Parallel Verses

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

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.

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, O Lord, bless the righteous man [the one who is in right standing with You];
You surround him with favor as with a shield.

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.

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 Let all those who take refuge in you rejoice! Let them shout for joy forever, and may you protect them. Let those who love your name exult in you. 12 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


Cross References

Psalm 29:11

The LORD will give strength to his people; the LORD will bless his people with peace. A Davidic Psalm for the dedication of the Temple.

Psalm 32:10

The wicked have many sorrows, but gracious love surrounds those who trust in the LORD.

Psalm 115:13

He will bless those who fear the LORD, both the important and the insignificant together.

Psalm 1:1-3

How blessed is the person, who does not take the advice of the wicked, who does not stand on the path with sinners, and who does not sit in the seat of mockers.

Psalm 3:3

But you, LORD, are a shield around me, my glory, and the one who lifts up my head.

Psalm 3:8

Deliverance comes from the LORD! May your blessing be on your people. Interlude To the Director: With stringed instruments. A Davidic Psalm

Psalm 32:7

You are my hiding place; you will deliver me from trouble and surround me with shouts of deliverance. Interlude

Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD grants grace and favor; the LORD will not withhold any good thing from those who walk blamelessly.

Psalm 112:1

Hallelujah! How happy is the person who fears the LORD, who truly delights in his commandments.

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