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

  • Gail Green
    Praise the Lord for he is worthy to be praised the Lord is powerful slow to anger and merciful
  • Nomsa
    wow it is such an encouraging chapter blessed a lot by verse 7 it states that the king trusted in the Lord indeed those who trust in the Lord will never be ashamed amen
  • Roseline
    I thank God Almighty for his love for Universe. I Was not happy because of some situation in my life and I had a dream to read plsam 21. Plsam 21 is an encouragement From God to us to have faith in him that whatever He has promise, He will do it. He will fight our battles and bless us with blessings of heaven. IJNA.
  • Son of man for verse 5
    Hello sons and daughters of the one true living God, please pray always that you will be accounted worthy to escape the hour of temptation that is going to come upon the whole world. And pray always that you will also be accounted worthy to stand in the presence of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, the Son of God.
  • Michele
    For awhile now certain psalms will just pop in my head! God words are for the now! Like a two edge sword. Love it,and grateful Hes always teaching me!
  • Margaret
    what a blessed time for this scripture to be given to me by the Lord as I came into my office. I went through some really disappointing situation the night before and the Lord kept saying read Psalms 21. I had no idea what it contained and when I read it, my God, what precious words and encouragement for such a time as this! Thank you God!

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