Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Happy are they who keep his unchanging word, searching after him with all their heart.

New American Standard Bible

How blessed are those who observe His testimonies, Who seek Him with all their heart.

King James Version

Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart.

Holman Bible

Happy are those who keep His decrees and seek Him with all their heart.

International Standard Version

How blessed are those who observe his decrees, who seek him with all of their heart,

A Conservative Version

Blessed are those who keep his testimonies, that seek him with the whole heart.

American Standard Version

Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, That seek him with the whole heart.

Amplified

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) are they who keep His testimonies, and who seek, inquire for and of Him and crave Him with the whole heart.

Darby Translation

Blessed are they that observe his testimonies, that seek him with the whole heart;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Blessed are those that keep his testimonies and that seek him with their whole heart.

Julia Smith Translation

Happy they watching his testamonies; they shall seek him with all the

King James 2000

Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed [are] those who keep his testimonies; they seek him with a whole heart.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed are they who keep His testimonies, and who seek Him with all the heart.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with their whole heart;

NET Bible

How blessed are those who observe his rules, and seek him with all their heart,

New Heart English Bible

Blessed are those who keep his decrees, who seek him with their whole heart.

The Emphasized Bible

How happy they who observe his testimonies, with a whole heart, they seek him.

Webster

Blessed are they that keep his testimonies, and that seek him with the whole heart.

World English Bible

Blessed are those who keep his statutes, who seek him with their whole heart.

Youngs Literal Translation

O the happiness of those keeping His testimonies, With the whole heart they seek Him.

Context Readings

Aleph

1 Happy are they who are without sin in their ways, walking in the law of the Lord. 2 Happy are they who keep his unchanging word, searching after him with all their heart. 3 They do no evil; they go in his ways.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:29

But if in those lands you are turned again to the Lord your God, searching for him with all your heart and soul, he will not keep himself from you.

Psalm 25:10

All the ways of the Lord are mercy and good faith for those who keep his agreement and his witness.

Psalm 119:10

I have made search for you with all my heart: O let me not go wandering far from your teaching.

Psalm 119:22

Take away from me shame and bitter words; for I have kept your unchanging word in my heart.

Deuteronomy 6:5

And the Lord your God is to be loved with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength.

Deuteronomy 6:17

Keep with care the orders of the Lord your God, and his rules and his laws which he has given you;

1 Kings 2:3

And keep the orders of the Lord your God, walking in his ways, keeping his laws and his orders and his rules and his words, as they are recorded in the law of Moses; so that you may do well in all you do and wherever you go,

2 Chronicles 31:21

And for everything he undertook, in connection with the work of the house of God and his law and orders, he got directions from God and did it with serious purpose; and things went well for him.

Psalm 105:45

So that they might keep his orders, and be true to his laws. Give praise to the Lord.

Psalm 119:146

My cry has gone up to you; take me out of trouble, and I will be guided by your unchanging word.

Proverbs 23:26

My son, give me your heart, and let your eyes take delight in my ways.

Jeremiah 29:13

And you will be searching for me and I will be there, when you have gone after me with all your heart.

Ezekiel 36:27

And I will put my spirit in you, causing you to be guided by my rules, and you will keep my orders and do them.

John 14:23

Jesus said to him in answer, If anyone has love for me, he will keep my words: and he will be dear to my Father; and we will come to him and make our living-place with him.

1 John 3:20

When our heart says that we have done wrong; because God is greater than our heart, and has knowledge of all things.



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