Psalms 23:1

“(A Psalm of David.) The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[A Psalme of Dauid.] The Lord is my shepheard, I shall not want.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD is my shepherd, I shall not want.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Jehovah is my shepherd; I shall not want.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<A Psalm. Of David.> The Lord takes care of me as his sheep; I will not be without any good thing.
- Basic English Bible

{A Psalm of David.} Jehovah is my shepherd; I shall not want.
- Darby Bible

A Psalm of David. The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh is my shepherd: I shall lack nothing.
- World English Bible

A Psalm of David. Jehovah [is] my shepherd, I do not lack,
- Youngs Literal Bible

A Psalm of David. The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 23

  • Esther Breland
    We have to bury our brother and we have need of 5 grand. My sister ask for prayer and I said Psalm 23. I read it too because I feel sad and alone. It made me feel better and I know it will help my sister too in Jesus name.
    . Thank you Father for caring
    And I know funds will come for our brother Billy Goree.
  • Ellen
    this prayer is a very powerful prayer delivered by King David, King David was a man after God's own heart. Thank you and praise god
  • Sherri Jones
    My Pastor told me to read this scripture as I was feeling lonely on this particular day.I am so thankful to God because I know that He won't leave me nor forsake me.hallelujah. It is also confirms that God will be with me during surgery next week.
  • Ange
    king David words are so true believe in him.
  • Mrs Ogomoditse Thoka
    This verse bless me indeed! It's a verse that makes wonders for me. I thank Jehovah for such a blessing.
  • Carnelita
    I love the 23rd Psalms it's a powerful prayer.