Psalms 23:6

“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Surely goodnes and mercie shall followe me all the daies of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for euer.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Surely goodness and lovingkindness will follow me all the days of my life, And I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Surely goodness and lovingkindness shall follow me all the days of my life; And I shall dwell in the house of Jehovah for ever. Psalm 24 A Psalm of David.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Truly, blessing and mercy will be with me all the days of my life; and I will have a place in the house of the Lord all my days.
- Basic English Bible

Surely, goodness and loving-kindness shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of Jehovah for the length of the days.
- Darby Bible

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.
- Webster's Bible

Surely goodness and loving kindness shall follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in Yahweh's house forever. A Psalm by David.
- World English Bible

Only -- goodness and kindness pursue me, All the days of my life, And my dwelling [is] in the house of Jehovah, For a length of days!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I shall dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 23

  • Joy arun Peter
    It taught me how to lead my life and thank God my son was inspired by Psalms that he reads and prays everyday praise be to Jesus
  • Joyce Ballentine
    Psalm 23:1 "The LORD is my shepherd, I lack nothing." MY MY MY! NO MATTER WHAT IS GOING IN THE WORLD OR IN MY LIFE, I WILL LACK NOTHING CAUSE OF MY SHEPHERD! MY SHEPHERD LEADS ME AND GUIDES ME EVEN WHEN I AM STUBBORN AND HARD HEADED! CAUSE OF MY SHEPHERD I DON'T HAVE TO STRESS OVER TEMPORARY THINGS IN THIS TEMPORARY WORLD! THANK U LORD FOR BEING MY SHEPHERD EVERY DAY OF MY LIFE AND NOT JUST ON SUN
  • Harold Johnson
    The 23rd bring me such great comfort knowing that he is the god that would supply all my needs.
  • Essienne
    I have been looking for such a commentary on the King James version of 1611 for a long time. This interpretation is simple and makes the reading of the word that much more meaningful to me. Thank you.
  • Nalini
    I love this Psalm very much. It gave me so much peace, hope and inspiration in my life on a daily basis.
  • Linda Gordon
    I love to read Psalms 23. When I was a little child my mother would say this verses all the time around the house. She said it do much, i learn the words listen to her. She would tell me to recite this verse everyday. One of my favorite today.