Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

Teach us to number our days carefully
so that we may develop wisdom in our hearts.

New American Standard Bible

So teach us to number our days, That we may present to You a heart of wisdom.

King James Version

So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.

International Standard Version

teach us to keep account of our days so we may develop inner wisdom.

A Conservative Version

So teach us to number our days, that we may get us a heart of wisdom.

American Standard Version

So teach us to number our days, That we may get us a heart of wisdom.

Amplified

So teach us to number our days, that we may get us a heart of wisdom.

Darby Translation

So teach us to number our days, that we may acquire a wise heart.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Cause us to learn this that we might number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.

Julia Smith Translation

To number our days so make known, and we shall bring the heart to wisdom.

King James 2000

So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So teach [us] to number our days that we may gain a heart of wisdom.

Modern King James verseion

So teach us to number our days, so that we may bring a heart of wisdom.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

O teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts unto wisdom.

NET Bible

So teach us to consider our mortality, so that we might live wisely.

New Heart English Bible

So teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.

The Emphasized Bible

How to number our days, so grant us to know, That we may win us a heart that hath wisdom.

Webster

So teach us to number our days, that we may apply our hearts to wisdom.

World English Bible

So teach us to number our days, that we may gain a heart of wisdom.

Youngs Literal Translation

To number our days aright let us know, And we bring the heart to wisdom.

Verse Picture

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 90:12

Devotionals containing Psalm 90:12

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Prayers for Psalm 90:12

Context Readings

Eternal God And Mortal Man

11 Who understands the power of Your anger?
Your wrath matches the fear that is due You.
12 Teach us to number our days carefully
so that we may develop wisdom in our hearts.
13 Lord—how long?
Turn and have compassion on Your servants.


Cross References

Psalm 39:4

Lord, reveal to me the end of my life
and the number of my days.
Let me know how short-lived I am.

Deuteronomy 32:29

If only they were wise, they would figure it out;
they would understand their fate.

Proverbs 2:2-6

listening closely to wisdom
and directing your heart to understanding;

Proverbs 4:7

Wisdom is supreme—so get wisdom.
And whatever else you get, get understanding.

Proverbs 16:16

Get wisdom—
how much better it is than gold!
And get understanding—
it is preferable to silver.

Job 28:28

He said to mankind,
“The fear of the Lord is this: wisdom.
And to turn from evil is understanding.”

Proverbs 3:13-18

Happy is a man who finds wisdom
and who acquires understanding,

Proverbs 4:5

Get wisdom, get understanding;
don’t forget or turn away from the words of my mouth.

Proverbs 7:1-4

My son, obey my words,
and treasure my commands.

Proverbs 8:32-36

“And now, my sons, listen to me;
those who keep my ways are happy.

Proverbs 18:1-2

One who isolates himself pursues selfish desires;
he rebels against all sound judgment.

Proverbs 22:17

Listen closely, pay attention to the words of the wise,
and apply your mind to my knowledge.

Proverbs 23:12

Apply yourself to discipline
and listen to words of knowledge.

Proverbs 23:23

Buy—and do not sell—truth,
wisdom, instruction, and understanding.

Ecclesiastes 9:10

Whatever your hands find to do, do with all your strength, because there is no work, planning, knowledge, or wisdom in Sheol where you are going.

Luke 12:35-40

“Be ready for service and have your lamps lit.

John 9:4

We must do the works of Him who sent Me while it is day. Night is coming when no one can work.

Ephesians 5:16-17

making the most of the time, because the days are evil.

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