Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For the LORD takes pleasure in His people; He will beautify the afflicted ones with salvation.

King James Version

For the LORD taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.

Holman Bible

For the Lord takes pleasure in His people; He adorns the humble with salvation.

International Standard Version

For the LORD is pleased with his people; he beautifies the afflicted with salvation.

A Conservative Version

For LORD takes pleasure in his people. He will beautify the meek with salvation.

American Standard Version

For Jehovah taketh pleasure in his people: He will beautify the meek with salvation.

Amplified

For the Lord takes pleasure in His people; He will beautify the humble with salvation and adorn the wretched with victory.

Bible in Basic English

For the Lord has pleasure in his people: he gives the poor in spirit a crown of salvation.

Darby Translation

For Jehovah taketh pleasure in his people; he beautifieth the meek with salvation.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For the LORD takes pleasure in his people; he will beautify the humble with saving health.

Julia Smith Translation

For Jehovah delighted in his people: he will adorn the humble in salvation.

King James 2000

For the LORD takes pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For Yahweh takes pleasure in his people; he glorifies [the] afflicted with salvation.

Modern King James verseion

For Jehovah takes pleasure in His people; He will beautify the meek with salvation.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

For the LORD hath pleasure in his people, and helpeth the meek hearted.

NET Bible

For the Lord takes delight in his people; he exalts the oppressed by delivering them.

New Heart English Bible

For the LORD takes pleasure in his people. He crowns the humble with salvation.

The Emphasized Bible

For Yahweh is taking pleasure in his people, He will beautify humbled ones with victory.

Webster

For the LORD taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.

World English Bible

For Yahweh takes pleasure in his people. He crowns the humble with salvation.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Jehovah is pleased with His people, He beautifieth the humble with salvation.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
For the Lord

Usage: 0

עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

he will beautify
פּאר 
Pa'ar 
Usage: 14

the meek
עניו ענו 
`anav 
Usage: 21

Context Readings

Praise To God For His Future Judgment

3 Let them praise His name with dancing; Let them sing praises to Him with timbrel and lyre. 4 For the LORD takes pleasure in His people; He will beautify the afflicted ones with salvation. 5 Let the godly ones exult in glory; Let them sing for joy on their beds.


Cross References

Psalm 35:27

Let them shout for joy and rejoice, who favor my vindication; And let them say continually, "The LORD be magnified, Who delights in the prosperity of His servant."

Psalm 132:16

"Her priests also I will clothe with salvation, And her godly ones will sing aloud for joy.

Psalm 147:11

The LORD favors those who fear Him, Those who wait for His lovingkindness.

Psalm 22:8

"Commit yourself to the LORD; let Him deliver him; Let Him rescue him, because He delights in him."

Psalm 90:17

Let the favor of the Lord our God be upon us; And confirm for us the work of our hands; Yes, confirm the work of our hands.

Psalm 117:2

For His lovingkindness is great toward us, And the truth of the LORD is everlasting. Praise the LORD!

Proverbs 11:20

The perverse in heart are an abomination to the LORD, But the blameless in their walk are His delight.

Isaiah 61:1-3

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me, Because the LORD has anointed me To bring good news to the afflicted; He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, To proclaim liberty to captives And freedom to prisoners;

Isaiah 61:10

I will rejoice greatly in the LORD, My soul will exult in my God; For He has clothed me with garments of salvation, He has wrapped me with a robe of righteousness, As a bridegroom decks himself with a garland, And as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

Isaiah 62:4-5

It will no longer be said to you, "Forsaken," Nor to your land will it any longer be said, "Desolate"; But you will be called, "My delight is in her," And your land, "Married"; For the LORD delights in you, And to Him your land will be married.

Jeremiah 32:41

"I will rejoice over them to do them good and will faithfully plant them in this land with all My heart and with all My soul.

Zephaniah 3:17

"The LORD your God is in your midst, A victorious warrior He will exult over you with joy, He will be quiet in His love, He will rejoice over you with shouts of joy.

Hebrews 12:10

For they disciplined us for a short time as seemed best to them, but He disciplines us for our good, so that we may share His holiness.

1 Peter 3:4

but let it be the hidden person of the heart, with the imperishable quality of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is precious in the sight of God.

1 Peter 5:5

You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE.

Revelation 7:14

I said to him, "My lord, you know." And he said to me, "These are the ones who come out of the great tribulation, and they have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.



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