Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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


When he falls, he will not be hurled down,
Because the Lord is the One who holds his hand and sustains 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.

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.

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 37:24

Images Psalm 37:24

Prayers for Psalm 37:24

Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

23 A man’s steps are established by the Lord,
and He takes pleasure in his way.
24 Though he falls, he will not be overwhelmed,
because the Lord holds his hand.
25 I have been young and now I am old,
yet I have not seen the righteous abandoned
or his children begging for bread.


Cross References

Psalm 145:14

The Lord helps all who fall;
He raises up all who are oppressed.

Proverbs 24:16

Though a righteous man falls seven times,
he will get up,
but the wicked will stumble into ruin.

Psalm 34:19-20

Many adversities come to the one who is righteous,
but the Lord delivers him from them all.

Psalm 40:2

He brought me up from a desolate pit,
out of the muddy clay,
and set my feet on a rock,
making my steps secure.

Psalm 94:18

If I say, “My foot is slipping,”
Your faithful love will support me, Lord.

Micah 7:7-8

But I will look to the Lord;
I will wait for the God of my salvation.
My God will hear me.

Luke 2:34

Then Simeon blessed them and told His mother Mary: “Indeed, this child is destined to cause the fall and rise of many in Israel and to be a sign that will be opposed

Luke 22:31-32

“Simon, Simon, look out! Satan has asked to sift you like wheat.

John 10:27-30

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

Psalm 37:17

For the arms of the wicked will be broken,
but the Lord supports the righteous.

Psalm 91:12

They will support you with their hands
so that you will not strike your foot against a stone.

Psalm 147:6

The Lord helps the afflicted
but brings the wicked to the ground.

Luke 22:60-62

But Peter said, “Man, I don’t know what you’re talking about!” Immediately, while he was still speaking, a rooster crowed.

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