Parallel Verses

Amplified

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

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 Yahweh 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.

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

in his people
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 in chorus and choir and with the [single or group] dance; let them sing praises to Him with the tambourine and lyre! 4 For the Lord takes pleasure in His people; He will beautify the humble with salvation and adorn the wretched with victory. 5 Let the saints be joyful in the glory and beauty [which God confers upon them]; let them sing for joy upon their beds.


Cross References

Psalm 35:27

Let those who favor my righteous cause and have pleasure in my uprightness shout for joy and be glad and say continually, Let the Lord be magnified, Who takes pleasure in the prosperity of His servant.

Psalm 132:16

Her priests also will I clothe with salvation, and her saints shall shout aloud for joy.

Psalm 147:11

The Lord takes pleasure in those who reverently and worshipfully fear Him, in those who hope in His mercy and loving-kindness.

Psalm 22:8

He trusted and rolled himself on the Lord, that He would deliver him. Let Him deliver him, seeing that He delights in him!

Psalm 90:17

And let the beauty and delightfulness and favor of the Lord our God be upon us; confirm and establish the work of our hands -- "yes, the work of our hands, confirm and establish it.

Psalm 117:2

For His mercy and loving-kindness are great toward us, and the truth and faithfulness of the Lord endure forever. Praise the Lord! (Hallelujah!)

Proverbs 11:20

They who are willfully contrary in heart are extremely disgusting and shamefully vile in the eyes of the Lord, but such as are blameless and wholehearted in their ways are His delight!

Isaiah 61:1-3

The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed and qualified me to preach the Gospel of good tidings to the meek, the poor, and afflicted; He has sent me to bind up and heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the [physical and spiritual] captives and the opening of the prison and of the eyes to those who are bound,

Isaiah 61:10

I will greatly rejoice in the Lord, my soul will exult in my God; for He has clothed me with the garments of salvation, He has covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decks himself with a garland, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.

Isaiah 62:4-5

You [Judah] shall no more be termed Forsaken, nor shall your land be called Desolate any more. But you shall be called Hephzibah [My delight is in her], and your land be called Beulah [married]; for the Lord delights in you, and your land shall be married [owned and protected by the Lord].

Jeremiah 32:41

Yes, I will rejoice over them to do them good, and I will plant them in this land assuredly and in truth with My whole heart and with My whole being.

Zephaniah 3:17

The Lord your God is in the midst of you, a Mighty One, a Savior [Who saves]! He will rejoice over you with joy; He will rest [in silent satisfaction] and in His love He will be silent and make no mention [of past sins, or even recall them]; He will exult over you with singing.

Hebrews 12:10

For [our earthly fathers] disciplined us for only a short period of time and chastised us as seemed proper and good to them; but He disciplines us for our certain good, that we may become sharers in His own holiness.

1 Peter 3:4

But let it be the inward adorning and beauty of the hidden person of the heart, with the incorruptible and unfading charm of a gentle and peaceful spirit, which [is not anxious or wrought up, but] is very precious in the sight of God.

1 Peter 5:5

Likewise, you who are younger and of lesser rank, be subject to the elders (the ministers and spiritual guides of the church) -- "[giving them due respect and yielding to their counsel]. Clothe (apron) yourselves, all of you, with humility [as the garb of a servant, so that its covering cannot possibly be stripped from you, with freedom from pride and arrogance] toward one another. For God sets Himself against the proud (the insolent, the overbearing, the disdainful, the presumptuous, the boastful) -- "[and He opposes, frustrates, and defeats them], but gives grace (favor, blessing) to the humble.

Revelation 7:14

I replied, Sir, you know. And he said to me, These are they who have come out of the great tribulation (persecution), and have washed their robes and made them white in the blood of the Lamb.

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