Psalms 119:116

“Uphold me according unto thy word, that I may live: and let me not be ashamed of my hope.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Uphold mee according vnto thy word, that I may liue: and let mee not be ashamed of my hope.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Sustain me according to Your word, that I may live; And do not let me be ashamed of my hope.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Uphold me according unto thy word, that I may live; And let me not be ashamed of my hope.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Be my support as you have said, and give me life; let not my hope be turned to shame.
- Basic English Bible

Uphold me according to thy ??word, that I may live; and let me not be ashamed of my hope.
- Darby Bible

Uphold me according to thy word, that I may live: and let me not be ashamed of my hope.
- Webster's Bible

Uphold me according to your word, that I may live. Let me not be ashamed of my hope.
- World English Bible

Sustain me according to Thy saying, And I live, and Thou puttest me not to shame Because of my hope.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Uphold me according unto Thy word, that I may live; and put me not to shame in my hope.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 119

  • MISSIONERY PASTOR TIMOTHY MUSAU
    PSALMS 119 TEACHES ABOUT THE VALUE OF KEEPING GOD'S WORD IN OUR HEARTS.
  • Christine
    your word i have hidden in my heart, That I might not sin against You. This verse is very much encouraging, please lets pray each and everyon, also rem' me in prays because am in danger please.
  • Lilian
    It is very important to meditate the word of God day and night all the desire of thine heart will be added unto you. Jesus himself is the word of God and his words will give us life in abundance. Psalms is a powerful words of God and it gives us a reminder to STAND STILL AND KNOW THAT THERE IS GOD WHO CAN SAVE US AND LOVE US No matter what we are facing He loves us. Thank u Jesus
  • Nilda Ulanda
    without the word of God in my heart i would not be where i am today it is the word that has preserve my thought and shape my speech. It is His Peace that gives me hopeful " The Hope of Life". Holy spirit I pray that you help me to remember the Lord Holy word in times of need, to fight against sin, and to strengthen my faith in God and give me hope in Jesus name I pray. Amen
  • Bro. Bobby
    Interesting...long, a lot is being said. It takes time to digest...though through reading Psalm 119,120
  • Irene
    I love this psalm because it 'drills' the word of God into your head and the TRUTH of it. We need his word to be drilled, ingrained into us as Christians - to have our weapons against satan.

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