Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

But the humble will inherit the land and will enjoy abundant prosperity.

New American Standard Bible

But the humble will inherit the land And will delight themselves in abundant prosperity.

King James Version

But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

International Standard Version

The humble will inherit the land; they will take in abundant peace.

A Conservative Version

But the meek shall inherit the land, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

American Standard Version

But the meek shall inherit the land, And shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

Amplified

But the meek [in the end] shall inherit the earth and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

Bible in Basic English

But the gentle will have the earth for their heritage; they will take their delight in peace without measure.

Darby Translation

But the meek shall possess the land, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of prosperity.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But the meek shall inherit the earth and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

Julia Smith Translation

And the humble shall inherit the earth, and they delighted themselves for the multitude of peace.

King James 2000

But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But [the] afflicted will possess [the] land, and they will take pleasure in an abundance of peace.

Modern King James verseion

But the meek shall inherit the earth, and shall delight themselves in the overflowing of peace.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But the meek spirited shall possess the earth, and shall be refreshed in the multitude of peace.

NET Bible

But the oppressed will possess the land and enjoy great prosperity.

New Heart English Bible

But the humble shall inherit the land, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

The Emphasized Bible

But, the patient oppressed-ones, shall inherit the earth, and shall delight themselves over the abundance of prosperity.

Webster

But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

World English Bible

But the humble shall inherit the land, and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the humble do possess the land, And they have delighted themselves In the abundance of peace.

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 37:11

Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

10 A little while, and the wicked will be no more; though you look for him, he will not be there. 11 But the humble will inherit the land and will enjoy abundant prosperity. 12 The wicked schemes against the righteous and gnashes his teeth at him.


Cross References

Matthew 5:5

Blessed are the gentle, because they will inherit the earth.

Psalm 119:165

Abundant peace belongs to those who love Your instruction; nothing makes them stumble.

Psalm 72:7

May the righteous flourish in his days, and prosperity abound until the moon is no more.

Psalm 36:8

They are filled from the abundance of Your house; You let them drink from Your refreshing stream,

Isaiah 26:3

You will keep in perfect peace the mind [that is] dependent [on You], for it is trusting in You.

Isaiah 48:18

If only you had paid attention to My commands. Then your peace would have been like a river, and your righteousness like the waves of the sea.

Isaiah 57:18-21

I have seen his ways, but I will heal him; I will lead him and comfort him and his mourners,

John 14:27

"Peace I leave with you. My peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Your heart must not be troubled or fearful.

Galatians 5:22-23

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,

Philippians 4:7

And the peace of God, which surpasses every thought, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

1 Timothy 6:11

Now you, man of God, run from these things; but pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance, and gentleness.

James 1:21

Therefore, ridding yourselves of all moral filth and evil excess, humbly receive the implanted word, which is able to save you.

James 3:13

Who is wise and understanding among you? He should show his works by good conduct with wisdom's gentleness.

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