Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

Happy are they whose resting-place is in your house: they will still be praising you. (Selah.)

New American Standard Bible

How blessed are those who dwell in Your house!
They are ever praising You. Selah.

King James Version

Blessed are they that dwell in thy house: they will be still praising thee. Selah.

Holman Bible

How happy are those who reside in Your house,
who praise You continually.Selah

International Standard Version

How happy are those who live in your Temple, for they can praise you continuously. Interlude

A Conservative Version

Blessed are those who dwell in thy house. They will still be praising thee. Selah.

American Standard Version

Blessed are they that dwell in thy house: They will be still praising thee. Selah

Amplified


Blessed and greatly favored are those who dwell in Your house and Your presence;
They will be singing Your praises all the day long. Selah.

Darby Translation

Blessed are they that dwell in thy house: they will be constantly praising thee. Selah.

Julia Smith Translation

Happy they dwelling in thy house; they shall yet praise thee. Silence.

King James 2000

Blessed are they that dwell in your house: they will be still praising you. Selah.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Blessed [are] those who dwell in your house; they can ever praise you. Selah

Modern King James verseion

Blessed are they who dwell in Your house; they will still praise You. Selah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Blessed are they that dwell in thy house; they will be always praising thee. Selah.

NET Bible

How blessed are those who live in your temple and praise you continually! (Selah)

New Heart English Bible

Blessed are those who dwell in your house. They are ever praising you. Selah.

The Emphasized Bible

How happy are they who abide in thy house, - Still are they praising thee. Selah.

Webster

Blessed are they that dwell in thy house: they will be still praising thee. Selah.

World English Bible

Blessed are those who dwell in your house. They are always praising you. Selah.

Youngs Literal Translation

O the happiness of those inhabiting Thy house, Yet do they praise Thee. Selah.

Verse Info

Context Readings

Longing For God's House

3 The little birds have places for themselves, where they may put their young, even your altars, O Lord of armies, my King and my God. 4 Happy are they whose resting-place is in your house: they will still be praising you. (Selah.) 5 Happy is the man whose strength is in you; in whose heart are the highways to Zion.


Cross References

Psalm 65:4

Happy is the man of your selection, to whom you give a resting-place in your house; we will be full of the good things out of your holy place.

Psalm 65:4

Happy is the man of your selection, to whom you give a resting-place in your house; we will be full of the good things out of your holy place.

Psalm 27:4

One prayer have I made to the Lord, and this is my heart's desire; that I may have a place in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, looking on his glory, and getting wisdom in his Temple.

Psalm 42:5

Why are you crushed down, O my soul? and why are you troubled in me? put your hope in God; for I will again give him praise who is my help and my God.

Psalm 42:11

Why are you crushed down, O my soul? and why are you troubled in me? put your hope in God; for I will again give him praise who is my help and my God.

Psalm 71:8

My mouth will be full of your praise and glory all the day.

Psalm 145:1-2

Let me give glory to you, O God, my King; and blessing to your name for ever and ever.

Psalm 71:15

My mouth will make clear your righteousness and your salvation all the day; for they are more than may be measured.

Psalm 134:1-3

Give praise to the Lord, all you servants of the Lord, who take your places in the house of the Lord by night.

Psalm 134:1

Give praise to the Lord, all you servants of the Lord, who take your places in the house of the Lord by night.

Isaiah 12:4-5

And in that day you will say, Give praise to the Lord, let his name be honoured, give word of his doings among the peoples, say that his name is lifted up.

Revelation 7:15

This is why they are before the high seat of God; and they are his servants day and night in his house: and he who is seated on the high seat will be a tent over them.

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