Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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 Thou preparest a table before me in the presence of mine enemies: Thou hast anointed my head with oil; My cup runneth over. 6 Surely goodness and lovingkindness shall follow me all the days of my life; And I shall dwell in the house of Jehovah for ever.


Cross References

Psalm 21:4

He asked life of thee, thou gavest it him, Even length of days for ever and ever.

2 Corinthians 5:1

For we know that if the earthly house of our tabernacle be dissolved, we have a building from God, a house not made with hands, eternal, in the heavens.

2 Timothy 4:18

The Lord will deliver me from every evil work, and will save me unto his heavenly kingdom: to whom be the glory forever and ever. Amen.

Psalm 16:11

Thou wilt show me the path of life: In thy presence is fulness of joy; In thy right hand there are pleasures for evermore.

Psalm 17:15

As for me, I shall behold thy face in righteousness; I shall be satisfied, when I awake, with beholding thy form.

Psalm 27:4

One thing have I asked of Jehovah, that will I seek after; That I may dwell in the house of Jehovah all the days of my life, To behold the beauty of Jehovah, And to inquire in his temple.

Psalm 30:11-12

Thou hast turned for me my mourning into dancing; Thou hast loosed my sackcloth, and girded me with gladness;

Psalm 36:7-10

How precious is thy lovingkindness, O God! And the children of men take refuge under the shadow of thy wings.

Psalm 73:24-26

Thou wilt guide me with thy counsel, And afterward receive me to glory.

Psalm 103:17

But the lovingkindness of Jehovah is from everlasting to everlasting upon them that fear him, And his righteousness unto children's children;

2 Corinthians 1:10

who delivered us out of so great a death, and will deliver: on whom we have set our hope that he will also still deliver us;

Philippians 1:23

But I am in a strait betwixt the two, having the desire to depart and be with Christ; for it is very far better:

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