Parallel Verses

Amplified


He refreshes and restores my soul (life);
He leads me in the paths of righteousness
for His name’s sake.

New American Standard Bible

He restores my soul;
He guides me in the paths of righteousness
For His name’s sake.

King James Version

He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

Holman Bible

He renews my life;
He leads me along the right paths
for His name’s sake.

International Standard Version

He revives my life; he leads me in pathways that are righteous for the sake of his name.

A Conservative Version

He restores my soul. He guides me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

American Standard Version

He restoreth my soul: He guideth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

Darby Translation

He restoreth my soul; he leadeth me in paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

Julia Smith Translation

He will turn back my soul: he will guide me into the tracks of justice for sake of his name.

King James 2000

He restores my soul: he leads me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He restores my life. He leads me in {correct paths} for the sake of his name.

Modern King James verseion

He restores my soul; He leads me in paths of righteousness for His name's sake.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He quickeneth my soul, and bringeth me forth in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

NET Bible

He restores my strength. He leads me down the right paths for the sake of his reputation.

New Heart English Bible

He restores my soul. He guides me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

The Emphasized Bible

My life, he restoreth, He guideth me in right paths, for the sake of his Name.

Webster

He restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

World English Bible

He restores my soul. He guides me in the paths of righteousness for his name's sake.

Youngs Literal Translation

My soul He refresheth, He leadeth me in paths of righteousness, For His name's sake,

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 23:3

Images Psalm 23:3

Context Readings

The Good Shepherd

2
He lets me lie down in green pastures;
He leads me beside the still and quiet waters.
3 
He refreshes and restores my soul (life);
He leads me in the paths of righteousness
for His name’s sake.
4
Even though I walk through the [sunless] valley of the shadow of death,
I fear no evil, for You are with me;
Your rod [to protect] and Your staff [to guide], they comfort and console me.


Cross References

Psalm 5:8


O Lord, lead me in Your righteousness because of my enemies;
Make Your way straight (direct, right) before me.

Psalm 19:7


The law of the Lord is perfect (flawless), restoring and refreshing the soul;
The statutes of the Lord are reliable and trustworthy, making wise the simple.

Psalm 31:3


Yes, You are my rock and my fortress;
For Your name’s sake You will lead me and guide me.

Psalm 79:9


Help us, O God of our salvation, for the glory of Your name;
Rescue us, forgive us our sins for Your name’s sake.

Proverbs 8:20


“I, [Wisdom, continuously] walk in the way of righteousness,
In the midst of the paths of justice,

Ezekiel 20:14

But I acted for My Name’s sake, that it would not be profaned in the sight of the [pagan] nations in whose sight I had brought them out [of slavery].

Job 33:30


To bring his life back from the pit [of destruction],
That he may be enlightened with the light of the living.

Psalm 34:3


O magnify the Lord with me,
And let us lift up His name together.

Psalm 51:10


Create in me a clean heart, O God,
And renew a right and steadfast spirit within me.

Psalm 51:12


Restore to me the joy of Your salvation
And sustain me with a willing spirit.

Psalm 85:4-7


Restore us, O God of our salvation,
And cause Your indignation toward us to cease.

Psalm 85:13


Righteousness will go before Him
And will make His footsteps into a way [in which to walk].

Psalm 119:176


I have gone astray like a lost sheep;
Seek Your servant, for I do not forget Your commandments.

Psalm 143:8-10


Let me hear Your lovingkindness in the morning,
For I trust in You.
Teach me the way in which I should walk,
For I lift up my soul to You.

Proverbs 4:11


I have instructed you in the way of [skillful and godly] wisdom;
I have led you in upright paths.

Isaiah 42:16


“I will lead the blind by a way they do not know;
I will guide them in paths that they do not know.
I will make darkness into light before them
And rugged places into plains.
These things I will do [for them],
And I will not leave them abandoned or undone.”

Jeremiah 31:8


“Behold, I am bringing them from the north country,
And I will gather them from the remote parts of the earth,
Among them [will be] the blind and the lame,
The woman with child and she who labors in childbirth, together;
A great company, they will return here [to Jerusalem].

Jeremiah 32:37-42

Behold, I will gather them out of all countries to which I have driven them in My anger, in My wrath and in great indignation; and I will bring them back to this place and make them live in safety.

Hosea 14:4-9


I will heal their apostasy and faithlessness;
I will love them freely,
For My anger has turned away from Israel.

Micah 7:8-9


Do not rejoice over me [amid my tragedies], O my enemy!
Though I fall, I will rise;
Though I sit in the darkness [of distress], the Lord is a light for me.

Micah 7:18-19


Who is a God like You, who forgives wickedness
And passes over the rebellious acts of the remnant of His possession?
He does not retain His anger forever,
Because He [constantly] delights in mercy and lovingkindness.

Luke 22:31-32

“Simon, Simon (Peter), listen! Satan has demanded permission to sift [all of] you like grain;

Ephesians 1:6

to the praise of His glorious grace and favor, which He so freely bestowed on us in the Beloved [His Son, Jesus Christ].

Revelation 3:19

Those whom I [dearly and tenderly] love, I rebuke and discipline [showing them their faults and instructing them]; so be enthusiastic and repent [change your inner self—your old way of thinking, your sinful behavior—seek God’s will].

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