Psalms 12:7

“Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Thou shalt keepe them, (O Lord,) thou shalt preserue them, from this generation for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

You, O LORD, will keep them; You will preserve him from this generation forever.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Thou wilt keep them, O Jehovah, Thou wilt preserve them from this generation for ever.
- American Standard Version (1901)

You will keep them, O Lord, you will keep them safe from this generation for ever.
- Basic English Bible

Thou, Jehovah, wilt keep them, thou wilt preserve them from this generation for ever.
- Darby Bible

Thou shalt keep them, O LORD, thou shalt preserve them from this generation for ever.
- Webster's Bible

You will keep them, Yahweh. You will preserve them from this generation forever.
- World English Bible

Thou, O Jehovah, dost preserve them, Thou keepest us from this generation to the age.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(12:8) Thou wilt keep them, O LORD; Thou wilt preserve us from this generation for ever.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 12:7


12:7 Thou shalt keep them - Thy words or promises: these thou wilt observe and keep, both now, and from this generation for ever.


Discussion for Psalms 12

  • Linda Chambers
    God is mighty. His word is powerful and pure.. He will help us in our time of need. Hallelujah!
  • Nora O'Neal Pope
    This is a very powerful psalm! Much like the other psalms. This one pretty much describes the world like it is now ; as it was then.
  • Effiong Okon Ekpo
    Our God is wonderful
  • Markeba Keys
    I love the word of God, its so powerful full of life! Its so direct positive, its so good great to the soul, its strong mighty, its needed in our everyday life! Its growth truth, To God be the Glory! Amen Amen...
  • The poor and the needy...can be anyone of us ,a president, solder, apastor,a CEO of a big company, a homeless person, a farmer, jobless pple, the sick, the childless and anyone in any want or need.The grace of God will come to them that cry to him.
  • Jena
    God will fight for his own ,let our ways be pleasing to him , there is no secret that GOD DONT KNOW .

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