Parallel Verses

Amplified

Surely or only goodness, mercy, and unfailing love shall follow me all the days of my life, and through the length of my days the house of the Lord [and His presence] shall be my dwelling place.

New American Standard Bible

Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, And I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.

King James Version

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.

Holman Bible

Only goodness and faithful love will pursue me
all the days of my life,
and I will dwell in the house of the Lord
as long as I live.

International Standard Version

Truly, goodness and gracious love will pursue me all the days of my life, and I will remain in the LORD's Temple forever. A Davidic Psalm.

A Conservative Version

Surely goodness and loving kindness shall follow me all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of LORD forever.

American Standard Version

Surely goodness and lovingkindness shall follow me all the days of my life; And I shall dwell in the house of Jehovah for ever.

Darby Translation

Surely, goodness and loving-kindness shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of Jehovah for the length of the days.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will rest in the house of the LORD for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

Surely goodness and mercy, shall pursue me all the days of my life: and I dwelt in the house of Jehovah to the length of days.

King James 2000

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Surely goodness and loyal love will pursue me all the days of my life, and I will stay in the house of Yahweh {for a very long time}.

Modern King James verseion

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I shall dwell in the house of Jehovah forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O let thy loving-kindness and mercy follow me all the days of my life, that I may dwell in the house of the LORD forever.

NET Bible

Surely your goodness and faithfulness will pursue me all my days, and I will live in the Lord's house for the rest of my life.

New Heart English Bible

Surely goodness and loving kindness shall follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the LORD's house forever.

The Emphasized Bible

Surely, goodness and lovingkindness, will pursue me, all the days of my life, and I shall dwell in the house of Yahweh, evermore.

Webster

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.

World English Bible

Surely goodness and loving kindness shall follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in Yahweh's house forever. A Psalm by David.

Youngs Literal Translation

Only -- goodness and kindness pursue me, All the days of my life, And my dwelling is in the house of Jehovah, For a length of days!

References

Fausets

Smith

Context Readings

The Good Shepherd

5 You prepare a table before me in the presence of my enemies. You anoint my head with oil; my [brimming] cup runs over. 6 Surely or only goodness, mercy, and unfailing love shall follow me all the days of my life, and through the length of my days the house of the Lord [and His presence] shall be my dwelling place.


Cross References

Psalm 21:4

He asked life of You, and You gave it to him -- "long life forever and evermore.

2 Corinthians 5:1

For we know that if the tent which is our earthly home is destroyed (dissolved), we have from God a building, a house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens.

2 Timothy 4:18

[And indeed] the Lord will certainly deliver and draw me to Himself from every assault of evil. He will preserve and bring me safe unto His heavenly kingdom. To Him be the glory forever and ever. Amen (so be it).

Psalm 16:11

You will show me the path of life; in Your presence is fullness of joy, at Your right hand there are pleasures forevermore.

Psalm 17:15

As for me, I will continue beholding Your face in righteousness (rightness, justice, and right standing with You); I shall be fully satisfied, when I awake [to find myself] beholding Your form [and having sweet communion with You].

Psalm 27:4

One thing have I asked of the Lord, that will I seek, inquire for, and [insistently] require: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord [in His presence] all the days of my life, to behold and gaze upon the beauty [the sweet attractiveness and the delightful loveliness] of the Lord and to meditate, consider, and inquire in His temple.

Psalm 30:11-12

You have turned my mourning into dancing for me; You have put off my sackcloth and girded me with gladness,

Psalm 36:7-10

How precious is Your steadfast love, O God! The children of men take refuge and put their trust under the shadow of Your wings.

Psalm 73:24-26

You will guide me with Your counsel, and afterward receive me to honor and glory.

Psalm 103:17

But the mercy and loving-kindness of the Lord are from everlasting to everlasting upon those who reverently and worshipfully fear Him, and His righteousness is to children's children -- "

2 Corinthians 1:10

[For it is He] Who rescued and saved us from such a perilous death, and He will still rescue and save us; in and on Him we have set our hope (our joyful and confident expectation) that He will again deliver us [from danger and destruction and draw us to Himself],

Philippians 1:23

But I am hard pressed between the two. My yearning desire is to depart (to be free of this world, to set forth) and be with Christ, for that is far, far better;

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