Psalms 21:3

“For thou preventest him with the blessings of goodness: thou settest a crown of pure gold on his head.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For thou preuentest him with the blessings of goodnesse: thou settest a Crowne of pure gold on his head.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For You meet him with the blessings of good things; You set a crown of fine gold on his head.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For thou meetest him with the blessings of goodness: Thou settest a crown of fine gold on his head.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For you go before him with the blessings of good things: you put a crown of fair gold on his head.
- Basic English Bible

For thou hast met him with the blessings of goodness; thou hast set a crown of pure gold on his head.
- Darby Bible

For thou hast met him with the blessings of goodness: thou hast set a crown of pure gold on his head.
- Webster's Bible

For you meet him with the blessings of goodness. You set a crown of fine gold on his head.
- World English Bible

For Thou puttest before him blessings of goodness, Thou settest on his head a crown of fine gold.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(21:4) For Thou meetest him with choicest blessings; Thou settest a crown of fine gold on his head.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 21:3


21:3 Prevent - Crowning him with manifold blessings, both more and sooner than he expected. With - With excellent blessings.


Discussion for Psalms 21

  • Marcia
    Psalm 21, Instills in me to pray for our present President of the USA and our new incoming President as well. God loves us all and he can be our strength if we desire to know him by heart, and we in turn should love all people. We love God because He first Loved Us. God is my Strength.
  • Marleen Burchfield
    Psalms 21 is filled with promises and gives me encouragement that evil shall not prevail. Also is a prayer.
  • Patricia
    To me it means strength,and Gods promise to protect us from evil.
  • Harry Freddes Heath III
    When I go wrong stick to 21palsms an try more
  • TiffanyNewMoney
    Psalm 21 Is a Psalm Of Pure Strength
  • Larry
    3 For thou preventest him with the blessings of goodness: thou settest a crown of pure gold on his head. Re: Verse 3, David, like all of us, was on the path to Hell but the goodness of God prevented that Romans 2:4

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