Blessings For Those Who Fear God

1 A Song of Ascents.(A)How blessed is everyone who fears the Lord,Who (B)walks in His ways.

1 {A Song of degrees.} Blessed is every one that feareth the LORD; that walketh in his ways.

1 A song of ascents.How happy is everyone who fears the Lord,who walks in His ways!(A)

1 How blessed are all who fear the LORD as they follow in his ways.

1 Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is everyone who fears, reveres, and worships the Lord, who walks in His ways and lives according to His commandments.

2 When you shall (C)eat of the (a)(D)fruit of your hands,You will be happy and (E)it will be well with you.

2 For thou shalt eat the labour of thine hands: happy shalt thou be, and it shall be well with thee.

2 You will surely eatwhat your hands have worked for.(B)You will be happy,and it will go well for you.(C)

2 You will eat from the work of your hands; you will be happy, and it will go well for you.

2 For you shall eat [the fruit] of the labor of your hands; happy (blessed, fortunate, enviable) shall you be, and it shall be well with you.

3 Your wife shall be like a (F)fruitful vine(b)Within your house,Your children like (G)olive plantsAround your table.

3 Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of thine house: thy children like olive plants round about thy table.

3 Your wife will be like a fruitful vinewithin your house,your sons, like young olive treesaround your table.(D)

3 Your wife will be like a fruitful vine within your house; your children like olive shoots surrounding your table.

3 Your wife shall be like a fruitful vine in the innermost parts of your house; your children shall be like olive plants round about your table.

4 Behold, for thus shall the man be blessedWho fears the Lord.

4 Behold, that thus shall the man be blessed that feareth the LORD.

4 In this very waythe man who fears the Lordwill be blessed.(E)

4 See how the man will be blessed who fears the LORD.

4 Behold, thus shall the man be blessed who reverently and worshipfully fears the Lord.

5 (H)The Lord bless you (I)from Zion,And may you see the prosperity of Jerusalem all the days of your life.

5 The LORD shall bless thee out of Zion: and thou shalt see the good of Jerusalem all the days of thy life.

5 May the Lord bless you from Zion,so that you will see the prosperity of Jerusalemall the days of your life(F)

5 May the LORD bless you from Zion, and may you observe the prosperity of Jerusalem every day that you live!

5 May the Lord bless you out of Zion [His sanctuary], and may you see the prosperity of Jerusalem all the days of your life;

6 Indeed, may you see your (J)children’s children.(K)Peace be upon Israel!

6 Yea, thou shalt see thy children's children, and peace upon Israel.

6 and will see your children’s children!Peace be with Israel.(G)

6 And may you see your children's children! Peace be on Israel! A Song of Ascents

6 Yes, may you see your children's children. Peace be upon Israel!

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