Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Your creatures settled in it;
You provided in Your goodness for the poor, O God.

King James Version

Thy congregation hath dwelt therein: thou, O God, hast prepared of thy goodness for the poor.

Holman Bible

Your people settled in it;
God, You provided for the poor by Your goodness.

International Standard Version

Your people live there; you sustain the needy with your goodness, God.

A Conservative Version

Thy congregation dwelt in it. Thou, O God, prepared for the poor from thy goodness.

American Standard Version

Thy congregation dwelt therein: Thou, O God, didst prepare of thy goodness for the poor.


Your flock found a dwelling place in it;
O God, in Your goodness You provided for the poor.

Bible in Basic English

Those whose resting-place was there, even the poor, were comforted by your good things, O God.

Darby Translation

Thy flock hath dwelt therein: thou hast prepared in thy goodness, for the afflicted, O God!

Julia Smith Translation

Thy living ones dwelt in it: thou wilt prepare in thy goodness for the poor, O God.

King James 2000

Your congregation has dwelt therein: you, O God, have provided of your goodness for the poor.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Your community dwelled in it. You provided in your goodness for the poor, O God.

Modern King James verseion

Your flock has dwelt in it; You, O God, have prepared in Your goodness for the poor.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Thy congregation shall dwell therein; for thou, O God, hast of thy goodness prepared for the poor.

NET Bible

for you live among them. You sustain the oppressed with your good blessings, O God.

New Heart English Bible

Your congregation lived therein. You, God, prepared your goodness for the poor.

The Emphasized Bible

Thy living host, have remained therein, Thou dost provide, in thy bounty, for the humbled ones - O God!


Thy congregation hath dwelt therein: thou, O God, hast prepared of thy goodness for the poor.

World English Bible

Your congregation lived therein. You, God, prepared your goodness for the poor.

Youngs Literal Translation

Thy company have dwelt in it, Thou preparest in Thy goodness for the poor, O God.



Prayers for Psalm 68:10

Context Readings

God's Majestic Power

9 You shed abroad a plentiful rain, O God;
You confirmed Your inheritance when it was parched.
10 Your creatures settled in it;
You provided in Your goodness for the poor, O God.
11 The Lord gives the command;
The women who proclaim the good tidings are a great host:

Cross References

Psalm 74:19

Do not deliver the soul of Your turtledove to the wild beast;
Do not forget the life of Your afflicted forever.

Exodus 19:5-6

Now then, if you will indeed obey My voice and keep My covenant, then you shall be My own possession among all the peoples, for all the earth is Mine;

Numbers 16:3

They assembled together against Moses and Aaron, and said to them, “You have gone far enough, for all the congregation are holy, every one of them, and the Lord is in their midst; so why do you exalt yourselves above the assembly of the Lord?”

Deuteronomy 26:5

You shall answer and say before the Lord your God, ‘My father was a wandering Aramean, and he went down to Egypt and sojourned there, few in number; but there he became a great, mighty and populous nation.

Deuteronomy 26:9-10

and He has brought us to this place and has given us this land, a land flowing with milk and honey.

Deuteronomy 32:8-14

When the Most High gave the nations their inheritance,
When He separated the sons of man,
He set the boundaries of the peoples
According to the number of the sons of Israel.

1 Samuel 2:8

He raises the poor from the dust,
He lifts the needy from the ash heap
To make them sit with nobles,
And inherit a seat of honor;
For the pillars of the earth are the Lord’s,
And He set the world on them.

Job 5:10-11

“He gives rain on the earth
And sends water on the fields,

Psalm 65:9

You visit the earth and cause it to overflow;
You greatly enrich it;
The stream of God is full of water;
You prepare their grain, for thus You prepare the earth.

Psalm 74:1-2

A Maskil of Asaph.
O God, why have You rejected us forever?
Why does Your anger smoke against the sheep of Your pasture?

Psalm 78:20

“Behold, He struck the rock so that waters gushed out,
And streams were overflowing;
Can He give bread also?
Will He provide meat for His people?”

Matthew 11:5

the blind receive sight and the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up, and the poor have the gospel preached to them.

Luke 1:53

He has filled the hungry with good things;
And sent away the rich empty-handed.

1 Peter 5:3

nor yet as lording it over those allotted to your charge, but proving to be examples to the flock.

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