Parallel Verses

Amplified

Happy (blessed, fortunate, enviable) is he who has the God of [special revelation to] Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God,

New American Standard Bible

How blessed is he whose help is the God of Jacob, Whose hope is in the LORD his God,

King James Version

Happy is he that hath the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God:

Holman Bible

Happy is the one whose help is the God of Jacob,
whose hope is in the Lord his God,

International Standard Version

Happy is the one whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the LORD his God,

A Conservative Version

Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in LORD his God,

American Standard Version

Happy is he that hath the God of Jacob for his help, Whose hope is in Jehovah his God:

Bible in Basic English

Happy is the man who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God:

Darby Translation

Blessed is he who hath the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in Jehovah his God,

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God;

Julia Smith Translation

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

King James 2000

Happy is he that has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God:

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed [is the one] whose help [is] the God of Jacob, whose hope [is] on Yahweh [as] his God,

Modern King James verseion

Blessed is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose help is in Jehovah his God,

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Blessed is he that hath the God of Jacob for his help, and whose hope is in the LORD his God,

NET Bible

How blessed is the one whose helper is the God of Jacob, whose hope is in the Lord his God,

New Heart English Bible

Blessed is the one who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God,

The Emphasized Bible

How happy is he that hath the GOD of Jacob as his help, whose hope, is on Yahweh his God: -

Webster

Happy is he that hath the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God:

World English Bible

Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in Yahweh, his God:

Youngs Literal Translation

O the happiness of him Who hath the God of Jacob for his help, His hope is on Jehovah his God,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אשׁר 
'esher 
Usage: 45

is he that hath the God
אל 
'el 
Usage: 114

of Jacob
יעקב 
Ya`aqob 
Usage: 349

עזר 
`ezer 
Usage: 21

שׂבר 
Seber 
Usage: 2

is in the Lord

Usage: 0

References

Hastings

Context Readings

Praise To Yahweh For His Help

4 When his breath leaves him, he returns to his earth; in that very day his [previous] thoughts, plans, and purposes perish. 5 Happy (blessed, fortunate, enviable) is he who has the God of [special revelation to] Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the Lord his God, 6 Who made heaven and earth, the sea, and all that is in them, Who keeps truth and is faithful forever,


Cross References

Psalm 144:15

Happy and blessed are the people who are in such a case; yes, happy (blessed, fortunate, prosperous, to be envied) are the people whose God is the Lord!

Psalm 71:5

For You are my hope; O Lord God, You are my trust from my youth and the source of my confidence.

Genesis 32:24-29

And Jacob was left alone, and a Man wrestled with him until daybreak.

Genesis 50:17

So shall you say to Joseph: Forgive (take up and away all resentment and all claim to requital concerning), I pray you now, the trespass of your brothers and their sin, for they did evil to you. Now, we pray you, forgive the trespass of the servants of your father's God. And Joseph wept when they spoke thus to him.

Exodus 3:6

Also He said, I am the God of your father, the God of Abraham, the God of Isaac, and the God of Jacob. And Moses hid his face, for he was afraid to look at God.

Deuteronomy 33:29

Happy are you, O Israel, and blessing is yours! Who is like you, a people saved by the Lord, the Shield of your help, the Sword that exalts you! Your enemies shall come fawning and cringing, and submit feigned obedience to you, and you shall march on their high places.

Psalm 33:12

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the nation whose God is the Lord, the people He has chosen as His heritage.

Psalm 39:7

And now, Lord, what do I wait for and expect? My hope and expectation are in You.

Psalm 46:7

The Lord of hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our Refuge (our Fortress and High Tower). Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Psalm 46:11

The Lord of hosts is with us; the God of Jacob is our Refuge (our High Tower and Stronghold). Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Psalm 84:8

O Lord God of hosts, hear my prayer; give ear, O God of Jacob! Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

Psalm 84:12

O Lord of hosts, blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man who trusts in You [leaning and believing on You, committing all and confidently looking to You, and that without fear or misgiving]!

Jeremiah 17:7-8

[Most] blessed is the man who believes in, trusts in, and relies on the Lord, and whose hope and confidence the Lord is.

1 Peter 1:21

Through Him you believe in (adhere to, rely on) God, Who raised Him up from the dead and gave Him honor and glory, so that your faith and hope are [centered and rest] in God.

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