Parallel Verses

Amplified

You, through Your commandments, make me wiser than my enemies, for [Your words] are ever before me.

New American Standard Bible

Your commandments make me wiser than my enemies, For they are ever mine.

King James Version

Thou through thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies: for they are ever with me.

Holman Bible

Your commands make me wiser than my enemies,
for they are always with me.

International Standard Version

Your commands make me wiser than my adversaries, since they are always with me.

A Conservative Version

Thy commandments make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me.

American Standard Version

Thy commandments make me wiser than mine enemies; For they are ever with me.

Bible in Basic English

Your teaching has made me wiser than my haters: for it is mine for ever.

Darby Translation

Thy commandments make me wiser than mine enemies; for they are ever with me.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thou through thy commandments hast made me wiser than mine enemies, for they are eternal unto me.

Julia Smith Translation

Above mine enemies thou wilt make me wise from thy commands, for It is forever to me.

King James 2000

You through your commandments have made me wiser than my enemies: for they are ever with me.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Your commands make me wiser than my enemies, because they [are] ever with me.

Modern King James verseion

Through Your Commandments You make me wiser than my enemies, for they are ever with me.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thou, through thy commandments, hast made me wiser than mine enemies; for they are ever with me.

NET Bible

Your commandments make me wiser than my enemies, for I am always aware of them.

New Heart English Bible

Your commandments make me wiser than my enemies, for your commandments are always with me.

The Emphasized Bible

Beyond mine enemies, will thy commandment make me wise, for, age-abidingly, shall it be mine.

Webster

Thou through thy commandments hast made me wiser than my enemies: for they are ever with me.

World English Bible

Your commandments make me wiser than my enemies, for your commandments are always with me.

Youngs Literal Translation

Than mine enemies Thy command maketh me wiser, For it is before me to the age.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Mem

97 Oh, how love I Your law! It is my meditation all the day. 98 You, through Your commandments, make me wiser than my enemies, for [Your words] are ever before me. 99 I have better understanding and deeper insight than all my teachers, because Your testimonies are my meditation.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 4:6

So keep them and do them, for that is your wisdom and your understanding in the sight of the peoples who, when they hear all these statutes, will say, Surely this great nation is a wise and understanding people.

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what large and important nation has statutes and ordinances so upright and just as all this law which I set before you today?

1 Samuel 18:5

And David went out wherever Saul sent him, and he prospered and behaved himself wisely; and Saul set him over the men of war. And it was satisfactory both to the people and to Saul's servants.

1 Samuel 18:14

David acted wisely in all his ways and succeeded, and the Lord was with him.

1 Samuel 18:30

Then the Philistine princes came out to battle, and when they did so, David had more success and behaved himself more wisely than all Saul's servants, so that his name was very dear and highly esteemed.

Psalm 119:11

Your word have I laid up in my heart, that I might not sin against You.

Psalm 119:30

I have chosen the way of truth and faithfulness; Your ordinances have I set before me.

Psalm 119:104-105

Through Your precepts I get understanding; therefore I hate every false way.

Proverbs 2:6

For the Lord gives skillful and godly Wisdom; from His mouth come knowledge and understanding.

Colossians 3:16

Let the word [spoken by] Christ (the Messiah) have its home [in your hearts and minds] and dwell in you in [all its] richness, as you teach and admonish and train one another in all insight and intelligence and wisdom [in spiritual things, and as you sing] psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, making melody to God with [His] grace in your hearts.

James 1:25

But he who looks carefully into the faultless law, the [law] of liberty, and is faithful to it and perseveres in looking into it, being not a heedless listener who forgets but an active doer [who obeys], he shall be blessed in his doing (his life of obedience).

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