Parallel Verses

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

O Lord the king will delight in Your strength,
And in Your salvation how greatly will 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 The king shall joy in thy strength, O Jehovah; And in thy salvation how greatly shall he rejoice! 2 Thou hast given him his heart's desire, And hast not withholden the request of his lips. Selah



Cross References

Psalm 28:7

Jehovah is my strength and my shield; My heart hath trusted in him, and I am helped: Therefore my heart greatly rejoiceth; And with my song will I praise him.

Psalm 2:6

Yet I have set my king Upon my holy hill of Zion.

Psalm 20:5-6

We will triumph in thy salvation, And in the name of our God we will set up our banners: Jehovah fulfil all thy petitions.

Psalm 20:9

Save, Jehovah: Let the King answer us when we call.

Psalm 59:16-17

But I will sing of thy strength; Yea, I will sing aloud of thy lovingkindness in the morning: For thou hast been my high tower, And a refuge in the day of my distress.

Psalm 62:7

With God is my salvation and my glory: The rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God.

Psalm 63:11

But the king shall rejoice in God: Every one that sweareth by him shall glory; For the mouth of them that speak lies shall be stopped.

Psalm 71:17-2

O God, thou hast taught me from my youth; And hitherto have I declared thy wondrous works.

Psalm 95:1

Oh come, let us sing unto Jehovah; Let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation.

Psalm 99:4

The king's strength also loveth justice; Thou dost establish equity; Thou executest justice and righteousness in Jacob.

Psalm 118:14-15

Jehovah is my strength and song; And he is become my salvation.

Isaiah 9:6-7

For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given; and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counsellor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.

Matthew 2:2

Where is he that is born King of the Jews? for we saw his star in the east, and are come to worship him.

Hebrews 12:2

looking unto Jesus the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising shame, and hath sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.

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