Parallel Verses

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.

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.

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.

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.

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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Context Readings

God Judges The Proud

7 Lo, this is the man that made not God his strength; but trusted in the abundance of his riches, and strengthened himself in his wickedness. 8 But I am like a green olive tree in the house of God: I trust in the mercy of God forever and ever. 9 I will praise you forever, because you have done it: and I will wait on your name; for it is good before your saints.


Cross References

Jeremiah 11:16

The LORD called your name, A green olive tree, fair, and with good fruit: with the noise of a great tumult he has kindled fire upon it, and the branches of it are broken.

Psalm 13:5

But I have trusted in your mercy; my heart shall rejoice in your salvation.

Psalm 1:3

And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that brings forth its fruit in its season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he does shall prosper.

Psalm 92:12-14

The righteous shall flourish like the palm tree: he shall grow like a cedar in Lebanon.

Psalm 33:18

Behold, the eye of the LORD is upon them that fear him, upon them that hope in his mercy;

Psalm 128:3

Your wife shall be as a fruitful vine by the sides of your house: your children like olive plants round about your table.

Psalm 147:11

The LORD takes pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy.

Hosea 14:6-8

His branches shall spread, and his beauty shall be as the olive tree, and his fragrance as Lebanon.

Romans 11:24

For if you were cut out of the olive tree which is wild by nature, and were grafted contrary to nature into a good olive tree: how much more shall these, who are the natural branches, be grafted into their own olive tree?

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