Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When he falls, he will not be hurled headlong, Because the LORD is the One who holds his hand.

King James Version

Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.

Holman Bible

Though he falls, he will not be overwhelmed, because the Lord holds his hand.

International Standard Version

Though he stumbles, he will not fall down flat, for the LORD will hold up his hand.

A Conservative Version

Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down, for LORD upholds him with his hand.

American Standard Version

Though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down; For Jehovah upholdeth him with his hand.

Amplified

Though he falls, he shall not be utterly cast down, for the Lord grasps his hand in support and upholds him.

Bible in Basic English

Even if he has a fall he will not be without help: for the hand of the Lord is supporting him.

Darby Translation

though he fall, he shall not be utterly cast down, for Jehovah upholdeth his hand.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Though he falls, he shall not be utterly cast down, for the LORD upholds him with his hand.

Julia Smith Translation

If he shall fall he shall not be prostrated, for Jehovah will uphold his hand.

King James 2000

Though he falls, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholds him with his hand.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Though he fall, he will not be cast headlong, for Yahweh supports [him with] his hand.

Modern King James verseion

Though he fall, he shall not be cast down; for Jehovah upholds his hand.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Though he fall, he shall not be hurt, for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.

NET Bible

Even if he trips, he will not fall headlong, for the Lord holds his hand.

New Heart English Bible

Though he stumble, he shall not fall, for the LORD holds him up with his hand.

The Emphasized Bible

Though he fall, he shall not be hurled headlong, For, Yahweh, is holding his hand.

Webster

Though he should fall, he shall not be utterly cast down: for the LORD upholdeth him with his hand.

World English Bible

Though he stumble, he shall not fall, for Yahweh holds him up with his hand.

Youngs Literal Translation

When he falleth, he is not cast down, For Jehovah is sustaining his hand.

Verse Picture

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 37:24

Images Psalm 37:24

Prayers for Psalm 37:24

Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

23 The steps of a man are established by the LORD, And He delights in his way. 24 When he falls, he will not be hurled headlong, Because the LORD is the One who holds his hand. 25 I have been young and now I am old, Yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken Or his descendants begging bread.


Cross References

Psalm 145:14

The LORD sustains all who fall And raises up all who are bowed down.

Proverbs 24:16

For a righteous man falls seven times, and rises again, But the wicked stumble in time of calamity.

Psalm 34:19-20

Many are the afflictions of the righteous, But the LORD delivers him out of them all.

Psalm 40:2

He brought me up out of the pit of destruction, out of the miry clay, And He set my feet upon a rock making my footsteps firm.

Psalm 94:18

If I should say, "My foot has slipped," Your lovingkindness, O LORD, will hold me up.

Micah 7:7-8

But as for me, I will watch expectantly for the LORD; I will wait for the God of my salvation My God will hear me.

Luke 2:34

And Simeon blessed them and said to Mary His mother, "Behold, this Child is appointed for the fall and rise of many in Israel, and for a sign to be opposed--

Luke 22:31-32

"Simon, Simon, behold, Satan has demanded permission to sift you like wheat;

John 10:27-30

"My sheep hear My voice, and I know them, and they follow Me;

Psalm 37:17

For the arms of the wicked will be broken, But the LORD sustains the righteous.

Psalm 91:12

They will bear you up in their hands, That you do not strike your foot against a stone.

Psalm 147:6

The LORD supports the afflicted; He brings down the wicked to the ground.

Luke 22:60-62

But Peter said, "Man, I do not know what you are talking about." Immediately, while he was still speaking, a rooster crowed.

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