Parallel Verses

Lexham Expanded Bible

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

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

A Davidic psalm.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

King James 2000

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

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 Yahweh is my shepherd; I will not lack [for anything]. 2 In grassy pastures he makes me lie down; by quiet waters he leads me.

Cross References

Isaiah 40:11

He will feed his flock like a shepherd; he will gather [the] lambs in his arm, and he will carry [them] in his bosom; he will lead those who nurse.

John 10:11

"I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

Philippians 4:19

And my God will fulfill your every need according to his riches in glory in Christ Jesus.

Matthew 6:33

But seek first his kingdom and righteousness, and all these [things] will be added to you.

Psalm 34:9-10

Fear Yahweh, [you] his saints, for there is no lack for [those who] fear him.

Ezekiel 34:11-12

" 'For thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I, even I, will seek my flock, and I will look after them,

Hebrews 13:5-6

Your lifestyle [must be] free from the love of money, being content with what you have. For he himself has said, "I will never desert you, and I will never abandon you."

1 Peter 2:25

For you were going astray like sheep, but you have turned back now to the shepherd and guardian of your souls.

John 10:14

"I am the good shepherd, and I know my [own], and my [own] know me,

John 10:27-30

My sheep listen to my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.

Romans 8:32

Indeed, [he] who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all, how will he not also, together with him, freely give us all [things]?

Psalm 84:11

Because Yahweh God [is] a sun and a shield; Yahweh gives grace and honor. He does not withhold good from those who walk blamelessly.

Ezekiel 34:23-24

And I will set up over them one shepherd, and he will feed them; [that is], my servant David. He will feed them, and he will be for them as a shepherd.

Micah 5:2

But you, O Bethlehem Ephrathah, [too] small to be among the clans of Judah, from you one will go out for me, to be ruler in Israel; and his origins [are] from of old, from ancient days.

Luke 12:30-32

For all the nations of the world seek after these [things], and your Father knows that you need these [things].

Hebrews 13:20

Now may the God of peace, who brought up from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood of the eternal covenant,

1 Peter 5:4

And [when] the chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the unfading crown of glory.

Revelation 7:17

because the Lamb [who is] in the midst of the throne will shepherd them and will lead them to springs of living waters, and God will wipe away every tear from their eyes."

Psalm 78:52

Then he led out his people like sheep and guided them like a herd in the wilderness.

Psalm 79:13-1

Then we, your people and the flock of your pasture, we will give thanks to you forever. {Generation after generation} we will tell of your praise.

Jeremiah 23:3-4

"Then I myself will gather together the remnant of my flock from all the lands where I have driven them, and I will bring them back to their grazing place, and they will be fruitful, and they will become numerous.

Jeremiah 31:10

Hear the word of Yahweh, nations, and declare in the coastlands from afar, and say, "The scatterer of Israel will gather him, and he will keep him as a shepherd his flock.

Micah 5:4

And he will stand and shepherd [his flock] in the strength of Yahweh, in the majesty of the name of Yahweh his God. And they will live, for now he will be great unto the ends of the earth.

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