Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

My shield is with God, Who saves the upright in heart.

King James Version

My defence is of God, which saveth the upright in heart.

Holman Bible

My shield is with God,
who saves the upright in heart.

International Standard Version

God is my shield, the one who delivers the upright in heart.

A Conservative Version

My shield is with God, who saves the upright in heart.

American Standard Version

My shield is with God, Who saveth the upright in heart.

Amplified

My defense and shield depend on God, Who saves the upright in heart.

Bible in Basic English

God, who is the saviour of the upright in heart, is my breastplate.

Darby Translation

My shield is with God, who saveth the upright in heart.

Julia Smith Translation

My shield upon God, saving the upright of heart

King James 2000

My defense is with God, who saves the upright in heart.

Lexham Expanded Bible

My shield [is] with God who saves the upright of heart.

Modern King James verseion

My defense is from God, who saves the upright in heart.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

My help cometh of God, who preserveth them that are true of heart.

NET Bible

The Exalted God is my shield, the one who delivers the morally upright.

New Heart English Bible

My shield is with God, who saves the upright in heart.

The Emphasized Bible

My shield, is held by God, who is ready to save the upright in heart:

Webster

My defense is from God, who saveth the upright in heart.

World English Bible

My shield is with God, who saves the upright in heart.

Youngs Literal Translation

My shield is on God, Saviour of the upright in heart!

References

Verse Info

Context Readings

Prayer For Justice

9 O let the evil of the wicked come to an end, but establish the righteous; For the righteous God tries the hearts and minds. 10 My shield is with God, Who saves the upright in heart. 11 God is a righteous judge, And a God who has indignation every day.


Cross References

Psalm 125:4

Do good, O LORD, to those who are good And to those who are upright in their hearts.

Genesis 15:1

After these things the word of the LORD came to Abram in a vision, saying, "Do not fear, Abram, I am a shield to you; Your reward shall be very great."

Job 8:6

If you are pure and upright, Surely now He would rouse Himself for you And restore your righteous estate.

Psalm 3:3

But You, O LORD, are a shield about me, My glory, and the One who lifts my head.

Psalm 18:1-2

"I love You, O LORD, my strength."

Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield; The LORD gives grace and glory; No good thing does He withhold from those who walk uprightly.

Psalm 89:18

For our shield belongs to the LORD, And our king to the Holy One of Israel.

Psalm 112:2

His descendants will be mighty on earth; The generation of the upright will be blessed.

Proverbs 2:21

For the upright will live in the land And the blameless will remain in it;

Proverbs 11:20

The perverse in heart are an abomination to the LORD, But the blameless in their walk are His delight.

Proverbs 28:18

He who walks blamelessly will be delivered, But he who is crooked will fall all at once.

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