Parallel Verses

Amplified

Your flock found a dwelling place in it; You, O God, in Your goodness did provide for the poor and needy.

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.

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!

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Thy presence was in thy congregation; thou, O God, by thy goodness thou hast provided for the poor.

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!

Webster

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.

References

Hastings

Prayers for Psalm 68:10

Context Readings

God's Majestic Power

9 You, O God, did send a plentiful rain; You did restore and confirm Your heritage when it languished and was weary. 10 Your flock found a dwelling place in it; You, O God, in Your goodness did provide for the poor and needy. 11 The Lord gives the word [of power]; the women who bear and publish [the news] are a great host.


Cross References

Psalm 74:19

Oh, do not deliver the life of your turtledove to the wild beast (to the greedy multitude); forget not the life [of the multitude] of Your poor forever.

Exodus 19:5-6

Now therefore, if you will obey My voice in truth and keep My covenant, then you shall be My own peculiar possession and treasure from among and above all peoples; for all the earth is Mine.

Numbers 16:3

And they gathered together against Moses and Aaron, and said to them, [Enough of you!] You take too much upon yourselves, seeing that all the congregation is holy, every one of them, and the Lord is among them. Why then do you lift yourselves up above the assembly of the Lord?

Deuteronomy 26:5

And you shall say before the Lord your God, A wandering and lost Aramean ready to perish was my father [Jacob], and he went down into Egypt and sojourned there, few in number, and he became there a nation, great, mighty, and numerous.

Deuteronomy 26:9-10

And He brought us into this place and gave us this land, a land flowing with milk and honey.

Deuteronomy 32:8-14

When the Most High gave to the nations their inheritance, when He separated the children of men, He set the bounds of the peoples according to the number of the Israelites.

1 Samuel 2:8

He raises up the poor out of the dust and lifts up the needy from the ash heap, to make them sit with nobles and inherit the throne of glory. For the pillars of the earth are the Lord's, and He has set the world upon them.

Job 5:10-11

Who gives rain upon the earth and sends waters upon the fields,

Psalm 65:9

You visit the earth and saturate it with water; You greatly enrich it; the river of God is full of water; You provide them with grain when You have so prepared the earth.

Psalm 74:1-2

O God, why do You cast us off forever? Why does Your anger burn and smoke against the sheep of Your pasture?

Psalm 78:20

Behold, He did smite the rock so that waters gushed out and the streams overflowed; but can He give bread also? Can He provide flesh for His people?

Matthew 11:5

The blind receive their sight and the lame walk, lepers are cleansed (by healing) and the deaf hear, the dead are raised up and the poor have good news (the Gospel) preached to them.

Luke 1:53

He has filled and satisfied the hungry with good things, and the rich He has sent away empty-handed [without a gift].

1 Peter 5:3

Not domineering [as arrogant, dictatorial, and overbearing persons] over those in your charge, but being examples (patterns and models of Christian living) to the flock (the congregation).

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