Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Take delight in the Lord, and He will give you your heart's desires.

New American Standard Bible

Delight yourself in the LORD; And He will give you the desires of your heart.

King James Version

Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he shall give thee the desires of thine heart.

International Standard Version

Delight yourself in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

A Conservative Version

Delight thyself also in LORD, and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.

American Standard Version

Delight thyself also in Jehovah; And he will give thee the desires of thy heart.

Amplified

Delight yourself also in the Lord, and He will give you the desires and secret petitions of your heart.

Bible in Basic English

So will your delight be in the Lord, and he will give you your heart's desires.

Darby Translation

and delight thyself in Jehovah, and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

In the same manner delight thyself in the LORD, and he shall give thee the desires of thy heart.

Julia Smith Translation

And delight thyself upon Jehovah, and he shall give to thee the petitions of thy heart

King James 2000

Delight yourself also in the LORD; and he shall give you the desires of your heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Take pleasure in Yahweh as well, and he will give to you the requests of your heart.

Modern King James verseion

Delight yourself also in Jehovah, and He shall give you the desires of your heart.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Delight thou in the LORD, and he shall give thee thy heart's desire.

NET Bible

Then you will take delight in the Lord, and he will answer your prayers.

New Heart English Bible

Also delight yourself in the LORD, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

The Emphasized Bible

Yea, rest thy delight on Yahweh, that he may give thee the requests of thy heart.

Webster

Delight thyself also in the LORD; and he will give thee the desires of thy heart.

World English Bible

Also delight yourself in Yahweh, and he will give you the desires of your heart.

Youngs Literal Translation

And delight thyself on Jehovah, And He giveth to thee the petitions of thy heart.

References

Easton

Images Psalm 37:4

Prayers for Psalm 37:4

Context Readings

Instruction In Wisdom

3 Trust in the Lord and do what is good; dwell in the land and live securely. 4 Take delight in the Lord, and He will give you your heart's desires. 5 Commit your way to the Lord; trust in Him, and He will act,


Cross References

Isaiah 58:14

then you will delight yourself in the Lord, and I will make you ride over the heights of the land, and let you enjoy the heritage of your father Jacob." For the mouth of the Lord has spoken.

John 15:7

If you remain in Me and My words remain in you, ask whatever you want and it will be done for you.

Psalm 145:19

He fulfills the desires of those who fear Him; He hears their cry for help and saves them.

1 John 5:14-15

Now this is the confidence we have before Him: whenever we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.

Job 22:26

Then you will delight in the Almighty and lift up your face to God.

Job 27:10

Will he delight in the Almighty? Will he call on God at all times?

Psalm 43:4

Then I will come to the altar of God, to God, my greatest joy. I will praise You with the lyre, God, my God.

Psalm 104:34

May my meditation be pleasing to Him; I will rejoice in the Lord.

John 15:16

You did not choose Me, but I chose you. I appointed you that you should go out and produce fruit and that your fruit should remain, so that whatever you ask the Father in My name, He will give you.

Job 34:9

For he has said, "A man gains nothing when he becomes God's friend."

Song of Songs 2:3

Like an apricot tree among the trees of the forest, so is my love among the young men. I delight to sit in his shade, and his fruit is sweet to my taste.

1 Peter 1:8

You love Him, though you have not seen Him. And though not seeing Him now, you believe in Him and rejoice with inexpressible and glorious joy,

Psalm 21:1-2

Lord, the king finds joy in Your strength. How greatly he rejoices in Your victory!

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