Parallel Verses

Julia Smith Translation

Happy the people thus and thus to him: happy the people Jehovah his God.

New American Standard Bible

How blessed are the people who are so situated;
How blessed are the people whose God is the Lord!

King James Version

Happy is that people, that is in such a case: yea, happy is that people, whose God is the LORD.

Holman Bible

Happy are the people with such blessings.
Happy are the people whose God is Yahweh.

International Standard Version

Happy are the people to whom these things come; happy are the people whose God is the LORD. A Davidic Psalm

A Conservative Version

blessed [are] the people who are in such a case. Blessed are the people whose God is LORD.

American Standard Version

Happy is the people that is in such a case; Yea , happy is the people whose God is Jehovah.

Amplified


How blessed and favored are the people in such circumstance;
How blessed [fortunate, prosperous, and favored] are the people whose God is the Lord!

Darby Translation

Blessed the people that is in such a case! Blessed the people whose God is Jehovah!

King James 2000

Happy is that people, that is in such a state: yea, happy is that people, whose God is the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed [are] the people who have [it] thus. Blessed [are] the people whose God [is] Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

Blessed are the peoples who are so; blessed are the peoples to whom Jehovah is their God.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Happy are the people that be in such a case; yea, blessed are the people, which have the LORD for their God.

NET Bible

How blessed are the people who experience these things! How blessed are the people whose God is the Lord!

New Heart English Bible

Blessed are the people who are in such a situation. Blessed are the people whose God is the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

How happy the people that is in such a case! How happy the people that hath Yahweh for its God!

Webster

Happy is that people, that is in such a case: yes, happy is that people, whose God is the LORD.

World English Bible

Happy are the people who are in such a situation. Happy are the people whose God is Yahweh. A praise psalm by David.

Youngs Literal Translation

O the happiness of the people that is thus, O the happiness of the people whose God is Jehovah!

Context Readings

A King's Prayer

14 Our oxen bearing no breaking, and no coming forth, and no complaining in our broad places. 15 Happy the people thus and thus to him: happy the people Jehovah his God.


Cross References

Psalm 33:12

Happy the nation to whom Jehovah is his God; the people he chose for an inheritance to him.

Deuteronomy 33:29

Happy, thou, Israel: who like thee, a people saved by Jehovah, the shield of thy help, and who the sword of thy lifting up and thine enemies will lie to thee, and thou wilt tread upon their heights.

Psalm 146:5

Happy is he the God of Jacob for his help, his hope upon Jehovah his God:

Psalm 65:4

Happy him thou wilt choose, and thou wilt draw near; he shall dwell in thy enclosures: we shall be satisfied in the good of thy house; holy is thy temple.

Psalm 89:15

Happy the people knowing the shout of joy: O Jehovah, they shall go in the light of thy face.

Ephesians 1:3

Praised be God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, he having praised us in every spiritual praise in heavenly things in Christ:

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