Parallel Verses

Amplified

As for me, I will continue beholding Your face in righteousness (rightness, justice, and right standing with You); I shall be fully satisfied, when I awake [to find myself] beholding Your form [and having sweet communion with You].

New American Standard Bible

As for me, I shall behold Your face in righteousness; I will be satisfied with Your likeness when I awake.

King James Version

As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.

Holman Bible

But I will see Your face in righteousness;
when I awake, I will be satisfied with Your presence.

International Standard Version

But as for me, justified, I will behold your face; when I awake, your presence will satisfy me. To the Director: By the servant of the LORD, David, who spoke the words of this song to the LORD on the day when the LORD delivered him from the hands of all his enemies and from the hand of Saul.

A Conservative Version

As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness. I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy form.

American Standard Version

As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with beholding thy form.

Darby Translation

As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

As for me, I will behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied when I awake with thy likeness.

Julia Smith Translation

I in justice shall see thy face: I shall be satisfied in awaking with thine appearance.

King James 2000

As for me, I will behold your face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with your likeness.

Lexham Expanded Bible

[By contrast,] I in righteousness shall see your face. Upon awakening I will be satisfied [seeing] your form.

Modern King James verseion

As for me, I will behold Your face in righteousness; when I awake, I shall be satisfied with Your image.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

They have children at their desire, and leave the rest of their substance for their babes. But as for me, I shall behold thy presence in righteousness: and when I awake up after thy likeness, I shall be satisfied with it.

NET Bible

As for me, because I am innocent I will see your face; when I awake you will reveal yourself to me.

New Heart English Bible

As for me, I shall see your face in righteousness. I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with seeing your form.

The Emphasized Bible

I, in righteousness, shall behold thy face, Shall be satisfied when awakened by a vision of thee.

Webster

As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness: I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with thy likeness.

World English Bible

As for me, I shall see your face in righteousness. I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with seeing your form. For the Chief Musician. By David the servant of Yahweh, who spoke to Yahweh the words of this song in the day that Yahweh delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul. He said,

Youngs Literal Translation

I -- in righteousness, I see Thy face; I am satisfied, in awaking, with Thy form!

Devotionals

Devotionals containing Psalm 17:15

References

Images Psalm 17:15

Prayers for Psalm 17:15

Context Readings

In The Shadow Of Your Wings

14 From men by Your hand, O Lord, from men of this world [these poor moths of the night] whose portion in life is idle and vain. Their bellies are filled with Your hidden treasure [what You have stored up]; their children are satiated, and they leave the rest [of their] wealth to their babes. 15 As for me, I will continue beholding Your face in righteousness (rightness, justice, and right standing with You); I shall be fully satisfied, when I awake [to find myself] beholding Your form [and having sweet communion with You].


Cross References

Psalm 16:11

You will show me the path of life; in Your presence is fullness of joy, at Your right hand there are pleasures forevermore.

Psalm 11:7

For the Lord is [rigidly] righteous, He loves righteous deeds; the upright shall behold His face, or He beholds the upright.

Job 19:26-27

And after my skin, even this body, has been destroyed, then from my flesh or without it I shall see God,

Isaiah 26:19

Your dead shall live [O Lord]; the bodies of our dead [saints] shall rise. You who dwell in the dust, awake and sing for joy! For Your dew [O Lord] is a dew of [sparkling] light [heavenly, supernatural dew]; and the earth shall cast forth the dead [to life again; for on the land of the shades of the dead You will let Your dew fall].

Genesis 1:26-27

God said, Let Us [Father, Son, and Holy Spirit] make mankind in Our image, after Our likeness, and let them have complete authority over the fish of the sea, the birds of the air, the [tame] beasts, and over all of the earth, and over everything that creeps upon the earth.

Numbers 12:8

With him I speak mouth to mouth [directly], clearly and not in dark speeches; and he beholds the form of the Lord. Why then were you not afraid to speak against My servant Moses?

Joshua 24:15

And if it seems evil to you to serve the Lord, choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods which your fathers served on the other side of the River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you dwell; but as for me and my house, we will serve the Lord.

Job 14:12

So man lies down and does not rise [to his former state]. Till the heavens are no more, men will not awake nor be raised [physically] out of their sleep.

Psalm 4:6-7

Many say, Oh, that we might see some good! Lift up the light of Your countenance upon us, O Lord.

Psalm 5:7

But as for me, I will enter Your house through the abundance of Your steadfast love and mercy; I will worship toward and at Your holy temple in reverent fear and awe of You.

Psalm 36:8-9

They relish and feast on the abundance of Your house; and You cause them to drink of the stream of Your pleasures.

Psalm 49:14

Like sheep they are appointed for Sheol (the place of the dead); death shall be their shepherd. And the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning; and their form and beauty shall be consumed, for Sheol shall be their dwelling.

Psalm 65:4

Blessed (happy, fortunate, to be envied) is the man whom You choose and cause to come near, that he may dwell in Your courts! We shall be satisfied with the goodness of Your house, Your holy temple.

Psalm 119:111

Your testimonies have I taken as a heritage forever, for they are the rejoicing of my heart.

Matthew 5:6

Blessed and fortunate and happy and spiritually prosperous (in that state in which the born-again child of God enjoys His favor and salvation) are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God), for they shall be completely satisfied!

Matthew 27:52-53

The tombs were opened and many bodies of the saints who had fallen asleep in death were raised [to life];

2 Corinthians 3:18

And all of us, as with unveiled face, [because we] continued to behold [in the Word of God] as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are constantly being transfigured into His very own image in ever increasing splendor and from one degree of glory to another; [for this comes] from the Lord [Who is] the Spirit.

Philippians 3:21

Who will transform and fashion anew the body of our humiliation to conform to and be like the body of His glory and majesty, by exerting that power which enables Him even to subject everything to Himself.

1 John 3:2-3

Beloved, we are [even here and] now God's children; it is not yet disclosed (made clear) what we shall be [hereafter], but we know that when He comes and is manifested, we shall [ as God's children] resemble and be like Him, for we shall see Him just as He [really] is.

Revelation 7:16-17

They shall hunger no more, neither thirst any more; neither shall the sun smite them, nor any scorching heat.

Revelation 21:3-4

Then I heard a mighty voice from the throne and I perceived its distinct words, saying, See! The abode of God is with men, and He will live (encamp, tent) among them; and they shall be His people, and God shall personally be with them and be their God.

Revelation 21:23

And the city has no need of the sun nor of the moon to give light to it, for the splendor and radiance (glory) of God illuminate it, and the Lamb is its lamp.

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