Parallel Verses

King James 2000

[A Psalm of Asaph.] Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart.

New American Standard Bible

A Psalm of Asaph.
Surely God is good to Israel,
To those who are pure in heart!

King James Version

{A Psalm of Asaph.} Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart.

Holman Bible

BOOK III
(Psalms 73–89)
A psalm of Asaph. God is indeed good to Israel,
to the pure in heart.

International Standard Version

God is indeed good to Israel, to those pure in heart.

A Conservative Version

Surely God is good to Israel, to such as are pure in heart.

American Standard Version

Surely God is good to Israel, Even to such as are pure in heart.

Amplified

Truly God is good to Israel,
To those who are pure in heart.

Bible in Basic English

Truly, God is good to Israel, even to such as are clean in heart.

Darby Translation

{A Psalm of Asaph.} Truly God is good to Israel, to such as are of a pure heart.

Julia Smith Translation

Chanting to Asaph. Surely God is good to Israel, to the clean of heart

Lexham Expanded Bible

Surely God is good to Israel, to those pure of heart.

Modern King James verseion

A Psalm of Asaph. Truly God is good to Israel, to the pure of heart.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

{A Psalm of Asaph} Truly God is loving unto Israel, even unto such as are of a clean heart.

NET Bible

A psalm by Asaph. Certainly God is good to Israel, and to those whose motives are pure!

New Heart English Bible

Surely God is good to Israel, to those who are pure in heart.

The Emphasized Bible

BOOK THE THIRD Nothing but good, is God, Unto Israel, Unto the pure in heart.

Webster

A Psalm of Asaph. Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart.

World English Bible

Surely God is good to Israel, to those who are pure in heart.

Youngs Literal Translation

A Psalm of Asaph. Only -- good to Israel is God, to the clean of heart. And I -- as a little thing, My feet have been turned aside,

References

Easton

Context Readings

A Prayer For The King

1 [A Psalm of Asaph.] Truly God is good to Israel, even to such as are of a clean heart. 2 But as for me, my feet were almost gone; my steps had nearly slipped.



Cross References

Matthew 5:8

Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God.

Psalm 50:1

[A Psalm of Asaph.] The mighty God, even the LORD, has spoken, and called the earth from the rising of the sun unto the going down thereof.

Psalm 51:10

Create in me a clean heart, O God; and renew a right spirit within me.

John 1:47

Jesus saw Nathanael coming to him, and said of him, Behold an Israelite indeed, in whom is no guile!

1 Chronicles 6:39

And his brother Asaph, who stood on his right hand, even Asaph the son of Berechiah, the son of Shimea,

1 Chronicles 15:17

So the Levites appointed Heman the son of Joel; and of his brethren, Asaph the son of Berechiah; and of the sons of Merari their brethren, Ethan the son of Kushaiah;

1 Chronicles 16:7

Then on that day David delivered first this psalm to thank the LORD into the hand of Asaph and his brethren.

1 Chronicles 16:37

So he left there before the ark of the covenant of the LORD Asaph and his brethren, to minister before the ark continually, as every day's work required:

1 Chronicles 25:1-6

Moreover David and the captains of the army separated for the service some of the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, who should prophesy with harps, with lyres, and with cymbals: and the number of the workmen according to their service was:

2 Chronicles 29:30

Moreover Hezekiah the king and the princes commanded the Levites to sing praise unto the LORD with the words of David, and of Asaph the seer. And they sang praises with gladness, and they bowed their heads and worshiped.

Psalm 2:6

Yet have I set my king upon my holy hill of Zion.

Psalm 24:4

He that has clean hands, and a pure heart; who has not lifted up his soul unto vanity, nor sworn deceitfully.

Psalm 42:11

Why are you cast down, O my soul? and why are you disturbed within me? hope in God: for I shall yet praise him, who is the health of my countenance, and my God.

Psalm 73:18-1

Surely you did set them in slippery places: you cast them down into destruction.

Psalm 83:1

[A Psalm or Song of Asaph.] Keep not silence, O God: hold not your peace, and be not still, O God.

Psalm 84:11

For the LORD God is a sun and shield: the LORD will give grace and glory: no good thing will he withhold from them that walk uprightly.

Isaiah 63:7-9

I will mention the lovingkindnesses of the LORD, and the praises of the LORD, according to all that the LORD has bestowed on us, and the great goodness toward the house of Israel, which he has bestowed on them according to his mercies, and according to the multitude of his lovingkindnesses.

Jeremiah 4:14

O Jerusalem, wash your heart from wickedness, that you may be saved. How long shall your vain thoughts lodge within you?

Luke 12:32

Fear not, little flock; for it is your Father's good pleasure to give you the kingdom.

Romans 2:28-29

For he is not a Jew, who is one outwardly; neither is that circumcision, which is outward in the flesh:

Romans 4:16

Therefore it is of faith, that it might be by grace; to the end the promise might be sure to all the descendants; not to those only who are of the law, but to those also who are of the faith of Abraham; who is the father of us all,

Romans 9:6-7

Not as though the word of God has taken no effect. For they are not all Israel, who are of Israel:

Titus 3:5

Not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to his mercy he saved us, by the washing of regeneration, and renewing of the Holy Spirit;

James 4:8

Draw near to God, and he will draw near to you. Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double-minded.

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