Parallel Verses

King James 2000

[A Psalm of David.] The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not lack.

New American Standard Bible

The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.

King James Version

{A Psalm of David.} The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.

Holman Bible

The Lord is my shepherd; there is nothing I lack.

International Standard Version

The LORD is the one who is shepherding me; I lack nothing.

A Conservative Version

LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.

American Standard Version

Jehovah is my shepherd; I shall not want.


The Lord is my Shepherd [to feed, guide, and shield me], I shall not lack.

Bible in Basic English

The Lord takes care of me as his sheep; I will not be without any good thing.

Darby Translation

{A Psalm of David.} Jehovah is my shepherd; I shall not want.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.

Julia Smith Translation

Chanting of David. Jehovah my shepherd, and I shall not want

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh is my shepherd; I will not lack [for anything].

Modern King James verseion

A Psalm of David. Jehovah is my Shepherd; I shall not want.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{A Psalm of David} The LORD is my shepherd; I can want nothing.

NET Bible

A psalm of David. The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD is my shepherd: I shall lack nothing.

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh, is my shepherd - I shall not want:


A Psalm of David. The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.

World English Bible

Yahweh is my shepherd: I shall lack nothing.

Youngs Literal Translation

A Psalm of David. Jehovah is my shepherd, I do not lack,

Verse Picture


Devotionals about Psalm 23:1

Devotionals containing Psalm 23:1




Images Psalm 23:1

Prayers for Psalm 23:1

Context Readings

From Suffering To Praise

1 [A Psalm of David.] The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not lack. 2 He makes me to lie down in green pastures: he leads me beside the still waters.

Cross References

Isaiah 40:11

He shall feed his flock like a shepherd: he shall gather the lambs with his arm, and carry them in his bosom, and shall gently lead those that are with young.

John 10:11

I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd gives his life for the sheep.

Philippians 4:19

But my God shall supply all your need according to his riches in glory by Christ Jesus.

Matthew 6:33

But seek you first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

Psalm 34:9-10

O fear the LORD, you his saints: for there is no lack to them that fear him.

Ezekiel 34:11-12

For thus says the Lord GOD; Behold, I, even I, will both search for my sheep, and seek them out.

Hebrews 13:5-6

Let your conduct be without covetousness; and be content with such things as you have: for he has said, I will never leave you, nor forsake you.

1 Peter 2:25

For you were as sheep going astray; but are now returned unto the Shepherd and Bishop of your souls.

John 10:14

I am the good shepherd, and know my sheep, and am known of mine.

John 10:27-30

My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me:

Romans 8:32

He that spared not his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not with him also freely give us all things?

Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.

Ezekiel 34:23-24

And I will set up one shepherd over them, and he shall feed them, even my servant David; he shall feed them, and he shall be their shepherd.

Micah 5:2

But you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, though you be little among the thousands of Judah, yet out of you shall he come forth unto me that is to be ruler in Israel; whose goings forth have been from of old, from everlasting.

Luke 12:30-32

For all these things do the nations of the world seek after: and your Father knows that you have need of these things.

Hebrews 13:20

Now the God of peace, that brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant,

1 Peter 5:4

And when the chief Shepherd shall appear, you shall receive a crown of glory that fades not away.

Revelation 7:17

For the Lamb who is in the midst of the throne shall feed them, and shall lead them unto living fountains of waters: and God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes.

Psalm 78:52

But made his own people to go forth like sheep, and guided them in the wilderness like a flock.

Psalm 79:13-1

So we your people and sheep of your pasture will give you thanks forever: we will show forth your praise to all generations.

Jeremiah 23:3-4

And I will gather the remnant of my flock out of all countries where I have driven them, and will bring them again to their folds; and they shall be fruitful and increase.

Jeremiah 31:10

Hear the word of the LORD, O you nations, and declare it in the coastlands afar off, and say, He that scattered Israel will gather him, and keep him, as a shepherd does his flock.

Micah 5:4

And he shall stand and feed in the strength of the LORD, in the majesty of the name of the LORD his God; and they shall abide: for now shall he be great unto the ends of the earth.

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