Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

For it is You who blesses the righteous man, O LORD, You surround him with favor as with a shield.

King James Version

For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favour wilt thou compass him as with a shield.

Holman Bible

For You, Lord, bless the righteous one; You surround him with favor like a shield.

International Standard Version

Indeed, you will bless the righteous one, LORD, like a large shield, you will surround him with favor. To the Director: With stringed instruments. On an eight-stringed harp. A Davidic Psalm

A Conservative Version

For thou will bless the righteous man, O LORD. Thou will encompass him with favor as with a shield. Selah.

American Standard Version

For thou wilt bless the righteous; O Jehovah, thou wilt compass him with favor as with a shield.

Amplified

For You, Lord, will bless the [uncompromisingly] righteous [him who is upright and in right standing with You]; as with a shield You will surround him with goodwill (pleasure and favor).

Bible in Basic English

For you, Lord, will send a blessing on the upright man; your grace will be round him, and you will be his strength.

Darby Translation

For thou, Jehovah, wilt bless the righteous man; with favour wilt thou surround him as with a shield.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favour wilt thou compass him as with a shield.

Julia Smith Translation

For thou wilt bless the just, O Jehovah: thou wilt surround him with favor as a shield

King James 2000

For you, LORD, will bless the righteous; with favor will you surround him with a shield.

Lexham Expanded Bible

For you bless [the] righteous. O Yahweh, like a shield you surround him [with] good favor.

Modern King James verseion

For You; O Jehovah, will bless the righteous; with favor You will surround him as with a shield.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

for thou, LORD, wilt give thy blessing unto the righteous, and with thy favourable kindness wilt thou defend him, as with a shield.

NET Bible

Certainly you reward the godly, Lord. Like a shield you protect them in your good favor.

New Heart English Bible

For you will bless the righteous. LORD, you will surround him with favor as with a shield.

The Emphasized Bible

For, thou, wilt bless the righteous man, O Yahweh, As with an all-covering shield - with good pleasure, wilt thou encompass him.

Webster

For thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favor wilt thou compass him as with a shield.

World English Bible

For you will bless the righteous. Yahweh, you will surround him with favor as with a shield. For the Chief Musician; on stringed instruments, upon the eight-stringed lyre. A Psalm by David.

Youngs Literal Translation

For Thou blessest the righteous, O Jehovah, As a buckler with favour dost compass him!

References

American

Fausets

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

The Refuge Of The Righteous

11 But let all who take refuge in You be glad, Let them ever sing for joy; And may You shelter them, That those who love Your name may exult in You. 12 For it is You who blesses the righteous man, O LORD, You surround him with favor as with a shield.


Cross References

Psalm 29:11

The LORD will give strength to His people; The LORD will bless His people with peace.

Psalm 32:10

Many are the sorrows of the wicked, But he who trusts in the LORD, lovingkindness shall surround him.

Psalm 115:13

He will bless those who fear the LORD, The small together with the great.

Psalm 1:1-3

How blessed is the man who does not walk in the counsel of the wicked, Nor stand in the path of sinners, Nor sit in the seat of scoffers!

Psalm 3:3

But You, O LORD, are a shield about me, My glory, and the One who lifts my head.

Psalm 3:8

Salvation belongs to the LORD; Your blessing be upon Your people! Selah.

Psalm 32:7

You are my hiding place; You preserve me from trouble; You surround me with songs of deliverance. Selah.

Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield; The LORD gives grace and glory; No good thing does He withhold from those who walk uprightly.

Psalm 112:1

Praise the LORD! How blessed is the man who fears the LORD, Who greatly delights in His commandments.



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