Philippians 4:7

“And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the peace of God which passeth all vnderstanding, shall keepe your hearts & minds through Christ Iesus.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And the peace of God, which surpasses all comprehension, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, shall guard your hearts and your thoughts in Christ Jesus.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the peace of God, which is deeper than all knowledge, will keep your hearts and minds in Christ Jesus.
- Basic English Bible

and the peace of God, which surpasses every understanding, shall guard your hearts and your thoughts by Christ Jesus.
- Darby Bible

And the peace of God, which passeth all understanding, will keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
- Webster's Bible

And then the peace of God, which transcends all our powers of thought, will be a garrison to guard your hearts and minds in union with Christ Jesus.
- Weymouth Bible

And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your thoughts in Christ Jesus.
- World English Bible

And the pees of God, that passith al wit, kepe youre hertis and vndurstondingis in Crist Jhesu.
- Wycliffe Bible

and the peace of God, that is surpassing all understanding, shall guard your hearts and your thoughts in Christ Jesus.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Philippians 4:7


4:7 And the peace of God - That calm, heavenly repose, that tranquility of spirit, which God only can give. Which surpasseth all understanding - Which none can comprehend, save he that receiveth it. Shall keep - Shall guard, as a garrison does a city. Your hearts - Your affections. Your minds - Your understandings, and all the various workings of them; through the Spirit and power of Christ Jesus, in the knowledge and love of God. Without a guard set on these likewise, the purity and vigour of our affections cannot long be preserved.


People's Bible Notes for Philippians 4:7


Php 4:7 And the peace of God. The peace that comes by putting all in the hands of the one who is able and willing to deliver. Which passeth all understanding. Whenever we fully trust the Lord there comes a peace that is past the understanding of those who have never experienced it. Shall keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus. That peace will be a guard which will keep the heart and thoughts holy and pure.

Discussion for Philippians 4

  • Librarygal143
    Amen to that!
  • Gwendolyn Johnson
    God speaks
  • Ann
    Verse 13 has always been my anchor. "I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me". Learning not to be anxious for nothing is sometime hard. In all things I must settle down and be content. Lord help me.
  • Golden
    The more I read this chapter, the more nuggets that I receive. Reading this chapter and then the commentary, it is very humbling. God is so awesome!
  • Pai Nan
    This Message of the Word of God is so sufficient.. I love and hold it up for our family daily thanksgiving,for the Lord Jesus' promised...
  • MockingBird for verse 13
    I wake up every morning quoting this passage of scripture. I can do all things with God's enabling power of Holy Spirit and His word Through me in me Also the scripture above that also means I know how to be abased and I know how to abound : Therefore I can be abased and abound in all things in Christ Jesus which strengthens me !!! Praise God !!!!