosoever doeth the will of God, he is my brother, my sister and mother."

Luke 1:74-75

That we, delivered out of the hands of our enemies, might serve him without fear:

Luke 6:47-49

Whosoever cometh to me, and heareth my sayings, and doth the same, I will show you to whom he is like.

Luke 11:28

But he said, "Yea, happy are they that hear the word of God, and keep it."

Luke 11:42

But woe be to you Pharisees: for ye tithe the mint, and rue, and all manner herbs; and pass over judgment, and the love of God. These ought ye to have done, and yet not to have left the other undone.

John 13:17

If ye understand these things, happy are ye if ye do them.

John 14:21-23

He that hath my commandments and keepeth them, the same is he that loveth me: and he shall be loved of my father, and I will love him, and will show mine own self unto him."

John 15:14

Ye are my friends, if ye do whatsoever I command you.

Acts 24:16

And therefore study I to have a clear conscience toward God, and toward man also.

Romans 2:7

that is to say: praise, honour, and immortality, to them which continue in good doing, and seek eternal life.

Revelation 7:15

therefore are they in the presence of the seat of God and serve him day and night in his temple, and he that sitteth in the seat will dwell among them.

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