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

  • Eula Leonard
    This Shepherd, WILL BE TO YOU, WHATEVER YOU WANTS IT TO BE. HE WILL BE THAT AND MORE THAT IF WE PUT HIM FIRST IN OUR LIVES.WE GOT TO GIVE HIM A LIFE THAT IS PLEASING IN HIS SIGHT.
  • Saundra K. Thomas
    God loves us so much and he want's us to know that we will never be alone
  • Lori HardyJordan
    I am always encouraged about this prayer because it reminds me that God is still in the blessing business,Amen!
  • Thomas Duane
    I love this prayer it gives me courage, confidence hope and inspiration !
  • Denise
    Just wonderful...hearing someone that knows...you need the Holy Ghost to be saved...you cannot live for Jesus unless you have his spirit..it is impossible to please God with-out it......get it and your eyes will be opened you will see,hea and feel God inside you....Praise his holy name!!!
  • Ruby
    GOD'S goodness and mercy is upon man as long as man have Jesus in their heart. A wonderful scripture to read before bed with the family.