Parallel Verses

King James Version

Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

New American Standard Bible

Lovingkindness and truth have met together;
Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

Holman Bible

Faithful love and truth will join together;
righteousness and peace will embrace.

International Standard Version

Gracious love and truth meet; righteousness and peace kiss.

A Conservative Version

Mercy and truth are met together. Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

American Standard Version

Mercy and truth are met together; Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

Amplified


Steadfast love and truth and faithfulness meet together;
Righteousness and peace kiss each other.

Bible in Basic English

Mercy and faith have come together; righteousness and peace have given one another a kiss.

Darby Translation

Loving-kindness and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other:

Julia Smith Translation

Mercy and truth met together; justice and peace kissed.

King James 2000

Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Loyal love and faithfulness will meet one another; righteousness and peace will kiss.

Modern King James verseion

Mercy and truth have met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

NET Bible

Loyal love and faithfulness meet; deliverance and peace greet each other with a kiss.

New Heart English Bible

Mercy and truth meet together. Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

The Emphasized Bible

Lovingkindness and faithfulness, have met together, Righteousness and prosperity, have kissed each other;

Webster

Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

World English Bible

Mercy and truth meet together. Righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

Youngs Literal Translation

Kindness and truth have met, Righteousness and peace have kissed,

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 85:10

References

American

Easton

Images Psalm 85:10

Prayers for Psalm 85:10

Context Readings

Restoration Of Favor

9 Surely his salvation is nigh them that fear him; that glory may dwell in our land. 10 Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other. 11 Truth shall spring out of the earth; and righteousness shall look down from heaven.


Cross References

Psalm 72:3

The mountains shall bring peace to the people, and the little hills, by righteousness.

Psalm 89:14

Justice and judgment are the habitation of thy throne: mercy and truth shall go before thy face.

Exodus 34:6-7

And the LORD passed by before him, and proclaimed, The LORD, The LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abundant in goodness and truth,

Psalm 100:5

For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations.

Proverbs 3:3

Let not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table of thine heart:

Isaiah 32:16-18

Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness remain in the fruitful field.

Isaiah 45:24

Surely, shall one say, in the LORD have I righteousness and strength: even to him shall men come; and all that are incensed against him shall be ashamed.

Jeremiah 23:5-6

Behold, the days come, saith the LORD, that I will raise unto David a righteous Branch, and a King shall reign and prosper, and shall execute judgment and justice in the earth.

Micah 7:20

Thou wilt perform the truth to Jacob, and the mercy to Abraham, which thou hast sworn unto our fathers from the days of old.

Luke 1:54-55

He hath holpen his servant Israel, in remembrance of his mercy;

Luke 2:14

Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace, good will toward men.

John 1:17

For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ.

Romans 3:25-26

Whom God hath set forth to be a propitiation through faith in his blood, to declare his righteousness for the remission of sins that are past, through the forbearance of God;

Romans 5:1

Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ:

Romans 5:21

That as sin hath reigned unto death, even so might grace reign through righteousness unto eternal life by Jesus Christ our Lord.

Hebrews 7:2

To whom also Abraham gave a tenth part of all; first being by interpretation King of righteousness, and after that also King of Salem, which is, King of peace;

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