Parallel Verses

Amplified

O Lord the king will delight in Your strength,
And in Your salvation how greatly will he rejoice!

New American Standard Bible

For the choir director. A Psalm of David.
O Lord, in Your strength the king will be glad,
And in Your salvation how greatly he will rejoice!

King James Version

{To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.} The king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!

Holman Bible

For the choir director. A Davidic psalm.Lord, the king finds joy in Your strength.
How greatly he rejoices in Your victory!

International Standard Version

The king rejoices in your strength, LORD. How greatly he rejoices in your deliverance.

A Conservative Version

The king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD. And in thy salvation how greatly he shall rejoice!

American Standard Version

The king shall joy in thy strength, O Jehovah; And in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!

Bible in Basic English

The king will be glad in your strength, O Lord; how great will be his delight in your salvation!

Darby Translation

{To the chief Musician. A Psalm of David.} The king shall joy in thy strength, Jehovah; and in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice.

Julia Smith Translation

To the overseer; chanting of David. O Jehovah, in thy strength shall the king rejoice; and in thy salvation how shall he greatly exult

King James 2000

[To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David.] The king shall joy in your strength, O LORD; and in your salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!

Lexham Expanded Bible

O Yahweh, [the] king will rejoice in your strength, and how greatly he will delight in your help.

Modern King James verseion

To the Chief Musician. A Psalm of David. The king shall rejoice in Your strength, O Jehovah; and in Your salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{To the Chanter, a Psalm of David} The King shall rejoice in thy strength, O LORD; exceeding glad shall he be of thy salvation.

NET Bible

For the music director; a psalm of David. O Lord, the king rejoices in the strength you give; he takes great delight in the deliverance you provide.

New Heart English Bible

The king rejoices in your strength, LORD. How greatly he rejoices in your salvation.

The Emphasized Bible

O Yahweh, in thy strength, will the king rejoice, and, in thy salvation, how greatly will he exult!

Webster

To the chief Musician, a Psalm of David. The king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!

World English Bible

The king rejoices in your strength, Yahweh! How greatly he rejoices in your salvation!

Youngs Literal Translation

To the Overseer. -- A Psalm of David. Jehovah, in Thy strength is the king joyful, In Thy salvation how greatly he rejoiceth.

References

Hastings

Joy

Images Psalm 21:1

Prayers for Psalm 21:1

Context Readings

Deliverance In Battle

1 O Lord the king will delight in Your strength,
And in Your salvation how greatly will he rejoice!
2
You have given him his heart’s desire,
And You have not withheld the request of his lips. Selah.



Cross References

Psalm 28:7


The Lord is my strength and my [impenetrable] shield;
My heart trusts [with unwavering confidence] in Him, and I am helped;
Therefore my heart greatly rejoices,
And with my song I shall thank Him and praise Him.

Psalm 2:6


“Yet as for Me, I have anointed and firmly installed My King
Upon Zion, My holy mountain.”

Psalm 20:5-6


We will sing joyously over your victory,
And in the name of our God we will set up our banners.
May the Lord fulfill all your petitions.

Psalm 20:9


O Lord, save [the king];
May the King answer us in the day we call.

Psalm 59:16-17


But as for me, I will sing of Your mighty strength and power;
Yes, I will sing joyfully of Your lovingkindness in the morning;
For You have been my stronghold
And a refuge in the day of my distress.

Psalm 62:7


On God my salvation and my glory rest;
He is my rock of [unyielding] strength, my refuge is in God.

Psalm 63:11


But the king will rejoice in God;
Everyone who swears by Him [honoring the true God, acknowledging His authority and majesty] will glory,
For the mouths of those who speak lies will be stopped.

Psalm 71:17-2


O God, You have taught me from my youth,
And I still declare Your wondrous works and miraculous deeds.

Psalm 95:1

O come, let us sing joyfully to the Lord;
Let us shout joyfully to the rock of our salvation.

Psalm 99:4


The strength of the King loves justice and righteous judgment;
You have established fairness;
You have executed justice and righteousness in Jacob (Israel).

Psalm 118:14-15


The Lord is my strength and song,
And He has become my salvation.

Isaiah 9:6-7


For to us a Child shall be born, to us a Son shall be given;
And the government shall be upon His shoulder,
And His name shall be called Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God,
Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Matthew 2:2

“Where is He who has been born King of the Jews? For we have seen His star in the east and have come to worship Him.”

Hebrews 12:2

[looking away from all that will distract us and] focusing our eyes on Jesus, who is the Author and Perfecter of faith [the first incentive for our belief and the One who brings our faith to maturity], who for the joy [of accomplishing the goal] set before Him endured the cross, disregarding the shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God [revealing His deity, His authority, and the completion of His work].

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