Parallel Verses

The Emphasized Bible

The precepts of Yahweh, are right, Rejoicing the heart, The, commandment of Yahweh, is pure, Enlightening the eyes;

New American Standard Bible

The precepts of the Lord are right, rejoicing the heart;
The commandment of the Lord is pure, enlightening the eyes.

King James Version

The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Holman Bible

The precepts of the Lord are right,
making the heart glad;
the command of the Lord is radiant,
making the eyes light up.

International Standard Version

The precepts of the LORD are upright, making the heart rejoice. The commandment of the LORD is pure, giving light to the eyes.

A Conservative Version

The precepts of LORD are right, rejoicing the heart. The commandment of LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

American Standard Version

The precepts of Jehovah are right, rejoicing the heart: The commandment of Jehovah is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Amplified


The precepts of the Lord are right, bringing joy to the heart;
The commandment of the Lord is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Bible in Basic English

The orders of the Lord are right, making glad the heart: the rule of the Lord is holy, giving light to the eyes.

Darby Translation

The precepts of Jehovah are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of Jehovah is pure, enlightening the eyes;

Julia Smith Translation

The mandates of Jehovah are straight, rejoicing the heart: the command of Jehovah pure, enlightening the eyes.

King James 2000

The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

The precepts of Yahweh [are] right, making [the] heart rejoice. The command of Yahweh [is] pure, enlightening [the] eyes.

Modern King James verseion

The Precepts of Jehovah are right, rejoicing the heart; the Commandments of Jehovah are pure, giving light to the eyes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The statutes of the LORD are right, and rejoice the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, and giveth light unto the eyes.

NET Bible

The Lord's precepts are fair and make one joyful. The Lord's commands are pure and give insight for life.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD's precepts are right, rejoicing the heart. The LORD's commandment is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Webster

The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart: the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.

World English Bible

Yahweh's precepts are right, rejoicing the heart. Yahweh's commandment is pure, enlightening the eyes.

Youngs Literal Translation

The precepts of Jehovah are upright, Rejoicing the heart, The command of Jehovah is pure, enlightening the eyes,

References

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Context Readings

The Witness Of Creation And Scripture

7 The, law of Yahweh, is complete, Bringing back the soul, The, testimony of Yahweh, is confirmed, Making wise the simple; 8 The precepts of Yahweh, are right, Rejoicing the heart, The, commandment of Yahweh, is pure, Enlightening the eyes; 9 The, reverence of Yahweh, is clean, Enduring evermore, - The, decisions of Yahweh, are faithful, They are righteous, altogether:


Cross References

Psalm 12:6

The words of Yahweh, are words, that are pure, silver refined in a crucible of earth, purified seven times!

Psalm 119:128

For this cause, all thy precepts concerning all things, I deem right, Every way of falsehood, I hate.

Psalm 13:3

Have regard! answer me O Yahweh my God, - Light up mine eyes, lest I sleep on into death:

Psalm 119:14

In the way of thy testimonies, have I rejoiced, Like as over all riches.

Psalm 119:80

Let my heart be thorough in thy statutes, that I may not be ashamed.

Psalm 119:105

[NUN] A lamp to my feet, is thy word, and a light to my path.

Genesis 26:5

Because that Abraham hearkened unto my voice, - and so kept my charge, my commandments my statutes and my laws.

Exodus 18:16

When they have a matter, they come in unto me, then do I judge between a man and his neighbour, - and make known the statutes of God and his laws.

Deuteronomy 4:5-6

See! I have taught you statutes, and regulations, as Yahweh my God commanded me, - that ye should do so, in the midst of the land whereinto ye are entering to possess it.

Deuteronomy 12:11-12

then shall it be, that unto the place which Yahweh your God shall choose to make a habitation for his name there, thither, shall ye bring in all that I am commanding you, - your ascending-offerings and your sacrifices your tithes and the heave-offering of your hand, and all your chosen vow-offerings which ye shall vow unto Yahweh.

Deuteronomy 16:11

So shalt thou rejoice before Yahweh thy God - thou, and thy son and thy daughter and thy servant and thy handmaid, and the Levite who is within thy gates, and the sojourner, and the fatherless and the widow who are in thy midst, - in the place which Yahweh thy God shall choose, to make a habitation for his name there.

Deuteronomy 16:14

And thou shalt rejoice in thy festival, - thou, and thy son and thy daughter, and thy servant and thy handmaid, and the Levite and the sojourner, and the fatherless and the widow, who are within thy gates.

Nehemiah 9:13

And, upon Mount Sinai, camest thou down, and spakest with them out of the heavens, - and gavest them just regulations, and faithful laws, good statutes and commandments.

Psalm 40:8

To do thy good-pleasure, O my God, is my delight, And, thy law, is in the midst of mine inward parts:

Psalm 105:45

In order that they might observe his statutes, And, over his laws, might keep watch, Praise ye Yah.

Psalm 119:12

Blessed art thou, O Yahweh - Teach me thy statutes.

Psalm 119:16

In thy statutes, will I find my dear delight, I will not forget thy word.

Psalm 119:24

Yea, thy testimonies, are my dear delight, My counsellors.

Psalm 119:40

Lo! I have longed for thy precepts, In thy righteousness, give me life.

Psalm 119:54

Songs, have thy statutes become to me, in my house of sojourn.

Psalm 119:92

Had not thy law been my dear delight, then, had I perished in mine affliction.

Psalm 119:98-100

Beyond mine enemies, will thy commandment make me wise, for, age-abidingly, shall it be mine.

Psalm 119:121

[AYIN] I have done justice and righteousness, - Do not leave me to mine oppressors.

Psalm 119:130

The opening of thy words, sheddeth light, Giving understanding to the simple.

Psalm 119:143

Straitness and distress, have befallen me, Thy commandments, are my dear delights.

Psalm 119:171

My lips, shall pour out, praise, When thou shalt teach me thy statutes.

Proverbs 2:6

For, Yahweh, giveth wisdom, out of his mouth, knowledge and understanding;

Proverbs 6:23

For, a lamp, is the commandment, and, the instruction, a light, and, the way of life, are the reproofs of correction:

Proverbs 30:5

Every saying of God is refined, A shield, is, he, to them who seek refuge in him.

Isaiah 64:5

Yet didst thou meet Him who was rejoicing and working righteousness, Even them who in thy ways, remembered thee, - Lo! thou, hast been vexed, And truly we had sinned, Among them, was the prospect of an age to come , That we might be saved.

Jeremiah 15:16

Thy words, were found, and I did eat them, Then became thy words unto me the joy and gladness of my heart, - For thy Name hath been called upon me, O Yahweh God of hosts!

Ezekiel 36:27

And my spirit, will I put within you, And will cause That in my statutes, ye shall walk, And my regulations, ye shall observe, and do;

Romans 2:17-20

If, however, thou, art taking the name of Jew, and resting thyself upon law, and boasting in God,

Romans 3:20

Inasmuch as, by works of law, shall no flesh be declared righteous before him, - through law, in fact, is discovery of sin.

Romans 7:7

What, then, shall we say? Is the law sin? Far be it! On the contrary, I had not discovered, sin, save through law, for even, of coveting, I had not been aware if, the law, had not kept on saying - Thou shall not covet;

Romans 7:12-14

So that, the law, indeed, is holy, and the commandment, holy, and righteous and good.

Romans 7:22

I have, in fact, a sympathetic pleasure in the law of God; according to the inner man.

Galatians 2:19

For, I, through means of law, unto law, died, that, unto God, I might live: -

Galatians 3:10-13

For, as many as are of works of law, are, under a curse, - for it is written - Accursed, is everyone that continueth not in all things that are written in the book of the law to do them.

Galatians 3:21

Is, the law, then, against the promises of God? Far be it! For, if a law had been given, which had been able to give life, verily, in law, would have been our righteousness;

Nehemiah 8:12

And all the people went their way, to eat and to drink, and to send portions, and to make great rejoicing, - because they had understood the words which were made known unto them.

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