Psalms 119:70

“Their heart is as fat as grease; but I delight in thy law.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Their heart is as fat as grease: but I delight in thy law.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Their heart is covered with fat, {But} I delight in Your law.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Their heart is as fat as grease; But I delight in thy law.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Their hearts are shut up with fat; but my delight is in your law.
- Basic English Bible

Their heart is as fat as grease: as for me, I delight in thy law.
- Darby Bible

Their heart is as gross as fat; but I delight in thy law.
- Webster's Bible

Their heart is as callous as the fat, but I delight in your law.
- World English Bible

Insensate as fat hath been their heart, I -- in Thy law I have delighted.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Their heart is gross like fat; but I delight in Thy law.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 119:70

119:70 Fat - They are stupid and insensible.

Discussion for Psalms 119

  • 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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