Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

But as for me, I am like a green olive-tree in the house of God: I will confide in the loving-kindness of God for ever and ever.

New American Standard Bible

But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in the house of God; I trust in the lovingkindness of God forever and ever.

King James Version

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever.

Holman Bible

But I am like a flourishing olive tree
in the house of God;
I trust in God’s faithful love forever and ever.

International Standard Version

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God; I trust in the gracious love of God forever and ever.

A Conservative Version

But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in the house of God. I trust in the loving kindness of God forever and ever.

American Standard Version

But as for me, I am like a green olive-tree in the house of God: I trust in the lovingkindness of God for ever and ever.

Amplified

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God; I trust in and confidently rely on the loving-kindness and the mercy of God forever and ever.

Bible in Basic English

But I am like a branching olive-tree in the house of God; I have put my faith in his mercy for ever and ever.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God; I trust in the eternal mercy of God for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

And I am as a green olive tree in the house of God: I trusted in the mercy of God forever and ever.

King James 2000

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God forever and ever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But I [am] like an olive tree flourishing in the house of God. I trust the loyal love of God forever and ever.

Modern King James verseion

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God; I trust in the mercy of God forever and ever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

As for me, I am like a green olive tree in the house of God, my trust is in the tender mercy of God for ever and ever.

NET Bible

But I am like a flourishing olive tree in the house of God; I continually trust in God's loyal love.

New Heart English Bible

But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in God's house. I trust in God's loving kindness forever and ever.

The Emphasized Bible

But, I, am like a flourishing olive-tree, in the house of God, I have put confidence in the lovingkindness of God, for times age-abiding and beyond.

Webster

But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God for ever and ever.

World English Bible

But as for me, I am like a green olive tree in God's house. I trust in God's loving kindness forever and ever.

Youngs Literal Translation

And I, as a green olive in the house of God, I have trusted in the kindness of God, To the age and for ever,

References

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Easton

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Morish

Context Readings

God Judges The Proud

7 Behold the man that made not God his strength, but put confidence in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened himself in his avarice. 8 But as for me, I am like a green olive-tree in the house of God: I will confide in the loving-kindness of God for ever and ever. 9 I will praise thee for ever, because thou hast done it; and I will wait on thy name, before thy godly ones, for it is good.


Cross References

Jeremiah 11:16

Jehovah had called thy name, A green olive-tree, fair, of goodly fruit: with the noise of a great tumult he hath kindled fire upon it, and its branches are broken.

Psalm 13:5

As for me, I have confided in thy loving-kindness; my heart shall be joyful in thy salvation.

Psalm 1:3

And he is as a tree planted by brooks of water, which giveth its fruit in its season, and whose leaf fadeth not; and all that he doeth prospereth.

Psalm 92:12-14

The righteous shall shoot forth like a palm-tree; he shall grow like a cedar on Lebanon.

Psalm 33:18

Behold, the eye of Jehovah is upon them that fear him, upon them that hope in his loving-kindness,

Psalm 128:3

Thy wife shall be as a fruitful vine in the inner part of thy house; thy children like olive-plants round about thy table.

Psalm 147:11

Jehovah taketh pleasure in those that fear him, in those that hope in his loving-kindness.

Hosea 14:6-8

His shoots shall spread, and his beauty shall be as the olive-tree, and his smell as Lebanon.

Romans 11:24

For if thou hast been cut out of the olive tree wild by nature, and, contrary to nature, hast been grafted into the good olive tree, how much rather shall they, who are according to nature be grafted into their own olive tree?

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