Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

For this reason I have greater love far your teachings than for gold, even for shining gold.

New American Standard Bible

Therefore I love Your commandments Above gold, yes, above fine gold.

King James Version

Therefore I love thy commandments above gold; yea, above fine gold.

Holman Bible

Since I love Your commandments more than gold, even the purest gold,

International Standard Version

I truly love your commands more than gold, including fine gold.

A Conservative Version

Therefore I love thy commandments above gold, yea, above fine gold.

American Standard Version

Therefore I love thy commandments Above gold, yea, above fine gold.

Amplified

Therefore I love Your commandments more than [resplendent] gold, yes, more than [perfectly] refined gold.

Darby Translation

Therefore I love thy commandments above gold, yea, above fine gold.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Therefore I have loved thy commandments above gold, yea, above fine gold.

Julia Smith Translation

For this I loved thy commands above gold, and above fine gold.

King James 2000

Therefore I love your commandments above gold; yea, above fine gold.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Therefore I love your commands more than gold, even fine gold.

Modern King James verseion

Therefore I love Your Commandments above gold; yea, even fine gold.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For I love thy commandments above gold and precious stone.

NET Bible

For this reason I love your commands more than gold, even purest gold.

New Heart English Bible

Therefore I love your commandments more than gold, yes, more than pure gold.

The Emphasized Bible

For this cause, do I love thy commandments, More than gold, yea than fine gold!

Webster

Therefore I love thy commandments above gold; yes, above fine gold.

World English Bible

Therefore I love your commandments more than gold, yes, more than pure gold.

Youngs Literal Translation

Therefore I have loved Thy commands Above gold -- even fine gold.

Verse Info

Cross References

Psalm 19:10

More to be desired are they than gold, even than much shining gold; sweeter than the dropping honey.

Psalm 119:72

The law of your mouth is better to me than thousands of gold and silver.

Proverbs 3:13-18

Happy is the man who makes discovery of wisdom, and he who gets knowledge.

Proverbs 8:11

For wisdom is better than jewels, and all things which may be desired are nothing in comparison with her.

Proverbs 16:16

How much better it is to get wisdom than gold! and to get knowledge is more to be desired than silver.

Matthew 13:45-46

Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a trader searching for beautiful jewels.

Ephesians 3:8

To me, who am less than the least of all the saints, was this grace given, so that I might make clear to the Gentiles the good news of the unending wealth of Christ:



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